Tag: EDM

Diplo speaks on pirating his music: “I don’t care”

Music piracy has been an ongoing issue revolving around battles over rights and licensing to an artist’s property, especially after the birth of the internet. Most acts and record labels are immediately protective over their musical property, and rightfully so. Diplo, on the other hand, simply doesn’t care for that.   In an interview with The… Read More

Simon Cowell wants to know: Who has what it takes to be the “Ultimate DJ”?

Simon Cowell advertising his new show "Ultimate DJ," a competition for dance music artists.

The world’s beloved sarcastic judge is back to offering his opinions. This time, though, he’s looking through a whole new genre. “Ultimate DJ” is the new dance music talent search television show slated to debut in the spring of 2016. Thanks to the partnership of Simon Cowell, Ultra Music’s co-founder Patrick Moxey, and Yahoo! Live,… Read More

Wind-Up Records announces joint venture with new EDM label Eclypse

EDM laser party at SXSW 2015

New York based Wind-up Records recently announced their new electronic dance music specific label, Eclypse. In partnership with Australian house duo, Feenixpawl, the new label is set to recruit more EDM artists to publish and distribute their material.   The fascination with EDM is spreading with the creation of music festivals revolving around the genre,… Read More

Meet “Supreme Luxury” DJ Universe, the New Face of Electronic Dance Music in New York City

True Vodka. Success With Team Works. Prive Group. Korto Momolu. The MacDella Cooper Foundation. The International Coalition for African Fashion. Demi Grace. Lizzie Blazquez. These are just a handful of brands and individuals that are linked to DJ Universe, New York City’s most in-demand addition to its Electronic Dance Music (EDM) nightlife. Over the past… Read More