Calvin Harris became the iHeartRadio Music Festival's first EDM headliner in its fourth year on Saturday night (Sept. 20), and the Scottish producer gave the audience at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena a special treat to send them home: the live debut of new single "Blame," with singer John Newman on-hand to perform the vocals live.
Splice, a cloud-based music creation and collaboration platform, announced yesterday that it has raised $4.5 million in a Series A round of funding led by True Ventures with participation from Scooter Braun, Tiësto and Steve Angello, among others.
Wolfgang Gartner is reinventing himself, as you can preview exclusively right here. Billboard caught up with Gartner in Los Angeles, where the producer is hard at work on a forthcoming album, to discuss his new direction and disillusionment with the dance scene.
Move over, Phish -- Madison Square Garden is headed in a new, drop-friendly direction this New Year’s Eve. Diplo and Skrillex, who recently teamed as the EDM power duo Jack U, will co-headline the Manhattan arena on Dec. 31, 2014.
After years of releasing massive electronic anthems, Cash Cash finally broke through last year with the crossover hit “Take Me Home,” featuring Bebe Rexha. The EDM group is returning next year with an as-yet-untitled new album, and Billboard.com has its first single.