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    The Best Songs of 2014

    2014 was an interesting year for electronic music. With so much resentment for EDM from critics and DJs alike, it made covering the scene very intriguing. That's not to say that mainstream, "easy" EDM wasn't being produced—something had to keep the lights on—but there was a lot of room for …
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    Drew Best Talks Eight Years of SMOG Ahead of Their Eighth Anniversary Party

    Los Angeles has grown into one of the main hotbeds for bass music in America, and a huge part of that is due to the efforts of the SMOG crew. Starting out as a club night in 2006, they turned into a record label that, as MTV put it, became a "pioneering incubator" for a number of bass music sounds. …
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    10 Things You Didn’t Know About Oliver Heldens

    Oliver Heldens' has had a remarkable year. For a producer who was relatively unknown this time last year, he's ascended up the EDM ranks pretty quickly for his sound, which helped push the new phase of "deep house," even though it's not solely deep house. That sounds confusing, but when you listen …
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    Holiday Gifts For the Producer In Your Life

    It’s that time of year again, where everyone is getting their shopping together for friends and family for the holidays. While everyone else is finding the awkward ties for Dad or that sweater two sizes too big for your lover, if you are a producer (like myself), this season can only really mean one …
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The Best Songs of 2014

2014 was an interesting year for electronic music. With so much resentment for EDM from critics and DJs alike, it made covering the scene very intriguing. That's not to say that mainstream, "easy" EDM wasn't being produced—something had to keep the lights on—but there was a lot of room for …
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