Mala has relaunched his label I&I Music, with the first new material taking the form of 'Word & Sound'— a not so subtle reference to the Rastafari belief in "word-sound-power" and music's ability to change the world for the better.
A collaborative EP, the work sees the Deep Medi Musik boss join forces with Natty and Benjamin Zephaniah, with the combined efforts producing a track that is about promoting 'positivity and connection'.
A new 300-capacity club, Dryad Works, is opening in Sheffield this weekend, with the first party set for Friday 18th October.
The space, which is located in Parkwood Springs, will host a drum 'n' bass and dubstep all-nighter, with SpectraSoul, Halogenix, Tephra & Arkoze, Displace and Headroom all set to play alongside MCs Visionobi and Sur-T. This follows a soft launch hosted by Pretty Pretty Good which involved Midland, Dr. Rubinstein and Roi Perez.
Salon des Amateurs is to reopen next week.
The Dusseldorf institution, which has helped establish luminaries such as Lena Willikens, Vladimir Ivkovic and Jan Schulte, was shuttered in November 2018 for essential work to take place following water damage.
Iceland is offering to pay artists 25% of their expenses if they make a record in the country.
The initiative, logically named 'Record In Iceland', is the brainchild of Iceland Music, the department that oversees musical exports. To be eligible players must produce a recording of more than 30-minutes which is released within 18-months of leaving the studio.
Hudson Mohawke and Lunice have dropped new TNGHT music in last week's Radio 1 Essential Mix.
Ja Rule has admitted he wouldn't rule out a second festival in a recent interview.
Appearing on The Wendy Williams Show, the rapper, producer and co-founder of the infamous Fyre Festival - the 2017 event where festival go-ers were left stranded at a non-existent luxury festival on a private island - told the host that providing he worked with the right team, he wouldn't rule out another festival and it would be a "dope idea".
Pioneer have produced a documentary exploring the impact of social media on electronic music in a new documentary.
INSTA DJ: Social Media and the New Age Dancefloor features BBC radio presenters Annie Mac and Danny Howard, as well as Ben Peace and Carl Cox and industry experts, including the UK Government Mental Health Tsar, Natasha Devon.
Carl Cox and Adam Beyer have shared their b2b set from the Resistance closing party at Privilege in Ibiza.
Released via Beyer's Drumcode Radio Live, the two-hour set was recorded at Cox's Resistance closing party in September, where Beyer was a resident DJ for the 2019 season.
You can listen to the show below, which features tracks from Darius Syrossian, Eli Brown, Jamie Jones, Paul Kalkbrenner and Tiger Stripes.
Eric Prydz has showcased a number of unreleased tracks on his latest show for Apple Music.
On Friday, Prydz premiered the return of his bi-weekly EPIC radio on Apple Music, and with it a tracklist featuring eight unreleased tracks.
Among the ID's were two named tracks under Prydz' Pryda alias, 'My Freedom' and 'Fabric Test', as well as the collaborative effort from Prydz and Steve Angello, entitled 'Bedtime Stories'.
Nervous Horizon will release a 10-track compilation next month.
Celebrating five years of releases, TSVI and Wallwork's imprint will continue its compilation series with 'NH VOL 3', showcasing some of the label's affiliates. The compilation will be released on the 15th November, with the press releasing sharing 'NH VOL 3' "traverses everything from reggaeton to techno, exploring some of the most upfront and abstract club sounds emanating from dance floors all over the world".