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Drop Bass Not Bombs

Drop Bass Not Bombs

By Amy Farina
Raving for a cause! On this podcast your host MC Unicorn interviews interesting people in the electronic music scene who try to make the world a better place.
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Episode 008: Q&A with the Dance Lawyer

Drop Bass Not Bombs

Episode 008: Q&A with the Dance Lawyer

Drop Bass Not Bombs

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Episode 013: Party Perry on unlocking your flow, turning up your productivity, and empowering others
Shop Rolita Couture's new Cosmic Ying Yang collection (15% off discount code MCUNICORN) https://www.rolitacouture.com/ ------ Perry is a business and social media coach, podcast host, and electronic music lover. In this episode we talk about how to grow on social media, how to create the life you want to live, and how to show up for yourself and others every day. Want to turn up your life? You've come to the right place! 馃捇 Connect with Party Perry 馃捇 路 Instagram:聽 o https://www.instagram.com/partyperryy/ 路 Podcast: o https://www.instagram.com/productivitymeetsparty/ o https://www.partyperryy.com/podcast 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/productivityperry 馃Connect with MC Unicorn 馃 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路Soundcloud: o https://soundcloud.com/matthew-barker-702552557/hcpc-99?si=50a81bcf60cc4b9b892109cbfff830a2 馃挘Connect with DBNB 馃挘 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/dropbassnotbombsnl 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/DropBassNotBombsNL 路 Merchandise o https://www.dutchravestore.nl/drop-bass-not-bombs 路 Submit any episode ideas or suggestions to dropbassnotbombsnl@gmail.com!
01:08:12
November 19, 2021
Episode 012: Claire Classicore on spreading positivity through music and rainbow hair
Shop Rolita Couture's new Cosmic Ying Yang collection (15% off discount code MCUNICORN) https://www.rolitacouture.com/ ---- In this episode I'm joined by Claire Classicore known as the Soprano of Hardcore, she is a singer, songwriter, and business owner from the UK. We are going to talk today about her music, her brand, her craziest Defqon memories, starting a company during a pandemic and so much more! 馃寛Connect with Claire 馃寛 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi9W3vqTiGJr_FFhDuR1mxg Facebook https://www.facebook.com/claire.classicore Instagram https://www.instagram.com/claire.classicore/ https://www.instagram.com/codamusic.official/ Hakk https://www.instagram.com/hakk.uk/?hl=en https://hakk.uk/ 馃Connect with MC Unicorn 馃 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路Soundcloud: o https://soundcloud.com/matthew-barker-702552557/hcpc-99?si=50a81bcf60cc4b9b892109cbfff830a2 馃挘Connect with DBNB 馃挘 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/dropbassnotbombsnl o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/DropBassNotBombsNL 路 Merchandise o https://www.dutchravestore.nl/drop-bass-not-bombs 路 Submit any episode ideas or suggestions to dropbassnotbombsnl@gmail.com!
01:12:18
November 5, 2021
Episode 011: Ask Me Anything with MC Unicorn
Shop Rolita Couture's new Cosmic Ying Yang collection (15% off discount code MCUNICORN) https://www.rolitacouture.com/ ---- In this episode podcast host MC Unicorn answers your questions in this #AskMeAnything session. From festival tips to favorites, origin stories to rave memories, exclusive insider information and more! You asked and I answered!聽 馃Connect with MC Unicorn 馃 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路Soundcloud: o https://soundcloud.com/matthew-barker-702552557/hcpc-99?si=50a81bcf60cc4b9b892109cbfff830a2 馃挘Connect with DBNB 馃挘 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/dropbassnotbombsnl o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/DropBassNotBombsNL 路 Merchandise o https://www.dutchravestore.nl/drop-bass-not-bombs 路 Submit any episode ideas or suggestions to dropbassnotbombsnl@gmail.com! 路 Enter to win tickets to Qlimax 2021 by going to hard.dance!聽 馃幍 Artists I'm obsessed with right now! 馃幍 Sutura Cheat Codes Alfons BillX Loud Luxury SODF Braaheim
01:01:34
October 15, 2021
Episode 010: Discipline on overcoming hard times through hard music
Shop Rolita Couture's new Cosmic Ying Yang collection (15% off discount code MCUNICORN) https://www.rolitacouture.com/ ----- In this episode, I'm joined by Dutch DJ/Producer Discipline. Her and I chat about how she went from being an electronic music fan to a Reggaet贸n DJ to an Uptempo/Hardcore DJ, her story of overcoming breast cancer, her vlog where she shares her story, her relationship with La Ravage, what it's like to be a woman in the Dutch hard dance scene and so much more! She also shares with us exclusive insights into her new EP coming out soon with Sprinky and Hyrule War and as always how she raves for a cause. Stay tuned until the end for some big announcements!聽 馃帶Connect with Discipline馃帶: 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/disciplinehardcore/ 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/DjaneDiscipline 路 YouTube o https://www.youtube.com/c/JessieElizabeth 馃帡锔 Breast Cancer Awareness Resources 馃帡锔 路 National Breast Cancer Organization (USA) o https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-awareness-month/ 路 Breast Cancer Center (Netherlands) o https://www.avl.nl/en/about-the-organization/avl-foundation/ 馃挘Connect with DBNB 馃挘 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/dropbassnotbombsnl o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/DropBassNotBombsNL 路 Merchandise o https://www.dutchravestore.nl/drop-bass-not-bombs 路 Submit any episode ideas or suggestions to dropbassnotbombsnl@gmail.com!
45:42
October 1, 2021
Episode 009: Camille Guitteau (Bye Bye Plastic) on sustainability and partying for a purpose
Shop Rolita Couture's new Lunita Pt. 2 collection (15% off discount code MCUNICORN) https://www.rolitacouture.com/ --- On today鈥檚 episode we hear from Camile from Bye Bye Plastic. Camille, originally from France now lives in Amsterdam and is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Bye Bye Plastic. Bye Bye Plastic is an organization that seeks to eliminate single-use plastics in the music industry by 2025.聽 Bye Bye Plastic has worked with the International Music Summit, SXM Festival, Amsterdam Dance Event and more. They have over 1,500 artists using their eco-rider and have organized clean up events all over the world. Camille explains how Bye Bye Plastic is changing the game when it comes to sustainability, how to organize sustainable events, the future of sustainable events, and as always how she raves for a cause. 鈾伙笍 Connect with Bye Bye Plastic 鈾伙笍: 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/byebyeplasticlife/ 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/byebyeplasticlife 路 Website: o https://www.byebyeplastic.life/ 馃挘Connect with DBNB 馃挘: 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/dropbassnotbombsnl o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/DropBassNotBombsNL 路 Merchandise o https://www.dutchravestore.nl/drop-bass-not-bombs 路 Submit any episode ideas or suggestions to dropbassnotbombsnl@gmail.com!
01:05:37
September 17, 2021
Episode 008: Q&A with the Dance Lawyer
Shop Rolita Couture's new Lunita Pt. 2 collection (15% off discount code MCUNICORN) -https://www.rolitacouture.com/ On today鈥檚 episode I sit down with Sander Petit, also known as the dance lawyer (or de dance advocaat in Dutch). Sander is an Amsterdam based media and entertainment lawyer. He has his own law firm Petit Legal, is the Founder & Managing Partner of the creative law collective Backstage Legal in addition to his own techno record label. He is not only an attorney but a guest lecturer, speaker, columnist and DJ. We discuss a variety of topics in this episode in Q&A format such as copyright, trademark, sampling, tips for up and coming artists, the importance of knowing your rights and as always how he raves for a cause.聽 馃挘Connect with Sander 馃挘:聽 路 Petit Legal: o https://petitlegal.nl/ 路 Blog: o https://petitlegal.nl/blog/ 路 Backstage Legal: o https://backstagelegal.nl/ 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/dedanceadvocaat/ o https://www.instagram.com/djsanderpetit 路 Record Label: o https://www.kelderklasse.tv/ 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/dedanceadvocaat ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Connect with DBNB: 路 Instagram: o https://www.instagram.com/dropbassnotbombsnl o https://www.instagram.com/mc__unicorn 路 Facebook: o https://www.facebook.com/DropBassNotBombsNL 路 Merchandise o https://www.dutchravestore.nl/drop-bass-not-bombs Submit any episode ideas or suggestions to dropbassnotbombsnl@gmail.com!
01:20:35
September 3, 2021
Episode 007: Faye (True Survivorz) on raising money and awareness for cancer research through charity raves
On today鈥檚 episode I sit down with Faye the Founder of True Survivorz. True Survivorz is a foundation based in the Netherlands that organizes hard dance events for cancer research. Since their inception in 2013 they鈥檝e organized six parties, including 153 artists, and have raised 32,000 euros for The Dutch Cancer Society (KWF). Faye shares her personal story of why she started True Survivorz and how they organize successful charity events. Faye also discusses how she became a DJ, the future of the organization, and as always how she raves for a cause. True Survivorz Social Links: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/truesurvivorz/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TrueSurvivorz/ Website: https://www.true-survivorz.com/ KWF (Dutch Cancer Society) https://www.kwf.nl/ DJ Faye Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/djfayeofficial/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/djfayeofficial Website: www.fayedj.com
55:54
August 20, 2021
Episode 006: MC Da Mouth of Madness on finding your voice
On today鈥檚 episode legendary hardcore MC Da Mouth of Madness shares his story of how he went from the hip hop scene to becoming the most recognizable voice in the international hardcore scene. He also shares his tips and tricks for up-and-coming MCs, stories from the underground, how he stays motivated even in the dark times, and as always how he raves for a cause. Social Links: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/damouthofmadness/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/DaMouthOfMadness Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/damouthofmadness Website: https://www.damouthofmadness.com/
01:05:21
August 6, 2021
Episode 005: Cotton Kandi on turning your passion into your profession and balancing mental health and raving
On today鈥檚 episode I interview Cotton Kandi, a YouTuber and content creator in the rave scene. Cotton Kandi has been vlogging her festival experiences since 2017 and through this has created a community of ravers along the way. She has traveled to festivals all over the world sharing her experiences and helpful tips for ravers. We discuss topics such as the differences between the US and European rave scenes, how she went from being a fan to a festival vlogger, returning to live events, her mental health journey, and always how she raves for a cause. Cotton Kandi Social Links: Instagram https://www.instagram.com/cottonkandiyt/ YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCefs76cotF-ICS_UOjpC_nA Beginner鈥檚 Guide to EDM Genres https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcXJBxsMMsM&t=1s Mental Health Resources: Depression and Bipolar Alliance https://www.dbsalliance.org/ American Counseling Association https://www.counseling.org/knowledge-center/mental-health-resources/anxiety 113 Zelfmoord Preventie (Netherlands) https://www.113.nl/english National Institute of Mental Health https://www.nimh.nih.gov/get-involved/education-awareness/shareable-resources-on-depression
01:12:20
July 23, 2021
Episode 004: Neutrophic on finding your own sound in the scene
On today鈥檚 episode Swedish hardstyle producer Neutrophic shares his story on how he got started in the scene, how he鈥檚 developed his unique sound, advice for up and coming producers, and how he raves for a cause! We also chat about how we got through the pandemic, live streams, and the future of hardstyle.聽 Connect with Neutrophic: https://open.spotify.com/artist/6i7N40fmg5ZvOSjTWeX9S7?si=23fsd6-8QE-PWJOzVajoyg https://www.facebook.com/neutrophic https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEoo18BgVurD5exh418GAEQ https://soundcloud.com/neutrophic https://www.instagram.com/neutrophic/
01:01:34
July 2, 2021
Episode 003: Avery J.C. Kleinman (Vice Contributor) on speaking up for safety in the scene
In this episode I interview Washington DC journalist Avery J.C. Kleinman about her Vice article 鈥淭he Fall of the Bassnectar Empire鈥. In September 2020, popular dubstep artist Bassnectar made headlines when he was accused of sexual assault, child grooming and sex trafficking. We chat about her personal story from being a Basshead to writing the in-depth investigative piece in Vice, promoting safety in the electronic music scene, and how she raves for a cause through writing. Connect & learn more about Avery: https://averyjckleinman.journoportfolio.com/ https://twitter.com/averyjck Links to her articles: The Fall of the Bassnectar Empire https://www.vice.com/en/article/4adkkb/edm-dj-bassnectar-alleged-sexual-abuse-manipulation-fans-lawsuit?fbclid=IwAR2VVaDcAZxUAjxMJ4ZhrULSjrvIBGZdCG5MRVz0zgrXlJHlXwMXdawmF34 Harm Reduction Advocates Want to Make Echostage Safer https://washingtoncitypaper.com/article/187072/harm-reduction-advocates-want-to-make-echostage-safer/ Resources: RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) https://www.rainn.org/ Relief After Violent Encounter (RAVE)聽 http://www.raveim.org/ Association for Electronic Music (AFEM) https://associationforelectronicmusic.org/
01:27:53
June 25, 2021
Episode 002: Rob GEE on being a sober role model in the scene
In this episode I鈥檓 joined by Rob GEE, hardcore DJ and Producer from New Jersey. Rob is not only an extremely talented DJ and Producer but also a role model in the scene when it comes to sobriety and mental health. Rob has over nine years of complete and total sobriety under his belt. Today we chat about how he went from pursuing a career in criminal justice to becoming a hardcore DJ, his rise to fame, his struggles with mental health and addiction, and his life and projects now. Rob also talks about his brand Positivian Vibes, new music, and his thoughts on the current hardcore scene!聽 Connect with Rob GEE: https://www.facebook.com/TheRealRobGEE https://www.instagram.com/therealrobgee http://therealrobgee.com/ Resources:聽 https://www.shatterproof.org/learn/addiction-resources https://addictionresource.com/ https://www.addictionguide.com/resources/ https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/resources/
01:21:02
June 11, 2021
Episode 001: Welcome to Drop Bass Not Bombs
Welcome to the very first episode of the Drop Bass Not Bombs podcast!聽In this teaser episode learn more about the story of Drop Bass Not Bombs, the host MC Unicorn, and what's to come in the future.聽
08:45
May 20, 2021