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Pete Tong's Essential New Tune
Watch What Ya Doing
Patrick Topping
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"This week's Essential New Tune is from Patrick Topping who is back in the house. It's the first track from his new label Trick and sonically its going somewhere that’s what is so exciting about it. The track was played earlier at the top of the mix with Annie Mac, but let's listen to it again. It’s called Watch What Ya Doing by Patrick Topping."
This week's featured Essential New Tune was featured in last week’s Friday show on BBC Radio 1. Listen again and forward to 28:28 mins here.
Label: Trick
Management: Grade Management
Publishing: c/o Grade Management
Radio: Christian Nockall, Your Army
Club:  Adam Carter, Exclusive Promo
Online: Lauren Chester, Listen Up
Live: Tommi Anderson, NGE
22 Feb 2019
  • Universal Music Group reported figures for 2018 that saw recorded music generate €4.8bn, 5.9% up from 2017; music publishing at €941m, up 10.2%; merchandising and other income streams falling slightly to €273m from the prior year total of €283m. (Billboard)
  • The Keyboard Wizards of Acid House is Mixmag Records' first vinyl release. Curated by promoter Sean McLusky the album features tracks from Orbital, Adamski, The Shamen and Meat Beat Manifesto. (Mixmag
  • Jukebox PR's CEO Alex Jukes and Data Transmission owner Grahame Farmer launch The Tribes, a music and lifestyle network that connects brands with youth culture and relevant music markets. (RotD)
  • Resident Advisor launches Doors Open, the first electronic music jobs board. (RA
  • New Rekordbox beta offers cloud analysis, hints at upcoming subscription model. (DJ Mag
  • SoundCloud have partnered with distributor FUGA and unveiled a tool to allow artists to distribute directly to streaming services. (Billboard) The tool will pass through 100% of earnings from those platforms back to the creator, meaning SoundCloud takes no additional cut, nor will they be charging additional distribution fees.
  • Esports economy tipped to pass $1bn for first time in 2019. (MusicAlly)
  • CRSSD has revealed its After Dark programming with Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Erol Alkan and Eclair Fifi among the names performing. (Mixmag
  • Honey Dijon, Midland, Sassy J, Horse Meat Disco and more will perform at London festival GALA this May. (RA
  • California festival Lightning in a Bottle has released its line-up featuring Disclosure, Gramatik, Big Gigantic, Santigold, and more. (DA
  • Tomorrowland has launched its own radio station, One World Radio. (DJ Mag
  • Ultra Miami has shared a video teasing the layout of its new site on Virginia Key. (DJ Mag)
  • Donato Dozzy, K-Hand and Nina Kraviz will play Resident Advisor's stage at the Flow Festival in Helsinki this August. (RA
  • Several festivals have been cancelled in Australia after the New South Wales government introduced costly licensing rules for organisers, a move local media is calling a "war on festivals." (RA
  • Barcelona series OFFSónar expands 2019 programme. (RA
  • Tomorrowland has revealed the full details for next month's Winter event in the French Alps. (DJ Mag
  • The closing celebration of the 12th edition of IMS Ibiza and flagship event of IMS Week 2019, the one-day IMS Dalt Vila returns to the historic 2,500 year old former fort on 24 May. (IMS)
  • If data is now more valuable than oil, and OPEC broke the oil giants, is tech’s OPEC moment upon us? (Encyclomedia)
  • Five music startup trends you should follow in 2019. (Cherie Hu)
  • AFEM Membership: Recent new AFEM members include: A Greener Festival; d&b audiotechnik; Eco Glitter Fun; Lexblock; Music Gateway; Tom Middleton. Please contact membership if you would like to know more about joining. (AFEM)
  • AFEM Thought Piece: “Feeling Overwhelmed? Pause. Breathe. Refocus.”  AFEM Regional Manager, Tristan Hunt shares a thought piece on dealing with the day-to-day impact work can have on your mental health (AFEM)
  • Meet The Team: This month we focus on AFEM members, Moon Jelly - get to know the staff behind the agency and find out more about what they’ve been up to, so far, in 2019. (AFEM)
  • The colony of ANTS returns to Ushuaïa this summer. (Ibiza Spotlight
  • Paul Van Dyk has announced the full line-up for the second season of Shine Ibiza at Eden. (DJ Mag
  • David Guetta’s F*** Me I’m Famous! party is moving from Pacha to Hï Ibiza this year. (DJ Mag)
  • Three million club tourists spent over €1.4bn in Berlin last year, it's estimated. (DJ Mag)
  • Cocoon announce 20th anniversary party with Ushuaïa Ibiza on 25 May. (Mixmag)
  • DT634 – M.A.N.D.Y (DT)
  • RA.664 Turtle Bugg (RA
  • Anshaw Black | Boiler Room x III Points Festival | Miami Day 3 (Boiler Room)
  • Ms Mada | Boiler Room x III Points Festival | Miami Day 2 (Boiler Room
  • Moscoman | Boiler Room x III Points Festival | Miami Day 1 (Boiler Room
  • Mella Dee in The Lab LDN (Mixmag
  • Source Direct in The Lab LDN (Mixmag
  • Real Talk: Alan Fitzpatrick (Xlr8r)
  • Get To Know: Justin Cudmore (DJ Mag)
  • Get To Know: Alison Swing (DJ Mag)
  • In conversation: Icarus (Magnetic
  • Matador: How I play live (DJ Mag
  • 12 emerging artists you need to hear this February. (DJ Mag)
  • Creative songwriting and performance in Ableton Live with Afrodeutsche. [video] (DT
  • How Indie company 418 Music beat Taylor Swift, Katy Perry labels in Billboard's 2018 list of Dance Imprints. (Forbes
  • Behind the scenes of Chantel Jeffries' Life as a DJ and her YG collaboration Facts. (Billboard
  • The most expensive dance floor records ever sold on Discogs Part 2. (RA)
  • The resilience of Russia's dance music scene. (RA
  • Las Vegas and the EDM scene. (EDMTunes)
  • Massive Attack: ‘I have total faith in the next generation’ (Guardian
  • Toby Green talks tuning out of external pressures and tuning into his love for dance music. (DA)
  • ANNA talks determination, meditation and the power of her incendiary techno. (DJ Mag
  • No sleep 'till Ghent: Soulwax's relentless pursuit of the unknown. (Mixmag
  • R3HAB on EDM's rise in Asia, how to make hit remixes and pop collabs. (EDM
  • Amon Tobin launches new label, Nomark, with his first album since 2011, Fear In A Handful Of Dust. (RA)
  • Robert Hood to release new EP Reflector / Rotate. (Fact
  • Jeff Mills mistakenly releases another producer's track as his own. (RA
  • A new remix EP of Teddy Pendergrass is being released. (Mixmag)
  • Gareth Emery and Ashley Wallbridge release second single off of their forthcoming album. (DA
  • David Guetta and Nicky Romero push the boundaries of big room with new track Ring The Alarm. (DA)
  • Gesaffelstein's new album, Hyperion, is out next month. (RA)
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