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EDC Mexico drops full lineup featuring Zedd, Above & Beyond, Dillon Francis, Marshmello & More

Less than a week after the close of EDC Orlando, Insomniac is back with EDC news in the form of the EDC Mexico lineup release. This is the fifth time that EDC will be taking over Mexico and the event is set to take place on February 24 & 25 of 2018 in Mexico City. In […]

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Dillon Francis & NIGHTMRE team up for new collaboration

In June, Dillon Francis and NGHTMRE took to the EDC Las Vegas stage to give fans a taste of their mouthwatering, forthcoming collaboration. The unreleased track combined the best of both artist’s production styles and resulted in a dynamic instant hit with menacing elements of trap and drum and bass. Now, both artists have come out on […]

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Dillon Francis teaches Twitter users how to DJ in new Q&A video [WATCH]

Few Q&A sessions have the promise of being as spontaneous as a Dillon Francis Q&A session.Francis visited WIRED Magazine’s studio to spend some time answering Twitter users’ questions regarding DJing. Francis offers insight on topics like using Serato with CDJs, and general DJ hardware, even offering a beat-matching example on the fly. In true Francis […]

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See what Dillon Francis wore for Halloween in his new comedy sketch, ‘Halloween is ruined again’ [WATCH]

As Dillon Francis acknowledges in his latest comedy sketch, “Halloween is ruined again,” unintentionally matching among friends, however unavoidable, is best suited for days other than All Hallow’s Eve.Watch dance music’s resident goof tout his authentic ‘Marty McFly’ costume, only to be dismayed when his friends arrive dressed in similar outfits, rendering Francis’ pre-planned ensemble undistinguishable. […]

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Whethan talks tour life, waffles and Good Nights

Touring across North America with close friends and having full control each set is not a feat that many people can say they’ve accomplished, let alone by the age of 18. Proudly hailing from Chicago, Ethan Snoreck started off like many other aspiring producers, putting together beats and remixing songs, then uploading them to his […]

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Coachella officially surpasses festival franchise records in 2017

As Coachella continues to triumphantly expand year after year, official statistics released recently now show that it is the only reoccurring festival to gross over $100 million. The two-weekend event grossed $114.6 million in 2017 alone, falling short behind Goldenvoice’s other widely successful festival Desert Trip, which brought in over  $160 million in 2016.  Coachella […]

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Dillon Francis – Hello There

Dillon Francis‘s experimentation continues with his latest release, “Hello There.” The track leans heavily into a Caribbean pop vibe with vocals by Yung Pinch.“Hello There” can only be described as inherently happy with its upbeat tempo and radio-friendly qualities. Further, the production’s grinning, sun-soaked ebullience would seem to be a better fit for summer — though fans […]

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Donald Trump goes EDM in new parody Twitter account

Donald Trump isn’t afraid to throw shade on Twitter, as the 45th POTUS has defined his campaign and administration via outbursts and belligerence on the site. Politics aside, Donald Trump’s bold tweets have inspired a parody account that has become popular in the dance music community for it’s satirical digs at DJs and producers.Some of the […]

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Dillon Francis finally unveils remix of Halsey ‘Bad At Love’

Dillon Francis has finally released his remix of Halsey‘s hit single “Bad At Love” — a cut off her well-received album Hopeless Fountain Kingdom.Francis’ take evokes a heavily nostalgic feel, as the remix showcases the light, poppy elements fused with the rolling moombahton vibe that Dillon Francis has been known for since the early “IDGAFOS” days. Trap claps, […]

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Dillon Francis finally unveils remix of Halsey ‘Bad At Love’

Dillon Francis has finally released his remix of Halsey‘s hit single “Bad At Love” — a cut off her well-received album Hopeless Fountain Kingdom.Francis’ take evokes a heavily nostalgic feel, as the remix showcases the light, poppy elements fused with the rolling moombahton vibe that Dillon Francis has been known for since the early “IDGAFOS” days. Trap claps, […]

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Dillon Francis to produce Spanish-language EDM album

Yes, you read that correctly. Having already proved a master of electronic dance music engineered in the English language, Dillon Francis has confirmed that his next musical endeavor will be the production of a “Spanish-language EDM album.” Francis’ gravitation towards Latin-inspired music has been evidenced by his recent remix of J. Balvin and Willy William’s […]

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Excision releases relentless remix pack for ‘Virus’ album

Excision‘s powerful, slamming Virus album featured collaborations with heavyweights like Space Laces, Dion Timmer, Protohype, and Datsik on standout songs like “Throwin’ Elbows,” “Are You Ready,” and “Final Boss.” Like everything Exicision does, Virus was all-encompassing, showcasing the power the dubstep genius is able to harness.The remix album is unforgiving to say the least. From start to finish, the […]

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Premiere: Dillon Francis puts a moombahton spin on Exicision and Dion Timmer’s ‘Final Boss’

Dillon Francis returns to moombahton in his remix of Excision and Dion Timmer‘s collaborative effort “Final Boss.” The original track, an entry on Excision’s latest LP Virus from November 2016, features piercing drops and the expected dose high energy, crushing bass.Francis layers multiple new percussion elements and vocal backdrops in his remix of “Final Boss,” all situated over a moombahton feel that helped […]

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Listen to Dillon Francis’ ‘Say Less Remixes Vol. 2’ featuring Lunice, ETC!ETC! and more

After releasing a satisfying two track “Say Less” remix offering featuring Gorgon City and Eptic earlier this summer, Dillon Francis has let the reigns loose with his smash single featuring G-Eazy. This time releasing a heaping 7 remixes, Dillon doles out a variety of takes on the collaboration, dropping off a VIP mix with Moksi as one of […]

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Dillon Francis incorporates Spanish into heavy new single, ‘No Diga Más’

Its seems as though there’s a resurgence of Latino-influenced music making its way into the mainstream. In 2016, Deorro paired with Elvis Crespo for a merengue-infused “Bailar.” Then, Luis Fonsi and Justin Bieber put out “Despacito,” which landed at the top of many charts and later became the most-streamed Spanish language song since “La Macarena.”Dillon […]

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WATCH: Dillon Francis’ alter egos Becky, Preston & DJ Hanzel react to ‘Say Less’ music video

Following Dillon Francis on his socials is one of the most entertaining ways to pass the time, as he has earned a reputation as one of the funniest artists in the dance music world. Francis is shameless when it comes to his sense of humor, and the renowned producer is unafraid to speak his mind on […]

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Dillon Francis Remixes Duke Dumont & Gorgon City’s “Real Life”

Back in June, two of UK’s biggest house gems Duke Dumont and Gorgon City teamed up for a groovy track called “Real Life” and today it gets taken to the next level with a slew of remixes, led by Dillon Francis! Follow @MishaInTheAir Continue Reading at http://fistintheair.com

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Dillon Francis’ ‘Say Less’ music video serves up major plot twist

The title “Say Less” appears an oxymoron when it comes to the release of the Dillon Francis‘ latest music video, a rowdy visual chronicle of an evening out that in turn leaves much to be said about the hilarity of the video’s production.When the track was originally released in April — garnering 13 million streams in the time […]

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