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Chuckie Locks In ‘Perfect Sky’ Club Tour

This January, Chuckie is taking the long haul to Australia to do what he does best: headline club performances. Known for his stadium-sized house, his Dirty Dutch parties and his high-energy performances, Chuckie has confirmed he will be hitting Australian shores for a string of headline club shows. The “Perfect Sky Tour” will see theContinue Reading

January 17, 2016

Sydney Get’s A New Trance Festival With Lucid Dreams

The team at Sydney’s Genesis Events have kicked off the new year in style with the announcement of Sydney’s newest open air trance party “Lucid Dreams”. Set to kick off Saturday, February 20th, Lucid Dreams will take place at a newly renovated location known as “The Cresent”. The new location will encompass that Open AirContinue Reading

January 12, 2016

Bass Heavyweight Datsik Announces Australian & New Zealand Tour

With a string of #1 Beatport releases, sell-out tours and a rapidly growing fan base, the Canadian producer/DJ and Firepower label boss ended 2015 on an exceptionally high note, and with the release of his most record Smoke Bomb featuring Snoop Dogg¸ he’s already making his claim to an even bigger 2016. The North AmericanContinue Reading

January 6, 2016

Fatboy Slim announces Australia day Melbourne headline show!

If you made a list of the most influential dance music artists of all time there is no doubt that Fatboy Slim would be a very popular and well deserved inclusion. After being responsible for some of the scene’s most popular tracks, Fatboy Slim aka Norman Cook has gone on to transcend the music industryContinue Reading

December 18, 2015

Australia’s trance festival Atlantis will return in 2016 with an all-star lineup!

After it’s highly successful inception back in June this year, Totem OneLove have today confirmed the Atlantis festival will grace Australian shores once again. Atlantis 206 will return with an impressive lineup which is nothing but impressive: Atlantis has Egyptian favourites Aly & Fila, Italian mastermind Giuseppe Ottaviani, rising star David Gravell. The 2016 eventContinue Reading

December 9, 2015

Boyz Noize Exclusive Melbourne Show + Documentary Announced

On the back of selling out the festival in just their second year, Beyond the Valley are joining forces withe BBE and are proud to present the exclusive Melbourne side-show for German techno powerhouse Boys Noize on Friday 8 January, 2016 at Platform One. Joining in the craziness will be one of Australia’s breakthrough actsContinue Reading

December 7, 2015

Diplo discusses upcoming Jack U EP, Stereosonic and more in Triple J interview

With the Stereosonic music festival in full swing, a number of international acts have been travelling across Australia and taking in everything the country has to offer. With the second weekend of the festival set to hit Melbourne, Adelaide and Brisbane this weekend; Triple J had the chance to catch up with none other thanContinue Reading

December 5, 2015

VANFEST kicks off with Peking Duk and Stacie Todd in Red Bull stunt plane, live performance from Rudimental and more

After much anticipation, VANFEST, created by father and son team Grant and Matt Clifton, kicked off with a pre-festival event last night, Friday December 4, in Forbes NSW. While enjoying a line-up of DJ’s including Kuren, GRMM and KILTER, thousands of festival goers who had travelled to Forbesespecially for VANFEST enjoyed the music, food andContinue Reading

December 5, 2015

Melbourne’s new festival ‘Electric Parade’ locks in huge 2016 lineup!

Yet another boutique festival has been locked in for 2016 and boy does this one pack a punch. Melbourne’s ‘Electric Parade’ festival is the newest incarnation from the folks at Majik Entertainment and is set to feature some of the biggest names in trance and electro. Delivering the ultimate production along with a next levelContinue Reading

December 3, 2015

EMC Day Two Highlights: Faking it to making it as a DJ, How being nice gets you to the top & how trance is breaking records at pacha

Asia Pacific’s leading electronic music conference (EMC) wrapped for another year yesterday with an array of local and international music industry heavyweights taking part in panel discussions spanning songwriting, festivals, the media and touring locally and internationally. Now in its fourth year, EMC is the largest event of its kind in the Asia Pacific regionContinue Reading

December 3, 2015

EMC DAY ONE Highlights: The Future of Music Festivals & What Can We Do About The Lockouts?

Sydney December 1, 2015: The 2015 edition of the Asia-Pacific Electronic Music Conference kicked off today with legendary DJ Carl Cox entertaining over 700 delegates with engaging and humorous insights into his career spanning four decades as the king of the dance floor. Local and international industry folk came together to talk about what makesContinue Reading

December 1, 2015

Good Life Festival locks in massive 2016 line-up

Good Life festival, the country’s biggest music festival for 13 to 17 year-olds, has scored a rather epic line-up this year, securing some of the hottest acts to play for underage dance fans in Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne and Sydney. Good Life will kick off next March with a lineup that features over 20 acts, plusContinue Reading

December 1, 2015

Trance Superstar Genix Is Heading Down Under This December!

The UK based Genix has built up a reputation as one of the freshest dance artists with his cutting edge production and DJ sets. Now a familiar name on the worlds biggest lineups, alongside the likes of Armin Van Buuren, Paul Van Dyk, Ferry Corsten, and Above & Beyond to name a few; Genix hasContinue Reading

November 26, 2015

Rising Bass Star Party Favor Locks In January 2016 Australian Tour

With the twerk and bass movement in full swing, the past 12 months have been a whirlwind for LA based producer Party Favour. The producer behind the chart topping hits such as Bap U and Booty Loose [Mad Decent Records] was last in the country this September and today the rising star has confirmed heContinue Reading

November 26, 2015

Armin van Buuren, Will Sparks and more added to EMC 2015

With less than one week to go until the Electronic Music Conference kicks off for 2015, EMC today announced legendary DJ and producer Armin Van Buuren alongside 30+ extra speakers and eight new panels.    Armin joins a massive international representation from artists and industry heads like Carl Cox, Gilles Peterson, AM Only Denise Melanson, SpinContinue Reading

November 25, 2015

Win a Double Pass to EMC Play 2015 [Competition]

With the Electronic Music Conference (EMC) set to kick off in Sydney, our good friends at the Electronic Music Conference are teaming up with OZ EDM to give away a double pass to this year’s EMC Play event. EMC Play is a music extravaganza that features a stellar lineup of Australia’s up-and-comers and will beContinue Reading

November 24, 2015

The Final Countdown to Australia’s Favourite Festival, Stereosonic, is on!

The countdown has begun for Australia’s favourite festival, Stereosonic, set to kick the summer off to an epic start with its line-up of award-winning DJ’s from around the globe, who have dominated music, radio and streaming charts. Making it easier for festival-goers to get the most out of their day, a Stereosonic 2015 mobile phoneContinue Reading

November 20, 2015

Win a Double Pass to Stereosonic Brisbane 2015 [Competition]

Inspired by the diverse music tastes from its patrons, Stereosonic’s epic 2015 line-up features leading and emerging artists from the electro, trance, house, techno and bass EDM music scenes. Across the country, punters are getting ready to party with the likes of Armin van Buuren, Major Lazer, Headhunterz, DJ Snake and many more. Thanks toContinue Reading

November 19, 2015

Pretty Lights Confirms January 2016 Australian Tour!

Grammy nominated artist Derek Vincent Smith aka Pretty Lights is has been well overdue for an Australian tour. After his appearance at 2016’s Rainbow Serpent Festival was announced, the highly acclaimed electronic superstar has locked in a handful of headline shows while he is in the country. Pretty Lights will be hitting Melbourne’s Forum, Sydney’sContinue Reading

November 19, 2015

Stereosonic 2015 Set Times Are Here

Not long until the annual Stereosonic festival will take over Australia again. The long-awaited 2015 tour gets underway in Sydney and Perth next weekend, before rolling into Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide the following weekend with a star-studded list of dance music’s biggest names there to bring the beats. Scroll down and you can take inContinue Reading

November 18, 2015

Above & Beyond announce acoustic performance at Sydney’s Opera House

On the back of their sold-out Group Therapy 150 concert with Ilan Bluestone, Lane 8 and Grum in Sydney at the Allphones Arena, Above & Beyond have some big news for their fans heading into 2016. The London-based electronic music trio are rebooting their Acoustic concept spawned in 2013, but with even more legs. PaavoContinue Reading

November 16, 2015

Dimes x QUIX – Stacked [FREE DOWNLOAD]

When two of Ripe Record’s most promising stablemates join forces, you know the results are gonna be massive. With the release of Stacked, the QUIX hype train, already featuring the likes of Bauer and What So Not as eager passengers, builds in momentum. A heaving, wobbling track which perplexes, fires you up and gets youContinue Reading

November 16, 2015

Skism, Must Die! and LAXX team up for Never Say Die Australian Tour

The tour that’s been 6 years in the making has finally arrived! With just under 1 million followers on Soundcloud, Never Say Die Records is easily the undisputed superpower of the bass music world (not to mention one of the most influential and prolific labels in electronic music), and now they have their sights setContinue Reading

November 12, 2015

Disorder & Hookie Embark on Australian Headline Tour

Birthed from the loins of the Pink Triangles, curators of cadence “Disorder & Hookie” have been busy over the years, replenishing the electronic landscape with their intricate tapestry of musical methods. Armed with the wealth of an epic history in an explosive new age, the debaucherous duo will head out on a National headline clubContinue Reading

November 12, 2015