techno

Techno Is King: The State Of The Underground In NYC

About five years ago, there was an outbreak of dancing in the music world. EDM flooded pop airwaves of top 40 radio stations and dubstep was the coolest genre since metal. Frat brothers and sorority sisters, who saw club nights as a chance to party, herded themselves into concert halls by the thousands and blasted dance music at house parties. With the vast commercialization of[...] Read more >>

Detroit’s DEMF Returns with Free Techno Festival in July

Image c/o Romain Blanquart/DFP   The Detroit Electronic Music Festival (DEMF) will be returning this summer, celebrating Independence Day weekend with a three-day event free of charge. The festival, which launched in 2000, will feature more than 100 artists at five stages along with other exhibits and installations from July 4 through July 6. Founder Carol Marvin announced[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (3/27 to 4/2)

I'm back, a little more tan, a little more sick and definitely lusting for spring weather - I'm sure all those lucky ravers who were in Miami for WMC/Ultra Music Festival agree with me. Luckily for us, there's a whole bunch of spectacular events going on this week that will hopefully ease the post-Spring Break blues and serve as a distraction from the Northeast's reluctance to settle[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (3/6 to 3/12)

Check out our listings for this upcoming below - our personal recommendations are in blue. As I've said for the past few weeks, Electric Shepherdess will be changing. Keep your eyes peeled, there are exciting things ahead! As always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page to ensure you'll have the latest electronic music event news. Wednesday,[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (1/30 to 2/5)

Tons going on this week, including some HUGE names. Though the weather will be bipolar, it doesn't mean you have to be so pick something out and go dance! And as always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal recommendations in blue. Wednesday, 1/30 Greater Boston[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (2/27 to 3/5)

Check out our listings for this upcoming week below - our personal recommendations are italicized.  Some exciting news for the future: there's going to be a lot of changes to Electric Shepherdess in the next few weeks, including awesome partnerships, some redesign and even more event coverage (and yes, I know this is the same blurb as last week - it's important! Sue me). As always,[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (1/9 to 1/15)

After a slight lull last week, it's clear that everything is back in full swing this week. There is SO MUCH coming to the Northeast, it's unreal (unless you look at my bank account, and then it's definitely real). Check out all this week has to offer below. And as always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles,[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (1/23 to 1/29)

Hey kiddos, it's freezing and we're all miserable - I KNOW. Good thing there's so much to do this week; we'll be able to keep our fingers and toes warm by dancing like whoa. Check all the great stuff below! And as always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal recommendations[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (1/16 to 1/22)

What's better than knowing you have a three day weekend? Seeing all the awesome events you can attend to celebrate. Check this week's shows out below! And as always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal recommendations in blue. Wednesday, 1/16 Maine EDM[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (1/2 to 1/8)

Happy New Year! Hopefully your NYE was as crazy and laser-filled as mine. This week's events are pretty stellar, though admittedly not quite as crazy as the past few weeks (save Holy Ship, those lucky bananas). But hey, recovery is generally a good thing so I'm not complaining. As always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music,[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (2/20 to 2/26)

What a week we have in store! So much talent is swinging through the Northeast, it's going to be hard to choose. Definitely check out our listings below - our personal recommendations are italizied. Also exciting news for the future: there's going to be a lot of changes to Electric Shepherdess in the next few weeks, including awesome partnerships, some redesign and even more event[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (12/19 to 12/26)

This week, the forecast covers 8 whole days of awesome! And once these awesome days are over, you can check out our NYE Weekend Guide AND our NYE Guide for everything you need to know until January 1st. Crazy right? In other words,  catch y'all next year (if the world doesn't end on Friday that is) And as always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (2/13 to 2/19)

Hopefully you've managed to shovel out of your house by now because this week has a ton going on. Strap on your dancing shoes and get ready! And as always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal recommendations in blue. Wednesday, 2/13 Greater Boston area: Re:Set[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (12/12 to 12/18)

It's 12/12/12 today! How are you planning on celebrating? There's a ton going on this week so you've got plenty of ways to get down. This weekend also hosts an EDM radio showcase called Need EDM - find out more here. And as always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (2/6 to 2/12)

In case you haven't been told yet, the Northeast is about to get hit with a TON of snow! In order to stave off frostbite, make sure to do as much dancing as possible - good thing there's so much happening this week! As always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (12/5 to 12/11)

Well, it's officially December. Luckily, the weather hasn't been as soul-freezingly cold as it could be otherwise I'd probably be a gremlin by now. Also keeping me from gremlin status? All the sweet shows coming up! Check out this week's events below. As always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (11/28 to 12/4)

Howdy y'all, hope everyone had a great Turkeyday. After a much needed eating break, we're back with this week's events. There's a ton going on - check out all the events below!  As always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal recommendations in Wobble Wednesday presents[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (11/14 to 11/20)

Happy humpday! Thanksgiving is right around the corner (aka next week for all of you who haven't been paying attention) and there's a ton going on this week - what's not to love? Check out your options below. As always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more cool stuff like events, music, articles, ramblings and more. Check out our personal recommendations in[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (11/7 to 11/13)

Happy post-election day y'all! At the very least, we can all finally no longer have to watch all those campaign videos, amirite? And despite my joyful bubble from the results, the weather is really killing my mood right now. Didn't it just finishing hurricane-ing? And now SNOW? Oh New England, you sassy minx. Don't even get me started on daylight savings yet either. But thankfully[...] Read more >>

Weekly Forecast (10/31 to 11/6)

I hope everyone survived Sandy and that you are safe and with by power by now. What a crazy few days. But, it's Halloween and I always take an excuse to dress up so tonight is going to be a big one. Check out your options below as well as an awesome Halloween mix from Diplo, my lover (joking, unfortunately). As always, make sure to follow on twitter or like the facebook page for more[...] Read more >>