Here's who you need to see perform at New York's newest music festival – Business Insider

Here's who you need to see perform at New York's newest music festival – Business Insider
09/30/2016
Business InsiderHere's who you need to see perform at New York's newest music festivalBusiness Insider7:45 PM – Tropical house music is one of the most popular sounds in pop right now. It's all over Justin Bieber's ubiquitous 2015 album Purpose. Go right to the source with Chinese-American producer Zhu at the Linden Blvd Stage. 8:45 PM – J. Cole may be …and more »
Best new music: Glass Animals “How to Be a Human Being” – Villanovan (subscription)
09/30/2016
Villanovan (subscription)Best new music: Glass Animals “How to Be a Human Being”Villanovan (subscription)“How to Be a Human Being” strays from the bands debut sound on “ZABA” (think eclectic, dark, trippy hipster house music) and instead brings the raw intricacies of humanity to the forefront of the album. It's witty, inspired and catchy. The theme of the …and more »

Pop & Rock Listings for Sept. 30-Oct. 6 – New York Times

Pop & Rock Listings for Sept. 30-Oct. 6 – New York Times
09/29/2016
New York TimesPop & Rock Listings for Sept. 30-Oct. 6New York TimesAnd while the Brooklyn duo Bob Moses, composed of the Vancouver high school pals Jimmy Vallance and Tom Howie, drew their name from Moses, they did away with blueprints altogether, shedding traditional house-music standards and rebuilding the …
On The Rise: Meet Cee-Lo Green's Trio of Protégés Swagu Style House – The Source
09/29/2016
The SourceOn The Rise: Meet Cee-Lo Green's Trio of Protégés Swagu Style HouseThe SourceEven if you hadn't yet heard one second of Swagu Style House's music, the star power exuded by the Atlanta-bred threesome is pretty undeniable. Lounged collectively across a couch in a Decatur office space, members Stranger, Deep, and Medulla (pictured …

The Hatching of Dirtybird – SF Weekly

The Hatching of Dirtybird – SF Weekly
09/29/2016
SF WeeklyThe Hatching of DirtybirdSF WeeklyAs for the humorous and sexually explicit lines in Dirtybird's music, well, that's just a reflection of the DJs' silly personalities, as well as a borrowed trait from Detroit and Chicago house music. One of VonStroke's most popular songs is a frenzied …
Tritonal's dance music techno vibe can work small
09/28/2016
Cincinnati.comTritonal's dance music techno vibe can work smallCincinnati.comQ: Do you prefer any particular term used to describe your music, like one subgenre of house music or another? A: My mom still calls it techno (laughs). I just learned to get over that. We came on the scene before the EDM explosion in America. And when …

Point Blank Explains The History of House Music – EDM Sauce (blog)

Point Blank Explains The History of House Music – EDM Sauce (blog)
09/27/2016
EDM Sauce (blog)Point Blank Explains The History of House MusicEDM Sauce (blog)While disco music is long gone, many of the elements from disco are still around. While many types of music are hard to pinpoint when it started, this is not the case for house music. House music started in the early to mid 1980s in Chicago with the …
Bed-Stuy Alive! Celebrates Neighborhood Trailblazers – DNAinfo
09/27/2016
DNAinfoBed-Stuy Alive! Celebrates Neighborhood TrailblazersDNAinfoA music festival will also bring tunes to Fulton Street for the 10th Annual Restoration Rocks!, followed by a Soul Summit House Music Party. A month of events will follow the Oct. 8 kick-off with free fitness classes, community bike rides, resource …

Crowded House Sydney Opera House Tickets Selling For Up To $1500 – Music Feeds

Crowded House Sydney Opera House Tickets Selling For Up To $1500 – Music Feeds
09/26/2016
Music FeedsCrowded House Sydney Opera House Tickets Selling For Up To $1500Music FeedsAfter an influx of diehard Crowded House fans crashed the Sydney Opera House website last week in an attempt to purchase tickets to the band's upcoming Encore shows, resale tickets have now been advertised online at prices as high as $1,500.and more »
Inside Apple Music's Second Act – BuzzFeed News
09/26/2016
BuzzFeed NewsInside Apple Music's Second ActBuzzFeed NewsMusic streaming is a buyer's market, and over the course of its first 14 months, Apple Music has pitched itself to customers in a few marquee ways. There's the army of in-house music experts, working to craft note-perfect playlists for your commute and …and more »

Takura shines at Midlands Music Awards – Chronicle

Takura shines at Midlands Music Awards – Chronicle
09/25/2016
ChronicleTakura shines at Midlands Music AwardsChronicleDj Stavo won the Best house Music Award for his song Mwedzi Muchena where he features superstar Oliver Mtukudzi. Top of the range entertainment was provided by Gweru- based mbira maestro Samukoko, dancehall chanter Legion, and the Kwekwe …
Festival Report: Oasis Festival 2016 – Deep House Amsterdam (press release) (blog)
09/25/2016
Deep House Amsterdam (press release) (blog)Festival Report: Oasis Festival 2016Deep House Amsterdam (press release) (blog)As ever, we got schooled into the early foundations of dance music with classic disco records and a touch of early house music to keep things interesting. On this third day we really started to get the hang of the festival, as did every other visitor …

25 Years Ago: Primal Scream Create Their Own World With 'Screamadelica'

25 Years Ago: Primal Scream Create Their Own World With 'Screamadelica'
09/24/2016
Diffuser.fm25 Years Ago: Primal Scream Create Their Own World With 'Screamadelica'Diffuser.fmThanks to the direction provided by “Loaded,” the band were somehow able to mix elements as seemingly disparate as '60s psychedelia, gritty rock and roll, gospel soul, Brian Wilson ambience and house music into something that stood alone. The album …and more »
Jorge Cruz of TRAX Records on Reclaiming Dance Music for the Marginalized – THUMP
09/24/2016
THUMPJorge Cruz of TRAX Records on Reclaiming Dance Music for the MarginalizedTHUMPMost recently, that meant serving as the Creative Director of TRAX Records, the beloved Chicago house music label founded in 1983 and relaunched in the late 2000s by label co-owner Rachael Cain (aka Screamin' Rachael, the Queen of House Music).

DJ Pierre on His New Nightclub WildPitch: "Atlanta's Underground Scene Is Ready to Burst" – THUMP

DJ Pierre on His New Nightclub WildPitch: "Atlanta's Underground Scene Is Ready to Burst" – THUMP
09/23/2016
THUMPDJ Pierre on His New Nightclub WildPitch: "Atlanta's Underground Scene Is Ready to Burst"THUMPI met Kai Alcé, who to me is the godfather of house music here. For all the work that he's put in the scene, [it] should be farther along. Speaking from my experience having lived in various cities, infrastructure is a necessary and integral part of …
South African Label Do Work Records Releases Album 'Overtime' – Noiseporn
09/23/2016
NoisepornSouth African Label Do Work Records Releases Album 'Overtime'NoisepornI was inspired hugely by the Brazilian music scene, as well as UK artists like Kreature and Billy Kenny, and of course South African house music scene such as Culoe De Song and Black Coffee”. D_Know reflects “I'm very pleased to be part of this amazing …

Dance to your tune – The Hindu

Dance to your tune – The Hindu
09/23/2016
Dance to your tuneThe HinduAt the venue, you will get to choose between three channels: hip-hop and bass music, psy trance and chill step, or commercial and deep house music. Six DJs will play during the night in two shifts of three playing at the same time. On the line-up for …and more »
Interview: Golf Clap – Deep House Amsterdam (press release) (blog)
09/22/2016
Deep House Amsterdam (press release) (blog)Interview: Golf ClapDeep House Amsterdam (press release) (blog)Hugh Cleal and Bryan Jones, a Detroit duo with an unmatched passion for house music and a seemingly endless supply of studio and club focused creativity, make up Golf Clap. Golf Clap have established themselves as in demand artists and performers in …

Solardo Interview: It takes two

Solardo Interview: It takes two
09/21/2016
Skiddle.comSolardo Interview: It takes twoSkiddle.comWith Mark's production skills and James' house music knowledge, between them they figured out exactly what those on the dancefloor were craving, and the collaborative project began to take shape. By quite literally dedicating 8 months of their life to …
Learn About This Talent-Packed Techno Takeover in Tijuana by Eternal Gatherings – Magnetic Magazine (blog)
09/21/2016
Magnetic Magazine (blog)Learn About This Talent-Packed Techno Takeover in Tijuana by Eternal GatheringsMagnetic Magazine (blog)Joe Hix: I am hopeful for the future of proper techno and House music. I think it will remain to be more popular abroad than in the States, but we still have our pockets of the underground, which I am grateful for. Woody McBride: We are the rebel sound …