WhoSampled’s Popular App Now Also On Android

WhoSampled Android App

Our very good friends WhoSampled today announced that their iOS app is now available on Android as a free download.

The app focuses on music discovery based on your own music collection, and with over 270,000 tracks from over 95,000 artists, WhoSampled offers a unique experience that directly links up artists to the music that influenced them and charts their influence on contemporary music.

At Mixcloud we treasure music discovery and love supporting out our friends so make sure you get their Android app here.

Event wrapup: Mixcloud Curates 2.0 in London

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Earlier this year we hosted our 2nd Annual Mixcloud Curates conference in London, at the wonderful Village Underground in Shoreditch.

We pulled in an impressive lineup of speakers from across the music and brand world:

Huw Stephens (Broadcaster, BBC Radio 1)
Alex Hoffman (Head of Music, VICE)
Nemone (Broadcaster, BBC Radio 6 Music)
Del Dias (MD, AEI Media Ltd – UKF, Majestic Casual, DnB Arena)
Matt Dyke (Founder, AnalogFolk)
Jade Garrow (Marketing Director @ Boxfresh)
Jack Horner (Founder, FRUKT)
William Rowe (Founder & CEO at Protein® Group)
Keith Reilly (Founder, Fabric)
Emma Purvis (Secret Productions / Wilderness Festival)
Glenn Max (Creative Director, Village Underground)
Noah Ball (MD, Soundwave Croatia / Outlook / Dimensions)
Marino Fresch, (Head of Marketing, UK + Ireland, Eventbrite)

I must say, they were all truly excellent and inspiring individuals.

Check out some of the highlights of the conversations on the day on this Storify and the wrapup videos of the 3 x panels below.

Big thanks to our awesome partners Eventbrite, Protein and Village Underground for helping put together a great day. We hope to be back with the next edition in New York later this year – keep it locked!


Meet the Curators – with Huw Stephens, Alex Hoffman and Nemone; moderated by Del Dias:

Brands and Music Panel – featuring Jack Horner, Matt Dyke, Jade Garrow; moderated by Ben Lawrence from Mixcloud.

Live Experiences Panel – featuring Glenn Max, Emma Purvis, Keith Reilly, Noah Ball; moderated by Marino Fresch.

Eskei83 Crowned Red Bull Thre3style World Champion

Germany’s Eskei83 has been crowned the 2014 Red Bull Thre3style World Champion — following a week of battles in Baku, Azerbaijan. The DJcity Germany team member went up against Flip (Ireland), Trayze (USA), Twist (Azerbaijan), Cinara (Brazil), and Carlo Atendido (Philippines) at the final battle on September 6. Eskei, who came in third place at the 2013 finals, was favored by many to win this year’s battle. His winning set featured hard-hitting beats, creative tone play and his signature reggae influences. Listen here:<br />
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Germany’s Eskei83 has been crowned the 2014 Red Bull Thre3style World Champion — following a week of battles in Baku, Azerbaijan.
 
The DJcity Germany team member went up against Flip (Ireland), Trayze (USA), Twist (Azerbaijan), Cinara (Brazil), and Carlo Atendido (Philippines) at the final battle on September 6.
 
Eskei, who came in third place at the 2013 finals, was favored by many to win this year’s battle. His winning set featured hard-hitting beats, creative tone play and his signature reggae influences. Listen here:

http://www.mixcloud.com/RedBullThre3style/eskei83-germany-world-finals-championship-final/

International Radio Festival 2014 in full swing

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The International Radio Festival in Zurich is in full swing! We’re here with a bunch of the biggest and baddest radio stations from across the world including the winners of the Mixcloud Online Radio Awards 2014 – Solid Steel and NTS Radio.

Across the next few days we’ll be joined by Hoxton FM, XFM, Soho Radio, Ibiza Sonica and BBC 1XTRA. You can listen to the goings-on from the International Radio Festival HERE. However, if you’re in Zurich, you might want to hit up a few parties!

On Friday 5th – DJ Premier + Friends with 98.8 KissFM Berlin are at the Kaufleuten Club and on Saturday, it’s time for Propaganda with DJ sets from member from Bloc Party and The Libertines. For more information, click HERE.

Cross DJ Announce Mixcloud Integration

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Good news, Cross DJ have announced a Mixcloud integration meaning that you can now record your mix on any Android device and export it straight to Mixcloud.

You can also export track lists and timestamps, too. Everything is built into the app meaning that the upload process for Android is basically the same as the desktop version – yes, that’s right – things just got a lot easier. Did we mention it’s all super free? Woop Woop!