Martin Garrix’s much-publicised legal issues with Spinnin’ Records have come to an end. At the tail end of 2015, we reported how the EDM superstar was suing the label and his ex-manager over the ownership rights of his music.
Warner Music Group has officially acquired Dutch EDM label Spinnin’ Records, Music Business Week reports.
The music business bible says Spinnin' has been sold in a massive $100 million deal with Warner, and is set to be the major label's biggest purchase since it took over Parlophone for $765 million in 2013.
Steve Aoki has launched a sock range that ships in a cake box- packaging that couldn't be more appropriate if it tried- in a new collaboration with Stockholm-based fashion brand, Happy Socks.
Oliver Heldens has extended an invite to the entirety of the internet to assist with his upcoming single ‘Underwater Melon’. Heldens is seeking suggestions for lyrics and album artwork.
At present, the instrumental sees Heldens veer towards unfamiliar mid-tempo glitch-hop and trap-inspired beats. According to Heldens, the lyrics will assist in making the track “real”.
“This is your chance to collaborate with me and I’m excited to hear what you got!” motives Heldens via his official website.
Hardwell and Armin van Buuren will present their new #TwoIsOne back-to-back at Amsterdam Music Festival (AMF) this year, with the duo making their announcement in the middle of the Dutch capital's Dam Square yesterday morning. This will be the first time they have performed together in this format.
The fate of Goa’s major EDM festival Sunburn is in jeopardy as the state's Minister for Water Resources, Vinod Palyekar, has recently expressed his dislike for late-night festivals, vowing to close events such as Sunburn in the future.
The reasons are down to the “infestation” of drug trafficking along the Anjuna and Vagator beach stretches, resulting in overdoses allegedly linked with festivals and music events.
Avicii has dropped the video to his new track 'Lonely Together' featuring singer Rita Ora, which features on his new 'Avīci' EP, out earlier this month.
The animated clip features two astronauts on an adventure, and continues directly on from the video to his collab with Vargas & Lagola, 'Friend Of Mine', which the Swedish star shared earlier this week.
DJ Snake will play Las Vegas' Wynn hotel three times this coming weekend, coinciding with another huge event at the Nevada address, namely the imminent fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.
The music star will perform at various venues inside the enormous complex, starting with Intrigue on Thursday 24th August. He then moves to the glamour of XS, one of EDM's true homes, on Friday 25th, finishing up at Encore Beach Club for a spot of poolside partying on Sunday 27th.
Hardwell's 'Hardwell and Friends Vol.2' EP is being released after it was unofficially leaked last week, and again the producer has opted to give fans one tune each day, with the first two having arrived at the time of writing.
Madness' Graham 'Suggs' McPherson has admitted during an interview at V Festival that a member of Madness locked Calvin Harris in a festival toilet after the Scottish EDM star refused to sign an autograph.
McPherson recalled the incident, which happened several years ago at Bestival, during an interview at this past weekend's V Festival in Hylands Park, Essex.
"It wasn’t me, but it was a member of my band,’ Suggs admitted. "Calvin refused to sign an autograph for our sax player Lee’s daughter, so he put a scaffolding pole against the toilet."