Posts bySusan Wolfgram

Cashmere Cat To Kick-Off School Year At UW

The Associated Students of the University of Washington (ASUW) will be hosting the Fall Fling and have invited none other than Magnus August Høiberg, better known as Cashmere Cat, to help kick-start the school year. The 27-year-old Norwegian DJ and producer was deservedly noticed for his remix

Steve Aoki To Play More Than Games At PAX Prime

PAX Prime is the destination for any serious gamer. It is one of the biggest gaming industry conventions in the world. Fans gather from the furthest corners of the globe to participate in tournaments, get the first look at new games, and sit in on panels of

Chainsmokers Hit The Northwest With Friendzone Tour

Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall, the duo behind the moniker Chainsmokers, will be returning to the Northwest this winter. They recently announced their Friendzone 2015 Tour that will begin in late October and wrap up in early December. The Portland, Eugene, and Seattle shows are

Deadmau5 Surprise Set In Seattle

Deadmau5 was recently in the area for the Dota 2 Finals held in Seattle’s own Key Arena. In the few days preceding his appearance, he penned some enigmatic tweets hinting at the Pacific Northwest area, (“Mt. Rainier looks bored.”) and making some references to a

Skrillex To Collaborate With K-Pop Idol CL

Korean pop music is on the rise around the world, and Skrillex will tap into some of that audience as he collaborates with CL, former member of one of the biggest girl groups in Korea, 2NE1. CL has previously contributed to Skrillex’s album Recess on the track, Dirty Vibe, and

Hodor Of House Future

Hodor temporarily leaves the service of House Stark for the newest Iron Throne contender, House Future. Northern Irish DJ turned actor Kristian Nairn just dropped a new original track, Beacon. It is an instrumental future house song with a unique beat and a funky melody.

Eric Prydz Uploads Nine Minute Opus To Soundcloud

Those lucky enough to be in the crowd at Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas during the finale of Eric Prydz’s set should recognize this track. For the rest of us, this nine minute long epic anthem of progressive house, Opus, graced our ears through Soundcloud, where Prydz

Zedd Announces True Colors Tour Dates And Support

Zedd’s massively awaited True Colors Tour dates and venues were recently announced. Along with a full list of the cities he will be visiting, Zedd also revealed his opening acts to be none other than Dillon Francis, Madeon, and Alex Metric. With a lineup like

Dillon Francis And Jauz Remix Lean On

One of the hottest songs of the year is Lean On by Diplo project Major Lazer and DJ Snake. The record reached double platinum in Australia and the album, Peace Is The Mission, recently topped the Billboard dance/electronic category. Jimmy Fallon boldly called Lean On the

Ruby Rose Goes From Litchfield To Avicii

Orange is the New Black Season 3’s breakout star, Ruby Rose, has signed with PRMD, a record label founded by Avicii’s manager Ash Pournouri. Ruby Rose became an overnight sensation after appearing as androgynous beauty Stella Carlin in the Netflix original series. Her OITNB fans

Kygo Teams Up With Apple Music And A-Ha

DMNW recently brought you news that Apple would be launching its own music streaming service. Now we can report that the face of tropical house, Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll (aka Kygo), will be working together with the tech conglomerate to promote its new features. Kygo is a

The Top 5 Best Video Game Remixes

A lot of electronic music producers seem to gain inspiration from video games. Not too hard to believe, since tech skills that can be applied to one may be converted for the other. Take a walk (or dance) down memory lane; here’s a list of

Calvin Harris And Daft Punk: In Between A Rock And Sony

Jay-Z’s recently launched paid-only streaming service Tidal unveiled a row of mega-famous music industry moguls who all now have ownership stakes in the fledgling company. Of course, with the surge of EDM into the mainstream lately, there are a few dance music giants among this elite gang.

A-Trak Drops Killer Set For UW Students

From remixes of Deorro and Galantis to samples of Big Sean and Fetty Wap, Fool’s Gold owner Alain Macklovitch (aka A-Trak) definitely brought his whole arsenal to the University of Washington Thursday night. SZA graced the students with her R&B vocals and held her own

Stop Fighting for the Aux Cord: New Festify App

Music selection is made democratic with Festify, Spotify’s new feature and app pair. No more stressing to curate the perfect playlist, no more clashing among guests over song choices, no more aux-cord monopolizing. Festify claims to solve all of these woes and allow party-goers to cooperatively

Fool’s Gold and Purple: A-Trak Coming to UW

On May 14th, the ASUW at the University of Washington Seattle campus is hosting a star-studded Spring Show. The lineup includes singer-songwriter Solana Rowe (aka SZA), hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd (brothers Khalif and Aaquil Brown) making a Northwest reappearance after their recent performance at Go Hard,

Rain Man Proves Life Is Better Solo?

Last year saw the departure of Kris Trindl from the bass trio (now duo) Krewella. Although the separation of Trindl and the Yousaf sisters was mired in controversy, the producer seems to have come out of it intact and better than ever as a solo artist.

KJ Sawka Does The Impossible, Starts New Label

Former Pendulum drummer and current contributor to Destroid, KJ Sawka launched his own label, Impossible Records. With the tagline “Conquer with bass! Destroy with drums!!!”, Sawka has created his own niche. The electronic sound he creates off of acoustic drums is his unique signature, but