Posted on January 31, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Ekali accidentally teases new Skrillex collab

It appears as though two EDM heavyweights may be working on a track together. Ekali is one of the fastest-rising stars in bass music right now, whereas Skrillex‘s monumental breakout took place nearly a decade ago. It makes sound business sense for both artists to converge on a piece of music, and according to Ekali’s Instagram Story […]

Posted on January 31, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Tomorrowland drops second round of artists for 2019

Yesterday, the first round of artists for Tomorrowland 2019 were announced, including The Chainsmokers, Above & Beyond, NGHTMRE & Slander Present Gud Vibrations, Fisher, and more. Today, fans get a look at the second round of artists and it just keeps getting better and better. Aly & Fila | Armand van Helden | Camelphat | Claptone Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike […]

Posted on January 30, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Marshmello is performing a gig inside Fortnite

This weekend Epic Games is throwing a Marshmello concert literally inside of their best-selling video game Fortnite. It seems to be common for EDM stars to capitalize on the ever-growing eSports market at the moment. Last month saw Twitch star Tyler “Ninja” Blevins deliver a “soundtrack to gaming,” and this month Minecraft hosted the biggest virtual music festival to date. Thanks to a […]

Posted on January 30, 2019

Mike Nicholas

RL Grime announces new music

RL Grime has announced on Twitter, he’s going to be dropping his first new single since his album, NOVA. The tune is called “Arcus” with Graves. Your EDM first reported on the single in November of last year when Grime played it out during a set in Brisbane. Even with the relatively low quality recording, it was still […]

Posted on January 29, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Tomorrowland reveals first artists for 2019 lineup

After revealing stage hosts two weeks ago, Tomorrowland has finally begun revealing the artists set to play its 2019 festival this year in Boom, Belgium. Starting things off are The Chainsmokers, Above & Beyond, NGHTMRE & Slander Present Gud Vibrations, Fisher, and more. ABOVE & BEYOND | ADAM BEYER | ARMIN VAN BUUREN | A$AP ROCKY BORIS BREJCHA | CARL COX | THE […]

Posted on January 29, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Getter forced to delete his vlogs on YouTube

Anyone even remotely involved in the YouTube creator community knows that the platform’s copyright system needs a major overhaul. Not only are false copyright claims rampant, it’s nearly impossible to resolve them thanks to YouTube’s current policies (e.g., a creator must reach out to a claimant to request the claim be removed; it’s then pretty […]

Posted on January 29, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Calvin Harris will perform with Dua Lipa, Sam Smith & Rag’n’Bone Man at the Brit Awards 2019

There’s no doubt that Calvin Harris has been put out some huge baaangeers recently. Between “One Kiss” with Dua Lipa, “Promises” with Sam Smith, and the more recent “Giant” with Rag’n’Bone Man, he’s been putting out some of his best work. Now, all four will perform a medley together at the Brit Awards 2019 on February 20. Speaking to The Sun, a BRITS […]

Posted on January 24, 2019

Mike Nicholas

WATCH: Getter, Flosstradamus & more discuss mental health

When it comes to the music industry (or any industry for that matter), it’s important to recognise mental health as a priority. This is exactly why artists including Getter and Flosstradamus recently joined a panel to discuss mental health, during a live Q&A facilitated by Icon Collective and Back To Back. Long hours, unpredictable pay, and overall stressful situations are just […]

Posted on January 23, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Eric Prydz is working on a new remix..

Eric Prydz is working on a mystery remix, the first in years.. “Long time since I did an official remix…” he shared in a rather vague update on Twitter. That’s all fans needed to get excited, and all we needed to let our minds run wild with the possibilities. The last official remix Eric Prydz did […]

Posted on January 21, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Peking Duk release NYE tour video in NZ

Peking Duk have just kicked off 2019 with their most exciting project to date, collaborating with fellow Aussie favourite Jack River and releasing their new Summer anthem ‘Sugar.’ On this new release, Peking Duk comment, “This beat and song went through so many different lifeforms before Holly jumped on board. We’ve always loved what Jack River does and how she does it, so […]

Posted on January 21, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Broods announce nationwide tour

Broods are back and they’re celebrating by bringing their “Don’t Feed The Pop Monster” tour home to New Zealand. The Nelson-bred, LA-based duo will release their third album”Don’t Feed The Pop Monster” on February 1 and to mark the occasion they are playing at the Christchurch Town Hall on Friday, March 22 and the Auckland Town Hall on Sunday, March 24. Both shows are all-ages. Tickets are on […]

Posted on January 21, 2019

Mike Nicholas

CONFIRMED: Flume working with Gorillaz

With so many media sources in today’s world, it’s hard to not let something slip through every once in a while, even if it’s a big news piece, like, say… Flume working with the Gorillaz??? The smoking gun was dug up again by @Electric_Hawk on Twitter, referencing an interview that Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn did with Zane Lowe […]

Posted on January 10, 2019

Mike Nicholas

PORTER ROBINSON TALKS GRAMMY NOMINATION FOR VIRTUAL SELF

Porter Robinson‘s early 2000s-inspired alias Virtual Self has remained one of the most innovative dance music projects since its 2017 birth. With the 2019 Grammy Awards right around the corner, Robinson recently opened up about Virtual Self’s unexpected Grammy nomination for “Ghost Voices.” In a statement to Billboard Dance, Robinson says he discovered the nomination through Twitter of all places. At […]

Posted on January 8, 2019

Mike Nicholas

TOP 5 NETFLIX PICKS FOR THE SUMMER

Mike from The Banging Breakfast has shared his top Netflix picks for the Summer.. You This series has been described by many as the “creepiest show ever” but with it’s addicting storyline you won’t be able to stop watching. The show has chilling ‘Dexter’ vibes, following Joe Goldberg (played by Penn Badgely) who falls in love […]

Posted on January 8, 2019

Mike Nicholas

TRAILER RELEASED FOR NETFLIX FILM SCORED BY DEADMAU5

deadmau5 recently announced the movie he’d been working on a score for would be coming out soon, along with the trailer. Today, that trailer for Polar is here and we’re definitely hyped on it. The trailer is soundtracked by Deadmau5’s new song with Lights, “Drama Free,” from the recent mau5ville: Level 2 EP, but we expect more recognisable tracks and some new […]

Posted on January 8, 2019

Mike Nicholas

ALISON WONDERLAND DROPS DILLON FRANCIS COLLAB AT CONTACT FESTIVAL 2018

Those attending Contact Festival in Vancouver, British Columbia were treated to a wealth of new music from some of EDM’s biggest names. Skrillex used his performance as an opportunity to test out an unreleased ID and Alison Wonderland did the same with her Dillon Francis collaboration. A sultry vocal by Alison Wonderland (real name Alexandra Sholler) rings out over soft synth work in the measures […]

Posted on January 7, 2019

Mike Nicholas

FISHER PROPOSED IN THE MOST AUSSIE WAY POSSIBLE

Aussie producer Fisher is clearly on top of the world. A viral hit with “Losing It”, a Grammy nomination, and now a third-line Coachella billing have made the last few months absolutely golden. But on a personal note, it’s hard to beat becoming engaged to the love of your life. Fisher recently posted a video proposing to his girlfriend in […]

Posted on January 7, 2019

Andy Pulzar

SKRILLEX DEBUTS NEW ID AT CONTACT FESTIVAL 2019

One of the most influential artists in modern-day dance music, Skrillex, played a brand-new future bass track at Contact Festival last weekend. Luckily for us, an attendee recorded the entire moment and shared it for the world to enjoy. In the clip you can see Skrillex (real name Sonny Moore) engage with the New Year’s Eve crowd before […]