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Manila Killa Back in the Motherland

Manila Killa is quickly rising as a known producer around the world. Growing up in Manila, Philippines and constantly moving to different places around the globe, Chris Gavino met all sorts of people who influenced his music. As a matter of fact, he works off ...
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#PetitionYOOKiEForLostLands

#PetitionYOOKiEForLostLands

As you all know, the Lost Lands lineup has everyone talking. There is a lot of talk about this year’s lineup. Some are ecstatic, some are let down. But one thing is for sure, our favorite bass duo YOOKiE should be on it! So, that's ...
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Alison Wonderland

Alison Wonderland Releases Her New Album AWAKE

The wait is finally over as Alison Wonderland releases her second album AWAKE. It is a follow up to her highly praised 2015 debut album, Run, and explores more of her personal growth as an artist. Fans got a bit of a taste for what this ...
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EDX’s Legacy in a Changing Music Industry [Exclusive Interview]

EDX is no stranger to the EDM scene, and whether you realize it or not, you’re no stranger to his music. Since his remix of Robin S’s, “Show Me Love,” blew up, EDX has moved on to only bigger and better things. Celebrating seven years ...
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Coachella

Coachella Live Stream Airs Exclusively on YouTube

Can't make Coachella this year? Well, that doesn't mean you can't be there. The festival is a two-weekend affair, the first being April 13- 15 and the second weekend being April 20-22, 2018. YouTube will broadcast the exclusive live stream during the first weekend on the ...
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EDC lineup

EDC Must-see Sets Include The Binches

The 2018 EDC lineup is spectacular. Insomniac has built a strong reputation for putting on a great show year after year. With that kind of power, they continually are able to bring in the big guns to bless their stages. There are so many musical ...
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Cinco de Kygo: Kids in Love Tour Chicago

May 5th, or as I like to call it, Cinco de Kygo, the Kids in Love Tour makes its stop at the United Center in Chicago. The city couldn’t be more excited. The strength of Kygo’s fan base is reflected in the size of the venues ...
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Making Makeup Guru’s Dreams Come True: Lime Crime’s Venus XL Palette

Roughly a week ago, I spotted a palette that made my jaw drop. I naturally gravitate towards warm eye colors but have had trouble finding deep reds and hot pinks wherever I go. The Venus XL Palette by Lime Crime solved my hunt to find the ...
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Gear up for Phoenix Lights

Today is the first day of Phoenix Lights! Entering its fourth incarnation, Phoenix Lights has emerged as the event produced by Relentless Beats. Nearly doubling their attendance each year, this show is all ages. Welcoming some of the biggest and most exciting talent the genre ...
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The Shell Tour Documentary

Behind The Scene With Snails: The Shell Tour Documentary

The man behind the revolution of Vomitquad, Snails is one of the most talked about DJ’s in dubstep. Whether you listen to his SNAILEDIT mixes or just his whimsical personality that we all love, we know and love Snails. I’ve grown to be a big ...
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camp EDC

Camp EDC, We Hold You in Our Hearts

Throwback Thursday #TBT. It was 1991, and the only camp that was cool aired weekly: Nickelodeon's Salute Your Shorts. Sitting by the television with a glass of Kool-Aid was entertaining. Ironically, around the same time, DJ Steve "Kool-Aid" was creating a concept that would someday ...
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Issue 37 of EDM World Magazine is Live! See Who’s Inside

Inside this issue with San Holo you will learn: ★ Finding Nostalgia with San Holo ★ Love and EDM: We Rise ★ The Magic and Mystery Behind Totems ★ Slay the Rave with Dolls Kill ★ How EDM Made Me More Body Positive ★ EDM ...
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Dancing after midnight in Japan JUST became legal?!

Though Japan is known to be one of the world's top nightlife cities, it has faced one major issue. In 1948, a new law was put into place when the Japanese government felt that American attitudes were corrupting Japanese youth. The law was a ban on ...
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You Had to Be at Brownies & Lemonade Ultra After Party

LA-based party Brownies & Lemonade created an international name for itself, curating high-energy events with secret-guest lineups offering the best and brightest in electronic music and hip-hop for years. Ultra’s 20 Year Anniversary was their first visit in Miami. Brownies and Lemonade conquered an all-day ...
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Ilan Bluestone and Giuseppe De Luca

Ilan Bluestone and Giuseppe De Luca Reunite in New Single “Let Me Know”

I've been on overdrive and trance is the steering wheel. Ever since coming back from Ultra Miami and Miami Music Week, my love for trance has grown. From seeing Gabriel and Dresden, Above and Beyond and Alpha 9, I knew this could be something special ...
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Deorro Teams Up With SCNDL For His New Single “Sonar”

Deorro releases his new single "Sonar," a new collaboration track with Australian-bounce duo, SCNDL, to bring in a crazy hard bass and addictive melody. The track kicks off nice and easy, giving listeners just a taste of the high-powered, but super fun, bounce beat they're looking ...
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EDCLV

EDC Las Vegas: The Anticipation is Real

Headliners, our beloved Electric Daisy Carnival held in Sin City is drawing closer, thanks to its newly-established date. EDC Las Vegas, or EDCLV for short, was once upon a time held in June. The date was pushed up to May 18-20 for the 2018 festival ...
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Why Festivals Fail (or Don’t) Panel at South by Southwest

South by Southwest offers session formats to look more into targeted topics. I attended the panel "It's Cancelled?! Why Festivals Fail (or Don't)." Panels typically feature one moderator and up to three additional industry experts who represent different perspectives and opinions in a given area, making ...
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Ultra Music Festival 2018 Live Stream

Ultra's 20th Anniversary is here! There are 3 stages to tune into to watch the live stream coming at you straight from Miami, Flordia. Channel 1 Ultra Live, Channel 2 Resistance Carl Cox Megastructure, and Channel 3 Resistance Arcadia Spider. Check them all out below! ...
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Daydream Fest Shanghai Unveils Phase-One Lineup

With the announcement of the festival’s Phase-One lineup, Daydream Festival China is marking its stamp as one of the leading festivals in the Chinese dance scene. Welcoming a plethora of the electronic scene’s biggest known stars, and alongside some of its most exciting emerging new ...
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Save Your Energy for Miami Music Week 2018

Miami Music Week began in 2011 leading up to end at the same time as Ultra Music Festival. Miami Music Week (MMW) has grown into an internationally recognized electronic dance music event. Every year hundreds of thousands of people come to Miami. The city transforms itself ...
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Gabriel and Dresden

My New Found Love, Gabriel and Dresden

There comes a time where you're just browsing through Spotify or a festival lineup and find a name that catches your eye. That name to me was Gabriel and Dresden. My Discovery: Gabriel and Dresden From San Fransico, Gabriel and Dresden's sound is a perfect ...
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Steve Aoki And Desiigner Get Matching Mic Drop Tattoos

On March 2nd, Steve Aoki posted via his Instagram of him and rapper Desiigner with matching ink to celebrate the RIAA gold certification on their successful collab single 'Mic Drop' with boyband BTS. In a video, Aoki explains that the duo decided on the design of a hand ...
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How to Be Prepared for Electric Daisy Carnival: Tips and Tricks

With EDC coming up this May, the additional camping and diverse lineup are attracting many newcomers. Since EDC is located in Las Vegas and is a three-day festival that runs all night in the heat, it takes a lot of planning for before, during and ...
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Health & Safety: Ten Ways to Promote Consent In a Festival Environment

“I am completely upset with everything that has been going on within EDM culture in the past few days. I attended Datsik’s tour in 2016 and received this backstage and tour bus pass! Unfortunately, my pass also said, ‘TUL$A’ on it. He kicked my guy ...
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Protocol Recordings Delivers Miami Music Week Event Alongside New Music

If you haven’t figured out which Miami Music Week event you’re hitting on Thursday, March 22nd, I’ll help you make that decision. Thursday night, ORA Nightclub will be hosting Protocol Miami 2018: Nicky Romero & Friends, and dropping bangers will be the protocol. This event ...
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The New Contest by Independent Artists for Independent Artists

Much of our day-to-day music is created by labels instead of artists. Many talented artists, DJs, and bands slip under the radar of common acknowledgment due to major record labels. New emerging acts have to be just as savvy, if not more, with their marketing ...
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