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    November 6, 2013

    Eight Reasons EDM Is Sexist

    As a self-respecting female with professional aspirations and a desire to be taken seriously as an individual, it's become increasingly difficult to identify with American electronic dance music culture without feeling kind of irresponsible. Six or seven years ago, the playing field was pretty eve ... More >>

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    April 17, 2013

    Coachella 2013: Top Five EDM Moments

    Amid the crazy sea of hipsters, hippies, old folks, pre-teens, and babies(!), Coachella's weekend one was also packed with EDM revelers ready to get their fist-pumping music fix. In fact, it seems that dance music lovers are growing in numbers so much that every other car in line at the campground ... More >>

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    March 18, 2013

    Ultra 2013: Major Lazer Sets Off a Strip Sesh

    Diplo is undeniably a superstar now. He is well known beyond the confines of EDM. He is producing music for pop stars. And he's got a face that brands want to use to hawk products. So, as expected, his side project, Major Lazer, is changing with him. And plenty has changed about Major Lazer. Produ ... More >>

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    October 4, 2012
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    June 17, 2012

    Afrojack's Jacked Summer 2012 Tour at Mansion Miami, June 15

    See the full 35-photo slideshow of Afrojack at Mansion. Afrojack With Shermonology, Quintino and R3hab Mansion, Miami Beach Friday, June 15, 2012 Afrojack is like the USPS. Neither rain nor sleet nor snow can stop him from bringing the heat to his home away from home. Thankfully, that happens to b ... More >>

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    May 11, 2012

    Nickelback's Chad Kroeger and Avril Lavigne! The Five Worst Pop Collaborations

    Did you guys just feel that rip in the space-time continuum? Literally the two shittiest musical artists of all time, Nickelback's Chad Kroeger and Avril Lavigne, are in the studio, making an album together. These two Canadian hacks are combining their talents as the world's most-hated musicians t ... More >>

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    March 22, 2012

    Hard Miami and Mad Decent's Moombahton Massive at Grand Central for Miami Music Week

    ​See the full 35-photo Hard Miami Moombahton Massive at Grand Central slideshow. Hard Miami and Mad Decent's Moombahton Massive With Diplo, Dillon Francis, Nadastrom, and others Grand Central, Miami Wednesday, March 21, 2012 Better Than: Seven hours of reggaeton and sirens. Back in the fall of ... More >>

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    April 27, 2011

    Five Dumbest Dance Styles of the 21st Century

    Tecktonik: Helping Eurotrash not get laid since 2002.​Humanity has come a long way since the Stone Age when we were dancing around fires like deranged sex-crazed monkeys. Or has it?It seems like every new decade's dance styles become more and more bizarre and less and less inhibited. In fact, thes ... More >>

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    April 3, 2011

    Kool Keith at Eve, April 2

    ​Kool KeithWith Otto von Schirach, Juan Basshead, and othersEveSaturday, April 2, 2011Better Than: Staying home and crying over the demise of LCD SoundsystemThe downtown/midtown Miami corridor found itself in a pleasant hip-hop time-warp last night, with Too $hort playing an unexpected set at Bard ... More >>

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    August 24, 2010

    Annie Mac Returns to Miami September 23 at Electric Pickle

    Annie Mac​What is up with all these WMC-quality bookings outside of Conference? Jeez! Couple that with the amazing indie-rock shows happening at the Fillmore Miami Beach, and we haven't seen this sort of amazing musical cornucopia happening, well, since we've been old enough to go out.Now add to a ... More >>

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    May 12, 2010

    Trouble Andrew Announces the Trouble Gang Mixtape featuring Diplo, Santigold, Spankrock, Amanda Blank, Lil Jon and Many More

    ​You've all had more than enough notice about the Major Lazer show on Saturday at Grand Central. But here's something a little different: Major Lazer's Diplo's collaborated with Trouble Andrew for his Trouble Gang Mixtape, which also features Santigold, Spankrock, Amanda Blank, Lil Jon, and Timbal ... More >>

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    March 29, 2010

    Concert Review: Major Lazer at Ultra Music Festival Day 2

    Photo by Ian Witlen​Major LazerUltra Music Festival at Bicentennial Park, MiamiSaturday, March 27, 2009Better than: Ninety-nine percent of the acts at Ultra.Making fun, party music is a difficult thing to do. No, seriously. You can either go the obviously route and create straight-up track about p ... More >>

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    December 28, 2009

    Bump 'n' Grind 2009: A Look Back at This Year's Club Bangers

    Another year in the books. It is just us or did 2009 seemed to rush by like it was in overdrive? Still, 2009 was another stellar year for clubland, music and all. The economic recession didn't prove to be the wet blanket many had predicted it would be. The nightclubs are still here and people are st ... More >>