1. Tiga Reveals 'No Fantasy Required' Album, Releases Hudson Mohawke Collaboration 'Planet E'

    January 12, 2016 3:02 PM EST Tiga announces his third album, No Fantasy Required , coming out March 4 on Counter Records. The Montreal artist keeps it simple on social media, saying "No Introduction Needed. No Explanation Given." That being said, he does reveal that "Planet E," the seventh of eleven…

  2. HARD Summer 2014: Top 10 Performances

    August 05, 2014 1:12 PM EDT For a certain sect of dance music fans, namely those who favor hip hop influences over pop-leaning EDM, HARD Summer is like Christmas. Over the weekend, the annual music festival drew roughly 40,000 people to Los Angeles for a bill that included superstar DJs Skrillex , Diplo and…

  3. Spain's Sonar Festival Debuting 8-City North American Tour In October

    September 13, 2012 7:08 PM EDT Sonar, Barcelona's cutting-edge music and multimedia arts festival, today announced Sonar on Tour, the event's first-ever road trek. The festival is slated to come to eight North American cities -- New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, Denver, Oakland, Montreal and Boston --…

  4. Detroit's 'Movement' Fest Draws Big Crowds, Looks Ahead

    May 26, 2009 8:11 AM EDT Even before the last beats of the Movement 2009 electronic music festival in Detroit faded away Monday night, festival organizers began looking towards the 2010 edition. On the eve of this year's Movement, Paxahau Event Productions announced that electronic artist and producer Carl Craig…

  5. Detroit's Movement 2009 Festival Lineup Expands

    March 25, 2009 8:28 AM EDT Glitch Mob, Anthony Rother, Benga and Marc "MK" Kinchen are among the more than two dozen more performers named for Movement 2009, the annual electronic music festival that takes place each Memorial Day weekend in Detroit. The four acts join a roster of 60 DJs and live acts that…

  6. Pet Shop Boys Practice 'Fundamentalism'

    May 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Synth-pop veterans the Pet Shop Boys have set a June 27 North American release for their first album in four years. Synth-pop veterans the Pet Shop Boys have set a June 27 North American release for their first album in four years. "Fundamental" was produced by Trevor Horn and is…

  7. DJ Kicks

    February 22, 2003 12:00 AM EST Tiga's latest beat-mixed affair (his first for the revered DJ Kicks series) fits perfectly into the nÜ-electro landscape. Tiga's latest beat-mixed affair (his first for the revered DJ Kicks series) fits perfectly into the nü-electro landscape. In fact, fans of the Montreal DJ…

  8. Global

    March 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST On his first U.S. major-label release, internationally revered DJ Carl Cox serves up one helluva beat-mixed set. On his first U.S. major-label release, internationally revered DJ Carl Cox serves up one helluva beat-mixed set. A true master of funky sensations, Cox uses Global as a runway to…

  9. Billboard Bits: LL Cool J, Megadeth, Money Mark

    July 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on LL Cool J, Megadeth, Money Mark LL Cool J will deliver the keynote address at the Grammy Urban Music Symposium & Showcase, being held as part of the fourth annual Atlantis Music Conference. Taking place Aug. 2 in Atlanta, the symposium includes six educational panels for urban…