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 [...]
The ever talented James Blake teams up once again with Drake on this slick new remix of ‘Come Thru‘ a bonus track from Nothing Was The Same. Blake opened up for Drake’s OVO Fest back in August, both have a dark take on creating slow jams of today and was only a matter of time before [...]
It’s less than two weeks to go until HARD DAY OF THE DEAD returns to LA State Historic Park in Downtown Los Angeles. Newestra once again is pleased to be covering the event and now working Exchange LA in covering the official after party! Presented below are the set times for the event, choose your [...]
Earlier this week, I was fortunate enough to be given the opportunity speak with up and coming House producer; Brame. In an incredibly short period of time, the seventeen year-old Wunderkind from Sligo, Ireland has released a string of singles and EP s which have helped propel him from the brink of obscurity, [...]
The evasive, mysterious (and in no way Guy Lawrence) Lxury has released the video for his screaming single J.A.W.S – well, kind of. Yes, this is a video but in the absolute loosest sense of the word. What it really is, is a random collection of mirrored, retro, So-Cal reminiscent imagery (surf videos and shots [...]
The stage lineups for HARD’s DAY OF THE DEAD were released yesterday as the Halloween/Dia De Los Muertos-themed dance festival draws closer. There are four stages to choose from: The Hard stage which has all of the biggest names in dance music. On Saturday, it’s going to be ZEDS DEAD, BOYS NOIZE, NERO and SKRILLEX. [...]