Artist Spotlight: GTA

Artist Spotlight: GTA

After meeting virtually through a mutual friend back in 2010, Miami-based duo, Julio Mejia and Matt Toth, connected over their shared love of System of a Down and became production partners. Their first studio session yielded them attention from world renowned DJ, Afrojack, who wanted to release their first single, “It’s Time,” on his label, Wall Recordings. Since then, they’ve toured with Rihanna, Calvin Harris and Tiesto and performed at…

SLE Fourth of July Events

SLE Fourth of July Events

Fourth of July :: Weekend Rundown The same question arises almost every year when July rolls around:“What should we do for the Fourth?” Most of the time it’s always the same answer, “I don’t know.”  There are plenty of festive opportunities you can partake in like BBQs, pool parties, firework shows or even bail out of town in general. However, this weekend we have plenty of events that will help…

Botnek Interview + Guest List Link

Botnek Interview + Guest List Link

DJ/ Producer duo, Botnek, is coming to Māyā Day & Nightclub TONIGHT! We had the chance to catch up with them and ask them a few questions. 1. Who was your greatest inspiration when you were first coming up in the industry & who do you draw inspiration from in the more recent years? When we were first starting we were really inspired by the Prodigy, and these days we…

Artist Spotlight: Kyau & Albert

Artist Spotlight: Kyau & Albert

Ralph Kyau and Steven Moebius Albert are better known as the German duo, Kyau & Albert. The two first started producing music together back in 1995 when they found out they have similar musical tastes, and they don’t plan to stop producing anytime soon. In 1996, they released their first single ‘Let Me In,’ which jump started their careers. A year after the success of their first release, they established…

Artist Spotlight: Vanilla Spice

Artist Spotlight: Vanilla Spice

Vanilla Spice is not just your run-of-the-mill 90s tribute band (if you can believe that 90s tribute bands have become the norm). This eight piece group offers dynamic performances of everyone’s favorite jams from the days of Tupac, Notorious B.I.G. and of course Vanilla Ice. The group formed in 2013 and made their official debut this past January. Vanilla Spice is comprised of DJ Prince Paul (Paul Nazzaro), vocalists Queen…

Artist Spotlight: John Dahlback

Artist Spotlight: John Dahlback

The 30-year-old DJ/producer from Sweden is no novice to the electronic music scene. John Dahlbäck , has been creating electronic dance music for many years now, but recently he’s been dominating the industry with his upbeat progressive style. Dahlbäck has collaborated with many artists including Avicii, Zedd, and even Kaskade – creating arguably both of their most popular song, A Little More. Dahlbäck was nominated for best progressive house DJ…

Artist Spotlight: MK

Artist Spotlight: MK

Detroit-born DJ/producer Marc Kinchen (a.k.a. MK) has been a key player in the music scene for more than 20 years. His early nineties hits “Always” and “Love Changes” were the  sparks that ignited his musical journey, however, it was the release of his iconic Nightcrawlers remix  “Push The Feeling On” that set his career ablaze. The remix reached the No. 3 spot on the U.K. Hit chart and was featured…

Artist Spotlight: EC Twins

Artist Spotlight: EC Twins

Author: Ryan Molesworth The British are coming! Much like Paul Revere, we have been anticipating the arrival of the British for quite some time. Marc and Allister Blackham are the quintessential brothers that any parent would be proud to call their own. At the youthful age of 16,  the boys uprooted their lives in Manchester, England and moved to Scotland where they hoped to pursue their dreams of joining the…

Artist Spotlight: Cedric Gervais

Artist Spotlight: Cedric Gervais

Written by: Ryan Molesworth Born Cedric Depasquale, the 36-year-old producer/DJ began his career at the tender age of 13. Gaining residency at Paris’s Le Queen. Forever remaining motivated to reach the next level, he moved to Miami at the age of 19, gaining residency at Cameo and Nikki Beach. Throwing together monster sets before he was even allowed to gain access to these clubs. It wasn’t until 2006 that he…

Artist Spotlight: Porter Robinson

Artist Spotlight: Porter Robinson

Written by: Ryan Molesworth The 22 year old producer from Chapel Hill, North Carolina will once again be gracing Sound Wave fans with more than just a performance. The trailblazing American began producing music when he was 12 years old, gaining his first EDM experience from the popular 90’s video game, Dance Dance Revolution. Porter Robinson has established himself as one of the most creative producers the dance music industry…