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Welcome to the Jungle: the local event brand shaping China’s flourishing electronic music culture

by Festival January 11, 2019

This post was originally published on this site The air at China’s Electric Jungle music festival is rife with more than just thick blankets of meandering cigarette smoke. The untethered Chinese electronic festival goers beam with the enthusiasm of a…

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Study Suggests There’s a Reason Why Some People Won’t Dance to Techno

by Festival October 31, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteIt’s okay. Not everybody gets it.

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This London ‘Listening Room’ is Every Audiophile’s Dream

by Festival October 31, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteWe’ll take two, please.

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Chicago Becomes The First American City To Recognize DJing As An Art

by Festival October 19, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteFollowing a discussion between industry stakeholders, Cook County, and the City of Chicago, live music and DJing are now considered recognized art forms. A revision will be made to the current amusement tax ordinance, which is…

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EDC: One Of The Few Surviving Beacons Of Traditional Dance Music Culture

by Festival June 29, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteThe long drive north from the Las Vegas Strip towards the desert on the evening of Friday, June 17 was littered with caravans of painted vehicles, passing billboards with three-story tall photographs of…

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Antwerp Museum of Modern Art to host world’s first exhibition on rave culture

by Festival June 03, 2016

This post was originally published on this siteThis summer, Antwerp’s Museum of Modern Art is shining a spotlight on rave culture with a full exhibition dedicated to the ways of P.L.U.R. Entitled ‘Energy Flash,’ the exhibition is a joint project alongside Ampere,…

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Ahead of its time: A glimpse into Mysteryland USA’s expansive culture and arts scene

by Festival May 26, 2016

This post was originally published on this site With headliners like Odesza, Skrillex, Bassnectar, Tchami, Gesaffelstein, and scores more, it’s easy to get lost in Mysteryland USA’s staggering lineup. The-three day extravaganza, lauded for its quality bookings, has been active since 1993 –…

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From Dr. Dre to Diddy and Meek Mill: How Hip-Hop Music Has Transformed Monster

by Festival November 19, 2015

This post was originally published on this siteHip-Hop was fully represented last week when Monster Ceo Noel Lee was inducted into the Consumer Electronics (CE) Hall of Fame. It’s a pretty big deal. And the “Head Monster” as Lee refers…

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Cuba Looks To Fund First Ever EDM Festival With Kickstarter

by Festival October 22, 2015

This post was originally published on this siteKickstarter’s been used to fund a lot of different projects by creative entrepreneurs for some time now, but I’m not sure if anybody has ever had the idea to try and fund a…

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