Artist Spotlight: Wax Motif – Pushing House Forward

Artist Spotlight: Wax Motif – Pushing House Forward

Musical Evolution Evolution, necessary for life to continue and thrive. Changing and evolving as time goes by allows for life to deal with all the different environments it has to face. Without evolution, life would stagnate and eventually dwindle into nothing. Music, like life, need change and evolution to continue and stay relevant. While some classic songs will never go out of style, too much of one thing is bad…

Artist Spotlight: VOLAC, Russian Ragers

Artist Spotlight: VOLAC, Russian Ragers

Stas and Sasha are the geniuses behind the “VOLAC” sensation that’s sweeping the nation. A name born out of a typo, the two friends came together to form Volac very naturally. Brought together by a love of electronic dance music, Stas & Sasha started to produce tracks together. Although both had a multitude of musical influences, they both found themselves leaning more towards the deeper house end. Yet with such…

Artist Spotlight: Dom Dolla, Dance Music’s Money Man

Artist Spotlight: Dom Dolla, Dance Music’s Money Man

G’day mate, beautiful day to be an Aussie yea? With all the talent coming out of Australia the past few years, it is hard to not be a little jealous of the folks from down under. Recently we have seen the rise Australian superstar producers. Flume, Dirty South, Alison Wonderland, What So Not, the list truly goes on and on. Looking to join those ranks, and quickly succeeding in that…

Artist Spotlight: The Very Groovy Jerry Folk [2017]

Artist Spotlight: The Very Groovy Jerry Folk [2017]

Truly standing out in a crowd isn’t always the easiest task to accomplish. Even more so a challenge when the crowd itself is full of successful individuals. Herein lies the challenge for a Norwegian producer. Talent the likes of Kygo, Cashmere Cat, & Lido among a host of other producers call Norway their home. If you take a moment to think on how to compete with these powerhouse producers, you…

Artist Spotlight : Hook N Sling

Artist Spotlight : Hook N Sling

We are extremely excited to have DJ/ producer Anthony Maniscalco join us this Friday June 23rd at MĀYĀ Day & Nightclub! More commonly known by his stage name Hook N Sling, Maniscalco has become known as one of the more exciting genre-blending producers to hit the scene.  Before Scottsdale gets hooked with fun, bouncy sounds here is a little background information on the artist. Humble Beginning  Born and raised in…

Let’s Talk About Cheat Codes [Meet & Greet Giveaway]

Let’s Talk About Cheat Codes [Meet & Greet Giveaway]

Let’s talk about sex baby…..or we can talk about how this Friday June 2nd, Māyā Day & Nightclub will be hosting the DJ trio ready to make us dance the night away, Cheat Codes.  Based out of Los Angeles, members Trevor Dahl, Kevin Ford, and Matthew Russell come together to create downtempo, bouncy, deep house sounds.  Signed with Spinnin’ Records, you know you can expect nothing but the best from…

SLE Music Artist Spotlight: FKJ [Get Tickets]

SLE Music Artist Spotlight: FKJ [Get Tickets]

Smooth, classical, jazzy, electronic; all perfect descriptors of our next SLE Music Artist Spotlight selection. Vincent Fenton, the multi-talented musician behind one of the biggest uprising acts in the french house music genre, brings together multiple instruments, vocals, and electronic elements to create French Kiwi Juice (FKJ). Being both trained for cinematic sound engineering as well as being a self taught musician, Fenton’s musical prowess is undeniable. Early Releases The…

Artist Spotlight: Grandtheft

Artist Spotlight: Grandtheft

Toronto native, Grandtheft, has made quite a name for himself over the years as a DJ, producer, songwriter and VJ. He is a co-founder of Tremendous Records, half of the Team Canada DJs duo, co-founder of The Eh! Team, a collective group of Canada’s most popular DJs. He is also co-owner of Blue Dog Motel, a dance club in Montreal. He began making music when he was only 17-years-old and…

Artist Spotlight: Sidney Samson

Artist Spotlight: Sidney Samson

By: Ashton Minor Sidney Samson is a Dutch DJ and producer who started DJing at the very young age of 14, focusing solely on hip-hop music. Now, twenty years later, he is an accomplished, world renowned house DJ who began releasing Dutch house music back in 1999. In 2003, he went on to become a resident at one of Holland’s biggest clubs, The Matrixx. In 2007, after collaborating with Gregor…

Artist Spotlight: Cash Cash

Artist Spotlight: Cash Cash

By: Ashton Minor Brothers and best friends, Jean Paul Makhlouf, Alex Makhlouf, and Samuel Frisch, known collectively as Cash Cash are New Jersey natives that have taken electronic dance music by storm. Cash Cash is well known for their original tracks and electronic pop music remixes featuring a variety of different iconic artists including Ed Sheeran, Busta Rhymes, and Bebe Rexha. Jean and Sam had been producing music together since 2002 under…