America’s Best DJ: Marquee Moment—Last Chance to Vote & Win!

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Today DJ Times will join much of the EDM world for the Electric Zoo festival, which will bring a slew of DJ talent to the Big Apple. But after spending much of the festival’s initial afternoon at Randall’s Island—it runs through Sunday—we’ll head over to Manhattan’s West Side for a little Marquee afterparty—and the final regular tour stop of America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Pioneer DJ Announces DDJ-WeGO2 Controller Release in October

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Pioneer DJ has announced an October release for the DDJ-WeGO2 controller, which is aimed at turning consumers into DJs with its range of simple-to-use features and portable design. Made with the beginner in mind, the controller features a Jog FX wheel and illuminated buttons, as well as bundled DJ software and native iPhone/iPad connectivity. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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TomorrowWorld Releases Video Trailer to ‘The Book of Wisdom’ Chapter Two

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With a little less than one month until TomorrowWorld kicks off in the US in Chattahoochee Hills right outside of Atlanta, the official video trailer for the festival has been released. The American edition of the festival has been dubbed as Chapter Two of ‘The Book of Wisdom’ (with the first chapter being last year’s Tomorrowland in Belgium), and will feature over 300 acts [READ MORE] Continue reading

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New Track: Adrian Lux & Marcus Schossow – “Wild Child (feat. JJ)”

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We’ve got an interview with Adrian Lux in the September issue of DJ Times, so there’s no better time for him to have dropped a new single. Uploaded to his Soundcloud today, “Wild Child” is a collaboration with fellow Swedish producer Marcus Schossow and the band JJ. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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#FreePlayThursday – 8/29/13

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It’s hard to argue with free, and when the thing in question is quality free music, it’s simply impossible to. For this week’s #FreePlayThursday, we’ve got eight free tracks for you, so sample them below and grab them for the low, low price of FREE. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Insomniac Announces Camping, New Venue for Nocturnal Wonderland

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Insomniac’s 19th annual Nocturnal Wonderland Festival returns on September 21st, and it has a brand new home in Southern California’s San Miguel Amphitheatre and Grounds. Additionally, this year’s festival will host camping, a first for the event. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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New Track: Skream – “Rollercoaster (feat. Sam Frank)”

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Despite being part of the original dubstep producers, Skream has spent the past year transitioning away from the bass and more toward the funk. This transformation has come to a head with his new single, “Rollercoaster,” which features vocals from Sam Frank. The track is an unabashed disco stormer, with groovy guitar licks and shimmering synths that create an irresistible dance tune. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Diplo Sets Sight on Twerk Wall World Record at Electric Zoo

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While an outcry from the general public has just erupted following Miley Cyrus’s twerking nightmare at last week’s MTV Video Music Awards, Diplo has reigned as the patron saint of the art since the release of his Express Yourself EP last year. In an attempt to solidify this position, Diplo has announced his plan to create a World Record-breaking twerk wall during his performance at this weekend’s Electric Zoo festival in New York City. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Daft Punk Premiere New Video Spot for “Lose Yourself to Dance”

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The robots of Daft Punk made a storm last month after canceling a performance on The Colbert Report due to a contract dispute regarding an appearance at Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards. Sunday’s broadcast saw the duo presenting an award with Pharrell and Nile Rodgers, as well as premiering a new video spot for “Lose Yourself to Dance.” [READ MORE] Continue reading

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#ABDJ2013 Giveaway: Win Passes + Drink Tickets To Dennis Ferrer @ Marquee NY 8/30

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Want to catch America’s Best DJ 2013 nominees Dennis Ferrer and Sleepy & Boo at Marquee New York on August 30th? Click here to enter to win 2 prize packages, each consisting of 2 tickets and 4 drink tickets! [READ MORE]

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