Official Trailer For 808: The Heart Of The Beat That Changed Music

shockwepic_808docutrailer1The first official trailer for 808: The heart of the beat that changed music was just released. The 808 documentary features appearances and commentary from our own Hank Shocklee, Arthur Baker, Pharrell, David Guetta, Phil Collins, Lil Jon, Afrika Bambaataa, Norman Cook [Fatboy Slim], Rick Rubin, Diplo, Goldie and more.

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The Tomorrowland Festival Is On Its Way To Becoming The Disney World Of Music

shockleewebpic_tomorrowlandaftermovieIn what is quite possibly the most amazing event recap video ever, Belgium’s Tomorowland Festival just put out an official ‘aftermovie’ of the recent July 2013 event.

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What Do You Think Of This ’30 Richest DJs In The World’ List?

Celebrity Net Worth has put together a list of the 30 richest DJ’s that has been all the buzz this week. How accurate this list is and whether or not it includes various forms of income aside from touring such as production and endorsements remains to be seen.

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How The Internet Transformed The American Rave Scene

Rave was America’s last great outlaw musical subculture: created by kids, for kids, designed to be impenetrable to adults. American rave formed its own mutant funhouse approach to existing looks, sounds and ideologies. In the early-to-mid-1990s, it was driven not by stars but a sudden collective sense that, as the Milwaukee rave zine Massive put it in every issue above the masthead, “The underground is massive.”

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