Megan Sutherland Selects The Best Halloween Events For Los Angeles

Megan Sutherland's Halloween Event Picks For Los Angeles BOO! My bad, didn’t mean to scare you. I meant it in the endearing pet name way the rappers do. Halloween may be a commercial fiasco of soaring bite size snickers bar sales and slutty girls with (insert random animal ears and call it a costume) scapegoats, however it happens to be most peoples favorite holiday. Perhaps this is because it’s a time of year when one can portray a persona and play dress up (unless you are a drag queen like most of my my friends and every day is dress up). This Hallow’s eve L.A...

Top Tropical House / Chill Music Week 44 – ­ New Electronic Music

Top Tropical House / Chill Music Week 44 - ­ New Electronic Music Welcome...to your best nightmare. It’s Halloween weekend and we’re getting possessed in paradise, unleashing nightcrawlers to get your spine tinglin and whole body shakin. The Kyghosts and Thomas Jack-O-Lanterns are boo-ming spooky sounds out the speakers and this haunted beach house is full of tricks and treats to get you dancing with the devil all night long. This week we’re letting the spirits take over the chart and play us some freaky goosebumpin beats. I’ve split this playlist in half (with a chainsaw) and separated the...

Lunoe, Tokimonsta & More Talk Combating Sexism In The Music Industry

Lunoe, Tokimonsta & More Talk Combating Sexism In The Music Biz Lunoe, Tokimonsta & More Talk Combating Sexism In The Music Industry Women artists are grossly under represented in EDM culture-- no question about that.  The big question lies in what we can do to help increase the representation? One of the best ways to get this information is to go to the source- the female producers and DJs that have made it. Our friends over at the Fader did exactly that, talking to artists like like Tokimonsta, Anna Lunoe, Nightwave, and Fatima Al Qadiri. Here is how they think we can change things:...

Calvin Harris Motion Tour Hitting The East Coast This Weekend

Calvin Harris Motion Tour Hitting The East Coast This Weekend To celebrate the release of Calvin Harris’ new album Motion, which will be released November 4, the “Motion Listening Tour” will kick off tomorrow in Boston. Fans are invited into the glass listening space of a Calvin Harris-branded truck to hear brand new music from Motion, which features guests including Gwen Stefani, Ellie Goulding, HAIM, John Newman, Big Sean and more. For more details, including how fans can follow the “Motion Listening Tour” and share photos of the truck using #CALVINMOTION, click...

Docs Reveal How People Got Tickets To Burning Man 2014 After It Was Sold Out

2014-10-donation-tickets Here's How People Got Tickets To Burning Man 2014 After It Was Sold Out Burning Man 2014 sold out back in February. But somehow, there was an influx of attendees (mainly those in Commodification Camps) that were able to secure tickets after the fact. Commodification Camps are essentially VIP areas with plush accommodations- from lodging to waitstaff, that are usually off limits to the average Burner. Well, the people at Burners.me are reporting that while Burning Man organizers were refusing to disclose how these extra tickets...

[Event Recap] Tiga Takes Verboten NYC

[Event Recap] Tiga Takes Verboten NYC Verboten is German for "forbidden." This is in part a reference to the Brooklyn club's emphasis on booking underground DJ talent. Putting the club's underground tastes aside for a minute, though, Verboten cultivates a vibe that is the opposite of forbidden. When I attended a few weeks back to see Tiga commandeer the decks, I found that Verboten has one of the most accessible yet thrilling dancefloors and crowds that the NYC electronic music scene has to offer. When I arrived at the club, Till Von Sein was on the decks in the main...

Top Nu-Disco & Indie Dance Chart [Week #44]

WLFE-500x500 Pumpkin carving is in full swing, outfits are ready, and the party is already getting started across this fair nation. Come Saturday morning, you are either going to have some amazing memories or some regrets you’ll start drinking right away to forget. In any event, here is our Top Nu-Disco & Indie Dance picks that will get you to the right place of funked out sexy vibes to guarantee you’ve got a good start for wherever your weekend’s halloween ambitions may take you/ View Previous Chart 1. “Festival Erotica” Wolf + Lamb...

Pre-Halloween Celebration Tonight with Lee Burridge & Hoj

Burridge Halloween may be tomorrow but Sound Nightclub in Hollywood is ready to get the party started one day early.  To celebrate the festivities, they've invited the prolific Lee Burridge along with the man simply known as Hoj who will surely set the stage for him. Follow Lee Burridge on Facebook | Twitter Follow Hoj on Facebook | Twitter  Limited $20 tickets are still available via Wantickets Thursday, October 30th 10pm – 3am 21+ w/ ID Sound Nightclub 1642 N Las Palms Ave Hollywood, CA 90028 Table...

Free Download: RL Grime Halloween Mix 2014

Free Download: RL Grime Halloween Mix 2014 The thrid time you do something, it becomes a tradtion, so this year a new tradition is born- The RL Grime Halloween Mix. Yessir, now in it's third year, RL Grime has just dropped his annual blend of ghostly fright music, perfect for this Halloween. RL Grime always comes correct on these things, and this year seems to be no exception. With tracks from Hudson Mohawke, Gesaffelstein, Mr. Carmack and Grime himself - along with a scary intro from RL Stein, it's a pretty haunted affair. RL Grime Halloween Mix 2014...

Calling All Emerging EDM Artists: The New MAGNETIC x WAVO Undiscovered Chart – Open For Submissions

Calling All Emerging Artists: The New MAGNETIC x WAVO Undiscovered Chart – Open For Submissions Calling All Emerging EDM Artists: The New MAGNETIC x WAVO Undiscovered Chart – Open For Submissions. Everyday we get over 100 submissions from new artists trying to get their music heard and get some press. Unfortunately it’s next to impossible to field all fo these requests so we have teamed up with WAVO.me to help refine this process and give you a better chance of being heard, charted and covered. Getting on to Magnetic Magazine means your music will be heard by a worldwide audience that includes promoters, labels, agents...

Spotlight: Simon Field “Gravity” Featuring Easton Davis

Spotlight: Simon Field "Gravity" Featuring Easton Davis After multiple successful remixes and releases on ULTRA and SONY MUSIC among others, Norwegian House/Electronic artist Simon Field has just dropped a new single. It's a house music track cakked "Gravity", and features the voice of London'er Easton Davis. It pulls from the roots of house music, with a heavy vocal presence. The track is already picking up attention among tastemakers, being picked up by National radio in Norway NRK MP3 as well as being featured on several DJ shows. Simon Field (aka Simen Fjeld) is an award...

Who Is Going To Beat deadmau5′ Ass First?

Who Is Going To Beat deadmau5' Ass First? So we figured we'd take advantage of deadmau5' "cooling off" on twitter to ask you all a question, who is going to beat deadmau5' ass first?     Yes, we all know about his antics on social media. This has earned him the title of the "king of trolls'. The problem is at one point those that hath been trollethed may want a little revenge, and sometimes that cometh in the form of an ass beating. Don't get it twisted, we are strong proponents of non-violence and kumbaya and shit, but we also are aware that sometimes...

UK Study Finds Tough Laws Don’t Deter Drug Use; Conservatives Try To Supress Results

drugs, uk, mdma, dancesafe, molly, 420 UK  Study Finds Tough Laws Don't Deter Drug Use- A new study commissioned by the UK Government has determined that stricter penalties for drugs  does not stop recreational users from using drugs. According to the Guardian, the study found "there is no evidence that tough enforcement of the drug laws on personal possession leads to lower levels of drug use, according to the UK government’s first evidence-based study." They go on to write "Examining international drug laws, the groundbreaking Home Office document brings to an...