- Antaro retires from the VooV Experience, leaving his long-year partner Scotty as the main organizer of the festival. The 53-year old founder of the seminal music label Spirit Zone now wants to focus on his plan to create a guesthouse community in Thailand.
- Neelix does the Same Thing But Different – on a new album with this title he continues his journey to the world of psychedelic Disco sound and his stellar career as a producer.
- Mid of January we witnessed the relaunch of mushroom online. The new site has a stylish new look, lots of new features and cosmic speed.
- 10 years ago is the title of a new column: mushroom is published every month since 1994. In February 1996 there was the first edition that focussed on Goa Trance. Looking back to 1997, there was a feature about the decoration crew Zeitlos, who later left a monument to themselves when they built the iconic Fusion Festival rocket.
- There won‘t be a Loveparade in Berlin this year. The organizers didn‘t get permission from the local authorities.
- The German drug policy gets more and more restrictive. Contrary to an earlier judgement, the possession of magic mushrooms is now illegal.
- Infected Mushroom are Becoming Insane on their latest album with this very name: The Israeli duo proves to have a hand for catchy hits.
The results of the 2006 readers poll. We still know the winners.
But what the f*** is myspace ???