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Insomniac Shoots Back on Prescription Drug Lawsuit

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After yet another lawsuit was filed against Insomniac, the production company is firing back. In May, a civil rights advocate named Jonathan Corbett wrote a blog post detailing his positive experiences with Electric Daisy Carnival, but griping that their policy on prescription drugs was inefficient. Insomniac’s current policy requires anyone wanting to bring a prescription drug into the festival to ...

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Sunburn Music Festival License Held Ransom, Krewella Denied Entry

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The tenth anniversary of Sunburn Music Festival is just kicking off, but the Indian rave is going through some major ups and downs. Sunburn Festival is scheduled to kick of today and last through December 31, but it hit some bumps before it even began. For starters, Krewella, who were scheduled to perform on December 29, weren’t able to make ...

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Watch: The Chainsmokers Tease New Track on Snapchat

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With social media, you never know when artists like The Chainsmokers will slip out some new information. It wasn’t that long ago that they put out their debut EP Collage, but the duo is already teasing their latest releases. On Snapchat over the weekend, Andrew Taggart showed off a quick 10-second clip of himself draped in a white sheet lip-syncing along ...

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Teen Dead from Possible MDMA Overdose at Toronto Nightclub

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This year has been filled with tragedies at various EDM venues and festivals, and now we have yet another reminder to be safe when out and about enjoying our favorite artists. A 19-year-old woman died after attending a show at Rebel Nightclub in Toronto, and the suspected cause is an MDMA overdose. However, Toronto police are also wondering if a ...

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Steve Angello Announces New Album – No More Swedish House Mafia Reunion?

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Are the hopes of a Swedish House Mafia reunion totally out the window? It’s not a given one way or another at this point, but the latest update is that Steve Angello will be releasing a solo album in 2017. In an interview with BBC 1 during his residency, Steve Angello blasted a two hour mix that ended with “Stay,” ...

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DJ Snake & R. Kelly (Yes, Really) Remix ‘Let Me Love You’

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In one of the weirdest pair-ups ever, DJ Snake joined forces with R. Kelly to remix DJ Snake’s hit, “Let Me Love You.” Considering this song was originally a collaboration with Justin Bieber, it basically takes on a whole new sexy tone when R. Kelly gets involved. With the lyrics entirely revamped for this version, it’s not surprising that this ...

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Watch: Skrillex Aids Adorable Marriage Proposal at Fiji’s Your Paradise Festival

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Leave it to the lovely world of EDM to help facilitate a marriage proposal. At a recent Skrillex show, it was all about the “L” in PLUR as the producer helped a fan propose to his girlfriend on stage. Skrillex was playing a show at as part of the Your Paradise Festival in Fiji when he paused his set to ...

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SoundCloud’s Takedowns Are Confusing the Heck out of Everyone

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It’s obvious that sampling and remixing other people’s work is a common part of DJ culture, but SoundCloud has been mucking things up with some really confusing policies. Things were looking up for DJs when SoundCloud revealed that there were going to be less strict regulations in regards to takedowns. However, artists are still having their music pulled from the ...

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Deadmau5’s New Album is Failing on Billboard Charts

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It appears deadmau5‘s lack of enthusiasm for his new album W:/2016ALBUM/ was actually rather well-founded. Either that or he talked it down so much that no one wanted to listen to it. Whatever happened, it’s not looking good on the charts. Although it debuted at number one on the dance/electronic charts, deadmau5’s W:/2016ALBUM had the lowest position on the overall ...

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EDM Boba Stop to Open in San Francisco – It Sounds WILD

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Boba isn’t the first thing people think of when it comes to EDM, but now that there’s going to be an EDM boba spot popping up in San Francisco, it sounds like a pretty grand pairing. The new food stop will be called Gosu, and in addition to having a tea bar with various Asian snacks and desserts, it will be backed ...

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