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Martin Garrix Spins His Tale

Chaker Khazaal | Posted 04.27.2015 | Entertainment
Chaker Khazaal

As a guest of the Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI) at the prestigious Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Final and Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage Final, I was invited to interview a DJ superstar, the "other" king of the turf.

Clefication: Conversations with Wyclef Jean, Bravo's Kirk and Laura Knight and Spike's Jon Taffer, Plus a Gecko Turner Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.16.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"As musicians, we are constantly just writing music every day in the studio. Then once in a while we get an itch to put out a body of work. For me the itch came back after I ran for President of Haiti and went through the fire and came back home."

Diana Krall and Scott Weiland Exclusives, Plus Chatting With JAL's Girish Malik, Bickram Gosh & Sonu Nigam

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.15.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Bickram Ghosh: When the three of us sat together we realized that there was a palpable chemistry and we were even able to create the song "Jal De" in record time which then was used to create a reference mood by Mr. Malik when he started shooting.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For January

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 03.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

The highlight of this month's workout music round-up is the balance it strikes between perennial favorites and relative newcomers. By veering between the two, the mix manages to send both familiar and fresh at the same time.

The Most Shazamed Song Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.10.2014 | Technology

Electronic dance music performer Avicii may be the artist who most frequently inspires people to say, "OMG I love this song, who is it?!" according to new data released Wednesday by Shazam.

Beyond Avicii: The Swedish Techno Mafia

Sean Bradford | Posted 02.01.2015 | Entertainment
Sean Bradford

What I heard this fall blasting out of Stockholm's sound systems and into the night was an evolution of this sound... into a vibrant, groovy and danceable techno.

The Curious Mechanics of EDM and How It Became Distinct From Electronic Dance Music

Emily Orrson | Posted 09.16.2014 | College
Emily Orrson

Dispensable income and social networking tendencies of EDM fans have bolstered the global EDM market to the tune of $6.2 billion dollars. The commercialization of EDM has embittered fans and DJs alike, causing Deadmau5 to rename the genre "Event Driven Marketing."

Music Genre Mashups Draw New Fans Through Crossover Appeal

David Meerman Scott | Posted 09.10.2014 | Entertainment
David Meerman Scott

It seems to me that many artists don't tap the idea of crossover. They stay comfortably in their niche and play to their established fan base. But in today's world, reaching out to new audiences has never been easier.

Your Ears Will Thank You For This Acoustic Cover Of 'Wake Me Up'

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 07.07.2014 | Entertainment

There is little doubt in our minds that you are familiar with Avicii's smash hit song "Wake Me Up" at this point. For that matter, you've probably hea...

36 Avicii Fans Hospitalized After Boston Concert

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 06.26.2014 | Entertainment

UPDATE: TMZ reported that ecstasy played a major role in the hospitalization spike at Avicii's Boston concert. Law enforcement sources said that some ...

'Medical Issues' Hospitalize 22 Avicii Concertgoers

AP | Posted 08.25.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) -- Many people who attended an electronic dance music show featuring Swedish disc jockey Avicii at the TD Garden arena on Wednesday showed...

Coldplay's New Video Is Better Than An EDM Festival

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 06.20.2014 | Entertainment

Coldplay took its show on the road and turned the Sydney streets into a wandering parade/ music festival in the new Mat Whitecross-directed music vide...

See Who Topped Spotify's Top 25 Artists Under 25

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 06.17.2014 | Entertainment

Spotify named the top 25 artists under 25 based on popularity and shares from the streaming service. Taylor Swift took the No. 5 spot, and One Directi...

The Top 10 Workout Songs For June

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 08.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

This month's top 10 list provides a succinct argument for the dominance of electronic music on the pop charts.

Spotify's Most Popular Song Is Also The Most Terrible Song

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 05.21.2014 | Technology

In a feat best described as sad but predictable, the most streamed song in Spotify's history is a hybrid of the questionably popular genres of electro...

Review: Coldplay, Ghost Stories

Judah Joseph | Posted 07.14.2014 | Entertainment
Judah Joseph

Scheduled for American release by Atlantic Records on May 19, Coldplay's Ghost Stories is worlds away from their previous work.

Hear Coldplay's New Collaboration With Avicii

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 04.29.2014 | Entertainment

Coldplay's tracks have received their fair share of EDM remixes, but on their second single, "A Sky Full of Stars," the band goes full-on house on the...

The Top 10 Workout Songs For April

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 06.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Winter's over, and this month's top 10 list is full of tracks that'll propel you into the great outdoors.

A Funny Little Thing About the ULTRA Music Festival

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 03.29.2014 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

We exited normalcy into what must have been the biggest club in the world, easily larger than any comparable venue located in the hottest nightlife di...

Avicii Hospitalized In Miami, Forced Out Of Ultra Show

AP | Posted 03.29.2014 | Celebrity

MIAMI (AP) — Deadmau5 is stepping in for an ailing Avicii at one of electronic dance music's largest festivals this weekend. Avicii, the Swedish DJ...

A N00b's Guide To EDM

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 03.28.2014 | Entertainment

Ever hang out with your trendy friends and realize you have no idea what the hell they're taking about? (Skrillex? Dubstep? Deadmau5? Are y'all speaki...

Avicii's 'Wake Me Up' Performed Only By Mouth Is Mind-Blowing

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 03.18.2014 | Entertainment

There is something so absolutely addictive about the hit song "Wake Me Up." Maybe it's the soulful lyrics sung by Aloe Blacc. Maybe it's the energizin...

Madonna May Be Teaming Up With A Superstar Producer For Her Next Album

Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment

Madonna recently revealed that plans for her next album are underway, and in the process she teased a "top-secret" guest collaboration. Now it appears...

Avicii + Rick Astley = The Ultimate 'Never Gonna Wake Up' Rickroll

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.26.2014 | Entertainment

Avicii's hit song "Wake Me Up" was begging to be rickrolled from the start. It was really only a matter of time before the song got the inevitable Ric...

The Top 10 Workout Songs For January

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 03.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

Kicking off the new year is an eclectic bunch of workout jams. Pharrell Williams turns up with a jaunty number for which he filmed a 24-hour long music video. The band American Authors continues a climb up the charts with a song you might know best from a Lowe's commercial.