The three-day boutique music and arts festival, Goat, due to be held in Goa from 27-29 January will feature handpicked acts from all over the world and India, and from various soundscapes. The intimate festival that seeks to position itself at the confluence of contemporary and traditional, between East and West, aims to introduce and showcase a side of India rarely seen by international travellers and curate a multi-sensory, immersive experience unknown to many Indians.
Decadence NYE is Arizona’s first two-day New Year’s Eve celebration and takes place on 30 & 31 December 2016, at Rawhide Western Town & Event Center. Presented by Relentless Beats and Global Dance, the third annual event has previously featured such acts as: Above & Beyond; Adventure Club; Borgore; Crizzly; Flosstradamus; Jack Ü; Kaskade; Knife Party; ODESZA; Pretty Lights; and Seven Lions, amongst others.
Paul van Dyk managed to release some big trance tracks in 2016, including his remix with Alex M.O.R.P.H. on ‘We Are’. This month, with ‘Everyone Needs Love’, PvD returns for his last musical dispatch of the year. For it, he’s assembled in the studio with Dutchman Ronald van Gelderen and the quartet’s completed by US-based singer/songwriters Gaelen and Eric Lumiere.
Gouryella first started as a collaboration project between Ferry Corsten and Tiësto, and shortly after became an exclusively solo pseudonym for Ferry himself, which spawned five releases. Now, ‘Gouryella - From the Heavens’ is the official documentary that will detail the full story of one of the name. Featuring appearances from the likes of Armin van Buuren, Paul Oakenfold, Cosmic Gate, Markus Schulz, Above & Beyond and Aly & Fila, the documentary gives a timeline of the history...
Markus Schulz's Dakota alter-ego is set to return, presenting ‘The Nine Skies’; a concept debuting in 2017. Describing to media that Dakota is his "darker", “moodier", “techno-inspired alias", ‘The Nine Skies’ will signify his third major adventure under the alias, which started with ‘Thoughts Become Things’ in 2009 and ‘Thoughts Become Things II’ in 2011.
Memoryman (aka Uovo) is one third of Pastaboys, possibly one of the biggest Italian dance music exports of the last 15 years. Joining forces with Rogue D (formerly of Flashmob) for two melodic but contrasting tracks, this forthcoming ‘Release Me EP’ demonstrates sophisticated instrumental arrangements over refined mood-defined beats.
Have a great Christmas everyone! We get to give you news and play a Christmas song at the same time! RUN-D.M.C. apparently changed the course of music in the '80s, bringing the old-school of rap into the new with one simple piece of flat, black plastic. Coming up in the rap world of the early-1980s under the wing of Kurtis Blow (group manager Russell Simmons managed Blow, and Run was, at one time, a DJ known as "Son of Kurtis Blow") and Blow's bassist and burgeoning super-producer Larry Smith,...
Ahead of the next edition of BPM Festival in Mexico, Spanish DJ/producers and Stereo Productions label bosses Chus & Ceballos have put together their latest compilation. Entitled ‘Playa del Carmen 2017’, it contains 21 exclusive and unmixed tracks that demonstrates their current sound.
The opening Defected Croatia festival apparently set the benchmark high but the brand looks set to raise it even further. In August 2017 once again there will be an array of house DJs, disco icons and underground artists playing through the day and into the night for six days of top music.
Melting Pot is Scotland's first, and longest running, club night dedicated to the sound of New York, with generous dollops of disco thrown in for good measure. Its nights have an open music policy with residents and guests encouraged to play whatever takes their fancy - whether that is disco, house, techno, soul or funk. Now moving into its 16th year, the brand gets set for possibly one of its biggest nights of the year as it hosts two huge parties this Boxing Day, Monday 26 December 2016.