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Made in America

Made in America Thrills Fans Despite Weak Moments

Over Labor Day weekend, the streets of Philadelphia flooded with what seemed like a sea of teenage girls in red tank tops and boys in basketball jerseys. They were headed to the same place: Made in America, a music festival featuring two days of EDM and hip-hop music, five stages[Read More…]

by September 9, 2018 0 comments Guide - Top, Music, The Guide
DIPLO

EP Review: ‘California’

★★★★☆ On “California,” world-renowned DJ, producer and pop mastermind Diplo delivers a set of summery instrumentals and A-list features for an EP that might become the soundtrack of the summer for 2018. While Diplo has not released any other albums, mixtapes or EPs as a solo artist since 2013, he[Read More…]

COLUMBIA RECORDS

Album Review: ‘Memories … Do Not Open’

★★★★☆ The Chainsmokers first earned its claim to fame in 2014 with the notorious hit single “#SELFIE.” Since the track’s viral release, the EDM duo has begun to produce a more radio-friendly sound, releasing a stream of popular summer anthems over the past year. The Chainsmokers’ first studio album, “Memories[Read More…]

by April 26, 2017 1 comment Music, The Guide
RELIEF IN ABSTRACT

Concert Review: XXYYXX

Many old-school DJs lament the lack of skill and creativity of their newer counterparts. As technology has advanced, mixing and beat-matching has become easier than ever, meaning that the bar for entry into deejaying is low. This situation has created a glut of overhyped DJs who play pre-produced sets and[Read More…]

Young Australian DJ Rocks EDM Scene

The Electronic Dance Music scene in America has rapidly grown in popularity over the last ten years or so. New songs are appearing everyday and it seems that if you flip a coin in the air, the chances of it landing on a DJ here in America are pretty high.[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 1 comment Guide Columns, The Guide
SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT

While several tracks on Calvin Harris’ new album “Motion” attest to his expertise as an EDM artist, others fall into the formulaic, stereotypical music of the genre.

Album Review: ‘Motion’

★★★☆☆ Adam Richard Wiles, better known as Calvin Harris, has taken the EDM world by storm. The 30-year-old producer has had nine Billboard Hot 100 hits and earns an estimated $66 million a year, making him the highest paid DJ in the world. His fourth album, “Motion,” released on Oct.[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide
Concert Bursts With Color

Concert Bursts With Color

Paint flying, people dancing, music blaring — this is the typical scene at Life in Color, or as some might call it, the “World’s Largest Paint Party.” Life in Color mixes electronic dance music with large blasts of neon paint and features a variety of popular DJs. Past events have[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, The Guide

Calvin Harris Set for Spring Concert

Electronic dance musician Calvin Harris will headline the Spring Kickoff Concert in McDonough Arena on April 6, the Georgetown Program Board announced Monday. Harris was not included in a poll measuring student preferences for artists conducted by GPB in November, despite assurances that an artist from the polling options would be chosen.[Read More…]

by March 20, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News