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Past articles by Katie:

Friday Dance Music Guide: The Week’s Best New Tracks From RL Grime, TSHA & Ellie Goulding, Camelphat, More

The best new dance tracks of the week from RL Grime, TSHA & Ellie Goulding, Camelphat, Walker & Royce, Diplo & Channel Tres and Chris Lake & Aluna. → Read More

Hear Exclusive Splash House August 2023 Sets From Aluna, Anna Lunoe, QRTR & More

Nine hours of music from the August editions of the poolside Palm Springs fest. → Read More

Peggy Gou Signs With WME for Global Representation

The South Korean DJ/producer’s latest single “It Goes Like (Nanana)” is currently at No. 4 on Dance Mix Show/Airplay. → Read More

Avicii’s ‘True’ at 10: How a Disastrous Debut Performance & Unlicensed SoundCloud Mix Made the Album a Global Hit

Misunderstood upon its September 2013 release, True eventually became the biggest success of Avicii’s career. Per Sundin, who signed the LP to Universal, tells the album’s backstory. → Read More

Burning Man 2023: Relatively Normal, Honestly Great

The 2023 gathering in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert was called a disaster, but that didn’t feel true for those on the inside of it. → Read More

Four Tet Announces Forthcoming Collaborative LP From Fred again.. & Brian Eno: ‘The Most Beautiful Album of 2023’

Secret Life will be released via Four Tet’s Text Records this Friday, May 5. → Read More

Above & Beyond’s Paavo Siljamäki Was Ready to Quit Dance Music — Now With His Solo Project, He’s Enjoying It More Than Ever

“There’s a reason for me to exist in this game we call dance music,” says the producer, who released the debut album of his longstanding P.O.S. solo project on April 21. → Read More

Trey Anastasio Band, Goose, Pretty Lights, Channel Tres & John Summit Lead Hulaween 2023 Lineup

The festival returns to Live Oak, Fla., this Oct. 28-29. → Read More

Elements Music Festival 2023 Adds REZZ, Lane 8, STS9 & More: See the Lineup

Elements Music Festival has expanded its 2023 lineup with REZZ, Lane 8, Seven Lions and more. The festival happens this August 11-14 in Long Pond, PA. → Read More

Skrillex to Play 5-Hour Set at Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Tickets for the April 29 show go on sale this Friday, March 31. → Read More

The Do Lab Drops Coachella 2023 Lineups: See Who's Playing

Over it’s nearly 20 year history at Coachella, the Do Lab’s stage has become famous for being a festival within a festival. → Read More

The 5 Dance Tracks You Need To Hear This Week

Our weekly selection of the most crucial new dance tracks, this week featuring LP Giobbi and Sofi Tukker, Yunè Pinku, Jai Wolf, RÜFÜS DU SOL and more. → Read More

Why Kaskade and deadmau5 Formed Kx5, Dance Music’s Most In-Demand Odd Couple

Fifteen years after their influential collaboration “I Remember,” the EDM heavyweights have rekindled their unlikely creative partnership — for a limited time. → Read More

First Spin: The Week’s Best New Dance Tracks From Yaeji, Illenium, LP Giobbi, Skrillex & More

Each week we canvas the wide, wild world of dance music to bring you the hottest new tracks. → Read More

How ODESZA Became One of the Biggest Headliners of Summer Festival Season

The electronic duo’s top billing at Bonnaroo and Governor’s Ball 2023 is the result of two hugely successful tours, a dedicated fanbase and 10 years of strategy. → Read More

Lightning In a Bottle Drops Lineup for 20th Anniversary Festival: See Who’s Playing

REZZ, LP Giobbi, Caribou, Diplo, Zhu, Tokimonsta and many others will help the festival celebrates its 20th birthday this Memorial Day weekend (May 24-29) in Bakersfield, Calif. → Read More

First Spin: The Week’s Best New Dance Tracks From The Martinez Brothers, Nocturnal Sunshine & More

Each week we canvass the wide, wild world of dance music to bring you the hottest new tracks. → Read More

Kygo to Debut Winter Edition of Palm Tree Music Festival In Aspen With Co-Headliner Jack White

Kygo and Jack White will headline the fest happening in Aspen, Colo. this Feb. 24-25. The event marks Palm Tree Music Festival's first winter edition. → Read More

Hear Exclusive Seismic Dance Event 2022 Sets From Fatboy Slim, LP Giobbi, Chloé Caillet & Sama’ Abdulhadi

Austin’s premier boutique dance festival rumbled to life Nov. 11-13, 2022. → Read More

Meet the Man Who Turned Amazon Music Into a Global R&B/Hip-Hop Force

Tim Hinshaw’s keen understanding of the artist community — and credibility within it — has transformed the streaming service into a global genre leader. → Read More