Kaskade Takes ‘America’s Best DJ’ Title a 2nd Time

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The votes of the fans have all been counted and it’s official: DJ Times magazine and Pioneer DJ are proud to announce that Kaskade has been voted America’s Best DJ for 2013. This is the second time Kaskade has taken home the award—he also won in 2011—and it marks the first time any DJ has won the 8th annual award twice.
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Skrillex & Boys Noize Stream New Dog Blood EP Ahead of Release

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After pushing its release date back to August 20th, Dog Blood has posted the Middle Finger Pt. 2 EP onto its Soundcloud page. Dog Blood—the collaborative project consisting of Skrillex and Boys Noize—premiered a few of the tracks from the release during their Ultra Music Festival sets back in March, and Skrillex played a two cuts in his Essential Mix this summer. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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

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Going into its third annual voyage, HOLY SHIP!!! has released its lineup for the three night cruise and dance music festival. The lineup spans a wide range of styles and includes both seasoned veterans and rising stars. [READ MORE] Continue reading

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Holy Ship!! Takes EDM Out to Sea

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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. 3—for the second consecutive year—HARD’s Holy Ship!! set sail for the Bahamas on the 3,600-capacity MSC Poesia cruise line. And the DJs rocked it all weekend long. [...] Continue reading

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

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New York City —First off, Happy New Year!
This past New Year’s Eve and its previous weekend, the EDM world saw plenty of its top DJ/performers light up venues across the country for thousands of adoring fans. From Las Vegas to Dallas and New York City, some of the globe’s major talents welcomed in the New Year, then drove their beats deep into the night. [...] Continue reading

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America’s Best DJ: Markus Schulz to Wear Crown in Vegas

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Las Vegas— The time has come to crown the new king, and throw a little party while we’re doing it.

That’s what on the agenda in Sin City this weekend, as Markus Schulz—America’s Best DJ 2012—will be honored by DJ Times and Pioneer DJ for taking this year’s title. He’ll be presented with the Golden Mixer before he takes the decks at [...] Continue reading

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Markus Schulz Voted America’s Best DJ for 2012

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Port Washington, N.Y.— The votes have all been counted and it’s official — DJ Times magazine and Pioneer DJ are proud to announce that Markus Schulz has been voted America’s Best DJ for 2012.

The talented Miami-based DJ will be honored October 7 in Las Vegas for the ABDJ Closing Party, which will include a press reception at Marquee [...] Continue reading

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America’s Best DJ: Way Out West

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Denver—After a weekend that couldn’t have seen more different audiences, the America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ settles into one spot this time around. And lucky for the fans and the DJs, it’s in one of America’s most spectacular settings—Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
Not that there was anything wrong with Mariaville, N.Y., this past July 12-14 when we did the all-night thing at Camp Bisco [...] Continue reading

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America’s Best DJ: A Tale of 2 Cities

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Las Vegas—As we look ahead to our next pair of tour stops, the two cultures couldn’t be more different this weekend, but that’s the beauty of America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ.

Why? Because three days of models, bottles and swimming pools in Las Vegas will roughly coincide with three days of all-night festival frivolity in the woods [...] Continue reading

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Skrillex spills his sub-bass secrets

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left; height: 117px; padding: 0 10px 50px 0; width: 175px;" />All eight tracks from Skrillex’s Scary Monsters charted on Beatport’s Top 10—in particular, the title track charted at No. 1, the first dubstep track ever to do so. This has put Skrillex on the road, leaving little time to maintain an apartment, let alone a home studio. So, not since Julian Assange has one homeless guy with a laptop managed to inspire and piss off as many people in such a short period of time. How does he do it?

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