Archive | February, 2012

Tiesto Takes On Las Vegas

There’s no “best DJ” category at the Grammy Awards. Yet.   But Dutch electronic music artist Tiesto already holds “The Greatest DJ of All Time” title. A 2011 fan poll crowned the veteran DJ in Mixmag, a popular U.K.-based electronic and clubbing magazine. He also has been in the top three of DJ Mag‘s top 100 DJs poll […]

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Are You Pretending To Like Techno?

Written by: RYAN WALSH   A popular and currently unavoidable trend on campuses nationwide is the techno music craze. Before I get into it — I fear my previous statements grant too much credit. While “music” may technically be the most appropriate term to categorize this glitchy-sounding, uninspired noise, such a designation undermines the true […]

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Kaskade and Las Vegas Are Inseparable

  US dance giant, Kaskade will return to the Marquee club this weekend to kick off his 2012 residency.Kaskade saw in 2012 with an epic 12 hour set at the club on new years eve, debuting an all new show on Marquee’s larger than life 40 foot LED DJ booth. He will kick off his […]

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The Festi Val Tho

  The Festi Val Tho 2012 – the first free electro festival in the Alps – descends on Val Thorens March 27-29.   This year marks the fifth anniversary of the event. It is the first time since its creation that the Festival teams up with two giants of Culture Club – FG DJ Radio […]

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Kaskade- Merging Dance and Pop Music

    By August Brown, Los Angeles Times As Kaskade, Ryan Raddon is at the forefront of an electronicawave that’s sweeping pop music and upending underground dance culture. But after a year when he did almost everything right as a DJ and producer, he’s still trying to shake the one concert that went wrong.   The San Clemente-based artist was among […]

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Is Marquee the New Ibiza?

  Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub is proud to announce the return of Above & Beyond, ATB, Benny Benassi,Chuckie, Dirty South, Erick Morillo, Kaskade, Markus Schulz andRedfoo for exclusive residencies in 2012. In just the last year, Marquee has established itself as the number one destination for the world’s premier electronic music talent, putting Las Vegas on the map as the “New […]

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Is EDM Just A Fad?

Not too long ago, Eminem famously declared that nobody listened to techno. Now at the time, my 14 year old self was grievously offended as I loved listening to techno, but I was still the exception. None of my peers knew what house music was (“music you play at home right?”) and techno, was right […]

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New Residential Buildings Put the Future of Ministry of Sound in Danger

  The future of Ministry of Sound, London’s most recognised club night, is under threat once again after planning permission to build a new residential block close to the club is reportedly set to be granted.   Ministry of Sound is considered as one of the last remaining ‘superclubs’, and was ranked #4 in a […]

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