Armand van Helden and A-Trak have teased more new music under their Duck Sauce alias.
Following the drop of 'Get to Steppin', which samples Fatback's '80s funk hit, 'Keep On Steppin'", and dropped last month, the duo have teased more new music is on the way. In a tweet earlier this week, Duck Sauce asked fans the question, "WHO WANTS NEW MUSIC THIS WEEK?".
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The UK Arts Council has announced a £160 million emergency fund for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
The fund will directly help various strands of the arts in England. As well as £90m being made available for National Portfolio Organisations and £50m for organisations outside of the National Portfolio, £20 is available for individuals, namely artists, creative practitioners and freelancers.
The Netherlands has banned public gatherings.
One of the latest countries to take the measure as a result of the coronavirus - or COVID-19 - pandemic, the European nation has brought in the tough new measures until 1st June. Announced by Justice Minister Ferd Grapperhaus on Monday (23rd March), all organised gatherings are now banned.
Diplo has confirmed that he has a new country album coming soon.
Having recently revealed that he is to share live stream sets during quarantine, the DJ and producer has announced that a full-length as his country alter ego, Thomas Wesley (also his real name) is in the works.
Having introduced the side-project via the single 'Heartless' last year, the US musician posted the announcement via Instagram. Check out the post below.
Ikonika has a new EP on the way.
Titled 'Bodies', the four-track release is set to drop via Don't Be Afraid, the label through which she also released 2017's 'Oral Suspension'.
In a statement shared alongside the EP's announcement, Ikonika says: "What do you do when the body has been through trauma? What do you do with a new body? How do you drive it?
Bicep have shared their first new music in two years.
The Irish live and DJ duo released their debut self-titled album in 2017, and followed the LP with a three-track EP via Ninja Tune the following year.
Now, they have shared new six-minute single, 'Atlas', on Ninja Tune, which is available digitally today (24th), and will be released via 12” on the 3rd April.
Listen to 'Atlas' below.
SoundCloud has partnered with Twitch to launch a new service that will help artists monetize their content amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Green Valley has been voted the World’s No.1 Club in this year’s Top 100 Clubs poll.
The Camboriú superclub celebrates its third consecutive victory in 2020, having won in 2018 and 2019. In doing so it has become the first club to win DJ Mag’s Top 100 Clubs poll three years in a row. Green Valley also took the top spot in 2013 and 2015.