The Golden State and its rich musical history was the unofficial theme of this year’s Outside Lands, which, while it might have dialed back on the dance music a bit, had the California cranked up to 11. If you were an artist who wasn’t born here, you performed something that was. Performances by LA hip hop titans Kendrick Lamar and DJ [...]
Amon Tobin marches to his own beat more than any other producer in electronic music, & it works–his ISAM album & live performance have captivated countless audiences. Read our fascinating interview with Amon as he delves further into the story behind his sound.
Some thought the popularity of dubstep would begin to fade after 2010, but it’s only grown stronger. In 2011, the EDM world saw an unprecedented presence of dubstep artists in headlining spots at music festivals, in TV spots, and on Top 40 radio. Yes, it has been an especially great year for the dubstep scene, and we are very pleased to [...]
One of the most relentless dubstep duos the world has ever been confronted with, 16Bit truly has no mercy. A London tag team made up of Eddie Jefferys and Jason Morrison, they transformed the dark and experimental Surge by Brazil’s Amon Tobin into a gut-wrenching riot starter. Initiating with deep breaks and strings, the beat collapses [...]