Frankie Knuckles, the Grammy-winning DJ, producer and remixer dubbed the "godfather of house music," died on March 31 due to complications from diabetes. He was 59. A Bronx native, Knuckles (born…
Electronic Dance Music
Those who suspect that EDM is possibly the most vapid form of "alternative" music will have their suspicions confirmed by this 3D documentary.
If the electronic dance music takeover hadn’t yet made itself plain, Forbes just gave it a boost by releasing the 2013 earnings of the year’s highest paid DJs. Scottish DJ, singer and producer Calvin…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Dick Clark Prods. and electronic dance music promoter Insomniac are partnering to produce an EDM awards show next year, the two companies announced June 19 at the EDM Biz industry conference in Las…
Chet Flippo, renowned music journalist who worked for outlets including Rolling Stone, Billboard and CMT, died June 19 in Nashville following a lengthy illness. He was 69. He was serving as editorial…
The global EDM Industry is now worth more than $4.5 billion. Wasn't the music business supposed to be dead?
Microsoft unwrapped a light slate of new content at its Digital Content NewFronts event, with the few highlights including "StageDoor," an MSN video content destination that aggregates "brand-safe"…
A federal judge ruled in favor of the record industry’s contention that a reseller of digital music infringed on copyright, rejecting startup ReDigi’s contention that such virtual transactions were…
Live Nation Entertainment announced its yearly and fourth quarter earnings on Tuesday, boasting an 8% increase in revenue for the year, despite losses due to the departure of executive chairman…
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival announced its 2013 lineup late Thursday evening, with headliners including Blur, the Stone Roses, Phoenix and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
In a major commitment to the exploding electronic dance music genre, Sony Music Entertainment has named Ultra Music prexy Patrick Moxey as the company's president of electronic music.