We’ve got a slew of new videos for you to check out today from the likes of Addison Groove, Julio Bashmore, and Will Sparks, but first, UK bass don Hatcha’s got plenty to say on the dubstep diaspora, and just who is Avicii addicted to?
Yep, today’s news roundup is a little bit of a throwback: We take a look at some historical moments in the formation of Chicago house, Detroit house, and LA’s rave scene, and electro master Egyptian Lover weighs in on Roland’s 808/909 update. Come on in.
It’s been a busy week already for those planning their spring and summer festival moves. Tomorrowland sold out in an hour, MUTEK is pairing up with Elektra, and Eastern Electrics and Unsound are both set to return. But even more cool than that? An underwater turntable experiment you’ve just gotta see. Check it out, and a whole lot more, in today’s roundup.
It’s almost time to get cozy with your cutie, but first, get cozy with your computer as we tip you to a fine selection of items in today’s roundup, including new clips from Machinedrum and Invalyd, a Chris Lake DJ-recommendation list, a documentary on sampling, and much more.
We had first predicted that 2013 was going to be the year of Disclosure, but, since there’s no sign of the boys stopping their juggernaut-like overhaul of dance music, it’s looking like 2014 is going to be just as big for them. They’ve added more dates to the Wild Life tour, the BRIT Awards are just around the corner, and we’ve got some new video of them performing on the Beeb with Ms. Dynamite. Check it out, along with much more, in today’s roundup.
If you were waiting with bated breath for Dillon Francis’ debut long-player, well, you’re gonna have to keep holding it. However, if you were waiting for someone to make hot dance tunes with a busted PC and MS-DOS, then the time is nigh to check out Diode Milliampere. All this and much more in today’s roundup…
Sure, every big DJ’s got a sponsor or two, but c’mon—Tiesto’s new clip runs like a straight-up ad by the time it’s done. Fortunately, there’s plenty of new music in today’s roundup to temper it, plus, we’ve got news from burn studios’ Ibiza Residency, a look inside Sebjak’s studio, and more.
Just what will Skrillex do next? In just a week of San Francisco-area shows, he’s already got Dave Chappelle to crowdsurf and honored his friend Paul Baumer of Bingo Players with a touching tribute. Turns out, he’s got a lot more in store. See what else went down this weekend in the Bay, plus, check out a new documentary on techno queen Magda and have a gander at FACT’s alternate BRIT Awards nominees in today’s roundup.
It’s no secret that Tiesto was a big inspiration on Dutch upstart Martin Garrix, but did you know that the inspiration goes both ways? Turns out the trance king is just as inspired by the electro-house prince. But that’s not all the news we’ve got—come on in for a new mix from Skream, a Pacemaker app review, and tips on how to fix your ailing speakers.
The top story today: Did DJ Qbert say too much about a Pioneer project that he may be working on? Like, say, a new DJ turntable? Watch the video and decide for yourself, plus, check out a full lineup from EDC Mexico, peep tour dates for Steve Aoki and Thievery Corporation, and find out what happens when a monkey gets drunk at your club.