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Resident Advisor Unveils Top 40 Live Acts Of 2016

After early this week’s Top 100 DJs, Resident Advisor has just dropped their Top 40 Live Acts list and, I must say, there doesn’t seem to be too much change from last year, although the Top 10 has some fluctuation. Below you can see the top 10 with Bulgaria’s KiNK holding onto his top spot, while Recondite maintains his position at #2. Last year’s #3 Âme slipped a spot, while Stephan Bodzin climbed 9. Also, not much with regards to Dutch acts this year. So, what are your thoughts? 10. Vril 9. Floating Points 8. David August 7. Octave One ... Read more

The Top 5 Gimmicks Of The DJ Press Shot

The DJ press shot. It’s a phenomenon that comes in various forms, but apparently, some forms tend to reoccur, as we have noticed going through myriad DJs profiles and press kit archives. So we saw it as an opportunity to round up some of the trends that were most apparent to us. A decade ago the ‘official press shot’ was still a bit amateurish. But they all had that element of experimentation. Now with the radically growing professionalization of the DJ his or her media presence and -personality, most of the pictures are done in a studio by photographers who know what they’re ... Read more