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SKIO Artist Profiles Make it Easier To Get Noticed

At SKIO Music we are always hustling to improve our platform based on feedback from our talented and diverse community!

AIMEC on Everything You Need To Know As A Musician In The Digital Age

If you haven’t already heard of them, the International Academy of Electronic Music aka AIMEC is the largest network of DJ schools in the world, boasting seven venues throughout Brazil.

Rising Artists Reach New Heights

Rising Artists Reach New Heights

SKIO was created by artists for artists, so you can imagine how special it is for us to see our community succeeding and creating real connections with each other, not just on the platform, but also in real life.

Learn How Ruben Young Kicked His Career Off in Less Than Two Years

Ruben Young threw himself into his music career with a creative challenge. The young investment banker

SoBE Lash Talks Songwriting, Tips and Getting Weird

Grimy, edgy and fun, SoBE LaSH first caught our eye at SXSW in 2015. Now, her EP The Pretty Reckless has us reminiscing of running wild and free. Its dance-inducing tracks combined with her sultry vocals and feisty YOLO-inspired lyrics are the perfect recipe for her popular urban punk EP. We’re stoked to have this rad artist host a SKIO Remix Contest for her title track, “The Pretty Reckless” and thought this would be the perfect opportunity for you to get to know her better.From getting weird and kicking rules to the curb to describing the challenges facing independent artists, as usual, SoBe Lash didn’t disappoint.

Autograf Gives Advice to Rising Artists at SKIO Music

Friday, November 11th marked the first industry event of its kind at the SKIO HQ in Vancouver, “The Exclusive Autograf Meet and Greet”. At SKIO, we are big believers in collaboration, as seen by our platform, so it was only fitting that the night would be co-hosted by our event partners, RENDRD Magazine. RENDRD brought their energy, passion and drive confirming our excitement to collaborate again in the future.

Jay Sean Remix Contest Announcement

With 170+ submissions this contest was one of our biggest ever – and our judges had to step up their game just to keep up! SKIO Members – you killed it on this one, and the quality of submissions keeps getting better and better! To hear the winning entries read on…

Johnny Gr4ves Remix Contest

We’ve teamed up with Vintage Currency Music and their talented young singer/songwriter from Victoria, BC, Johnny Gr4ves for our next remix contest. This time we’re offering up an EDM-infused R&B hit “Say Yes“ off his debut EP that is slated for release later this year.

Mr. Black & WAO Remix Contest Winners!

After Mr. Black and WAO connected on SKIO to collaborate, we were thrilled when they wanted to kick things up a notch and give the track back to our community for a remix contest of their own with “Funk Yourself” in partnership with Israeli record label Push The Volume Records.

IYFFE Remix Contest Announcement

Attention dj’s and producers, we’ve got a treat for you all so pay attention! We partnered up with a long-time friend of SKIO and super talented Bass music artist from Brazil, I.Y.F.F.E and his record label Uprise Music to host a remix contest for the monster track “Beats On Fire ft. Krime Fyter”. We’ve also teamed up with the mad music scientists at PK Sound to support our contestants with fresh swag and more.

Diego Miranda Remix Contest Winners

Our favourite time around the SKIO HQ is when we get to announce the winners to our latest remix contest! Receiving a list from artists like Diego Miranda and Mikkel Solnado with the names of some producers in our SKIO community makes us proud every time. But this time… you nearly brought tears to our eyes.

Audiophile Partners With SKIO to Make Catalogue Available for Legal Remixing

We’re proud to announce that SKIO has partnered with Audiophile Records to offer producers and DJs direct access to premium catalogues. Creators in the SKIO community can now connect directly with Audiophile label managers to legally remix tracks from all three sub-label catalogues: Audiophile Live (Electro House /Dance), Audiophile Deep (Deep / Tech House) and Audiophile XXL (Bass / Heavy House).

Mr. Black & WAO Remix Contest

We teamed up with a couple of the earliest SKIO Pro’s, Mr. Black and WAO, and Push The Volume Records to host a remix contest for their latest collab “Funk Yourself”. We’re also extremely happy to announce a new partnership with one of the world’s leading EDM blogs, We Rave You.

Top 10 SXSW Pro Tips

Top 10 SXSW Pro Tips

So, you’re going to South by Southwest 2016! Take it from us, SXSW is no joke, it’s ten days of magical musical mayhem, titillating interactive exposes, and indulgent film-making for the soul. And yes, there are mad tacos in Austin, wicked-mad tacos.

Diego Miranda Remix Contest

SKIO Music has done it again, presenting another massive remix contest, this time we are super excited to have partnered with one of Portugal’s top DJ’s, currently ranked at #58 in the DJ Mag Top 100, Diego Miranda!

Music Summit 2015: The State of the Industry, Part III

In this three-part series, SKIO Music travels to Dublin, Ireland to get embedded into the intersection of Music and Technology – experiencing the industry’s trends and turbulence. View Part I or Part II of the series.

Music Summit 2015: The State of the Industry, Part II

In this three-part series, SKIO Music travels to Dublin, Ireland and gets embedded into the intersection of Music and Technology – experiencing the industry’s trends and turbulence. View Part I

Music Summit 2015: The State of the Industry, Part I

In this three-part series, SKIO Music travels to Dublin, Ireland to get embedded into the intersection of Music and Technology – experiencing the industry’s trends and turbulence.

Stylust Beats Remix Contest – ‘Heavy Metal Shit’

Local bass music legend and friend of SKIO, Stylust Beats, has just released his new full length album ‘HEATROCKS’ and it is awesome! With a new track premiering on a different music blog everyday during the ‘12 Days of HEATROCKS’, we’ve partnered with SubPac, Stylust Beats and Sleeveless Records to make this Day 3 release of “Heavy Metal Shit” extra special by hosting a remix contest for you guys! But more on that below…