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Canada Festivals, festival news, Music Festivals - February 27, 2015 Bass Coast’s First Wave Announced!

The deluge of festival announcements has started with Bass Coast’s spectacular lineup being announced. This first wave of two is a tsunami of musical goodness. If you haven’t already thrown on your life vest and waded into the deep end, here is a quick run down of what you can start to...

International Festivals, Music Festivals - January 27, 2015 Outlook Festival Releases First Wave of Lineup

Well, it’s that time of year again. Time to obsessively watch the Internet for news regarding 2015’s festival lineups. One of the festivals we were most excited to see was Outlook, and the crew did not disappoint. Outlook basically has the craziest lineup every year, and this...

Canada Festivals, DJ's/Producers, Dubstep, Other Music, Podcast, Promoters - January 16, 2015 The Village Sessions: Generic and Dua Live at Shambhala 2014

When the sun sets on the last day of Shambhala you know there isn’t going to be a single person who isn’t trying to cram the last little bit of party in. Generic and Dua dropped this set late in the Shambhala weekend and the crowd went nuts trying to drink in every last drop […]...

Canada Festivals, Other Music, Podcast - December 17, 2014 The Village Sessions: DJ Anger Live at Shambhala 2014

There were many notable sets from 2014’s Shambhala Music Festival but none quite so talked about as when The Village Stage’s own head carpenter took to the stage! A guy best known for his hustle in the West Coast music community, DJ Anger played a climactic set that provided the soundtrack for...

Canada Festivals, Drum & Bass, Podcast - November 18, 2014 BASS Pod: Spiral Architects at FozzyFest 2014

Fozzy Fest was an amazing festival, it just seemed like all the pieces fell together perfectly. The location sat on the best sandy beach we’ve come across in Canada, the sound system was turned up to perfection and the crowd had that familiar feeling. All that was needed was an audio...

Canada Festivals - October 28, 2014 Shambhala 2014: A Journey Home Official After Story

Shambhala releases 2014 Afterstory ‘A Journey Home’ Canada’s premiere electronic music festival, Shambhala, has released the Official 2014 Afterstory video titled “A Journey Home.” Take a trip back to the Farm and experience the wonder of last year’s festival, what many are...

Culture, DJ's/Producers, Drum & Bass, International Festivals, Other, Other Music, Promoters - October 28, 2014 Exploring Sound System Culture With Mungo’s Hi Fi

Sound system culture has been part of reggae music for as long as rude boys and girls have been in the dance. Although this culture is part of mainstream life in the Carribean, it’s a pretty rare specimen of musical custom here in North America. It exists; people know about it, but it’s not...

Canada Festivals, Music Festivals - October 21, 2014 FozzyFest 2014: Nobody Puts Fozzy in the Corner

It was the first night of the last summer festival in Western Canada, and as people eagerly left their freshly assembled campsites and headed toward The Beach Stage, you could see people with nervous knees speed walking in a frenzy toward the dance floor to be the first to lay down their deadly...

Culture, International Festivals, Music Festivals - October 8, 2014 Outlook Festival 2014: We Came, We Conquered

To say Outlook Festival is the most fierce beast of all bass music festivals might seem a bit of an exaggeration, but is legitimately pretty accurate. To say we crossed the ocean and conquered the beast is the genuine truth. Outlook festival has been beckoning to me from overseas for years now. For...

Canada Festivals, Promoters - September 5, 2014 FozzyFest to Celebrate 10 Years of SOFAKINGAWESOME!

In the summer of 2005, thirty friends went camping with some minor sound equipment to celebrate the birthday of Shawn “Fozzy” Lafleur. The celebration went down in the history books while Shawn and his friends decided they should all do it again the following year. Plans were put in...

Art, Photos, Tips, USA Festivals - September 4, 2014 Burning Man: The Playa is Bold and Fears Very Little

Trying to write about Burning Man is like being an over stimulated child standing in a room full of brightly coloured balloons floating on the ceiling and trying to choose just one string to grab on to and run with. The experience of Black Rock City is simply too explosive to properly describe in...

Canada Festivals, Drum & Bass, Dubstep, Podcast - August 25, 2014 The Village Sessions: Two Timer Live at Shambhala 2013

As a special treat for hitting 5000 fans, we felt it was right to have an encore to our 2013 Village Sessions by releasing two last sets! Our first ever released Village Session in 2012 was Two Timer who came out of the gate swinging with a heavy set of bass and DNB that shocked everyone on...