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Feint revels in lofty drum ‘n’ bass disorder with ‘Defiant’ EP

Feint‘s lengthy love affair with ubiquitous drum ‘n’ bass domain, Liquicity, lives on. His myriad of releases with the legendary, YouTube-oriented label housing stretches into 2018 with the three-track Defiant EP, which includes an auspicious instrumental cut of his capstone Liquicity collaboration with Koven, “Take It In.” The EP serves to satiate listeners who recognize Feint’s “Whatever I […]

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Feint revels in lofty drum ‘n’ bass disorder with ‘Defiant’ EP

Feint‘s lengthy love affair with ubiquitous drum ‘n’ bass domain, Liquicity, lives on. His myriad of releases with the legendary, YouTube-oriented label housing stretches into 2018 with the three-track Defiant EP, which includes an auspicious instrumental cut of his capstone Liquicity collaboration with Koven, “Take It In.” The EP serves to satiate listeners who recognize Feint’s “Whatever I […]

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CloZee tells a tale of finding her way in the studio and the intricate album that results [Q+A]

Out of France comes a blossoming new talent specializing in left-field bass and electronica. CloZee has quickly made her mark on the low end of dance music for her keen ear for sound design and for her moody, eclectic sound since her start in 2011, catching attention of other stalwarts like Emancipator, The Glitch Mob, […]

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Vicetone time travel with triumphant Avicii tribute, ‘South Beach’

By any measure, Vicetone has the secret formula for festival and club smashing EDM anthems down cold. The dutch duo have garnered tens of millions of streams on the strength of hits like “Neveda” and “Astronomia.” Now, Vicetone delivers something special with “South Beach,” a track the group have dubbed their own musical tribute to […]

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Hardwell – Kicking It Hard

Those who know Hardwell already know he’s well capable of “Kicking It Hard;” however, his latest and fittingly-titled track really cements this fact. The three-minute stomper kicks into high gear with high-pitched big room synths and monstrous kicks, opening into a drop meant for maximum chaos. Housed  Hardwell’s own Revealed Recordings, we have a feeling […]

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Daft Punk member Thomas Bangalter shows off acidic new techno record

Thomas Bangalter, best known as part of the near-mythical duo Daft Punk, has been inching his way into the film world. In spring 2018 he penned a song for a horror movie, and prior to that he’d played a brief cameo in 2015’s Reality. His latest work follows this path, and shows off his roots […]

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Weekend Rewind: Zedd’s debut studio album ‘Clarity’ turns six

“2012 was the best year in electronic music” is a statement that has become somewhat of an epithet in veteran dance music listeners’ discussions of the evolution of EDM. To bookmark 2012 as one of the preeminent chapters–or even the preeminent chapter–in the history of electronic music is not to disavow or turn a deaf ear to […]

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Martin Garrix and Khalid discuss how a fan’s tweet helped spur their collaboration in ‘The Martin Garrix Show’ season 3, episode 6

Watch Martin Garrix‘s team put together a six room music video shoot in an empty warehouse on a week’s notice in the latest episode of The Martin Garrix Show. The music video they are filming for is for Garrix’s hit collaboration with Khalid, and the shoot is not without it’s momentary downfalls given the short […]

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Don Diablo releases dreamy ‘Another Chance’ Chill Mix

Don Diablo is back to deliver a unique “Chill Mix” for his Hexagonian listeners. Straying away from his signature upbeat, futuristic house anthems, the Dutch DJ-producer slows his sound down with his “Another Chance” remix featuring Big Pineapple. The Hexagon Radio founder shared the release to his 322K followers on Twitter to voice his excitement […]

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Travis Scott performs on SNL alongside John Mayer and Tame Impala [Watch]

When Travis Scott takes the stage alongside John Mayer and Tame Impala, it’s more than safe to say that “Sicko Mode” is fully engaged. Scott made his Saturday Night Live debut during the October 6 installment of the show, when he circled through New York to vocalize several Astroworld selections alongside genre-bending assistants, John Mayer and Tame Impala. […]

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And just like that… Kanye West has vanished from social media

As quickly as he came back, Kanye West has now disappeared from Instagram and Twitter, possibly ending a polarizing summer of often batshit crazy pop culture pot stirrings. As of October 6, the rapper’s Instagram and Twitter accounts appear to have gone dark. Ye’s return to Twitter was an integral facet to the “promotion campaigns” […]

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NMF Roundup: underground styles dominate amid mainstream cuts from Hardwell and more [Stream]

The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed. Nihil Young and Wolf Story launch into the weekend with a deep house-grounded collaboration, “High On You”. The joint effort […]

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Anderson .Paak taps Kendrick Lamar for funky, must-listen hip-hop heater, ‘Tints,’ off upcoming ‘Oxnard’ LP

Anderson .Paak has set the music world ablaze with the release of his groove-filled new single, “Tints,” featuring Kendrick Lamar. Produced by Om’Mas Keith alongside .Paak himself, the track glides through sultry guitar chords, a funky bass line, and authentic hip hop percussion. Lamar’s voice dances alongside the bass line, setting up for the hook sprinkled […]

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Gammer injects A-Trak and Baauer’s “Dumbo Drop” with heavy-handed bass [Stream]

Gammer has remixed “Dumbo Drop,” the memorable 2017 collaboration from dance music veterans A-Trak and Baauer. The duo linked for a limited run of shows and a pair of joint releases to close out the year. The original quickly proved itself as a stunner with a underground-inspired house style and, of course, signature quirkiness and out-of-the-box thinking that […]

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Broken down and ReKontructed: Quivver is in his finest form in newest album [Exclusive]

John Graham — most know him as the certified hitmaker, Quivver. He’s behind several dance anthems that have been permanently sealed into the music’s history, and a prime influencer of house and techno. But what is the true essence behind this prolific artist, who’s operated at juggernaut levels for nearly three decades? With a long […]

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Premiere: Lee Van Dowski – Fib0.618

The better half of two decades spent behind the decks and among fellow house and techno aficionados has given Lee Van Dowski a deep understanding of the dancefloor and his crowds. His intuition is something he shares with another legend, John Digweed, and this mutual connection is what’s led Lee to Digweed’s established Bedrock imprint […]

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Crankdat teams up with Tisoki for club-ready ‘Wobble’

Crankdat returns to Monstercat with his newest release “Wobble,” this time teaming up with UK bass producer Tisoki for the track. His last release on the label featured heavy metal band Asking Alexandria — and with a quick switch of gears on his new bass-leaning collaboration, Crankdat continues to show off his quick-witted production versatility. “Wobble” […]

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Getter’s metamorphosis comes to fruition with new ‘Visceral’ LP

Since the beginning of the summer, Getter has made it clear to fans that a change was coming. In June, a full seven-minute trailer teased a more refined aesthetic, and the most diverse and melodic tracks yet from the producer. It’s clear the collection of music was meant to feel different from the start, with […]

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Word has it Rihanna is gunning to take over the dance charts with Alesso, Calvin Harris, Martin Garrix, and yes… even Diplo

Rihanna‘s flirtatious dance with electronic music over the last decade has only come to yield two major pop smashes alongside Calvin Harris, once in 2011 and then again five years later on 2016’s “This Is What You Came For.” Ri’s holdout on jumping head first into dominating the dance space has made her a highly […]

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