Electric Zoo Aims To Transform In 2015

With a seven-year-long run and a strong lineup of past performers, Electric Zoo has become a staple Labor Day event for New Yorkers in the electronic music scene. The weekend-long festival, traditionally taking place on Randall’s Island park, wraps up festival season with a smorgasbord of electronic acts and art installations in the middle of the East River — a “zoo”[...] Read more >>

[WATCH] Shawn Wasabi Gets [Sugar] High and Releases a Must Hear Mashup

Shawn Wasabi is anything but your typical producer. Fueled by junk food inspiration, an array of lights and colors that would make a rainbow put on sunglasses, and a custom-built DJ Tech Tools Midi Fighter, this California native has been assembling some of the craziest and most diverse mash-ups to hit the internet.     After a 10 month hiatus, Shawn has[...] Read more >>

Panda Funk Tour Closes Out American Dates This June

Who’s looking for a party? The Panda Funk Tour, which has been going strong since the TomorrowLand festival in Brazil in May, is coming to a close this June. Dirty Audio, Deorro, Zoofunktion, and Lez have been opening cages and setting the animals free across Canada, Mexico, and the US for the last month. After the long, anticipatory wait, it’s finally time for the[...] Read more >>

Spring Awakening Music Festival Returns To Chicago for Third Year

For the third year in a row, Spring Awakening returns to Soldier Field in the legendary music city Chicago - home of house music itself - for the weekend of June 12th,13th, and 14th.   Spring Awakening’s lineup is a ubiquitous collection of electronic music genres; from house and trance to bass heavy trap and dubstep, as well as tropical house, Spring Awakening[...] Read more >>

Mysteryland 2015 Brings Woodstock Spirit Back to Life

If you had told me ten years ago that I would one day spend a weekend camping on the Woodstock grounds, hearing some of my favorite artists play and dancing nonstop, I would have never believed you. In ten years, though, I’ve grown into what I would consider a semi-professional festival-goer, and very little surprises me anymore. That’s why this year, going to[...] Read more >>

Moonrise Festival 2015: Lineup & MASS EDMC Buses

While other festivals try to attract newcomers with escalating gimmicks or “transformed” experiences, Moonrise Festival, organized by Steez Promo, has announced one of the most solid lineups for the summer 2015 season. Formerly known Starscape Music Festival, Moonrise will be returning to Pimlico Race Track in Baltimore, MD ready to rock the East Coast for two days[...] Read more >>

Gottwood Festival Brings Underground Electronic Music to Wales

Held on the island of Anglesey, Wales, Gottwood Festival is far from any major city. However, as their website points out, “that’s all part of the appeal”. This year from June 11th to 14th, the boutique festival offers an escape from real life, and those attending can expect a mystical experience in the middle of the woods. What happens at this remote location is[...] Read more >>

Musical and Spiritual Immersion at Unifier Festival 2015

As the beginning of summer approaches, established music festivals are back again to wow attendees with their big-name lineups and extravagant performance stages. However, festival-goers have the opportunity to delve into a spiritual and communal experience by choosing to attend Unifier Festival, taking place June 11th to 14th this summer. Located deep in the Berkshires in[...] Read more >>

HARD Summer 2015 Returns With Yet Another Monstrous Lineup

When it comes to the American electronic scene, HARD Events’ influence is undeniable. Founded in 2007 by Gary “Destructo” Richards, pioneering DJ, promoter and music executive, HARD has presented a consistently well-organized slate of events that run nationwide, drawing both major artists and dedicated crowds for their Day of the Dead celebration, HARD Red Rocks[...] Read more >>

Moonrise Festival 2015 Bus: Tickets, Hotels, & Information

The bus to Moonrise Festival in Balimore, MD will depart from Boston, MA and Cromwell, CT - if you're from elsewhere and want the bus to stop near you, comment at the bottom of this post or email us at info@massedmc.com. Please let us know if you'd prefer to depart at 5pm on Friday, August 7th, rather than departing at midnight on Saturday, August 8th. This would require[...] Read more >>

Local Newcomer DJ Silly Syl Kicks off Pride Celebration

When Pride hits Boston, the city comes alive. With an endless roster of parties, parades, seminars, and more, there seems to be a little bit of Pride in every corner. And dance music is a huge part of that, especially with its history in representing marginalized groups and keeping Pride afloat year-round. In the midst of all the events and all of the talent representing[...] Read more >>

A-Trak’s “Gold Gone Wild II”: Drums, Bass and Dancehall Take The Northeast in 2015

This June, Fool’s Gold founder and turntable maestro, A-Trak, along with self-proclaimed “MVP OF THE MPC” AraabMUZIK, and dancehall faithful Ape Drums team up for their cross-country tour, “Gold Gone Wild II.” This tour will take these three artists to six small venues across the country where they can really get intimate and dirty with their fans and let them[...] Read more >>

DnB Heads, Rejoice: Spor Is Coming In Summer 2015

Spor, the drum and bass alter ego of English producer Jon Gooch, will exit hibernation to embark on an eight-stop tour of North America next month. Dormant since 2012 - during which Gooch primarily released music and toured as Feed Me - the Spor dimension of Gooch’s musical output has been evolving since the early 2000s. At that time, he lived “a double life in online[...] Read more >>

Growing Local Festival Farm Fest Unveils 2015 Lineup

This year, F.A.R.M. Music and Arts festival (Farm Fest) takes to Buena Vista Campground, New Jersey for a weekend of exploration and music. F.A.R.M, which stands for Future of Artistic and Revolutionary Minds, brings festival-goers together for three days from July 23rd to 26th, gathering in the name of creative free thinking.   Throughout the weekend, Farm Fest[...] Read more >>

Museum of Modern Electronic Music Opening in Germany in 2017

// With a rich history spanning more than half a century, electronic music has made its mark not just as an art form but as a movement. Electronic music is pervasive throughout the art world, including dance, visual art, and (of course), other genres of music. Innovations made in the field of electronic music have influenced popular music as we know it today, from the[...] Read more >>