DUSTIN HOLTSBERRY MAKES FORM MUSIC DEBUT WITH ‘VALKYRIE’ EP

2019 has already been a prolific year for POPOF’s FORM Music. Following the release of Karden’s critically acclaimed ‘Racing the Moon’ EP on February 8, and the second volume of the label’s vinyl-only compilation series ‘Reformers’ back in January, the formidable Frenchman’s long-running techno imprint now announces an impressive new EP from up-and-coming American artist,…

SASHA & JOHN DIGWEED ARE POSSIBLY REUNITING IN SEPTEMBER

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HOW TO GET YOUR NEXT MUSIC PROJECT SUCCESSFULLY FUNDED BY OTHERS

HOW TO GET YOUR NEXT MUSIC PROJECT SUCCESSFULLY FUNDED BY OTHERS Yes It’s True, And We’ll Tell You How We already know what you’re thinking, “say what?!” This may sound completely far fetched and unrealistic, but this is 100% real thanks to crowdfunding platforms such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Whereas some may think crowdfunding campaigns…

Meet The Highest-Paid DJs Of 2015

Meet The Highest-Paid DJs Of 2015 From Calvin Harris to Deadmau5, FORBES counts down the EDM cash kings who earned the most money in the last 12 months.

‘Glee’ Alum Alex Newell Drops Epic ’90s House Banger ‘This Ain’t Over’

‘Glee’ Alum Alex Newell Drops Epic ’90s House Banger ‘This Ain’t Over’ Since his time on Fox‘s Glee as Unique Adams, Alex Newell has been preparing for his pop music takeover, one incredible song at a time. Following his debut single, an effervescent, ’80s inspired cover of Sigma’s “Nobody to Love,” Newell turned out three collaborations, all…

5 ARTISTS THAT ARE DOMINATING THE EDM CIRCUIT IN INDIA

5 ARTISTS THAT ARE DOMINATING THE EDM CIRCUIT IN INDIA India’s thriving EDM scene traces back to the 1980s, originating with a trance movement in the city of Goa. Since then, it has adopted and built upon a broadened spectrum of club-driven sounds that now rivals many of its European and American counterparts. Thanks to festivals…

Flux Pavilion create a track in 10 minutes

 Flux Pavilion create a track in 10 minutes FACT TV’s “Against the Clock” series presents producers with the daunting task of creating an original track in ten minutes. Joshua Steele, or Flux Pavilion, is the latest artist to undertake the challenge, which is certainly no easy feat, given the maturity of composition fans have come to…

BILLBOARD’S 10 DANCE ARTISTS TO WATCH IN 2016

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7 WAYS EDM MADE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE IN 2015

7 WAYS EDM MADE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE IN 2015 In an effort to reflect on 2015 and inspire an even more beautiful 2016, Founder and chair of Electronic Music Alliance (EMA) Janine Jordan compiled all of the great work they were able to achieve with the help of supporting electronic music artists and…

UMEK – Console Generation

UMEK – Console Generation UMEK delivers right before the end of the year his new techno track ‘Console Generation‘ which will definitely not leave you standing. OUT NOW on his own 1605 Music imprint! There are eight generations of consoles. From the super old Ataris to Playstations, Xboxes and Wiis. You can sing, play the…

Chocolate Puma – Jegog

Chocolate Puma – Jegog Dutch duo Chocolate Puma signs for the sixth release on Spinnin’ Premium, giving away their popular tune ‘Jegog‘ as a free download. As with every Premium release, the track will be available for free for the next two weeks: Now these guys know how to drop classics, they’ve almost invented the…

Skrillex Releases Remix on Christmas for Charity [Video]

Skrillex Releases Remix on Christmas for Charity [Video] Christmas is here, and one of EDM’s most iconic artists decided to spread some holiday cheer for not only the fans but a number of charities as well. Skrillex unveiled a new remix of his track “Stranger,” remixed by the man himself and now featuring Tennyson and White Sea. The remix released in…

Ummet Ozcan Presents Innerstate EP 70

Ummet Ozcan Presents Innerstate EP 70 This new tune was featured in Ummet’s latest Innerstate Radio ep70. Listen here: Pierce Fulton – Landmines (Murtagh Remix) Modern Machines – Waiting For You Ummet Ozcan – On The Run Sultan & Shepard ft. Denny White – Dont Let Me Down Hook N Sling Dash Berlin feat. Christon…

TOP 10 DANCE TRACKS OF 2015 ON BEATPORT

TOP 10 DANCE TRACKS OF 2015 ON BEATPORT The BeatStats are in! Check out the tracks that raked in the most points for 2015. Beatport’s point system works as follows: a song earns 100 points for a No. 1 spot in the Top 100 charts and 1 point for position 100. Here are the top…

Joe Stone remixes ‘Eagle Eyes’ by Felix Jaehn & Lost Frequencies

Joe Stone remixes ‘Eagle Eyes’ by Felix Jaehn & Lost Frequencies Joe Stone turning a precious diamond into an even brighter piece of beauty. ‘Eagle Eyes‘ byFelix Jaehn, Lost Frequencies & Linying gets a house rework for the ages, featuring lovely chord progressions and piano sentiments, meanwhile keeping the groove pumping like it’s 1999. Major…

John Dahlbäck Reveals New Single from ‘Saga’ Album

John Dahlbäck Reveals New Single from ‘Saga’ Album To celebrate his album Saga, now available for pre-order, Swedish house music producer John Dahlbäck dropped a new single “Where You Are” featuring Lovestarrs. Excited by Lovestarr’s electrifying vocal contribution, ‘Where You Are’ is the next treasure residing in John Dahlbäck’s ‘Saga’ album. Filled with pounding bass…

Glenn Morrison talks about new album ‘Into The Deep’

Glenn Morrison talks about new album ‘Into The Deep’ Glenn Morrison‘s new artist album ‘Into The Deep‘ was released few weeks ago and now we have an exclusive interview with the producer. Glenn reveals all details and his thoughts about this album. You can stream it below the interview and grab your copy on beatport here. Hallo, Glenn!…

“ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC WILL NEVER DIE”

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R3hab – Hakuna Matata (Hardwell Edit)

R3hab – Hakuna Matata (Hardwell Edit) Dutch electro house maestro R3hab debuts on Hardwell‘s Revealed Recordings with his new tune ‘Hakuna Matata‘. Hardwell made an edit of this track, which is now available on beatport.com. R3hab is by now one of the most prolific DJs in the electro genre, early in his career signed at Afrojack’s Wall…

Oliver Heldens Makes Cameo In New FISSA Movie

Oliver Heldens Makes Cameo In New FISSA Movie Last week we reported on the monster new collaboration between Oliver Heldens & Throttle, and now we have more information about what is sure to be one of the best collaborations the artists have ever done. Although we were only treated to a low quality teaser last…

Eric Prydz Sits with Resident Advisor for Massive Interview

Eric Prydz Sits with Resident Advisor for Massive Interview If you’re a big fan of progressive house/techno legend Eric Prydz, then there’s a massive interview you have to check out right away. The Swede responsible for gargantuan anthems like “Pjanoo”, “Call On Me”, and “Every Day” along with announcing his new album and tour slated…

Markus Schulz GDJB: Year In Review 2015

Markus Schulz GDJB: Year In Review 2015 This week’s broadcast is a special episode, as Markus presents a reflection of the biggest melodies and moments influenced by the fans on the show over the past twelve months, in the annual Year in Review, a 42 track mix. A special edition of the Global DJ Broadcast,…

Hardwell announces North American Bus Tour in 2016

Hardwell announces North American Bus Tour in 2016 Hardwell North American Bus Tour 2016 with Kill The Buzz & Thomas Newson The Dutch dance titan, Hardwell, announces an eleven-stop North American bus tour that will hit major cities across the United States and Canada, kicking off in February and stretching through March 2016. Fresh off…

Best Of 2015 Year Mix Spinnin’ Records

Best Of 2015 Year Mix Spinnin’ Records Looking back at an amazing 2015, Spinnin’ Records proudly presents The Best Of 2015 Year Mix! 62 tracks in 2,5 hours. Tunes from the best producers such as EDX, Tiesto, Oliver Heldens, KSHMR, Martin Solveig, Sander van Doorn and many more. Spinnin’ Records 2016 Future Hits going live…

Best Of British Awards 2015 winners announced

Best Of British Awards 2015 winners announced DJ Magazine announced the winners of its Best Of British Awards 2015 covering the UK’s best’ DJs, producers, nightlife and festivals at a star-studded bash at Heaven, London. This year’s winners include Fabio & Grooverider, Fabric, Defected, Carl Cox, Annie Mac, Skepta,Chemical Brothers, Nocturnal Sunshine, Revenge, Bicep, Greg…

PICK YOUR FAVORITE STAR WARS EDM TUNE

PICK YOUR FAVORITE STAR WARS EDM TUNE Star Wars: The Force Awakens comes out today! To celebrate we picked a few of our favorite electronic tunes that remix or sample music from Star Wars. Pick your favorite in our poll, or let us know in the comments if your favorite isn’t listed! Binary Suns (Coyote…

THE BIGGEST NEW YEARS EDM EVENTS AROUND THE WORLD

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Martin Solveig ‘+1’ Remixes by Tujamo, Bart B More, Format:B

Martin Solveig ‘+1’ Remixes by Tujamo, Bart B More, Format:B Martin Solveig‘s big tune ‘+1‘ getting some huge reworks here, kicking off with a funky tech exercise by Format.B, followed by Tujamo incorporating a bit more of the original rhythm while adding some of his own characteristic bouncy sounds. Blonde on his turn creates a…

Don Diablo – I’ll House You feat. Jungle Brothers (VIP Mix)

Don Diablo – I’ll House You feat. Jungle Brothers (VIP Mix) [Spinnin] Don Diablo on a roll as he reworks dance classic ‘I’ll House You‘ by Jungle Brothers. The original groove gets refreshed with cool melodics before the don delivers a vintage drop, high on energy without losing the character of the old skool track….

Zedd’s Second True Colors Single Goes Gold

Zedd’s Second True Colors Single Goes Gold Zedd’s sophomore album True Colors, released May 2015, continues to rack up accolades. The first single “I Want You To Know” with Selena Gomez already went Platinum after selling over a million copies, and now the EDM superstar has announced that the second single “Beautiful Now” has been…

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…

Hardwell’s ‘World’s Biggest Guestlist’ Concert

History was made in Mumbai with Hardwell’s ‘World’s Biggest Guestlist’ Concert Hardwell’s ‘World’s Biggest Guestlist’ Concert in Mumbai, India From record crowds to special guests and hundreds of thousands of people around the world watching history unfold live across almost 80 countries, the spectacular charity concert of the ‘World’s Biggest Guestlist‘, featuring Dutch dance music…

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…

DEADMAU5 TO BIEBER – “IT’S NOT YOUR FUCKING ALBUM…”

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NIGHTMRE Drops Unreleased Remix of Zhu & Skrillex’s “Working For It”

NIGHTMRE Drops Unreleased Remix of Zhu & Skrillex’s “Working For It” LA based producer NGHTMRE surprised fans the other day with the live debut of a new, unreleased remix of Zhu & Skrillex’s “Working For It.” The original collab appeared on Zhu’sGenesis Series EP released on November 6.

KSHMR & Marnik – Bazaar (Sunburn Goa 2015 Anthem)

KSHMR & Marnik – Bazaar (Sunburn Goa 2015 Anthem) KSHMR and Marnik at their best, as they drop new hot tune ‘Bazaar‘ – official Sunburn Goa2015 anthem. It’s a record incorporating sweet Indian vocals, amazing synth work and a highly addictive melody. Altogether, the track is a crowdpleasing monster, big, bold and seductive! Held in…

NINJA TUNE: “THE MAIN REASON WE’RE STILL HERE IS THAT WE DIDN’T STOP.”

NINJA TUNE: “THE MAIN REASON WE’RE STILL HERE IS THAT WE DIDN’T STOP.” Trailblazing Indie Label Celebrates 25 Years of Cold Cuts In the mid-1980s, as New York’s Hip-Hop culture and egalitarian approach to making music drifted overseas, Matt Black and Jonathan Moore, two nerdy British blokes, worked as part time DJs, spinning rare grooves…

Music Weekly Charts

Music Weekly Charts Cool Cuts Chart This week’s #1 Cool Cuts chart track is hot acid electro house workout ‘Rinse & Repeat‘ fromRiton feat. Kah-Lo. Listen this hypnotic track here and check full Top 20 chart below: The Cool Cuts is the UK’s leading tastemaker dance chart compiled from reactions from tastemaker DJs and the Cool Cuts panel,…

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…

Oliver Heldens Drops New HI-LO Single “Ooh La La”

Oliver Heldens Drops New HI-LO Single “Ooh La La” After making fans hungry with a teaser video the other day, Heldens released a new single under his HI-LO moniker via his Heldeep Records last night. The new single, titled “Ooh La La” is available for purchase on Beatport. Check out the full stream below…

“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…

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…

#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…

Grammy Nominations 2016: Diplo and Skrillex Lead Dance Music

Grammy Nominations 2016: Diplo and Skrillex Lead Dance Music The 2016 Grammy Awards nominees were announced this morning (December 7th) and delivered some surprises to fans, but unfortunately dance music was kicked to the curb once again. Kendrick Lamar earned 11 nominations, where both Taylor Swift and The Weeknd received 7 nominations. For the Grammy’s…

Eric Prydz Celebrates EPIC in 5th Beats Show

Eric Prydz Celebrates EPIC in 5th Beats Show This week was a huge one for Eric Prydz fans, as the legendary producer announced not only the release date of his debut Eric Prydz album but also that he is embarking on an EPIC tour. The tour is already such a smashing success that both NY…

Martin Garrix Freshens Up His Spotify Playlist With The Best New Music Around

Martin Garrix Freshens Up His Spotify Playlist With The Best New Music Around Martin Garrix is continuing his evolution as a taste-maker. Between the announcement of his own label and regular mix event, the Martin Garrix Show, it’s clear that the youngster wants to impart more than just his own productions on his fans. Said evolution continues…

KP Recordings Best of 2015 Episode 1

KP Recordings Best of 2015 Episode 1 We are very proud to present you our release KP221 from KP Recordings Best of 2015 Episode 1 will be released this Monday on Beatport !!! Release Date on Beatport : Dec.07.2015 KP Recordings Best Of 2015 Episode 1 1-Amijn Bayer – Malycka (Original Mix) 2-Bote – Infinity…

Hardwell presents ‘United We Are Remixed’ album Out Now

Hardwell presents ‘United We Are Remixed’ album Out Now Ten months after the success of Hardwell’s debut album, United We Are, Revealed Recordingsunveils the hotly anticipated follow-up record, United We Are Remixed. OUT NOW! Beatport Download: United We Are Remixed by Hardwell! Back in January, United We Are hit the top spot on the Beatport charts,…

What The AMA’s Mean For EDM

What The AMA’s Mean For EDM With the words “For Your Consideration” being plastered all over billboards and newspapers in larger and larger print, it’s clear that awards season is ramping up. The Grammy nominations will be out December 7th and the Oscar nominations will be announced January 14th, 2016. While these award shows in…

#LISTENPARIS2015

#LISTENPARIS2015 BEATPORT TAPS DJS WORLDWIDE TO HELP FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE WITH 24 HOUR LIVE STREAM Beatport has rallied it’s network of DJs and producers to contribute to the #ListenParis2015 climate change awareness initiative. Artists from all over the world have provided a custom soundtrack a worldwide silent disco and communal music event taking place during the…

EDC Mexico unveils massive 2016 lineup with Martin Garrix, Alesso

EDC Mexico unveils massive 2016 lineup with Martin Garrix, Alesso Insomniac’s EDC has a multi-continent presence that affirms its global takeover as one of the biggest festivals in the world. To kick off 2016, EDC ushers the Mexico edition into its third year with a massive lineup. Headlining sets from international superstars like Above &…

FROM BEING HOMELESS TO PRODUCING FOR BEYONCE

FROM BEING HOMELESS TO PRODUCING FOR BEYONCE Jordan Asher, aka BOOTS – you may not know his name, but you’ve almost certainly heard his music. I first encountered BOOTS on the second Run the Jewels album last year, featured on the tune Early. But I didn’t really know who he was until recently, after seeing…

MARTIN GARRIX WITHDRAWS LAWSUIT AGAINST SPINNIN RECORDS

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Eric Prydz announces debut album ‘OPUS’

Eric Prydz announces debut album ‘OPUS’ Eric Prydz announces debut album ‘OPUS’ Eric Prydz made two big announcements: the release date of his debut album ‘OPUS‘ and Phase 1 of his EPIC 4.0 tour. Highly anticipated LP ‘OPUS‘ will be released on Virgin Records February 5th 2016. We will inform you about any tracklist news…

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…

Amsterdam Dance Event presents: RESONATE

Amsterdam Dance Event reveals RESONATE documentary Amsterdam Dance Event came and went with the industry’s largest stars descending on a dance music mecca for the annual fall festival. Now affording fans the opportunity to give an inside look at what inspires a plethora of the genre’s biggest names, a new documentary has emerged. Featuring interviews with…

Darius Syrossian Music is more important than anything else

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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…

Armin van Buuren and Hardwell immortalized with their own action figure

Armin van Buuren and Hardwell immortalized with their own action figure Armin van Buuren and Hardwell immortalized with their own action figure Hardwell and Armin van Buuren received the first copies of their own action figures. Dutch stand-up comedian (and friend of Hardwell) Guido Weijers handed over the first few figurines to the musicians. Even…

Tiesto & Tony Junior – Get Down

Tiesto & Tony Junior – Get Down  Tiesto Check out Tiësto‘s new collaboration with Tony Junior called ‘Get Down‘. Release date is set to December 28th via Musical Freedom imprint. Watch live performance of ‘Get Down‘ @ Amsterdam Music Festival: For the Grammy Award-nominated electronic dance music icon making music is about giving. He’s gone from…

HARDWELL SITS DOWN WITH DUTCH ACTRESS CHANTAL JANZEN

HARDWELL SITS DOWN WITH DUTCH ACTRESS CHANTAL JANZEN [VIDEO] The newest episode of Dutch musical actress Chantal Janzen‘s television series Chantal Sleeps Over sees her spending some time in the temporary apartment of Hardwell, asking him questions about his girlfriend and personal life. Famous in the region for spending a day with popular Dutch stars and filming their…

Major Lazer Releases 5 New Tracks with Peace Is The Mission Extended

Major Lazer Releases 5 New Tracks with Peace Is The Mission Extended Major Lazer has released Peace Is The Mission Extended, as Diplo promised back in October. The extended version of their third studio album which was released in June and features the massive hit “Lean On,” features five all new tracks. Check out the…

Axwell – Axtone Podcast 015 27-11-2015

Axwell – Axtone Podcast 015 27-11-2015 Listen new Axtone Podcast from Axwell! In what is sure to be the highlight of the well-received podcast series thus far, Axtone Records rounds off 2015 by welcoming owner and talisman Axwell, to the airwaves of ‘Axtone Presents’. Episode fifteen comes alongside Axtone’s tenth anniversary with an accompanying slew…