Archive | RL Grime

North Coast boasts diverse 2018 lineup featuring Miguel, Axwell ^ Ingrosso, Jamiroquai & more

Chicago’s North Coast Music Festival unveiled the diverse lineup for its ninth edition, returning to Union Park August 31–September 2. This year’s headliners include Jamiroquai, Miguel, Axwell ^ Ingrosso, DJ Snake, The Revivalists, and Yellow Claw. Additional artists performing at “Summer’s Last Stand” include Vulfpeck, Snails, RL Grime, Gramatik, and more. This year, North Coast will […]

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Life is Beautiful returns in 2018 with a comprehensive, star-studded fifth anniversary line-up

Life Is Beautiful Music & Arts Festival is set to return to downtown Las Vegas with another comprehensive line-up, September 21–23, 2018. Now in it’s fifth year, the festival boasts some of the music world’s most sought-after headliners in The Weeknd, Arcade Fire, Florence + The Machine, DJ Snake, ODESZA, N.E.R.D, Deathcab for Cutie, Tyler, The […]

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Destructo announces debut headliners for inaugural All My Friends Music Festival

LA is getting a brand new two-day summer music festival, programmed by a man who’s intimately familiar with the live events landscape in Southern California — after all, he helped build it. Destructo‘s new dance and hip-hop event, All My Friends Music Festival, slated for August 18-19 at ROW DTLA, has now announced its first-run […]

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Meme culture peaks, Kygo brings out Jamie Foxx & more: Here’s everything that happened at Coachella day 1

Kygo brings out Jamie Foxx Kygo‘s Coachella performance exceeded our wildest expectations. Not only did he bring out an impressive slew of artists for live performances, including Parson James for a live rendition of “Stole The Show,” the Norweign DJ stunned in bringing out Jamie Foxx for the two to perform a live rendition of Kygo’s Marvin Gaye […]

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RL Grime x Boys Noize collaboration featured in new Apple commercial

It’s been nearly a year since RL Grime began teasing his upcoming Nova LP, marking one of the most anticipated sophomore albums in the global EDM sphere since Disclosure‘s Caracal in 2015. Now, the illustrious trap pioneer has composed a collaboration with German genre bender, Boys Noize. The unreleased ID recently featured in Apple‘s newest iMac Pro commercial, along with […]

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RL Grime links up with Daya for new single, ‘I Wanna Know,’ from upcoming sophomore album

RL Grime isn’t a one-trick pony. He’s the undisputed king of trap music, and while the genre has changed considerably since Henry Steinway’s second moniker emerged — RL’s creative output has impressively adapted accordingly. Now he’s preparing to deliver his sophomore studio album, and address the differences between the state of trap music at the […]

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RL Grime announces he’s finished new album, releasing new music this Friday

Sound the alarms. Trap connoisseur and purveyor of all things heavy and hefty, RL Grime, has finished his new album. Taking to Instagram to share the news, RL Grime kept the tremendous wave of excitement simple and sweet. Alongside the major announcement, he announced he’ll be dropping off some new music this Friday. Hey my albums […]

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Inverness deals positive vibes on new remix of Lauv’s ‘Paris In The Rain’

From making beats in his Illinois bedroom to performing at EDC New York a few years ago, Inverness has caught the attention of the right people in the right places. His debut single “Working On You” not only scored a spot on Spotify‘s coveted New Music Friday playlist, but also caught wind on the Viral 50 […]

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RL Grime – Core (Prismodified by Prismo)

Years ago, RL Grime released hit original, “Core,” made famous for its prominent, top-heavy synths, energetic, distorted vocals, and blaring melodies. Texan producer Prismo has put his own spin on the legendary single that differs from his typical releases that feature Prismo’s own vocals accompanied by sweeping harmonies and placid interludes, such as in his renowned track, […]

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Good Morning Mix: fake DJs should feel personally attacked by DJ Craze’s Essential Mix

What can be said about DJ Craze that Pete Tong doesn’t cover in his introduction to the Miami-based veteran selector’s debut Essential Mix? Hailed by the host as, “one of the most technically gifted DJs, ever,” Tong goes on to highlight Craze’s three consecutive DMC world champion crownings, undoubtedly solidifying the Slow Roast Records founder’s spot in the […]

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RL Grime sparks Chief Keef collaboration rumors with new Instagram post

The expression goes “a picture is worth a thousand words,” but in the context of the music industry, a picture just might indicate an inbound collaboration. Trap tastemaker RL Grime has set the rumor mill to work via his recent Instagram post, a photo of the producer with rapper Chief Keef. A post shared by RL Grime […]

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What will Coachella’s EDM programming look like this year?

 1What will Coachella's EDM programming look like this year?Coachella‘s status as a music festival has grown into become larger than life since its humble, European-inspired beginnings in 1999, and their yearly lineup is both a cultural statement regarding the current state of music and a presage to future trends.The behemoth brand has always integrated electronic […]

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Drezo announces phase one of 2018 Evil Live tour

“The future is bright, but the music is dark,” read an intriguing Facebook post by LA-based DJ/producer Drezo that left fans hanging in the balance.Since then, he’s teased future collaborations with some of the biggest names in dance music as of late, including space mom REZZ and the legendary SUS BOY, a guy who specializes […]

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Nonsens – Wildfire

Childhood friends from Denmark, Anton Twile Nielsen, Jens Espersen, and Rasmus Mygind Korsby teamed up to give music a go and came out of the gate in 2013 with a remix of M.I.A’s single “Bad Girls,” which was picked up by Jay Z‘s Roc Nation. The trio, otherwise known as Nonsens, took their success in stride and […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 16

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.There’s something beautifully […]

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RL Grime’s ‘Halloween VI’ mix is finally here [Free Download]

If any artist can lay claim to an entire season, it’s RL Grime and the spookiest season of all: Halloween. The venerable trap artist is back once again with his mythical Halloween mix — his sixth such spooky mix.Ominously given the headline “60 Minutes In Hell,” fans know what to expect by now: bone-shattering bass. […]

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RL Grime announces release date for Halloween VI

With a moniker derived from infamous Goosebumps author RL Stine, trap icon RL Grime has lived up to his persona year after year with his now legendary Halloween mixes.Since 2012 RL Grime has curated some of the most goosebump-inducing mixes in recent memory. His mixes have become as anticipated as Halloween itself among fans.  As […]

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