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Carl Cox Discusses His Eventual Retirement And The Downfall Of Ibiza

One of dance music’s most notorious DJs, Carl Cox recently sat down for an interview with The Daily Record to discuss the transformation of Ibiza with the rise of in popularity of electronic dance music. While it was once a relatively unknown destination where punters would go predominately for the music, the popularity and theContinue Reading…

August 25, 2015 House, International News, Trending

Pendulum Reunite On Stage At V Festival

The world’s most renowned drum n bass act, Pendulum, parted ways in 2011. After worldwide recognition and sold out performances across the globe, Rob Swire and Gareth McGrillen left the group to form Knife Party. Four years later, Swire and McGrillen have reunited with old band members El Hornet, KJ Sawka, and Peredur ap GwyneddContinue Reading…

Krewella Drops New Troll Mix And Unveils New Song

American electronic dance music duo, Krewella, are back with a highly energetic addition to their Troll Mix series. The duo dropped their “Return of the Trolls” mix on American satellite radio Sirius XM and just uploaded the set on their YouTube channel. The mix see’s both Yasmin and Jahan Yousaf bring some new material toContinue Reading…

August 21, 2015 Electro, International News, Trending

Fatboy Slim Discusses His Career And How DJing Has Changed The Game

The legendary Norman Cook, also known as Fatboy Slim recently starred in a BBC feature where the legendary DJ shared a reflection on his highly appraised career. The man who helped initiate the “big beat” electro sound in the 90’s, described how his Fatboy Slim alias was quite the mystery. “The fun of Fatboy SlimContinue Reading…

August 18, 2015 House, International News, Trending

Watch Skrillex & Diplo Get Interviewed By Charlie Rose

American television talk show host Charlie Rose recently sat down with Skrillex & Diplo to discuss all things EDM. The interview see’s the superstar producer DJS talk their way through what it’s like for artists in today’s day and age, how they got started as individuals why Jack Ü is such an exciting project asContinue Reading…

August 15, 2015 International News, Trending

Enrollment Open For Paul Oakenfold’s DJ Camp

Paul Oakenfold is no stranger to the electronic music scene. At fifty five years of age, the legendary producer DJ has seen it all; and now the British master has designed an “Electronic Dance Music Academy” that is set to take place from September 24-28 at the Los Angeles Recording School (a division of theContinue Reading…

August 14, 2015 International News, Trance, Trending

Watch Jack Black Join Die Antwoord On Stage At HARD Summer [VIDEO]

With the US summer festival season in full swing, California’s favourite festival HARD Summer recently played host to a huge roster of superstar DJs, Hip Hop artists and live talents. Add to that list, comedian and actor Jack Black. Crashing Die Antwood’s set on Day 2 at Hard Summer in Pomona, California, Black joined theContinue Reading…

August 4, 2015 International News, Trending

Shawn Wasabi Returns With His Latest Live Mashup ‘Marble Soda’

Rising to fame shortly after Madeon’s infamous ‘Pop Culture’ video, Shawn Serrano aka Shawn Wasabi has certainly mastered the art of live composition. Following in the steps of Madeon and Australia’s own M4SONIC, Shawn has been growing his own cult following in the art of complextro and isn’t showing any signs of slowing. The youngContinue Reading…

Dan Bilzerian Drops $654K On VIP Electric Zoo Weekend

With the U.S. festival season in full swing, patrons from across the nation will be flocking to New York’s iconic Electric Zoo music festival this September. While fans of all walks of life will be soaking up the warm weather, none will seem to party like Dan Bilzerian and his closest friends. In typical BilzerianContinue Reading…

August 2, 2015 International News, Trending

Deadmau5 Replaces Purrari With Lamborghini

Late last year, the infamous Purrari (Ferrari owned by deadmau5) was no more. The Italian car company wasn’t too impressed with the result of Joel Zimmerman’s work on their latest model; the Ferrari 458 Spider. The exotic car had the infamous Nyan Cat-inspired wrap and drew attention from fans (and non-fans) all over. That isContinue Reading…

August 2, 2015 International News, Trending

Tomorrowland Receives Custom Pioneer CDJs For This Year’s Festival

There isn’t much that Tomorrowland doesn’t include in its production. Year after year, the world’s most renowned electronic music festival brings a unique experience for not only its traveling fans but its DJs too. This years festival see’s the Tomorrowland DJs in for a treat with Pioneer treating one of their favourite clients with somethingContinue Reading…

July 26, 2015 International News, Trending

Insomniac’s Dreamstate Festival Releases Mind-Blowing Trance Lineup

Trance fans around the globe have been patiently waiting for Insomniac to release the full lineup for the inaugural Dreamstate Festival. Over the past two weeks, trance fans from all sub genres have been in rejoice with a drip-fed lineup being revealed. Today, OZ EDM can finally announce the complete Dreamstate 201 festival lineup. WithContinue Reading…

It’s The Ship Unveils Complete 2015 Lineup

If you’re not up for traveling halfway across the globe for the Holy Ship, Singapore’s ‘It’s The Ship’ may be the next best thing. This November, sailing festival ‘It’s The Ship’ will return with a lineup boasting some of dance music’s biggest stars. Set to sail on the Royal Caribbean International Mariner Of The Seas,Continue Reading…

July 23, 2015 International News, Trending

Trance Legends Aly & Fila Announce FSOE 400 At The Great Pyramids Of Giza

With the Future Sound of Egypt 400 world tour locking in dates across the globe, Egyptian trance legends Aly & Fila will celebrate 400 episodes of their trance radio show a yet another location; and boy is this a big one! With their 2015 world tour set to deliver the finest in trance to Minsk,Continue Reading…

Comedians View On EDM In Hilarious Video

Over the years, electronic dance music has been trivialized by the likes of Saturday Night Live, Tosh.O, Graham Norton and more, but a new group of comedians have come together to talk about EDM. YouTube funnyman Ray William Johnson has assembled some of his fellow YouTube personalities to voice their opinion on electronic dance musicContinue Reading…

July 22, 2015 International News, Trending

Ghost Producer Maarten Vorwerk Ready To Release Own Work

The world’s most renowned ghost producer Maarten Vorwerk is set to be releasing music of his own; on his own. The name behind some of the biggest festival anthems of our time, decided he would release some old, never before seen tunes from his early days; the first of which is live now on hisContinue Reading…

July 11, 2015 International News, Trending

Boys Noize Throws Illegal Street Rave In Berlin

German electronic pioneer Boys Noize has kicked thing up a notch this week in Berlin. With the Berlin fashion week in full swing, the city plays host to numerous parties stocked with high-end fashion and celebrities. As reported by Mixmag, German dance favourite Alex Ridha aka Boys Noize, decided he would throw his own partyContinue Reading…

July 10, 2015 International News, Trending

Watch Carl Cox Delivers 4 Hour Set In Ibiza [Video]

Back at the iconic Space Ibiza for another year of techno and house beats, legendary DJ Carl Cox has kicked things off in style. The host of the Tuesday night Music Is Revolution series, Carl Cox opened the night with an impressive early set on the Terrace, followed by an epic four our closing setContinue Reading…

July 10, 2015 International News, Trending

Voting For 2015’s DJ Mag Top 100 DJs Now Open

It’s official. Voting for 2015’s DJ Mag top 100 Djs is now open to the public. Each year, DJ Mag runs the annual contest that enables fans to vote for who they believe the most talented artists are. The competition allowes each voter to rank their top 5 DJs. The DJ Mag top 100 wouldContinue Reading…

Sven Vath Turns Heads With Latest Essential Mix

Nothing is synonymous more with quality dance music as BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix. The iconic show has seen hundreds of DJs guest mix the show over the years and in 2015, host Pete Tong kicked things off with a new concept series titled the Essential Mix Master series. The new series see’s the EssentialContinue Reading…

Holy Ship Reveal Packed 2016 Lineups

If you were among the lucky few that managed to secure tickets one of two Holy Ship 2016 festivals, we are sure you’ll be celebrating today. After much impatient waiting and rumours, traveling EDM fans can rejoice as the iconic cruise ship festival has delivered both lineup’s and as expected; they are packed full ofContinue Reading…

President Obama Shows His Love Of House Music

With the 4th of July weekend recently passing, none other than President Obama paid homage to the origin of House music by sending an exclusive video to chosen DJs in Chicago, Illinois. Within the video, the President of the USA shows his support to the house music community by stating: “Hello Chicago, happy fourth ofContinue Reading…

Ultra Announce Two More Global Events

With Ultra expanding its reach of EDM, the Ultra Worldwide offset has locked in two new festivals in the Asia-Pacific region. After previously confirming that they will bring a new festival to Bali, Indonesia this September, Ultra has announced two more events; expanding their reach to 16 countries and counting. Ultra are set to hitContinue Reading…

David Guetta Says Why We Should “Embrace” Piracy

David Guetta recently had a site down with BBC World. In the interview, the superstar DJ addressed the pressing issues of piracy in the electronic dance music industry. While he still encourages fans to purchase his music, Guetta believes you can’t fight progress. With the options to stream and illegally download music being easily accessible,Continue Reading…

VIDEO: Watch Above & Beyond’s EDC Las Vegas 2015 Performance

Dubbed as one of most spectacular performances of the year, Above & Beyond’s set at 2015’s Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas was nothing short of memorable. Taking over the mega-festival’s mainstage on the Saturday night, the trio celebrated an uplifting set of euphoric and spectacular trance anthems. The night was also graced by none otherContinue Reading…

Porter Robinson Impresses With 90 Minute DJ Set

While Aussie fans across the country are anxiously counting down the days until Porter Robinson hit’s our shores in July, it appears the wonder-producer keeps on impressing. Touring the globe in support of his amazing Worlds album, fans in Toronto got to hear a rare DJ set last weekend; something the producer doesn’t do muchContinue Reading…

Dillon Francis Drops First Track From Moombahton EP

Earlier in 2015, Instagram EDM fans went into a frenzie when funnyman Dillon Francis revealed that he’d be following up his album, Money Sucks, Friends Rule by making a return to his moombahton roots. Dillon Francis revealed the brand new EP would include collaborations with the likes of Skrillex, Bro Safari and Calvin Harris. Well,Continue Reading…

Seven Lions Teases Upcoming EP with “Lose Myself”

Every electronic music lover has at least one Seven Lions tune that has had its fair share of listens and in 2015, Seven Lions is only making the selection bigger. Dark dubstep mastermind Jeff Montalvo aka Seven Lions has revealed his first single off his next big release “The Throes Of Winter – EP” “LoseContinue Reading…

February 3, 2015 International News, Trending

Tomorrowland Brasil Announces Impressive Phase 1Lineup

Tomorrowland’s inaugural spell in South America has just given EDM fans a first look at its forthcoming lineup. Announced in July of last year, Tomorrowland’s Brazilian expansion is set to land in Sao Paulo from May 1st to May 3rd. ID&T’s iconic brand’s South American iteration broke sales records when it sold out in underContinue Reading…

February 3, 2015 International News, Trending

Deadmau5 To Replace The Purrari, With Lamborghini Purracan

Since its inception, the deadmau5 car also known as the ‘Purrari’ had fans across the globe fascinated with every piece of news we could know about the car. Unfortunately back in late August, Deadmau5 announced after the Gumball 3000 that he was retiring the Nyan Cat themed Purrari. Soon after his retirement of the Purrari,Continue Reading…

February 3, 2015 International News, Trending

Boys Noize Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary With Free Bittorrent Bundle Giveaway!

To celebrate 10 years in the game, Alexander Ridha otherwise know as Boys Noize has released a 5 hour Bittorrent music bundle for free! The bundle serves up 25 of his all time classic songs and also includes two previously unreleased tracks. The two unreleased tracks that are “Punk 01″ and “Beat03” are sure toContinue Reading…

New Study Highlights Interesting Stats of EDM Listeners

A company responsible putting together Nielsen ratings for television stations, Nielsen Holdings N.V., has conducted an interesting study on the basic statistics of EDM listeners in the USA. The study compiled demographic information of electronic dance music listeners such as age, ethnicity, education, household income, and the predominant gender of listeners. Luckily, the company wasContinue Reading…

February 3, 2015 International News, Trending

Skrillex Releases Disturbing Video To “Doompy Poomp”

Dubbed as one of 2014’s most anticipated albums, Recess by Skrillex received very mixed reviews. Some saying that he should stick with the dubstep sound and others saying that they admired him for stepping out of his “comfort zone.” Still, however, some tracks were downright strange – like “Doompy Poomp.” As you probably would haveContinue Reading…

February 3, 2015 International News, Trending

Feed Me Reveals Details On Next Release, Will Not Include Skrillex Collaboration

2015 will see the highly anticipated release of Feed Me’s upcoming 4 track EP. Jon Gooch has announced today that the release will hit the shelves on February 2nd and the album’s cover art with the iconic Feed Me character at its center amidst the city of Tokyo. Not much more is known about theContinue Reading…

January 20, 2015 International News, Trending

Steve Aoki Recaps His Summer In ‘On The Road’ Documentary

For the entire length of summer in 2014, Steve Aoki and his team used a villa in Ibiza as homebase for their jetsetting lifestyle. The cake-throwing EDM showman takes into the fanatical lifestyle he leads in his brand new on the road mini-documentary. The doco features cameos from many of your favourite acts including Skrillex,Continue Reading…

January 20, 2015 International News, Trending

8 Things We Learned from Kaskade’s AMA

Ryan Raddon, aka Kaskade, took part in a Reddit AMA yesterday, joining the likes of Eric Prydz, Laidback Luke, Knife Party, A-Trak and more in revealing some of his upcoming EDM plans and his past successes in the wide-ranging Internet hub. 1. He is a big Diplo fan Answer: “Diplo is the man. I haveContinue Reading…

January 15, 2015 International News, Trending

Kaskade Signs Major Record Deal With Warner Bros. Records, Discusses Two New Albums

Well known for his opinion against major labels, the man who stamped the inspirational line, “free the music and your cash will follow,” has turned the tables and signed a two album deal with Warner Brothers Records. Ryan Raddon aka Kaskade explained to Billboard that the decision was made to simply grow his audience: “IContinue Reading…

January 13, 2015 International News, Trending

Ultra Music Festival Drops Its Miami 2015 Lineup

The infamous Miami Music Week is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate the best of electronic music than at Ultra Music Festival Miami. With the festival bringing the very latest in production and jaw-dropping lineups each year, it’s no surprise 2015 has raised the bar once again. After the recent announcementContinue Reading…

January 11, 2015 International News, Trending

Coachella Unveil Stacked 2015 Lineup

After months of speculation, Coachella unveiled its lineup on Tuesday morning, with Drake, AC/DC and Jack White as headliners. After Coachella’s huge success in the 2014, it is no surprise to see the mega-festival return with a stacked lineup the seem’s to once again have a strong EDM presence. Alesso, Kaskade, Nero, Axwell ^ Ingrosso,Continue Reading…

January 11, 2015 International News, Trending

Above & Beyond Release Greek Theatre Aftermovie

Back in October, Los Angeles electronic music fans were treated to a special performance at the iconic Greek Theatre. Above & Beyond’s two-night acoustic spectacular certainly proved to be one for the books as not only Paavo, Jono, and Tony helped orchestrated a magical acoustic performances, but Skrillex also joined them on stage. Over aContinue Reading…

December 27, 2014 International News, Trending

BT Unleashes His Feelings On The Current State Of EDM

Brian Wayne Transeau, better known by his stage name BT, is by no means a stranger to expressing his feelings over Twitter. His latest rant though caught our attention as he unleashes his true feelings on the current state of electronic music and EDM in America. BT states that America has “McDonaldified Electronic Music” andContinue Reading…

December 23, 2014 International News, Trending

Zedd Buys Million Dollar Hollywood Mansion

It’s evident that the past few years of Zedd’s career have been tremendous. His debut album Clarity marked the beginning of his rise to prominence and the success of his recent singles reminding us that his fans love him more than ever, Anton Zaslavski has been hard at work. To celebrate his accomplishments the renownedContinue Reading…

December 23, 2014 International News, Trending

A State Of Trance Top 100 Tracks Of 2014 Revealed

After months of voting, the annual A State of Trance top 100 tracks have been announced! With fans from across the globe free to vote for their favourite tracks, it makes no wonder some of the biggest names dominate the chart. This moment is a highlight many of you have been waiting for eagerly, andContinue Reading…

December 19, 2014 International News, Trance, Trending

Knife Party’s Rob Swire & Gareth McGrillen Reveal All In Reddit AMA

The superstar duo that is Rob Swire & Gareth McGrillen of Knife Party and Pendulum have taken to Reddit this morning for a very interesting artist AMA. The duo who dropped their highly appraised Abandon Ship in October discussed everything from the future of Pendulum, eating baby seal eyes, production secrets through to Porter RobinsonContinue Reading…

Madeon Drops The Details On His Debut Studio Album

At the start of 2014, French producer Madeon announced his break from touring to focus his time and energy on a debut studio album. “I want to create so badly,” he wrote. “I don’t think I’ve ever felt as inspired or excited to be a musician.” Madeon has today given the news we’ve been waitingContinue Reading…

December 11, 2014 International News, Trending

Above & Beyond Release Emotional ABGT100 After-movie

Above & Beyond took control of New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden back in October. The concert was to celebrate 100 episodes of their Group Therapy radio show. Whether you were tuning into the live stream from your bedroom or you were fortunate enough to witness the experience in person, the trio have finally releasedContinue Reading…

December 11, 2014 International News, Trance, Trending

Chemical Brothers Announce New Album For 2015

Electronic music pioneers and long time dance music favourites The Chemical Brothers have finally announced a new album expected to be released in 2015. Speaking to Resident Advisor, the duo mentioned their first full length album in 5 years doesn’t have a title yet, but that won’t stop the world from undeniable anticipation. Tom RowlandContinue Reading…

December 3, 2014 International News, Trending

Deadmau5′ >album title goes here< Is Up For Free Download

Joel Zimmerman is treating his fans to a nice little gift. The man behind the Mouse head has allowed users via Google Play to download one of his finest albums for free! Yep that’s right, >Album Title Goes Here< is your's for free download. This record of his has been coined with having some ofContinue Reading…

December 3, 2014 International News, Trending

EDC Las Vegas Announces 2015 Dates & Ticket Information

Insomniac CEO Pasquale Rotella announced the dates and information regarding EDC Las Vegas 2015 via Facebook and his instagram earlier today. Rotalla addressed fans across the globe to spill the beans on when the Electric Daisy Carnival would return to Las Vegas and when tickets will go on sale. “Headliners! Bring the love on JuneContinue Reading…

November 19, 2014 International News, Trending

W&W To Deliver Exclusive Trance Set At Stereosonic

Following Stereosonic dropping the final lineup, (including over 200+ local acts) the festival orgainsers have dropped a special announcement that will surely put a smile on any trance lovers face. This year’s festival will see Armada Music host its own arena, where Cosmic Gate, Andrew Rayel, Mark Sixma, Shogun , Orjan Nilsen & MaRLo willContinue Reading…

November 17, 2014 International News, Trending

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