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The Next Revolución: Adventures in Modern Mexican Dance Music | Pitchfork

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The Chainsmokers, Diplo, Discwoman Named Billboard's 2017 Dance Music Power Players

<i>Billboard</i> has named Adam Alpert, the Chainsmokers' manager, as well as DJs and producers like Steve Aoki, Diplo, and DJ Snake to their list of the Power Players in dance music for 2017.<p>"Under his guidance," the publication wrote about Alpert, "The Chainsmokers have won a Grammy award, four …

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China dances to a new, electronic beat

It is midnight and the usually busy streets of Beijing are silent, but Dada Club, a small music venue hidden in an old narrow hutong is just about to …

Electronic Music

Spotify playlist: 50 overlooked classics

A spotlight on dance music's forgotten gems

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DJDS collabs with Amber Mark on cathartic new single “Trees on Fire”

by Chris June 16, 2017 12:00 AM<p>DJDS teams up with future massive star Amber Mark, who takes the duo’s soulful, anthemic dance music to another level …

Indie Music

Figuring Out Why Americans Sound So Great on House Records

Some key differences between the UK and America: we Brits spell aluminium correctly and they eat arugula, we have a monarchy and they load washing machines from the top. Despite our differences though, we've lived in relative harmony as brothers divided only by 5,000 miles of water, striding …

Electronic Music

Industry Insider: Jacob Moesgaard of AM Explains the Revival of Vinyl

Vinyl is at an all-time high right now and it's pretty incredible to watch the revival happen in tandem with the digital age. The recent boom …

Vinyl Records

DJ Sports: Modern Species Album Review | Pitchfork

Like a lot of artists in underground dance music right now, Aarhus, Denmark’s 11-person Regelbau collective are happy to keep things mysterious. Their releases, spread across a handful of artist-run labels including Regelbau, Help Recordings, No Hands, and PARTNERS, are mostly available only on …

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NIGHT NATION RUN - PITTSBURGH

The Night Nation Run is the World’s first Running Music Festival. A musical voyage filled with live music, lights, lasers, and celebration for the …

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Kuedo — Slow Knife

Contributed by Love Lagerkvist<i><br>Source: https://kuedo.bandcamp.com Photography by Joji Kayama. License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>On his second album Slow …

Typography

Real Scenes: London

Thriving? Or just surviving? RA's flagship documentary series explores the complicated story behind the world's biggest dance music scene.

Electronic Music

A Couple Humped On A Flight To Ibiza and… Go Them I Guess [VIDEO]

Partying in Ibiza is next level when it comes to dance music culture, but one kinky couple took their trip over from Manchester to the rave haven to …

Electronic Music

Club Coil EP Album Review | Pitchfork

There is something decidedly untimely about Murlo’s <i>Club Coil</i>. There’s its dystopian, digitally rendered urban landscape of an album cover; its collection of sleek, “post-club” tunes; its obligatory features from a smoky vocalist. These are all elements of dance music that might’ve been rather au …

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Paleman talks jazz, drumming and dance music

The recent Art of DJing subject is behind the latest FACT mix.<p>Stilleben Records founder Eargoggle will make a rare visit to San Francisco for a gig …

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Irina Rimes - Ce s-a intamplat cu noi(Deejay Killer X Criss & Vertigo Remix)[BUY=FREE DOWNLOAD]

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IDM Was the Romanticism of the New Millennium

<b>This article originally appeared on Noisey Italy.</b><p>The term "intelligent dance music," or "IDM," appeared for the first time on a Hyperreal online mailing list back in 1993, coined by fans of a new wave of electronic music that was changing the rules of the game. The genre's artistic epicenter was in …

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​5 dance music legends dominating Secret Solstice

Pioneers of a culture come together in Iceland

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Berlin's Camea Gets a Breakbeat Rework On "Vanish" Remix

Hailing from Seattle but based in Berlin since 2007, Camea first cut her DJ teeth at West Coast warehouse raves and Brooklyn techno parties before …

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Behind the curtain: Meet the duo behind the phenomenal sound at Ibiza's DC-10

Andy Kayll and Rich Walsh are wizard and apprentice

Electronic Music

DJs urge young people to vote in UK election

The youth vote could make all the difference in a close-run campaign...<p>DJs are urging young people to vote in the UK election, which takes place this …

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Jeff Mills says science fiction can change the course of dance music

“It’s my intention to pull the subject into electronic music"...<p>Jeff Mills reckons science fiction and the themes around futurism and how the human …

DJs

Liam Gallagher hits out at bands who make dance music ‘because it’s trendy’

Liam says he's here to "counteract the bullshit".<p>Liam Gallagher has shared his disdain for bands who flit between dance music and guitar music …

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Kölsch: Ibiza Calling

The Danish producer is heading to the White Isle as one of this summer's biggest stars

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When Did House Music Become So Cheeky?

Click here to view original web page at thump.vice.com<p>This post ran originally on THUMP UK.<p>The nightclubs of the late-20th century, or at least the …

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DJ Rachael Wants to See More Women in Ugandan Dance Music

The producer is lighting up the East African electronic scene and getting young women into music through her collective, Femme Electronic.

Mark Knight Puts the Spotlight Back on the Extended Set

There’s a certain magic in completely losing yourself on the dance floor when you truly feel as if the DJ is guiding you on a journey. And, as most …

Electronic Music

Aspire to Inspire 196: Crankdat

<b>(Original Photo By: Jack McKain, Edited By Jessica Breslow)</b><p>It’s always a challenge to take risks in life, especially when it comes to careers. It …

Inspiration

Record Label Profile: UK-Born and Bred Night Shift Sound Is Ready to Bring Bass-Heavy Dance Music to the World

Night Shift Sound has ben on our radar for a little while now, and one of our favorite compilations of the late spring/early summer season was their …

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10 Takeaways From The International Music Summit 2017

Post Views: 6<p>Get up to speed with dance music's state of play with these 10 sticking points we've picked out from this year's IMS Business Report.<p>The …

N.M.O Make Military Space Music and You'll Want to Listen to it Right Now

When it comes to scanning the already bulging calendar of European festivals, you'd be forgiven for wanting to collapse in a heap, overwhelmed by the sheer quantity of sun-kissed spectaculars, each bigger, brasher, and crammed with more B2Bs than the last. In an entertainment economy built on …

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