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These are 10 hype-building songs to listen to ahead for Moonrise Festival 2018

Moonrise Festival 2018 is shaping out to be one of Baltimore’s most exciting events of the year. The two-day festival — held at the Pimlico Race Course – is preparing for its 5th installment, which will feature a wide and diverse range of artists, catering toward fans of almost any dance music sub-genre. Performers include Kaskade, Zeds Dead, […]

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NMF Roundup: QUIX breaks down the barriers of bass with Matroda, Tourist channels massive ODESZA vibes, Ookay raps & 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. Daktyl enlists MOONZz and lets his creativity run wild on “Weather.” The Him keeps it simple. The Spinnin’ Records release, “Broken […]

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Ookay demonstrates ingenuity on debut LP, ‘Wow! Cool Album!’ [Stream]

Ookay exhibited playful, whimsical youth on “Thief,” the 2016 single that made a name for producer and made its way around the festival circuit, its saxophone assisted drop solified as one of the most easily recognizable — and pervasive — hooks of the electronic circles. Ookay has since commanded a presence in his release of […]

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Ookay unleashes colorful ‘Help Me Out’ ahead of album

One of the scene’s most seasoned trap talents, Ookay, has unveiled another offering, “Help Me Out,”  to precede his highly anticipated upcoming album. This is Ookay’s third original release of the year, following “Loved or Lost” and “Cool,” both of which align themselves with the light, effervescent style the Spanish producer has adopted since his […]

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Tomorrowland adds impressive wave of artists to its already enormous 2018 lineup

Tomorrowland has announced another new wave of artists for its flagship Belguim event slated for two weekends in July. Joining the collection of already astonishing talent includes Afrojack, Alan Walker, Benny Benassi, Blasterjaxx, Chuckie, Craig David (Presents TS5), Duke Dumont, Erick Morillo, Galantis, Gui Boratto, Idris Elba, Nicole Moudaber, Ookay, Quintino, Ricardo Villalobos, Salvatore Ganacci, Tujamo, […]

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Tomorrowland adds impressive wave of artists to its already enormous 2018 lineup

Tomorrowland has announced another new wave of artists for its flagship Belguim event slated for two weekends in July. Joining the collection of already astonishing talent includes Afrojack, Alan Walker, Benny Benassi, Blasterjaxx, Chuckie, Craig David (Presents TS5), Duke Dumont, Erick Morillo, Galantis, Gui Boratto, Idris Elba, Nicole Moudaber, Ookay, Quintino, Ricardo Villalobos, Salvatore Ganacci, Tujamo, […]

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NMF Roundup: Headhunterz returns to hardstyle, Marshmello links up with Logic, and Ookay drops off bouncy new single

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. Chopped vocal samples and hip hop-inflected rhythmic additions make for an eccentric sound on Hanz‘s “Clutched.” Progressive mastery is alive and […]

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Ultra Music Festival 2018 Reveals Phase 2 Lineup Ft. JAUZ, Alan Walker, What So Not, Matoma, GTA & Tons More

Just in case the star-studded Phase 1 lineup of Ultra Music Festival 2018 didn’t get you going, the support that’s been added is next level as well. You’ll get to experience all sides of EDM, from the catchy upbeat tunes that Alan Walker, Matoma, Lost Kings will bring, to the heavy hitters like JAUZ, GTA […]

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HARD set to host cosmicMEADOW stage at EDC Las Vegas 2018

HARD events is set to host the cosmicMEADOW stage at this year’s edition of EDC Las Vegas, set to take place on May 18–20 at Las Vegas’ Motor Speedway. The stage programming, the first curatorial effort from HARD since 2014, will feature such heavy hitters as A-Trak, Zeds Dead, Mike Will Made It, Tchami vs Malaa, […]

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First Listen: Benzi delivers stacked 13th installment of his ‘Girl Trapz’ series

Benzi heard the peoples’ cry, and so he delivered.Los Angeles’ Benzi is, by all accounts, the peoples’ DJ. The BBC Radio 1 mainstay is legendary in DJ circles for creating some of the most head-turning and sought-after edits, mashups, and bootlegs out there. He graces fans with almost unlimited circulation of his endless catalog of personal crate gems, […]

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Julian Calor & Reaubeau – Lost in Nightlife (Dyro Edit)

Julian Calor and Reaubeau teamed up for the single “Lost in Nightlife,” and Dutch producer and WOLV label owner Dyro took notice. Dyro released his own edit of the track on WOLV, which is out now on Spotify and Soundcloud.A building introduction with ominous vocals gives way to a trap drop and hectic background synths. Dyro’s […]

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Monstercat releases stacked ‘Uncaged Vol. 3’ featuring Ookay, Seven Lions, Slander & More

Monstercat has gained a well-deserved reputation for pushing the boundaries of dance music. Whether it is collaborating with the gaming community or bringing together artists no one ever thought they would see listed alongside one another, the label has done it all. In May, Monstercat release a compilation, Uncaged, that brought together incredible releases from their label regardless of genre. Uncaged […]

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Ookay – Party With You

A tension-building intro paves the way for a robot greeting, “Hello, my name is Ookay, and I’m here to party with you,” in Ookay‘s newest single “Party With You.” The track has a raucous trap drop with piercing chords, and the robot voice and grunting human accents complement the hard drops.The LA-based producer has had a big 2017 with hit releases […]

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Lights All Night unveils lineup for 2017

Dallas’ Lights All Night has revealed its full lineup for 2017’s iteration of the festival, set fro December 29 and 30. The festival, the largest end-of-year production in the southern United States, is set to return to Dallas Market Hall for its eighth running with some of the biggest names in electronic music. The festival’s […]

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Marshmello ft Khalid – Silence (Ookay Remix)

Fans were delighted with the remix package Marshmello put together for his hit single, “Silence,” a chart topping hit featuring Khalid‘s smooth, colorful vocals. Featuring the likes of Tiësto, Illenium, and Slushii, it seemed like asking for more would’ve been greedy.Now, however, a new take on Marshmello’s original is in the mix. Ookay delivers a leap of faith with […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 5

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure.What’s better than […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 5

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure.What’s better than […]

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Ookay & Fox Stevenson – Lighthouse (Original Mix)

Southern trap god Ookay and multi-genre artist Fox Stevenson have created a pop-infused trap single called “Lighthouse.”With an ear-catching stutter effect in the drop and beat and Fox Stevenson’s lighthearted vocals, this song has strong potential to make it big. Though it’s far from Stevenson’s signature drum & bass roots, the talented producer delivers his playful sound to the […]

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Win a wine & cheese date with Ookay at Moonrise

One of the most impressive young leaders of the American trap scene, California-based Ookay, will choose one lucky winner to have a wine and cheese date with him at Moonrise Festival next weekend. The two day festival will take place in Baltimore from August 12th to 13th, and features a stacked lineup with upcoming and […]

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