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Shazam Partners With Rdio to Bring Full Length Streams Within iOS App

  Popular music discovery app Shazam has released an update to its iOS version that allows users who Shazam a tune to hear the full length track rather than just a preview. This new feature is powered by streaming service Rdio and will be free to subscribers of both products. If you have Rdio installed, […]

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Is This the Justin Bieber House Track We’ve All Been Dreading?

Justin Bieber’s Ibiza DJ residency (wink wink) has obviously inspired him enough to make a house track. But, sadly, this news isn’t an April Fool. Yup, the moment we’ve all been dreading has arrived. It seems like Bieber has made a house track. The evidence of said track comes from his Instagram account. He recently uploaded a short […]

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Traxsource Partners With Audiolock

Traxsource has partnered with the leading music specific anti-piracy service AudioLock to help boost sales for labels using their platform. The innovative deal, the first of its kind, allows anyone who sells their releases on Traxsource to get an exclusive 20% off AudioLock’s anti-piracy services simply by ticking a box within their newly integrated systems. Traxsource is the […]

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Listen Up Bass Heads, a New All-Star Festival is Coming Your Way

  This fall, a new festival is plunging into the crowded US circuit. The Safe in Sound festival looks to unite bass heads nationwide as they lock down 20 cities and a line-up consisting of the scene’s biggest names. Heading the travelling festival – which kicks off September 19 in Milwaukee – are Adventure Club, […]

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HARD Summer is Sold Out, But Here’s the Word on HARD Day Of The Dead

  With less than two weeks to go before Tiësto, Disclosure, Jack U and friends take over Whittier Narrows for (the now completely sold-out)HARD Summer, company head Gary Richards has already begun prep for HARD’s premier fall event. Day of the Dead (DOTD) will return for its third year on November 1 and 2, HARD […]

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Documentary Focusing on Shuffling Premiering Next Month

  The dance known as shuffling has been a hot topic in the past few years (see here) and it’s now set to be the focus of a documentary. Release, compiled by The New British, is directed by Kez Glozier and Sam Hiscox and explores the dance’s origins from the 1920s jazz dance The Charleston into its […]

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Voting Now Open for Fame Music’s World Electronic Music Contest

  Fame Music’s World Electronic Music contest is well under way and votes can now be submitted. Everyone who votes is in with a chance to win a five-day trip to Ibiza with a friend while the winner of the competition will get to DJ on the White Isle, in Las Vegas and Dubai and release on Sister […]

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Avicii Collaborates With Rock & Roll Legends

Avicii made waves when he released his latest album, ‘True,’ which contained several collaborations with artists representing a variety of genres including Nile Rodgers, Adam Lambert, and Aloe Blacc. It was a new direction for the Swedish EDM star, and was met with mixed reviews from the music community but sold very well around the […]

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“File Under, ‘For Real?’:” Ultra Sues YouTube Star, Kaskade Weighs In

With an enormous following on YouTube and beyond, Michelle Phan is a self-made internet celebrity. This week, however, the 27-year-old entrepreneur’s make-up instructional videos – which have earned her over 6.6 million subscribers – are at the center of a lawsuit filed by dance powerhouse Ultra Records. As reported by Reuters, Ultra Records LLC and Ultra […]

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Indie Labels Sign Initiative Aimed at Treating Artists Fairly

  Hundreds of independent labels from around the world have signed up to an initiative aimed at making sure artists receive a fair amount of digital revenue. Over 700 labels – including Domino, Ninja Tune, XL Recordings and Rough Trade – are said to be signatories of the Fair Digital Deals Declaration which relates to […]

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