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Paris Hilton: : Heiress to the House Music Throne?
Submitted by Shejay
Paris Hilton - Heiress to the House Music Throne? Word on the dancefloor is that Paris is Hilton is honing her house music skills with ... Read more
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Yasmeen : *
Submitted by Shejay
Yasmeen - Strictly Rhythm's music's latest vocal talent and the powerful voice behind the hit tracks ‘Ready or Not’ and ‘Glad I Found You’ - ... Read more
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Chicago's Night Scene Reaching New Heights : Vertigo Sky Lounge
Submitted by diskokitty
There are a few things one thinks of when they think of Chicago, its weather (the 'Windy City'), its skyscrapers, its food and its music. ... Read more
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DJ CAT NYC : **
Submitted by Shejay
From touring all over the world, to running her popular Pussy Party, to nailing down a slot as the opening DJ for SNL and working ... Read more
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Morgana : New Video and News from Monika Kruse
Submitted by Shejay
Monika Kruse remembers a time when she was just starting her DJ career in the early ‘90s nearly two decades ago. She was in Munich ... Read more
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Kate Moss : In Ibiza
Submitted by Shejay
Kate Moss, the hardcore tech house fan that she is, is currently located on Ibiza island. Her motives are unknown, but Beatportal has heard from ... Read more
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Berlin's 103 Club : To Close
Submitted by Shejay
(Berlin, DE) - Kreuzberg's 103 Club recently announced to close at the end of August. The club right next to the famous Watergate delighted clubbers ... Read more
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Modular Records : Reports $6m loss
Submitted by Shejay
Indie dance (often called nu rave) has been hyped more than any other genre recently, but the scene's most influential label Modular has reported almost ... Read more
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Ibiza's New Laws: : Notes from Inside IMS
Submitted by Shejay
One of the hot topics up for discussion at the International Music Summit currently taking place in Ibiza is the new laws which prevent the ... Read more
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djAid: : A New Concept for Good Music
Submitted by Shejay
We expect to get ripped off at music events on essentials like water, but that five dollar 16-ounce bottle may be worth more than you ... Read more
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Speaking in Code : Electronic Music’s Most Important Documentary?
Submitted by Shejay
Electronic music to outsiders can seem at times obfuscatingly exclusive. The sheer amount of sub genres in electronic music is testament to its confusing elitism and ... Read more
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Winter Music Conference : Should I Stay Or Should I Go?
Submitted by Shejay
Another year, another WMC. We’re going to try our hardest not to sound too jaded, so we’ll this write up simple. The truth is the ... Read more
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Annalyzing Anna : DJ Annalyze
Submitted by Shejay
Timing is everything. Along with having skills like Annalyze. (If you haven't seen/heard what she can do: You Tube her.) Five years ago, ... Read more
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SXSW: The New WMC? : *
Submitted by Mona Jonz
SXSW – the New WMC? Last year, we put together the ultimate plan at WMC. I went along with my partner Kellilicious and Renita Clarke ... Read more
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Online Radio : It?s Future???
Submitted by Mona Jonz
I?ll make a safe assumption. That most of you are online radio listeners. The stations/shows that seem to pop right out of iTunes, ... Read more
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What's New According To... : Peaches
Submitted by Mona Jonz
Check out Shejay's little experiment. This month, we're taking recommendations from artists you already love. But it's more than just their review, it's ... Read more
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Electro Techno : Commentary by Shezzie
Submitted by Sherrie Metcalf
By Shezzie Its been of interest to me for a while now on how the sound of today will shape the future. Whilst the doubters are all ... Read more
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WMC : Do It, Or Not?
Submitted by Shejay
WMC Do It, Or Not? Each March, we put together a conference write-up, filled with Shejay's suggestions on what to do when you get to Miami. ... Read more
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Minus Miami : How to make your own WMC
Submitted by Manik
Are you going to WMC? Are you? Are you? Are you!?!?!?!? THAT�S all I HEAR!!!!! So stop!!! Just wait a second. No, I�m not going, ... Read more
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Songs for Choice : The Choices We Face
Submitted by Manik
Songs for Choice is the benefit compilation partnered with the book, Stories for Choice, a concept founded by Ariel Hyatt to publish the stories of ... Read more
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X-Press 2 Gave Us Muzikizm, Steve Lawler Introduced Us to Tribalism... : Laura Awang Explains the Meaning of Isobelism??
Submitted by Laura Jane Awang
X-Press 2 gave us Muzikizm, Steve Lawler introduced us to Tribalism... Laura Awang Explains the Meaning of Isobelism?? Isobel Pearson's interest in dance music began as most ... Read more
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Diva Says... : Secrets of an Underground Event
Submitted by divaDanielle
Southern California is full of "underground" events, they happen every weekend. Most are completely legal with liquor licenses, location permits and security. The ... Read more
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Marcy Bulkeley Talks Music Synch : What It's About and How To Go About It
Submitted by Manik
I recently met up with Marcy Bulkeley who is head of TV Soundtrack Acquisitions and Creative Licensing for Milan Records. A typical sunny Sunday ... Read more
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Living the Shejay Dream... : Chloe Harris
Submitted by Manik
Chloe Harris � DJ Chloe Harris to be precise � epitomizes what Shejay is about. A player on the international circuit, she DJs everywhere ... Read more
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Female Run Record Labels : A Look At the Owners of Love Break Music, Capture Records and Oh My! Records
Submitted by Amy Taylor
With cutbacks in the record industry all round and competition between artists becoming fiercer than ever, up and coming producers are struggling more and more ... Read more
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What Is Ellen Alien? Producer? DJ? Label Owner? : Or Fashion Designer?
Submitted by Mona Jonz
We know that Ellen Alien is an innovator. The headline speaks to everything shes done! Shejay interviewed Ellen to appear as our cover ... Read more
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Yarah Bravo : MC With Clarity
Submitted by Mona Jonz
If you?re like me, every night you say your hip-hop prayers for the quick arrival of a fresh MC to grace us with their skills. ... Read more
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Princess of Performance : Pumping for Success
Submitted by
Barca Baxant is a 27 year old singer/songwriter, dancer and actress. Born in the Czech Republic, she went to school in Austria and has been ... Read more
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What Happened to the SOUL? : *
Submitted by Sole Intent
In today's current climate of manufactured bands and genetically modified music I find myself constantly disgruntled and wondering "Whatever happened to the SOUL?? Whatever happened ... Read more
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A Month In Dubai : by Anna Kiss
Submitted by Anna Kiss
I was fortunate enough to spend the entire month of April DJing in the city of Dubai (UAE). There's plenty for me to review, but ... Read more
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Miami 2006 Overview : *
Submitted by Shejay
Miami 2006 in a nutshell Where to begin? Well for starters, we're STILL recovering from a very crazy 6 days of running around trying to see ... Read more
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Encompass London : 11th-13th May 2006
Submitted by Shejay
A London festival that navigates cutting edge music. Thursday 11 May, Friday 12 May, Saturday 13 May NIGHT VENUES (CLUB SPACES/LABEL SHOWCASES): 93 FEET EAST, CARGO, THE END, ... Read more
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M3 Summit : *
Submitted by Shejay
While WMC still firmly holds the fort down in terms of providing the most workshops, M3 has given us something that WMC has lacked for ... Read more
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The Choice Is Yours : WMC versus M3...
Submitted by Shejay
Winter Music Conference : March 24 28, 2006 Wyndham Miami Beach Resort : 4833 Collins Avenue www.wintermusicconference.com M3 Summit : March 22 25, 2006 Surfcomber Hotel : ... Read more
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Results of the Top 100 DJ Poll! : You Asked For It, You Got It!!!!
Submitted by Shejay
Did your mother ever tell you 'be careful what you wish for? Well wasn't she right! The results of the long awaited TOP 100 FEMALE ... Read more
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Encompass is Coming : May 11-13, 2006
Submitted by Shejay
Diverse live acts and quality DJs, coupled with the latest in music, technology all showcased in some of Londons coolest venues. This is Encompass... In ... Read more
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The Monkey Gets Spanked : Shejay responds to DJ Mag's Bass Monkey
Submitted by Shejay
We love all our industry aficianodos - we truly truly do. We also have an enormous amount of respect for DJs, producers, and music journalists ... Read more
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Miss Megan debuts on Deepfunk Recordings : *
Submitted by
After a very well received first release on COA Recordings, San Francisco femme Miss Megan offers lovers of the funkd up jacking house sound a ... Read more
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Who Are The IT Girls? : *
Submitted by Kelly Marie
The IT Girls originate from the hottest capital city of the world London. These sassy young ladies felt that such a vibrant city is deserving ... Read more
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Interview with Ms C. : *
Submitted by coletti
Its been way too long since I last interviewed this female DJ, February 2004 to be exact. Shes an Irish girl that came over to ... Read more
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Eve Falcon Signs to Cyber Records... : *
Submitted by Mona Jonz
Were happy to hear about Shejays up to big thingsand LA-based progressive house and breaks DJ/producer Eve Falcon has just released, Eve Falcon & Desert ... Read more
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The TOP 100 FEMALE DJs : It's About Time...
Submitted by Shejay
In true Shejay style we are going where no one else has gone before with the launch of the TOP 100 FEMALE DJs list. Despite ... Read more
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Anne Savage : This Blonde is No Dummy
Submitted by Shejay
Anne Savage - the women famously named Queen of Clubs - has reigned supreme during dance music's many highs and lows and has always come ... Read more
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Remix Hotel : Something For Nothing...
Submitted by Mona Jonz
Every few weeks, I get a nice looking email from the folks at Remix Magazine, with yet another Remix Hotel taking place in one of ... Read more
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FEMALE RAPPERS : : A Dying Breed?
Submitted by Shejay
By Tachelle Shamash Wilkes Reprinted by permission from Femmixx.com Where are all the lady emcees? It seems like female rappers with any semblance of skills or originality ... Read more
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5 Years Junglistic Sistaz : the first worldwide database for female junglistis celebrates its fifth birthday
Submitted by Shroombab
Junglistic Sistaz, the first database for female junglists celebrated its fifth birthday on September 10th, 2005. It was founded in 2000 by Shroombab & Terra ... Read more
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The Ultimate DJ Battle : Break the Record!
Submitted by Patrick Steenks
In March 2006, the Ultimate DJ Battle will be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Five DJs from five different continents will try to break the ... Read more
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Shejay Featured in DJ Magazine : *
Submitted by Shejay
DJ magazine's Ben Osborne speaks to Kelly Sylvia about what Shejay's been up to, where we've been and where we're going. Here's how it ... Read more
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New Orleans DJ Tries To Rebuild Her Life : *
Submitted by Mona Jonz
A few weeks ago, we heard from DJ Soul Sister, a New Orleans-based radio and club DJ. Soul Sister lost almost everything in the ... Read more
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Think Pink! : Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Submitted by Mona Jonz
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We know you're interested. But what can you do? Plenty... We're working with the folks at http://www.thebreastcancersite.com. By clicking ... Read more
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Shejay's Technical Advice Column - Ask Shortee: : Cracking the Code to Becoming a Better DJ
Submitted by Shejay
"Cracking the Code to Becoming a Better DJ". Written by Shortee for Shejay Welcome back to Shejay\'s Technical Advice Column - Ask Shortee. Each issue, reknowned ... Read more
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DJ SHUGGA BREAKS OUT : Breaks DJ Shugga Set To Release First Solo Album
Submitted by Lucky Romero
The female deejay has been a topic of fascination and speculation for sometime in electronic music. So when DJ Shugga (aka Kelly Barrett) entered ... Read more
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Ellen Allien : Thrills, Thrills, Thrills
Submitted by Baby T
Germany's reigning queen of techno releases her sophomore album on her successful label B Pitch Control. Shejay nailed her down to talk about how "Thrills, ... Read more
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Femme Fatales Release : The Leading Ladies of Electronica
Submitted by Celeste Lear
Female artists (including several Shejays) reexamine the definition of Femme Fatale with the new compilation CD, "Femme Fatales - The Leading Ladies of Electronica." No ... Read more
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Encompass : The Sessions @ Cargo : July 30, 2005
Submitted by Encompass
After a few months rest, Encompass is back. First of all, the site has been updated: there are live sets from Encompass courtesy of ... Read more
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Smokin' Jo : talks Nastydirtysexmusic and more!
Submitted by Jo Devious
Following on from our recent review of the Nastydirtysexmusic album, released on 13th June 2005, shejay managed to catch up with the highly talented Nastydirtysexmusic ... Read more
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Tips for Time-Travellers : WMC 2005
Submitted by Henry Smith
Thinking about enduring the long security lines at the teleport and traveling back in time to South Beach during the last week in March of ... Read more
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Wax Poetic : Cadence into Reflections of the Dark Heart
Submitted by Shejay
Written by Tere Cisneros for Shejay Shejay comrade Kate Wax is about to release her album Reflections of the Dark Heart, with gems of sounds that ... Read more
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Q & A Session with Charles Ward : Founder of DJ Magazine
Submitted by Shejay
Co-founder of DJ Magazine UK and DJ Magazine Ibiza, Charles Ward has always been first to spot potential business opportunities in the turbulent world of ... Read more
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Encompass's Right Hand Woman : ...
Submitted by Shejay
Questions by Tere Cisneros Youve met the man with the master plan, now meet the right-hand woman who was responsible (in Jon Terrys words) for everything ... Read more
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Addyboy Clothing : Girl Gear Just For You
Submitted by Mona Jonz
Heard of Addyboy Clothing? You will want to know them after reading this article... Adam Dodge was your average, unsatisfied lawyer, with a curiosity about fashion ... Read more
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The Miami Report : WMC & M3 : ...
Submitted by DJ Jolene
Every year since 2000, Ive headed down to Miami in March to escape the gloom and cold of NYC. Its a super recharge straight to ... Read more
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Encompass Music Conference : London : April 29 May 1, 2005
Submitted by Shejay
Encompass - London : April 29 May 1, 2005 : Navigating the Business and Art of Cutting Edge Music Cant make it to Miami ... Read more
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M3 Summit : Miami : March 21-26
Submitted by Shejay
M3 Summit Miami : March 21-26 The Doubletree Surfcomber Hotel : 1717 Collins Ave. @ 17th St (Evening Event location) Raleigh Hotel : 1775 Collins Ave. ... Read more
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Samurai.fm : Japanese-based radio drops into London
Submitted by Shejay
Article courtesy of DanceFrontDoor.co.uk Having conquered their home country of Japan, where they are proud to call themselves the nations favourite electronic music radio ... Read more
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DJ Dhanu : Hardstep Sistaz / Solid Vinyl UK
Submitted by Shejay
Interview compliments of www.hardstepsistaz.com Kristine Phat Philippino talks to Dhanu about a kinky fox, Solid Vinyl, Australia, lions in the jungle, and what the future holds ... Read more
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Reid Speed : Goddess of Drum n' Bass
Submitted by Shejay
Small in stature, yet with an enormous presence, Reid Speed, has been moving dance floors for the past ten years. Often referred to as the ... Read more
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RAVE ACT UPDATE : Congresss CLEAN-UP Act Gets Cleaned Up
Submitted by Shejay
We last reported on the Rave Act in summer 2004, and the news wasnt great. But there has been a development in the fight ... Read more
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Reid Speed : *
Submitted by Diosa
Reid Speed By Diosa Small in Stature yet such an enormous presence, Reid Speed, has been moving dance floors for the past 10 years. Often referred to ... Read more
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Ascending Starr : Producer, DJ, Vocalist Rachael Starr
Submitted by Mona Jonz
Let us introduce you to Rachael Starr. This 24-year-old Orange County artist, producer, remixer, vocalist and DJ is just about to release 'Till There ... Read more
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Want Technical Advice? ASK SHORTEE!! : Quarterly Column Offers Technical Expertise...
Submitted by Shejay
Craving a little DJ Q&A? We thought you would Shejay introduces our new technical advice column, Ask Shortee. Each issue, youll have the opportunity ... Read more
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Shortee's DJ 202 DVD : Eye KIss Films
Submitted by Diosa
Hot on the heels of the successful how to DVD Shortees DJ 101 Faust and Shortee Music and Eyekiss Films have presented us with the ... Read more
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Beauty and the Beats Female DJ Contest : Finalists Revealed
Submitted by Shejay
ROCKSTAR Energy Drink announced the top three finalists in its nationwide search to select the country's best up-and-coming female DJ through its inaugural ROCKSTAR 'Beauty ... Read more
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Turning The Turntables : Local women DJs and MCs put their spin on hip-hop
Submitted by Reality
Home / Arts & Entertainment / 2005 Jan 5, 2005 / vol 11 iss 22 Turning the turntables Local women DJs and MCs put their spin on ... Read more
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Sounds Peachy : Interview with Peaches
Submitted by Mona Jonz
Peaches. The mullet-wearing, Berlin-based Peaches who gave birth to The Teaches of Peaches, and follow-up album Fatherfucker has created inventive, raucous excursions into rock ... Read more
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Wake Up To Magdalene's Dream : New Music Group
Submitted by Shejay
Magdalene's Dream is Keith Hillebrandt (Programmer/Sound Designer for Nine Inch Nails) and Lana Lokteff (Lead singer for Thirty Day Notice). Lana's original and seductive vocals ... Read more
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Peaches' Killer Sound : Interview
Submitted by Mona Jonz
What most strikes me about Killer (aka Deborah Melford) is her sweet manner. And with a name like Killer? As Peaches primary onstage ... Read more
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Laptops That Like it Hot and Wet : The New Panasonic Toughbook
Submitted by Andy
Its 4am, the after-party is banging, theres 50 people in a room the size of a toilet, with water dripping down the walls, a strange ... Read more
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Lysa Oldhams : Paul Oakenfold Says She Works Hard. So Do We...
Submitted by Diosa
For over 10 years, Lysa Oldhams has been working steadily spreading the music she loves and keeps booties shakin on dance floors across the world. ... Read more
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Beauty and the Beats Contest : Female DJ Award & Tour
Submitted by Aurelia
Beauty and the Beats : Female DJ Award and National Tour Judged by DJs Collette, Rap and Reid Speed Calling all Shejays... Rockstar Engergy Drink has ... Read more
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Software Maker Drum Voice Set to Release "Electronic Music Vol. 1" : An Electronic Music Directory
Submitted by Shejay
Just released on December 8th, Drum Voice Publications Inc. will launch Electronic Music Vol. 1. Available in French and English, it is the most ... Read more
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Upcoming Events for 2005 : Midem Conference | South by Southwest Conference | Miami Winter Music Conference
Submitted by Shejay
Upcoming Events for 2005Mark your calendars, start getting your promo packs together, and get your records together for some noteworthy conferencesMidem, South by ... Read more
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Take Yourself to School : Shejay's Best Picks of DJ Tutorials
Submitted by Diosa
When starting out as a DJ, finding all of the resources necessary to hone your skills can be a bit overwhelming. After much research, ... Read more
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This is One Busy House : Ladyhouse Releases Her First Single
Submitted by Mona Jonz
A typical week for the San Francisco-based Karlyn Neel (aka DJ Ladyhouse) involves playing a gig, producing new material or participating in something in the ... Read more
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Reality TV At The Club : *
Submitted by Mona Jonz
Yes, yes, we know. Reality TV shows are running rampant. For those of you who are intelligent enough to stay away from the ... Read more
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Jen Mas : Changing The Views of Hardcore
Submitted by Diosa
Jen Mas is a lone female in the testosterone-filled club of Hardcore. Not only a pioneer in the field of Hardcore, Jen Mas is the ... Read more
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