WATCH: Danny Tenaglia Talks Inspirations, Winter Music Conference, & more

Careers in DJing like Danny Tenaglia’s don’t come around often. With a 30-plus year tenure as an unwavering club fixture, Danny’s been through it all: from attending the Paradise Garage in the 1970s to his current residency at Brooklyn’s Output nightclub. At the “Found At Sea” yacht party ...

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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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29th Annual International Dance Music Award Winners Announced


The dust is still settling from Miami Music Week, and the winners of the 29th Annual International Dance Music Awards have been named at the Winter Music Conference. Recognizing and honoring acheivements across 57 categories—from artist and music to clubs and technology—and voted on by more ...

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Miami Diary, Pt. 1: Pool Parties & Puddles

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Hardwell at SiriusXM Music Lounge. Photo: Aaron Davidson Miami Beach, Fla. – Is it WMC (Winter Music Conference) or MMW (Miami Music Week) now? Does it matter anymore? Not really. Whether you wanna gain knowledge, do the industry schmooze or just get your groove on all week, there was something ...

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GIVEAWAY: Tiga, Matthew Dear, Curses at Shore Club Miami Pool Party on 3/29


Blood in the water–watch out! MFG Productions is bringing its latest Swimming With Sharks pool party to Miami’s Shore Club on March 29 from 12pm to 8pm. DJ Times is giving away a pair of tickets to the event, giving one winner and a friend the chance to see Tiga, Matthew Dear, ...

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TICKET GIVEAWAY: VIVa Warriors Miami: Steve Lawler & Friends

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Steve Lawler’s bringing his VIVa Warriors party back to Miami Beach’s The National Hotel on Wednesday, March 26, and DJ Times is giving away a pair of tickets for the Winter Music Conference pool party. One lucky winner and a friend will get a chance to see performances from Matthias Tanxmann, ...

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Steve Angello Celebrates Size Records #Decade with Free Catalog Download


Steve Angello is kicking off #Decade, a month-long celebration of the ten year anniversary of Size Records, with a Google Play partnership giving away the label’s entire catalog for free. Beginning today, fans can visit to access the links to the free tracks in the Google Play ...

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Red Bull Guest House Announces Breakfast Club Parties


The Red Bull Guest House will touch down for a second year at the Gale South Beach during Miami Music Week later this month, and the lineups for the Breakfast Club set of events have been announced. The late-night festivities kick off at 2:30 AM on Friday, March 28 with a M-nus Records party ...

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29th Annual IDMA Nominees Revealed


With Winter Music Conference just around the corner, the nominees for the 29th Annual International Dance Music Awards have been revealed. The 57 awards range from track and artist-specific categories to tech and club honors, with the ceremony set to recognize dance music’s 2013 achievements ...

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Can Tenaglia, Rivera & All Star DJs Empower Your Set?

DJs dispense wisdom at a Winter Music Conference seminar

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EDM Future is Bright: Dance Music Award Winners

Winners announced for International dance Music Awards

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Beatport CEO Adell: "Nirvana moment for dance music is now"

Beatport CEO Matt Adell talks about digital music distribution

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WMC Takes Pulse of the Music Industry

Winter Music Conference seminar opines on the state of the music industry

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Barbara Tucker to Women at WMC: "There is only one you"

Barbara Tucker offers advice to young singer/songwriters

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Winter Music Conference 2011: Paul van Dyk Speaks

Paul van Dyk talks about how to approach a career in the music business

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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

DJ Times@WMC Exhibit Hall: Say wha?

Let’s face it: People don’t travel to Miami Beach for Winter Music Conference’s exhibit floor. For most, it’s all about the parties and the sun, the DJs and the parties, the free stuff and the parties. (And maybe buying an “I’m in Miami, Bitch!” t-shirt.) But with the demise of Remix Hotel, we ...

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WMC w/ DJ Oracle: Dance Like Travolta, Sleep Like Edison

We came to absorb the wisdom of DJ Oracle, and we were sure we were not worthy. We found him stretched out on a poolside lounge chair at the W Hotel, a bearded older man dressed in a suit jacket and a bathing suit. A club kid thrust a flyer in our face. “Do not... Read More

DJ Quits Day Job, Heads to WMC

Jay Gutierrez from El Paso threw his hands up last night in frustration and told his boss, “I quit!”  He then went home, packed, dropped his Labrador Sparky off with a neighbor and drove to the airport, waited on line for nearly two hours to check a bag, endured another hour-long wait for a ...

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Preparing 2 Stalk U: DJ Times@WMC

If you’re going to Winter Music Conference next week, you’ll find it impossible to avoid DJ Times. We’ll try our best to minimize that “we’re no longer dating, but we can’t quit you” vibe, but still, we have a way of putting el estrange back in estrangement. On March 24, for ...

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Team Ultra: Deadmau5, & DJ Times


Wha? Where? Who? Few things outside of the U.S. national debt are larger than WMC’s Ultra Music Festival (OK, you’re thinking Kirstie Alley’s belt-size, but we won’t go there), and on March 26-27, DJ Times will make the event a little bit larger, with a booth at Bicentennial Park in ...

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You wanna open for Paul van Dyk?

Paul van Dyk behind the decks, headphones on

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