One Of The Best Guides Ever For EDM Was Just Given A Major Update

Ishkur’s Guide To Electronic Music just unleashed its latest version — and with this comes the most updated snapshot dance music’s various subgenres throughout the decades. The cult-classic website is dedicated to educating on the course dance music over 80 years. Audio clips and descriptions run deep, so you can get …

Jeff Mills' 'Director's Cut Chapter 4' is out now

The fourth chapter of Jeff Mills’ ‘Director’s Cut’ re-issue series has been released his Axis Records imprint. The series sees Mills delve into the Axis archive to release iconic tracks alongside special, unreleased cuts. ‘Chapter 4’ features ‘Deadly Rays (Of A White Hot Sun)’ and ‘The Industry Of Dreams’ (taken …

Smash Mouth Just Released A Massive Official EDM Remix for "All Star" and… Just Listen

I think it’s safe to say that “All Star” by Smash Mouth was a major part any ’90s kid’s life. Originally released in 1999, the song is most famously featured in 2001’s “Shrek,” but has been used in dozens other movies. Smash Mouth themselves have become a bit a meme …

CRSSD Festival wants to put a stop to "fan slapping"

“CLAAAKK!”If you’ve ever found yourself at a hot and sunny Southern California festival, you’ve likely encountered “fan slappers” or “fan clackers” who, while in the throws of dancefloor bliss, raise their folding fan high above their head and whip it with a heaving force that results in a large “CRACK” …

Explore Moog Music’s Immersive Synth Playground at ADE Sound Lab

The American synth maker, who pioneered the design and manufacturing analog synthesizers Moog Music, will come to ADE Sound Lab to deepen your synthesis experience. Following up on recent announcements about the program ADE LIVE and Charlotte Adigéry and Bolis Pupul attending ADE Sound Lab, the confrence now shift focus …

Pro-Palestine BDS campaigners advocate boycott of prominent German clubs

Three German nightclubs are the subject of calls for a boycott from the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, led by the Palestinian Campaign For The Academic And Cultural Boycott Of Israel (PACBI). Berlin’s ://about blank, Hamburg’s Golden Pudel and Leipzig’s Conne Island are named in the statement posted on …

[Premiere] Lucii Delivers Emotive Acoustic Rendition of Psych-bass Anthem "Neptune"

Skrillex’s seminal song “Rock N Roll (Will Take You To The Mountain)” ends with a sample from a random man saying, “They’re not artists because nobody can play the guitar!” Little did this little minded man know, many electronic musicians can play instruments, some them are even classically trained. But, …

Björk's 'Utopia' boxset will contain birdcall flutes, obviously

Björk‘s releasing a boxset of her 2017 album ‘Utopia’ and it’ll contain 14 handmade birdcall flutes. The Icelandic singer’s career has been a unique one so the inclusion of such products come as no real surprise really. Each one, selected by Björk, comes with instructions and with details on the …

Martin Garrix Channels His Inner Nirvana for New Collab [MUST LISTEN]

Still fairly fresh out the hospital, Martin Garrix comes back with another new song this summer called “Home” with Bonn. It’s hard to tell what the Dutch star’s musical trajectory is these days, considering he’s released such a diverse collection songs like “Summer Days,” “Mistaken,” and “These Are The Times,” …

Dirty South Takes Us In Depth Into His Career Growth, Artistic Process, and New EP [Exclusive Interview]

If you’re a long time EDM fan you probably know and love Dirty South from the halcyon days progressive house and his classic 2013 collaboration with Alesso, “City Dreams.” However, dance music, and well, everything else in the world, has changed quite a bit since then. The Serbian-Australian DJ and …

Carnage Wraps Up Trilogy Of EDM Comeback Tunes with New Banger [INTERVIEW]

23 days ago, Carnage dropped “Blitzkrieg” with Nazaar, setting f a chain reaction bass and heavy sound that is finally culminating today with “Holy Moly.” After putting out “Letting People Go” and “Wait For Me” earlier this year, Carnage felt like it was time to return to his roots, albeit …

Illenium’s New Album Is Really, Really Freaking Good

Over a year since the first single came out and Ascend, the third studio album from Illenium, is finally here. Spanning 17 tracks, this album is a stunning achievement for the honorary Denver-native, but it also represents a double-edged sword. There’s no two ways around it — Ascend is a fucking brilliant …

New Artist Profile: The Cool Moonmist Mountain Band Creates Ambient Moods With 'Fire Sign'

With a name like “The Cool Moonmist Mountain Band,” one could be forgiven for thinking this project, dreamed up by producer Jared Sand, is actually some sort indie folk on par with Mumford and Sons. The truth is it’s as far from folk or anything the sort as can be. …

NGHTMRE Provides The Theme Song for New ‘Need For Speed’ Game

Need For Speed has always had great taste in electronic music, dating all the way back to Need For Speed Underground in 2003. Throughout the years, the games have highlighted a variety talented musicians, not just electronic, and now they’re tapping NGHTMRE & A$AP Ferg’s collaboration “Redlight VIP” for their …

This 850,000 Person Techno Festival Makes EDC Look Like Child’s Play

Every year we like to talk about the hundreds thousands people that flock to Vegas for EDC or Belgium for Tomorrowland, but one the biggest festivals in the world — that dwarfs both EDC and Tomorrowland — hardly gets any press on the world stage. I’m talking about Zurich’s Street Parade, …

CRSSD Festival adds Anna Lunoe, Kyle Watson and Moon Boots for fall 2019

Widely accepted as one of Southern California’s most premier electronic offerings, CRSSD Festival is quickly ramping towards the fall edition of its fifth anniversary year, coming to San Diego on September 28-29. The majority of the line-up has already been announced, with exciting names like Yaeji, Fisher, MK, Hot Chip, …

REPORT: Beatport Is Deleting A Huge Amount Of Tracks From Its Site Forever

Beatport is cleaning house. The popular online store for electronic/dance music just announced a “yearly storage cleanup procedure” that will trim the back catalog, potentially pretty drastically. According to DJ TechTools, Beatport plans to remove all the songs that have never been purchased. This cleanup process will take place every …

Study finds 1/5 of people who post online when they're high regret it later

A new study published in the journal Substance Abuse revealed what most of us already knew: posting on social media, texting and calling while on drugs is a bad idea. Conducted by the Center for Drug Use and HIV/HCV Research (CDUHR) at NYU College, the researchers surveyed 872 adults entering …