Robert Pattinson looks set to be named as the new Batman. According to Variety, the former Twilight star is the “top choice” to play the caped crusader in the forthcoming The Batman movie following Ben Affleck’s departure. Others on the list reportedly included Jack O’Connell, Kit Harrington, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Richard Madden, and Armie Hammer.
Thor and Terminator: Salvation star Isaac Kappy has reportedly died at the age of 42.
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.
Hype Festival announces the annual music festival “SHVR GROUND FESTIVAL” (SGF) will be held again for two days on Friday & Saturday, September 6 & 7 at Indonesia Convention Exhibition - ICE, BSD. This year the festival presents "Galaxia Voyage" theme, a space journey into three spectacular music arenas.
Behringer are remaking the Yamaha CS-80, the classic polysynth – made famous for providing the haunting sounds on the Blade Runner soundtrack, among others – is notoriously expensive, heavy and fragile and currently goes for a very high price on the second-hand market. Behringer have been teasing various clones for years now, some of which have never come to market.
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.
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
The 2019 Billboard Music Awards hit the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 1.
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.
Producers: thanks to the award-winning Mixed In Key Studio Edition, you're now able to instantly analyse sounds and samples inside a DAW.
After the Hiatus, Indonesian finest band Kidnap Katrina was back in 2017 and they remade Classic Hits “Biru”. Then in 2018, Anang, Massto, Koko, Gorgha and Damon released “Kesepian”. End of 2018, released new single “Diam (...jangan bersuara)” and the video clip just launched in April, 22. In the video, Kidnap Katrina tells about Mutual slander, inaccurate statements, which is misleading before the truth (HOAX) and they choose not to speak out.
Sony has revealed details of its highly anticipated PlayStation 5 in a new interview with Wired. The new console will feature entirely new hardware from its predecessors the PS4 and PS4 Pro, including an eight-core CPU based on a new AMD chip that will make it the first gaming console to feature ray- tracing graphics.
Following some initial delays, MWM's new Phase technology has started shipping to early buyers. First presented to the world last year, Phase is a new form of technology geared towards playing vinyl wirelessly providing an alternative to turntable needles. The device can sit on top of 12" records and sends signals to a USB receiver which coverts the data to a readable signal via compatible DJ software such as rekordbox, Serato and Traktor.
Pioneer DJ has announced the release of their latest all-in-one DJ controller, the DDJ-800. The 2- channel rekordbox controller is designed to help you get the most from the new features coming to the software with the release of rekordbox ver. 5.5.0.
Loopmasters have updated Loopcloud to version 4.0, adding a new comprehensive Loop Editor. The Editor lets users audition, chop, re-arrange and remix loops and transients, creating their own patterns before any sample has been paid for or downloaded. Loopcloud gives users access to the millions of samples on Loopmasters store via a cloud-connected plugin.
Beyond Borders Festival (BBF) is the largest Hip Hop and R&B Music Festival in ASEAN, also combines Urban Music, Urban Art and Urban Lifestyle. The festival promoted by MME entertainment who bringing Kygo to Jakarta and BBF will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 30 and May 1, 2019, at Allianz Eco Park Ancol, Jakarta
A Festival for Grilled Food lovers already held at Eighty/Nine Eatery and Spirits Kemang. The All You
Kilo Lounge was first established in Singapore and following the success of Kilo Lounge Singapore, now expanded to Indonesia. Located under the same roof as Kilo Kitchen at Gunawarman 16, South Jakarta. Kilo Lounge Jakarta is a cocktail lounge and music emporium, also connect guests through its diverse programming spanning Music, Art and Lifestyle.
Metallica have announced that they will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their classic ‘S&M’ album with a special performance dubbed ‘S&M²’.
Jakarta Toys & Comics Fair (Toys Fair) promoted by Sacca Production is Toys & Hobbies Exhibition and this year has held on 16-17 March 2019 at Kartika Expo, Balai Kartini. This annual event also part of Enjoy Jakarta, a program from the Jakarta’s government.
Musician Giuseppe Acito of Opificio Sonico demonstrating how to use a sequencer made from Lego bricks to create techno loops.