By Emmy Morales Happy Friday! Today, we take a look at some of dance music’s raddest screen visuals, via interviews with the VJs for Skrillex, Swedish House Mafia, Avicii, and others. Plus, we’ve got your usual dose of music news and a whole lot more, so step right up. …read more Via: A look behind […]
By Jesse Ship Amanda Warner (aka MNDR) has been living a pretty serious musician’s life, moving from her hometown of Fargo, North Dakota to Oakland to New York, all in the name of music and exploration. She’s been touring hard since 2009 and was on her third music gathering of the weekend when we caught […]
By Beatport News Editors Twenty-eight-year-old Tommy Kid (aka Thomas Ferraré) is an emerging Paris-based DJ and producer. This summer, the Kid had the distinct good fortune to win a DJ competition in Ibiza presented by burn. This year’s burn Residency saw over 5,000 contestants enter from 90 countries. The top candidates competed in local mix-off […]
By Ken Taylor Forbes Magazine published its annual list of the world’s highest-paid DJs and Scotland’s Calvin Harris has officially taken the top spot, pulling in $46 million in the past 12 months. …read more Via: Calvin Harris has unseated Tiesto as the world's highest-paid DJ. See who else makes the top 10.
By Jack Wiggins We love a good trolling—so yesterday’s Boiler Room set by indie-pop sweetheart Grimes in Ibiza was right up our wheelhouse, as they say. Read on to see what kind of tunes she dropped—and how it was received. …read more Via: Grimes trolls the Boiler Room hard, 10 game-changing DJ innovations, and understanding […]
By Beatport News Editors The party. The people. The rain. The music. The Motor City. Relive some of the best moments from Detroit’s Movement Festival 2013 and join us next week on our Ustream channel to catch two of the headlining Beatport Stage acts from this year’s event. …read more Via: Catch premiere broadcasts of […]
By Jack Wiggins It’s no surprise that Hamburg producer/DJ Doctor Dru’s music is so percussion-heavy—the guy spent a number of years on the road as a drummer, supporting the likes of even R Kelly. But after a skateboarding mishap left him with two broken arms (don’t worry, he’s better now), he hung up the sticks […]
By Ken Taylor “This is a journey, but for us, we are not afraid of any consequences,” Daft Punk’s Thomas Bangalter told Vibe for the magazine’s brand-new cover story. “We do exactly what we want.” We’d definitely gathered that fact by watching the trajectory of the robots’ career so far, but there are many more […]