New 33 feet step sequencer in Berlin is the largest in the world

Berlin is home to some of the biggest and best nightclubs in the world and in honour of Red Bull Music Academy’s 20th edition they’ve built the world’s biggest sequencer outside of one. Outside Berlin’s…

Roland’s 808 reaches it’s natural conclusion and becomes a beer

Another year and another 808 Day passes celebrating the world’s most influential drum machine, and this years festivities saw the 808 relaunched in a brand new format. It’s been 38 years since Roland turned the…

On this day 70 years ago Columbia Records launched 33⅓ vinyl

On this day, June 21st, in 1948, Columbia Records launched their new vinyl disc which played at thirty-three and a third RPM – changing records forever. Columbia Records launched a vinyl revolution that is still…

FL Studio Celebrate 20 Years With Anniversary Edition

To celebrate FL Studio’s 20th anniversary Image-Line are skipping version 13 and the 6 after to launch FL Studio 20 later this year. After rumours Image-Line have confirmed that they will be releasing their first full…

World favourite festival, Glastonbury are banning plastic bottles

Glastonbury is one of the biggest, most notorious and probably the most historical festivals in the world – and they’re going green. Water is a vital commodity at festivals, but plastic waste is destroying the…

Rolling Stone magazine up for sale just before 50th anniversary

The iconic music magazine Rolling Stone is going to the highest bidder after the founder decides to sell to someone with “lots of money”. Just before Rolling Stone hits its 50th anniversary mark the massively…

40 years on from his death and Elvis Presley is a streaming star

Spotify are celebrating the 40th anniversary of one of Rock ‘n’ Roll’s biggest deaths – Elvis Presley. Tomorrow, August 16th, marks 40 years since the death of Elvis Presley. The Hound Dog star’s life and…

Celebrate 44 years of hip-hop with Google’s scratching app

44 years ago today a DJ named Kool Herc pioneered a new generation of music with a bunch of records and a hype man. August 11th, 1973 – Jamaican-American DJ Kool Herc was just 18,…

Is Robert Plant teasing a Led Zeppelin re-union? We hope so!

The most sought after re-union in all of rock and roll could happen as the 3 surviving members of Led Zeppelin may be getting back together to rock once again. Robert Plant, singer of one…

Listen to a never-before-heard Beatles outtake from Sgt. Pepper

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles legendary album ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ and to celebrate,you can listen to a previously unreleased version of their title track. The outtake comes from the…