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Navigating the technosphere with Ø [Phase]: a pre-Movement discussion

An enigmatic persona exists deep within the techno rabbit hole. Using the moniker Ø [Phase] (né Ashley Burchett), the stalwart DJ and producer has made his mark on things dark, atmospheric, and downright technical. His productions are as hypnotic and diverse as his sets, covering a mélange of stylings that range from subdued and almost tribal, […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: The Coming War For Control Of The Prosecutor’s Office

The Banter Long Read: There’s a quiet revolution happening in America’s courtrooms that promises to radically change how brown skin is treated by our extremely racist criminal justice system. It’s a small revolution but it’s growing and once it gets large enough to threaten the status quo, the …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Rudy Giuliani Has Now Confessed That Trump Tried To Collude With Russia

You should now be able to count on one hand how many weeks (or days) Rudy Giuliani has left acting as Trump’s lawyer. The former New York Mayor went on Fox News last night and confessed that his client did in fact seek to collude with Russia in the 2016 campaign, but it was OK […]

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Trump Voters Are Whining They Want “Respect” Because They’re Terrified Of The Blue Wave

The cold wind of fear is gripping Trump country and it’s pretty damn funny. Paul Waldman writes: In the endless search for the magic key that Democrats can use to unlock the hearts of white people who vote Republican, the hot new candidate is “respect.” If only they cast off their snooty liberal …Continue reading […]

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New feature on YouTube provides additional credit information for more than one million songs

As of May 16, YouTube will take additional measures to provide song credit information for more than half a billion of the music videos that are currently available on YouTube’s website. Entitled “music in this video,” the new feature will be located below the “show more” area underneath a given music video, and will identify […]

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Moog expands the family with new analog synth, ‘Moog Grandmother’

Moog is keeping synth production in the ever expanding family. Meet the Grandmother, the latest Moog-branded semi-modular analog synthesizer to hit the market. Modeled after the company’s landmark Moog Modular, the Grandmother functions both individually and in tandem with other Moog electronics. The Grandmother is additionally outfitted with a built-in arpeggiator, an analog filter, a […]

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One of The Gaslamp Killer’s accusers responds to defamation suit, Facebook post

In mid-October of last year, Chelsea Tadros took to Twitter to accuse electronic music producer and DJ, The Gaslamp Killer, of drugging and raping her and her friend RaeAn Medina in 2013. Shortly thereafter, William Bensussen was dropped from his labels, among other connections to the music industry at large severed. The Gaslamp Killer denied the […]

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Morocco’s Oasis Festival adds Ben Klock, Damian Lazarus, Stephan Bodzin & more to its already fervent fourth edition

As if Oasis Festival‘s stunning Atlas Mountains backdrop wasn’t appealing enough, the Moroccan festival just unveiled an enticing slew of heavyweights rounding out its 2018 billing. Berghain mainstay Ben Klock, desert house shaman Damian Lazarus, techno favorite Stephan Bodzin (live), and more joining will be the ranks. Considering that Oasis Festival’s filled with pleasant surprises, not to mention an exemplary, who’s who of […]

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Average-Looking British Woman Made $7,000 Per Month As A Prostitute While Working For Senior Politician

The secretary of senior British politician Dominic Raab has been caught selling sex through a sugar daddy website. Although Raab serves as Housing Minister in Theresa May’s cabinet, he is privy to a range of national secrets, including those related to anti-terrorism, defense, and even Britain’s nuclear program. Rebecca Tott’s double life should serve as […]

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The Right Is Freaking Out Over The “Crossfire Hurricane” Story

We’re in the middle of another right wing meltdown over the latest revelation that the FBI was investigating Trump’s treasonous collusion with Russia by the summer of 2016, well before they had even heard of the Steele Dossier. After a drunken George Papadopoulos blabbed to the Australian …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: Who Could’ve Predicted Trump’s North Korea Summit Would Fall Apart?

Days like these, I often stare at my blank computer screen, unable to zero-in on a topic to cover. Clearly there are way too many tantalizing bombshells bursting forth from the ongoing fire-hose of news. As a political writer, I’ll never complain about an overly abundant news cycle — as long as …Continue reading Continue […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: The Sad Spectacle Of The “Intellectual Dark Web”

As much as I agree with much of the criticisms leveled at social justice warriors and the gender pronoun obsessed left, the self-anointed brave warriors of the “Intellectual Dark Web” have managed to do the unthinkable and out-snowflake the snowflakes. The group is a collection of mostly rich, …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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adidas Skateboarding x Harold Hunter Foundation To Host Special Events For Second Year In A Row

For the second year in a row, adidas Skateboarding will be partnering with The Harold Hunter Foundation (HHF) to host a series of special events rooted in the worlds of art, photography, and skateboarding—realms close to the heart of the late legendary skateboarder, Harold Hunter. The 2018 Harold Hunter Weekend will take place at multiple locations across New York […]

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How to Customize Google’s Updated ‘News’ App 

iOS/Android: Google News is pretty much a household phrase nowadays, and the company just release a big update to its Android and iOS apps that adds in a lot of machine learning. Presumably, this will help you get more relevant and interesting news to read within the app. Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How Positiva Records has shaped the dance music scene since 1993, A&R director Jason Ellis tells all [Interview]

Positiva Records has been a unique influence in the music industry since its birth 25 years ago, known best for its eclectic roster of artists and breathtaking productions. With all the support Positiva has garnered over the years, the imprint has become more than just a label, but a flourishing platform for artists from all […]

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