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 >>
Check out today's top WMC and MMW parties -- plus Crossfade's fifteen best parties.
Honestly, if you're gonna survive 96 hours of Winter Music Conference, Miami Music Week, and Ultra Music Festival, then your emergency EDM supply kit will need to include a gas mask, goggles, a bikini and/or bana ... More >>
Good morning, beat freak.
Over the last seven days, you've gotten down with a genderqueer rapper in Overtown, raged at each and every free fucking party on the sked (not to mention WMC and MMW's fifteen best club bashes), and hit the Skrillex mosh pit at Ultra Music Festival.
You've moombahed ... More >>
Photo by Marta Xochilt PerezParty dude and label boss Pretty Lights.See the full 23-photo Pretty Lights at the Fillmore Miami Beach slideshow.
It's Miami Music Week!
How do we know? 'Cause Denver party dude and record label boss Pretty Lights (AKA Derek Vincent Smith) confirmed it last night a ... More >>
The last time Crossfade caught up with Pretty Lights, AKA Derek Vincent Smith, he was preparing for his Magic City debut at the Vagabond. Since then, the versatile electro producer has acquired a new drummer, killed Ultra 10's live stage, and released a couple of albums that are downloadable to t ... More >>