Category Archives: FILM + TV

Gareth Emery on the Under the Electric Sky Experience

LOVEvolution After Party Featuring Moby - Oakland, California Having EDC withdrawals?  Well Insomniac has the cure for you.  Relive Electric Daisy Carnival 2013 with Under the Electric Sky in 3D.  Follow the journey of six individuals in the Las Vegas desert as they venture into the largest music festival in America.  The DJs, the lights, the fireworks, the performance artists, the massive art installations – it’s all there on the big screen, in 3D. Gareth Emery recently got a chance to see the film and shared his thoughts on the experience: “It’s an amazing movie. I knew I was...

Superstar DJs With Annie Mac: New 6 Part Documentary

Annie Mac Presents New DJ Documentary Series Superstar DJs With Annie Mac: New 6 Part Documentary Our favorite Irish badass, Annie Mac has announced her newest project -- a series of 6 x 30 minute documentaries with some EDM cultures current superstars. The series, Superstar DJs With Annie Mac is scheduled to begin on June 25th and will run until July 30th. You can expect to see Tiesto, Seth Troxler, Disclosure, Fat Boy Slim & Diplo on the series, and a very special final episode covering DJ culture in all its glory. Annie Mac explains the vision behind the series... "In...

SoundClash – A New VH1 TV Show Hosted By Diplo

"Soundclash" - A New VH1 TV Show Hosted By Diplo   "Soundclash" - A New VH1 TV Show Hosted By Diplo, Produced By Questlove Hollywood news site Variety is reporting that EDM culture DJ/producer Diplo will host "SoundClash", a new show that will air on VH1 and Padilla Networks this summer. The show, which has The Roots co-founder and drummer Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson as the executive producer, will feature diverse music acts together on one stage to perform both hits and new collaborations in front of a live studio audience. The premiere episode will feature Fall Out...

‘Under The Electric Sky” Brings You EDC In 3D

'Under The Electric Sky" Brings You EDC In 3D Insomniac just announced their plans to bring the Electric Daisy Carnival to a theatre near you with Under the Electric Sky, an immersive 3D documentary.  Under the Electric Sky will explore the world of the Electric Daisy Carnival through the eyes of six different groups at EDC 2013 in Las Vegas.  Their stories will be paired with performances from Afrojack, Above & Beyond, Armin Van Buuren, Avicii, Hardwell and Tiësto.  Along with these performances, Kaskade was brought on to create the musical score to accompany the film.  The...

Premiere: Off The Grid, Featuring Gareth Emery- Episode Four

Premiere: Off The Grid, Featuring Gareth Emery- Episode Four We’ve teamed up with Complex TV once again to bring you a new six part mini-series called Off The Grid. The show documents what happens when EDM DJ/producer Gareth Emery, steps out of his urban music studio comfort zone and into a distant and remote location with only a small mobile studio set-up to produce a new electronic music track inspired by his natural surroundings. In this episode: Joshua Tree offers many off the beaten path destinations awaiting discovery and the once upon a time treasure trove known as Lost Horse Mine,...

How To Tell If You’re A Basic B*tch

How To Tell If You're A Basic B*tch Making Complex's 'Best Video On The Internet' yesterday was "How To Tell If You're a Basic Bitch". Scoop your bagels? Scented Candles? Sweatpants with word 'Sexy' on the butt? Borrow Some Ugg Boots? Foot tattoo of your astrological sign? Watch "Say Yes To The Dress"? Listen To Calvin Harris? U Basic. Source: College Humor via Complex You Also Might...

Premiere: “Off The Grid” Featuring Gareth Emery, Episode Three

Premiere: "Off The Grid" Featuring Gareth Emery, Episode Three We’ve teamed up with Complex TV once again to bring you a new six part mini-series called Off The Grid. The show documents what happens when EDM DJ/producer Gareth Emery, steps out of his urban music studio comfort zone and into a distant and remote location with only a small mobile studio set-up to produce a new electronic music track inspired by his natural surroundings. The nightmarish death and decay juxtaposed with the dreamlike euphoric beauty of the deserted Salton Sea proves to be a stimulating and uplifting mis en scène for...

Watch The Premiere Episode Of “Off The Grid” Featuring Gareth Emery

Watch The Premiere Episode Of "Off The Grid" Featuring Gareth Emery We’ve teamed up with Complex TV once again to bring you a new six part mini-series called Off The Grid. The show documents what happens when EDM DJ/producer Gareth Emery, steps out of his urban music studio comfort zone and into a distant and remote location with only a small mobile studio set-up to produce a new electronic music track inspired by his natural surroundings. In this first episode, we meet up with Gareth Emery in a slick and spacious, top-notch Los Angeles music studio as he readies himself before embarking on a one of a...

The Wolf Of Wall Street ‘Chest Thump’ Gets A New Electronic Music Remix

The Wolf Of Wall Street 'Chest Thump' Gets A New Electronic Music Remix One of the several memorable scenes of the Martin Scorsese's Wolf Of Wall Street is Matthew McConaughey's 'chest thumping' scene. And it looks like the Eclectic Method have just put a beat behind it and turned it into a new electronic music track. MAGNETIC RECOMMENDS:  11 People You Don't Want To Meet At A Rave Complete with a DiCaprio "Motherfucker" loop and an untzy snare, we bet there's probably some IRL bro on Wall Street that will request it this weekend. Any takers? You Also Might...

What Would Your Mom Say About Your Behavior At Music Festivals? – EDM Culture

What Would Your Mom Say About Your Behavior At Music Festivals? - EDM Culture Making out with strangers, peeing in public, mooning the camera, mocking others and generally losing all sense of dignity- Is this really what going to EDM culture festivals is all about? Let's hope not! But as always, there's usually some sort of unscrupulous noob there to ruin good times for all. WATCH: Hipsters Posing For Video Thinking It's Photos If that's you, the BBC is calling you out, kinda. They've just launched a new show called "Festivals, Sex and Suspicious Parents" and it's basically a camera crew that follows...

Swedish House Mafia’s “Leave The World Behind” Advance Screening Tickets Now On Sale

Swedish House Mafia's "Leave The World Behind" Advance Screening Tickets Now On Sale Get ready to capture the final moments of EDM culture's music sensation Swedish House Mafia in the most anticipated music documentary of the year. On Wednesday, February 26th, fans will have the opportunity to purchase tickets for special advance preview screenings in New York and Los Angeles via www.leavetheworldbehind.com. Leave The World Behind follows Swedish House Mafia as they complete their "One Last Tour," the largest worldwide electronic music tour in history with over 1,000,000 tickets sold worldwide in just one week. Director...

EDM Culture: 7 More Of The Best Uses Of EDM In A Film – Readers’ Choice Edition

EDM Culture: 7 More Of the Best Uses Of EDM In A Film - Readers' Choice Edition Early last month, we ran a piece that highlighted some of the best uses of EDM in a film scene. We got a great response, as well as some great additional choices from our readers. We decided to put our readers selections in a list below. One reader, Marco, even gave us three great selections (he actually gave us four but anything from Hackers is just way to corny and hipster ironic for us- sorry bud). MAGNETIC RECOMMENDS: 7 Of The Best Uses Of EDM In A Film There's definitely a wide selection of films included, some a little more...