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Interview: Dubfire

From global success in the commercial domain, to equal accomplishments within the underground scene, Dubfire (aka Ali Shirazinia) is an artist whose drive, talent and intuition have placed him in the top tier of electronic music artists in the world. He maintains this position within the industry with an unrelenting work ethic and a determination to innovate, evolve, and entertain. Whether it’s his involvement with Deep Dish, his solo performances at an extensive list of the world’s most influential clubs and festivals, his dubfire:live HYBRID show, running his label SCI+TEC, or simply his exploration of audio and visual technology, Dubfire ... Read more

Interview: John Digweed

With a career built purely on substance, perseverance, and talent, John Digweed has become one of the planet’s finest DJs and all around dance music icons over a three decade career. From ethereal, swirling cinematic soundscapes to energy-infused bass-bothering tech growlers, there’s nothing quite like being locked into a John Digweed set, of which many have been heard in every corner, and on every respectable dancefloor, across the globe. But there is more to John than just DJ, as his seminal Bedrock brand can attest. A record label, event series, co-production alias alongside Nick Muir, and promotion company, Bedrock has ... Read more

Pete Tong Calls For Global Appreciation Of Electronic Music Legacy

Last Friday, 10 April 2015, veteran DJ and host of long-running dance music radio programme The Essential Mix (amongst others), Pete Tong, penned an interesting opinion editorial in Billboard magazine.  In it, Tong (writing for a primarily American audience) highlighted the rapid rise of Electronic Music, particularly within a “mainstream” acceptance context. With that, Tong also points out how the scene is quintessential toward the millennial generation’s accessibility to technology, digitization, and (perhaps, most importantly) global interconnectivity.  Furthermore, the question was raised: What will the newfound global popularity of Electronic Music ultimately leave behind, beyond simply the music and events? Pete ... Read more