Earlier this week, we announced that Martin Garrix had an all new single on its way following a teaser video for the track. Well, it's now out and as epic as we expected. What we never anticipated, however, was for the Dutch prodigy to give the song out for free! Thank you Martin!
If you follow electronic music in any way, then you have to have heard of Holy Ship. Countless amounts of pictures and videos of the event have been posted all over social media platforms since it set sail in January, featuring electronic music household names like Skrillex, Diplo, Disclosure, A-Trak, Zedd, Tiesto, Laidback Luke and even Pharrell. Basically, it was every raver's paradise.
Now, two months later, we have been gifted with a recap video that covers the entire 3 day event. Watch the video above to witness what really went down on the now iconic Holy Ship.
The Swedish DJ duo, Dada Life, have built their name for throwing one of the most exciting live performances in EDM. They have also gained an impressive following by continuously presenting electronic podcasts that feature grade-A music selection and hilarious commentary. This month their latest podcast is filled with bangers from Showtek, Fedde Le Grand, R3HAB to name a few, along with a handful of quotable lines.
Check it out above and subscribe to their monthly podcast here!
On February 28th the legendary Tiesto will begin his DJ residency at Hakkasan Las Vegas, and with a little help from PixMob, the show will offer a whole new experience. Not only will a light show be presented on a screen behind the famed DJ, there will also be one in the crowd. How is this possible?
PixMob has crafted a LED bracelet that will allow fans to generate wireless video effects just by sporting them on their wrists. Using infrared to send instructions wirelessly to pixels worn by members of the audience, the technology of PixMob will bring a rainbow of color upon the crowd. Each audience member will be given a bracelet upon arrival, allowing lighting directors to produce a light show on a whole new canvas, as they change the colors of every single bracelet from their computers. The light show will be in sync with the music giving the crowd a whole new visual element to party to.
After weeks of promo tweets and instagram posts, Major Lazer has finally released their Apocalypse Soon EP and you need to hear it as soon as possible. The group consisting of Diplo, Walshy Fire, and Jillionaire have risen to become one of EDM's hottest acts this past year and they are only continuing to build up hype around their name with the release of this EP. The project feautres from some of noticable names like Pharrell Williams to Sean Paul, who are utilized nicely on their respective tracks. Each song is filled with high energy and strong beats whice are sure to get any party bumping as soon as you hit play.
Before it hits the streets tomorrow, Schoolboy Q's newest album - Oxymoron - can can be streamed now on iTunes for free! The project has 15 dope tracks from the Los Angeles rapper with features from 2 Chainz,, Tyler The Creator and labelmate, Kendrick Lamar - who has stated that this album is better than Good Kid M.A.A.D. City... so this is a must listen.
Every couple of years, there is always a musician who's name you can not escape. Sometimes for good reasons and sometimes for bad. But this past year has been one of the most succesful years for Pharrell Williams - the guy who just can't seem to do anything wrong when it comes to music.
His grip on the popular music charts will only strengthen with the upcoming release of his solo album, G I R L. Below is the teaser trailer for the album which is due to release on March 3rd. Looks like we got a masterpiece coming our way.
This past weekend there was a lot of celebration going on in New Orleans for the NBA All-Star Weekend, bringing in celebrities of all types from around the world to watch one of the most glorified sporting events in America. One of those celebs was none other than Pharrell Williams, who was invited to perform before the All-Star game between the East and West. The 20 minute performance was comprised of some of Pharrell's classic hits, as well as his newest single, "Happy". He brought out some friends for the performance as well - Diddy, Busta Rhymes, Snoop Dogg, Chad Hugo, Nelly, and his now legendary hat came back with a new style. Check it out above!