Beatport has announced a new subscription service for selectors, Beatport LINK.
'West End' is the new release from Marquee and longtime ROKUM artist Fickry. As the name suggests, this is a Tech House beast with driving drums and percussing, rolling sub bass and a vibe enhanced by a heavily effected vocal hook, cutting synth stabs and in the big breakdown an atmospheric piano chord progression that's sure to make your move. On remix duty, Daniel Harris, another ROKUM regular steps up with a quality Tech House interpretation that puts a fresh spin on the track.
Iceperience.id backs again with International Clubbing Experience (ICE) and brings out the theme #localICEmovement. One of the program series in ICE 2019 is Electronic Music Producer Contest (EMPC), a contest for all the producers and the winner will get the chance to collab with Sean Miyashiro, founder of 88 Rising. The judges are DJ Winky Wiryawan, Riri Mestica, DJ Sumantri, Eka Gustiwana, DJ Haji, Fajar Juliawan, Lawrence Philip (SAE Institute Jakarta), Sean Miyashiro
Pioneer DJ have announced the DDJ-200, a new controller for their WeDJ app, recently announced as the first app that will stream Beatport's catalogue directly into the software. It's the first step into streaming for DJ apps, and this is the first controller specifically designed for a streaming app.
Berlin's Superbooth conference – founded by the synth sorcerers Schneider's Buero – has gone from strength to strength over the past few years. Here are our picks of the best of synths and drum machines from Superbooth 2019.
Ultra Korea is ramping up for the 8th edition of the festival. They announced phase 3 of their lineup which includes headliners like Swedish House Mafia, Skrillex, Knife Party, and Martin Garrix. They also introduced where the new location will be. AMG Speedway will be the new home for Ultra Korea and the 3-day festival taking place June 7 – June 9.
After released ‘Anjeun’ with Innerlight and Velli Vhie, then there’s another new track from Devina- Vellie titled ‘This world.’ This time, Devina and Vellie Vhie collab with Mario Christian in a future house meets piano plus beautiful vocal track. ‘This World’ release under Audio Expressions - 1945MF and this track is perfect for your sunny day playlist!
Elevation is a music festival consisting series of editions. Three Angles Production in collab with Citi Live Media and they announced Elevation that will be held on July 5, 2019, at Live Space Jakarta. The first edition in Indonesia and the festival will present Trance music. There will be some Trance Icons like Aly & Fila, John 00 Fleming, Darren Porter, Driftmoon, Paul Thomas and local DJ Cello as opening set. The next edition, Elevation also present the other music, House, EDM and Techno.
Marvel‘s Avengers: Endgame has maintained its number one position at the box office, both domestic and global.
Iko’s journey in the electronic music scene began in mid 2014 and influenced by Flight Facilities, Laidback Luke and Carl Cox. His passion for house music finds its true home through Frankie Knuckles' remixes and songs.
Pioneer DJ is reportedly for sale, with its two owners – Pioneer Corp and KKR & Co – considering selling off their stakes in the DJ behemoth. The news came via Resident Advisor who spotted the news in a Nikkei Business article. In 2015, Pioneer sold 85% of Pioneer DJ to KKR, retaining 15% but creating a separate company in the process. With sales of around $200m last year, it's expected to land around $500m when it's eventually sold.
For over 10 years as Muztang (DJ/Producer/drum&bass) and being the host of Radio Show for EDM scene in Indonesia, 'Paranoia HardRock FM', Angga Raditya also reveal himself to bethe underground house inspired alias in his new project, 'Samaran'.
Adam Gary Neat or known as DJ Adam Sky was found dead at the Hillstone Villas Resort Bali room on Saturday, May 4. Adam is Australian DJ who was based in Singapore, and He was meant to play Ultra Singapore this June.
Indonesian Finest DJ Stan, also founder of Trigger Production who collect young Indonesian DJ talents. His achievement in 2014 as Hip Hop DJ Of The Year and as DJ Of The Year Paranoia Awards 2016. With his Trigger crew Stan has moved thousands of music lovers on the dance floor with his Eclectic Open Format sounds from R&B, Hip-hop, Funk, Soul, Reggae, Classics, Bmore, BaileFunk, House and Electro at the most well respected venues in Indonesia.
R&B Parade is an event initiated by Wave Production, and its started at X2-Equinox Club then the first time the event held in outdoor at Waterbom Pantai Indah Kapuk Jakarta in 2011. Year later, this R&B rave party held again but moved to Atlantis Ancol then hiatus for years.
Kanye West is expanding his scope of artistry once again by developing a new Showtime anthology about himself titled Omniverse. Starring as a young Kanye West will be Jaden Smith, who will play the controversial artist in an alternate reality.
Bastille have announced that their new single, “Joy” will be released Thursday (May 2) via premiere
After His international debut in Japan Tour Premiere, Cyda, one of the original Rokum stable artists returns with his brand-new single 'Feel The Melody'. Taking inspiration from old school House elements build into a monster Piano track of the highest quality, beautifully accentuated by the instantly recognisable vocal hook. Guaranteed Dancefloor Gold!
The 2019 Billboard Music Awards hit the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 1.
The premier Dance For Peace event was held just after the tragic Bali bombing on 8 November, 2002. It was very traumatic for all the people that living on the island, including the founder of this event Gerry Ong. After 3 weeks of mourning and prayers, the festival gathered hundred people on the island of Nusa Lembongan and they danced for peace and initiated the process of healing.
Pioneer DJ have announced Toraiz SQUID: Sequencer Inspirational Device. The 16-track sequencer is designed around jamming and performance with a host of features to create 'happy accidents' and trigger random sequences, modulations and chords.
Diplo has unveiled his intentions to work on a new country project named Thomas Wesley after releasing a unique new track ‘So Long’ featuring American country music singer and songwriter, Cam. ‘So Long’ will be the first in a long line of intriguing collaborations in the Thomas Wesley project, which takes its name from Diplo’s birth name Thomas Wesley Pentz.
After successfully winning the MTV Asia Aloft Star Project competition with Mr. Headbox, NMDN (Nomaden) released a single titled ‘Blame’ with Jelita. Now He’s releasing his newest single entitled "Trouble" collaboration with a talented young singer named Prue. The single with Future Funk blends with House Music, release under independent label from Jakarta, Port Fork and ‘Trouble’ can be heard on digital music service.
Inspire Artistry’s very own DJ and Producer, Andre Dunant, just released a single with the title ‘Keep On Repeat’. He collaborates with a female singer and a runner up at The Voice Indonesia, Leona Untari.