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Premiere: AFFKT – Rufian

Spanish producer AFFKT has kicked off his year under a brand new label: Tronic. Bringing a touch of melodic flavor to the label across three tracks, his Red Crocanti EP exemplifies the forward-thinking direction Christian Smith is looking to take his label.Red Crocanti’s close “Rufian” serves as an explosive conclusion to the EP. Elastic rhythms hit the eardrums […]

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DJ Three & Öona Dahl prepare for Minimal Effort NYE with curated Orbit playlists

For underground fans in Los Angeles this weekend, Minimal Effort is the party to ring in the New Year. Stacked to the brim with the scene’s top talent, the holiday event will host names like Maya Jane Coles, Ardalan, Jimmy Edgar, Justin Martin, DJ Three, Öona Dahl, and more.To get ready for the NYE affair, […]

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Mikey Lion ushers in the New Year with a selection of delectable tunes [EXCLUSIVE]

Desert Hearts has grown far past its roots of an intimate gathering in the Mojave, becoming one of the most beloved transformational festival brands on the market. Its inclusive mantra of “we are all Desert Hearts” oozes out of each of its founders and into its loving crowds, leaving a cult-like following behind in the […]

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Premiere: David Guetta & Afrojack ft. Charli XCX & French Montana – Dirty Sexy Money (Joe Stone Remix)

David Guetta and Afrojack are two of dance music’s most world-renowned veterans, and the duo have been known to collaborate from time-to-time. Back in 2014, the Parisian-Dutch pair commandeered radio airwaves with their international smash, “Hey Mama” alongside Nicki Minaj & Bebe Rexha. Earlier this year, Guetta and Afrojack again made a splash with “Another […]

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Premiere: André Hommen – Abakus

André Hommen has been simmering under the surface of the progressive and tech realm for nearly a decade, and now it is time for him to boil over unto the masses. Having earned recognition in the scene for his work alongside Dennis Ferrer and as a creative force behind the Objektivity label, singles like “Battery […]

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Exclusive: Phantoms – Pulling Me In (Eva Shaw Remix)

When Phantoms‘ released the catchy “Pulling Me In” from their debut LP earlier this year, the duo captured the hearts of music lovers across the globe. With a groovy beat and endearing vocals, the pair danced their way around the U.S. in an entertaining music video that accompanied the song.Fast forward to the end of […]

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Beyond the Booth 009: Steve Lawler

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 […]

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At 60% Off, WavesGear’s Floating Sunglasses Are A Gift That Keeps On Giving

Sunglasses that you can’t lose in the water, but also look good, are oddly hard to come by. But WavesGear makes classic shades in bright colors that will look good anywhere there’s water (and anywhere there isn’t). Use the code KINJA60 and take 60% off a ton of sunglasses (down to just $16 a pair), […]

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Premiere: Shall Ocin – Cicada

Maceo Plex protégé Shall Ocin entered the last half of 2017 swinging, with the foundation of his very own Clash Lion imprint whose first release was none other than Maceo himself under his long-lost Maetrik alias. Now, Ocin debuts his own work on his home label in an enticing fashion.Bounty Hunter offers three mighty tracks that […]

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Andreas Henneberg fashions an alluring mix ahead of Ocaso Music Festival [Exclusive]

With more than 20 years of studio and stage experience behind the Berlin maven, Andreas Henneberg has cemented himself as a cornerstone of the underground.Releasing on record labels like Voltage Musique Records — founded and co-run by the artist — Get Physical, Herzblut, SNOE, Heinz Music, Toolroom, and many more; Henneberg is a singular summation […]

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Andreas Henneberg fashions an alluring mix ahead of Ocaso Music Festival [Exclusive]

With more than 20 years of studio and stage experience behind the Berlin maven, Andreas Henneberg has cemented himself as a cornerstone of the underground.Releasing on record labels like Voltage Musique Records — founded and co-run by the artist — Get Physical, Herzblut, SNOE, Heinz Music, Toolroom, and many more; Henneberg is a singular summation […]

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Premiere: i_o – Warning

It should come as no surprise that mau5trap has a reputation of quickly identifying some of electronic music’s sharpest rising talents. Under the careful watch of deadmau5 himself, the label has been instrumental in the rise of artists such as REZZ, Rinzen, and now, i_o.For his first release on mau5trap — part of the label’s We […]

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Premiere: Richy Ahmed provides punchy re-work of Janson’s ‘Mode’

Richy Ahmed is edging into legend territory in today’s house sphere, and thus can be trusted to provide followers with consistently caliber releases. This theory is embodied in his latest endeavor: re-molding Janson’s piece “Mode” into his own.“Mode,” released on Ahmed’s Four Thirty Two imprint, is already quite the scintillating house cut. However, its Richy-fied version […]

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Exclusive: Opiuo unveils the glitchy ‘Botrok’ ahead of forthcoming EP

Oscar Davey-Wright, better known as the innovative funky and futuristic bass music producer Opiuo, has revealed a new single “Botrok.” The New Zealand-born producer has been making his rounds on the US-circuit opening for the likes of Pretty Lights, GRiZ, and Bassnectar. Arriving as the first single off his forthcoming EP Syzygy, Dancing Astronaut is immensely pleased to exclusively unveil “Botrok.” A vibrant […]

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The Radar 102: Mixed by Krayysh

Not even a month after the release of his debut EP, Talk To Me, Canadian producer Krayysh has concocted an hour-long exclusive guest mix for Dancing Astronaut‘s Radar series. Not much is known about the mysterious bass producer, other than that he’s been supported by Mat Zo and his Mad Zoo imprint and has consistently put out […]

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Premiere: Flora Cash – The Bad Boys (Mountain Bird Remix)

The striking Flora Cash, comprised of the promising duo Cole Randall and Shpresa Lleshaj, exuded a dulcetly delivered soundscape on their tune “The Bad Boys.” Atmospheric and enveloping in each and every turn, the two have a knack for putting their listeners in a blissful state of listening.Now, their track’s been taken on by the Swedish electronic producer […]

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Premiere: Newman – The Sky And The Earth

“The Sky And The Earth” is gripping from its very first moment. A piercing vocal sample cuts deep into the psyche, catalyzing goosebumps that are accentuated further by mysterious arpeggios. Its distinctive, otherworldly nature has made it an ideal listen during twilight hours, where the record’s hypnotizing elements carry listeners seamlessly into a new phase of […]

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Premiere: Nicole Moudaber & Carl Cox – See You Next Tuesday (Black Asteroid Remix)

Black Asteroid‘s experience is as vast as the amount of music styles he has dabbled in. His unique tenure as a musician, which included being Prince’s engineer, made him a perfect candidate to remold his longtime friend Nicole Moudaber‘s “See You Next Tuesday” with Carl Cox into his own.The project took an unexpected turn, but […]

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Warm up for Dreamstate with this set by Cold Blue [Exclusive]

Dreamstate is set to take off on November 24 — or, as trance fans call it, “Trancegiving.” Known as the mecca for the genre on this side of the pond, Dreamstate has consistently delivered a slew of cutting-edge talent across the trance spectrum. 2017 marks the gathering’s third birthday, and shows no sign of slowing down […]

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