Hailing from the glorious state of Iowa and no longer a newbie to the electronic world, St Andrew (Andrew Swanson) is gearing up to release his second EP Midnight Girlfriend on 1320 Records. The title track (below) flawlessly fuses dub-step with Parisian influenced electro, and is brilliantly accented with raw percussion. And if you’re not sold on the track, then at least give him props for the space shades… St


Chromeo are back at it again with their latest track Don’t Turn The Lights On, a funked-out summer jam guaranteed to get you moving. Check them out July 26 at the 9:30 Club! Chromeo – Don’t Turn The Lights On (mp3)


Crystal Castles‘ music video for “Celestica”, the first release off their upcoming self-titled sophomore album, features Alice Romp sauntering around a graveyard while Ethan Kath smears warpaint all over his face (Bryce Harper would be proud). Both the video and track have an ethereal aura reminiscent of early Royksopp and are most certainly a sign that Crystal Castles are ready to move into a post “Airwar” era. Crystal Castles –



Continually pushing capacity at U Street Music Hall, Will Eastman’s forward-looking dance party, Bliss, returns on Saturday, June 26th with special guest DJs Stereo Faith and vAnniety Kills. For nearly a decade, Bliss has ignited a fire among its patrons with a no attitude, just fun and “insane dancing” agenda. It’s mission statement is to get it’s patrons in trouble, intoxicated and in love. This time, with local DJ and