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Aussie duo DIMES drop monster new EP RAGE [LISTEN]

The Brisbane duo that is DIMES is back with their second EP “RAGE”, suitably named for their collage of flavours and motifs that blend together in a cohesive new sound, not previously explored by the pair before. RAGE asserts itself as a collective of well thought out and yet simplistic idea’s, with a flavour thatContinue Reading…

June 12, 2017 Local News, Trending

Transmission Australia Unveils Colossal 2017 Lineup For Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium Show

Transmission Australia sees the legendary trance brand take a trip down under, setting up in Melbourne for one night only this September. Taking over the city’s Etihad Stadium, this will be Transmissions biggest event to date as well as the first dance event to be held inside the stadium since 2010. Transmission will be joinedContinue Reading…

June 10, 2017 Local News, Trance, Trending

Your Paradise 2017 Lineup Revealed

If you’re still fighting your inevitable FOMO from last year’s edition of Fijian festival Your Paradise then you’re not going to want to miss what they have in store for this year. Your Paradise has announced its dates for 2017, so it’s definitely time to start planning an island getaway. Your Paradise is returning thisContinue Reading…

June 5, 2017 Local News, Trending

Pendulum Locks In 2017 DJ Set Australian Regional Tour

One of the most popular drum’n’bass acts has confirmed details of DJ Set tour presented by Origin + Falcona. Hailing from Perth, Australia, Pendulum holds formative roots ranging from drum and bass, break beat, even hardcore metal and punk. Their comparative talents proved unstoppable, and they single-handedly conquered the world of drum and bass. DJContinue Reading…

Transmission Australia 2017 Announced

AUSTRALIA WILL EXPERIENCE THE WORLD’S BIGGEST TRANSMISSION FESTIVAL EVER AT ONE OF THE BIGGEST INDOOR VENUE – ETIHAD STADIUM After a sold out debut show at Hisense Arena in 2016, Evolution Events and United Music are proud to announce that the iconic Transmission Festival is returning to Australia this year – bigger and better thanContinue Reading…

May 30, 2017 Local News, Trance, Trending

Sensation Australia 2017 Officially Announced!

It’s one of the world’s most renowned music festivals and it’s coming to Australia! Yes that’s right, Sensation will invade Sydney’s Olympic Park for a special open air event. The globetrotting phenomenon which features amazing shows, brings together dance music lovers who have a never-ending passion for house music. For the first time in history,Continue Reading…

May 23, 2017 Local News, Trending

RL Grime Locks In Australian Tour

With the recent news that trap don RL Grime will appear at the year’s Splendour In The Grass festival, news has officially broke that will see RL Grime undertake a national Australian tour. Thanks to the folks at BBE, RL Grime will be invading Perth, Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland (NZ) while he’s here forContinue Reading…

April 12, 2017 Local News, Trap, Trending

Road To Ultra Australia Announced!

ULTRA WORLDWIDE, the international arm of the World’s Premier Electronic Music Festival, ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL, confirms it will be entering at least three new territories, with even more to be announced. Having already united twenty countries across five continents since embarking upon its global journey in Brasil, the world’s most international, independent music festival brandContinue Reading…

April 10, 2017 Local News, Trending

Splendour In The Grass 2017 Lineup Drops!

It’s the lineup many Australians have been patiently waiting for. The highly anticipated 2017 Splendour In The Grass lineup has finally arrived, and it’s huge! Leading the charge in 2017 will be none other than The XX, Queens of the Stone Age and LCD Soundsystem. Dance acts are far in between either with a hugeContinue Reading…

March 28, 2017 Local News, Trending

Mashd N Kutcher Announce Massive World Tour!

Mashd N Kutcher have grown from local DJs, to one of the most prominent electronic acts to emerge past Australian shores in recent times.  Voted Australia’s #1 DJ Duo (inthemix 2015) and making waves around the world through combining music, multimedia and live-electronic performances. Since meeting each other in 2014, the classically trained pianist andContinue Reading…

March 28, 2017 Electro, Local News, Trending

3 Weeks Until Pure 2017 Hits Australia & New Zealand

One of the most charming DJs in the business. A musical ambassador and a veteran of acid house, a champion of techno, a dance music pioneer, label owner, King of Ibiza – you name it, Carl Cox has been there and done it, never losing sight of his passions – playing music, breaking tunes andContinue Reading…

March 28, 2017 Local News, Techno, Trending

Alex Preston & Dave Winnel team up for new track on Armada Deep

Staying true to their mantra, Armada Deep have unearthed another dance-floor track with real crossover potential. Whether it’s in the club or on the radio, this Anglo-Antipodean love affair between Alex Preston, Dave Winnel and Javeon is definitely going to last. Alex Preston and Dave Winnel have crafted a track that is primed to kick-startContinue Reading…

March 21, 2017 House, Local News, Trending

Psytrance power duo Vini Vici confirm headline Australian tour

Vini Vici is the world renowned project of Aviram Saharai & Matan Kadosh, both well known and experienced electronic music producers for over a decade. The concept of ‘Vini Vici’ was formed as an attempt by the boys to express their love for the old school sound paired with their progressive ideas. ‘Iboga Records’ andContinue Reading…

February 28, 2017 Local News, Trance, Trending

Claude VonStroke Confirms 2017 Australian Tour Dates

In this day and age of music cross-pollination, Claude VonStroke sits at the forefront of all that is good, proper, and most importantly, fun. He’s just as at home remixing Kenny Larkin or Rihanna as he is dropping multiple underground hits. DJ-wise, his relentless touring of every major city, festival and, basement after-party around theContinue Reading…

February 20, 2017 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Liquid Soul is bringing his Trance Elements tour down under!

Trance lovers rejoice as Swiss producer Liquid Soul will be returning to Australian shores. Nicola Capobianco began playing Progressive Trance in Switzerland in 1993 and developed his craft to play at some of the worlds large electronic msuic festivals. Being behind the best selling albums on Iboga Records as Liquid Soul, synthetic vibes, love inContinue Reading…

February 20, 2017 Local News, Trance, Trending

Dillon Francis returns to Australia for a string of Festival and Headline Club shows

Fresh off the release of his latest single Anywhere, Dillon Francis has revealed he’s got plans to come back to Australia this May. The US producer and Snapchat expert that is Dillon Francis, has announced a string of festival and headline club appearances as part of his visit down under. Dilon Francis’ four Groovin TheContinue Reading…

February 16, 2017 Electro, Local News, Moombahton, Trap, Trending

Kill The Noise announces his return to Australia and New Zealand

Having last toured Australia over three years ago, a tour from Kill The Noise has been long overdue. But fear not, your prayers have been answered, with the US producer and DJ packing his bags for Australia and New Zealand this March and April. Kill The Noise’s 2015 album Occult Classic showcased his versatility acrossContinue Reading…

February 9, 2017 Dubstep, Electro, Local News, Trending

Symbiotic Presents, is excited to announce Two Club Shows to the ‘Istoria’ family!

Australia’s own world-class trance event ‘Istoria’ is set to host some of the biggest names in the game this March! The festival, which is set to invade Melbourne’s Hisense arena and Sydney’s Showground Halls had punters scrambling to get pre-sale and first release tickets; which evidentally sold out in a heartbeat. Now, Symbiotic has revealedContinue Reading…

February 7, 2017 Local News, Trance, Trending

Global Superstar Dash Berlin returns to Australia

One of the leading stars of 2016, Dash Berlin is coming back for a string of headline club appearances shows this April. The tour, presented by Symbiotic, sees the Dutchman touch down in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.Having been in various Top 10 DJ Lists, touring consistently around the world & releasing some of dance music’sContinue Reading…

February 2, 2017 Local News, Trance, Trending

Marshmello Locks in 2017 Australian Tour

After a stellar 2016, EDM’s rising star Marshmello will be hitting Australian shores in March for a string of headline club appearances. The mysteriously masked DJ has been on a steady incline since his popular sets from Ultra Miami and EDC Las Vegas. Now, Marshmello will be bringing his music to the people of AustraliaContinue Reading…

January 20, 2017 Electro, Local News, Trap, Trending

Australia’s newest festival Touch Bass brings Snails, JAUZ, Slushii, LDRU and more!

If there’s one thing we love in Australia its quality music festivals and with a busy 2017 well underway, the touring acts just keep on coming. Enter Touch Bass festival. Australia’s newest and exciting boutique festival that’s set to invade Adelaide, Perth, Brisbane and Sydney this April. To kick things off, the festival has todayContinue Reading…

January 18, 2017 Electro, Local News, Trap, Trending

Symbiotic presents Istoria Festival with Pure NRG, Sander Van Doorn, Ben Nicky + More!

After the success of their joint venutre with Insomniac on Dreamstate Melbourne and Melbourne’s New Years Day festival It’s A Fine Day, Australia’s fastest growing touring agency Symbiotic is set to bring another jaw-dropping festival this March. Introducing Istoria, a world-class trance event boasting some of the biggest names in the game including Andrew Bayer,Continue Reading…

January 13, 2017 Local News, Trending

Eric Prydz to play special Cirez D set at Electric Gardens Sydney

Sydney techno fans prepare to get excited!  ELECTRIC GARDENS FESTIVAL is ecstatic to announce the final artist to the 2017 line up! In an Australian FIRST, joining the likes of Jamie Jones, &ME and Anna on the CODE stage will be none other than CIREZ D (the uber cool techno alias of the legendary ERICContinue Reading…

December 16, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Markus Schulz Announces Exclusive Open To Close Australian Shows

Over the last 10 years Markus Schulz has crafted the individual musical identities of progressive, trance & house into his own unique hybrid sound. The combined influence of his headlining DJ sets; Armada and Coldharbour label releases and highly prominent Global DJ Broadcast radio show have seen him at the forefront of the US EDMContinue Reading…

December 15, 2016 Local News, Trance, Trending

Carnage Announces 2017 Australian Tour

Known for his energetic performances, the king of festival trap has today confirmed he will be teaming up with Australian touring company BBE for a headline tour next February. It’s been a whirlwind year for Carnage. After a much talked-about main stage performance at Ultra Miami, the man who dons himself as Papi Gordo recentlyContinue Reading…

December 14, 2016 Local News, Trap, Trending

Bass Favourites Delta Heavy announce Australian and New Zealand tour!

Delta Heavy aka Ben Hall and Simon James are the most exciting duo to hit drum n bass dancefloors since Chase & Status and Nero. Although, if anything, their music is even harder and heavier, darker and more multi-textured. 2016 certainly hasn’t been an ordinary year for the UK bass act and the duo areContinue Reading…

December 12, 2016 Drum N Bass, Dubstep, Local News, Trending

Shiba San officially kicks off Headline Australasian Tour

French producer Shiba San has officially kicked off his well-overdue headline Australian tour. In recent times Shiba San has garnered a lot of positive attention from every corner. With one foot in his hip hop past and the other embracing the future of house he has found a comfortable balance of the two in bassContinue Reading…

December 8, 2016 House, Local News, Trending

UMEK Locks In New Years Headline Australian Tour

Take your New Years Eve celebration to the next level when the hugely prolific Slovenian techno legend and electronic music producer UMEK, hits Australians shores for three shows only! Voted as one of the Top 3 Techno DJ’s in the world behind Carl Cox and Ritchie Hawtin, UMEK is personally responsible for kickstarting the electronicContinue Reading…

December 7, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Carl Cox, Adam Beyer, Eric Powell and Noir announced to play Pure Festival in Australia

After reporting back in October, Carl Cox is set to bring his own festival to Australian shores next April. With the legendary performer confirming the festival will be “concentrating on is underground DJs who have a vibe for house and techno”, the news has officially dropped as to who will be gracing the decks atContinue Reading…

December 6, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Guy Gerber embarks on Australia tour for New Year

Respected DJ, producer and label owner Guy Gerber will be touring Australia for the first time in over two years, and making his Bali debut. Taking place over the New Year period, Guy will be taking in some of the best festivals and clubs in the area with dates in Victoria, Sydney, Melbourne, Byron BayContinue Reading…

December 6, 2016 House, Local News, Trending

UK House Hero Miguel Campbell Announces Australasian Tour!

Looking to add that saucy house flare to your spice up your December? Australian touring agency Audiopaxx have announced that UK house hero Miguel Campbell will be heading down under this December as part of his Australasian club tour. Miguel has been galvanised by the house music scene since the early 90’s and has alsoContinue Reading…

November 29, 2016 House, Local News, Trending

Exclusive Artist Interview: Dimitri Vegas

Selling out stadiums across the globe is the infamous duo of Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike. With a roster of chart-topping hits, the dutch duo have become synoymous with big room electronic music. One half of the brothers duo, Dimitri Thivaios has recently teamed up with industry heavyweight DIPLO to release the tropical, summer inspiredContinue Reading…

November 29, 2016 Electro, Local News, Trending

Golden Features drops 2 new tracks on ODESZA’s label

Australian producer Tom Stell is the man behind the mask and identity of Golden Features. Two years after his self-titled EP and as a one year follow-up to his last EP, XXIV; Golden Features returns with two brand new tracks that are sure to improve your day. Released on ODESZA’s label Foreign Family Collective comesContinue Reading…

November 29, 2016 House, Local News, Trending

Sasha, Jamie Jones and Basement Jaxx join Eric Prydz for Electric Gardens 2017 Festival

To welcome the news of Eric Prydz returning to Australia early next year for Electric Gardens, it appears the festival promoters have delivered more pleasant news for the 2017 festivals. Joining the Swedish mastermind on the tour will be none other than Sasha, Jamie Jones and Basement Jaxx. Grammy Award nominee, four time International DanceContinue Reading…

November 17, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Porter Robinson and Madeon are bringing their Shelter Live tour to Australia

It’s the news Australian electronic dance music lovers have been waiting for. Porter Robinson and Madeon have today revealed their Shelter tour will be hitting Australia early 2017. The duo have been on the road across North America since September and next February will see the mind blowing live show hit Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion, Melbourne’sContinue Reading…

November 15, 2016 Electro, Local News, Trending

Electric Gardens announces return in 2017 with Eric Prydz as Headliner

If the Australian summer couldn’t get any better, it’s about to get a whole lot hotter with the announcement that’s sending electronic music lovers into a fit. Swedish mastermind Eric Prydz will be gracing Australian shores next January for his first time since his brief visit for the 2014 Future Music Festival circuit. Electric GardensContinue Reading…

Simon Patterson Drops Tech Trance Masterpiece “Vapour Trail” on Insomniac Records

With 21 consecutive Beatport number ones with massive singles such as ‘Dissolve’, ‘Now I Can Breath Again’, ‘Apex’, ‘The One’, ‘Shadows’ (with Astrix) and ‘Smack’’ – Simon Patterson’s production back catalogue is an astonishing list of hit after hit record. All records that retain absolute credibility in both the underground as well as the overground.Continue Reading…

November 7, 2016 Local News, Trance, Trending

Bablyon Festival reveals full lineup with Infected Mushroom, Claude VonStroke, Magda and more!

After the departure of Australia’s beloved Stereosonic music festival, dance festival promoter Richie McNeill has been hard at work on treating Australians to a brand new event in 2017. The latest incarnation from the world renowned promoter is Babylon, an electronic-music mecca in the middle of the Australian wilderness. Babylon will launch in March 2017Continue Reading…

November 4, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Diplo returns to Australia in 2017 for a Headline Tour

If your summer couldn’t get any better, along comes DIPLO. Yes that’s correct; BBE have today confirmed that the one and only DIPLO will grace Australian and New Zealand shores in March 2017 for a headline tour. The LA based DJ, producer, songwriter and record executive has teamed up with  BBE and Triple J forContinue Reading…

October 27, 2016 Electro, Local News, Moombahton, Trap, Trending

Pitch Music & Arts Festival Reveal 2017 Lineup

In March 2017, Melbourne’s most followed music promoters, Novel andBeyond the Valley, will combine their creative forces to present Pitch Music & Arts Festival, a new camping festival that is set to invigorate. This inspiring coterie of arts and music enthusiasts will play out over 3 days in the mild meadows amongst the blue gums,Continue Reading…

October 25, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Zomboy 2017 Australian Tour Announced!

Summer tours are upon us, and Zomboy has us whipping out our wallets and raving to the grave after he announced his Australian Tour. When it comes to hard hitting bass music, Zomboy has risen to the top of the ranks as one of the worlds leading producers. Joshua Mellody aka Zomboy has released aContinue Reading…

October 13, 2016 Drum N Bass, Dubstep, Local News, Trending

CODE NYE Lineup brings 4 Huge Internationals to Sydney For New Years Eve

Following on from the undeniable success of the CODE stage at Electric Gardens Festival in January 2016 which saw the likes of John Digweed, Dubfire, Nic Fanciulli and the formidable Stacey Pullen captivated crowds,  T1000 Events are proud to announce yet ANOTHER premium and unique CODEexperience within the techno arena! With a lineup that boastsContinue Reading…

October 12, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

Melbourne’s NYD Trance Festival with Ferry Corsten, Cosmic Gate, Orjan Nilsen + More!

After the stellar success of Dreamstate Melbourne, Australia’s newest and certainly popular touring agency Symbiotic isn’t showing any signs of slowing. Just days after teaming up with Insomniac to bring a new festival to Australian shores, Symbiotic have announced a brand new festival called It’s a Fine Day that is set to hit Melbourne’s SidneyContinue Reading…

Menno de Jong is bringing his MENNO SOLO OTC show to Sydney this October

After the most successful Menno Solo events yet 2016 brings a new edition of this concept down under. Continuing one of the most exciting trends in the electronic music scene, open to close sets, Menno de Jong now takes his solo concept to Home Nightclub, Sydney that will elevate the experience to the next level.Continue Reading…

September 28, 2016 Local News, Trance, Trending

Sander Van Doorn Announces 3 Exclusive Australian Club Shows

Thought to be a technical and musical genius by many, Sander van Doorn is without a doubt one of the world’s most essential, influential and popular DJ/Producers in dance music today and next month he is set to be hitting our shores for an east coast tour across some of Australia’s best nightclubs! Sander hasContinue Reading…

NERO Return to Australia this December for a DJ Set Tour

The Grammy Award-winning electronic legends NERO are returning to Australia this December! The game-changing duo broke ground on the global electronic scene, acting as the catalyst to cross electronic production into the mainstream with their debut chart-smashing album Welcome Reality. Picking up a Grammy for Promises, Welcome Reality also spawned unstoppable hits in Me andContinue Reading…

September 28, 2016 Dubstep, Electro, Local News, Trending

New location & Date for Carl Cox & Eric Powell’s ‘Mobile Disco’ in Melbourne

Carl & Eric are excited to announce that ‘Mobile Disco’ will be a little earlier this time around, as well as including various other cities around the country. Time flies when you’re having fun! For their Melbourne show, it’ll be their 10th Birthday at the stunning Riva on Elwood Beach. Headlining these amazing events isContinue Reading…

September 28, 2016 House, Local News, Trending

Excision 2017 Australian Tour: Tickets Selling Fast + New Shows Added!

The biggest dubstep act in the world returns! With over 1,5 million FB fans, Excision can easily lay claim to be the biggest dubstep act in the world – and he returns to Australia for the first time in over 4 years for one of the most highly anticipated tours in recent memory. Hailing fromContinue Reading…

September 22, 2016 Dubstep, Local News, Trending

Division Agency and Space Ibiza team up for Space Ibiza Australia Festival NYD2017

With the summer festive season fast approaching, news has just dropped that Australia’s own Division Agency will be teaming up with Space Ibiza to bring the iconic Space Ibiza Festival down under for NYD 2016. Taken from the official Space Ibiza Festial website, the announcement reads: OH YES OH YES !!! … It’s that timeContinue Reading…

September 20, 2016 House, Local News, Techno, Trending

HARD Australia Festival Lineup + Dates Announced

2016 marked the tenth iteration of Gary Richards’ flagship festival, HARD Summer. With a paramount lineup that festival-goers have come to expect from the series, the festival saw a staggering 146,000 attendees over the course of one weekend. With a name that has come synonymous with dance music and a lineup of festivals that rivalContinue Reading…

September 15, 2016 Local News, Trending

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