When David Guetta hit the studio to record 'Listen,' his first album in three years, the trailblazing French EDM producer worked backwards. Instead of starting with the beats -- his standard approach over his three-decade DJ career -- he began with vocals and live instruments, such as piano and guitar, and produced around them.
Between marathon sets and sessions, Joris Voorn is a rare breed -- equally at home in the club and studio. The esteemed Trouw, Amsterdam resident's versatility is fully evident on his third full-length album 'Nobody Knows,' released on Green earlier this week.
New York City-via-U.K. producer Bonobo, a.k.a. Simon Green, is as much of an instrumentalist as he is a producer. His lush tracks are just as likely to incorporate surging orchestral strings as they are synthesized pops and clicks, and the result is an alluring mix that draws crowds to both his live band shows and his DJ tours.
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 Knight 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.