“Eight jumps to the left, and eight jumps to the right! I thought I’d get trampled during that crazy tradition, however all limbs remained intact. Power Hour was complete f**king insanity; from the beginning right up ‘till the end, visitors of the main stage went completely crazy. The tunes this year were also superb.”
Diplo is one of the most interesting men on the planet. The highly successful artist has been at the forefront of music for years, and now he’s delivered a mini documentary “Florida to California” looking back at personal story. He traces back to his roots with his first project Florida up until his most recent project California and how he got here.
Hailing from Bratislava and currently residing in Prague, BRTYIS is a self-proclaimed music tech geek and a DJ. His latest track ´Voodoo´ is a house banger that is definitely worth a listen. Make sure to follow BRTYIS on Soundcloud, he has already amassed over 6.7K followers. His on the rise to be the next EDM Soundcloud breakout artist.
Rising producer Tim Bell presents his newest single “In My Head,” a release that can only be described as ‘a perfect example of fine future house’. Tim’s latest endeavor, out on Glamorama Records, is an effervescent and dynamic track lead by a throbbing bass line that will have everybody dancing while grinning ear to ear. The track is ever changing, with addictive rhythms at its core, and powerful piano chords backing soulful vocal samples that build up to liberating drops, this is sure to be an anthem in clubs, cars, and dance parties all summer! Check it out here first!
Producer duo Wierd Clvn has emerged with a debut single “Bad Hook.” This hardcore dubstep banger is highly energized with a frantic, futuristic sample at its core and some super heavy drops and synths and banging drums. As indicated by the cover art, this track might melt your face off, especially if you’re on a lot of drugs. With consistent themes throughout, there’s still enough twists and turns to keep it interesting. Be ready for some pretty intense glitch influence as well some reggae sounds sprinkled in, keeping the track grounded in classic dubstep roots. We’re interested to see what’s next from Wierd Clvn, but for now enjoy “Bad Hook.”
Lil Xan is spreading his name and sound like wildfire, and his buzz is only growing larger by day. After teaming up with Diplo, the two release the music video for their “Color Blind”, which features Xan facing the consequences of a night of partying hard.
THNDRKTZ! is an Electronic Dance Music duo from Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina. Their sound’s blend together their Rock & Hip Hop roots with modern EDM, Trap, & House Music. With their 3rd single “Da Snap”, they continue to explore the world of dance music. The track starts off with an infectious laugh from Gifted 6, and immediately you know you’re in for treat. Thumping 808s and buzzsaw synths dominate the beat, sounding like the love child of Knife Party and Migos.
Last week, UK based production/DJ duo Stööki Sound took over The Black Box, one of Denver’s premier venues to catch up and coming electronic music. With their immaculate blend of genres ranging from Trap to Hip Hop, to UK bass, the London duo threw down an energetic set that had the crowd turned all the way up, even moshing at times. Our homie Willis Small aka @Shutterspit captured the eventful performance. Check it out!
Beyond our dimension looms an unstoppable force. XØRØ. an ancient spirit that consumes the souls of those that are enchanted with dark bass-lines and haunting melodies. Come, feel the primal rhythms that feed into chilling atmosphere’s and create a sonic and visual experience we’ve only experienced in our nightmares. Follow XØRØ on Twitter.
The Liverpool based singer-songwriter Dominique De Beau recently announced the release of her newest track ‘Another I’ , a uptempo pop track with elements of RnB and dance. She achieved success with her debut EP ‘Unforgettable’, being featured on mix-tapes alongside Jason Derulo, DJ Khaled and Kid Ink, including a mixtape hosted by Iggy Azalea. It’s only a matter of time until Dominique takes over our radios! Be sure to follow her on the gram here: @dominiquedebeauofficial
We interviewed Neon Dreams, a band that defies genre pigeonholing, as they draw freely upon pop, rock, EDM, hiphop and reggae elements, integrating and blending them in seamless and thrilling fashion. They have rapidly emerged as one of the brightest new stars on the Canadian music horizon but their success story has long and deep roots.
Red Rocks season is just around the corner, and today we’re thrilled to announce that we’re partnering with Zeds Dead to present their fifth consecutive annual Dead Rocks event! In addition to the announcement, we’re excited to add that Dead Rocks will expand to a two-night run on July 2 and 3 of 2018.
Ultra Music Festival has rapidly expanded worldwide over the past few years in places like Mumbai, Tokyo and Bali, but there’s something to be said about it’s flagship festival in Miami. The festival has served as a milestone for many dance music artist’s careers and now reveals its official 2017 aftermovie. We cannot wait to see what kind of innovations Ultra will bring to the table next year for their 20th anniversary. If you wish to attend this festival in 2018, make sure you follow Ultra on all their socials because the tickets sold out extremely fast.
ZHU is always keeping us on our toes. He’s always surrounded by mystery and his latest endeavor is no different. This time around the mysterious artist has teamed up with Adidas for their winter ad campaign in China in which he teases an unreleased song and has Zhu appearing alongside Chinese actress Angelababy.
Mad Decent’s Party Favor brought his A-Game for his headlining performance at The Fox Theatre in Boulder CO this week. Performing a slew of new music & edits as well as some fan favorites, and the crowd was energized and inspired. He brought full production to the cozy Fox Theatre making it an extra special night. Check out the photo recap below courtesy of our friend Blake Jackson (@Jake_Blackson) and see what you missed!