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,
Since 1989, Octave One has been a leading light in Detroit’s techno scene, with the core duo of Lenny and Lawrence Burden touring the world with their stunning live act and teaming up alongside their three other brothers Lynell, Lance and Lorne to create tracks that have already become techno classics. We got a chance to catch up with them prior to their performance tomorrow evening at U Street Music