After last year’s disappointment with the cancellation of EDC Tokyo 2016, the time has come, my ninjas. The coming of EDC to Japan can mark a big introduction of a more electronic dance music culture presence here in Japan. Big news!
Some of you are getting ready to pack your bags for the first ever Electric Daisy Carnival Tokyo. But hold up, there are a couple of things you need to bring and a few things to take note of if you’re raving in Japan.
Unfortunately, this is not an article that will tell you what to bring physically. However, because I have been living here for about 3 years, I have some insight on the scene here as well as Japanese society. I hope to bring you the awareness that you will need to enjoy EDC Japan fully, or at least be able to understand it from a new perspective. Continue Reading
The rave community and our love for EDM have reached a global scale! Dance music isn’t new to other countries and in Asia, they’ve been quietly dancing to techno beats longer than their American counterparts think. But EDM culture and big festivals have only just started growing in Asia and this week, we’re prepping for one of the most highly anticipated events in Asia as Insomniac’s Electric Daisy Carnival is coming to Tokyo, Japan!
This coming weekend from Saturday, April 29 to Sunday, April 30, Tokyo Bay will be transformed into a wonderland of incredible music and art. Zozo Marin Stadium and Makuhari Beach is the perfect setting for a beachside celebration and we can’t wait to see what EDCJP has in store for us! This will be Japan’s first Continue Reading
One of the most phenomenal weekends in the Pacific Northwest is finally on the horizons!
Whether it’s your first time or you’re a seasoned veteran, your ticket to Paradiso secures the promise of a fantastic weekend to get those summer vibes started. Want to guarantee the magic is maximized? Check out this guide to a great time.
LA native born and raised producer/DJ ETC!ETC! has built a reputation as one of the leaders in trap and Moombahton productions. Recently I got a chance to catch up with the hard working Dad and ask him about what his production process, his work on Dim Mak, and his opinion on the age old question of pizza toppings! Check out the interview below and enjoy and an exclusive playlist made to help get all our unicorns ready to headbang at their upcoming show at Avalon Hollywood’s CONTROL presents this Friday night! I’ll be there on behalf of all the hood rat bass heads and Studio 240! Hope you see a few of you there! Continue Reading
Embarking on its 18th year, Canada’s longest-running bass and psytrance music and arts festival, Motion Notion lifts the veil of transcendence this August 24th-28th. The event awakens the life force of the breathtaking forest surrounding historic Beaverfoot Lodge nestled in the mountains of Golden BC. Unveiling a pulsating lineup that perfectly aligns with the festival’s storied reputation for assembling some of the biggest names in electronic music alongside beloved emerging artists, Motion Notion prepares attendees for an auditory adventure of fantastical proportions.
Channeling the heartbeat of the Rocky Mountains is dubstep legend and Firepower label boss Datsik alongside psytrance powerhouse Avalon who will be on hand with plenty of otherworldly vibes. Straight out of Bristol and joining the ranks of 2017 headliners is OWSLA’s Koan Sound and fellow labelmates The M Machine, whose signature sound of melodic and upbeat underground house is sure to win the crowd’s hearts. Rounding out the bill’s top acts is Dim Mak’s own Dirtyphonics, who will deliver slamming drum & bass beats and the heaviest of basslines to the spellbinding grounds. Constructing an insanely eclectic sonic landscape to entice a vast community, Motion Notion shifts to embrace a more diverse musical lineup that features over 100 regional and international acts. Continue Reading