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WATCH: ARGY & MAMA - 'WHO AM I'

Berlin-based duo Argy & Mama have recently dropped their debut album 'Domination' on Bpitch Control. Already recognised as a driving force in electronic dance music, Berlin-based DJ/producer Argy has released on some of the most highly regarded labels including Desolat, Cadenza and BPitch Control. Together with revered vocalist Simone Ogunbunmi, better known by her alias Mama, the duo are set to make a significant impression on the electronic landscape.  

DANCE MUSIC FROM THE BEGINNING: PART TWO

Dance music is a hot place to be place right now. What began as an underground counter-culture has grown, over the last 25 years, into a sound that dominates not only global dancefloors, but international festivals and pop charts alike.

But it wasn’t always like this…

In this new series, in association with Miller Genuine Draft, we lay bare the dance music story, to show the raft of new ‘EDM’ fans where these sounds and ideas first came from.

JOHN DAHLBÄCK TALKS NEW COLLAB WITH BENNY BENASSI

Cavorting in the studio together for the first time are producer-DJ linchpins John Dahlbäck and Benny Benassi, who are gearing up for their first-ever collaborative track together. The tune, titled "Blink Again," is out now on Ultra Music and can be owned via Beatport

We sat Dahlbäck down for quick fire Q&A about what we can expect from the dance music stalwarts’ new offering. First, here's a snippet.

PREMIERE: CARLO CALABRO

Polish producer Carlo Calabro makes his debut on Marco V’s In Charge Recordings with the release of ‘Cereal Killer.’

With a souped up backbone, the tune is without a doubt, a mega-club-friendly banger. However, Calabro keenly intertwines trance-esque synth and acid arpeggio to create a progressive combo platter at just 124bpm for modern day dance music fans.

THE USA'S TOP 5 NYE PARTIES

From California to New York City; from bass heads to techno freaks, there's something for everyone ringing in 2014 in America. Check out these five worthy parties to accommodate every kind of dance music fan this NYE in the USA. Last chance... 

PREMIERE: THE DISCO FRIES

New York City’s The Disco Fries are the electronic duo custom-built for Generation Dance Music. Due to a forward-thinking aptitude for genre-bledning, the pair - made up of Nick Ditri and Danny Danger - maintains balance between big-room progressive melodies with their signature blown out basslines. 

WIN TIX: MAJOR LAZER IN NYC

On Monday, Dec 30, a dance music bash will be cracking the Big Apple into a pulp. Major Lazer with Boys Noize, GTA and DJ Snake are throwing down their high energy DJ sets at Pier 94 for the musten’t miss affair Stateside of the season.

A DIFFERENT WORLD IN THE LUNGS OF SOUTH AMERICA

HMV DEBATE

Darius Syrossian arguing that truly dedicated record buyers, those with an eye for specialist vinyl – house, techno, d&b, breaks etc – shouldn't lament the downfall of a corporate chain such as HMV raises some interesting questions.

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