‘Where are the decks?’: 10 DJs share the story of their worst ever set (DJ Mag)

By |2023-11-27T23:14:06-06:00November 27th, 2023|Clubs - Nightlife, DJ, DJ Mag, Entertaiment, mistakes, Music|

It’s not all bright lights and fist pumps, this DJ life. Technical issues, travel delays and mis-matched line-ups are par for the course when you’ve been playing out long enough — not to mention the self-doubt many struggle with, even at the peak of their career. But these difficult sets, brutal as they are, can [...]

Top Ten December 2023 Festivals (Resident Advisor)

By |2023-11-20T18:46:32-06:00November 20th, 2023|Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ, electronic music, House Music, International, Music, Resident Advisor|

We close out the year with festivals in Australia, India, Brazil and beyond. Meredith Music Festival Meredith, Australia December 8 - December 10 Nothing encapsulates the warmth of Australia's Meredith Music Festival more than the fact that all of the communications come from "Aunty Meredith"—except maybe the animated koala bears that clamber up the home [...]

For the love of sound : How vintage hi-fi sound systems are driving boutique club nights forward (MusicTech)

By |2023-11-17T21:25:42-06:00November 17th, 2023|Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ, electronic music, Entertaiment, House Music, International, London, Music News, UK|

    We speak to the people behind some of the best-sounding speakers, bars, and club nights in the UK – discussing vintage audio gear, a truly eclectic musical ethos, and the tech that makes it all sound so good.   For the at-home enthusiast, audio gear from the 70s and 80s is highly prized [...]

In Uganda, queer electronic music artists face the impact of a global anti-LGBTQ backlash (DJ MAG)

By |2023-11-15T22:02:48-06:00November 15th, 2023|Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ Mag, electronic music, Gay, International, LGBTQIA+, news, Report, Trans|

    Uganda passed a draconian anti-LGBTQ law in March, sending the county’s queer community into turmoil and marking another brutal step in the homophobic and transphobic backlash sweeping the globe. Marke Bieschke speaks to some of the musicians affected about the new realities they face, how their art has changed, and what we [...]

SaveTheNight funding application window extended (Resident Advisor)

By |2023-11-05T20:35:12-06:00November 5th, 2023|Announcements, Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, Entertaiment, International, Music News, Resident Advisor|

  Got an idea that could help nightlife to progress? Apply before November 30th. The application window for the #SaveTheNight 2023 fund has been extended by 30 days.   Applications are welcome from anyone around the world working in nightlife who has an idea or a project that can help nightlife to develop and progress. [...]

EX.685 Honey Dijon (Resident Advisor – RA Exchange)

By |2023-11-04T17:45:06-05:00November 4th, 2023|African American, Announcements, Chicago, Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, Honey Dijon, House Music, Interviews, LGBTQIA+, Music News, producer, Resident Advisor, Trans, Women|

  "I don't complain, I create." The house DJ talks about her new multi-platform project, Honeyverse, and using music as a way to celebrate the Black queer community.   Honey Dijon is a queer house music icon whose reputation precedes her. Originally hailing from Chicago, she grew up going to raves in the 1970s, eventually [...]

The History of GDE, ADE’s little brother (Gay News)

By |2023-10-29T21:10:26-05:00October 29th, 2023|ADE, Amsterdam ADE2023, Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ, Gay, House Music, LGBTQIA+|

Amsterdam Dance Event continues to be the world's largest and most important DJ and electronic music conference and festival. Consisting of different sub-conferences and sub-events (such as GDE, Amsterdam Dance Event's little brother) ADE continues its global impact on the world's dance music industry, and the GDE events carry a clear message during the ADE: [...]

My House Radio FM looms LARGE at ADE

By |2023-10-16T22:24:22-05:00October 16th, 2023|ADE, Amsterdam, Amsterdam ADE2023, Announcements, Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ, House Music, International, My House Radio|

Amsterdam will be ALIVE with the sound of music this week as the Amsterdam Dance Event kicks off on Wednesday.  My House Radio will be well represented at ADE, with its Bulldog Palace takeover. If you're attending ADE, be sure to get yourself to the Bulldog Palace for a week of STELLAR music, dancing, and [...]

My House Radio’s Exclusive Interview with Dutch Legend Rob Boskamp

By |2023-10-02T22:50:22-05:00October 2nd, 2023|ADE, Amsterdam, Amsterdam ADE2023, Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ, House Music, House Music History, International, Interviews, producer, Report|

  ROB BOSKAMP. FOTO MARCEL ANTONISSE/ BIOGRAPHY:  DJ Rob Boskamp is probably one of the most well-known names in Dutch DJ-history. He has played every single festival and every single club in Holland and is also a regular in most clubs at the isles of Curacao and Bonaire. His DJ-styles range from soulful, [...]

South Africa: DJ Black Coffee to Make History at Madison Square Garden in New York (AllAfrica.com)

By |2023-10-01T23:37:29-05:00October 1st, 2023|Clubs - Nightlife, Dance Music, DJ, electronic music, House, House Music, House Music History, International, Music News, New York, news, South Africa|

Award-winning DJ and producer Nkosinathi Maphumulo, popularly known as Black Coffee, is set to make history on October 7, 2023, when he becomes the first South African act to headline Madison Square Garden in New York City. The show will feature a 12-piece orchestra, surprise guests, and a 360-degree stage setup, according to Billboard. Black Coffee will [...]

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