Cloud bounce offers crushing answer to over-compression

Finnish tech start-up, CloudBounce, has vowed to end ‘the loudness wars’, where producers over-compress music with the launch of a tongue-in-cheek video which answers the question ‘can too much compression kill your music?’ In the video, Finnish DJ/Producer Darude takes his huge, global hit, Sandstorm, and a set of Finland’s finest, Amphion monitors, to the workshop of Hydraulic Press Channel. This YouTube…

Good Soldier fighting the good fight

Good Soldier is having a good summer, with a flurry of signings, new releases and live shows. One of its artists, Irish DJ John Gibbons, supported Justin Bieber on 21 June, at RDS Arena in Dublin. His latest single, PYT, has clocked up 14 million streams on Spotify alone The label’s latest signing, meanwhile, is…

ILA Bucks its ideas up

  The Independent Label Alliance, which has its international office here in Tileyard, has signed a worldwide admin deal with UK publisher, Bucks Music Group. Richard Hannan, ILA’s EVP who runs the UK office, said: “Austin, Texas is experiencing a sea-change within its music scene from ‘live’ to ‘business’, and ILA is at the forefront…

Devialet finds new fans through Lost session

Devialet is a multi-award winning audio tech startup that recently raised €100 million in investment. In 2015, it launched Phantom, a wireless all-in-one speaker recognised as the most refined and powerful on the market. The Paris-based company, which also, of course, has offices right here in Tileyard, aspires to revolutionise the music industry and become the world leader…

A&G celebrates double success

A&G Sync’s latest win has been placing River’s Remember Me as the track to Canon’s global online ‘365 Days of Summer’ campaign, featuring Zoe Kravitz. As you’d expect from a leading camera brand, it’s beautifully shot and the music, from Perfect Havoc-signed River, suits it perfectly. Watch the whole package here. Meanwhile, Eivør, who is signed to…

Network Monthly: 29th June

The next instalment in the now legendary series of NHNM nights takes place on 29 June and is this year’s ‘Summer Special’, featuring loads of ‘fun in the sun’ extras as well as the usual mixture of emerging artists, free booze and good vibes. For more details contact Notting Hill’s Head of Mischief John Saunderson…

Future Of Music: 24th May 2017

On Wednesday 24th May at 4pm in the Gallery, unit 5, Berklee Online brings you a talk on the future of music within two key sectors: Live & Sync.

Hear industry professionals discuss current standards, themes, tools and strategy in two of the strongest sectors within the music industry.

Register for the event here.