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Calvin Harris, Disclosure, and Skrillex Lead Stereosonic 2014 Lineup

  Stereosonic, Australia’s biggest dance music festival, has just revealed its massive 2014 line-up and they’re certainly pulling no punches. Marquee headline talent for day one includes Scottish fan favorite Calvin Harris, Tiësto, Disclosure, Diplo, Duke Dumont, RL Grime, DJ Snake, and more. While day two is certainly shaping up with LA-based dubstep powerhouse Skrillex, […]

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Pasquale Rotella Responds To Tom Petty’s Criticism Of EDC

  Earlier today, we reported about rock and roll legend Tom Petty’s harsh comments about electronic dance music, lumping it with a few other musical genres, which he referred to “plastic computer music.” He was also critical of DJing and dance music events making the following statements. “Watch people play records? That’s stupid. You couldn’t pay me […]

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Moogfest Skips Another Year, Will Return in 2016

Moogfest, the celebration of art, technology and music in Asheville, N.C., will not return until 2016, says parent company Moog Music. Moog Music invested 3 million into this year’s revamped festival, moving the event to the spring, expanding from three to five days and increasing science- and technology-focused daytime programming. Although the week of theremin […]

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Swipe To Discover New Music With Next

You may be familiar with Tinder, the wildly popular “dating” app (remember these hilariousTinder DJ fails?). Now, some of the people behind the phenomenon have developed a new app for music that involves the same swipe-to-discover concept. Next is an iPhone app that aims to bring the music of artists directly to fans, bypassing industry […]

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Be Your Own VJ: DL a Visuals Kit Used for EDC Stages

  Can you imagine going to a festival with no visuals? Nah. Neither could we. As partying becomes more completely experiential, people are beginning to realize the important of visuals guys, or VJs.  Accent Creative paired with the ever-present V Squared Labs to run the visuals for the Basspod at EDC, featuring the likes of […]

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Man Dies After Falling Ill at Global Gathering

  According to reports, a man has died after falling ill whilst attending Global Gathering. The 20-year-old man was taken from the festival, which takes place at Long Marston airfield near Stratford-upon-Avon, to Warwick Hospital on Friday evening. It has been confirmed that the man then died early on Saturday morning, with the exact cause […]

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Splash House Returns to Palm Springs This August

  Next month, Splash House will be returning to Palm Springs, California, for three summer days of sun, fun, and sizzling beats. Slated over the August 8th to 10th weekend, the all-out pool party extravaganza will take place once again at The Saguaro, The Hard Rock Hotel, and the Hacienda Beach Club. Featured artists for this latest […]

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Watch Diplo Showing Off the ‘80s Throwback Madonna Made For Him

We can all go home now – Diplo just won the dubplate game. Since pop queen Madonna revealed via Instagram that she was hitting the studio with Mad Decent’s main man, we’ve been waiting to hear the results. Thanks to this snippet from Annie Mac’s new series Superstar DJs (which, frustratingly, isn’t showing outside the UK yet), […]

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Knife Party Ask Fans to Send Them “Cool Music” Before Tomorrowland, Madness Ensues

  Tonight, Friday, July 25, ‘seizure music’ trailblazers Knife Party will step up to Tomorrowland’s colossal main stage for 90 breakneck minutes to close the night. On the festival’s first weekend, the producers were tasked with a slot at Laidback Luke’s raucous Super You&Me arena; for round two, it’s the prime 11:30pm slot in front […]

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New Device Could Reduce Tinnitus

Are your ears ringing from the weekend? A promising new device may be able to reduce tinnitus by retraining the brain. MicroTransponder, a Texas company, has developed the ‘Serenity System,’ a transmitter attached to a nerve in the neck which connects several of the body’s organs to the brain. The device is based on a […]

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