Tag: Red Bull Music Academy

Interview: Larry Heard aka Mr Fingers

Cited as unintentionally ushering in Deep House as a genre to becoming a pivotal figure in the well documented halcyon filled 80’s Chicago house scene to having his pioneering anthems sound-track warehouse parties, raves, clubs and after hours for over three decades. Mr. Fingers aka Larry Heard sat down with Rick Heffernan to talk streaming, Kanye, Gherkin Jerks and amongst other things his first LP release under the Fingers moniker in 24 years. An 18-track trip of eclectic electronica “Cerebral Hemispheres” easies through various moods, bpm’s and vibes whilst remaining unmistakably a much-anticipated Mr Fingers release. “QUOTE” We’re coming up ... Read more

Test Your Album IQ With This Incredibly Addictive Web Game

Thanks to Red Bull Music Academy and Folder Studio, a new online game tests your knowledge of iconic album covers across a range of musical genres. When playing, users are given the artist name and album title and they must choose between two potential answers. These two options begin as heavily pixelated images and slowly clear up exposing the correct answer. If the user guesses correct they rack up points and unlock information on that album. Points can then be displayed on the RBMA leaderboard and across social media. The game tests ALBUM IQ against 4 genres: Metal, Hip Hop, Electronic ... Read more

Apps Of the Month: December

From new ways to collaborate via Ableton Live to remixing the relationship between emotion and music, we take a look at some of December’s best electronic music-related apps. Most applications come in iOS versions, unless otherwise specified. Did we miss any? Let us know what your favourite apps from the past month were, and what are you looking forward to in 2016. Ableton Link Apps | List In November, Ableton released its Beta version of the new collaborative music production network Link, and in December the first range of Link compatible apps have been released. Link is a technology that ... Read more

Movement Torino Announces Full 10th Anniversary Edition Lineup

Movement Torino Music Festival is all set to transform the city into a party paradise by elevating several locations into contemporary electronic music venues. This tenth edition of the world famous techno gathering all takes place between October 24th and November 1st and promises five different areas and artists such as Derrick May, Floorplan aka Robert Hood, Kevin Saunderson, Innervisions (Âme DJ, Dixon, Henrik Schwarz Live, Mano Le Tough, Sandrino), Len Faki, Marcel Fengler, Mathew Jonson vs Minilogue, Nina Kraviz, Nastia, Paul Ritch, Tale of Us, The House that Chicago built (Lil Louis, DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter, Marshall Jefferson) and ... Read more