Lost Frequencies & Friends Return To ADE 2017

Lost Frequencies & Friends – ADE 2017 – Following a whirlwind summer of scorching festival dates, chart-scaling releases and arena hosts with his own party brand, Belgian’s biggest house music star Lost Frequencies now heads back to The Netherlands for the world-renowned Amsterdam Dance Event, bringing his Lost Frequencies & Friends party with him. Purchase Tickets Here Joining the ‘Are You…

Tchami & Malaa – Summer 99

New banger alert! Tchami and Malaa go hand in hand when it comes down for a collaboration. You guessed it, the gods of house music are back with a new release called ‘Summer 99‘. This masterpiece contains elements of each of their own style that is too good to not share. Fans fell in love when they first produced…

Oliver Heldens Brings The Funk With New Solo Release

Oliver Heldens – ‘What The Funk‘ – Oliver Heldens returns this month with a massive track that’s destined for big radio play and is yet another departure for him musically. With this new release, he continues to be one of the most undefinable, un-pigeonhole-able producers of his generation. ‘What The Funk‘ sees Heldens explore even more musical territory…

Luca Testa “Go Down” On Deorro’s Panda Funk

The newest release on Panda Funk is Luca Testa‘s massive “Go Down,” a tech-house and electro influenced club bomb.. Download “Go Down” “Go Down” features Luca‘s own vocals and a driving bassline with one of the most intense drops that he’s ever created; the track demonstrates Luca’s tech house and techno influences as a producer combined with his love of electronic music,…

Black Tiger Sex Machine & YOOKiE Collab On Beastly New Track ‘Lions’

Black Tiger Sex Machine & YOOKiE – ‘Lions‘ – If you’re hunting for your next bass music fix, get ready to pounce on Black Tiger Sex Machine and YOOKiE‘s beastly new collaboration ‘Lions.’ Teaming up for one of the heaviest bass collabs of the year, the two boundary-pushing acts give us a piece of their minds with their ferocious…

Dzeko Builds On Success Of Solo Venture With Latest Release ‘In Too Deep’

Dzeko – ‘In Too Deep‘ – Hailing from Toronto, Dzeko has already made a name for himself as a reputable producer in the global electronic scene. First landing under the microscope of the EDM world as part of the iconic duo Dzeko and Torres, the Canadian talent has been a mainstay in dance music for some time. Preparing to roll out…

HARDWELL & KSHMR CELEBRATE ‘POWER’ WITH B2B SPINNIN’ SESSIONS GUEST MIX

Last week, Hardwell & KSHMR put together their collaborative single “Power.” The song has quickly accumulated over 800,000 streams in just a week and looks set to be a big festival tune for years to come. The two artists have also teamed up for a collaborative Spinnin’ Sessions guest mix throwing down an epic back to back set for the…

10 tidbits we learned from Pasquale Rotella’s Reddit AMA

Yesterday, Reddit got the chance to get up close & personal with Pasquale, AMA style. The Insomniac head has been at the center of industry buzz lately, recently revealing the long-expected, large changes coming to Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas. Ever a person of interest for electronic dance music fans everywhere, given his influence in the dance music industry and innovation of some…

Vintage Culture, Felguk & Le Dib “Monday”

As two of the most recognized South American music producers, Vintage Culture and Felguk bring a wealth of Brazilian flair for the new uplifting release: Monday. They have called upon the talents of Le Dib to bring this Spinnin’ release to life. Download “Monday” As-well as being catapulted to the #1 DJ spot in Brazil, Vintage Culture is well known in his homeland…

Amsterdam Dance Event Completes Program for 22nd Edition

2017 to feature 2500 performers, an all-time record number, and 550 speakers in over 160 locations around Amsterdam The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s largest club festival and the most important business conference for electronic music, has completed its program. Between the 18th and the 22nd of October a record-breaking 2,500 artists and 550…

Kölsch announces 1989 Album Tour

Following on from the release of the third and final chapter in his autobiographical album trilogy on Kompakt, entitled ‘1989’, Danish producer-DJ Kölsch reveals a string of international tour dates. The 1989 album tour begins in Miami on 27th October, and takes in Canada, Argentina, Brazil, the UK, France, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Australia and more before…

Pete Tong Announces Guy Gerber As Support For Ibiza Classics At The Hollywood Bowl

Pete Tong & Guy Gerber – The Hollywood Bowl – Pete Tong announces RUMORS label-head Guy Gerber as support for the Ibiza Classics show alongside the Heritage Orchestra and Jules Buckley at the Hollywood Bowlon November 9th. For the first time in over four years, Guy Gerber, a name long synonymous with the island of Ibiza, will give a live performance of his signature emotive blend of house and techno….

Armin van Buuren Releases “A State Of Trance Classics” Vol. 12

Though the origin of Trance music lies back in the late eighties, there are still tons of Trance fans out there who’ve been enchanted by the early days of the genre. They are the same people who’d lose themselves completely in their all-time favorite Trance tune and would give anything to hear an all-classics live…

Breakout French Artist Petit Biscuit Announces Debut Album and Lead Single “Waterfall” Ft. Panama

Classically-trained French artist Petit Biscuit’s highly anticipated debut album, Presence, is set for release November 10, the day of his 18th birthday. The first single from the forthcoming release, “Waterfall” featuring Panama, premieres today—listen here. Preorder the album here. Recorded over the course of the past year, Petit Biscuit—a.k.a. Mehdi Benjelloun—wrote, produced and mixed Presence completely independently, finding time between high school exams and…

MARTIN GARRIX’S LATEST COLLABORATION DROPPED BY NICKY ROMERO AT ULTRA JAPAN

Martin Garrix’s unreleased Matisse and Sadko collaboration, currently dubbed ‘Forever’, made its way into Nicky Romero’s Ultra Japan performance over the weekend. The unreleased track was one of many among Romero’s performance. Between Garrix and his EDM cohorts, barely a massive dance music festival went off during the summer of 2017 without some fresh Garrix tunes. Garrix even…

Circle Talent Agency Signs On As Global Representation For Kaskade

Circle Talent Agency – Kaskade – Circle Talent Agency, America’s largest independent music talent agency, announces that effective immediately they will handle all bookings for dance music DJ/Producer, Kaskade. As one of the most influential artists in the Dance Music world, Kaskade has a decades-long legacy and defies any label. He’s equally comfortable in front of a massive…

Hardwell Once Again Comes Out On Top With Two Accolades At The 2017 “DJ Awards”

Hardwell – DJ Awards 2017 – Hardwell has once again fought off competition from the world’s biggest dance acts to claim two top spots at this year’s prestigious DJ Awards ceremony, held annually in Ibiza to recognise those that have left the biggest impression on the White Isle each year. Firstly, Hardwell celebrates a year of unparalleled success by retaining his “Big Room House”…

The Chainsmokers Announce European Tour Dates

The overseas trek will kick off Feb. 10 in Austria and end March 10 in Denmark. The Chainsmokers are bringing their Memories: Do Not Open arena tour to Europe in 2018. The string of shows will kick off Feb. 10 in Austria and end March 10 in Denmark. Notable stops along the way include the Ziggo Dome…

Aly & Fila Announce ‘Beyond the Lights’ World Tour

Aly & Fila are clearly global citizens of the world. Fresh off the release of their newest studio album, Aly & Fila have announced a world tour. The Egyptian duo released Beyond the Lights, their new studio album, a little over a week ago. They recently did their massive FSOE 500 show at the Egyptian Pyramids alongside Armin van Buuren….

DAVID GUETTA SAYS NEW ALBUM IS ‘PRETTY CLOSE’ TO BEING FINISHED

His Justin Bieber collaboration ‘2U’ will also be included… David Guetta has revealed that his new album is “pretty close” to being finished in a new interview. Speaking at iHeartRadio Music Fest, Guetta also confirmed that his Justin Bieber collaboration ‘2U’ would be included on the forthcoming release. It’s now three years since Guetta’s last full-length,…

Lookas Shows No ‘Mercy’ With New Release Out Now On Loko Records

Lookas – ‘Mercy‘ – Bass prodigy Lookas is back with a vengeance with ‘Mercy,’ out now on his own Loko Records imprint. The melodic hybrid tune starts off slow before exploding into an high-pitched energetic drop, containing all the makings of a festival trap hit. Named by Rolling Stone as one of the Top 10 Acts to Watch in 2016, Lookas is an undoubtable force to…

Eric Prydz – Beats 1 Epic Radio 18

The new ‘DJ Of The Year’ prize at the Electronic Music Awards has only set the ball rolling for the progressive mafia leader Eric Prydz. In his recent Epic Radio episode he dished out eight new fabulous IDs. The set was borrowed from his banging act at CreamfieldsPryda Arena earlier in the summer. The tweet below from the man himself confirmed his much…

Rezz Announces 60-Page ‘Mass Manipulation’ Comic Book

ANIMATED VIDEO FOR ‘PREMONITION’ OUT NOW With the help of illustrator and animator Luis Colindres, rising dance music superstar REZZ has brought her extraterrestrial ‘Mass Manipulation’ album to life in the form of a 60-page comic book. The comic book is available for pre-order now, and is accompanied with the release of an animated music video for ‘Premonition,’…

TICKETS FOR ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL’S TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY ON SALE NOW

In anticipation of its milestone 20th anniversary during  MIAMI MUSIC WEEK in March 2018, the twice crowned #1 festival in the world*, ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL, now drops the 2017 Official Aftermovie for this year’s festival. Through the lens of beloved videographer and ULTRA Worldwide staple, Charly Friedrichs (FINAL KID), the essence of 2017’s festival has been captured in razor sharp 4K.  From conception…

Constipated Monkeys “Music Takes Control” Marco Lys Remix

Constipated Monkeys may not be the most well-known pseudonym of either Harry Romero or Jose Nuñez, but that doesn’t make the music crafted up under their moniker any less effective on the dance floor. Back in the studio for the first time since 1997 classic ‘Cro Magnon’, they now see Marco Lysdeliver a splendid remix of ‘Music Takes Control’, released on Erick Morillo’s Subliminal Records. The…

PIONEER DJ RELEASE WEDJ APP FOR ANDROID

Android users can now download the app for free… Pioneer DJ have released their DJing app WeDJ for Android. The popular app lets you DJ using the music files stored on your device. It features two decks with waveform and artwork display, crossfader and a central mixer with EQ, FX and hot cues. There’s also…

Celebrating David Bowie concert set for 2018 European & US tour

David Bowie’s music is to live on in a live capacity with a brand new tour featuring some of his most storied collaborators. Bowie’s recording and touring keyboardist Mike Garson will head up the band for Celebrating David Bowie, a 26-night tour that will stop off in the UK, Ireland, France, The Netherlands, the United…

The Dying Seconds “Mora Minn” Remixes – Guy Gerber, Acid Mondays + More

The latest release on Guy Gerber’s successful label RUMORS is a remix EP of The Dying Seconds song ‘Mora Minn’. Guy Gerber himself turns in a vocal and dub remix, while Acid Mondays and Elie Nissan & Jenia Tarsol’s tales feature on the B side. Download “Mora Minn” Remixes Both of Guy’s remixes see the acclaimed DJ and producer turning the starting point into a wholly new…

Branding for Artists – Developing A Strategy

DCC Studios – Artist Branding – Value Creation: How to Set Yourself Apart Several years ago, being an artist meant having the equipment to produce music and the talent to do so. That is still the same today, but the concept of creating music has evolved significantly, especially with what the technology has to offer….

Leaked Documents Show SoundCloud Won’t Be Profitable Until 2020

Regardless of the amount of struggles SoundCloud has faced over the past few months, the platform is standing – but the big question remains: how long will it continue to do so? New documents filed in August with German regulators that the platform will likely not become profitable until – get this – 2020. The documents read:…

This website shows your most streamed artists and songs on Spotify

There’s a hierarchy to the way that that fans stream music on Spotify. While users of the streaming service will attest that the platform enables them to listen to a variety of artists ranging from old favorites to new discoveries, there are some artists and songs that earn the distinction of being a user’s “most streamed.”…

IBIZA AIRPORT POSTS RECORD FIGURES, VISITORS UP 6.7% ON LAST YEAR

August is the island’s busiest month… Ibiza airports only grow busier despite the fact local officials look to clamp down on certain beachfront parties. The island’s airports saw over 300,000 more visitors from January – August 2017 (5,680,475) as travelled during that same timeframe in 2016 (5,322,949 passengers), a rise of 6.7%. The rise of travel…

Kygo’s Emotional ‘Stargazing’ Music Video Involves a Rocket Ship

The music video for Kygo’s recent track “Stargazing” with Justin Jesso is here, and we’ve got only one warning: Have the tissues ready. In the moving visual, a young boy sets out to build a rocket ship in his backyard after finding a note from his recently deceased father asking to “find me in the stars.”…

DAFT PUNK GET AN EROL ALKAN REMIX

Alkan’s ‘Reworks’ out early November… Daft Punk’s ‘The Brainwasher’ is set to receive an Erol Alkan ‘Horrorhouse Dub’ rework. The remix is one of 20 set to appear on Alkan’s ‘Reworks Volume 1’ release. Alkan has chosen cuts from across the musical spectrum to contort, with indie rock (Tame Impala, Hot Chop, Franz Ferdinand, Yeah…

RL Grime Wants Your “Scary Songs” For His 2017 Halloween Mix

RL Grime Wants YOU! Every year RL Grime releases his highly anticipated Halloween mixes. But this year, RL Grime is doing something a little different. He wants fans to submit their “scary songs” for a chance to be featured in this years halloween mix. This year should be exciting especially considering RL Grime has his next album, Nova, expected…

Gianni Blu – Thinking About You (Remixes)

Maintaining the momentum of his esteemed track ‘Thinking About You’ featuring the seductive vocals of Sansa, Gianni Blu’s 5-track star-studded ‘Thinking About You’ remix EP is available now for both streaming and purchase. STREAM/PURCHASE: GIANNI BLU – THINKING ABOUT YOU (REMIX EP) This summer has been ground-breaking for the up and coming Chicago based house…

WNDR RELEASES HIS NEW SINGLE ‘LET IT OUT’ FT. JORDAN KING

WNDR has revealed his new single, ‘Let It Out’, ft. vocals from rising UK R&B artist Jordan King. The single further showcases WNDR’s production prowess, following the release of his previous tracks ‘Human’ and ‘Medicine’ (the latter having achieved over 3.85 million streams on Spotify). Already known as ‘the producer’s producer’, WNDR is far from a…

Defected Radio Show: Guest Mix by Folamour

Tracklist : 01. Josh Butler featuring Boswell – Be Somebody (Dario D’Attis Remix) [Defected Records] 02. Moon Rocket – Underneath (Original Mix) [MONOSIDE] 03. Robert Clivilles featuring Kimberly Davis – Set Me Free (Louie Vega Vs. C&C Music Factory Mix) [Hysteria] 04. Folamour – Devoted to U [Moonrise Hill Material] 05. Low Steppa featuring Alex…

Japanese Artist Sena Kana Hits #1 On European Charts With ‘Live Your Dreams’

Sena Kana – ‘Live Your Dreams‘ – Sometimes, everything falls in the right places. Japanese artist Sena Kana is delighted as her debut single ‘Live Your Dreams’ skyrocketed to the highest regions of the iTunes charts in multiple European countries. In The Netherlands, she went number one on iTunes Top Singles chart (overall). In France, she hit the…

How To Improve Productivity Without Compromising Quality

DCC Studios – DJ Tips – There is a lot of demand going on for DJs and producers right now. Between meetings, tours and gigs, content creators need to make sure they’re churning out quality products from time to time. But sometimes, they get stuck and become unable to move on from that beat they’ve been…

Mija Drops New Heelys Shoe Collab

Mija & Heelys – Shoe Collab – Mija has teamed up with early 2000s cult footwear brand, Heelys, for a limited edition shoe collab, available now via her Made By Mija store. The collab was fully designed by Mija as a hybrid style of old school hi-top skate shoes and early 2000s underground rave culture. She cites her early high school…

France’s Prequell Releases Video for “Part XIV” ft Rae Morrisview

PREQUELL, who’s created music for prestigious brands such as Chanel, Dior, Kenzo, Michael Kors, Mugler and Nike as well as composed, orchestrated and arranged for electronic music icon Jeff Mills, will release his debut album THE FUTURE COMES BEFOREOctober 13 on Verve.  Leading into it, he has recently made available a mesmerizing piece of visual content for album track “Part XIV” featuring British chanteuse Rae…

Pharrell join Stevie Wonder’s Daft Punk cover at Global Citizen

Game recognize game. This past weekend Global Citizen fest commenced in New York’s Central Park, drawing nearly 60,000 attendees all focused on advancing the political discourse around global human rights. Led by a lineup of major starpower that included Big Sean, The Chainsmokers, Alessia Cara, and The Killers among others in 2017, the festival has paired some of…

Daft Punk reveal the men behind the robots in rare documentary footage

Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo are better known as the robotic dance duo Daft Punk, who more or less played a role in dance music’s permanent explosion into the main stream psyche. A popular question by fans about the enigmatic characters, however, is who they are beyond their futuristic personas. Luckily, a brand new…

Afrojack feat. MightyFools “Keep It Low”

Afrojack might have been indulging in various forms of electronic dance music in recent years, but he has never been one to cold-shoulder his roots. With ‘Keep It Low’, the Dutch dance music icon drops a record meant to tear clubs apart, made in collaboration with Dutch-Indonesian DJ/producer duo Mightyfools. Download “Keep It Low” The centerpiece of Afrojack’s Tomorrowland…

Two Friends “While We’re Dreaming” ft. Kevin Writer

Following the success of their debut EP, Out Of Love, as well as their smash hit single Emily which was added to the Spotify New Music Friday playlist, Two Friends continue this hot streak with their latest ‘Soul House’ single, ‘While We’re Dreaming’ featuring fellow LA-native Kevin Writer. An up-beat jam to cap off the summer, ‘While We’re Dreaming’ manages to keep one foot in the…

EXPERIENCE MARK ETESON THIS WEEKEND AT HAKKASAN NIGHTCLUB IN LAS VEGAS

British turntable sensation Mark Eteson is no stranger to the world of dance music. With an 11 year career under his belt, Eteson’s resume includes a world wide residency at one of the world’s most respected dance music brands, Godskitchen; appearances at the world-renowned Global Gathering event for 9 consecutive years; and a recent signing as the premiere weekly resident DJ at…

Music’s ‘million sellers club’ updated to include streaming

The “million sellers club”, the elite ranks of musicians who have sold more than a million copies of their singles, has been given a modernising shake-up by incorporating streaming for the first time. The Official Charts Company (OCC) has brought together streaming and traditional sales in Britain for the first time to reveal which records…

Skrillex Finally Drops His Monster Remix of Kendick Lamar’s ‘Humble’

The best way to really appreciate Kendrick Lamar’s god-flow is to isolate the vocals. Skrillex knows you’ve been waiting for his remix of “Humble,” but first, he wants you to appreciate this greatness. Get your head split open first with each delicious syllable, and drag your brain into the mosh pit when Skrill’s funky, bone-rattling bass comes…

DJs From Mars Unveil Melodic Single “Harlem”

DJs From Mars bring their feel-good vibes to latest track ‘Harlem’ with the vibrant and melodic production out today on Polydor Records. Download “Harlem” The Italian duo, known for their energetic mash-ups and heavy electro basslines, lace the track with an upbeat piano-led melody, and euphoric vocals from British singer/songwriter Malika, to give the production an overwhelming feel of…

HARDWELL PREMIERES AFROJACK COLLABORATION “HANDS UP” ON HARDWELL ON AIR

There’s no stopping Hardwell. Despite a strenuous touring schedule and his duties as the founder of Revealed Records he’s continued to maintain a steady output of quality releases for his fans through the year. Now, we can add another one to that list, the upcoming “Hands Up.” The track is a collaboration with fellow Dutch superstar Afrojack which Hardwell first played…

Flux Pavilion Tries His Hand at Hip-Hop on ‘Stain/Saxophone Doom’ Double Release

For some of your favorite dance producers, hip-hop is that new fun zone. Skrillex has been messin’ with the rappers. deadmau5 has been putting out really wild tracks with U.K. MC Shotty Harroh, and now, Flux Pavilion is trying his hand in a real funky, real cool double-track package. “Stain” sounds like what you might imagine Flux Pavilion running some raps might…

Max Styler Releases “Secrets” ft. CXLOE

Dim Mak protege Max Styler courts Australian songstress CXLOE on the steamy single, “Secrets.” Pairing stripped down production with a bouncing bassline and CXLOE‘s seductive vocals, Styler creates a forward thinking hybrid of bass music and R&B. “Secrets” is a divergence from his previous releases, but the futuresque vibe and CXLOE‘s unique sound makes for an irresistible combination. “CXLOE and I worked on Secrets earlier in the year when she came over from Australia to…

Midnight Pool Party Releases Latest Single “Signals”

Since the release of their recent debut EP “Dalliance”, Sydney boys Midnight Pool Party have been busy creating more of that addictive electronic dance music we’ve all come to love. Download “Signals” ‘Signals’ is their latest offering bringing us those funky, disco-electronic vibes very reminiscent of Drake‘s ‘Passionfruit’. “We wanted to create a track with a smooth vibe, but implement an…

Zeds Dead Shares Video for “Blood Brother”

Zeds Dead share the video for their new single “Blood Brother” with Diskord and Reija Lee. The track was first premiered on Complex following one of the biggest collaborations of the summer when they teamed up with Illenium on “Where the Wild Things Are” and it is the second official single since their debut album Northern Lights. Download “Blood Brother” Speaking to the concept of the video, Zeds Dead…

Insomniac Announces Dreamstate Records Label

It’s crazy that in 2017 some of the biggest tracks in dance music are psytrance. Insomniac saw this trend coming and helped it grow via its Dreamstate trance sub-brand. Since its beginning Dreamstate has grown into a permanent fixture at EDC and especially through its own festivals. Now Dreamstate is growing even further into a record label called Dreamstate Records….

Afrojack ‘Keep It Low’ With Mightyfools on Heavy Club Record

Afrojack may be known for his crossover hits like “Take Over Control” and “Can’t Stop Me,” but that doesn’t mean he can’t craft a club-crushing record. Cue in “Keep It Low” — a fast-paced, blood-pumping heater featuring Dutch-Indonesian duo Mightyfools. The track became a highlight of Afrojack’s Tomorrowland Belgium 2017 performance and has already received spins from both Hardwell and Laidback Luke. “Keep It Low”…

MaRLo – The Launch

Perhaps the most famous Australian DJ/Producer Marlo has his origins in The Netherlands much like his typical Trancey sound. Among his many accomplishments, the feather in his cap has the instance when his single ‘The Island‘ topped beatport hit chart. Marlo’s new track is out now on Armada Music and it sounds much like an Armin’s track with the protege’s essence beaming from…

HOW STREAMING MUSIC PLATFORMS CAN LAST AND GROW

Nikhil Shah, Co-Founder and Commercial Director of Mixcloud (pictured). MixCloud connects listeners to new music and ideas through radio shows, DJ mixes and Podcasts uploaded by over 1 million curators. Here, Shah discusses how streaming music services can build their businesses in a sustainable and financially sensible way… There’s been much discussion of late about…

CARLIN AMERICA TO BE SOLD IN NEAR-$250M DEAL TO ROUND HILL MUSIC

Here comes the music business’s latest nine-figure sale. Historic independent publisher Carlin America Inc. is to be sold to Round Hill Music in a deal approaching $250m. The news was first reported by Bloomberg and has been corroborated by MBW sources. The agreement – thought to be for a likely sale price between $240m and $250m –…