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Skrillex Accused of Stealing Cover Art for ‘Make War’

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We wanted Skrillex to make his reunion with From First To Last with a bang. But we meant a good bang, not a bad one. It started off good when Skrillex and From First To Last released their new single “Make War.” It was a fun track that was very true to From First To Last’s trademark sound. Unfortunately, the cover art ...

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Afrojack Sued for $25M over Messy Split with Girlfriend

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Breakups are never pretty, but Afrojack‘s split with Lauren Meditz is getting really ugly. Yesterday, she hit him with a $25 million law suit. The couple split in May of 2016, when Meditz reportedly went to see the DJ perform in Vegas. Supposedly, she hung out with his friends instead of staying backstage with him. This angered Afrojack enough that he had ...

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Top DJs of 2016…Based on All Your Social Media Interactions?

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The DJ Mag Top 100 DJs list has become increasingly controversial. From certain people demanding votes from their fans to being basically a teenage popularity contest, it’s not very reputable. However, 1001Tracklist came up with a new way to rank the top DJs and Producers. Unfortunately, their new way is a little creepy. They tracked reposts, likes and all sorts ...

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New Release: Savoy’s ‘Living Color’ is a Tribute to Disco

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T[/drocap]here’s a reason that about 40 years after the rise of disco, everyone still recognizes the trademark finger-pointing dance moves. Disco will always be a classic. It’s the mark of the 1970s, and Savoy‘s new song “Living Color” takes us straight back to decade of glitz and glam. The trio teamed up with Fatherdude to create “Living Color.” It ends up having ...

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Diplo’s Favorite Albums from High School Are Not What You’d Expect

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Every great artist is inspired by something. Whether it’s nature, people or the works of other artists, it can all feed the imagination. Diplo got personal this weekend when he shared some of the music that inspired him most. Not only did Diplo share music, he went all the way back to those formative high school years. Sure, the things ...

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Playlist: Organica Travels the World with Nu & Oceanvs Orientalis

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It’s a new year, which means it’s time for some resolutions and goal setting. Some people like to exercise more. Some like to break bad habits. Some aim to travel as much as possible. With Spotify’s new Organica playlist, you can travel the world via your headphones. Inspired by folk music in Africa, Latin America and the Middle East, Organica ...

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UPDATE: EDM Events Banned in Playa del Carmen after BPM Festival Attacks

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UPDATE: After a fatal shooting at BPM Festival in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, the city has officially banned all EDM events. Mayor Cristina Torres Gomez participated in a press conference about the shootings. “We want these types of events to go,” she said. “We won’t allow one more.” Similar bans have been occurring worldwide. In Argentina, deaths due to drug ...

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Listen: Skrillex Drops New Emo Track with From First To Last

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It was only a matter of time before Skrillex‘s emo side came creeping back up to the surface. Though Skrillex’s name is now synonymous with dubstep, that wasn’t always the case. Now, he’s getting back to his roots by reuniting with his original crew in From First To Last. Between 2004 and 2007, Skrillex, then still known by his real ...

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BPM Festival Shooting Rumored to Be Drug Cartel Related

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Another senseless act of destruction has hit the EDM community. After a shooting at BPM Festival this week, five people were confirmed killed and an additional 15 were injured. BPM is a 10-day festival taking place annually in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. The shooting took place at the Blue Parrot nightclub, which was hosting a closing party for BPM. Rodolfo ...

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New Release: The Chainsmokers’ ‘Paris’ is ‘Closer’ 2.0

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When you’ve got a formula that works, why not stick with it? The Chainsmokers clearly hit on something big when they made “Closer,” and their new single “Paris” has even more of the good stuff. Starring Instagram model Alexis Ren in nothing but bikinis, the new video for “Paris” has plenty of beach and booty shots. Sun and sand seem to be the ...

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