The 1st-5 June sees the 11th edition of the MUTEK festival in Montreal. The festival covers over 50 Canadian homegrown and international acts. With an unforgettable line-up, featuring exclusive engagements with the cream of the global electronic-arts community, including 2 world premieres, 9 North American debuts, and 16 Canadian debuts. The best part is that once again Awdio with be streaming many of the shows LIVE which is a godsend for those who cannot be in Montreal this year. Read More
One of MUTEK’s signature series, the NOCTURNE program presents more beat-oriented, late-night showcases featuring high-profile artists from around the globe. This edition, the program alternates between the Society for Arts & Technology, the Metropolis, and Club Soda and this is where Awdio will be. You will be able to discover and enjoy the likes of Attentat, Bowly, Cheap and Deep, D Numbers, Konque, Matias Aguayo, Mossa, Nathan Fake, Orphx and Smirk.
A recent addition to the DJ sets available on Awdio.com’s Best of section is Three’s amazing set recorded live at Unit in Tokyo. Three hails from sunny Florida but now resides in New York with DJ residencies at Twilo, Cielo and Love. His sound is a combination of vintage acid house, techno and underground classics and he sets himself apart with his eclectic sets. Listen here. If you haven’t heard one of his sets, now’s your chance and if you like old school house sounds, you will be hooked. More
This year the Cannes Film Festival is full of surprises including the Unexpected series of parties held at La Villa Schweppes. Awdio has been invited to join their new partners for a festival of ‘follies’ and share these impromptu events with you by streaming some of them live for your listening pleasure. Read More
So far the Colette Dance party featuring the infamous Colette crew and La Soirée des Ambassadeurs have been the places to be on the French Riviera. Tonight his royal DJness Mr. Carl Cox is gracing the decks but we are waiting with bated breath for his permission to broadcast live on Awdio.Keep logged onto the Schweppes Awdio page for the latest updates.
Photo: Sylvain Bélan courtesy of http://schweppes-unexpected.fr
French born but London based electronic music Producer Danton Eeprom has decided to let you remix his track « Lost in Music » featuring Erika Forster from Au Revoir Simone, to be released on Fondation / Infiné Records. The winning remix will not only be released digitally but also as a a 12 inch, and the winner will also get the chance to release their own single on Foundation Records. So get your hands on the track and get remixing! Find out more
The original track can be found on Danton Eeprom’s new album « Yes is More » available on iTunes, Beatport, Fairtilizer and from you favorite record store.
Here are the practical details for the contest
May 6th - June 4th 2010 : Download phase - The remix parts of ‘Lost In Music' can be downloaded in this period. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to get the procedure.
May 7th - June 21st 2010: Upload/Submission phase - Upload your remix to email@example.com (10mb mp3 file max.)
June 27th - Announcement of the results.
Important: Don't post your remix online before the results are given, whether on this blog or on your myspace, soundcloud, fairtilizer... as you'll be instantly disqualified. Make sure to read the rules sent to you on request via E-mail carefully before entering the contest.
Interested? Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for details.