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Insomniac’s New Psytrance, House and Techno Festival is Cancelled

September 19, 2018

Some things were never meant to be, like Insomniac‘s new psytrance, house and techno festival. Called Sacred Valley, the festival was set to take place next weekend at the Los Coyotes Indian Reservation in Southern California. Unfortunately, Insomniac has cancelled the festival entirely. Sacred Valley announced the news today with social media posts and a […]

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Lil Peep & XXXTENTACION Release Emotional, Surprising Posthumous Collaboration “Falling Down”

September 19, 2018

I’m admittedly in the group of people who never listened to Lil Peep or XXXTentacion until their respective deaths, but found meaning and quality in their work once I tried. With three months since X’s death and ten since Peep’s, the two’s posthumous collaboration “Falling Down” is now out. Each artist has released music within […]

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Spotify Sued for Discriminating Against Female Employees and Defamation

September 19, 2018

Despite our progress in society, women still have it rough. It’s disappointing to hear women at top companies still face discrimination, especially at a company like Spotify. That’s right; an employee has sued Spotify for discrimination against female employees and defamation. Hong Perez has sued Spotify in the New York Supreme Court, making a number […]

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Louis Futon & Medasin Treat Fans To Spectacular Flip of Travis Scott’s “Wake Up”

September 19, 2018

Louis Futon and Medasin have a very special treat for fans today. By popular demand, the producers have unleashed their brand new flip of Travis Scott‘s “Wake Up,” which can only be described as pure ear candy. If “Wake Up” wasn’t already stuck in your head, it’s about to be — that is, if Louis […]

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REPORT: Ticketmaster Recruiting Its Own Scalpers To Squeeze More Money Out Of Fans

September 19, 2018

It’s hard enough to buy tickets on Ticketmaster when tens of thousands of people are trying to secure perhaps only 5,000-10,000 tickets at major musical and/or sporting events, but it’s made much harder when the company providing those tickets is obscenely obsessed with profit. According to an undercover investigative report conducted by CBC News and Toronto Star, […]

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Music Modernization Act (MMA) Passes with Unanimous Vote

September 19, 2018

The Music Modernization Act (MMA), S.2334 officially passed in a unanimous vote by the US Senate on Tuesday (Sept. 18). The overall goal of the act has been made clear — to alter outdated music copyright laws and bring the music industry into the current streaming age. The MMA act aims to accomplish three major things: […]

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Maroon 5 To Headline Super Bowl LIII Halftime Show

September 19, 2018

Maroon 5 is set to headline the Super Bowl LIII halftime show next year! Frontman Adam Levine and the rest of the group are responsible for an incredible amount of hit songs over the years. First there was “Harder to Breathe” in 2002, then came “She Will Be Loved” in 2004. “Moves Like Jagger” shook […]

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Justice’s ‘Love S.O.S.’ video is a violent and vivifying take on fame from the perspective of the spectacle

September 19, 2018

      Where there’s Justice afoot, some freakish (and unmistakably French) fun is sure to follow. The duo’s recently released “Love S.O.S.” video is an uncanny manifestation of Justice’s otherworldly aesthetic and improbable journey. The track comes off Justice’s recently released Woman Worldwide live album, which consists of re-envisioned tracks from their vast repertoire. “Love S.O.S.” […]

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Vindata announce forthcoming debut album, ‘With Open Eyes’

September 19, 2018

No doubt Vindata have made a name for themselves on Skrilex‘s OWSLA imprint. With notable label contributions like their 2015 EP, Through Time and Space, all the way through their latest single, alongside their label head and NSTASIA, “Favor,” the LA-based duo have successfully planted their flag as forward-thinkers in the electronic space. Now, the pair will soon make […]

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Former Spotify sales executive sues company for alleged gender discrimination

September 19, 2018

Former Spotify sales executive Hong Perez has filed a lawsuit against the streaming giant for gender discrimination and defamation. The lawsuit alleges that Spotify was the host of a “boys club” culture that led to “systematic discrimination” against women, and directly names Perez’s prior boss, Brian Berner, as a key perpetrator in the organization of […]

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