Tag Archives: house

LA’s Clinic Wednesdays Start off 2016 with Strong Line-Ups

If you’re in Los Angeles and follow the local house and techno scene you’ve undoubtedly heard of the Clinic Wednesdays parties at Couture in Hollywood. Tomorrow, they start off a packed two-month line-up with their their 2 Year Anniversary celebration featuring Vatos Locos’ Hector. Coming up in the following 7 weeks is a roster of […]

Minimal Effort Hits All The Right Notes on NYE

With plenty of New Year’s Eve party options to choose from in LA, local promoters Underrated Presents aimed to deliver big with the second edition of their Minimal Effort NYE production. Strong off of a successful Halloween shindig at the Belasco Theater, Underrated returned to the downtown venue this past Thursday with a massive line-up […]

AN UNDERGROUND OASIS AT SPRING AWAKENING MUSIC FESTIVAL

Chicago may very well be the birthplace of House music, but it is no secret that the biggest dance music festival in the city largely caters to a predominantly EDM crowd. Spring Awakening Music Festival, as we know it, launched at Soldier Field as a two-day festival in June of 2012 with a line-up that saw Skrillex […]

Oliver Dollar on Movement Detroit and the launch of his new label: Industry Standard

It has been a week since I came back from Movement Electronic Music Festival and the PMD (Post Movement Depression) is still very real. One of Sunday’s highlights was Oliver Dollar’s set at the Movement Main Stage smack in the middle of that sunny afternoon – the perfect dose of house to get the day started. Featuring […]

Festival Review – Movement Detroit 2015

As it is now tradition for tens of thousands  in the U.S. and beyond, this past Memorial Day Weekend we made the pilgrimage to the birth place of techno for Movement Electronic Music Festival – a three day homage to the city of Detroit and the music it founded and helped shape throughout the years. Before […]

How To Survive WMC Without Breaking The Bank

Every year dance music fans weigh in on the pros and cons of attending Winter Music Conference in Miami, paying particular attention to how costly the trip can be. After making the trek to Miami for 8 separate WMCs over the span of 12 years, we decided to skip the usual recap and instead give […]

Our Chicago Thanksgiving Marathon

In Chicago, the birth-place of House Music, the extended Thanksgiving weekend is a time where thousands are thankful for life, health, family and friends, but also for the gift of dance music. It is no secret in this city that while the day time may be filled with extended meals, early Christmas shopping and a […]