DJ Paul Holden has died

Renowned Sydney DJ Paul Holden has died One of Australia’s preeminent dance music pioneers, DJ Paul Holden, has passed away after a serious fall at home. Holden was one of the leaders of Sydney’s burgeoning dance scene in the late 1980s and early 1990s, and has been a key figure in the scene’s development over the…

DATSIK DOMINATING SOUNDCLOUD COUNTRY MUSIC CHARTS

DATSIK DOMINATING SOUNDCLOUD COUNTRY MUSIC CHARTS Yes…you read that correctly. DATSIK the Canadian dubstep legend currently has tracks at #5 and #8 on theSoundCloud country music charts, he also peaked at #1 so for him to be sitting at #5 and #8 right now respectively is probably a bitter pill to swallow for the dubstep veteran. As…

NERVO – Bulletproof feat. Harrison Miya

NERVO – Bulletproof Australian sister duo NERVO has unveiled a music video for their vocal ballad “BULLETPROOF”featuring singer HARRISON MIYA. Directed by Miya himself, the video chronicles the NERVO sisters playing the part of cupid reuniting a young couple in love. “Bulletproof” is the latest single from NERVOs number one album (US/Mexico) Collateral and follows…

Hardwell & KURA – Calavera

Hardwell & KURA – Calavera With ‘Blackout‘, ‘Hollywood‘ and ‘Run Wild‘ all firmly under his belt and gathering acclaim, Hardwell‘s 2016 has been massive to say the least, and it is still only March. Now, he teams up with the brilliant KURAfor ‘Calavera‘ a big room anthem with a Southern European and Latin style twist….

Fedde Le Grand & Cobra Effect – I Can Feel

Fedde Le Grand & Cobra Effect – I Can Feel Fedde Le Grand releases his video for party-starting track “I Can Feel” off his debut studio album Something Real. The track is co-produced by Los Angeles-based newcomers Cobra Effect. Hot on the heels of his debut record Something Real, Fedde Le Grand presents a brand new video…

W&W – How Many

W&W – How Many Dutch duo Willem van Hanegem & Ward van der Harst – better known as the more succinct W&W – are back with one of their biggest tracks to date on their own Mainstage Music imprint. The sweet pitched-up vocals of ‘How Many‘ give a knowing nod to classic happy hardcore and…

Deadmau5, Oliver Heldens and more respond to Avicii’s retirement

Deadmau5, Oliver Heldens and more respond to Avicii’s retirement Avicii caught the entire dance world off guard early Tuesday morning, March 29, when he announced his retirement from touring. The legendary Swedish producer took to Facebook to break the news, letting fans know that 2016 would be the final opportunity to catch him performing live….

DJ PUMPKIN, THE BIG-HEARTED PARTY STARTER OF THE WEST COAST FESTIVAL SCENE

DJ PUMPKIN, THE BIG-HEARTED PARTY STARTER OF THE WEST COAST FESTIVAL SCENE The beloved DJ passed away in a car accident on March 26. The world is a crazy fucking place—sometimes transcendent, often terrifying. Dance music is regularly described as providing an escape from the realities of daily life, with all its frustrations and uncertainties. On the…

TEN WALLS ANNOUNCES HIS RETURN TOUR AND PREVIEWS NEW MUSIC

TEN WALLS ANNOUNCES HIS RETURN TOUR AND PREVIEWS NEW MUSIC Ten Walls was, in many ways, banished from the music industry after posting a hateful homophobic rant on Facebook. All tour dates were cancelled and a bombardment of disapproval poured out from the dance music community. Now, nearly one year late, he’s announced his return…

Avicii has already sold his documentary, ‘Stories,’ to BBC

Avicii has already sold his documentary, ‘Stories,’ to BBC Not even a day after making his rounds by publicly thanking all who have contributed most to the Avicii project and calling it quits, Tim Bergling has sold his coveted documentary, Stories, to BBC Worldwide. Arguably one of the most important musical artists of our generation,…

TIDAL HAS HIT 3M SUBSCRIBERS, ADDING 2.5M SINCE JAY Z BUYOUT

TIDAL HAS HIT 3M SUBSCRIBERS, ADDING 2.5M SINCE JAY Z BUYOUT Much-discussed streaming service TIDAL has put out some numbers regarding its last 12 months – and although it’s by no means in the digital music big leagues, its performance might just surprise some critics. The headline figure: according to the company, TIDAL has now…

NETSKY ANNOUNCES THIRD ALBUM

NETSKY ANNOUNCES THIRD ALBUM Netsky joins Ultra Records for his latest drum’n’bass album, featuring collaborations with Chromeo, Emeli Sandé, & Jauz. Out May 20 From his beginnings on Hospital Records, Netsky has become a drum’n’bass titan. After two successful albums on the label, he dipped for Ultra Records in 2014, intending to propel to festival…

Some Las Vegas Club Owners Think EDM Is Out

Some Las Vegas Club Owners Think EDM Is Out The word around town in Las Vegas is that EDM is out. A new club is preparing to be ushered into Sin City and it seems to be taking a slightly different approach. That new establishment isIntrigue and it is located at Wynn Las Vegas. Sean Christie, chief operating…