DVBBS (pronounced “dubs”), a duo from Toronto, have made more certified club bangers than you can imagine. The electro/house collective boasts a unique style and is the brains behind hits such as “TSUNAMI." Their EP, “Initio,” was released a little more than two years ago and continues to inspire up-and-coming artists on the scene.
The two members, brothers Alex and Chris Andre, have dabbled in reggae, dubstep, house, and electronic, and their live sets bring their colorful and creative sound to life. Having performed with the greats, including Tiesto, Steve Aoki, Calvin Harris, and Deadmau5, their capabilities behind the turntables are at an all-time high and not to be passed up.
When: Thursday, April 17th, 10pm
Where: Ultra Bar/Chroma, 911 F St. NW, Washington, DC
Since then, he has opened up for Afrojack in New York City, performed at the Avicii Hotel in Miami, opened for Krewella, performed at Madison Square Garden, and across South East Asia. Check out his first single below and don't miss out on getting tickets to this event right here!
What: Reid Stefan at Eden
When: Saturday, March 8th, 10pm - 4am
Where: Eden, 1716 I St., NW, Washington, DC
The boys of Cash Cash came back to native NYC on Friday for one amazing kick ass night and Joonbug got to check it out!
Our feet hurt and we still hear the bass...that's gotta be a sign Joonbug had as great a night as everyone else at Pacha this Friday. The main floor was crowded with a mix of people ranging around 19-25. From hippie tops, eclectic band tees, Pacha gear and some just straight topless... people flooded in to see the trio.
Best friends and brothers Jean Paul Makhlouf, Alex Makhlouf and Samuel Frisch recently killed it with top hit Take Me Home ft. Bebe Rexa. This amazing group has gained international success and recognition for their great dance remixes.
Every year, the Grammys can always be counted on to be jam packed with some of the most spectacular performances and surprising award wins of the year, and 2014's show was nothing short of just that. This year, the 56th annual Grammy Awards proved to be a celebration of music past, present, and future, with host LL Cool J guiding the night through it's incredibly diverse music collaborations and dynamic performances. It was only right, then, for the Queen B herself, Beyonce, and music mogul husband Jay Z to start the show off right with a slick and sexy performance of 'Drunk In Love' that made sure everybody was going to "be all night."
When you first hear the news on Will Smith and Jay Z teaming up with Calvin Harris to produce a new HBO series centered around the EDM culture, it leaves one scratching their head in slight confusion. Not to mention, this new series have been confirmed to be a comedy. There have always been an abundance of documentaries or recap videos trailing the life of DJs and the EDM revolution, but this new series titled, Higher, is a step beyond that.
The premise of this new series is going to be a half-hour comedy show that will undoubtedly have superstar DJ names attached to it. Hip Hop mogul Jay Z and actor Will Smith will be amongst the main executive producers for this show, with superstar DJ himself, Calvin Harris, there to help develop the series.
2013 is coming to a near finish, which means it's time to reflect on the year's most exciting Artists and DJs. The rise of EDM is no secret and not to be overrated. With an abundance of new talent, artists recreating their sound, and stellar festival sets that stood out from the rest, the EDM scene looks like it's constantly generating exciting buzz all throughout the year. Here's our pick of the Top 20 DJs who's made a great impression in the electronic music scene:
It's no secret that Robbert van de Corput, better recognized as, Hardwell, was crowned DJ Mag's #1 DJ. In 2011, he entered the Top 100 list at #24, quickly rising the ranks to #1 in a matter of only two years. There's a reason why he's been voted the top DJ, just look at the views on all his major festival sets on Youtube. His Tomorrowland set garnered 16+ million views while his Ultra set is at 17+ million views. The numbers certainly speak for themselves. At only 25 years old, there's no slowing down this festival tycoon anytime soon!
“LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, AYAH IS IN THE BUILDING! I REPEAT, AYAH IS IN THE BUILDING!” Those were the last words spoken as the crowd began to roar, and Ayah Marar took the stage at Long Island’s Aura Nightclub this past Saturday night. The UK’s “Queen of Bass” was on the last stop of her US tour, when she dazzled club goers with a short set that started in the wee hours of the morning; and boy, did she revive the party!