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Interview: Norin & Rad

Bruce and Nick of Norin & Rad have had quite the success over the past two years. Between their family at Anjunabeats and their new project with Andrew Bayer, Artificial, the two have been keeping busy performing as well as in the studio. Just this month, the two released their latest tracks 'Thundercat' and 'That Was Easy.' Joonbug recently had the chance to catch up with Norin & Rad, as well as get to know them a little better.

How did you two meet and decide on your names?

Be sure to check out the latest tunes from Norin & Rad below, just released on Anjunabeats this month.

WEEKEND PICKS
Chicago Weekend Roundup: February 21st-23rd, 2014

For some blood-pumping EDM and a rave-like atmosphere, Mayhem at The MID is the perfect place to kickstart your weekend. Grandtheft, DJ Zebo, Kite, and Caked Up are joining together at this 21+ event, presented by React and The MID, a venue somewhere between a live music hall and an upscale nightclub. The VIP cover charge is $10, and ticket buyers must arrive to club by 11:30 pm for guaranteed admission.

Anjunabeats duo Norin & Rad are two rising stars breaking into DJ sets across the country. Featuring trance-inspired beats and progressive EDM, the team are known for anthems like "DeVas," "Zion," and "Pistol Whip," as well as remixing the Halo 4 soundtrack and "The Way You Are" by Peking Duk. The event is hosted at Palladium nightclub at the Castle, and early bird tickets are $10 (so buy now!).

EARGASMIC
Review: Mat Zo's Damage Control Tour at LIV Miami

It's hard to gage what goes down on your typical Thursday night in Miami, unless you've experienced it for yourself. The town is constantly buzzing with action on any given night and as you coast closer to the weekend things just seem to get more and more lively. Find yourself along the strip of nightlife that is Miami Beach and you're in a whole other world of opulent late night treasures. Catering to the eloquently dressed crowds of Miami Beach's LIV Nightclub on Thursday 21 was London-based DJ and producer Mat Zo for his current Damage Control Tour, in support of the release of his debut album Damage Control, along with an opening performance by Anjunabeats label-mates Norin & Rad.

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Damage Control Needed In Florida

This past weekend, Florida hosted the Damage Control Tour as it hit Miami, Gainesville, and Tampa. Mat Zo, along with support from Norin & Rad, delivered quite a performance, and were lucky enough to witness their takeover in Gainesville, home of the University of Florida Gators. Proving that they can handle any college crowd, the three held nothing back as they took control of Simon’s Nightclub, which has also seen recent performances from Bro Safari, David Avila, Hook N Sling, and Sound Remedy.