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Get Your Weekend Fix with Felix Cartal's Dance Music Mix

Get Your Weekend Fix with Felix Cartal's Dance Music Mix

The Weekend Workout is a bi-weekly podcast hosted by Felix Cartal. Every other Friday Felix pumps you up with mixes made up the latest in electronic music and fers them up for free download. For the 201st edition Weekend Work, Felix spins a dance music mix featuring new Odesza, Wax Motif, Croatia Squad, Justice, Jai Wolf, Hotel Garuda, Continue reading Get Your Weekend Fix with Felix Cartal's Dance Music Mix

HOWSLA Compilation

HOWSLA Compilation

HOWSLA Compilation The long awaited HOWSLA compilation has finally arrived. The house inspired project curated by OWSLA label head Skrillex along with some help from Chris Lake has been highly anticipated since Lake’s own banger ‘‘ gave us a taste what was to come a few months ago. The talent alongside him includes AutoErotique, Tony Quattro, Wiwiek, Marc Continue reading HOWSLA Compilation

The Chainsmokers Top The Billboard Top 100 For The First Time

The Chainsmokers Top The Billboard Top 100 For The First Time

have achieved yet another first in their career, this time they are topping the Billboard Artist 100 for the first time. According to , “The Artist 100 measures artist activity across key metrics music consumption, blending album and track sales, radio airplay, streaming and social media fan interaction to provide a weekly multi-dimensional ranking artist Continue reading The Chainsmokers Top The Billboard Top 100 For The First Time

Watch Broken Social Scene Reunite for ‘Halfway Home’ on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

Watch Broken Social Scene Reunite for ‘Halfway Home’ on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

Just yesterday (March 30), beloved Canadian collective Broken Social Scene delivered their first new single in seven years with “Halfway Home.” Following the track’s release, the band appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night to give the song its live debut.   Plenty the group’s cast revolving players turned up for the Continue reading Watch Broken Social Scene Reunite for ‘Halfway Home’ on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

Broken Social Scene Return with New Single

Broken Social Scene Return with New Single

After making promises a new album, Broken Social Scene have finally delivered the record’s first single. “Halfway Home” is the first taste the yet-to-be-announced follow-up to 2010’s Forgiveness Rock Record, and it debuted on SiriusXM this afternoon (March 30). An ficial stream the single has yet to surface, but the band’s chat with radio host Jenny Continue reading Broken Social Scene Return with New Single

Art v. Numbers & the “It” Factor in Music’s Big Data Era  Article

Art v. Numbers & the “It” Factor in Music’s Big Data Era Article

Think about how you used to discover new music. Even if you’re too young to remember a time before Napster, put on your Nostalgia Goggles™ with me and pretend.   Maybe you’re walking through a record store, and a fresh, psychedelic cover catches your eye. Maybe your boy’s CD player is your gateway to what’s Continue reading Art v. Numbers & the “It” Factor in Music’s Big Data Era Article

3 Questions Before Rick Ross Releases ‘Rather You Than Me’  Article

3 Questions Before Rick Ross Releases ‘Rather You Than Me’ Article

On Friday, March 17, Rick Ross will release Rather You Than Me, his ninth full-length album and his first since leaving Def Jam for Epic Records.  Now in his 11th year in the music business, and having created a successful resume for himself in a variety entrepreneurial endeavors, will the MMG head honcho still be judged by Continue reading 3 Questions Before Rick Ross Releases ‘Rather You Than Me’ Article

SXSW Is Reportedly Threatening International Artists with Deportation If They Play Unofficial Shows

SXSW Is Reportedly Threatening International Artists with Deportation If They Play Unofficial Shows

Unficial parties go along with mountains Doritos and questionable free energy drinks as some the most interesting parts Austin’s annual SXSW festival. That said, organizers have understandably tried to crack down on the non-branded events over the years. Ahead their 2017 edition, however, the fest has apparently taken things a little too far. Felix Walworth, Continue reading SXSW Is Reportedly Threatening International Artists with Deportation If They Play Unofficial Shows

The Power Pyramid in Music – Promoters, Agents & Labels  Article

The Power Pyramid in Music – Promoters, Agents & Labels Article

The music industry is in a constant state change these days, not only for consumers but for artists themselves. Also changing are the relationships artists have with traditional power-holders, namely the power pyramid—consisting the promoter, the agent and the record label.  If you're an artist looking to lead a successful career in music, you must Continue reading The Power Pyramid in Music – Promoters, Agents & Labels Article