16 Year Old Boy Dies At Lollapalooza

16-year-old Evan Kitzmiller from Mundelein Village, Illinois was found unresponsive at Lollapalooza. The festival took place this passed weekend from August 2nd to the 5th. Kitzmiller was promptly taken to the Northwestern Memorial Hospital after he was found at approximately 7:50 PM on Sunday. However, Kitzmiller was pronounced dead just …

Google Releases New A.I-Backed Software Called "Pie"

Get your forks out Android users, Google’s latest mobile stware release “Pie” is fresh out the oven with sweet and savory features. In the ninth Android update from Google, Android Pie (following in its predecessor’s dessert based name footsteps) utilizes Artificial Intelligence to create a more personalized experience for the …

Premiere: Hugo Massien ‘Where Your Body Begins’

Berlin-born, UK-raised Hugo Massien’s musical trajectory has led him from a folk filled childhood into drum & bass, dubstep and techno. With his recent triptych of EPs on the mighty E-Beamz label, the producer has showcased his distinct stylistic evolution with a series of tracks that range from atmospheric, Burial-inspired …

New Melbourne day festival Living Room to launch with Octave One

New Melbourne day festival Living Room has announced its inaugural line-up and a location in the heart of the city. Detroit live techno dons Octave One (pictured) will headline the October 13 event at Federation Square’s The Paddock, with London producer Enzo Siragusa and local legend Boogs also unveiled and …

DJ Snake Celebrates 2 Year Anniversary of Debut Album 'Encore'

The French producer, DJ, musician, and composer DJ Snake is known for headlining festivals across the world after several radio-hits released on Encore. Justin Bieber, Migos & Travis Scott, Yellow Claw, and Skrillex were just a few the impressive collaborations featured on the 14 track album. “Middle” featuring Bipolar Sunshine grew …

Mainstay Miami Nightclub Announces Closure After 10 Years Running

The Electric Pickle has been located in the Wynwood Arts District Miami for ten years, but will cease operation in June 2019. The Venues operators Will, Tomas, Diego, and Mitch announced the sad news on their  page.  “It’s been a crazy ride and we’re not done yet. It’s time for …

Dance Music Producer Dead After Southern California Plane Crash

Producer, DJ and vocalist Navid Izadi has passed away following a plane crash, which also took his mother’s life. On Sunday, August 5th, the Cessna 414 aircraft they were traveling on reportedly nose dived into a retail parking lot near John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, California. None the five people onboard survived, but …

Only 12% Of The Music Industry's Revenue In 2017 Went To Actual Musicians

Artists are getting paid more than ever for their work, but the reality is that it’s still a very paltry sum. According to a  published by Citigroup, only 12% the $43 billion generated by the music industry in 2017 was delivered to artists for their work. This is a significant increase …

Grady Releases Debut Song "Garden" (Prod. by Cuco & Melvv)

If you’ve never heard Grady before, don’t go kicking yourself just yet. “Garden” is the debut song from the artist who seems to still be in the process building a social presence online – 4 followers on Facebook, 21 on Soundcloud, no Twitter that we could immediately locate. And yet …

Conrank & Drezza – Decapitate feat. Patwan [Circus Records]

Conrank returns to Circus Records with a 2011-era dubstep banger that’s sure to melt your face f, courtesy and Patwan. “Decapitate” sounds like it’s straight f Rusko’s or 12th Planet’s hard drive in the early days dubstep, complete with massive wobbles and ragga vocals. The bass is absolutely thunderous and …

Top 5 Sets You Don't Want to Miss at Imagine Music Festival

There’s not much more time before Imagine Music Festival takes over Atlanta! The line up this year features a variety artists that we can’t wait to see. From ZedsDead to Cashmere Cat, there’s something for everyone. In no particular order, here are the top 5 must-see sets at Imagine Music …

SoundCloud Finally Brings Back Comments On Mobile Devices

Starting today, SoundCloud is relaunching its commenting feature on mobile devices (iOS and Android). While commenting was always the core what made SoundCloud stand apart from the rest, SoundCloud took away comments on its mobile experience which did not please anyone. While SoundCloud has been on its downfall for the …

Cruise Control Collective: Where Entrepreneurship Meets Electronic Dance Music

Good Morning Dance Music Fans! As we’re always dedicated to bringing you the best in up and coming dance music, we also like to focus on all the talent within the dance music scene, even if that talent doesn’t involve production or spinning. The Dance Music scene is a landscape …

23 Hospitalized, 19-Year-Old Dead After HARD Summer

This year’s HARD Summer, the first without HARD Events founder Gary Richards and being led solely by Insomniac, was a resounding success. Featuring dozens in-demand artists and over 73,000 people each day, most people went home with memories for a lifetime. Unfortunately, some weren’t so lucky. Twenty three individuals were …

SoundCloud Answers Our Prayers with Crucial Feature for Mobile App

Years ago, SoundCloud did away with comments on its mobile app, citing optimization and user experience over the years, but users can now rejoice in the fact that developers are bringing the feature back. “SoundCloud is making it easier than ever for creators and listeners to connect anytime, anywhere with the …

Avicii's Step-Father Blames Manager Ash Pournari for His Death

It’s hard to believe that have gone by since the death world-class producer, musician and celebrity Avicii. His death, though not ultimately surprising, shocked many by the young age at which he passed. Avicii had a history health problems relating to being overworked and partaking in drinking and drugs, but …

FIRST LISTEN: Zhu Teases Huge New Collab Friday & Another New Album

The last time we heard new original music from Zhu was his  project in April, which contained seven our favorite Zhu releases his career. Since then, Zhu has been busy building out the Blacklizt brand and dropping some new merch, as well as . But some recent social media activity …

Don Diablo Reveals New Remix for Martin Garrix Out Friday [FIRST LISTEN]

It’s only been four days since Martin Garrix & Khalid dropped Volume 2 their “Ocean” remixes, with new cuts from Holy Go, Myrne, and more. And yet, we’re already getting another special remix the track from none other than Hexagon leader Don Diablo this Friday. As with most Don Diablo …

Your EDM Premiere: Bailo, VRG, & Born I Music Team Up For Thunderous Single, "Firestorm"

If you’re needing something to give you that boost to conquer this day, look no further. Bailo, VRG, and rapper Born I Music all teamed up for the massive single, “Firestorm”, that truly lives up to the name. It’s the first time these three have come together and it is …

Win A Catered Taco Party with Snails, LSDREAM & More Artists At Moonrise 2018

Moonrise Festival, one the biggest dance music festivals the year in the northeast, is going down this weekend with Diplo, DJ Snake, Kaskade, Marshmello, NGHTMRE, Zeds Dead, Excision, Galantis, Griz, Illenium, Ganja White Night, Rezz, Snails, and more. With such a stacked lineup, simply attending at all sounds like a dream …

Adam Beyer invites Charlotte De Witte and Alan Fitzpatrick to his Drumcode Halloween rave

Anyone who’s familiar with Adam Beyer and his Drumcode family knows that his parties are usually stacked with the world’s chunkiest techno talent. Halloween is no different, in fact, the haunted celebrations are often some of the biggest raves that the label throws and this year at Tobacco Dock is …