Excision’s Latest Album, “APEX,” Will Bend Festival Rails

Excision’s Latest Album, “APEX,” Will Bend Festival Rails

NEW MUSIC ALERT Excision makes waves with the release of his fourth studio album, Apex. With only a week until electronic music-filled Bass Canyon Festival, it’s  predictable that Excision fans everywhere will be spending the next 7 days filling their minds and playlists with the rollercoaster sounds that comprise Apex. The full-length, 14-song LP is a culmination of everything that Excision has accomplished, reflecting the highs and the lows of…

Viceroy Heats Up The Summer with New Single, ‘1999’!

Viceroy Heats Up The Summer with New Single, ‘1999’!

New Music Alert Viceroy’s latest single, 1999, featuring EMAN8 (formerly known as Brandyn Burnette), serves as an evocative blast from the past. A blend of soulful jazz and southern roots, the production pairs well with the nostalgic lyricism and smooth vocals delivered by EMAN8. Pop-style keys drive the tune’s uplifting, energetic quality, while Ryan Svendsen’s trumpet ad-libs in the background add yet another dimensional layer that bring the song together. The…

Knife Party & Pegboard Nerds Drop New Collab!

Knife Party & Pegboard Nerds Drop New Collab!

From their start in the 1990’s as independent producers to a 2016 collaboration with NGHTMRE and Krewella that landed them the No. 1 spot on the Beatport Dubstep Charts, Pegboard Nerds has pioneered the electronic music industry. The Danish-Norwegian electronic music group with Alexander Oden and Michael Parsberg has rapidly gained traction over the past half-decade due to their visceral interpretation of bass music. Complementing the European music duo is…

Best Performances and Parties of the Summer

Best Performances and Parties of the Summer

Summer is here and so are the hot shows and sizzling parties! From the return of Night Swims at Maya Day + Nightclub, to festivals all over the valley, the lineups are packed with amazing talent and artists. SLE is excited to bring you the best shows of the summer! From South African DJ, Nora En Pure, to hitmaker, Party Favor, Maya Day + Nightclub will be the hotspot for…

DJ MAG ANNOUNCES BEST OF NORTH AMERICA AWARDS

DJ MAG ANNOUNCES BEST OF NORTH AMERICA AWARDS

DJ Mag announced the winners of their Best of North America Awards, recognizing hardworking DJ’s, producers, labels, venues and sounds in the North American electronic scene. Votes doubled from last year’s awards and included more categories than before. With that being said… The votes are in! Let’s see the full list of winners for DJ Mag’s 2018 Best of North America Awards: Best DJ – Claude VonStroke Breakthrough DJ –…

RL Grime Delivers Halloween VI

RL Grime Delivers Halloween VI

Author: Tobin Gordon Halloween VI The king of trap’s annual halloween mix has arrived! Prepare yourself as the legendary RL Grime takes us on an hour long journey blending genres like no other DJ can. The mixture of dark trap, electro-house beats, and hip hop make this mix one of the most anticipated of the year. Take a listen and you will find that the producer did not disappoint. The…

Dance off Bad Dating Trends with Hook N Sling’s New Remix

Dance off Bad Dating Trends with Hook N Sling’s New Remix

The Problem: It’s no secret that 2017 has proven to be a platform for terrible relationship trends. This year, especially among the millennial crowd, the world has seen an increase in cushioning (talking to other options while dating someone), ghosting (the act of slowly ceasing talks with someone), and benching (continuing to talk with someone without making plans for another date). Or maybe you just have bad luck and things…

Artist Spotlight: 3LAU, The Philanthropic Wolf of the Music Industry [2017]

Artist Spotlight: 3LAU, The Philanthropic Wolf of the Music Industry [2017]

Before he takes the stage at Maya, let’s get to know the 26-year-old house producer who turned down a career on Wall Street to travel the world, create music for a living, and give back to the global community. Before 3LAU Justin Blau was on the fast track to success when he was given the opportunity to intern with an investment management firm on Wall Street. However, like many other…

Republic Radio Episode #43 ft. Dead Space

Republic Radio Episode #43 ft. Dead Space

In just a short time, Dead Space (Steven Brantley) has built his music career from the ground up and is becoming an act that refuses to be ignored. From techno to bassline-house, and just about everything in-between, Dead Space’s unique sound is making a splash that is catching the ears of numerous individuals within the dance community. Dead Space has racked up releases (both current and forthcoming) on impressive labels such…

Dirty Audio drops new heat with “Alien Cookies”

Dirty Audio drops new heat with “Alien Cookies”

Do you have a craving for some cookies?  What about some space cookies? Well you’re in luck. Late last week, Monstercat released the latest from trap DJ Dirty Audio.  Known to be able to balance his heavy beats with smooth melodies, “Alien Cookies” is not to disappoint.  This track is undoubtedly a banger. With a space alien name to match its space alien sound of heavy bass and wubs, I…