Author: Brian Bonavoglia

Electronic dance music has been around for nearly 50 years now, but it wasn’t until the early 2010s that the genre began to dominate musical culture here in the United States. Among others like Calvin Harris, Avicii, and Swedish House Mafia, Hardwell was at the forefront of its explosion in popularity, making hit records and gracing festival stages around the globe.  But, unlike the others, Hardwell voluntarily put his career on hold. And now that he’s returned to the scene after nearly four years, we ask: “What happened?” This is the story of Hardwell’s road back to the DJ booth.…

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Hardwell: The Road Back Why Hardwell Returned to the DJ Booth After Nearly Four Years Away By Brian Bonavoglia Desert Hearts: House Techno Love Desert Hearts’ Decade Party Rocks Cali’s Lake Perris By Saxe Coulson Eric Sharp: Emergence Longtime West Coast Tastemaker Eric Sharp Steps Up His Studio Game By Jim Tremayne SOHMI: Ascendant Talent Inspired By Coachella, SOHMI takes her time, makes her mark on electronic dance music By Brian Bonavoglia Get Ahead How DJs Can Measure SEO Backlinks & Compete Online By Jordan St. Jacques Sound Bites: DJ Ruckus: Big Events Only By…

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As we enter the heart of festival season, CRSSD Festival has announced the initial artist lineup for its Fall 2022 edition! Returning to downtown San Diego’s Waterfront Park on September 24 and 25 will mark its first full biannual return since 2019. Once again boasting a lineup that includes the latest and greatest from the world of electronic music with a focus on house, techno, and eclectic live acts. Making their way to California to close out September in San Diego will be Duck Sauce, Jamie xx, ARTBAT, Dom Dolla, Fatboy Slim, MK, Sonny Fodera, Joseph Capriati, Richie Hawtin, Sven…

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After dropping a steady barrage of singles over the past year, Party Favor’s highly anticipated sophomore album RESET has arrived! During the global pandemic, he took the time to take a step back using the unprecedented downtime for his vigorous tour schedule as an opportunity to evolve as both a person and an artist. While he has quite the storied career thus far, this 14-track offering showcases his versatility as a producer in addition to demonstrating his songwriting abilities and undeniable dance floor sensibility. First popping onto the scene as a heavyweight pushing the trap genre forward, RESET gives the…

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You’re tracking your business information as we discussed in the previous article on how to “Survive & Thrive through T.I.M.E.” Now let’s talk about the next step to ensure the permanence and growth of your business. It’s the “I”in T.I.M.E: Investing. The “I” has nothing to do with ourselves, but rather investing in others. Sure, we of course need to invest invest in quality equipment, marketing and operations. But for sustainable success, you need to invest in people — the people you work for, and the people you work with. Years ago I realized I was being stretched too thin.…

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While he is currently dominating the festival circuit, Noizu looks to leave a lasting impression on the summer of 2022 with the release of his newest summer anthem, “Moon Groove.” Serving up as the follow-up to his global breakthrough viral track “Summer 91 (Looking Back)”, the bonafide hitmaker adds to his arsenal with a whimsical piece of production coming equipped with mesmeric flute melodies, thumping basslines and a playful vocal offering. Add Noizu’s infectious new single “Moon Groove” to your favorite party playlist and prepare to get your dance on. Enjoy! To check out more music, click here.

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After flipping the electronic dance music community upside down with the launch of his new collaborative Kx5 project alongside Kaskade with the release of “Escape,” deadmau5 has struck again unveiling “XYZ” to the world. Serving as a pulsating nine-and-a-half-minute instrumental, the Canadian superstar’s latest original is the lead single off of mau5trap’s We Are Friends Vol. 11 label compilation later this year. Launching in 2012, the We Are Friends (WAF) compilation series the mau5trap family is celebrating the milestone with its first-ever branded tour, deadmau5 presents We Are Friends, which will be kicking off next month and run through December.…

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Wasting no time after unleashing his bone-rattling weapon “Lore” to the world, Flux Pavilion once again welcomes the electronic dance music community to witness his continuing evolution with the release of his latest offering “(Never Gonna) Be Alone.” Flipping the script compared to his previous single which was a booming barrage of bass reminiscent of some of his earliest productions, his newest original is cut from the cloth of his critically acclaimed album .wav being a captivating cinematic dreamscape fueled by striking melodies. Of course, in traditional Flux Pavilion fashion, “(Never Gonna) Be Alone” also packs quite the hefty punch.…

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Beatport has just announced that they will host the first-ever ReConnect Summit in Brooklyn, New York this September. Set to take place on September 21st and 22nd, the two-day event centered around electronic music culture will feature intimate conversations with leaders from the business and artistic communities covering creative innovation, technology, Web 3.0, health & wellness and many more. The New York ReConnect Summit will take place at 74 Wythe, a 15,000-square-foot venue located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. After attending speaker and networking sessions during the day, conference-goers will enjoy exclusive live performances from the world’s top DJs at night. “The…

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As if the lineup for the 2022 edition Holy Ship! Wrecked wasn’t already stacked with the biggest names in electronic dance music, it has been revealed that Chris Lake, SLANDER, and Zeds Dead will also be heading to Mexico this December. Set to invade the Hard Rock Riviera Maya the week of December 13-17, the all-inclusive dance marathon will feature music across six stage environments from Heaven Beach to the Main Stage, poolside pop-ups to the Heaven Club, and two other late-night venues to keep the party going. Plus, Shipfam can expect all the unforgettable extracurricular activities the event is…

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After making a lasting first impression with an unforgettable inaugural event back in December, ILLENIUM has just announced the lineup for his Ember Shores festival’s return to Cancún to close out the year! Looking to pick up where he left off, the melodic bass mastermind has once again assembled a stellar lineup full of a number of his friends and favorite producers in addition to quite a few up-and-coming artists that are sure to please the electronic dance music community. Heading down to soak up the sun in Mexico the weekend of December 2-4 will be CloZee, Dillon Francis, Subtronics,…

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While there is still plenty of summer left, Freaky Deaky fans has dance music fans thinking ahead to Halloweekend weekend with the release of the festival’s 2022 lineup! Returning to Texas’ Houston Raceway in Baytown on the weekend of October 29-30, the festival’s fourth edition will once again showcase the latest and greatest from the world of dance music featuring an eclectic lineup from top to bottom. Making their way to Texas for the two-day electronic marathon will be Pendulum (DJ set), Kaskade, Illenium, Subtronics, Chris Lake, John Summit, Gryffin, Audien, Nostalgix and many more! Check out the official trailer…

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Lighting up the festival circuit since its debut back in March at Ultra Music Festival, Oliver Heldens, Tchami and Anabel Englund’s colossal collaboration “LOW” has finally been released! These three have come together to deliver a booming house hit fueled by Englund’s angelic vocal offering alongside a relentless bassline making for quite the festival-friendly and club-ready weapon that can only be described as a fiery dance anthem. Feel the fury of Oliver Heldens, Tchami and Anabel Englund’s “LOW” below. Enjoy! To check out more music, click here.

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Still buzzing off the release of her club weapon “Double Dip,” Anna Lunoe has struck again with her booming single “Like Me.” Serving as a new single off her upcoming Saturday Love EP on Nina Las Vegas‘ NLV Records, the Austrialian talent adds to her evergrowing discography with another vibrant and bouncy offering that is primed to send crowds into a frenzy whenever it pops up. “We were originally making a vibey chord-driven tune, but the track sonics took a turn when reconnected with my DJ side over NYE ’22 and decided to take it heavier and weirder!” she explains.…

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“Another Rainbow” is a colorfully moving and infectious song with a powerfully healing message for all; “Once you get through the rainfall, there’s another rainbow.” With respect for unified peace, racial equality and saving our planet, Mike Izon delivers his heartfelt message through “Another Rainbow;” taking the world by storm! With remixes by the world’s greatest DJ’s & Record Producers; (Pete “Mixmaster” Hammond, The Perry Twins, House Of Frappier,* Tweaka Turner, E39, and Ingrid Elting from the Netherlands) “Another Rainbow” is here to stay! Like a musical magnet taking you to the dance floor… You will find “Another Rainbow” full…

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No strangers to dominating the airwaves, Marshmello and Khalid have reunited once again for “Numb” to lead us right into summer. Five years after their smash hit “Silence,” the dynamic duo has joined forces to deliver an infectious, sun-soaked anthem that is primed to be a summer staple. “Me and Khalid always talked about doing another song, so I sent this idea to him and he loved it,” says Marshmello. “I was super happy when I asked him if he wanted to do the song and he said yes because the song is a little different vibe for him, but…

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Ahh yes, Dirtybird Campout has finally shared the initial artist lineup for 2022 and it’s a doozy! Once again returning to Modesto Reservoir Campgrounds in Central California, this year’s edition of the festival will take place October 7-9 and campers can look forward to a mix of international legacy acts and emerging stars that span the worlds of house, techno, bass, hip-hop, and beyond for a truly diverse musical adventure. Joining camp counselor Claude VonStroke this year will be Eprom, Get Real (Green Velvet & Claude VonStroke), Walker & Royce, Justin Jay, Of The Trees, VNSSA, Nala, Coco & Breezy…

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After making an impressive debut in Washington D.C. at RFK Festival Grounds last month, Project Glow has revealed the lineup for its Philadelphia debut! Making its way to Pennsylvania invading Philadelphia’s Subaru Park on October 1-2, the inaugural edition of the Philly fest will feature a star-studded lineup that includes Martin Garrix, ILLENIUM, Alison Wonderland, Black Tiger Sex Machine, Jai Wolf, Troyboi, Dombresky, SAYMYNITTI (SayMyName b2b Nitti Gritti, So Tuff So Cute (GG Magree and Mija), HoneyLuv and many more! Check out the complete lineup (minus so surprises guests) below. Tickets for Project Glow Philadelphia are on sale now at…

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For the first time since 2019, dance music fans from across the globe were able to return to the mecca of Techno music invading Hart Plaza once again for another stellar edition of Movement Detroit. Hosting over 50,000 attendees throughout the weekend and featuring over 110 acts performed across six stages (as well as a VIP Pop-Up Stage), the soundtrack of the Memorial Day marathon came from the latest and greatest from the world of dance music such as Richie Hawtin, Adam Beyer and Jeff Mills, underground mainstays, and notable first-time performers making for one unforgettable experience. “Seeing people walk…

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Looking to dominate the summer circuit once again, Grammy-nominated powerhouse duo SIDEPIECE and house virtuoso Lee Foss have teamed up for the first time to deliver “1, 2 Step.” After first meeting at Audiotistic San Diego 2021 and catching Lee’s ear playing out an early demo of the record, the trio decided to put their creative minds together to cook up this blistering tech-house hit with features an infectious Ciara sample making for a club-ready, festival-friendly dance anthem. Sure to pop up quite a bit during the heart of the summer and beyond, “1, 2 Step” is the collaboration that…

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It’s time to update your festival calendar for 2022 once again with Suwannee Hulaween revealing its dynamic lineup for the festival’s ninth edition. Returning to the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida from October 27-30, the Halloween-themed music, arts and camping festival will once again feature a star-studded lineup featuring the latest and greatest from the genres of electronic, jam, and indie to bluegrass, funk, soul and hip-hop. The 2022 edition will feature sets from The String Cheese Incident (three nights), Louis The Child, FISHER, CloZee, Gorgon City, Jauz (Off The Deep End set), Gigantic NGHTMRE,…

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After a five-year hiatus, Thomas Jack is back in a big way with the release of “Sandman.” After dominating the electronic dance music scene throughout the mid-2010s leading the charge when it came to the tropical house genre, the Australian talent looks to make his presence felt once again throughout the summer of 2022 with an infectious gem of a production that is an absolute club-ready weapon. “I was thinking about what is it that makes music special and I realized it’s really about the voice. Look at Michael Jackson or Freddie Mercury, once they are gone you can’t recreate…

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After making its debut at the Sahara Tent during Coachella this past April, John Summit has finally released his highly-anticipated remix of Kx5’s “Escape” featuring Hayla. With the debut release of Kaskade and deadmau5 new collaborative project being an immediate fan favorite amongst the electronic dance music community, Summit’s rendition is a thumping, house hit with the vocals remaining the focal point. Start your week off right with John Summit’s remix of “Escape” below. Enjoy! To check out more music, click here.

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After teasing a handful of artists to add to the excitement leading into the Das Energi’s tenth-anniversary celebration, the full 2022 lineup has been unveiled to the world and it can easily be considered its most impressive to date! Set to return to Salt Lake City’s The Great Saltair on August 12th and 13th, the soundtrack of the weekend will be provided by Deadmau5, Excision, Louis The Child, Subtronics, Kayzo, Jai Wolf, ACRAZE, No Mana b2b Eddie, Nostalgix, Kill Script and many more! Check out the complete lineup for Das Energi’s tenth-anniversary below. For tickets, visit dasenergifestival.com To check out…

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The wait is finally over, Groove Cruise has unveiled a star-studded lineup for The Ascension sailing from Los Angeles to Cabo San Lucas. Set to set sail Wednesday, October 19th through Monday, October 24th, Groove Cruise Cabo will once again depart from the West Coast aboard the newly-renovated Norwegian Jewel after nearly six years since the last departure. Groove Cruise “Captains” will immerse themselves in 120 hours of nonstop electronic music from more than 80 artists from around the globe. Headliners for The Ascension sailing include Claude VonStroke, underground party-starters Desert Hearts, Gareth Emery, and Said The Sky who will…

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After closing out the summer with “Somethings About To Go Down,” the powerhouse duo of Chris Lake and Chris Lorenzo as Anti Up has struck again with their newest club ready weapon coming in the form of “Chromatic.” Being bonified hitmakers in their own right, when they join forces, they are truly an unstoppable force. Their latest offering is a prime example of why with “Chromatic” being a booming dance anthem of epic proportions. Adding another certified house hit to their evergrowing discography and possibly being the latest single off their forthcoming debut album, “Chromatic” is the type of tune…

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For all those who didn’t make it out to Las Vegas to get their dance on under the electric sky at EDC Las Vegas this year, electronic dance music lovers can relive the music marathon now that sets are popping up on Youtube with Charlotte de Witte getting in on the action. The Belgian techno titan’s full set from Circuit Grounds has been uploaded to her Youtube channel, teleporting those who were in attendance back to her high-octane set in addition to allowing those who missed out to be able to indulge in what is easily one of the most…

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Once again providing artists of all skill sets with the latest cutting-edge DJ technology, Pioneer DJ has announced the release of the DJM-S5. This new scratch-style 2-channel DJ mixer for Serato DJ Pro is ideal for beginners or artists looking to expand their battle mixing and scratching skills. Inheriting a familiar layout to the flagship DJM-S11 two-channel scratch style DJ mixer and features a vibrant red-glossy design revealing the ornate construction of Pioneer DJ’s MAGVEL FADER PRO. The large effect levers on the DJM-S5 are the same size as DJM-S11 levers, and control up to 57 different effects in Serato…

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With there being no shortage of talent in the world of electronic dance music, DJ Life has started a monthly series where we will showcase some of the finest blossoming artists who we’d like to consider in the on-deck circle because we believe they’re next up when it comes to changing the game! In case you missed it, click here to check out our complete list dating back to our inaugural edition. (For those who don’t know, the on-deck circle is a baseball term that refers to being next in line to bat.) KILL SCRIPT Making some serious waves over…

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Looking to dominate the airwaves this summer once again, Calvin Harris has struck again unveiling his collaboration with Dua Lipa and Young Thug coming in the form of “Potion.” Serving as a reunion with Dua Lipa following their smash hit “One Kiss” and the lead single off his highly anticipated album Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 2 , “Potion” is a silky smooth gem of a production fueled by flecks of guitar and an infectious bassline. Calvin Harris tells Apple Music about his musical chemistry with Dua Lipa, “When I want to work with someone it’s because I think they have…

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After opening the year with “Puzzle Box” alongside Subtronics, Rezz has reunited with fknsyd for “Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This).” While she is still buzzing off the conclusion of her “Spiral” tour and set at EDC Las Vegas, the Candian talent looks to stay hot with another mind-bending piece of production that serves as a menacing take on Eurythmics’ “Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This).” Inviting listeners into the darkest corner of electronic dance music once again, Rezz engineers a blistering barrage of bass alongside fknsyd’s lofty vocal offering which comes together seamlessly to make for a club-ready, festival-friendly…

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After making quite the lasting first impression back in September, Lost In Dreams Festival has announced it will be returning to Downtown Las Vegas Event Center in 2022 boating a lineup featuring the latest and greatest from the worlds of house, progressive house, future bass and melodic dubstep. Returning the weekend of September 30 – October 1, the soundtrack of the weekend will include Madeon (DJ Set), SLANDER, San Holo, ARMNHMR, Whethan, Jai Wolf, Audien, Pauline Herr and many more. Tickets for this year’s edition go on sale Friday, June 3 at 12pm PT at lostindreamsfestival.com. To check out more…

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Still buzzing after rocking Hangout Music Festival this past weekend replacing Doja Cat who had to undergo an urgent tonsil surgery, GRiZ has come through once again uploading two live sets from his two-night Space Camp event which took place back in December. Now exclusively on Apple Music and soon to be found across all DSPs in the coming weeks, these sets are completely different showcasing the latest and greatest from this lengthy discography. For night one, listeners will catch “Ice Cream,” his collaboration “Open Your Mind” with Big Gigantic, “Cruise Control” “Medusa” with Wreckno, and many more. As for…

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Pioneer DJ has announced a host of new models in the DM Series of desktop monitor systems. Pioneer DJ’s industry-renowned DM-40 models also received an upgrade to help deliver a more optimal listening experience. The updated speakers offer Bluetooth connection capability and system upgrades to the compact DM-40 models, which have served DJs and producers well for several years. All models are available in black or white and sold in pairs. The new DM-50D-BT integrates Bluetooth functionality into the popular DM-50D speakers, which will be released in late 2021. Users can easily connect their DJ setup or home studio to…

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Still buzzing off the recent release of their third album The Silence in Between, Bob Moses has unveiled the Vintage Culture remix of their standout single “Love Brand New.” Easily considered two of the hottest names in electronic music, the GRAMMY award-winning duo’s standout single has been pumped with new life receiving an exhilarating, club-ready rendition from the Brazilian talent making for a blistering remix of epic proportions. “Vintage Culture is a very talented gentleman, and we feel fortunate to be able to have him work his magic on of our tracks for a second time,” state Bob Moses, whose…

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No stranger to making appearances on Tchami’s Confession Records in addition to hitting the road of last year’s colossal Confession vs Night Bass tour, Marten Hørger and Tchami have finally put their creative minds together to cook up “The Calling.” Always ones to serve up hard-hitting house hits, their first-ever collaboration is an uplifting, piano-heavy house gem fueled by a soulful vocal call making for one club-ready and festival-friendly dance anthem that is primed to be a fan-favorite amongst house enthusiasts. Get your groove on with Tchami and Marten Hørger’s “The Calling” below. Enjoy! To check out more music, click…

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After unveiling a steady barrage of singles over the past year, Flume has released his highly-anticipated third studio album, Palaces. Coming six years after his Grammy Award-winning album Skin, the Australian talent continues to change the landscape of electronic music with a forward-thinking, 13-track offering that is simply a stunning musical journey. Flume tells Apple Music about making his new album Palaces, “I made a bunch of recordings around the property that made their way onto the record. The record was kind of fragmented over years of doing a session in London with someone or doing this over here or…

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Still buzzing off the release of their Waiting For Love EP, ARMNHMR is back with a new collaboration alongside NURKO coming in the form of “Won’t Make A Sound” featuring singer-songwriter Micah Martin. Both considered melodic bass masterminds, “Won’t Make A Sound” is s strikingly beautiful production that is guaranteed to tug at the listener’s heartstrings while delivering an exhilarating pop-punk touch that is quite refreshing. ARMNHMR share, “‘Won’t Make A Sound’ is a song about sudden loss and change. It’s about the picture we paint of someone special, only to realize they never framed us in the same light.…

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Taking 2022 by storm popping up at the biggest clubs and festivals across the country which recently included sets at Coachella’s Yuma Tent, SOHMI has proven to be a force to be reckoned with and is showing no signs of slowing down. Being a classically trained pianist, music has always played a major part in her life but it was the world of electronic dance music where she really found her niche and truly began to thrive following a self-released promo mix in 2018. The blossoming Korean American talent is a versatile DJ, producer, and vocalist with her productions being…

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Riding the momentum of the reveal of the lineup for the California event next month, Day Trip has broken the big news that they will be bringing the party to Seattle this summer! Serving as the festival debut in the Pacific Northwest, Day Trip Festival will be invading Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center on August 7th showcasing the latest and greatest in the world of house music. Looking to make a lasting first impression, the lineup for the Seattle debut includes Kaytranada, Duke Dumont, Purple Disco Machine, Lee Foss, James Hype, Anna Lunoe, Anabel Englund and Tony H. Check out…

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Two of the hottest names in house have joined forces once again with Matroda and Bleu Clair putting the creative minds together once again for “PWR.” Some may remember these two making a splash last year with their aptly titled “Disco Tool” and now look to dominate the festival season 2022 with a soulful house that comes equipped with a pumping bassline and an uplifting piano house breakdown. “The first time I met Bleu Clair in person was late 2021 during our Fall US tour,” says Matroda. “We decided to rent a studio in Los Angeles and that’s when the…

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While Coachella may be in the rearview mirror now that it is May, SLANDER has decided to teleport electronic dance music lovers back to their set at Sahara tent uploading their full set to Soundcloud for all the world to enjoy! Adding to the excitement leading into the release of their forthcoming album, the duo’s set from weekend 2 is quite the emotional rollercoaster opening with “Love Is Gone” into dropping a boatload from the lengthy discography which included fan-favorites “Potions,” “Back To U,” “Feeling Gud,” “First Time,” and many more making for the full SLANDER experience. Not only did…

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Wasting no time after dropping a surprise remix of Nirvana’s “Something In The Way,” ILLENIUM has returned in a big way teaming up with Spiritbox for “Shivering.” Popping up during his sets at Ember Shores and Ultra Music Festival, “Shivering” has quickly become a highly-coveted fan favorite for all the right reasons. The Denver native’s latest offering serves as a haunting, emotionally-charged hybrid where the worlds of heavy metal and melodic bass connect for one hard-hitting barrage of bass alongside chilling vocals. Feel the fury of ILLENIUM’s “Shivering” featuring Spiritbox below. Enjoy! To check out more music, click here.

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A new festival is added to the summer circuit with Auris Presents announcing the debut lineup for Heatwave Music Festival. Set to take place July 16 and 17, Heatwave will be a fully immersive, pop-art-inspired event that aims to bridge the gap between experiential art and globally leading dance music performances. The debut festival will feature some of the latest and greatest in dance music with a lineup that includes Tiësto, Above & Beyond, Galantis, Zeds Dead, RL Grime, Audien, GG Magree and many more. Check out the complete lineup below. General tickets will be on-sale now at https://heatwavemusicfestival.com/ with…

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Currently dominating the airwaves with his festival anthem “La Danza,” John Summit has struck again unveiling the debut release of his Off The Grid label with “In Chicago.” Looking to make a lasting impression with his newly launched label with the Chicago native serving up a club-ready weapon fueled by a captivating vocal and pulsating bassline. “So stoked to start my own record label Off The Grid. This has been in the works for years and I’m super excited to kick it off with a track about my home city. My ultimate goal is to use OTG as a platform…

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Still buzzing off of her recent set at Coachella’s Do LaB stage, Nala continues to be one of the hottest names in the game when it comes to the world of electronic dance music. Recently teaming up with Nikki Nair for their 2-track More Is Different EP, this Miami native has turned into a true fan-favorite amongst the Dirtybird community since making her debut on the esteemed label last year and looks to continue to ride her hot hand throughout the remainder of 2022 and beyond. Paving her own way into the spotlight and now playing at some of the…

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Getting in the spirit of Friday the 13th, Black Book Records adds to their evergrowing catalogue with “Nightmares,” a hard-hitting collaboration between Chris Lake, who founded Black Book, and Cloonee. Serving as each artist’s second release of 2022, their joint effort is a haunting piece of production fueled by a chilling childlike voice alongside big brassy tones, a striking futuristic melody and a booming bassline. Cloonee says, “Working with Chris was an absolute honor and a huge milestone in my career that I will look back on fondly. It took us a few attempts to land on this record, but…

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It’s time for another addition to your festival calendar with Day Trip Festival unveiling the lineup for the 2022 edition which is set to take place June 25-26. Switching things up this year making its way to the historic Queen Mary Waterfront in Southern California, the sun-soaked house music marathon will once again feature the latest and greatest from the genre. The soundtrack of the weekend will be provided by the likes of Fisher, MK, Chris Lorenzo, Lane 8, LP Giobbi, Elderbook (Live), Armand Van Helden, Mark Knight, Maya Janes Coles and many more! Check out the lineup for Day…

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The wait is finally over, Friendship is returning to the high seas in 2023 for its third run! Curated and produced by Destructo and AMFAMFAMF events, the world-class music cruise experience will embark on another unforgettable roundtrip voyage from Miami to a private island February 27-March 3. Loyalty pre-booking for the 2023 kicks off this Thursday, May 12th at 10 am PT at thefriendship.com. To check out more events, click here.

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Mark your calendars, Holy Ship! Wrecked will be returning to Riviera Maya, Mexico to close out 2022! Once again invading the Hard Rock Riviera Mayan on the shores of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, the all-inclusive electronic extravaganza is set to take place December 13-17. Holy Ship! Wrecked continues to act as the link through which global dance music titans and fan-favorites connect in a uniquely intimate format with the 2022 lineup featuring Louis the Child, Nicole Moudaber, Dom Dolla, John Summit, Valentino Khan, Maya Jane Coles, Lane 8, SG Lewis, Armand Van Helden, Jai Wolf and many more! The musical journey…

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Always one to dominate the airwaves, Oliver Heldens looks to do the same as summer approaches with the Dutch talent connecting with the Legendary Nile Rodgers and London’s House Gospel Choir for “I Was Made For Lovin’ You.” “When I made the very funk & disco-inspired bassline for this track in 2015, I knew it was one of my best basslines since ‘Gecko’, and I just had to send it to one of my all-time heroes Nile Rodgers. He also loved it and he blessed the track with his signature jamming electric funk guitars, which was a dream come true…

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The wait is finally over Will Clarke’s highly-coveted single “Mirage” has arrived! Originally popping up during his live-streamed Escape Halloween set last fall and has been a staple in his sets ever since being a booming, peak-time techno weapon fueled by a captivating melody that is primed to continue to ignite dancefloors thought the coming months. “I’ve been excited about this record to come out for a long time and I’m super happy it’s coming out on F93,” says Will Clarke. “I love how they are growing house, techno and all the genres in between from America.” Feel the fury…

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Adding to its already lengthy music library, the virtual reality rhythm game Beat Saber has announced the release of its new Electronic Mixtape. Celebrating some of the biggest tracks from the world of electronic music, the Electronic Mixtape spans nearly two decades featuring fan-favorite artists such deadmau5, Martin Garrix, Zedd and Marshmello. Beat Saber’s Electronic Mixtape is now available for the Quest and Rift Platforms. The Electronic Mixtape comes with 10 songs for $12.99 or $1.99 per song if users want to purchase them individually. To check out more news, click here.

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The wait is over, the summer festival series Splash House has announced the artist lineup for the first of its newly expanded triple weekend season in 2022! Opening the three weekends of forward-thinking electronic music, poolside partying, and resort amenities, the first weekend’s lineup sets the tone for what’s to come this summer season. Making their way to Palm Springs for the weekend of June 10-12 will be Diplo, Channel Tres (DJ Set), Dombresky b2b Noizu, Hayden James (DJ Set), Walker & Royce, Yung Bae, Manila Killa b2b Chet Porter, Hannah Wants, Kito, and many more! After Hours programming at…

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After teaming up with DNCE for his funk-fueled single “Dancing Feet,” Kygo has struck again with the release of “Freeze.” While his recent releases are both radio-friendly and festival-ready, the Norwegian hitmaker serves up quite the curveball. His latest offering is a simply stunning, eight-minute production that is quite the emotional journey. “‘Freeze’ is a really special record to me,” says Kygo of the release. “I always try experimenting with new sounds and styles and feel that this song is different than anything I’ve ever release. I’m excited for my fans to hear this one and hope they like it…

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Still buzzing off the release of his sophomore album, Haunted Haus, Ghastly has joined forces with Lil Jon for “Dance.” Both are no strangers to dominating club systems across the country and they have now put their creative minds together to cook up a captivating G-house infused house hit that is guaranteed to set dancefloors ablaze. After a late-night of raging with Jon, we had a long conversation about house music, and that night planted the seed that grew into this track,” Ghastly shares. Get your “Dance” on with Ghastly and Lil Jon’s hard-hitting collaboration below. Enjoy! To check out…

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As we quickly enter the heart of festival season, HARD Events has announced the lineup for HARD Summer 2022! Making its way back to NOS Event Center in San Bernardino, California taking place July 29-31, expanding to three days for the first time, HARD Summer will once again showcase the sounds of forward-thinking electronic music and cutting-edge hip-hop. The soundtrack of the weekend will include Megan Thee Stallion, Porter Robinson, Zeds Dead b2b Subtronics, Alison Wonderland, GRiZ, Madeon, NGHTMRE, Tchami, TroyBoi, Wax Motif, HoneyLuv and many more! Check out the complete lineup below. Passes for HARD Summer 2022 will go…

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If you’re tapped into the world of electronic dance music here in the United States, it has become quite clear bass music reigns supreme and with that, trap is making its way back. XAVAGE has been a name pumping new life into the genre while continuing to push it forward since popping onto the scene in 2016 and has seemed to reap the benefits of bass bubbling over. Not afraid to push the envelope when it comes to his relentless, trap-infused sounds, the San Diego based has received the stamp of approval from esteemed bass imprints Elysian Records and Quality…

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Living in a Pacific-island paradise can be a curious proposition. Surrounded by natural beauty, you can enjoy an idyllic lifestyle; but the distance from the North American continent can lead to a few issues not experienced on the mainland.  For promoters and fans of underground electronic music in Hawaii, limited access to the globe’s top DJ talent is one such situation. Some of the big jocks do make their way to Honolulu, but not nearly at the same rate as you see in other big cities. The remedy?  A true believer who’s willing to go the DIY route and throw…

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For many electronic dance music fans, GG Magree popped onto the scene in 2016 as the featured vocalist on “Frontlines,” a massive collab single from Zeds Dead and NGHTMRE. But that was only the beginning.  After hitting the festival circuit in support of the hit tune, the Australian DJ/singer/producer maintained a steady pace of diverse releases on a variety of labels (Deadbeats, Armada, Dim Mak), including notable collaborations with Blanke (2019’s “Incinerate”) and Sullivan King (2020’s “Flatline”). Even through the lockdown, she kept cranking out electro, pop and dubstep tracks.  But, for GG Magree, 2022 has already hit another level.…

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With there being no shortage of talent in the world of electronic dance music, DJ Life has started a monthly series where we will showcase some of the finest blossoming artists who we’d like to consider in the on-deck circle because we believe they’re next up when it comes to changing the game! In case you missed it, click here to check out our complete list dating back to our inaugural edition. (For those who don’t know, the on-deck circle is a baseball term that refers to being next in line to bat.) Green Matter There must be something in…

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When you look at the current landscape of electronic-dance music, a majority of artists lighting up the festival and club circuits began honing their craft at a relatively early age.   While most teenagers were taking in traditional high-school experiences, attending sporting events, and partying, others were engulfed in music production and gaming. Looking around now, it’s safe to say the latter group did not peak in high school – but they’re certainly benefitting now.  One artist who has come quite a long way since his days at Lenape High School in Medford, N.J., is Julian Scanlan. Known professionally as Slushii, the…

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There has been no shortage of talent popping up in the world of electronic dance music over the past few years with the Canadian duo No Thanks making some serious waves when it comes to the genre of house music. Emerging onto the scene back in 2019, these two hit the ground running with a steady barrage of infectious house hits and have only continued to gain momentum with each release. Recently teaming up with Dirty Radio for their summer anthem “Sober” in addition to dropping a boatload of club-ready remixes putting their own spin on the likes of La…

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As if Vintage Culture didn’t have enough festival anthems under his belt with “You Give Me aFeeling” alongside James Hype dominating 2021, the Brazilian sensation Vintage Culture has now teamed with UK’s hit-making duo Goodboys to deliver “This Feeling.” Serving as what can easily be considered the soundtrack of the summer, “This Feeling” is a captivating progressive house gem driven by stimulating vocals. “‘This Feeling’ is a message to my fans,” says Vintage Culture. “This track reminds me of the joy of being together at shows and sharing a true sense of community again. After what the world has been…

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With the eleventh edition of mau5trap’s We Are Friends (WAF) compilation series set to be released later this year, deadmau5 has revealed the label will be celebrating the milestone with its first-ever branded tour, We Are Friends. Headlined by the mastermind behind the imprint, deadmau5, NERO (DJ set) will provide support on all shows with Kasablanca, Lamorn, Bensley, BlackGummy, EDDIE, HNTR, LUPA, Morgin Madison and No Mana on select dates. Set to kick off July 15th in Philadelphia, the tour will run through December with stops in Washington, D.C., Detroit, Chicago, Cincinnati, San Francisco, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Boston, and more.…

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We’re about the enter the heart of festival season so it only seems right that Australian talents Benson and Tommy Trash have put their creative minds together to cook up “Spilt Milk.” Both boasting lengthy discographies filled with dancefloor weapons, their new collaboration serves as another fine addition being a captivating four-on-the-floor, vocal-driven tech house heater primed to ignite the club and festival circuit whenever it may pop up. Turn the volume all the way up and feel the fury of “Spilt Milk” below. Enjoy! To check out more music, click here.

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Continuing to completely dominate the airwaves with his colossal collaboration alongside Katy Perry with “When I’m Gone,” Alesso has now teamed up with pop phenomenon Zara Larsson for “Words.” After unveiling a vocal-driven progressive house anthem “Only You” the last time we heard from the Swedish hitmaker, he has now served up another radio-ready, festival-friendly gem that will receive some serious airplay throughout the spring and summer months. Take a listen to Alesso and Zara Larsson’s “Words” by giving that play button a tap below. Enjoy! To check out more music, click here.

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Keeping their hot streak alive following the release of recent singles “High” and “iPad,” The Chainsmokers has struck again unveiling their latest offering coming in the form of “Riptide.” Serving as the third single off their forthcoming album, So Far So Good, their new single is a shimmering production with an emotive touch that is quite the infectious earworm. Stream The Chainsmokers’ “Riptide” below and be sure to keep an eye out for their forthcoming album which is set to be released on May 13th. To check out more music, click here.

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Still riding high after Dylan Matthew to the stage during the Coachella last Friday to perform it live, SLANDER’s highly anticipated single “Walk On Water” has been released to the world! Being another piano-driven, melodic bass beauty chock full o’ emotion added to the lengthy discography, this highly coveted single also serves as the first release of their forthcoming debut album. “Performing ‘Walk On Water’ at Coachella was a huge moment for us,” shares SLANDER. “We’ve been going to the festival since we were college students at UC Irvine and now to headline the Sahara stage for our first turn…

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One of the hottest names in the game continues to dominate the world of house music with HoneyLuv making her debut on Chris Lake’s esteemed Black Book Records with the release of her latest club-ready weapon, “Thr33 6ix 5ive.” After starting 2022 off strong with her infectious dance anthem “Your Tongue,” the Cleveland native showcases her undeniable production prowess with a thumping, four-on-the-floor house hit that packs a lethal dose of bounce. Add some serious flavor to your party playlist with HoneyLuv’s “Thr33 6ix 5ive” below and enjoy! To check out more music, click here.

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After flipping the electronic dance music community upside down with his forward-thinking album, .wav, last year, Flux Pavilion has returned in a big way with the release of “Lore.” Serving as his first solo single since the release of his 16-track offering, Flux has made his way back to Circus Records too unleash a melodic bass beauty that was engineered for dancefloor destruction. “Following .wav I want to dive deeper into the fluxiverse, what better way than to lay the foundation for the whole concept!” says Flux Pavillion. The sound of this record feels pretty important too, I want to…

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ILLENIUM has never been one to make fans wait too long in between releases but he has just surprised the electronic dance music community with his first remix in over two years putting his own spin on Nirvana’s “Something In The Way.” Some may remember the Denver hitmaker teasing a collaboration with Batman on his social channels a few weeks back with this remix coming in conjunction with the announcement of his Batman X ILLENIUM jersey and merchandise capsule which is set to drop on Friday, April 22nd at illeniumbatman.electricfamily.com. The official Batman X ILLENIUM jersey and merchandise will be…

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As if your festival calendar wasn’t already packed enough, Project 91 has just announced SPRING FEST will be invading Brooklyn’s The Lefrak Center at Lakeside on May 7th! For all those looking to get your dance on while having some fun in the sun, SPRING FEST will feature a star-studded lineup of Jai Wolf, Audien, SNBRN, Frank Walker and MADDS. Check out the official lineup below. To purchase tickets or find out more information regarding SPRING FEST, visit springfestnyc.com. To check out more events, click here.

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When it comes to the world of house, Capozzi continues to find himself in conversations when it comes to the hottest names in the game and for anyone who feels differently, her new singles “No One” and “AI Love” are pretty much guaranteed to sway your opinion. Making her debut on the electronic dance powerhouse label, HARD Recs, the Bay Area-bred looks to make a lasting impression by adding two hefty house heaters to her arsenal that is already fully loaded with heavy-hitting club weapons. “‘No One’ is a track that I had been working on for several months,” says…

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Still buzzing after making their return to Coachella closing out the weekend with a performance alongside The Weeknd, Swedish House Mafia has opened the week adding dates to their Paradise Again Tour in addition to revealing the support acts for their upcoming world tour. Including the addition of new dates in Los Angeles at Banc of California Stadium, two shows in New York City at Madison Square Garden, and an extra date at San Francisco’s Chase Center, the roster of support features Alesso, Vintage Culture, ZHU, Kaytranada and Grimes. Check out the complete list of Swedish House Mafia tour dates…

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Wasting no time after the release of “Who Do You Love,” ARTY is back working his magic on Chris Malinchak’s hit single “So Good To Me” which was originally released back in 2013. Boasting a monstrous discography packed with uplifting dance anthems, ARTY’s euphoric rendition serves as a high-octane progressive gem that can best be described as a moving, melodic masterpiece. “Chris Malinchak’s ‘So Good to Me’, which samples ‘If This World Were Mine’ by Marvin Gaye and Timmy Terrell, was one of my favorite songs when it got released”, ARTY admits. “The song always stuck with me and I…

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Originally making its debut in 2020, Seven Lions and Blastoyz’s highly-anticipated collaboration “Reason For Fighting” has finally been released. Serving as a proper reunion following up on their collaboration “After Dark” which dropped back in 2018, their latest offering has been a staple in the label boss’ sets for quite some time now making it a fan favorite amongst the Ophelia Records community and for all the right reasons. “Reason For Fighting” is an exhilarating hybrid that sees the genres of psytrance and melodic bass come together seamlessly alongside triumphant vocals from ERV ELLO. Feel the fury of Seven Lions…

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Following two years of cancellations, Shambhala Music Festival has officially announced its return to Canada’s Salmo River Ranch this July with the release of its artist lineup for 2022! Set to take place July 22 – 25, Shambhala will once again be bringing the latest and greatest in electronic dance music to British Columbia for that is going to be the festival’s 23rd edition. Looking to make up for lost time this year, the 2022 lineup includes SLANDER, Subtronics, CloZee, Mr. Carmack, Chris Lake, Chris Lorenzo, TOKiMONSTA, What So Not, Valentino Khan, DJ Jazzy Jeff, VNSSA and many more! Check…

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After dominating the airwaves with the release of singles “Redlight” with Sting,” “It Gets Better,” “Lifetime” featuring Ty Dolla $ign & 070 Shake,” and their chart-topping hit “Moth To a Flame” alongside The Weeknd, Swedish House Mafia has finally released their long-awaited debut album, Paradise Again. Serving as their first proper studio album, the Swedish trio’s implacable discography grows larger with a start-studded 17-track offering that showcases their masterful production prowess throughout. “There’s always new ground to break,” states Steve Angello. “However, the biggest challenge was to do what nobody expected us to. We needed to find sounds in the…

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When it comes to the world of bass music, Blanke first popped up on people’s radars back in 2016 and has since blossomed into one of the most prominent producers in the scene. Never losing an ounce of momentum, he continues to hone his craft every step of the way. A true bass enthusiast and being as versatile as they come when it comes to production, the Australian has always been one to keep electronic dance music fans on their toes with his releases because you never really know what you’re going to get. He’s always managed to keep things…

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Wasting no time after hitting us with his emotionally charged single, “Never Cared,” the Indonesian bass phenom that is Papa Khan has returned to Monstercat to deliver his latest offering, “Get To U.” Quickly becoming a fan favorite amongst the label’s passionate community in addition to bass music lovers as a whole, Papa Khan’s newest addition to his arsenal is a striking, pop-punk-inspired anthem fueled by a lethal dose of vibrant synth stabs and warm chords. A brooding tune but he managed to keep things colorful in traditional Khan fashion. Papa Khan shares, “‘Get To U’ is a song about…

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After not being able to take place the past two years due to all the coronavirus craziness, Moonrise Festival has announced it will be returning in 2022 invading Baltimore’s Pimlico Race Course this summer with what can easily be considered its most impressive artist lineup to date. Set to take place August 6-7, Moonrise Festival will once again feature three stages showcasing the sounds of the biggest names in electronic dance music such as Tiësto, Zedd, Fisher, Excision, Zeds Dead, Rezz, Chris Lake, Audien, Wax Motif and many more! Take a look at the lineup for Moonrise Festival 2022 below.…

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Have you heard the news? Native Instruments and iZotope have introduced Soundwide as the new name of their parent company. Soundwide now houses the two industry-leading companies in one unified group, alongside the popular audio plugin platform Plugin Alliance and audio software company Brainworx. Stemming from the union of premier brands Native Instruments and iZotope, and including Plugin Alliance, Brainworx, and Sound Stacks, Soundwide’s collective vision is to inspire and empower creators to express themselves and reimagine the future of sound. Soundwide’s mission is to make music and audio creation a more joyful and inspiring experience for creators everywhere by…

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The wait is over, Disco Donnie Presents, Feyline, and ILLENIUM have announced the dates for the 2022 edition of Ember Shores! Being one of the true highlights of 2021 in the world of electronic dance music, the debut of this inaugural event was quite the success with the intimate, all-inclusive experience being a bucket-list destination for all Illenials across the world. Ember Shores 2022 is set to take place December 2 – 4 at the Four Diamond Paradisus Resort and all-inclusive Four Star Fiesta Americana Condesa in Cancún, Mexico. “This past year Ember Shores was one of my favorite events…

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Now that Spring has sprung, it is time to add some serious flavor to your party playlist with HUGEL and Jude & Frank’ “Pra Nao Dizer” being a perfect addition! Playing a pivotal role in the Latin house movement currently dominating the electronic dance music landscape, HUGEL and Italy’s Jude & Frank have taken the time to revisit a now-beloved composition by Geraldo Vandré from the ‘60s and transformed it into a vibrant, club-ready gem. Fueled by vocals sung in the song’s native Portuguese tongue, there is no denying this tribal-driven tech house heater is going to be quite the…

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The wait is finally over, the label boss himself has stuck again to deliver his first release of 2022 with Mark Knight teaming up with James Hurr and Cari Golden for “You Are A God” arriving on Toolroom. Looking to once again dominate clubland, the British talent has connected with the studio wizard James Hurr and seemed vocalist Cari Golden to engineer a captivating tech-house anthem of epic proportions. Driven by a rolling bassline and an enthralling vocal offering, “You Are A God” can only be described as a certified club-ready weapon adding to an already immaculate Toolroom catalogue. Get…

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While Ultra Music Festival may be in the rearview mirror, electronic dance music fans can still relive the wild weekend at Bayfront Park thanks to a number of sets that have been uploaded to Youtube with Tiësto recently getting in on the action. Being a true legend in the world of dance music with a career spanning almost three decades, the Dutch talent returned to the main stage of Ultra Miami for an electrifying sunset set which was one of the most talked-about sets of the weekend for all the right reasons. Dropping a steady barrage of high-octane tunes from…

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After an exchange of remixes, Habstrakt and Nitepunk have finally put their creative minds together to cook up “Point.” Coming courtesy of HARD Recs, these two forward-thinking producers signature styles fuse into one with end result being a menacing bass house hit coming equipped with gritty low-end, vicious guitar riffs and exhilarating rave stabs. This relentless collaboration is primed to ignite dancefloors throughout festival season and beyond! Check out Habstrakt and Nitepunk’s menacing new offering “Point” below. To check out more music, click here.

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Two of the biggest names in dance music unite as Carl Cox joins forces with Fatboy Slim for “Speed Trials on Acid.” Being a single off of Cox’s forthcoming album out later this year, “Speed Trials on Acid” serves as a hypnotizing, techno-tinged anthem with a sprinkle of Fatboy Slim’s acid touch featuring a life-affirming stream of consciousness courtesy of Detroit artist Dan Diamond “Speed Trials is all about car racing, going from A to B very fast, in very short space of time,” says Carl. “And On Acid refers to the acid sound of the 303 which is predominantly…

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In a time where drum & bass continues to pick up some serious momentum here in the United States, Spor has broken his silence to make his debut on mau5trap with the release of “Let Me Be.” After a two-year hiatus, Feed Me’s alternate drum & bass persona has returned in a big way serving a brooding, high-octane behemoth that is the lead single off his forthcoming Cave EP which is set to be released later this year. “My career as Spor ultimately was what led me to meeting Joel in London and signing with mau5trap, something that was a…

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Continuing to roll out singles off her forthcoming third studio album, Loner, Alison Wonderland has struck again with the release of “Forever.” Serving as the fifth offering and the opening track from her upcoming body of work, “Forever” is an emotionally-charged, trap-tinged tune that she described as “her favorite song that she has ever written.” The origin of “Forever” and inspiration of Loner as a whole started in the drive-through of a Starbucks, “I was crying to [my friend Trevor] being like, ‘I don’t know why nothing is going right for me. I don’t get it…It feels like this is…

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Since first popping onto the scene back in 2013, Riot Ten has become a household name in the world of dubstep and continues to remain in the stoplight with a steady barrage of releases. This Texan is never one to make bass music lovers wait too long in between releases with his latest offering being a bone-rattling collaboration “Bussin Bussin” with SubDocta. With his merciless fan-favorite “Rail Breaker” still in heavy rotation being a timeless bass anthem that ignites crowds wherever it pops up, Riot Ten continues to push the genre forward with each and every release while allowing his…

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Returning to Colorado’s Empower Field at Mile High this summer, Global Dance Festival has revealed its artist lineup for 2022! Becoming a staple in the festival circuit for over a decade now, Global Dance Festival will since again be a two-day electronic extravaganza set to take place July 15th and July 16th with five stages of music a weekend long. Making their way to Denver this year will be Above & Beyond, Excision, Adventure Club, Oliver Heldens, MK, Lane 8, AC Slater, Wax Motif and many more! Check out the complete lineup below. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, April…

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To continue to meet the high-demand needs of DJs, musicians, and production professionals, Pioneer DJ has partnered with the Hal Leonard as a nationwide distributor of Pioneer DJ products, software, and technologies. Hal Leonard uniquely supports music stores and other retailers by offering a way to consolidate orders and get everything they need for a successful business from one source. “Hal Leonard leads the music merchant industry with a stellar history of decades-long relationships with thousands of retailers all across the US” said John Powell, President of AlphaTheta Music Americas. “As the demand for high-quality, intuitive, easy-to-use DJ products continues…

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As we quickly head into the heart of festival season, the team behind the renowned CRSSD Festival, FNGRS CRSSD, has announced the artist lineup for the return of DAY.MVS XL to San Diego this summer! After a wildly successful debut last year, the festival will be returning to San Diego’s Waterfront Park showcasing electronic music’s latest and greatest on August 6 and 7. Once again boasting a lineup focused on house, techno, and eclectic live acts delivering the soundtrack to the weekend just steps from the Pacific Ocean, DAY.MVS XL 2022 will feature Eric Prydz, ANNA, Ben Böhmer live, Purple…

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The one and only GRiZ has just broken the news that he will be hosting his first-ever camping festival! Set to take place on September 16th and 17th at the Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisconsin, Triple Rainbow will be the debut festival from the Detriot native. Featuring two headlining performances by GRiZ, Triple Rainbow will also showcase the sounds of LSDream, CloZee, rising anonymous act Tripp St., Minnesota, EAZYBAKED, Chee, Noah B, and Tape B. For those looking to attend, fans can expect GRiZ to perform a unique set each night filled with unreleased productions, a bevy…

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Fresh off of breaking the news of the new 3.0 theme, Electric Zoo has just announced the artist lineup for 2022! Set to return on Labor Day weekend, September 2-4, at Randall’s Island Park, New York’s premiere electronic music festival will once again feature a star-studded lineup featuring the latest and greatest from the world of dance music for a three-day electronic extravaganza to close out the summer. Making their way to Randall’s Island Park this year will be Armin Van Buuren, Martin Garrix, DJ Snake (sunset set), Porter Robinson, Seven Lions, Chris Lake, Tchami, John Summit, Wax Motif, Wreckno,…

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The great thing about festival season booting back up is the fact that sets will once again be popping up all over the internet the week following the event with Ultra Music Festival getting in on the action uploading Martin Garrix’s set to Youtube! Always being one to showcase his newest pieces of production at Ultra Miami, this year was no different with the Dutch talent putting on quite the show playing out the latest and greatest from this lengthy discography. In this mix, the production prodigy rocked main stage with his timeless festival anthems such as “Tremor” “Animals,” and…

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With his latest original “La Danza” dominating the airwaves, John Summit has delivered a remix of Diplo and Miguel’s “Don’t Forget My Love.” Continuing on his hot streak as one of the most talked about talents in the world of dance music, the festival fan favorite has worked his magic on Diplo and Miguel’s recent feel-good anthem “Don’t Forget My Love” pumping it with new life giving it a captivating and melodic makeover taking a radio-ready weapon and giving it the sound of the underground. Turn the volume all the way up and stream John Summit’s remix of “Don’t Forget…

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