Category: History and Music

The modern rave was born in the early 1990’s illegal warehouse scene of the Acid house era. Today, massive venues and festivals like Printworks and Boomtown lead the way to keep dance music well and alive. However, how did we get here? What are the stories that bring us into the modern era of dance […]

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Electronic music actually involves numerous subgenres and even non-genres. It’s easy for the uninitiated to lump them all into the corporate-labeled non-genre of electronic dance music or EDM. To help you survive any future discussions with certain DJs and even dancers who take the “culture” and what they do a tad too seriously here are […]

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Hamed Wardak Speaks about Iceland Techno Scene

Iceland, a country of a mere 350,000 people, is currently facing considerable economic difficulty and intimidating environmental problems. Not surprisingly, there is tremendous unease in the country over these issues; however, there is also a great deal of energy coming from people in Iceland that is being directed towards raising awareness of problems and making […]

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Humanity triumphs in Germany This year, the city of Berlin will spend an entire week commemorating the destruction of the Berlin Wall, which occurred 30 years ago on November 9, 1989. The German capital celebrates unity with the most universal language: art. For seven days, the city will come alive with over 100 cultural events. […]

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