Erik Beith, best known by his stage name, DJ Eddy Bauer, has made a name for himself on both the East and West Coasts with his top notch disco edits and mixes. As he prepares to DJ at this years Blisspop Disco Festival, find out more about his approach to disco and what music projects he has in the pipeline. Tell us a bit about how you got started in


You may know her powerhouse vocals from tracks with Kon, The Juan Maclean and most recently, Horse Meat Disco. Now, Amy Douglas is about to break through on her own in a huge way. We had the chance to catch up with her and hear about her upcoming musical plans and her excitement about performing at this year’s Blisspop Disco Fest.   Tell us a bit about your musical journey.


In April, DC techno staples Lisa Frank and Rez Ekbatan released their single “Whisper”, which also features a host of remixes from other top city talent. The standout remix in the package comes from Bernard Farley, better known as Outputmessage, who is a creator of first class house and techno. He recently sent us a fantastic video of him performing the track, recorded by director Nigel Lyons at Grace Reformed


Since we debuted the Blisspop Disco Fest last year, we have been honored to champion disco music in all of its glory and bring some of the most incredible acts in the genre to our wonderful city. And after the phenomenal success of last year’s festival, we just knew we had to keep the party going. We’ve teased you and kept you on your toes for the last couple of


Victoria Hesketh, best known as Little Boots, wears many hats — singer, DJ, label owner, synth geek, songwriter — and does an incredible job of doing so. Since debuting on the scene in 2008 with her single “Stuck on Repeat”, she has successfully been able to keep one foot in the mainstream and the other in the underground, and continues to evolve her sound to make the two worlds meet.