Bassnectar Festival Changes Location After Dolphin Deaths & It Looks Spectacular

Bassnectar Reveals Deja Voom 2020 Location & Dates After a successful first year, Bassnectar’s Deja Voom destination festival will return in 2020 at a new location: Grand Oasis in Cancun, Mexico. Following outcries concerning captive dolphins at the first resort, Riviera Maya, Deja Voom has changed locations in its second …

Lindsey Stirling Releases "The Upside" & "Underground" From Forthcoming Fifth Studio Album

Lindsey Stirling is preparing to release her fifth studio album, Artemis, due out September 6. Leading up to the release, she’s dropped two singles, “The Upside” and “Underground.” The two tracks represent vastly different sides Stirling’s still evolving style, the first engaging more with the pumped up electronic, progressive sound and …

Jamie Jones, Nicole Moudaber and Maceo Plex added to The BPM Festival

The BPM Festival Portugal has added names to its line-up. Seth Troxler, Solardo, Patrick Topping, Maceo Plex, Jamie Jones, Nicole Moudaber (pictured) and more join Honey Dijon, The Martinez Brothers, Josh Wink, Joseph Capriati, Laurent Garnier and more for the third edition of the festival which takes place from September …

​Kanye West is constructing Star Wars-inspired affordable housing

In a recently published cover story on Kanye West by, West shows writer Zack O’Malley Greenburg his new and affordable housing prototypes that are “inspired by Luke Skywalker’s childhood home” in Star Wars. Working with a team to design low-incoming housing units that have the same aesthetic and austere of …

NEW STUDY: MDMA Use Linked To Heart Disease

A new study suggests that the use ecstasy and other similar drugs may increase the risk  valvular heart disease. The researchers conducted a meta-analysis and discovered an association between serotonergic activity and cardiac valvular pathology. The findings, outlined in Heart, suggested that 3,4-Methyl​enedioxy​methamphetamine, aka MDMA aka ecstasy or “molly,” could potentially increase …

Mall Grab and Brame And Hamo are playing shows in aid of Multiple Sclerosis charities

Mall Grab is teaming up with Berlin-based Irish duo Brame And Hamo to raise money for a trio of Multiple Sclerosis charities. The DJs are using their platform to perform three gigs across major cities in the UK. They will be performing in London, Glasgow and Manchester between the July …

Kygo Reveals Surprise Collab with Whitney Houston

Kygo is gearing up for the biggest release his career tomorrow, a collaboration with the inimitable singer Whitney Houston. As the promo video for the single reveals… In 1990, Whitney Houston performs a cover Steve Winwood’s “Higher Love” during her show in Tokyo Whitney re-recorded the song in 1991, originally …

Stephen King Just Discovered The Chainsmokers’ "SELFIE" & I Can't Even

Stephen King Just Discovered The Chainsmokers’ SELFIE & I Cant Even Twitter continues to be one our favorite social media platforms if only for the apparent lawlessness it all. Instagram is great for visual content, and Facebook is on its way out, but Twitter remains a platform ripe for news, …

Metal Band Steel Panther Listens To Marshmello For The First Time & It's Utterly Ridiculous

Despite his tens millions followers on social media, there are indeed some people who have never heard Marshmello before. One example is glam metal cover band Steel Panther, whose members Michael Starr and Satchel host a rather odd vlog called “The World Of Music.” On the latest episode, the two …

Major Lazer and Anitta team up with BACARDÍ to announce new single

Major Lazer and Brazilian artist Anitta have teamed up with Bacardi to announce their new single, ‘Make it Hot’. The track, announced after a video shoot last month with the artists in Costa Rica, fuses Spanish vocals with Major Lazer’s trademark dancehall tendencies to create a summer anthem. The collaboration …

Tomorrowland Website Easter Egg Strongly Suggests The Return of Swedish House Mafia

A Swedish House Mafia appearance at Tomorrowland has been rumored more than once this year so far. First, in February, fans thought teasers for the festival’s One World Radio was hinting at the group. Then, in April, after it was determined to be just a radio station, other unnamed “inside …

WATCH: Bodycam Footage of Ty Dolla $ign’s Arrest with Skrillex Released

Full body cam footage Ty Dolla $ign‘s arrest has surfaced. The over one hour video footage shows police discovering drugs on the scene and searching Ty’s entire crew, including Skrillex. Last year, the hip hop star was busted just before an Atlanta show. Drug dogs went crazy while sniffing outside …

Loud Professional takes its soundsystem to Proud Embankment for upcoming series of parties

Leading sound company Loud Professional will link up with Proud Embankment to host a series of ongoing, bi-monthly events, entitled ‘Project Loud’. It will be the first time that Loud Professional’s soundsystem will be installed in a UK venue. It is currently only installed at DC10 in Ibiza and Movement …

Indie Week returns to NYC to celebrate the independent music industry

The American Association of Independent Music is returning to New York City for their 10th Annual A2IM Indie Week, June 17-20. This international conference aims to explore the global scope of the independent music industry. The four-day event will be held at New York Law School in Tribeca, featuring keynotes, …

Colorado generates more than $1 billion in revenue from cannabis

Since legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, Colorado has effectively generated over $1 billion in tax revenue from the industry. According to the Colorado Department of Revenue, the total sales of cannabis products has exceeded $6.5 billion after legalization in 2014, with the state amassing $1.02 billion in revenue from …

Chaos in the CBD, Pangaea and Roman Flügel among those to host upcoming residencies on Rinse

London broadcaster Rinse FM has announced 52 new residents, who will host shows between June and September. In keeping with the Rinse FM schedule of recent years, the new residencies will cover a broad range of sounds and styles, particularly afrobeats, house, techno, grime and UK garage. Names joining the …