January 18, 2018 Old School Magazine

Electronic Music Today we are all aware that the electronic music genre has become one of the most influential genres in the music industry all over the world. Not to mention, the way electronic music is purchased and streamed, and especially the way how people really enjoy the Dj live sets. Also, this genre comes with its own culture, the culture that’s sweeping the nation! Electronic Music Fans Friday, Saturday and even Sunday are the days when electronic music fans live. Literally, they live for the weekends. The great parties and raves are happening on Friday, Saturday, and even Sunday….

January 18, 2018 Old School Magazine

HISTORY Back in 1995, based in De Balie at night special shows in three venues: Club Escape, Paradiso, and Melkweg, ADE was started as a three-day conference. As a matter of fact, ADE was attended by 300 delegates with thirty DJs performing. Different from back then, Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) today is a five-day electronic music festival and conference in mid-October. And, Amsterdam Dance Event Foundation has organized the event. In fact, Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is the world’s leading event for electronic music. 2018 DATES Must be remembered that Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) has announced the dates of the…

January 15, 2018 Old School Magazine

The internet has a lot of free tools that independent artists can use. Especially ones that don’t have help from entire crew or don’t have a budget at all. We suggest a list of tools that all independent artists should use! Tools to Get to Know Your Fans It’s very important for you as an artist to know your audience. And, these are tools that can help you achieve that: Next Big Sound: The tool that can help you find your audience so you can focus on creating your new music. Also, with Next Big Sound, you can get insights…

January 10, 2018 Old School Magazine

Most of the people would say that the life of an electronic music artist is very easy because it’s all about glamour and fun. But that’s only from outside, a real and dedicated electronic artist is more concerned about manufacturing the beautiful rhythms and the right sounds. Their attention is definitely not to the tempting environments that are often part of. We all need to be aware that beyond the stage or club, music artists have realistic goals to meet and serious issues to think about. Self-Disciplining for the Electronic Artist We suggest a few steps that can help an…

December 15, 2017 Old School Magazine

Soundcloud has been part of the music scene since 2007. Many artists were having a problem to find their audience, but since Soundcloud has been created it’s really easier for them. Soundcloud is mostly free resource with a wide reach that enables artists sharing their music across all around the world through the internet. Here are a few tips while using Soundcloud: Actively be part of the new, emerging online scenes. You must take time to comment on tracks and connect with amazing new talent from the internet, it will help build your network. Also, share your Soundcloud content on…

December 14, 2017 Old School Magazine

6 positive things about electronic music producer If someone asks you “what is your job” and you say “I’m an electronic music producer “, they’ll probably assume that that’s an easy or even a boring job. Here are 6 things you can say to them to change their mind. They might not understand you, but they’ll be impressed: Everything is on you Yes, you’re the person who designs the sounds, composes the music, arranges the song, then mixes it down! Listening to music becomes something else. As a producer, you enjoy and respect music more. Even if that’s not your…

December 14, 2017 Old School Magazine

Berlin Everyone knows that Berlin is the capital and the largest city in Germany. Berlin is a world city of science, culture, media, and politics. The metropolis is a very popular tourist destination. Berlin is well-known for its significant industries like IT, clean tech, pharmaceuticals, biomedical engineering, biotechnology, electronics and, construction. Modern Berlin is a host of many sporting events and a home to world-renowned universities, museums, orchestras and, also entertainment venues. Its urban setting results in becoming a location for international film productions. Berlin is famous for a high quality of living, its diverse architecture, festivals and, nightlife. Absolutely,…

December 13, 2017 Old School Magazine

Beatport is founded in 2004 as the main source of music for DJs, and today is the home of electronic music for DJs, producers, and their fans all over the world. Beatport store offers music in premium digital formats. Every week, the music collection on Beatport is refreshed with hundreds of exclusive tracks by the world’s top electronic music artists. Beatport offices are in Berlin and Denver. Fact is that Beatport’s music store is world’s leading online provider of music, tools, and resources made for the unique needs and demands of DJs, producers, or even music lovers. Beatport platform has a…

December 13, 2017 Old School Magazine

History Shazam Entertainment Ltd. is a British app development company founded in 1999. They created an app that can identify music, movies, advertising, and even television shows, based on a short sample played and using the microphone on the device. Shazam uses a computer’s built-in microphone or smartphone to catch a brief sample of audio being played. Then, it creates an acoustic fingerprint based on the sample and compares it against the main database for a match. Shazam sends information about the artist, song title, and album back to the user, but obviously only if it finds a match. Also,…