Eric Spitznagel

Contributing Writer

Pons, Alesso, Sam Shahidi, John Shahidi, Anitta and Mancuso

The Internationalists: Five Companies Leading Dance Music's Global Expansion

Whether they’re mounting festivals in Australia and China -- or sending artists like Diplo and Steve Aoki to Kazakhstan and Uganda and into the studio with K-poppers -- the principals at these five companies are, as one says, “making the world smaller by making the party bigger."