Psy-Trance: Taking a Trip Down the Rabbit Hole

Trance is a huge genre of electronic music. Constantly evolving, several sub-genres have emerged since its beginnings in the 1990s. Psychedelic trance (“psy-trance” or “Goa” for short) is one such…

How to Hack beatport: Buy Your Way into the Top 10

The Beginning The dance music industry had no idea yet, but it was experiencing a radical change in early 2004 with the launch of small online music store called Beatport…

Ultra Miami 2014 – Artists You Need To See

ULTRA MIAMI 2014 Recently I was going back through all the articles I have written in the past nine months with OTB and stumbled upon my very first article, EDC…

International Discotheque Adventures: 002

Le Vu’ Discotheque Lately I have been on a real tear of enjoying the more chic discotheque scene.  I previously wrote an article on Audio SF (Formerly known as Audio…

The New Adventures of Old Sia

Sia – that name rings a bell, correct? Possibly because you have heard of her collaboration with David Guetta on his famous pop anthem “Titanium.” However, before entering (*disclaimer* this…

5 Reasons Why EDM Makes the Perfect Valentine

February 14th means either two things for people. For the lucky ones, it’s a day that we’re forced to show affection with items that will just go to waste, like…

9 EDM Artists Fighting Against the Mainstream

There’s a revolution coming… In a world run by big room drops, tracks designed to sell, and artists selling out for big bucks, a few artists have taken the stand…

The Mansion Meltdown & Deadmau5 2.0

Deadmau5 is depressed..at least…disappointed with the EDM scene. Is he not producing subjectively great music anymore? Worried his “fans” only actually enjoy whatever tracks are popular? One thing Deadmau5 advocates…

Too Poor to Feed Your EDM Addiction? Read This.

Let’s face it. Most American based EDM fanatics watch the Tomorrowland or Holy Ship videos and go, “next year I’m DEFINITELY going.” Be real here people…