Hard Summer 2014 Announces Epic Lineup

No introduction is really needed here. So here it goes, Hard Summer 2014 has the sickest electronic festival lineup announced so far for this summer. It’s all going down in the Whittier Narrows Recreation Area of Southern California on August 2nd and 3rd, and is set to host over 90 performers on 5 stages in 2 days. This is one hundred and fifty million percent the festival you want to be at this summer.

Set to headline the festival are Jack U (Skrillex + Diplo), Tiesto, Disclosure, Dillon Francis, A$AP Mob, Axwell, Nero and Flosstradamus. Then you have a whole bunch of top notch artists that will be playing throughout the day, like Martin Garrix, Baauer, What So Not, The Chainsmokers, Pusha T, A-Trak, Tchami, Hucci... and the list goes on and on.

SHM 'Leave The World Behind' Clip 1

The trio of now defunct group, Swedish House Mafia, chose to disband at the height of their careers. The news of their disbandment left their the fans feeling upset and the media confused. What had caused their surreptitious fall?

Earlier this year, it was announced that a new documentary was coming out titled, 'Leave The World Behind,' which closely follows the final tour of Swedish House Mafia. The documentary is expected to reveal some much needed insight on what caused the disbandment of SHM, as well as, the finals moments of the beaming faces of Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso and Steve Angello as a trio.

Tiesto & Axwell Headlines Winter X Games' Music Portion In Aspen

The Winter X Games have commenced today in Aspen and will continue to showcase the most kick ass winter games until January 26th. Aside from the main attraction of totally insane and badass snowboarding and skiing tricks, the Winter X Games are featuring world renowned DJs like Tiesto and Axwell to highlight the music portion of the event on Sunday evening.

Tiesto is no stranger to headlining major sports festivals aside from his lucrative music career. In 2004, he's performed at the opening ceremony for the Athens Olympics. Right before his closing set, one-third of ex-Swedish House Mafia member and five-time Grammy nominee, Axwell, will also play his set at 4:00 PM.

This is the second year in a row that all four X Games featured their music segment at these events. The X Games Music Presents portion also fulfills a charitable deed by benefitting the V Foundation for Cancer Research.

Sick Individuals & Axwell Drop New Video

Axwell and Sick Individuals have dropped the long-awaited video for their Taylr Renee-assisted single 'I Am.' The video, made by Matthew Laeng, was picked via genero.tv's competition and was hand picked by Axwell and Sick Individuals. The powerful video is a must-watch for fans of Axwell & Sick Individuals. Check out the video below.

Axwell & Sick Individuals Release 'I Am'

Following an intital Beatport exclusive release, Axwell & Sick Individuals have released their Taylr Renee assisted single 'I Am' today on iTunes. Fans that have heard the Beatport version will notice a big difference in the structure of the new radio edit of the single, but the top-notch production stays the same, as the minds of Axwell and Sick Individuals elevate the transcendent record to new levels. Emphasizing the angelic voice of Taylr Renee, the track builds and unleashes a blissful drop that party-goers and casual listeners alike can fall in love with. Prepare to hear 'I Am' ripping up airwaves everywhere. Stream the single here.

Axwell Launches Video Competition For 'I Am'

Global dance icon Axwell, along with Sick Individuals and Tylr Renee, are giving fans the opportunity of a lifetime. The collaborators are giving fans and creatives alike an opportunity to make a music video for their Beatport chart-topper, “I Am.” Nothing is off limits, as creative fans can draw inspiration from the single’s cover art, or dig deep into the depths of their minds and make magic. The deadline for submissions is November 24th at 23:59GMT (18:59EST). The winner of the competition will receive $5,000 and have their video used as the official music video for “I Am.” Other outstanding videos will also be nominated for the 2013 Genero Awards, and will be in the running for $50,000 in prizes. The winner and finalists will be selected by Axwell, Sick Individuals, Taylr and Genero.

Axwell Releases New Remix Of 'Center Of The Universe'

Chart-topping DJ, Axwell, has released a new remix of his big room smash, "Center Of The Universe" today (October 15) on Beatport. The single which has been given the remix treatment by young Polish upstart, Blinders, takes the anthemic tune to new heights of ethereal sonic bliss. Blinders' use of textures brings out the power in the vocals, provided by singer Magnus Carlsson, and by making the build even bigger, he makes the tune an uncompromising hit. Check out a preview of the amazing remix below, and grab your copy of the single here. "Center Of The Universe" is out today, via Beatport on Axtone.

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Hook N Sling on his current Magnet Tour

The last time Joonbug has the pleasure of speaking with Australian producer Antony Maniscalco, better known as Hook N Sling, he had just made the journey over from Sydney and nested himself in his new home in Los Angeles. Returning to Miami Beach’s Mansion Nightclub, this time for the second date along his current Magnet Tour in support of his new single with Chris Willis, he took to the stage once again before a crowd yearning with an undeniable passion for his productions.

Interview: Dannic

Easily one of Revealed Recordings’ hottest artists, Dannic is the artist to watch as he continues to navigate the EDM circuit. Between his current tour, his new radio show, and his most recent release, ‘Rocker’, the Dutch DJ isn’t showing any sign of slowing down. With performances at the biggest festivals of the summer, including EDC Las Vegas and a debut at Tommorrowland, Dannic also had the chance to take the main stage at Electric Zoo on Randall’s Island in New York this past weekend. After delivering a festival-worthy set, full of energy, big drops, and banging tracks, Dannic took a few minutes to chat with us about his experience, how he got here, and what we can expect from him for the remainder of the year.

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Announce Residency at Light

The newest creation in the city’s EDM explosion is brand new superclub Light, a Cirque du Soleil-inspired venue inside Mandalay Bay Hotel. Opening April 26th, Light will provide attendees with state-of-the-art interactive productions. And who better to announce a residency at this larger-than-life nightclub than dynamic duo Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike?