An Interview with Singer Denise Renee Caplock

By |2019-08-08T17:53:59+00:00August 8th, 2019|Announcements, Entertaiment, Internet, Interviews, news, producer|

Biography: Denise Renee Caplock is a true renaissance woman: a Recording Artist, Songwriter, Producer and Publisher with songs currently charting in the Hip Hop realm, she is also the President and CEO of Collinscrest Entertainment Group. Born into a musical family, she grew up surrounded by passionate musicians, most notably her mother who was a [...]

Plugging Into Chicago’s Forgotten House Venues

By |2019-05-24T00:54:27+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Announcements, Chicago, Classics, Clubs - Nightlife, DJ, Entertaiment, House, House Music, International, Internet, Interviews, Music News, producer|

For decades, house music has shaped pop worldwide—but many of the spaces that birthed it here disappeared so quickly they barely left a trace. By Leor Galil @imLeor “It was a time when people didn’t put as much emphasis on the DJs or the performer per se, and really danced and enjoyed themselves.” —DJ and producer [...]

How to Prevent Music Licensing from Crushing Owners & Operators

By |2019-05-24T00:49:29+00:00May 22nd, 2019|advice, DJ, Entertaiment, Internet, Music, news|

    David Klemt | May 8, 2019 5:00am Do you play live music at your bar, nightclub or restaurant? Do the hospitality venues of owners and operators you frequent, partner with or otherwise respect and support offer live music? If so, John Bodnovich wants you to get active, step up, and tell Congress to #KeepTheDecrees. Bodnovich, [...]

Dancing Can Reverse the Signs of Aging in the Brain

By |2019-05-17T03:10:11+00:00May 11th, 2019|advice, Internet, Spirituality|

As we grow older we suffer a decline in mental and physical fitness, which can be made worse by conditions like Alzheimer's disease. A new study, published in the open-access journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, shows that older people who routinely partake in physical exercise can reverse the signs of aging in the brain, and [...]

Panasonic Returns the Technics 1200 Turntable

By |2019-02-05T03:06:10+00:00January 17th, 2019|Announcements, Classics, DJ, DJ Equipment Tools Software, Djtechtools, Internet, Interviews, Music News|

Photo: Andrew Liszewski (Gizmodo) At CES 2016, Panasonic revived the Technics 1200 turntable line which had last been updated with the MK6 back in 2008. The pricey Grand Class Technics SL-1200G was targeted at audiophiles, however, while the 1200’s biggest fanbase had been mostly DJs who loved its high-torque, direct-drive platter. Two years later, Panasonic announced the Technics [...]

DJ Moodymann alleges police harassment outside home in Highland Park

By |2019-02-05T03:15:45+00:00January 17th, 2019|DJ, House, House Music, Internet, Music News, news, producer|

Moodymann displayed his unique take on the Detroit sound during his closing set in the Blue Room during Detroit Love at TV Lounge in Detroit on Saturday, March 7, 2015. (Photo: John Froelich, Special to the Detroit Free Pres) Highland Park police officers pulled their guns on Detroit DJ Moodymann during a confrontation outside his [...]

DJ Mixes Should Soon Be Legal On SoundCloud, Says Company

By |2018-10-23T04:10:54+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Announcements, Digital Dj Tips, DJ, Internet, Joey Santos, Music, Music News, My House Radio, producer|

Back from the brink: It looks like DJ mixes may yet find a home on SoundCloud after being practically hounded off the platform, thanks to a new deal between SoundCloud and Dubset. LAST UPDATED 22 OCTOBER, 2018 It looks like DJs will soon be able to post their mixes on SoundCloud, thanks [...]

Open Source Challenge: Why One Band Chose Linux To Record Their New Album (Forbes)

By |2018-09-26T01:23:27+00:00September 26th, 2018|DJ Equipment Tools Software, Internet, Music, producer, Tips|

Jason Evangelho Contributor Games I cover the fascinating worlds of Linux, PC gaming & consumer hardware Thirteen years ago I was producing an indie music podcast called Insomnia Radio when Lorenzo's Music stumbled across my radar. Their single "Hot Water Avalanche" was this appealing combination of loud percussion, rapid-fire lyrics, acoustic guitar and random death metal-style screams. This [...]

Senate passes Music Modernization Act

By |2018-09-20T16:38:37+00:00September 20th, 2018|Internet, Music, Music News, My House Radio, news|

The House must approve the bill once again before it’s signed into law by President Trump By Dani Deahl@danideahl  Sep 18, 2018, 7:08pm EDT SHARE United States Senate The US Senate has approved the Music Modernization Act of 2018, S.2334, with unanimous consent, bringing the first reform for music licensing in 20 years on [...]

Chrome Blocks Autoplay – No More Unexpected Sound Blasting Out of Your Speakers

By |2018-09-05T15:36:36+00:00August 3rd, 2018|advice, DJ, House Music, Internet, Music News|

Google is finally getting serious about blocking annoying autoplay videos that start with the sound blaring. The next update to Chrome (version 66) will include changes to autoplay videos that mean the browser will only play them automatically if the sound isn’t playing by default, or if you click and interact with the site, or [...]

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