Moses Boyd is a drummer in the same way Questlove from the Roots is a drummer, which is to say that the twice Mobo-winning 28-year-old Londoner is a producer-composer-collaborator-influencer not bound by the kit surrounding him. A progenitor of the current London jazz scene, Boyd’s official solo debut goes large on cross-pollination – and dancing. … [Read more...] about Moses Boyd: Dark Matter review – party-facing solo debut
The Event: Jean-Michel JarreThe Date: Sunday, June 21 at 3:15 p.m. ETThe Artists: Jean-Michel Jarre, via his avatar, will perform live in “Alone Together,” a specially designed virtual world.The Cause: This project aims to send a message to the public and the music industry that whether in the real or virtual world, music and live performance have a value, the recognition and sustainability of which is vital for millions of creators.How to Watch: Via Jarre's website. … [Read more...] about How to Watch All Of the Dance Music Livestreams Happening This Weekend (June 19-21)
Although an official announcement has not been made by the Balearic government, there are indications -- including a report in local Ibiza newspaper El Diario -- that officials will vote to shutter indoor nightclubs for the remainder of 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, or enact capacity restrictions that club owners do not consider economically feasible. An official vote is expected tomorrow (June 18) in Palma, the capital of Mallorca. … [Read more...] about Two of Ibiza’s Biggest Music Venues Just Canceled Their 2020 Seasons. Will More Be Next?
“Ever since we started doing EPIC,” Prydz told The Verge, “our goal has always been to try and blow people away, but in a way that they haven’t been blown away before at an electronic dance music event ... New technology will become available and we will figure out a way to incorporate that, and we will be able to do something that we haven’t been able to do before.” … [Read more...] about Eric Prydz Is Bringing Back One of the Most Spectacular Audiovisual Shows in Dance Music History
Honestly, similar to the last story, I was very clueless and just going with it. I did not know why or what, but I was just like, “All right, I'll just go with this.” That's absolutely the mentality I had. Thinking back, should I have been planning things out a little more? Strategizing? The fact was, I had no idea what was going on. I was just flying by the seat of my pants. It was on a late-night show, I think Fallon. I was just like, “What?” … [Read more...] about 20 Questions With Baauer: The Producer Reveals the Inspiration for Creating Alien Worlds in ‘Planet’s Mad’
He also complained of bloodshot eyes from staying up for hours staring at the female gamers and claims he once ejaculated on his personal computer's monitor, causing it to short circuit and spark a fire that left his apartment in a blackout. … [Read more...] about Sex addict sues Amazon-owned video platform Twitch for $25million because it has ‘too many scantily clad gamers’ that left him excited and he ‘injured himself’