Archive | April, 2012

Hard Summer 2012 Festival Line-up

Going to be in LA on Aug. 3rd & 4th? Well if you’re not, you might want to reconsider and go check out “one” of this summer’s best electronic, dance and hip-hop music festivals. This festival grew so much, that organizers have expanded the one day festival and have added an extra date! Headliners include: SKRILLEX, BLOC […]

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Amsterdam Dance Event 2012 Promotional Opportunities

Open publication – Free publishing – More dance The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is the leading electronic music conference and the world’s biggest club festival for electronic music. The event offers a unique blend of daytime conferences, including interactive workshops, technical demonstrations and in-depth round-table discussions, alongside a nighttime music festival which takes place in […]

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Feed Me Accuses Avicii Of Having Coachella Set Times Moved

SOURCE: http://www.examiner.com/article/feed-me-accuses-avicii-of-having-coachella-set-times-moved “Nice one to @Avicii for having everyone in the Sahara tents set times moved Sunday so he doesn’t have to compete with Snoop/Dre. Par” And with that tweet sent from Feed Me to Avicii, an EDM twitter battle between the two artists and Funkagenda ensued. Feed Me’s tweet was referring to Avicii’s set time being 30 […]

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Sankys Ibiza: 2012 Line-up Announced

For its second season on the world’s most famous party island, Sankeys Ibiza has pulled out all the stops to bring clubbers a consistently high quality programme of weekly line-ups. After a successful debut season last year that saw Sankeys Ibiza make its mark on the White Isle’s underground scene, the club is back with […]

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One Hit Of Ecstasy ‘Resets Body Clock’

By Anna Salleh Just one or two pills of ecstasy can reset your body clock and have lasting effects on your ability to sleep peacefully, new research suggest. Rowan Ogeil, of Monash University, and colleagues, report their findings in a recent issue of Psychopharmacology. “Of course ecstasy affects your sleep because it’s a stimulant,” says Ogeil, who did […]

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Insomniac Launches EDMBiz Conference During Electric Daisy Carnival Week

The first-ever business forum for electronic dance music will be held June 5-7 in Las Vegas feturing Jason Bentley as host of the event. Insomniac has been producing massive electronic music events since 1993 including Nocturnal Wonderland, Audiotistic and Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) so it makes perfect sense that they would initiate the EDMBiz conference […]

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Feds Slap Burning Man Organizers With Probation, Threaten Event’s Future

Uh oh! The federal Bureau of Land Management has just put Black Rock City LLC on probation, citing a violation of the 50,000-person attendance cap placed on the event last year. The feds say that attendance exceeded the cap on September 2 and 3 of last year, hitting 53,000, and if it happens again the event’s […]

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Korn Dives Into Dubstep

  The path of totality — not the kind that involves a mountaintop guru — involves a lot of subsonic bass. Korn’s adventurous new album, “The Path of Totality,” dives headfirst into the dubstep and electronica craze. Guitarist James “Munky” Shaffer told the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal it’s not so radical of a departure for the nu-metal […]

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John Dahlbäck Talks Swedish House, Toolroom Knights and the American EDM Scene

By Sean Levisman Thanks in no small part to a certain House Mafia, Sweden is becoming synonymous with electronic dance music to the mainstream masses of the world. But if there’s one artist who’s truly repping his country, it’s DJ-producer and label magnate John Dahlbäck. He’s been pumping out his own brand of edgy, progressive big-room house […]

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My 5 Favorite Things: Pasquale Rotella

by Darren Ressler Pasquale Rotella, CEO and founder of Insomniac Events and creator of Electric Daisy Carnival, is known for producing some of America’s biggest electronic music festivals. Name the superstar DJ and odds are good that they’ve played at one of his massive events over the years. With Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas taking place […]

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