Why the term EDM to define Electronic music sucks and, if you use it, you suck too.

Everything started from a post from a nice guy on a synthwave group on Facebook.   the  trance Music lover in me got triggered! Not so much for the “hard” trance (i can understand that sometimes PVD like to play harder stuff) but for use EDM. ME I’ am a bit over-reacting but please do …

Music sales from 1973 to 2019 in a Graph

Taken from: https://public.tableau.com/profile/luisa6565#!/vizhome/MakeoverMonday2020W21-MusicIndustrySales/Dashboard2 Numbers are adjusted for inflaction, they are USD, and I am not even sure it is worldwide or just Usa. 🙁 But Some consideration The Tape age lasted long but was never really leading the sales, which is interesting coz it ‘s challenging my perception. People who sold CDs from mid 90 …

Pete Namlooks: Essential Tracks

In a group I am following (and loving) there was this question: “(about Pete Namlocks)What’s your recommendations on a good album or series to start with?” The replies were incredible, and of coz they were not only “album to start with”  but they were covering any nuance of “essential”.

Merging Websites

In march 2020 I decided to Merge the main website and the shop. There might be some broken link here and there. I ll correct them over time ( i m keeping a log for them and fix weekly): meanwhile bear some errors here and there.

Music taster week 24 2018: Thor: Ragnarock / Magic Sword – In the Face of Evil (Synthwave)

What can you expect from a OST of a Marvel music? An Epic movie score, and then 40 minutes of the same music re-arranged. Thor: Ragnarok has been a surprise. Not only the movie itself was much better that expected (I truly enjoyed that), but the trailer music (the immigrant song) was so fitting… and …

How The Sickest Squad has been staying on top of the game for over a decade.

I have been knowing Samuele and Jacopo for like 20 more years now. I remember the long chats with them when Hardstyle was a new thing and we discussed about the coolness of reversed bassdrum, or when the early brostep (dubstep) was coming out and we loved the way the bass was used… (“it makes …

giveUshits.com : Trackers and stuff

This site contains mods, recordings and various other dross from Croy Broodfood http://www.giveushits.com/   This site has also a nice mirror copy of http://www.historyofcoretracking.com/zips/ http://www.giveushits.com/temp/

Why Am I back?

I ve not been producing for almost 10 years, I ve almost stopped djing for the same amount of time… so why Am I back? Many coincidences, or better a lot of open loops decided to close in a very short time, and this gave me input to act. What are those loops closing now? …