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[ARTIST INTERVIEW] Jackmaster Talks Modern DJ Culture, Crate Digging, and Back to Back Sets

Jack Revill, better known by his stage name of Jackmaster, is widely renowned for his cavernous knowledge of electronic music and tactical precision when it comes to the art of the DJ set. Revill grew up spinning at clubs in Glasgow, one of the worlds most prominent rave cities. By age 14 he was working steadily at the […]

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] Our Favorite Sets From Ultra’s Resistance Lineup

//RESISTANCE// Resistance (n.) /rəˈzistəns/ The refusal to accept or comply with something; the attempt to prevent something by action or argument. This year The Sights and Sounds traveled to Miami to cover Ultra Music Festival’s Resistance programming. The first thing that comes to mind when you think about Ultra is probably Tiesto, Afrojack, or Axwell […]

[FESTIVAL] SEVEN ACTS YOU CAN’T MISS AT ULTRA’S RESISTANCE STAGE THIS YEAR

Alas, Miami Music Week is but a mere week away, with Ultra Music Festival trailing closely behind. When it comes to music, The Sights and Sounds takes great joy in discovering the diamonds in the rough. While Ultra’s biggest claim to fame is certainly its massive main stage – which features acts like DJ Snake, Major […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] Beacons Festival 2014: 5 of the Best Bands We Saw

With the tail of Hurricane Bertha lashing upon North Yorkshire on the Sunday of Beacons Festival 2014, there were times where even the greatest optimists were nearly resigned to defeat. But Beacons stood tall, and with 95% of the Sunday programme-taking place, Beacons 2014 provided us with four days of entertainment like no-other small festival. […]