Barcelona's Sónar festival has revealed its 24th edition will feature the crème de la crème of electronic music artists once again, naming Nina Kraviz, Nicolas Jaar and Moderat amongst the first wave of 22 acts.
The event will take place from 15th to 17th June 2017. Joining the aforementioned on the nighttime line-up are French duo Justice, The Black Madonna, Eric Prydz, Clams Casino, Cashmere Cat, Damian Lazarus, Del La Soul and Fat Freddy's Drop.
Eric Prydz’ EPIC Radio has returned for the first time since 2014, with the Swedish producer restarting the series earlier this month.
Prydz is set to drop an EPIC Radio show once a fortnight, and for the second he has dropped eight unreleased tracks – including material from his Pryda and Cirez D aliases – on ‘Eric Prydz presents: EPIC Radio 015’. You can listen to it below.
Eric Prydz is proving himself to be a superstar DJ in more ways than one, with the announcement that he will play a special gig for a terminally ill fan.
Earlier this week, Reddit user YardleyYeti posted explaining how he had been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer and was worried he wouldn't make it to the Prydz's EPIC 5.0 show in LA in the New Year.
Eric Prydz’ has dropped his new ‘Pryda 037’ EP through his own Pryda Recordings label. You can listen to it below.
‘Pryda 037’ is made up of three tracks, ‘Choo’, ‘The Future’ and ‘The End Is Just The Beginning’.
Prydz first teased that new material was on its way from his prog-heavy alias when he dropped a rather blatent, if detail-free, teaser via his Twitter account last month (October), simply saying “Pryda is coming...”.
Electric Gardens, who locked in Eric Prydz for their run of 2017 festivals across four locations in Australia next year, have added Jamie Jones, Sasha and Basement Jaxx in the second wave of artists announced.
The one-day event is set to roll through Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth between Thursday 26th January and Saturday 4th February 2017. You can see the full list of dates below.
The new additions won’t be playing the Perth date though, with artists joining Prydz on the West Coast due to be announced next week.
Eric Prydz has revealed the release date of his new Pryda EP, which is set to land on Monday 21st November. The title is still unknown.
Prydz shared the information in a statement via his Facebook page last night, which read, “PRY 037 21 NOV 16.” You can see the full post below.
No tracklist has yet been revealed, but it’s reported that Prydz has previously confirmed two tracks, ‘The End Is Just The Beginning’ and ‘The Future’, are set to feature. You can listen to those below.
Eric Prydz has revealed the first EPIC 5.0 live show to be announced, which is set to take place at Creamfields Steelyard in London on Saturday 27th May 2017.
The producer revealed the news in a video post on Facebook this morning (Tuesday 8th November). You can watch that below.
Eric Prydz has revealed in a new radio interview that his EPIC 5.0 live show is coming.
Prydz’ EPIC shows are amongst the most technologically advanced setups created for the live stage, with his most recent taking to the road earlier this year.
Speaking about his new show in an interview on Insomniac’s Night Own Radio, Prydz said, “We are currently working crazy on EPIC 5.0. I can’t give that much more information away. We’re taking it super serious now. Whenever the show comes out, it’s going to blow your head off.”
New material from Eric Prydz's prog-heavy alias Pryda is on the way.
The Swedish veteran has been dropped a rather blatent, if detail-free, teaser via his Twitter account yesterday, simply saying "Pryda is coming...".
Pryda is coming...— Eric Prydz (@ericprydz) 11 October 2016
Prydz has been toiling away in the studio all month, sharing clips of upcoming material.
Helsinki’s Philharmonic Orchestra gave Swedish DJ/producer Eric Prydz’s ‘Opus’ an orchestral makeover earlier this year — and it sounds totally stunning!
The rework was part of a performance titled Classical Trancelations in Concert which took place in late August and also featured covers of fellow dance anthems ‘Insomnia’ by Faithless and ‘Sandstorm’ by Darude.
Check out the live recording of the spellbinding version of 'Opus' below or check out the full recording here.