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Skrillex Wins Best Dance Recording Over Controversial Opponent

A collective sigh of relief could be felt from the Electronic Dance Music community as Skrillex took home the GRAMMY for Best Dance Recording for “Bangarang” featuring fellow Los Angeleno, Sirah. EDM fans hoped the […]

02/10/2013

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Skrillex, Diplo & Friends To Play Pre-GRAMMY Party For Charity

Skrillex, nominated for three GRAMMYs; Best Dance Recording, Best Dance Electronica Album and Best Remixed Recording, will join fellow GRAMMY nominees, Diplo and Kaskade, as well as friends Nero and Tommy Trash for an all-star bash […]

02/07/2013

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Diplo Supports Topless Teacher Disciplined For “Expressing Herself” On Twitter

DJ/producer Diplo has taken to social media in support of 23-year-old Colorado resident Carly McKinney, who has been placed on administrative leave from her job teaching math at Overland High School after provocative photos of […]

01/31/2013

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Wynn Las Vegas Signs 41 All Star DJs To Residencies: David Guetta, Afrojack, Diplo And More

Leave it to the Wynn Las Vegas to double down on the hottest trend in music, EDM. And who better to deliver that music than a list of all-star DJs. 2012 saw residencies from a […]

01/07/2013

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Alex Clare Meets Diplo Through Six Degrees Of Separation

Clare explains the six degrees of separation that lead him to hooked up with Major Lazer, a.k.a. Diplo, for “Too Close” — which generated a Producer of the Year GRAMMY nomination for Diplo.

12/12/2012

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Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach Earns First Producer Of The Year GRAMMY Nomination

Rock is back in a big way at the GRAMMYS this year, and no rockers earned more nominations than Ohio’s favorite sons, the Black Keys. But did you also know that the band’s singer is a great record producer, too? Good enough to earn a coveted Producer of the Year nod at the upcoming awards ceremony.

12/06/2012

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Alex Clare On Diplo: “It’s Like Working With Someone With Chronic ADD”

With a voice that evokes Donny Hathaway or Marvin Gaye and a beard which rivals that of any indie-folk artist, 26-year-old British neo-soul dubstep artist Alex Clare has shaken up music with his inventive, yet […]

07/05/2012

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