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[esq]ape – Time of the Season (Original Mix)

[esq]ape’s newest track, “Time of the Season,” is a dreamy collection of slow beats and sleek vocals. “Time of the Season” curates swift, clean transitions that oscillate between a hypnotizing charm and a melodic, deep-disco feel.“This classic tune fits well into the [esq]ape feel and message. The familiar words and moving pscyh tones of the […]

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The Radar 97: Mixed by Filous

20 year-old-producer Filous came onto the electronic music scene in 2015 at the age of 18 with the release of his Dawn EP. The Austrian producer has since garnered notoriety and a loyal fanbase thanks to his mellow and groovy tunes that blend traditional instrumentals with deep house. 2017 has been a stand out year for Filous with […]

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Exclusive: Cash Cash – All My Love (Feat. Conor Maynard) [Sagan Remix]

NYC trio Cash Cash have been making their way back into the spotlight after the release of their star-studded, debut album last year, Blood, Sweat, & 3 Years. First emerging at the top of the year with the Rozes-assisted “Matches,” the crossover group have seen recent success with their follow-up single “All My Love” featuring […]

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Maceo Plex wants to do a free show in Charlottesville following neo-Nazi rally

Though there’s no denying the state of tension that’s gripped the United States following last weekend’s neo-Nazi and white supremacy rally that led to the death of a woman and multiple injuries, people from coast to coast have since spoke out to denounce the hatred and spread a message of hope and peace.Among these is techno producer […]

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DA’s can’t-miss acts at the 2017 Billboard Hot 100 Fest

The Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival returns to New York this weekend, with fan favorite performers taking over Jones Beach on Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20. Headlining the two-day event come the likes of Zedd, Major Lazer and Marshmello, while artists from Le Youth, Whethan, and many more are set for the signature […]

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Boys Noize and Splice Sounds team up to release ‘Mayday’ sample pack

Boys Noize and Splice Sounds have teamed up to present the first ever Boys Noize sample pack. All of the sounds and samples on this pack are from the most recent the legendary producer’s most recent album Mayday. Boys Noize, otherwise known as Alexander Ridha, has been busy with his supporting the aforementioned album, as well as his […]

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Illegal rave in Surrey requires 50 police officers, one helicopter to end event

Police officers in Surry, England found themselves in a stand off over the weekend after a massive illegal rave attracted the attention of the authorities, after they were initially alerted by concerned citizens in the neighboring Dorking area.The unlicensed music event attracted more than 500 people to a Surrey office block at approximately 10PM on Saturday evening. […]

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Spotify denounces white supremacy, vows to erase hatred off platform

Three years ago, the Southern Poverty Law Center flagged a collection of white-supremacist acts and racist “hate bands” on Spotify. In light of recent events in Charlottesville, the US government’s response, and the release of a Digital Music News’ story titled, “I Just Found 27 White Supremacist Hate bands On Spotify,” the streaming giant has promised […]

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Live Nation introduces new electronic music division in Asia

Live Nation is expanding the reach of its electronic music branch via Live Nation Electronic Asia, a new electronic-focused events division that will aim to meet the continent’s increased demand for large-scale dance music events.Jim Wong, an independent promoter in Hong Kong will head the division, drawing on his comprehensive experience in the electronic music industry as […]

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9-year-old girl performs beautiful cover of Zedd’s “Clarity” on America’s Got Talent [WATCH]

Zedd’s breakthrough hit, “Clarity,” remains just as widely acclaimed as his more recent double-platinum release, “Stay,” which recently earned Zedd his second double platinum certification.The first single of his that would go double platinum, “Clarity” carved out its place on the charts, quickly becoming a radio favorite upon its release. A beloved staple of Zedd’s […]

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Check out these sets from Zurich’s Street Parade – Nicole Moudaber, Jamie Jones, and more

Upwards of a million people gather in Zurich’s center each August for the Street Parade — one of the last surviving Love Parade-esque events in the dance sphere. The free event brings a multitude of floats, which lead into an open area equipped with multiple stages that bring world class talent to revelers free of […]

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LCD Soundsystem’s new track ‘tonite’ is a celebratory acceptance of one’s own mortality

Long before serving as the frontman of dance-punk’s group of the century, James Murphy was a DJ, falling into LCD Soundsystem, really, by happy accident. But Murphy wasn’t just a DJ in the early 2000s. He was a force to be reckoned with. His eventual label DFA began merely as a party where Murphy entertained his friends […]

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Jai Wolf, Ghastly, Chet Porter, Jauz, and more argue on Twitter in the wake of Charlottesville terrorist attacks

In light of the fatality and multiple injuries that occurred as violence erupted a white supremacist rally Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend, many artists have come forth to express their sentiments about race relations in the United States. Twitter has served as the main platform for artists in the dance music industry to come forth with […]

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Camo & Krooked discuss their Essential Mix debut, Mosaik Recordings and the future of Drum & Bass [Interview]

Visionary— a word that wouldn’t be out of place when describing the dynamic duo of Reinhard Rietsch and Markus Wagner, popularly known as Drum & Bass group Camo & Krooked. Much the virtuoso production group, they fearlessly operate on the experimental vanguard of a genre which is converging into a dull blend of overused bass-lines […]

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WDL – Cashmere (Moods Remix)

Boogie Angst patron Moods has quickly become a solid exporter of soulful indie dance from the Netherlands.With the first single from his much-anticipated debut album just around the corner, the Dutch producer flips WDL‘s album jewel “Cashmere” into the blissful terrain we’ve come to expect from both his remixes and original material. With Roads’ vocals perfectly […]

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Luca Lush steps up with an inventive remix of Lil Pump’s “Molly”

Luca Lush has been a Soundcloud staple since the explosion of the future trap sub-genre on the platform around 2014, providing a flurry of originals, remixes, bootlegs, and more, all saturated in his signature style. This year alone, he’s taken on Skrillex, What So Not, and M83. Now, for his latest “lift,” the deft remixer has dropped […]

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EDC Orlando Releases Curated Playlist To Celebrate Full Lineup Announcement

EDC recently announced the full lineup for their 2-day Orlando show, and have now released a curated Spotify playlist perfect for taking the first steps in proper preparation for the festival. The playlist features 51 tracks, most of which representing artists those on the lineup or the type of vibe you can expect musically at […]

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Get a first look at Martin Garrix’s Armani campaign

Earlier this summer, it was announced that Martin Garrix would be the face of Armani Exchange’s 2017 fall collection. As the summer comes to a close, Armani Exchange has revealed the a video to preview the upcoming campaign.Set to Garrix’s 2016 track “Make up your Mind,” the video shows the producer in an array of Armani outfits. Obviously […]

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