CRAIG DAVID LOCKS 10-WEEK SUMMER RESIDENCY AT IBIZA ROCKS HOTEL

Craig David has revealed a 10-week TS5 residency at Ibiza Rocks Hotel this summer, which runs on Thursdays from 20th July to 21st September. David took his TS5 pool party to Ibiza Rocks Hotel for a sell-out eight-week stint last year, as well as to Glastonbury Festival’s Dance Village at the start of the summer….

THE CHAINSMOKERS ANNOUNCE ARENA TOUR & CONFIRM ALBUM FOR 2017

Hot off starting rumors yesterday that The Chainsmokers would be releasing an album in 2017, they’ve officially confirmed it and more via Twitter. This morning, The Chainsmokers announced a major nationwide tour hitting arenas across the US. Additionally, they revealed that a debut album would be coming this year along with brand new production on…

Axwell Dishes On The Origin Of His Name & More In VH1 Interview

Sven Axel Christofer Hedfors, better known for this stage name as Axwell, has been an iconic presence in the dance music world for over two decades. After producing unforgettable tracks with world-renowned Swedish House Mafia and now one half of the duo of Axwell /\ Ingrosso, Axwell has definitely engraved his name into EDM history. Featured in the latest…

Louis The Child Announces US Tour Dates

Louis The Child – ‘Love Is Alive‘ – After a widely successful 2016, Louis the Child storms into 2017 with style by releasing their newest track ‘Love Is Alive‘ and announcing a two month long US tour. Catch Louis The Child’s latest track ‘Love Is Alive‘ along with the rest of their pop-crossover productions on their spring…

IS SONNY MOORE TAKING A BREAK FROM SKRILLEX?

Since From First To Last unveiled their new single “Make War,” with Sonny Moore back on vocals, the internet has been buzzing with hopes and theories about what the future may hold. Numerous details have people thinking that Sonny Moore is permanently reuniting with From First To Last, which is awesome, but the implications of…

Zedd is reaching out to numerous artists to organize an ACLU benefit show

On January 27, President Trump issued an executive order declaring a 90-day ban on people entering the country coming from Syria, Iraq, Iran, Somalia, Sudan, and Yemen. The order additionally requires the Department of Homeland Security to conduct a 30-day review to determine countries provide “adequate information” for its citizens to receive visas to enter…

Insane Clown Posse announce march in Washington D.C. against FBI

In an organized effort to distance their name from the FBI’s classification of Juggalos as a “gang,” Insane Clown Posse have announced they will be protesting in Washington against the intelligence agency this coming fall. The Juggalo march will take place on September 16 on the National Mall in hopes of ridding the group of…

Pete Tong “BBC Radio 1” with Secondcity on the After Hours Mix

Listen in as Pete Tong hosts a BBC Radio 1 Dance Music mix with tracks from Joe Goddard, Booka Shade, The Martinez Brothers and more. Also, a special After Hours Mix with Secondcity. Pete Tong [2017-01-27] Secondcity After Hours Mix Tracklist: Detlef – Swag On (feat. Ossey James) [Repopulate Mars] Franky Rizardo – Same Man [Defected] CYA – Mistakes…

Carl Cox, Sven Vath and more Raving in Berlin In the 90s

Berlin in the ’90s is a time of raves made for techno. During those pivitol and hedonistic years, photographer Tilman Brembs captured “almost every rave party from 1990 to 1997” while working for Frontpage magazine, according to his website. Brembs’ incredible and candid photos show some of techno’s most famous faces partying hard, ’90s style. Enjoy.  

W&W “Whatcha Need”

Having been at the top of the DJ game for several years, W&W are living the life many would give an eye for. Now, the Dutch duo have offered their fans a sneak peek of the DJ life through the launch of a brand-new music video. The video is tied to the release of new…

Dutch DJ-Producer Bakermat Reveals New Single “Baby”

Dutch DJ/producer Bakermat has revealed his new single, ‘Baby’, out now via Dirty Soul/B1 Recordings/Ultra Music. Bursting with energy, ‘Baby’ flaunts hard-hitting drum patterns and a driving bassline, surrounded by a soaring female vocal. Warm piano chords and the Dutch producer’s signature saxophone hook later come into the fore, adding a melodic element to the track….

KREAM Release Remix Package For ‘Taped Up Heart’

KREAM – ‘Taped Up Heart‘ Remix Package – Following the success of their widely successful and powerful music video and release of ‘Taped Up Heart‘ via Big Beat Records, the Norwegian brothers KREAM are back again with an all new remix package for the single, that features three new takes on the globally renowned ‘Taped…

Flosstradamus Announces HDYFEST 420 at Red Rocks

After a sold out event last year Flosstradamus’ annual HDYFEST will return to Red Rocks Amphitheater on 4/20 to celebrate yet another epic holiday. Joining HDYFEST with Flosstradamus this year will be What So Not, Gryffin, and Branchez. Purchase Tickets Here HDYFEST has become the ultimate destination for the HDYNATION – a devout group of…

Borgeous & Morten ‘Coffee Can Money’

Borgeous – ‘Coffee Can Money‘ – Borgeous has partnered up with globally rising DJ and producer Morten to deliver one of their biggest smashes yet, titled ‘Coffee Can Money,’ featuring LA-based singer and songwriter RUNAGROUND. Out on Borgeous’ Geousus Records label,’Coffee Can Money’ offers a phenomenal, catchy and subliminal sound with RUNAGROUND‘s vocals, polished melodies and…

MOGUAI Presents His Remix For ‘Momentuum’ Via Tiësto’s Imprint, AFTR:HRS

MOGUAI – ‘Momentuum‘ – MOGUAI has presented his second track of the year in the form of remix for One Day Hero‘s track, ‘Momentuum.’ Out via Tiësto‘s AFTR:HRS imprint, the rework is featured on Tiësto‘s compilation aptly titled, AFTR:HRS — Mixed By Tiësto. Laced with heavy synths, a stomp bassline with smooth male vocals, MOGUAI‘s progressive house…

Calvin Harris Has 10 Tracks For 2017

Calvin Harris, born Adam Richard Wiles, is a Scottish DJ and producer that has been active since as early as 2002. Harris holds the record for the most top 10 songs from one album on the UK Single Chart with a record-breaking 9 entries – which surpassed Michael Jackson’s record. He has received numerous awards…

Techno legend Dave Clarke will not perform in the US during Trump presidency

The recent inauguration of President Trump has rocked the whole world, including techno maverick Dave Clarke, who has stated that he won’t be traveling to the US to perform so long as he remains President. In his statement posted on Facebook, he disclaims that politics aren’t the sole reason as he’s had some “bad experiences”…

The dance music world reacts to Trump’s immigration ban

January 28, the nation is incited by Donald Trump’s controversial immigration ban. The radical executive order, which bans over 130 million people from the US and blocks all refugees from entering the country, has sparked protests across the world. As a vast percentage of the country voices outrage over President Trump’s edict, DJs and producers…

Nora En Pure “Conquer Yosemite EP”

Looking back at 2016 as her most prolific year to date, dance music’s leading lady Nora En Pure strides into the New Year with a fresh and diverse 4-track EP, ‘Conquer Yosemite’ – out now via Enormous Tunes. Download: “Conquer Yosemite” EP Opening the EP with her meticulous creation, ‘Diving With Whales’, which has been…

HARDWELL TO PLAY HEADLINE DATE IN MANCHESTER WITH KILL THE BUZZ IN APRIL

Hardwell will headline a 5000-capacity show on Easter Sunday (16th April 2017) at the Victoria Warehouse, Manchester. Part of the past Top 100 DJs winner’s Go Hardwell or Go Home tour, Hardwell is also be bringing along one to watch DJ/producer, Kill The Buzz, who is signed to Hardwell’s Revealed label. Despite dropping out of…

Carl Cox Announces Return to Ibiza in Summer 2017

Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images Carl Cox performs at Monte Carlo on May 28, 2016 in Monaco. DJ and producer Carl Cox returns to Ibiza this summer for GAME OVER presents: Pure Carl Cox, a series at Privilege night club. Cox ended his 15-year residency at Space Ibiza after the venue shut down last year. But…

EDC JAPAN 2017

Insomniac has just released Phase 1 of its inaugural Electric Daisy Carnival festival in Tokyo Bay, Japan. Set to take place on Makuhari Beach and the Zozo Marine Stadium, the premiere event will bring fans four of the series’ iconic stages to host some of the most notable acts in dance music. The Phase 1 reveal…

TCHAMI “Prophecy” Tour

TCHAMI – 2016 Recap – Since the world success of his debut ‘Afterlife,’ the journey for TCHAMI has been a wild one! From widely successful 2016 releases like his global phenomenon ‘Prophecy‘ with Malaa, ‘SIAW,’ performances at ULTRA and so much more, it is safe to say that TCHAMI has become quite the EDM giant. Now he has…

Mind Vortex Release ‘Shall We Begin’

Mind Vortex – ‘Shall We Begin‘ – After a long year of waiting, fans have finally received the first track from Mind Vortex titled ‘Shall We Begin.’ Their first track for 2017, ‘Shall We Begin‘ was played across a large variety of clubs and now marks the start of their upcoming EP. Out on Ram Records,…

Holy Ship 8.0 in 360 Degrees

For those who weren’t able to make it to Holy Ship this year or for the people who want to relive all the madness, the guys at EDM Daycare have uploaded a 360 degree video of the epic boat and island party. Could it look any more idealistic? Swimming around the blue waters in the…

DEADMAU5 UPLOADS STRING OF VIDEOS SHOWING GRAPHICS FOR CUBE STAGE

Late Thursday evening, Deadmau5 took to his official Youtube page to upload several videos showing mysterious portions of his reimagined Cube 2.0 design, set to tour with him beginning this March. The clips show graphic renderings of the type of images that will cover the face of the new Cube, complete with music syncing and…

Eric Prydz Teases EPIC 5.0 Setup

Eric Prydz In Concert is one of the technical wonders of the dance music world. EPIC shows incorporate cutting edge holograms and other visuals that are unparalleled. Needless to say, anticipation is sky high for EPIC 5.0, which is not coming until late May. Eric hyped everybody up when Wednesday evening he previewed the concept…

THE ASTON SHUFFLE – ONLY 100S MIX Jan 2017

The Aston Shuffle (Mikah Freeman and Vance Musgrove) are back for the month of January with a long list of 16 of the best dance songs throughout the month you may or may not have missed – from the likes of Australian legends, Pnau, to The XX, DJ Snake, Shiba San, Jax Jones, and more….

BBC Radio 1 Dance Music with Paco Osuna on the After Hours Mix

Listen in as Pete Tong shares BBC Radio 1‘s Dance Music Mix with a world exclusive from Kydus. Also, a special After Hours Mix from Paco Osuna along with new music from Nathan Borato, deadMau5, Infinity Ink, Yotto Mele, Black Maddona, Denny, Guy Berger and much more. Pete Tong [2017-01-17] Paco Osuna After Hours Mix Tracklist : ARLE –…

Martin Garrix and Dua Lipa Drop New ‘Scared to Be Lonely’ Video

We knew this moment was coming. Martin Garrix teased his new track with Dua Lipa during a set in Myanmar, and today, it’s finally here. “Scared to be Lonely” opens with ghostly, electronic strings before Lipa’s strong voice grabs your ear. Sparse percussion lightly leads the tune toward the simple but majestic hook. Garrix is…

JAMIROQUAI ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM ‘AUTOMATON’

Jamiroquai have shared shared the first track from their forthcoming album ‘Automaton’. Following a teaser video dropped last week that showed off frontman Jay Kay’s fancy new headgear, the UK band have annouced their first LP since 2010’s ‘Rock Dust Star Light’. “The inspiration for Automaton is in recognition of the rise of artificial intelligence…

Nina Kraviz announces new psychedelic sister-label to трип

Russian DJ and producer, Nina Kraviz has always been an advocate for pushing psychedelic, experimental artists into today’s dance music spotlight. Since establishing her innovative label трип (pronounced ‘Trip’) in 2014, Kraviz has remained a pioneer for top production and mind-bending music. Recently, Kraviz announced the exciting news that she will be launching a sister label…

Djemba Djemba unloads his true thoughts of the music industry

“Can’t wait for the youth revolt. Kids always have the ideas, but they often get appropriated by ‘entrepreneurs’ looking for a buck,” opens Djemba Djemba on what unfolds to be an elongated cautionary note to young musicians on his Twitter about the inner workings of the industry. The producer’s main contention with the music industry is that…

World’s Biggest Guestlist Festival announces 2017 dates

Shailendra Singh, co-creator of India’s Sunburn festival, has announced the World’s Biggest Guestlist Festival, to be held in India from December 1-3, 2017. The festival will continue in the tradition of Hardwell’s similarly titled and history making free performance in December 2015 which benefits education charities. Along with the date announcement, Singh has released the festival’s logo–an important symbol of what…

SOLANO’s Top 2016 Picks ahead of Life in Color Miami

In a very short time, SOLANO he has become one of the most highly-requested up and coming artists in the Miami scene. His unique brand of electronic music has allowed him to work with some of the most prominent labels, like Spinnin Records, Black Hole Recordings, Juicy Music and Nervous Records. Now, with the new…

Hakkasan Group’s 2017 Las Vegas Roster

Hakkasan Group has announced its Las Vegas artist roster for 2017, highlighted with Calvin Harris and Tiesto’s return and the addition of Kaskade and Zedd, among others, signed on to exclusively play the hospitality company’s Sin City venues. Porter Robinson, Travis Scott and Zedd are also on the list of new residents, with Steve Aoki,…

MAJOR LAZER’S COLLABORATION WITH NICKI MINAJ IS FINALLY HERE

Diplo, Nicki Minaj, and PARTYNEXTDOOR have been teasing this collaboration for a while, and today, January 26th, it’s finally here. The track is titled “Run Up,” and it’s the second single of their forthcoming album Music Is The Weapon, though the future of the anticipated LP isn’t so certain. In a recent interview with Zane Lowe on Beats…

Justin Martin shares his recap of Your Paradise in Fiji

Your Paradise offers guests “the world’s most remote festival experience,” taking place on a private island in Fiji for six days over winter and catering to a crowd intimate enough to feel like a private show. DJs who’ve had the privilege of performing the event have just as much fun as their fans, taking part…

TRAINSPOTTING 2: IS IT WORTH IT?

Coming out of the Cineworld IMAX on London’s Leicester Square after the first UK showing of T2: Trainspotting, the critical mutterings are about ‘a nostalgia-fest’. But nostalgia isn’t always a dirty word. Whenever a group of old friends get together, there is always some reminiscing. It’s as natural as night follows day. It’d be impossible…

Felix Jaehn Reveals Beats 1 “One Mix” For Apple Music

Felix Jaehn – One Mix – Felix Jaehn has unveiled his latest release titled One Mix for Apple Music’s Beats 1. The ‘Cheerleader‘ hitmaker joins the likes of Martin Garrix, David Guetta, Sam Feldt and Black Coffee in an exclusive mix available to listen to On Demand. Felix’s One Mix follows his latest single with British…

Sander Van Doorn Revisits House Classic ‘Need To Feel Loved’

Sander van Doorn – ‘Need to Feel Loved‘ – Sander van Doorn and LVNDSCAPE are spreading the love with captivating track, ‘Need To Feel Loved‘ with its’ gentle vocals, mellow beat and tender chords. Sander Van Doorn begins 2017 with a bang by teaming up with LVNDSCAPE to create a gorgeous update on Reflekt’s 2004 house classic ‘Need…

Oliver Heldens Starts 2017 , ‘I Don’t Wanna Go Home’

Oliver Heldens – ‘I Don’t Wanna Go Home‘ – After a lively and energetic, exciting party of a year, Oliver Heldens captures the new year perfectly with his first 2017 release titled ‘I don’t Wanna Go Home.’ Centered around a strong electro house bassline, energy-building piano chords, pitched-down male vocals and suffering beats, ‘I Don’t…

Ultra Brazil 2017 Expands to Three Days

Following an incredible SOLD OUT debut event in October 2016, the world’s most international festival brand confirms that ULTRA Brasil will return to Rio de Janeiro in 2017, expanding into a full-blown THREE-DAY affair! This October 12, 13 & 14, 2017, ULTRA Brasil will once again take over Rio de Janeiro’s iconic Sambódromo, most famously known as the home of the…

CVBZ – Be Like You

CVBZ releases visuals for his single “Be Like You,” a true dance amalgamation that exceeds in capturing balearic electronica with pop-ready melody and vocal work. On his latest, the singer, songwriter and producer weaves through sonic and visual landscapes to pique listeners interest across the board. “I always wanted to be something different…someone else…somewhere new….

JNTHN STEIN Releases Debut “Changes” EP Out Now On ETCETC Music

JNTHN STEIN – Changes – Brooklyn-based producer and classically trained multi-instrumentalist JNTHN STEIN delivers his debut solo EP titled, Changes. A unique fusion of live instrumentation and innovative production that walks the blurred line between electronic and live music, STEIN‘s Changes is out now on ETCETC Music. STEIN continues to establish his solo moniker as part…

Paris Jackson: ‘My father was murdered’

Michael Jackson’s only daughter, Paris, says she believes her father was murdered. In her first in-depth interview, Paris told Rolling Stone she was convinced Jackson’s 2009 death was “a setup”. The singer died from an overdose of the powerful anaesthetic propofol. His doctor Conrad Murray was later found guilty of involuntary manslaughter. But Paris believes…

Octave One Announce “Love By Machine” Tour

Octave One – Love By Machine Tour – Detroit techno duo Octave One have announced the first phase of tour dates to mark the release of their recent album Love by Machine. Quickly selling out as a double vinyl package, the Burden brothers are now gearing up to bring the experience live with reworkings of…

SW4 ADDS DEADMAU5, MARCO CAROLA, DUSKY, PAN-POT, NICKY ROMERO, MORE

Deadmau5 and Marco Carola are the latest names to be announced for SW4 festival, taking place on London’s Clapham Common on 26th and 27th August. Other just released names include live sets from UK duo Dusky and Irish techno don Matador, alongside music from Nicky Romero, Pan-Pot, The Martinez Brothers, DJ Zinc and Chris Lorenzo….

AXWELL REVEALS THE HUMBLE ORIGIN OF HIS NAME

Axwell has enjoyed an absolutely ridiculous career, from being part of dance music’s legendary Swedish House Mafia, continuing as Axwell Λ Ingrosso, and even just kicking ass as a solo artist. Still, throughout all the fame, he remains a humble guy that happened to have stumbled into fame from a love of nerding out with computers. Of course, having…

Grandtheft & Delaney Jane ‘Easy Go’

Grandtheft – ‘Easy Go‘ Music Video – After three months since it’s release, ‘Easy Go‘ has received over 3 million plays on Spotify, almost 1 million on SoundCloud, is among the top 5 shazamed tracks in San Fran, Top 10 in Hawaii and playing on airwaves in San Fran, NY, Boston, Miami, Detroit, Phoenix, Nashville…

Tomorrowland 2017 Announces First Set of Artists

The Tomorrowland 2017 hype machine is kicking into gear today, as the festival began  announcing its first ‘Daybreak Sessions‘ artists and a slew of phase 1 headliners. Daybreak Sessions is a unique Tomorrowland set that kicks off right at noon, usually for three hours. Rather than putting a small name in that open slot, Tomorrowland…

Guy Gerber releases “Here Comes the Rain” with Deniz Kurtel

Guy Gerber has been releasing music for more than a decade, constantly aiming for new creative combinations. From a collaboration with P.Diddy which led to the free album, 11:11, to his Rumors party series, Gerber is not afraid to take risks. Maybe this (plus 12 hour sets at Burning Man) is why Resident Advisor consistently…

Lightning In A Bottle Announces 2017

Every year, The Do LaB never fails in creating a truly magical (long) weekend of music, art and experience at  Lightning in a Bottle Arts & Music Festival at San Antonio Recreation Area in Bradley, CA. In its twelfth year, the 2017 event takes place over Memorial Day weekend from May 24th to May 29th and features a lineup that is…

Alex Mills “Be Somebody”

British songstress Alex Mills first joined the Ultra Music family with last summer’s collaboration alongside Hot Since 82 “The Core,” and now she returns with her debut solo release “Be Somebody.” Download “Be Somebody” A tribute to Ruffneck’s 90s house classic “Everybody Be Somebody,” Mills’ voice cascades over the radio-ready record’s simplistic piano chords and…

SoundCloud releases may be eligible for Grammys in 2018

In addition to being one of the brightest stars in rap currently, Chance The Rapper has successfully spearheaded a campaign for the Grammys to acknowledge music released for free as eligible for the awards — as long as they are also available on pay-option services such as Spotify. The Chicago-native has personally benefitted from this change in…

Bad Royale “We’re All We Need”

Bad Royale – We’re All We Need – Since their highly successful Major Lazer collaboration ‘My Number‘ and DJ Snake ‘Ocho Cinco‘ remix, Bad Royale have started 2017 officially with their newest Mad Decent meets Anjunabeats EP release titled, We’re All We Need. A new Caribbean twist on three trance favorites ‘We’re All We Need,’ ‘Blue Sky Action‘…

Bearson’s official video for ‘One Step At A Time (Feat. Natalola)’

Norwegian producer Bearson has revealed the official music video for his latest single, “One Step At A Time,” which features rising vocalist Natalola. Set atop a massive mattress, Route Eleven’s Mac Boucher captures two leading characters in their unwavering attempt to reach one another across a sea of sheets as an ensemble cast acts as a…

The XX Perform on Jimmy Fallon

The xx carried out an outstanding performance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. The English band is currently promoting their new album, I See You. Romy Madley Croft and Oliver Sim are standing in front for the late show’s crowd while Jamie xx works with the turntables in back of them. The album itself is showcasing everything that encompasses…

Watch this pianist turn hardstyle classics into surprisingly graceful music

“Beautiful” and “relaxing” are two words not typically associated with the hardstyle genre. Indeed, the very notion of the genre is to flout these musical traits – to incite its listeners into a frenzy with rapid rhythms driven by abrasive percussion. None of this, however, discouraged YouTube pianist HardstyleUp2Datez (HU2Dz) from creating his “Beautiful & Relaxing…

Cosmic Gate – Materia: Part One

Cosmic Gate has really hit it out of the park with the new album Materia.  The duo released their album today and it is jam packed with collaborations including artists such as Ferry Corsten and ilan Bluestone. Every track on the their seventh studio album is representative of Cosmic Gate’s style and will you keep you wanting…

Julian Jordan New Single ‘Always’

Julian Jordan – ‘Always‘ – Julian Jordan is definitely setting the tone for 2017. The talented Dutchman DJ and producer has released his latest and first single of the new year called ‘Always‘ featuring Choco and dropped the record on his GOLDKID Records label today. Built on a strong foundation of forward-thinking chord progressions and luscious vocals, ‘Always’…

LAIDBACK LUKE COMPARES EDM TO MCDONALD’S AND TECHNO TO STEAK IN NEW INTERVIEW

Laidback Luke has compared EDM to McDonald’s and techno to prime steak in a recent interview with Resident Advisor. The EDM DJ/producer (real name: Luke Van Scheppingen) made the comments in the latest episode of Resident Advisor’s RA Exchange podcast, when speaking about the ongoing divide between overground and underground genres of dance music. “What…

Tchami is embarking on his ‘Prophecy’ tour with Mercer in February

Tchami has announced that his newest North American tour is imminent. Deemed “Prophecy,” the concert series shares its name with the producer’s recent collaboration with Malaa. The tour is set to begin February 2 in Orlando, Florida. From there, the DJ will be making stops all around the US and Canada on a thorough, 32-date tour. The Prophecy Tour will…

ISTANBUL’S THRIVING VINYL CULTURE

Istanbul has a thriving vinyl scene if you know where to look. Luckily, The Vinyl Factory is here to help — they’ve crafted an excellent mini-documentary that charts the highs and lows on digging in the Turkish capital. “Music back in ’70s Turkey was made with flair and spirit, drawing on Western psych, disco, rock…

MK Announces Debut Beats 1 Radio Show Residency

MK Announces Debut Beats 1 Radio Show Residency MK is starting this year off strong with the announcement of a debut Beats 1 radio residency, announced in an interview with Zane Lowe earlier today. The series is called Area10 Radio and will be featured biweekly on Apple Music’s global radio station. The residency will dive into MK’s own classic cuts, as well…