Credit to the Edit

With Native Instruments and Boiler Room gearing up for their ‘Credit To The Edit’ talk at the London ICA on Sunday, Boiler Room have released a piece penned by panelist Greg Wilson. ‘From Segues To Stems’, which you can read HERE, tracks the metamorphosis of the edit, from George Martin’s innovative work with the four-track Read more…

November 13th, 2015
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Soul Jazz launch Rare Cuts

Soul Jazz Records have kicked off our RARE CUTS musical concept at Soul Shakers‘ new bar space in Soho. Responsible for menus at Meat Liquor, Meat Mission, and the Beat Hotel Glastonbury, award-winning cocktail dons Soul Shakers have won fans across the festival circuit and events scene, and their new site sees them with a permanent central Read more…

November 10th, 2015
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Paris Now!

Ahead of Red Bull Music Academy Paris, RBMA have commissioned five independent film makers to explore Paris’ place at the forefront of global creativity and culture. Employing some markedly different forms of expression, Quentin Dupiex, Anne Horel, Romain Cieutat, Julien + Adrien, and Dexter Navy split apart the fibers of Paris’ artistic makeup, with results Read more…

October 22nd, 2015
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St. John at Hackney

The church of St. John at Hackney has existed at the heart of E5 for over 200 years, but since 2011 it’s been proving that you CAN teach an old church new tricks. Nowadays it is one of the area’s largest concert venues with a capacity of 1,400, and an atmosphere that casts it as Read more…

October 13th, 2015
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Departure Lounge

With anticipation for the Paris Academy reaching fever pitch, the UK will bid adieu to their crop of participants at Red Bull Music Academy presents Departure Lounge on 22nd October at The Arch Gallery in East London. In a one off cultural exchange featuring French and UK DJs playing back-to-back, Hoya:Hoya don and 2010 Red Read more…

October 6th, 2015
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Red Bull Music Academy Paris

With Red Bull Music Academy 2015 just over a month away, RBMA have shown off their curatorial prowess yet again, announcing the events that are set to run between 25th October and 27th November, in parallel with the Academy. Mirroring Paris’ dual significance as a historical hub of creativity and incubator of influential contemporary culture, Read more…

September 15th, 2015
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Jamie xx House Party

Whilst thousands took to the streets of Notting Hill for this year’s Carnival festivities, a lucky few attended Red Bull’s party at West London’s iconic Chepstow Villas on Monday. From midday till 8pm movers and shakers (or should we say crunkers and twerkers) including Skrillex, Jourdan Dunn, and Adam Deacon soaked up the Carnival vibes Read more…

September 4th, 2015
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Paris Musique Club

With the Red Bull Music Academy inching ever closer, details have been released about the site it will call home from the 19th October to the 16th November, and all the wild and wonderful things slated to happen inside. La Gaîté Lyrique, situated in Paris’ arty 3rd arrondissement, is a digital arts and modern music centre. Read more…

August 24th, 2015
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London Natives

Native Instruments turn out some of the most advanced and technically impressive hard and soft ware in the music production and live performance spheres. When this is the rep your company is built upon, it’s important to give everyone involved the tools they need to get the most out of their gear. For a number Read more…

August 18th, 2015
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We Love Hackney

If you’re a resident of Hackney borough you won’t have been able to escape all the recent negative press surrounding the area’s nightlife. Even if you’re NOT local it’s likely you’ve heard about the very real threat looming over one of London’s most exciting areas, because it’s also likely that you spend some of your Read more…

August 6th, 2015
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