New Sounds and Samples on Sample Saturday #447

Below are some of the new releases we have encountered this week on the Loops and Samples front. Just like The post New Sounds and Samples on Sample Saturday #447 appeared first on Gearjunkies.com. Read the full story

Podcast #15: Olga Heijns, Laidback Luke’s Manager, Shares Her Journey

Olga Heijns drifted into the music industry just by virtue of going out and getting to know people, at a time when there was no real career path in dance music. Yet even before her current role (which includes managing Laidback Luke), she held positions at Sony Music, SoSoDef and Mushroom Records, forging a unique…

Friday Five: “No, You Can’t Bring Your Phone To The Dancefloor!”

Imagine nobody Shazaming your tracks when you DJ, nobody filming you unannounced or unasked, nobody thrusting their phone in your face and asking you to play a track from it. That is now becoming a “thing”, as some clubs start to ban phones… Read about it below, along with other stories that caught our eye…

Festivals Grow As Clubs Continue To Decline, Says Report

More people than ever are attending live music events, with festivals showing the biggest increase in 2018 – however, the decline in nightclub venues is accelerating, with a number of high-profile closures around the world. This is according to a report issued by IMS, the International Music Summit, at the start of its annual IMS…

Reason Compact 2.0 Free iOS Music Studio App

Propellerhead Software, the creators of well-known music making software Reason has just announced the availability of Reason Compact 2.0, a new update for their iOS free music app available at App Store. Reason Compact – a music studio right in your pocket. With three amazing-sounding and powerful instruments, you’re ready to have fun and make…