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Opinion: Haters in the Electronic Music Industry

There is so much hate going on in the world today, and with the advent of the internet there is no doubt that electronic music industry is not spared from it. As such, a question has to be asked: do we need “haters” in the electronic music industry? You will be surprised by the answer […]

Innervisions and Life and Death Release Final Rakastella Lineup for Art Basel

Happening on December 9 at Virginia Key Beach Park in Miami, Life and Death and Innervisions‘ collaborative event Rakastella is set to feature a selection of top-tier artists throughout the event. Set to perform are Âme II Âme, Axel Boman, Lovefingers, Moscoman, Solar, Uchi. Dixon,  Axel Boman, Lovefingers, Moscoman, Solar, Marvin & Guy, DJ Koze, DJ […]

The Ark is Set to Sail Anew in 2018…Twice

This past August 31 to September 3, The Ark embarked on its maiden voyage as the biggest party cruise in the world. Sailing from Barcelona to Marseilles and Ibiza, the cruise was well-received and hailed as the best party cruise in the world as over 4,000 passengers enjoyed the performances of 90 DJs, which included major […]

Amsterdam Dance Event 2017 Attracts a Record 395,000 Visitors

The recent edition of Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) held this past October 18-22 was an astounding success with organizers reporting a record 395,000 people who attended the five-day event. Marking its 21st year, ADE has cemented its position as the leading global platform for electronic music. Around 7,200 representatives from over 90 countries participated in […]

Hating on Ricardo Villalobos is Futile

Just like Donald Trump’s crazy tweets, at the end of each summer we often hear criticism of Ricardo Villalobos and his DJ sets. In particular, such criticism is often targeted at his concentration levels while doing his thing, as well as the tracks he selects for his sets. It does not matter where the Chilean […]

Life and Death Announces “Displaced Soundtracks” Ahead of ADE Showcase

Record label Life and Death is celebrating its 7th anniversary this year with the release of its third and most adventurous compilation release to date: Displaced Soundtracks. Set to be the first installment in a new series, this compilation sees label founder DJ Tennis give free rein to some of his most trusted contemporaries. This […]

CRSSD Festival Offers WeTransfer Content Bundle

CRSSD Festival has partnered with the world’s leading file transfer platform, WeTransfer and gifted fans with a free batch of content in honor of their Fall 2017 event that took place this past September 30 and October 1. Some of CRSSD’s most compelling artists provided some music for the project, as well as some more […]

Final Program for the 22nd Amsterdam Dance Event Announced

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s largest club festival and the most important business conference for electronic music, has announced its finalized program that will be happening on October 18-22. ADE 2017 will see a record-breaking 2,500 artists and 550 speakers participating in over 450 events within the 5-day period. An estimated 375,000 visitors are […]

The BPM Festival Launches Successful Inaugural Portugal Edition

Guest post by Desires LA The Algarve hosted The BPM Festival on 14, 15, 16 and 17 September, the first time the festival touched down on European land following its 10-year history in Mexico. Located in Portimão and Lagoa, The BPM Festival’s first foray in Europe was greeted by the temperate Mediterranean climate, providing the public with […]