Get to know your Desert Hearts: Mikey Lion & Andreas Henneberg – EDM All Day
Apr23

Get to know your Desert Hearts: Mikey Lion & Andreas Henneberg – EDM All Day

It’s hard to believe that Desert Hearts is already crossing into its fifth birthday. The Southern Californian transformational brand has grown from a humble, grassroots gathering into a veritable institution over its half-decade of existence, and only continues to thrive with its City Hearts offshoots. Now, Mikey, Lee, Marbs, and Pork Chop are celebrating their brainchild’s birthday in the most extravagant of fashions,...

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NMF Roundup: CID reworks a 1979 hit, Floss goes hip hop
Apr21

NMF Roundup: CID reworks a 1979 hit, Floss goes hip hop

The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed. Jay Hardway & The Him put together a musical puzzle on “Jigsaw,” a new single that embodies summer in its sound. CID and Greg Bahary percussively rework The Flying Lizards’ 1979 hit single, “Money.”...

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Nas Drops 'Illmatic: Live From the Kennedy Center' [STREAM]
Apr21

Nas Drops 'Illmatic: Live From the Kennedy Center' [STREAM]

Back in 2014, Nas performed his classic debut album, Illmatic live at the Kennedy Center in DC, accompanied by the National Symphony Orchestra. It was a groundbreaking moment, not just for the celebrated MC but for all of hip-hop. Now, in honor of the 24th anniversary of the hip-hop staple, the rapper has released the live version of the album, llmatic: Live From The Kennedy Center. If you missed the chance to witness the momentous...

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Calvin Harris sued by California tenant
Apr20

Calvin Harris sued by California tenant

Suffice to say, this is not “what he came for.” The renter of Calvin Harris’ Sunset Strip home in West Hollywood filed a lawsuit against the producer and alleges that the property had a number of faults, including issues with hot water and heating, broken doors, and, ironically, a sound system that didn’t work. The tenant, Harry Moscatel, leased the residence for $35,000 a month, after putting down a $70,000 security...

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Nas Celebrates the 24th Anniversary of 'Illmatic' [PHOTO]
Apr20

Nas Celebrates the 24th Anniversary of 'Illmatic' [PHOTO]

Nas released one of the most iconic albums in hip-hop — Illmatic, 24 years ago. The 10-song collection showcased a picturesque view of the gritty streets of New York through the eyes of a young Nasir Jones. Illmatic was Nas's coming of age album. His intricate lyricism showed that he was wise well beyond his 18 years of age, while veteran hitmakers DJ Premier, Large Professor, Q-Tip, Pete Rock and L.E.S., delivered...

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