One of the hallmarks of the disco scene is the record labels, with each label seeking to have its own distinct sound that makes its brand instantly recognizable. One new Brooklyn-based label is looking to accomplish exactly that — toucan sounds. Founded earlier this year by brothers Robert and David Perlick-Molinari of French Horn Rebellion, toucan sounds specializes in releasing high energy disco tunes bound to bring positive energy to


From the hazy but bright lights of the 70’s disco-era, Cerrone rose to international fame with Kongas, a group well-recieved for their appreciation of Afro-Funk rhythms. His rise as a solo artist has led him to be one of the most influential disco producers in not only Europe, but also most of the world.  Known for his extravagant videos, which still get tens of thousands of views today even though


Aeron Premo is not just Blisspop’s Managing Editor with a super cool name. She’s also one of DC’s up-and-coming DJ’s known by the name Rose Corps, and this weekend she will be making her Blisspop Disco Fest debut as one of the local DJ’s supporting Chromeo, DāM Funk, RAC and Robotaki. Big things are in store for Rose Corps so take a minute to get to know her better in


19 years ago this month, our founder, Will Eastman, unknowingly set the stage for a D.C. party series that would eventually launch his own career as a DJ/producer, spawn multiple offshoot events and lead to the creation of Blisspop as we know it. For 15 years, the Bliss party series gave D.C. a monthly reason to dance. In 2000, when Bliss began, Eastman had just started to dip his toes


For the past couple of years, Fady Rizk (Fady D) and Michael Nociolo (Noce) have been spreading their disco vibes throughout Washington, DC, both individually and as the duo behind the fledgling party, Discobolo. We caught up with them to find out more about their collaboration and how they plan to make a mark on the city’s scene. Tell us about how Discobolo got started. We have slightly different styles