Musical juxtaposition is always an avenue worth exploring and no one is perhaps more paradoxical with his sound than young, up-and-coming producer, Karman. The 19 year-old hailing from Beverley Hills, CA has been gaining serious momentum since the release of his 2013 debut 2005 Forever. After attracting the attention of Yung Lean’s SadBoys crew (EP features a [...]
Fendi recently debuted a beautiful collaboration with Beats by Dre headphones during their spring/summer 2015 men’s show in Milan. This instantly has us wondering when and where we can score a pair. The headphones are hand-stitched and dripped with the brand’s Selleria leather used for it’s handbags. Let’s face it, the common Fendi consumer have [...]
FORBES recently posted a video of a 51-second snippet from the WU-TANG CLAN‘s secret album, The Wu – Once Upon a Time In Shaolin. The only printed version of this album is housed in a custom-made engraved silver-and-nickel box that sits in a Moroccan vault as of this post. You can’t get much more mythical [...]
Two years ago, BOYS NOIZE and MR. OIZO joined forces as HANDBRAEKES, and turned out four glitchy, techno jams on their first EP, #1. Since then, the two have both kept pretty busy. Alexander Ridha runs BOYS NOIZE RECORDS, and continues to produce and tour as a solo artist, along with a growing army of [...]
HIGH RANKIN’s dubstep instincts are finding a nice home in his house project, RAIN CITY RIOTS. His latest EP, “Burning” out today, on LOVE & OTHER is part of this new class of dance music that the Internets is calling House & Bass. It’s nocturnal house grooves blended with UK garage bass, with elements of [...]
Out today on Toolroom Records, label leader and ‘master of the proper house universe‘ Mark Knight, is proud to announce the first single release of the year ’The Return Of Wolfy‘. With his recent remixes proving especially popular, Grammy nominated international DJ and producer Mark Knight sets his sights on the upcoming summer 2014 season. ‘The Return Of [...]
Local bass music champ, AC Slater released a 5-track EP today, giving it all away for the whopping price of “FREE 99″! Yes my friends, all part of a sweet promo – compliments of Skrillex’s Nest HQ. Back To The Floor, revisits the good ol days of Warehouse Party vibes. A perfectly paired selection of Bassline, [...]
Los Angeles electronic-dance duo CLASSIXX released a music video for their pulsing-snyth love ballad, “A Stranger Love,” from their 2013 LP, Hanging Gardens, out on INNOVATIVE LEISURE. The black-and-white video was directed by Jordan Michael Blake, of The American Standard Film Co., and features two young lovers escaping into a world in which only they [...]
Our friend Thomas Jack is back with some “flutey” tropical house goodness for your listening pleasure. With Spring just around the corner this one is perfect for sunny days by the pool or beach. Heck this one is a solid pick for the morning after Day 1 Coachella 2014.
Awhile back I was given the incredible opportunity to speak with the very talented Daley Padley, who makes music under the moniker Hot Since 82. Padley has been a viable, rising force in the world of electro and Deep House – making his name known at Space Ibiza as well as opening up for Richie [...]
DJ Day, One of Newestra’s most beloved trueskool DJ’s hit’s Tokyo Live @ The Do-Over, drop’n gems of butter beats, up-rock styles with some flavor of West Coast with a little tribute to some east coast influences.
Opening this Friday! Featuring 24 posters designed by prolific street artists & illustrators from the US, France & Germany. Some of the artists featured are Shepard Fairey, Jef Aerosol, Gate, Ludovic Jacqz, Pisa73 & Kashink. This exhibit will be featured amongst the BONES OF STEEL exhibit that is currently on display at Stay Gallery. We [...]
An explosion of smoke and confetti blasted over the costumed crowd as Dylan Eiland unleashed a thunderous bass line through the sound system at the YOST THEATER in Santa Ana, CA, a few moons ago on Halloween night. Eiland, better known by his music moniker, LE CASTLE VANIA, delivered a intense, high energy set of [...]
After an unbelievable performance this past weekend at HARD Day of the Dead Day 2, it’s no surprise that the powerhouse trio at HARD, Insomniac & Live Nation are releasing MORE tickets for Eric Prydz presents EPIC 2.0 alongside Jeremy Olander & Fehrplay. 200 lucky individuals that jump on this ASAP – and by ASAP I mean [...]
In 1996, the founding member of the World Famous Beat Junkies, J. ROCC, from the World Famous Beat Junkies released the mix tape, “Syndromes” into the ether. J.Rocc combined elements of funk, soul, jazz, and the blues mixing tracks from Bill Ayers, Bill Withers and B.B. King into cohesive sampling of the ancestral beginnings of [...]