If you’re a fan of Lotus you’ve probably attended the annual Summer Dance festival which takes place at the band’s home away from home, Nelson’s Ledges Quarry Park in Garrettsville, Ohio. This year’s edition took place this past weekend and offered a number of surprises including long requested bust outs, a fantasy set list written by and voted upon by the fan base, and a DJ/Live hybrid set dubbed “Bellweirder”.
Discoholic describe themselves as “a music group that creates disco-inspired songs with influences from other R&B genres.” Listening to their tunes, you can hear an upbeat energy combined with a subtle funkiness that will put any listener in a good mood. We caught up with the collective behind the disco ball and found out how they plan to make Washington, DC the disco capital of the US. Tell us about
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.
Nazariff has just released a remix of “ULTRAVIOLENT (adrenochrome),” by Crywolf. This transforms the raw emotion from the original into a heavy-hitting monster. It’s dark and powerful with some big drums and bass to match. What I love is the dichotomy of the drops and breaks; they’re almost like two sides of a coin. The breaks are so open and dynamic while the drops push the tempo. The