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Coachella’s Non-Stop Dance Party Reaches Beyond The Sahara Tent

The kids just want to dance. It’s a timeworn adage proved every year at Coachella, most explicitly in the fest’s Sahara tent, which this year was supersized and tricked-out into an LED-powered sensory assault of […]

04/22/2013

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Coachella Observations: Laid Back California Vibes With 2 Chainz, Hot Chip And Major Lazer

Californians generally are–as Hot Chip would sing later on in the night on the Main Stage–“laid-back.” And the general theme of the day was for artists to capitalize on those laid-back Cali vibes—by calling them […]

04/15/2013

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Diplo Supports Topless Teacher Disciplined For “Expressing Herself” On Twitter

DJ/producer Diplo has taken to social media in support of 23-year-old Colorado resident Carly McKinney, who has been placed on administrative leave from her job teaching math at Overland High School after provocative photos of […]

02/01/2013

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Alex Clare Meets Diplo Through Six Degrees Of Separation

Clare explains the six degrees of separation that lead him to hooked up with Major Lazer, a.k.a. Diplo, for “Too Close” — which generated a Producer of the Year GRAMMY nomination for Diplo.

12/12/2012

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2013 Electric Daisy Carnival Dates Announced

Insomniac has announced dates for 2013’s Electric Daisy Carnival.  Its the 17th annual celebration, and going down on June 21, 22 and 23, 2013. EDC Week also returns to Las Vegas for an entire week […]

11/01/2012

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The Story Behind No Doubt’s “Push & Shove”

“It was a true collaboration. Now we have this cool 5 1/2 minute song [that] became the title track of the album. We’re really proud of it,” Tony Kanal says of the track.

10/15/2012

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No Doubt Drink And Frolic In New Video For Push And Shove

To celebrate today’s release of No Doubt’s new album, Push And Shove, the Anaheim, CA quartet has released a video for the title track.

09/25/2012

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No Doubt’s “Settle Down” Remixed By Major Lazer

No Doubt are not only unafraid of remixes, but the foursome from Anaheim have reached out to top name producers to rethink the band’s first single, “Settle Down.”

08/09/2012

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Snoop Dogg Has Been Buried: Welcome Reggae’s New Son, Snoop Lion

After spending time in Jamaica getting in touch with his inner Rastafarian, Snoop Dogg has reinvented himself as a reggae icon with a little help from superstar DJ Diplo and the blessings of an actual Marley.

07/31/2012

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Skrillex Irish Step Dancing: Surfer Stephen’s Viral Video Of The Day

St Patrick’s Day is nearly upon us and it’s my all-time favorite holiday, which leads us to today’s viral video. Being Irish, I enjoy some traditional step dancing when I’m out at a pub consuming […]

03/08/2012

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