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EDM: Dominating DJs
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

EDM: Dominating DJs

Being a city DJ brings the challenge of finding gigs. Working hard and staying fresh with music is the number ...

EDM: Essentials
July 29, 2014 1 commentby

EDM: Essentials

On the stage is your favorite artist. Behind them their light show bedazzles. Their bass blasts through some of the ...

EDM Adapts to Summer
July 2, 2014 1 commentby

EDM Adapts to Summer

Okay — I’m not sure how far the US men’s soccer team will advance by the time you read this. ...

EDM: Providence Is Party Central
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

EDM: Providence Is Party Central

Club XS : The Newest Hot Spot Providence is known as party central with club events happening all across town, ...

EDM: From Rivet-Gun Bass Lines To Cascading Piano Riffs
April 1, 2014 No Commentby

EDM: From Rivet-Gun Bass Lines To Cascading Piano Riffs

DJ Dublin discusses EDM The term EDM has metamorphisized more quickly than any term in dance music since I can ...

2013 Motif Music Award Winners
April 28, 2013 1 commentby

2013 Motif Music Award Winners

By Marc Clarkin and John Fuzek   Check out photos from the event here Best Rock Band 2013 Atlantic Thrills Atlantic ...

Alt-Nation: A Week-Long Music Fest for Charity
April 16, 2013 32 commentsby

Alt-Nation: A Week-Long Music Fest for Charity

It’s with a heavy heart that I’m writing this column after the bombs exploded in Boston earlier today. Like everyone, ...

Jeff Leclair: Going from a Fan to “The Man”
February 26, 2013 2 commentsby

Jeff Leclair: Going from a Fan to “The Man”

If you are part of the electronic dance scene in New England, you most likely know Jeff Leclair. Maybe not ...

Psytrance: The Lost EDM
February 6, 2013 2 commentsby

Psytrance: The Lost EDM

So, what is psytrance? Here is a short history: In the 1960s, hippies flocked to Goa, India, because of the free ...

The Birth of the Rhode Island Rave Scene
February 6, 2013 4 commentsby

The Birth of the Rhode Island Rave Scene

by DJ Venom   The year was 1992. Buddy Cianci started his second stint as the mayor of Providence while ...