HOW NEW YORK’S PRELUDE RECORDS QUIETLY MADE DISCO HISTORY

HOW NEW YORK’S PRELUDE RECORDS QUIETLY MADE DISCO HISTORY For ten whirlwind years, magic was made at 200 W 57th Street.A Prelude ad in Billboard Magazine. Of all the definitive moments in electronic music history, none has been more avidly documented than New York from 1975 to 1985. That decade, spanning the disco boom and…

Juanito – Why Not

Juanito – Why Not French DJ and producer Juanito has been causing huge waves in the underground House and Techno scenes, thanks to his arsenal of top quality production weapons that have been destroying dance-floors all around the world. Since exploding onto the scene in 2011 after being discovered by Roger Sanchez, the multi-talented artist has released tracks…

SPOTIFY JUST RAISED $1 BILLION IN IT’S QUEST FOR STREAMING DOMINANCE

SPOTIFY JUST RAISED $1 BILLION IN IT’S QUEST FOR STREAMING DOMINANCE The streaming war continues to heat up as Spotify recently reported raising funds of $1 Billion in it’s quest for music streaming superiority, according to The Wallstreet Journal. TPG, Dragoneer, and clients of Goldman Sachs are the new investors and as the money in convertible…

AVICII ANNOUNCES HIS RETIREMENT FROM SHOWS & TOURING

AVICII ANNOUNCES HIS RETIREMENT FROM SHOWS & TOURING It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that Avicii has announced his retirement from touring and live shows. The Swedish producer has had a history of illness that has caused him to cancel various shows and tours in the past, and it seems…

DIPLO MIX FOR XS NIGHTCLUB’S 7TH ANNIVERSARY

DIPLO  MIX FOR XS NIGHTCLUB’S 7TH ANNIVERSARY Diplo performed at the mega-nightclub XS for its 7th anniversary this weekend, and in doing so, threw down one of the finest mixes he’s ever done – recorded or not. Carrying over 90 tracks of all genres from Ludacris’s “Move Bitch” to Fedde Le Grand’s “Rhythm Of The Night,” Diplo ran…

Ummet Ozcan – Spacecats

Ummet Ozcan – Spacecats The force is strong with this amazing house cut by Ummet Ozcan. The electro mastermind takes freaky electronics, vocal snippets and effects, blending them in an ultimate and extremely bouncy groove. The sweet melodic breakdown of ‘Spacecats‘ will rock festivals everywhere, making this one of those musthave tracks for the new…

TIËSTO & BOBBY PUMA – MAKING ME DIZZY

TIËSTO & BOBBY PUMA – MAKING ME DIZZY A New collaboration has been released this week that many fans may recall hearing during the Saturday of Ultra Music Festival. If you were tuned in to Tiësto‘s set on March 19th, you might have heard the EDM heavyweight playing many of his latest collaborations with a variety…

Carl Cox and Martin Garrix to headline Ultra Brasil

Carl Cox and Martin Garrix to headline Ultra Brasil The American dance music world is still recovering from the revelry of Ultra Miami, but Ultra Worldwide has wasted no time in soldiering forward with the announcement of their next event, Ultra Brasil. The newest edition of Ultra Brasil will take place October 14-15 in Rio De…

Blasterjaxx & Breathe Carolina – Soldier

Blasterjaxx & Breathe Carolina – Soldier Blasterjaxx and Breathe Carolina’s new track ‘Soldier‘ starts with a climax which leads to a short guitar riff before the subtle vocal breaks down. The mesmerizing vocals give the track a magical touch and enchant the crowd into the first drop. The second breakdown builds up fast and strong,…

Zedd and Aloe Blacc perform ‘Candyman’ on Good Morning America

Zedd and Aloe Blacc perform ‘Candyman’ on Good Morning America Zedd and Aloe Blacc‘s modern day rendition of Sammy Davis Jr.’s iconic song “Candyman” for M&M’s 75th anniversary has attracted its fair share of attention since being released last month. The former’s experimentation in the future bass space had many fans questioning his divergence into…

“TRANCE FAMILY” GETS TO SPEND EASTER WEEKEND WITH ARMIN VAN BUUREN

“TRANCE FAMILY” GETS TO SPEND EASTER WEEKEND WITH ARMIN VAN BUUREN About a month ago, a family dubbed “Trance family” suddenly became an overnight viral sensation with videos of the entire family (mainly the children) dancing to trance music while the father drives them around. Since then, “Trance family” has amassed over 160,000 likes on…

IMS Engage 2016 Announces First Speaker Pairings: James Barton, Lee Anderson

IMS Engage 2016 Announces First Speaker Pairings: James Barton, Lee Anderson IMS Engage 2016 panels taking place in Los Angeles on April 21, 2016. IMS Engage — the North American off-shoot of famed industry conference International Music Summit — returns to Los Angeles on April 21. The annual gathering has become a melting pot of…

Big Grams team up with Adult Swim for new animated short

Big Grams team up with Adult Swim for new animated short Last year Phantogram and Outkast’s Big Boi linked up to form a collaborative project, aptly named Big Grams. The trio put out a self-titled EP on Epic Records, bringing in guest appearances ffrom Skrillex and Run The Jewels on the seven-track collection. The group has locked down…

Do Lab announces 2016 Coachella lineup and stage experience details

Do Lab announces 2016 Coachella lineup and stage experience details Ranked each year as the “best dance floor” at Coachella, the Do Lab is set to make its highly-anticipated return to the dusty fields of Empire Polo Club in just a few weeks’ time. This year’s “Big Fish” theme will provide attendees with an unparalleled…