Starting the new year off right, The Lotus Lab gifted us with a soulful mid tempo mix for the first OHM DJ Series mixtape of 2016. Full of soulful classics from the 70s and 80s, get nostalgic with us.
Music execs have been saying that streaming is the way of the music industry for some time. Apple plans on entering the scrimmage to the top between Spotify, Pandora and Tidal, swinging. Doing what others lack and a missed opportunity by Soundcloud, Apple is rumored to offer music tastemakers as DJs to curate channels on this new service. Definitely a game changer. (read more)
There has been many discussions lately about the future for deejays and producers using SoundCloud’s platform. The state of affairs are grim for those of us who flocked to that site that once embraced us. Social media is a very important tool for deejays and producers to market their material. Check out this article featured on Digital DJ Tips website giving folks alternatives to where so many of us have called home for the past few years. (read more)
Master of the Mix was a genius show. The challenges were creative, the djs competing were entertaining and inspirational. The judges are respected in the music industry. Here is a clip from the first season. Please VH1/Smirnoff, stop holding out on us.