FUSE announces its USA debut. N.Y.C, Miami, Chicago & L.A.

Continuing the FUSE10: A Decade of Rave tour through 2019 Four events, in four cities. February 2019 New York, Miami, Chicago and Los Angeles. All dates featuring: Enzo Siragusa, Archie Hamilton, Seb Zito. FUSE is ever evolving. Following an amazing leg of sold-out FUSE10 shows in the UK that celebrated 10 years of the brand,…

Maximono Sets Out On North American Tour Following New Dirtybird Selects EP

This summer, DIRTYBIRD favorites Maximono will launch into a 13-stop trek across North America celebrating the release of their new EP, ‘Non Sense’—out on Dirtybird Selects May 12th. The 2-track EP culminates on years of honing their skills within multiple genres and playing out on dance floors all over the world. Now the boys will…

Lollapalooza drops 2017 lineup

Chicago’s premier music festival, Lollapalooza, is set to return to Grant Park from August 3-6. The festival has now announced its full lineup for the prodigious 4-day affair. Topping the 2017 bill are Muse, Arcada Fire, The Killers, and most notably, hometown hero Chance the Rapper. Fresh off three Grammy wins, it will likely serve as one…

Autograf samples Tupac’s ‘Changes’ in farewell tribute to President Obama

Autograf samples Tupac’s ‘Changes’ in farewell tribute to President Obama Tuesday, January 13, Barack Obama addressed the public for the last time as President of the United States in his hometown of Chicago. Marking the end of his eight-year tenure, Obama’s televised farewell speech inspired the millions of Americans who believe his dual-term to be one of the most…

CHICAGO’S MAMBY ON THE BEACH FESTIVAL DELIVERS FIRST PHASE OF 2016 LINE UP

CHICAGO’S MAMBY ON THE BEACH FESTIVAL DELIVERS FIRST PHASE OF 2016 LINE UP Chicago’s premier beachfront music and arts festival will be returning to Oakwood Beach this Fourth of July weekend for the event’s second annual installment of incredible indie and dance music acts. Last year, the festival saw unforgettable performances from Cashmere Cat, ZHU,…

North Coast Music Festival announces full lineup

North Coast Music Festival announces full lineup headlined by Odesza, Bassnectar, Zedd Chicago’s North Coast Music Festival returns to Union Park for Labor Day Weekend with a stacked phase one lineup. The first day of the festival, Friday, September 2, features a closing performance from Seattle duo ODESZA in their NCMF debut. Bassnectar will be…

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…

Cut Snake Premieres ‘Magic’ Off Forthcoming EP

Cut Snake Premieres ‘Magic’ Off Forthcoming EP Riding on the heels of their U.S. tour announcement, Australian duo Cut Snake have revealed the title track off their forthcoming Magic EP. The infectious tech house cut will be joined by “Hocus Pocus” on March 11 via Warner Bros. Records as a two-track release. Cut Snake will be kicking off…

Lollapalooza Berlin lineup set with Radiohead, Major Lazer, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike

Lollapalooza Berlin lineup set with Radiohead, Major Lazer, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Last year, the Chicago-based Lollapalooza series expanded to Europe for a multi-day festival in Berlin, Germany. As Lollapalooza Berlin enters their second year, they bring an all-star lineup to match the festival’s growing popularity. Radiohead and Major Lazer are set to headline…

Spring Awakening Announces 5th Anniversary At Brand New Venue

Spring Awakening Announces 5th Anniversary At Brand New Venue Spring Awakening Music Festival has just officially announced the location of its 5th Anniversary: JACKSON PARK, also known as the site of the historic World’s Fair. Spring Awakening will be held June 10th through 12th. “Over the past year we’ve explored potential venues that have bigger footprints, and with 500+…

CLAUDE VONSTROKE & GREEN VELVET RELEASE THEIR DEBUT EP AS GET REAL

CLAUDE VONSTROKE & GREEN VELVET RELEASE THEIR DEBUT EP AS GET REAL Mind Yo Bizness / Snuffaluffagus is the duo’s first release and an introduction to their distinct sound Get Real, the collaborative project from Green Velvet & Claude VonStroke, was born from a late night b2b set that led to CVS joining Green Velvet…

WATCH HOUSE MUSIC MAKE THE NEWS FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 1986

WATCH HOUSE MUSIC MAKE THE NEWS FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 1986 Back in 1986, House music was just beginning to make its way out of the underground Today, House music is bigger than ever, but it wasn’t always like this. The genre was born in the underground and once it crawled it’s way out,…

KYGO’S EPIC SURPRISE GUEST

KYGO’S EPIC SURPRISE GUEST Kygo finished his sold-out Cloud Nine North America Tour, with a show at Navy Pier in Chicago last night. He surprised fans by bringing out R. Kelly during his set, to perform his remix of Ignition. Kygo has been on a roll the last year, and it seems like there is…

THESE 15 DANCE MUSIC CITIES WERE CROWNED THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME

THESE 15 DANCE MUSIC CITIES WERE CROWNED THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME Billboard just released its list ranking the 15 Greatest Dance Music Cities Of All Time. That’s quite a feat. How do you think they did? 15. Montreal: Not only was this Canadian city a hotbed for disco in the 70s, but it’s maintained…

Darin Epsilon 8day Montreal Podcast

Darin Epsilon 8day Montreal Podcast Internationally acclaimed DJ, producer, radio host, and label owner Darin Epsilon is often referred to as a leader of the Progressive & Tech House scene. His Perspectives radio show and podcast, along with his frequent guest appearances on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio allow him to reach tens of thousands of listeners…

Claude Vontroke and Green Velvet announce first official Get Real US tour

Claude Vontroke and Green Velvet announce first official Get Real US tour It is time to Get Real, North America. Claude Vonstroke and his newly established partner in crime, Green Velvet, are taking their freshly minted side-project Get Real on the road. Announcing their first official tour stretch, Claude and Velvet are primed for a…

Martin Garrix’s New Piano-Driven Animals VIP Is Absolutely Epic [Video]

Martin Garrix’s New Piano-Driven Animals VIP Is Absolutely Epic [Video] Martin Garrix played his first ever show in Ohio this past weekend at Prime Social Group‘s Hauntedfest. Garrix had taken a few weeks off after the Amsterdam Music Festival and the release of the DJ mag top 100. After being declared the #3 DJ, Hauntedfest was…