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The Acid debut "Liminal" on July 15, stream it now

By Jason Black
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Here’s a genuine buzzworthy selection to add to your ever-expanding summer playlist. Comprised of globe-trotting, Grammy nominated DJ producer Adam Freeland, Californian polymath Steve Nalepa, and LA-residing, Aussie artist Ry X, The Acid delivers a stunning debut album Liminal that drops next week on July 15th. As the back-story goes, Freeland and X bumped into each other at a mutual friend’s party in Los Angeles last year. They hit it off, as like-minded musicians often do, decided to collaborate together, and Freeland enlisted his pal Nalepa to add to the mix. It must have been kismet because the result, on stark, standout moment like “Fame” and “Animal,” is truly captivating.

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Catch Tycho's blissed-out live set for Boiler Room now

By Jason Black
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SF-based electronic luminary Tycho (aka Scott Hansen), 38, has been super busy lately touring around Europe this summer while promoting his lush new album Alive, the follow-up LP to 2011′s Dive. Recently, while he was back home in the Bay Area, he recorded an exclusive, 70-minute live performance for Boiler Room San Francisco that’s worth catching.

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Deep Space House celebrates 100th Beatport mix and gives 5 tips to increase your own DJ exposure

By Beatport News Editors
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Back in February 2013, Beatport featured Deep Space House, known separately as Matt van Ax (USA) and Mark Space (Germany), as an early success story on Beatport Mixes, where the DJ team gave tips to aspiring artists about how to sell more mixes, build a following on the web, and about how to set oneself apart from competing DJs in an overcrowded market. At the time, the duo had sold more mixes on the platform than most well-known DJs. Now, one year later, Deep Space House continue to be in the Beatport Mixes sales charts week-after-week. Each of their mixes has entered the Top 100 with over 50 times in the Top 10. To date, no other DJ on the platform have delivered such a level of consistency and quality. Deep Space House combine all deep electronic music genres into one DJ set, but the common denominator is that it always sounds atmospheric and spacey, hence their moniker “Deep Space House.”

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