Tag Archives: Electronic Dance Music News

Kelela expands tour, playing Irving Plaza before Coachella & GovBall

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kelela, who released one of our favorite albums of 2017, has already been announced for some major 2018 festivals including Coachella and NYC’s Governors Ball, and she has since added more tour dates…

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Cassie teams with Kaytranada for “Don’t Play It Safe” (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Cassie had a major hit with the ahead-of-its-time “Me & U” in 2006, and then quieted down a bit before making a comenack during the “alt-R&B” boom with 2013’s RockaByeBaby mixtape. She quieted down yet again after that, but now she’s back again…

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Lindstrom tells us about his 10 favorite tracks of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Norwegian dance music great Hans-Peter Lindstrøm returned this year with It’s Alright Between Us As It Is, his first solo full-length in five years…

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ODESZA brought lasers, guests & more to Barclays Center (pics, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Friday (12/15) night’s ODESZA show at Barclays Center had everything: confetti, smoke, fire, gorgeous LED backdrops, lasers, lasers and more lasers…

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GAS made one of the best albums of 2017 according to critics, postpones shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

He had to cancel his appearance at this weekend’s this weekend’s Day For Night festival, and he rescheduled his NYC show for March, right before he plays Big Ears.

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electronic label OHM Resistance presenting Brooklyn showcase w/ Enduser & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

OHM Resistance, the prolific record label behind some of some of the most magnificent, unique, challenging, ear-shattering, bowel-loosening, confrontational, troubling, and mood-altering sounds ever recorded, will return to Brooklyn on Thursday December 14 at Sunnyvale where they will take over the venue with an unbelievable roster of artists.

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Aaron Turner lists his favorites of 2017; House of Low Culture on new split (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Aaron Turner’s (Sumac, Isis, Old Man Gloom, etc) favorite music of 2017 includes Moor Mother, Dalek, Godflesh, Oxbow, Circle, Endon, and more.

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New Year’s Eve Weekend in NYC: a guide to shows, parties & more ways to ring in 2018

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A guide to the many, many mostly musical happenings around NYC during this New Year’s Eve weekend.

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Moogfest announces 2018 lineup led by female, non-binary & transgender artists

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2018 edition of Moogfest happens May 17 – 20 in Durham, NC and they’ve just announced its initial lineup, which is led by female, non-binary, and transgender artists, including Chelsea Manning SOPHIE, Jamila Woods, Kristen Kontrol, LCD Soundsystem’s Gavin Rayna Russom, Ellen Allien, Lawrence Rothman, and more.

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Nick Hook & DJ Earl releasing collab LP next week, share new song ft. Wiki

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Nick Hook says, ”we always had a vibe, but after Rashad passed we ended up getting closer. Carrying on Rashad’s legacy is a part of what we do everyday.”

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Four Tet remixed Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, shares two new songs (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Four Tet has remixed Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith‘s “I Will Make Room For You,” which is the penultimate track from her lovely and excellent new album The Kid. Kieran Hebden has taken the original — a mossy, ethereal wonderland — and sprinkled his fairy dust on it..

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Rhye announce 2018 tour; new singles out now

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Rhye still haven’t announced a followup to their 2013 debut album Woman, but they did release two new songs recently, “Please” and “Summer Days” (the latter of which got remixed by Roosevelt), and they have a new single “Taste” that they say is out today…

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Nicolas Jaar premiering new ambient LP at The Kitchen this week

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Nicolas Jaar just played four sold-out shows at NYC’s Brooklyn Steel, which, at the time, he said would be his last NYC shows for a while. Now he added two last-minute shows at The Kitchen, one of which will be the premiere of his new ambient album…

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Nicolas Jaar wraps up his Brooklyn Steel run tonight (pics of night 3 with Actress)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Electronic musician, singer, and leader of the on-hiatus Darkside, Nicolas Jaar has been in the midst of a sold-out four-night run at Brooklyn Steel, which he says will be his last NYC shows for a while. The run wraps up tonight (10/20) with Eartheater, and we caught last night’s show with Actress

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Four Tet announces 2018 shows in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, and London

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Four Tet, who just released new album New Energy, has just announced live dates for 2018, where he’ll play two-night stands in London, Los Angeles and Brooklyn.

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ODESZA release video ft. Leon Bridges, on tour (win tix to Barclays Center!)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Dance duo ODESZA‘s latest album A Moment Apart came out in September on Ninja Tune. Leon Bridges lends his soulful vocals to one of the album’s softer songs, “Across the Room,” and also stars in its new video…

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Flying Lotus says “the internet is a fuckin’ liar” before playing Gaslamp Killer song on stage

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In the wake of The Gaslamp Killer being accused of rape, his former label boss Flying Lotus said: “The internet is a fuckin’ liar. Ain’t nobody judge and jury but the fuckin’ law, okay?“

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