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Music News

Ready for Miami? Here's your must-hit party list

By Beatport News Editors
Miami 2014 Preview

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Miami Music Week is, of course, one of the most important weeks all year on the dance-music calendar, so if you’re heading east (or maybe that’s west, for our European friends), you’ll likely be scheduling out your plans far in advance. Allow us to be of some assistance to you with this handy guide to the best parties in Miami this March. Check out some Beatport Miami essentials here and keep coming back to this listing for more updates throughout the weeks to come.

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Morning Roundup

Krewella drops a new video, Q-dance and Steve Angello announce LA and NYC events, and a morning rave opens in London

By Emmy Morales
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Sure, it’s totally normal—if you live in Berlin, that is—to drop in to a club at 7 in the morning, but that wouldn’t usually fly elsewhere in the world. However, some enterprising London promoters are primed to bring something different to the morning-rave routine. Come on in and see what it’s all about.

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Festivals

Sun City Music Festival announces Beatport Stage with John Digweed, Cassy, Eats Everything, Scuba, and more

By Ken Taylor
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The Sun City Music Festival is set to take place August 31 and September 1 at Ascarate Park in El Paso, Texas, and we’re proud to announce Beatport’s involvement. Among the scores of already-awesome guests that the festival will host, we’re excited to co-present with SCMF the Beatport Stage, where we’ll bring you a lineup of tried-and-true dance music leaders and up-and-coming stars from the underground. So far, Brodinski, Cassy, Droog, Eats Everything, French Fries, Gesaffelstein, John Digweed, Michel De Hey, Popof, Sébastien Léger, Stefano Noferini, and Scuba are all scheduled to hit our stage, with more announcements to follow in the coming weeks.

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Morning Roundup

DJ Nate is robbed and assaulted, Hawtin takes Qs at ADE, and why tinnitus really sucks

By Emmy Morales
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There’s a fair bit to get to in today’s roundup, but first and foremost, what the eff is going on with DJs and producers getting attacked in robberies and/or robbery attempts these days? Chicago’s DJ Nate just became the latest musical crime victim that we know of—and somehow there exists some rather shocking video of the ordeal. Seriously—this crap has got to stop.

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