Last week, we shared the announcement that DC’s ROOM collective launched a record label and also featured the freestyle-meets-house “574S”, the first single from Silver Spring producer Amal. Today we are excited to share the first full release for ROOM and Amal, a six track EP entitled Dance Concept. Dance Concept is a versatile body of work, with shades of bass, techno, house, and trance permeating throughout. Amal creates productions


DC’s electronic music scene is full of diverse talent, crews and labels making their way in today’s music scene, and taking steps to evolve is always important. The ROOM collective, best known for their ROOM mix series and radio show on Full Service Radio, is doing just that by launching their own label, and the debut release comes from Silver Spring, MD born and bred producer Amal. Learn more about


On March 17, 2010, Blisspop’s founder Will Eastman opened U Street Music Hall, and ten years later, the club is still going strong and ready to celebrate its ten-year anniversary. From March 13-22, U Hall will host a variety of acts to help promote the anniversary, and Blisspop is excited to host one of the opening night’s performances, a disco DJ set from SG Lewis. Lewis is a native of


Nazariff is back with his witch house tinged gothic trap. This is a match made in heaven. Nazariff takes Purity Ring and makes the song a rollercoaster of sound. The 808’s hit as hard as the Reese basses. The movement between sections is seamless. The mix and arrangement is clean. This is a full-on jam of a track. I have just been looping it. Play this on full volume.


Feedback Friday is Blisspop’s weekly exploration of the latest tunes being released both in the mainstream and underground electronic scenes. Our dedicated team of virtual crate diggers rotates each week to offer their unique takes on the newest house rollers, techno stompers, experimental cuts, bass rattlers, disco hits and beyond. No matter if the track has 6 plays or 6 million, breaks new ground or retreads the same tired tropes,