Reviews

The road to Dillon Francis' debut studio album has been a long journey. Money Sucks, Friends Rule has been slated with customary delays, a rigorous tour schedule, and select premieres from the album over the last year. Not only is…
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The last few years have demonstrated what true workmanship is all about. Egyptian duo Aly & Fila have expanded their record label with 'Future Sound of Egypt Excelsior’, dominated stages across the globe with the FSOE world tour and dropped…
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For the EDM fans lacking the funds or the time to attend the Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, a new documentary "Under the Electric Sky," produced by the event's organizers, might suffice. More of a precious souvenir for the previously…
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It has been a long time coming, but 22-year old producer Porter Robinson has released his first studio album, Worlds. While this is the first studio album by the talented American, it's also the product of EDM exhaustion. The electronic…
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It seems full albums are the new big thing that’s defining DJs in 2014 and Israeli electronic dance music producer / DJ Borgore has released the long awaited debut LP #NEWGOREORDER. Returning to his roots, the controversial producer has brought…
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Since the early 2000s, dropping the name Tiesto was a superstar representation of an artist at the heart of mainstream dance music. The Dutch trance legend has been crowned the winner of DJ Mag’s Top 100 poll three times, has…
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Pack your dancing shoes, because Zeds Dead are set to take you Somewhere Else with their latest piece of work. The Toronto duo have been hard at work on this new release and at first listen you can definitely tell.…
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Dominating dance floors and winning hearts across the globe for well over fifteen years, German trance duo Cosmic Gate are back with a brand new album that will have you falling in love with the sound all over again. The…
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Joel Zimmerman has certainly seen his fair share of controversy in the last two years since his last album release. From his ended engagement with tattoo artist Kat Von D to a new record deal with Astralwerks, change has been…
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After taking interest in music from a young age, Nate Raubenheimer's technical background is in sound engineering. Like many other producers with that background, it has brought him to a place of organic music, reminiscent of the anthropological name he's…
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Montreal-formed electro duo Chromeo have resurfaced with an album that surely does impress! After three albums oozing with sleazy electro-funk and heavily reliant on ’80s nostalgia, Canadian duo Chromeo should really have some new tricks up their sleeves. But no:…
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Jeff Montalvo’s Seven Lions concept has become one of the most fascinating and artistic endeavours in today's EDM scene. Arising out of Gene Wolf fantasy worlds and a passionate love for metal bands like Opeth and Porcupine Tree, Seven Lions…
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The long awaited album by Armand Van Helden and A-Trak aka Duck Sauce has finally dropped and after the first listen you can tell they want to revitalize the 'funk' in today's EDM movement. After five years of groovy funk-drenched…
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After what was almost three years of waiting, the ever-controversial and inspiring musician Sonny Moore aka Skrillex has released his first full-length studio album. Skrillex has been labelled 'the most hated man in dubstep' by some and praised as a…
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EDM sensation Gareth Emery is back with his new sophomore studio album Drive, his first in four years. As the follow-up to his critically-acclaimed debut album Northern Lights, Emery set the bar high and once again has delivered a release…
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For quite some time, we have been patiently waiting for a follow up release to 2011's Seventeen Past Midnight and boy was it worth the wait. Canberra based house music duo The Aston Shuffle have finally released the highly anticipated…
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Markus Schulz has found the time to release the follow up artist album Scream 2. Somehow, inbetween the marathon sets, acting as a label head and constant travel, Markus has delivered a solid album that he should be proud of.…
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The Glitch Mob are back and ready to redefine music and shock fans with a completely new album. It seems strange to think that this group released their first debut album only a shy four years ago. The Glitch Mob…
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The Australian dance-rock act Cut Copy have released a colourful LP titled Free Your Mind and this release sure does make you 'free your mind'. Frontman Dan Whitford produced the effort in Cut Copy's hometown of Melbourne and later had…
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After producing ‘Black Skinhead’ and ‘Send It Up’ on Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’, French producer Gesaffelstein now finds his industrial techno isn’t only of interest to those at Parisian raves but the fans of good electronic music worldwide. If you have…
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It's been four years in the making but we can finally thank UK producer Sub Focus for releasing his follow-up masterpiece Torus. Nick Douwma isn't a name you're likely to have heard, but for Heavy Bass EDM fans, he is…
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42-year-old DJ-producer Ryan Raddon is a dance music veteran in an EDM moment rampant with raging converts and a mentor on a traditionally drug-fueled scene. Earlier this week, the man known professionally known as Kaskade, released his tenth studio album:…
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Upon starting the first full-length album TRUE from Swedish DJ Avicii (Tim Bergling), you'd be forgiven for thinking you'd stumbled on a Mumford & Sons record. Now generally, one would think acoustic guitars and folky vocals would not make an…
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Italy’s Sir Bob Cornelius Rifo has spent the last seven years creating a dirty, streetwise edge for his Bloody Beetroots project. Despite his production’s punk rock influence and the scummy imagery of his album covers, Rifo is one of electronic…
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