Damon Albarn joins the Exit Festival line up

Damon Albarn joins the Exit Festival line upDamon Albarn, the British musician best known as the frontman of Blur, co-creator of one of the most popular virtual acts in the woorld, Gorillaz, and an integral part in supergroups such as The Good, the Bad & the Queen and Rocket Juice & the Moon will play EXIT’s Main Stage on Saturday 12th July, as part of a tour to mark the release of his first solo record ‘Everyday Robots’.

Grammy award winner Damon Albarn’s flourishing career, which counts various projects earned him so far five BRIT awards, eleven NME awards, six MTV awards, as well as nine Q awards. He has sold over 30 million records worldwide and his debut album with Gorillaz was sold in excess of 5 million copies worldwide, earning multi-platinum status. In April this year, Damon Albarn will present his first solo project, ‘Everyday Robots’, his most personal and autobiographical project since his musical journey began.

Damon Albarn will embark on a tour at the end of April starting in London, with further performances in Spain, France, Denmark, USA, The Netherlands and Belgium, and on July 12, Damon is coming to Serbia!

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Get COSMIC in Miami!

Get COSMIC in Miami!With less than a month to go before the very best kind of electronic music madness gets underway down Florida way,  Cosmic Gate are delighted to reveal plans of their Winter Music Conference movements. Whether your preferred Cosmic flavour is set-piece, sea-bound or in full festival flight, following are the late March dates and club spaces you need to know about!     

Having been bunkered down over the last few months, putting the last finishing touches to their new artist album, Miami will be the place where you’ll be hearing premiere spins of many of its new tracks! Details of the first gigs are below (with more to follow in the run-up to WMC) so diaries out – time to get planning!

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Get COSMIC in Miami!

Get COSMIC in Miami!With less than a month to go before the very best kind of electronic music madness gets underway down Florida way,  Cosmic Gate are delighted to reveal plans of their Winter Music Conference movements. Whether your preferred Cosmic flavour is set-piece, sea-bound or in full festival flight, following are the late March dates and club spaces you need to know about!     

Having been bunkered down over the last few months, putting the last finishing touches to their new artist album, Miami will be the place where you’ll be hearing premiere spins of many of its new tracks! Details of the first gigs are below (with more to follow in the run-up to WMC) so diaries out – time to get planning!

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FREUDENRAUSCH by Rank 1 & Dennis Shepard

FREUDENRAUSCH by Rank 1 & Dennis ShepardLast year audio acrobats Rank 1 tore up electronic music’s rulebook with their 13-minute epic ‘13.11.11’. ‘Elements of Nature’ meanwhile bagged awards aplenty, snagging a MIXMAG Tune of the Month and landing the Dutch duo with a #5 position on Trancefix’s Tracks of the 2013 rundown.

For Germany’s Dennis Sheperd, the remixes of his biggest tune to date ‘Fallen Angel’ dropped on High Contrast Recordings in 2013 garnering huge support from the trance elite and following the success of his debut mix-comp & artist album ‘A Tribute To Life’. Poised with the latter’s 2014 follow-up, Dennis Sheperd is set to rock the year from start to finish.

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FREUDENRAUSCH by Rank 1 & Dennis Shepard

FREUDENRAUSCH by Rank 1 & Dennis ShepardLast year audio acrobats Rank 1 tore up electronic music’s rulebook with their 13-minute epic ‘13.11.11’. ‘Elements of Nature’ meanwhile bagged awards aplenty, snagging a MIXMAG Tune of the Month and landing the Dutch duo with a #5 position on Trancefix’s Tracks of the 2013 rundown.

For Germany’s Dennis Sheperd, the remixes of his biggest tune to date ‘Fallen Angel’ dropped on High Contrast Recordings in 2013 garnering huge support from the trance elite and following the success of his debut mix-comp & artist album ‘A Tribute To Life’. Poised with the latter’s 2014 follow-up, Dennis Sheperd is set to rock the year from start to finish.

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Giuseppe Ottaviani with Audiocells feat. Shannon Hurley: „I am your shadow“

Giuseppe Ottaviani with Audiocells feat. Shannon Hurley: "I am your shadow"For ‘Magenta’s next single transmission, musical maestro Giuseppe Ottaviani has teamed up with Dmitry Dmitriev, better known as Russian trance progressive producer Audiocells. Completing the release’s super troupe is vocalist Shannon Hurley and together they’ve conspired to create something a little bit low-slung and deliciously mood filled!! This is ‘I Am Your Shadow’.

With the launch of his GO On Air Recordings imprint and the release of the Alana Aldea collaboration ‘Heal This Empty Heart’, Giuseppe’s 2014 was fast off the blocks. March sees the Italian electronic music composer supersize another of the ‘Magenta’ album’s vocal prizes into an incredible single.

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Giuseppe Ottaviani with Audiocells feat. Shannon Hurley: „I am your shadow“

Giuseppe Ottaviani with Audiocells feat. Shannon Hurley: "I am your shadow"For ‘Magenta’s next single transmission, musical maestro Giuseppe Ottaviani has teamed up with Dmitry Dmitriev, better known as Russian trance progressive producer Audiocells. Completing the release’s super troupe is vocalist Shannon Hurley and together they’ve conspired to create something a little bit low-slung and deliciously mood filled!! This is ‘I Am Your Shadow’.

With the launch of his GO On Air Recordings imprint and the release of the Alana Aldea collaboration ‘Heal This Empty Heart’, Giuseppe’s 2014 was fast off the blocks. March sees the Italian electronic music composer supersize another of the ‘Magenta’ album’s vocal prizes into an incredible single.

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State Unknown brings out ‘Open Your Eyes’

State Unknown brings out ‘Open Your Eyes'Favouritizm welcome to the label State Unknown – the highly innovative London duo comprising of UK Garage hero, Ed Case and Dan Genal, revealing their deep house bomb for WMC/Ultra 2014 – ‘Open Your Eyes’. A whopping slab of ‘lad house’, ‘boys noise’, call it what you will..  ‘Open Your Eyes’ is powered by a filthy bass hook, pressured beats, eery guitar hooks and sweeping synthology, all linked together by a sublime, nostalgic vocal from a very special secret guest!.. Nope, we’re not telling you, but he’s damn hot!

State Unknown were born in January 2013, when prolific songwriter/producer Ed Case, decided to construct a solid platform to release his underground bass driven mid tempo tracks, which have been shaping the sounds of now. Joining forces with DJ / producer Dan Genal, they have launched themselves into the global dance music arena, receiving great acclaim with their spray of single releases to date including ‘Inside My Mind’, ‘No More Fears’, ‘Fluid Motion’ and recently ‘Shock Tactics’ among others, with plenty more in the pipeline!

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State Unknown brings out ‘Open Your Eyes’

State Unknown brings out ‘Open Your Eyes'Favouritizm welcome to the label State Unknown – the highly innovative London duo comprising of UK Garage hero, Ed Case and Dan Genal, revealing their deep house bomb for WMC/Ultra 2014 – ‘Open Your Eyes’. A whopping slab of ‘lad house’, ‘boys noise’, call it what you will..  ‘Open Your Eyes’ is powered by a filthy bass hook, pressured beats, eery guitar hooks and sweeping synthology, all linked together by a sublime, nostalgic vocal from a very special secret guest!.. Nope, we’re not telling you, but he’s damn hot!

State Unknown were born in January 2013, when prolific songwriter/producer Ed Case, decided to construct a solid platform to release his underground bass driven mid tempo tracks, which have been shaping the sounds of now. Joining forces with DJ / producer Dan Genal, they have launched themselves into the global dance music arena, receiving great acclaim with their spray of single releases to date including ‘Inside My Mind’, ‘No More Fears’, ‘Fluid Motion’ and recently ‘Shock Tactics’ among others, with plenty more in the pipeline!

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Don Goliath presents Reggae & Dub Accapellas Vol. 6

Don Goliath presents Reggae & Dub Accapellas Vol. 6Loopmasters welcome back Don Goliath with his ‘Reggae and Dancehall Acapellas Vol. 6′. The package features a collection of top Jamaican vocals by true Reggae and Dancehall masters with full song vocal stems ready to mix and drop into your productions.

Reggae and Dancehall Acapellas Vol 6 includes intros, verses, choruses, backing vocals and harmonies arranged into 5 full tracks plus a useful collection of ready chopped shouts and phrases.

Vol. 6 comes complete with full vocal stems of artists Kontent, Clifton, Masta Jay, Penti and RasKhaleel together with chorus sections and harmonies by Don Goliath himself. The Vocals are recorded at tempos of 140 and 184BPM to fit perfectly into your Reggae Dancehall, Dupstep, Urban and Drum and Bass productions.

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