In an interview with Annie Mac on BBC Radio 1 show this week, pop production polymath Diplo discussed his ever-turbulent relationship with EDM.
In telling Mac about his new EP ‘California’, which will find the producer veering away from his EDM palette, he admitted that both he and Calvin Harris were opportunistic when it came to adopting the immensely popular style when it was on the rise.
EDC Las Vegas has revealed the 2018 line-ups for its eight stages. Aside from Kinetic Playground and Circuit Gardens, each stage has an official host, including the return of HARD. EDC takes over the Las Vegas Motor Speedway 18th through 20th May.
Martin Garrix continued to earn industry accolades as February 2018 came to a close. The United States’ RIAA certified the Garrix and Dua Lipa collaboration ‘Scared to Be Lonely’ as a Platinum release (1,000,000 units) and his Troye Sivan-featuring single ‘There For You’ as Gold (500,000 units).
Porter Robinson has returned as Virtual Self, his newly launched side project, with a new music video for the track ‘Ghost Voices’.
Martin Garrix, David Guetta and Brooks’ collaboration ‘Like I Do’ dropped earlier today (Thursday 22nd May) and you can listen to it below.
The track was originally played by Garrix — the man who finished in the No. 1 spot in DJ Mag's Top 100 DJs 2017 poll — during his TimeOut72 Festival set in December, attended by 60,000 people in the Indian paradise and party state of Goa.
Alison Wonderland has taken to social media to tease a forthcoming new album. While no release date has been confirmed, the Australian DJ/producer did share the album cover and official title, ‘Awake’.
“Hope I do u proud,” the recent DJ Mag North America cover star shares on the 13th February tweet, which also sees Wonderland sporting a vibrant purple mane.
Looptopia, Taiwan’s first and largest home-grown EDM festival, has confirmed Axwell Λ Ingrosso, DJ Snake, Yellow Claw and Jauz, among others, for its 2018 line-up. The festival has also locked in other big names in EDM, dubstep and trance like Markus Schulz, Ferry Corsten, Excision, Ghastly and more, as well as local DJs and artists from across the burgeoning Asian EDM market including RayRay, DJ Karlie, DJ Ghost, Miss Ann and others. This year marks the festival’s second instalment following its debut in 2017.
Martin Garrix, David Guetta and Brooks' collaborative tune, 'Like I Do', has now been given an official release date, according to an announcement made this week by the latter of the trio.
The track will land on 22nd February, which, at the time of writing, is just over one week away, after originally being premiered by Garrix, the man who finished #1 in DJ Mag's Top 100 DJs 2017 poll, during his TimeOut72 Festival set, attended by 60,000 people in the Indian paradise and party state of Goa.
David Guetta is set to return to the While Isle this summer with the EDM star locked for another season of his BIG residency at luxe nightclub Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel.
Manning the club's decks for six years and counting, Guetta will play an extended run of dates in 2018 kicking off on 4th June through to 24th September.
Founded by promoters U Lee and Sascha as a hub for all things vibrant and wild, the former warehouse venue that is Bootshaus has become the stuff of legend. The club boasts three unique areas, including its amphitheatre-like main room with stunning visuals and pyrotechnics as well as an entire open-air section.