Our fave guys, Timeflies, continue to progress with ease and prove they are making 2013 their absolute best year. They had a pretty decent 2012, you know, having an EP debut at # 2 on Billboard's Digital Albums Chart and selling out shows across the states, including NYC's Terminal 5 on February 8th and 9th.They're also in the works recording their first full-length album.
Now, we get the first video for "Swoon" off their One Night EP. The video chronicles what happens while the guys party on a Friday night at Greenhouse Nightclub in NYC but they end up someone else by the end of the night! Watch the video below to find out!
There’s a new man on the scene and he’s making quite a splash in the music world. The singer/songwriter has penned songs for top producers as well as wrote his own, released an EP this past August, and is set to release his debut album in the coming year. We’re talking about New York bred singer, Matthew Koma.
New York native and DJ stunner, Jesse Marco has made quite a name for himself as one of the top DJs around. At just 22-years-old, Jesse has an impressive list of accomplishment's and continues to thrive. He's making his return to the weekly party, Electric Beach, at Santos Party House this Saturday, December 22 for one wild night.
Jesse’s expansive knowledge of music and remarkable mixing skills have taken him around the world. From spinning private parties for celebrities like Jay-Z, Heidi Klum, Russell Simmons, and Spike Lee to the fashion and art worlds playing high-profile events for Alexander Wang, Giorgio Armani, Calvin Klein, Vivienne Westwood, Donna Karan, and Diesel, he's done it all.
While Jesse spins at celebrity and corporate events he also brings his sounds to the most recognizable nightclubs in the world including LIV (Miami), 1OAK (Las Vegas), MIXX (Atlantic City), VIP Room (Paris), and Chinawhite (London).
If you haven't heard a DJ Earworm mash up...then we're wondering where you've been for the last six years. "The United State of Pop," series began in 2007 and since then Earworm has gone on to make six installment's including this year's 2012 version.
The song's are based on the year-end Hot 100 chart and the front runner of "Shine Brighter" is Ke$ha's "Die Young." You can catch Bruno Mars' "Locked Out of Heaven, fun.'s "We Are Young," Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know" and Katy Perry's "Wide Awake" in there. You can also hear a little Tay Swift, Maroon 5, One Direction, Ellie Goulding and Rihanna.
What do you think of this year's mash up?
What a year it was for electronic artists! As we're getting ready to close out 2012, it's never too late to listen back to some of the best tracks of year. Big Beat Records has you covered! They've just released their Yearbook Mix featuring artists such as Porter Robinson, Wynter Gordon, Martin Solveig, and Flux Pavillion to name a few. Take a listen to the preview of their Yearbook 2012 Compilation below and you can grab the full version on iTunes here for a limited time only!
After announcing the launch of his initiative “The Steve Aoki Charitable Fund,” Steve Aoki is proud to award all collected proceeds from his recent sold-out Birthday Bash at the Shrine in Los Angeles! Auctioned memorabilia and matched personal contribution will be donated to SHELTERBOX USA. Aoki has pledged to personally match funds up to $35,000, a $1000 for every year in Steve’s age.
The dream-pop project, Bonhom, are all set to release their new song, "Live For Now." The song is the first single off their forthcoming Top of the World EP, out in early 2013 and the track hits iTunes tomorrow, December 18th. Joonbug is premiering the original as well as the remix version by Dubstep duo, Neutron, made up of Hollywood producers, Laze & Royal, who are responsible for some of the hottest songs by Tyga, The Game, Chris Brown, and Ke$ha to name a few.
Bonhom, is a new pop project co-created by two musical innovators: singer-songwriter/producer, James Coleman and DJ/producer/songwriter, Diwon. Together, they've come to produce their own unique brand of bold dreamlike pop. With the message of living in the moment, "Live For Now" is an anthem tune to blast as you're getting ready for the New Year.
With over fifteen years in the music business, most notably with Maverick Records and Warner Brothers, Coleman has performed internationally and co-wrote with renowned artists. He lays his skillful songwriting and singing over Diwon's production, which has been described by the Village Voice as "adventurous and banging" his inventive sounds have also gained him recognition by MTV.
The release of "Live For Now" proves to be the epitome of Dreamlike Pop. The danceable beat to the dreamy vocals, it combines a classic pop sound infused with a modern style production. The song is about living in the moment, letting go of the past, and embracing the future.
What's truly special about Bonhom is that they flawlessly blend pop, rock, and electronic elements to create masterful tracks ranging from their heartfelt prayer of "Sandy Be Gentle"(a musical plea for the East Coast during Hurricane Sandy) to infectious party anthems like "Animal."
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards have just about everyone in serious anticipation. From the recently revealed nominees, there were a few surprises, givens, and of course, scandals. But while we're making our predictions list before the show airs on February 10, we want to share some of our faves to remind us of what a year 2012 was for music!
1. M83- Midnight City (Eric Prdyz Private Mix)
2. No Doubt- Push and Shove (feat. Busy Signal, Major Lazer)
3. Fun.- We Are Young
4. Skrillex- Bangarang feat. Sirah
5. Kanye West- Mercy (feat. 2 Chainz, Pusha T, Big Sean)
6. Carly Rae Jepsen- Call Me Maybe
7. Nas- Daughters
So, the 70th Annual Golden Globes are exactly a month away and we couldn't be more excited that Amy Poehler and Tina Fey (who are both up for Best Comedy Series Actress) will be hosting! TV's funniest women will be taking charge this year and you can bet it will be one hell of a show.
The SNL alums first promo for the show has been released and it's no surpise the ladies are just a trip. Sure, we're rooting for our faves (Leo, Anne, Alec and Claire to name a few) but we're not afraid to admit we'll watching just for Amy and Tina's wild commentry!
Chi-Town, known as an epicenter for food and drink, also serves up a seriously hot party scene. Party right into 2013 in the heart of the Gold Coast! Whether your 2012 proved to be fantastic, just average, or one you never want to be repeated, you can close it with good friends, good drinks, and good music at these three hot parties going on at Navy Pier! For more information on all of the parties doing down on December 31 click here.
2. Anita Dee I: Hop aboard the Anita Dee and cruise along Chicago's bright skyline this NYE! If you're looking for a unique, intimate setting to ring in 2013, this 90 foot long vessel features a full service bar, dance floor, outdoor deck, and a formal room that seats twenty. On-board party highlights include a four hour premium open bar, delectable buffet dinner and sweet treat assortment, champagne toast at midnight, party favors, live New Year's countdown and DJ spinning sets of the best Top 40, dance, hip-hop and pop. This relaxing and diverting event is perfect in everyway!