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These are 10 hype-building songs to listen to ahead for Moonrise Festival 2018

Moonrise Festival 2018 is shaping out to be one of Baltimore’s most exciting events of the year. The two-day festival — held at the Pimlico Race Course – is preparing for its 5th installment, which will feature a wide and diverse range of artists, catering toward fans of almost any dance music sub-genre. Performers include Kaskade, Zeds Dead, […]

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Chris Lake and Destructo unleash hard-hitting new tune, ‘Y.O.D.O’

House music mainstays Chris Lake and Destructo are both known for their deep, dirty sounds that have been destroying dance floors for years. The pair have now come together on Lake’s own Black Book Records to collaborate on a new track, titled “Y.O.D.O.” The track begins with an atmospheric build, before diving into a drop full […]

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Chris’ Lake & Lorenzo merge into Anti Up and play a wild hand in ‘Pizza’

Two UK house stalwarts by the name of Chris have merged into what one might call a “supergroup” in the house arena. Anti Up’s members are largely celebrated figures in their own right; Chris Lake has forged some of the most infectious hits in his years on the circuit, from his 2011 electro hit “Sundown” […]

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[Q&A] Meet the artists bringing the house down at Mamby: Walker & Royce

Since 2015, Mamby On The Beach has been allowing Chicago’s festival-goers to relish a diverse roster of acts right from the lakefront, the awe-inspiring Chicago skyline as its backdrop. Perched quite literally atop the sands of Oakwood Beach, Mamby is known for its eclectic lineup, which this year features everything from Chicago rapper, Common, to […]

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Chris Lake and Walker & Royce team up for new EP, ‘Close Your Eyes’

Chris Lake and Walker & Royce each spent the last few years refining their energetic and fun-loving approach to house music. While the Dirtybird duo and Black Book head honcho have enjoyed their individual successes, they decided to come together for their exciting, two-track Close Your Eyes EP. The first track, “Dance With Me,” is a perfect […]

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Ante up: stream full sets from day two of EDC Las Vegas

Both the stakes and the temps were higher for EDC Las Vegas’ second day of production on May 19. Attendees of Insomniac’s flagship Electric Daisy Carnival and at home viewers alike can relive their favorite sets from the festival, or catch up on the performances that they missed with Dancing Astronaut’s list of live sets […]

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Breakaway Music Festival announces two feverous lineups for Columbus & Grand Rapids

Prime Social Group is back with their biggest unveil to date. Now boasting nine festivals under the Breakaway, Prime, Haunted Fest, and #Fest brands, PSG’s elevating the supreme curation the brand’s been exploring at the intersection of hip-hop and electronic music. This year, Breakaway Music Festival serves as an outright testament to the booking that’s taking […]

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NMF Roundup: The Glitch Mob slows things down, Borgeous reups Marshmello, ATTLAS stuns, Daniel Avery delivers + more

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. Break out your Tigers Beat: The White Panda elevates the hottest rising boy band, save for Brockhampton, lifting Why Don’t We’s empowering […]

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NMF Roundup: The Glitch Mob slows things down, Borgeous reups Marshmello, ATTLAS stuns, Daniel Avery delivers + more

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. Break out your Tigers Beat: The White Panda elevates the hottest rising boy band, save for Brockhampton, lifting Why Don’t We’s empowering […]

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The Do LaB taps Thugfucker, Luttrell, Brasstracks, Chris Lake, & more for Coachella stage

The Do LaB always runs a welcome oasis amid the Coachella chaos, fostering a chilled atmosphere with the most cutting edge house and tech talent set within their stage’s shady confines. It feels like the company, which runs festivals like Lighting in a Bottle, Lucidity, and the Dirtybird Campouts, outdoes itself with its artist bill […]

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Lollapalooza announces 2018 edition with The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Vampire Weekend, ODESZA, more

The Midwest’s premier music festival, Lollapalooza, returns to Chicago’s Grant Park August 2–5 with a newly announced lineup for the behemoth, 4-day affair. Topping the 2018 bill are The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott, Logic, and ODESZA, and, most notably, Vampire Weekend — the band’s first live performance in four years. Other high-profile acts include Tyler, The Creater, CHVRCHES, LL Cool […]

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Chris Lake unveils new music & Black Book Records partnership with WAV

Chris Lake’s Black Book Records imprint has released a massive new house single, “Turn Off The Lights,” in honor of a new partnership between Lake and WAV, the mobile streaming app backed by industry titans like Steve Rifkind, Jeanie Han, and the former CEO of Korean-based messaging platform LINE. The new track comes complete with […]

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NMF Roundup: Carnage & Steve Aoki team up for ironic track, Deorro samples his son’s voice, Martin Garrix, David Guetta, and Brooks team up + more

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. Carnage teamed up with Steve Aoki and Lockdown for “Plur Genocide.” The most impressive thing about this track is that it […]

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Chris Lake flips Chromeo’s ‘Juice’ into a certified club burner

Chromeo are coming back strong in 2018 with the announcement of their next studio LP, Head Over Heels, and they’ve already teased fans with some fresh funk from the upcoming record with a leggy lead single “Juice.” The new track is quintessential Chromeo, tongue-in-cheek 80’s-inspired synth pop with a tasty singalong hook, though now the duo’s latest is being blessed […]

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Chris Lake and Chris Lorenzo team up on ‘Nothing Better’

Chris Lake and Chris Lorenzo‘s “Nothing Better,” an Insomniac Records release, is an uplifting progressive house track filled with dance-oriented, 1990’s house textures. The song features soulful, intertwining vocals layered over low, arresting piano chords before breaking into a head-bobbing bassline.“Nothing Better” is certainly not the duo’s first joint effort—it succeeds their bass house hit, “The Calling,” and tthe […]

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Deadmau5 announces tour support for ‘lots of shows in a row: pt. 2’

After a long-awaited North American tour earlier this year, deadmau5 announced “lots of shows in a row: pt 2” back in July. Now, as the dates grow near, the Canadian producer has revealed which artists will be joining him at each show. Deadmau5 shows no affinity to one particular genre or label, drawing in a variety of mau5trap artists […]

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Chris Lake – Give Her Right Back ft. Dances With White Girls

Grammy-nominated producer Chris Lake has steadily worked his way to becoming a house music legend over the course of a decade. His name has appeared on a slew of intoxicating tracks that have become dancefloor staples, including “I Want You” and “Stomper” with Anna Lunoe.This year in itself has been a wild success for Lake, with […]

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Chris Lake – Give Her Right Back ft. Dances With White Girls

Grammy-nominated producer Chris Lake has steadily worked his way to becoming a house music legend over the course of a decade. His name has appeared on a slew of intoxicating tracks that have become dancefloor staples, including “I Want You” and “Stomper” with Anna Lunoe.This year in itself has been a wild success for Lake, with […]

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Beyond The Booth 003: Chris Lake on the evolution of technology in the dance music space

Beyond the Booth is a feature dedicated to the hidden side of artists that exists outside electronic music— a side rarely discussed with those outside their immediate circle. We venture “beyond the booth,” so to speak, and dive into their deepest passions that tie into their unique personalities. After some self-introspection, each participant then returns to […]

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Beyond The Booth 003: Chris Lake on the evolution of technology in the dance music space

Beyond the Booth is a feature dedicated to the hidden side of artists that exists outside electronic music— a side rarely discussed with those outside their immediate circle. We venture “beyond the booth,” so to speak, and dive into their deepest passions that tie into their unique personalities. After some self-introspection, each participant then returns to […]

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