MARK SHERRY TALKS ‘CONFIRM HUMANITY’! (Interview)

Thanks for letting us throw some ‘Confirm Humanity’-sized questions at you, Mark – let’s talk! First up then (and probably the most obvious), why – after fifteen or so years as a dedicated singles man, have you decided to go full album!? “Thanks a lot for the interview guys first of all! I suppose there…

GETTER Q&A

What has surprised you most in your career? In recent months, I’ve been so surprised by people’s ability to change with the artist. I went from really heavy ignorant party music, to honest pieces of music and–to my surprise–fans have changed with it (for the most part at least). There was a lot less hate…

The Glitch Mob Announce 2018 North American Fall Tour

THE GLITCH MOB ANNOUNCE 2018  NORTH AMERICAN FALL TOUR FEATURING THE ‘BLADE 2.0’ LIVE SHOW  POWERED BY DELL & ALIENWARE LOS ANGELES, MONTREAL & BROOKLYN AMONG 13 DATES NOW ANNOUNCED ON 20 SHOW FALL TOUR Currently in the midst of a massive 38-date tour (and growing), Los Angeles-based trio Boreta (Justin Boreta), edIT (Edward Ma), and…

Fabric Nightclub Director Says ‘No Pleasure or Relief’ on Night of Reopening

Fabric Nightclub Director Says ‘No Pleasure or Relief’ on Night of Reopening The exterior of Fabric nightclub in London. Strict court-ordered rules and implementations may overshadow success on the eve of London nightclub Fabric’s grand reopening. The famed venue’s license was revoked in September 2016 following the deaths of two young partiers within a six week…

KYGO UNVEILS FULL FASHION LINE, SPEAKS ON KANYE INFLUENCES

KYGO UNVEILS FULL FASHION LINE, SPEAKS ON KANYE INFLUENCES Kygo has just taken the next step in his massively expanding career following his closing performance at the Olympics by releasing his very own fashion line on his website. The collection features Kygo-themed clothing for men and women, including hoodies, t-shirts and headphones. In an exclusive…

DEADMAU5 CALLS OUT CALVIN HARRIS & PRAISES DAFT PUNK

DEADMAU5 CALLS OUT CALVIN HARRIS & PRAISES DAFT PUNK It’s no secret that Deadmau5 loves video games. Apart from his own Diablo III livestreams and enviable character rankings, his roots in the gaming world run deep to the days of Super Nintendo. The Mau5 recently cruised through New York City for a live streamed bout…

Matthias Tanzmann on sixteen years of touring while running a label

Matthias Tanzmann on sixteen years of touring while running a label Matthias Tanzmann redefines the notion of stamina. Sixteen years have passed since Tanzmann founded Moon Harbour Records with partner André Quaas in Leipzig, which he has since helped to become an epicenter of German club culture. Saddling the dual roles of being both a label’s figurehead and…

JACK U TO PREMIERE NEW MUSIC DURING COACHELLA

JACK U TO PREMIERE NEW MUSIC DURING COACHELLA With Jack U scheduled to perform at Coachella on both April 15th and April 22nd weekends, Jack U has some details about new music headed your way. During Major Lazer’s show in Cuba, Diplo spoke to Charlie Rose about plans to release new songs, just in time…

HARDWELL TALKS ABOUT HIS ULTRA SET AND MIAMI MUSIC WEEK

HARDWELL TALKS ABOUT HIS ULTRA SET AND MIAMI MUSIC WEEK   I caught up with Hardwell in the middle of his Revealed North American Bus Tour in Columbus . We talked about life on a bus tour and what it means to have your very own an action figure in the United States. With Ultra and Miami music…

THIS EDM STAR IS CHANGING THE GAME FOR THE MUSIC INDUSTRY

THIS EDM STAR IS CHANGING THE GAME FOR THE MUSIC INDUSTRY At the end of 2015, Norwegian superstar Kygo, broke Spotify records by being the first artist to hit 1 billion plays. And he did it without even releasing an album. In a day and age where music fans use stream services such as Spotify,…

Steve Angello Talks About Hip Hop Past

Steve Angello Talks About Hip Hop Past In a recent interview with Cuepoint, the Greek-Swedish producer/DJ Steve Angello expounded on the part of the Swedish House Mafia documentary, Leave the World Behind, when Ingrosso talks about Angello’s hip hop days. Some fans may not know but Angello was scratching and touring at age 11! “…the…

Kendrick Lamar to be given hometown honour

Kendrick Lamar to be given hometown honour Rapper Kendrick Lamar will be honoured with the Key to the City in his hometown of Compton, California. Mayor Aja Brown will fete the Swimming Pools (Drank) artist during a special ceremony on 13 February (15), when he will be given the key to represent his significant contributions…

Jordan Suckley Talks Trance

Jordan Suckley Talks Trance Jordan Suckley is used to a fast paced life. The past two years of his career have helped him develop immense success with his productions, his own record label, podcast and more.  He emerges as a fierce face on the trance scene, producing records on some of the most prestigious labels…

Get To Know 30 Under 30 Duo Krewella In Their Own Words

Get To Know 30 Under 30 Duo Krewella In Their Own Words Electronic dance music act Krewella had quite a 2015. Between regular Las Vegas club gigs to slots at festivals including Belgium’s Tomorrowland and EDC Las Vegas, Jahan Yousaf, 26, and Yasmine Yousaf, 23, also managed to settle a $5 million lawsuit with founding member Kris Trindl, which had launched…

Hardwell – On Air Radio Show 248

Hardwell – On Air Radio Show 248 Hardwell presents first episode of his On Air show in 2016! In 248th episode we have yet unknown Hardwell Exclusive track, Demo Of The Week from Dustin Lenji, plus many more new EDM tunes… Welcome to the soundtrack of your nightlife! “Hardwell On Air” will give everyone’s weekend that extra boost,…

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”

“ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC WILL NEVER DIE” Stoney Roads recently caught up with Australian duo Slumberjack for a short interview, preceding their performance at SoSueMe’s Xmas bash. Responding to a question about “EDM” dying, they had this to say: We think “EDM” as a genre itself (i.e. super pop mainstream house stuff) may be on the…

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…

NGHTMRE Slams The Holidays With Street VIP (Interview)

NGHTMRE Slams The Holidays With Street VIP (Interview) Hard to believe it’s been less than a year since the release of NGHTMRE’s “Street.” Known as Tyler Marenyi when he’s not on stage blasting minds, this LA producer has absolutely destroyed 2015. Now, after “Street” has graced main stages all summer long to the elation of twerklets everywhere,…

RICHIE HAWTIN IS BEHIND THE MYSTERIOUS PLUS 8 WHITE LABEL RELEASES

RICHIE HAWTIN IS BEHIND THE MYSTERIOUS PLUS 8 WHITE LABEL RELEASES Richie Hawtin explains the vision behind the releases in an interview A couple months back Richie Hawtin and John Acquaviva’s Plus 8 label released a pair of records by supposedly unknown artists. Long-time fans of the label speculated it might be Richie Hawtin himself and…

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…

10 years of Boysnoize Records by Lil Internet

Watch the official documentary on 10 years of Boysnoize Records by Lil Internet Boys Noize has celebrated the ten year anniversary of his label, Boysnoize Records, by staying as busy as possible. As his imprint’s tenth year draws to a close, director Lil Internet has released a short documentary to recapitulate the past year’s extensive…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Changing The Face Of EDM

Changing The Face Of EDM When discussing the process it took to create Wild Youth, Angello appears nostalgic as he thinks about the 3 and a half year period. “I started three and a half years ago. I started it because I wanted to write something that had a meaning and I wanted to tell a…

2015 American Music Awards featuring Pentatonix

2015 American Music Awards featuring Pentatonix Pentatonix is interviewed by Poppy Jamie and Bow Wow on the red carpet at the 43rd Annual American Music Awards. Pentatonix talks about “Choirs Nerds”

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…

Skrillex and Diplo Red Carpet Interview – AMAs 2015

Skrillex and Diplo Red Carpet Interview – AMAs 2015 Skrillex and Diplo is interviewed by Bailee Madison and Frankie Grande on the red carpet at the 43rd Annual American Music Awards. Skrillex and Diplo talks about AMAs

DENNIS FERRER: AMERICAN IN AMSTERDAM

DENNIS FERRER: AMERICAN IN AMSTERDAM Dennis Ferrer shares his best Amsterdam tips… It’s a tale of two cities for Dennis Ferrer, a native New Yorker who has brought his New Amsterdam swagger to Amsterdam, Holland. The half Puerto Rican, half Bermudan DJ-producer is as legendary in his hometown as he is in his recently adopted…

MARTIN GARRIX ANNOUNCES NEXT BIG MOVE SINCE LABEL SPLIT

MARTIN GARRIX ANNOUNCES NEXT BIG MOVE SINCE LABEL SPLIT Garrix experienced firsthand the dangers of big label contracts and the downfalls of traditional label models. The contrasting statements from Martin Garrix and Spinnin’ Records revealed that the wunderkind’s split from the label and MusicAllstars Management was due to prolonged disputes over ownership rights. Back in…

AFROJACK: “I’M NOT EDM”

AFROJACK: “I’M NOT EDM” In an interview with Asian Age published yesterday, this year’s #8 DJ stated “I’m not EDM.” Afrojack has been an integral supporter and pioneer in the Dirty Dutch scene nearly since its inception, but his public persona has been marred in recent years due to wild stunts and antics, not to mention lackluster…

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…

Tube & Berger on rock ‘n’ roll, EDM culture, and major labels

Tube & Berger on rock ‘n’ roll, EDM culture, and major labels Tube & Berger are some of the more outspoken producers within the underground community; and with good reason — the duo have been releasing quality dance music for over a decade. The German house music stalwarts are currently celebrating 10 years of Kittball: their esteemed imprint…

WATCH DEADMAU5 TALK VIDEO GAMES, MUSIC, LIVE EVENTS & MORE [VIDEO]

WATCH DEADMAU5 TALK VIDEO GAMES, MUSIC, LIVE EVENTS & MORE [VIDEO] Deadmau5 recently sat down with fashion retailer Hot Topic for a chitchat, where he revealed quite a bit of information about video games, music he’s working on (or isn’t rather!), and reinventing his live-sets. To kick off, he admitted to being “lazy as shit for the past…

Listen to Swedish House Mafia Interview Deadmau5 [Video]

Listen to Swedish House Mafia Interview Deadmau5 [Video] Before Swedish House Mafia went their separate ways, the trio commanded top billing at pretty much every festival and event. Very few producers matched their prestige, but one of those fellow A-listers continues to top every festival’s bill even after his years of trolling and egging on his contemporaries. That…