Jahan Yousaf and Yasmine Yousaf, sisters in the popular EDM group Krewella, have reacted to a $5 million lawsuit filed by founding member Kris Trindl with a wildly different account of what caused his departure.
Before Odesza's Harrison Mills and Clayton Night were topping Billboard's Dance/Electronic Albums chart and headlining nearly sold-out, back-to-back world tours, the two Seattle beatmakers were just another unsigned band dealing with the hardships of the road -- and extreme fandom -- themselves.
Nabil — the tastemaking director who’s directed great videos for the likes of Frank Ocean, FKA Twigs, and Antony and the Johnsons -- is back with a cinematic take on Skrillex’s “F--- That.” Follow the streetfighting protagonist -- played by French actor Saïd Taghmaoui -- as he brings himself to the brink and back, from a jail cell to freedom to an even worse fate.
In the span of five years, Jon Hopkins went from being a respected session producer who had worked with the likes of Coldplay and Brian Eno to one of the most significant rising electronic artists. Fresh off the release of his new 'Asleep Versions' EP last week, the British producer caught up with Billboard to provide a guest playlist comprised of the songs he is currently listening to.
Once upon a time, music blogs had the corner on the music discovery market. But these days, online music discovery is increasingly being led by curated playlists on streaming services like Spotify. A perfect example is Mr. Probz's "Waves," a song currently at No. 3 on the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart thanks in great part to Spotify curation.
Insomniac CEO Pasquale Rotella's vision for EDM in 2015 includes adding festivals in budding international markets, hundreds of club shows, and turning Insomniac.com into a premiere online destination for all things EDM.
Showtek have become a marquee DJ's favorite partners in crime. After sharing the studio with the likes of Tiësto and Hardwell, the Dutch duo were a natural collaborator choice for David Guetta on his forthcoming album Listen. The Janssen brothers ended up with credits on three album tracks, including "Sun Goes Down," "Bad" and "No Money No Love."
Tuesday mornings can be tough, so we’ve got a little electronic pick-me-up headed your way -- a heroic remix of Alesso and Tove Lo’s “Heroes (We Could Be)” courtesy of DJ/producer Grandtheft. The dramatic reworking is premiering exclusively via Billboard.com.