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Austin City Limits unveils staggering 2018 line-up with ODESZA, Childish Gambino, REZZ, and more

Austin City Limits is one massive annual event that every devout festival goer ought to check off their festival bucket list at least once. The two weekend Texas throw-down wrangles a staggering herd of talent year after year that brings the best of electronic, pop/rock, and hip-hop to Zilker Park, ACL’s host venue on the banks […]

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Eminem brings out 50 Cent, ODESZA has their crowning moment & more: Everything that happened at Coachella Day 3

The 19th annual edition of Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is officially in the books. After Beyoncé handed over her empowering main stage performance on Saturday night, fans probably wondered if the final day of Coachella could ever be as iconic. Fortunately for all, Coachella is a festival that always seems to top itself. Marquee acts […]

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San Holo releases emotive original, ‘Right Here, Right Now’

Dutch DJ and producer sensation, San Holo, has released an impassioned original titled “Right Here, Right Now.” The playful track begins with uplifting vocals and alluring instrumentation. Acoustic guitar riffs compliment rumbling waves of bass, and as the song builds, a moving melody blends electronic elements and prominent, intriguing notes of electric guitar. The bittersweet […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s Label hot picks: Bitbird, Lowly Palace and Nik Cooper

The new age of media consumption has meant great overlap within the musical and video streaming realms. One of the most tangible examples of this crossover is the advent of both artists and music labels cultivating widespread recognition and acclaim through YouTube‘s platforming. Dancing Astronaut has compiled a shortlist of forward-thinking labels who’ve done just […]

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Sasha Sloan – Ready Yet (San Holo remix)

San Holo has released a stunning remix of Sasha Sloan‘s “Ready Yet.” The downtempo, melodic piece features glowing melodies, a relaxed bass line, and breathtaking vocals. Engineering a colorful take on the original, San Holo’s remix is full of elegant sounds which give the track an airy feel. With an impressive discography that includes several hit […]

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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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NMF Roundup: Whethan and Dua Lipa team up on a powerhouse collab, Just A Gent explores half time, The Chainsmokers release a remix pack + 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. Big room maestro Dash Berlin flexes his muscles with a new remix of Lost Frequencies and Zonderling‘s “Crazy.”   Trance producers Kyau & […]

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What So Not announces stacked debut LP, releases new single

After announcing a massive world tour two weeks ago, Australian producer What So Not has confirmed the internet’s speculations: a debut album called Not All The Beautiful Things is coming on March 9. The 12-track LP will feature collaborations with Skrillex, fellow Aussies Toto and Slumberjack, San Holo, Dyro, and James Earl, along with an eclectic array of […]

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San Holo releases emotive EP ‘The Trip’

As 2018 looms closer and closer, some artists have last minute surprises to satiate fans’ desires to dance all into the new year. San Holo is one such act, as Sander Van Dijck, the producer’s given name, had a tremendous breakout year in 2017. Ushering in a new wave of electronic styles, Dijck blends influences from a […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s 2017 Breakout Artists of the Year

Runners-Up San Holoby Bella Bagshaw2017 has landed Sander van Dijck – more widely known as the Star Wars-alluding San Holo – in the throes of prosperity. This year alone, the Dutch artist embarked on an international tour amongst sold out crowds, continued to experiment both sonically and with his live aesthetics, and worked to facilitate the success of his budding label, bitbird.After making […]

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Kasbo – Snow In Gothenburg

Since his breakout with “World Away“—released in 2015 on ODESZA’s Foreign Family Collective—Swedish producer Kasbo has made quick work of developing a distinct sound. He’s since remixed artists from Big Gigantic to Vance Joy and spent time touring with the likes ofOdesza, San Holo, and Slow Magic. The producer’s spring touring schedule is still being fleshed out, but he […]

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San Holo x bitbird launch radio series

Though he’s in the midst of a massive tour, San Holo is making use of what little down time he gets on the road with a new venture: a radio series.He’s partnered with Netherlands-based label bitbird for bitbird radio, a series of mixes the producer will be using to share new music and introduce listeners […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 15

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.Since they’re on […]

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Just A Gent talks style evolution, creative process [Interview]

Australian artist Just A Gent has been producing since his pre-teen years, evidenced by his compellingly composed pieces of music that transcend genre classifications. His diverse musical interests have led him to flip songs of all genres over the years — from Illenium to Whitney Houston — all while sporting a spiffing suit and top hat.Just last month, he released a wistful […]

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San Holo previews latest single, ‘One Thing’

San Holo ID from Boston last night from EDMKnown for his playful yet moving production style which showcases bright, indie synths and glowing melodies, San Holo has captivated fans from his earlier tracks such as “We Rise” to his recent “I Still See Your Face,” growing an arsenal of infectious, colorful pieces that have garnered […]

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Goldrush Festival partners with Surreal to bring fan-artist experiences to life

Following a successful first phase lineup release for its inaugural edition, Goldrush Festival captured the attention of many  with its eclectic lineup encompassing a wide array of genres across the dance music spectrum. The never-before-seen Arizona festival has since partnered with Surreal, an organization dedicated to working with festivals to create unique fan-artist experiences, that benefits the charity of their choice.Fans have […]

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WOLFE – Drop It

Los Angeles native DJ/producer WOLFE has already hit No. 1 on Hype Machine with his latest track, “Drop It.”“Drop It,” includes a mix of pitch vocals, bell samples and some bars from WOLFE himself. Each climax consists of energetic, polyrhythm synths and switches from a downtempo, explosive sound on the first drop to upbeat and double-time […]

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San Holo releases remix package for ‘The Future’ featuring takes from Wingtip, Kill Paris, Feint and more

San Holo has released an incredibly stacked remix package for his hit, “The Future.” The remix package features a staggering 14 tracks from artists such as Wingtip, GOSLO, Jupe, Kill Paris and many more. Each song brings a unique aspect of stylistic elements to the table, from fluttery future bass to more dark, weighty progressions.“The Future” has […]

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