Posts byStanley Sutton

18+ Club Nights Return to Seattle’s Pioneer Square Neighborhood

Something For The Youngin’s This Summer

When it comes to clubbing, options for the under-21 crowd in Seattle are pretty slim. And they’re about to be even slimmer with Studio Seven’s upcoming closure- the SoDo music venue serving as a popular dance music spot for those not yet of legal age.
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Dash Berlin Takes Us On A Feels Trip (Review)

Before taking to the Quantum Valley and kineticFIELD stages at EDC Vegas this weekend, Dash Berlin’s journey to the electric sky made one final pit stop right here in Seattle! After playing last year’s Freaknight main stage, the Dutch trance icon made his much anticipated Emerald
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Das Energi Announces Full 2018 Festival Lineup

NGHTMRE b2b Snails Anyone?

The biggest electronic dance music festival in the state of Utah, Das Energi revealed its full 2018 lineup Wednesday. Joining previously announced headliners Kasakde, DeadMau5, Rezz, and Dillon Francis are plenty of Northwest favorites, including one of Seattle’s very own rising stars, Sharps! Taking place
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Can Maurice West Help Save Big Room? (Exclusive Interview)

“I think big room is going to get really big again, but I hope it becomes better than what it was.”

Is big room dead? Who better to ask than one of the genres’ up-and-coming artists? During our Miami Music Week experience, we got to sit down with Maurice West ahead of his Ultra Miami debut. In just a couple of years time, the 21-year-old Dutch
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Borgore Raves About Bass Academy and Seattle During Miami Music Week (Interview)

“I love Seattle because I don’t have to adjust. I can play whatever I want, and I feel like they (the crowd) want me to play whatever I want.”

You already know Borgore is one of the best in dubstep, and has a way with the ladies. But, did you know that he is a BIG fan of the original Starbucks in Seattle’s Pike Place Market? We caught up with “Daddy” at DiskoLab’s Bass
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4 Must-See Sets at Lucky 2018

Break out the green and gold, because it’s time to get lucky! USC Events St. Patrick’s Day dance music spectacular is upon us; featuring a strong lineup that caters to all tastes. As you plan your Saturday night, here are some sets worth checking out:
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Billboard Introduces “The Billboard Dance 100” Music Chart

Could This Spell Trouble For DJ Mag?

Since its inception in 1991, DJ Mag’s Top 100 has emerged as the largest artist ranking poll in EDM, and the music world entirely. The yearly ranking, released in the Fall, is not without controversy- whipping up conspiracy theories and debate, from artists and fans alike. While
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Sasquatch! 2018 Lineup Features A Healthy Serving of EDM

The Pacific Northwest’s biggest summer kickoff party, Sasquatch! Music Festival, released its 2018 lineup Monday. Headlined by Bon Iver, Modest Mouse, The National, and more, this year’s edition features a little something for everyone, electronic dance music fans included. While we won’t be treated to
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Seasons Festival Reveals Their 2018 Main Event Lineup

Rae Sremmurd, Zhu, Drezo, and More To Headline Vancouver’s 5-Day Multi-Venue Festival

Entering its 8th year, Vancouver’s (B.C.) Seasons Festival has dropped its main event lineup, and it’s already drawing quite a reaction on social media. Lead by Mississippi-based hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd, this year’s main event might be the most musically diverse  in Seasons’ history. Joining
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ASOT Co-Host Ruben De Ronde on American vs. Euro Trance (Interview)

The trance scene in America, just like the genre itself, is evolving. Dreamstate Socal, Bliss: Transcendence, and other trance massives that were held stateside this year serve as testaments to the increased popularity of the emotional–and sometimes psychedelic–side of electronic dance music. When discussing the current state of trance,
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Vote Now: A State of Trance Tune of the Year 2017

What’s Your Favorite Trance Anthem of 2017?

After a resurgent 2016, trance music’s return to glory continues to be one of the feel good stories in electronic dance music today. This year has seen a wealth of brilliant releases from trance artists old and new. Deciding what song is the cream of
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