Yesterday Mayor Carolyn Goodman officially proclaimed Jan. 2, 2012 “deadmau5 Day” in the city of Las Vegas. The date marks the launch of an exclusive partnership between Wynn Las Vegas and the Grammy-nominated electro/house DJ/producer from Canada.
Beatport today (Dec. 9) announced the launch of Mashbox, an iPad app that allows music fans to create custom mashups by combining tracks from some of the world’s leading electronic artists including Moby, Tiësto and Diplo.
Beatport, a digital music store with one of the largest collections of electronic dance music in the world, announced the creation of Baseware, a new digital music distribution company to simplify the process of packaging, distributing and selling music. The new company will be able to sell its music through iTunes, Spotify, Rdio, Stompy and other mobile apps.
Ever wonder how a 19-year old DJ/producer from North Carolina could land a spot on Tiesto’s College Invasion tour, score partnerships with Skullcandy, Future Sonics and Magma Bags and reach the top of Beatport’s Electro-House sales charts? It doesn't hurt having your new record be the first release on Skrillex's OWSLA label, just ask Porter Robinson...
More details emerged on what caused the death of DJ Mehdi as the glass floor of his Paris loft collapsed. And on both sides of the Atlantic, from the French minister of culture to Drake to David Guetta to Hot 97, reactions to the passing of French DJ and producer have been pouring in.
DJ Mehdi, the French electronic music and hip-hop producer and DJ associated with the Ed Banger Records crew, died last night at the age of 34. According to several reports, he was fatally injured when part of his Paris home collapsed.
On (August 5) Fool’s Gold Records threw their annual Labor Day party.Hidden away in the parking lot of the City Winery an impressive line up of DJs A-Trak, Dave 1, Nick Catchdubs, DJ Mehdi and Fool's Gold newest member, Party Supplies performed all day. The headliner,Three 6 Mafia's very own Juicy J, closed out the night with a bottle of gin.