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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...

Is Skrillex The Next Kanye West?

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 03.19.2014 | Entertainment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Skrillex is taking his inspiration from Kanye West these days. The electronic music DJ and producer spent a little time wit...

Skrillex Unexpectedly Drops Album

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 03.11.2014 | Entertainment

Following the latest trend of dropping an album without warning, Skrillex made his new album, "Recess," available for listening song-by-song on Monday...

The 2013 Wish List: The 11 Best Unwritten Screenplays in Hollywood

Ken Furer | Posted 02.18.2014 | Comedy
Ken Furer

The Wish List is a compilation of the best unproduced, unwritten screenplays in Hollywood. The fourth annual list is determined based on a comprehensive voting process involving a tribunal of studio development executives, the BCS computer ranking algorithm, and Adam Levine.

Ellie Goulding Reveals Body Image And Anxiety Issues

The Huffington Post | Hilary Miller | Posted 12.06.2013 | Celebrity

British songstress Ellie Goulding, 26, gets candid in Cosmo UK's January issue, in what the magazine says is one of their most revealing interviews to...

Watch Jay Z's Ron Howard-Directed 'Made In America' Doc

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.12.2013 | Entertainment

Jay Z's Made in America Festival gets the behind-the-scenes treatment in a new documentary from Oscar-winning director Ron Howard. The inaugural two-d...

Goddess of New Wave: A Conversation With Berlin's Terri Nunn

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 11.27.2013 | Entertainment
J.L. Sirisuk

It was in the midst of glam metal and punk rock in late 1970s Los Angeles that Terri Nunn, the queen of New Wave, emerged as the lead vocalist of Berlin. Nunn mesmerized with tantalizing appeal, encompassing the alluring glam of David Bowie combined with the powerful confidence of Grace Slick.

And The World's Highest-Paid DJ Is ...

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.21.2013 | Entertainment

Calvin Harris spent the past year spinning his way to becoming the highest-paid DJ in the world, according to Forbes' latest rankings. The other spots...

Holy Ship! Lineup Announced

Posted 08.06.2013 | Miami

It's almost that time again! Time to settle down and pick which amazing Miami music cruise you're sailing on next January. While we wait for lineu...

Skrillex Cues Up 'Spring Breakers' Soundtrack

AP | RON HARRIS | Posted 03.11.2013 | Entertainment

-- Grammy-winning electronic music specialist Skrillex brings his ear and oversight to Hollywood for the "Spring Breakers" movie soundtrack, enlistin...

Technology and Music

The M Machine | Posted 04.28.2013 | Entertainment
The M Machine

Thirty-five years ago Eddie Van Halen performed with his back to the audience to hide his innovative double-tapping guitar techniques. Today, anybody with Internet access can watch countless YouTube tutorials for recreating the sounds of their favorite electronic artists.

DJ Accidentally Sets Hair On Fire

www.tmz.com | Posted 03.19.2013 | Celebrity

Wanna see a world famous DJ accidentally set his hair on fire while blowing out his birthday candles? YOU'RE IN LUCK ... because Tuesday night in L.A....

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.

LISTEN: Skrillex Surprises Us All

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.03.2013 | Entertainment

Skrillex is best known for aggressive songs that lace together teeth-rattling breakdowns, so his new three-song EP comes as a bit of a surprise. The E...

Why Was This Man Nominated For A Grammy?

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 12.06.2012 | Entertainment

As the dust from Wednesday night's Grammy nominations settled, fans of electronic dance music were left scratching their heads at the inclusion of an ...

WATCH: 40,000 Christmas Lights, Set To Dubstep

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.05.2012 | Arts

It would be impossible for Santa to accidentally skip the Cadgers' house. Not because the Meridian, Idaho, family has a lot of Christmas cheer (though...

The Rise of EDM

Danny Feinstein | Posted 01.08.2013 | College
Danny Feinstein

If you have turned on the radio, watched TV, or attended a music festival in the last several years you have likely noticed the Electronic Dance Music DJs and producers flooding the market. EDM is the fastest growing mainstream genre in the United States.

Live & Dangerous: Halloween 2012

Jeff Pollack | Posted 12.12.2012 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

Halloween is not surprisingly one of the best holidays for music events. The themes of partying, costumes, going out with friends, etc., pair very wel...

Ellie Goulding Thinks She Writes Songs That Are 'Before Their Time'

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 12.11.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — British singer Ellie Goulding dealt with writer's block when coming up with songs for her sophomore album. That's because she was sti...

LOOK: Virgin FreeFest Rocks Merriweather Post Pavilion

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 10.08.2012 | DC

COLUMBIA, Md. -- Two of the biggest acts in music headlined the 2012 edition of the Virgin FreeFest at Merriweather Post Pavilion this weekend. One pe...

Philadelphia Gears Up To Host Jay-Z's Two Day Festival

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 10.24.2012 | Black Voices

PHILADELPHIA — The city where America was made is gearing up for rapper Jay-Z's "Made In America" music festival, which officials estimate will ...

Virgin FreeFest Returns!

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.15.2012 | DC

The lineup for the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest was announced earlier this week. Jack White comes to the Merriweather Post Pavilion for the first time ...

Listening: A Conversation With Ben Taylor Plus His Exclusive Video "America"

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.15.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"New artists should just be honest. Honesty comes across so clearly and plainly in music as far as when I listen to it. The main thing that rings poorly in a song that I hear is people writing things that they don't really feel, you know, making it up, phoning it in."

Outside Lands 2012: Playing to 'Em All

Patrick Pfeiffer | Posted 10.14.2012 | San Francisco
Patrick Pfeiffer

The spectrum of choices at Outside Lands Festival this year were quite excellent, allowing all generations to live in their element, or to experience a taste of the future or past.

Skrillex Collaborates With Kanye West But Not Girlfriend

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.10.2012 | Entertainment

Producer Skrillex (real name: Sonny Moore) is in high-demand these days. Snagging the title of MTV's Electronic Dance Music Artist of the Year, headli...