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Rising Bass Star Party Favor Locks In January 2016 Australian Tour

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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 he will be returning for a string of headline shows at some of Australia’s most iconic clubs.

Fans will have a handful of opportunities to catch the sensation live in Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth thanks to touring legends Nuff Said.

Party Favour Australian Tour 2015

08 JAN – Syndey, Chinese Laundry
09 JAN – Brisbane, The Met
04 JAN – Melbourne, W4
15 JAN – Perth, Ambar
16 JAN – Caloundra, Upstairs
17 JAN – Adelaide, Trapped

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      DLDK (Don’t Let Daddy Know) has in recent years, blossomed into a global phenomenon, drawing renowned artists and a legion of dedicated fans. Set to make its long-awaited Australian debut in January, DLDK’s first Australian tour promises to elevate the country’s already vibrant festival season. DLDK’s lineup is nothing short of explosive, with Grammy Award-winning DJ and producer AFROJACK leading the charge. AFROJACK is acclaimed for his groundbreaking track “Take Over Control” and high-profile collaborations with music icons like Martin Garrix, Steve Aoki, Ne-Yo, Pitbull and Nicki Minaj. Joining AFROJACK on DLDK’s inaugural Australian tour is the ever-popular festival sensation, Timmy Trumpet, whose high-energy sets have captivated audiences worldwide. Adding to the excitement is Danish DJ MORTEN, a pioneer of the ‘future rave’ genre, alongside his close friend and collaborator David Guetta. MORTEN’s electrifying stage presence has graced some of the world’s most prestigious festivals, and he notably held a residency with David Guetta in Ibiza in 2022. Returning to Australia for DLDK are Dutch hardstyle sensations Sub Zero Project, renowned for their exceptional productions and unique sound, making them a must-see act for EDM enthusiasts. DLDK is also shining a spotlight on local talent, including RESTRICTED, Dimatik, and Bobby Neon, who will add their distinctive flavors to the already impressive lineup. Beyond offering a thrilling day out, DLDK stands out as a passionate EDM platform, dedicated to showcasing cutting-edge talent and staying at the forefront of identifying rising stars in the industry. Pre-sales are scheduled to commence on Wednesday, October 11, with general ticket sales opening at 12 PM on Tuesday, October 17, available through Ticketek Australia. Don’t miss out on this historic event! Don’t Let Daddy Know Australia 2024 Lineup Afrojack Timmy Trumpet Morten Sub Zero Project Restricted Bobby Neon Dimatik Event Information Friday 12 January Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Saturday 13 January Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne Sunday 14 January Eatons Hill Outdoors, Brisbane Tickets First Release: $159.90 Second Release: $169.90 Third Release: $179.90 DLDK Waitlist Pre-Sale: Wed 11 Oct 12pm – Fri 13 Oct 1pm (Local) WhattIsLively Pre-Sale: Fri 13 Oct 2pm – Mon 16 Oct 8am (Local) I Heart Radio, & Ticket Pre-Sale: Mon 16 Oct 9am – Tue 17 Oct 11am (Local) General Tickets On Sale: Tue 17 Oct 12pm (Local)

    • Ben Nicky & Example Join Forces On ‘There It Is’ ben-nicky-example-there-it-is

      Ben Nicky & Example Sample Tag Team On New Festival Heater ‘There It Is.’ Ben Nicky, the acclaimed DJ/producer with a decade-long rise to fame, makes an impressive debut on Spinnin’ Records with his latest single “There It Is,” featuring the dynamic vocals of fellow UK artist Example. Co-produced by platinum-accredited producer James Angus and UK producer Callum Higby, the creative group masterfully incorporated the famous chorus line from Tag Team’s early 90s hit. Example’s distinctive vocal style adds fire to the mix, while Ben Nicky brings his signature rousing house beats, rhythmic piano chords, and powerful synth hooks, creating a mesmerizing climax destined to dominate festival stages worldwide throughout the year. With a string of club hits under his belt since the early 2010s, Ben Nicky has solidified his status as a multi-genre specialist, fusing house, progressive, techno, and hard dance influences to captivate audiences globally. His 2021 rework of Faithless’ “We Come 1” amassed over 1 billion views worldwide and received consistent radio airplay. Recent hits like “Thank You” and his reimagining of the classic “Adagio For Strings” continue to gain momentum. Additionally, Ben Nicky has collaborated with superstars such as Calvin Harris, Ellie Goulding, David Guetta, Diplo, Steve Aoki, Armin van Buuren, Timmy Trumpet, and legendary rock artist Sting. In a milestone collaboration, Ben Nicky joins forces with London’s notorious singer/rapper/songwriter, Example. Renowned for his flexible yet powerful vocal style, Example has been making waves since the mid-2000s, releasing anthems that bridge electronic, rap, and pop genres, earning platinum albums and headlining festivals like Glastonbury and Creamfields alongside Swedish House Mafia. “There It Is” showcases the distinct vibes of both artists. The track, fueled by infectious piano chords and a firm house beat, sees Example’s straightforward vocal style shine, with unique lyricism against the backdrop of the chorus line from Tag Team’s 1992 hit “Whoomp (There It Is).” The result is a brilliant piece of house music with an invigorating progressive vibe, expertly crafted by these two seasoned artists. Nicky Romero, Mike Williams, Blasterjaxx, Timmy Trumpet, and Lucas & Steve are just a few of the DJs who have already embraced “There It Is.” With its official release on Spinnin’ Records, the song is poised to dominate dancefloors worldwide, making it a must-hear anthem for this year’s festival season. Don’t miss out on experiencing the electrifying collaboration of these industry veterans. Catch “There It Is” as it sets dancefloors ablaze.

    • Hardwell drops ‘Anybody Out There’ collab with AZTECK and Alex Hepburn hardwell-2023-feature

      Hardwell, the renowned electronic music icon, makes a triumphant return with his latest track, ‘Anybody Out There.’ Following his world-beating tour and the highly acclaimed album REBELS NEVER DIE, Hardwell continues to push boundaries by combining his edgier production style from the album with a more vocal-driven sound. Teaming up with DJ/producer AZTECK and vocalist Alex Hepburn, ‘Anybody Out There’ captures the raw, unfiltered energy that has become synonymous with Hardwell’s recent work while infusing an undeniable pop sensibility that is poised to dominate both dancefloors and airwaves this summer. In Hardwell’s own words, “Although my new sound is much harder-edged and techier, I still love the beauty of vocal-based electronic music. Every genre, from house music and trance to electro and techno, has given the dancefloor magical moments through big vocal tracks. That feeling a big vocal song has on a festival crowd is hard to describe, but when that moment comes, it’s intoxicating.” The collaboration with AZTECK was a natural choice for Hardwell, given their previous work together. Recognized for his exceptional production skills and keen ear for captivating toplines, AZTECK’s recent successful releases attest to his talent. Hardwell shares his excitement about the collaboration, stating, “Azteck and I have known each other for a while, having previously worked together on music. As his recent run of form proves, he’s a great producer with a fantastic ear for a topline. So, I knew a big vocal collab with Azteck would be a fire release for the summer. But the track needed a specific type of voice to make it work, and the unique raspy quality of Alex’s voice made her the perfect fit for the distorted topline on ‘Anybody Out There’.” ‘Anybody Out There’ holds a special significance for Hardwell as it represents his desire to infuse his new style into a vocal-driven anthem that combines various elements of his sound to create a captivating hybrid track. Reflecting on the process, he explains, “This track is special to me because I’d been longing to repurpose my new style into a vocal-driven anthem that blended other elements of my sound to create a sort of hybrid track. It needed the right emotion in the track, the right chords, and perfect balance in arrangement to fit the current sound.” With its fusion of cutting-edge electronic music and infectious vocals, ‘Anybody Out There’ promises an unparalleled audio experience that pushes the boundaries of live performance. Hardwell’s creative vision, combined with the talents of AZTECK and Alex Hepburn, guarantees an unforgettable musical journey for listeners. ‘Anybody Out There’ signifies Hardwell’s evolution as an artist, showcasing his willingness to experiment and explore new sonic territories while staying true to his core essence. Prepare to be captivated by this edgy vocal anthem that seamlessly blends hard-hitting production and melodic hooks.