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Why We Still Need SoundCloud

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When SoundCloud was founded in 2007, it was not necessarily the first streaming service of its kind. Before, there was YouTube and Napster, but what made SoundCloud different was its devotion to creativity. In its initial form, not only was streaming completely free, but also entirely user-friendly. Laissez-faire copyright laws made it easy for unsigned artists (specifically DJs) to post original remixes of popular tracks, which allowed listeners to fall for the romantic notion that maybe music can be free. Now, after a decade, the Berlin-based streaming service has taken quite a few blows—a few of which have steered it away from this original idea of free creativity. However, a closer look at its original values shows why we still need SoundCloud. 

Chloe Jane Talks Her Budding DJ And Singing Career

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Thirteen-year-old singer/DJ Chloe Jane is eager to share her passion with the world. This young artist is writing songs and mixing beats in hopes of pursuing her dream. She has worked with some great artists to help her develop her abilities and she is ready to take on more. Her first single “Superstar” debuted on June 21 and we can’t wait for what else is to come. Here, we chat with the rising artist about when she realized she wanted to become a singer and DJ and what it was like working with Meghan Trainor.

Sweet, Sweet Music with MAAD*MOISELLE

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We’ve sat down with many fashion-forward individuals, we’ve interviewed countless musicians, and we’ve heard dozens of life stories from artists around the world, but we can now say that we’ve interviewed one person who embodies all of these characteristics: MAAD*MOISELLE. She has graced the pages of various magazines as a model, her music has been played at maximum volume in venues, and her style has been pinned on countless Pinterest style boards. Her empowering and classic image has landed her opportunities with websites and blogs like Tumblr, as well as companies like Puma and Fossil. Now, here’s a look into MAAD*MOISELLE’s world, her passions, and what’s to come.

DJ JES Interview

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New York native JES has not left her throne since she entered the dance music game. From her hit song “As the Rush Comes” to “Imagination,” the blonde bombshell is as lovely and beautiful on the outside as she is on the inside. From her Los Angeles apartment, JES talks to us about her constant ...

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Grand and Warren Share Their Sound

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The term “disc jockey,” created in 1935, was made in reference to those who operated or worked with vinyl records. Fast forward a few years to the discos of the 1970’s, and dance music is a not only a phenomena, but a culture captivating the lives of those in afros and white platform boots. Dance ...

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