It was live steamed across the world for five minutes but felt like an eternity. A less than enthused crowd at Ultra were treated to a terrible act of advertising over reach when KFC worked alongside Ultra Music Festival to organise an advertisement style DJ set by Colonol Sanders. The backlash from the community has been strong with a number of big name artists including Alison Wonderland, Black Madonna, Alex Metric and Marshmello condemning the blatant disregard and sell out of their art to ad executive committees. Cringe trigger warning for the video below! Real talk, although Ultra have an obligation to turn a profit, does it… Read entire story.
If you’re a music producer it’s likely at some point you’ve come into contact with a MIDI controller. These come in all shapes and sizes and serve as a fundamental tool for controlling the sounds inside your DAW. The most common style of MIDI controller is the keyboard and depending on which one you choose can come equipped with modulation wheels, pads, free software and more. As there is such an extensive range of controllers available on the market to choose from we’ve decided to narrow it down for you and round up the best bits of gear for the best prices. In our roundup below, we’ve selected our top 7 quality MIDI Keyboards which won’t cost you a fortune and prove … Read entire story.
The Music Industry is one of the most fluid and reactive in the world. Over the past two decades alone, the advent of the internet, social media, downloads and streaming have changed its face forever, not to mention the explosion of digital music making tools that have made it easier than ever to get into making music. With each seismic shift, the industry has had to adapt, and to succeed in the industry today’s managers, agents and label heads must master skills no-one would even have heard of just a generation ago. That said, opportunities are rife, and it is perhaps easier to get your foot in… Read entire story.
Rest In PeaceDJ Pam The FunkstressI don’t celebrate Christmas myself being a Muslim but I’ll accept this Christmass gift from Bobby Corridor dropped upon the world a few days ago. Bobby Corridor(Love a Bit of) Mixed Bag (2017) | 61 MB| Phlayva 4 Dem All – HookasOl’ Dirty Bastard – Shimmy Shimmy YaNo Concept – Homie The ClownMasta Ace – One Two, One TwoOutkast – Wailin’Eligh – ChronikStrictly Roots – Beg No Friends (Valley Mob Remix)Mysterme and DJ 20/20 – Kickin’ Wicked StylesFrankie the Pacemaker – Get LiftedKings of Swing – Show ‘Em What You GotDJ Shadow and The Groove Robbers – Count and EstimateHarmony – No JokeT La Rock – Back to BurnMC Shan – Down By … Read entire story.
On Monday, the Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has signed forward Deyonta Davis to a multi-year contract Davis was signed to his first 10-day contract on March 19, 2019 and to a second 10-day contract on March 29, 2019. He has played in eight games with the Hawks, averaging 4.3 points and 4.4 rebounds in 14.4 minutes (.682 FG%). Follow @eldorado2452 on Twitter and Instagram for all your Atlanta Hawks, NBA and sports news. Read entire story.
Ragin gives us BET Uncut vibes with his hot single “Surgery” Ft. Hood Bougie. This visual is directed by RawRobFilms. This song is off of his brand new album entitled “ATLA” streaming everywhere. Directors name: RawRobFilms Artist Name: Ragin FB: Jquan Ragin Twitter/IG: @therealragin856 Read entire story.
First release from the new Twins’ LP Grimey Life, which can be pre-ordered digitally now. While we’re on the topic, I still stand firm on my stance that his 2008 The Project Kid album, in conjunction with HNIC 2 and Product of the 80’s, marked an end of an era in terms of traditional Queensbridge rap albums. Read entire story.
This is four months old but since when have I ever been known to be cutting edge over here? Read entire story.
"Every Hero Needs A Villain" is the sophomore release from legendary Wu-Tang emcee Inspectah Deck and veteran rap duo 7L and Esoteric. The album features guest appearances from Method Man, GZA, Large Professor, Juju (of The Beatnuts), MF Doom, Meyhem Lauren and R.A. The Rugged Man and is fully produced by 7L and Spada4. It is set to be released on June 16, 2015 via Brick Records and Fly Casual Creative. Peep the review below.Read more » Read entire story.
So 2015 is already half way over and I just wanted to take the time to share some of my favorite hip-hop albums that have dropped so far this year. Here are my top rap albums of 2015 (as of June), in alphabetical order.Read more » Read entire story.
While they’re still making the interview rounds for The Beast Is G-Unit EP, G-Unit stopped and chatted with Angie Martinez on Power 105, as well as the crew over at HOT 97. A lot of topics get touched on, including music, money, business, Fif bullying, and a lot more. Read entire story.
Earlier this week we looked at how Traktor DJs can have a plug and play setup with Pioneer CDJs in HID mode. Today Ryan Dejaegher is going to show Serato DJ and Scratch Live DJs how they can use CDJs in HID mode. The control is quite similar between Traktor and Serato but there are some notable differences in the models that are supported and the hardware required. Read entire story.