Posted on May 13, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Full tracklist for Avicii’s posthumous album, “Tim”

The second single from Avicii’s posthumous album TIM was just released today. In addition to “Tough Love” and “SOS,” fans will receive 10 additional never before released songs to feast their ears upon, all finished after the producer’s death last April. TIM is now available for pre-order via iTunes, Google Play, and the Official store. With that – the full tracklist has been […]

Posted on May 10, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Skrillex announces new Dog Blood EP

The new EP from Dog Blood is coming, and it’s coming soon! Skrillex has announced that the next EP from his musical partnership with Boys Noize is coming out May 31st, and there will be some collaborations with other artists on it. This is the first EP from the duo since Middle Finger Pt. 2 in 2013 and we’re desperately […]

Posted on May 10, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Ultra Music Festival is officially leaving Miami

A meeting this week with the Miami City Council was expected to define Ultra Music Festival’s fate, Ultra has beaten the meeting with the announcement that it has “voluntarily terminated” its license with the city. “After listening to feedback from many of you, it is clear that the festival experience on Virginia Key was simply […]

Posted on May 3, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Tinder is launching Festival Mode

Users on Tinder can now access Festival Mode, a way to connect ahead of your favourite festivals. Just opt into Festival Mode, choose which festival(s) you’ll be attending and you’ll have a badge highlighting your upcoming festival destination. Then you’re ready to swipe, match and chat with other users attending the same festival. Festival Mode began […]

Posted on May 2, 2019

Mike Nicholas

What So Not suffers concussion on stage

What So Not took the stage at Ubbi Dubbi fest over the weekend and not even a concussion could stand in his way. Unfortunately, the producer smacked his head on a “low hanging LED wall” while climbing up onto the stage. He didn’t realize how serious it was until he couldn’t figure out how to select what to play. Major […]

Posted on April 30, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Diplo Releases Official “Old Town Road” Remix

After announcing his newfound country star moniker Thomas Wesley, Diplo is back with new country-flavored music with an official remix of Lil Nas X’s viral sensation ‘Old Town Road.’ The track arrives right after the producer’s Stagecoach Festival performance, where he brought out both Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus for a surprise performance of the track (see below). […]

Posted on April 24, 2019

Mike Nicholas

HUGE new Martin Garrix collab out this week!

Over the weekend, Martin Garrix, Macklemore, and Fall Out Boy all shared the phrase “I got this feeling on a Summer day” on social media, along with a picture. Between the sameness of the caption and the timing of the posts (all within 10 minutes), it was clear that these three were in cahoots and were teasing something. What we […]

Posted on April 24, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Skrillex announces new album (kinda)

We’ve been waiting for this! Just a few months ago, Skrillex had denied rumours of a new album, rumours started by Diplo, but it seems that’s all changing now. In a flurry of tweets he just semi-announced a new album – or a new project at least (he doesn’t know what to call it yet). Story by YourEDM.com

Posted on April 24, 2019

Mike Nicholas

DJ Snake hints at huge collab with Khalid

DJ Snake is always up to something and has an endless amount of collabs up his sleeve. It now appears he and Khalid have something in the works. When famous artists upload photos together, our minds immediately jump to one thing — collaboration. We already know DJ Snake is constantly seeking out new artists to work with […]

Posted on April 10, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Cardi B teases Marshmello collab

Back in February, Marshmello made a simple tweet: he needed to do a song with Cardi B this year. Queue yesterday on Cardi B’s Instagram story (video below) and she’s very clearly hinting at a new song with the saccharine performer. “Wonder what marshmallow man wants from me. He sent these delicious cupcakes. Is it… is it… […]

Posted on April 10, 2019

Mike Nicholas

WATCH: Lee Mvtthews drop their new video for ‘Let Me Go’

Kiwi dance duo Lee Mvtthews have just released a video for their latest banger, ‘Let Me Go’. ‘Let Me Go’ feat Embher is an energetic and euphoric anthem, cleverly laced with melancholic undertones. The song has been a summer hit for Lee Mvtthews, ripping up festivals across the country. Just like a whirlwind romance, ‘Let Me Go’ is intriguing and addictive – a self-destructive […]

Posted on April 8, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Posthumous Avicii album to be released

A brand new Avicii album will be released in June, a year after his unexpected death. Tim will be comprised of songs the DJ, real name Tim Bergling, worked on in the months leading up to his death. Producers on the album say the songs were 75-80 percent done before his death. Many of them will […]

Posted on April 2, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Dubstep could protect against mosquito bites

According to a recent scientific study, the way to avoid mosquito bites is to listen to electronic music – specifically dubstep by Skrillex. GETTY IMAGES   Sound is “crucial for reproduction, survival, and population maintenance of many animals,” says a team of international scientists specialising in mosquitoes and the diseases they carry. They subjected adults […]

Posted on March 28, 2019

Mike Nicholas

LISTEN: Flume just released ANOTHER new track

Fresh off the release of his stunning mixtape “Hi This Is Flume” last week, Flume just dropped ANOTHER brand new single. This release is definitely the Flume we remember from his album Skin – a soaring vocal from Reo Cragun with Flume’s signature percussion arrangements and vocal chops are irresistibly and instantaneously catchy. Listen for yourself below: […]

Posted on March 28, 2019

Mike Nicholas

LISTEN: Diplo drops TWO brand new singles

If one thing’s for sure, Diplo is not holding back this year. Diplo has already started the year by dropping his impressive Europa EP, which will soon be followed by LSD’s debut album next month Diplo has now gone one step further by announcing that he’ll be releasing eight new records over the course of the summer starting […]

Posted on March 27, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Avicii’s family announce Tim Bergling Foundation

In less than a month it will have been a year since Avicii passed away of suspected suicide, and his surviving family members intend to mark the occasion with something permanent. They have announced that April 20th, 2019 will mark the launch of the Tim Bergling Foundation. Initially, the foundation will provide support for organisations working towards suicide […]

Posted on March 26, 2019

Mike Nicholas

ZHU x Disclosure Collaboration Dropping This Week?

In a collaboration no one could’ve seen coming, ZHU has leaked that he’ll be dropping a track with Disclosure this week. According to a now-deleted Instagram Story on ZHU’s account, the duo of electronic giants are gearing up for one of the biggest collaborations of the year. ZHU is still reeling in acclaim of his Ringo’s Desert album while Disclosure are hot off the […]

Posted on March 13, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Popular Skrillex duo finally making new music

Brownies & Lemonade has the scoop on one of the most elusive acts in dance music — Dog Blood. The rare duo consisting of Boys Noize and Skrillex are known to pop up on lineups here and there, but whether or not they’ve been working on new music together has remained a mystery until now. B&L is here to confirm that both […]

Posted on March 8, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Female DJ’s you should know about

Today it’s International Women’s Day and to celebrate we’ve compiled a list of just a few female DJ’s you should definitely know about!   Alison Wonderland   Anna Lunoe   Nicole Moudaber   Rezz   TOKiMONSTA   Tigerlily   Jessica Audiffred   Happy International Women’s Day everyone! Story by Mike Nicholas

Posted on March 3, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Marshmello reveals upcoming collab..

Marshmello has announced his next collaboration is with CHVRCHES. The long list of unexpected Marshmello collaborators grows one more today with the announcement of a CHVRCHES and Marshmello collaboration titled “Here With Me.” As with many of Marshmello’s new track announcements, this one comes close to the release date, next Friday, March 8. Stay tuned […]

Posted on March 1, 2019

Mike Nicholas

WATCH: Tribute video to Avicii from the 2019 Grammis

Avicii touched the lives of nearly every single person in the EDM community. Even in death, his legacy lives on — and the video below is an excellent representation of his lasting impression on dance culture. Recently, the producer was honored with a posthumous award at the Grammy Gala known as Grammisgalan in Sweden. His father, Klaus Bergling, proudly accepted on his son’s […]

Posted on February 28, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Diplo appears in a new movie trailer

Diplo appears in the new Detective Pikachu movie! His cameo is revealed in the latest official trailer. Given the DJ/producer is stationed behind the DJ booth in the split-second clip, he’s already in character for the role. He appears doing what he does best — setting the scene for the party. The extent of Diplo’s part is unclear […]

Posted on February 26, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Martin Garrix reveals dream collab

Martin Garrix runs like a well-oiled machine, releasing original music and superstar collaborations at an impressive rate. Most recently, he dropped “No Sleep” with Bonn, and before that it was “Dreamer” with Mike Yung. Now, Garrix is here letting us know there’s plenty more music on the way. In a recent sit-down interview at Ultra Australia, Garrix revealed he has “so much” […]

Posted on February 21, 2019

Mike Nicholas

JOYRYDE reveals new song and label

JOYRYDE’s album is nearing and he has finally let us in on the lead single. “I’m Gone” is set to be released this Friday the 22nd. The producer’s forthcoming debut album, Brave was expected out last year, but experienced a delay due to “technical difficulties.” Finally, we’ll get to hear the first glimpse of the project in […]

Posted on February 19, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Diplo releases Europa EP tracklist & release date

Diplo has finally spilled details on his Europa EP, including a drop date and a full tracklist. Hot off a recent Grammy win, the producer is setting himself up for another stellar release. So far, we’ve heard “Boom Bye Bye” featuring Niska and “New Shapes” featuring Octavian and that’s only just a glimpse of what’s to come. New artwork reveals six total tracks […]

Posted on February 4, 2019

Mike Nicholas

Skrillex: “I never said I was making an album”

Everyone’s been wondering when Skrillex is putting out his next album. Turns out, it was another case of the Mandela effect at work. Speaking to Billboard about the release of the music video for his new song with Hikaru Utada for Kingdom Hearts 3, Skrillex clarified that the rumours about an album were just that… rumours. It definitely doesn’t help […]

Posted on February 4, 2019

Mike Nicholas

REPORT: Virtual Marshmello concert brought in 10 millions Fortnite players

Fortnite is easily one of the most popular video games ever, and yesterday it made history with a virtual Marshmello concert. According to an inside source, Fortnite had 10 million concurrent players during the event. This is interesting considering back in November it was determined that Fortnite had 200 million total players and 8.3 million was the concurrent peak. […]

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 […]