Archive | Dillon Francis

Dillon Francis uploads full Director’s Cut of Calvin Harris ‘One Deeper Talk’

  A little over a year ago, Dillon Francis had the EDM world dissolving with laughter, as he interviewed the scene’s standout acts while under the guise of his alter-ego, DJ Hanzel, shot for TBS. Per a series of tweets from Francis earlier this week, he is back to bring us the full versions of […]

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deadmau5 to release new ‘Coffee Run’ installment featuring special guest, Getter

deadmau5 has something brewing. The producer will recommence the release of his one-on-one video interviews with electronic artists, “Coffee Run.” Filmed within deadmau5’s car, the video series will resume with Getter in the passenger seat, as deadmau5 recently revealed on Twitter. Yeah actually…. did one with @GetterOfficial the other day in a 720 https://t.co/gfw4XTEEgR — […]

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Dillon Francis drops ‘Quiero Saber’ with Jesse Baez

Dillon Francis continues releasing singles from his upcoming Spanish-language. His new release is a collaboration with Jesse Baez, “Quiero Saber.” It’s a love song about Baez’ obsession for an unknown lover, for all the unanswered questions love might bring. The artist from Guatemala gives the song an emotional weight while Francis does his thing with soca […]

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NGHTMRE previews new collaboration with The Chainsmokers

NGHTMRE has had a stream of high-profile collaborations in the past year with the likes of Dillon Francis and Ghastly, proving there’s no stopping him. The LA-based producer played a collaboration he has coming out with The Chainsmokers during his EDC Las Vegas set. The track showcases a different direction for both NGHTMRE and The […]

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Dillon Francis drops new single from upcoming Spanish language album

Dillon Francis has been hyping up his new Spanish language album that is expected to be released in 2018. He has been dropping singles from it — the latest being “BaBaBa (Vete Pa’Ya).” The high-energy track integrates elaborate synth combinations with drums, shaping the background around the vocalist. Francis decided to create a Spanish language […]

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HARD Summer delivers mind-bending 2018 lineup loaded with special back-to-back performances

HARD Summer is pulling out all the stops for the upcoming edition of the festival, led by one of the event’s most memorable lineups to date. Slated for August 4 – 5, and returning to a familiar venue at Fontana’s Auto Club Speedway, HARD’s flagship event is sticking to their tried and true playbook of marquee […]

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Let’s talk about sex, baby: Dillon Francis and Residente release upfront new moombahton collaboration ‘Sexo’

Dillon Francis and Residente are here, and they want to talk about sex in their blunt new moombahton collaboration “Sexo.” “Everybody in the end wants sex,” insists Residente, as he leads viewers through the tantalizing primary color-led video in Colombia. “Sexo” sees a significant departure from the Calle 13 rapper’s 2017 self-titled debut album, instead embracing its […]

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Insomniac fills out robust 2018 EDC week with over 25 artists and 14 new shows

Insomniac added over 25 new artists and 14 events to the fifth annual EDC week in Las Vegas, coinciding with the festival’s 22nd annual installment.  In doing so, the festival welcomes 14 signature party experiences during the week of May 16–23, including the hardstyle focused Basscon Pool Party and two dubstep-fueled Bassrush parties, along with a variety […]

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NGHTMRE & Dillon Francis – Another Dimension (YOOKiE Remix)

New York-based producing duo YOOKiE released a highly energetic remix of NGHTMRE and Dillon Francis‘ “Another Dimension.” The artists emphatically showcase a sound that deviates from the original by adding slower beats in the drop that are saturated with intense throttles of bass and peaks of synth. NGHTMRE and Dillon Francis’ creation features a heavier dubstep sound, […]

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Dillon Francis lands another TV gig on Comedy Central’s ‘Taskmaster’

With his reality TV parody “DJ World,” an interview series on TBS Digital titled “One Deeper Talks” as DJ Hanzel, and, more recently, co-starring in “What Would Diplo Do” on Viceland with James Van Der Beek, one thing is certain: the world knows how funny Dillon Francis can be. So it only made sense for Comedy Central to recruit […]

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Dillon Francis recruits The Kid Mero and Pioladitingancia for new ‘Ven’ music video [Watch]

The rollout of Dillon Francis‘ impending mombahton LP has officially begun. January brought “Ven,” which found Francis joining with Puerto Rican songwriter Arcangel and Dominican rapper Quimico Ultra Mega for the record’s lead single. Now the “I.D.G.A.F.O.S.” producer has dropped off the track’s accompanying music video, taking us to the streets of NYC for the new feature. […]

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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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3LAU disregards industry conventions and discusses how his frustration with dance music led to Ultraviolet [Interview]

Justin Blau has toured the world, created a record label, and raised enough funds to build four schools in Guatemala. Despite having done all of this by the age of 27, he will dismiss compliments about his achievements in favor of discussing what he will do. What he has done is never enough. What he […]

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Zack Knight & Jasmin Walia – Bom Diggy (Dillon Francis Remix)

  Dillon Francis has tried his hand at remixing one of India’s top tracks: “Bom Diggy” by Zack Knight and  Jasmin Walia. The remix features Francis’ signature infusion of a subtle moombahton backbone into the catchy song. Knight and Walia originally released the song in the fall of 2017 as part of Indian streaming service Saavn’s global artist […]

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Dillon Francis delivers first single from new moombahton album, ‘Ven’

The people pled, and Dillon Francis delivered.The producer has officially begun to deliver on his promise of a new moombahton album with the release of its lead single “Ven,” featuring Puerto Rican songwriter Arcangel and Dominican rapper Quimico Ultra Mega.The album is expected to be chock full of culture-blurring collaborations, with Francis actively traveling over the last year […]

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NGHTMRE & Dillon Francis drop music video for hard-hitting ‘Another Dimension’

NGHTMRE and Dillon Francis fans were in for a treat when the duo dropped “Another Dimension,” arguably one of the hardest song we have heard the artists drop. The track has graced mainstages around the world, and now the pair have released an accompanying music video.In the video, Francis and NGHTMRE enter a virtual reality […]

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NGHTMRE & Dillon Francis drop music video for hard-hitting ‘Another Dimension’

NGHTMRE and Dillon Francis fans were in for a treat when the duo dropped “Another Dimension,” arguably one of the hardest song we have heard the artists drop. The track has graced mainstages around the world, and now the pair have released an accompanying music video.In the video, Francis and NGHTMRE enter a virtual reality […]

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Dillon Francis wipes all but two posts from Instagram, teases upcoming Latin album

Earlier in December, Dillon Francis took to Twitter to let fans know that he was wrapping up production on his upcoming 2018 album.Finishing my album 2018 is about to be wild— Dillon Francis (@DILLONFRANCIS) December 18, 2017Now to kick off the New Year, he’s teased the album further by wiping his Instagram account of all […]

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Arizona’s Goldrush Festival brings big beats to the wild wild west [Review + Recap Video]

Phoenix, Arizona is quickly becoming one of the nation’s hottest music festival destinations, drawing an increasing number of top-tier artists and events to the Valley of the Sun year after year. This year was perhaps Phoenix’s biggest yet, hosting events like the debut installment of Lost Lake Festival and Hundred Waters‘ annual FORM at Arcosanti, […]

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Dillon Francis primes fans for inbound new album in 2018

Dillon Francis is officially capping a momentous 2017 with the confirmation we’ve all been waiting for heading into 2018 –– a new full-length LP currently under wraps and on its way. From making his television debut to marquee collaborations with NGHTMRE, Flosstradamus, and G-Eazy, this has been a hallmark year for Dillon, and now he’s priming […]

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