REVENGE IS SERVED IN CLAUDE VONSTROKE’S KILLER “THE RAIN BREAK”

REVENGE IS SERVED IN CLAUDE VONSTROKE’S KILLER “THE RAIN BREAK” Claude VonStroke releases his first EP of 2016, The Rain Break, but ahead of the occasion, he’s sharing the music video for its title track. VonStroke’s previous EP, Barrump (and his Dirtybird label in general), has come to be associated with light-hearted, off-kilter entertainment—you won’t…

LIOHN remixes ‘Be Together’ by Major Lazer

LIOHN remixes ‘Be Together’ by Major Lazer Swedish newcomer LIOHN has been making quite a name for himself over the past 3 months, with top notch reworks for unmistakable talents including Galantis, Jack U x Ember Island and even a monstrous collaboration with Sebastian Ingrosso on “FLAGS!” Truly upping the ante once more, LIOHN is back again, but this time with a riveting…

Bearson – Want You ft. Cal

Bearson – Want You ft. Cal Norwegian producer and co-founder of LA-based label Next Wave Records, BEARSON returns today with his latest single “Want You (ft. Cal)”, hitting us with a lush and blissful tune, and his first major release on Ultra/Epic Records/Sony. His last track, “Imposter ft. Mark Johns” premiered via Vogue, and accredited…

‘Dancing With The Stars’ Turns Up With Dillon Francis, Skrillex & Kygo

‘Dancing With The Stars’ Turns Up With Dillon Francis, Skrillex & Kygo Dancing With The Stars has always had a great relationship with dance music. In the past, we’ve seen routines set to Martin Garrix’s “Animals”, DJ Snake’s “Turn Down For What”, Big Gigantic & GRiZ’ “Good Times Roll” and more. During this week’s Latin…

IS MUSIC STREAMING KILLING OFF THE CREATIVE MUSICIAN?

IS MUSIC STREAMING KILLING OFF THE CREATIVE MUSICIAN? Music streaming may be making it more difficult for creative and groundbreaking musicians to become relevant. According to an article by Newsweek, music streaming has created a boatload of Adeles but very few Bowies. Though the British songstress has shattered records with her soulful balladry, according to…

Bonobo, Tale Of Us & more to headline ‘XY’ summer party series in Miami

Bonobo, Tale Of Us & more to headline ‘XY’ summer party series in Miami Following a stellar debut alongside techno futurist Matrixxman and Mind Against during Miami Music Week, nightlife promoters PLOT and Poplife have announced a summer follow-up to their ‘XY’ party series in Miami. Unlike the opulent mundanity of South Beach megaclubs, XY successfully resurrects the…

Insomniac reveals official trailer for EDC New York 2016

Insomniac reveals official trailer for EDC New York 2016 It wouldn’t be an Insomniac event without an official trailer to stir up anticipation and ready fans for what’s to come. As the New York edition of Electric Daisy Carnival swiftly approaches, Insomniac has released a trailer for the event that doubles as a rather farfetched, albeit interesting,…

Avicii tickets has seen over a 150% increase since retirement announcement

Avicii tickets has seen over a 150% increase since retirement announcement It didn’t take long for fans to react to Avicii‘s unexpected announcement that he would cease to tour following 2016. Along with receiving support from his fellow producers, the Swedish superstar has seen his fans scurrying to claim tickets to one of his last performances….

Toronto’s Electric Island reveals 2016 season lineup

Toronto’s Electric Island reveals 2016 season lineup Electric Island is the Toronto summer series that celebrates the underground sound by bringing house and techno talent to Canada. For 2016, the multi-date event has announced an impressive lineup with performances from artists such as Get Real, Justin Martin, Nicole Moudaber, Paul Kalkbrenner (Live), and Tale of Us….

Shambhala releases lineup for 2016

Shambhala releases lineup for 2016 Shambhala has finally released the first wave of headliner information for the 2016 event. The niche festival has been teasing the release for weeks and the resulting announcement does not disappoint. Distractions aside, here is our final & complete#Shambhala2016 headliner line-up! Thx to @onbeyond for the design! pic.twitter.com/fJVABt0YqO — ShambhalaMusicFest (@shambhala_mf)…

INSOMNIAC MAKES “STATE OF THE UNION” ADDRESS

INSOMNIAC MAKES “STATE OF THE UNION” ADDRESS Pasquale Rotella, founder of Insomniac Events, penned an open letter just moments ago addressing the future of Insomniac. No, the brand isn’t going anywhere, but it’s making some big changes. The one we’re most happy about is longer sets. We’ve commented on how longer sets might benefits the community…

MOBY CONDEMNS DONALD TRUMP OVER RECENT ABORTION-RELATED STATEMENT

MOBY CONDEMNS DONALD TRUMP OVER RECENT ABORTION-RELATED STATEMENT Today, Donald Drumpf added another controversial and ill-thought out statement to his consistently growing roster of “stances.” In an MSNBC interview hosted by Chris Matthews, Drumpf suggested that women who receive an abortion should experience “some form of punishment,” the specifics of which – surprise, surprise – were…