WATCH ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL LIVESTREAM: DAY 1

WATCH ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL LIVESTREAM: DAY 1 This year’s Ultra Music Festival is shaping up to be one of the best. I know we say that basically every year, but this year there’s a lot of basis for the statement. The return of Pendulum, a headlining set from Martin Garrix, live sets from The Prodigy,…

SONY & SOUNDCLOUD FINALLY REACH A DEAL

SONY & SOUNDCLOUD FINALLY REACH A DEAL Sony Music Entertainment has not only licensed SoundCloud, but taken equity in the streaming business as part of the deal. The world’s second largest record company, Sony will not only receive stock inSoundCloud, but has also been invited to participate in the Berlin-based platform’s next funding round. Having…

Kygo’s ‘Cloud Nine’ assumes a May 13 release date

Kygo’s  ‘Cloud Nine’ assumes a May 13 release date Kygo fans felt a tinge of dismay when they found out his debut album Cloud Nine would in fact not be released on the initially announced date of February 12. The Norwegian wunderkind attributed the delay to not his not wanting to be rushed on completing the…

Marshmello – CoLoUR

Marshmello – CoLoUR At this point, it really does not matter who marshmello is. If there is one thing we can all agree on, it is that this artist has wonderful talent when it comes to producing upbeat, fun music. His newest song “CoLoUR” is yet another example of how well this mysterious musician knows how to…

Insomniac to host a series of warehouse parties in Los Angeles

Insomniac to host a series of warehouse parties in Los Angeles Before founding Insomniac Events and organizing the likes of Electric Daisy Carnival and further events, Pasquale Rotella was just another starry-eyed raver in Los Angeles’ underground warehouse party scene. The entrepreneurial promoter’s “raves-to-riches” story has seen him catapult to the top of the dance…

REZZ PREPS FOR A BIG MIAMI MUSIC WEEK

REZZ PREPS FOR A BIG MIAMI MUSIC WEEK For the last several months we have closely followed up-and-comer, Rezz.  This week she has two significant shows during the prestigious Miami Music Week – HARD and the Mau5hax Bus Tour‘s final stop in Miami, Florida.  Some of the biggest names on the Mau5trap label have been on…

DREAMSCAPE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES MASSIVE LINEUP

DREAMSCAPE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES MASSIVE LINEUP For the last few years Badass Raves has been bringing you biannual festivals at the venue Camp Ramblewood in Maryland. During the fall, halloween weekend holds Nightmare Festival, and during the spring, the first weekend in May holds Dreamscape Festival. Both events are revered on the east coast as down to…

Go behind the scenes of Disclosure’s live setup

Go behind the scenes of Disclosure’s live setup The brothers behind Disclosure, Guy and Howard Lawrence, have given Red Bull Music Academy an in-depth look into how they put on their live show. After watching the extensive video, clocking in at nearly 16-minutes, you’ll realize the heavy emphasis the duo put on “live.” The video is…