Music

You Don’t Have ADHD, You’re Just Listening To Too Much Bassnectar

You don’t have ADHD, you’re just listening to too much Bassnectar….well not really, but hear us out. A new study published in the Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences has established a link between brain activity mimicking the tempos and pitches of audio files. This discovery enhances previous theories supporting that neurons will activate and fire in a synchronicity[...] Read more >>

MASS EDMC Opens Its Doors To Northeast Producers

Long ago, back when MASS EDMC was nothing but an idea to come, there was one thing that drew us together; one thing that weaved the foundation for what you know as MASS EDMC today: music. Though we participate daily in music, whether it be by dancing until our legs are sore or chilling in the living room listening to tunes as we work into the early morning, and though we post our[...] Read more >>

Staff Picks Playlist #05: As The Summer Sun Sets

Welcome to yet another edition of MASS EDMC's Staff Picks, where our team publishes a weekly list of impeccably curated music for your listening pleasure. Following requests by friends and fans for music and recommendations of what's good - and conversely, requests for us to check out others' music - the MASS EDMC's Staff Picks have emerged as a way for us to showcase the range of[...] Read more >>

20,000 Facebook Fans & the Evolution of MASS EDMC

Dear Fans, MASS EDMC started nearly 5 years ago (March/April 2008) as a dorm-room operation at UMass Amherst with the purpose of bringing together those with a passion for electronic music. This was before the recent explosion of dance music in the states, before 'EDM' was a widely used catch-phrase in the mainstream & before there were multiple events every night of the[...] Read more >>

Staff Picks Playlist #03: Heatwave

Welcome to yet another edition of MASS EDMC's Staff Picks, where our team publishes a weekly list of impeccably curated music for your listening pleasure. Following requests by friends and fans for music and recommendations of what's good - and conversely, requests for us to check out others' music - the MASS EDMC's Staff Picks have emerged as a way for us to showcase the range of[...] Read more >>

Damn Son, Where’d You Find This?

Listen, I'm not behind when it comes to the whole trap scene, I was just waiting to post about until there was enough epic trap tracks out there to make it worth it. If you're not able to play the tracks from here, try the 8tracks version of it. Thus, a list of epic trap songs. Some are better than others, but all are pretty good; case and point - this dirty remix of Congorock's[...] Read more >>

Music Medley Awesomeness

I've been saying for over a month now that I had a bunch of music and I was going to share it soon blah blah blah. Basically, I've been lazy and making excuses for myself because honestly, I have about 150 songs that I've collected to share. Aka a TON! So, keep your eyes peeled and your ears ready because there is music in your future my friends, lots and lots of music. This one is[...] Read more >>

Weekly Additions #33

Not surprisingly, this week is yet another week of solid fall announcements. The sheer number of fall tours announced alone would mean that this fall will be stacked, but combine that with the epic number of solo dates announced and you have a crazy, jam-packed few months. In other words, stop mourning summer - the fall is going to be EPIC. As always make sure to like the facebook[...] Read more >>

The Faint Fall Tour 2012

The Faint are touring and they're playing nothing but songs from Danse Macabre - almost unbelievable, right? Well, it's true and it's happening and it's REALLY EXCITING. I'm pumped. I've followed The Faint since they opened for Bright Eyes sometimes around 2005 (yes, I'm old and yes, they did in fact open for Bright Eyes) and even seen them once during the heyday of[...] Read more >>

Mimosa Fall Tour 2012

Fresh off the Boston stop of Made in America, Mimosa announced his fall tour schedule and it is HUGE. None of the tickets are available yet (RSVP to get the latest updates) but the sheer number of dates is impressive. Looks like he's going to have his plate full. Check out the full tour schedule here. 9/27 to 9/29: Counterpoint Music Festival, Atlanta, GA Find out more about[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (8/15 to 8/21)

Kind of a slow week, huh? NOT. This week is going to be fantastical (remember, quality over quantity). On top of that, it's Bella Terra festival in upstate New York this weekend from Thursday to Sunday (which is looking like a seriously fun time), the Green Mountain Get Down in Vermont from Friday until Sunday as well as WEMF this weekend from Friday to Sunday up in Canada (this one[...] Read more >>

Wolfgang Gartner: Love & War Tour 2012

YES. Wolfgang Gartner is going on tour this fall and he's bringing Pierce Fulton and Popeska with him. With four stops in New England (but none in Boston - boo!), you might as well go. I mean, what else would you do with your night? Sit around and be sad that you're missing out on the awesomeness? No thanks. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, 8/3 but you can buy[...] Read more >>

Weekly Additions #31

Holy cow, there are A LOT of updates this week! Not only were a bunch of tours announced but a lot of tickets are going on sale this week and there are a ton of awesome things to look forward to. Better start planning now. As always, make sure to like the facebook page or follow on twitter for even more updates, music, news, events and more. New Tours Some of the Dayglow: The End[...] Read more >>

VibeSquaD and Opiuo Fall Tour 2012

VibeSquaD and Opiuo are hitting North America hard this fall for a massive tour. Separetly, they are both quality artists, but together makes this tour one to keep your eye on. Find out more about Opiuo here and VibeSquaD here, and you can also check out some of their music below. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 27th at 12pm EDT through most major ticketing sites, but you can get[...] Read more >>

Bassnectar: Fall Tour 2012

Huge announcement today: Bassnectar is going on tour this fall AND he's bringing Gramatik and Gladkill with him. He'll be all over New England, as well as playing a series of surprise shows. Make sure to check back here for updates with information about those dates! In case you've been living below a rock, check out Bassnectar's "Vava Voom" and Gramatik's EP "Digital Freedom" below.[...] Read more >>

Weekly Additions #30

It's been a while since the calendar has been updates, so there's A LOT for you to pay attention to. The fall is shaping up to be quite the ragefest as well, so make sure to snag some of those tickets now. As always, make sure to like the facebook page or follow on twitter for even more news, updates, music and more. New Tours/Announcements toUch Performance Art presents[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (7/19 to 7/25)

I'm back! Bisco was...a whirlwind (no pun intended for anyone who knows who I am IRL). I'll write more about it this week though, so enough about that. The heat wave has finally broken and this weekend should be beautiful. Best part? There's a lot of awesome things happening this week. As always, make sure to like the facebook page or follow on twitter for even more events, news, music[...] Read more >>

Camp Bisco XI: Packing for Camp: Part 4

For this final edition, these artists need no introduction. The heavyweights of bisco, these are the acts not to miss. And on that note, catch you all on the flipside suckas! As always, make sure to like the facebook page or follow on twitter for even more music, news, updates and more! Crystal Castles Thursday, Main Stage, 7 - 8 Xylos Friday, Main Stage, 12:30 -[...] Read more >>

Camp Bisco XI: Packing for Camp: Part 3

It's finally here! Part 3 of the series features some serious heavyweights. Check out Part 1 and Part 2 for some slightly less well know acts, and make sure to check back later for Part 4, which will cover some of the biggest names heading to Camp this year. PS - it's TOMORROW. As always, make sure to like the facebook page or follow on twitter for even more music, news,[...] Read more >>

Weekend Forecast (7/5 to 7/11)

Ugh, America hangover (and hangover hangover, but that's besides the point). Hope everyone's 4th was outRAGEous. This week is slower than usual, but I think that's the point. After all, you're gonna need time to pack for Bisco! Check out my personal recommendations in green. THURSDAY, 7/5 Greater Boston area: Elements presents Mr. Matt at Phoenix Landing, Cambridge, MA.[...] Read more >>