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SOUNDCLOUD WILL RELEASE A SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE LATER THIS YEAR

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After e-mails were leaked last month alluding to SoundCloud joining the likes of Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal in offering a paid for subscription service, those rumours have now been confirmed. SoundCloud CTO and co-founder Eric Wahlforss has revealed that the platform will launch its subscription service later this year,[…]

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CHECK OUT MINIRIG’S BLUETOOTH SPEAKER

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Minirigs are hand-built mini portable Bluetooth speakers… Minirigs are hand-built mini portable Bluetooth speakers, made by a bunch of Bristol sound engineers who used to build professional club soundsystems, inspired by the Bristol soundsystem culture. The aim of the Minirigs is to deliver serious portable sound that can power up[…]

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NOVATION REVAMPS LAUNCHPAD CONTROLLERS

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Novation up the ante with their revamped Launchpad and Launchpad Pro controllers for Ableton Live Novation up the ante with their revamped Launchpad and Launchpad Pro controllers for Ableton Live. One of the first dedicated controllers for Ableton Live now comes with RGB pads and a new industrial design. The[…]

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Richie Hawtin awarded doctorate by Sir Patrick Stewart

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The University of Huddersfield honour the Canadian’s outstanding contribution to the world of music technology Richie Hawtin has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Huddersfield for his outstanding contribution to the world of music technology by none other than Sir Patrick Stewart, all-round British acting legend and[…]

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Erick Morillo is back with a Subliminal re-launch

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We heard a while back that legendary NYC DJ-producer Erick Morillo was gearing up to relaunch his iconic label Subliminal, and we were delighted to know that one of house music’s longstanding pioneers was going to be back at it and giving the new generation of clubbers a sense of[…]

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Clockwork orange: Korp Arp Odyssey

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Last year, the analogue revival heated up with Korg’s recreation of the classic MS20. Now they resurrect the Arp Odyssey. The orange-tinged classic from 1972 was much loved by a generation of major players like Herbie Hancock and Gary Numan – but how does it perform in the modern world?[…]

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Expect a new Deadmau5 album to be ready by January

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Deadmau5 is planning to kickstart 2016 with a new album. The only musical content we’ve had from him over the last few months are a few snippets on SoundCloud, but he let a Twitter user know he’s “going into winter hibernation” and “should have a new album done by January”[…]

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SVEN VÄTH: DOUBLE O SVEN

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Techno’s vanguard opens up about his legacy as it comes full circle in the summer of 2015 Words: SARAH POLONSKY  Portrait Pic: Courtesy of Cocoon Live Pics: ANDREW RAUNER  This man could be a double secret agent. It is the day after Sven Väth has become a card-carrying legend when we find him sipping[…]

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CHECKOUT NATIVE INSTRUMENTS’ STEMS DEMO VIDEO

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Native Instruments Show Off New STEMS Demo Video Native Instruments’ STEMS format is looking likely to cause major waves throughout the DJ community when it is finally released. Check out the video below as to what it is all about. Native Instruments’ STEMS format is looking likely to cause major waves[…]

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