Our favorite Worlds star was met by thousands of singalong voices from the crowd at Coachella this past weekend, and it seems Porter Robinson was enjoying his crowd just as much as they were enjoying remixes of Mat Zo’s Easy, only briefly pausing the music to
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There’s been quite a bit of buzz rattling the scene as of late, as two house music acts worshiped for their repertoire at Burning Man are both headed to Seattle for one of the most unique parties of the year. When we first saw The
Imagine you were frolicking through a flowering meadow in a warm summer-like haze, lost in a dream-state where anything was possible. The sky is wet, and it’s dripping in hues of purple, orange, blue and yellow. As you continue to explore this space, there are tall blades
Excitement stirred as dusk blanketed Salmo River Ranch in hues of pink and purple that Sunday night at Shambhala Music Festival. It was the last night of what had been a phenomenal week in Canada, and hands down one of the most creatively produced festivals
What do you get when Armin Van Buuren calls up Thomas Vink for a Hystereo remix? THNK Recordings label manager and Dutch producer Thomas Vink thrust this kind of dreamy-subconscious realm upon us, and we like it. We’ve been intrigued with the 3 EP’s he’s released
Over the past 2 years, Foundation Nightclub has attracted internationally acclaimed DJ’s from around the globe, providing Seattle with some of the most unforgettable performances we’ve ever experienced in a club setting. We’ll never forget the teeming threshold of love when Wolfgang Gartner played this
Sam Smith has announced via Twitter that he will not be performing tonight at Kool Haus in Toronto. I am truly so upset Toronto. I promise I'll make it up to every single one of you x — SAM SMITH (@samsmithworld) September 21, 2014 The
Crystal Fighters confirmed the death of drummer Andrea Marongiu via Facebook on Friday. The last we heard from the beloved Sardinian drummer regarding his state of health came from his Twitter account on Thursday morning. However, the cause of his death has still not surfaced.
In West African culture, the word hipi means “to open one’s eyes”. As the 17th year of Shambhala Music Festival approaches, Canadian film producers dive into the culture of Shambhala and electronic music in upcoming feature Input/Output: An Electronic Music Documentary. The I/O (input/output) computing term is defined as the
Oliver Jones aka Ollie is never afraid to blatantly speak his fucking mind. Skream, regarded as the man responsible for helping to break dubstep into the mainstream with hits like Midnight Request Line in 2005, also propelled La Roux’ single In For The Kill to #2
Rob Swire and Gareth McGrillen have been keeping themselves quite busy as of late with multiple projects in the works to go along with a busy festival schedule. While wrapping up the mastering and final pieces of Abandon Ship, their debut Knife Party album, Rob Swire has
It’s time to open up those sun roofs and get yourself ready for some Blue Sky Action, the first preview we’ve heard off of Above & Beyond’s forthcoming studio album. It’s been awhile since we initially heard Blue Sky Action teased live back at their acoustic shows in LA, but A&B
It’s still hard to believe that 27,000 of us were dancing our hearts out at Paradiso Festival just a week ago. Although the luxury of our own beds was sorely missed, there’s nothing that compares to staying up all night and gettin’ weird with your
Making his debut with Armada’s new progressive/techno label THNK is a DJ/producer you need to familiarize yourself with: Thomas Vink. His social media following may not impress you, but the Southern Holland native is currently spearheading THNK with the support of trance phenomenon, Armin Van Buuren.
Dusky fans will rejoice with the following announcement: The British duo will be releasing their Love Taking Over EP on July 14th via their newly created label, 17 Steps. Known for their distinct jackin’ house and UK garage vibe, Dusky always moves us with their
Kaskade shared a YouTube video from behind the scenes of his successful Redux Tour to his Twitter following this week. Conflating moments of his travels between cities, pensive car rides, and his time behind the decks, the Kaskade Redux: Backstage Part 1 video is quintessential
Famed Dutch production company Q-dance is prepared to dominate Canadian territory, much to the delight of hardstyle fans up north. Known to attract international crowds to massives from Defqon. 1 Festival, Qlimax, and returning with their own stages at this years TomorrowWorld and Tomorrowland‘s 2nd
So by now you’ve probably seen or heard DJ Davvinci & Lil’ Jon’s When Will The Bass Drop on Saturday Night Live. Davvinci’s quick rise to super-stardom is largely due to his collaboration with rapper Lil’ Jon, who is like, one of the best DJ’s ever.
While Grammy-nominated Duke Dumont (Adam Dyment) is currently on a densely packed global tour including a return to Hard Summer Festival in Southern California, the leader of the Blasé Boys Club still maintains his cool mysterious persona despite his enormous following. In fact, he’s so nonchalant
Ryan Raddon, also known as Kaskade took us by surprise with his announcement of another Redux tour which sold out in all 12 cities. Originally celebrating the 10th year anniversary of Kaskade’s album It’s You, It’s Me, the Redux tour is a truly a rare
Andy Samberg of The Lonely Island became DJ Davvinci on last week’s SNL – the lovechild of David Guetta and Aviici for a hilarious skit on Saturday Night Live’s season finale. Mocking our generations’ infatuation with electronic music and DJ worship, Samberg’s When Will The Bass
Just 12 days after Beatport released Galantis’ self-titled EP, the Swedish duo headed towards sunny Indio, California to make their debut live performance at Coachella. Just a blink of an eye ago, Miike Snows’ Christian Karlsson and Linus Eklow (Style of Eye) shared a vision and formed
The uncovering of the source of an ID track as big as this has finally satisfied our bewildered noggins, after having received tidal waves of support at Ultra Miami. Released off of Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike’s Smash The House record label, Jump is the crankin’
Pasquale Rotella shocked the dance music scene today, announcing the launch of Insomniac Records via Facebook. Rotella, founder and CEO of Insomniac Events, is partnering with Interscope Geffen A&M, making it the first official EDM label under Interscope. Insomniac has been a longtime household name for
VH1 and Palladia welcome Mad Decent founder Diplo to the host to a brand new TV series, Soundclash, with Grammy-award winning drummer of The Roots Questlove as the show’s executive producer. Premiering with live performances by London Grammar, Fall Out Boy, and Lil’ Wayne, Soundclash will
17 year old breakout Dutch producer Martin Garrix made his debut residency on BBC Radio 1 last Thursday, joining the ranks of such big names as Steve Angello and Brodinski. Currently under the esteemed Spinnin’ Records umbrella, Martin has already had an incredibly eventful year with Ultra Miami
Porter Robinson opened up and shared some intimate details on his forthcoming album Worlds during Zane Lowe’s Fan Club, which aired on BBC Radio 1 last Tuesday. We’ve been held in a state of suspended intrigue ever since the release of Sea Of Voices, which had us
With a name like Lancelot – we expect nothing but a knight capable of unnervingly dangerous seduction, and that is exactly what the aussie producer brings to Anjunadeep’s table with his latest EP J.O.B.. Rounding out his deep house signature style with R&B throwback, Lancelot gives
Keep your ears perked for UK’s underground basshead Arka, who joins the Fat! Records family with his gritty debut EP Delusions – out now. Arka first enticed us last year with his soulful slice of UK house heaven Lies Lies Lies, which premiered off of The
High-school freshman Steve James astounds us with production skills beyond his years in his remix of Cash Cash’s Take Me Home ft. Bebe Rexha. The 16 year old originally hails from the stix of Johnstown, PA but boasts a fan base reach as far out
Electro-house vixen Helena will be joining up with Eric Prydz, Adventure Club, 3LAU, Project 46, and Showtek as the newest residents announced at esteemed Vegas day/nightclub Drai’s. Already marching in Drai’s star-studded brigade of residents are 12th Planet, MAKJ, Sidney Samson, Arty, Borgeous, DVBBS, DJ
Corey Baker, better known as Kill Paris, tantalizes us with a taste of his upcoming sophomore EP, Foreplay. Known for his satisfyingly sinful panty-dropstep grooves, his latest single The Walk takes you on a sexual starship journey complete with his signature layers of glitch-hop and funkadelic dubstep.
Oh you can definitely feel those good summer vibes gushing from Dillon Francis’s remix of Chromeo’s Jealous (I Ain’t With It). Known to don multiple personalities like his German alter-ago DJ Hanzel (the “deep house prophet”) or DJ Rich As Fuck, Dillon is lord chameleon
When it comes to Benny Benassi, one word comes to mind: monumental. The man has had one of the most illustrious music careers to date since before the term “EDM” was around. The Italian megastar has us even more anxious for his upcoming return to
Bo Pericic (of Filo & Peri) has enjoyed a career that is thickly laden with achievements. Discovered on his 18th birthday by trance phenomenon Armin Van Buuren, he has spent the last decade producing music that has peaked charts on Billboard and Beatport, while also
He’s the mutt of electronic music whose genre is ever-evolving. Rising to fame under the Italian name Mondo Grosso, Japanese sensation Shinichi Osawa gangs up with French electro-disco label Kitsune and presents us with his debut double-track EP Breaking Through the Night and All I Need. The EP just dropped and
The extraordinary level of musicianship behind Galantis is emblazoned with today’s release of their self titled EP. The duo, made up of Christian Karlsson of Miike Snow and Linus Eklow (aka Style of Eye) are both well seasoned and certainly demonstrate a clear direction with their
Seattle-native Bassrock (Paul Allard) is teaming up with Maxamp to sweep us off our feet again with the release of their French-housey single L’amour. Allard’s known for his Big Room and Progressive House focused repertoire, and not afraid to dip into the many ripples of electronic sub-genres.
When Dutch youngsters Martin Garrix & Jay Hardway collaborated and released Wizard last November, people went ape shit. We see this happen a lot when two major producers get together and drop a track, people react like their favorite celebrity couple just had child. Despite Wizard