Photo: Win McNamee/Getty – A.V. Club (blog)

Photo: Win McNamee/Getty – A.V. Club (blog)
07/23/2016
A.V. Club (blog)Photo: Win McNamee/GettyA.V. Club (blog)“Trump Yeah”—and the band outside the convention hall that reportedly dumped a version of Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars' “Uptown Trump” onto the burning embers of 2016—wasn't the only instance of Trump putting his stamp on the house music like so …
MIGHTY REAL with David Harness / Marquess Wyatt / Chuwee
07/23/2016
MIGHTY REAL with David Harness / Marquess Wyatt / ChuweeSFStation.comSonic love travels in many dimensions – through visceral pathways of the senses, as a uniting force on dance floors everywhere, in movements spanning entire eras to unify – whether souls, states or nations. And as sonic love relates to house music …

MSTRKRFT (Photo: MSO PR) MSTRKRFT (Photo: MSO PR) – A.V. Club

MSTRKRFT (Photo: MSO PR) MSTRKRFT (Photo: MSO PR) – A.V. Club
07/22/2016
A.V. ClubMSTRKRFT (Photo: MSO PR) MSTRKRFT (Photo: MSO PR)A.V. Club“Wrong Glass Sir” begins in a flurry of rat-a-tat beats before evolving into percolating electropop smudged with grime; “Runaway” is sizzling house music with swerving keyboards and slo-mo funk vocals; and highlight “Little Red Hen” boasts colorful …
Até outubro, Recife ferve com house music nacional – NE10
07/22/2016
NE10Até outubro, Recife ferve com house music nacionalNE10Festas com DJs nacionais de house music estão “com força” no calendário de baladas da cidade. Quem entende de música eletrônica, diz que o sucesso é devido ao alto nível que atingiram alguns DJs made in Brasil (como Alok e Vintage Culture) e na …

Is Nicola Sturgeon about to become the next superstar DJ? – Glasgow Live

Is Nicola Sturgeon about to become the next superstar DJ? – Glasgow Live
07/20/2016
Glasgow LiveIs Nicola Sturgeon about to become the next superstar DJ?Glasgow LiveCould Nic be the next big thing in house music? First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is undoubtedly one of the most prominent figures in Scottish and British politics right now. She's influenced hundreds of young people across the country due to her …and more »
Virgil Abloh Premieres Ray-Ban x Boiler Room Set, Talks Breaking 'Stereotypes & Snobbery' in DJ Culture: Exclusive – Billboard
07/20/2016
BillboardVirgil Abloh Premieres Ray-Ban x Boiler Room Set, Talks Breaking 'Stereotypes & Snobbery' in DJ Culture: ExclusiveBillboardSo, Guillaume Berg and I, in efforts of pushing the needle, started playing in a way that would acknowledge classic house, acknowledging classic electronic production that fell in between techno and house music. Techno being a very European sound of …and more »

Best of the rest: More fun things to do July 21-27 – Detroit Free Press

Best of the rest: More fun things to do July 21-27 – Detroit Free Press
07/20/2016
Detroit Free PressBest of the rest: More fun things to do July 21-27Detroit Free PressAll aboard the Diamond Queen for an evening of Detroit's best house music. Sunday's boat cruise on the Detroit River includes local house music innovators like Alton Miller, Rick Wilhite, Bruce Bailey and DJ Lynda Carter, plus Chicago's Alan King …and more »
Songs We Love: Abra, 'Thinking Of U' – NPR
07/19/2016
NPRSongs We Love: Abra, 'Thinking Of U'NPRAbra wholly owns all the parts traditionally played by collaborators (as with Aaliyah and Timbaland, for example), filtering the work through the lo-fi analog-gear mindset of, say, Chicago house-music productions rather than maximalist hip-hop or big …and more »

'Brooklyn Get Down' Music Festival Relocated to Coney Island: Organizer – DNAinfo

'Brooklyn Get Down' Music Festival Relocated to Coney Island: Organizer – DNAinfo
07/18/2016
DNAinfo'Brooklyn Get Down' Music Festival Relocated to Coney Island: OrganizerDNAinfoBROOKLYN — A house music festival slated for Bedford-Stuyvesant will be relocated to Coney Island, organizers said. The first-ever “Brooklyn Get Down Festival,” a four-day event, was planned in partnership with Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration …
Tony's House – Anchorage Press
07/18/2016
Tony's HouseAnchorage PressFew Alaskan DJs can claim the same level of success as local house DJ Tony H. Born in Louisana and raised in Panama City, Panama at just 25-years-old he has built a reputation as Anchorage's go-to guy for house music and a great live set. Many may be …

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Star Tatyana Ali Marries Dr. Vaughn Rasberry – People Magazine

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Star Tatyana Ali Marries Dr. Vaughn Rasberry – People Magazine
07/17/2016
People MagazineFresh Prince of Bel-Air Star Tatyana Ali Marries Dr. Vaughn RasberryPeople Magazine"I love chocolate and Vaughn loves Vanilla so we're having a tiered cake," she said. "I'm not into his cake and he's not into mine! So, we get to share!" As the couple danced to a mixture of tropical house music, hip-hop, and afropunk, they took home …and more »
Kerri Chandler Asks Fans to Participate in a 'Very Special Project' – THUMP
07/17/2016
THUMPKerri Chandler Asks Fans to Participate in a 'Very Special Project'THUMPLegendary house producer Kerri Chandler took to his social media accounts to invite fans to participate in a "very special project" featuring the house music that would have changed their lives. "The question is 'If you never heard house music before …and more »

Behind the scenes: Peek inside the new Alabama Center for the Arts – The Decatur Daily

Behind the scenes: Peek inside the new Alabama Center for the Arts – The Decatur Daily
07/17/2016
The Decatur DailyBehind the scenes: Peek inside the new Alabama Center for the ArtsThe Decatur DailyThe building, which will house music and theater classes for Athens State and Calhoun Community College, will open to students in August and provide a boost for downtown Decatur's art scene. “The outside has classical architecture, so it fits with …
July 12, 1979: 'The Night Disco Died' — Or Didn't – NPR
07/16/2016
NPRJuly 12, 1979: 'The Night Disco Died' — Or Didn'tNPRThe subtitle of Dahl's book is "The Night Disco Died" — but disco never really died. In Chicago, it went underground and was reborn several years later as house music. Present at house's creation was none other than Vince Lawrence, who was still …and more »

Bishop's Stortford pub to host Elliot Porter's Open House music festival – Herts and Essex Observer

Bishop's Stortford pub to host Elliot Porter's Open House music festival – Herts and Essex Observer
07/16/2016
Bishop's Stortford pub to host Elliot Porter's Open House music festivalHerts and Essex ObserverA popular musician from Bishop's Stortford will host a music festival at the Jolly Brewers pub in the town. Singer-songwriter Elliot Porter is hosting Open House Festival at the South Street inn with talented local acts on Saturday, July 23. Ten bands …
Weekly Top 10 House Chart – July 14, 2016 – Magnetic Magazine (blog)
07/14/2016
Magnetic Magazine (blog)Weekly Top 10 House Chart – July 14, 2016Magnetic Magazine (blog)9. 'NO VICTIM SONG' – ATFC FEATURING HANNAH WILLIAMS [DEFECTED RECORDS]. Long time Defected recording artist ATFC returns to the label for an impeccable slice of house music that nicely transcends any trend or era.

How M/A/R/R/S' 'Pump Up the Volume' Became Dance Music's First Pop Hit

How M/A/R/R/S' 'Pump Up the Volume' Became Dance Music's First Pop Hit
07/14/2016
RollingStone.comHow M/A/R/R/S' 'Pump Up the Volume' Became Dance Music's First Pop HitRollingStone.com"Volume" rose to number 13 in America — nearly as impressive, considering that U.S. radio was barely playing hip-hop, even in the wake of Run-D.M.C.'s massive crossover success, never mind house music. And much as "Volume" owes hip-hop, …
Tommie Sunshine Explores Miami's Contributions to Dance Music in After the Raves – Miami New Times
07/14/2016
Miami New TimesTommie Sunshine Explores Miami's Contributions to Dance Music in After the RavesMiami New TimesFrom Miami bass to its contributions to house music and the nightlife experience, the city deserves its place in the pantheon. But you don't have to tell New York via Chicago DJ-producer Tommie Sunshine that. He knows how important Miami is to the …

Ridgewood's ONDERDONK HOUSE MUSIC FESTIVAL – Ridgewood Times Newsweekly

Ridgewood's ONDERDONK HOUSE MUSIC FESTIVAL – Ridgewood Times Newsweekly
07/14/2016
Ridgewood's ONDERDONK HOUSE MUSIC FESTIVALRidgewood Times NewsweeklyThis weekend, The VanderEnde-Onderdonk House becomes a rock 'n' roll hot spot as 20 bands take over the museum and grassy knoll for music, art, food, shopping and fun! Tickets are on sale now, with two-day passes available for $38 and day tickets …
How House Music and a Good Breakfast Fuel Ernest Chrappah's DC Taxi Revolution – DC Inno
07/13/2016
How House Music and a Good Breakfast Fuel Ernest Chrappah's DC Taxi RevolutionDC InnoAs a part of our DC Innovators series, we are profiling 75 of the most innovative people in D.C. Our 75 profile subjects will also be finalists for our 50 on Fire awards in December. Know some people we should include? Nominate them here.