Author Archives: Michael Heath

Sony to Buy Additional 60% Stake in EMI Music Publishing

EMI Music Publishing owns or administers more than two million songs, ranging from contemporary artists like Drake to classics by Queen, Carole King, and the Motown catalog.CreditRichard Perry/The New York Times By Ben Sisario Seven years ago, Sony entered a complex deal with Abu Dhabi for control of the EMI Music Publishing catalog, a trove of

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THE UK’S “FAST BECOMING THE BIGGEST COCAINE CONSUMER IN EUROPE”

Smartphones are making it much easier to access the white stuff OLIVER PAYNE The UK’s nearly earned the status of being the “biggest consumer of cocaine in Europe” and the blame is being aimed at smartphones. Ben Wallace, the UK’s security minister, outlined that making connections via encryptions and smartphones is making it easier for

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Amsterdam’s Tuition Free University Of The Underground Welcomes Peaches For Event Series Launch

Founded in February 2017 with the focus on global engagement with society as a whole, the registered charity and postgraduate educational space, University of the Underground, launches the first in its event series – Agora Club Happening on 27 June at De Marktkantine, The University of the Underground will welcome, amongst its guests for the

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Moogfest 2018: A Festival Lesson For The Resistance

Durham, North Carolina may not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking (electronic) music festival, but this small city in the American South annually plays host to one of the finest and most forward thinking celebrations of music, technology, art, and politics around. With a mission set in growth and philosophy, and

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Premiere: Risa Taniguchi – Ambush (Original Mix)

After successful releases from Maetrik, Shall Ocin, Daniel Watts, and ANNA, Clash Lion welcomes the exciting and most definitely upcoming talent from Japan, Risa Taniguchi with 3 tracks of. Formerly known as DJ RS, Risa is one of Tokyo’s most established underground artists via her performances on streaming platform Dommune and radio stations Inter FM

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Interview: Ellen Allien

What could possibly be said about Ellen Allien that hasn’t already been…a first generation female DJ, Internationally touring artist, label owner, and role model, Ellen has done and been nearly everywhere for her two decades+ in the scene. Last weekend, we met up on site in North Carolina as she followed up Helena Hauff at

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DHA Mix #369 By Andrew Thomson (Huntleys + Palmers)

Andrew Thomson has been at the helm of Huntleys + Palmers for the past 10 years. Displaying a keen curatorial ear via parties between Glasgow and London, mutiple record labels (Huntleys + Palmers, Highlife, Belters), a Rinse FM show, and countless international appearances as a DJ of all descriptions, Andrew has aided in launching the

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