April 29, 2016

OC Weekly Photo Gallery: OWSLA Pool Party With Skrillex & Friends At The Hilton Palm Springs

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Skrillex’s record label/artist collective OWSLA hosted this intense pool party at the Hilton Palm Springs Saturday, April 23. Besides Skrillex, other DJs on the lineup included Getter, Vindata and Blaise James. Read more…

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April 28, 2016

Justin Martin Talks New Album ‘Hello Clouds’ And House Music’s Growing Audience

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Justin Martin is in a good mood. “I feel completely blessed right now,” he says on the phone. “I’m freaking out a little bit! All the stars have aligned.” His sophomore album, Hello Clouds, arrived last Wednesday (April 20), sandwiched by a pair of Coachella DJ sets. To top it all off, his album comes […]

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April 26, 2016

WTF Is What The Festival?

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Thievery Corporation, Bonobo (DJ set), Lettuce, Claude VonStroke, Lido, Mr. Carmack, Jai Wolf, Tourist and FKJ (French Kiwi Juice) are just some of the acts appearing on What The Festival’s eight stages. Running June 17-20 on Wolf Run Ranch near Dufur, in Wasco County, the event combines music and the great outdoors to create those […]

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April 25, 2016

Pulse Radio Lands Fritz Carlton As Upcoming House Producer to Watch

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Last November’s Sunday night slots at Desert Hearts were filled by Dirtybird’s J.Phlip and Claude VonStroke, arguably two of the biggest bookings that the family-style rinky dink festival had scored in their short but storied history. With a lot of anticipation, the former went in head first and used the slot to completely realign the […]

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April 22, 2016

Bullet Music Interviews Rufus Du Sol Ahead Of Their Terminal West Show In Atlanta

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Rufus Du Sol is making waves and traveling the world over to share their beloved music. A must see group for anyone appreciative of or curious about the Alternative Dance genre. Read more…

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April 21, 2016

XXL Mag’s Coachella 2016 Party Guide to Performances and Rapper Set Times

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Coachella is right around the corner and hip-hop acts such as G-Eazy, Rae Sremmurd, Joey Bada$$, Skepta, DJ Mustard, Ice Cube, A$AP Rocky, Run the Jewels and Vince Staples will be gracing the stage in Indio, Calif. Read more…

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April 14, 2016

Splice is Building a Collaborative Tool for Music Production

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What if Ableton music software had a built-in Github so musicians could contribute and modify samples? That’s essentially the idea behind Splice, a cloud-based music production platform built for collaboration and remixing, and its Beat Maker tool, a new sequencer that allows users to play with close to one million samples from the Splice Sounds […]

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April 14, 2016

Azizi Gibson Gives Some Golden Advice to Rappers

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In the few years he’s been rapping, Azizi Gibson been consistently marrying the rebellious, afterlife-themed elements of heavy metal with contemporary hip-hop. His clearly identifiable aesthetic—filled with images of skeletons, the Grim Reaper, ghosts, etc.—impressed Flying Lotus (during a chance exchange at a gym) enough to sign him to Brainfeeder before he eventually moved on […]

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March 31, 2016

Desert Hearts Fest Offers 72 Hours Of Nonstop Music

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After just a few years, Desert Hearts has no trouble standing out among the growing number of electronic music festivals sprouting across the North America. Read more…

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March 29, 2016

LA Weekly Reviews CRSSD Festival: The Best And The Worst

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Only a year since its inception, CRSSD has grown into the shining beacon of San Diego’s underground house and techno scene. Read more…

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