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DIRTYBIRD BBQ

Dirtybird started with a grill and some speakers in San Fran and, needless to say, we've spent the last ten-plus years expanding and perfecting our recipe for summer fun. Yet the basic formula is always the same: good food, good people and some seriously saucy, booty-shaking tunes. The 2016 BBQs are going to be better than ever, as we're bringing County Fair flair to the incredible[...] Read more >>

Autograf & Goldroom at Royale | Boston, MA | October 5th, 2016

AUTOGRAF This Chicago based trio have become one of the most talked about new acts in electronic music right now, racking up multiple Hype Machine number ones and over up 4 million plays on Soundcloud in just a matter of months. And what is most intriguing? They've done this all without having officially released a single record. Their refreshing take on electronic music continues to[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Outlet

Outlet, otherwise known as Jonathan Belfontaine, began learning his instruments at the age of 13 when he was given his first guitar by a neighbor. Soon afterward, Belfontaine stumbled upon a broken amp while walking home from school, took it apart, signed a few amp repair books out from the library, and put it back together in working condition. Belfontaine began learning guitar and[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Of The Trees // Gravitas Recordings

Of the Trees is Tyler Coombs; electronic music producer hailing from Portland, ME. Melding strong influences from hip hop, ambient, and dance music to create emotive soundscapes laden with everything from jazzy piano arrangements to polyrhythmic rhythm changes not commonly heard in club-friendly music. To date, he has released two well-received EPs with Austin, TX based label Gravitas[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Matt McNeill // CSC

Matt McNeill is cut from the cloth of the oldschool. Spending his time in record stores, seeking out opportunities to learn from some of his biggest influences all across the United States, McNeill has honed his craft over the course of many years. Inspired by heroes from DJ Premier and Stretch Armstrong to names like Cox, Mills, May and Saunderson, McNeill's breadth of sound reads[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Esseks // Planet Cognac [Brooklyn, NY]

Esseks (Sam Eckstein) is a Brooklyn based producer and artist who creates emotionally driven electronic music and visual art. His music is influenced by a variety of styles, from J Dilla inspired hip-hop beats, to melodic bass, house and even blues and swing. The diverse elements of his music are tied together with Esseks’ subtle but instantly recognizable sonic landscape. Since[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Digital Vagabond // LostinSound [Boston, MA]

A recent transplant from Boston, MA to the mountains of Colorado, Patrick Boyle aka Digital Vagabond is a DJ/Producer, photographer, event-planner and Jewelry Fabricator; a connected individual and man of action who wears many hats within an exponentially growing electronic music and visionary art culture. His moniker is derived from his technological nomadic inclinations, embracing[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: SunSquabi [Boulder, CO]

It all began in 2011 when guitarist Kevin Donohue and bassist Andrew Clymer broke away from their hip-hop roots and decided that sample-based electronic music simply wasn’t enough. The Boulder duo set out to find their own blend of live instrumentation and production, which would lead to the creation of SunSquabi. The group very quickly gained notoriety in the Denver/Boulder area[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Terraphorm // Fractaltribe [Worcester, MA]

A sonic sorcerer, Terraphorm's against-the-grain style weaves swamp psychedelia and urban vibes, binding them together with explosive energy, resulting in an utterly mesmerizing musical landscape. Live accounts of “Terraphormation” include uncontrollable dancing, complete entrancement, and a dance-floor experience that can only be described as transformational. In addition to his[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: SQUNTO [Boston, MA]

SQUNTO is a bass musician hailing from a small town outside of Boston, Massachusetts. With a diverse and potent arsenal of tunes, his DJ sets have been known to make one "turn up" and have even been reported to spontaneously combust more sensitive members of the audience - though the latter is unconfirmed. His passion does not end in the studio, or even on the stage. SQUNTO is a firm[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: eelko // LostinSound, Fractaltribe [NH]

eelko is the amalgamation of musical explorations and obsessions gathered throughout Christopher Carchedi’s life. Choosing to live on the darker yet emotive side of music, eelko’s ghastly expressions have caught international attention. Most notably, he collaborated on the song “One Big Loop” with Australian glitch producer, Mr. Bill, and UK sound design master, Mus Sck, which[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Twist of Fate // The Mutiny [NH]

Starting off raving in the early 2000's at legendary New England spots like The Asylum & The Muni, Twist of Fate (aka Adam Mahoney) quickly found himself attracted to the world of drum and bass and UK hardcore. Now hailing from New Hampshire and a proud member of The Mutiny Crew, Twist of Fate has been DJing and moving people for the past 10 years.     ///////////[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Devon James // RVDIOVCTIVE, Dubspot [NYC]

Devon James is a Boston-bred, Brooklyn-based DJ and Producer. While attending college at Syracuse University, he started Chemicals of Creation - a DJ/production duo with partner, John Kunz. Winning multiple DJ competitions & creating a following within their local scene, they became an in-demand act opening for every major artist that came through the Syrcause area, from Tiesto,[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Tanner Caldwell // Top Billin, DICKSQUAD [Philly]

In the eyes of Tanner Caldwell, there is only progression of life and sound. The momentum of music in the world grows exponentially each year with the rise and fall in popularity of various genres and aesthetics. Caldwell runs alongside, and oftentimes in front of the wave, but never forgets his roots. His style reflects a lifetime of music experience which he consistently applies[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: The Orator // Mushpost [NYC]

Nicholas Concklin, or The Orator, co-founded the DJ collective-cum-event production company Mushpost in 2009 in Burlington, Vermont. Producing over 80 events by 2013, Mushpost quickly transformed into a creative management outfit and moved to New York City and Los Angeles. Nick manages a few artists, works for a few record labels, is the Senior Editor for HighOnBeats.com and is an[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Robokid // Lifted Contingency [Boston, MA]

No stranger to the beat scene, 22 year old Massachusetts native Robokid aka Ethan Budnick has been producing future bass, R&B, soul and other niche genres since 2009. Picking up DJing in 2012 in order to share and play his tunes out for friends, Robokid has steadily developed both his production and gig portfolio, joining forward-thinking sound collectives such as Moving Castle,[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Bamboora // MASS EDMC [Boston, MA]

Bamboora is among those rare individuals who value music as much as life itself. Although born and raised in Turkey, Boston has quickly become home to the Turkish DJ. Blessed with a deeply ingrained knowledge of house music & all of its relatives, Bamboora holds versatility as his most prized possession when it comes to taking over the decks night in and out. His unique style[...] Read more >>

[LISTEN] Disney Announces DConstructed Remix Album Ft Top DJs/Producers

It seems everyone’s hopping on the EDM train – with Mickey Mouse in the lead. Disney has announced a new compilation featuring electronic artists reworking beloved Disney songs. The nostalgic album takes Disney’s themes of friendship, love, and youth and infuses them into the club scene, combining elements of PLUR and Gen-Y excitement into a Disney mania-esque[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Mike Skillz // Morlock Musik [Boston, MA]

Hailing from the Northeast, Mike Skillz is a tsunami in the New England Dubstep movement. Mike's been spinning for 15 years and pushing his own unique style for decades, integrating his progressive controllerism and old school vinyl roots. His abilities as a selector and DJ, as well as his mastery of multiple genres, have propelled him into events across the US. Mike is one half of[...] Read more >>

EDMC RADIO: Twistyknobs // Lifted Contingency, HNDMD [Boston, MA]

Twistyknobs is a producer whose style reflects the sounds of the Southern California hip hop scene, with an emphasis on tasteful minimalism and sharp sound design. He lives on Soundcloud and has developed a refined ear for where the future of electronic music lies. Twisty reps HNDMD, TeamSupreme, Top Cats, Zone Def, and Lifted Contingency.     /////////// WHAT’S YOUR[...] Read more >>