Julian Jordan & Seth Hills Deliver New Dancefloor Demon ‘Backfire’ On STMPD RCRDS

 Julian Jordan teams up with STMPD RCRDS‘ recent recruit Seth Hills to show the world what the Dutch can do in 2019. Following on from the success of Jordan‘s recent single ‘Need You‘ and other monsters like ‘Never Tired Of You,’ ‘Tell Me The Truth‘ and ‘Glitch‘ with Martin Garrix, ‘Backfire‘ looks set to build on great streaming numbers Jordan has already picked…

Deorro + Elvis Crespo + Henry Fong “Pica” Ultra Music

Following the massive international success of their first collaboration “Bailar,” which won a Billboard Latin Music Award in 2017, Deorro and GRAMMY® and LATIN GRAMMY® award-winning Latin superstar Elvis Crespo have teamed up again – this time with the help of Henry Fong for the release of the hot new dance track “Pica” out now on Ultra Music. Download “Pica” The high energy “Pica” is the perfect fusion…

Spinnin’ Hotel Presents 2019 Lineups For Miami Events

Spinnin’ Records proudly announces the first names of the fourth edition of its renowned Spinnin’ Hotel during this year’s Miami Music Week. Taking place from Wednesday the 27th to Sunday the 31st of March, the event will feature five consecutive pool parties showcasing some of the label’s most well-known artists. Purchase Tickets Here The five-day…

These are the winners for the inaugural Electronic Music Awards

On Thursday, September 21, Los Angeles played host to the first-ever Electronic Music Awards. Taking place in Willow Studios, in the Arts District of Downtown LA, the event was touted as something of an ‘anti-awards show.’ There were no speeches, no celebrity monologues, no red carpet. Rather, the event was meant to embody the spirit of dance music…

Electronic Music Awards will Live Stream on Twitter

The Electronic Music Awards (EM Awards) is set to kick off on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at a multi-stage warehouse venue in Los Angeles’ Downtown Arts District. The event will be broadcasted live for the world to participate via Twitter. Live broadcasting starts at 7:47 PM PST. Fans can access the live stream at theemawards.twitter.com. “WE ARE EXCITED TO LIVE STREAM THE…

MasterClass Introduces Electronic Music Production With Deadmau5

MasterClass Introduces Electronic Music Production With Deadmau5 MasterClass & Deadmau5 – MasterClass, the education platform, today announced that iconic electronic music producer Joel Thomas Zimmerman, also known as deadmau5, joins its roster of instructors to teach his MasterClass on electronic music production. Deadmau5 has changed modern electronic music with his unique synths, melodies and beats….

REDDIT DROPS ITS ELECTRONIC MUSIC YEARMIX 2016 & IT’S 24 HOURS LONG

REDDIT DROPS ITS ELECTRONIC MUSIC YEARMIX 2016 & IT’S 24 HOURS LONG Reddit is an incredible community depending on how you use it. For the lads at /r/electronicmusic, the main subreddit for dance music, this means a lot of collaboration and patience went into creating this year’s Yearmix. The audio itself is split into four…

IMS Engage 2016 Announces First Speaker Pairings: James Barton, Lee Anderson

IMS Engage 2016 Announces First Speaker Pairings: James Barton, Lee Anderson IMS Engage 2016 panels taking place in Los Angeles on April 21, 2016. IMS Engage — the North American off-shoot of famed industry conference International Music Summit — returns to Los Angeles on April 21. The annual gathering has become a melting pot of…

SEE THE GENRES THAT USE GHOST PRODUCERS THE MOST

SEE THE GENRES THAT USE GHOST PRODUCERS THE MOST Thump recently did an interview with one of the people behind edmghostproducer.com, a business designed to connect anonymous ghost producers to “artists” and labels looking to purchase their work. They discussed the different perspectives on ghost production, and shared some statistics from their service. Most interesting…

IS THE WORLD POISED FOR THE NEXT BIG EDM TAKEOVER?

IS THE WORLD POISED FOR THE NEXT BIG EDM TAKEOVER? Electronic music has long been a global phenomenon. After the death of disco in the late 70s, American dance music was largely underground until the beginning of the current decade. Although the UK dubstep scene became the powder keg for the American mainstream electronic conglomerate,…

Tiesto Honored For Contribution To Electronic Music

Tiesto Honored For Contribution To Electronic Music It is a common saying in the entertainment industry that the more haters you have, the better you are doing. That statement seems to be quite true for Tiesto. While it may seem like there are many people who are unhappy with his departure from trance, there are…

Electronic Music Awards Unveils the Host of the Inaugural Event

Electronic Music Awards Unveils the Host of the Inaugural Event The first-ever Electronic Music Awards and Foundation, which will take place April 14th in Los Angeles and will air on FOX April 23rd, will see the presenting of such awards as Single of the Year, Album of the Year, Radio Show of the Year and…

Electronic Music Awards and Foundation announce their inaugural nominees

Electronic Music Awards and Foundation announce their inaugural nominees The categories and nominees for the first iteration of the Electronic Music Awards and Foundation have been announced. The seven categories each hold five nominations and “reflect dance music trends on a global level bringing together DJs, producers, clubs and brands that represent a wide range…

Pete Tong on Why L.A. Is the Capital of Electronic Music

Pete Tong on Why L.A. Is the Capital of Electronic Music Pete Tong is no mere radio DJ. He’s quite possibly the most influential DJ in the universe. From his BBCEssential Mix to his own club and festival DJ bookings to his consulting, music supervision, A&R and music conferences, the dude is everywhere. The Londoner…

“ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC WILL NEVER DIE”

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David Guetta Named Billboard’s Top Dance/Electronic Artist Of The Year

David Guetta Named Billboard’s Top Dance/Electronic Artist Of The Year Looking back at this year’s top performers, most people would expect the number one electronic artist to be whoever they like the most or thought had the most successful year; for many people,David Guetta would not be the first producer to come to mind. However, Billboard would…

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…

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…

Televisor – Remember Me By

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BRAND NEW VINYL PRESSING MACHINES

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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…

Hardwell explains his new Zelda-inspired remix

Hardwell explains his new Zelda-inspired remix Deadmau5 and Zedd are not the only producers who have a penchant for gaming. In a recent interview with The Game Awards, Hardwell revealed his soft spot for video games — more specifically, Nintendo 64′s The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. When Nintendo initially approached the Dutch DJ seeking…

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…

Avicii releases official video for ‘Broken Arrows’

Avicii releases official video for ‘Broken Arrows’ You won’t see Avicii or Zac Brown in this video, but that doesn’t take away from the genius of the official visuals for “Broken Arrow.” Following the story of Olympian Dick Fosbury and the way he reinvented the standard technique for the high jump, Avicii’s latest video is…

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…

TOUCHING TRIBUTE TO PARIS USES DAFT PUNK’S “AROUND THE WORLD”

TOUCHING TRIBUTE TO PARIS USES DAFT PUNK’S “AROUND THE WORLD” In the wake of this weekend’s attacks on Paris, many artists have voiced their concern and solidarity with France. Others have taken to creating their own tribute music. But still, nothing quite matches the impact of one of France’s best exports to the musical world, Daft Punk….

BEATPORT IS ‘VERY SORRY’ FOR KEEPING LABEL MONEY – AND IT’S PAYING UP

BEATPORT IS ‘VERY SORRY’ FOR KEEPING LABEL MONEY – AND IT’S PAYING UP AUGUST 8, 2015  BY TIM INGHAM Beatport has confirmed that its latest quarterly royalty distributions to labels will be processed next week – with SFX box Robert Sillerman personally apologising for the “deeply embarrassing” and “inexcusable” decision to freeze Q2 payments. As…