Tag: Download

Premiere: TC80 - Download (Original Mix)

TC80’s new album, ‘Play’ is composed with the idea of living life via a video game concept; a life cycle through the medium of computer technology. It is TC80’s third album in as many years, which hasn’t stopped him from putting out a plethora of EPs, including “TOUR002” with the Howl Ensemble earlier this year. The fourth release on his own Sequalog label, it shows serious promise for future releases. Here, TC80 gets down to business on ‘Download’, the second track on the album’s A side. A more uptempo beat welcomes us in, with dancing synthesisers joining in, as do ... Read more

Share Ideas & Get Instant Feedback With New Social Platfrom, Check My Track

Check My Track is a social music platform across desktop and mobile that solves this issue by encouraging music enthusiasts, aspiring musicians and established music producers to share developing ideas and get instant feedback. The platform let’s you record, upload and share your musical works-in-progress with a community of like-minded music lovers and invites them to leave feedback, advice and critiques on your tracks via 1-minute segments. Users can pin the most useful feedback for easy access when further developing a musical composition. Check My Track also gives access to the creative process of top artists with instant access to ... Read more

Thousands Subjected To Police Facial Recognition At Weekend Festival

The 100K+ fans who attended this past week’s Donington Park-based Download Music Festival, where subject to a first-of-its-kind facial recognition technology by the Leicestershire Police according to UK police website Police Oracle. Though such technology has been utilised before, most recently in Boston, USA at the Boston Calling festival, it should be noted this was in the immediate aftermath of 2013’s bombing of that cities marathon, rendering police and authority figures extra cautious surrounding instances of mass gatherings. There may be dangers, but the bottom line remains that such technology requiring the expense of large sums of money to spy on largely innocent music fans is an act steeped ... Read more