From unbridled rockers to wounded laments, the 11 songs on Jason Hawk Harris’s debut record contain many demons. The suffocating grief that followed his mother’s death, the substances he abused to numb the pain, the doubts that shook his faith… Harris is not afraid to admit the times those demons […]
Live electronic music? Excluding the early purveyors like New Order, it’s a mixed bag in 2019. On one hand, you’ll see a producer kick it traditional with synthesizers, or see a novelty approach, like Above and Beyond’s acoustic act. On the other hand, some – Timmy Trumpet and Zedd prominently […]
After last year’s ‘Stay’, producer Le Youth released retro-tinged ‘Selfish’ right in time for festivities. Find out what’s up after his recent hiatus.
There are many ways to combat stress. Some people jog. Others do yoga. Jim Lauderdale does Tai Chi. And one engaging afternoon on the phone to Jim is enough to suggest it works pretty damn well. The 62-year-old singer-songwriter from Troutman, North Carolina has such a calming presence that his […]
If you’ve only stuck with mainstream EDM, Wilkinson is the best-selling producer you’ve never heard of. Of course, drum-and-bass listeners already know him. Along with last year’s Radio 1-played “I Need,” he’s sold over 1.3 million records, including the platinum-selling “Afterglow” and top-10 “Dirty Love.” Originally from Southwest London, Wilkinson […]
Can an electronic dance music artist cover a spectrum of subgenres while still keeping the same moniker? It’s a question that remains up for debate: Martin Garrix, for instance, turns into GRX when he wants to get away from vocal-driven big room, and Richie Hawtin has long used Plastikman to […]