Tag: We Are Your Friends

The 10 Biggest Surprises, Scandals, And Moments Of Dance Music 2015

This is one of those end of year lists that may not conveniently fit in any singular category. The following ten events, in our opinion, highlighted this year in dance music, each representing a different aspect of what we hope to provide you: a broad spectrum of what underground dance music culture is, what it symbolizes, and what it is capable of. From micro to macro, local to global, our list is not a real ranking of sorts (yes, it is numbered…a formality really, aside from the overwhelming importance of the top spot). From the lifting of antiquated laws to the stimulation ... Read more

We Are Your Friends Is A Historic Hollywood Flop

Over the weekend, the Zac Efron-starring EDM romp We Are Your Friends opened Internationally. Though reviews have not been crushing to the film, the box office has, with the film having garnered the worst box office opening of all time for a film opening in 2000+ (US) theaters. With a $1.8 million weekend haul over some 2.3K US cinemas, We Are Your Friends has carved itself a place in Hollywood lore. The film, about a young DJ trying to break into the EDM scene and become a music producer, is described as a “passion project” for its star Efron with Warner ... Read more

We Are Your Friends, The Accurate Trailer

The first movie focusing on the EDM scene, starring Zac Efron, just got a little more authentic with this hilarious trailer recut. We already talked about how Hollywood thinks about the Electronic Music and since the announcement of ‘We Are Your Friends’ it seemed like the movie industry realised how much potential the $20 billion industry has. But while there are many great stories about the scene, Hollywood picked one up that seems rather dull on the first look. See also: So, What Does Hollywood Think About Electronic Music Anyway? The movie, named after the Justice track, is a romantic drama about the EDM and Hollywood nightlife scene, starring Zac Efron, ... Read more