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WATCH: Nile Rodgers & Chic join forces with Mura Masa & Nao on funky new track

Nile Rodgers has proven his knack for writing hit songs over the past five decades, with collabs from Duran Duran to Daft Punk under his belt. Keeping up with the newest names in funky pop music, Rodgers and Chic have taken to the Jools Holland show on BBC Two with Mura Masa and NAO to […]

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Live stream Justice’s headlining performance from Google’s I/O conference

There’s been a steady stream of exciting news pouring out of northern California from Google’s annual I/O conference. The Google Assistant is getting a John Legend upgrade, devices are now being integrated with continued conversational abilities, but perhaps the most exciting part will be a rare live-streamed performance by Justice to close out this year’s event. […]

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Monolink describes growing into his musical self and the inspiration behind ‘Amniotic’ [Q&A]

In recent years, a new type of artist has been developing in Germany, one as unique as he is talented. This artist is called Monolink, and his music is a blend of his own voice, his guitar, and craftily arranged, satisfying electronica. His music has been so well received, in fact, that some are pointing […]

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Meet the underground talent of CRSSD Fest: Henry Saiz

CRSSD‘s 7th edition is a special one —it marks the official third birthday of the festival. Hosted at its usual location at the picturesque Waterfront Park in San Diego, the semi-annual event certainly hasn’t faltered in its lineup curation, inviting the likes of Cirez D, Empire of the Sun, Henry Saiz, and Tchami onto its bill across March 3 & […]

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Jennifer Lopez unveils Skrillex collaboration at recent performance

Last year, rumors surfaced that Skrillex may be working with Jennifer Lopez after photos of the pop icon, Colombian hit maker J Balvin, and the OWSLA head honcho appeared on social media. Now it appears their collaboration has materialized, as concert goers in attendance at Calibash 2018 in Los Angeles were treated to the untitled track’s […]

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Weekend Rewind: Kevin Anderson enthralls in two-hour 2017 Desert Hearts set

Kevin Anderson is the life of the party.The artist rolls with a cheeky crew whose house, techno, and love mantra permeates through all possible facets of their work — paramount to the Desert Hearts ethos. His eccentricity  stands out not only in his propensity for finding rare tracks, Anderson also manages to impress with his of injection of love and non-stop danceability into his sets.His […]

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How to get Ableton Live 10 public beta

Ableton Live has released the beta version of their forthcoming Live 10 software to the public. Users of Ableton 9 can access the software update by signing up for Ableton’s Centercode bug tracking system.Ableton’s version 10 promises more fluidity for MIDI arrangement, increased ability to capture spontaneity and easier access while editing multiple clips at the same time.The update also offers users […]

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Watch Radiohead’s Thom Yorke debut new song ‘I’m A Very Rude Person’

Radiohead‘s frontman, Thom Yorke, is in the midst of a brief solo tour ahead of his headlining appearance at Houston’s Day For Night Festival.Kicking off the jaunt was Yorke’s show at Los Angeles’ Fonda Theatre, where Consequence of Sound reports Yorke played out an extensive, 15-song set brimming with new and unreleased music.Per a printed setlist release, two of […]

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Mr. Carmack announces live tour, The Original Sound Tour

Come January, Mr. Carmack will serve fans a musical sampler as a part of his latest initiative, The Original Sound Tour. The 23-stop tour will witness the production guru descend upon a number of major cities to deliver live renditions of songs that will be respectively pulled from Melodies, Vibes, Bang, Vista, and Mr. Carmack’s RED, […]

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MUST WATCH: Daft Punk’s monumental 2007 Alive show is here with HD audio

Daft Punk’s 2007 Alive tour indisputably changed dance music for eternity.Serving as a pivotal moment for live performances, fans relish in the opportunity to get even a glimpse at the pyramidal magic. At last, full concert footage has been compiled, sourced, and synched with HD audio courtesy of Vimeo user Xero Foxx from the Paris leg of the duo’s […]

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Watch Justice perform live in Paris in impeccable full concert recording

A live Justice performance is undoubtedly one of the most impressive of live dance music performances. Luckily, one of the mighty Parisian duo’s sets has been preserved on video by Arte Concert and the quality number’s now available for viewing.Recorded at the Accor Hotels arena in Paris on their October 14 jaunt, the duo rips through a vivacious bag of tricks and tracks, adding […]

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Nicolas Jaar set to release ambient album

Nicolas Jaar is set to release a new ambient album.The announcement for the new LP came via Twitter on October 23, after the artist announced two last-minute gigs — both set for The Kitchen in Manhattan through his record label, Other People.Jaar shared he’ll perform two sets in the evening of October 24, also featuring a book launch with Maziyar Pahlevan […]

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Four Tet announces six live shows set for 2018

Four Tet is set to play a short run of live shows next year following the debut of his newest album New Energy, his first full-length release since 2015’s Morning/Evening.The London producer took to Twitter yesterday to announce a pairing of dates in his hometown at Village Underground on February 19 and 20. The two shows will be followed […]

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Pioneer unveils new DJS-1000 performance sampler

Live sampling and remixing are a joint venture coming soon to DJ booths everywhere as Pioneer prepares to launch its new DJS-1000 performance sampler.The sampler will enable artists to sample audio derived from media players or turntables immediately via its send/return connection, which can additionally be used with a step sequencer and altered with effects. […]

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Watch Prince Fox & Quinn XCII Do A Rooftop Session of ‘Space’

Prince Fox and Quinn XCII have embarked on another  mission to “Space”  —  this time, to remake their famed collaborative single on an LA roof top. Since its release, “Space” has received high praise by both the numbers and by tastemakers. The continuous shot and live feel of their acoustic-ish video in this rooftop session creates a sweet juxtaposition to the […]

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Watch Pharrell join Stevie Wonder’s Daft Punk cover at Global Citizen

Game recognize game.This past weekend Global Citizen fest commenced in New York’s Central Park, drawing nearly 60,000 attendees all focused on advancing the political discourse around global human rights. Led by a lineup of major starpower that included Big Sean, The Chainsmokers, Alessia Cara, and The Killers among others in 2017, the festival has paired […]

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Autograf – Sleepless in NYC (Original Mix)

Autograf have released a new single on Armada named “Sleepless in NYC.” The groovy tune is downtempo, contrasting with the upbeat-sounding title of “Sleepless In NYC.” Smooth vocals lead into the drop, which has a cheery, catchy vibe despite its chill 100 BPM.The Chicago trio is known for performing live with instruments and creating their own […]

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