Pretty Lights (AKA Derek Vincent Smith) has come a long way in a relatively short time.
Since 2006, he's built a musical empire with his friends and labelmates at Pretty Lights Music, stirring up what many consider to be a whole new genre in the process.
His blend of natural rhythms and electron ... More >>
Pretty Lights is a man from Colorado. His name is Derek Vincent Smith. He makes party music. And he has built a legion of dedicated fans all around the world.
His blend of hip-hop and funk with glitched-out EDM has literally changed the game. It set him apart from the EDM masses and inspired a who ... More >>
Standing elbow to elbow last night with people going out of their minds in front of the live stage, it was easy to forget that Pretty Lights' first Miami show was at the Vagbaond, just over two years ago. In October 2009, the then-cult Colorado producer born Derek Vincent Smith was still a club a ... More >>
The Pretty Lights Showcase isn't sold out.We don't like to admit it. But sometimes we here at Crossfade screw up.
The most recent example: In an item on the Pretty Lights Showcase from last week's special New Times Miami Music Guide 2011, we stated that Derek Vincent Smith's party at the Fillmor ... More >>