JAN. 11, 2015
Wherever Destructo aka Gary Richard goes, it’s going to be a party. In between appearing on both HOLY SHIP! Cruises, which launched from Miami Saturday, January 3-6 and will set sail again this Wednesday, January 14 at Output Nightclub in Brooklyn, New York on his Ship2Ship Tour with Anna Lunoe, Motez and T. Williams for a series of shows musical adventure of a lifetime. The tour is in support of his brand new “West Coast” EP.
Listen to “West Coast” here:
If you love the new EP, you can get it HERE on iTunes!
The Los Angeles based DJ/producer continues to set the tone for his new sound “G-house” that merges deep house grooves with smooth rap flows. The EP has already yielded “Party Up” featuring YG, which racked up over 300K YouTube views since its debut and also contains cameos from other west coast luminaries including Kurupt, Too $hort, Warren G and Ty Dolla $ign. Also the founder of HARD EVENTS, the world-renowned event and festival company recognized for landmark festivals such as HARD SUMMER, HARD Day of the Dead and the electronic music cruise HOLY SHIP!, Gary Richards has been included on the “50 Most Important People in EDM” list by Rolling Stone twice, InTheMix’s “50 Most Powerful People in EDM” list and Do Androids Dance’s “20 Most Influential People in EDM” list.
Globetrotting UK pop duo, The Ting Tings are coming stateside on January 20 at the Bowery Ballroom in support of their new album “Super Critical,” available now in the U.S. digitally, with a physical release on January 13.
Listen to “Super Critical” here:
The Ting TIngs–known for their massive hits “That’s Not My Name" and ”Shut Up and Let Me Go.“ In the search for new music inspiration, Katie White and Jules De Martino sought out an adventure in late 2012 which took them to Ibiza. Which to no surprise unleashed their party spirit and led them to team up with co-producer Andy Taylor of Duran Duran. The result is ”Super Critical,“ a hook-stuffed, introspective, modern disco record. Fans were first given a glimpse into the group’s new direction with the release of the album’s first single “Wrong Club.” Check out the song’s music video here.
DATSIK, the North American producer and purveyor of new bass hip-hop–is hitting the road in 2015 in support of his new EP ”Down 4 My Ninjas“ OUT NOW. Boasting collaborations on his new EP with hip-hop legends KRS-One and DJ Paul from the GRAMMY-Award winning rap collective Three 6 Mafia, DATSIK shows that sometimes moving forward means cultivating a deep respect for those who’ve paved the path ahead of you. From Mayor Apeshit’s filthy lyrical swordplay in “Katana” to DJ Paul’s Dirty South “Zero Fucks” attitude in “Get Smashed,” the tracks could have possibly been featured in the rap sections in record stores of the past and are a formula for future hip-hop.
Listen to the ”Down 4 My Ninjas“ EP here:
You can get the EP HERE on iTunes!!
Themed after his obsession with ninjas and all things martial arts, the Ninja Nation Tour is a call to arms for his fans across the continent—whom he calls his Ninja Squad–to experience DATSIK’s homage to hip-hop influence on American dubstep.
Catch DATSIK at Terminal 5 for his New York City stop of the tour on January 24!!
American electronic music producer and DJ Wolfgang Gartner, who took a break from extensive touring this year to focus on new music including his current track “Unholy,” is heading back on the road this winter for a run of tour dates “Unholy,” his new single featuring the soulful vocals of Bobby Saint. There is also an extended mix of the track along with remixes by Milo & Otis, Amtrac and Popeska. As an artist who has managed to innovate, lead, and inspire a generation of dance music producers and fans alike, internationally renowned Wolfgang Gartner emerges from the darkness to breathe new life into the genre. For those who wish in joining him in burning the “Unholy” flame (literally), Wolfgang is now offering a black wax devotional candle featuring artwork and lyrics for the song available now at http://wolfganggartnerstore.com/unholy-candle and with a t-shirt as a bundle at http://wolfganggartnerstore.com/unholy-candle-logo-tee-bundle.
Listen to ”Unholy“ here: