Following the popularization of EDM in America a number of producers and DJs, including Carl Cox, Steve Lawler, and Markus Schulz, raised concerns that the perceived over-commercialisation of dance music had impacted the "art" of DJing. Cox saw the "press-play" approach taken by newer EDM DJs as unrepresentative of what he called a "DJ ethos".
Fans of the DJ and producer have spent countless hours trying to figure out the answer that has evaded most: who is he? But thanks to Skrillex, a ripped jean and now a birthday party, we can finally confirm that the man behind Marshmello is truly Dotcom, and put this all behind us.
In 2011 Guetta was voted as the #1 DJ in the 'DJ Mag Top 100 DJs' fan poll. In 2013, Billboard crowned "When Love Takes Over" as the number one dance-pop collaboration of all time. Listen to David Guetta's top and latest Electro House, Progressive House, Pop / Rock songs, watch videos and discover DJs similar to David Guetta on EDM Hunters.
Armin van Buuren, along with the rest of the world, is paying his respects to Avicii. When he first heard the news, the iconic trance producer was at a loss for words. But, when a phone call came in from Sirius XM he was able to collect his thoughts and express his feelings about the passing of his highly regarded peer.
Robbert van de Corput, better known as Hardwell, is a Dutch DJ/producer from Breda, Netherlands. He is the founder and owner of Revealed Recordings, which specializes electro house and progressive house. His first studio album, United We Are, was released on January 23rd, 2015. He is also known...
Zedd released a collaboration with Riot Games for the 2016 League of Legends eSports championship, Worlds, titled "Ignite" on 26 September 2016. He followed up the release of the song with a "Finals Remix" a month later. On 15 December 2016, Zedd released a remix of DJ Snake's hit song "Let Me Love You".
The EDM scene has many eccentric and mysterious figures, and Marshmello is one of the most talked about right now. There are just as many people trying to uncover the identity of the marshmallow-masked DJ/producer as there are people who love his music.
Electronic dance music (also known as EDM, dance music, club music, or simply dance) is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres made largely for nightclubs, raves, and festivals. EDM is generally produced for playback by disc jockeys (DJs) who create seamless selections of tracks, called a mix, by segueing from one recording to another.
Porter Weston Robinson (born July 15, 1992) is an American DJ, record producer and musician from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He has released multiple number one singles across different electronic genres. His debut full-length studio album, Worlds, was released on August 12, 2014.
Oliver Heldens on stage in St. Louis Missouri during his U.S. and Canada bus tour Heldens began his professional music career when he signed to Spinnin' Records in 2013. His first releases on the label included the songs "Stinger" and "Thumper", which features DJ Jacob van Hage. Later collaborations included "Panther" with 'Robby East' which was released on the Oxygen label on 2 December 2013.
Carl Cox (born 29 July 1962) is a British DJ, and house and techno producer. In the 1980s, Cox was a House DJ, and became a mainstage DJ in the electronica industry. He has performed at numerous clubs and events worldwide and has served as a monthly DJ for BBC Radio 1's Essential Mix.
DJ Mag's Top 100 DJs is the one of the worlds leading DJ Poll. It is an annual poll based on a public vote. In recent years it has been target to a lot of criticism from fans and artists alike, as the whole premise of the list is based on popularity rather than talent.
Kygo's debut album Cloud Nine was released on 13 May 2016. He made history on 21 August 2016 at the 2016 Rio Olympics, when he became the first house music producer to perform at an Olympics closing ceremony. In March 2018, Billboard named Kygo as number three on their 2018 ranking of dance musicians titled Billboard Dance 100.
KSHMR is a Producer of EDM known for his anonymity. On March 27, 2015, KSHMR was formally introduced to the world when Tiesto invited him onstage to perform their song Secrets with Vassy. KSHMR is the new, electronic alias for Niles Dhar, songwriter, vocalist, and producer for the band The Cataracs.
Listen to Axwell's top songs like In My Mind, Barricade, Center Of The Universe, download songs for free, browse upcoming concerts and discover similar DJs on EDM Hunters. Listen to Axwell's top songs like In My Mind, Barricade, Center Of The Universe, download songs for free, browse upcoming concerts and discover similar DJs on EDM Hunters.
Nick Rotteveel (born 6 January 1989), professionally known as Nicky Romero, is a Dutch DJ, record producer, musician and remixer from Amerongen. He has worked with, and received support from DJs, such as Tiësto, Fedde le Grand, Sander van Doorn, David Guetta, Calvin Harris, Armand Van Helden, Avicii and Hardwell.
Marco Benassi (born 13 July 1967), better known by his stage name Benny Benassi, is an Italian DJ and record producer. He is best known for his 2003 summer club hit "Satisfaction". Benny Benassi is widely regarded as one of the most charming, down to earth, internationally respected and treasured artists in the music industry.
Paul Mark Oakenfold (born 30 August 1963) is an English record producer and trance DJ. Paul Oakenfold is the DJ, remixer, and producer who did more than anyone else to break house music in Britain during the late '80s. During 1987-1988, Oakenfold hosted a series of crucial club nights that introduced thousands of Brits to house music.
O'Callaghan's statement obviously relates to the artists that left the genre to make commercial music, including the ones that decided to return to their roots. This includes Sander van Doorn, Arty, and W&W, who later made an appearance on the ASOT line-up a few weeks later at Ultra.
Ooooh that’s a toughie edm is a flash in the pan genre of music. So as soon as you’ve got your name and made it big enough to warrant a DJ name you won’t need it because the music will have moved on. Better to learn to play house music and then dip and choose from other styles of music that way you’ll always be current.
Ferry Corsten is one of those people. Over the Over the It's not enough to be just a DJ anymore. You have wear so many other hats: DJ, producer, label owner, radio show host, etc. Some of the elite DJs have a slew of different aliases too, each with a different sound and additional DJs to produce something extraordinary. Ferry Corsten is one of ...
In case you were wondering what DJ/producer Sasha thinks about EDM, he shared his thoughts on it via Twitter: "Most EDM is made by douchebags for douchebags. Do i care if lots of douchebags buy it? Not really, But it pollutes." What do you think? Is Sasha right, or is this just what happens when…
André Tanneberger, under the stage name of ATB, (born February 26, 1973 in Freiberg, Saxony, Germany) is a German DJ, musician, and producer of techno & dance music. According to the official world DJ rankings governed by DJ Magazine, ATB was ranked #11 in 2009 and 2010, and #15 in 2011.
Peter 'Pete' Tong, MBE (born 31 July 1960) is a British DJ who works for BBC Radio 1. He is the host of programmes such as Essential Mix and Essential Selection on the radio service, which can be heard through Internet radio streams, for his record label FFRR Records, and for his own performances at nightclubs and music festivals.
Alexandra Sholler (born 27 September 1986), who performs as Alison Wonderland, is an Australian electronic dance music DJ, producer and singer. Her debut album, Run, was released on 20 March 2015, which peaked at No. 6 on the ARIA Albums Chart and was certified gold by ARIA. She was listed at No. 89 on DJ Mag ' s Top 100 DJs in October 2017.