Archive | June, 2012

Kaskade Sells Out Staple Center

Kaskade, who has been named America’s Best DJ by DJ Times and Pioneer DJ, has become the first EDM artist to ever solo-headline, and now sell out , at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The North American “Freaks of Nature” summer 2012 tour, presented by Rockstar, will be reaching more than 40 cities including Los […]

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Will MDMA Be Legalized?

How would this change our society? There is some crazy research being done at the moment on psychedelic drugs. MAPS, a drug research company, argue that the government has spent millions on finding health risks for these drugs, and not enough on the health benefits.   MDMA: The path of least resistance MDMA (essentially pure […]

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Richie Hawtin Brings Twitter Into The DJ Booth And Invites The World To See What’s Happening In Real Time

What will they think of next? Have you heard of Twitter DJ? It’s a Richie Hawtin thing that allows real time broadcasting of all tracks played during a DJ set. Developed in-house by Bryan McDade at Hawtin’s Minus label, it works as a conduit between Traktor and Twitter. Since I have Hawtin on the brain, here’s Tronic boss […]

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Afrojack Comments On Paris Hilton’s DJ Skills


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The ‘Crown Jewel’ Of American EDM About To Fall?

Our good friends at EDMSnob recently contacted us with a completed investigative report they leaked on American live music icon and electronic dance music powerhouse Insomniac, the events company behind internationally recognised events such as Electric Daisy Carnival, not to mention around 600 other concerts, festivals and massives (no longer called ‘raves’ after the police introduced the Rave Act) […]

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Confirmed: Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) Orlando Will Take Place November 9th and 10th

We are finally able to confirm: the famed Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) music festival will come to Orlando, Florida on November 9th and 10th. Originally, we reported that the date was the 23rd and 24th of November, which is Thanksgiving weekend. This was due to an initial email tip as well as the inadvertent leak […]

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HARD Gets Purchased By Live Nation

{box}SOURCE:[/box] With so much hype behind the electronic dance music scene (or EDM for the cool kids), bigger corporations are eyeing how they can get a piece of the pie. According to the NY Times they have reported that popular L.A. event organizer HARD Events have been bought by Live Nation Entertainment. Seriously. HARD has grown from putting on small local events to […]

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Steve Aoki Responds To His Leaked DJ Rider

My rider is now public information and seems to be the talk on my Twitter timeline so I’ll break down some of the more juicier bits of it since people are asking. I travel with a small crew. Usually I am with my road manager, videographer and now sometimes a photographer as well so at […]

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