This is a teaser of a full documentary produced by non-profit organization Bridges For Music tracking the progress of initiatives, that have been carried out in the townships of South Africa with Richie Hawtin, Skrillex and Luciano.
It aims to reflect how the visit of these three key music figures has brought discussion, ideas and motivation to these communities.
The ultimate goal is to enhance the real values of music and the opportunities the music industry has to create positive change and leave a legacy while developing in new territories.
This is the first episode of the Burn Residency where I took part as the head mentor. It was a pleasure to be part of this project, sharing so many experiences with all the team, contestants and rest of mentors. The rest of episodes will be released in the coming weeks, so stay tuned!
Presenting Bridges for Music at Sonar with Richie Hawtin, Skrillex,Luciano and all the team has marked something very important for the future of the organization. For me personally it was one of the proudest moments in my career. Seeing the room packed and feeling the great energy flowing between all the team was unforgettable. The conference [...]
The Burn Residency is now over. It has been 2 intense weeks with 18 talented contestants (and great people) from 18 different countries and a great crew that have made this not only a great DJing competition but an unforgettable experience for everyone. All the winners have all been chosen by the promoters after making it [...]
Following the success of previous years, Sónar+D programme includes a new edition of Meet The Expert, an activity that fosters meetings with renowned experts in various fields in the creative industries so thatSónar+D accreditation holders can ask questions, for advice or explain their projects in short 10-minute sessions. Im very pleased to be part of it , please [...]
What an intense and inspiring first week at the Burn Residency Ibiza ! We have had a very hectic schedule from IMS to the opening parties, workshops with Fat Bloy Slum, Solomun and Joe Goddard (Hot Chip) and masterclasses with industry people like Clark Warner (Beatport), Ryan Keeling (Resident Advisor) or James Rand (SAE). By [...]