Tonight we’re teaming up with our friends NexGen Music for a full Velvet Lounge takeover. Upstairs, we’ll have three live electronic acts – Earth Alien Hybrid, Satori Trova and Hott Tubb. Downstairs, we’ll be up our usual weirdness at Lost & Sound with the Blisspop crew as well as a special DJ set by Dan Clarke of NexGen with Brian Settles on sax. It’s all 100% free (thanks to NexGen) and

One of United Kingdom’s latest musical hypes is Darren Williams, better known as Star Slinger. Despite beginning less than two years ago, Star Slinger has already built up a well-respected, eclectic portfolio that has reached media across the globe with his sampling aurora of old and new school influenced work. Darren just recently arrived in the states and is currently making his rounds across the country on his very own

Outputmessage (Bernard Farley) – producer, DJ, record label owner, math nerd and lead singer of up-and-coming electronic group Volta Bureau – is about to release his first EP of 2011, entitled Game Over. It’s been approximately a year since the release of his esteemed second album, Autonomous, and he’s now conquering new musical territory in Game Over that employs 80s synth pop, disco, break-beat, Baltimore club, Hip-Hop, and some of

We introduced you to NYC electronic duo Bikini last year with the release of their debut EP RIPJDS. Since then, they’ve been through quite a bit including releasing a remix version of the EP and planting thousands of trees daily. Today, they kindly released what seems to be a part of an upcoming album – despite being questionably sorted in an old playlist on their website. “End of Mars” is

Having recently released yet another extremely well received album, Lovers Do, on his thesongsays label, Blisspop had the pleasure of interviewing Steven Ford, aka Bruno Pronsato, to talk influences, collaborations, and naturally, speed metal vs. techno. Don’t miss his live set at U Hall this Friday. Locals Jubilee and Lxsx Frxnk will handle the warm-up duties. Advance tickets can be purchased here.