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Play your QWERTY keyboard like an instrument with Patatap

Make an instrument of your keyboard!

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Bitwig Studio launches today, claims to be "the next generation of music creation software"

The next generation of music creation software is here!

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Ellroy gets rowdy with tech-house raver "Repeal"

Ellroy's new song "Repeal"!

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Deep Dish drop an Essential Mix for BBC; hear it now

Deep Dishe's new mix for BBC!

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Richie Hawtin releases his SXSW 2013 set with Deadmau5; hear it now

You may recall about this time last year when Richie Hawtin and Deadmau5 came together at SXSW for both a live-on-stage discussion...

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Rolling Stone names its 50 most important people in dance music

Take a look at Rolling Stone's its 50 most important people in dance music

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Did Machinedrum rip off footwork legend DJ Clent's "Back Seat Hoe"?

DJ Clent's Back Seat Hoe

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A first look at Swedish House Mafia’s Leave the World Behind documentary

Take a sneak peak at Swedish House Mafia's Leave the world behind documentary!

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Diplo and Paper Diamond are bringing start-ups, dance music, and job opportunities to a college near you

Want to see Diplo or Paper Diamond? Take a look maybe they come to your college!

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10 things we learned from Skrillex's Reddit AMA today

Skrillex's Reddit teaching us 10 things we didn't know!

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BBC Radio One celebrates International Women's Day with 39 hours of female DJs, starting today

It's International Womans Day! 

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Everybody's DJing—so why can't Hulk Hogan's son DJ, too?

Can Nick Hogan be a DJ? Watch now!

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Bass Kleph punches out a version of "Blurred Lines" on his Maschine

Bass Kleph releases his magic on Blurred Lines!

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Dillon Francis and Flux Pavilion star in their own internet cat video

Love cats? Don't miss Dillon Francis and Flux Pavilion in their new video!

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Depeche Mode pulls out of Ukraine gig, James Murphy produces a New York subway symphony, and will Tomorrowland head to Brazil?

The latest news! Tomorrowland in Brasil? Depeche mode in Ukraine? Read everything here!

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Go behind the scenes of Sensation Amsterdam with this multi-part video documentary

Sensation is one of the world’s most popular dance-music gatherings, quick take a peak behind the scenes!

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10 rules you need to know for B2B DJing

Here are some rules you need to know for B2B DJingen!

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Danny Daze and Translucent give the world a techno "Beatdown" with their latest release

Danny Daze beats you down with his new track "Beatdown"!

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Squarepusher's next project: composing music for a band of Japanese robots

A Robotband playing music? Who ever thought of that!

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Eno, James Murphy, Skream, and more star in RBMA's full-length doc What Difference Does It Make? Watch it now

The venerable Red Bull Music Academy is in the midst of its 15th-anniversary celebrations this year

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Steve Angello, Zedd, Seven Lions, MK, Dusky, and more head to Michigan's Electric Forest Festival this June

it’s hard to keep up with all this electricity. Still, you’ve got to, because, regardless of their names, dance-music festivals are our lifeblood!

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UDG's Creator is a great compact, on-the-go laptop stand

UDG's Creator is a great compact, on-the-go laptop stand

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Paul Oakenfold preps Trance Mission LP of trance classics, premiers "Cafe Del Mar" cover

Those familiar with UK dance god Paul Oakenfold’s storied history will know that the man first embraced trance back in the late ’80s when he took his first trip to Ibiza.

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Parisian producer Elysée conjures up an abstract minimal composition with "Something Special"

The French producer Elysée previewed his new track "Something Special"

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Desolat pals Shlomi Aber and Guti talk cross-border friendships and blossoming tech-house tunes

Shlomi Aber and Guti interview about their cross-border friendship

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Max Cooper drops a FACT Mix and a video for "Impacts"

A mix for FACT’s longstanding podcast series and a video for the original “Impacts.”

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Dutch one-man band Binkbeats amazes with live covers of FlyLo, J Dilla, Amon Tobin, and more

Read about the interview with the Dutch one-man band Binkbeats

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The Russian Police Choir reenact their "Get Lucky" cover at the Olympics

Watch the Get Lucky cover by Daft Punk at the Russian opening of the Olympic Games in Sochi

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Five gold-medal electronic music performances at the Olympic Games, featuring Richie Hawtin, Underworld, and Mr. Bean

For some, the Olympic Games are a show of physical strength, sportsmanship, and national pride. For others, it’s all about the spectacle of the opening ceremonies.

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Amsterdam's Froxic brings some welcome melody back to electro house

Froxic brings some welcome melody back to Electro House. Read here the interview with the young star.

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Put your hands up! That baby DJ school is real; watch a documentary on it now

Is it real? Yes it is! New York has his very own Baby DJ School! Read more about it here!

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French producer Madeon promises an album soon

Young French producer Madeon has promised to release his new album very soon!

Dusky drops a new podcast for FACT

Dusky were undoubtedly one of deep house’s breakout acts of 2013, showing what the genre could do in the charts when put up against the heavy-hitting floor-fillers of electro- and progressive house (particularly their track “Careless,” which hit Beatport’s #1 spot in October).

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Dubstep king Benga calls it quits on DJing; watch a slew of his interviews now.

Dubstep king Benga calls it quits on DJing. Watch a few of his interviews.

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Resident Advisor digs deep into dance music's oft-forgotten LGBTQ roots

If the roots of electronic music are so sexually diverse, why do today’s audiences need to be reminded of it?

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Afrojack and Dillon Francis tracks confirmed for Super Bowl ads, but there's probably more in store

Afrojack releases new track on Super Bowl

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Meet renowned Berlin synth doctor Philipp Heimrich in this mini-doc

We all love them, but few of us know how to actually open them up 

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Mute founder Daniel Miller teaches a modular-synth masterclass

Learn more techniques and get tips in the masterclass by Daniel Miller!

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Point Blank breaks down Ben Pearce's "What I Might Do" for Logic Pro X in a new video tutorial

You’ll likely recall when Ben Pearce’s super-deep and funky cut “What I Might Do” made a run up the charts at Beatport a couple years back

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Five rules for a seamless DJ switchover

Rules for DJ switchovers!

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This week on Play: Win a Novation Zero SL MkII controller and a release on Haunt in Royal Dust’s “Royal” remix contest

Ready to make your mark in 2014 and join the ranks of past Play winners

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Prok & Fitch, Mark Knight, NERVO, and more bring Sensation’s Wicked Wonderland show to Bangkok this Friday

This Friday, January 31, Sensation will rock Thailand

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DJ TechTools highlights its favorite pieces of new gear from NAMM

The annual NAMM Show took place in Anaheim over the weekend

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Berliner-by-way-of-Colombia David Gtronic gives techno an organic pulse

It’s rare that you come across a techno producer whose tracks and sets breathe with the same life as music

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Tiger Stripes makes his Desolat debut with "Sisters"

If you follow labels like Get Physical, Toolroom, Drumcode, and Strictly Rhythm, then the name Tiger Stripes is nothing new. 

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Calvin Harris is working on dance-music HBO comedy, Krewella is only human, and the DFA probably has more gear than you

It was just a matter of time, really, now that dance-music reality shows are under way. 

Five new production and DJ tools we can't wait to see at NAMM

Officially kicking off today at the Anaheim Convention Center

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Matias Valdmont's flexes some serious late-night muscle with "Funky Love"

We couldn’t find a more precise example of the after-hours sound than Matias Valdmont’s “Funky Love.” 

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Here's a few tips on mixing 808 sounds into your productions

There’s a lot of hubbub around the TR-808, pretty much all the time but especially now that Roland has been teasing an update to their legendary drum.

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Starkey, Strikez, and Digital take us on a "Road That Never Ends"

This remix of “Road That Never Ends” will never be a weapon in the crate of dancefloor

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Dance music's top 10 TV moments

Dance music has often had a difficult relationship with television appearances,  but these spectacles tend to lose a lot on the small screen.

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10 boutique electronic-music festivals you need to attend

If there’s a single force driving the electronic-music explosion these days, it’s the power of festivals

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Do you have "golden ears"? Take the challenge now

Do you think you have the perfect hearing? Test it now!

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Here's a few tips on how to create digital DJ effects, courtesy of DJ TechTools

We tend to do a fair bit of combing the web for the best in music-tech tutorials, and time and again, we come back to our friends at DJ TechTools.

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Is this the next generation of Roland's legendary TR-808 drum machine?

With the annual NAMM conference around the corner, Roland has teased a new drum machine, read more about it here!

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VOSIS lets you turn images into playable sound

When it comes to emerging production technology, some of the most fun, innovative, and—best yet—inexpensive tools come in the form of apps.

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Dutch prog-house phenom Nicky Romero on caking, crowdsourcing, and Coldplay

Nicky Romero is a man on a mission—and the 25-year-old Dutchman (born Nick Rotteveel) seems set to have a massive 2014.

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Techno stalwart Chris Liebing details the gear and methods behind his DJ setup in new video

From beginning as a DJ with two cassette decks playing through an amplifier

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Kraftwerk announce full tour dates, plus, Kaskade's big shock and watching a Prodigy video without the beats

The “shredding” phenomenon is hands-down one of the best things the internet ever invented. Check it out, in the daily round up!

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Vladislav Delay, Deadbeat hit Communikey, Zedd and Hayley Williams go acoustic, Mad Decent go to SA, and lots more

Tons of fun news to get to today, Time to get on it!

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Eats Everything takes a trip down memory lane in a new mini-doc

 Eats Everything (aka Dan Pearce) takes us on a trip through his life before he hit the big leagues.

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With three albums last year alone, Norway's Savant looks to the future with an even busier 2014

Few producers in the ever-expanding dance-music universe have received such critical acclaim and maintained such a loyal following as Norway’s Savant.

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Get 3-D control of synths and FX using the iRing

In recent months, some companies and products have attempted to move forward into touchless control of music software, read more about this here!

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On the cusp of his first full-length, techno producer Philogresz talks Amsterdam's new school and what's up in 2014

As Philogresz, Amsterdam-based Turk Ilker Soylu has been releasing deep 4/4 music since around 2008.

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Here are some quick tips on creating and layering loops on the fly

Here's a quick video to demonstrate how, with a little bit of micro-mapping, DJs can find, create, move, and layer loops on the fly in their sets.

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10 ways to make clubbing better, can DJ's dance? and more..

Tear off your wristbands! Book better residents! Stop staring at the DJ! Those are just a few of the many tips! 

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Here's the actual top 100 DJs, based solely on data

DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJ Poll

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Latest happenings in dance-music

The dance-music world hit the ground running this week

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Fedde Le Grand drops a year-ender

Fedde Le Grand drops a year-ender, plus, the worst sets of 2013, Skream's biggest tracks of the year, and what's gonna happen in 2014

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Coyu shares his eight house movers of the moment

Spanish producer and DJ Coyu talks about his favorite songs

Marco Bailey reflects on High Volume

David Gtronic gives Dan Noel's "Purple Morning" a pummeling rework

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Peking Duk & Laidback Luke join forces

Peking Duk have joined forces with electronic dance luminary Laidback Luke to bring fans an explosive end of year treat

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German DIY duo Tube & Berger recap their eight favorite tracks of 2013

Tube & Berger talking about their favorite songs of 2013

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Maya Jane looks back on 2013 and ahead to 2014

I originally set up the label purely as a platform to present my own material, but that’s not to say that further down the line I won’t use it as a platform for releasing other artists.

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15 minutes and a mix: Massimo Girardi

I passed a lot of different styles like new wave, hard rock, punk, hip hop, jungle until I slowly found electronic music to stick with!

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Tutorial: Become A Power User Part 6 – Making Beats

Beats are at the heart of most kinds of music, be they sparse acoustic sounds or full-on electronic assaults. FL Studio provides you with a number of great tools to program, shape and process your beats to make your tracks sound even better.

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Dubfire breaks down the mechanics behind his DJ sets

Video interview of Dubfire talking about his sets just before he got on stage in San Francisco

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The 10 Best Production Tools of 2013

This year’s crop of production tools focuses heavily on the analog renaissance that’s taken hold of the industry.

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The 10 best DJ software applications in the world today

While the digital DJing market is undeniably dominated by a handful of big brands - namely Native Instruments, Serato and Ableton - these companies' applications aren't necessarily the be-all and end-all of laptop DJing.

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Interview with Cut Copy

When people come together, magical things can happen. Just ask Melbourne’s native sons Cut Copy. The band spent weeks shacked up at home in Victoria, guzzling long blacks from the city’s finest coffee shops, and furiously writing new material.

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The Top 10 Dance-Music Memes of 2013

In its nascent years of the 1990s, electronic music was the first genre to fully embrace the power of the internet to promote its sound and bring disparate rave scenes the world over together.

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The 10 best record labels of 2013

It’s been a strong year for albums, for sure – but with so many releases arriving as no-label mixtapes and long-form giveaways, even the canniest labels often haven’t had a look-in.

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The 2013 highlights of Above & Beyond

With more than a decade in the game, London-based trance legends Above & Beyond show no signs of slowing down.

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Dj MAG'S tunes of 2013

Our top track's of 2013

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Five Best Local EDM Artists of 2013

EDM take over!

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Afrojack talks EDM culture:

Back in 2011, Dutch EDM heavyweight Afrojack AKA Nick van de Wall was a mainroom house producer on a rapid rise, with several years of prolific, and undeniably effective work already behind him.

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Mini doc of the evolution of the Daft Punk helmets

Although we mostly know them now as the robotic pair behind Daft Punk, Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo were once merely humans who made fantastic house music.

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Interview with Pillow Talk

 Hailing from San Francisco’s infamous Lower Haight neighborhood, PillowTalk’s Michael Tello, Ryan Williams, and Samuel Doyle have been honing their craft as a collective over the past two years.

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Tiësto premieres new single 'red lights'

Tiësto is set to release new track ‘Red Lights’ in February

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Martin Garrix picks his top 10 tunes of 2013

The Dutch-born Martijn Garritsen to highlight his 10 favorite tunes of the year

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The 20 best mixtapes of 2013

This feature runs down our 20 favourite mixtapes of 2013, excluding a handful that made it onto our overall best albums list.

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Hot Creations label boss Jamie Jones

With a number of stellar releases, a growing crew of up-and-coming talent, and a Wednesday-night residency in Ibiza called Paradise, there’s no question that 2013 has been the year of Jamie Jones and Hot Creations.

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15 Concept Controllers That Didn’t Take Off

For every controller that hits shelves, there are always a few more great ideas that don’t see serious play time. Today we look back at those conceptual products that got us all excited but never delivered the goods.

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Interview with DJ Adaro

Danceproducer.net has done an interview with star producer Thijs Ploegmakers, better known as DJ Adaro and part of Gunz for Hire.

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Medlar - Sleep

Exclusive: A noirish video dreamscape accompanies the new album from London's jazz-influenced house artist

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DJ Poses

A selection of our favourite DJ poses - and their most illustrious enthusiasts

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Calvin Harris releases new single and set to tour with Tiesto

International DJ & producer Calvin Harris has released a new single, Under Control, a collaboration with Alesso that also features Hurts.

 

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10 producers redefining hip hop

We run through the beat makers shaping rap music in the 21st century

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Dance music has the biggest market share in the UK

Not a big surprise to us, but great to  hear!

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Tiesto unveils new website

Now the influential Dutchman has revealed plans to expand the Club Life brand with the creation of new website dedicated solely to Club Life.

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Interview with UK techno heads Spektre

Spektre has been one of the most consistent and prolific studio outfits over the past few years. UK-based techno cohorts Richard Wakley and Paul Maddox united over their shared passion for driving electronic music and a deep mutual desire to push sonic boundaries.

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House: December

Complication of the month

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Booka Shade share documentary

Since the release of 2010’s More! Album we had been left wanting exactly that, with the German duo sporadically releasing EP’s whilst fans of the pairing waited anxiously wondering when a new full length effort was going to land. 

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Andy C. can't stop, won't stop after two decades

Few in dance music can claim lasting career endurance more than Ram Records main man Andy C. The secret to his success is simple. He loves doing exactly what he’s doing. And what’s not to love about making your living DJing, producing music, and touring the world over the past 20 years.

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Breach: Our man in Amsterdam

Ben Westbeech AKA Breach spent 10 minutes with us to talk about life in Amsterdam, his upcoming compilation for DJ-Kicks (out 18 November 2013), his label, Naked Naked, and his hectic touring schedule. 

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Virtual Riot spans genre to help redefine the German sound of dance music

It may be shocking to some people, but there’s more to Germany than techno [Gasp!] Yes, outside the sacred walls of Berghain there’s a number of young producers making all shapes and styles of electronic sounds, and trying to make their mark in the wide world of dance music.

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5 minutes with... Marco V

Marco V has been around for many years and even though he has played in very differing locations, and with house-music constantly changing shape, Marco succeeded to create a genuine ‘Marco V’ sound.

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10 amazing fashion week soundtracks

Don’t let the name fool you—Fashion Week is hardly a seven-day-long affair. If you include menswear and womenswear, what’s commonly known as “Fashion Week” spans a little over two months.

Danceproducer did an exclusive interview with Secret Cinema!

Jeroen Verheij is Holland's most wanted techno producer. We did an exclusive interview in his studio.

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Business As Usual At The Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival

The Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival is one of the electronic-dance calendar's more curious weekends.

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Avicii reworks Syn Cole’s 'Miami 82'

Syn Cole returns for his second release as part of the prestigious Le7els family with 'Miami 82,’ to be be released on Avicii's imprint on 25th November 2013.

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ZDS shares seven surefire bombs from his weekend arsenal

ZDS (the artist formerly known as Zombie Disco Squad) has had a busy year, a part of which involved dropping a three-pack of shuffling, tech-minded house heaters via Claude VonStroke’s dirtybird label back in September.

Deadmau5 Quits Twitter

The man, the myth, the mau5: Joel Zimmerman (aka Deadmau5) waved a resounding goodbye to the digital world of Twitter today—but not without a trace, leaving behind seven gorgeous new productions fashioned after the seven deadly sins.

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35 Reasons to love Diplo

Today Diplo celebrates 35 years of life. So in honour of the man born Wesley Pentz, we have compiled 35 reasons we love the producer, DJ and Mad Decent boss. Happy Birthday to you, big D.

2013 MTV EMA: The Complete Winners List

Justin Timberlake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis went in as most-nominated but Eminem took home top honors befitting a rap god.

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Pioneer goes platinum

Check out the latest from Pioneer, they have released today all new Platinum Editions

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Tiesto: Legend

Dutch DJ on his Top 100 DJs Legend Award

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356 - DAVE DK

DJ & producer David Krasemann, better known as Dave DK has been making waves in the electronic music scene for a couple of years now. Since the early 90's he was fascinated by the upcoming techno movement, which eventually led to his own active initiation.

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4 ways to add analog sound to your digital productions

Dubspot instructor and prolific musician Dan Freeman suggests a few way to get out of the box and add some analog sound to your digital creation process.

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The biggest tracks at ADE, Hardwell interviews Tiesto onstage, and will hardstyle conquer the US?

Amsterdam Dance Event 2013

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Avicii unveils next single from acclaimed debut album True

2013 has undoubtedly been Avicii’s year. 

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Top Five EDM Shows in November

EDM Takeover!

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THE DJ BOOKING INDUSTRY: AN INSIDER'S PERSPECTIVE

What you need to know about the world of booking agents—and how to get a good one

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Tiesto 3-hour set at Ziggo Amsterdam video

Tiësto is a performer who has transcended musical genres to create a global “Tiësto” brand. 

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CHUCKIE'S DIRTY DUTCH DJ'S - LEADING THE EXODUS

Some of the brightest talents in the field of Dirty Dutch House: Delivio Reavon & Aaron Gill, Genairo Nvilla, Moti, Junxterjack, Glowinthedark and  Micheal Mendoza

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10 more of the scariest dance tracks ever

Read on to see all of our spooky picks—if you dare…

Is Egbert born for techno?
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AFROJACK: JACKED UP

Afrojack’s native Holland continues to be a particularly productive hotbed of superstar DJ talent, spawning Ferry Corsten, Tiësto, Sander van Doorn, Armin van Buuren, Hardwell and Bingo Players, to name just a few.

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DJ Tiesto postpones Vancouver show hours before taking the stage

World's most popular spinner was set to take to the decks at the Dooms Night event at the Coliseum
 

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Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda on collaborating with Steve Aoki: "It was all really organic"

Great Interview with Linkin Park, Mike Shinoda, Steve Aoki

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Ultra music festival adds two new locations next year

Next year will see both SOUTH AFRICA and JAPAN waving the ULTRA flag!

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Guys, there is a Daft Punk tribute band—and they're called One More Time

After Daft Punk wrapped up their Alive tour many moons ago, there has been a giant gap left in all our robot-loving hearts since the Parisian pair has maintained its steady reluctance to embark on a proper road show.

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Deetron shares some potent floor-fillers from the depths of house and techno

Veteran Swiss producer/DJ Deetron has had an exceptionally prolific 2013, adding the Ben Westbeech-featuring “Rhythm” single (which also features remixes from Karizma and Will Saul) and the Music Over Matter LP to his discography in just the past few weeks.

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Avicii's mix of EDM and country has given ravers a wake-up call

This Swedish dance DJ's new songs were greeted with mystification when premiered in Miami, but he's the fastest-selling artist of the year. So, is it time he cheered up a little?

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Pacha celebrates 40 years with a new mix

 

Fans of the brand should check the tracklisting below

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CHRIS LIEBING: THE HAPPIEST MAN IN TECHNO

“For me music is a vehicle to the present moment and a vehicle to memories and feelings that I like to dwell in and I enjoy to experience, may they be melancholic or happy. Music is just one of the most important things in my life.

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10 amazing shots from San Francisco's Treasure Island Music Festival

10 amazing shots from San Francisco's Treasure Island Music Festival, including Danny Brown, ADULT., James Blake, and more

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Balance 024 mixed by Danny Howell

Split across two discs, the mix captures Howells' signature deep sound.

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HOW TO PREPARE FOR DJ GIGS

I can honestly say that the experience of gigging can range from the magical and emotional, to the down right bloody awful!

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TOP 100 DJS AWARDS 2013

REVIEW: TOP 100 DJS AWARDS 2013

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ADE had a record breaking edition

Record number of 300.000 music lovers, 5.000 conference visitors and 2.156 artists.

DJ´s and Producers! Dancefair 2014 is coming!

DJ's and Producers! Dancefair 15-16 FEB 2014! Jaarbeurs Utrecht The Netherlands!

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How To Create Electronic Music: Exploring Influential Genres

How to create electronic music

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Uprising, the new compilation by Project:Mooncircle

Project: Mooncircle will release Uprising on November 1st, 2013.

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How did dance music evolve from 18th century folk tradition?

How music travels

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Diplo, Skrillex and A-Trak launch new project

The new Youtube 'Music Network' will see exclusive videos premieres and mixes.

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Armin Van Buuren Announces North American Dates For 'Armin Only: Intense' World Tour

One of dance music's biggest names, Armin van Buuren has been voted the world's #1 DJ by DJ Magazine an unprecedented five times and continues to play to sold-out audiences across multiple continents

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Newcomer Ambassadeurs on hazy soundscapes and why analog is overrated

I use Logic to produce so that’s gotta be one of my favorite bits of software, although I am slowly using Ableton Live a lot more; it’s a bit more fun to use than Logic

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A tribute to Dance Mania by Boys Noize

The idea of simple, jackin' booty house records to use as tools, more or less, have always been timeless weapons in many DJ sets

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Five Reasons DJs Need to Produce feat Eats Everything, Brodanse, Timo Maas

Five reasons DJs need to produce

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Here's what a brain seizure sounds like when converted into music

What if the brain activity of a patient experiencing a seizure was converted into music?

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On november 18th Ferry Corsten will release his new single

At a time when the growth of the genre known as EDM has reached explosive heights, Corsten brings the public dialogue back to the music.

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SFX discusses future of dance music

“We don’t use the term EDM, we say EMC: Electronic Music Culture. 

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NEW CHIC RECORD TO FEATURE DAVID GUETTA

Now Rodgers has again taken to Twitter to confirm that he’s been working on a new Chic song and that it will be featuring the talents of superstar Frenchman David Guetta.

Cedric Gervais on hitting the Billboard Top 10 and his latest Lana Del Rey collab

Thanks to the huge success of his remix of Lana Del Rey’s “Summertime Sadness,” Gervais is dominating Top 40 radio and sitting in the Billboard Top 10 alongside tracks from Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry, and Robin Thicke. 

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ADE is almost here

This year ADE takes place from 16 – 20 October.

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Here's how to actually make money as a producer

Developing a Career and Making Money

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Just a little more is Tony Lionni's new album

 

Kerri Chandler's Madhouse label will release the second album from Tony Lionni on November 25th.

5 OF THE BEST: MIHALIS SAFRAS TALKS US THROUGH HIS ALBUM

Mihalis Safras' new artist album, 'Out Of The Box' is out now

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New producer The Close Up gets weird with his "Better With You" video

The full video for “Better With You” can be watched below, and keep an eye out for The Close Up’s debut EP of the same name, set to drop on October 21 on Exploited Records.

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Rhadoo takes on Fabric

Romanian minimal specialist Rhadoo will be helming the latest installment in the acclaimed fabric series.

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This week on Play: Win top DJ gear from FXpansion, plus an official release on Skint Records in X-Press 2’s “Let It Slam” contest

Wanted to put as much feeling as I could into it and I think I pretty much did so. I definitely couldn’t imagine that my remix would become the winner

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DJs and producers: Which acoustic instruments should you try your hand at?

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Your parents are right, music is getting louder

Every year since 1950, the average volume of music has gotten louder, but in the last 20 years thing have gotten really loud!

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Ewan Pearson goes in-depth on producing and remixing with Ableton

Ewan Pearson gives an insight into his production and remix process

At Decibel, Hessle Audio founder Ben UFO tips us to some hot new sounds

I’ve been DJing a lot longer than I’ve been playing in public, and my reputation as a DJ grew fairly slowly.

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Cold mission the first album by Logos

Cold Mission, the first album by Logos, will come out on Keysound Recordings in November.

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Davide Squillace and Martin Buttrich dish on chemistry and creating Apart From Us

I am very happy with the outcome! It’s not what the both of us usually do; we just wanted to do something straightforward.

Davide Squillace and Martin Buttrich dish on chemistry and creating Apart From Us

Great interview with davide squillace and martin buttrich!!

Nile Rodgers on what finally made him embrace pop and dance music

Rodgers wasn’t always a hit-maker; it took being put in his place by a former music teacher to really embrace the dance and pop worlds.

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New record by James Holden announced

The new 12" is set to be released in November.

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With Lost, Trentemoller examines theatricality, his shoegaze past, and the contrast between light and dark

I can’t wait to go out on the road and play with the band! Our European tour starts November 7 in London.

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WATCH: '10 YEARS IN NYC'

Chus & Ceballos' Big Apple Documentary

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Documentary : The sound of Belgium

La Musique Fait La Force will release a complimenting four CD compilation to Jozef Devillé’s documentary The Sound Of Belgium

Todd Terry goes freestyle with a new album and a stack of classic old-school jams

A mix/compilation album of brand-new tracks that took inspiration from the classic breakbeat and freestyle records of the ’80s and ’90s.

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Calvin Harris unveils The Killers 'When You Were Young' remix

Calvin Harris premiered his remix of a classic hit by The Killers
 

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The Culture EP by San Proper

Entitled ‘The Culture EP’ the release continues to push San’s particularly flamboyant take on house music

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Afrojack releases a New Single on October 11.

Island Records/Wall Recordings Grammy Award-winning producer and DJ artist Afrojack will release his new single worldwide on October 11th

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Machine studio to be released soon

Native Instruments will release Maschine Studio on November 1st, 2013

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Interview with Benno de Goeij
Interview with Benno De Goeij who working with superstars like Armin van Buuren
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"X" is Size Records new sub label

Claiming to be inspired by Steve’s desire to keep things “fresh and exciting” 

Exclusive producer interview: 2 Faced Funks

This dynamic duo will tell you more about 'their way of producing'

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everything is a remix

Is everything a remix until you're the one getting remixed?

Where has the "dance" in dance music gone?

For a style of music that is supposed to make people dance, there seems to be very little dancing, but quite a lot of repetitive vertical movement....

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Review : Logic Pro X

Read this review of Apple's new Logic Pro X

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