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Check Out Amazon’s ‘Experience EDM’ Curated by Steve Aoki and Dim Mak

March 1, 2013 Tim Gauthier Music Tags: , , , ,

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Everyone loves great music. But even better, everyone loves great music that doesn’t cost them an arm and a leg to enjoy. In an effort to bring you heavy doses of dopeness, Dim Mak has teamed up with Amazon as part of what is sure to be a revolutionary means of delivering musical content. As part of their “Experience EDM” promotion, Amazon now features some of Dim Mak’s finest, as selected by Steve Aoki and his team of avid music aficionados. Each of the EP’s can be purchased for less than $3.00, and full-length albums are available for as little as $5.00. Be sure to click the link that follows to catch up on all the best that Dim Mak and Amazon have to offer.

EXPERIENCE EDM NOW!

Felix Cartal Nominated for Juno Award!

February 27, 2013 Tim Gauthier Blog, News Tags: , , , , , ,

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up-4junoCanadian artist Felix Cartal has been nominated for the Juno Awards in the category “Dance Recording of the Year” with his track “Don’t Turn On The Lights” Ft. Polina. “Don’t Turn On The Lights” has been released on Dim Mak.
You can buy the release on iTunes here.

For more info on the Juno Awards, click here.

Below is the video for “Don’t Turn On The Lights”:

Dim Mak x Joyrich: Let Them Eat Cake (Party Recap)

February 22, 2013 Tim Gauthier Fashion, Lifestyle, Music Tags: , , , , ,

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What happens in Vegas, ends up all over the internet and Vegas is no longer safe, which works out great as it served for a perfect location to have ourselves a little party. We teamed up with Joyrich for a cake filled celebration at The Act Nightclub in Las Vegas, where we showed off some of our new Dim Mak x Joyrich collab “Let Them Eat Cake” merch. With sounds pumping by Them Jeans, Kay, DJ Metric and hosted by Hannah Beth! A few of our friends Cobra Snake, Misha Janette, Mookee, Jonny Cota, Dork Dozier, Justin Barco + more came through and it took a lot of strength for us to not unleash a full on cake fight.

Check out more photos on Facebook: Dim Mak Live

Keys N Krates – Treat Me Right Rehearsal (Part 1)

February 19, 2013 Tim Gauthier Blog, Video Tags: , , , , ,

Keys N Krates have put up another smashing video of them rehearsing Treat Me Right. This video is the first part of it.

Keys N Krates – Treat Me Right will be out worldwide on Dim Mak Records on march 5th!
Mark this date and make sure you grab a copy of this great Trap classic.

Also make sure you get a FREE COPY of Keys N Krates “Lucid Dreams” EP, which is out on Dim Mak Records in collaboration with Trap-A-Holics. To get a free copy, click here.

Pre-order: You can pre-order the single on iTunes here.

Nezzo, Sound of Stereo & Acetronik Beatport DJ Charts

February 19, 2013 Tim Gauthier Blog, Music Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

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This week several Dim Mak artists got their Beatport Charts up in the celebration of their latest releases!
Newcomer Nezzo made a beatport chart for his release “Shadows” on Dim Mak Records, as well as Beatport Charts from Sound of Stereo with their release “Unicorn” and Acetronik‘s “All The Way” EP.

Beatport links:
Nezzo Beatport DJ Chart
Sound of Stereo Beatport DJ Chart
Acetronik Beatport DJ Chart

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Nezzo’s Shadow Chart

Track List

  1. Nezzo – Shadows Ft. Summer School & Ras
  2. Chris James & Arty – Together We Are
  3. GTA – Ai Novinha
  4. Syn Cole – April
  5. Zedd – Clarity Ft. Foxes (Tiesto Remix)
  6. Mord Fustang – Taito
  7. Justice – Helix (Gesaffelstein Vision Remix)
  8. Carl Louis Ft. Martin Danielle & CLMD – Falling Like Angels
  9. Sound of Stereo – Unicorn
  10. Miike Snow – Bavarian #1 (Dimitri Vangelis & Wyman Extended Mix)

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Sound of Stereo “Unicorn” Chart

Track List

  1. Sound of Stereo – Unicorn
  2. Mumbai Science – Impact
  3. Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike – Wakanda
  4. Clockwork – Tremor
  5. Sound of Stereo – Rhyno
  6. Modek – Up With Me
  7. SCNDL (Aus) – Gypsy
  8. Mord Fustang – Taito
  9. Clockwork – Hulk (Dillon Francis Remix)
  10. Sound of Stereo – TFA (Vakkuum Remix)

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Acetronik “All The Way” Chart

Track List

  1. Acetronik – All The Way Ft. Nina Sky
  2. Acetronik – Can You Feel It
  3. james Egbert – Legion
  4. Roma Pafos – Say Goodbye Ft. Sarkis Edwards (Relanium Remix)
  5. Flux Pavilion – The Scientist
  6. Clockwork – Surge Ft. Wynter Gordon
  7. Zeds Dead & Omar LinX – Cowboy (Congorock Remix)
  8. Acetronik – Monkey Do This
  9. Acetronik – Two Worlds
  10. TAI – Tailand (Peeking Duk Chili Bamboo Remix)

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This Wednesday in Las Vegas: Let Them Eat Cake Party!

February 19, 2013 Tim Gauthier Blog Tags: , , , , , , , ,

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This Wednesday there will be a special “Let Them Eat Cake” party in Las Vegas celebration of the very beloved cake. Vegas Baby! Cake, Vegas, Party… There really isn’t anything better!

There will be gift bags from Joyrich in collaboration with Dim Mak & The Cobrasnake, so please arrive early or you might miss out on these! To top it off, there will be an open bar! This party couldn’t really be any better.

There will be a competition entry with RSVP. To enter, email to: rsvpjoyrich@dimmak.com

Sounds will be provided by:
– Them Jeans
– Kay (LIVE)
– DJ Metric

Location: The Act at The Palazzo, Las Vegas
Doors open: 10PM
Age: 21+

For more info, click here.

Teaser: The Bloody Beetroots feat TAI & Bart B More “Spank”

February 12, 2013 Tim Gauthier Video Tags: , , , , , , ,

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The Bloody Beetroots is back with another big release on Ultra Records. After his latest release “Chronicle of a Fallen Love (Remixes)” this is guaranteed to be another big hit.

Sir Bob Cornelius Rifo presents “Spank” featuring TAI & Bart B More. Teaming up with ultra Electro House magnet TAI, who just released his new EP “Tailand” today on Dim Mak, and the well-acknowledged Dutch artist Bart B More, the release will be out on Ultra Records in March this year. The teaser has just been released and is available to watch below.

Holland Days with Jamal: SALVA

February 8, 2013 Tim Gauthier Interviews Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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We’re proud to present a new section on the Dim Mak blog called “Holland Days with Jamal”. In these weekly series our newest intern Jamal will interview various artists and at the same time learn a lot about the American culture and the Dim Mak family.

Jamal’s first interview is with Trap artist SALVA, who will be playing at the Steve Aoki x Grammy After Party. SALVA is mostly known for his legendary remix with RL Grime of Kanye West’s “Mercy”. To buy tickets for the Grammy After Party, click here.
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Interview

Hi Salva, how are you doing on this fine and sunny day?
Chillin out :)

Whats the meaning behind the Pope as your profile photo? Do you just love him that much?
Yeah I wanted to be the pope when I was a little kid… Haha for real though.

How did the process of the Mercy remix you did with RL Grime go?
I had the idea when I was in the studio at Power 106 when Big Sean premiered the original “Mercy”.. I was sitting there remembering that Madlib and Dilla used that reggae sample before. Brought RL in to do the track with me because we started working together recently, I remixed one of his tracks for Wedidit and I was always playing his stuff out… so we collabed on it and didn’t think too much about it.. Just had fun with it and it came out really good.

Did you think the remix would take off like it did? How much did it impact your life/career?
Yeah it’s helped get me a lot of exposure for sure..thankful for that.. just really helped me get in front of bigger crowds — been DJing all my life so it was a good platform to show kids what I do.

Are you still running around coloring the streets? If so where can we see some of your work?
No haha I don’t paint.

J Dilla’s birthday was today (February 7th). How important is he as a person to you?
Really big influence on all of us who were into golden era Hip Hop to modern underground stuff…his productions, his rap. He produced so many classics, if you were into Hip Hop at all the past 20 years — whether you know it or not you love Dilla’s music.

Don’t you just hate that remake of “Fright Night”?
Ha yeah it really wasn’t the best.. The OG is my fave though, of course.

Are we going to see you scratching during the Dim Mak Sundays night this Sunday February 10th?
A little bit maybe, I’ve been kinda forced into using CD-Js as of late, turntables are dissapearing accross the world!!! :(

Would you say that Bucharest, Romania is the best place to party? And why?
Kids just go really hard there, and the average party goer probably knows more about new electronic music than I do…they’re just really hungry for what’s next there for some reason.

How awesome was it when Pusha T came and did his verse over your remix during RBMA Culture Clash?
Yeah that was probably one of the best things that came out of doing the “Mercy” remix for sure.. He’s the illest man what can I say!! Pusha just shines on everybody.

What are the future releases on the Frite Nite label you’d like to tell us about?
We have really cool things popping, more underground style — for instance Jimmy Edgar and Adbourke remixes of The Starship Connection record we did last year, and an EP from Ana Sia that is really cracking tribal bass stuff.

Are you excited for your show this Sunday? Any surprises up your sleeve?
Probably no Pusha T this time hahaha (but maybe again soon).. nah I’m just gonna do me, I’ve wanted to come play Drai’s for a minute.. feel it’s gonna be a good platform to play some big rap songs and some banging dance tracks too. Very excited… and it’s GRAMMY’S NIGHT!!

For more info on the Steve Aoki X Dim Mak Grammy After Party, click here.
Follow Jamal on Twitter here.

The Kool Kids Interview Boys Noize

December 12, 2012 Tim Gauthier Music Tags: , , , ,

This Saturday December 15th Boys Noize is playing at The Palladium in LA. We from Dim Mak greatly support Alex Ridha a.k.a. Boys Noize; besides the fact that Boys Noize has contributed to the EDM as we know it, the German artist has played on Dim Mak events before. We even sold some exclusive Boys Noize shirts that you might recall. We would like you to check a recent interview our friends from The Kool Kids did with the man himself when he was playing in Amsterdam one month ago. The pictures that have been shot during this show are from Steve Aoki‘s personal photographer Kyle from Mr650.tv.

Click on the preview above to read the whole interview.

iTunes Dance – Spotlight on: Dim Mak

December 11, 2012 Tim Gauthier Music Tags: , , , , , ,

iTunes Spotlight selects yours truly, Dim Mak as its top choice for piquing your music interest. iTunes Spotlight has corralled our most recent releases featuring Steve Aoki “Its the End of the World As We Know It” EP, Proxy “Music From the Eastblock Jungles, Pt. 1″, Azari & III “Azari & III”, Dirtyphonics “DIRTY”, Killbot “Sound Surgery” EP and more. Check out our crowned section in iTunes Dance category: here.