A music festival in Pakistan's nascent dance music industry was caught in a social media firestorm. The organizers cleared the air with EDM.com.
Tapping into the EDM zeitgeist, Sensorium Galaxy is positioned to lead the paradigm shift in the future of live music.
"That feeling of being able to make someone’s day brighten up or scream and go crazy gives me chills and also makes my days way better."
After her sister’s tragic death, Sharlitz Web channeled the pain of her journey to produce dark and brooding electronic music.
To celebrate the last day of Pride Month 2021, we chatted with Chilean electro-pop superstar Javiera Mena, one of the first openly lesbian women in Latin music.
"We need to fill the fans’ hearts with a lot of good energy."
Known for his celebratory post-punt dances, ex-NFL star Marquette King has battled depression in his pursuit of a career in both football and music.
"You have to be different, because everybody else has already been taken."
"Since I’ve come out, I’ve really started enjoying DJing in a whole different way."
"I just focus on my music, my mission, and my plan to make people happy through my songs."
After festival-goers pack up their stuff, head out, and move on with their lives, people like Sophia Nielson are left to clean up the mess.
"Myself and a lot of other people would not be here today if we didn’t fight and break through barriers to make our own lanes here."
"We strive to empower women and give them a safe and supportive platform through the labels and community we have built."
"I can't see the future moving forward without allowing Tim's legacy to touch each part of what's happening."
Seven Lions' first-ever NFT drop will feature never-before-heard soundscapes produced specifically for the unique collection.
"I believe in who I am and what I stand for and what I represent."
"If there's anyone to do this right now and to try to change the scene a little bit, it's us."
The global curator caught up with EDM.com to discuss the launch of his new platform, UNreleased with Austin Kramer.
"This was my band for seven years. Where do I want to go from here?"
According to a study conducted by Bye Bye Plastic, more than 570 million pounds of single-use plastic has been saved due to the absence of music festivals during the pandemic.
"I got a lot of inspiration from how the world had to come together."
"Creating music became a saving grace."
"LŪN became the vessel for me to free a facet of my creativity that has been percolating all these years.