25th Anniv. Moment: Skrillex – July, 2011 [Interview]

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Originally published: July 2011 Burbank, Calif.—Just look at him—smoking a cigarette, sporting his massive hipster lenses and goth-kid cargo pants as he steps outside a rented soundstage, where he’s preparing for his Coachella performance in a few days. Depending on where you lie in the ...

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Ben UFO: Dubstep Innovator

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Is there any genre of music that’s exploded and splintered quite like dubstep? In half a decade, it went from a handful of inner-city youths in U.K. suburbs to domination of the pop charts, co-opted by everyone from Korn to Britney Spears. So stark has been the transformation from the emotive ...

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Datsik's Dirty Dubstep

 BO - Are You Facebooking Like a Pro?Bass bombs detonated throughout the ...

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Can Dubstep Re-Make Britney Spears?

No bigger advocate for dubstep can be found than in the person of Christopher “Rusko” Mercer, a recent transplant from the U.K. who has worked with M.I.A. and will be twiddling knobs and moving the mouse for the next Britney Spears’ record. “Dubstep picks up rock fans, the ...

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