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Electric Zoo 2014: The 10 Must-See Dance Acts

By Beatport News Editors
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So much dancing. So little time. The sixth annual edition of New York’s Electric Zoo returns this Labor Day weekend to Randall’s Island Park—and what an impressive slate of electronic musical talent it is. Honestly, the only true question is, how are you going to catch everything that’s worth seeing over the long holiday weekend? Take heart. We’ve culled the monolithic three-day, six-stage roster, debated the finer points, and now present to you our essential Beatport News picks for one of this year’s premier dance music festival. Enjoy!

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Toro Y Moi preps debut album as Les Sins

By Jason Black
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Southern Carolina native Chaz Bundick, 27, is planning to drop his debut album under his decidedly dance-centric Les Sins alias this winter. You might know Bundick better as indie phenom Toro Y Moi who’s already racked up four albums to date. Now, as Les Sins, he’s releasing Michael, his first album on Company Records (a new label by Bundick and his regular home of Carpark Records) on November 4th.

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Digitalism tour North America this fall

By Jason Black
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German indie-dance darlings Digitalism are headed to North America this fall for an upcoming 13-date tour. During October and November, the electronic duo (consisting of Jens “Jence” Moelle and İsmail “Isi” Tüfekçi) will hit multiple major US city stops including New York, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Chicago, Denver, Seattle, Portland, LA, and SF respectively, as well as Toronto and Montreal.

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