Mexico City Set to Host First Ever RESISTANCE Festival

Back in 2015, Ultra Music Festival turned to the dark side and enlisted Arcadia Spectacular to put together their brand new RESISTANCE Stage. It featured an abundance renowned techno DJs from across the world. The most impressive aspect was the new stage, which featured recycled military parts to create a steampunk wonderland. In 2016, the festival debuted the , which was a

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Steve Angello Previews Upcoming Album 'Human'

Steve Angello’s New Album Is Filled With Dance Floor Hits Steve Angello has come a long way after the Swedish House Mafia split. His 2016 album showcased the beautiful and versatile sound the Swede. Finally, after waiting 2 years with teasers and ID tracks at festivals, Steve has previewed his forthcoming album ‘Human’. Steve Angello

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"The internet is a devastating wasteland": How social media could be making musicians sick

Music industry vet turned music management teacher Sally Gross has seen “what happens to the detritus the music industry firsthand.” With the study, “Can Music Make You Sick?”, she and co-author George Musgrave aimed to figure out why musicians, even the most up-and-coming, suffered more mental health-related issues than most other people. Lily Moayeri spoke

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Headhunterz Releases Official Date For New Album

Willem Rebergen, better known by his stage name Headhunterz, has always been one the most hardworking artists in the world electronic dance music. Showcasing his prominent mixing skills and love for hardstyle, the Dutch DJ has continuously captivated his fans attention since he launched his career back in 2005. Today, the ‘‘ musician continues to

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Yuzo Koshiro and Motohiro Kawashima’s Streets of Rage 3 OST is a valuable slice of techno history

Released this month on vinyl for the first time by Data Discs, Yuzo Koshiro and Motohiro Kawashima’s Streets Rage 3 soundtrack blends innovative generative programming with serious techno innovation and accidentally pre-empted trance. But in a world endless reissues, John Twells wonders if video game soundtracks can ever be more than nostalgia. It’s easy to

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Headhunterz Releases Official Date For New Album

Willem Rebergen, better known by his stage name Headhunterz, has always been one the most hardworking artists in the world electronic dance music. Showcasing his prominent mixing skills and love for hardstyle, the Dutch DJ has continuously captivated his fans attention since he launched his career back in 2005. Today, the ‘‘ musician continues to

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I_o Debut EP Announced

I_o joins the repertoire mau5trap artists, announcing that his debut EP ‘Analog/DDos’ would be released on February 20. A Facebook video with a glitchy computer screen that has almost become his signature style was posted by I_o. The video is a short twenty second clip that shows two anime characters with the word lust bordering

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Spring Awakening Phase 2 Rounds Out Impressive Lineup

Following last week’s Phase One announcement, Spring Awakening has finally released the Second Phase their lineup. In addition to some new names, it also features the roster for this year’s six Branded Stage showcases. The already stacked bill features performances from Kaskade, Tiesto, deadmau5, and Virtual Self. This is looking like a festival you won’t want

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Jóhann Jóhannsson has died at age 48

One the great film composers his generation. Icelandic avant-garde composer and experimental musician Jóhann Jóhannsson has died at age 48 in Berlin. A cause death has not been announced. Jóhannsson is survived by his parents, sisters and daughter. His manager, Tim Husom, wrote: “I’m so very sad. Today, I lost my friend who was one

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