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Tycho releases 2016 Burning Man sunrise set, entitled 'Descent' – Dancing Astronaut

In what is quickly becoming a cherished tradition, ambient producer Tycho has released his sunrise set from Burning Man 2016, entitled “Descent.” The San Francisco-based producer previously released his sunrise set from 2015. As can be expected, the hour and a half mix is swirling master class of the ambient genre, perfectly at home at Continue reading Tycho releases 2016 Burning Man sunrise set, entitled 'Descent' – Dancing Astronaut

MGMT may be planning their comeback in 2017

There’s something exciting happening in electronic dance music right now. As 2016 draws to an end, fans’ nostalgia for many of dance music’s most beloved acts will be satiated. Justice and Gorillaz both have plans for a momentous year in 2017. Now, MGMT have joined their ranks by hinting at plans for a comeback campaign next year. MGMT took to Twitter to tentatively announce their Continue reading MGMT may be planning their comeback in 2017

Amoeba Music to open in-store marijuana dispensary – Dancing Astronaut

Amoeba is a company that places high value on quality music and the counterculture around it. Their newest achievement couldn’t possibly align further with these values. In a few months from now, the Berkeley store location will become the first record store to our knowledge which doubles as a marijuana dispensary. While their first attempt Continue reading Amoeba Music to open in-store marijuana dispensary – Dancing Astronaut

Skrillex to make his Boiler Room debut this week – Dancing Astronaut

Boiler Room made its China debut in spring this year, beginning in Beijing then heading to Shanghai the next day. The series kicked off on a high note with an array of popular underground Chinese DJs, in addition to house superstars Disclosure and Paul Woolford. Now, IMS Asia-Pacific, in conjunction with OWSLA, will be play host to Continue reading Skrillex to make his Boiler Room debut this week – Dancing Astronaut

New Flume song featured in Keep Sydney Open video

Since being instituted in early 2014, the Sydney lockout laws have remained controversial, and met almost unanimous derision from Australian artists, promoters, and concert-goers alike. The Keep Sydney Open campaign, which is hosting its second rally on October 9 to protest the lockout laws, has enlisted an as-of-yet unreleased track from Flume for a video Continue reading New Flume song featured in Keep Sydney Open video

Skrillex and Kylie Jenner preivew new track for Alexander Wang campaign – Dancing Astronaut

Skrillex is constantly finding new ways to diversify his portfolio. Since his Grammy Award-winning dubstep debut, Sonny Moore has gone on to score films, direct music videos, and launch a pop-up store. For his latest venture, he’s dipping his toes into the never-ending possibilities that await in the fashion world. Joining a star-studded celebrity lineup for Alexander Continue reading Skrillex and Kylie Jenner preivew new track for Alexander Wang campaign – Dancing Astronaut

Techno Tuesday: Gardens of God on starting a label – Dancing Astronaut

Techno Tuesday is a feature on Dancing Astronaut documenting the culture of underground dance music. We’ll bring you exclusive interviews, tracks, and narratives from artists within the techno, tech house, and deep house world in an effort to shed light on some of the best talent outside the world of mainstream dance music. Lithuanian producer Continue reading Techno Tuesday: Gardens of God on starting a label – Dancing Astronaut

BEMF announces phase one lineup – Dancing Astronaut

The ninth annual Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival is returning to the trendsetting New York borough this fall from November 4-19. Further solidifying Brooklyn as the mecca of deep house, the newly announced phase one lineup includes a diverse group of the underground’s biggest names from across the country, around the world, and from Brooklyn itself. The Continue reading BEMF announces phase one lineup – Dancing Astronaut