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SUNANDBASS DJ Contest

SUNANDBASS are again holding a DJ newcomer competition, with a chance to play on one their stages at their festival in Sardinia, Italy. All Genres are welcome to enter. To enter you need to upload your mixes to Mixcloud and name it ‘Sun&Bass DJ Competition’ and tag it as well. You also need to be […]

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Blog Roll, Rolls on…

… you can’t stop the bum rush! We’re happy to welcome many more additions to our blog roll, in particular: Dazed & Confused, Pretty Much Amazing, XLR8R, Mixmag, and Drum & Bass Arena. Check ’em out and some of our older friends, via the links on the right. Be sure to let us know if […]

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Exclusive download – Breakage remix of Plan B – Prayin

We’re excited to offer you the world’s first exclusive download of the hot new Breakage remix of Plan B, courtesy of our friends over at 679 Recordings. DOWNLOAD LINK: Plan B – Prayin (Breakage Remix) The track was Zane Lowe’s Hottest Record last week. Here’s what he had to say about the track: “Plan B […]

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Spotlight On: Radio Magnetic

For the third instalment of the spotlight feature we’re honoured to have the UK’s longest running internet radio station, Radio Magnetic. Founded in 2001 the station broadcast an eclectic mix of music all day, every day until 2006 when it moved to an on demand model. In the last decade it has grown in popularity, […]

Our first FREE downloads!

UPDATE: The JunoDownload links / offer has now ended. That’s right, we’re offering two awesome tracks for free download, courtesy of JunoDownload. Simply click on the links or images below to download your free tracks (you’ll need to set up a JunoDownload account if you don’t already have one): Sweet Shop by Doctor P (Dubstep/Grime) […]

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Cloudcasts of the Week

First off we’re going to jump right in with dubstep heroes Seiji & Joker on the BBC, Border Community’s latest addition and Moderat comendeer Clash Magazine’s mix series. All hand-picked an lovingly annotated by the Mixcloud Team; blast a Cloudcast up on your site by following the link and hitting the share button top-right or […]

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Interview with Fluid Radio

Running out of Bristol, Daniel Crossley promotes his excellent experimental radio station Fluid Radio through two 24 hour broadcast channels; one which focuses on experimental acoustic frequencies, and the other on vocal music. The station’s website features piles of interesting reviews and features on experimental artists, labels and films, as well as links to their […]

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Commercialising content?

Some of the Mixcloud team will be speaking on panels at a couple of interesting events over the next 2 weeks. Both are related to the ripe, relevant and challenging topic of monetising content online. The first is being put on by the Radio Independents Group – a not-for-profit trade body that “represents the interests […]

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Hear us speak!

As fans of radio, we like to speak. And we’ve been doing a fair amount of it over the last couple of months. Nico recently sat on the panel at an interesting event at the swanky Adams Street Private Members Club, organised by the lovely folk over at Open Thread Radio. A Podcast – or […]

Commoditising music?

NOTE: THIS IS A REBLOG FROM AUGUST 16TH 2008 DUE TO FRESH BLOG RE-INSTALL. SORRY IF IT’S APPEARING ON YOUR FEED AGAIN. We watched a video recently by web strategist and “media futurist” Gerd Leonhard: Click here for his blog post on the video. There are many themes and trends in this talk – delivered […]