Archive | News

Case Closed: Michael Jordan Is Named The Greatest Black Athlete Of All-Time

To many, Michael Jordan was already labeled as the GOAT. Now it has become official according to a recent poll. ESPN’s The Undefeated partnered with Survey Monkey to poll the public on the 50 Greatest Black Athletes. Back in April, 10,350 adults were asked to rank 200 athletes on 20 different surveys. The end result insisted that […]

Continue Reading

This Chart Shows How Reaganomics Has Destroyed The Middle Class

It has been said by any number of pundits over the past few years that Ronald Reagan could not win the presidential nomination of the current Republican party. But even though the man himself may be considered a dangerous liberal by members of the “Freedom Caucus” and other far-right GOP factions, …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

Continue Reading

Diplo weighs in on “cheesy” EDM culture, getting burned by Rihanna and more

Electronic music’s globe-trotting maestro recently sat down with GQ Style amidst his African tour. Opening up on his decision behind touring Africa—hitting Uganda and playing small shows in Nigeria over Coachella— Diplo lamented on the value within candid experience and breaking even over making millions.“Coachella, Vegas, all those things are gonna be there… Touring Africa […]

Continue Reading

Former Navy SEAL Promises “a Gruesome Massacre” When Trump is Removed From Office

Back when I, and everyone else including Donald Trump, thought that Hillary Clinton would be our next president, I warned that the right was primed to explode with violence. Faced with the loss of a Supreme Court willing to uphold the GOP’s numerous voter suppression schemes and staring down the …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

Continue Reading

New York City government votes in favor of nightlife office, task force

New York City will soon begin staffing spots in its nightlife office and task force, the proposal to elect an office of twelve members whose specialization will center around the city’s buzzing nightlife scene now solidified by the Consumer Affairs Committee’s vote in favor of the initiative.Heading the nightlife task force will be the Nighttime […]

Continue Reading

Eric Bolling is No Anomaly, Fox News is Sexist and Rotten to the Core

In the latest employee scandal at Fox News, it was revealed by the Huffington Post that Eric Bolling, co-host of “The Five,” was recently suspended from the network for sending lewd text messages to colleagues. This should come as absolutely no surprise to anyone vaguely familiar with Fox …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

Continue Reading

Zomboy unveils ‘Rott N. Roll Pt. 1’ EP

Bass legend Zomboy has released his latest EP titled Rott N’ Roll Pt. 1. The four-track experience is filled with what we all expect from Zomboy — face-melting bass music. Zomboy tackles this with ease, the juice of the EP is delivered via the super clean samples, highly rhythmic and catchy moments, and a noticeably strong arrangement on each […]

Continue Reading

The Chainsmokers’ ‘Closer’ has now been in the Top 40 for an entire year

While The Chainsmokers stepped down from the Billboard Top 10 earlier this year, their reign over the musical kingdom still remains supreme as the duo’s hit-single “Closer” is now one of the biggest charting hits in music history.Love it or hate it, “Closer,” is a serious smash hit and as of this week, has been […]

Continue Reading

7 Recommended Products For Your Butthurt Liberal Friends

It’s tough to identify as a liberal. Just about every major news network shares your political viewpoints, your beliefs won’t get you ostracized or terminated from your employer, your rantings won’t get you mass unfriended on Facebook, and most university professors and your fellow students all “have your back”. Seeing how everything is so stacked […]

Continue Reading

Despite Criticism, New Art Forms Embraced by the Kennedy Center Honors Are a Breath of Fresh Air

I love the Kennedy Center Honors. I love its devotion to artists, and watching those inspired by them pay tribute. The last eight years we were blessed to have a President who took an active interest in the arts, and Melissa Ethridge’s performance of “Born to Run” for Bruce Springsteen felt like …Continue reading Continue […]

Continue Reading

BREAKING: Skrillex and Rihanna have written a song together with blackbear

“In this world, nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes,” Benjamin Franklin famously wrote. As tried and true as the Founding Father’s aphorism has proven to be over the course of history, it could use an update in the modern dance music industry. For, as inevitable as death and taxes shall always […]

Continue Reading

The GOP Just Tweeted a Whopper Lie About Trump’s (Alleged) Employment Record

We all know that President Trump is perhaps the most prolific liar in the history of American politics — perhaps in the history of pop culture, as well. Concurrently, he’s also the worst liar in the history of politics, routinely blurting lies that he ends up contradicting either within the same …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

Continue Reading

MK, Damian Lazarus and Dusky top Minimal Effort: All Hallow’s Eve phase one lineup

Minimal Effort, LA’s iconic underground electronic music series, has unveiled the lineup for its annual Halloween affair. MK, Damian Lazarus, Dusky, Brodinski, Destructo, Amine Edge & Dance and Human Resources are among the first names to be revealed for the October 28 event, which is slated to take place at a brand new location: ENOX Event […]

Continue Reading

Illenium announces sophomore album, releases ‘Crawl Out Of Love’

There are melodic bass producers, and then there’s Nick Miller. The Denver-based producer known as Illenium has not only been releasing cutting-edge melodic tracks over the past three years, he’s also been advocating for “melodic” as a movement. That’s one of many reasons Dancing Astronaut named him one of our Top 25 artists to watch for in 2017.Just one week after his momentous release […]

Continue Reading

Culture Is Downstream From Politics

A popular expression these days is “politics is downstream from culture,” which was said by the late Andrew Breitbart. While it is certainly true, the reverse is also true. Culture and politics are deeply intertwined, affecting each other proportionally within an escalating feedback loop. Where did game come from? In a recent podcast, I explained with a […]

Continue Reading

After 200 Days In Office, Trump Has Accomplished Almost Nothing

Donald Trump has been in office for 200 days. And to celebrate, he’s starting the first full week of what he has described as a “working” vacation at his Bedminster, New Jersey golf club.In honor of the 200th day of the reign of His Orangeness, I decided to take a look at just what “work” […]

Continue Reading

After 200 Days In Office, Trump Has Accomplished Almost Nothing

Donald Trump has been in office for 200 days. And to celebrate, he’s starting the first full week of what he has described as a “working” vacation at his Bedminster, New Jersey golf club.In honor of the 200th day of the reign of His Orangeness, I decided to take a look at just what “work” […]

Continue Reading