From Hodor To House Music, Kristian Nairn Isn't Scared To Take Chances

Kristian Nairn is an imposing figure at the DJ booth. At seven feet tall, he could command the stage with his sheer stature alone, but this tatted up …

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New Capstone Project Explores The Social Understanding Of EDM

Here’s a feel good warm up read for your next show or festival. <b>Lindsay Harjack</b> of <b>Highlark.com</b> worked on a capstone project that focused on the …

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Goa suspected drug deaths: State cracks down on electronic music venues

After a police crackdown, residents say smaller players have been picked up – as usual – while the big fish have gotten away.<p>The deaths of two young …


New EDM This Week Featuring Zhu, Jauz, Ghastly, Herobust & More

New Music Friday: has easily turned into my favorite day of the work week. With tons of new music to get through the day, it always breathes life …

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HDLSS Has a Strong Message for Culture Vultures

Photo by Sachyn Mital.The song “Colonizer,” a highlight from the self-described “nocturnal pop” duo HDLSS, takes playful aim at recent singles from …

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Sisters are doing it for everyone: Is female equality still a concern in electronic dance music?

Culture is an aspect of life where people identify themselves under a unifying, often artistic banner; where one can feel a sense of belonging that …

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Lauren Lo Sung's sultry, groove-laden house is making an Impact

The high-rising UK talent offers up a new mix and interview

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Checking in: How are you talking about Charlottesville?

Communities across the country are left trying to process and respond to the weekend's unrest in Charlottesville, Va.<p>The man suspected of driving a …

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A Morning Off with Kygo: the Boundary-Breaking Producer Who Eclipsed EDM

Kygo doesn't believe in astrology. I consider this ironic because, on first impression, the DJ/producer really seems as Virgo as they come. Despite performing around the world in front of tens, sometimes hundreds of thousands of strung-out festival goers, the Norwegian superstar is far from the …

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See inside Trump's New Jersey club, where he's playing golf and threatening North Korea with 'fire and fury'

Bedminster, New Jersey, is small and sparsely populated. This road is the closest thing the town has to a main street. Only 8,165 live in the entire …

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Rihanna is sort of sorry for dissing Diplo's music

Super-producer Diplo is constantly chasing down artists to work with — who can forget the lengths he went to just to wake rapper Travis Scott up for Major Lazer’s latest “Run Up”? — but one A-lister has, apparently, continuously denied his efforts.<p>“I just want her on a Major Lazer song,” Diplo said …

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Lil Wayne Goes (Semi) Tropical House On New Song 'Like a Man'

Over the course of his 25+ year career, Lil Wayne has gone through his fair share of genre-hopping. Rising from his origins as a gangsta rapper during his formative mixtape years, Wayne then chose to embrace more radio-friendly sounds for some of his biggest studio albums—think, <i>Tha Carter</i>'s high …

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Rihanna proves she is everything by telling Diplo his music sounds ‘like a reggae song at an airport’

Print<p>Diplo has managed to collaborate with just about every major artist, except for <i>the</i> artist: Rihanna.<p>In a new GQ Style cover story, the DJ said …

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EDM Weekly 2017 Playlist by SSL Music on EDM Sauce

SSL Music presents; Your weekly dose of Electronic Dance Music. Every week a new guest DJ around the world is sharing his favorite 30 tracks with you …

Electronic Music

Sven Weisemann hits Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane

The Swedish purveyor of melodic techno, AKA Minilogue, will hit Detroit next Friday for the first of four August gigs. He's got more in the works …

Electronic Music

Diplo Says Festivals Aren’t Fun, DJing is Cheesy, The Scene Is Embarrassing

<b>Diplo</b> may be one of the most popular names in EDM, but that doesn’t mean he’s down with the scene… In an interview with GQ, the superstar DJ/producer …

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House, techno and rave culture: The social and political ramifications

From the beginning of the modern pop era in the 1950s, youth culture has found a means of expressing itself by way of attachment to contemporary …

House Music

Trump Interrupts “Not a Vacation” to Crash Yet Another Wedding at His Golf Club

President Donald Trump gestures to a crowd gathered to watch him depart on Marine One from the White House on August 4, 2017 in Washington, D.C.Getty …

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10 under-the-radar club tracks you need to hear in August 2017

<i>For Club Use Only is your one-stop guide to the best underground dance music from across the world. Each month, The Astral Plane’s Gabe Meier</i> …


New Music Report - New Releases Week of August 7th

Happy Monday! Kickstart your week ahead by checking out all of the new music that has just been released in this roundup of new music that you <i>need</i> to …


President Trump settles in for 17-day vacation at his secluded New Jersey club

BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President Trump, who knocked his predecessor’s work ethic and said he probably wouldn’t take vacations as president, has settled in for 17 days here at his secluded golf club in New Jersey’s fox-hunt and horse country.<p>Aides are billing Trump’s time at one of his favorite …

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Trump To Vacation At A Familiar Destination

... a 17-day holiday ...

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How the death of EDM brought pop music one step closer to eternal life

Today, we’ll be discussing how a Selena Gomez song might foreshadow humanity’s triumph over biological death — but first, raise your hand if you remember EDM. It was short for “electronic dance music,” a style once poised to eat the planet for lunch and then eat itself for dessert. Five summers …


Young people should be forced to attend raves, say 40-somethings

BRITAIN’S 40-somethings have called for a form of National Service which would require young people to attend at least 10 raves per year.

House Music

Podunk Palace: Sports Journalist Stands by His Report of Trump Diss on White House

Earlier this week, we heard the news of President Trump complaining to his country club pals about the accommodations at 1600 Pennsylvania …

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Q&A: Miller SoundClash 2017 Finalist CaHen

Representing Colombia in Las Vegas...<p>The Miller SoundClash finalists are busy preparing for their trip to Las Vegas for the Grand Final. In the lead …

House Music

Hot property: The unstoppable rise of Mall Grab

23-year-old Jordon Alexander has seemingly come from nowhere in the past year

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Drezo Wants to Blow Up EDM With His "Evil Downtempo" Sound

In North Hollywood there’s an industrial stretch of Sherman Way whose pallid infrastructure forms the low end of a gradient that fades into a dreary, …


Why Has DJ Lea Luna's Career Not Skyrocketed Yet?

“To be brutally honest, I wanted to be a DJ, and I ended up being a vocalist because being a female vocalist is something a man can’t do,” Luna says. …


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