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  • Phoenix Lights 2017: Artists on the stacked lineup share why they can't wait to play the festival

    Phoenix Lights 2017: Artists on the stacked lineup share why they can't wait to play the festival

    As we gear up for festival season, there are a few that are creeping up on us really fast—one being Phoenix Lights. The ultimate electronic music festival, which is in its third year April 8 and 9 at Margaret Hance Park in Downtown Phoenix, features a stacked lineup, including ZHU, Zeds Dead, GRiZ...
  • The masked DJ known as Marshmello added a new show at the Fox Theater in Pomona, CA on April 20.

    Marshmello announces 4/20 show at Fox Pomona

    The mysterious DJ known as Marshmello is currently dropping beats while touring around the world, and will stay on the road with a grueling performance schedule until the end of August. The "Chasing Colors" DJ has now added another gig onto his busy tour route with a newly announced show at Fox...
  • The mysterious DJ known as ZHU released a funeral-themed teaser video titled 'Nightcrawler' on Monday. 

    Watch: ZHU buries competition with eerie new ‘Nightcrawler’ teaser video

    Blink once. Blink Twice. Don’t Forget. That’s the eerie tagline for the new teaser clip released by the equally mysterious electronic artist known as ZHU on Monday afternoon. The creepy, funeral-themed promo video was posted on the DJ’s social media outlets earlier today, along with the copy, “join...
  • Russian Artist Dmitry Morozov has created a working synthesizer device which is powered by his own blood. 

    This Russian artist has created a working synthesizer powered by his own blood

    Fans will sometimes hear artists talk about how they’ve put their blood, sweat and tears into an upcoming album or concert tour. Tears are believable, and sweat is expected, but pouring your own blood into a musical venture is probably something that most fans could do without. An artist from Russia...
  • Interview: Jean-Michel Jarre, 'The Godfather' of electronic music

    Interview: Jean-Michel Jarre, 'The Godfather' of electronic music

    Jean-Michel Jarre is the pioneer of electronic music. Often referred to as "The Godfather" of electronica, the producer, DJ, composer and all around innovator has been one of the biggest influences in the genre today and has set the bar extremely high for the ever-evolving industry. Not only does he...
  • Watch Sofi Tukker's cover of Maggie Rogers' 'Alaska'

    Watch Sofi Tukker's cover of Maggie Rogers' 'Alaska'

    During a recent visit to Australian radio station triple j, electronica duo Sofi Tukker performed a cover of singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers' hit single “Alaska.” Although they occupy a similar place in the spectrum of electronic music, the Tukker cover of Rogers’ song sounds very different from the...
  • Jamiroquai release disco themed new single 'Cloud 9'

    Jamiroquai release disco themed new single 'Cloud 9'

    British electronic acid jazz band Jamiroquai has released the second single from their upcoming eighth studio album, Automaton, and it’s pretty fantastic. “Cloud 9” is a silky smooth guitar-driven track that has a strong disco influence. The single works equally well as the kickoff to a workout...
  • Com Truise, Clark and Roland Tings head out on co-headlining tour

    Com Truise, Clark and Roland Tings head out on co-headlining tour

    Oneida, New York hailing electronic music Com Truise will be heading out on tour this spring. The man born Seth Haley will be playing a host of dates throughout North America, including venues in Portland, Santa Cruz, Seattle, Vancouver, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Denver, St. Louis, Nashville...
  • The Avalanches announce first ever US tour

    The Avalanches announce first ever US tour

    Hugely influential Australian electronic rock act The Avalanches will be touring the United States for the first time this spring. In addition to their previously announced performance at both weekends of this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, the band will be playing a pair of dates...
  • Depeche Mode release video for new single 'Where's the Revolution?'

    Depeche Mode release video for new single 'Where's the Revolution?'

    Depeche Mode dropped the video for their latest single "Where the Revolution?" today (Feb. 9) only a week after the song's premiere. The black and white clip, directed by longtime collaborator Anton Corbijn, begins with the band outfitted in fake beards pushing a large box. This is followed by...
  • Daft Punk perform at the 2014 Grammy Awards. They'll be making their first live performance since then on February 12 when they perform alon

    Daft Punk will perform alongside The Weeknd at upcoming Grammy Awards

    French DJ duo Daft Punk made headlines back in the fall when it was hinted and ultimately announced that they would be collaborating with pop/R&B phenom The Weeknd on his Starboy album. After appearing on two of the album’s biggest hits in “Starboy” and “I Feel It Coming,” the duo made up of...
  • Clean Bandit announces headlining North American tour

    Clean Bandit announces headlining North American tour

    Fresh off the release of their worldwide smash hit single “Rockabye,” British electronic music group Clean Bandit will be touring North America this spring. The trio’s sprawling tour will include venues in Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Montréal, Chicago, Dallas, Austin, Toronto...
  • Jean-Michel Jarre to tour North America for the first time this spring

    Jean-Michel Jarre to tour North America for the first time this spring

    French electronic music musician Jean-Michel Jarre will launch his first-ever North American tour this spring. The Academy Award nominated producer will be hitting the road in support of his upcoming seventeenth studio album Oxygène 3, which was released on digital on Dec. 2, and its physical...
  • Nao announces spring North American tour, new EP

    Nao announces spring North American tour, new EP

    It’s beginning to look like 2017 will be a banner year for English singer-songwriter Nao. On Jan. 14, the 29-year-old electronic R&B star received a 2017 Brit Award nomination for the British Female Solo Artist Award. On Jan. 25, she announced that she’ll be releasing a new EP titled For All We...
  • Big Gigantic announces annual Red Rocks shows, Rowdytown VI

    Big Gigantic announces annual Red Rocks shows, Rowdytown VI

    As expected, Big Gigantic, the electronic-funk duo, announced their sixth annual Rowdytown shows at Red Rocks Amphitheatre today, taking place Sept. 29 and 30 where they will return to Red Rocks for two days for one of those most anticipated shows of the year. Dominic Lalli (saxophone and producer...
  • Which EDM songs make for the best post-breakup accompaniment?

    Best EDM breakup songs

    Breakups are hard. Thankfully we live in an era where music fans have a nearly endless amount of songs available at the click of a button to help ease the pain of separation. While electronic music may not be the first genre that people think of when putting together a post-relationship playlist to...
  • Listen: Aphex Twin releases new song on 'secret' Soundcloud account

    Listen: Aphex Twin releases new song on 'secret' Soundcloud account

    Elusive artist Richard D. James aka Aphex Twin, surprised fans today (Dec. 28) with a new song. Dubbed "tnodvood104" the track can only be found on the artist's "secret" Soundcloud account. Artwork for the new track was also released; a black and white image of what looks like a hospital room...
  • The Avalanches confirm multiple 2017 music festival appearances

    The Avalanches confirm multiple 2017 music festival appearances

    On the heels of their first album in 16 years, Australian electronic music group The Avalanches recently announced they’ll be attending some of the world’s largest music festivals next year. As reported on Consequence of Sound, the band recently tweeted and deleted confirmations that they’ll perform...
  • 1WayTKT’s new single “Insanity” is the perfect song to ring in the new year

    1WayTKT’s new single “Insanity” is the perfect song to ring in the new year

    New York DJ/producers 1WayTKT just released their second song on Armada Deep, “Insanity”, featuring the vocals of Netousha Monroe. The song is a seamless blend of house, pop, and jazz that incorporates live trumpets over lush keyboards and a melodic bassline. As Netousha Monroe sings, “The...
  • Great Good Fine Ok

    Interview: Great Good Fine Ok talk new EP, buying synths, and Bieber melodies

    In a synth-pop world where everyone seems to be enjoying dancing along to light beats with easygoing melodies, it seems like pop artists who love dance music have finally caught up to the technology. Pop artists are trying to to find the perfect mix to make everything work without listeners feeling...
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