VIDEO | Disclosure “F For You”

June 24th, 2013 | adminVideos |  | No Comments


Direct from our inbox to your screen. Disclosure’s new video for “F For You” is a change up from the narratives of their past clips, but is no less impressive as the Lawrence brothers star in it themselves, showing off their new live show and some wavy visuals to go along. Their debut album Settle #5 on the iTunes chart (#1 Dance) and was the #1 album in the UK in it’s first week. We just can’t get enough of these two.

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ACCESSORIES | Rabeanco Spring/Summer 2013 Collection & U.S. E-Commerce Website Launch

June 24th, 2013 | Vanessa DiazStyle |  | No Comments

Photos by: Kayla Phelan (@Elleayeee)
Rabeanco- S/S ’13 Simona II shoulder bag is a must have. Perfect for the big bag lover!

This summer 2013 is defined by colorful accessory brights that can turn the simplest outfit from casual to chic in an instant. International luxury handbag purveyors Rabeanco define this season with an array of both neutral and candy colored bags as well as small leather goods perfect for any active women’s lifestyle- from the city streets to jet setting the globe. With a newly launched US website and new stores scheduled to open up this year in California, the products are available in a variety of trendy silhouettes ranging from $88-$600.

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DJ MIXES | DJ Darntings Mixtape Throwback Mixtape
El Eye En Why 1996

June 20th, 2013 | Vanessa DiazMusic |  | No Comments


Once upon a time Dj’s spun pure unadulterated vinyl on turntables. These beat maestro’s of course still exist today, but are far and few in between. For the most part, those crate digging era’s are long gone and replaced by the ever growing and overwhelming options of new push button technology. Those crackle and pops are what made the sound so memorable.

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VIDEOS | Official Disclosure Interview
New Album Settle Track By Track Interview

June 14th, 2013 | adminVideos |  | No Comments


The dynamic brotherly duo Guy and Howard Lawrence otherwise known as Disclosure sit down for an introspective interview and discuss the making of their newly released album Settle. Both produced and written by Disclosure, the 14 track album includes an impressive array of UK talent such as Sam Smith’s soulful gymnastic vocals on “Latch”, the house driving beats of “White Noise” featuring Aluna George, uplifting house groove of “Defeated No More” with Ed Macfarlane of Friendly Fires, the infectious garage style of Sasha Keable on “Voices” and Eliza Doolittle on “You & Me”, the minimal deep house of “January” and Jesse Ware on “Confess to Me”, along with the sultry melody of “Help Me Lose My Mind” by the London trio London Grammar. Take a look at the interview below.

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MUSIC NEWS | Kaskade Releases New Single “Atmosphere” Off New Album Scheduled To Release This Septmember

June 12th, 2013 | Vanessa DiazMusic |  | No Comments


Ryan Raddon better known by his stage name as Kaskade releases his first single “Atmosphere” off his anticipated 8th studio album entitled the same as the same name, scheduled to release this September. Featuring his signature soaring melodies, the Grammy award winning DJ/Producer takes a more introspective approach with the single by adding his own vocals. The title track off the forthcoming album marks the first time that the Grammy award winning DJ/Producer sings on one of his own tracks.

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EVENTS | NIGHTLIFE: Empire Of The Sun Upcoming Secret NYC Performance

June 10th, 2013 | adminCulture | Lifestyle |  | No Comments


MTV Iggy, MTV’s global music brand, and Intel Corporation today announced that they are teaming up once again to create The Music Experiment 2.0, an interactive, multi-platform music series connecting passionate fans with their favorite, emerging artists. The Australian band Empire of the Sun will kick off the series on Thursday, June 20th in New York City. This is the duo’s first headline performance in the city since 2010. Win Tickets, VIP Passes & Backstage Access via Music Experiment.

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MUSIC NEWS | UK Duo Disclosure Releases Debut Album Settle

June 4th, 2013 | Vanessa DiazMusic |  | No Comments


2013 has proven to be a big year for Guy and Howard Lawrence of the brotherly duo Disclosure, but things heat up more as they announce their return to the US for a headlining tour this fall. Disclosure have already garnered plenty of praise from their early singles “White Noise” and “Latch” have had a sold out spring US tour including well received sets closing this year’s Coachella Festival and SXSW. This summer also bring anticipated sets at HARD LA and Red Rocks, Lollapalooza, Osheaga and a headlining slot at Central Park Summerstage.

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Film Short Presented By Red Bull Music Academy

June 4th, 2013 | Vanessa DiazVideos |  | No Comments


For us and like many others, New York City will always remain as one of the pioneer cities to birth new music and culture. After the fall of ’90’s club scene during the Giuliani redevelopment era came a new trend on nightlife- the push-button DJ along with VIP table and bottle service. Many will say it was the beginning of the end. Like most trends there is a cycle of dormancy before they reappear for the next generation, but the foundation always remains the same- paying tribute to the old and merely reinventing the sound wheel under new forms of technology along with the chance to reawaken the senses for a whole new crop of music lovers. Take a look at this interesting film short via Red Bull Music Academy as they take a look at some of today’s emerging artist’s trying to make their mark in the city that never sleeps.

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