Dennis Romero

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  • 2 years ago | Longform

    The Neon Punk of EDM Once an indie darling, Steve Aoki has coasted to superstardom on a wave of pure showmanship. A Steve Aoki performance is one of the better, faster, stronger sets in electronic dance music. To a world once dominated by heads-do...

  • 3 years ago | Concerts

    Christopher VictorioEDC ravers[Update at 2:48 a.m]: EDC is over for the night. Organizers are waiting for crowds to thin out before making an official announcement. More details and older updates at the bottom.Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas ...

  • 3 years ago | Concerts

    Calivn Harris.Dance music is fighting for its soul. The charts are filled with tracks (Rihanna, Flo Rida) that borrow from the ecstatic trance and pulsing grooves of electronic dance music. The last time pop was so infatuated with the dance floor ...

  • 3 years ago | Concerts

    Kaskade.See also: Our Complete Coachella Coverage Dance music is coming to an arena near you: Kaskade will be the first DJ ever to play Staples Center (July 27). And mainstream concert promoters such as Live Nation are diving into the electronic d...

  • 3 years ago | Concerts

    Steve Angello / FacebookIn early spring, a Twitter beef erupted between DJ Sneak, a Chicago house music legend, and Steve Angello, one-third of the DJ supergroup Swedish House Mafia. Sneak called SHM's music "fake shit" and said they "do not play ...

  • 5 years ago | Concerts

    The dance-music underground might be rocking bleepy techno and dark-wave house from Europe, but the stuff that really moves the masses combines the synthetic strings of trance with the tough percussion of house. One look at the most popular DJs in...