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    2014 America’s Best DJ Nominees Revealed

    Port Washington, N.Y. –  Who will be America’s Best DJ 2014? Once again, the hotly anticipated ...

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    Miami Diary, Pt. 2: Beats, Late Nights & a New Tattoo

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Todd Terry Tears Down the House at W Gangs of NY Music Series

New York – An old-fashioned DJ battle is, at its core, not too different from a rumble between two gangs. The W Gangs of New York music series takes that idea and runs with it, pitting artists against each other in a weekly musical showdown. These sound clashes celebrate Black Apple’s release ...

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New Mix: Sleepy & Boo – “Let’s Go Techno”

America’s Best DJ 2013 nominee Sleepy & Boo have released new mix onto the pair’s Soundcloud to coincide with this Friday’s Sleepy & Boo + Friends event at Marquee New York. The aptly titled “Let’s Go Techno” mix is an hour and a half taste of the deep basslines and distant vocal ...

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Morgan Page to Speak at The DJ Expo 2013

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Morgan Page: Keynote Q&A Tuesday, Aug. 14, 3:30 pm, Diamond Room D in Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City, NJ Global DJ, hit-making producer, sought-after remixer—in a few short years, Morgan Page has become one of America’s top EDM talents. Known for his melodic approach to club music—with hits ...

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America’s Best DJ: Mile High & Down in Dixie

Denver – The America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times went Mile High this past weekend and now it looks forward to heading way down in Dixie. In Colorado at the spectacular Red Rocks Amphitheatre for Global Dance Festival this past July 19-21, we caught three days of ...

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Stanton DJ To Bring DJ Premier & Biz Markie To The DJ Expo 2013

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Stanton DJ, a part of the Gibson Pro Audio Division, will bring three-time Grammy Award winner and hip-hop legend DJ Premier to DJ Times magazine’s DJ Expo 2013, which will take place on August 12-15 in Atlantic City, NJ. DJ Premier will spin at Stanton’s booth (#500) on Tuesday, August 13 at ...

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Ultra Europe Wraps Up Successful First Year With Festival in Croatia

The inaugural edition of Ultra Europe took place over the weekend in Croatia, with the festival hosting over 103,000 attendees during the three-day event. The first two days of Ultra Europe—which is now the largest festival to ever have been held on Croatian soil—took place in the Poljud ...

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Flux Pavilion Announces Freeway EP & North American Fall Tour

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British bass aficionado Flux Pavilion has blown the lid off of his upcoming Freeway EP, as well as the accompanying Freeway Tour, heading out across North America this fall. The tour will kick off on September 25th in Urbana, IL and trek across 32 different cities before culminating on November ...

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America’s Best DJ: Camp Bisco Brings the Heat

Mariaville, N.Y. – In the peak of New York’s summer heat, 20,000 EDM fans make the trek to Mariaville—quaint lake town in upstate New York—to experience Camp Bisco this past July 11-13. The four-stage music festival offered big-room house, jam bands, rappers and trappers. Known for its rural ...

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Bassnectar Announces Fall ‘Immersive Music Tour 2013’

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Despite having just finished up his Spring Tour last month, America’s Best DJ 2013 nominee Bassnectar is showing no signs of slowing down with his announcement of his “Immersive Music Tour 2013” this fall. The tour will kick off on September 19th in Oakland, California’s Fox Theater and will ...

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Q-dance Kicks off Q-dance Qontest and US Radio Show

World-renowned hardstyle event series Q-dance has announced the Q-dance Qontest, which offers participants the chance to win a performance spot on its stage at TomorrowWorld in Atlanta this September. The winner will also receive a guest spot on iHeartRadio’s Evolution radio station’s ...

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Break Science & Redman Ask ‘Who Got It’ With New Single & Tour

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Based out of Brooklyn, electronic duo Break Science has just released the single “Who Got It” ahead of the release of their debut album this Fall. The track, a collaboration with rapper Redman, is the latest release from Pretty Lights Music, and is available as a free download.  “Who Got It” is ...

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America’s Best DJ: NYC Grooves & Chi-Town Jams

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Chicago – This past weekend, we caught a double dose of New York City grooves and, looking forward to Independence Day weekend, we’re thrilled to be able to blow into the Windy City for a beachfront festival sporting an outstanding lineup of its own. It’s just the next two chapters in the book ...

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Aruba To Launch Electric Festival in September With Chuckie, Hardwell

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Announced today, Aruba will host the first ever Electric Festival from September 6th through September 8th with an initial lineup that includes Aruba resident Chuckie, Hardwell, and Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash. The event, which will be the largest of its type in the Caribbean, is a joint ...

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Baauer & RL Grime To Kick Off “Infinite Daps” Tour July 8th

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Mad Decent labelmates and America’s Best DJ 2013 nominees RL Grime and Baauer have announced the Infinite Daps tour with Ryan Hemsworth and Jim-E Stack. The tour, which kicks off in Ottawa on July 8th, travels through 9 cities across the US and Canada before concluding on July 20th in Omaha. ...

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Listen to Clockwork’s EDC 2013 Set

Electric Daisy Carnival 2013 has come and gone, but the live sets that have begun to trickle out from it will live forever. One of particular note came from Clockwork over at the Circuit Grounds tent, with a reported 15,000 festivalgoers in attendance. Clockwork, whose other alias RL Grime is a ...

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Win VIP Table Service to Miguel Migs at Marquee NY This Friday!

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Want to win VIP table service to see America’s Best DJ 2013 nominee Miguel Migs perform this Friday? DJ Times is partnering with Marquee New York to give away 4 VIP passes (each with a +1) to the stop on the America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ and DJ Times this Friday,... Read More

ID&T Confirms 192 Acts for Atlanta’s TomorrowWorld Lineup

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Taking place in Atlanta’s Chattahoochee Hills from September 27th-29th, TommorowWorld is one of the most anticipated dance music events of the year. Tickets for the inaugural American edition of the festival went on sale in April, but ID&T has just released the majority of the lineup. The ...

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Tracy Young Brings Genesis to NYC (Q&A and Free Download)

When it comes to experience, not many compare to Tracy Young. With over 20 years of DJing to her name, she’s played nearly everywhere. One of her biggest events is her yearly Genesis party, a New Year’s Day celebration taking place in Miami. She’s partnered with Live Nation to bring Genesis to ...

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Camp Bisco Announces Fundraiser for Tornado Relief

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Guy Gerber Releases Free Album & North American Dates

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Louie Vega & Elements of Life Plan Live Session for Sirius XM

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America’s Best DJ: A Tale of 2 Cities—A Look Back

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Mixify Plans Camp Bisco Digital Pre-Fest for 6/19

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Wavefront Reveals Third Wave & Local Talent Video Announcement

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Porter Robinson Unveils Summer European Tour

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Camp Bisco Releases Silent Disco Lineup Led by Passion Pit

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Zeds Dead to Embark on 'Altered States' Tour with Paper Diamond

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Robbie Rivera, Lucky Date, & Congorock to spin on Turntable.FM

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ID&T Confirms Dates for 1st US Sensation Tour

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Roger Sanchez Explores Roots with Video for “Troubleman”

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Matt & Kim, Flosstradamus, & More Added to Mad Decent Block Parties

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Insomniac Unveils 7-Day EDC Vegas Week 2013 Event Schedule

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America’s Best DJ: LA Entranced, Bi-Coastal Gigs & a Word with BT

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HOLY SHIP!!! Reveals 2014 Lineup Including Disclosure, Zedd, Skrillex, and More

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America’s Best DJ: Tour & Voting Launch at Movement

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Legendary DJ Premier to Appear at DJ Expo

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RBMA NYC: Trouble & Bass Crew Wins Culture Clash

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DJ Expo Update: Video Moves & More

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Atlantic City, N.J. – Mark your calendars, folks, because DJ Expo is closer than you think. Set for Aug. 12-15 at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J., DJ Expo will present the DJ industry’s largest exhibit hall with major manufacturers and distributors aplenty, plus a series of sponsored ...

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Red Bull Music Academy: DJs & Soloists Improvise

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Livestream Alert: Qbert to Talk Skratch!

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America’s Best DJ Victory Tour

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CRAZY CRUISE CARRIES TOP EDM TALENT OUT TO SEA Photos by Drew Ressler/Rukes.com Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.—It’s not every week that you can watch world-class DJs play all night in a club, and then all day on the sandy shores of the Bahamas. In fact, it’s only about once a year. But, this past Jan. ...

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EDM on NYE—Hot Shots from New Year’s Eve

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Ibiza-ness As Usual

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This past July, several of us from DJ Times had the pleasure of spending a week in Ibiza, exploring what the indisputable dance music mecca had to offer clubbers in its 2012 season. As of late, bloggers and reporters alike have been trying to herald Las Vegas as the “New Ibiza,” but we can ...

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Markus Schulz Voted America’s Best DJ for 2012

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Ferry Corsten: “Full On” Contest for Fans

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America’s Best DJ: Nearing the Home Stretch

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America’s Best DJ: The Beat Goes On

Morrison, Col.—There was no way to tiptoe around the subject: this past weekend’s Global Dance Festival was certainly colored by the national tragedy that occurred in nearby Aurora just hours before the three-day event began. Yes, the deadly July 20 shooting was on everyone’s minds at Red Rocks ...

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America’s Best DJ: Way Out West

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America’s Best DJ: A Tale of 2 Cities

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Jellybean Benitez to Speak & Spin at DJ Expo

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A Psybient Soiree: A Look Back

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Ultra Music Fest: A Look Back in Pictures

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CT in the House: Tiësto at Mohegan Sun

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NYC Story: Aoki Leaves Roseland Raving

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F*** Me I’m Famous: Guetta Glitterbombs NYC

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Swedish House Mafia Smashes Madison Square Garden

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Moogfest ’11: Costumed Freaks & Musical Fancy

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Record-Setter: Deadmau5 Gets Loose in NYC

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Nocturnal Wonderland: Insomniac Does It Again

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Electric Zoo: Back in the New York Groove

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Identity Festival Rocks Beantown

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ABDJ Tour Report: Desert Heat, Pool Parties & One UFC Champ

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Moogfest Adds Moby and Amon Tobin to Lineup

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Road Report: Braving T-Storms or Flat Beer, ABDJ Marches On

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Midweek Mania: Avicii Rocks Foxwoods

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Bass in Your Face in B’more, Double Duty in LA

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DJ Times & Ghost of Robert Moog, in Bed–again

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DJs at Musikmesse: Teutons of Fun

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DJ-Controller Gusher at Musikmesse

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How DJs Pump up the Value of their Reputation

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Ultra Music Fest: Bring It

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Sheening vs. Chilling at Ultra Fest

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More NAMM Noise: St-St-Stutter Edit

BT talks about his Stutter Edit gear that he debuted at NAMM

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NAMM Wrap: EV's Loudspeaker Buzz

EV debuts a new line of loudspeakers at NAMM

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Numark's Digital Developments at NAMM

The Numark NS-6 controller/mixer is another step up for digital jocks.

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Last Night A DJ Product Saved Our Life: Live from NAMM

A report on new DJ gear from NAMM show in Anaheim

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Ferry Corsten Unravels Dutch Dance Music Dominance

DJ Ferry Corsten explains why the Dutch dominate the dance music industry

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Monaco International Clubbing Show—in Pics

Pictures of the Monaco International Clubbing Show

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DJ Times & Expo Bring its Mojo to Monaco

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DJ Times, DJ Chuckie & Bling Fly to Monaco

DJ Chuckie will spin at inaugural Monaco International Clubbing Show, like a DJ Expo in the world's second smallest country.

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Moogfest Oracle Answers Question: What is Digital?

MoogFest attracts DJs to Asheville and rocks the halloween vibe

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ADE 2010: I Can’t Get No Sleep—Tutorials, Techno & Trance

Amsterdam, Holland—If you’re looking for a little rest and relaxation, The Netherlands’ biggest city isn’t really the place to do it. Not that we were trying, mind you—because once again, we had completed our participation at the Amsterdam Dance Event where we met with dozens of DJ/dance ...

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Dutch Dance Event Brings the Cheese

OK, so two days into the Amsterdam Dance Event, and here’s our Jim Tremayne’s report from the Dutch trenches: Once again, the ADE has sold out. The 15th annual dance-music industry conference—held at Amsterdam ’s historic Felix Meritis Centre and the nearby Dylan Hotel —has loaded ...

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Going Dutch: DJ Times to Hit Amsterdam Dance Event

Amsterdam, Holland—Most of the movers and shakers of the global DJ and dance music scene will be in Holland this week for the 15th annual Amsterdam Dance Event, which runs Oct. 20-23. That includes us. With its daytime conferences and networking sessions held at the Felix Meritis Centre and the ...

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Come Get Your Moog On

Want to go to MoogFest 2010? Here’s your chance. Just tell us why we should send you, and if we agree, you win a pair of passes. It’s that easy. We repeat: Just tell us why you should go to the MoogFest for free, and you can be picked to win a pair of passes…(Want... Read More

Hurricane? What Hurricane? Electric Zoo Blows Away NYC

New York City—It’s official, it seems: Electric Zoo easily defeated a weakened Hurricane Earl this past Labor Day weekend and blew away throngs of area electronic-dance music fans. Billed as New York’s Electronic Music Festival and presented by Made Event, the two-day festival—held at NYC’s ...

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DJ Times & Robert Moog: In Bed Together (finally!)

As the inventor of the Moog synthesizer, the late Robert Moog is hands-down The Godfather of dance music, if not the sperm donor for Yes and prog-rock, and, therefore, Asia. Still, the adulation all music types hold for him will coagulate in one giant rump shaking weekend, called the MoogFest, ...

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At Ibiza Summit, Larry Levan Grooves on…

Mike Pickering (pic), a storied dance-music jack-of-all-trades who DJed at Hacienda, helped launch Happy Mondays, and who recently restarted Deconstruction Records, recalled at the International Music Summit in Ibiza last week how New York nightclubs in the early 1980s altered the world’s way ...

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David Guetta: "I have two years…"

“This next year dance music is really gonna rule the world,” said David Guetta today at the International Music Summit in Ibiza. Guetta issued his dance music jeremiad on the “Big Dog DJs: F*** You We’re Famous” panel, hosted by Pete Tong, where he downplayed the impact he’s made on ...

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Jacking Beats, Kryptonite, Can't Stop Morillo

Jacking house is back, according to Erick Morillo, who spoke at the International Music Summit in Ibiza earlier on Wednesday. “What David Guetta is doing now is absolutely astonishing, what the Swedish House Mafia are doing is opening doors.” Morillo, quizzed by Summit organizer Pete Tong on ...

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Detroit Festival: Entire City Moves

Inner City’s Kevin Saunderson We’ve been to the The Detroit Electronic Music Festival (Movement), and we’re returning to the Detroit Electronic Music Festival (Movement) this weekend from May 29-30, because no other city in the States, or in the world, can boast such a pedigree of ...

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Charity Begins at Home, where the Heart is, which is a Lonely Hunter…

DJ Louie Munoz has been providing entertainment for the EJ Autism Foundation’s annual 4 Mile Run/Walk since its inception in 2007. And he’ll be at the bandshell again this year, Sunday, April 18, at the East Islip Marina in East Islip, Long Island, at 9:30 a.m. Registration is $25. And while DJ ...

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At the Alamo, Lady Gaga is No-No

Err, Houston—DJ Olyn Taylor has a problem.  He loves Lady Gaga as much as anyone, especially the new video for “Telephone,” but arty skin-flick music videos stand as much chance of acceptance in Texas grade-school events as, say, Death Row prison porn, or a blow-up image of Ozzy Osbourne ...

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WMC's IDMA Awards, The Fuzz and a Weak Bladder

The IDMA Awards were held last night, or was that two nights ago? Where are we? Who is that drinking our water bottle in our room? Whose room is this? Why are you putting cuffs on me? Ha ha. Wait, no, really. Why are you dressed like a cop? Why are you arresting me? Does... Read More

DJ Times@WMC Exhibit Hall: Say wha?

Let’s face it: People don’t travel to Miami Beach for Winter Music Conference’s exhibit floor. For most, it’s all about the parties and the sun, the DJs and the parties, the free stuff and the parties. (And maybe buying an “I’m in Miami, Bitch!” t-shirt.) But with the demise of Remix Hotel, we ...

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WMC w/ DJ Oracle: Dance Like Travolta, Sleep Like Edison

We came to absorb the wisdom of DJ Oracle, and we were sure we were not worthy. We found him stretched out on a poolside lounge chair at the W Hotel, a bearded older man dressed in a suit jacket and a bathing suit. A club kid thrust a flyer in our face. “Do not... Read More

DJ Quits Day Job, Heads to WMC

Jay Gutierrez from El Paso threw his hands up last night in frustration and told his boss, “I quit!”  He then went home, packed, dropped his Labrador Sparky off with a neighbor and drove to the airport, waited on line for nearly two hours to check a bag, endured another hour-long wait for a ...

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Preparing 2 Stalk U: DJ Times@WMC

If you’re going to Winter Music Conference next week, you’ll find it impossible to avoid DJ Times. We’ll try our best to minimize that “we’re no longer dating, but we can’t quit you” vibe, but still, we have a way of putting el estrange back in estrangement. On March 24, for ...

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Team Ultra: Deadmau5, will.i.am & DJ Times

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Wha? Where? Who? Few things outside of the U.S. national debt are larger than WMC’s Ultra Music Festival (OK, you’re thinking Kirstie Alley’s belt-size, but we won’t go there), and on March 26-27, DJ Times will make the event a little bit larger, with a booth at Bicentennial Park in ...

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