Ferry Corsten Drops Final EP of Hello World Series

Ferry Corsten Drops Final EP of Hello World Series The third and final installment of Corsten’s Hello World EP series arrived last week via Flashover Recordings, providing yet another impressive showcase of the trance veteran’s ability to conquer such a wide array of genres and styles while maintaining a distinct perspective. Listen to the third…

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…

“Dutch Influence” documentary about Dutch EDM stars Tiesto, Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Hardwell

“Dutch Influence” documentary about Dutch EDM stars Tiesto, Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Hardwell ‘Dutch Influence’ documentary tells us how Dutch DJ’s experience success and what this success entails. They share the beautiful moments and experiences, but also devote on the downsides of this (fast) success. ‘Dutch Influence’ follows a number of these young Dutch stars to…

Beatport reveals all time statistics of top-selling artists, tracks and genres

Beatport reveals all time statistics of top-selling artists, tracks and genres Beatport reveals 10 years statistics of top-selling artists and tracks Who’s sold the most records on Beatport since its inception a decade ago? And what’s Beatport’s best-selling genre? Mixmag published all stats in their September edition. Get the answers to these questions and tons…

The World’s 30 Richest DJs

The World’s 30 Richest DJs Who are the richest DJs in the world? If you are a fan of electronic music, you will probably recognize the names on this list but we think you’ll be very surprised and impressed at just how rich and highly paid the top DJs are. According to celebritynetworth.com the world’s…

DJ Mag’s Best Of British Awards 2015

DJ Mag’s Best Of British Awards 2015 DJ Mag’s Best Of British awards is where you’ll find the UK’s future dance music stars and the hottest electronic music talent of the moment. While the magazine’s famous Top 100 DJs Poll (the world’s biggest music poll) is the yardstick for the biggest international names, DJ Mag…

Steve Angello inducted into BBC Radio 1 Hall of Fame

Steve Angello inducted into BBC Radio 1 Hall of Fame Steve Angello, one-third of Swedish House Mafia and massively successful solo artist in his own right, has been inducted into the elite BBC Radio 1 Hall of Fame. Pete Tongbestowed the honor on the Swedish producer and DJ, and spoke with him about past influences…

Tomorrowland with the official motion picture, ‘This Was Tomorrow’

Tomorrowland with the official motion picture, ‘This Was Tomorrow’ Attending an edition of Tomorrowland orTomorrowWorld is a special experience. From Belgium toBrazil, the event’s larger-than-life production meshed with the overwhelming sense of unity among attendees from across the globe has transformed the annual affair into more than just a festival. Now, Tomorrowland’s true sense of grandeur has been…

Darius Syrossian Music is more important than anything else

Darius Syrossian Music is more important than anything else Darius Syrossian has done it all. You know him best as an international DJ and producer, but like many, his passion started in the record shops he worked at long before fate would wave her magic wand. His most recent venture sees him delve into the…

Lost Kings Talk Remix Success & ‘Bad’ EP

Lost Kings Talk Remix Success & ‘Bad’ EP on Spinnin’ Records: Exclusive In a competitive field flooded with talent, Los Angeles act Lost Kings have pulled away from the pack with their infectious dance releases. Members Rob and Nick launched the duo project only a year ago but have quickly ascended the ranks of the…

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….

GARETH EMERY MAKES HISTORY IN LOS ANGELES

GARETH EMERY MAKES HISTORY IN LOS ANGELES What a night! Gareth Emery brought his Electric For Life tour to Los Angeles on Saturday. The event was held at The Shrine Amphitheater and it was one for the books. Emery played for 6 hours straight – from open to close. This was the longest set he’s…

WHAT IS THE ABSOLUTE BEST ADELE ‘HELLO’ REMIX?

WHAT IS THE ABSOLUTE BEST ADELE ‘HELLO’ REMIX? Adele‘s triumphant return with her new album, 25, is making history. After its release on November 20th, the album has already sold 3 million copies, and the single “Hello” has received more than 500 million views, breaking all sorts of records. Adele seems to be achieving the…

GROOVE CRUISE LA 2015 DEBUTS ITS OFFICIAL AFTERMOVIE

GROOVE CRUISE LA 2015 DEBUTS ITS OFFICIAL AFTERMOVIE Groove Cruise LA presented an unprecedented experience this year, filled with the housiest beats and all of 2,000 music lovers ready to be your best friend. Nothing encapsulates or captures the vibes of an event better than an aftermovie, and Groove Cruise’s definitely brought back some intense…

OLIVER HELDENS ASKS FANS TO CREATE STAGE VISUALS FOR HIS DEBUT HI-LO SHOW [VIDEO]

  OLIVER HELDENS ASKS FANS TO CREATE STAGE VISUALS FOR HIS DEBUT HI-LO SHOW [VIDEO] Oliver Heldens continues to shine as one of the most rapidly rising artists in EDM, but that hasn’t stopped him for experimenting with new sounds under a different alias. This summer, Heldens announced he was releasing deeper tracks under the HI-LO name, and has…

FEATURE INTERVIEW : Steve Lawler

FEATURE INTERVIEW : Steve Lawler A child of the acid house generation, Steve Lawler has been busy with the beats long before genres were but a twinkle in clubland’s eye. Steve Lawler needs no introduction, but he certainly warrants one. You would be hard pushed to find a more in-form, in-demand, exceptionally talented artist, regarded…

Axwell speaks on new single and ten years of Axtone ahead of Axtone Ten release

Axwell speaks on new single and ten years of Axtone ahead of Axtone Ten release Dominating headlines over the past few calendars years as one-half of Axwell Ʌ Ingrosso and one-third ofSwedish House Mafia, Axwell‘s individual credentials have largely been muted in favor of genre-defining collaborations. Now reaching a milestone of a decade releasing some…

Kaskade and Armin van Buuren slated to lead 2015 IMS Singapore

Kaskade and Armin van Buuren slated to lead 2015 IMS Singapore   International Music Summit (IMS) has steadily risen to become a key institution in electronic music since its humble beginnings in Ibiza eight years ago. Earlier this the year, IMS made its way to China, holding a successful inaugural conference in Shanghai geared toward harnessing…

HARDWELL “UNITED WE ARE” REMIX ALBUM

HARDWELL “UNITED WE ARE” REMIX ALBUM Hardwell’s United We Are album, his debut studio album, fell flat at the beginning of this year. Amidst weak singles like “Sally” and an early-year release date, it was quickly passed over by other albums like Madeon’s Adventure and even Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü. Despite a weak album performance, Hardwell has…

BLASTERJAXX OPEN UP ABOUT FUTURE [INTERVIEW]

BLASTERJAXX OPEN UP ABOUT FUTURE [INTERVIEW] Being a DJ isn’t always glamorous. Though fans may see lavish parties, private jets, and celebrity friends, there’s a much different life to be led when the performance is over. The stress can manifest itself physically – long stretches of touring with little to no sleep can result in…

Martin Garrix Takes us to Ibiza

Martin Garrix Takes us to Ibiza EDM’s favorite wunderkind dropped the fourth episode of The Martin Garrix Show yesterday, bringing us to his home in Ibiza, where he goes to relax and work on new music between tour dates and festival appearances. The show then follows the Dutch producer to one of the biggest shows…

CALVIN HARRIS WINS BEST EDM ARTIST

CALVIN HARRIS WINS BEST EDM ARTIST 2015 AMAS Global EDM superstar and part-time Calvin Klein underwear model Calvin Harris might have lost the European Music Awards crown for “Best EDM Artist” to Martin Garrix, but he more than made up for it with his win in the American iteration earlier tonight. This year’s AMAs which served as the 43rd edition saw Calvin Harris…

Hardwell & Armin van Buuren – Off The Hook (Official Music Video)

Hardwell & Armin van Buuren – Off The Hook (Official Music Video) Launching their fresh, distinctive, and smashing joint venture into the world of cross-breed genres and boundary-defying collaborations, Armin van Buuren and Hardwell aim at completely obliterating the hottest clubs on the globe. The respectively former and current #1 DJs in the world allow…

THE BEST US CITIES FOR EDM

THE BEST US CITIES FOR EDM You can take data and manipulate it however you want to show certain results, so it’s no surprise that a group likeGalavantier came up with an infographic describing the best US cities for EDM. Results are based off of three sources that are cross references: DJ Mag’s top 100 DJs,…

THE REDDIT TOP 100 DJ LIST IS

THE REDDIT TOP 100 DJ LIST IS The subreddit r/electronicmusic just released the results from their top 100 DJ poll, and it’s not amazing, but better then DJ Mag’s. Eric Prydz taking the number one spot is a highlight of the list for sure, as he’s a massively influential veteran of dance music, and his…

Top 10 EDM Love Songs of All Time

Top 10 EDM Love Songs of All Time 10.Skrillex – “With You, Friends (Long Drive)” (2010) Ask 10 Skrillex fans what this song means and you’ll get 10 different answers. Sampling a distorted vocal from early cut “I Wish You All The Luck Of The World,” this emotionally charged epic needs no explanation. Loving Lyrics:…

MAN SENTENCED TO 3 YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON FOR ONLINE PIRACY

MAN SENTENCED TO 3 YEARS IN FEDERAL PRISON FOR ONLINE PIRACY Piracy is a huge problem in the music industry, as more and more artists are seeing their online sales dwindle. The man responsible for a significant amount of illegal online distribution was taken to court last fall and has just been sentenced to federal…

An Interview With A Ghost Producer

An Interview With A Ghost Producer Ghost production: Electronic music’s most controversial topic. One of electronic music’s most consistent, longstanding controversies, too: an unfortunate behind-the-scenes reality since day one, the industry’s longstanding reputation for smoke and mirrors (or cloak and daggers) is embodied by ghost production. Currently back on the agenda thanks to DJ Mag’s…

THE NEXT 13 CITIES READY TO RULE DANCE MUSIC

THE NEXT 13 CITIES READY TO RULE DANCE MUSIC While any sonic tourist can Google the world’s top dance music destinations, it pays to dig a little deeper. For years, Berlin has led the way with its clubs, cost of living and creative community, but it’s not the only city with an electronic pulse worth pursuing….

ID&T’S NEW CEO IS A HUGE WIN FOR EDM… HERE’S WHY

ID&T’S NEW CEO IS A HUGE WIN FOR EDM… HERE’S WHY Founder and CEO of Life In Color Sebastian Solano’s promotion to CEO of ID&T North America is a massive win for EDM fans. His new leadership position is reviving our faith in the future of electronic dance music both in North America and beyond….