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Since February 28 of this year, Switzerland has capped all events, music and otherwise, with a 1,000 person limit. In an attempt to find a balance between keeping people healthy as well as the economy going,  they have opened events back up with no maximum attendance starting October 1, 2020. Health Minister Alain Berset said …

The Dutch DJ announced Monday that he contracted COVID-19 recently. The location he was infected in not known. The DJ stated that he has followed all measures to prevent infection yet still was found to have the virus after an issue with a lack of taste which is a symptom of COVID-19. Last Saturday the …

With 2020 quickly becoming a bust for the live music scene, festivals have pretty much given up on salvaging the rest of the year and setting their sights on the 2021 season, as is the case with Tomorrowland, the wildly popular Belgian electronic dance music festival held in Boom, Belgium. No dates have been announced …

In the past week, several venues in Ibiza have announced their plans to open their doors in July. Beach club O Beach and Ibiza Rocks have announced they will open their doors on July 1st.            View this post on Instagram                   An …

Due to their low number of people infected with the Coronavirus, South Korea has been one of the few locations in the world to allow their nightclubs to reopen. Unfortunately due to one individual who was positive with the virus visiting several nightclubs on May 1st. Unaware of their positive status, the individual may be …

AMP Music Summit will debut its virtual summit this Wednesday, May 6th, and has announced additional speakers and topics for discussion. Created and curated by music industry veterans Josh Levine, Seth Combs and Simon Rust Lamb, Esq, proceeds from this year’s summit will go towards COVID-19 relief funds. “Our summit exists to empower the music ecosphere to support …

[Updates 4-18-2020: Taylor Swift has cancelled her entire 2020 tour. Of course not EDM related however it is a sign that major music shows will not occur this year. Imagine Festival in Atlanta is bucking the trend with their show planning for the middle of September at the beautiful but infamous site used for Tomorrowworld …

With the world’s djs stuck at home quarantining due to COVID-19, many have streamed live DJ sets from their homes. We present below a list of all sets we are aware of with our top choices embedded in the post. The Google sheets page below lists sets from djs across the EDM spectrum:   Martin …

While streaming is nothing new, a plethora of content has quickly emerged as lockdowns began as not only a way to keep the cabin fever at bay for fans, but creators themselves as well. DJ/producers such as Dave Dresden (Gabriel & Dresden), Kristina Sky, Chris Cox, Destructo, and more are turning anyone’s living room into a makeshift dancefloor to get you up and moving during these troubling times and provide a much-needed mental escape from the daily news.

According to a media report, In totally expected news (unfortunately), nightclub and restaurant giant Hakkasan Group has laid off 1,600 workers as of this weekend due to all of the company’s properties being closed for an indefinite time due to the Coronavirus. All employees outside of upper management are being let go. Severance packages are …