Posts byTingting Wu

Spring Awakening Returns In 2019 With Massive Lineup

Spring Awakening Music Festival (SAMF) is returning to Chicago on June 7th-9th. The music festival will be held at a new location this year. Poplar Creek at 59-90 Entertainment District in Hoffman Estates, which is a Northwest Chicago suburb. The festival will have branded stage

Hot New Music Alert: ‘Another Day’ by Dabin

Dabin is crushing 2019 so far by releasing track after track. Another Day is the newest track from Dabin. The track features Inukshuk and vocals from Nevve. In the track, you can hear all the classic Dabin melodic tunes with a twist. You have seen

Slushii Is Headed To Washington State University

Yup, you heard that right. Slushii is going to Washington State University in Pullman Washington. After months of preparing and promoting the event, WSU students won the Up & Up competition for the third time! After the 48-hour competition, WSU was one of the six

Must-See Shows In Seattle For March

How is it almost March already? March is a special month in the dance music scene in Seattle for many reasons. We have our annual Lucky Festival, but on top of that, we have many of our favorite artists rolling through town. We have seen

Jason Ross Creates ‘Rooms’ Concept With New EP

Jason Ross is adding some flare to the dance music scene with his new concept EP Rooms that came out on January 25. On Instagram, Jason explained that the Rooms concept. “The Rooms concept represents my evolution as a person and artist. Each room (song)

Spotify Makes New Changes For 2019

Ever hear a song pop up on your Spotify from an artist that you strongly dislike? Well, Spotify listened, and is now offering a way to fix that. Spotify will now let you mute artists that you’d rather not hear. Hitting the “don’t play this

New Music Alert: Trampa ‘Knockout’ EP

What’s better than the weekend? Some new dubstep from Trampa. The U.K. producer/ DJ is releasing his new Knockout EP on Black Label. Trampa is no newcomer when it comes to releasing smash hits, having released many top tracks through Never Say Die Record’s Black

New Music Alert: Phantom by Fransis Derelle and Sharps

Some of us have been waiting for this collaboration for a very long time. Two of our PNW favorites, Sharps and Fransis Derelle just released Phantom. A collaboration that is much needed between two talented bass artists. The two close friends have been playing B2B

Saying Goodbye To Beta Nightclub In Denver

2018 was filled with shocking events when it came to closing venues. In the PNW we had Foundation Nightclub shut down and also the announcement of the Showbox closing as well. As for the folks in Denver, they are having a special venue closing down

Ookay Steals the Night in Portland and Seattle

The thief of the night the past weekend was without a doubt Ookay and his squad, Bonnie X Clyde and DNMO. The Bad Habits tour stopped in Boise, Portland and Seattle for all the PNW fans. The show kicked off with locals, followed by DNMO

Hot New Track Alert: Shrine (Cozway Remix)

RL Grime has released volume 2 of his Nova remixes and the Pacific Northwest artist, Cozway, is on the list among big names in the game. Artists such as Valentino Khan, Devault, Quix, and more are on the volume 2 remix. Shrine is the track

The Up and Up Festival Spring 2019 Artist Is Here

The moment that all college students are waiting for: the Up and Up Festival spring 2019 artist reveal. For the spring of 2019, the headliner artist for Up and Up Festival is Slushii. Teenage sensation Slushii has come out with major hits this past year

Never Say Die Vol. 6 Brings Bass To New Dimension

On December 14, Never Say Die’s Volume 6 compilation is coming out. The compilation features some of your favorites such as Zomboy, Spag Heddy, Space Laces, Mastadon, Eptic, MUST DIE! And more. Get ready for hours and hours of heavy bass and something new for

Zeds Dead Brings The Wonky Bass To Seattle

Many Zs flying high in the air on Friday night when the duo Zeds Dead returned to town. The bass heads enjoyed a night full of bass, bass and more bass from the Deadbeats crew. Chuurch, Krane, Kai Wachi started the night off with some

Seattle Artist Kellan. Set To Release Hip Hop EDM Album

Here at Dance Music Northwest, we love to find new local artists and spotlight their unique sound. Seattle rapper/singer/producer Kellan. (Yes, his artist name has a period after it) was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. With inspiration from many sounds in the PNW,

Space Jesus Is Bringing The Bass To Seattle

Space Jesus is bringing the bass to Earth with his new Temple of Noom tour. The tour will start on January 10th and end on April 20th. The PNW will not be lacking in any bass music, with not only one, but a couple of shows

Ultra Miami 2019 Has A New Home

Ultra Miami is no longer an orphan. A home has been found for the Miami dance music festival. Virginia Key, only 10 minutes away from the original venue, Bayfront Park. After weeks of search, Ultra landed the spot of Miami Marine Stadium and Historic Virginal

Alan Walker Set to Return to Seattle For New Tour

Calling all walkers, get your masks on and alarms set. Alan Walker is coming back to the Pacific Northwest on February 2nd at the Showbox Sodo. The Faded DJ is bringing his Different World Tour to multiple locations in the area. Vancouver, Seattle, and Portland. Tickets

Spring Awakening Returns With New Date and Location

After 3 years of Spring Awakening Music Festival calling Addams/Medill Park home, SAMF has a new home at Douglas Park for next year. Addams/Medill park will be going under construction during the time of the festival for the following year which is the reason for

Far East Movement Makes Headlines With Multi-Million Dollar Deal

The three-man group, Far East Movement, is making headlines by signing a multimillion-dollar deal with NetEase Cloud Music. NetEase Cloud Music, a streaming service in China, is providing the group with non-exclusive promotional and licensing support when they release a series of collaborations in China.

RL Grime Is Back With Halloween Mix

Whether it is a Halloween festival, show, new music or in this case a mixtape from RL Grime, he never seems to disappoint. The trap artist returns with his annual Halloween mixtape featuring new music and spooky surprises. The hope is that its release could

The Chainsmokers Teams Up With Daily News Project

The iconic duo, The Chainsmokers, teamed up with Daily News Project to release a collection for all streetwear lovers. Daily News Project is a Toronto streetwear brand. Keeping the designs simple and classic, they’re fitting for all genders. The Chainsmokers are one of the first big

Ultra Miami 2019 Tickets on Sale Now

Some call it the Super Bowl on dance music, or some might know it as Ultra Miami. With 21 years of its existence, Ultra Miami is back for Ultra 21. Tier 1 and 2 tickets have already sold out. Festival tickets can be purchased here