Millennium Dance Complex & Zumba Launch Inspiring Dance Campaign

Millennium Dance Complex & Zumba – Dance Campaign – A leader in the dance fitness industry, Zumba is teaming up with Hollywood’s hottest dance studio, Millennium Dance Complex (MDC), to visualize dance moves through a new lens. The two powerhouse brands are collaborating to get people moving, prompting interest in dance as a form of expression and exercise that everyone…

PRIDE FEVER… 10 REASONS MILKSHAKE IS THIS SUMMER’S MOST UNIQUE FESTIVAL

29 – 30 July 2017 milkshakefestival.com It’s Pride Month! And in celebration, Milkshake  festival, the world’s most open-minded music festival taking place in Amsterdam on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th July, have revealed some more weird and wonderful festival happenings to get you in the mood. Now in its sixth year, Milkshake is a true celebration of…

5 WAYS DANCE-MUSIC CULTURE IS CHANGING AND EVOLVING

5 WAYS DANCE-MUSIC CULTURE IS CHANGING AND EVOLVING We are currently in the middle of a critical time for dance music and here’s what we expect to happen in the future These past few years have been a whirlwind of shifts within the dance music community. From long standing clubs shutting down (like Pacha NYC),…

ESCAPE THE TEDIUM OF THE OFFICE WITH A RAVE AT LUNCHTIME

ESCAPE THE TEDIUM OF THE OFFICE WITH A RAVE AT LUNCHTIME For those unfortunate enough to work in a 9-5 cubicle day job, the monotony of the day can really get to you. That’s why workers in Chicago are trying something new: sober, lunchtime raving. The concept isn’t completely unfamiliar – morning raves have been…

REMEMBERING THE LEGENDARY ARTIST

REMEMBERING THE LEGENDARY ARTIST Celebrate the birthday of Frankie Knuckles with a collection of highlights from his storied career. Today, January 18th, is the birthday of the legendary DJ and producer Frankie Knuckles, who sadly passed away on March 31st, 2014. The mark he left on the dance community is unmatched due to the pioneering…

7 Unexpected Artists That Hit #1 On The Dance Music Charts In 2015

Forbes Uncovers 7 Unexpected Artists That Hit #1 On The Dance Music Charts In 2015 2015 saw acts from all across the music spectrum briefly abandon their solo sound to contribute to the quickly rising dance music movement in America and around the world. Even though artists like Ellie Goulding frequent the EDM circuit by…

A Machine Successfully Predicted the Hit Dance Songs of 2015

A Machine Successfully Predicted the Hit Dance Songs of 2015 Hit songs are getting so predictable. No, literally. The recipe for what makes a pop or dance song a hit has apparently become so formulaic, a computer algorithm can predict with above-average accuracy the likelihood that a song will top the charts. Hit prediction science…

The 10 Best Dance / Electronic Albums of 2015

The 10 Best Dance / Electronic Albums of 2015 10. Rockwell – Obsolete Medium Drum ‘n’ bass’s best-kept secret delivered his first full-length this autumn, showcasing the London native’s immaculate production style on 15 slick and frenetic tracks. From the nihilist rampages of standouts “Bait” and “Rave Cult” to “Technoir’s” atom bomb 808s, Obsolete Medium may be the year’s most…

Glenn Morrison – Into The Deep

Glenn Morrison – Into The Deep A deluge of heavy-hitting support from some of the most legendary titans in dance music marks the return of award-winning Canadian producer Glenn Morrison to the dance floor. After a considerable hiatus away from the EDM limelight working as a songwriter and producer for Sony Records and Universal Music…

A-Trak Is Becoming Dance Music’s ‘Real DJing’ Evangelist

A-Trak Is Becoming Dance Music’s ‘Real DJing’ Evangelist The star turntablist talks mixing, crossover & why “there’s no more rules in music.” Alain Macklovitch is a rare breed of purist, unapologetic yet inviting to those who haven’t seen the light. The five-time DMC World Champion — known to his fans as A-Trak — has emerged…

THE MOST EXPENSIVE ALBUM OF ALL TIME

THIS GUY JUST BOUGHT THE MOST EXPENSIVE ALBUM OF ALL TIME “We’re about to put out a piece of art like nobody else has done in the history of music,” RZA told Forbes. “We’re making a single-sale collector’s item. This is like someone having the scepter of an Egyptian king.” Robert Diggs aka RZA of…

ODESZA TALK THE FUTURE OF DANCE MUSIC

Odesza Talk The Future of Dance Music & Why Music Should Be Free Odesza capped off a hugely successful tour which saw them take the world by storm on their In Return: World Tour and the remix album for 2014’s In Return that debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top 100 for Electronic by adding a Grammy nomination to their…

BRAND NEW VINYL PRESSING MACHINES

BRAND NEW VINYL PRESSING MACHINES ARE ENTERING THE MARKET FOR THE FIRST TIME With vinyl record sales the highest they’ve been in 20 years, new presses are going to be installed Vinyl pressing machines are big, really big, and they take up a lot of space in a warehouse. There hasn’t been any innovation with…

Groove Cruise Miami releases full 2016 artist lineup

Groove Cruise Miami releases full 2016 artist lineup Dance music’s original party at sea, Groove CruiseMiami, embarks on its first-ever voyage to the island of Jamaica next month and the four-day nautical affair has officially unveiled the full 2016 artist lineup. Staple performers like Chus & Ceballos, EDX, Markus Schulz, Roger Sanchez and Anthony Attalla will play alongside…

#ListenParis2015: Beatport to Promote UN Climate Summit With Worldwide Dance Party

#ListenParis2015: Beatport to Promote UN Climate Summit With Worldwide Dance Party While climate change negotiations continue in Paris, electronic music’s digital meccaBeatport will provide the beats for #ListenParis2015. This weekend, this global, 24-hour dance party and silent disco will encourage participants to tune into a worldwide livestream with music provided by some of the world’s…

TIESTO RELEASES NEW REMIX OF JESS GLYNNE’S “TAKE ME HOME”

TIESTO RELEASES NEW REMIX OF JESS GLYNNE’S “TAKE ME HOME” Tiesto’s ability to adapt and stay current in today’s industry is both impressive and a testament to his knowledge of music and the growing trends. From his older trance days to his harder electro sound today, Tiesto has always been at the forefront of exposing…

SKRILLEX RELEASES THE TRAILER FOR “RED LIPS” REMIX VIDEO

SKRILLEX RELEASES THE TRAILER FOR “RED LIPS” REMIX VIDEO With the Thanksgiving break finally winding down, a new week of release is finally upon us. While there are several new tracks dropping tomorrow, one of the more exciting releases is Skrillex’s music video of his incredibly anticipated and beloved remix of GTA’s Red Lips. The…

Disclosure Darts Back to No. 1 on Top Dance/Electronic Albums

Disclosure Darts Back to No. 1 on Top Dance/Electronic Albums Plus, new leaders for the Chainsmokers & Faithless and a return to the top for Skrillex, Diplo & Justin Bieber. Disclosure follows its Nov. 14 performances on NBC’s Saturday Night Live with a return to No. 1 on Billboard‘s Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart (dated Dec….

SUPERSTAR DJS WHO DON’T NEED EDM

SUPERSTAR DJS WHO DON’T NEED EDM No one could have foreseen what EDM has become. After Avicii released ‘Levels’, the whole world got swept up in electronic music faster than Coachella tickets sell out every year. This massive shift in the direction of the music industry also brought along several of the biggest and most…

Stella von Schöneberg – RoomService by KP Recordings

Stella von Schöneberg – RoomService by KP Recordings We are very proud to present you our release KP220 from Stella von Schöneberg will be released this Monday !!! Stella von Schöneberg – RoomService by KP Recordings Filmed @Roomservice (party)/SoHo-London Mixed&Arranged by Constantin Panzis (EU) Singer & Lyrics: Stella von Schöneberg MUSIC VIDEO BY : KP…

Pacha New York Is Closing Its Doors

Pacha New York Is Closing Its Doors After ten incredible years, Pacha New York will be closing its doors for good. The nightlife staple will be celebrating its tenth anniversary with Erick Morillo in what will be an incredible night for those who attend. Pacha’s New York president Eddie Dean stated that “the average nightclub…

Burn Residency 2015 – Challenges

Burn Residency 2015 – Challenges Burn Residency welcomes 20 finalists from all over the world to Ibiza to be mentored by living legend of electronic music, Carl Cox. Here they’re put through their paces during an intense 10-day bootcamp and given a real opportunity of a lifetime. In webisode 5, it’s all eyes on the…

10 Years Of Dance Music: The Documentary

10 Years Of Dance Music: The Documentary In 2003, the British broadsheet newspaper The Guardian famously declared that ‘dance music was in terminal decline’. Citing the greed of superstar DJs and unimaginative, uninspired music as the reason fans were leaving the genre, it seemed at the time to be the lowest point for dance. Yet…

Tube & Berger on rock ‘n’ roll, EDM culture, and major labels

Tube & Berger on rock ‘n’ roll, EDM culture, and major labels Tube & Berger are some of the more outspoken producers within the underground community; and with good reason — the duo have been releasing quality dance music for over a decade. The German house music stalwarts are currently celebrating 10 years of Kittball: their esteemed imprint…