As usual, over the last month I got to write about a ton of cool and interesting stuff over at Mix 247 EDM. So click through the links below to see what I was up to!
A recap of FestForums, a 2-day conference all about festival logistics and planning! To say I was in heaven is an understatement.
A preview of the Billboard Hot 100 festival on Jones Beach
Ravers, Let’s Do Better – a call to action for the electronic dance music community to stop giving ourselves a bad name
A really exciting written interview with Laidback Luke (!!!!). I loved researching this interview and learning more about him – such a cool and nice guy.
This was a really exciting month over at Mix 247 EDM because I got to write about a lot of cool ish. Links below!
After a long few years, Odesza finally releases some new music!
A preview piece on FestForums, 2 day conference all about festivals! (Yep, it’s true)
And the recap of FestForums, which was everything I could have hoped for and more
Island of Light, Pretty Lights’ new festival, looks incredible and expensive (additional thoughts on Island of Light here)
This year’s Meadows Festival has a ridiculously great lineup (Read about last year’s music and experience from my one day at Meadows 2016)
LightsOut review – what happens when you go to a show and can’t use your phone?
An interview with Made in June!
Lots of artist interviews and other fun stuff going on at Mix 247 EDM!
Get ready to party in the dark (and no cell phones) at The Knitting Factory
An interview with Pablo Picasso’s great-grandson!
I got to ask some questions of one of my favorite electro-funk bands, SunSquabi!
Chatting with Josef Bamba about his new spin on an old song
A preview of Elements, my favorite NYC summer event!! (You can also read about my love of Elements here and here)
Talking to Triarchy about…coconuts?
In the past month I’ve published 4 posts over at Mix 247 EDM – check ’em out!
Announcing the ridiculously great Camp Bisco 2017 lineup
My main Pretty Lights released a “flips” playlist and it is genius
Morgan Page’s new delightful tropical house track
An interview with Portuguese house music duo, Club Banditz!
As usual, I have been doing more writing over at Mix 247 EDM than I have here. FOR SHAME. I haven’t been feeling super creative lately, but I’m not giving up on this blog yet. Thank you all for bearing with me during this dry spell. But in the meantime, here’s what’s happening over yonder:
GRiZMATIK released a new track and WE ALL REJOICE
Mysteryland phase 1 lineup! Y’all know how much I have loved ML in years past
This new drum & bass track “Spychase” actually sounds like a spy chase and it’s wonderful
I interviewed NYC electro-disco duo The Knocks!
It’s been a trancey month over at Mix 247 EDM (which, if you know me, you know is…not my norm).
First, I interviewed Spanish trance DJ, DIM3NSION
And then we have a little preview of Ferry Corsten’s 500th radio show celebration
Hopefully next month I get back into that funk life.
Well, it’s the 20th of the month, which means I’m doing the roundup of what I’ve posted on mix247edm.com. As has been the case the last few months, I’m sad to not have devoted more time to this blog. ONE DAY. But until then, we have lots of festival news:
Announcing, Pretty Lights New Year’s Eve in New Orleans! (YAAAAS)
Euphoria Festival lineup, part 2
EDC New York will not happen in 2017 (*tear* but not really)
Euphoria has the best 3rd wave lineup EVER (seriously)
Interview with electro-soul producer Maddy O’Neal! (I was super pumped for this!)