Nile Rodgers

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    WMC 2014 Dates Announced, March 21 to 30; Early-Bird Badges on Sale

    Hey, beat freaks! It's August, and you know what that means ... Time to start plotting your annual Winter Music Conference plan of attack! There are only 217 days left until the 2014 Conference kicks off. And no, that's not a lot of time. Believe us, you're going to blink and suddenly be in a bi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2013

    Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" Given Miami "Cumbia Remix" by Afro Kumbe/Locos Por Juana

    Like 94 percent of the world's population that listens to music, the guys of experimental cumbia collective Locos Por Juana cannot get Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" out of their heads. "Personally, I fell in love with Nile Rodgers' guitar," says Locos Por Juana guitarist Mark Kondrat. "The funky guitar, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Association for Electronic Music Founded "to Advocate on Behalf of EDM as a Musical Genre"

    It's bigger than hip hop. No, really, EDM might just be. According to Dancing Astronaut, EDM is making so much money, an estimated $4 billion worldwide last year, that some heavyweights have banded together to create the Association for Electronic Music, an advocacy and lobbying body that, like, PL ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2011

    Fred Falke Talks French Touch, Chic, and His Debut Album

    ​You can't really talk about house music without mentioning "French touch," the sample-delic filter-heavy style of Gallic producers like Daft Punk, Cassius, and Etienne de Crécy that ruled international airwaves all through the late '90s to early '00s. Now Fred Falke may not be the best known o ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 26, 2004

    Le Freaks

    Nile Rodgers is coming to spark a disco inferno

  • Music

    May 15, 2003

    Raw and Uncooked

    King Sunny Ade's early-Eighties "crossover" recordings still retain their power

  • Music

    May 2, 2002

    Vrttin, Wimme

    Live in Helsinki, Gierran, Cugu (NorthSide)

  • News

    March 22, 2001

    Mix & Remix

    Welcome to Miami Beach's annual Winter Music Conference, where the elite meet to discuss the future of the beat

  • Music

    June 1, 1994

    That Championship Season

    Music, movies, TV -- everybody's following the bouncing ball