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Beatport unveils new product roadmap and annual genre rankings, techno reigns supreme

Beatport has introduced a new product roadmap as a part of their continued “commitment to developing independent music and labels” at Ibiza‘s annual International Music Summit. Hype Charts, Beatport’s most outright effort to support rising labels, will arrive in early-June. “With so many incredible releases added to Beatport each week, there’s a lot of competition for the […]

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IMS Ibiza opens with emotional speech on Avicii’s death from Pete Tong: ‘We weren’t supposed to die chasing the dream’

The International Music Summit (IMS) officially kicked off in Ibiza with conference co-founder Pete Tong‘s discussion on mental health. Tong began with an emotional speech on the tragic passing of Avicii, and spoke about how the industry can better deal with the stresses and strains of life in the music business. In the talk, Tong […]

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International Music Summit finalizes 2018 international speakers programming

Ibiza’s International Music Summit (IMS) announced the final speaker details for its 11th annual conference, set to take place just as the White Isle’s season kicks off, May 23–25th. Now, in association with Pioneer DJ, IMS brings together over 93 impressive voices from around the world. Twenty-three global artists and industry heavy-weights will bring further insight to the summit, […]

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International Music Summit adds 60+ influential industry figures to speakers summit

Ibiza’s International Music Summit (IMS) has announced further details for its 11th annual conference, set to take place just as the season kicks off, May 23–25th. Now, in association with Pioneer DJ, IMS has announced it will bring together even more of the industry titans. This will include deadmau5, the heads of mau5trap, Seth Troxler, the management teams […]

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International Music Summit announces star-studded Dalt Villa 2018 closing lineup

The International Music Summit (IMS) announced its annual closing lineup set for the Dalt Villa on May 25 in Ibiza’s Old Town. Entering its 11th year, IMS Ibiza is a three-day educational platform for the electronic music industry held annually in the dance music capital of the world. Dalt Villa will boast both legendary and emerging artists in […]

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IMS Ibiza will examine health, wellness, and sexual harassment for 11th rendition

The International Music Summit will be returning to the dance music capital of the world, Ibiza, for the eleventh rendition of the three-day educational and motivational thought-leadership forum. Industry leaders and artists from the international electronic music sector, come together every year to throw a spotlight onto the complex challenges and emerging opportunities in today’s ever-evolving industry. This […]

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What 108 Years Of Repaving Looks Like Under Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s Asphalt

Indianapolis Motor Speedway is one of the most historic tracks in America and as such, it’s seen a lot of major repaves over the years. It was once paved in all bricks, but taking a core sample of the track surface shows off all the years of work that’s been done to the track, layer […]

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Industry professionals reflect on the global digital music explosion in the East at IMS conference

The International Music Summit held a conference to discuss the global digital music explosion in the East on September 21 and 22, specifically the rise of streaming and the scale of future income as China and Asia fully expand their music markets. The panel consisted of five keynote speakers and was moderated by Mark Lawrence […]

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Industry professionals reflect on the global digital music explosion in the East at IMS conference

The International Music Summit held a conference to discuss the global digital music explosion in the East on September 21 and 22, specifically the rise of streaming and the scale of future income as China and Asia fully expand their music markets. The panel consisted of five keynote speakers and was moderated by Mark Lawrence […]

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This Beat-To-Shit Porsche 911 Is Why You Should Always Get Your Pre-Owned Car Inspected

No one wants to buy a used car only to have expensive problems pop up down the road. This is especially true if you’re dropping some serious money on a sports or luxury car with complex and costly components. The best way to avoid such problems is a pre-purchase inspection.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Sven Väth, Uner, and Technasia announced as first guest speakers at IMS College – Malta

Pete Tong‘s International Music Summit (IMS) has become the premier force that brings together people across the electronic music industry to discuss its current state and how to best move forward in the future. Outside of business, IMS also aims to nurture those just entering into it as well — from production, to management, to promotion.Last year, […]

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Annual IMS Business Report shows dance music industry is worth $7.4 billion

International Music Summit has released the annual IMS Business Report which shows an in-depth economic study of the electronic music industry, and has also publicized that the global electronic music industry has grown 3% in the past year and is now worth $7.4 billion from $7.1 billion the year before.The information shared in the annual […]

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China’s STORM Festival announces expansion into overseas markets

Dance music culture across Asia has historically drawn on Western influences, with the number of international festivals, such as Ultra, taking aim at the enormous pan-Asian consumer market. With each passing year, these spectacle-themed events continually increase in size, shape, and scale. However, business as usual may be facing endemic change, with China’s leading festival production […]

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