Archive | Alison Wonderland

Valentino Khan delivers hard-hitting remix of Alison Wonderland’s ‘Good Enough’

Valentino Khan remixed Alison Wonderland‘s “Good Enough” and reshaped the trap original into a higher speed, electro house-inpired heater. With vocal chop melodies and orchestral undertones on the build, the remix quickly picks up and drops into quick gritty bass notes and shuffle-inducing percussion. After Wonderland’s successful release of her second studio album, Awake, earlier this year, […]

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Bassnectar, Dillon Francis & Friends, Kaskade and more lead EDC Orlando’s 2018 lineup

EDC Orlando will descend upon its historic host venue Tinker Field from November 9-10, and as in all past years of production, the Insomniac festival will bring a slew of stars to the Sunshine State. After last year’s record turnout, the events giant had to follow with a special billing, and suffice it to say […]

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Meet the artists you can’t miss at Spring Awakening: Alison Wonderland

This year, Chicago’s Spring Awakening Music Festival, the largest dance music fest in the Midwest, will return to Addams/Medill Park with another packed, meticulously curated lineup, including Tchami, Virtual Self, Tiësto, Alison Wonderland, and more across its three-day span. Dancing Astronaut has teamed up with the fest to get to know its standout acts a little better, just before SAMF arrives to […]

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Alison Wonderland speaks up about mental health, emotional abuse: ‘I was completely disintegrating’

Despite her fairytale moniker, things have not always been butterflies and rainbows for Australian producer Alison Wonderland. In fact, she’s made it her mission to be as honest and forthright about her struggles with mental health, emotional abuse, and battle with anxiety and depression as possible. As such, her new album, Awake, exposes the deeply […]

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Life is Beautiful returns in 2018 with a comprehensive, star-studded fifth anniversary line-up

Life Is Beautiful Music & Arts Festival is set to return to downtown Las Vegas with another comprehensive line-up, September 21–23, 2018. Now in it’s fifth year, the festival boasts some of the music world’s most sought-after headliners in The Weeknd, Arcade Fire, Florence + The Machine, DJ Snake, ODESZA, N.E.R.D, Deathcab for Cutie, Tyler, The […]

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Beyond the headliners: DA presents the top 10 must-see acts of Coachella 2018

America’s cornerstone music festival is fast approaching its Empire Polo Club descent. As Coachella Music Valley Music & Arts Festival enters its 19th annual celebration, the festival reflects on music’s past, relishes in its present, and amplifies its future. It’s an exuberant apex promising the land of milk and honey for its frenzied fashion frolickers […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 35

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. One of […]

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Alison Wonderland gets experimentally profound in ‘AWAKE’ [Album Review]

Alison Wonderland strips down to the bone with the release of AWAKE, an exquisite illustration of an artist’s self-exploration. The self-made producer is known for her galvanizing productions and performances, which have projected her into the limelight of dance music over the last few years. With a robust fanbase that continues to support her constantly-evolving […]

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Alison Wonderland releases new music video, ‘High,’ featuring Trippie Redd

Anticipation continues to mount for the release of future bass powerhouse Alison Wonderland’s new AWAKE LP, following the respective releases of her first couple of singles, “No” and “Church.” Arriving as the third single off her forthcoming sophomore studio album comes the ambient single, “High,” featuring Ohio-based rapper Trippie Redd. The track is accompanied by a mood-enhancing video featuring […]

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Alison Wonderland releases second single ‘No’ ahead of upcoming album

The multi-talented Alison Wonderland released “No,” the second single off her upcoming LP and following “Church.” The multitalented Australian artist has been putting in a lot of promo work ahead of the album’s — dubbed Awake — release on April 6, including vinyl signings and free giveaways, to ramp up fans’ excitement. This track showcases a new sound […]

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Bonnaroo announces ‘The Other’ lineup

Bonnaroo announced stage programming for The Other ahead of the festival’s 2018 edition. The newly added dance tent likely formed as Bonnaroo’s answer to Coachella‘s storied Sahara Tent. Last year, Bonnaroo debuted the new stage concept — which replaced the festival’s beloved Kalliope Stage — and featured a diverse range of EDM acts such as Claude Vonstroke, G Jones and Getter, […]

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Alison Wonderland releases emotive new track and video for ‘Church’ ahead of forthcoming album

As Alison Wonderland continues to ascend in the electronic realm, she’s become a fixture in the global dance scene while slowly rolling out new productions. She’s allowed her live performances to speak for themselves — a wise decision — with an upcoming installment at Coachella a high point of anticipation. Another sign of her powerful production abilities and […]

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Spring Awakening’s monstrous phase two line-up is a who’s who of dance music

One week has passed since Spring Awakening unveiled their colossal 2018 line-up, amidst rumors that Resident Advisor accidentally leaked the second phase of the React Presents event. As it turns out, the rumors were true. The three-day festival returns to Chicago, Illinois, June 8 through 10, boasting the usual suspects over two headlining stages: from Afrojack and Tiësto to deadmau5 […]

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Tomorrowland tickets are on sale now

After drumming up excitement over the past few weeks with lineup announcements, general sale tickets for Tomorrowland 2018 are finally on sale. The iconic Belgian festival added artists like Dua Lipa, Rødhåd b2b Âme, Pan-Pot just days ago, in addition to previous announcements of Alesso, Alison Wonderland, Prydz and many more. Pre-sale tickets for the iconic Belgian festival sold out […]

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Alesso, Alison Wonderland, Prydz among artists added to Tomorrowland 2018 line-up

Crowned recently as the world’s most celebrated social media event, Tomorrowland is ramping up for it’s 14th iteration with a bevy of announcements this month. For this year’s duly themed edition, dubbed “The Story of Planaxis,” expect to see spectacle performances from headliners Armin van Buuren, Hardwell, Axwell / Ingrosso, Netsky, RL Grime, and a fresh new face in REZZ, along with specially-curated stages from Carl […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s top radio series of 2017 are…

 1Dancing Astronaut's top radio shows of 2017 are…Words by: Christina Hernandez, Katie Daubert, and Kanvar KoliToday’s electronic music scene is a blessing and a curse. Accessing music across all genres and subgenres has never been easier; same goes for making it. However, with such abundance comes saturation; where to even begin seeking out new music […]

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Alison Wonderland helps women propose at Australian show in honor of gay marriage

Australia joined the ranks of 25 other countries to officially legalize gay marriage on December 7, causing a wave of celebration over a legal battle that has been drawn out in the country for 13 years.Alison Wonderland was on tour in home country at the height of festivities surrounding this development, and thus decided to […]

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Alison Wonderland helps women propose at Australian show in honor of gay marriage

Australia joined the ranks of 25 other countries to officially legalize gay marriage on December 7, causing a wave of celebration over a legal battle that has been drawn out in the country for 13 years.Alison Wonderland was on tour in home country at the height of festivities surrounding this development, and thus decided to […]

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Alison Wonderland – Happy Place

Alison Wonderland released a new single “Happy Place” with an upbeat introduction and commanding vocals that veer into a dirty trap drop. The track embodies everything fans have come to know and love from Wonderland with its pulsing rhythm and hard drop.When the track was premiered on Triple J, the Australian producer commented:“I wrote it about me trying […]

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