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  • What quarter-century crisis? WMC celebrates its 25th birthday bigger and better than ever

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    What quarter-century crisis? WMC celebrates its 25th birthday bigger and better than ever

    It's a banner year for Winter Music Conference. Celebrating a quarter-century in 2010, it's grown into one of the largest music gatherings in the world, something between an industry schmooze fest and adult spring break. Just check the impressive st...

    by Arielle Castillo on March 18, 2010
  • WMC survival basics

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    WMC survival basics

    The 25th annual Winter Music Conference is upon us, and we couldn't be more excited for the freaks, dance geeks, hipsters, and rage monsters to invade our town. But you can't run into the week without a plan. Here's a basic survival guide. Study up ...

    by Tracy A. Block on March 18, 2010
  • The 25 worst moments in dance music history

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    The 25 worst moments in dance music history

    With 25 years of Conference in the books, it's time for a look back at the corresponding period of dance music history. Yes, there were moments of sheer joy and ecstasy (take that as a pun or not). But there are plenty of other developments we want ...

    by Esther Park on March 18, 2010
  • 2010 is the year of dubstep

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    2010 is the year of dubstep

    The pressure to move things forward fuels music's development. But which way is forward? For dubstep, the current hottest sound of the London underground, forward means down, questing to see just how low that bass line can be pushed. It's a genre...

    by Tony Ware on March 18, 2010
  • Ultra Music Festival grows again in 2010

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    Ultra Music Festival grows again in 2010

    For the past dozen years, most Winter Music Conference attendees have chosen to close out their week of nonstop partying by heading for the great outdoors -- or, rather, the outdoor Ultra Music Festival. In 1999, it was on the beach, where the Atlan...

    by John Hood on March 18, 2010
  • Afrika Bambaataa, the godfather of hip-hop, does WMC

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    Afrika Bambaataa, the godfather of hip-hop, does WMC

    Any DJ with any sense knows she or he owes a debt to Afrika Bambaataa. And if she or he happens to be spinning hip-hop, make that double. Yeah, Grandmaster Flash, Kool Herc, and DJ Hollywood were all in on the early spinning action too. But it was B...

    by John Hood on March 18, 2010
  • Crobar Worldwide does the official WMC pool parties at the Eden Roc

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    Crobar Worldwide does the official WMC pool parties at the Eden Roc

    For the past three years, the mad cats of Crobar Worldwide have held down the pool at the Shelborne and thrown some of the wildest parties Conference week has seen. DJs as big-time as Victor Calderone, Danny Tenaglia, and Pete Tong have let loose wi...

    by John Hood on March 18, 2010
  • Juan Atkins reflects on 25 years of Detroit techno

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    Juan Atkins reflects on 25 years of Detroit techno

    This year marks not only the quarter-centennial anniversary of Miami's Winter Music Conference but also 25 years of Detroit techno, the seminal electronic dance music form that spawned the worldwide techno phenomenon. It was 25 years ago when a coho...

    by Sean Levisman on March 18, 2010
  • Cedric Gervais debuts new album tracks at WMC

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    Cedric Gervais debuts new album tracks at WMC

    Cedric Gervais, Miami's king of Space, has a lot to live up to at this year's WMC. Last year, his moody, slow-burning jam "Mauri's Dream" scored a nearly monthlong "essential tune of the week" nod on Pete Tong's BBC One radio show. With that coronat...

    by Arielle Castillo on March 18, 2010
  • Uffie is back and better! (Ke$ha who?)

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    Uffie is back and better! (Ke$ha who?)

    A white girl raps over electro beats about drinking and partying. Sound familiar? If you're thinking faux-bad-girl-turned-pop-star Ke$ha, you're wrong. Years before the Nashville native topped the Billboard charts, Florida-via-Paris native Anna-Cath...

    by Jose D. Duran on March 18, 2010
  • Robbie Rivera's Juicy Beach party offers some lineup curveballs

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    Robbie Rivera's Juicy Beach party offers some lineup curveballs

    Above all else, Robbie Rivera knows how to throw one serious beach party. Born in Puerto Rico, the DJ/producer now splits his time between two sandy clubbing meccas: Miami and Ibiza. And so it goes that his annual Juicy Beach party has become a must...

    by Arielle Castillo on March 18, 2010
  • Italian-born, London-based Riva Starr remodels house

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    Italian-born, London-based Riva Starr remodels house

    Asked the most musical part of his childhood, DJ/producer Stefano "Riva Starr" Miele replies, "My mum's slaps on my face." It's an appropriately flip answer, for Miele is nothing if not cheeky. A similarly fresh approach even pervades his boozy take...

    by Tony Ware on March 18, 2010
  • Annie Mac tops out at four WMC gigs this year

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    Annie Mac tops out at four WMC gigs this year

    No matter how you look at it, this is Annie Mac's time. Last year, when Britain's most famous female DJ hit the strip for Winter Music Conference, it was at no less a hot spot than the Gansevoort, where her gravity-defying mash of genres floored a b...

    by John Hood on March 18, 2010
  • Classixx is L.A.'s new dynamite duo

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    Classixx is L.A.'s new dynamite duo

    If you're reading this article, chances are good you have a certain thing for dance music. If that's the case, you're undoubtedly well aware of the increasing number of DJs doing their best to make the leap to producer/remixer/artist. We're not talk...

    by John Hood on March 18, 2010
  • Nickodemus

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    Nickodemus

    At times, WMC can feel a little heavy on the Euro beats, but for those of you looking for jazzier, more Afro-centric flavors, there's always a cool, soul-shaking DJ to fit your bill. Representing Brooklyn, DJ Nickodemus incorporates the outer edges ...

    by José Dávila on March 18, 2010
  • Article

    Shelter NYC 20

    Some artists are so dedicated their craft that they become masters of their turf. Born in Trinidad and raised in New York, Timmy Regisford is known among his many fans simply as the Maestro, a nod to his flawless set-conducting techniques. Over the ...

    by José Dávila on March 18, 2010
  • The Do-Over

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    The Do-Over

    Parties are always better with surprises. Especially when they boast a lineup of some of the most respected and musically dope DJs on the planet -- and it doesn't cost a dollar for admission. Enter the Do-Over, which will take over Bar the afternoon...

    by Bernard Hacker on March 18, 2010
  • Greg Wilson

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    Greg Wilson

    Few figures on the international dance music scene can wear the title of legend as aptly as Greg Wilson. The British DJ boasts a career spanning three decades, going back to the birth of house and his early days as a DJ at Manchester's seminal club ...

    by Sean Levisman on March 18, 2010
  • Afro Kumbe

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    Afro Kumbe

    WMC is a time of year when Miami gets to experience an influx of talent from the international dance community. Unfortunately, barring the occasional resident DJ set, it usually doesn't leave a whole lot of room for the 305's local heroes -- until n...

    by Christopher Lopez on March 18, 2010
  • Funkerman

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    Funkerman

    Fans of internationally renowned house DJ and producer Funkerman might be surprised to learn that house music wasn't always his thing. When the young Dutchman by the name of Ardie van Beek started out as a wee DJ some 20 years ago, he was consumed b...

    by Christopher Lopez on March 18, 2010
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