Zedd and The Chainsmokers were two of EDM’s big winners to take home Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs) in their 2019 edition. The awards ceremony took place at the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas and were hosted by Kelly Clarkson.
Rave-goers at Teknival in France’s Creuse region experienced plunging temperatures and unexpected snowfall on Saturday night. The weather, typically 12°C or 53.6°F this time of year, dropped to -3°C or 26.6°F (below freezing).
ARTY’s name was brought back into the wider public eye yesterday as he and/or his team filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Marshmello. Now, I suppose as more people are looking through his tweets and posts as of late, we’ve seen that he really, really wants to remix Swedish House Mafia’s latest ID from their Tele2 Arena show in Stockholm.
Each year, Coachella meets and exceeds the high standards it sets for itself, as well as those set by its attendees. This year was no different, with plenty of special moments throughout both weekends. Even for those of us watching the live stream at home, nearly 70 artists streamed their full sets including Billie Eilish, Gesaffelstein, Zedd, Weezer, NGHTMRE, Dillon Francis, and of course all the headliners.
Lots of songs end up sounding similar by the time they’re finally released — after millennia of compositions, there are only so many combinations left untouched. However, few are deemed close enough to be worthy of a lawsuit for copyright infringement. That being said, Arty is suing Marshmello for allegedly stealing elements from his remix of the One Republic song, “I Lived,” for the latter’s “Happier” with Bastille.
It’s been a little over a month and a half since Flume made his grand return with his Hi This Is Flume mixtape and following single, “Friends.” After announcing a show at Red Rocks for August, he went relatively quiet again, but not before he told fans that there was a lot more coming this year.
With every album, Adele has shared a chapter of her life by the numbers — 19, 21, and 25. Apparently 30 wasn’t easy, and she jokes that her next album will be entirely drum n bass just to spite those who made it tough on her.
Walk into any club in the world, and you’ll likely see a pair of some iteration of CDJ-2000s and a DJM-900 on the DJ booth. The Pioneer mixers are a standard worldwide, controlling between 60-70% of the global market of DJ mixers. However, according to reports from Japanese financial websites, it appears that Pioneer is in talks to sell off the remainder of its DJ subsidiary.
Space Laces dropped an unreleased track last night at Stereo Live Dallas, which some believe is a “Phone Tap VIP” and many others believe is a Skrillex collab.
Just yesterday we reported on Steve Aoki’s comic book launch, “Neon Future.” But, it’s just one venture after another for this talent. His latest comes in the form of a fitness app, fittingly called Aoki Bootcamp.