Not just making up the numbers, diversity clauses are the DJ booking contract stipulations making nightlife a safer and fairer place.
“Inclusion Rider.” It’s slowly becoming more common to hear the term cropping up in bass music circles and the wider electronic music scene in general.
The latest Bay Dreams lineup has reignited conversations about the lack of gender diversity on New Zealand’s music festival stages. We look at why the usual defences of either lack of supply or lack of demand for non-male acts doesn’t cut it anymore.
The UK drum & bass scene has become overwhelmingly male and white. DJ Mag’s Becca Inglis speaks to artists, promoters and label owners who are working to change that.
The social, cultural and economic benefits of diversity in music festival programs far outweigh ALL resistance, excuses and cop outs for making change.