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Of Course Drake Showed Up at EDC

Metro Boomin brought him out for a surprise performance during his set at the Las Vegas festival last night.
Alexander Iadarola
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Over 700 Medical Calls Reported During the First Two Days of EDC

Las Vegas was suffering a heat wave with temperatures hitting up to 117 degrees Fahrenheit.
Britt Julious
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Paul Oakenfold Learned About Ibiza Because of a World Famous Drag Queen

Plus a chat with Mikey Lion of Desert Hearts on the eve of their next 72-hour session.
Joshua Glazer

To Heaven and Back: I Experienced the World's First Zero Gravity DJ Set

Here's what happened when we sent our writer 30,000ft into the sky to listen to EDM in total weightlessness.
Josh Baines

Gonjasufi Recommends You Listen to His Darkly Cathartic New Album With the Lights On

The producer and singer on how he channeled his angst into 'Callus,' his first record in four years.
Max Mertens

Photos of the Beautiful Freaks at America's Biggest Gabber Festival

We went to Vegas to scope out America's gabber scene—even the satanists were super nice!
Adam Schwarz
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A Documentary on the Life of DJ AM Just Got a Wide Release—Check Out Two Clips From the Film

We also talked to director Kevin Kerslake about how the whole thing came to be.
David Garber

How Mayors Like Sadiq Khan Nourish Their Cities' Nightlife

Los Angeles, Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Detroit have pro-nightlife mayors.
Michael Scott Barron
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Here's Everything That Goes Into Producing a Galantis Performance at One of Las Vegas' Mega-Clubs

The Swedish duo hop off a plane from a sold out show in Los Angeles at midnight to keep the party going in Sin City.
Presented by Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
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Watch Noisey's Epic Documentary on the Las Vegas EDM Scene for VICELAND

Host Zach Goldbaum shoots guns with Steve Angello and hangs out with Elvis impersonators.
Michael Scott Barron
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Watch DJ Krush's Stunning Sunrise Performance at Tokyo's Zōjō-ji​ Temple

He arrived hours beforehand to make sure the acoustics for the performance were perfectly tuned.
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Update: Four People Were Allegedly Stabbed at a David Guetta Show in Vegas

A massive brawl erupted during the show.
Gigen Mammoser