Ever wondered how much your favourite DJs make in a year? Well thanks to Forbes Magazine, known for their usual business-related lists, who recently published a list of the highest paid DJs of 2013, it is possible. It’s not surprising that we can guess most of the first few spots, but the last few spots can be a little tricky. Most of them being associated to a more mainstream sound, here is the full list.
When you get the call to interview anyone, usually you jump at the chance without a moment of hesitation…Personally speaking, this is a philosophy I live by. While I love to have some time in advance to prepare for my sit downs, learning that I was going to have face time with NERVO before they hit the stage only hours before their set at NCG was both nerve wracking and exciting. Luckily, as a big fan of both Liv and Mim, I knew that regardless of the time constraint, we were going to have a blast. With beers in hand, selfies already out of the way, and cigarettes aflame, we chatted about their plans for their first studio release, creative differences behind the decks, and why they are thankful for the amazing support that they have been receiving from fans as of late. For the record, they are incredibly humble and refreshing! Continue Reading
With his new single soon to be released in collaboration with Yves V., Sander van Doorn took time from his busy schedule to play for the Montreal ravers on November 8 at New City Gas. We sat down with him before his set and here’s what we found out about the Dutch producer. Continue Reading
Kaskade finally made his debut at New City Gas last Friday after a cancelled flight left him in Chicago back in September, and did he come with a bang. Stopping off first for some of Montreal’s finest smoked meat, Kaskade brought immense energy to the venue. Opening his set with Last Chance, an emotional single off his latest album Atmosphere, and peopled hoisted up Kaskade fatheads, the crowd quickly got a feel of how the rest of the night would go; sometimes filled with melodies, other times hard drops to keep the ravers going. The Atmosphere tour now being over, he still made sure to play a lot of tracks off his latest album, and he did not forget about his biggest hits, often remixing them with the latest house bangers, such as Fire In Your New Shoes/Rage (which has also been tackled by our very own Paris & Simo) and his classic Move For Me. Continue Reading
Dans le cadre de la fin de semaine de l’action de Grâce, le Stereo avait invité de grands Djs. Celui le plus attendu lors de cette fin de semaine était sans contredit Markus Schulz, pionnier depuis 10 ans dans le milieu de la musique électronique. Son style de prédilection est le Trance. Les billets pour cet événement se sont épuisés rapidement, quelques uns étaient encore disponibles à la porte. Markus Schulz était de passage à Montréal à l’occasion de sa tournée nord-américaine. De plus, il vient tout juste de sortir son nouvel album intitulé «Buenos Aires ’13». Depuis 2005 avec son album «Miami ’05», Markus Schulz sort des compilations presqu’à chaque année qu’il nomme d’après une ville où il a joué.
Here it is, the after movie of TOMMY TRASH & DADA LIFE @parc Jean Drapeau. Awesome night !
Pusha-T releasing Nostalgelia four days ago with Kendrick Lamar. Breathtaking, a visual masterpiece, respecting a minimalist approach. Excellent in our eyes.
Here it is:
Following this release here is today’s drop of Sweet Serenade, the hype keeps building for Pusha with the release of his whole album as a preview on Myspace.
My Name Is My Name drops today, October 8 available now on iTunes. A stream of MNIMN is also available here.
Check out the live set local EDM producers Paris & Simo played at New City Gas during the produktworld music festival a couple weeks ago. Continue Reading
Wavo has teamed up with Rickey D events to give YOU the chance to meet Mac Miller before his show November 16th 2013 in Montreal! Simply submit your favourite Mac Miller song into the chart to be entered. Winners will receive the full VIP experience and the opportunity to meet one of Hip-Hop’s hottest artists at L’Olympia Montreal on November 16, 2013! Continue Reading
By now, everyone knows that the legendary Tomorrowland festival is branching out to arguably the biggest commercial market for electronic dance music;; the USA. With the launch of TomorrowWorld in Georgia, the fantasy-themed super festival will mark its territory on North America, with partygoers traveling from all over the continent to be a part of the inaugural show. Continue Reading