Moonrise Festival: Second Try, Different Approach for 2014

Last year, promotion for the Moonrise Festival began with high hopes. The successor to Baltimore’s long-running Starscape event, which the city banned after the 2012 show resulted overcrowding and multiple drug arrests, appeared to be better organized, but was canceled three days before it was about to start. With EDM [...]

By |2014-07-03T00:00:00-04:00July 3, 2014|Events, News|0 Comments

Road to Ultra Brings Fedde Le Grand to NYC

There’s irony in Ultra Music Festival holding a club tour. Celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, Ultra stands for everything modern (and occasionally reviled by purists) about electronic dance music: the hottest artists put front and center in the lineup, the biggest singles remixed in regular rotation, and sets no [...]

By |2013-03-08T00:00:00-05:00March 8, 2013|Events, Reviews|0 Comments

All Mixed Up Review: Three Refune DJs, One Night

Three DJs at two venues in one night – that was the premise of All Mixed Up. Refune Records artists, including label manager Sebastian Ingrosso and protégés Otto Knows and Alesso, played two sets, one at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island and another at Pier 94 in [...]

By |2012-11-05T00:00:00-05:00November 5, 2012|Events, Reviews|0 Comments

Avicii at Radio City Music Hall on September 26 and 27

2012 has been quite a year for Avicii. Aside from his massive hit “Levels,” he’s transformed into a festival headliner, including at Lollapalooza and the Ultra Music Festival, he did the first ever arena-only headlining tour for a DJ, and is now about to make history one more time – [...]

By |2012-09-18T00:00:00-04:00September 18, 2012|Events, News|0 Comments