Highlights of the Week

Posted at February 7th, 2016 | by Shivani Goel | in

It has been another interesting week in the music world, and we look back at the highlights of this week!

Sony Introduces Cassette Tape That Can Store 64,750,000 Songs

Sony unveiled this new tape at the International Magnetics Conference in Dresden and the technical specifications surely makes it one of its kind in the era of CDs. This new tape by Sony, approximately holds 74 times the amount of data of standard tapes.The official release date of the tape hasn’t been divulged yet but we can sure expect it to come out soon as this new technology undoubtedly takes a leap in the resurrection of the out-of-date magnetic technology and gives it a whole new application.



Deadmau5 Pulls Off An EPIC Performance In A Massive Snowstorm

Well, this sort of news is rare in EDM world but then Deadmau5 can always surprise you be it uploading troll videos or dropping new tunes unannounced. Recently, Dedamau5 performance was scheduled to take place on Saturday night at X Games in Aspen. What wasn’t expected was a huge snowstorm just hours before Deadmau5 was set to play.



You Can Attend An Ultra Festival From India Under INR 50K

Ultra Singapore is back as a full scale festival and will happen on the 10th and 11th of September this year. Early bird tickets are on sale and the rest will be made available soon. You can travel and stay on a budget, or you can go for the luxury experience. Either way, going from India to Ultra Singapore would be one of the most budget friendly Ultra’s to attend.

TOTAL: Passes (INR 9,180) + Flight (INR 24,000) + 2 Night Stay (INR 6,000) = 39,180 + Overhead



Nucleya to Make his Bollywood Debut

So turns out that Manoj Bajpayee is a Nucleya fan and his latest movie will have a background score by the increasingly popular artist. Taandav, a short fim by Devashish Makhija slated to release soon, will have a Nucleya track which also starts Udyan Sagar’s foray into Bollywood.



Jack Ü Set To Perform At The Grammys

Jack Ü, comprising of Skrillex & Diplo, has seen tremendous success in such short span of time and looks like they are all set to keep up the momentum this year. The duo has not only bagged Grammy nominations for Best Dance Recording for “Where Are Ü Now” and Best Dance/Electronic Album for their self-titled LP but will also be performing at the 58th Annual Grammys Awards on February 15.



Coldplay India Tour Is A Hoax

YES sadly! For an instant we got ecstatic when suddenly a website popped up on the internet with domain – http://www.coldplay.in/. We really thought that finally dream of millions might come true but you can’t trust the internet nowdays can you? So, before putting a news article, we did some background check on how genuine is the announcement. Well, we figured that someone pulled off this brilliant prank.



Tomorrowland Tickets Sell Out in Less Than an Hour

After the pre-sale tickets for Tomorrowland Belgium sold out in just 40 minutes after they were up for sale, it was to be expected that the worldwide sale would also sell out super quick. After being on sale for about an hour, the tickets were officially SOLD OUT!


Shivani Goel

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