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Win tickets to see Kygo at Hollywood Bowl on October 14th – Dancing Astronaut

Kygo is taking over the Hollywood Bowl for two nights in October and we’ve got tickets to the October 14th show for two lucky fans. Joined by our pick for album of the year 2015, Bob Moses, and Seeb, the guy behind the viral remix of Mike Posner’s “I Took a Pill in Ibiza,” Kygo’s Continue reading Win tickets to see Kygo at Hollywood Bowl on October 14th – Dancing Astronaut

Mark Johns readies her official OWSLA debut with two new tracks from forthcoming 'Molino' EP

Naomie Abergel has earned a reputation as one of OWSLA’s many secret weapons, thanks to her work under the Mark Johns pseudonym. Following several strong releases on Skrillex’s imprint, Abergel is finally ready to release her debut EP, Molino. Ahead of the EP’s October 28 release, the Singaporean singer/songwriter has rolled out two lead singles with visuals to introduce her latest Continue reading Mark Johns readies her official OWSLA debut with two new tracks from forthcoming 'Molino' EP

Daft Punk touring rumors resurface with cryptic 'Alive 2017' website – Dancing Astronaut

Rumors of Daft Punk‘s excruciatingly-anticipated live return have become such a cliché in the dance music world that dismissing the likelihood of such a reunion has itself become clichéd. Guy-Manuel and Thomas Bangalter have “headlined” falsified Coachella lineups every year since providing the festival’s most famous performance in 2006, and have been the subjects of innumerable further hoaxes. Continue reading Daft Punk touring rumors resurface with cryptic 'Alive 2017' website – Dancing Astronaut

Launchpad: The perfect midweek alt R&B playlist

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. It’s been a big season for the alternative r&b Continue reading Launchpad: The perfect midweek alt R&B playlist

Darude booed and heckled at TwitchCon – Dancing Astronaut

Released in 2000, “Sandstorm” will forever be engrained in both dance and mainstream culture due to its interminable presence both in clubs internationally and across the Internet. While most people know Darude for his ubiquitous hit, the Finnish producer has also put forth several other popular singles, such as “Feel The Beat” and “Next To You.” Nonetheless, when Darude failed Continue reading Darude booed and heckled at TwitchCon – Dancing Astronaut

Ultra Music Festival releases aftermovie 6 months ahead of its next installment – Dancing Astronaut

Ultra Music Festival held its flagship Miami festival once again in March of this year, bringing along its usual diversified lineup of influential DJs from both mainstream and underground circles. Now, midway between the 2016 and 2017 editions of the festival, Ultra has reminded us of UMF’s sheer enormity through a picturesque aftermovie newly-posted onto its social media accounts. The fifteen-minute video Continue reading Ultra Music Festival releases aftermovie 6 months ahead of its next installment – Dancing Astronaut

Fabric's appeal hearing to take place in November – Dancing Astronaut

Since Fabric officially lost its license to operate in September, the dance community has continued to speak out against the nightclub’s closure. The Islington Town Council had made the decision to revoke their rights as a venue due to two drug-related deaths that happened nine weeks apart. Just two days after the ruling, Fabric’s owners, along Continue reading Fabric's appeal hearing to take place in November – Dancing Astronaut

Stylo G x Jacob Plant – Bike Engine (Loadstar Remix)

Jacob Plant’s newest offering comes in tandem with UK reggae star Stylo G. “Bike Engine” is a contagious offering that fuses the worlds of both collaborators; Plant’s well-crafted, high-spirited bass composition lays down the ideal playing field through which Stylo G can weave exotic flavor with vocal hooks. For those who crave a heavier dose of electro, “Bike Engine” comes Continue reading Stylo G x Jacob Plant – Bike Engine (Loadstar Remix)