Australia was poised to take a step in an unprecedented direction with the establishment the country’s first pill testing initiative at a festival. The effort was set for its first deployment Canberra’s Spilt Milk music festival, though it has now been cancelled. The trial was previously approved by The Labor Australian Capital Territory (ACT) government in […]

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June 14, 2008, Robert Kelly shudders a sigh relief and walks out a Cook County courthouse a free man, cleared multiple child pornography charges in a trial that lasted six years. Look at him, armored in an expensive suit carefully chosen for the way its deep blue threads convey a calm and assertive innocence, look at him waving to […]

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It looks like there’s “another one” for the continually-buzzing DJ Khaled. Adding to his tally endorsement and business dealings, the Miami social media star has been named as the first-ever artist ambassador for Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment. From NetsDaily.com: DJ Khaled will command BSE’s various social media accounts and curate artist and DJ lineups for the […]

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There are now 32 models Michael Jordan’s signature shoe, which means it has a deep and expansive history. Jordan Brand has launched an online collection site that serves as a hub for the brand’s history fresh kicks. The AJ Online Collection touts a focus on an “engaging and curated user experience.” That means OG shoe […]

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June 14, 2008, Robert Kelly shudders a sigh relief and walks out a Cook County courthouse a free man, cleared multiple child pornography charges in a trial that lasted six years. Look at him, armored in an expensive suit carefully chosen for the way its deep blue threads convey a calm and assertive innocence, look at him waving to […]

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When a story breaks that won't be covered fairly (or at all) by larger media moguls, RefinedHype DJBooth is there. When some sort injustice or wrongdoing goes unreported, RefinedHype DJBooth is there. We are the lighthouse in the foggy, treacherous seas internet journalism. A beacon hope where there is only despair. If we didn't prove it with […]

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There’s been an ongoing joke on social media for the last few years that Migos are the male version Destiny’s Child. The comparison has nothing to do with music, and everything to do with Quavo’s undeniable star power. There's a noticeable popularity surrounding Quavo, people see him as the group's leader, and the member most likely to […]

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Brainfeeder artist The Gaslamp Killer (GLK), a co-founder Los Angeles’ Low End Theory, was recently accused raping two women back in 2013. In light the accusations, Low End Theory cut ties with GLK. Although one the underground club’s fellow co-founders, Flying Lotus, seemed to stand in solidarity with the fallen musician, setting f a firestorm criticism. […]

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Actress is taking artificial intelligence on tour with him. The British DJ is using technology in a new way on his North American tour, bringing along two AI performers as support, a move that is somewhat unprecedented for a touring artist. The AI performers will appear alongside “chrome man,” Actress’s keyboard player. Kicking f October […]

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There’s been an ongoing joke on social media for the last few years that Migos are the male version Destiny’s Child. The comparison has nothing to do with music, and everything to do with Quavo’s undeniable star power. There's a noticeable popularity surrounding Quavo, people see him as the group's leader, and the member most likely to […]

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The glow promise and potential radiated by the end Drake’s verse on “Ransom.” The classic loosie was my introduction to the Toronto newcomer; Lil Wayne’s feature encouraged the initial listen, but I went back for the kid who said, “Add until they subtract me, I’ll never be your equal.” He captivated with wit and charisma, […]

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