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Originating in the Netherlands, Defqon.1 is a hard-dance music festival that’s also found success in Australia. The festival’s popularity has seen continuous growth, with the attendance reaching approximately 30,000 in Australia and 185,000 in the Netherlands for the respective 2018 events. While the event is a roaring commercial and artistic success, the Australian festival was […]

Today, access to music is even over-saturated. How often have you been shown a new song, only to forget all about it after a couple of plays? We shouldn’t apologize for that though, the music world is simply offering us an overload of options. In our time of plenty, it’s nice to look back and […]

Welcome to New Zealand’s home of underground dance music. UP FM is currently in beta testing. Please keep in mind you may encounter bugs and various problems. If you experience any problems with the website or stream, have suggestions or would like go get involved with UP FM, send us a message. Overview Strictly dance […]

Vinyl records, the backbone avatar of the music world. From the moment someone somewhere, tried to mix two songs together, to sample cutting and scratching and the biggest stages in the world vinyl records have been the original tool. There’s something special about it. But how are vinyls made? Gotta Groove Records in Clevland Ohio […]

One dead DJ and several injured in a terrible rigging accident. The storm that struck the Metropolitan Region of Porto Alegre on Sunday afternoon (DEC 17/2017) caused the collapse of one of the two stages of Atmosphere Festival, a rave party held this weekend at the Parque de Exposições Assis Brasil in Esteio . The fall […]

When this documentary first surfaced, it became an instant go to tool for explaining the remix process to curious folk’. What this documentary does great is go into detail about not only the process of a ‘remix’ but also addresses ethical and moral implementations that come with the domain. To celebrate the five year anniversary, Kirby […]

A mini documentary on the often unheard story of house music and its rise from the ashes of disco.

As an artist in the digital age, you are faced with a bombardment of ‘guidelines’ on promoting your music. The idea of being everywhere is great, but most of us just don’t have the time and resources to do so. With that being said, as of writing this article, there are two kingpins that have established […]


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