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After releasing a highly-regarded 2015 Year-End Mix, Joris Voorn does it again with an eclectic mix showcasing his picks for the top tracks of 2016. Give it a listen and check out some of Voorn’s original tracks as well as others (and remixes) by Sasha, Deetron, Doorly, Appolonia, Dubfire, BBE (!!!) and more! Tracklisting: Tourist …

We are giving away one 2-day ticket to Insomniac’s 2-day festival “Countdown” this December 30th and 31st! Enter below to win! Contest ends Wednesday December 28th at 10am Los Angeles time and the winner will be notified and the tickets sent overnight to their address! Insomniac Countdown NYE ticket giveaway   You can buy tickets …

News dropped today per the Fontana Herald News that the 3 young people that passed at this summer’s Hard Summer festival in Fontana each died from “acute MDMA toxicity”, along with contributing factors of the high temperatures. Total attendance at the event headlined by Ice Cube and Major Lazer totalled 146,000 people. It is unknown …

Bringing the Mothership stage out of retirement, Skrillex played the 2-day ComplexCon event last weekend in Long Beach CA (Los Angeles). The event brought together a diverse mixture of pop culture, art, food, style, sports, music, and more. Headlining one of the nights was the OWSLA label boss Skrillex. Luckily for us a fan taped …

Nice to see Kygo representing the dance music world at the Olympic Closing ceremonies on August 21st! Kygo is not the first EDM artist to perform at the Olympics – that honor goes to Tiesto back in 2004!

Playing off of their new ‘Blacklight” theme, the video definitely makes you hyped to attend one of the US’s most appreciated and longest running festivals! As a bonus watch ‘Dancing in the Dark – 20 Years of Nocturnal Wonderland,’ a 22 minutes documentary of prior Nocturnal Wonderland shows.

Always good for major FOMO, the Tomorrowland 2016 movie is already out with over 20 minutes of footage from this year’s festival in Belgium! As usual you can see the amazing production and plethora of non-music distractions as well!

First up we have the return of Gaia (Armin van Buuren and Benno de Goeij) for the 2nd year to the 20 anniversary of EDC:   Next up are 4 sets from the Mixmag/Smirnoff lounge where lucky fans got to see some of their favorite djs up close in an intimate setting: Martin Solveg:   Rusko …

For those attending EDMBiz next week, the full schedule has just been announced: Boards and panels at EDMbiz 2016 will handle the themes and issues at the front line for anybody hoping to break into the dance music industry. One featured discussion will include a selective presentation “EDM is Dead, Long Live EDM!” (EDM’s Value …