1. Something Wonderful Announces 2017 Headliners, Two-Day Expansion

    January 10, 2017 2:52 PM EST Disco Donnie's Something Wonderful is getting an upgrade. The Dallas-based festival returns for its third edition not a one day festival, but a full-on two night extravaganza. Saturday, April 22, and Sunday, April 23, the Texas Motor Speedway will be overrun with dance music fans, bass…

  2. Porter Robinson Addresses Depression, Promises New Music in 2017 on Twitter

    January 09, 2017 1:49 PM EST It's been a busy 2016 for Porter Robinson and his friend Madeon . The last six months were a whirlwind of creativity as the long-time friends paired up on the original hit “Shelter” as well as a fully collaborative tour which saw the two producers live mash their catalogues into one epic…

  3. Coachella 2017 Is Your Last Chance to See Porter Robinson & Madeon's Shelter Tour

    January 04, 2017 11:47 AM EST If you're like me, you're kicking yourself for missing the Porter Robinson and Madeon collaborative Shelter tour, which saw the two dreamy producers mash up their original productions into one beautiful tear-jerker of a mega-set fantasy. The pair recently announced their joint…

  4. Fans Recreated Porter Robinson and Madeon's 'Pay No Mind x Easy' Mash-Up From the Shelter Tour: Listen

    December 28, 2016 11:10 AM EST Loving the Porter Robinson and Madeon collaborative live Shelter Tour was easy, but letting it go is hard. The two friends told the world it was a one-time gig, and those of us left out in the cold may never know what beautiful music they made. But if two musical Reddit users have anything to…

  5. Vote for the Best Dance/Electronic Song of 2016

    December 15, 2016 2:23 PM EST Dance music had a huge year in 2016. It was a year of experimentation and collaboration, whether it was longtime friends Porter Robinson and Madeon coming together on stage or superstar Justin Bieber joining forces with as many producers as he could work with. Cashmere Cat embarked on his…

  6. Billboard's 10 Best Dance/Electronic Songs of 2016: Critics' Picks

    December 12, 2016 7:42 PM EST Dance music's diversity of styles and deluge of singles make annual superlatives especially difficult. 2016 was a banner year for electronic music crossing over to the mainstream -- dance artists occupied six of the  Billboard   Hot 100 's top 10 spots during the  second week of…

  7. Madeon & Porter Robinson Say Their Shelter Collaboration Has a Shelf Life

    November 28, 2016 12:59 PM EST If you didn't see Porter Robinson and Madeon ​'s joint Shelter tour, you might be sore out of luck. The two were just featured on SiriusXM's #bpm with Tommy West, and they weren't talking about a sequel. “I think what makes it special is that we're going to go back to…

  8. Wiz Khalifa, Flume, Usher & The Roots & More to Headline Okeechobee Festival 2017

    November 10, 2016 11:16 AM EST The founding organizers may have split with the brand, but any fans who wondered if Okeechobee Festival could possibly pull off another amazing event without them can have some piece of mind. If there's anything to disappoint fiercely loyal fans, it certainly won't be the lineup.…

  9. Porter Robinson & Madeon Team With A-1 Pictures, Crunchyroll on 6-Minute 'Shelter' Anime

    October 18, 2016 6:00 PM EDT American kids who grow up obsessed with anime can often feel like outsiders, though never alone in the beautiful, emotional animated worlds of imagination. That feeling of creative loneliness is captured in the six-minute animated epic anime-fan-turned-producer Porter Robinson wrote for his…

  10. DJs React to Donald Trump: Diplo, The Chainsmokers, Zedd & More

    October 14, 2016 4:48 PM EDT Presidential nominee, business personality, and reality television star Donald Trump does not have a lot of fans in dance music. A quick perusal of Twitter begets a lot of anti-Trump sentiments. The yellow-quaffed 70-year-old has been called sexist, racist, homophobic, and xenophobic. He'…

  11. Porter Robinson Teases 'Shelter' Anime

    October 14, 2016 3:07 PM EDT Everyone knows Porter Robinson loves anime and video games. It's not like he's hiding it, or whatever. Worlds sounds like the most epic anime soundtrack of all time. He's always throwing Japanese kanji all over his stuff. He's a Japanophile for sure. Porter Robinson &…

  12. The 10 Cutest Dance Songs Ever

    October 06, 2016 4:50 PM EDT I was raised on 64-bit soundtracks and kawaii smooth-jazz pop from various anime programs. Those bleep-bloop, feel-good, uptempo tracks filled my minor brain with joy throughout life's most awkward years. The internet fueled my fascination with video games and cartoons, and it eventually…

  13. Skrillex's OWSLA Label Celebrates With Los Angeles Rager in Honor of 5-Year Anniversary

    September 21, 2016 8:02 PM EDT On Sunday night (Sep. 18), OWSLA, the record label and creative collective founded by Skrillex celebrated its five-year anniversary with a party in Los Angeles. Guests heard back-to-back sets from the label’s roster and friends, including Skrillex,  What So Not,  Baauer ,   Valentino Khan , …

  14. Porter Robinson & Madeon's Joint Live Tour Just Added More Dates

    September 13, 2016 1:09 PM EDT Let it never be said dreamy, Japanophile electro-pop fans aren't serious about their obsessions. The internet buzzed wildly as soon as Porter Robinson and Madeon shared their perfectly idealic collaboration “Shelter,” and word of a collaborative live headlining tour set stirring heart…

  15. Listen to Porter Robinson's Specially Curated Spotify Playlist for Electric Zoo: Exclusive

    September 02, 2016 5:32 PM EDT Billboard Dance is partnering with Spotify and Electric Zoo to bring you specially curated playlists from some of the hottest DJ’s who will be bringing the noise to New York City’s Randall’s Island this Labor Day weekend. Electric Zoo 2016 Announces Treehouse Stage Lineup: Exclusive Next up,…

  16. EDC Orlando 2016 Full Lineup: Above & Beyond, Porter Robinson, Hardwell & More

    August 26, 2016 1:54 PM EDT Florida's little slice of carnival heaven is heading back to O-town on Nov. 4 and 5. Electric Daisy Carnival Is Coming to India The 6 th -annual EDC Orlando just dropped its full lineup, and things look pretty funky. Plenty of dance flavors are represented. Juggernauts Hardwell , Porter…

  17. Watch A-Trak Rock A Live Remix Of Porter Robinson & Madeon's 'Shelter'

    August 26, 2016 12:59 PM EDT Both Porter Robinson and Madeon are artists who shy away from the decks in favor of live performance techniques. Their incredible abilities to juggle equipment and instrumentation while creating such beautifully moving melodies and rhythms have earned them some of the most devoted fan bases…

  18. Porter Robinson & Madeon Announce Joint Live Tour, Release Collab 'Shelter'

    August 11, 2016 11:31 AM EDT Hold on to your hats, electro-pop lovers. Your wildest dreams just came true. Earlier today, the internet freaked out over a leaked collaborative track from Porter Robinson and Madeon . “Shelter” is luscious. It gushes perfection. It's sweet and fun. Their styles are perfectly matched,…

  19. Exclusive: Mysteryland USA Unveils Full 2015 Lineup Featuring Diplo, Empire of the Sun, Kygo & More

    March 10, 2015 9:50 AM EDT Today, Mysteryland USA revealed the full lineup for its second edition this Memorial Day Weekend. Saturday headliners will include Empire of the Sun , Porter Robinson and Kygo , while Diplo and Dillon Francis will headline on Sunday. The diverse slate of artists scheduled to perform…

  20. Exclusive Premiere: Urban Cone's 'Sadness Disease'

    October 03, 2014 1:15 PM EDT The Swedish electro-pop outfit featured on Porter Robinson's "Lionhearted" has an upbeat new single for sad times. Urban Cone, an electro-pop outfit of five high school friends from Stockholm, are building a dynamic catalog. Their sound tends to drift between synth-heavy…