Beatsource Welcomes World Renowned DJ and Producer, A-Trak, to Board Position

Beatsource Welcomes World Renowned DJ and Producer, A-Trak, to Board Position LOS ANGELES, CA – AUGUST 20, 2019 – Beatsource, the new digital music service for open-format DJs, announced that Alain Macklovitch (pka A-Trak) has joined its Board of Managers. Beatsource, a joint venture between Beatport and DJcity, is launching its online download store in…

A-Trak Shares New Remix of ‘Ray Ban Vision’

Today, A-Trak releases a new remix of his 2010 hit song ‘Ray Ban Vision,’ featuring CyHi The Prynce, which has earned over 26 million streams to date. He tasked LA producers Casper & B. for the remix after they won a Flosstradamus contest, and they created the perfect 2017 update! Advertising

A-TRAK FLIPS POST MALONE’S “ROCKSTAR” WITH LAUNCHPAD & VINYL ROUTINE

So many videos that A-Trak uploads to YouTube or Facebook are just short snippets of his overall production and DJ techniques… the finished product, if you will. However, with his latest upload, A-Trak delves into the engineering, arrangement and planning that goes into some of his massive cuts. In choosing to flip and scratch Post Malone’s “Rockstar,” A-Trak had…

A-Trak & Baauer Release ‘Fern Gully’ & ‘Dumbo Drop’

DJ and producer pioneers A-Trak and Baauer have joined forces for two new songs ahead of their B2B tour hitting North America throughout November. The new tracks ‘Fern Gully‘ and ‘Dumbo Drop‘ see the artists connect for the first time, resulting in an explosion of creativity and quirky ideas. It’s been a long time since anyone has heard club…

A-Trak Shares Goldie Awards 2017 Recap Video

 A-Trak has shared the official recap video from this year’s inaugural Goldie Awards DJ & Beat Battle. The recap showcases some of the best moments from the sold out event at Brooklyn Steel, featuring highlights from all contestants as well as a look at how the judges picked the winners. Full performance clips for each contestant are…

A-Trak & Baauer Announce Fall Tour

A-Trak & Baauer – Fall Tour 2017 – Both A-Trak and Baauer have made a name for themselves by never conforming in a sea of DJ and producers. Neither of them could ever be pinned to just one genre or trend, and that same versatility makes them an interesting match. Now the two pioneers have announced a special B2B Fall…

Insomniac announces return of Boo! San Francisco

Making it’s awaited return to San Francisco, Insomniachas announced their annual Halloween throwdown, Boo! Hosted on the weekend prior to the annual holiday, the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco will be taken over by a bone-chilling lineup, and thousands of ghoulish attendees over this two-day event. Already securing a spectacularly curated lineup for both days, and co-hosting the…

A-Trak was initially against Kanye West sampling Daft Punk for ‘Stronger’

September 11, 2017 marked the ten-year anniversary of one of Kanye West’s best albums, Graduation. The title track on the album has quite an interesting back-story to it — as shared by Fool’s Gold Recordingshead honcho A-Trak in a recent interview with Billboard. Back then, A-Trak was much more involved in DJing rather than producing music, as he was also Kanye’s tour…

A-Trak Announces Finalist For Goldie Awards

A-Trak – Goldie Awards Finalists – When A-Trak first announced that he was organizing a new DJ and Beat Battle this year, the plan was to select 6 DJs and 6 producers from online submissions and fly them to New York for the event. However, after receiving over 300 videos and seeing the astounding level of these entries,…

Martin Garrix Reveals Full Lineup For Thursdays At Ushuaïa Ibiza

  Martin Garrix – Ushuaïa Ibiza – Martin Garrix has unveiled the complete lineup of world class acts set to join him for his Thursday night slot at Ushuaïa Ibiza next month. Kicking off July 6th and brimming with an array of the world’s finest talent, with tickets already flying off the shelves, these are…

A-Trak’s bold remix of Phantogram’s ‘You Don’t Get Me High Anymore’

Remixing a hit song is sometimes not as straightforward a process as it may seem. Producers are often criticized for “ruining” classics, as it’s difficult to infuse their ideas into the original without damaging its core essence. However, the story is quite different with A-Trak’s recent remix of Phantogram’s hit single, “You Don’t Get Me High…

“Cut It Out!” A-Trak drops a new 54-tracks-in-74 minutes mix

“Cut It Out!” A-Trak drops a new 54-tracks-in-74 minutes mix Attaboy A-Trak. When it comes to inventive and hyper-sonic turntablism, few do it better than Alain Macklovitch. The Fools Gold head honcho is the poster boy for #RealDJing and for good reason. A true tastemaker and DJs DJ, A-Trak’s latest act of showmanship comes in…

A-Trak’s “Parallel Lines” Remix EP Out Now

A-Trak’s “Parallel Lines” Remix EP Out Now A-Trak‘s feel good summer jam “Parallel Lines” featuring Phantogram is already a must-have on any party playlist. The Fool’s Gold founder has enlisted six of dance music’s wildest talents for a“Parallel Lines” remix package programmed like a festival stage in its own right. Each of these new spins on “Parallel Lines” — MSTRKRFT‘s…

A-Trak & Nick Catchdubs Reddit AMA

A-Trak & Nick Catchdubs Reddit AMA Fool’s Gold label founders and renowned DJs A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs are holding a Reddit AMAtoday, May 18th at 4pm EST over on r/Music. The duo will be answering questions about the label, its third-annual Gold Gone Wild tour, and more. Gold Gone Wild is on the road now…

A-Trak “Parallel Lines” New Single ft. Phantogram

A-Trak “Parallel Lines” New Single ft. Phantogram A-Trak has debuted his latest song “Parallel Lines” featuring Phantogram, out May 20th on Fool’s Gold. Zane Lowe premiered the collaboration via Beats 1 this morning and sat with A-Trak for an interview on the new track, his career and the future. The Grammy-nominated producer and Fool’s Gold…

Mysteryland Netherlands Reveals First Phase Lineup: Diplo, Martin Garrix, Afrojack & More

Mysteryland Netherlands Reveals First Phase Lineup: Diplo, Martin Garrix, Afrojack & More Mysteryland has announced the first phase lineup for its 2016 edition, which will take place in Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands from Aug. 27-28. Festival headliners Afrojack, Diplo, and Martin Garrix will be joined by the likes of A-Trak, Boyz Noize, Gorgon City, Robin Schulz and more. More acts will…

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…

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…