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Los Angeles Times
Behind the scenes on 'Compton' and 'Foxcatcher,' now these composers step into the spotlightthought there was this niche we could fill,” member Benjamin Wynn said, “somewh
Behind the scenes on 'Compton' and 'Foxcatcher,' now these composers step into the spotlight
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 hours ago
thought there was this niche we could fill,” member Benjamin Wynn said, “somewhere in between pure concert music and electronic music, and we could present it in such a way that it was a bit more casual than going to a symphony hall, and it... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Things to do this week: Aggies vs Ducks, Malala Yousafzai, Wilcois coming to the Cuthbert just weeks ahead of fall term, which means there’s ju
Things to do this week: Aggies vs Ducks, Malala Yousafzai, Wilco
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 18 hours ago
is coming to the Cuthbert just weeks ahead of fall term, which means there’s just enough time for freshmen to discover the electronic music producer Derek Vincent Smith, and feel the desire — the need — to share it with their new roomies. Soon... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Thanks to Netflix, electronic dance music finally gets its duefigures in the current scene to help secure access and curate an on-point sound
Thanks to Netflix, electronic dance music finally gets its due
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 hours ago
figures in the current scene to help secure access and curate an on-point soundtrack, including WME’s global head of electronic music, Joel Zimmerman, and Pete Tong, the longtime BBC DJ (and a reference in another good club-music movie, “It’s... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
On the Record: Wilkes-Barre DJ transitions from fan to performer for Camp Biscothe annual multi-day music festival hosted by “jamtronic” pioneers the Disco Bi
On the Record: Wilkes-Barre DJ transitions from fan to performer for Camp Bisco
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
the annual multi-day music festival hosted by “jamtronic” pioneers the Disco Biscuits, introduced Ted Wampole III to the electronic music scene. Little did he know, five years later after his first experience at the concert event formerly held... Read more
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Billboard
How Chuckie Opened Aruba to the World of Modern Dance Musicdemonstrating the massive force of dance music. “Aruba didn’t know what was ha
How Chuckie Opened Aruba to the World of Modern Dance Music
Billboard / Posted yesterday
demonstrating the massive force of dance music. “Aruba didn’t know what was happening in the rest of the world in terms of electronic music,” says Aruban real estate developer Toine van de Donk. “It took Chuckie coming here for people to... Read more
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NBC News
DJs of color reclaim origins of EDMwe have Afropunk because they focus on black music and culture. So we have one
DJs of color reclaim origins of EDM
NBC News / Posted yesterday
we have Afropunk because they focus on black music and culture. So we have one festival focused on that, but that is not electronic music. Music business at the end of the day is about dominating. I love that Manchild and Eric have this idea to... Read more
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The Manila Times
Seeing new market, electronic party expands to IndiaNEW YORK CITY: One of the world’s premier electronic music festivals is expandi
Seeing new market, electronic party expands to India
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK CITY: One of the world’s premier electronic music festivals is expanding to India, seeing a major new market in the billion-plus country once off the radar for Western concert promoters. The Electric Daisy Carnival, whose giant flagship... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Seeing new market, electronic party expands to IndiaNEW YORK - One of the world's premier electronic music festivals is expanding t
Seeing new market, electronic party expands to India
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK - One of the world's premier electronic music festivals is expanding to India, seeing a major new market in the billion-plus country once off the radar for Western concert promoters. Fans attend an annual Electric Daisy Carnival in Las... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Wake me up when September comesphotographer Sven Marquardt will grace the opening of the exhibition entitled “
Wake me up when September comes
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
photographer Sven Marquardt will grace the opening of the exhibition entitled “Club Berlin,” which features photography and electronic music from the German capital. Presented by the Goethe-Institut Philippinen (German Cultural Center) and supported... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
From Bowie to Bieber: The under-appreciated art of the music videoto match the harsh sounds created by Aphex Twin, with the subordinated sci-fi e
From Bowie to Bieber: The under-appreciated art of the music video
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
to match the harsh sounds created by Aphex Twin, with the subordinated sci-fi elements of the narrative echoing the electronic music. The music and visuals are both simultaneously futuristic and gritty. That this is a music video and not a... Read more
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Billboard
Klingande Announces First Ever Facebook Live Music VideoThe French electronic producer Klingande experienced massive success with "Jube
Klingande Announces First Ever Facebook Live Music Video
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
The French electronic producer Klingande experienced massive success with "Jubel" in 2013. At the time, mainstream electronic music was slowing down and heading in a more melodic direction, and "Jubel," with its sputtering hand drums and shiny... Read more
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Billboard
Listen to DJ KickRaux & Ras Kwame's Feel-Good Summer Jam 'Feelin U'from Jamaica so we came up with the concept of bringing together all of the sou
Listen to DJ KickRaux & Ras Kwame's Feel-Good Summer Jam 'Feelin U'
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
from Jamaica so we came up with the concept of bringing together all of the sounds of the Caribbean, afrobeats, soca and electronic music in one project." Listen to The Weeknd & Cashmere Cat's Stunning 'Wild Love' Collab DJ KickRaux is most... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Groove LochNessas no surprise to veterans of earlier offerings – as Leftfield, in one version
Groove LochNess
Forres Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
as no surprise to veterans of earlier offerings – as Leftfield, in one version or another, have been at the cutting edge of electronic music since 1989 and were hugely influential in the evolution of the genre in the 1990s. Only Neil Barnes remains... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
George Clinton tops final weekend of Summer in the Parks downtownof the summer. The iconic funk musician drew a massive crowd the last time he p
George Clinton tops final weekend of Summer in the Parks downtown
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
of the summer. The iconic funk musician drew a massive crowd the last time he played a free show here — the 2002 Detroit Electronic Music Festival — so arrive early to ensure a good spot. Also performing will be Nik West (7 p.m.) and the Strange... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Syria fundraising gig to help refugee crisiswill be hosted by floating venue Café Onboard on Saturday, August 27 from 7pm t
Syria fundraising gig to help refugee crisis
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
will be hosted by floating venue Café Onboard on Saturday, August 27 from 7pm to midnight, with contemporary Middle-Eastern electronic music and traditional Levantine food. It has been organised by Jake Slee and Jumoké Fernandez, who say as well as... Read more
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Northern Star
Ten things to do this weekof trophies. Entry to the showground is by gold coin donation to the local SES.
Ten things to do this week
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
of trophies. Entry to the showground is by gold coin donation to the local SES. 8. Tora in Byron Bay: Tora is an electronic music band formed in Byron Bay in May 2013. The founding members are Thorne Davis on drums, Shaun Johnston on bass... Read more
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Northern Star
Top 5 in local entertainment this weekpast. See the performance at Lismore City Hall from Wednesday, August 31, to F
Top 5 in local entertainment this week
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
past. See the performance at Lismore City Hall from Wednesday, August 31, to Friday, September 2, from 7.30pm. TORA is an electronic music band formed in Byron Bay in May 2013. The founding members are Thorne Davis on drums, Shaun Johnston on... Read more
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Billboard
Petition Seeks to Reopen London's Fabric Nightclubfollowing the fatal drug overdoses of two 18-year-olds. After 20 years of servi
Petition Seeks to Reopen London's Fabric Nightclub
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
following the fatal drug overdoses of two 18-year-olds. After 20 years of service to the English and international electronic music scenes, the club's fate seemed abruptly sealed -- but that could change. London's new mayor, Sadiq Khan,... Read more
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BC Local News
Friesen explores his musical journeyturned into songs. “I picked up the guitar again after a three or four year hi
Friesen explores his musical journey
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
turned into songs. “I picked up the guitar again after a three or four year hiatus where I was kind of infatuated with electronic music for a while and just went back to roots-y music,” Friesen said. He is able to delve into that punk rock,... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Friesen explores his musical journeyturned into songs. “I picked up the guitar again after a three or four year hi
Friesen explores his musical journey
Penticton Western News / Posted 4 days ago
turned into songs. “I picked up the guitar again after a three or four year hiatus where I was kind of infatuated with electronic music for a while and just went back to roots-y music,” Friesen said. He is able to delve into that punk rock,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'XOXO' Director Christopher Louie Talks Bringing His Rave Roots to Netflixsinging along, chuckling with nostalgia. “It’s so cheesy!” he exclaims. Neverth
'XOXO' Director Christopher Louie Talks Bringing His Rave Roots to Netflix
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
singing along, chuckling with nostalgia. “It’s so cheesy!” he exclaims. Nevertheless, it was the first track to hook him on electronic music as a teenager; as he recalls, he spent much of his time looping its acid breakdown between his radio’s two... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
From Bowie to Bieber: The under-appreciated art of the music videoto match the harsh sounds created by Aphex Twin, with the subordinated sci-fi e
From Bowie to Bieber: The under-appreciated art of the music video
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
to match the harsh sounds created by Aphex Twin, with the subordinated sci-fi elements of the narrative echoing the electronic music. The music and visuals are both simultaneously futuristic and gritty. That this is a music video and not a... Read more
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Billboard
'XOXO' Director Christopher Louie Talks Bringing His Rave Roots to Netflixsinging along, chuckling with nostalgia. “It’s so cheesy!” he exclaims. Neverth
'XOXO' Director Christopher Louie Talks Bringing His Rave Roots to Netflix
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
singing along, chuckling with nostalgia. “It’s so cheesy!” he exclaims. Nevertheless, it was the first track to hook him on electronic music as a teenager; as he recalls, he spent much of his time looping its acid breakdown between his radio’s two... Read more
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NBC San Diego
The House of ToddAug. 25. The guys at LED and the people behind CRSSD Fest generally have the m
The House of Todd
NBC San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
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. Tonight,... Read more
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EuroNews
Is the party over for London?The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR), for multiple reasons. Fa
Is the party over for London?
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR), for multiple reasons. Fabric nightclub has championed cutting-edge electronic music since it was founded in 1999. But while modernising its licence with local authorities in 2014, two Fabric... Read more
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Mashable
EasyJet passengers live-tweet flight delayed due to 'verbal disagreement' among crewIn the circumstances the captain spoke really well to us! Dan Lobb wasn't the
EasyJet passengers live-tweet flight delayed due to 'verbal disagreement' among crew
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
In the circumstances the captain spoke really well to us! Dan Lobb wasn't the only one tweeting about the flight, either. Electronic music band Disclosure were also on board and from the sounds of it they weren't best pleased. Fucking @easyJet 2... Read more
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The New Yorker
Frank Ocean, Genuine Misfitanything resembling a hook is scarce. Ocean drifts through faint guitars and he
Frank Ocean, Genuine Misfit
The New Yorker / Posted 5 days ago
anything resembling a hook is scarce. Ocean drifts through faint guitars and heavy reverb, stripes of folk-rock, ambient electronic music and gospel, all of which builds into a cotton-candy haze. He raps; he sings; he speaks; he recites. He often... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tralala Blip star in the return of My Radio HeartTralala Blip ensemble to star again in return of My Radio Heart production Mos
Tralala Blip star in the return of My Radio Heart
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Tralala Blip ensemble to star again in return of My Radio Heart production Most of the members of electronic music ensemble Tralala Blip have a disability, and it was the daily grind of their lives in northern New South Wales that inspired the... Read more
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Billboard
Kölsch Wants to Introduce You to Your New Favorite Recordto implant emotions into other people. I took a lot of inspiration from that st
Kölsch Wants to Introduce You to Your New Favorite Record
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
to implant emotions into other people. I took a lot of inspiration from that still to this day — the fact that you can, via electronic music, give emotions away." He worries that in much of modern pop and electronic music, the presence of multiple... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Electro NightThe electronic music scene in North Texas has been growing for the past decade
Electro Night
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
The electronic music scene in North Texas has been growing for the past decade yet while its popularity is on the rise and artists are becoming more abundant, electronic acts often find themselves squeezed onto bills that don’t quite fit. Singular... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Electro-Punk: Pictureplane comes home to slay the Southsidethe name Pictureplane bandied about in Santa Fe in recent years as one of the m
Electro-Punk: Pictureplane comes home to slay the Southside
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
the name Pictureplane bandied about in Santa Fe in recent years as one of the more exciting and innovative purveyors of electronic music. Well, there’s a good reason for that—by infusing a punk rock mentality into a technically more house or... Read more
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Billboard
Everything We Know About The Weeknd's Next Album (So Far)Records executive VP/head of urban A&R Wendy Goldstein revealed that the XO lea
Everything We Know About The Weeknd's Next Album (So Far)
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
Records executive VP/head of urban A&R Wendy Goldstein revealed that the XO leader was logging studio time with masked electronic music duo Daft Punk. "Actually, we have a session coming up in two days … with The Weeknd and Daft Punk,” she... Read more
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AdWeek
Bacardi Is Turning Private Web Surfing Into an Online Scavenger Huntprivate web browsing that it's turning into a campaign targeting millennials.
Bacardi Is Turning Private Web Surfing Into an Online Scavenger Hunt
AdWeek / Posted 6 days ago
private web browsing that it's turning into a campaign targeting millennials. The brand and BBDO New York partnered with electronic music artist Goldroom—also known as Josh Legg—on a digital scavenger hunt, hiding 10 pairs of tickets on the... Read more
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CNET
2008 Volvo XC70 reviewas if I was in my own control room with THX surround sound." But she also noted
2008 Volvo XC70 review
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
as if I was in my own control room with THX surround sound." But she also noted some speaker rattle during the electronic music pick, which admittedly had a very heavy bass line. Wolff picked up on the speaker rattle, as well, and said... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The condom of the future is here — and people are throwing money at itpackaging wouldn't look out of place on shelves in an Apple store. And the mark
The condom of the future is here — and people are throwing money at it
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
packaging wouldn't look out of place on shelves in an Apple store. And the marketing video that introduced it has helped. Electronic music plays over animations of the condom. It has the intensity of a trailer scored by Hans Zimmer. The HEX sells... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Eight years later, high school performing arts space finishedreality.” The new classroom space will allow the school to expand its music pr
Eight years later, high school performing arts space finished
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
reality.” The new classroom space will allow the school to expand its music programming and serve more students. In the electronic music program, for example, the high school was unable to accommodate all the students interested because the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Eight years later, high school performing arts space finishedreality.” The new classroom space will allow the school to expand its music pr
Eight years later, high school performing arts space finished
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
reality.” The new classroom space will allow the school to expand its music programming and serve more students. In the electronic music program, for example, the high school was unable to accommodate all the students interested because the... Read more
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Billboard
Frank Ocean 'Endless' Producer Arca Also Worked on Projects by Kanye West, Bjork & MoreGhersi, aka Arca, who is featured on Endless. The 26-year-old London-based arti
Frank Ocean 'Endless' Producer Arca Also Worked on Projects by Kanye West, Bjork & More
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
Ghersi, aka Arca, who is featured on Endless. The 26-year-old London-based artist, known for his psychedelic take on electronic music, is credited on the 30-second interlude titled "Mine," which was recorded in London's Abbey Road... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Frank Ocean breaks silence to stay enigmaticlater, a film soundtrack kicked in -- a 45-minute piece entitled "Endless" weav
Frank Ocean breaks silence to stay enigmatic
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
later, a film soundtrack kicked in -- a 45-minute piece entitled "Endless" weaved together largely from programming for electronic music. But "Endless" was not the long-awaited album. That came Saturday night when Ocean released the 17-track... Read more
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Miami New Times
Listen to Arremer Jack's Exclusive DJ Mix for New Timesput on radio stations with dance music back in the '90s so I got some influence
Listen to Arremer Jack's Exclusive DJ Mix for New Times
Miami New Times / Posted 7 days ago
put on radio stations with dance music back in the '90s so I got some influences from that. My first real exposure to electronic music honestly was from video games. I absolutely adored how much they blended genres together in music for the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Billboard Hot 100 Fest: Calvin Harris, J. Cole, Galantis and More Day 2 Highlightssome keys over his own beats. 4:32 pm: Haywyre took time out for some idol wor
Billboard Hot 100 Fest: Calvin Harris, J. Cole, Galantis and More Day 2 Highlights
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
some keys over his own beats. 4:32 pm: Haywyre took time out for some idol worship. "One of my earliest inspirations in electronic music was Daft Punk. This is a tribute to them." He soared through an intergalactic suite of sounds and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: See all the spin-off listsa city that has produced classics like it's second nature. After a process tha
Detroit's 100 Greatest Songs: See all the spin-off lists
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
a city that has produced classics like it's second nature. After a process that involved a public roundtable with local music experts, a ballot of nearly 500 songs, and voting by thousands of fans and music professionals, we served up the list... Read more
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The Hindu
Rio Olympics closing ceremony: Rio bids farewell to athletes in colourful closingout a message of communion and fellowship in the longest show of the closing ce
Rio Olympics closing ceremony: Rio bids farewell to athletes in colourful closing
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
out a message of communion and fellowship in the longest show of the closing ceremony spanning 47 minutes and 51 seconds. Electronic music superstar Kygo and singer—song writer Julia Michaels took to the main stage and enlivened the end of the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Going off with a Glitchfestivals and big names playing on the island, why do you think Malta has sudde
Going off with a Glitch
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
festivals and big names playing on the island, why do you think Malta has suddenly established itself as a location for electronic music? Contrary to what some of the foreign media reports about Malta, big names have graced the island week in,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stockhausen's 'Carré' revives the genius of the '60shear. Stockhausen got the idea for “Carré” while on a 1958 lecture tour in the
Stockhausen's 'Carré' revives the genius of the '60s
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
hear. Stockhausen got the idea for “Carré” while on a 1958 lecture tour in the U.S. Inspired by the latest developments in electronic music, he recently had begun experimenting with radical ideas about the perception of music by exploiting the... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwanese to join US music diplomacy programthe global impact of African-American music, it added. They will visit New Orl
Taiwanese to join US music diplomacy program
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
the global impact of African-American music, it added. They will visit New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz; Chattanooga, the home of Bessie Smith, dubbed "Empress of the Blues;" and Chicago, the home of blues, electronic music and hip-hop, it... Read more
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Billboard
Team EZY Talks Working With Skrillex, Steps Out of Comfort Zone on Hot 100 Fest Mixa vibe with so many different styles and genres." Listen below, and read a sho
Team EZY Talks Working With Skrillex, Steps Out of Comfort Zone on Hot 100 Fest Mix
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
a vibe with so many different styles and genres." Listen below, and read a short Q&A with EZY. How did you first discover electronic music? I grew up in LA and was a hip-hop kid sampling my parents old vinyl records and making beats on my MPC. I... Read more
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Pitchfork
Wolfgang Tillmans Explains How His Techno Track Bookended Frank Ocean's Endlessvisual artist. You’ve probably been asked this before, but is there a connectio
Wolfgang Tillmans Explains How His Techno Track Bookended Frank Ocean's Endless
Pitchfork / Posted 10 days ago
visual artist. You’ve probably been asked this before, but is there a connection, for you, between the visual arts and electronic music? I was originally very careful when considering going public with my new music. There have been so many... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Mark plans a monster night at Groove Loch Nesslabel Toolroom has ben nominated for a Grammy Award, is one of the biggest sell
Mark plans a monster night at Groove Loch Ness
Forres Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
label Toolroom has ben nominated for a Grammy Award, is one of the biggest selling artists on the Beatport specialist electronic music site, has produced bands such as Faithless and Underworld and has added to his already impressive... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Celebrates Daft Punk's Discovery, a Dance Music Masterpiece– and a half-decent collection of singles. The album is a joyous, hourlong voya
Miami Celebrates Daft Punk's Discovery, a Dance Music Masterpiece
Miami New Times / Posted 10 days ago
– and a half-decent collection of singles. The album is a joyous, hourlong voyage through the potential and possibility of electronic music. Upcoming Events “As it keeps going, there’s even ballads on it – which is amazing – and atmospheric kind... Read more
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