New data from the RIAA mid-year 2021 music industry revenue statistics showed that the U.S recorded music industry revenues grew 27% compared to 2020. The report from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) indicates that listeners value and engage with recorded music: Revenues rose from $5.6 to $7.1 billion at retail value. Streaming accounted for 84% of the revenues generated in

Despite AMF and a handful of other events having to sadly cancel, ADE is still going ahead with the preparations for this year, taking place 13-17 October across multiple venues. This decision comes after the news that clubs may reopen again from September 27 although they, along with venues and indoor events, must be closed from 00:00-06:00. With this announcement, the

After much criticism, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced the government will ditch the idea of implementing a vaccine passport for entry into clubs and events. This decision comes just after last week when the government announced they would move forward with a plan to begin vaccine passports. According to BBC, Under the passport plan, "people would have been required to show

The Dutch government has heard and listened to the voices of the "Unmute Us" protests. After 150,000 people took to the streets of multiple Dutch cities to protest the nontransparency of event restricting, the government announced they will start to ease restrictions on large-scale events, allowing festivals to begin operating again. The conditions for these large-scale events will still involve some

Dance music maestros Steve Aoki and Armin van Buuren have set a release date for their upcoming collaboration titled ‘Music Means Love Forever.’ Officially joining forces for the first time, this latest anthem has got fans alike eagerly anticipating its official release. Previewed in recent sets, this production perfectly personifies the musical prowess of both iconic artists. Featuring epic builds throughout,