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Major Lazer Teams Up with Pharrell and an ‘Aerosol Can’

The obiquitous Pharrell may be “Happy” all over the place, but he’s not losing his edge.

04/18/2014

Robert Smith of The Cure (Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Lollapalooza 2013, Sunday: The Cure Brings The Hits, Phoenix Brings The Party

For Lollapalooza’s final night, The Cure wasn’t interested in chitchat. Robert Smith knows that you want him to just shut up and sing, and that’s what he did. Phoenix on the other hand…

08/05/2013

Bernard Sumner of New Order (Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Coachella’s Non-Stop Dance Party Reaches Beyond The Sahara Tent

The kids just want to dance. It’s a timeworn adage proved every year at Coachella, most explicitly in the fest’s Sahara tent, which this year was supersized and tricked-out into an LED-powered sensory assault of […]

04/22/2013

Diplo prepares to float over the Coachella crowd (Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Diplo Talks Upcoming Role In EDM Movie: ‘I Can Definitely Act’

During an interview with KROQ Morning Show hosts Kevin & Bean this morning (April 17), DJ/producer Diplo of Major Lazer shed some light on his role in a recently revealed 20th Century Fox movie based […]

04/17/2013

2 Chainz (Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Coachella Observations: Laid Back California Vibes With 2 Chainz, Hot Chip And Major Lazer

Californians generally are–as Hot Chip would sing later on in the night on the Main Stage–“laid-back.” And the general theme of the day was for artists to capitalize on those laid-back Cali vibes—by calling them […]

04/14/2013

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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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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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