Porter Robinson is a veritable Japanophile. From spending much of last two years in Tokyo, to blending countless Asian influences into his music and artwork, Porter has continually shown an appreciation for Japanese culture. His newest venture falls right in line with the trend. Robinson has announced his debut anime, “Shelter the Animation,” a video interpretation … Continue reading Porter Robinson to release first-ever anime, 'Shelter the Animation' – Dancing Astronaut
Deep house virtuoso Lee Foss has been around the electronic music scene for quite a while. In the early 2000s, an encounter with Jamie Jones in Ibiza first laid the groundwork for a career that has led Foss to become one of the most well-respected names in the underground scene. Creating an impressive résumé for himself, … Continue reading Lee Foss announces debut solo LP, "Alchemy"
It’s become increasingly clear as electronic music has evolved that DJ polls no longer paint an accurate picture of the scene. In fact, many artists even go as far as manipulating their numbers in order to rank higher. One prime example occurred in 2015 when multiple witnesses came froward after Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike took the … Continue reading DJ Mag Top 100 corruption exposed in hilarious video – Dancing Astronaut
It was just a few months back that Kygo delighted fans with what he called the “biggest performance” of his career, playing the closing ceremonies of the Olympics with vocalist Julia Michaels. Last night, October 15, a packed show at California’s famed Hollywood Bowl marked another high-profile performance and career milestone for the Norwegian producer. The two … Continue reading Watch: Kygo enlists Seal to perform 'Sexual Healing'
After an extended gestation period, Knife Party unleashed their raucous collaboration with Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello–first at Ultra in March and then to world at large with its official release in September. After making their fans wait so long, the duo have already starting doling out remixes of the track, the first coming in … Continue reading Knife Party & Tom Morello – Battle Sirenz (Brillz Remix) – Dancing Astronaut
Deadmau5 and Kaskade’s “Beneath with Me” finally saw an official debut just over a week ago and now it’s Feed Me’s turn to flip the long-awaited collaboration on its head. Caught on camera by Julian Gray during his trip along the Southern California coast, Gooch’s rendition starts off slowly and melodically before descending into the … Continue reading Feed Me remixes Deadmau5 and Kaskade's collaboration
It’s been a long time coming. For over 4 years Tchami has been leading the future house charge along with his partners in crime MERCER and DJ Snake, only to finally be spotlighted by Pete Tong’s iconic broadcast. The Parisian producer arrives for his Essential Mix duties with a crate of bombastic house cuts in … Continue reading Tchami makes his Essential Mix debut – Dancing Astronaut
The Launchpad is a biweekly series showcasing hot new music hand selected by our staff. The tracks in these curated playlists come from both underground and mainstream artists that we love. If you’d like to see your music featured in the Launchpad, you can submit it for consideration here. Get ready for a heavy dose of great new … Continue reading Launchpad: Two weekend playlists for commercial connoisseurs & techno tastemakers – Dancing Astronaut