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A Tribute to Daft Punk

In the spirit of Daft Punk’s hyped new album release we’ve put together some Cloudcasts to showcase the influence of their music and to highlight some of the origins of their musical inspirations. As true purveyors of electronic, soulful, disco-fueled and all round dance-inspired beats, here’s a timely reminder to honor Daft Punk’s illustrious career […]

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Win 2 pairs of tickets to Weather Festival in Paris

Paris is beautiful. But the guys at Weather Festival think it would look even better by bringing over 13 000 people for 18 hours of non-stop music on two amazing dance floors. Get ready to experience Paris like you’ve never seen it before!

Tempted yet? Hold on, we can help. For a chance to win 2 x 2 tickets to the festival plus 8 vinyl records from the Concrete label email joe+weatherfestival@mixcloud.com with the subject line ‘Weather Festival WIN’ and tell us why we should give them to you. Feel free to let your French go wild!

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Win 2 pairs of tickets to Weather Festival in Paris

Paris is beautiful. But the guys at Weather Festival think  it would look even better by bringing over 13 000 people for 18 hours of non-stop music on two amazing dance floors. Get ready to experience Paris like you’ve never seen it before! Tempted yet? Hold on, we can help. For a chance to win 2 x […]

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Play a DJ set at OptiSonic in association with Ninja Tune

OptiSonic is an uplifting immersive multisensory playground featuring spectacular lighting, sound and visuals. The submission phase is now open for 10 days to play the OptiSonic party, part of the Art of the Moment multimedia Festival taking place in London in May. We’re looking for one fresh, outstanding set showcasing plenty of personal style and […]

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DJcity UK Link Up Presented by Mixcloud + SpeakerBox [Video]

On April 15th, we supported DJcityUK in hosting a DJ link up in partnership with Speakerbox. The gathering included DJs from across the UK from Belfast to Oxford, Scotland to Wales, Manchester to Birmingham and many other cities. Just like last year’s event, this year’s link up was a great opportunity for UK DJs to network, put […]

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3 Tips for A Killer DJ Set

We’re running a DJ competition that can land you a DJ gig at Pacha in Ibiza so we thought we’d throw in a little help. Sarah Main has been a resident DJ at Pacha for almost 13 years – find out what it takes to be an internationally acclaimed DJ at one of the most […]

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Mixcloud Top 30 Under 30

Mixcloud was on the lookout for the top 30 Cloudcasters under the age of 30. Whether a bedroom DJ or a young superstar, there’s lots of content coming from people with bags of talent who are new to the business. The list is eclectic and we’re proud of it. It’s full of Billboard names alongside lesser popular Cloudcasters, your […]

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Classic Cloudcasts #1: Old School Drum & Bass

Origin Unknown talked about 31 Seconds… Doc Scott named his label 31 records… So we’ve picked out 31 cloudcasts full of old school drum and bass goodness for you to get all hype about. Feast your ears on these ace mixes, either  from legends of the scene, stellar mixes of classic tunes from the d*b […]

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How to embed your Cloudcast into WordPress

Have you ever tried embedding your Cloudcast into your WordPress blog with no success? If so, we just found a solution for you. Typically, you cannot add Flash, iframe, or Javascript based objects in WordPress.com (because you’re not allowed to use such codes in wp.com blogs, for security reasons).  Provided you transform the embed code into […]

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Mixcloud teams up with DJcity UK & Speakerbox for a DJ competition

Mixcloud teamed up with DJcity UK and Speakerbox to offer UK DJs the chance to take a step further in their career by winning an opening set at a 2013 Speakerbox event. SPEAKERBOX was established in 2009 by BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra’s MISTAJAM to help champion the hottest up and coming DJ, producer and vocalist […]