Jorja Smith Announces Debut Album, ‘Lost and Found’

Jorja Smith shot to stardom after landing a spot on Drake’s More Life “playlist” a year ago. Since her guest appearence on the project, Jorja has gained a large following with tracks like “On My Mind,”“Tyrant,” alongside with Kali Uchis, “Let Me Down” with Stormzy, and more. With fans on standby waiting for an album, Jorja took…

tours announced: Pixies, Acid King, EPMD, Radiohead, Citizens Arrest, more

Pixies at the Capitol Theatre in 2017 (more by Coen Rees) The following new tours were announced. Check the Tour Dates category every day for more. PIXIES – LONDON RESIDENCY Pixies are celebrating the 30th anniversary of Come On Pilgrim and Surfer Rosa during a London residency this fall. Dates, tickets, and more info HERE….

Tess Roby x gorilla vs. bear takeover: photography

I will leave you with some of my favourite photographs I’ve taken. I’m currently preparing for an upcoming solo exhibition, LIKE WATER, A WINDOW, in Toronto as part of Contact Photography Festival. Runs April 28 – June 17th, more info here! — Tess Roby Continue reading… Source: http://www.gorillavsbear.net/tess-roby-x-gorilla-vs-bear-takeover-photography/

Tess Roby x gorilla vs. bear takeover: Eliot Roby

Eliot Roby is my brother, who wrote and recorded all of the guitar arrangements on Beacon. Often people ask me how it is to work with a sibling, and the answer is that it is both wonderful and difficult… Continue reading… Source: http://www.gorillavsbear.net/tess-roby-x-gorilla-vs-bear-takeover-eliot-roby/

Doon Kanda (Jesse Kanda) releases Luna EP on Hyperdub

Jesse Kanda’s debut musical release as Doon Kanda came out last year in the form of Heart, and looking at the cover art for that release, it’s almost as though Kanda was trying to draw (no pun intended) a hard line between his fantastic and striking work as a visual artist and his hew newfound…

Rest In Peace: some of our favorite Avicii highlights

by: Christina Hernandez Apr 20, 2018 Dancing Astronaut is still reeling from today’s news. Our publication, like many others, would not be here today if it weren’t for this man. He was truly one of the pioneers of the genre, and one of the most talented producers and songwriters out there. In 2011, Levels grew…

A legendary debut: Relive Avicii’s incredible first Essential Mix

by: Bella Bagshaw Apr 20, 2018 The electronic music world was blindsided April 20 upon learning that Tim Bergling, better known as Avicii, was found dead in Muscat, Oman at just 28-years-old. Winner of two MTV Music Awards and recipient of multiple Grammy nominations, the Swedish DJ and producer left an indelible mark on dance…

Chris Forsyth and Sunwatchers announce sunny North American tour

In his case, sunglasses NOT optional. Friends, neighbors, watchers of various popular television programs! Please! Gather near unto me! For it is I, Tour Date Formatting Boy. I have returned again from deep within the heart of the Tiny Mix Tapes content management system, where TMT news editor Dan Smart has imprisoned me in order…

RIP: Avicii, Swedish DJ

From Billboard: Swedish DJ Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, died at age 28 on Friday, April 20, his publicist confirmed. “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii,” his publicist Diana Baron said in a statement. “He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local…

BREAKING: Avicii Just Died At 28

Breaking news, Swedish EDM superstar Avicii has died at the young age of 28. Avicii is world renowned for being one of dance music’s biggest stars. “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii,” his publicist Diana Baron said in a statement. “He was found dead in Muscat,…

College Radio Unites For Vinylthon 2018 This Saturday

Over 90 college radio stations across the USA and internationally, will join forces to celebrate the third annual college radio Vinylthon this Saturday, April 21st. The event, which also marks the 11th annual Record Store Day, is being organized by the College Radio Foundation and will see college radio stations broadcasting special programs entirely with music played from vinyl records. Eighteen…

Lessons from Prince’s Estate, Still Unsettled on the 2nd Anniversary of His Death

This Saturday marks the second anniversary of Prince’s untimely death. Alex Heiche of Sound Royalties explores why the estate is still unsettled, costing is heirs millions and his fans a chance to hear new music. _____________________________ By Alex Heiche, CEO and founder of Sound Royalties While the creative genius of the late, legendary pop star Prince provides…

Jack White Is The Lord Of Vinyl: Here Are 6 Reasons Why

Vinyl has continued to enjoy a healthy resurgence, now its twelfth year on the rise. The medium owes a great deal of its renaissance to the efforts of vinyl enthusiast and aficionado Jack White. ___________________________ Guest post by David Deal of the Superhype Blog In 2017, sales of vinyl records rose for the 12th straight year. Although vinyl records…

Prepping Facebook Events For Optimal Promotion

Being able to clearly present and describe your event on Facebook is essential to reaching your patrons and fans, and being able to capture their interest to increase their chances of actually showing up at your event. _____________________________ Guest post from Event Marketing Toolbox Writing a clear and catchy description for your event is half…

Wye Oak :: The Aquarium Drunkard Interview

On The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs, Wye Oak synthesizes the disparate strands that have run through its discography over the last decade into one solid form. Synthesizers hum, electronics whirl, guitars mutate into fantastical shapes. All of this happens without ever losing the human elements of multi-instrumentalists Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack….

2018 Coachella Weekend 1 Highlights and Weekend 2 Preview

by: Jeff Zeller Apr 19, 2018 As a regular attendee of Coachella for the last 7 years, I’ve seen plenty of changes at the festival. 2018 was no different. The last few years have seen the festival transition from something big to something enormous. With this growth and scale some plenty of improvements, as well…

Kanye West Announces Album, Joint Project with KiD CuDi

Kanye West is officially back in action. Earlier this week, West reactivated his Twitter account and proceeded to bless the internets with a stream of consciousness that touched on everything from living in the moment to parenthood. This morning, Ye used the platform to drop a bomb on the hip hop world. On top of…