Author: Tim Gauthier
Steve Aoki will close MTV’s reformatted Woodie Awards at South by Southwest March 15, following the likes of Childish Gambino, Santigold and A$AP Rocky on stage.
We’re up to 7 official podcast episodes, curated and mixed by Felix Cartal himself. Get the latest Weekend Workout on both SoundCloud and iTunes:
Subscribe on iTunes here: http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/felix-cartals-weekend-workout/id486514435
Believe it or not, it has been ten plus years in the making for Steve Aoki’s debut album Wonderland to release. Quite astonishing considering the success he has had with music over the years with this live set tours, and notable works as a DJ and producer.
Following their huge remix of Tiësto’s “Work Hard, Play Hard” in 2011, Autoerotique is at it again, this time with an original, “Bring That Beat Back”.
As featured on RollingStone.com, Datsik and & Infected Mushroom’s “unsettling” new video has made its official world-premiere… Watch the video and read more after the jump.
The frontman and moniker familiarized by the Occupy Wall Street movement, Anonymous, has frequently attacked Neo-Nazi activists across Europe, trying to remove all web-outlets praising their organization.
Magnetic Magazine reached out to Felix Cartal to discuss his ‘life music chart’, featuring all the “Top 5” tracks, both new and old, that made him into who he is today.
Buy: Atari Teenage Riot – Riot In Japan 2011
Atari Teenage Riot – Riot In Japan 2011
Atari Teenage Riot toured worldwide throughout 2011 and in November recorded this live show in Tokyo to bring listeners just a taste of their incendiary live show, described by the NME as “…a cavalcade of forever-young yelps: a brilliantly nasty volley of universe-shaping techno-metal.” Rock-a-Rolla wrote: “Seizure-inducing levels of strobe lighting are joined by breakbeats, jungle, drum ’n’ bass and caustic guitar samples at every turn, providing enough variety and energy to prove that this is no mere nostalgia trip for them, this is a return to arms.”
Now if that doesn’t tempt you….
2012 is the 20th anniversary of Atari Teenage Riot so expect much to happen this year, including a remastered version of the classic ‘Burn, Berlin, Burn’ album, new singles and a studio album. The band will also be touring internationally, beginning in February in Europe and South America.
Check out the Atari Teenage Riot artist pages for more info.
February has been a pretty good month for new music. Apart from our own releases, a few of our artists have contributed to giving back to their ‘annual influences’.
The digital hardcore pioneers distill visceral energy into Riot in Japan 2011. Captured during their triumphant set at the Fuji Rock Festival, the group’s latest release for Dim Mak is an explosive and energizing snapshot of one of their legendary live performances.
As mentioned earlier in the week, an official contest is underway to give back to all our eager fans that have supported us over the years.
Mustard Pimp’s latest release “No Title Or Purpose” is set for a re-introduction, honoring fans with a complete Free Download of the full-length release.
With more than 20 shows underway, Deadmeat Tour and Dim Mak are proud to bring you the official introduction to Datsik, giving you a live inside look at what’s come with dubstep’s rising star…
Datsik’s latest release off the coming LP ‘Vitamin D’ and his remix of Zedd’s “Stars Come Out” landed him in two spots on the Beatport’s Dubstep Top 10!
Zedd’s monumental electro-house anthem “Stars Come Out” has seen limitless play-time from countless DJ’s worldwide…. Read more after the jump.
Atari Teenage Riot and Rowdy have released the official February Beatport chat, featuring 10 must-have tracks for all fans of ATR community alike….
TAI, as spotted wearing the official “Dim Mak Logo Tee” at Smirnoff’s Nightlife Exchange “TAILAND” event, with a live performance by TAI himself…
CSI Miami called out to Mustard Pimp for use of their single “Donks” on the March 4th episode of ‘crime solving investigatory Miamians’. Look out and listen for feature on the next crime scene montage coming soon…
We are having a contest to find your city’s biggest Dim Mak fan. Tess us why you should get free tickets to the Deadmeat Tour in Minneapolis on 2/23.
Clockwork recently issued a new February mix for “Oh My God, It’s Techno Music”, as a Free Download on his official Facebook page here.
Dim Mak and Insomniac have teamed up to create several stages throughout their 2012 festival cycle. As announced on www.beyondwonderland.com, Dim Mak has found its home at Southern California’s “Beyond Wonderland” festival, held at the San Bernadino NOS Events Center on Sunday, March 17th.
Skrillex’s six night hometown tour began yesterday, when the local boy-done-good held court before a sold out crowd at Cinespace. It might have seemed like an unusual venue choice; he normally plays for thousands at festivals, while Cinespace is an intimate spot where you often catch DJs hanging out at the bar.
I’ve always loved electronic music, even as a child. I have memories of jamming out to Benny Benassi’s “Rock ‘N’ Rave” album in the car with my grandmother on my way home from middle school. Read more after the jump.
Robert Raimon Roy (formerly Rob Roy) was discovered in 2005 by Erykah Badu, when upon hearing his 1st album, Dollar Out of 15 Cents, invited the multi-talented rapper/singer/producer/visual artist to… Read more after the jump.
“The song itself is emblematic of Cartal’s brilliant ability to incorporate a myriad of EDM styles into his own infectious sound, and it’s a perfect prelude to his new full-length masterpiece, Different Faces. ” – Rick Florino, ARTISTdirect.com
We’re celebrating Felix Cartal’s upcoming sophomore album ‘Different Faces’ coming out on Dim Mak Records in March and we want you to be a part of it! You could win a pair of SOL REPUBLIC headphones, some Felix Cartal & Dim Mak gear and be on the limited edition ‘Different Faces’ commemorative poster.
Zedd’s (previous) release of “Stars Come Out” has been officially comped into a remix suite, with entries featuring John Dahlback, Datsik, Lazy Rich, Tim Mason, and Terravita.
One night in Bangkok…Moonstar Studio will be hosting a one-time only show with 3 massive headliners; Autoerotique, Sound Of Stereo, and TAI! All 3 will be performing tonight from 8pm to 2am! For all our fans overseas and in the area, don’t miss out!
Now in its 14th year, and completely sold-out for the third consecutive year, Ultra Music Festival continues to be one of the biggest brands in dance music….
When Hillside West drops on March 20, 2012 via Dim Mak Records, dance floors worldwide will be destroyed in the best way possible. Garraud’s sophisticated techno production collides with Alesia’s dubstep wizardry for a hybrid that’s bound to get bodies moving everywhere.
Erez Eisen and Amit Duvdevani aka Infected Mushroom, are known for being into psychadelic trance and electronic music. U R So Fucked, off the coming LP “Army Of Mushrooms”, is their first leap infiltrating the genre of dubstep since their previous release of “Pink Nightmares”.
SALEM recently issued a cover version to Alice Deejays prominent “Better Off Alone” rave-anthem. After the success of the ‘witch-house’ remake, Alec Empire of Atari Teenage Riot decided to throw his version, provided as a remix, available to download today, free on RCRDLBL.COM.
As posted earlier this year, Atari Teenage Riot called out to the fans to star a leading and supporting roll of their upcoming video to Collapse Of History, as heard on “Is The Hyperreal?”. The video will feature the latest single with a little bit of a twist…
NME recently featured the brand new Dim Mak artist Sam Wire on their blog, with a clip from his New Zealand NYE performance at Rhythm & Vines.
Sam Wire, comparable to the likes of Example, Chase & Status, and Nero, has released a full new streaming video with the upcoming single “Band Of Outsiders”, details and video after the jump.
Datsik’s latest release “Fully Blown” feat. Snak The Ripper is now found on the main pages of Beatports “New Releases” and “Dubstep” pages!
Steve Aoki’s remix compilation for Ladi Dadi released today and now Steve’s offering a Free Download of the Angger Dimas’ remix — Available for all fans today!
The International Dance Music Awards, or IDMA has nominated Dim Mak Records as the “Best American Record Label” for their 27th annual awards show…