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I’ve never been to Toronto, and I certainly have no interest in Canadian politics – but despite that, I have heard of embattled Canadian politician Rob Ford, who is currently Toronto’s Mayor, and was caught...

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Spotify Adds Equaliser To Its iOS App

July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Music streaming service Spotify has updated its iOS app with a graphical equaliser. Spotify’s vice president of product, Sten Garmark, revealed that a equaliser was the most requested feature to be added to the company’s...

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Stream: Mr Gonzo ‘Rock Yeah’

July 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Parisian producer Mr Gonzo returns with a new release on Nurvous Records. Harking back to the good old days of the saw wave, ‘Rock Yeah‘ is unashamedly 2007-sounding electro – but you know what I...

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One of the many highlights from Tensnake’s excellent debut album ‘Glow‘ was ‘Feel Of Love’ - a collaboration alongside super producer Jacques Lu Cont and Jamie Liddell, who was on falsetto duties. Well it’s going to...

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Huge Warehouse Project Line-up Revealed

July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Warehouse Project is returning to Store Street this September and today the organisers finally revealed the full line-up. The line-up continues WHP’s underground booking policy with the likes of Resident Advisor, Paradis, Duke Dumont...

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Somewhere in France a village is a missing its idiot. Earlier today, French DJ Jay Style (no, we haven’t heard of him either) revealed his campaign to get votes for DJ Mag’s vacuous Top 100...

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Having made a name for themselves with inventive videos, including their cult hit ‘Where’s Your Head At‘, it’ll come as no surprise that Basement Jaxx are back with another must-see video. For their new single...

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20 years ago Pioneer introduced the CDJ-500, the world’s first DJ CD player. 7 years later the CDJ-1000 dropped, the first DJ CD player to emulate vinyl control. And now Pioneer has come full circle...

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Soundcloud Now Compatible With Sonos

July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sonos has today announced that their excellent wireless multi-room home audio systems now work with the music’s most vibrant community, Soundcloud. Currently in beta, Sonos users can access Soundcloud via the updated Sonos app. Simply...

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For this month’s HBF Tech round-up our resident production wizard James Trigo runs you through this month’s movers and shakers in the production world with new plugins from Roland, Dave-Smith and Sugar Bytes. Since the...

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Pioneer Updates Its rekordbox Software

July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pioneer has updated its popular rekordbox software with a host of new features and improvements to make the DJ preparation software faster and more intuitive to use. Incorporating five years of feedback from DJs, rekordbox...

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A few months ago we posted a track from mysterious French duo My Dear, who described themselves as an experienced French producer and his wife, Blanche. Well as you could imagine, ‘Standing In This Dream‘...

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5 Years Old: Thanks & Thoughts

June 30, 2014 | 1 Comments

Today marks our fifth anniversary. I’d personally like to thank you all for the continued support you’ve shown us over the years – we almost certainly wouldn’t be here without you. And an even bigger...

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Kris Weston, former member of The Orb, has written a fascinating blog about The Orb, his former bandmates, and some of the shady goings-on over the last 20 years which he feels has been a...

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Good news, Soundcloud has finally re-worked its archaic iPhone app. The previous app was designed to help users record audio direct from their phone and relegated listening to actual music a lonely second. Thankfully, the...

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BBC Worldwide Productions France has been commissioned by French television network Canal+ to make a one-hour documentary about iconic French duo Daft Punk. Patrice Gellé, executive producer of documentaries at BBC Worldwide Productions France, said:...

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The bosses of the crosses Justice have been quiet since the release of their under appreciated second album ‘Audio Video Disco‘, but according the FestivalRykten, who spoke with Gaspard Augé this weekend, the duo are...

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The Official Charts Company has announced that the UK’s Official Singles chart will include streaming data for the first time in its history from July onwards. The move is intended to keep the UK singles...

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It has been just under one week since the tragic death of Paul Hart who was punched in a unprovoked attack the Parklife music festival. It would seem Greater Police are no closer to catching...

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It would seem that Daft Punk are readying a new single from their grammy-winning album, ‘Random Access Memories’, after a new promotional poster was spotted in Paris last week. The photo, posted on DaftClub, suggests...

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