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Ultra Music Festival shares second episode in ’20 Years of Ultra’ documentary series [Watch]

As Ultra Music Festival looks to its landmark 20th anniversary, the global festival brand has released the second installment in its ‘20 Years Of Ultra’ documentary series. The second episode explores the dance culture of the early 2000s, the “growing pains and challenges” associated with electronic culture’s then rapid expansion, and Ultra Music Festival’s impact […]

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See The Chainsmokers perform an unreleased song in Prague [Watch]

Preceded by Andrew Taggart’s question (“Prague, are you ready for some new sh*t?”) the new and unreleased song debuted by the American duo during their recent performance in Prague is one that makes use of classic Chainsmokers conventions, namely Taggart’s vocals, a lyrical hook with both an irresistible sing-along quality and a raw personality, and […]

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Watch John Mayer sample ‘Slide’ during a live performance in San Francisco

While Calvin Harris recently announced that he will be “movin’ on from Funk Wav sound” in 2018 via Twitter, the 70s inspired sonic stint that diversified Harris’ catalogue will remain an exemplar of a well executed aesthetic experimentation for years to come. The feel good “Funk Wav” vibes exuded by album staples like “Feels” have proven […]

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Stream deadmau5’s set as techno alias Testpilot on Holy Ship! 11.0

Read More:Get a taste of deadmau5’s techno alter-ego, TESTPILOTDeadmau5 provides full TESTPILOT set for June BBC Radio 1 ResidencyBrace yourselves: deadmau5 announced he has built a new cube Continue Reading at http://www.dancingastronaut.com

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deadmau5 shares unreleased orchestral renditions of his songs [Watch]

deadmau5 piqued the collective interest of his fan base when he previewed a short clip of an orchestral version of “Strobe” during one of his live streams on Twitch in December. The sample led some fans to speculate that the mau5trap label head was at work on a full-length orchestral album, while others proposed that […]

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Student translates Star Wars’ ‘Cantina Theme’ into a mathematical equation [Watch]

The Star Wars subreddit has unearthed a new, unusual gem.Reddit user ‘smallgoblin’ has ascended to Reddit royalty after posting a video clip that shows the user converting the movie series’ ‘Cantina Theme’ into a mathematical equation.“It started with x+4…and I couldn’t unhear it,” smallgoblin wrote of the experiment, “Instead of doing my math homework I […]

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Alice Glass releases evocative lo-fi video for ‘Forgiveness’ [Watch]

Alice Glass‘ latest music video adopts a gritty goth-meets-horror aesthetic, the Lindsey Mann directed product a visual accompaniment “Forgiveness,” a track off of Glass’ self-titled EP released back in 2017.Shot in a dimly lit, grainy lo-fi style, the video flirts with the disconcerting as Glass writes the song’s lyrics in lipstick on various mirrors, the […]

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Young girl transforms IKEA shelf set into modular synth [Watch]

A young girl named Caitlin is challenging the ideal that IKEA furniture assembly is notoriously perplexing, transforming one of the Swedish manufacturer’s shelf sets into a full-fledged modular synth. A marvel of dexterity and modern innovation, Caitlyn’s conversion of the shelf set into a viable music making instrument spans several videos that showcase the IKEA […]

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Dancing Astro tours Disco Fries’ favorite NYC eateries

“What’s more reckless than eating a half a pound of pastrami in the middle of the day?”Find out as DA teams up with funk masters Disco Fries on a journey through New York City. The hilarious duo take us to some of their favorite spots in The Big Apple, including Third Rail Coffee, Vinny Vincenz Pizza, Double Down […]

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Diplo and MØ create playful music video for hit single, ‘Get It Right’

In the latter part of 2017, Diplo and MØ released their hit single, “Get It Right” featuring striking harmonic piano chords, breathtaking vocals, and a captivating melody. The track, infused with future bass vibes quickly amassed widespread support for its fun spirited, infectious sound and inspiring lyrics.“Mø and I have been working together since 2013 […]

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Watch Diplo recreate his own drops using only his voice

Forgoing both the synths and DAWs, Diplo recently sat down with BBC Radio 1’s Nick Grimshaw to complete a true test of memory: could the electronic mega producer not only remember, but replicate the drops of several of his hit songs using only his voice?“We can only play this game with people who’ve had loads […]

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Watch Danny Avila work the decks in his new visually oriented DJsounds Show 2017 mix

Danny Avila cemented his status as a multi-genre guru via Style Sessions, an eight-week engagement that situated the Spanish sensation behind the decks to spin an alternate genre each week. Flitting from future big room to disco house to moombahton in a weekly commitment that would likewise canvass trap/bass, drum & bass, deep & tech, […]

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Virtual Self makes surprise appearance on Holy Ship!

Sans the dozens of attendee arrests at the port of entry for drug possession,  Holy Ship!10.0 has gone off without a hitch as producers and fans set sail for Port Canaveral on the party cruise liner of the year. The HARD Presents-produced event even boasted a special B2B set from headliners A-Trak, Kaskade, and Claude Von Stroke.To cap off the weekend, […]

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