Beat Box: Inside Joe Mansfield’s Drum Machine Collection

shockwebpic_dubspotdrummachineCheck out this video feature by our friends at Dubspot of Boston-based beatmaker and collector Joe Mansfield and his fantastic drum machine collection.

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The Vinyl Booms Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down

shockwebpic_nytvinylrevivalAs The New York Times highlights in this recent feature, the vinyl boom shows no signs of slowing down. Watch the Independent Record Pressing company, a New Jersey based operation discuss the challenges manufacturing vinyl and of keeping their old equipment running in order to meet the increasing demand.

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The Blue Ice Project: Listen To A Record Made Of Ice

The Shout Out Louds is a band out of Stockholm, Sweden who has created a very COOL limited edition promo item for their forthcoming album…literally. A kit consisting of distilled water and a custom silicone mold they designed with Stockholm ad agency TBWA to create a 7-inch playable ice record of their single ‘Blue Ice’.

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BOMB SQUAD: Tactical Beats & Sample Artillery Competition Winner

The BOMB SQUAD: Tactical Beats & Sample Artillery remix competition winner is…

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UK Riots: Music & Film Industry Affected by Sony Warehouse Fire

A Sony DADC, major distribution warehouse for music and video located North of London in Enfield, was burnt to the ground yesterday during the riots happening throughout the UK. This 3-story, 20,000 square meter warehouse owned by Sony, was a major hub for physical distribution company PIAS and was holding stock for hundreds of independent music labels, many who no doubt will be devastated by this loss.

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