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MICHAEL C. WALSH
| March 15, 2013
Prime time for Eric Prydz
This month, Eric Prydz launches the dark, atmospheric party Black Dice, his first American residency, at Vegas's Wynn — and he's still finding time to hit Boston's PRIME Nightclub at Umbria Prime on Saturday, February 16.
| February 15, 2013
Jeffrey Tonnesen’s Night — and Day
Raised on '90s raves, Jeffrey Tonnesen started out by spinning bands like the Clash and the Kinks at hipster rock bars on the Lower East Side; now he plays international fashion shows for Prada and DVF.
| January 18, 2013
Cloudy with a chance of Skrillex
Anything that can go wrong at Camp Bisco, will go wrong. I've been attending the annual festival in upstate New York since 2007, and every year there seems to be a hitch: torrential rain begetting knee-deep mud, eight-hour traffic backups, and even thos
MICHAEL C. WALSH
| July 20, 2012
Mosart212 declares himself PASSIVE/AGGRESSIVE
It's been hard to miss this whole EDM push lately.
EDM x DSM
| February 17, 2012
Hot Chip | One Life Stand
Four albums into a career that appeared to begin as an art-school goof, Hot Chip look more likely than any of their peers to ascend one day to the intellectual electro-pop heights of Pet Shop Boys or Scritti Politti.
| February 19, 2010
Four Tet | There Is Love In You
In the five years since Kieran Hebden a/k/a Four Tet last dropped a full-length, the playing field has been seriously leveled for sample-based electronic music.
| February 05, 2010
Gus Gus | 24-7
Letting the music take control is a primary tenet of the dance-floor ethos — but that's only because dance music is by nature submissive. Even at its most sonically rich, dance music remains a utility, and even when it demands your attention, it does so
| September 18, 2009
Photos: DJ Kon's fundraiser
Photos from DJ Kon's fundraiser at Middlesex Lounge
DJ Kon's fundraiser at Middlesex Lounge on August 24, 2009
| August 28, 2009
The other river rave
When heads deserted the Chinatown-warehouse rave scene in the late '90s, the house loyalists from Soul Clap and Marz Entertainment were still cracking glow sticks.
Soul Clap and Marz bring life to the banks
| June 19, 2009
Slideshow: Breakonomics 2009 at MIT's student center
Breakers, popper, and housers get on the good foot at MIT's student center
Dancers battle it out for cash prizes at Breakonomics 2009, at the MIT La Sala de Puerto Rico, April 25, 2009
| May 01, 2009
Taking the B-boys to School
You may have noticed, hip-hop dance has gone legit — or at least slightly commercial.
The Other MIT Crew
| April 24, 2009
Dance, dance, evolution
They've been working together for a long time, since the late 1990s in Florida and the nascent Slowing Room, which came to Maine to become early innovators of the Portland electronic music scene.
The secret weekend start the party with Energy Broadcast System
| February 04, 2009
Various Artists | Money Will Ruin Everything
Asked to describe his label Rune Grammofon's output, Rune Kristoffersen uncomfortably offers, "It's typically somewhere between improvised, electronic, contemporary . . . ," before fading off.
Rune Grammofon (2009)
| February 03, 2009
Review: Humcrush | Rest at World's End
Replete with bands who weave jazz, modern composition, and electronic music, the Rune Grammofon label captures a thriving scene of Norwegian improvisers and composers.
Rune Grammofon (2009)
| January 13, 2009
This old house
You wouldn't know it, but throbbing away in the upper two floors of that tiny wedge of a building splitting Stuart Street and Columbus Avenue is Rise: Boston's only after-hours nightclub.
Rise celebrates 10 years on the edge
| January 12, 2009
Lows and highs
Although he lives in suburban DC — a few thousand miles and an ocean away from dubstep ground zero in London — producer Martijn Deykers (a/k/a MARTYN) was one of the genre's pivotal figures of 2008.
Martyn at Good Life; Infinity Window at Butcher Shoppe
| January 06, 2009
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