Maxo Kream’s ‘Punken’ Is Authentic Trap Music at Its Finest

When T.I. titled his sophomore album Trap Muzik, there was no specific sound or brand associated with the word. To a degree, he solidified trap’s initiation into mainstream hip-hop consciousness. He translated the rubber band men and Cadillac-riding dope boys, the unlawful lifestyles and harsh living conditions both sellers and buyers―T.I. represented the …

Datsik Unleashes The Heat With Master Of Shadows EP

When the name Datsik comes up you know the things are gonna get super crazy. 2017 has been a busy year for the FIrepower Records bossman. The label released some the craziest tunes from guys like Kompany, Wooli, Bandlez etc. Now it’s finally time that we hear what the main …

How Musicians Can Make the Most out of Facebook's Upcoming Changes

Facebook Apocalypse for Musicians & Artists? The following comes from Savvy Musician Academy, a proud partner DMN committed to educating a brand-new class successful musicians. If you’re a musician, artist, or content creator and you pay attention to what’s happening on Facebook and your page, you’ve likely seen your engagement …

MK Is Laying Down Some House Anthems This Week Beats 1 One Mix

Electronic music’s deepest roots lie in Detroit. The Motor City fostered a sound and culture that continues to hold precedence even today. Many revere the underground techno and house sounds that emerged from Detroit.  During the ‘90s, Marc Kinchen fueled his passion for electronic music by bringing forth infectious house …

Alison Wonderland Cancels Her Appearance On Holy Ship!

Partiers aboard Holy Ship! this week will be sad to learn that Alison Wonderland won’t be able to make her appearance at the floating festival as planned. The Aussie DJ was originally slated as a headliner for Holy Ship! 2018, but took to Twitter earlier today with the unfortunate announcement. …

The Huffington Post Rips Down an Article Sharply Criticizing Spotify — Here's the Original

The Huffington Post abruptly yanked an article critical Spotify, possibly under pressure from the company.  Here’s what was removed — in its entirety. But first, a little background. The op-ed was written by artist advocate Blake Morgan, and included heated conversations between Morgan and Spotify executives.  Those conversations and other details …

Kanye West and Solange Appear in Helmut Lang Fashion Campaign

Style mavens Kanye West and Solange are huge fans fashion brand Helmut Lang and were eager to be part their new Exactitudes project. The series photos, shot by Exactitude founders Ari Versus and Ellie Uyttenbroek, features 12 Helmut Lang multigenerational fans, most notably including West and Solange Knowles. Each the …