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Disco Donnie Presents Zoolu Feat. Excision, Protohype, & Minnesota in New Orleans 2/16; Launches Disco Donnieland website

Disco Donnie Presents, Winter Circle Productions, and Ampersand Events Present: ZOOLU Joy Theatre New Orleans, Louisiana  February 16, 2015 Located deep in the heart of the Big Easy, Joy Theater will come alive with bass Monday, February 16th for the 21st annual Zoolu! For its 21st birthday, Disco Donnie Presents, Winter Circle Productions, and Ampersand Events are teaming up to make sure the New Orleans mainstay is bigger and better than ever. This year, Zoolu gets a grisly lineup of bassjackers with the likes of Excision, Protohype, and Minnesota all see to perform at the infamous party. Still a top more »

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Tiga “Bugatti” (Boys Noize Acid Mix)

Tiga’s “Bugatti” has received the Boys Noize treatment which comes as the first remix from his highly anticipated “Bugatti” remix EP set for release on 1/27 via Mad Decent. This club-ready, spookier take on the original track boasts pulsing kicks and big bass coupled with backwards vocal manipulation at it’s finest. Tiga’s remix EP features Pusha T and remixes by Jauz, Tommy Trash, Zed Bias, Eats Everything, and Torren Foot. Check out the Boys Noize remix below. Stream Tiga “Bugatti” (Boys Noize Acid Mix) https://soundcloud.com/tiga/bugatti-boys-noize-acid-mix https://soundcloud.com/tiga https://www.facebook.com/officialtiga https://twitter.com/ciaotiga

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Converse Rubber Tracks & Moog Offer Free Recording Time To Aspiring Artists

“CONVERSE RUBBER TRACKS X MOOG” OFFERS FREE RECORDING TIME TO ASPIRING ARTISTS Converse Rubber Tracks and Moog Music Inc. partner to present “Converse Rubber Tracks X Moog”, a special weeklong residency providing free recording time to aspiring artists and access to a roster of state-of-the-art Moog equipment, including the Moog Model 15.  This special partnership with Moog – the leading producer of analog synthesizers in the world – will also provide artists the opportunity to record under the guidance of acclaimed DJ/producer and Moog artist, Nick Hook. Following the recording session, artists will retain all rights to their work. “Converse more »

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Thunder on the Mountain Announces Additional Artists for 2015

Thunder on the Mountain is thrilled to announce additional artists for the 2015 festival. Joining the all-star lineup are American country duo Big & Rich and country megastar Sara Evans. Additional acts include Roger Creager, Whiskey Myers, Kristen Kelly, Sundy Best, Zane Williams and Matt Stell, as well as previously announced Zac Brown Band, Carrie Underwood, The Band Perry and many more. Thunder on the Mountain will take place on June 26–28, 2015 on Mulberry Mountain near Ozark, Arkansas. The picturesque landscape of Mulberry Mountain will provide the backdrop for the much-anticipated return of the rowdiest honky-tonk party this side of the Mason-Dixon Line. more »

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Party Thieves Sends You To Heaven With New Mako Remix

Fresh off the success of the huge new tune entitled “Chief” with ATLiens, Party Thieves brings us an uplifting heavenly trap banger with his remix of Mako‘s – Our Story. This is an epic ballad about controling your future and leaving your mark that will last long after you’re gone. Party Thieves has certainly made it clear that’s what he’s out to do. This remix was released at 20k SoundCloud followers and will only be up for the next 48 hours. Grab it while you can and be on the look out for big projects to come from Party Thieves. Stream Party Thieves Remix more »

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Whiiite x Nicki Minaj: “Only.”

  As anyone who heard his remix of Lana Del Rey‘s “Shades of Cool” knows, shadow-clad Producer/DJ Whiiite (Chris White) has a way with sultry female vocalists. That said, the L.A. favorite is back with a new jam just in time for your Friday Eve, this time with hip-hop’s leading lady of the moment, Nicki Minaj. Out today, January 22, via Earmilk as a free download, Whiiite remixes “Only” ft. Lil Wayne, Drake and Chris Brown, off Minaj‘s December 2014 studio LP, The Pinkprint. With Nicki Minaj – “Only” (Whiiite Remix), Whiiite effortlessly blends cutting-edge dance music with a thumping odyssey of 808s over Minaj’s original haunting and minimalistic hip-hop beat. If the art didn’t make it clear enough, this remix definitely deserves the song more »

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Tune In: HOLY SHIP! Live Sets To Air January 23 – 26 On SiriusXM Electric Area Channel 52

This weekend starting tomorrow, Friday, January 23 at noon ET through Monday, January 26 at noon ET, SiriusXM’s Electric Area, channel 52, will broadcast exclusively a wide selection of sets captured aboard HOLY SHIP!’s January sailing.  Those who were unable to come aboard the three-day electronic music cruise can now experience the sets played from the likes of Disclosure back to back with Armand Van Helden, A-Trak back to back with Craze, Boys Noize, Gorgon City, Destructo, Odesza and more. Tune in to hear it all as well as details on how to win a cabin aboard the next HOLY more »

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Kid Cudi Reunites With MGMT, A-Trak & More For “Man On The Moon III”

The final installment of the Man On The Moon trilogy is on the way.  Kid Cudi took to twitter and initially stated that he couldn’t, and wouldn’t make MOTM3 without Plain Pat, Emile Haynie and A-Trak.  A-Trak, Haynie, Plain Pat, Dot Da Genius, MGMT, Ratatat, and more contributed to Cudi’s debut album Man on the Moon: The End of Day, the first in the trilogy. The concept album is considered to be a critically acclaimed success, praised for it’s exceptional composition and unique take on a hip-hop record. It also received three Grammy nominations and has since been certified Gold.   more »

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EXCISION ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM TO RELEASE FEBRUARY 3

EXCISION ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM TO RELEASE FEBRUARY 3 While dubstep fell behind other genres over the last few years, artists such as Excision carry the dub torch higher than ever. Every year he embarks on a lengthy tour showcasing his elaborate Excecutioner production rig, but the producer has not released a full-length album since 2011. However, Excision aims to make his return to the album world with the announcement of an impending LP, marked for release on February 3, 2015. The producer casually announced the new album on Twitter, although no details on the album’s title nor tracklist have been revealed yet. More details more »

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HUNDRED WATERS NEW REMIX ALBUM DUE NEXT MONTH

Hundred Waters have announced an ambitious new version of last year’s critically acclaimed sophomore album The Moon Rang Like a Bell comprised entirely of remixes, due out on OWSLA on February 17. Tapping a plethora of like-minded, forward-thinking musicians and producers the final work consists of remixes and reconceptualizations by Plaid, Huxley, Illangelo, Brandt Bauer, Shigeto, Kodak to Graph, and reworkings by members of the band among others (full tracklist below). The album is graced by an imaginative cover art “remix” of the original album art, rendered as a real-life diorama. The release arrives just days after the start of a more »

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[FREE DOWNLOAD] Nicki Minaj – Only (Whiiite Remix)

Los Angeles based Whiiite (Chris White) has some new tunes for us! The co-founder of Control LA creates his own take on rap diva Nicki Minaj’s banger “Only” featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown. Whiiite creatively mashes together this iconic banger with 808 elements to create a masterpiece fit for only the best ears. Listen as he dissects the core beat of “Only” by Nicki Minaj into a tasteful drop that is sure to make you want to wobble. Make sure to grab the free download! [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/187363612″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Stay connected: Facebook | Twitter

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JESSICA HOPPER TO RELEASE NEW BOOK THIS SPRING

THE FIRST COLLECTION OF CRITICISM BY A LIVING FEMALE ROCK CRITIC TO COME MAY 2015 VIA FEATHERPROOF BOOKS Jessica Hopper, a staple in the contemporary music scene and cultural journalist based in Chicago, has firmly established herself as one of the leading names in criticism and a firebrand of the form.  After 20 years in the industry, she has touched on just about every aspect – publicist, artist, critic, editor and author.  Her latest contribution is a collection of essays entitled The First Collection of Criticism by A Living Female Rock Critic, a bold and incredibly relevant statement in 2015. Spanning a few decades, more »

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EZRA KOENIG (VAMPIRE WEEKEND), DANIELLE HAIM (HAIM) JOIN ISLE OF LIGHT FESTIVAL WEEKEND

PRE-PARTY KICKOFF MARCH 6TH FEATURING DJ SETS FROM KOENIG, HAIM, ARIEL RECHTSHAID AND DESPOT   www.isleoflightfest.com Going where few music festivals have gone before – literally the first of its kind – Isle of Light is excited to announce the kickoff party taking place on March 6th in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic!   The opening night, reserved for IoL festival ticket holders only, will feature DJ sets from Vampire Weekend‘s frontman Ezra Koenig, indie rock’s favorite middle sister Danielle Haim, Grammy-winning producer Ariel Rechtshaid (Usher, Sky Ferreira, Major Lazer, Charli XCX, Justin Bieber etc) and NYC’s true ambassador, Despot. The party kicks off at 10PM at Moustache and space is LIMITED – details below. This incredible warmup is more »

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DBN vs Jordan Ferrer ‘Gotta Get Thru This 2015’ (ft. Oni Sky) // Released 2nd February on Mixmash

Continually pushing the boundaries of new and innovative music, Mixmash presents DBN & Jordan Ferrer’s ‘Gotta Get Thru This 2015’, a remake of the 2001 Daniel Bedingfield hit, released through Mixmash Records on 2nd February 2015. Keeping the original’s roots in forward-thinking and bass heavy sounds intact, DBN & Jordan Ferrer have reworked Bedingfield’s track into a modern hybrid of house and electro that lends itself perfectly to the UK Bass explosion of recent years. The resulting record is one that not only serves as a perfect tribute to one of the biggest tracks of the early 21st century, but more »

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LUCKY BEARD REC free track by ANUBI

Anubi   “Pleasure Garden” Free Download via Souncloud soundcloud.com/anubixx/pleasure-garden [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/187157229″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] “I started this track in mid-December with the intention to make a christmas gift for my fans, but as you may have noticed I didn’t finish it in time, so here we are! Pleasure Garden is a follow-up of my previous track Surrr, recently released on Lucky Beard All Stars Vol. 2. Since I love Sci-Fi movies and this is the year of the new Star Wars I decided to make both tracks with a quantum and ethereal atmosphere, it’s a kind of personal more »

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Mysterious Duo Avenue One Releasing First Original Track, “In Your Arms”

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/187159654″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Avenue One is a new collaboration between two established producers in the progressive trance scene, but for now their identities remain anonymous. They’ve been subtly releasing work over the past year, including their remixes of Aly & Fila’s “For All Time” featuring Jaren and Matt Cerf and Ost & Meyer featuring Fenja “Like We Love,” so a fan with a keen ear could solve the puzzle. On February 9, the enigmatic duo releases their first original track together, “In Your Arms,” on Enhanced Progressive and is one step closer to revealing their names. “In Your Arms” is more »

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OUT TODAY: Mord Fustang’s Debut LP, ‘9999 in 1!’

After much anticipation, Mord Fustang has released his debut album, 9999 in 1.The album finally lifts the curtain on the enigmatic wizard famed for merging elements of future synth, teched-out house, disco, electro, glitch, and hard bass grooves in a single track. According to Mord Fustang, 9999 in 1 is “kind of a concept album.” Growing up in the small Eastern European country of Estonia, Mord became a video game fanatic – today he claims “70% of my body is made of video games.” The title comes from the random numbers the video games of his childhood always had on the plastic yellow cartridges. The album is a more »

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Wakarusa Announces Third and Final Artist Lineup for 2015

Wakarusa Announces Third and Final Artist Lineup for 2015   Wakarusa Music Festival is thrilled to announce the third and final round of the artist lineup for the 2015 festival. This year’s final announcement of artists includes Major Lazer, Thievery Corporation, Umphrey’s McGee, Dirty Heads, Lotus and many more.  The 12th annual Wakarusa will take place on the majestic Mulberry Mountain June 4-7, 2015 near Ozark, Arkansas. This year’s lineup will feature an eclectic mix of indie, rock, EDM, hip-hop, reggae and more. Headliners will include Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, back from a seven-year hiatus, and electronic music powerhouse Major Lazer. In addition, Jimmy Fallon’s house band and neo-soul group The Roots, and dub-infused electronic bandThievery more »

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Introducing Uphoric, The Global Festival Television Network

New York, January 21, 2015: Creative entertainment marketing and experiential agency UG Strategies announces the upcoming launch of Uphoric, the world’s first digital television network dedicated to the global music festival circuit. Uphoric will provide viewers with an exclusive look into the world of festivals, from backstage to onstage. Programming will include artist and music content, behind-the-scenes footage, live concert streaming, industry documentaries, insider interviews, reality TV, and much more. Uphoric will initially launch via online and mobile destinations, and will also distribute content via international third-party cable and multi-channel networks.   “UGS has been working closely with festivals around the world for over a decade, and has heard more »

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