February 22, 2018

Forbes Interviews Haitian Born Artist, Michael Brun

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“Bayo” is what Haitian born artist Michael Brun’s new music is all about. In Haitian Creole, the term is associated with generosity and a responsibility the country’s contemporary musicians have to give back and represent their culture on a global level. With his latest music video drop last Friday of the same title as his […]

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February 21, 2018

Watch Paul Oakenfold trek up Mount Everest for his New Documentary Trailer via Rollingstone

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British DJ Paul Oakenfold grabs his decks and treks up Mount Everest for the most unique show of his career in the new trailer for the documentary, Soundtrek Everest. The film chronicles Oakenfold’s 2017 trip to Nepal and eight-day hike to base camp – situated at 17,600 feet above ground – where he hosted the […]

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February 21, 2018

DJ Chuckie Makes his way over to Billboard’s Latin Charts

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The Suriname native who made his name on the Dutch club scene co-produced the J Balvin hit featuring Jeon & Anitta. Clyde Narain, known as DJ Chuckie on the international dance scene, has taken a road less traveled to Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart. A native of Suriname, he spent his formative years in Holland’s […]

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February 20, 2018

Forbes Learns Camping Essentials From Dirtybird Artists

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Despite being shut down Friday due to noise complaints, Dirtybird Campout East in St. Cloud, Fla. was able to successfully continue for the rest of the weekend. The inaugural East Coast event, which is typically held on the West Coast, was saved by renowned rapper Pitbull. Attendees made the best of the situation on Friday […]

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February 20, 2018

Time Features Michael Brun in their 5 Songs You Need to Listen to This Week

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This week, love was in the air as Paris Hilton made a doo-wop comeback to original music on a Valentine’s-themed single. And then there was Frank Ocean, gifting fans with a much subtler love song, also a throwback, in the form of a searching cover of “Moon River.” Haiti’s voices find a dance-ready platform in […]

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February 14, 2018

DJ Tech Tools Compares Splice Sounds with Sounds.com Beta

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Native Instruments recently launched their new subscription-based sample library service, Sounds.com, into public beta. At an introductory price of $9.99USD/month, the service is targeted at producers who are looking for a steady stream of fresh samples to incorporate into their productions. DJs looking to add more live elements into their sets via performance tools like […]

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February 13, 2018

Pigeons and Planes Premieres Barclay Crenshaw and Cam & China Collaboration

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23-year-old twins Cam & China are making some of the best rap music in Los Angeles. Coming from Inglewood, they released a self-titled EP last year, packed with beats that slap and lyrics that don’t hold back on anything, whether its their disdain for the fakes or their own self-confidence They have more music, videos, […]

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February 12, 2018

Complex Runs an EPROM mix ahead of Dirtybird Campout East

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If you’re not Super Bowl-bound and are trying to get out of the icy grip of Old Man Winter, you might want to head to Florida. From Feb. 2-4, the Dirtybird Records crew out of California is taking their Campout festival to the East Coast for the first time. Three days of choice DJs in […]

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February 12, 2018

303 Magazine Shoots Lane 8 for This Never Happened Feature

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Although he’s quieter than you would expect, Lane 8 (born Daniel Goldstein) has been making music since high school in Palo Alto when he had a rock band playing Nirvana covers. After attending Occidental College in Los Angeles and transitioning his hip-hop beats to dance music, Lane 8 shot off as a touring American DJ […]

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February 12, 2018

Miami New Times Talks ‘This Never Happened’ With Lane 8

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The importance of friends has always been a cornerstone of dance music and culture. For as joyous as shuffling your feet to your favorite songs on mind-altering substances might be, few things can match the high of glancing up from the dance floor only to find you’re surrounded by those who mean the most to […]

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