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11 Basic Guidelines For Dance Music Culture

11 Basic Guidelines For Dance Music Culture

Oct 16 2013 04:15 PM EST | Steller

It's no secret the dance music is dealing with a lot of negative press lately. But it isn't just the media who is giving our community a bad rep - some of our esteemed dance floor neighbors are helping too. So we've decided to create a mini refresher c...

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deadmau5 Dishes on Swedish House Mafia, Ultra, and EDM

deadmau5 Dishes on Swedish House Mafia, Ultra, and EDM

Feb 15 2013 11:37 AM EST | BrittanyGaston

If you've been following my writing with GenXGlow for awhile, you can probably date my anti-mau5 phase a few years back. But as I've grown older, and learned a lot more being in the industry rather than just a fan who writes, I find that I've grown to...

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IO ECHO: Bridging The Gap Between Art And Electronica

IO ECHO: Bridging The Gap Between Art And Electronica

Jan 13 2013 08:21 AM EST | BrittanyGaston

The likelihood of "stumbling" across Io Echo on a popularized music blog is slim-to-none--which is a rather unfortunate travesty. Equipped with indie guitar stylings and Asian instrumentation, Ioanna Gika and Leopold Ross have successfully in...

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"The Raven" Remix Contest + Movie Giveaway!

"The Raven" Remix Contest + Movie Giveaway!

Oct 15 2012 05:50 PM EST | BrittanyGaston

The dance music download store SatelliteEDM is partnering with world-renowned musician Alan Parson's to celebrate the release of "The Raven" movie. Up-and-coming producers can submit remixes of the song with the chance to win $1,000 an...

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Beatport's Skrillex & Damien Marley Remix Contest For "Make It Bun Dem"

Beatport's Skrillex & Damien Marley Remix Contest For "Make It Bun Dem"

Sep 04 2012 12:24 PM EST | BrittanyGaston

Think you have what it takes to remix multi-platinum artists Damian Marley and Skrillex? "Introductions are hardly necessary with Beatport Play's latest remix contest, featuring not one but two Grammy award winning artists. Reggae royalty Dami...

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WTF Is Trap Music!?!?!?

WTF Is Trap Music!?!?!?

Aug 21 2012 11:51 AM EST | BrittanyGaston

With dance music on the rise, genres converging together, and sub-genres spawning off of other sub-genres, it's getting pretty difficult to keep up with everything going on in dance music right now. I pride myself on knowing about many artists and...

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America's Influence And DJ Mag's Top 100

America's Influence And DJ Mag's Top 100

Oct 24 2011 01:25 PM EST | BrittanyGaston

Well you may have guessed by Hell's frozen tundra, and the flying pigs that it has finally happened; a House DJ has been crowned #1 on DJ Mag's Top 100 DJ Poll. Did anyone see where David Guetta got booed when Armin announced his name? Fast fo...

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All Day I Dream with Lee Burridge

All Day I Dream with Lee Burridge

Aug 01 2011 06:00 PM EST | JoshuaAnthony

As some of you may already know, I am a huge fan of day parties. So, when Lee Burridge invites one atop a Brooklyn building with a gorgeous NYC skyline and July 4th fireworks, you go. Event Photos: Check out the pictures on our Facebook Page! The...

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Beatport, AM Only, And Denver

Beatport, AM Only, And Denver

Dec 05 2010 03:02 AM EST | BrittanyGaston

Undeniably, Beatport and AM Only are two of the biggest power forces in electronic music. But, it is what they are allegedly doing with said power, that is getting them sued. Monopolizing, black-listing, and pigeon holes, oh my! The backstory......

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Insomniac Inc. Sues L.A. Over Canceled TiŽsto Show

Insomniac Inc. Sues L.A. Over Canceled TiŽsto Show

Aug 31 2010 12:20 AM EST | BrittanyGaston

Here it is; the first major back-lash from the tragic events at Electric Daisy Carnival. The city of Los Angeles supposedly "breached its contract when it canceled what would have been an Oct. 30 concert by the well-known trance artist in the West...

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EDM Uprising

EDM Uprising

Feb 14 2010 01:00 PM EST | JoshuaAnthony

I can think of at least three reasons that electronic dance music (EDM) is on the uprise: commercial EDM music, the 2010 WMC, and The Rebel Rave Tour. 1 - Commercial EDM Music Electronic dance music (EDM) is maturing into a pinnacle point in its evolu...

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