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    ALBUM PREMIERE: Designer Drugs – The Drugs Are In Control

    Designer Drugs made a big splash with their 2011 electro-punk debut Hardcore/Softcore, and New ...

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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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    To celebrate SFX Entertainment’s IPO yesterday, Afrojack joined CEO Robert Sillerman and other ...

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    Get Your Taxidermied deadmau5 Dead Mouse on Etsy

    If you were looking for a unique way to express your fandom for deadmau5, a new product on ...

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Felguk Preview New Slice & Dice EP with ‘Dead Man Swag’ & Video

Ahead of the release of their Slice & Dice EP on July 9th on Dongle Records, Felguk have released a preview of “Dead Man Swag,” as well as a video interview discussing the creation of the EP. Slice & Dice is the latest release from the Brazilian duo, who have said the new EP will... Read More

As I AM: The Life & Times of DJ AM Documentary To Be Released in 2014

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At the EDMbiz Conference in Las Vegas last week, Integral Entertainment Group and Manifest announced the production of a documentary about the late DJ AM. The film, directed by Kevin Kerslake, will be titled As I AM: The Life & Times of DJ AM, and will be released in globally in 2014. ...

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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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New Track: Lana Del Rey – 'Young & Beautiful (Serge Devant Remix)'

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It’s no stretch to say Lana Del Rey is one of the most remixed pop artists of the past few years. It seems that almost every dance producer, regardless of genre, has his or her own take on one of the singer’s tracks. Seemingly out of nowhere, Serge Devant has dropped one of the best... Read More

Kaskade Launches Video, Tour into ‘Atmosphere’ Ahead of Album

First previewed during Kaskade’s set on the main stage of Ultra Music Festival back in March, “Atmosphere” finally has a video. Released today, the video for the single features Kaskade himself singing directly to the camera of a photo booth. He is soon joined by fans singing along to the track ...

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Duck Sauce Unleash New Video, Announce Fall Album Release

There hasn’t been much quacking from Duck Sauce, the collaborative output of America’s Best DJ 2013 nominees A-Trak and Armand Van Helden, since the release of “Big Bad Wolf” back in 2011. However, the pair is back with a new single, video, and album announcement. Released today, “It’s You” is ...

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Martin Garrix Becomes Youngest to Top Beatport Charts with “Animals”

If you were anywhere near the vicinity of Las Vegas this past week, odds are that you heard Martin Garrix’s track “Animals” at some point. The single, a natural main-stage anthem with a huge synth lead and tribal drop, was played in sets across Electric Daisy Carnival and clubs across town ...

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Disclosure Drop Video for New Single “F For You”

Fresh off their LP Settle’s No.1 debut on the UK album chart, the boys of Disclosure have just dropped a video for their new single “F For You.” Armed with just their live setup, colorful lighting, and a few cameras, the Lawrence brothers show off their instrumentalism while impressive visual ...

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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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America’s Best DJ: Vegas, Baby—EDC & Marquee

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Las Vegas—After a week away from the road, America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times rolls on with a deep slate of events this weekend, sporting 27 different ABDJ nominees. First up, we’ll be at Marquee Dayclub Friday, June 21, for Blake Jarrell’s set, as he plays ...

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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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Afrojack To Release It’s A Matter Of… EP Friday

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Armin van Buuren To Enter A State of Space

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Camp Bisco Announces Fundraiser for Tornado Relief

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Gesaffelstein Premieres New Track and Video for “Pursuit”

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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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A-Trak Releases Clone-Filled Video for "Jumbo"

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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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Axwell Releases Video for New Single “Center of The Universe”

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Disclosure Settle Into No. 1 Spot on UK Album Chart

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Flosstradamus & DJ Sliink Drop Video for “CROWD CTRL”

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Daft Punk's New LP Debuts At #1, Sells 339,000 Copies In The USA

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Livestream Alert: Qbert to Talk Skratch!

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DJ Times Presents Grooves: September 2012

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Rob Swift Rocs for Raida

Rob Swift Rocs for Raida On Sept. 19, 2009, one of our great ...

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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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New At NAMM: 5 Picks from the Floor

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More DJ-Related Gear from Winter NAMM

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DJ-Gear Bonanza: Winter NAMM Begins Today

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Report from Amsterdam Dance Event

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Moogfest Adds Moby and Amon Tobin to Lineup

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Controllerists Battle for Control of West Coast Championship

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

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Play These Records–This Weekend

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Breaking: Bin Laden Bamboozled, Wolfgang Gartner Pumps Jams

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DJ University Opens its Online Doors

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DJ Art Mix Tour to "Stick it" to Tea Party

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DJ Times' Picks: Play These Records—Tonight!

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EDM Future is Bright: Dance Music Award Winners

Winners announced for International dance Music Awards

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Top 10 Blissful Records DJs Added this Week

Top 10 records added by DJs the week of March 9

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Beatport CEO Adell: "Nirvana moment for dance music is now"

Beatport CEO Matt Adell talks about digital music distribution

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WMC Takes Pulse of the Music Industry

Winter Music Conference seminar opines on the state of the music industry

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Barbara Tucker to Women at WMC: "There is only one you"

Barbara Tucker offers advice to young singer/songwriters

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Add These Tracks to Your Set

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Winter Music Conference 2011: Paul van Dyk Speaks

Paul van Dyk talks about how to approach a career in the music business

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Ear! Ear! — How to Preserve Your Hearing

A DJ can take steps to avoid hearing loss

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Grammy Wins for Danger Mouse, Afrojack, Guetta…

Many DJs were winners in the 2011 Grammy Awards last night

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Deadmau5 Collects Accolades

Deadmau5 garners Juno Award for "Sofi Needs a Ladder."

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Groove Check: Play these tracks…

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DMC Opens Battle Competition to Long-Distance DJs

DMC opens its competition to online video entries.

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Super Bowl Video Mash-up goes ESPN Viral

DJ Steve Porter has made a video mash-up for the NFL

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Afrojack Tops DJ Times Chart

DJ Afrojack tops the new DJ Times Club Charts

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And the WMC Dance Music Award Nominees are…

Nominees for WMC's International Dance Music Awards

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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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Play these 100 New Year's Eve floor fillers

Top 100 songs for DJs to play on New Year's Eve.

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Technics SL-1200 “Coffin Report”: Frankie Knuckles' First Time

Frankie Knuckles talks about the impact the Technics SL-122 had on his career

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Grammys Go Underground (Sorta)

Nominees for the 2011 Grammy Awards react to their nominations

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Technics SL-1200: DJ Times' "Coffin Report"

Grandmaster Flash and DJ Swamp reminisce about the Technics SL-1200 turntable

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DJ Shadow Paves the Way for Live EDM

DJ Shadow's "Live from the Shadowsphere" tour offers solutions to EDM problems.

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DJ Times & Expo Bring its Mojo to Monaco

DJ Times brings its Expo-pertise to Monaco club show

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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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How Globe-Trotting DJs Can Avoid Airport Agida

How global disk jockeys can ease their airport hassles.

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Your Halloween DJ Playlist

Here they are, those songs you can play in your sets this weekend—aside from Monster Mash…. The Freaks Come Out at Night – Whodini Don’t Fear the Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult Black No. 1 (Little Miss Scare All) – Type O Negative Devil Inside – INXS Nightmare on my ...

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Update: Technics SL-1200 To End Production; Serato Wins

Technics turntable ending production after nearly 40 years

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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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Josh Wink Takes his Top 10 to Amsterdam

Electronation’s official opening party during the Amsterdam Dance Event 2010 will host two of the biggest brands in contemporary dancemusic: Adam Beyer’s Drumcode Records and Josh Wink’s Ovum Recordings. We’ll be there, because the lineup will include: Adam Beyer Josh ...

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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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Exclusive: DJ Times to Present “The Last Gasp” at MoogFest 2010

Asheville, N.C.—Everyone knows that MoogFest 2010—set for Oct. 29-31—expects to be hot weekend that’ll see acts like Devo, Massive Attack and MGMT light up the Western Carolina city. And Halloween Night, the last evening of MoogFest, certainly promises to be a wild one as DJ Times will present ...

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ABDJ Winner QBert Takes Home the Golden Mixer

DJ QBert was officially awarded the 2010 America’s Best DJ title this past Saturday, Oct. 2, at Ghostbar in The Palms in Las Vegas. The award show and closing party at the Rain nightclub—with QBert, Scotty Boy and Manufactured Superstars on the decks—culminated the three-month-long event, which ...

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Clicks by DJ D-Nice

DJ D-Nice has been in the game since the days of Boogie Down Productions, and in our ongoing series, “Beyond the Console”—highlighting DJs’ skills beyond rocking the party—we couldn’t think of  a finer lensman, with an artist’s eye for inspiration, and ...

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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

(Not) Breaking News: Record Labels on Life Support

As record companies continue to lament the decline of their industry—in 2000, the industry peaked with worldwide sales of $40 billion, and is half that now—we’re always wondering how grim grim can be. According to Billboard Magazine, it’s still grim. Here’s the ...

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News: Deadmau5's Beats, MTV's Meat

The buzz surrounding Lady Gaga and her meat dress at last night’s MTV VMA Awards has yet to subside–and we’re frankly surprised that no one has made a fuss about our blazer made of whole wheat pizza–but we have taken a shine to the fact that Deadmau5 rocked the show. As ...

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America's Got DJ Talent: Qbert Wins!

The polling stations are closed, the season of handshakes and baby-kissing has drawn to a close, the votes have all been tallied, the bribe money counted, and it’s official: DJ Times magazine and Pioneer DJ announce that DJ Qbert has been voted America’s Best DJ for 2010. The ...

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Can Chicago House Music Fill Iconic Hole?

With the announcement that Chicago Mayor Richard Daley is vacating office after his term ends, Chicago is flagellating in a potential political vacuum, wondering how they’re going to fill such an iconic hole—after all, Daley has held office since 1989, when Chicago house music was just entering ...

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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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Tracks we'd Like to Hear@Ground-Zero Mosque

Can Feisal Abdul Rauf, chairman of the Cordoba Initiative and imam of the ground-zero Muslim Community Center, play hardball? He probably won’t need to, not tonight anyway, when he sits for an interview with CNN’s Larry King, who, to his credit, has developed his franchise around one of ...

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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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Do Your Tracks Ooze Eno?

The trial-and-error approach to songwriting, as told to DJ Times by Booka Shade’s Arno Kammermeier, who picked it up from Brian Eno. “Many times, what he did was with the big, 24-track, recording machines, [Eno] would play one track, then he’d play the whole next song with the setting leftover ...

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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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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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How Moms Gave Birth to the DJ Industry

Although no statistics are available, we can claim with anecdotal certainty that mothers have purchased more turntables and mixers than any other consumer demographic. She might have done it out of pure love, or to keep your ass busy when you were 13, or as revenge against that noisy neighbor. ...

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iPad DJs Cue the Future?

When the iPad debuted three weeks ago, the publishing industry commenced praying for rescue. But can an iPad fill dancefloors? Do they need salvation? Is the iPad just an iPod on steroids? We spoke to Rana Sobhany, a New York-based new media/advertising pro, author and, as far as we can tell, ...

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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

Colorado DJ's iPhone App Fights Halitosis

The days of barf-breathed barflies getting all up in your face to request a song may be over, according to one very wired Colorado DJ, who rigged a way to allow guests to make requests with an iPhone or iPod Touch. Bobby Sorden, owner of Sensational Sounds Professional DJ Service in Falcon, ...

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Cedric Gervais Pumps EuroBabes out of Alligator Boots

OK, so one night we catch reality-show star DJ Pauly D playing an overlarge Irish pub in Wantagh, on Long Island’s South Shore. The next evening, we somehow manage to mingle with the overly fashionable crowd at Kiss & Fly, in Manhattan’s trendy Meatpacking District. Adaptable, we are. This ...

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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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