Wenzday Finds A Sophisticated Groove with “Narita” [LISTEN]

Wenzday packs in the vibes with her latest, “Narita” — a house track deep enough for straight chillin’ but live enough to burn up any dance floor in its way. Everyday is Wenzday and this entire year is hers, too. As the producer steadily unleashes new material, she’s turning heads left and right. “Narita,” as smooth and…

Gary Numan announces 2018 North American tour

Synthpop icon Gary Numan, who released Savage last year, has just announce a new North American tour for September and October. Dates include NYC’s Irving Plaza on September 22. Tickets for Irving Plaza (and all dates on the tour) go on sale Friday, April 27 at 10 AM with a VIP meet-and-greet sale happening now. There’s…

Hey, It’s a Slam Cover of Eminem’s “Forgot About Dre”!

“Forgot About Dre” reminds me of freshman year in college, bumping and grinding at actual foam parties in disgusting frat house basements at the University of Michigan. It’s hard to believe that that was my life at any point, but… there you have it. We all do silly things; some of us are just fortunate…

Bodega BAMZ & Smoke DZA Announce ‘Money in the Bank’ Tour

Smoke DZA and Bodega BAMZ are hitting the road. Both coming off new projects—DZA with Not For Sale and BAMZ with P.A.P.I.—the Harlem natives are joining forces for a run through North America on their freshly-announced Money in the Bank Tour. Kicking off May 17th in Cleveland, the road trip will roll through Detroit, Denver, Seattle,…

Bingo Players release remix of hit single ‘Everybody’

About the Author: Josh Hymo Syracuse University grad. Involved in dance music ever since DJing his own small parties in HS. DA writer/contributor. Currently works at Universal Music Group NYC. Freelance graphic design for up and coming artists. Genres of choice include: future bass, anything deep house/underground. Thanks Diplo and co. for giving the world…

Luther Fujifilm :: Supra

Chew on this lo-fi piece of purple, pastiche Prince cut with some Dwight Sykes vibes. Luther Fujifilm :: Supra One Response to “Luther Fujifilm :: Supra” this is good 1 | RJ April 23rd, 2018 at 11:12 am Leave a Reply Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website XHTML: You can use these tags:…

Kanye West Affirms “I Do Love Donald Trump”

Late in 2016, shortly after Donald Trump was elected president, Kanye West visited Trump at Trump Tower in New York, posing for him with photos. This came shortly after West claimed, during one of his shows, that he would’ve voted for Trump if he had bothered to vote. This came around the time … More…

Brandon Ebel Talks Tooth & Nail Records [INTERVIEW]

___________________________ Guest post by Will Hodge of Noisetrade Whenever we feature a record label sampler, we try to get a peak behind the curtain to get the their story and find out what makes them special. For this NoiseTrade One-on-One, we interviewed Tooth & Nail Records founder and president Brandon Ebel to discuss the label’s…

How Music Discovery Failed Me [Glenn Peoples]

Glenn Peoples documents how the release of a new Manic Street Preachers album slipped under his radar due to a combination of product shortcomings and user error, and how better data can keep it from happening again. ___________________________ Guest post by music and technology journalist Glenn Peoples How did I not know about a new Manic…

Kid Millions: 5 Unstoppable Jams Featuring Oneida’s Superhuman Drummer

On the eve of the release of Oneida’s masterful Romance last month, word came through that the long-running experimental rock group’s drummer John Colpitts (who plays under the name Kid Millions) had been in a serious car accident. Fortunately, John is expected to make a full recovery, but medical bills are mounting, and Thrill Jockey…

listen to Bella Boo’s hypnotic new Fire 12″, out now on Studio Barnhus

Stockholm’s Studio Barnhus crew drops an intoxicatingly woozy EP of warm & fuzzy, low-key late night bedroom dance jams from Bella Boo. According to the label, Bella Boo recorded the new 12″ “between bedroom studios in Ladbroke Grove and Hornstull, where she would hook up a dusty old Tanzbär, press record and sing straight into…

DRINKS: Hippo Lite

It is increasingly impossible, these days, to feel truly alone. But Cate Le Bon and Tim Presley found a way, and on their second record as DRINKS it shows. Le Bon and Presley are each psychedelic geniuses of the 2010s: the former, a wondrous Welsh singer-songwriter and soon-to-be producer of Deerhunter’s new album; the latter,…

A Perfect Circle: Eat the Elephant

Maynard James Keenan knows he’s kept you waiting, and he’s not sorry in the slightest. The singer crafted Eat the Elephant, A Perfect Circle’s first record in 14 years, according to the same principles as his self-run winery and restaurant in rural Arizona: time, investment, focus, presence. In a recent Revolver interview, Keenan compared himself…

Authorities Share New Info On The Conditions of Avicii’s Death

News of Avicii’s death came as a massive shock to everyone this weekend, as it was reported the 28 year old DJ was found deceased in the city of Muscat, Oman on Friday afternoon. Following multiple complications with his health, the Swedish DJ made the decision to cease touring in 2016. According to a source…

Watch Eddie Vedder’s Surprise Performance With NYC Blues Band

Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder downscaled from last month’s Oscars’ stage to the Robert De Niro-owned Tribeca Grill in New York City last night where he had a surprise performance with the local Tangiers Blues Band (which features Vedder’s friend and celebrity photographer Danny Clinch on harmonica). Vedder performed his soulful rendition … More » Source:…

Lane 8 reveals horde of new music in his debut BBC Essential Mix

by: Bella Bagshaw Apr 22, 2018 Daniel Goldstein, better known as Lane 8, took to BBC’s Radio 1 Essential Mix to heighten an already watershed year in the producer’s career. The two hour deep/melodic house mix is nothing short of a transcendent expedition through Lane 8’s past, present, and future. Despite his recent album release,…

Get down to Nina Las Vegas’ stirring Boiler Room Melbourne DJ set [Watch]

About the Author: Rachel Narozniak Dancing Astronaut represents the union of Rachel’s two passions: writing, and electronic music. A recent graduate of Rutgers University, Rachel is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in English at The George Washington University in Washington, DC. Rachel is an Editor at Large for “DA.” Source: https://dancingastronaut.com/2018/04/see-nina-las-vegas-boiler-room-melbourne-dj-set-watch/

listen to Grouper’s Double-sided Postcard mix

“…don’t forget when you’re done listening to take your cell phone and go throw it off of a cliff” — Liz Harris Continue reading… Source: http://www.gorillavsbear.net/listen-to-groupers-double-sided-postcard-mix/

Jonathan Richman: I, Jonathan

When Jonathan Richman was 19, he arrived at an epiphany in the Israeli desert. The scruffy salesman’s son from Natick, Massachusetts, was traveling after a short-lived stab as a solo musician in New York, home of his heroes the Velvet Underground. There, in the miles of sand, gazing at a full moon, Richman had a…

DJ Sliink & Zak Leever – Never Stop

DJ Sliink made himself known in the hip-hop world with a series of high profile collaborations linking up with Fetty Wap and Skrillex and Wale respectively. Now, he’s back to his EDM roots dropping a new banger in “Never Stop” with Zak Leever. Sliink’s jersey club roots are evident in this song but he switches it up with some mainstream future bass meets…

Avicii — In Memoriam

by: Dancing Astronaut Apr 21, 2018 One day you’ll leave this world behind, so live a life you will remember.” – Avicii, “The Nights“ The past two days have been a bit surreal. After refilling my cup with coffee on a lackluster Friday, my phone rang — an unusual caller for the hour, but I…