From the bright lights and uplifting emotion of the Los Angeles tribute “Avalon,” Markus Schulz travels north of the border to conclude quarter three of his 2015 city series presentation. A city defined by its afterhours culture, and a venue he himself describes as the Cathedral – Stereo in Montreal. Stereo has been fortunate enough ..
Global platinum-selling electronic four piece band RUDIMENTAL deliver a brand new single “Lay It All On Me” (LINK) featuring vocals from their friend Ed Sheeran – out today – the second collaboration with Ed (who also features on Bloodstream – garnering an attractive 18.6 million views on YouTube). Both tracks support their forthcoming sophomore LP ..
Kicking off his North America 2015 Tour earlier this month, artist Chris Lake returns to original productions with his single “Stranger,” out now on Ultra. With a pulsating bass line, “Stranger” is a playful infusion of classic house sound with a modern edge. The seductive vocals glide over the soulful toplines, building before leading into ..
Three years after Brillz made his breakout appearance on Mad Decent’s free music offshoot imprint Jeffree’s, the Twonk originator has inked a deal with Diplo’s record label proper. Brillz will showcase his bevy of forthcoming Mad Decent material on his 40+ date TWONK Di NATION Tour. Kicking off November 18 in New York and flitting ..
The fans’ votes have all been counted and it’s official: DJ Times magazine and Pioneer DJ are proud to announce that Steve Aoki has been voted America’s Best DJ for 2015. Steve will be taking over the honor from 2014 winner, Markus Schulz. While most of the fan votes were cast online at the America’s ..
Digital Dubplates is a new branch of the Liquid Amber family tree focusing on digital-only, single-song releases from up-and-coming artists, and Dutch duo Know V.A.’s “Vomar” is the second installment in the monthly series, following its launch last month with “Soda Pop,” from Wisconsinite Noer The Boy. Know V.A.’s single, which was inspired by 90s ..
Bringing yet another dance floor hit to his enormous fanbase, Tiësto is back at it, teaming up with the colorful minds of production duo The Chainsmokers for “Split (Only U),” out now on Musical Freedom. Building off of a blood-pumping beat and a deep, brassy melody sampled from Ashanti’s 2005 original “Only U,” The Chainsmokers ..
Dillon Francis’ star-studded This Mixtape is Fire has officially captured the #1 spot on Billboard’s Dance/Electronic chart following its release on August 14. The Moombahton-infused EP shot to #1 on iTunes’ Dance chart within the first hour of its release. The EP’s visuals are keeping up as well with nearly 2 million VEVO plays to ..
A collaboration of epic proportions, W&W and MOTi have teamed up for their latest release “Spack Jarrow,” out on leading label Musical Freedom. Tapping inspiration from the widely loved film series Pirates of the Caribbean, “Spack Jarrow” creatively reimagines an orchestral score, incorporating a slew of instrumentals throughout. The joint effort rhythmically builds up with ..
The hip-hop superstar Lil Wayne and chart-topping singer/songwriter/producer Charlie Puth have teamed up to release their official video for “Nothing But Trouble,” the first single found on the 808 film soundtrack. The soundtrack accompanies a forthcoming acclaimed documentary chronicling the secret history of the Roland TR-808 drum machine from You Know Films, in association with ..
A true legend of the San Francisco underground, Mophono has collabed with Flying Lotus and The Gaslamp Killer, released music with Brainfeeder, Bastard Jazz, CB Records, and OM, and played shows with artists like Bonobo, Squarepusher, Amon Tobin, and Nightmares On Wax, and this EP is some of his finest work to date. Listen to ..
Hey readers, have you heard Cash Cash’s new single, “Devil” (feat. Busta Rhymes, B.o.B. & Neon Hitch) for coverage consideration? It premiered on Complex yesterday, and is out today via Big Beat Records! Complex called it “…an incredible mix of modern hip-hop style with some in your face EDM techniques that are sure to have ..