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Watch Oliver Heldens take to the skies, DJing a full set in a hot air balloon

Oliver Heldens took getting high to a new level yesterday, June 1, with a DJ set that soared high in the sky. Live-streamed on Facebook, the DJ took off thousands of feet into the air as he cranked out an upbeat set. Along for the ride were five other passengers who were graced with the experience of a […]

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We Have a Real Problem: Conservatives Are Destroying America

There are two ways to view the “carnage” occurring in America right now. The first requires a stunning amount of willful blindness to the cause of this carnage. The second requires an almost effortless amount of will to say it out loud: Conservatives are destroying America. The American right …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Yes, I Said We Need to “Move On” From the Russian Hacking Story

Let’s play a game. Imagine just for a moment what the front pages of newspapers or home pages of websites would look like if we removed articles about the hacking of emails in the 2016 election. Now go even further and imagine how a cable news hour and its line up of stories would be […]

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Mike Pence Not Concerned About Climate Change Because it’s Only an “Issue For the Left”

One day after God-Emperor Donald Trump announced that the US was withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord his faithful minions hit the airwaves to defend the decision. Kellyanne Conway visited ABC’s Good Morning America, where she repeatedly refused to answer host George Stephanopoulos when he …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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NY Mag Attacks Return Of Kings For “Radicalizing” Men Yet Remains Silent On Islamic Extremism

It seems that reading articles about how to sleep with more girls or how to become a stronger, more masculine, or successful man is the same as doing the Muslim profession of faith before stealing a truck and running over Christian pedestrians. That’s the ridiculous conclusion of NY Mag after publishing their article “The Online Radicalization We’re […]

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Sven Väth, Uner, and Technasia announced as first guest speakers at IMS College – Malta

Pete Tong‘s International Music Summit (IMS) has become the premier force that brings together people across the electronic music industry to discuss its current state and how to best move forward in the future. Outside of business, IMS also aims to nurture those just entering into it as well — from production, to management, to promotion.Last year, […]

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Russia Embarrasses Ukraine In The Latest Propaganda Battle Of East Versus West

On 29 May, 2017, a brief Twitter feud happened between Ukraine and Russia. The two powers’ official and non-official accounts skirmished through light punchlines and pictures. The Ukrainian account posted first, apparently as a reply to Vladimir Putin’s late remark on the same day. Meeting with French banker escort boy President Emmanuel Macron at Versailles, […]

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RL Grime collaborates with Miguel on the emotive single, ‘Stay for It’

Henry Steinway, more widely known as RL Grime, has been locked away in the studio pinning down the precise creative direction he sees his career taking. Yesterday, June 1, the LA-native announced his upcoming sophomore LP, Nova, using a self-published zine, which nods backs to the 1990s punk rock underground.In this creative address, sent to 100 lucky fans around the […]

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Pink Mammoth’s Zach Walker hits the decks for ‘Summer of Love’ block party [Exclusive Mix]

Pink Mammoth ringleader Zach Walker is preparing for a love-filled Summer this year. After starting off surrounded by good energy at Lightning in a Bottle,  Walker and his beloved Burner brand will travelling Eastward. Joining forces once more with Brooklyn’s House of Yes, the two institutions will be serving up their infectious vibes on June 10 […]

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Pittsburgh To Trump: Take Our Name Out of Your Orange Jagoff Mouth

Like a fucking moron who can’t wait to see how happy Putin’s going to be after this one, Donald Trump did his usual farting out of words with limited basis in reality while announcing his decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement. Because the Pro-Life Party is more concerned with immediate …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: What Psychedelics Taught Me About Humanity’s Terrifying Ecological Crisis

We are experiencing an extreme moment in human history that is greatly destabilizing and emotionally traumatizing for many, many people and it is easy to get incredibly depressed about it all. While Donald Trump may appear to be the biggest impediment to the change we so desperately need, I have an …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Billionaires Are Buying Bunkers In New Zealand Because They Fear You May Kill Them

The popular image of survivalists is that of right-wing preppers from “Flyover Country”; basically the most hardcore fraction of what those Comrade Obama, bless his heart, described in the following way: It’s not surprising, then, they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren’t like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or […]

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Watch Pretty Lights premiere new music from his forthcoming album

Derek Vincent Smith has left fans with no shortage of news in 2017. Over the past several months, Pretty Lights has announced such momentous events as his Puerto Rican “Island of Light” festival, and weekend concert series at The Gorge and Red Rocks. Alongside his new live developments, Smith has also satiated fans on the musical […]

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Watch Pretty Lights premiere new music from his forthcoming album

Derek Vincent Smith has left fans with no shortage of news in 2017. Over the past several months, Pretty Lights has announced such momentous events as his Puerto Rican “Island of Light” festival, and weekend concert series at The Gorge and Red Rocks. Alongside his new live developments, Smith has also satiated fans on the musical […]

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Kyrie Irving Will Be The Cover Athlete Of NBA 2K18

We’re excited to announce defending NBA world champion @KyrieIrving as cover athlete for #NBA2K18! https://t.co/LAk0Oo980r pic.twitter.com/dse0c7PdUD — NBA 2K 2K18 (@NBA2K) June 1, 2017 2K Sports just announced that Kyrie Irving has been chosen to be the cover athlete of NBA 2K18. Paul George was chosen as the man last year, now it’s Kyrie’s time to […]

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Donald Trump Just F*cked the Planet by Pulling Out of Paris Climate Accord

Yes, this really did just happen. From the NYTimes: WASHINGTON — President Trump announced Thursday that he will withdraw the United States from participation in the Paris climate accord, weakening global efforts to combat climate change and siding with conservatives who argued that the …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Right-Wing Websites Claim To Have Solved The ‘Covfefe’ Definition Mystery

Covfefe. Trump tweeted it and the internet went crazy. Everyone assumed it was exactly what it looked like — a 70-year-old man on the internet late at night, ready to go to sleep, and bitching for the hundred-millionth time about the terrible, awful, very bad press coverage he gets. But was that …Continue reading Continue […]

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Witness the visual majesty of Eric Prydz’s EPIC 5.0 [Photo Gallery]

1Eric Prydz's EPIC 5.0 Official Photo GalleryIn 2016, Eric Prydz raised the bar for audiovisual spectacles with the aptly titled EPIC 4.0 tour. The standard which the Swedish artist set with last year’s iteration of his Eric Prydz In Concert series is one which, realistically, only he could supersede – though even that in itself […]

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Kendall Jenner Signs With adidas As A Brand Ambassador

adidas is keeping it all in the family with their latest addition to their roster as celebrity Kendall Jenner has announced that she has signed on with the three stripes as an Originals brand ambassador. Kendall joins brother-in-law Kanye West who has been making some serious noise with adidas since signing on a few years […]

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