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Pete Tong's Essential New Tune
Things We Might Have Said (feat. Cari Golden)
Renier Zonneveld
Stil vor Talent
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Sometimes ENTs come at me from record companies or out of studios from DJs when they're not even finished. Other times, I just go to a record store, buy them and think "this is rather special." And that is the case with this Renier Zonneveld and Cari Golden track. Released via Stil vor Talent, it's called Things We Might Have Said and it's a bit large.This week’s Essential New Tune is featured in last week’s Friday show on BBC Radio 1. Listen again and forward to 33:10 mins here.
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28 Oct 2016
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  • Russian social network vKontakte has brokered a licensing agreement with indie label global digital rights agency Merlin covering audio and video content from Merlin's members. (MusicAlly)
  • Sony Music Entertainment has invested a six-figure sum in ‘Europe’s largest live booking platform’ – startup gigmit, based in Berlin. (MBW)
  • In Australia, Jaddan Comerford and Matt Emsell have launched their new venture, 1825 Records, with the aim of launching the careers of local acts overseas. (TMN)
  • High alert issued for pink 'Superman' pills being sold as ecstasy. (Mixmag)
  • A new Norwegian study has found that musicians in the country are three times more likely to face deteriorating mental health than other citizens. (M)
  • UK Culture Secretary Karen Bradley appeared before a committee of MPs to look at, among other issues, the government intervening to combat ticket touting. (Times)
  • The identity of London's Night Tsar will be made public next month and a report by the mayor-appointed “night time commission” published by the end of the year. (Observer)
  • The demise of the nightclub has been greatly exaggerated, according to Britain’s biggest club operator Deltic. (Times) The company found that almost 40% of the population go on a late night out once a week, while for 18 to 21-year-olds the proportion rises to 72%.
  • Martin Garrix voted the world’s No.1 DJ in annual DJ Mag poll. (RotD)
  • Billboard publishes its ’40 Under 40’ list of young power players, which includes Adam Alpert (CEO, Disruptor Records) and Sam Hunt (Agent for Diplo, Major Lazer, The Windish Agency).
  • Eventbrite and Facebook have announced the integration of native ticket buying in the new Events From Facebook app. (Amp)
  • Instagram is testing live video. (Hypebot)
  • Bruce Pavitt, who founded indie rock label Sub Pop, has launched 8Stem, a mobile app for iOS that turns remixing into a simple drag and drop process. (TechCrunch)
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  • The Technics SL-1200G is available to buy now. (Mixmag)
  • These interactive 3D animations show how the inside of a turntable works. (Mixmag)
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  • Deluge is an all-in-one synth, sampler and sequencer for under £650. (FACT)
  • Jakarta is paving the way for a vinyl renaissance. (Pulse)
  • The Berlin-based hardware manufacturer MFB is releasing new Eurorack modules. (RA)
  • The French Parliament has ruled against a so-called “YouTube tax,” which would have required online video platforms to pay 2% of their ad revenue within France to the country’s National Film Board. (TubeFilter)
  • A new analysis platform called Viberate has just launched as the most powerful and comprehensive statistical tool for the electronic music market. (Mixmag)
  • Boiler Room has announced plans for a virtual reality music venue which promises to take fans to "raves halfway across the world". (BBC)
  • SoundCloud is growing revenue, expanding and focused on building a sustainable business so it can remain independent, co-founder Eric Wahlforss said, without explicitly denying reports that the company is up for sale. (Bloomberg) Spotify had been looking to buy SoundCloud recently.
  • Melbourne's Freedom Time returns on New Year's Day with Theo Parrish. (Mixmag)
  • New Australian festival Pitch Music & Arts has announced its inaugural line-up. (Mixmag)
  • Half Baked will hold a seventh birthday event in London on Saturday, November 26. (RA)
  • Spanish event series Elrow will take its wild style to New York City this December at Flash Factory. (Mixmag)
  • 14 easy ways to make clubbing safer for everyone. (Pulse)
  • Why the music industry needs Facebook to launch its own streaming audio service. (Medium - Darren Hemmings, Motive Unknown)
  • How Spotify can become a next generation “label”. (Music Industry Blog - Mark Muligan)
  • New Gatekeepers: How streaming platforms are taking over the music industry. (Hypebot)
  • Australian music royalties have hit record-breaking highs – but it won't save the industry. (Guardian - Tim Byron)
  • Four futures of the music business. (Medium - Cortney Harding) Contemplating the fate of an evolving industry.
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  • Michael Huppe, the president and CEO of SoundExchange, discusses his organisation's position in the ever-changing music industry industry as its role in the streaming marketplace continues to expand. (Hypebot)
  • How Space moving to unfashionable San Antonio could revitalize Ibiza. (Pulse)
  • A SoundCloud sale would be bad for fans. (VentureBeat - DJ Skee)
  • Why the tabloid obsession with nightclub fights is so damaging to UK club culture. (Thump)
  • Why does the DJ Mag Top 100 list matter? 3LAU guest editorial. (YourEDM)
  • Full panels from IMS Asia-Pacific 2016: Rising stars, global power players, India & China and more. (IMS)
  • ADE closes and reminds us that Holland is the home of the truly innovative dance culture. (Pulse)
  • New NYC nightclub Schimanski is going to replace Verboten. (Mixmag)
  • Guy Gerber is bringing his Rumors party series to Miami this December for a multi-sensory experience at Art Basel. (Mixmag)
  • Los Angeles' 2016 Halloween party round-up. (Mixmag)
  • NYC's 2016 Halloween party round-up. (Mixmag)
  • South London club Phonox is launching a new 5pm until midnight Sunday series from 30 October to 11 December. (DJ Mag)
  • Licensing laws should be changed to force venues around the UK to undergo counter-terror training, a private security expert has said. (BBC)
  • New 350-capacity music venue, Omeara, opened in London Bridge last week. (RA)
  • New Leeds club Church will host a #saveourculture party this weekend in support of fabric's battle to reopen. (RA)
  • Le Bataclan to reopen one year after Paris attacks, Laurent Garnier to play. (DJMag)
  • Mix of the Day: Presha. (RA)
  • Stream Rebekah's ADE 2016 set. (XLR8R)
  • Mix of the Day: Rich Wakley. (Data Transmission)
  • Amsterdam Dance Event: 41 Massive Tracks. (DJ Mag)
  • The 31 best electronic horror movie soundtracks of all time. (Thump)
  • Heartbreak, Fabric and Brexit: Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor on why he’s started writing piano ballads. (NewStatesman - Anoosh Chakelian)
  • Super Hans' guide to DJing: 'David Guetta plays a load of old ballbag'. (Saturday Guardian)
  • Strangest Things: the club night bringing Netflix's retro series to life. (Saturday Guardian)
  • Mike Skinner: 'It's like I've retired, being a DJ – I'm just doing what I want’. (Guardian - Rich Pelley)
  • In a new series of documentaries, Smirnoff Sound Collective is taking viewers inside the operations of Europe’s most respected underground labels - Innervisions is the latest. (Mixmag)
  • A new documentary directed by French producer Wax Tailor profiles the principal figures behind some of America’s most distinguished record stores. (Mixmag)
  • Watch ZHU's new short film GENERATIONWHY, on youth culture. (Mixmag)
  • Dive into the dirty, delirious world of new Russian rave Skotoboinya with this short film. (FACT)
  • The top future bass picks of the week featuring KRNE, 12th Planet, and Melvv. (Magnetic Mag)
  • You would be shocked at how little most “successful” DJs earn. (Pulse)
  • The vinyl I'd die for: Art Department. (Pulse)
  • A new dawn for Australia’s city of Techno, Melbourne. (Pulse)
  • Industry Focus: Cyril Bitar of Minimal Effort & Clinic Wednesdays. (Magnetic)
  • The true story of the life and death of legendary selector DJ AM is a must watch, writes Jack Tregoning. (inthemix)
  • Inside Tokyo's audiophile venues. (RA)
  • Meet two composers using tech to reclaim humanity in electronic music. (Observer)
  • Breaking Through: Project Pablo. (RA)
  • The 'Godfather of Australian Techno' Late Nite Tuff Guy tells his own fascinating story. (Pulse)
  • Pete Tong talks favourite new acts in midst of North American tour. (DeepHouseAmsterdam)
  • Moderat will release a new album, aptly titled Live, next month, featuring a collection of various live recordings from their performances. (Mixmag)
  • Galcher Lustwerk and Alvin Aronson are back under their Studio OST pseudonym for a release early next year. (Mixmag)
  • Glasgow’s Nightwave is making her live show debut in East London next month. (Mixmag)
  • Ben UFO has taken charge of the latest Blowing Up The Workshop mix. (Mixmag)
  • Michael Gordon, of New York-based classical collective Bang on a Can, has issued a remix compilation featuring edits from Squarepusher, Oneohtrix Point Never, Tim Hecker, Jóhann Jóhannsson and more. (Mixmag)
  • Eric Prydz has just informed his fans that EPIC 5.0 is on its way. (Mixmag)
  • The Chemical Brothers have announced they are re-releasing all of their albums on vinyl this December. (Mixmag)
  • Santiago-based label Drumma is set to mark its fifth anniversary and 15th vinyl release with a two-track EP featuring hometown heroes Ricardo Villalobos and Umho. (Mixmag)
  • The UK collective Horse Meat Disco will be collaborating with Hackney’s Deep Throat Choir to perform some of their favourite disco tracks live from the The Jazz Café in London. (Mixmag)
  • Leicester/London collective Grade 10 is releasing Classic Coke's Blood Rite EP this November. This four-track EP is the label’s sixth release. (Mixmag)
  • On December 5 Craigie Knowes is releasing a compilation in aid of the War Child charity entitled, The Second Annual Fundraiser: War Child. (Mixmag)
  • Jacques Greene has dropped his new track Afterglow via LuckyMe. (Mixmag)
  • Simian Mobile Disco have just released their latest EP, with a remix by Matrixxman. (Mixmag)
  • Maceo Plex is gearing up to release his second album, Journey To Solar. (Mixmag)
  • Rising Sydney producer Oshan has shared his new four-track EP Most At Home. (Mixmag)
  • Nightmares on Wax, aka George Evelyn, is channeling classic house nostalgia on forthcoming EP, sharing a collaboration with Andrew Ashong to introduce new material. (Mixmag)
  • UK duo Voyeur were invited by Kerri Chandler to release on his Madhouse and Madtech imprints, and now their debut album will be released via Kaoz Theory on Oct 31. (DJ Mag)
  • Sasha will perform a one-off live show at the Barbican in London next year. (DJ Mag)
  • Mount Kimbie will present new music and a new live setup during a series of tour dates in the US. (FACT)
  • Italian producer Lorenzo Senni has announced his debut release on Warp, Persona, after signing to the label this summer. (FACT)
  • Night Slugs announces All-Stars Vol. 3, hear a new track from Bok Bok now. (FACT)
  • Palmbomen II and Betonkust announce new EP Hotel Breukelen. (FACT)
  • Hudson Mohawke’s next project will be composing the soundtrack to the upcoming video game Watch Dogs 2. (FACT)
  • Big Beat Records releases the Ignition Amsterdam compilation. (Data Transmission)
  • Pure Intec 3 compilation album mixed by Carl Cox and Jon Rundell. (Data Transmission)
  • Premiere: Hear a new cut from Romanian duo Vinyl Speed Adjust as they return to Visionquest for their latest EP. (XLR8R)
  • Perfect Havoc Disco returns to London. (Data Transmission)
  • All seven of Martin Garrix's ADE 2016 tracks are out now. (Billboard)
  • Deadmau5’s Ghosts N Stuff gets a new spooky remix right in time for Halloween. (YourEDM)
  • Canadian minimalist Akufen will release an untitled EP on Karat Records early next year. (RA)
  • Watch the new video from S U R V I V E. (RA)
  • Armand Van Helden is back with his first album in nine years. (RA)
  • Felix K and Drumkid have released a new 12-inch under their Crackle Wizard alias. (RA)
  • Call Super has an EP coming out on The Trilogy Tapes under a new alias, Elmo Crumb. (RA)
  • Ricardo Villalobos and Umho will put out a two-track EP called Melo De Melo on December 6. (RA)
  • Deleted Axwell tweet adds evidence to Swedish House Mafia reunion in 2017. (YourEDM)
  • DJ Shadow celebrates 20 years of Endtroducing... with retrospective Beats 1 radio show. (Billboard)
  • The Chainsmokers' Closer tops Hot 100 for 10th week, tying for longest reign this year. (Billboard)
  • Dusky, Skream, Clams Casino among artists donating music for 110-track #SaveFabric compilation. (Billboard)
  • Kero Kero Bonito (Guardian2 - 3* Kate Hutchinson)
  • The Chainsmokers - Electric Brixton, London (Times2 - 2* Ed Potton)
  • ADE 2016 Report: Maceo Plex at Rijksmuseum. (DeepHouseAmsterdam)
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