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This might be Splash House’s greatest lineup to date! It’s been 2 weeks and we are all still coming down from the Splash House high, patiently awaiting their August edition. The Palm Springs pool party usually announces their June and August lineups back to back, but this time, they decided to do things a little differently. They built the anticipation by holding off on the August lineup until a later date, but today is
Revisit your favorite tracks as each artist puts their own spin on our favorite Illenium classics. It’s almost been a year since Illenium took the electronic dance music scene by storm with the huge release of “Awake”.  Being regarded as one of the best EDM albums of 2017, this 13 track album skyrocketed through the charts and really put a new meaning to the name Illenium.  He has spent his time since the release
He also continues his mission to help other undocumented students with powerful Mic.com documentary. Last week, multi-platinum recording artist, global activist and first rap ambassador of Global Citizen Karim Kharbouch, better known by his stage name French Montana, who immigrated to the South Bronx from Morocco at age 13, released a powerful short documentary with Mic.com on the day that he received his U.S. citizenship. Montana hosted a dinner for three very lucky high
Watch Arty debut a track he wrote in honor of the late EDM legend, Avicii. While the track hasn’t officially released yet, it will is meant to be out soon. April 20, 2018. A day that is forever going to be a hard one to forget for anyone in the industry as well as dance music fans around the world. While some time has passed, the industry as a whole, artists and fans included
A$AP Ferg gets a new Plain Jane. Is WILDLYF the Newest Member of the A$AP Mob?  WILDLYF just dropped his Remix to A$AP Ferg’s “Plain Jane” and he makes sure to do the epic hip-hop track justice. Ferg’s distinctive vocals peak through the heavy bass creating the perfect track to rap and rage along to. Anyone catch that Skrillex sample? We’re here for this! If you’re looking for a song to mosh with your
Look At That Butt? Don’t mind if we do. Dillon Francis just dropped “Look At That Butt” (feat. Jarina De Marco), the fourth single off his forthcoming Spanish language album, due out later this year.  “‘Look At That Butt’ is a take no prisoners female empowerment anthem about owning your sexuality while demanding respect from the male gaze,” shared Mad Decent artist Jarina De Marco on the inspiration for for the track.  Jarina De Marco
LOOPERS – All On You LOOPERS is back, and he’s bringing the heat with his newest release ‘All On You‘. Having previously released on Laidback Luke’s label MixMash Records, LOOPERS is perhaps best known for his recent work on STMPD Records. STMPD is run by Martin Garrix and it was here that they released their collaboration ‘Game Over‘. If you check out LOOPERS’ Soundcloud, you can see that it’s loaded with bangers. It goes without saying that
Zedd Hypes Us Up For ‘Zedd In The Park’ Earlier this year, Zedd shocked us all when he revealed his plans for a new event called ‘Zedd In The Park‘. Zedd In The Park is being presented by Insomniac Events, and will be held at the Los Angeles State Historic Park. Zedd In The Park will take place on on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. This will be the first dance music event at the State Historic Park following
Armin Van Buuren x Shapov – The Last Dancer (Music Video) Today sees the release of the official music video for the Armin Van Buuren x Shapov track ‘The Last Dancer.’ After blowing fans away at Ultra Music Festival with the uplifting track, Armin has given his fans a beautiful video to match the music. “Received so many positive reactions from all of you after premiering The Last Dancer at Ultra Music Festival. Wanted
Lane 8 – Summer 2018 Mixtape Beginning back in Spring 2014, Lane 8 has put out a seasonal mixtape to bring out the best vibes for the upcoming season. Lane 8’s Summer 2018 Mixtape has just hit the airwaves, and oh boy, does it deliver. Featuring signature vibes and progressive tunes from the man himself, the mixtape offers up loads of new music that will have you in the Summer spirit in no time.
Catch Diplo’s hilarious parody show on Hulu. Viceland’s hilarious show What Would Diplo Do? is now available to stream on Hulu. Starring Dawson’s Creek James Van Der Beek as Diplo, the series follows the cliche life of a famous DJ. It also stars Diplo’s real-life friend Dillon Francis as Jasper. The witty character has been carried to social media, becoming a sensational Twitter account with priceless tweets about the music industry.  Source: edm.com Read original
VALENTINE & Halpe – Falling (feat. Chuck Sutton) Falling in love is one of the most exciting feelings to experience. DJ and producer VALENTINE knows exactly what it’s like as he expresses it in his new single ‘Falling’. He teamed up with producer Halpe and singer Chuck Sutton who helped create this unforgettable masterpiece. The pop and electronic vibes are what make this track unique. Its glitch-hop sounds stand out and draws in listeners. Released by
If techno makes you feel like royalty, do we ever have an epic venue announcement to match! It has recently been reported that the ancient Castle of Sohail in the town of Fuengirola in Andalusia, Spain, is gearing up to run a once-in-a-lifetime-style techno rave. The highly anticipated event will take place on September 28-30, 2018, in the breathtaking 100-year-old castle ruin. The first wave of official artist announcements has been released, which includes 13 acts
Four years ago we all remember what happened during DJ Snake‘s set at Ultra, the French DJ and producer had come up with a hilarious prank for his fellow DJ friend Dillon Francis. The set went off as usual with the exception of one image that was plastered along the screens at the main stage: Cut back to today and we have a mysterious counter that has gone live on what appeared to be DJ
Canada is the 2nd country in the world to legalize marijuana. The cats out of the bag. Canada has finally passed the Cannabis Act, approving sales, growth, and possession of pot. You know what this says about future Canadian music festivals? You don’t need to hide the drug in your socks anymore. Music festivals like Shambhala, Veld, Snowbombing, North by Northeast and many others will allow attendees to freely use the substance. So not
ZAXX – Together If there’s one artist whose sound has come a long way since they’ve started, it’s definitely ZAXX. From his massive remix of ‘Better Off Alone’ to now, it’s been a treat to watch his journey. And the latest move in that journey is his newest track, ‘Together‘. “‘Together’ was one of the first songs I wrote that really brought me out of my comfort zone – a zone I’ve been in for
YouTube took down Ekali’s DoLab set and now you can find it on the next best site, PornHub. You read it right. LA’s party makers Brownies and Lemonade attempted to post Ekali’s epic DoLab set from Coachella to YouTube. The platform immediately took it down due to audio strikes… how annoying is that? Well, B&L joked about uploading the set to PornHub instead and it looks like that became reality. Yes, it actually happened. Ekali
Check out Diplo’s new playlist “Pride”. As Pride Month comes to an end, Diplo decided to curate a thoughtful playlist to honor it. He posted to social media stating that he wanted to recognize artists in the LGBTQ community that inspire him.  View the original article to see embedded media. His playlist “Pride”, features artists Kandy, Mykki Blanco, Nicky Da B, Jay R Neutron, Starrah and many more. Check out these amazing artists here. 
Coming from the great Ultra Worldwide family, Ultra Singapore happened over the weekend, allowing fans from all over Southeast Asia to see their favorite EDM artists live in one place. If you were there, you are definitely one lucky raver. If you were not, don’t worry – we brought you one of the best sets of the festival: Above & Beyond, live from the mainstage at Ultra Singapore. The British trio played for an
In celebration of their new album Head Over Heels, the funklordz known as Chromeo took to the stage on the infamous Late Show with Steven Colbert. And what could be better than the duo bringing their unique funky vibes to the show? Bringing featured vocalist Dram along of course. And what would be even more impressive than THAT? A six-piece live gospel choir to perform the backup vocals for the track should do it! These additions
K-Theory Treats Funk Hunters Single to Epic Bass Remix A few months ago the Funk Hunters released their debut album, Typecast. Their groovy jam sound is undeniable and is expressed expertly in one of the biggest tunes on the album, ‘Say Something‘. This epic track featuring the vocals of LIINKS is also perfect for remixing. And K-Theory is stepping up to the plate for the opportunity. The self described heavy psychedelic bass music that K-Theory produces definitely shows
Elephante – Glass Mansion EP In 2017, the DJ and producer Elephante released some of his signature tracks. He recently dropped his latest songs and combined everything into his new EP Glass Mansion. The EP includes a total of nine tracks listed as ‘Come Back For You‘, ‘Have It All‘, ‘The In Between‘, ‘All Over Again‘, ‘No Room For Lovers‘, ‘Red Smoke‘,’Troubled‘, ‘Otherside‘and’Glass Mansion‘. He also teamed up with several artists that are featured
It’s been a long time since we’ve heard about one of Deadmau5‘s infamous coffee runs. Previous guests on his YouTube series have included Pharrell, Zedd, Dillon Francis and even Skrillex. Joel took to Twitter to respond to a fan and give an update on the hilarious series earlier this week. Yeah actually…. did one with @GetterOfficial the other day in a 720 https://t.co/gfw4XTEEgR — Goat lord (@deadmau5) June 16, 2018 You read that right! It
Marshmello is channeling his roots with his new album Joytime II. Dreams do come true. Masked crusader Marshmello has revealed to social media today the triumphant return of his original album, Joytime. Before Selena Gomez, Khalid, and Logic collaborations, there was Joytime. This album was the beginning of the DJ’s career, becoming the stepping stone to his massive success. Now, he will be releasing a sequel, staying true to his fun and bouncy sounds we
You can listen to the audio version of this article HERE. Whilst in New York City, I caught up with the owner of EDM.com, Ethan Baer, to discuss how he built a strong brand within the music industry and his thoughts on media publications operating in today’s digital environment.  EDM.com: First of all, thank you for being a guest in this series – I appreciate it.  Ethan Baer: My pleasure. So for the people

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