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Inside YouTube's Hitmaking Electronic Music Channels

The founders of UKF Dubstep, Mr. SuicideSheep​, La Belle Musique and more on the history and future of their platforms.
David Turner
7.7.17
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Making Inclusive Parties & 9 More Things We Loved on the Dance Music Internet

RAMZi, Cienfuegos, Karen Gwyer and more made our list of the week's best things.
Britt Julious
6.25.17
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Five Back-to-Work Bangers to Get You Through the Worst Day of the Year

Are you full of existential dread? Ready to quit your job right now? Listen to these songs! They'll help! Honestly! They will!
Josh Baines & Angus Harrison
1.3.17
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YouTube Temporarily Removes Mykki Blanco's “Loner” Video for Containing “Sexual Content”

“I’m deeply saddened that YouTube have engaged in this kind of homophobic double standard censorship.”
Krystal Rodriguez
12.2.16
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Will Marshmello Save EDM?

The bucket-headed producer is unsettling mainstream electronic music with a bracing jolt of energy.
Ezra Marcus
11.23.16
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This Cheesy, 1980s Promotional Video for a Small Town Nightclub is UK Nightlife's Finest Hour

Halifax's Coliseum was the only club in the country that featured crocodiles and French cuisine. You'll want to go back in time ASAP.
Josh Baines
10.25.16
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Music Wasn’t Meant to Be Part of Burning Man—So What’s This Genre Called Playa Tech?

How the rise of the internet and a bunch of DJs playing music on top of mutant art cars brought beats to The Burn in a whole new way.
David Garber
8.30.16
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The Eight Most Surreal Moments in Burning Man's History

Including a naked opera.
Krystal Rodriguez
8.26.16
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Watch The Black Madonna and Mike Servito's Instantly Iconic Dekmantel Set

This is what happens when two of the best DJs (and friends) on earth get together and play music.
David Garber
8.17.16
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People Are Streaming Music on Audio Platforms More Than Video Platforms for the First Time

On-demand streams in the US market are also up 58.3% from a year ago.
Alexander Iadarola
7.5.16
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Beatport's Former CEO Wants to Help You Not Get Sued for Your Bootleg Remixes

Metapop is a new company making it easier for artists, labels, and publishers to get paid fairly.
Benjamin Boles
4.15.16
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Peering Into the Strange, Sad, and Sort of Endearing World of YouTube’s Synth Obsessives

An ode to all those lonely lads out there tinkering with their Moogs in the deep, dark corners of the internet.
Josh Baines
3.30.16