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Good Morning Mix: Feint slows down for no one on UKF Podcast

Drum & bass is in the air wherever UK producer, Feint, is found – his 2016 UKF Podcast not withstanding. The invigorating, female vocal-favoring, 45-minute segment is a technicolor whirlwind from all corners of the drum & bass spectrum, from deep liquid, to bouncy jump-up, to chaotic techstep. Feint packs a nostalgic punch in the […]

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Former Pendulum member Ben Verse curates DnB compilation focusing on mental health & wellbeing, ‘MIND STATE’ ft. The Prodigy, Sub Focus, & more

Over the years, several artists have bravely spoken up over their personal struggles regarding their mental health. Alison Wonderland has been extremely vocal about her ongoing battle with depression and emotional abuse. At the risk of romanticizing depression, Getter has shared some of his personal insights regarding his experience with mental illness and how, in some instances, it can […]

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Skrillex returns with highly anticipated remix of Pendulum’s seminal ‘The Island Pt. 1 (Dawn)’

It has been almost exactly eight years to the day since post-hardcore screamer Sonny Moore officially launched his Skrillex moniker with an aptly titled, My Name Is Skrillex EP. Electronic music was experiencing its first real emergence from the underground, but before Skrillex positioned himself to completely revolutionize the stateside bass music market, acts like Noisia, Skream […]

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Pendulum reveal stacked track list for ‘The Reworks’ album

Just days after the announcement of their forthcoming album, Pendulum have revealed another huge component of The Reworks: a track list. The 12-track remix album will include reworks of iconic songs like “Watercolour” and “Witchcraft” from music greats like Skrillex and Noisia. From the looks of the diverse lineup of remixers, innovation and talent are sure […]

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Pendulum announce return with new album, ‘The Reworks’

One of the global electronic sphere’s most acclaimed drum & bass acts, Pendelum, have announced its return via the release of a brand new album titled The Reworks, to be released in 2018. The project, due on March 16th, marks the end of the group’s seven year hiatus and is described as “unlike any other released by the […]

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Bassnectar brings Freestyle Sessions back to Colorado with The Widdler, Pendulum, Russ Liquid, and more

If last year’s experimental event was any indication, Freestyle Sessions proved to be Bassnectar‘s most authentic, under-the-radar event of 2017 among those in his cult family following. The specially-curated trilogy featured gobs of creative genre-mashing with countless throwbacks, rare Bassnectar live edits, and the perfect blend of old school and new school. Now Bassnectar’s Summer Gathering event returns to Broomfield, Colorado’s 1stBank […]

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Pendulum bandmate says goodbye after 11 years

Unquestionably one of the greatest drum n’ bass acts of all time, Pendulum changed the modern perception of DnB by pioneering the use of synths in their singles. Through their distinctive sound that mixes hard rock and electronic music, the Aussie/Brit band ushered in the second wave of drum n’ bass to the masses. Now Pendulum has […]

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Pendulum will play a three-hour set at Fabric on Oct. 27

This Halloween, London’s iconic Fabric nightclub will be graced with the return of drum & bass legends Pendulum.Paul Harding (“El Hornet”) disclosed a special note on the group’s Twitter page, revealing that they will be doing a special three-hour DJ set at the nightclub, alongside friends like Friction, Ed Rush & Optical, 1991 and Skankandbass.Advanced […]

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Bestival expands to Bali, reveals eclectic lineup and venue

Bestival, one of the U.K.’s top boutique music festivals, has consistently hosted some of the best acts in dance music at the Isle of Wight and Toronto iterations of the event. The festival is now excited to announce that they will be expanding to Bali, Indonesia for the first time this fall.It’s difficult to decide which is more […]

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Bestival expands to Bali, reveals eclectic lineup and venue

Bestival, one of the U.K.’s top boutique music festivals, has consistently hosted some of the best acts in dance music at the Isle of Wight and Toronto iterations of the event. The festival is now excited to announce that they will be expanding to Bali, Indonesia for the first time this fall.It’s difficult to decide which is more […]

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10 essential DnB classics to reinvigorate your weekend playlist

110 essential Drum 'n' Bass classicsDrum ‘n’ Bass is one of the oldest sub-genres of modern dance music, having differentiated from rave/hardcore techno back in the early 1990s in England. Characterized by high-tempo beats and intricate bass lines, the genre rapidly gained traction in underground dance music venues all over the world, before finally emerging […]

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Ultra Japan releases diverse Phase 1 lineup

Ultra Japan has announced an extensive phase 1 lineup with Alesso, The Chainsmokers, Hardwell, Kygo, Steve Angello, Steve Aoki and Tiësto as headliners for the fourth edition of the. This year, Ultra’s Tokyo-based festival will debut a brand new Live Stage, making it the fourth Ultra Worldwide edition to host this facet of the event. Three highly-celebrated live acts in electronic music have been confirmed for the festival’s first phase: Empire of […]

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Rob Swire Shares Sad News About One of Pendulum’s Team Members

  Sad news today from Rob Swire of Knife Party and Pendulum. In a tweet sent out earlier, he shared that Pendulum‘s MIDI tech, Ben Adams, is suffering from a debilitating motor neuron illness. Adams was luckily able to attend Ultra Miami 2016 with the band, but things have taken a turn for the worse. […]

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Ultra Singapore reveals phase 2 lineup as Bali edition secures 2017 dates

Ultra‘s intercontinental dance conquest continues today following the announcement of a new offshoot in Mexico City later this year. The events giant has now dropped a lengthy phase two reveal for Ultra Singapore’s summer 2017 edition, further sweetening the deal with date announcements for Ultra Beach Bali later in the year. The Singaporean edition, held June 10 […]

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Ultra Worldwide dates, Hong Kong adds Pendulum, GTA and more

The road to Ultra Worldwide is underway and the final trio of after-movies has arrived. Moving across Asia, Ultra Worldwide is gearing up for an eventful year, expanding into new territories and adding in more artists. Road to Ultra New Delhi, the latest expansion, is confirmed for September 8 at the India Exposition Mart in Greater Noida. After, Road […]

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