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Festival Bans Phones So You’ll “Live In The Moment”

Festival Bans Phones So You’ll “Live In The Moment”

Discouraging phones at shows is not a new phenomenon. Artists as well-toured as Bruno Mars and Björk have told concert attendees...[more]
What Does the Chinese TV Ban on Hip-Hop Culture Mean for Their EDM Scene?

What Does the Chinese TV Ban on Hip-Hop Culture Mean for Their EDM Scene?

In the last year, China’s music scene has rapidly grown and expanded through many different genres. Especially over the last coup...[more]
Over To You: Should Phones Be Banned From The Dancefloor?

Over To You: Should Phones Be Banned From The Dancefloor?

After some discussion at Digital DJ Tips HQ this week, we decided to ask for your opinion about the use of mobile phones on the dan...[more]

Miami residents start petition to ban Ultra and other events at Bayfront Park

Apparently some of the local residents in downtown Miami have gotten fed up with the noise, crowds and multiple days Bayfront Park ...[more]

Did Amber Rose Ban DJ From Playing Wiz Khalifa & Kanye West Music?

PETTY WAP!
We Asked An International Law Expert If The UN Could Actually Ban Tech House

We Asked An International Law Expert If The UN Could Actually Ban Tech House

This post ran originally on THUMP UK.The dance music internet has been in a state of mild amusement this week thanks to the absolut...[more]
Petition to Ban Tech-House Launches Online

Petition to Ban Tech-House Launches Online

That’s right folks!!! That genre of house that no one was really crazy about is finally about to kick the bucket. Or, at least, t...[more]
Four Tet Protests The U.S. Immigration Ban With Playlist Of Middle Eastern Artists

Four Tet Protests The U.S. Immigration Ban With Playlist Of Middle Eastern Artists

Kieran Hebden, better known as Four Tet, has joined the world’s latest political rhetoric in discussing President Trump’s immig...[more]
The EDM scene reacts to Trump’s immigration ban !

The EDM scene reacts to Trump’s immigration ban !

Yesterday, US President Donald Trump singed another controversial executive order,banning the immigration. The radical  executive ...[more]

2017 BPM Shooting Update, Impact (Banned from Returning?) and DJ statements

As most of you now know, there was a tragic shooting at the 2017 BPM Festival a week ago Sunday night. Ostensibly related to the dr...[more]
New details arise regarding BPM Festival shooting, including ban from Playa del Carmen

New details arise regarding BPM Festival shooting, including ban from Playa del Carmen

Following the tragic shootings during this past BPM Festival, Mexican state officials have announced that the event is now banned f...[more]
Kraftwerk Buenos Aires show to go on despite cancellation due to ban

Kraftwerk Buenos Aires show to go on despite cancellation due to ban

There is a ban on electronic music events in Buenos Aires, but that is not going to stop Kraftwerk from playing their records loud....[more]
Electronic Music Ban In Buenos Aires Forces Kraftwerk To Cancel Performance

Electronic Music Ban In Buenos Aires Forces Kraftwerk To Cancel Performance

Electronic group Kraftwerk was forced to cancel its November 23rd performance in Argentina’s capital after the promotor had al...[more]

DEA Withdraws Proposal to Ban Kratom

The Drug Enforcement Administration has repealed their proposal to ban the use of Kratom, a plant often used to treat opioid addic...[more]
Calvin Harris’ X Factor Lifetime Ban Lifted By Simon Cowell

Calvin Harris’ X Factor Lifetime Ban Lifted By Simon Cowell

It’s been seven years since the infamous 2009 incident that left Calvin Harris banned from The X Factor. The incident, of course,...[more]
Music Festival Bans All Backpacks and Bags Due to Recent Terror Attacks

Music Festival Bans All Backpacks and Bags Due to Recent Terror Attacks

A music festival in Germany is taking what it feels are necessary steps to ensure the safety of it's patrons by banning all backpac...[more]
Ingrosso’s N1CE popsicles called for ban from grocery stores

Ingrosso’s N1CE popsicles called for ban from grocery stores

Aside from his busy schedule touring around the world with his partner-in-crime Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso also co-founded the comp...[more]
Hippie Sabotage Gets Dropped From Major SoCal Festival

Hippie Sabotage Gets Dropped From Major SoCal Festival

Every Wednesday, waves of music-lovers make their pilgrimage to the Mecca of the Los Angeles beat scene: Low End Theory. Artists ra...[more]
You're No Longer Allowed to Bet on Taylor Swift's Relationships in China

You're No Longer Allowed to Bet on Taylor Swift's Relationships in China

  Congratulations Max and Kenya!! A photo posted by Taylor Swift (@taylorswift) on Jun 4, 2016 at 5:33pm PDT ...[more]

San Bernardino County says the Raves can continue at San Manuel!!!

The San Bernardino County Supervisor, Janice Rutherford, recently proposed to end raves at the county-run San Manuel Amphitheater. ...[more]
A petition was created to blacklist Hippie Sabotage from all upcoming events!

A petition was created to blacklist Hippie Sabotage from all upcoming events!

Hippie Sabotage were scheduled to play this past weekend, at What The Festival in Oregon, but due to a sound system malfunction, th...[more]

San Bernardino County To Vote to End to Nocturnal and Beyond Wonderland Raves!

San Bernardino County Supervisor Janice Rutherford said Tuesday she will place an item on the May 24 board agenda calling for an en...[more]
Buenos Aires Judge Attemps to Ban Nightclubs, Overturned Within 24 Hours

Buenos Aires Judge Attemps to Ban Nightclubs, Overturned Within 24 Hours

As if straight out of the movie Footloose, an Argentinian judge yesterday placed a closure on Buenos Aires’s nightclubs and venue...[more]
Argentina places ban on dance music festivals after Time Warp deaths

Argentina places ban on dance music festivals after Time Warp deaths

Following the recent tragedy at Time Warp Argentina a groundbreaking decision has been made by the government of Argentina’s ca...[more]
Buenos Aires Bans Electronic Music Festivals Until New Drug Laws Are Put In Place

Buenos Aires Bans Electronic Music Festivals Until New Drug Laws Are Put In Place

Following the death of 5 individuals and the hospitalizations of at least four more at Argentina’s Time Warp music festival, the ...[more]
Buenos Aires Bans Dance Music Festivals In Wake of Time Warp Deaths

Buenos Aires Bans Dance Music Festivals In Wake of Time Warp Deaths

Following the death of 6 people at Time Warp in Buenos Aires, the Argentinian capital is temporarily banning dance music festivals....[more]
Tomorrowland Might Be Making Some Security Adjustments

Tomorrowland Might Be Making Some Security Adjustments

Belgium has been on high alert since the March terrorist attacks in Brussels. The nation has placed extra restrictions on sporting...[more]

Are the Police Trying to Ban Bashment Music From South London Clubs?

Photo by Kake Pugh via Flickr Most of us would agree that listening to any particular genre of music has no direct impact on the...[more]
State Of Maryland Calls For A Ban On Powdered Alcohol

State Of Maryland Calls For A Ban On Powdered Alcohol

Nearly a year ago, in March of 2015, the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau approved for sale a powdered form of alcohol, bl...[more]
Electric Forest Forced To Ban Alcohol For 2016 Event

Electric Forest Forced To Ban Alcohol For 2016 Event

In what’s sure to stir up some controversy for the upcoming 2016 festival season, Electric Forest has been forced to ban attendee...[more]
 
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