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

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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, for Blake Jarrell’s set… [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Video: Behind the Scenes on Bassnectar Tour – Sights & Sounds

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Since wrapping up Bassnectar’s spring tour a few weeks ago with a set of shows at the famed Red Rocks Ampitheatre, Meyer Sound has posted a behind the scenes video chronicling the show. Focusing on the inner workings of the sound and production of the show, the video gives insight into what goes into running one of the most powerful subwoofer systems ever used at Red Rocks. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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

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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 New York for the first time on June 28th at Irving Plaza. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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

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To kick off the start of EDC in Vegas, Afrojack is releasing the It’s A Matter Of… EP on Beatport this Friday, June 21st. The 4-track EP focuses on “hard beats and electrifying underground sounds,” and is intended to be both a thank you to his longtime fans and a precursor to his upcoming debut album scheduled for later this year. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Armin van Buuren To Enter A State of Space

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It’s not every day that trance DJs and producers fly to space, but in 2014, Armin van Buuren will do exactly that. Invited to be one of the 100 “Founder Astronauts” to travel to space, Armin and the other passengers will go through a special training program focusing on G-forces and weightlessness. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Camp Bisco Announces Fundraiser for Tornado Relief

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Two weeks ago, two destructive EF2 tornadoes with winds exceeding 125 mph tore through 17 miles of Schenectady County, including Mariaville, NY, the home of Camp Bisco. In response to this disaster, the organizers of the festival, MCP Presents, have set up a fundraiser to aid relief efforts. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Gesaffelstein Premieres New Track and Video for “Pursuit”

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His production with Kanye West, “Set It Off,” may not be officially available until Yeezus is released tomorrow, but Gesaffelstein has dropped a new single and video in the form of “Pursuit.” The track, a dark and ominous techno production featuring menacing synths and ghastly chants, is his first release since his collaboration earlier this year with Miss Kittin. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Guy Gerber Releases Free Album & North American Dates

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Guy Gerber is settling into his new Wisdom of the Glove residency at Pacha in Ibiza, but he’s still managed to find time to produce and release a free album, Who’s Stalking Who. Available for download on his Soundcloud, the album is an 11-track, 1-hour tour-de-force filled to the brim with deep grooves and pulsing bass. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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

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This weekend, Louie Vega and the Elements of Life are set to perform special live session for Sirius XM Caliente. Scheduled to air Saturday and Sunday, the program will have the group perform the new album Eclipse live. Additionally, it will also feature interviews and other bonuses from the making of the album. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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

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This weekend America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times takes a rare break, but this past Friday night (June 7) it hit both coasts simultaneously with impressive shows from a pair of top-shelf EDM acts—Gabriel & Dresden and BT. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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