Tag: IMS

DHL Mix #170 By Anna Wall

Born and bred in the UK, Anna Wall is a DJ, producer and label owner who is a key player in London’s underground house music scene. Her label The Bricks champions up-and-coming producers, while Anna herself has DJ’d all over the world, most recently for Mixmag at Pacha for their IMS launch party. This month, Anna is set to unveil her collaboration with Corbi, which comes as a remix of Queen drummer Roger Taylor‘s 1984 track ‘Two Sharp Pencils’. The duo take the track to unexpected places with moments of joyful brilliance. Here, you can listen to the track as ... Read more

Smirnoff Sound Collective Teams With Industry Leaders For ‘Equalising Music’ Initiative

Last month, International Music Summit (IMS) once again brought forward some of the key issues facing the electronic music industry in 2017, chief amongst them being the continued gender imbalance across dance music. Currently, only 17% of festival headliners are female and only 5% of producers. With that Smirnoff has joined forces to double the number of female headliners. As such, together with the organisation shesaid.so, Smirnoff Sound Collective hosted a Diversity Debate on May 25th “Balancing the Ratio – How the Industry needs to address Gender Disparity in Electronic Music,” with Miss Kittin (Artist), Andreea Magdalina (shesaid.so), Leila Fataar ... Read more

Countdown to IMS Ibiza 2014

Next week sees the return of Ibiza’s annual IMS conference and the official opening of the season. To say we’re excited is a bit of understatement as this year’s event promises to top the 2013 edition – which was a fantastic few days of talks featuring some of music world’s most interesting characters, both from the new generation and from the past, too. This year IMS takes place at the brand new Hard Rock Hotel, located in Playa D’en Bossa, with thousands of international delegates descending on the site for a 3-day long conference. Among the luminaries booked in for ... Read more