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Celebration of Curation 2013: Paris

Celebration of Curation 2013 is our two week fiesta of collaborations with key Cloudcasters across ten different cities. At Mixcloud, we’re passionate about linking listeners with expert digital curators. To celebrate the power of curation, we’re teaming up with some of the biggest editorial voices around to showcase what their cities sound like. Day 3 celebrates Paris, […]

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Producers Special

From J Dilla and Premier to Malcom McLaren and Giorgio Moroder, we’ve got a stack load of Cloudcasts that pay homage to many of music’s pioneering producers with mixes from reputable musicians and some from our own expert curators.  We’re bringing you some fine audio content to showcase some of the industry’s most recognised and […]

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Happy Birthday USA

For our American listeners today is a special day. The 4th of July celebrates the United States’ Declaration of Independence from the United Kingdom, and as the national day-off it’s a good excuse to throw a party, have a barbeque, set off some fireworks and listen to some good music. To help with that last bit, we’ve […]

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Happy Birthday USA

For our American listeners today is a special day. The 4th of July celebrates the United States’ Declaration of Independence from the United Kingdom, and as the national day-off it’s a good excuse to throw a party, have a barbeque, set off some fireworks and listen to some good music. To help with that last bit, we’ve […]

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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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Red Bull Thre3style US Winner: Trentino

 Red Bull Thre3style is one of the biggest DJ competitions out there so it’s great to be working alongside them in bringing you up-to-scratch with the freshest talent circulating the globe. With just 15 minutes to play whatever they like, DJs are asked to mix at least three genres of music to show off a […]

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How to run a DIY Contest on Mixcloud

Mixcloud is all about community, which is why we like to support all of our members, whether they are big time DJs or small hobby DJs. Contests are a great way for bedroom DJs to stand out amongst the crowd and kickstart their career alongside some of the biggest names in the music industry. We have put […]

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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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Record Store Day 2013 Playlist

Record Store Day is something worth celebrating. It all started when 700 independent stores in 2007 in the U.S. came together to share their cultural significance, the U.K. followed suit the following year and the event has grown ever since. Special vinyl and CD releases are offered exclusively on the day from a wide variety […]

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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 […]