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NMF Roundup: Skrillex remixes Kelsey Lu, Drezo returns with ‘Afterlife’ + more

It’s most important day of the week: New Music Friday. With the overwhelming amount of tunes hitting the airwaves today, Dancing Astronaut has you covered with the latest edition of The Hot 25. The second-to-last NMF of May brings fresh material from Skrillex in the form of a Kelsey Lu remix. Drezo returns to drag his fans to […]

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Skrillex delivers his first remix of the year, takes on Kelsey Lu’s ‘Due West’ [Stream]

A wave of upcoming new material from Skrillex has officially swelled, as he turns in his first remix of the year. Taking on Kelsey Lu‘s “Due West,” Skrillex revisits an original piece he already had a hand in, previously serving as the executive producer on Lu’s recently released debut LP, Blood. “Due West” landed in […]

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Revisit the cream of the crop from EDC Las Vegas 2019: Alison Wonderland, deadmau5, Diplo, + more

Couldn’t make it out to Sin City this year for the most colorful festival in dance music? No problem. As the sun has set on another ecstatic chapter of Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, Dancing Astronaut rounded up the extended weekend’s most enticing displays from the May 17-19 festivities. From Alison Wonderland‘s trap-tainted main-stage return, […]

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Watch Skrillex throw down a raucous surprise set at EDC Las Vegas’ circuitGROUNDS

Pasquale Rotella‘s flagship Insomniac festival, Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) Las Vegas boasted a diversely curated lineup of electronic talent for its 2019 iteration. Skrillex‘s name was not to be found on EDC’s 2019 roster of dance acts—not unusual, as he’s been absent from the festival’s Las Vegas edition for many consecutive years. Despite that, the […]

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Rihanna confirms upcoming ninth album is a reggae project—Skrillex, Diplo, and more rumored to be involved

Rihanna‘s ninth studio album has been one of the most hotly anticipated LPs of the last few years. Over a period of more than a year, rumors have surfaced that the Roc Nation heavyweight has sourced as many as 500 records from the day’s top producers, in search of soca, dancehall, and reggae rhythms that […]

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Rihanna confirms upcoming ninth album is a reggae project—Skrillex, Diplo, and more rumored to be involved

Rihanna‘s ninth studio album has been one of the most hotly anticipated LPs of the last few years. Over a period of more than a year, rumors have surfaced that the Roc Nation heavyweight has sourced as many as 500 records from the day’s top producers, in search of soca, dancehall, and reggae rhythms that […]

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Rihanna confirms upcoming ninth album is a reggae project—Skrillex, Diplo, and more rumored to be involved

Rihanna‘s ninth studio album has been one of the most hotly anticipated LPs of the last few years. Over a period of more than a year, rumors have surfaced that the Roc Nation heavyweight has sourced as many as 500 records from the day’s top producers, in search of soca, dancehall, and reggae rhythms that […]

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Skrillex opens the flood gates, announces multiple new releases underway

Good news for Skrillex fans—the perpetual state of “new music coming soon” is now confirmed to be coming to an end. New work from the OWSLA boss is being prepared for imminent release, and it sounds like he has more than a few bullets in the chamber. According to Skrillex, the amount of new material […]

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Skrillex confirms new Dog Blood EP ready for release this month

Skrillex and Boys Noize have finally set a date for their long-awaited, resurgent EP under their joint moniker, Dog Blood. The former took to Twitter to announce the four-track project will make its emphatically anticipated landing May 31, as Skrillex confirms each song is finally finished and primed for release. Dog Blood’s official road to […]

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FORM Arcosanti announces stellar cultural programming for 2019 installment

FORM Arcosanti has revealed an impeccably curated slate of cultural programming for the 2019 installment of the three-day creative retreat/festival. To complement an already masterful lineup that features Florence + The Machine, Kaytranada, Skrillex, Anderson .Paak, JPGMAFIA, Peggy Gou, Bonobo, and more, FORM is bringing in a wide variety of artists, speakers, authors, and activists […]

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Skrillex links with rising rapper and songwriter Saint Jhn for multiple new tracks

Skrillex has always been one of the sharpest A&Rs in the game. He’s got a keen eye for the next up-and-coming talent, just look at artists like Elohim, Getter, JOYRYDE, or even Chance The Rapper. Generally, whenever Skrillex comes through with an early stamp of approval on and emerging act, you can expect a meteoric […]

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Skrillex’s music scientifically proven to turn scary monsters into nice sprites

Get ready to headbang the mosquitoes away because a new cure for the world’s most detested pest has arrived. A scientific study released in late March via the journal Acta Tropica says that listening to dubstep music and specifically Skrillex, can help prevent mosquito bites. The team of international scientists subjected the mosquito species Aedes […]

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No better way to ball: Summer Splash Las Vegas announces stacked lineup with Diplo, Kygo, Skrillex, The Chainsmokers, ZEDD, Alesso and more

Back for its 12th season, Las Vegas’ best kept secret, Summer Splash Las Vegas has revealed this summer’s programming with a star-studded cast of the world’s most in-demand DJs. This year’s staggering lineup features Diplo, Skrillex, The Chainsmokers, Tiësto, Kygo, ZEDD, Major Lazer, Alesso, Galantis, Dillon Francis, among many more soon to be announced. Along with […]

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The wait is over—Skrillex announces release date for four Dog Blood tracks, first new material in six years

The wait is finally over, new Dog Blood is on the way. At long last, Skrillex and Boys Noize are primed to deliver scalding, acidic mayhem on March 29 under their joint Dog Blood moniker—the duo’s first release together since 2013’s menacing Middle Finger Pt. 2 EP. The new track, still nameless, comes just ahead of the […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s Guide to Miami Music Week 2019

Between Ultra Music Festival, Winter Music Conference, and the disorienting litany of poolside affairs throughout Miami Music Week, it’s easy to feel a little dazed, and a lot confused if you’re headed down to Miami this week. Don’t waste any more time poring over event flyers because Dancing Astronaut has lined up the best of the best […]

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Skrillex reunites with From First to Last at BUKU Late x Emo Nite LA [Watch]

Emo fans rejoice; the Sonny Moore officially reunited with his former band From First to Last for a nostalgic performance at the first night of BUKU Music + Arts Festival. BUKU has been a loaded event for Skrillex, who not only donned his screamo hat for Emo Nite, but also reunited with Boys Noize for a […]

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Skrillex reunites with From First to Last at BUKU Late x Emo Nite LA [Watch]

Emo fans rejoice; the Sonny Moore officially reunited with his former band From First to Last for a nostalgic performance at the first night of BUKU Music + Arts Festival. BUKU has been a loaded event for Skrillex, who not only donned his screamo hat for Emo Nite, but also reunited with Boys Noize for a […]

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