At Mixmag we're devoted to supporting range in dance music - and utilizing our place because the world’s main digital music media to extend the visibility and inform the tales of artists, DJs, promoters and clubbers of each form.
After all, dance music was born from the marginalized and the misfits of society, and membership tradition is at its core based mostly on constructing inclusive communities – with membership based mostly on shared ardour alone.
We firmly consider that the extra numerous the make-up of the trade, the richer and extra thrilling digital music and membership tradition turns into. We’re extremely privileged to be able to shine a highlight on artists and occasions and expertise that may in any other case be missed, and to assist break down conventional limitations and inequities, in our nook of the world at the very least.
That includes every thing from highlighting and celebrating unimaginable feminine and LGBTQ clubbing collectives and breakthrough artists, to supporting the work of organisations who elevate up feminine and trans folks within the trade, to giving house for the views of various numerous voices within the pages of the journal, to hiring writers and photographers and workers from completely different backgrounds and demographics, and even to looking for out and acknowledging these originators of digital music and membership tradition who've beforehand been missed as a result of they didn’t match the accepted narrative.
And it additionally contains our formal dedication – since 2016, after we first helped form the Equalising Music initiative – to giving an equal stability to our artist protection, from our entrance covers to our new artists slots. Of course it may possibly’t cease there. As Annie Mac stated on the launch of the Equalising Music Pledge, “We are all conscious about the big contribution ladies make to this enterprise, and but there’s nonetheless a lot work to be carried out to make sure they’re embraced and championed, each in entrance of and behind the scenes."
We’re delighted to affix Annie and plenty of others and re-affirm our pledge to proceed to help the Equalising Music initiative with a brand new dedication: to equalizing the stability of our Mixmag Live occasions between female and male artists. From the DJ sales space to the dancefloor, our range is our energy.
I’m delighted to be requested to spearhead the Smirnoff #EqualisingMusic pledge endorsed by @KeychangeEU. The music trade remains to be embarrassingly lopsided by way of gender parity.. #Partner pic.twitter.com/bs5vi1cW7c— Annie Mac (@AnnieMac) 20 February 2019
We’re becoming a member of the likes of Annie Mac in committing our pledge for girls in music for #InternationalWomensDay.— FFRR (@FFRRecords) 8 March 2019
Ours is to work with extra feminine creatives throughout the label: designers, artists, animators & extra. Get in contact in case you are one!#EqualisingMusic @KeyChangeEU @Mixmag pic.twitter.com/AUjZcL38pk
I pledge to guide by instance and e-book gender balanced lineups with out creative compromise for my We Still Believe exhibits, exhibiting that we don't have to decide on between EQUALITY and QUALITY!@AnnieMac @SmirnoffEurope #Partner #EqualisingMusic #WeStillBelieve pic.twitter.com/pb3kZT9KGT— THE BLACK MADONNA (@blackmadonnachi) 14 March 2019
We’re proud to be concerned with the likes of @AnnieMac @FFRRecords & @KeychangeEU, as a part of the #EqualisingMusic marketing campaign. We pledge to signal a feminine figuring out artist this 12 months, to assist shut the gender hole inside the dance music trade. @SmirnoffEurope #BeTheChange pic.twitter.com/EVQlGrIanG— Skint Records (@skintrecords) 13 March 2019
We pledge to signal a brand new feminine artist to our report label @MajorTomsMusic and add them to our stay present— Rudimental (@Rudimental) 20 February 2019
What will you pledge? @SmirnoffEurope #EqualisingMusic #Partner @KeychangeEU pic.twitter.com/ClzQqO2009
My #EqualisingMusic pledge is that i'm going to make sure I exploit an equal break up of women and men to remixers shifting ahead and proceed to help feminine artists in any approach I can, subsequent up = @alinkatwirl @laurenflax Flax & @zombiesinmiami @smirnoffeurope @keychangeeu pic.twitter.com/dMLCLRZlIi— Jozef Okay (@Jozef_K_DJ) 1 March 2019
We pledge to proceed working with inspiring, feminine creatives on our music, movies & paintings. As two feminine pals/inventive companions,being surrounded by inspiring ladies is so essential to us.When ladies r supportive of one another, it’s magical #EqualisingMusic @KeychangeEU pic.twitter.com/tLz4LiipeW— EKKAH (@EKKAH) 21 February 2019
for the remainder of my profession i pledge to proceed to rent extra feminine techies, sound engineers, and tour supervisor's together with me on tour!! i problem everyone within the music trade to get entangled with making a big pledge too #equalisingmusic @keychangeeu pic.twitter.com/asWa0ORMoz— Becky Hill (@BeckyHill) 25 February 2019
I’m becoming a member of @AnnieMac amongst others within the gender equality motion throughout the music trade!— ▼ Sam Divine ▼ (@samdivine) 22 February 2019
My pledge is to collaborate on a report with an rising feminine artist. Tell me what you're going to do. We can all make this occur! #EqualisingMusic @SmirnoffEurope @KeychangeEU pic.twitter.com/zPwcezslq6
I problem everybody within the music trade to pledge to do one factor to help gender stability in 2019.— B.Traits (@BTraits) 20 February 2019
See my full pledge on Facebook right here:https://t.co/nSgw72eIiu
what do you pledge to do?
i be part of my voice to the #EqualisingMusic initiative 2keep pushing four intersectional illustration in music to destroy the concept this can be a man’s world. my pledge is to maintain releasing largely music by womxn + non-binary people in my labels in 2k19 +past@prsformusic @Keychangeu pic.twitter.com/f821GU1YrQ— Violet / naive (@violetakaviolet) 28 February 2019