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Report: Calvin Harris earns an average job’s annual salary in as little as three hours

Forbes’ 2017 report outlined the world’s 100 top-grossing celebrities, who collectively raked in $5.15 billion. Although various artists appeared at the very top of the list—Diddy notably occupied the #1 slot with $130 million—electronic artists too enjoyed representation on the list of the highest-paid personalities, with Calvin Harris then emerging as the highest earning DJ, […]

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Report: The most commonly used drugs at music festivals

Over the years, drug and alcohol’s relationship with electronic dance music has heightened its foothold in worldwide festival culture. Music festivals themselves undeniably afford a collective culture of intoxication — a palpable permeation of substance use and abuse that one can sniff out regardless of whether they choose to partake or not. Considering substance abuse’s assimilation, […]

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New reports allege Datsik’s management was aware of sexual abuse claims

Datsik‘s fall from grace is like watching someone trip down an escalator — the tumbles just keeps coming, the fall doesn’t stop. Recently, reports of rampant sexual misconduct and drug use on tour have more than just sidelined the “Monster” producer, they’ve essentially wiped Troy Beetles off the planet, for now. In the wake of […]

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Apple Music set to outpace Spotify as top music streaming platform in the U.S. by summer

Watching how the digital streaming platforms’ subscribers race has unfolded over the last half decade is a fascinating study in new digital capitalism. Music streaming platforms have to navigate perhaps the most heated online competition to win their consumers, catalyzing moves like partnering with artists for high-profile releases a la Drake‘s Views on Apple Music, or Kanye […]

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Overwatch Pro’s Mid-Match Suspension Sparks Debate Over False Reporting

Félix “xQc” Lengyel was playing a competitive Overwatch match last night when suddenly, he was booted from the game and informed his account had been banned or suspended—an action that’s sparked a debate over witch hunting and false reporting.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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New study finds Justin Bieber’s music is popular among psychopaths

A new study has found that psychopaths are more likely to listen to and enjoy Justin Bieber. Of course, that might sound a bit extreme.The recent study was carried out by New York University professors who found that Bieber’s “What Do You Mean” was popular among the 190 NYU psychology students who also happened to score highly […]

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Nelly detained for alleged sexual assault

Cornell Iral Haynes Jr., better known as rapper Nelly, was detained early in the morning of Oct.7 while on tour in Washington state after a woman reported she was sexually assaulted by the artist on a tour bus, reports TMZ.Nelly is currently on tour with the country music group Florida Georgia Line. He was released early in […]

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Ibiza airport reports visitors up 6.7% from last year

Despite an effort by local officials to reclaim beaches and crackdown on nightlife in the island paradise, Ibiza airport has announced the island’s tourism is at an all-time high.The number of passengers traveling to the island has jumped from over 5.3 million passengers in January-August of 2016 to over 5.6 million passengers in the same months of this year. Over 300,000 more […]

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Ibiza airport reports visitors up 6.7% from last year

Despite an effort by local officials to reclaim beaches and crackdown on nightlife in the island paradise, Ibiza airport has announced the island’s tourism is at an all-time high.The number of passengers traveling to the island has jumped from over 5.3 million passengers in January-August of 2016 to over 5.6 million passengers in the same months of this year. Over 300,000 more […]

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Sources: Mass Effect: Andromeda Will Not Get Single-Player DLC

Yesterday, a widely shared Facebook post claimed that BioWare had canceled Mass Effect: Andromeda’s downloadable content. The good news: that Facebook post was a hoax. The bad news: they guessed correctly. Mass Effect: Andromeda will indeed not be receiving any single-player DLC, three people familiar with BioWare’s…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Sources: Mass Effect: Andromeda Will Not Get Single-Player DLC

Yesterday, a widely shared Facebook post claimed that BioWare had canceled Mass Effect: Andromeda’s downloadable content. The good news: that Facebook post was a hoax. The bad news: they guessed correctly. Mass Effect: Andromeda will indeed not be receiving any single-player DLC, three people familiar with BioWare’s…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Uber CEO’s Future at the Company Hangs in the Balance at Today’s Board Meeting

The never-ending scandals at Uber have reached a point of reckoning and according to multiple reports, the ride-sharing startup’s board will be making some major decisions today. Along with a review of the long-in-the-works report on harassment, they’ll reportedly consider a leave of absence for Travis Kalanick and a…Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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