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Canberra Times
Selena Gomez review: Pop princess brings stage spectacular but struggles with vocals... all I need, all I need is your body", in Me and My Rhythm.) With a catalog
Selena Gomez review: Pop princess brings stage spectacular but struggles with vocals
Canberra Times / Posted 33 minutes ago
... all I need, all I need is your body", in Me and My Rhythm.) With a catalogue of mostly catchy but generic pop and EDM songs, Gomez needs the smoke and mirrors stage show to carry it live – and on that, she delivered. But when the stage... Read more
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The Age
Selena Gomez review: Pop princess brings stage spectacular but struggles with vocals... all I need, all I need is your body", in Me and My Rhythm.) With a catalog
Selena Gomez review: Pop princess brings stage spectacular but struggles with vocals
The Age / Posted 59 minutes ago
... all I need, all I need is your body", in Me and My Rhythm.) With a catalogue of mostly catchy but generic pop and EDM songs, Gomez needs the smoke and mirrors stage show to carry it live – and on that, she delivered. But when the stage... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
September concerts in Phoenix: Drake, Black Sabbath, 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Demi Lovato"You're A Woman, I'm a Machine" for DFA 1979), have been working together as MS
September concerts in Phoenix: Drake, Black Sabbath, 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Demi Lovato
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 hours ago
"You're A Woman, I'm a Machine" for DFA 1979), have been working together as MSTRKRFT since 2005. The Toronto-based EDM duo are touring on an album titled "Operator," which Sputnikmusic declared both an "inexorable 808 death march through a... Read more
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iafrica.com
David Guetta heading to SAthe very next day on February 25, 2017 at the Nasrec Expo Centre. Guetta is kn
David Guetta heading to SA
iafrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the very next day on February 25, 2017 at the Nasrec Expo Centre. Guetta is known for his Electronic Dance Music (EDM) which have topped the charts globally as well as his collaborations with some of the top international musicians... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Trance star Markus Schulz on ending up in a Glasgow jail and his SWG3 showthe melodies. “In terms of electronic music that is succeeding in the mainstre
Trance star Markus Schulz on ending up in a Glasgow jail and his SWG3 show
EveningTimes Online / Posted 20 hours ago
the melodies. “In terms of electronic music that is succeeding in the mainstream, the hard aggressive sounds of modern day EDM are slowly being phased out and the more melodic, slower deep house movement is becoming more prevalent. But even if you... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Allison Stewart: Britney Spears is a pop star permanently stuck in another erathe 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. Photo / Getty Images It's a chocolate sampler
Allison Stewart: Britney Spears is a pop star permanently stuck in another era
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. Photo / Getty Images It's a chocolate sampler box of beats and styles, many of them EDM-related: There's wistful, wind-down electro pop (the excellent Man on the Moon), stuttery and ambitious club pop... Read more
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Billboard
Mad Decent Moombahton Maven Big Makk Killed in Car Crashinto a tree at 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 29. Big Makk is credited by the local paper
Mad Decent Moombahton Maven Big Makk Killed in Car Crash
Billboard / Posted yesterday
into a tree at 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 29. Big Makk is credited by the local paper as an "early innovator of the moombahton EDM sub-genre." "He had three dreams for his music career," says manager Matt Denuzo in an emailed statement, "Collaborating... Read more
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Billboard
The Chainsmokers Hold Atop Hot 100, Shawn Mendes Hits Top 10with all charts updated each Tuesday. "Closer," released on Disruptor/Columbia
The Chainsmokers Hold Atop Hot 100, Shawn Mendes Hits Top 10
Billboard / Posted yesterday
with all charts updated each Tuesday. "Closer," released on Disruptor/Columbia Records, and the first No. 1 for both EDM duo The Chainsmokers (Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall) and alt/pop singer-songwriter Halsey, spends a third week atop the... Read more
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Washington Post
Britney Spears is a pop star permanently stuck in another eracomparison, is the musical version of a 3 a.m. booty call. It’s a chocolate sam
Britney Spears is a pop star permanently stuck in another era
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
comparison, is the musical version of a 3 a.m. booty call. It’s a chocolate sampler box of beats and styles, many of them EDM-related: There’s wistful, wind-down electro pop (the excellent “Man on the Moon”), stuttery and ambitious club pop... Read more
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FOX News
How to Write a Roommate Contract -- and Avoid Drama Down the Roadclearly will provide valuable ammunition if someone is overstepping the bounds.
How to Write a Roommate Contract -- and Avoid Drama Down the Road
FOX News / Posted yesterday
clearly will provide valuable ammunition if someone is overstepping the bounds. Noise levels: Do you love late-night EDM parties, while your roommate hates noise past 9 p.m.? Bummer! You need to either agree on quiet hours or find other... Read more
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The Atlantic
Beyoncé, Rihanna, and Kanye's Blockbuster VMAsfrom across her career, Rihanna’s four sets created stark contrasts in visual p
Beyoncé, Rihanna, and Kanye's Blockbuster VMAs
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
from across her career, Rihanna’s four sets created stark contrasts in visual palette and sonic tone: a pink and white EDM rave to start the night, then an uproarious dancehall party, then a dramatic hip-hop-influenced stomparound, then finally... Read more
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Daily Mail
Halsey flaunts underboob in a tiny sequinned crop top at the MTV VMAssequined flared trousers cemented her style icon status Partnership: Obviously
Halsey flaunts underboob in a tiny sequinned crop top at the MTV VMAs
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
sequined flared trousers cemented her style icon status Partnership: Obviously finding her irresistible, one half of the EDM duo gripped her close from behind as they performed their hit Billboard number one tune, Closer Arriving in style: The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Thanks to Netflix, electronic dance music finally gets its dueWe’re a decade into the electronic-dance music (aka EDM) boom of the 2000s. So
Thanks to Netflix, electronic dance music finally gets its due
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
We’re a decade into the electronic-dance music (aka EDM) boom of the 2000s. So why hasn’t there been a great American TV show or movie set within the scene? EDM — and all the raptures, perils and outsize personalities that come with it — would seem... Read more
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The Morning Call
Britney can't come close to matching Beyoncé’s fire at MTV VMAsYork diner, dodging servers with trays and guys doing cartwheels. And there we
Britney can't come close to matching Beyoncé’s fire at MTV VMAs
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
York diner, dodging servers with trays and guys doing cartwheels. And there were the Chainsmokers, a forgettable duo of EDM bros, performing “Closer” as though they were shutting down the grimmest karaoke bar in the grimmest college town on... Read more
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Billboard
Frank Ocean's 'Blonde' Sweeps to No. 1 Down UnderBlue Smoke, which reached No. 7 to give the veteran singer and songwriter just
Frank Ocean's 'Blonde' Sweeps to No. 1 Down Under
Billboard / Posted yesterday
Blue Smoke, which reached No. 7 to give the veteran singer and songwriter just her first top 10 Down Under. Meanwhile, EDM act The Chainsmokersfeaturing Halsey’s“Closer” (Columbia/Sony) enters a third week at No. 1 on the ARIA Singles Chart.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
MTV Video Music Awards 2016: Most memorable momentswasted time to get to moments as inspired as Beyonce bringing an abbreviated “L
MTV Video Music Awards 2016: Most memorable moments
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
wasted time to get to moments as inspired as Beyonce bringing an abbreviated “Lemonade” to life and Rihanna showing off her EDM side to open the show. Here’s our ranking of the night’s performance, including Kanye’s epic rant that never delivered... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Britney can't come close to matching Beyoncé’s fire at MTV VMAsYork diner, dodging servers with trays and guys doing cartwheels. And there we
Britney can't come close to matching Beyoncé’s fire at MTV VMAs
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
York diner, dodging servers with trays and guys doing cartwheels. And there were the Chainsmokers, a forgettable duo of EDM bros, performing “Closer” as though they were shutting down the grimmest karaoke bar in the grimmest college town on... Read more
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USA Today
6 music videos that prove Rihanna is a 'Video Vanguard'the music video cemented her place in pop music history. — Hoai-Tran Bui We Fo
6 music videos that prove Rihanna is a 'Video Vanguard'
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
the music video cemented her place in pop music history. — Hoai-Tran Bui We Found Love, 2011 To accompany the breathless EDM of her 2011 single, Rihanna needed to capture the same kind of wild abandon in its video. So she tapped into the... Read more
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Billboard
How Chuckie Opened Aruba to the World of Modern Dance Musicin the former Dutch territory of Suriname—who first exposed the island to the p
How Chuckie Opened Aruba to the World of Modern Dance Music
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
in the former Dutch territory of Suriname—who first exposed the island to the popularity, bombast and revenue potential of EDM-style dance festivals. This breakthrough came during a June 2012 festival organized by the Aruba Tourism Authority, or... Read more
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Billboard
Frank Ocean's 'Blonde' Bows at No. 1 on Billboard 200 With Third-Largest Debut of 2016Crossover Albums and Top Dance/Electronic Albums charts -- her third No. 1 on a
Frank Ocean's 'Blonde' Bows at No. 1 on Billboard 200 With Third-Largest Debut of 2016
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Crossover Albums and Top Dance/Electronic Albums charts -- her third No. 1 on all three lists. The classical-meets-EDM artist previously led all three charts with Shatter Me and her self-titled debut. Twenty One Pilots’ Blurryface dips 5-6... Read more
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NBC News
DJs of color reclaim origins of EDMcollaborator, Eric Sosa, owner of C'mon Everybody, a nightclub in Brooklyn to l
DJs of color reclaim origins of EDM
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
collaborator, Eric Sosa, owner of C'mon Everybody, a nightclub in Brooklyn to launch a festival featuring black and brown EDM acts and DJs. "It's one thing to be annoyed and frustrated and it's another to use what you have where you are and use... Read more
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The Morning Call
Made in America: Jay Z's Labor Day festival returns to Philadelphiain Philadelphia. Every year there is an array of stages and even more genres r
Made in America: Jay Z's Labor Day festival returns to Philadelphia
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
in Philadelphia. Every year there is an array of stages and even more genres represented. Hip-hop, indie rock, avant rock, EDM, pop, Latin, R&B, among other styles of music, are part of the Made In America experience, which was the subject of an... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Review | Chance the Rapper lures crowds to Breakaway Music Festivalof genres, not an instrument could be seen throughout the first six mainstage a
Review | Chance the Rapper lures crowds to Breakaway Music Festival
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
of genres, not an instrument could be seen throughout the first six mainstage acts. Instead, the electronic dance music (EDM) artists, DJs and rappers relied on a massive turntable in the center of the stage to create their sounds. Early acts... Read more
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The Morning Call
Reunited Toto doesn't want to just 'hold the line'Timberlake did a bit on us. We’ve become this ‘Jeopardy’ question or something
Reunited Toto doesn't want to just 'hold the line'
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Timberlake did a bit on us. We’ve become this ‘Jeopardy’ question or something like that. “And then we found out the EDM guys were all closing their sets with ‘Africa.’ And all these kids knew the song, and it became an end-of-the-rave song.... Read more
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Columbus Alive
Breakaway Music Festival at the Ohio Expo Centerelectricity, rent,” he beamed. Earlier Breakaway performers, in contrast, tend
Breakaway Music Festival at the Ohio Expo Center
Columbus Alive / Posted 3 days ago
electricity, rent,” he beamed. Earlier Breakaway performers, in contrast, tended to celebrate more hedonistic pleasures. EDM DJ Prince Fox mixed in party-ready anthems (LMFAO’s “Shots,” DJ Snake and Lil Jon’s “Turn Down for What”) that drew the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Reunited Toto, coming to Lancaster, doesn't want to just hold the lineTimberlake did a bit on us. We've become this 'Jeopardy' question or something
Reunited Toto, coming to Lancaster, doesn't want to just hold the line
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Timberlake did a bit on us. We've become this 'Jeopardy' question or something like that. "And then we found out the EDM guys were all closing their sets with 'Africa.' And all these kids knew the song, and it became an end-of-the-rave song.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Britney Spears is back in control on her sexy new album 'Glory'the album was promoted as the “most personal” she’d ever made. In fact, it was
Britney Spears is back in control on her sexy new album 'Glory'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
the album was promoted as the “most personal” she’d ever made. In fact, it was the dullest: a monotonous set of generic EDM tracks, overseen by will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas, with little of Spears’ trademark intensity or dark humor. (One... Read more
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Billboard
Klingande Announces First Ever Facebook Live Music Videoall those guys. Then I went to a music production school in London called Point
Klingande Announces First Ever Facebook Live Music Video
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
all those guys. Then I went to a music production school in London called Point Blank. When I was there, I wanted to do EDM sort of stuff — when I came back, Just after that, Bakermat did a song with some sax and so did Klangkarussel, and I was... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
On 'Glory,' her sexy new album, Britney Spears is back in controlthe album was promoted as the “most personal” she’d ever made. In fact, it was
On 'Glory,' her sexy new album, Britney Spears is back in control
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
the album was promoted as the “most personal” she’d ever made. In fact, it was the dullest: a monotonous set of generic EDM tracks, overseen by will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas, with little of Spears’ trademark intensity or dark humor. (One... Read more
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Billboard
Radio Activity: How Artists Are Levying Satellite, Streaming and Terrestrial Radio to Boost Their Careershis take on the week’s hottest new music. When: Sundays at midnight ET on Elec
Radio Activity: How Artists Are Levying Satellite, Streaming and Terrestrial Radio to Boost Their Careers
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
his take on the week’s hottest new music. When: Sundays at midnight ET on Electric Area Tune In For: The DJ’s trademark EDM, timed for when the party’s in full swing. When: Sundays at 5 p.m. ET on Siriusly Sinatra Tune In For: Sinatra paying... Read more
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Miami New Times
Grandtheft on Finding Balance Between His Inner DJ and Producerhave seen the Canadian-born producer’s profile expand exponentially. For anyone
Grandtheft on Finding Balance Between His Inner DJ and Producer
Miami New Times / Posted 4 days ago
have seen the Canadian-born producer’s profile expand exponentially. For anyone seeking a palate cleanser from contemporary EDM, last October’s Quit This City fits that niche nicely. The EP, which saw Grandtheft dabbling in dancehall and other... Read more
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Evening Standard
Reading Festival 2016: Line up, dates, ticket info and headlinersa night but you can still camp nearby. They’re bringing their Crystal Village t
Reading Festival 2016: Line up, dates, ticket info and headliners
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
a night but you can still camp nearby. They’re bringing their Crystal Village to Milton Keynes, an apocalyptic stage set-up appropriate for excess-loving EDM DJs on the bill. They include Avicii, Axwell & Ingrosso, Martin Garrix and Oliver He... Read more
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Billboard
Sean Paul Signs To Island Records, Talks Shakira and David Guetta Collaboration: Exclusive Q&Afor a long time and it's a production by David Guetta. I think it’s going to be
Sean Paul Signs To Island Records, Talks Shakira and David Guetta Collaboration: Exclusive Q&A
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
for a long time and it's a production by David Guetta. I think it’s going to be called “Temple.” It’s more of a dancehall EDM type thing. David Guetta put his special touch on it. He’s a very amazing producer. Just when I thought he can't find no... Read more
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International Business Times
Reading & Leeds Festival 2016: Acts not to miss from Red Hot Chili Peppers to Stormzyin the band's hit singles both old and new from their 2012 classic Radioactive
Reading & Leeds Festival 2016: Acts not to miss from Red Hot Chili Peppers to Stormzy
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
in the band's hit singles both old and new from their 2012 classic Radioactive to the more recent Sucker For Pain.Jack U EDM has dominated the airwaves this summer so who better to watch than two of the genre's biggest hitmakers? Skrillex and... Read more
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Billboard
Hot 100 Chart Moves: Daya's 'Sit Still, Look Pretty' Hits Top 40The song marks her third top 40 hit in as many tries. As previously reported,
Hot 100 Chart Moves: Daya's 'Sit Still, Look Pretty' Hits Top 40
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
The song marks her third top 40 hit in as many tries. As previously reported, EDM duo The Chainsmokers and featured alt-pop singer-songwriter Halsey crown the Billboard Hot 100 (dated Sept. 3), as "Closer" leaps 6-1 in its third week on the chart.... Read more
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New York Post
Britney Spears to stage comeback at site of her most public failureSpears’ ninth album, “Glory,” features fresh tracks that blend EDM, dance-pop a
Britney Spears to stage comeback at site of her most public failure
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
Spears’ ninth album, “Glory,” features fresh tracks that blend EDM, dance-pop and sleek R&B. Britney Spears’ last performance at MTV’s Video Music Awards ceremony was memorable. And not in a good way. “Sluggish” and “confused” are words that come... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
I Am Brooklyn: Heavy metal DJ rocks out in GreenpointGREENPOINT, Brooklyn -- You might be used to DJs like Calvin Harris and Avicii
I Am Brooklyn: Heavy metal DJ rocks out in Greenpoint
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 5 days ago
GREENPOINT, Brooklyn -- You might be used to DJs like Calvin Harris and Avicii spinning the latest EDM or techno music. But Alex Kayne has been spinning some of the best heavy metal music in Brooklyn for almost 40 years. During his time at the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'XOXO' Director Christopher Louie Talks Bringing His Rave Roots to NetflixThe EDM-themed film stars Graham Phillips, Sarah Hyland, and Chris D’Elia. Sit
'XOXO' Director Christopher Louie Talks Bringing His Rave Roots to Netflix
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
The EDM-themed film stars Graham Phillips, Sarah Hyland, and Chris D’Elia. Sitting in the office of his Glendale home, Christopher Louie is having trouble remembering the name of a song from his youth, so naturally he heads to Google and types in... Read more
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Wired News
WIRED Book Club: Too Like the Lightning Is Teasing Us, and We Love Itin my mind it’s a mix of Paul Hardcastle’s “19” and DJ Assault. (I’d link to hi
WIRED Book Club: Too Like the Lightning Is Teasing Us, and We Love It
Wired News / Posted 5 days ago
in my mind it’s a mix of Paul Hardcastle’s “19” and DJ Assault. (I’d link to his work, but this is a family site.) Dayrit: EDM in a gay nightclub. If you were a set-set, what variety would you be?Kehe: Whoa, bleeding-heart Nurturist here. Take... Read more
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USA Today
The 5 essential tracks from Britney Spears' 'Glory'a range of producers, who free her sound from the thudding bass that weighed do
The 5 essential tracks from Britney Spears' 'Glory'
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
a range of producers, who free her sound from the thudding bass that weighed down some of her recent releases. The wordless EDM choruses still show up on Glory, but more often than not, Spears’ vocals occupy the empty space normally filled with... Read more
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NBC San Diego
The House of Toddon Thursday, Aug. 25. The guys at LED and the people behind CRSSD Fest general
The House of Todd
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
on Thursday, Aug. 25. The guys at LED and the people behind CRSSD Fest generally have the market cornered when it comes to EDM and electronic music coming to town, but that doesn't mean you have to wait months between festivals to get your fix.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
The Chainsmokers: You got our motherf**king backs, and we got yours!which sent ripples across the venue. Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall, who compris
The Chainsmokers: You got our motherf**king backs, and we got yours!
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
which sent ripples across the venue. Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall, who comprise the American electronic dance music (EDM) act, manned the booth with unwavering gusto, concocting an endless stream of heady beats for their equally tireless... Read more
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New York Post
Britney Spears ain’t a princess — but she’s still pop royaltyas she coos “put your love all over me,” with a renewed sensuality. It’s a str
Britney Spears ain’t a princess — but she’s still pop royalty
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
as she coos “put your love all over me,” with a renewed sensuality. It’s a strong start that continues with the flirty, EDM-tinged “Clumsy,” which features the priceless sound of Spears cheekily chirping “oops!” before a club-wrecking beat... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Now that anyone can be a DJ, is the art form dead?of a bystander as the phenomenon took hold in Europe during the 1980s and 1990s
Now that anyone can be a DJ, is the art form dead?
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
of a bystander as the phenomenon took hold in Europe during the 1980s and 1990s. No longer. Electronic dance music (EDM) has reconquered its birthplace. Last year, Calvin Harris, a Scottish pop-star-turned-DJ, signed a contract reported to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Road to Ultra dance party set in Septemberthe biggest dance party that will rock the country this year! Road to Ultra (R
Road to Ultra dance party set in September
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
the biggest dance party that will rock the country this year! Road to Ultra (RTU) is the ultimate Electronic Dance Music (EDM) festival experience licensed by Ultra Worldwide based in Miami, Florida. Happening on September 17 at the Mall of Asia... Read more
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Evening Standard
Soak up the sun: How to make the most of the Bank Holidayfor the season, and — mercifully — the festival crop-top, will resound at SW4 i
Soak up the sun: How to make the most of the Bank Holiday
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
for the season, and — mercifully — the festival crop-top, will resound at SW4 in Clapham this weekend, with house, electro, EDM, techno and trance sets, and a headline spot by The Chemical Brothers. Obviously, there’s the Notting Hill Carnival, and... Read more
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Columbus Alive
Predicting the breakout artists of Breakaway Festivalhardware for tunes available solely via software. Chance joins fellow titans l
Predicting the breakout artists of Breakaway Festival
Columbus Alive / Posted 6 days ago
hardware for tunes available solely via software. Chance joins fellow titans like fast-rising trap rapper Young Thug and EDM superstar Dillon Francis at the Ohio Expo Center on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 26 and 27. But who else on the bill could... Read more
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Billboard
The 5 Pop Songs You Didn't Know Zedd Producedstrings. Lindsey Stirling opens herself emotionally to Zedd's luscious instrume
The 5 Pop Songs You Didn't Know Zedd Produced
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
strings. Lindsey Stirling opens herself emotionally to Zedd's luscious instrumentation. He pairs it down a bit, giving the EDM treatment to actual violins backed by a beat that is energetic but not overwhelming. The song was released earlier this... Read more
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Billboard
Electric Daisy Carnival Is Coming to Indiawill be in collaboration with Mumbai-based event promoter Only Much Louder. “T
Electric Daisy Carnival Is Coming to India
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
will be in collaboration with Mumbai-based event promoter Only Much Louder. “There are very few festivals that every EDM fan in the world talks about. Once I witnessed EDC in Las Vegas, I could see why,” said Vijay Nair, CEO of OML... Read more
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