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Titus Releases His Much Anticipated EP “404 Not Found”

On [Friday] June 29, Titus released his much anticipated EP 404 Not Found. After a rough 2017, his spirit is in a much better place and he is excited to show his fans the product of all of the anticipation. The New Jersey native has been working on his sound and releasing music non- stop […]

EDM Wouldn’t Exist if Wasn’t for Hip Hop

EDM Wouldn't Exist if Wasn't for Hip Hop

From our #263 issue PQ1: “There’s something about communities and the ‘Wu-Tang’ model of having people collaborate with each other and individuals that are super creative.” PQ2: “There’s this non existent line between electronic and hip hop. “ PQ3: “I remember when Ice-T came on tour for Lollapalooza with Body Count performing his ‘Cop Killa’ […]

Will Smith Has a New EDM Song, “Get Lit”

Will Smith Has a New EDM Song, "Get Lit"

Will Smith returned to the music scene with new EDM track, “Get Lit”. The song debuted at the Livewire Music Festival back in August by DJ Jazzy Jeff, and now the full version is available to stream everywhere. The “Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It” rapper kicked off the record with some positive vibes by chanting to […]

New Chris Brown feat. Tayla Parx “Anyway”

  After pushing play, you might mistake this for a song off Justin Bieber’s latest album Purpose, but “Anyway” is actually the latest single from Chris Brown. In “Anyway,” Brown pairs EDM sounds with a collaborative duet featuring Grammy nominated songwriter Tayla Parx, who’s written for artists including Ariana Grande and Mariah Carey. She’s also reportedly […]

Virgin Mega and Pretty Lights Collaborate On A Limited Edition Clothing Collection

After a successful collaboration with A$AP Ferg with the Traplord Takeover X Syracuse collection, Virgin Mega will now connect with EDM luminary Pretty Lights for a new limited edition clothing line. The Pretty Lights x Colorado collection is seven-piece capsule collection looking to honor the Rocky Mountain state that birthed the EDM mainstay, consisting of joggers, a hockey jersey, a varsity jacket and more. The […]

EDM + HIP HOP!

Pick up the new issue of The Source Magazine with cover men Wiz Khalifa and Young Jeezy and check out what Just Blaze and actor Anders Holms had to say about EDM music and Hip Hop! Below is an extra excerpt from our candid convo with producer Chris Holmes at the grand opening for The […]

The Source Attends The 3rd Annual Trillectro Festival In Washington D.C

Check the full recap on the highly-anticipated concert below Handmade signs which read “Rain Or Shine. Stay Trill” infiltrated RFK stadium this past Saturday in the nation’s capital and proved despite a “little” drizzle, nothing was stopping this highly anticipated festival. This past Saturday, Washington D.C’s RFK Stadium was home to the third annual Trillectro […]

24-Year-Old Man Dies At Insomniac’s Electric Daisy Carnival

A young man died in a parking lot of Electric Daisy Carnival on Saturday Montgomery Tsang from San Leandro collapsed at sunrise on Saturday, hours before the incident he was attending the first night of the Electric Daisy Carnival. Over 130,000 international attendees flooded Las Vegas for a three day festival with over a dozen […]

Trap Music: The Difference Between “Real Trap Sh*t” and “EDM”

Trap music. It does not belong in a modern dance club filled with dubstep tunes and strobe lights. Trap music. It does not involve Waka Flocka lyrics strung throughout a dance remix. Trap music. It is not, “EDM.” What is, “EDM”? Well, EDM is the new “craze,” if you can call it that, that incorporates […]

Major Lazer Teams Up With Pharrell In “Aerosol Can”

Bombastic electronic dance music DJ’s Major Lazer have created some of the best Reggae influenced club tunes the past couple of years. Diplo and a gang of producers, letting their passion of Jamaican dub and dance hall culture guide them, have brought the world an interesting fusion of reggae and EDM styles that is wholly unique. This past […]