At Mixmag we're devoted to supporting variety 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 type.
After all, dance music was born from the marginalized and the misfits of society, and membership tradition is at its core primarily based on constructing inclusive communities – with membership primarily based on shared ardour alone.
We firmly imagine that the extra numerous the make-up of the business, the richer and extra thrilling digital music and membership tradition turns into. We’re extremely privileged to be ready to shine a highlight on artists and occasions and expertise which may in any other case be neglected, and to assist break down conventional boundaries and inequities, in our nook of the world no less than.
That entails all the pieces from highlighting and celebrating unimaginable feminine and LGBTQ clubbing collectives and breakthrough artists, to supporting the work of organisations who increase up feminine and trans folks within the business, to giving area for the views of various numerous voices within the pages of the journal, to hiring writers and photographers and employees from totally different backgrounds and demographics, and even to looking for out and acknowledging these originators of digital music and membership tradition who've beforehand been neglected 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 steadiness to our artist protection, from our entrance covers to our new artists slots. Of course it may’t cease there. As Annie Mac mentioned on the launch of the Equalising Music Pledge, “We are all aware of the large contribution girls make to this enterprise, and but there’s nonetheless a lot work to be completed 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 assist the Equalising Music initiative with a brand new dedication: to equalizing the steadiness of our Mixmag Live occasions between female and male artists. From the DJ sales space to the dancefloor, our variety is our power.
I’m delighted to be requested to spearhead the Smirnoff #EqualisingMusic pledge endorsed by @KeychangeEU. The music business 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 ladies 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 if you're one!#EqualisingMusic @KeyChangeEU @Mixmag pic.twitter.com/AUjZcL38pk
I pledge to steer by instance and e-book gender balanced lineups with out inventive compromise for my We Still Believe exhibits, displaying 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 yr, to assist shut the gender hole throughout the dance music business. @SmirnoffEurope #BeTheChange pic.twitter.com/EVQlGrIanG— Skint Records (@skintrecords) 13 March 2019
We pledge to signal a brand new feminine artist to our file 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 take advantage of an equal cut up of women and men to remixers transferring ahead and proceed to assist feminine artists in any means I can, subsequent up = @alinkatwirl @laurenflax Flax & @zombiesinmiami @smirnoffeurope @keychangeeu pic.twitter.com/dMLCLRZlIi— Jozef Ok (@Jozef_K_DJ) 1 March 2019
We pledge to proceed working with inspiring, feminine creatives on our music, movies & art work. As two feminine associates/artistic companions,being surrounded by inspiring girls is so necessary to us.When girls 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 all people within the music business 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 business!— ▼ Sam Divine ▼ (@samdivine) 22 February 2019
My pledge is to collaborate on a file 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 business to pledge to do one factor to assist gender steadiness 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 a part of my voice to the #EqualisingMusic initiative 2keep pushing four intersectional illustration in music to destroy the concept that it is a man’s world. my pledge is to maintain releasing principally music by womxn + non-binary people in my labels in 2k19 +past@prsformusic @Keychangeu pic.twitter.com/f821GU1YrQ— Violet / naive (@violetakaviolet) 28 February 2019