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Pete Tong's Essential New Tune
Andrea Oliva
Knee Deep In Sound
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This track has been featured in a couple of Hot Mixes over the last few of weeks and it's had such a great reaction every time. The track and the man behind it really deserve this Essential New Tune. It's a brand new release on Knee Deep In Sound called Scream and it comes from the main man at ANTS himself, key resident, Andrea Oliva. This week’s Essential New Tune is featured in last week’s Friday show on BBC Radio 1. Listen again and forward to 32:30 mins here.
Label/Club: Craig Duranti & James Drummond, Knee Deep In Sound
Management: Vicky Taylor, The Night League
RadioJordan Bruce, Dispersion
Press OnlineDujon Fairweather, Listen Up
Live: David Levy, WME
23 Sep 2016
  • The RIAA has reported the US music industry to have experienced an 8.1% growth in overall revenue during the first half of this year, totalling $3.43bn. (Billboard, Musically, Bloomberg, AdAge) Digital revenue overall totalled 77.5% of total revenue ($2.66bn), with streaming revenue growing 57.4% overall ($1.61bn). Digital download sales were down 17.1% ($1.012bn). Physical sales were 19.6% of the total, down from 24.7% last year ($671.9m).
  • Speaking at the Live & Ticketing Summit, Professor Michael Waterson said artists should embrace tiered pricing to stop their tickets appearing on resale sites. (IQ)
  • Almost 100 arrests after Defqon1 in Sydney, citing drugs, alcohol and anti-social behaviour. (Magnetic Mag)
  • The SSE Scottish Music Awards has announced Best Dance Act as a new award category to recognise Scotland's rich dance music scene. (RotD)
  • Kaytranada has won the Polaris Music Prize for his album 99.9%. The award – Canada’s equivalent to the Mercury prize – is given to the Canadian album with the most artistic merit, regardless of sales or label. (Guardian)
  • London's Metropolitan Police have denied that their push to close Fabric was an attempt at "getting the club back" following the Farringdon venue's successful court appeal last year. (MixmagRA)
  • London club Fabric has launched a crowd funding campaign to support its legal costs after its license was revoked on September 7. (Mixmag) Further to this it has released a statement regarding its Save Our Culture campaign, outlining how funds raised will "support the continued hibernation of the club" through its licensing appeal. (Mixmag)
  • Zaytoven releases drumkit sample pack featuring sounds used for Migos, Future and more. (Fact
  • SubPac, the wearable, tactile technology system, has announced a partnership with a large cinema brand – potentially meaning that filmgoers will be able to feel audio throughout the body. (Mixmag)
  • Elektron has a new product on the way, Analog Heat, for processing sound sources with different flavours of distortion, filtering and equalisation. (RA)
  • Tiptop Audio has a new modular case called Mantis. (RA)
  • The Reloop Mixtour is a portable cross-platform DJ controller designed for use with the award winning DJAY2 app which includes Spotify access for that complete home DJ and house party needs. (Data Transmission)
  • BBC Radio 1 plans to be “the Netflix of music radio” with new strategy. (Fact
  • UK promoter Trouble Vision has outlined details for six parties across autumn. (RA)
  • The 2016 edition of Neverland Manila will take place December 9-10. (Pulse)
  • Cape Town Electronic Festival announces new February 10-12 dates for 2017. (Pulse)
  • Asian dance music concept The East Collective are to make their debut on the world stage as the official after-party for the Asia-Pacific IMS in Shanghai on September 30. (Pulse)
  • Vietnam’s Quest Festival adds over 40 acts to their line-up. (Pulse)
  • MUTEK Montréal teams with RBMA for Tim Hecker, Clams Casino and more. (Fact)
  • Mexico to introduce new house and techno festival, Ondalinda. (Dancing Astronaut)
  • Here are six ways clubs can help reduce sexual assault and harassment. (Thump)
  • The music industry is slightly less doomed thanks to streaming. (Fact)
  • 11 incredibly simple steps that will make every festival so much safer. (Pulse)
  • Jason Swamy, promoter of Thailand's Wonderfruit festival and speaker at IMS Asia-Pacific, shares his experience promoting talent and events, and fundamentals on what makes a successful festival. (MNA)
  • On the eve of IMS Asia-Pacific, Storm promoter and IMS AP partner Eric Zho discusses roadblocks and opportunities in the country’s burgeoning dance scene. (DancingAstronaut)
  • The rise and fall of Gatecrasher. (Thump)
  • Are Britain’s clubs doomed? (Sun)
  • Why Fabric’s next move should be supported by the entire music industry. (RotD)
  • The London nightlife crisis according to Scuba, the last DJ to play Fabric. (Pitchfork)
  • UK: Can nightlife be saved? Live stream panel from Fabric. (Boilerroom)
  • Thump have put together a guide of where to go in Freshers week for numerous UK cities. (Thump)
  • The owner of Brooklyn dance spot Bossa Nova Civic Club is planning a new nightlife venture in Williamsburg. (RA)
  • A new club is opening in Leeds, UK, aptly named Church due to it being located inside a 1700 capacity Church. (Mixmag)
  • DJ Pierre has just opened a new venue, WildPitch, in Atlanta. (Mixmag)
  • A man is planning to dance outside Fabric for 24 hours. (Mixmag)
  • WHP is to host a fundraiser for Fabric. (Mixmag)
  • South London venue The Coronet has been given a one-year lease extension, which will see the iconic location remain open for business until January 2018. (IndependentMixmag)
  • Mix Of The Day: BOT and Matthew Anthony. (Data Transmission)
  • The 32 best hardstyle songs ever. (Billboard)
  • Listen to 14 UMF Japan sets thanks to EDM Machine Sets. (Billboard)
  • Six artists you need to check out this month including Sita Abellán, Bobby Nourmand, Joey Daniel. (Mixmag)
  • Podcast 456: Mndsgn. The LA beats artist weaves together a 45-minute mix of funky, left-field cuts. (xlr8r)
  • Mount Ninji and Da Nice Time Kid reinvent everything you know about Die Antwoord. (YourEDM)
  • Everything you need to know about post-EDM, which is a thing now. (Thump)
  • Thump spoke to Teki Latex about 2016's wildest mix, 100% Radio Hits. (Thump)
  • I sent mum to a hardstyle festival and she came back a full blown raver. (Pulse)
  • An intimate look into a masterclass with Paul Nolan, on music production. (Pulse)
  • A rundown of the musical experiences found at Burning Man 2016. (EDMTunes)
  • Black Coffee on moving beyond house music: 'I want to be able to have Kanye' on next album. (Billboard)
  • Hugo Gruzman, one half of the Australian duo Flight Facilities, discusses their live essentials. (xlr8r)
  • Crossing Point: The rise of Mexican dance culture. (Fact)
  • RIP DJ Spank-Spank – your music changed the way people dance. (Guardian)
  • Kraftwerk's 3D show proves they're one of the most important musical acts of all time. (Pulse)
  • Calvin Harris speaks to Zane Lowe about his career to date. (Billboard
  • Gary Richards AKA Destructo and Ilovemakonnen talk tour and tunes. (Magnetic Mag)
  • The Swiss electronic pioneers Yello are performing live for the first time in 40 years. Dieter Meier and Boris Blank discuss their bizarre lives as accidental pop stars. (Guardian2)
  • Dance Music 101: An online reading course. (Thump)
  • Across over a dozen interviews with Chicago's house music pioneers, Pulse traces the genre's birth and spread across the globe. (Pulse)
  • Kaskade: The war on drugs is a farce. (Dancing Astronaut)
  • Leftfield: Challenging conservatives and dealing with anxiety in the modern world. (Pulse)
  • Max Graef is putting out a record through Apron. (RA)
  • Brock Van Wey has just released his latest album as bvdub, Yours Are Stories Of Sadness. (RA)
  • The likes of Nina Kraviz, Palms Trax, Optimo and the Rhythm Section crew will get to experience New Zealand for the first ever time in the coming months. (Mixmag)
  • Boys Noize has dropped the official music video of his special edit of Mayday for Oliver Stone's Snowden. (Mixmag)
  • FaltyDL has announced his new album Heaven is for Quitters will be released on October 21 via his own Blueberry Records. (Mixmag)
  • Surgeon has a new 12-inch called Bland Ambition on the way. (RA)
  • Following his recent gigs in Croatia and Australia, house producer Larry Heard shares a Thank You Mix inspired by his journey. (Mixmag)
  • Baauer released his debut album Aa earlier this year, and he's now returned with How Can You Tell When Itʼs Done? featuring LA producer C.Z. (Mixmag)
  • Jeff Mills has shared details of a new release titled The Kill Zone EP, forthcoming on his very own Axis Records imprint. (Mixmag)
  • Moby has teased a new album, expected next month, with a short video clip. (Mixmag)
  • Simian Mobile Disco have unveiled a new single, from forthcoming album Welcome to Sideways. (Mixmag)
  • Daft Punk’s Da Funk and Teachers receives a special gold re-release. (Mixmag)
  • Daft Punk’s collaboration with The Weeknd has arrived. (Mixmag)
  • Jeff Mills is putting out a new single on October 7, the second from latest album Free Fall Galaxy. (RA)
  • Auxiliary has announced its next two EPs, both out on October 14. (RA)
  • Call Super will release a new EP on Houndstooth on October 7. (RA)
  • Steve Bicknell has revealed plans for a new label called 6dimensions. (RA)
  • Lord Of The Isles will release an LP this November on ESP Institute. (RA)
  • Giorgio Moroder has overseen one disc of a forthcoming compilation dedicated to Space Ibiza. (RA)
  • A fan spat on Duke Dumont during his set and then refused to show their face, so Duke Dumont cancelled his whole set. (Pulse)
  • Skrillex's label celebrates fifth birthday with LA rager. (Billboard)
  • Zeds Dead and Diplo share official video for their collaboration Blame. (Dancing Astronaut)
  • Underground label royalty Diynamic is celebrating a decade of the collective and have added extra dates. (Mixmag)
  • The Black Madonna has announced her very first major North American tour. (Mixmag)
  • Simo Cell is in charge of Livity Sound's final release of 2016. (xlr8r)
  • Seek For Maktoop, the new EP from Peggy Gou is scheduled for October 14 release through Ninja Tune. (xlr8r)
  • Watch two new videos from Radiohead and Thom Yorke. (Pulse)
  • Scuba, AKA Paul Rose, has mixed fabric 90. (RA)
  • American engineer Don Buchla has died. (RA)
  • DJ Spank-Spank, the Chicago producer responsible for Acid Tracks as part of Phuture, has died, according to a tweet from The Black Madonna. (Mixmag)
  • After a year-long battle with cancer and the discovery of a brain tumour earlier this month, news has broken that Kwaito star Mandoza has passed away. (Pulse)
  • Danny Howard is to sit in for Annie Mac’s Friday night 7-10 BBC Radio 1 dance show, while DJ Target will fill in for MistaJam on BBC 1Xtra during Mac's maternity leave. (BBCRotD)
  • Jeremy Underground – Beauty (RA - 4.3*)
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