Martin Garrix, Calvin Harris, The Chainsmokers, more among MTV’s 2017 EMA nominees

MTV’s European Music Awards is ringing its 23rd annual award ceremony on Nov. 12 and is set to be held at The SSE Arena in Wembley, London, UK. The award ceremony typically celebrates the career success of global pop-stars with European crossover appeal. Among the electronic music category nominees are the mainstays of commercial EDM: Calvin Harris, David Guetta, Major Lazer, Martin Garrix and The…

MTV Honors 10 Years of HARD With Documentary

It’s HARD to believe Gary Richards, aka Destructo, and his merry band of mischievous madmen (and women!) have been causin’ a ruckus for a solid decade. The event organizer-turned-label helped break the dance scene in the United States, creating awe-inspiring environments for acts including Justice, Die Antwoord, Skrillex and Boys Noize. The HARD parties that…

Steve Angello Receives Award from MTV for Charity Work

Steve Angello Receives Award from MTV for Charity Work Steve Angello has had an incredible solo career. With his own recording label Size Records, his debut studio album Wild Youth, and countless gigs at festivals, it is no surprise that the Swedish producer has a considerable amount of wealth. Thankfully, Angello is the kind of person who…

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…

Halloween Special – The Genius of Michael Jackson’s Thriller

The Genius of Michael Jackson’s Thriller Watch as we crack into Michael Jackson’s Thriller – the best selling album of ALL TIME! Thriller was a cultural melting pot and was the first album by a black artist to have songs in heavy rotation on MTV. But even though the innovative electronic sound on the album…