An astronaut has performed the first DJ set in space, breaking through the limits of earthly clubbing to set a new record (and then some).
Luca Parmitano is based on the International Space Station and was inspired to attempt this feat due to his belief that music is one of two global languages, alongside maths. This groundbreaking moment combines both, with the cosmic professional playing tracks on a tablet while suspended in zero-gravity.
Above & Beyond have collaborated with Seven Lions for an emotional new single, ‘See The End’.
A collaboration between these heavyweight producers has been years in the making, following the 2011 remix competition that introduced young Seven Lions to Above & Beyond with his stellar remix of ‘You Got To Go’ featuring Zoë Johnston, turning him from bedroom producer to a mainstage headliner.
REZZ has announced a virtual reality listening party on Tuesday 23rd July to mark the release of her new EP, ‘Beyond The Senses’.
The producer will appear as an avatar version of herself thanks to Wave Studio. Fans can run the Wave app on a variety of platforms— from Oculus Rift (downloaded through Oculus) to HTC Vive and PC desktop (available via Steam)— to get involved.
Electroland will return to Disneyland Paris for another edition of the festival in 2020.
Making its debut in 2017, Electroland featured Steve Aoki, Nervo, Michael Calfan and Richard Orlinski, with LED screens, a full production set up and projections on The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror.
Last weekend this year's Electroland took place, which has now grown into a three-day event, with performances from Alesso, The Magician and Armin Van Buuren, with a theme of both The Lion King & Jungle Festival.
The Super Mega Ultra Giant Mad Decent Block Party has been cancelled.
The event, announced back in April, was due to take place on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st July, with Major Lazer, Billie Eilish, Miguel and G-Eazy amongst the headliners.
A statement was made this morning from Diplo's Mad Decent HQ, citing 'circumstances beyond control' as the cause of the cancellation— which has come just ten days before attendees were due to arrive.
In his own life, Cédric Steinmyller plays two roles. There’s the quiet, observant young man, whose crystal blue eyes peer downward as he speaks. And then there is Klingande, the sensational commercial house icon who dominates the decks with the same confident ferocity that’s made him one to watch since 2012. When we connect with him during Miami Music Week, we meet both personas. Though seemingly shy upon introduction, Steinmyller possesses a friendly and relaxed demeanor. “It’s very easy to connect with people here,” he tells DJ Mag.
Following the release of singles 'Tough Love' and 'SOS', Avicii's posthumous album 'TIM' will be released later today.
Broadcast by Tomorrowland One World Radio at 5pm CET, Avicii's third studio album 'TIM' was completed by producers who worked with the late EDM star in the years before his death.
'TIM' is comprised of 12 tracks, including collaborations with Coldplay's Chris Martin and Imagine Dragons.
Porter Robinson has teased that new music is in the works, his first original solo stuff since 2014.
According to a post on the artist's Instagram page, in which he also appears with a new blonde hair style, fresh fair is en route.
"IF THIS DOESNT [sic] MEAN NEW PORTER MUSIC IS IN THE WORKS THEN WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON"
Forbes’ World’s Highest-Paid DJs, topped by Calvin Harris, are earning the lowest amount since 2013 according to this year's International Music Summit report from Ibiza.
Dance music's share of the global music market in general has declined over the 12 months to December 2018. The UK saw the biggest loss— from 11.6 to 9.5%. In the US, the drop was from 3.5 to 3%. Germany and Canada, meanwhile, actually saw electronic genres grow during the same period.