When Self-Assemble came out one year ago, I thought I had the album figured out after a couple listens. I didn’t realize how deep it actually went.
In Episode 3 of the EDMist Podcast, host J.T. Fales talks with music critic Matt Bessey about the big stories of 2015, and looks ahead to where EDM will go in 2016.
A compilation of the five can’t-miss artist albums released by electronic heavyweights and newcomers in 2015.
Your EDM discussion group The EDMist Podcast is an EDM talk show and discussion group covering the most exciting news in dance music from the fans’ perspectives. Subscribe on Soundcloud or iTunes. The EDMist Podcast 05: EDM Podcasts Collide! feat. Tony N In Episode 5, I interview Tony N, host of The EDM Talk Show. It was fun … Continue reading Podcast
In the dance music world, B2B or b2b indicates that two DJs will be performing onstage at the same time. This is indicated on lineups as “[DJ 1] b2b [DJ 2].” B2b is shorthand for “back-to-back,” so “Skrillex b2b Diplo” can be read as “Skrillex back to back with Diplo.”
Song Review: Matt Lange Nails Remix of NIN’s “Discipline” [Free Download] Matt Lange has released a dark, downtempo, and altogether incredible remix of Nine Inch Nails‘s “Discipline.” If you’re a fan of NIN, and Lange’s signature broody, moody production style, this is something you can’t miss. Luckily for you, it’s a free download from his Soundcloud page. Listen … Continue reading Music
From Above & Beyond to Skrillex, some of the biggest names in dance music have embraced Snapchat as a way to connect with fans and open a window onto their sometimes-glamorous, sometimes-tedious lives. For your convenience, I’ve pulled together a list of all the DJs I know of who are on it, plus a few other entities you might want to follow.
Last week, Jack Ü, the powerhouse collaboration between EDM titans Skrillex and Diplo, dropped their debut album with little advance notice.