Category: People


Tiesto Lands Billboard Cover and Headlines Electric Zoo

Tiesto’s marches into the U.S. mainstream, appearing on the cover of Billboard and headlining Electric Zoo.

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Richie Hawtin NAMM interview by DJ Tech Tools on the future of DJing

DJ Tech Tools interviews pioneering Techno DJ producer, Richie Hawtin, on the future of DJing and the standardization of digital DJ tools.

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Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Rap 20-years of Hip Hop History

Justin Timberlake appeared on Jimmy Fallon's show to plug the movie, Social Network. After reminiscing a bit about Timberlake's knowledge of Hip Hop, Fallon and the former NSYNC star turned actor, took to the stage with the show's house band, The Root's providing the beats as a backdrop to a Fallon/Timberlake rendition of classic Hip Hop songs.

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Ibiza’s Kanya Bar resident Jon Allegro

We put an APB out for mixes and got this one from Ibiza's Kanya Bar resident, Jon Allegro. From the intro, we concluded it was a featured mix on Judge Jules BBC Radio 1 program. Jules has been banging Allegro's Jack Jones track, which is out now on Stylus Recordings.

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David Guetta talks about his involvement with DJ Hero

In this viral video, Europe's top House music DJ, David Guetta discusses his involvement with Activision's DJ Hero franchise. Get DJ Hero for Christmas for your aspiring DJ.

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Rakim Ready To Release 'The Seventh Seal'

“The Seventh Seal,” the long-anticipated album by rap legend Rakim, is slated for release in the fall, Billboard has learned exclusively. The project’s first single, “Holy Are You,” will drop July 28.

Lady GaGa Makes Mainstream Top 40 History

Lady GaGa becomes just the third artist in the 16-year history of the Mainstream Top 40 airplay chart to collect three No. 1 songs from a debut album.

Celebrate the life of Octavia St. Laurent at Bar 13 – Thursday, June 25

Daryl Marcus' presents GROOVY at Bar 13. Tonight's event is a fundraiser to benefit the familes of Octavia Saint Laurent a fixture in the house music scene for over 20 years. Octavia passed away on May 17, 2009. As far as we're aware, no details have surfaced as to the cause of death.

The event showcases 20 different Guest DJs on 3 floors of music from house to hip hop. There will be surprise vocal performances all night on the Bar 13 rooftop (moved inside if it rains). DJs Jellybean Benitez and Hex Hector wlil be spinning with Andre Collins of The Warehouse and Better Days. More surprise DJs are in the works, but no news yet from the Daryl on who those will be. I guess you should show up to find out. Work!

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James Zabiela scratching @ Studio K (Miami WMC 2009)

Another video curated from the YouTube archive sees one James Zabiela cutting it up at Studio K during this year's Winter Music Conference. Check it out. We thought it was hot!

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Axwell Video Postcard from WMC 2009

Axwell produced this video postcard from WMC 2009. The audio sounds really nice! Love Axwell's tracks, which you can check out on MySpace. He's definitely come on the scene in a big way.

His most recent, "Leave The World Behind," is blowing up worldwide.

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