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Recording Your Set Is A Smart Move

TIPS & TRICKS
Recording Your Set Is A Smart Move
By Cameron Weller
Sat, 17th June 2017

Tips & Tricks on how to make your videos stick

Recording a set to audio is a smart move. Filming a performance could be an even better one. For electronic musicians and DJs, conveying some physical talent like a vocalist or instrumentalist is not ...

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Spotlight: Tara Louise

SPOTLIGHT
Spotlight: Tara Louise
By Katarina Smythe
Thu, 15th June 2017

We talk to Tara about her career and journey so far

Tara Louise is a singer/songwriter based in Los Angeles. She's been working as a professional Session Vocalist for over 7 years. Her music career started young, by age 15 having written more songs tha...

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Is Curtis Mayfield’s ‘Curtis/Live!’ the Greatest Live Album ever?

REVIEWS
Is Curtis Mayfield’s ‘Curtis/Live!’ the Greatest Live Album ever?
By Harold Heath
Sun, 11th June 2017

Or the greatest album of all time? That's a matter of personal taste...

Deciding on the GOAT (Greatest of all time) live album is an almost impossible task which inevitably will eventually come down to a question of personal taste. However, there is a general level of agr...

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Behind The Scenes - Plus Eight Equity

INDUSTRY
Behind The Scenes - Plus Eight Equity
By Simon Huxtable
Tue, 6th June 2017

John Acquaviva shares the inner workings of electronic music's premiere VC fund

The last time I spoke with John Acquaviva, we were in Ibiza and he was accepting an award for being a dance music pioneer. I remember him being visibly taken aback by it all saying, in typically humbl...

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Spotlight: Nyree Huyser

SPOTLIGHT
Spotlight: Nyree Huyser
By Katarina Smythe
Sat, 3rd June 2017

We talk to Nyree about her career and successes to date

wScottish-born entertainer, Nyree Huyser, has over a decade of worldwide success in the music industry. At age 19 she began her career performing in top European Abba tribute show, “AbbaMania&rd...

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How A Vocalizr Produced Track Was Used on the Netflix Hit Sense8

TV & FILM
How A Vocalizr Produced Track Was Used on the Netflix Hit Sense8
By Katarina Smythe
Thu, 1st June 2017

The true story of landing the perfect sync

With creators of blockbusters like The Matrix Reloaded and Thor and a brilliant international cast it’s no wonder that Sense8 is one of the biggest Nexflix successes. The binge-worthy show is ab...

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A Machine Is Learning Your Music

TIPS & TRICKS
A Machine Is Learning Your Music
By Cameron Weller
Wed, 31st May 2017

And here's what you can do about it

The music discovery mechanism is becoming better, stronger and more complex than you might have assumed. Discovery is the goal. Releasing your tracks and gaining entry to a major platform’s libr...

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Things Tom Moulton Knew

GENERAL
Things Tom Moulton Knew
By Harold Heath
Mon, 29th May 2017

DJs the world over owe a debt to producer and remixer Tom Moulton

There are many key players in the history of dance music and DJing, some more well known than others. Recent years have seen many of these pioneers start to get the recognition they deserve and Tom Mo...

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Spotify’s Troy Carter Talks Royalties At Music Biz 2017

INDUSTRY
Spotify’s Troy Carter Talks Royalties At Music Biz 2017
By The Newsroom
Thu, 25th May 2017

Are royalties fair? Carter talks the value chain

NASHVILLE – Spotify spent the first 10 years of its existence focusing on the consumer; the next 10 years will be focused on the creator, says Troy Carter, the streaming giant’s new Global...

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Why You Need A Brand, Not Just A Name

TIPS & TRICKS
Why You Need A Brand, Not Just A Name
By Cameron Weller
Mon, 22nd May 2017

There's more to artist's branding than meets the eye

The graphic representation of your name is pretty dull, Sans Serif is in vogue at the moment, so I’m going to use that for the poster for my next gig, I’ll tell the promoter they can choos...

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