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Sven Väth, Uner, and Technasia announced as first guest speakers at IMS College – Malta

Pete Tong‘s International Music Summit (IMS) has become the premier force that brings together people across the electronic music industry to discuss its current state and how to best move forward in the future. Outside of business, IMS also aims to nurture those just entering into it as well — from production, to management, to promotion.Last year, […]

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MYRNE & Popeska – Get It All (feat. Emily Hendrix)

When MYRNE and Popseka came together to work on a collaboration for Monstercat, the duo decided to place emphasis on the emotion behind the music they were creating.They brought in vocalist Emily Hendrix to give their production even more soul, and ended up with a beautiful, mellow future bass track. A strong guitar solo and intermittent vocal […]

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Gramatik & Eric Krasno – Recovery (Original Mix)

Electro-funk superstar Gramatik is known for his unique ability to fuse together elements of electronic music, soul, hip hop, and more. Reaching out to seasoned guitarist and Age of Reason collaborator Eric Krasno, his new track “Recovery” puts some future bass flare into a funky tune.Krasno’s soulful voice floats over Gramatik’s production, creating a laid back vibe […]

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RL Grime collaborates with Miguel on the emotive single, ‘Stay for It’

Henry Steinway, more widely known as RL Grime, has been locked away in the studio pinning down the precise creative direction he sees his career taking. Yesterday, June 1, the LA-native announced his upcoming sophomore LP, Nova, using a self-published zine, which nods backs to the 1990s punk rock underground.In this creative address, sent to 100 lucky fans around the […]

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Jackal offers eclectic minimix to celebrate his forthcoming ‘Endorphins’ EP

Jackal‘s project has always pulled upon a number of influences and styles to define his signature sound. While his past works have gravitated towards the heavier ends of the spectrum, his forthcoming EP is shaping up to be his most melodic undertaking yet with the first two tracks having been released. To further unveil the […]

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Pink Mammoth’s Zach Walker hits the decks for ‘Summer of Love’ block party [Exclusive Mix]

Pink Mammoth ringleader Zach Walker is preparing for a love-filled Summer this year. After starting off surrounded by good energy at Lightning in a Bottle,  Walker and his beloved Burner brand will travelling Eastward. Joining forces once more with Brooklyn’s House of Yes, the two institutions will be serving up their infectious vibes on June 10 […]

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See Run The Jewels, Tycho live from Primavera Sound

Primavera Sound festival is in full swing with a packed, eclectic lineup including names like The Black Angels, Descendents, Mac DeMarco, Broken Social Scene and scores more. For those not soaking up the Barcelona sun, Red Bull in conjunction with us here at Dancing Astronaut are bringing viewers a taste of the fun.Tune in to the Primavera […]

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See Run The Jewels, Tycho live from Primavera Sound

Primavera Sound festival is in full swing with a packed, eclectic lineup including names like The Black Angels, Descendents, Mac DeMarco, Broken Social Scene and scores more. For those not soaking up the Barcelona sun, Red Bull in conjunction with us here at Dancing Astronaut are bringing viewers a taste of the fun.Tune in to the Primavera […]

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Watch Pretty Lights premiere new music from his forthcoming album

Derek Vincent Smith has left fans with no shortage of news in 2017. Over the past several months, Pretty Lights has announced such momentous events as his Puerto Rican “Island of Light” festival, and weekend concert series at The Gorge and Red Rocks. Alongside his new live developments, Smith has also satiated fans on the musical […]

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Watch Pretty Lights premiere new music from his forthcoming album

Derek Vincent Smith has left fans with no shortage of news in 2017. Over the past several months, Pretty Lights has announced such momentous events as his Puerto Rican “Island of Light” festival, and weekend concert series at The Gorge and Red Rocks. Alongside his new live developments, Smith has also satiated fans on the musical […]

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AWAY – Sleepwalker feat. London Thor (Original Mix)

Known for his crafty remixes, Dan Alm has returned under his AWAY moniker with the release of his debut original, “Sleepwalker,” featuring London Thor. Augmented by sweeping drops, “Sleepwalker” is a pensive track that speaks to AWAY’s authenticity as an emerging artist through his punctilious attention to detail.In reference to his latest single, AWAY notes that […]

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Stream the first single from the Daft Punk-produced Arcade Fire album, ‘Everything Now’

Daft Punk have spent quite a bit of time as of late assisting others fine-tune their tracks. After working on two singles with The Weeknd, Arcade Fire have become the next to recruit their immense skill in co-production, utilizing the legendary French duo for the entirety of their forthcoming album, Everything Now.In this particular case, Daft Punk member […]

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Major Lazer surprise with release stylistically eclectic EP, ‘Know No Better’

Major Lazer have surprised fans across the world with their release of Know No Better. The EP, which is led by the group’s titular collaboration with Travis Scott, Camila Cabello and Quavo, includes six songs that are just as hot as this summer is about to be. The aforementioned first single on the EP features pronounced reggaeton beats, a medley […]

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Witness the visual majesty of Eric Prydz’s EPIC 5.0 [Photo Gallery]

1Eric Prydz's EPIC 5.0 Official Photo GalleryIn 2016, Eric Prydz raised the bar for audiovisual spectacles with the aptly titled EPIC 4.0 tour. The standard which the Swedish artist set with last year’s iteration of his Eric Prydz In Concert series is one which, realistically, only he could supersede – though even that in itself […]

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Stream Major Lazer, Travis Scott, Quavo and Camila Cabello’s ‘Know No Better’

In terms of crossover supra-collaborations, the team of Major Lazer, Travis Scott, Camila Cabello, and Quavo is about as formidable as they come. The league of high profile artists has joined up for a new collaboration, “Know No Better,” which has the potential to be a top 40 radio hit as well as a dance music sensation. The single, which mixes Afro-Caribbean vibes with […]

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Watch This: Kygo & Ellie Goulding perform acoustic verison of ‘First Time’ at the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge

Kygo’s latest monster collaboration with Ellie Goulding, “First Time,” has been received warmly by the global dance music community, racking up over 9 million views in just over a week, continuing Kygo’s strong run of singles which include “It Ain’t Me” with Selena Gomez and “Cruise.”Recently, Kygo and Ellie Goulding took to the BBC Radio 1 […]

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Parisian military base will host “world’s largest techno rave”

What is being marketed as the “world’s biggest techno rave” will take place June 30 to July 2 at Bretigny-sur-Orge military base station in Paris. Area 217 Festival will bring together 25,000 people for three days of live music and entertainment on the base’s tarmac. More than 75 artists will perform on six stages, including Dave Clarke, […]

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Grant – Are We Still Young [Original Mix]

Up-and-coming future bass player Grant has graced the scene as of late with fluent, playful melodies. The California-based artist keeps things light and breezy with a characteristic flow of airy synth waves and charismatic percussion. While still in the beginning stages of his career, the young gun producer holds a promising appeal, evident through his consistent […]

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