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My Year in Music

Alex Koenig | Posted 02.18.2014 | Entertainment
Alex Koenig

I left the venue with veins bulging out of my arms; then I immediately head-butted a police officer and robbed an armored truck. Kidding.

The Agony of Ecstasy or "Molly": Let the Buyer Beware

Steve Heilig | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
Steve Heilig

"Ecstasy" is back in the news, although now it's being called "Molly." A few young partiers have died at big "Electronic Dance Music" festivals around the nation, even prompting cancellation of some such events.

Three-Day Rave Expected To Draw 115,000 Per Night

AP | KEN RITTER | Posted 08.19.2013 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS — Up to 115,000 partiers are expected each night this weekend for a dusk-to-dawn sensory salad of electronic dance music, lights, part...

EDM Is Growing Up

Tommie Sunshine | Posted 03.06.2013 | Entertainment
Tommie Sunshine

2013 is the year of the Snake and although I don't know exactly what that means, I do know it's going to be an amazing year for EDM and the emerging culture around it. We are at the tipping point. It's not the end at all. EDM is just growing up.

Kia Makarechi

An All-White Party Brings History To New York

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.25.2012 | Entertainment

Sensation touches down in America on Halloween weekend, bringing some 25,000 all-white wearing revelers to Brooklyn's shiny new cultural touchstone, t...

Raves At The Coliseum: Ex-Official Pleads Guilty To Conflict Of Interest

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 05.28.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The former general manager of the taxpayer-owned Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum entered a surprise guilty plea Wednesday to a confl...

Kia Makarechi

Cosmic Opera To Debut In New York As 'New Form Of An Event'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 02.22.2012 | Entertainment

Angels are expected to descend from the ceiling, along with a custom-built, chandelier-like truss offering a barrage of lasers and lights. On Feb...

Kia Makarechi

House Invasion: How Club Music Sneaked Into Mainstream Pop

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.11.2011 | Home

On a July night, the ground at New York's always-crowded, never-clean Webster Hall was quite literally shaking under the bass pouring out of the DJ's...

WATCH: Improv Everywhere Starts A Rave

Posted 09.24.2011 | Comedy

Improv Everywhere's latest mission was the eighth installment in their Mp3 Experiment series, where they get people to all download the same Mp3 and t...

The Future Of OzerskyTV

Josh Ozersky | Posted 08.02.2011 | Food
Josh Ozersky

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Josh Ozersky On The 2011 James Beard Awards

Josh Ozersky | Posted 07.09.2011 | Food
Josh Ozersky

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Rave Promoter Sues City of Los Angeles Over Canceled Event--Why We Should All Care

Joshua Glazer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joshua Glazer

The fact is, when any government--from DC to City Hall--takes measures to prohibit a performance (ie "speech") based on the perceived character of the performance, we are all denied a fundamental right.

Rave On?: ER Doctors Call For End To 'Government Encouraged Drug Fests'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Emergency room doctors called for an end to raves at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Exposition Park after more than 100 you...