Moog Music has just unveiled one of its largest engineering achievements – the new Emerson Moog Modular System. On the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the Moog Modular, the first voltage controlled synthesizer, Moog Music has honored musician Keith Emerson (formerly of iconic rock super-gr…(CONTINUED)
Welcome to our loaded Wednesday edition of the Morning Roundup. Today, we’ve got Deadmau5 teasing his new album, Brian Eno and Karl Hyde rehearsing their new material, and Gui Boratto live in-the-mix. Right this way for our complete wrap-up.
Today, it’s Canadian dance-music god Deadmau5 in a grudge match against Canadian indie-rock gods Arcade Fire. You may recall recently, when, during Arcade Fire’s Coachella set, frontman Win Butler took a couple cheap shots at dance music’s rise to prominence by, one, bringing some pretty rough Daft Punk imitators onto the stage with him to […]
The city of Miami has spoken – and it means good news for Ultra Music Festival and their fans.As Rolling Stone reported, city officials have voted in a four-to-one-margin in favor of keeping the electronic music event in Miami. Previously, Commissioner Marc Sarnoff, the vote’s lone “nay,” and Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado had called for […]
Welcome to our fabulous Friday edition of the Morning Roundup. Today, we’ve got Theo Parrish organizing a sidewalk vinyl sale, a remembrance of DJ Kemistry, and Art Department share their story. Read this way for our complete wrap-up.- Theo Parrish’s Sound Signature label is having a vinyl sidewalk sale, along with a house-dancing competition, creating […]
“Adapt or die” is the guiding principle within modern dance music. No one knows that better than Dutch master Tiësto (born Tijs Michiel Verwest), 45, who’s made the transition from his nascent hardcore days to trance and now to electro house as effortlessly as anyone. Recently, he underscored his own ability to musically shape-shift in […]
NAMM 2014: Despite NAMM starting to get onboard with electronic music in 2014 – for the first time the show had a ‘dance music’ stage, although it was fairly hidden away and not exactly packed with exciting acts – DJ products still seemed pretty sidelined compared to the hundreds of guitars, stacks of synths and […]
Dynamics processors are on of the most important tools in any producer’s toolbox, yet they’re not especially intuitive, and many producers struggle to understand how they really work, which sometimes results in them doing more harm than good to their mixes. What you need, then, is a solid grounding in the fundamentals of how these […]