“SPUR” The Upcoming DJ Mix From Laces

Volume One by Laces called “SPUR” features The Flaming Lips, Bob Dylan, Cassius, The Sea and Cake, Andrew Bird, and Neon Indian. This first go around also includes (among other things), The Velvet Underground and an original song by Laces called “Generations Games,” which is off the upcoming record.

Volume One by Laces called “SPUR” features The Flaming Lips, Bob Dylan, Cassius, The Sea and Cake, Andrew Bird, and Neon Indian. This first go around also includes (among other things), The Velvet Underground and an original song by Laces called “Generations Games,” which is off the upcoming record.

Vitalic, Flashmob

Finally, officially released in the US… Vitalic, Flashmob is out today (11/3) on Different. If your heavy into  electro, disco, aggressive bass lines or dance pop this album is sure to please. Tracks such as “Poison Lips” will undoubtedly bring a new crowd to Vitalic’s fan base and convince ol’ school dance addicts to explore … Continue reading “Vitalic, Flashmob”

Movement Torino

Movement Torino kicks off today (VENUE: Pala Olimpico Isozaki di Torino). Movement Torino is the European version of Movement in Detroit (the Detroit Electronic Music Festival aka DEMF), one of the largest, longstanding and most influential dance music festivals in the world. Movement, started on Memorial Day weekend back in 2000, then called the Detroit … Continue reading “Movement Torino”

Winter Music Conference 2010 Dates

The Winter Music Conference is now in it’s 25th year. This is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated and publicized global gatherings for pioneering artists, innovators and professionals in the electronic and music industry as a whole. The event will still be in Miami Beach at the bold new Eden Roc Beach Resort & Spa, … Continue reading “Winter Music Conference 2010 Dates”

TwitterDJ Released for Download

Now available for download is the TwitterDJ application. DJ pioneer/Producer/Label Owner Richie Hawtin and his Minus label helped develop this application that tweets each track a DJ plays during a set in (nearly) real time. You can see the application in action @ his twitter account. The app utilizes an updated version of Traktor’s standard … Continue reading “TwitterDJ Released for Download”

Touch. The New Beatport

The last sense to be featured before the launch of the new beatport is touch. I have to say, they’ve saved some of the best additions for last (as they should). What’s the real focus? Functionality. A very inventive piece, for any website, is the new docking feature. Both the playlist and MyBeatport can be … Continue reading “Touch. The New Beatport”

See the New Beatport

Ahem. Excuse me, let me remove my foot from my mouth. Last entry I told you the biggest piece the MyBeatport section was missing, the ability to mark individual tracks as favorites. Well, instead of adding it to the MyBeatport section, they’ve decided to add a whole new separate function labeled the Hold Bin (better … Continue reading “See the New Beatport”

Smell the New Beatport

The next set of updates to 4.0 somehow are associated with your sense of smell. Well, they had to try to get all five in right? They’ve upgraded My Beatport; you know, the small window section in the lower left hand corner where you can save your favorite artists and labels for quick navigation. So … Continue reading “Smell the New Beatport”