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Sam Wire Presents: Band Of Outsiders – Coming Soon To Dim Mak!

Tim Gauthier

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”, available on his official YouTube Page here.

Check back for more updates on Sam Wire, including the future release of “Band Of Outsiders” on Dim Mak Records early 2012.

Felix Cartal’s Weekend Workout No. 005 – Out Now!

Tim Gauthier

Felix Cartal is continuing on strong with his bi-weekly podcast series “Weekend Workout”, now available for download on Soundcloud and iTunes!

Weekend Workout: Episode 005 Tracklisting
01. Hardwell – Spaceman
02. Swedish House Mafia vs. Knife Party – Antidote (Tommy Trash Remix)
03. David Jones – Gigolo
04. Wolfgang Gartner – There and Back
05. Benny Benassi vs. Marshall Jefferson – Move Your Body 2012 (Dub)
06. Handbraekes – Callgurls
07. 2 Bears – Warm & Easy
08. J Trick & Jay Fay – Killswitch
09. Jacques Lu Cont – Reload
10. Modek – Willow
11. Felix Cartal – Domo
12. Clockwork – Squad Up
13. Tristan Garner – Raven
14. Moguai – MPire
15. Felix Cartal – Don’t Turn Off The Lights (Andy Dixon Remix)

Be sure to subscribe to Felix Cartal’s Twitter and Facebook page for all updates, new releases, exclusive downloads, and event information here:
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/felixcartal
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/felixcartal

Steve Aoki – Ladi Dadi (Angger Dimas Remix): Free Download!!

Tim Gauthier

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!

Grab your high-quality download, available below.

Dim Mak Records Nominated As “Best American Record Label”

Tim Gauthier

The International Dance Music Awards, or IDMA has nominated Dim Mak Records as the “Best American Record Label” for their 27th annual awards show:

“On behalf of the Winter Music Conference Directors and the IDMA Advisory Committee we are pleased to confirm your nomination for the 27th Annual International Dance Music Awards.

Dim Mak is nominated for:
Best American Record Label”

VOTING
Nominees are currently posted on the WMC website at: http://www.wintermusicconference.com/idmaballot/nominees/

The online voting Ballot is currently posted at: http://www.wintermusicconference.com/idmaballot/finalballot/

Voting ends March 1, 2012

THE 27TH ANNUAL IDMA’s:
As one of the most anticipated annual events on the global dance music calendar (and the only longstanding awards event dedicated to the dance and electronic music industry) the IDMAs generate over two million votes from music enthusiasts in 206 countries and territories to honor exceptional achievements in 57 award categories. The awards event is an industry program highlight at the center of the WMC week, one of the most anticipated gatherings on the music industry calendar assembling music professionals, artists, DJs and press from 70 countries. Another unique aspect of the IDMAs is the convergence of industry legends and emerging talent alike. As part of its mission statement to serve as a platform for the advancement of the industry, the IDMAs place particular emphasis on innovative artists and industry. As trends in the industry develop and change, the IDMA’s will continue to serve as an essential platform for career launching appearances.

Felix Cartal Teases “Domo” A Little Bit More…

Tim Gauthier

Felix Cartal’s followup single to “Don’t Turn On The Lights” has been floating with anticipation across the social media clouds for a few weeks now. With only partial edits being playing at Felix’s shows, the closest he’s come to playing the official track was in the “Domo Teaser Video“, uploaded earlier this week. Since most of you we’re cut-off at the drop, Felix has uploaded a longer snippet of the track, showing off it’s strength in this 1:30-minute preview:

Steve Aoki In Mexico, Live March 6th!

Tim Gauthier

Steve Aoki will be performing live in Mexico City, March 6th at the Jose Cuervo Salon. For more details on the event, visit the official Ticketmaster page here.

Excision & Die Antwoord Ticket Giveaway, Live at Club Nokia!

Tim Gauthier

 

 
 

 

Dim Mak has a new round of ticket giveaways for some amazing upcoming events surrounding Los Angeles! Both Excision and Die Antwoord will be performing live at Club Nokia, and we have your passes to each event!

Entry is simple — Any purchase to an upcoming Dim Mak Event, whether it be at Drai’s or Dim Mak Studios, will be given one ticket to either Excision or Die Antwoord, you choose.

Upcoming Events at Dim Mak Studios:
– 2/07: Iggy Azalea, Chuck English, Brenmar
– 2/14: Digitalism
– 2/21: Doorly, Big Chocolate, Helicopter Showdown, EOS
– 2/28: Dillon Francis, The Partysquad, DirtyRock
– 3/20: Yelle, Sinden, Bonaparte

Upcoming Events at Drais:
– 2/05: Drop The Lime, Samosoundboy

Make your purchase for any Dim Mak event here

The Giveaways:
– Excision: Feb. 11th, Club Nokia
– Die Antwoord: Feb. 22nd, Club Nokia

IMPORTANT:
To guarantee your Free Ticket, you must e-mail contest@dimmak.com with proof of your Dim Mak Event purchase. Please include the show you must to attend. Tickets will be given away on a 1:1 basis*; If you purchase 1 ticket to Drais or Dim Mak Studios, you will be given 1 ticket.

*Limit of 2 giveaway tickets will be provided per person/transaction

Felix Cartal – Domo (Official Teaser)

Tim Gauthier

Felix Cartal relinquishes a partial clip to his Number 2 single off the coming LP, “Different Faces”. A few weeks prior, Felix asked his fans to send in a 5-second video clip screaming “Domo”! Thanks to all the awesome submissions, you are now focal point to the teaser premiere to the upcoming single, out for release on Beatport February 7th, 2012.

Felix Cartal Official Links:
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/felixcartal (@felixcartal)
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/felixcartal
Soundcloud: http://www.soundcloud.com/felixcartal
Website: http://www.felixcartal.com

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– Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/dimmakrecs
– Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/#!/dimmakrecs
– Website: http://www.dimmak.com

Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel here:
http://www.youtube.com/user/dimmakrecords

Deadmeat Tour T-Shirt Remix Contest: The Entries Are In, Vote Now!

Tim Gauthier

After the submission close for Steve’s ‘Beard Tee Remix Contest’, we counted over 100+ amazing entries! From January 25th through the 31st, we’re allowing the public to vote on their favorite t-shirt entry, crowning the winner with the official People’s Choice Award:

The two highest voted artists will each receive:
• Two tickets to a Steve Aoki concert date nearest to their location (travel and accommodation not provided)
• Exposure for their design which will be featured on Steve Aoki’s Facebook page
• One pair of Sol Republic headphones
• An exclusive Dim Mak merchandise package (including a Dim Mak t-shirt, a copy of ‘Wonderland’ and assorted stickers)

The winners of both Steve’s Choice and the People’s Choice will be finalized on the 31st, with an announcement to the winning submissions on February 15th.

… And good luck to all our entries! We’re blown away with all you’re creativity!!

Steve Aoki – Ladi Dadi (Remixes) | Out Now!

Tim Gauthier

Buy: Steve Aoki – Ladi Dadi (Remixes)


Steve Aoki – Ladi Dadi (Part II) feat. Wynter Gordon (Remixes)
 
Steve Aoki continues to make waves with his next musical offering: a fantastic selection of remixes by Autoerotique, Angger Dimas, Tommy Trash and Pixel Cheese for his latest single “Ladi Dadi” featuring Wynter Gordon from his debut artist album WONDERLAND.

Available now through Ultra Music/Dim Mak, the five remixes run the gamut of tricked out to powerfully progressive. Check out a sampling above.


 

For more info on Steve Aoki visit his webpage here.

Steve Aoki’s “Wonderland” Available To Stream On MuchMusic.com

Tim Gauthier

MuchMusic.com has launched a full-album stream of Steve Aoki’s “Wonderland” release on their website, featuring all 13 of the iTunes ‘top-charted’ tracks. If you have yet to purchase your copy, this is a perfect way to preview what’s in store on “Wonderland”.

What Headphones Are The Stars Using? Business Inside Reports On Steve Aoki & SOL Republic

Tim Gauthier

The ever-popular Business Insider Magazine reports on some of the latest headphone trends, referencing Steve Aoki (Dim Mak Records), Justin Miller (DFA), and RZA (of Wu-Tang Clan), amongst others, on what they prefer to have on stage and in the studio:

“Over the ear DJ style headphones have become must have gadgets as well as a personal fashion statement. Major label hip hop artists like Dr. Dre, Ludacris, and 50 cent coming out with their own line of headphones and displaying them at technology conventions like CES. We wondered about the quality of all of these DJ style, over the ear headphones that are coming out.”