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 […]
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 […]
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.
We often remember hooks from songs we like, many often sampled and passed through generations, but perhaps nothing in history has been more sampled and more of a piller of formation for so many genres. From Drum & Bass and Jungle, to Hip Hop and all the way to Happy Hardcore, the ‘Amen loop’ has […]