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The Prodigy Alludes to New Album Through Instagram

by on Oct 22, 2014 in EDM News, New Music

The Prodigy Alludes to New Album Through Instagram

London based band, The Prodigy, has been teasing fans about the release of their latest album through Instagram. The trio, Liam Howlett, Keith Flint, and Maxim, have recently revealed they’ve collaborated with the Sleaford Mods on a new track called ‘Ibiza’. “Just finished a collaboration with the sleaford mods for our album called ‘ibiza’…., Its fukin deadly !” Their previous album, Worlds On Fire, focuses more on songs to pump up the crowd than branching out from their established...

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Facebook Will Ban The Like-Gate on November 5th

by on Oct 22, 2014 in EDM News

Facebook Will Ban The Like-Gate on November 5th

Back when Facebook announced an updated iOS and Android developer platform on August 7th, they also announced that they will be banning the Like-Gates by November 5th. This will be a major blow to music producers and DJs as the like-gate has been a way of incentivizing fans to like their Facebook fan page in order to obtain free music. Facebook says: “You must not incentivize people to use social plugins or to like a Page. This includes offering rewards, or gating apps or app content based on whether or not a person has liked a Page....

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TomorrowWorld Locks In Dates For a 2015 Return

by on Oct 22, 2014 in EDM News, Event

TomorrowWorld Locks In Dates For a 2015 Return

Even though it’s been less than one month since TomorrowWorld took place in Chattahoochee Hills, planning for the 2015 TomorrowWorld has already begun. ID&T announced that the fairytale will continue next year from September 25-27th, 2015. Relive TomorrowWorld 2014 with live sets from Dillon Francis, Tchami, Carnage, TJR and many more by visiting this link....

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Watch What Skrillex Does When He’s Not Touring

by on Oct 22, 2014 in EDM News

Watch What Skrillex Does When He’s Not Touring

Skrillex is one of the hardest working DJ/producers in the industry today. Occasionally Skrillex gets to head home to Los Angeles though. Watch as HYPEBEAST documents some of Skrillex’s favorite things to do while being in LA.

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The Chicago Bulls Mascot Dressed Like Skrillex

by on Oct 22, 2014 in EDM News

The Chicago Bulls Mascot Dressed Like Skrillex

Benny the Bull is the Chicago Bulls mascot and has been said to be quite the Skrillex fanatic. Guess it was only a matter of time before Benny the Bull dressed up like him. At least Skrillex got a picture with the beautiful cheerleaders as well. so BuLLED out right now A photo posted by skrillex (@skrillex) on Oct 10, 2014 at 7:51pm...

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11 Year Old Dancing Sensation Is Back With Another Incredible Video

by on Oct 22, 2014 in EDM News

11 Year Old Dancing Sensation Is Back With Another Incredible Video

Last week we introduced to you the 11-year-old dancing sensation Adi Malcolm. After becoming an internet favorite, this week Adi is back with a new dance to Mark Rosas’ “Higher.” This one has been on repeat for us in the office here as I’m sure it will be for you too.

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Insomniac plans to bring “the best that hardstyle has to offer” with brand new event in 2015

by on Oct 21, 2014 in EDM News, Event, Hardstyle

Insomniac plans to bring “the best that hardstyle has to offer” with brand new event in 2015

  Two months ago, the NOS Events Center was shaken at a 150 BPM when Basscon and Heahunterz brought Hard with Style to L.A. Now Insomniac’s hard dance promoter is already ready for another round. Basscon announced that it will bring a brand new event, entitled Wasteland, to the Hollywood Palladium on January 23rd of next year. Insomniac has been showing the hard dance scene an abundant amount of love, and has been using their hard dance division to its fullest potential; this is Basscon’s fourth hard dance event within...

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Bassnectar & Pretty Lights Announce Basslights 2014 Return

by on Oct 21, 2014 in EDM News, Event

Bassnectar & Pretty Lights Announce Basslights 2014 Return

As of yesterday, committed bassheads all over the country have been celebrating due to an announcement by Bassnectar and Pretty Lights, Basslights would be returning in late 2014 for a fourth year in Hampton, Virginia! Prior to the announcement, there was some speculation that Basslights would be no more this year, but Bassnectar and Pretty Lights will be teaming up again, this year bringing quite a few other big name artists with them, including Chromeo (DJ Set), Beats Antique, Eliot Lipp and Exmag! Like in past years, expect Basslights 2014...

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Gorillaz Are Making a Return And Have Plans For New Album

by on Oct 21, 2014 in EDM News

Gorillaz Are Making a Return And Have Plans For New Album

The Gorillaz are an English virtual band that was created in 1998 by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett. The band was conceptualized by four animated members in their music videos (2D, Murdoc Niccals, Noodle and Russell Hobbs). Now after a long break, one of the most exciting projects in electronic music will be returning! Damon Albarn revealed the news during a recent interview with The Sydney Morning Herald in which he mentions that the Gorillaz project is already in the process for a potential 2016 album release. Relive the album Demon Days...

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Top 10 EDM Acts That Play Live Instruments

by on Oct 21, 2014 in EDM News, Featured

Top 10 EDM Acts That Play Live Instruments

As the electronic music generation evolves and grows, the soul of the music isn’t lost on EDM. Here are some of the electronic acts that are bridging the gap between the DJ and the classic band and paving the way for a new generation of musicians. Could this be the future of rock music? Time will tell. Here are the top 10 most influential electronic acts right now that play traditional instruments on stage: 1. Disclosure The young English brothers Guy and Howard Lawrence are changing the stereotypes of live electronic shows with their...

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