Canadian and Native American electronic group A Tribe Called Red formed back in 2008 with a very distinct sound self described as electric pow wow or “pow wow step.” We chatted with member Bear Witness to ask him a few questions about the group, Ottawa and his relationship with Diplo.
Dustin and Dylan of Bay Area electronic production duo K Theory have been making hits as well as touring the states steady throughout 2012 with their hard yet melodic tunes. They play their first large music festival this weekend at Wintersalt and we spoke to Dylan as they geared up for the performance.
Before the madness of New Years Eve sets in, San Francisco’s Fort Mason Pavilion plays host to the first Wintersalt festival, a live music, art and food experience on Friday, December 28 and Saturday, December 29. Performers include Diplo, Travis Barker ft. Mix Master Mike, DJ Shadow and more including mostly local artists from the Bay Area.
Get a first listen of Santigold’s new album, Master of My Make Believe this morning on NPR. The album comes out May 1st, and has been generating quite a buzz with singles like “Disparate Youth.”
Ever wonder what a party with Diplo, Questlove, A-Trak and Araabmuzik music looks like? Our friends at Turntable.fm threw one in Austin at SXSW.
The weekend before San Francisco explodes with music during Outside Lands, we gear up in style with a mix of talented DJs around the city. From worldwide dancefloor smasher Diplo to the Foundations’ hip hop infused Summer Sound Session to moombahton vibes on Sunday night, your weekend will be filled with hot club events.
Dillion Francis, one of the most buzz-worthy names in EDM performs at the Rickshaw Stop this Friday for Melt #2. The 23-year-old producer is Diplo’s current prodigy—he’s also received nods of approval from Rusko, Steve Aoki and will.i.am—and the leading producer behind the worldwide Moombahton phenomenon.