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Hardwell & Grammy Award-winning orchestra deliver highly anticipated Ultra 2018 intro, ‘Conquerers’

Does Hardwell ever sleep? In addition to an endless touring schedule, the big room don has consistently delivered new music in 2018, and what’s more — now he’s dropping off his stunning intro from Ultra Music Festival. It’s become an annual tradition for the Dutch superstar to treat fans with the official version of his opening track […]

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NMF Roundup: Like Mike releases a solo track, Hardwell manufactures the next mainstage hit, and more

Like Mike goes solo with new release “Rewind” with smooth vocals and pop chords. “Rewind” is the perfect smooth summer track that is sure to grace radio stations across the world. Todd Heller brings pac man to music with gaming synths and interesting chord combinations with cutting drops in new release “Ride It.” Melodic chords […]

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NMF Roundup: Hardwell and Steve Aoki go hard, Cheat Codes reworks Tom Walker, Xan Griffin shreds + 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. Take a serendipitous end-of-week drive with Youngr through his newest syrupy indie pop number, “Drive.” Ulterior Motive lends the robustly voiced […]

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Hardwell’s Ultra 20 set get the ‘drops only’ treatment [Watch]

Those who want to bypass builds and just enjoy a series of nonstop drops can now seamlessly do so via a “drops only” oriented reboot of Hardwell’s Ultra 20 set. An amalgamation of Hardwell’s early electronic classics and new IDs alike, Hardwell’s original Ultra 20 set generates a near palpable anticipation leading up to each […]

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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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Hardwell: a Swedish House Mafia reunion at Ultra ‘has to happen’ [Watch]

Netherlands radio station,SLAM! recently got Hardwell on the phone to talk Miami Music Week, his upcoming Main Stage slot at Ultra Music Festival‘s opening day on Friday, March 23, and, of course, speculation that Swedish House Mafia will reconvene for a special anniversary performance. “Most of the DJs have some free time in January and February, […]

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Pop idol or mainstage act? DallasK combines divergent directions [Interview + Spring Break Playlist]

Orlando native Dallas Koehlke might not have been able to legally drink at 19, but that didn’t stop him from booking club sets across the country thanks to his infectious beats and mounting popularity within the electronic dance music scene. The young producer, better known as DallasK, followed his momentum and moved to Los Angeles with a […]

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Deadmau5 trolls Hardwell, sends fan jar of toilet water in the mail

In response to the release of Dutch superstar Hardwell‘s Eclipse fragrance last October, the king of trolls, deadmau5, sent a fan a mason jar of toilet water in the mail and charged them $50 for it. Deadmau5 previously announced on Twitch that he would be auctioning off a bottle of his aptly-dubbed eau de toilette with the proceeds set to be donated to the […]

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Deadmau5 trolls Hardwell, sends fan jar of toilet water in the mail

In response to the release of Dutch superstar Hardwell‘s Eclipse fragrance last October, the king of trolls, deadmau5, sent a fan a mason jar of toilet water in the mail and charged them $50 for it. Deadmau5 previously announced on Twitch that he would be auctioning off a bottle of his aptly-dubbed eau de toilette with the proceeds set to be donated to the […]

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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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Spring Awakening Music Festival shares stacked phase one lineup

Chicago’s electronic summer staple, Spring Awakening Music Festival, will return to the Windy City’s Addams/Medill park for its seventh iteration Friday, June 8 through Sunday, June 10. The largest all-electronic music festival in the Midwest, Spring Awakening has released phase one of its 2018 lineup, a sizable roster of mainstream talent topped by Afrojack, Hardwell, […]

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House heavyweights Hardwell and Quintino team up to produce, ‘Woest’

Hardwell and Quintino have each carved a deep niche in big room since the subgenre’s rise during the EDM boom. Now, they have teamed up to create an intensely energetic collaboration titled, “Woest.” However, this isn’t the first time these two power houses have worked together. With their hit original, “Baldadig,” as well as their remix […]

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1001Tracklists identifies 2017’s ‘top 101 producers’ in mammoth new list

When it comes to a record of the most widely supported producers of today, 1001Tracklists offers a look through a retrospective lens, releasing its list of the “Top 101 Producers of 2017” a little over a week into 2018.The “world’s leading DJ tracklist database,” 1001Tracklists accounts for mixes, radio shows, and club and festival sets […]

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Ultra Music Festival 2018 Reveals Phase 1 Lineup Ft. The Chainsmokers, David Guetta, DJ Snake, Tiesto, Kaskade

Ultra Music Festival really pulled out the stops for their 20th anniversary. They just unleashed Phase 1 of the 2018 lineup and wow is it EDM-star-studded. You’ll hear today’s biggest stars like The Chainsmokers, Marshmello and DJ Snake paired up with with old-schoolers like Tiesto, David Guettan and Eric Prydz. There’s also Hardwell, Steve Aoki, […]

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DubVision and Afrojack team up for surprising ‘New Memories’

DubVision and Afrojack have teamed up for “New Memories,” and the simple, yet catchy tune is set to be a radio hit. Progressive chords are the perfect backdrop for the folk-pop vocals, and the feel-good track has broad appeal to electronic and pop fans alike.This release is coming off of a busy 2017 for Afrojack, who has […]

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Watch Hardwell & Armin Van Buuren debut their ‘Two Is One’ alias at Amsterdam Music Festival

Appearing under the alias “II=I” or, “Two Is One,” Hardwell and Armin Van Buuren took the decks at 2017’s Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) to deliver their first-ever b2b  performance together.A monumental collaborative event that united two of the biggest Dutch stars in electronic music, the b2b live set represented a seamless blend of Hardwell and Van […]

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World’s Biggest Guestlist Festival releases complete lineup for December show

Guestlist 4 Good have just announced the second phase of artists added to the World’s Biggest Guestlist Festival, to be held in Mumbai from December 1-3. With over 250,000 registrations, the charitable festival aims to smash the world record for the Largest Guestlist, while also funding secondary education for over 100,000 underprivileged Indian children.The final night […]

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Win Tickets To Haunted Fest Ft. Hardwell, Above & Beyond, Waka Flocka, Cash Cash, Yellow Claw & More!

Prime Social Group is at it again, bringing Haunted Fest on Halloween weekend, this year to FOUR cities, Columbus and Pittsburgh on October 27th and Indianapolis on the 28th. This year they’re featuring the talents of Hardwell, Above & Beyond, Waka Flocka, Yellow Claw, Cash Cash, Bad Royale, Vanic and more. And guess what?! You […]

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