Amp Fiddler Flips Through Funk, House and Techno On 'Motor City … – Billboard

Amp Fiddler Flips Through Funk, House and Techno On 'Motor City … – Billboard
08/27/2016
BillboardAmp Fiddler Flips Through Funk, House and Techno On 'Motor City …BillboardAmp Fiddler remains relatively unknown despite his impressive resume and close connections with legends in funk (George Clinton), hip-hop (J Dilla), and …and more »
The Japanese House beat a bizarre billing to shine at Reading 2016 … – DIY Magazine
08/27/2016
DIY MagazineThe Japanese House beat a bizarre billing to shine at Reading 2016 …DIY MagazineStill evolving and growing with every passing set, Amber Bain and band make The Dance Stage their own.and more »

From Hong Kong to Burning Man: Lee Burridge's Adventures in Music – Huffington Post

From Hong Kong to Burning Man: Lee Burridge's Adventures in Music – Huffington Post
08/26/2016
Huffington PostFrom Hong Kong to Burning Man: Lee Burridge's Adventures in MusicHuffington PostI had chanced across some early house records in my local record shop and loved them but had no idea they were described as house music at that point. The guy had been to some of the early outdoor rave parties that were happening around London and …
Is this the year that African music will conquer the United States? – The Keene Sentinel
08/26/2016
The Keene SentinelIs this the year that African music will conquer the United States?The Keene Sentinel“The crowds in South Africa really enjoy the warm sound of house music, and we have a big radio culture for house music there,” Culoe De Song said. “In Europe, they have a huge clubbing culture that's not necessarily driven by the radio, and the …and more »

Why Don't We Go Back to Calling All Dance Music “Disco?” – Magnetic Magazine (blog)

Why Don't We Go Back to Calling All Dance Music “Disco?” – Magnetic Magazine (blog)
08/25/2016
Magnetic Magazine (blog)Why Don't We Go Back to Calling All Dance Music “Disco?”Magnetic Magazine (blog)In the shadows of the mainstream, disco would go on to birth house music – a style largely pioneered by the late Frankie Knuckles characterized by “tight mixes” of obscure disco records. Around the same time, technological advancements also made actual …
Weekly Top 10 House Chart – August 25, 2016 – Magnetic Magazine (blog)
08/25/2016
Magnetic Magazine (blog)Weekly Top 10 House Chart – August 25, 2016Magnetic Magazine (blog)This week's house music chart explores the many shades of the genre's spectrum – including some psychedelic cuts, a few deep ones, and of course, a few jacking ones. Plus, don't forget to scroll to the bottom in order to auto-play all the tunes in …

Stephanie Ewen's vision for a more accessible, inclusive music scene – Columbus Alive

Stephanie Ewen's vision for a more accessible, inclusive music scene – Columbus Alive
08/25/2016
Columbus AliveStephanie Ewen's vision for a more accessible, inclusive music sceneColumbus AliveLuckily for Columbus, there's the Tiny House Music Collective, which officially launched in January 2016. On the organization's website, bands can find expansive directories for recording studios, booking companies, venues, press, open mics and more.
A small, one-day music festival – GuelphToday
08/25/2016
GuelphTodayA small, one-day music festivalGuelphTodayThe Yellow House Music Festival is actually the Backwoods Music Festival by another name. A name change was deemed necessary because, Little said, there are other Backwoods festivals out in the North American music festival universe, and he and his …

Techno Tuesday: Amine Edge & Dance – Dancing Astronaut

Techno Tuesday: Amine Edge & Dance – Dancing Astronaut
08/24/2016
Techno Tuesday: Amine Edge & DanceDancing AstronautAmine (Amine Edge) was always a House Music lover. We both come from modest families and we made it here through passion before everything. 4 Years ago when we created “Amine Edge & DANCE” by accident we decided to be a duo who will do …
Hey Mr. DJ, are you really an artist? – Chicago Tribune
08/23/2016
Chicago TribuneHey Mr. DJ, are you really an artist?Chicago TribuneThis is also, ahem, the city that gave its name to Chicago house music, the pioneering 1980s effort by local DJs like Frankie Knuckles to turn mashups of disco, funk and other grooves into a new genre of nightclub performance. Read the Chicago …Cook County is trying to collect six-figure back taxes from Chicago music venuesTime Out Chicago (blog)all 7 news articles »

Cook County seeks $400K in amusement taxes from Evil Olive, Beauty Bar – Chicago Tribune

Cook County seeks $400K in amusement taxes from Evil Olive, Beauty Bar – Chicago Tribune
08/22/2016
Chicago TribuneCook County seeks $400K in amusement taxes from Evil Olive, Beauty BarChicago TribuneInstead the attorneys and the judge wrangled over whether DJs spinning rap, hip-hop and house music — something both venues regularly feature — are putting on a live musical performance as defined by the ordinance. This distinction is critical …and more »
Star-Studded WimBash Festival Benefits West Haven Youth Music Programs
08/22/2016
Patch.comStar-Studded WimBash Festival Benefits West Haven Youth Music ProgramsPatch.comOrganizers said all event proceeds, such as beer, merchandise and raffle sales, benefited the school and Community House music programs. The WimBash Music Festival Series, a charity founded by Wimbish that includes the festival and related fundraising …

Secret Garden Festival-goers celebrate the end of summer – Carroll County Times

Secret Garden Festival-goers celebrate the end of summer – Carroll County Times
08/22/2016
Carroll County TimesSecret Garden Festival-goers celebrate the end of summerCarroll County Times"I like the house music, and it's a great place to come and enjoy the outdoors." Kelly Duppins, of Union Bridge, said she was happy the festival was in her "own backyard." "They have bands that we'd normally have to travel to Baltimore or D.C. to see …
Lake Sonoma hosts first electronic music festival – Santa Rosa Press Democrat
08/21/2016
Santa Rosa Press DemocratLake Sonoma hosts first electronic music festivalSanta Rosa Press DemocratIn a first for Lake Sonoma, an electronic music festival is being held this weekend in a sunlit outdoor venue that seems incongruous with the typical late-night club scene associated with the genre. The experiment is part of a growing trend to bring …

Jameston Thieves goes back to his house roots in "Hypnotic" – EARMILK (blog)

Jameston Thieves goes back to his house roots in "Hypnotic" – EARMILK (blog)
08/19/2016
EARMILK (blog)Jameston Thieves goes back to his house roots in "Hypnotic"EARMILK (blog)According to his socials, Jameston Thieves states "I wrote this tune about a year and a half ago, towards the beginning of my explorations in house music. I make a LOT of music that never see's the public, but this one has been such a consistent staple …
Here This Totally Insane And Hilarious House Remix Of Donald Trump Saying "Titties" – Papermag
08/16/2016
PapermagHere This Totally Insane And Hilarious House Remix Of Donald Trump Saying "Titties"PapermagDetroit house-producer djkage has turned one single sonic blunder of Donald Trump's at the Detroit Economic Club on August 6th into a gorgeously frenzied infectious house track; a new chapter in the city's glorious legacy of house music. In case you …

This kid from Tetbury is 12 and is already a seriously good house music producer – Gloucestershire Live

This kid from Tetbury is 12 and is already a seriously good house music producer – Gloucestershire Live
08/19/2016
Gloucestershire LiveThis kid from Tetbury is 12 and is already a seriously good house music producerGloucestershire LiveStarting to realise girls were, like, a thing? Mastering your skills on the Sega Megadrive/NES/Playstation (delete as applicable to your age…)? Maybe all of the above – well be prepared to put to shame. Daniel Kostine, at that age, is a house music …
Is this the year that African music will conquer the United States? – Washington Post
08/19/2016
Washington PostIs this the year that African music will conquer the United States?Washington Post“The crowds in South Africa really enjoy the warm sound of house music, and we have a big radio culture for house music there,” Culoe De Song said. “In Europe, they have a huge clubbing culture that's not necessarily driven by the radio, and the …

Sex, Drugs and EDM: The Debauchery Behind Closed Doors at Splash House – L.A. Weekly

Sex, Drugs and EDM: The Debauchery Behind Closed Doors at Splash House – L.A. Weekly
08/18/2016
L.A. WeeklySex, Drugs and EDM: The Debauchery Behind Closed Doors at Splash HouseL.A. WeeklyThere is word going around that a balcony party on the third floor is taking place, and the DJ duo are trying to identify the room number. They navigate their way out into the hotel's pool area, where Matt DiMona is just getting started cutting up …
Weekly Top 10 House Chart – August 18, 2016 – Magnetic Magazine (blog)
08/18/2016
Magnetic Magazine (blog)Weekly Top 10 House Chart – August 18, 2016Magnetic Magazine (blog)Armand Van Helden is back to show us how house music is done. 0; 0; 0; 0; 0; 0. ArmandVanHelden. House music demigod Armand Van Helden tops this week's chart along with a very talented supporting cast of up-and-coming house producers.