JAUZ Goes Back To The Basics with A New Bare Bones House Single

We’ve come to expect nothing but quality records from Jauz and he just keeps getting better! His latest release, “Don’t Leave Me” is a deep, synth-driven production straight from the soul. It’s a dance floor burner through and through, with undeniable rhythm and musicality. Jauz is certainly taking it back …

Steve Angello Lights Up A Hater On Instagram For Criticizing SHM’s Lack of New Music

Swedish House Mafia’s Steve Angello is speaking out after an aspiring producer called the group “moneytakers” on social media. Specifically, the commenter said, “Release some music yo moneytakers.” That was enough to set Angello f. The producer responded explaining the core difference between himself and the hater. Instead releasing music …

Kid Cudi Was “Trippin Balls” In That Viral MGMT Coachella Video of Him Dancing On Stage

Last year’s Coachella produced one our favorite viral videos all time: Kid Cudi coming out and dancing with an ear-to-ear grin on his face while MGMT played “Electric Feel.” Across all social media platforms, the video has received tens millions views, but Cudi just cleared up something — he wasn’t …

Monstercat Celebrates 8th Anniversary with Stacked New Compilation, Comic Book and More

Monstercat has traditionally been known to go all out for their birthday, and they are well within their right to do so. With every passing year, Monstercat (the Canadian label that started out as a small platform for independent EDM artists to get their music out into the world) continues …

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 …

Swedish House Mafia Reveal A$AP Rocky Collaboration In Wake Of Rapper's Arrest

Swedish House Mafia Reveal A$AP Rocky Collaboration In Wake Of Rapper’s Arrest Ten days ago, A$AP Rocky was arrested in Sweden following a physical altercation on the streets in Stockholm. By all video evidence, he was acting in self-defense, and yet he’s now reportedly being held in solitary confinement, in inhumane …

Conrank Answers The Question "What's A FKNG Conrank" On Extraordinary Debut Album [Interview]

I’ve spent the better part an hour trying to figure out how to start this album review, bouncing back and forth between eloquent similes and haphazard comparisons, only to arrive at one conclusion: Conrank just dropped one my favorite albums the year, What’s A FKNG Conrank. At the end the day, …

Burna Boy teases new album, 'African Giant'

Rising Nigerian star Burna Boy will release his debut album, titled ‘African Giant’, later this month. The project will feature previous releases, including ‘Anybody’, ‘Dangote’, ‘Gbona’ and ‘On The Low’. In October and November, he will embark on the European leg of his ‘African Giant’ tour, with stops in Brussels, …

Vancouver festival New Forms reveals first wave of acts

Vancouver festival New Forms has announced the first wave of acts for its 2019 edition, which will take place September 25–29. Canadian artists – including Ciel (pictured), D. Tiffany, Diana Boss, Minimal Violence, Overland and Venetta – will rub shoulders with international talent, such as Afrodeutsche, Aurora Halal, Debit, DJ …

Get lost in Floating Points' new EP 'LesAlpx/Coorabell'

UK’s Sam Sheppard, better known as Floating Points, stuns us again with his brand new three-tracker ‘LesAlpx/Coorabell’ which dropped today Ninja Tune. Always unwavering in his distinctive sonic vision, the EP sees Sheppard takes aim at the dancefloor with soaring synthesis and indomitable basslines that keep you locked in from …

Valentino Khan & Diplo Make for Perfect House Combo On First Collab

It was about time that Valentino Khan and Diplo join forces — and today is the day! “JustYourSoul” just dropped, pumping out a perfect blend each master producer’s distinct style. Each with their own vast soundscapes, they really could have gone anywhere with their collab. They settled on a smooth, …

Tiësto Goes Full 2012 Alesso with New Remix of Illenium's "Good Things Fall Apart"

Good things come in remixed packages. Today Illenium presents Tiësto‘s big room remix for one his finest recent tracks — and we can’t get enough! “Good Things Fall Apart” featuring Jon Bellion is transformed from an emotional, bass-driven ballad into a grand production fit for the main stage. Of course, all the …

EPROM & G Jones Unleash An Indescribable New Collab That You Need To Hear To Believe

Trying to describe the music G Jones or Eprom is like trying to describe color to the blind. It’s impossibly difficult to understand unless you experience it for yourself. In 2017, the two defied all odds when they teamed up for “Hysteria.” Now, they’ve done it again with their new …

One of Dance Music’s Foremost Pioneers Wants Artists To Be More Political – And He Has A Great Point

Ask any wide-eyed raver wearing kandi at EDC what PLUR stands for and they can probably tell you: Peace, Love, Unity, Respect. But ask them where and when the term originated? Not likely. There’s a history to dance music that is ten lost in the new zeitgeist playlists, branding, and …

This “America’s Got Talent” Contestant Made An Absolutely Breathtaking Cover of Avicii’s “Wake Me Up”

As music journalists, curators, bloggers, whatever you want to call us, a lot our time is taken up by emails and press releases and New Music Friday. Years ago, it used to be that bloggers were gatekeepers and curators good music, and a lot that has been lost these days. …

Ekali’s Album Is About To Be So Fire If This First Single Is Any Proof [MUST LISTEN]

After years music and touring, Ekali is finally preparing to release his debut album, and the lead single is out today, “Runaway” feat. Reo Cragun. Reo Cragun was most recently featured on Flume’s single “Friends,” making his feature on Ekali’s debut album single all the more impressive. “Runaway” also shares …

Woman Describes Horrific Music Festival Strip Search In Court Testimony

A startling account has surfaced from a woman who claims she was “humiliated” during a strip search at Knockout Circuz in 2017. Before the NSW Coroners Court, the young, unnamed woman described how the heavy security made her feel “like a criminal.” She recalled being escorted though the crowd after a …

​4THSEX drops YOUTH EVALUATION EP on Timetable Records

One of the most respected figures in the Los Angeles underground streetwear and high fashion scene, the French-born art director, designer and music producer Jean Marc Virard has dropped his debut Timetable Records EP ‘Youth Evaluation’ under his 4THSEX moniker. The tasty four-tracker is a breaks-driven exercise that uses mixed-bag …

Sita Abellan unveils a new jewelry collection for summer

Sita Abellan has unveiled her latest collection of pieces for her jewelry brand Lillith, which is available online today. The collection, which has been called the ‘Male’ collection, is actually a unisex, summer-focused release of necklaces and bracelets. Pieces of the Male collection feature shells and chains, and each piece …