Life In Color Miami Adds Nervo, Adventure Club, & More to Lineup

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After unveiling Kaskade as its first headliner last week, Life In Color Festival Miami has added four new artists to its lineup ahead of its inaugural two-day edition on December 26-27. Similarly to how organizers revealed Kaskade’s headlining performance, artist Borgore, Adventure Club, Nervo, ...

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Life In Color Festival Miami Adds Kaskade to Lineup with Video Reveal

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Earlier this summer, Life In Color announced plan to debut its first-ever two-day festival this December in Miami, and Kaskade has been unveiled as the event’s first performer. For the reveal, Life In Color—touted as the ‘World’s Largest Paint Party”—enlisted the help of artist David Garibaldi ...

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Kaskade – ‘Summer Nights (feat. The Brocks)’

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Kaskade is soaking up the last of the sun’s summer rays with “Summer Nights,” his new single out today on Audio Arkade. First created for his score to the Electronic Daisy Carnival documentary Under The Electric Sky and premiered at the festival in Las Vegas this past June, “Summer Nights” is a ...

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Hot Shots: Rebecca & Fiona on ‘Beauty is Pain’ & Their Swedish Musical Family

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Anyone who’s caught a DJ set from Swedish pair Rebecca & Fiona is aware that these two know how to start a party. With a DJ style that channels the energy of 90s rave culture through a uproarious Swedish electro filter, the girls have torn up festivals and clubs alike since taking up DJing ...

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DJ Times Nexus Radio 008: Mixed by Le Castle Vania

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Although he originally hails from Atlanta, GA, Dylan Eiland’s musical output has had little influence from the Dirty South. Since adopting the moniker Le Castle Vania, Eiland has created a discography of high-octane electro house bangers that have caught the eyes of even America’s Best DJ 2013 ...

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America’s Best DJ: Going for Gold in San Francisco

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Wild: DJ Times July cover star Carnage rains bass down on Las Vegas’ Marquee Dayclub. San Francisco, CA — After a weekend in Vegas, we’re Golden Gate-bound! This Saturday, America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times will touch down at San Francisco’s Ruby Skye ...

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Moonrise Festival Releases Phase Two Lineup

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Baltimore, MD’s Moonrise Festival is set to rise from the ashes of its 2013 cancellation on August 9-10, and its return has been further cemented with the announcement of its Phase Two lineup. Following last month’s Phase One unveiling—which included headliners Kaskade and Bassnectar—festival ...

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Swanky Tunes Talks New Single ‘Fire In Our Hearts’

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Good things come in threes, a saying personified succinctly by Russian group Swanky Tunes. With a discography comprised of raging EDM anthems—including collaborations with fellow Russian trio Hard Rock Sofa and America’s Best DJ 2013 Kaskade—the group has amassed a global following in its ...

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Kaskade Readies Redux EP Release, Unleashes ‘Ain’t Gotta Lie’ Remix Stems

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Despite closing out the inaugural Mysteryland USA with a headlining main stage set last month, Kaskade is revisiting his early club roots with the upcoming release of his Redux EP. The title—taken from his series of micro-tours and events in smaller clubs—refers to the America’s Best DJ 2013 ...

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Moonrise Festival Lineup Announced

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After a last-minute cancellation in 2013, Baltimore, MD’s Moonrise Festival is setting up for its grand return this August with the announcement of its lineup. The festival will take over the historic Pimlico Race Course from August 9-10 and will feature two full days of music, including ...

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DJ Times’ Can’t-Miss at Mysteryland USA

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Bethel Woods, NY — There’s a very special weekend in store for upstate New York. Tomorrow marks the US debut of ID&T’s Mysteryland, the world’s longest running electronic music festival. Running May 23-26, the event represents an important milestone for dance music: the multi-day festival ...

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Brazil’s Music On Board Cruise to Sail from US for First Time

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Brazil’s premier floating music festival Music On Board is making its way to the US for the first time, setting sail from Fort Lauderdale, FL this November. The cruise will make its maiden US voyage from Port Everglades from November 21-24, promising three days of world class DJs and production ...

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Kaskade Announces 2014 Summer Lovin’ Residency at Marquee Las Vegas

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Fresh off a massive Miami Music Week that included a Redux show and Main Stage performance at Ultra Music Festival, Kaskade has revealed plans to return to Marquee Las Vegas’ Nightclub and Dayclub at the Cosmopolitan this May for his Summer Lovin’ residency. Kicking off on May 3, Summer Lovin’ ...

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Miami Diary, Pt. 3: Boats, Gerber/Diddy Collab & The Festival Flu

Armed with a MacBook Pro, a set of CDJ 2000s, a Pioneer DJM-2000 and an Allen & Heath Xone:K2, Voorn had the crowd losing their minds (seriously—notice the guy on the far left).
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Miami Beach, Fla. – Flying in from New Orleans, following Buku Music + Arts Project (keep your eyes peeled for our upcoming web coverage), I hope can bring a different perspective to Miami Music Week than my DJ Times compatriots Natalie Raben and Chris Caruso, so here goes: Sunday, March 23: I ...

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Miami Diary, Pt. 2: Beats, Late Nights & a New Tattoo

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Groovin’: Jamie Jones (right) & Art Department’s Kenny Glasgow. Credit: Ian Witlen/Red Bull Content PoolMiami Beach, Fla. — It was the most wonderful time of the year: Miami Music Week! Running concurrently with both the Winter Music Conference and Ultra Music Festival this past week, all ...

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RPM Returns to Miami Music Week with Seven Parties

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RPM is returning to Miami Music Week with a star-studded set of seven parties spread over five days. The series kicks off Wednesday, March 26 with the Kings of Ace pool party at the Shelborne, Afrojack and Martin Garrix headline a stacked lineup that includes Bassjackers, Sidney Samson, and ...

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ID&T Unveils Debut Mysteryland USA Lineup

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Mysteryland is set to make its US debut on Memorial Day weekend on May 25 and 26 at the legendary site of the original Woodstock festival in Bethel Woods, NY, and ID&T has finally revealed its artist and stage lineups. Steve Aoki and Kaskade will headline the fest on Saturday and Sunday, ...

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BUKU Music + Art Project 2014 Daily Lineup Released

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With just one month left until BUKU Music + Art Project takes over New Orleans, LA for the second time, organizers for the festival have announced the daily artist lineup, as well as released tickets for individual days. Friday’s lineup leans more dance-oriented with Zedd, Zeds Dead, and ...

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Rebecca & Fiona – ‘Candy Love’

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Swedish DJ/vocalist duo Rebecca & Fiona have returned with the release of their new track “Candy Love” and its music video. The track—out now via Ultra Records—is the first single off their upcoming album Beauty Is Pain, due out this April. “Candy Love” sees the pair straying from the ...

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Kaskade to Score Insomniac Documentary Under The Electric Sky

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America’s Best DJ of 2013 Kaskade has signed on to provide the musical score for the upcoming Insomniac documentary, EDC 2013: Under the Electric Sky. The film chronicles the fan experience at the 17th annual Electric Daisy Carnival festival, which took place this summer in Las Vegas. In ...

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#FreePlayFriday – 11/1/2013

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New month, new tunes. November is upon us, meaning that holiday decorations will soon take over every square inch of stores everywhere. Embrace the beginning of festive season with gifts from us in the form of five free tracks as part of this week’s #FreePlayFriday. This week’s picks cover ...

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America’s Best DJ: Kaskade Cops the Golden Mixer—Again

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Las Vegas – With his fans, the media and DJ-industry insiders all in tow, Kaskade was once again crowned America’s Best DJ at Las Vegas’ Marquee Club this past Sunday, Oct. 13. After 20-plus events on America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times, the fans spoke with ...

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See Pioneer DJ’s Artmix Exhibition Benefiting VH1’s Save The Music in LA TODAY

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The exhibition of the second edition of the Pioneer DJ Artmix, Pioneer DJ’s fund raising program that sees DJs using CDJs as canvases in order to benefit VH1’s Save The Music Foundation, will take place today at The Bank in Downtown LA’s Art Walk. The event is free and open to the public from ...

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Kaskade Throws First Pitch at Chicago White Sox Game

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Kaskade has  been riding pretty high over the past week. After releasing his new album Atmosphere last week, Kaskade was named America’s Best DJ of 2013. In addition to all of that, Kaskade threw the first pitch at the Chicago White Sox’s game against the Cleveland Indians last week. Watch the ...

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

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Port Washington, NY – 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 ...

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Pioneer DJ Teams with Kaskade, Zedd, & More for VH1’s Save the Music

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Pioneer DJ has launched the second Pioneer DJ Art Mix, a fund raising program that sees superstar DJs creating their own works of art using Pioneer CDJ-2000nexus music players as blank canvases. The completed works will be auctioned off online via CharityBuzz.com to benefit VH1’s Save The Music ...

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America’s Best DJ: Summer Lovin’ & City Sweatin’

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By: Jim Tremayne Las Vegas – And down the stretch they come! America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times has reached its final month and it’s become a fast-and-furious race to the finish. This past weekend, DJ Times was in Las Vegas for a daylong double dose of beats, ...

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America’s Best DJ: Georgia Jams & Full-On Vegas

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Las Vegas – Once again, it’s back to Sin City for another round of shows on the America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ & DJ Times. Fast-forward: This weekend finds us doing double-duty at Marquee Dayclub and Nightclub. First up on Saturday, it’s Texas trance kings Tritonal at ...

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#FreePlayThursday – 8/1/2013

It’s almost the weekend, so grab nine free tracks to get it started right! We’re bringing you the best in free downloads, which you can stream and download from our Soundcloud below. While Cedric Gervais and Kaskade have both released progressive house remixes of Lana Del Rey’s “Young & ...

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Kaskade Reveals Album Details, Set to Play ABDJ Event

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America’s Best DJ 2013 nominee Kaskade has revealed the album artwork (seen above), as well as the September 10release date for his new album Atmosphere. The album, featuring his current single “Atmosphere,” will be released through Ultra Records, and will be available to preorder starting ...

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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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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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Insomniac Unveils 7-Day EDC Vegas Week 2013 Event Schedule

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Arizona DJ Goes Corporate

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Phoenix, Ariz.— It happened one night in 2004, when a friend asked William Reed to guest DJ at his club. The offer back then seemed scandalous: $50 and drinks for four hours. Reed thought he was getting the better end of the deal back then—and in actuality he was. That one-off gig turned into ...

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Kaskade: America’s Best DJ

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Six months after taking the 2011 America’s Best DJ title, Kaskade remains a little giddy. To hear him tell it, he’s just as excited about DJing and making music as he ever was, certainly as much as when he fell in love with it all as a suburban Chicago teen listening to B96 radio and... Read More

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

Full Weekend: Kaskade will play Marquee clubs & EDC Vegas. Photo: Ashley Suszczynski

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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Identity Festival Rocks Beantown

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Rocky Mountain High: America's Best DJ Summer Tour Does Denver

You hear about the Denver city bus driver who drove the wrong way on the Interstate? This weekend, that driver will have plenty of time to check out the America’s Best DJ tour, which hits the Rockies and the Global Dance Festival, because he has no job. Hopefully, he’ll be entranced by ...

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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