Dance Music

These photos of 90s raves prove it was the best decade for dance music hedonism: Pictures

Back to the 90s...<p>Whilst dance music is becoming more and more colourful thanks to elrow and the like, there’s something about the early days of rave …

Major Lazer & DJ Snake top Youtube's most watched dance music videos of all time

2 billion plays and counting…<p>Major Lazer and DJ Snake's 'Lean On' is the most watched dance music video of all time, according to video-sharing …


MarkOne takes aim for the people on the dance floor with his sophomore single "Remember"

DJ/Producer Marco Berni delivers his sophomore single "Remember" under the moniker MarkOne. A pulsating, dance tune that sounds like a fusion of …

Electronic Music

Jeff Mills to bring Planets live show to Tokyo Dance Music Event 2017

The Detroit techno artist will be among the acts at the three-day electronic music conference's second edition, starting Thursday, November 30th.


Summer Deep House Mix 2017 - Best Dance Music Mix #39 by XYPO

Electronic Music

Who Should Be The First Dance Music Act To Play The Super Bowl Halftime Show? Vote!

Can you believe the Super Bowl has had a half time show since 1967, and they haven't had a dance act take the helm? Yeah, LMFAO joined Madonna on …

Halftime Show

Liam Gallagher on dance music: "Devil's music, that is"

We get it, Liam, you don't like raving


Influences: Frank Butters

Mysterious and devilishly talented, everybody knows Frank Butters.<p>Dance music bloody loves a good old fashion gossip, really, the only thing better …

CRSSD Festival uses the best of sunny San Diego to show off a pleasantly dark dance music scene

San Diego, California, is one of the most beautiful cities in America. It has a sunny, temperate climate the entire year, boasts breathtaking ocean views and isn’t plagued by the same sort of omnipresent gridlock traffic that its neighbors to the north in Los Angeles are. It’s also home to a …


Underground in Brisvegas: can an electronic dance music artist thrive outside the city?

Electronic dance music (EDM) is an increasingly popular music genre. Electronic music can be defined as a sound dominated by electronic instruments …

Electronic Music

Budapest's UH Fest 2017 Showed Why Politics Matter To Music Scenes

This year Hungary's best, overlooked music festival confronted political issues threatening Budapest's underground.<p>A Saturday public artist talk at Budapest’s experimental festival Ultrahang (UH) eventually settled on a familiar topic: the intersection between politics and underground music. Up …

Electronic Music

Interview + Mix: Fabich Shares Genre-Hopping Mix, Talks Collaborations, Upcoming Music

UK producer Fabich is ready to break out. He released the soulful house cut "Hold On" in June. He is not the most prolific of acts, but makes each …


The Synthony: What happens when Auckland's orchestra plays dance music

SUPPLIED<p>The Auckland Symphony Orchestra rehearses for their Synthony performance.<p><b>REVIEW:</b> "Leave your nan at home," the promoters warned. "This is not …

New Zealand News

Premiere: Galaxians - 'Out They Minds'

Tune in now...<b>Galaxians</b> formed back in 2012, vowing to make dance music that wasn't actually 'dance music'.Reaching back to the roots of electronic …

Funk Music

Bonobo's Sixth and Best Album, Migration, Transcends Electronic Music

If you walk into a record store and say you're looking for the new Bonobo record, you'll probably be pointed to the electronic section. But Simon …

Los Angeles

Constipated Monkeys - Music Takes Control (Marco Lys Remix) [OUT NOW]


The largest EDM festival in Asia: how Indonesia’s Djakarta Warehouse Project just keeps growing

The Djakarta Warehouse Project (DWP) started out in 2008 as a mid-sized annual music festival that took place in and around Jakarta’s popular …

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The Odd Link Between Over The Top Sorority Recruitment Videos And The EDM Scene

Ahhh Fall, the autumnal season evokes so many different images and sensory experiences. Pumpkin flavored everything, Halloween, gorgeous colors as …


Prove your '90s dance music knowledge with this vintage card game

Prove your '90s dance music knowledge with this vintage card game<p>Prove your '90s dance music knowledge with this vintage card game<p>Prove your '90s …


What’s Underneath Dance Music’s Big Tent?

Earlier this year, Australian DJ and producer Anna Lunoe, at the time eight months pregnant, stepped into the booth at the Los Angeles dance festival …


Summer Deep House Mix 2017 ‘ Chill Out & Dance Music Mix #36 by XYPO by DeepMixNation - Listen to music

Electronic Music

An accommodation crisis in Ibiza is pricing out dance music workers and locals

Working an Ibiza summer has always been an essential rite of passage for young dance music fanatics. Many visit the island in the hope of forging a …


Take your dance music city break to the next level with pentahotels

An issue that always rears its head when going to a foreign city for a clubbing getaway is where to stay. Nobody really wants to shell out for an …


Flex Tunes: Brooklyn's Own Dance Music | Pitchfork

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DANCE music has always united the world.<p>Producers, DJs and partygoers love this type of music because it speaks one language on the dance floor. Soul …

News (South Africa)


With Miller Genuine Draft<p>It is no secret that Croatia has become one of the ultimate destinations for dance music globally. We have been producing a …


10 Money Savvy Ways To Hit Up Festivals While Balling On A Budget

Music festivals are a lifestyle — an expensive one at that! If you’re balling on a budget, that doesn’t mean you have to necessarily cut back on …


A ​Copenhagen club night asks producers to create 10 BPM dance music

Copenhagen-based artist Greta Eacott, a composer and founding member of G-Bop Orchestra, has put out a call for producers to make dance music at 10 …


The leisure principle: why dance music is slowing down

Slow-mo hip-hop, drugs and the state of the world have altered dance’s bpm<p>For years commercial dance music has been hyperactive, its standard beat per minute (bpm) – punctuated by the success of Calvin Harris et al – resting around 128. Influenced by slow-mo hip-hop acts such as Rae Sremmurd, a …


Copenhagen club night puts out open call for 10 BPM dance music

Listen to the singer and actor's new track, "Rest," an ethereal pop number.<p>The Guardian examines toytown techno's brief presence in the UK charts in …