Bjørk to release new video via oculus rift

Björk will make the video for her next single available for Oculus Rift, the virtual reality headset. ‘Stonemilker’, taken from her latest album, was directed by frequent collaborator Andrew Thomas Huang. The news follows the early release of ‘Vulnicura’, two..


EDC Las Vegas has sold out in record time

EDC Vegas has sold out in record time. After last year’s spectacle, it should come as no surprise that EDC Las Vegas has sold out its general admission tickets in record time for its 2015 iteration. For a festival of..


Calvin Harris sets new record on Billboard’s Dance/Electronic chart

Good things come in threes – at least that’s the case for Calvin Harris. Following his recent groundbreaking news of his newly inked 3-year deal with Hakkasan Group, his latest achievement also arrives in his lucky number three. Since Billboard’s inception..


International Dance Music Awards reveals 2015 nominees; Hardwell leads with nine nominations

In late March of this year, the 30th annual International Dance Music Awards will return to Miami’s Winter Music Conference and celebrate 2014′s superior artists in 57 categories, ranging from “Best Global DJ” to “Best Remixer.” As voted by fans,..

Together in a state of trance

19-year-old dies at Sydney’s A State of Trance

19-year-old Tolga Toksoz fell ill at West Sydney’s Olympic Park on Saturday, during Armin Van Buuren’s A State of Trance. Though he was seen by medical staff on the festival’s premises, Toksoz died shortly after arriving at a local hospital...


Cocaine possibly linked to Ultra Music Festival co-founder Alex Omes’ death

Alex Omes, co-founder of Ultra Music Festival, could not be reached by phone on the first day of his multi-million dollar legal battle with his former business partner, Russell Faibisch. Just hours before his expected court appearance on January 12, Omes..


Red Bull Music Academy to embark on UK tour

A UK tour is written in the stars for Red Bull Music Academy ahead of its annual, month-long series of workshops, this year taking place in Paris. The Academy’s first-ever UK jaunt will include Bristol, Glasgow, London and Manchester; each of..


Missy Elliot works with Skrillex and Diplo, remixes Jack U’s ‘Take U There’

If Katy Perry ‘resurrected’ Missy Elliott at the Superbowl, then Skrillex and Diplo are about to give the hip hop icon a brand new throne at the top of the EDM crossover heap. Just as she did over Timbaland’s groundbreaking..


Dubai is building an island resort to rival Ibiza and Las Vegas

The United Arab Emirates is planning to give Ibiza a run for its money. Recently announced construction plans for another man-made island off the Arabian Gulf depict an expansive man-made island that construction officials claim will hold up to 20,000..


Creamfields reveals 2015 lineup: Above & Beyond, Armin van Buuren, Avicii, Seth Troxler and more

The UK’s Creamfields will return to Daresbury Estate this coming August 28-30, featuring seven new arena hosts, six indoor arenas, two gargantuan main stages and upwards of 100 artists at this year’s festival. Above & Beyond, Avicii, Tiesto, Armin Van..