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  • Listen: Austin Mahone comes alive on Hardwell's 'Creatures of the Night'

    Listen: Austin Mahone comes alive on Hardwell's 'Creatures of the Night'

    Dutch DJ Hardwell premiered his new single "Creatures of the Night" on May 13. Pop singer-songwriter Austin Mahone features on the glowing tune. "Creatures of the Night" is the latest single by EDM staple Hardwell. It's his first major release this year and for the occasion, he got rising star...
  • Watch Deorro talk his newest album and getting back to his musical roots

    Watch Deorro talk his newest album and getting back to his musical roots

    This year, electronic music producer/DJ, Deorro, has already finished up a tour, just released an album and now is already working on a Latin album. His newest album Good Evening, is different than most electronic albums—it features 26 tracks—which is massive and so far, it has received a ton of...
  • 5 best Die Antwoord videos

    5 best Die Antwoord videos

    The South African rave-rap group Die Antwoord have always been visual artists as much as musicians. Beginning with the release of their breakout single “Enter The Ninja,” the group’s music videos have provided a compelling glimpse into their dark yet playful aesthetic, and South Africa's Zef culture...
  • Interview: David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ band pays tribute in major tour

    Interview: David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ band pays tribute in major tour

    Donny McCaslin has played Seattle’s famous Jazz Alley plenty of times before — but nothing quite like this. On June 13-14 he’ll return with the rest of David Bowie’s multi-Grammy-winning Blackstar recording band for a special show. The set features tunes from the Oct. 14, 2016 Motéma Music release...
  • Actor Vin Diesel and EDM DJ Steve Aoki supposedly have a mysterious dance collaboration in the works. 

    Vin Diesel reveals upcoming ‘monster’ dance collaboration with Steve Aoki

    Actor Vin Diesel has a lot to smile about these days. The veteran action star’s latest flick, Fate of the Furious, just surpassed grossing $1 Billion at the global box office, only a few weeks following its release on April 14. In addition to his street racing franchise continuing to wow audiences...
  • Corey Cretney

    Photos: deadmau5 plays 4 sold out shows at Shrine Expo Hall in LA

    Joel Zimmerman, aka deadmau5, kicked off a four-night sold out run at the Shrine Expo Hall in Los Angeles on Thursday for The Lots Of Shows In A Row Tour. The four shows in LA were nothing short of impressive and proves that the DJ and producer is a veteran in the electronic music scene. For this...
  •  EDM Recording Artist Chris Tian: Finding Inspiration

    EDM Recording Artist Chris Tian: Finding Inspiration

    EDM recording artist Chris Tian is one of the industry’s rising talents with a successful track record as a triple threat when it comes to producing, performing and writing hot music including his signature track, “Keep on Dancin.”  What makes him diverse is that he incorporates soulful vocals with...
  • Alison Wonderland will debut her new radio show via SiriusXM on Monday night with "Radio Wonderland." 

    Alison Wonderland set to debut her own SiriusXM radio show with ‘Radio Wonderland’

    Aussie DJ Alison Wonderland has become one of the brightest emerging names in EDM since releasing her debut single in "Get Ready," on New Year’s Day in 2013. Having made her way up the ranks to become a dominant name on EDM festival posters around the globe, she’s now ready to take on a new role as...
  • Jaymes Young to tour North America in support of 'Feel Something'

    Jaymes Young to tour North America in support of 'Feel Something'

    To support his upcoming debut album, Feel Something, Seattle-based alternative musician Jaymes Young will be hitting the road this summer. The intrepid singer-songwriter’s tour will take him to cities throughout North America including San Francisco, Vancouver, Seattle, Denver, Chicago, Detroit...
  • Tears on the Dancefloor album cover

    Review: Steps reclaims 'Dancefloor' glory on comeback album

    U.K. pop group Steps released the new album, Tears on the Dancefloor, on April 20. The quintet celebrates its 20th anniversary with 10 tracks. Following the misfire of 2012's Light Up the World  record, Steps keeps it in the club on this true comeback album. The band reasserts its dominance on the...
  • Joseph Baura

    Photos: Röyksopp are dynamic at The Novo in Los Angeles

    The build up and release of tension is central to the appeal of electronic music. Although you won’t find any drops in their songs, the Swedish duo of Röyksopp are masters at navigating the dynamics of electronic music, which is a big part of why they’ve enjoyed such a long and successful career in...
  • Party Favor gets ready to throw down at Day Club Palm Springs this Friday, April 21. 

    Interview: Party Favor set to bring the house down at Day Club Palm Springs

    After a blistering set at this year's Ultra Music Festival, Party Favor is bringing his one of a kind party to Day Club Palm Springs tomorrow, April 21. Tickets are still available, and if his set at Ultra is any indication, fans will not want to miss this opportunity to see the DJ up close and...
  • Interview: Dreaming in technicolor with Life in Color's Chief Operating Officer Eric Fuller

    Interview: Dreaming in technicolor with Life in Color's Chief Operating Officer Eric Fuller

    This coming Saturday, April 22, things are set to get downright colorful as the Life in Color "paint party" tour invades both the East and West coasts. On the East Coast, EDM fans will have a chance to see Life in Color - Philadelphia with Jauz, Seven Lions, Herobust and Solano at the Festival Pier...
  • Annie Liang/AXS Photographer

    Skrillex and friends throw down at Day Club Palm Springs

    This past Saturday, April 17, saw Skrillex and his pals from OWSLA take the stage at Day Club Palm Springs, and things were absolutely on fire. In front of a sold out, pool party-loving crowd, the legendary producer and DJ brought out his friends for a little fun in the sun. The capacity crowd ate...
  • Whethan brings light to the stage

    Interview: Whethan set to light up Day Club Palm Springs this Saturday

    At the young age of 17, Ethan Snoreck, better known by his stage name Whethan, has already made a name for himself around the world. This DJ who hails from Chicago started his career by first using his iPad to make remixes with Garage Band. This led to being signed as the youngest DJ ever on the...
  • Sufjan Stevens releases first preview of Planetarium album with 'Saturn'

    Sufjan Stevens releases first preview of Planetarium album with 'Saturn'

    A few years later, a Sufjan Stevens project inspired by the solar system is finally getting an official release. Called Planetarium, the project debuted in 2013 at Brooklyn Academy Of Music, featuring fellow musicians Bryce Dessner of The National, Nico Muhly and Stevens' drummer James McAsliter...
  • Additional names and venues announced for EDC Week, June 12-19.

    EDC Week heats up with additional shows added

    Insomniac announced today that even more shows have been added to EDC Week this year. The week of June 12-19 will see premier venues along the strip taken over by some of the hottest DJs in the business today as they lead the way to the 21st annual Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) at the Las Vegas...
  • Interview: Galantis on songwriting, Sea Fox and adding 'danger' to their live shows

    Interview: Galantis on songwriting, Sea Fox and adding 'danger' to their live shows

    Christian Karlsson and Linus Eklöw, the musicians, songwriters and producers behind the dance music powerhouse Galantis, have been around long enough to know how to this works. Prior to forming Galantis in 2013, both artists enjoyed successful careers on their own, with Eklöw winning an ASCAP award...
  • Mr. Pig features actual pig in strange 'No Estás Aquí' music video

    Mr. Pig features actual pig in strange 'No Estás Aquí' music video

    Mexican DJ Mr. Pig premiered the music video for "No Estás Aquí" on Feb. 22. Fellow Mexican pop group Belanova also stars in the strange clip. "No Estás Aquí" (English: "You're Not Here") is the newest single by Mr. Pig featuring Belanova and is Belanova's first release since last year's "Cásate...
  • The Chainsmokers' Memories...Do Not Open

    Hear The Chainsmokers & Florida Georgia Line's new collaboration 'Last Day Alive'

    Worlds collide with The Chainsmokers teaming up with country duo Florida Georgia Line for "Last Day Alive," the closing track to the EDM pair's debut album Memories...Do Not Open. "It's now or never," Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard repeat on the thickly-production hook. "Bottled up in adolescence...
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