Skrillex x Avril Lavigne? Yes, please!

When the producer appeared on the pop/punk sensation’s Instagram story last week, fans jumped right to “collab.” Sure, maybe they linked up to skateboard or simply hang out… but even though they don’t appear to be in the studio, it’s hard to wrap our heads around them getting together and not making music.

Just this year alone, Skrillex has been spotted in studio with with Mike Einziger of Incubus, Bruce Johnston of The Beach Boys, Scott Storch, and Ross Robinson, who’s produced music for Korn, Slipknot, Suicide Silence, Limp Bizkit, Tech N9ne — and From First To Last.

Although we can’t be sure this potential collab is 100% happening, or any percentage happening for that matter, we’re going to do our best to help wish this into existence. Skrillex x Avril Lavigne is by far our favorite rumor of 2020.

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Gavin and Stacey star Joanna Page says the show’s next Christmas special will be its last ever episode.

It comes after the BBC confirmed this week that the show will returni to screens “one day”.

Speaking to The Sun, Page addressed the future of the show, saying: “As a fan, surely they’ve got to do another one.”

She added: “I don’t think we’d ever do another series because I don’t think we could get everyone together for long enough, but I can’t imagine they could leave it the way they did. One more special, then done.”

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Gavin and Stacey Christmas Special 2019. CREDIT: Tom Jackson/BBC

Earlier this week, the BBC’s Chief Content Officer Charlotte Moore was prompted for an answer on the future of the show while outlining this … Read more

Rapid coronavirus (COVID-19) testing kits are hitting the market and they could change the way people test at home or before going out to public spaces, including concert venues.

Swallow Events is behind a new kit specially designed for the live events industry. This is first company to offer its rapid testing service to organizers in the UK and across the world. The process involves 15-minute “pop up” testing (99.68% specificity) done by government-approved healthcare professionals.

With the ability to test for COVID-19 on site, with results in just minutes, comes the possibility of large-scale events returning once again. The major turn-off for smaller events being cost, as testing kits start at £13 a pop with a minimum 100 units.

Founder and Managing Director of Swallow Events, Oli Thomas, calls the testing kit a “game changer.”

His full statement reads:

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A new trailer has been shared for Mariah Carey‘s upcoming Christmas-themed TV special, narrated by Tiffany Haddish – watch it below.

Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special will premiere on AppleTV+ on December 4, and include musical performances and guest appearances from Ariana GrandeJennifer Hudson and Snoop Dogg.

The new trailer, narrated by Haddish, explains the backdrop of 2020, and how a slice of Christmas cheer from Carey is more important now than ever.

Watch the trailer below.

A synopsis for the show reads: “Carey has invited a special lineup of guest superstars including Tiffany Haddish, Billy Eichner, Ariana Grande, Jennifer Hudson, Snoop Dogg, Jermaine Dupri, Misty Copeland, and Mykal-Michelle Harris, all to take part in this one-of-a-kind holiday event.

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Flux Pavilion is gearing up to release his sophomore album and the hype is real!

Following a run of 2020 singles and remixes, the bass music legend will reemerge early next year to bring us a brand new body of work titled .wav. The 16-track album has no official tracklist yet, but we can expect recent releases including “You & I” featuring Kata Kozma and “Sink Your Teeth In” featuring Drowsy to show up.

Flux Pavilion shook the dubstep scene with his 2013 Blow the Roof EP, and again in 2015 with his debut album Tesla. His classic “I Can’t Stop” remains a go-to dubstep anthem and his discography includes plenty of timeless cuts including “Bass Cannon,” “Catch Me featuring Naaz, “Emotional,” and more.

Flux reveals .wav is due out January 21, 2021. It’s a safe bet that the vast majority of the bass community will stop what … Read more