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New Zealand Set To Host A New Festival In January 2016

With the summer festival season just around the corner, next January will play host to a brand new music festival heading to New Zealand shores. With cancellations from some of the biggest festivals in recent years, including Big Day Out and Future Music Festival; a new festival could deliver some great news for Australian musicContinue Reading

July 9, 2015

EMC Returns To Australia In 2015

The highly popular Electronic Music Conference (EMC) is set to return to Sydney this December, with the event planned to take over George Street’s IVY December 1-2. Locked in for 2015 is none other than legendary techno DJ Carl Cox. The mastermind will be giving a keynote address at this year’s event, reflecting on hisContinue Reading

July 1, 2015


After taking 6 months off publishing, OZ EDM is back and in the full-swing of things. Our brand new website is ready to rock and roll and we would love your opinion on what new features you would like to see added! OZ EDM is also looking for volunteers to write articles on the latestContinue Reading

July 1, 2015

Australia’s ASOT 700 Set Times Announced

It’s the tour that has had Australian trance dancing in their shoes. The A State of Trance 700 World Tour will officially kick off this Thursday. Some of the biggest names in electronic music are making their way down under for two mammoth shows that are set to go down this Friday and Saturday. ThisContinue Reading

February 3, 2015

Sankeys 20th Anniversary Tour Hits Sydney

After announcing itself earlier this year with a mission statement to entice, CODE is ready to up the ante and deliver something unforgettable for your Australia Day Weekend. With roots firmly planted in the UK and Ibiza, Sankey’s has become the undisputed leader of underground clubbing. Dominating the UK scene since 1994, the brand onlyContinue Reading

January 19, 2015

Flosstradamus Announce 2015 ‘HDYNTN’ Australian Tour

Chicago-based duo Flosstradamus are set to bring their HDYNTN tour to Australia in March and April 2015. The pair who were last in the country for Big Day Out 2014, announced via Facebook in late December “AUSTRALIA! WE’RE COMING BACK IN JUST A FEW MONTHS!” Promoters BBE have confirmed tour dates via Facebook and “can’tContinue Reading

January 18, 2015

Future Music Festival Announce Stage Lineups & Add Four New Acts!

What a week it has been for Australia’s Future Music Festival! The mega-festival is set to bring the noise this March with an already impressive lineup of talent including The Prodigy, Avicii, Drake, Nero, Carnage, Sven Vath, Knife Party and Afrojack to name a few. Each day this week, punters have been inundate with goodContinue Reading

January 16, 2015

Second Sydney Stage, Five New Acts & Radio Broadcast Revealed For ASOT700

With Australia’s A State of Trance 700 celebration weekend fast approaching, it has just been revealed that there will be an extra area during the #ASOT700 Sydney show. Revealed by the Armada boss himself, Armin van Buuren released the names of five artists that will spin their records on February 7th! Joining the lineup SydneyContinue Reading

January 15, 2015

Future Music Festival Announces Local Lineup With Over 200 Acts

If the Future Music Festival lineup hasn’t already left you squirming for tickets, the latest news from the Australian touring festival will surely make you get your wallet out. The first lineup saw the likes of Drake, Avicii, The Prodigy, Nero, Tchami, Sven Vath and Carnage to name a few, and today we are luckyContinue Reading

January 12, 2015

Meet The Team Behind Flume At EMC 2014

Some would say It’s easy to look at an artist as big as Flume and overlook the team behind them. From the public’s perspective, we don’t usually see the hard work of the manager, publicist, the booking agent, etc. Instead, we hear a finished product, we see an impressive live set, and we don’t payContinue Reading

December 28, 2014

Infected Mushroom Announce Australian Tour With Live Band!

The duo known as Infected Mushroom, broke onto the scene with the release of their first album in ’99, and unconsciously changed trance music forever whilst going on to experience the highest level of success among the psy trance, and indeed, the electronic dance community. The band averages 120 live and DJ performances a yearContinue Reading

December 18, 2014

Super8 & Tab Announce January 2015 Australian Tour

Renowned for their innovative approach and complex production values, the Super8 & Tab have stealthily pushed themselves to the front of the trance pack since coming together in 2005. The Finnish producers who last visited our shores in May 2014 are set to make their highly anticipated return with a string of club shows. TheContinue Reading

December 18, 2014

Watch Skrillex, Flume, Diplo, Steve Aoki, Lorde And Others In Triple J Hottest 100 Sketch

The Triple J Hottest 100 is the worlds largest musical democracy, with voters from all across the glove voicing their top 10 tracks from the year. To celebrate the opening of the polls, several superstars of dance music, including Skrillex, Flume, Diplo, Disclosure and Steve Aoki, joined Australia’s Triple J radio station to write theContinue Reading

December 18, 2014

Watch Porter Robinson’s Keynote Interview From EMC 2014

It was only two weeks ago when the dance music industry flocked to Sydney for the third annual Electronic Music Conference (EMC). The event kicked off on Tuesday December 3 with two superstar artists presenting inspiring keynote addresses. Dim Mak label head Steve Aoki and electronic star Porter Robinson. Below we have the official videoContinue Reading

December 16, 2014

A State of Trance 700 Festival Lineup Announced

After the string of Australian Armin Only shows back in June, trance master Armin van Buuren shared the news that Australia fans would see him very soon. In October, the Armada boss announced the news that 2015 would see the A State of Trance (ASOT) tour return to Australia with two one-day festivals, held overContinue Reading

December 12, 2014

Jarrad Seng Dressed As Steve Aoki, Pranks Fans At Stereosonic [Video]

It’s the video that has EDM lovers laughing their asses off across the globe. While Jarrad Send spends his time as a photographer, the young Australian has hit viral fame dressed as none other than Steve Aoki. When Stereosonic hit his hometown of Perth over the weekend, Jarrad, spent three hours impersonating the festival headlinerContinue Reading

December 3, 2014

Good Life Festival Release 2015 Lineup

Australia’s premier under 18’s Good Life festival has dropped its stellar 2015 lineup. Back for the sixth time, the festival will see the likes of Swedish hero Avicii, Australian hip-hop act Bliss n Esso, Afrojack, Will Sparks, Carnage, Front Liner and a whole heap more! Tickets for this year’s festival will not only include theContinue Reading

December 1, 2014

Knife Party Cancel Australian Tour, Join Future Music 2015 Lineup

We are saddened to announce the Knife Party Abandon Ship Australian tour, set to kick off this December has been cancelled. While the breaking news has left fans across the country shocked, some good news had come out of the situation. Australia’s Future Music fesitval, which already boasts massive names like Drake, The Prodigy, Avicii,Continue Reading

November 16, 2014

Stereosonic Drops Final 2014 Lineup, Including Over 200 Local Acts

Already stoked with the massive Stereosonic 2014 lineup? Well things are are about to get a whole lot sweeter. Australia’s premier electronic music festival has dropped the final lineup for each city, including the addition of over 200 acts! The lineup of local heroes varies in each city, but no matter what event your attend,Continue Reading

November 13, 2014

Melbourne’s Biggest Drum And Bass Event ‘Tribe’ Returns!

This coming December, the fifth installment of drum n bass juggernaut Tribe will be hitting Melbourne once again. A massive day/night event at Brown Alley featuring a 3 level jungle-themed environment, unique interactive decor setup, cutting-edge lighting displays and mind-bending visuals. For the fifth edition of Tribe, Melbourne’s most dedicated beat crews will once againContinue Reading

November 10, 2014

Sasha Grey Announces Australian Tour

Sasha Grey is one of the biggest icons of the 00’s and has achieved success in various fields of entertainment. She was the biggest Adult Entertainment star of her generation (now retired) and went on to be an successful author, model, Hollywood actress, and now, musician and DJ. Her musical resume ranges from stints inContinue Reading

October 30, 2014

Future Music Festival Drops Mega 2015 Lineup

After months of impatient waiting, it’s finally time to lift the curtain on the 2015 Future Music Festival lineup. Having raised the bar with last summer’s edition, led by deadmau5 and Macklemore, this time round there’s even more to take in. Looking for some blockbuster headliners? Check. Looking for those elusive acts we’ve been hopingContinue Reading

October 22, 2014

Alison Wonderland Signs Deal With Astralwerks

Sydney’s very own warehouse party prodigy Alison Wonderland has confirmed that she has been signed to US label Astralwerks. Joining the likes of Eric Prydz, Chemical Brothers, Porter Robinson and Australias own Dirty South, Alison will have her Calm Down EP released by Astralwerks on November 11. If that news wasn’t enough, the rising starContinue Reading

October 20, 2014

Golden Features Announces ‘Debut Tour’ of Australia And New Zealand

After the launch of his superb debut EP in February and numerous club and festival appearances, Sydney’s deep power force Golden Features will be heading out on his debut Australian / New Zealand tour. The mysterious masked producer will kick things off on the Gold Coast, with upcoming shows locked in for all along theContinue Reading

October 14, 2014