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Outlook 2015 Lineup - 1st Announcement!

Those with their fingers on the pulse will already be aware of this, but for anyone who missed it the first lineup announcement for Outlook 2015 is out! 80 more words

Drum & Bass

Mudita and Colla-bro-ation

Mudita: the Buddhist concept of joy; especially sympathetic or vicarious joy, the pleasure that comes from delighting in other people’s well-being.

I’m not a basshead. Most of my exposure to bass music comes via friends who make it, people who I delight in seeing happy and productive and able to make a living off their art and creativity. 225 more words



Lorin Ashdon, better known by his alias Bassnectar has been a figurehead of the dubstep genre and electronic music as a whole since his first album was released way back in the dark ages of 2001. 813 more words