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In a scene as small as Melbourne – or Australia, for that matter – it’s not at all shocking to see the name of one band member over the formation of another. The real test for the musician, as Gareth Liddiard, Erica Dunn and Lachlan Denton arguably all have faced, is to prove that the …

“We are fully aware that this is a huge benchmark that we have set here,” comments Theodora Karakassi, one of the organizers of the Plissken festival in Athens and the upcoming Max Cooper AV show at the Odeon d ‘Herod Atticus, ancient theater nestled on the southern slope of the Acropolis of Athens. Belfast-born audiovisual …

Singaporean musician Inch Chua has released a new single, ‘Do I, Do I’. The track is a complex slice of electronic pop, Chua’s voice barely rising above a whisper – the silence later broken by an electric guitar solo. “Do I, Do I” evokes the “toxic and intoxicating feeling of being in an abusive bad …

You’d have to live under a rock not to know Sam Feldt’s name. From collaborations with Demi Lovato to tours around the world, to tracks with tens of millions of streams attached to him, he’s found his sound a long time ago and developed it in all the right ways to become a star. Some …

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday invited music fans to a socially distanced techno party at the presidential palace, relaunching a pre-Covid event to mark the country’s annual street music festival. France celebrates music in all its forms with a giant street party on June 21. In 2018, Macron began opening the paved courtyard of …

Beacon Bloom in concert Ingmar wein What happens when a New Zealand trio connects the virtual and physical worlds by releasing a complete electronic dance floor with built-in access to their metaverse where reality and art collide? Trying to follow the intertwined threads of art, music, and commerce between sound, vision, cryptocurrency, and non-fungible tokens …

By Bridgette Baini Electric plant | Expect to pay: $ 1,199 These days, being a live drummer is a bit more complicated than it used to be. In the electronic music scene, where rhythms are king, you may be asked not only to play, but also to follow backing tracks and even (God forbid) to …

Two weeks ago, Brooklyn-based electronic music hall Avant Gardner shared an announcement demanding that attendees be vaccinated for all upcoming shows. However, in response to New York State’s cancellation of COVID-19 restrictions, Avant Gardner revoked his vaccination mandate. Earlier this week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo lifted major state orders on social distancing requirements, capacity …

by: David Klemow June 18, 2021 For many of us, lockdowns from the pandemic meant being forced to shelter in place and work from home. For many others, it meant working on the front lines even in unprecedented uncertainties. For touring musicians, however, the pandemic meant not being able to work—at all. Although now, as …