EDMDroid Highlights Week #4 Jan 2016
Here are some of the highlights for the month of January with latest news and dance music happening anywhere around the globe. Stories covered including Skrillex & 4minute, Calvin Harris and a bonus Techno set for listening.
Skrillex K-Pop Collaboration
The news has been circling around the net recently about Skrillex collaboration with popular Korean girl group 4minute. The first track name for the Act 7 EP has been announced, titled “Hate”. The mini album can be listen Youtube and it sounds great!
Avicii & Coca Cola brand
Avicii has partnership with big brand soda company, Coca Cola. Avicii is responsible for the catchy track in the Coca Cola advertisement, titled “Taste The Feeling” which is a collaboration with Australian singer Conrad Sewell.
Calvin Harris & Skrillex Top Earning DJs
Calvin Harris is still the world’s richest DJ, while deadmau5 on the second list, according to an article published on edmtunes.com. Calvin Harris net worth is $160M, 77 shows in 2015 and has 13 million Facebook fans.
Ministry of Sound UK celebrates 25th Aniversary with new Dolby Atmos Soundsystem
Ministry of Sound UK celebrating its 25th anniversary this year with its new Dolby Atmos soundsystem. Yes, what we heard in the cinema is now available in dance clubs. MOS is the first dance club in the world equipped with 64-speakers, 22-channel rig got its first workout on January 23rd at a Hospital Records showcase.
And now here’s for the Bonus round, a dj mix!
In the mix with Courtesy
Najaaraq Nicoline Vestbirk aka Courtesy jacking up a techno set. She plays techno that sounds like it was ripped from the dirt and then rocketed into the stratosphere, that she describes herself as “spacecraft techno”.