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Nokia To Launch Nokia Music

Nokia has announced the launch of its free music streaming service Nokia Music in the USA - a free mobile experience providing consumers with a simple and delightful way to discover and enjoy music. Available for exclusively for all Lumia handsets, Nokia Music will give users access to over 150 playlists spanning a myriad of genres, as well as the ability to create custom playlists that processes your activity to provide music based on your preferences and tastes.No WiFi? No problem. You can download your playlists and listen to them offline if you don’t have an Internet connection.

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Get Wild with Steve Aoki at LAVO NYC

One of the most recognizable and energetic names in the realm that is dance music is Mr. Steve Aoki. The bossman of Dim Mak records is making a stop at the luxe LAVO NYC nightclub this Thursday, Oct. 18th and in proper Aoki fashion some ritual cake throwing may occur or better...a casual stage dive.

A leader in electronic dance music established in 1996, Aoki has a pretty sweet tracklist of production and remix work. His recent album, Wonderland, features top talent such as LMFAO, Wynter Gordon, Laidback Luke, and Lil Jon. While he is a hybrid producer his DJ sets are just as chaotic and filled with gripping progressive and electro beats.

Listen below to his recent set on Electric Area to get a taste of what's going to go down this Thursday!

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Back In Black Takes Over Miami on Halloween Weekend

Go BIG Productions, , the team responsible for putting together Swedish House Mafia’s notorious Masquerade Motel parties and the newest addition to the festival roster UR1 Festival, has gotten together to bring us Back In Black, Miami’s largest costume dance music party.

For the third annual fest, EDM fans will get to don their dance friendly duds and lash out to some of the top names in the world of electronic music including Dirty South, Paul van Dyk, Funkagenda, The Crystal Method, LA Riots and Electrik Dread. Hosted in a 100,000 square foot tent in Miami’s Midtown, this year’s Back in Black promises to be the largest one yet with even more surprise artists, yet to be named.

For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

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Absolut Tune Launch Party

Guests were greeted with a red carpet photo opp followed by passed hors d'oeuvres and cocktails (of course) featuring the fizzy new vodka including Bubbly Flower with Elderflower liqueur, chilled Absolut Tune served in a flute with a lemon twist and the Naughty Bellini that boasted Absolut Peach and peach puree topped with Absolut Tune. The Tres Chic offered up a straight-up, no nonsense taste of Tune with Absolut original vodka, lemon juice, simple syrup and fresh mint while the Blushing Bombshell served up Tune with a twist with Absolut Citron, campari, lemon juice and fresh grapefruit.

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[PICS] Inside Flo Rida's 'Hey Jasmine Experience'

Last Thursday, celebrated musician Flo Rida hosted his "Hey Jasmin Experience" concert in Miami. Since his recent release of new smach album Wild Ones, which features hit singles "Whistle," "Good Feeling," and "Wild Ones" featuring Sia, Flo Rida released "Hey Jasmin" as a free track and video in appreciation of his fans. The hip hop star followed up the release with an intimate club performance in celebration of the song, as well as in celebration of his #1 single "Whistle."

The artist was surprised by his management team when they presented him with an incredible cake honoring his hit. There was also a special guest appearance by Interscope recording artist JRand.

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Sean Paul Hosts Preview Party For New Album 'Tomahawk Technique'

Sean Paul recently hosted a preview party for his upcoming album Tomahawk Technique at The Darby Downstairs. Party-goers enjoyed Voli Vodka cocktails while they rocked out to both classic Sean Paul tunes like "Temperature" and "Get Busy," as well as songs from his soon-to-be-released album. The first single off his album, "Got 2 Luv U," features Alexis Jordan and has already become a Top Ten hit in eight countries. The Jamaican dancehall and reggae star is working with a handful of talented producers, including Benny Blanco, Rico Love, and Stargate, and he even makes his own debut as a producer on his track titled "Roll wid di Don."

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[PICS] Mondrian SoHo Celebrates the Opening of Isola Trattoria

Last night, Mondrian SoHo welcomed its newest addition, Isola Trattoria and Crudo Bar in its breathtaking greenhouse room. The restaurant was inspired by the Italian Riviera, the Amalfi Coast, and Sicily.

Michael Gross, CEO of Morgan’s Hotel Group, welcomed some familiar faces to the opening. Those who came out to celebrate included Gabe Saporta of Cobra Starship, photographer Ellen Von Unwerth, and Du Jour founder Jason Binn.

With chandeliers and plants suspended from the glass ceiling, the restaurant’s atmosphere is captivating. However, the décor isn’t the only aspect to brag about. Chef Victor LaPlaca’s Italian menu features an abundance of seafood, creating an authentic Italian experience.

Stop by to chow down, and then drink up with over 100 bottles of wine from the Mediterranean that are available to savor. We have no doubt this gem will impress.