“Music is the Sound of Truth”: An Interview with Burning Man Legend, Random Rab

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Last week, I got the rare chance to interview Random Rab on his way to Envision Festival in Costa Rica. Known as a legend in the Burning Man community, Rab has played shows all over the world including the Great Pyramids of Egypt and local shows like Lightning in a Bottle Music Festival. The down-to-earth…

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X5IGHT Drops New Remix “Closer” Ft. Tegan and Sara Today

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The Chicago-based duo, X5IGHT, has just finished a brand new remix for free download! Following the success of their rendition of “Make It Rain” by Travis Porter, X5IGHT continues their hot streak with the release of their adaptation of “Closer”.  The remix provides a melodic, euphoric take on the easily recognizable vocals by Tegan and…

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ill-esha Drops Second EP, Open Heart Surgery

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ill-esha, or Elysha Zaide as she was born, is one of those artists you should know because she has been an all-around pioneer on her own wave, pushing glitch-hop to its limits. She started producing in her teens, focusing on house, and also as a drum & bass vocalist. Her new album, Open Heart Surgery…

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[Exclusive Interview] Italobrothers: The Italo-style Sensation

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In 2005, the German producer team Zacharias Adrian and Matthias Metten felt that they had to pool together their energy, talent and passion. After two long years of hard, experimental work in the studio, they founded their own dance act, heavily influenced by their “Italo-Style,” going on to name themselves ItaloBrothers! The first release to…

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Mystery Skulls Kills it at the Griffin

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After overcoming some minor technical issues, Mystery Skulls delivered a strong performance at the Griffin in San Diego last Wednesday. I had never been to the Griffin before, but the place is absolutely great. A small venue outside of Downtown San Diego, the first room looks like a really laid-back dive bar, with shuffle board…

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3 Alternative Festivals for the Same Price as Coachella

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Every year, Coachella Music Festival brings more and more people from around the world to experience music from some of the biggest artists of the year. However, as more Californians, celebrities and global travelers attend the festival (which is now two weekends in April), the ticket prices keep getting steeper. This year’s price averaged between $400…

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