Kendrick Lamar and James Blake announced for London show

Kendrick Lamar (pictured) and James Blake have been announced for BST Hyde Park in London. Read this next: Kendrick Lamar’s headline London show dazzles with ambition and charisma The ‘DAMN.’ rapper and UK producer play on Sunday July 5, with Alabama Shakes singer Brittany Howard also on the line-up. Read …

The Lightning in a Bottle Lineup Is Finally Out & It’s One of the Year’s Best

Lightning in a Bottle, North America’s premier independent music and arts festival, today revealed the lineup for its 2020 event as it prepares to return to Buena Vista Lake in Southern California for the second year, this time over Memorial Day Weekend, May 20-25. And boy is this year’s lineup something!! …

Bass, Mids, Tops soundystem culture book launches in London this weekend

To celebrate the publication of Bass, Mids, Tops: An Oral History of Soundsystem Culture, the book’s writer Joe Muggs and photographer Brian David Stephens will be joined by guests for an afternoon of soundsystem history this Saturday in London. Hosted at legendary record store Sounds Of The Universe, a shop …

GRiZ & Dillon Francis Tease Potential Collab & Fans Are Freaking Out

GRiZ and Dillon Francis make for the collaboration we didn’t know we needed until now! Of course, when any two DJs strike up a conversation on social media, our minds immediately jump to collab. This instance below seems especially promising, however, considering both parties are onboard from the get-go. “got a …

Carnage Drops Massive Collab with Tyga, Ohgeesy & Takeoff

Carnage just dropped “Hella Neck,” a brand new, heavy-hitting hip hop cut featuring Tyga, Ohgeesy and Takef. Sometimes less is more and Carnage demonstrates that here with a triumphant yet tasteful beat that backs each rapper’s bars to sheer perfection. Though the DJ/producer is known for in-your-face productions, some his …

1001Tracklists Reveals Top Tracks of 2019 & One Artist Has the Top 2

1001Tracklists just put out its annual report, A State Dance Music 2019. As the go-to source for festival tracklists, the site keeps a running tally on artists, tracks, and their tracklists — down to the details including mashups, edits and IDs. In 2019, over 36,000 tracklists were added and over …

MUST LISTEN: Lane 8 Stuns with Beautiful New Album

And first album the new year goes to… Lane 8, with Brightest Lights. The Denver-based DJ/producer just released his new 13-track album to intense fanfare. Working with artists like Arctic Lake, Jens Kuross, POLIÇA, and Kauf on the project gives it a beautiful injection vitality and spirit that helps to make …

Coachella Releasing 20-Year Anniversary Documentary

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival‘s 20th anniversary went down over two weekends last year — but soon we can relive it all over again! A new documentary titled Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert is coming to YouTube Originals on March 31, ahead the festival’s 21st installment. Produced and directed by Chris Perkel, …

One of Australia’s Longest Running EDM Festivals Cancelled Due To Bush Fire Devastation

As the bushfires in Australia continue to ravage the continent, events in the region continue to fall prey with the latest being Rainbow Serpent Festival in Victoria. The festival released a statement yesterday announcing the cancellation: “Due to a number safety concerns stemming from the fire that affected the site and …

Diplo & Carnage Reveal Exclusive 10-Hour B2B for Super Bowl Weekend

Diplo is a pillar dance music, active in the scene for more than the past decade, establishing Mad Decent, and spearheading projects with Skrillex, Mark Ronson, Sia & Labrinth, and the massive group Major Lazer. Carnage is one the most recognizable figures in trap, having jumpstarted his career early on …

Grimes Reveals She's Pregnant with Elon Musk In Extremely NSFW Photo

Congrats to Grimes! She just revealed her apparent pregnancy Instagram, though it’s quite cryptic. However, the media has been quick to speculate that Grimes is indeed pregnant with her on-again, f-again boyfriend Elon Musk‘s baby. The original photo share featured an uncensored Grimes with a superimposed fetus over her baby bump. …

Mac Miller’s Family Reveals New & Final Album for Fans

Mac Miller‘s family just released a statement signaling the release his much-anticipated posthumous album Circles. The forthcoming record is meant to compliment his previous body work, Swimming — thus completing his full, intended concept, Swimming in Circles. According to the family, producer Jon Brion took it upon himself to finish Circle following the …

AirPods Make More Money Than Spotify, Twitter, Snapchat & Shopify Combined

Walk down any public street today and you’ll likely see people with AirPods in their ears. With hundreds millions iPhone users nationwide, it’s not surprising. However, the rise the AirPods has even investors paying attention as year-on-year growth continues every year since the devices were debuted in 2016. Now, AirPods …

Coachella’s Lineup Broken Down By Booking Agencies Is More Interesting Than The Actual Lineup

There’s one thing every music pressional in artist management and booking asks themselves when the annual Coachella lineup comes out: who booked these artists? Thanks to ROSTR, we now have the entire thing broken down by which booking agency booked which artist – and honestly, the results are astounding. Paradigm Booking …