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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...

Canada Festivals, Glitch, Podcast - August 25, 2014 The Village Sessions: Fat Pat Live at Shambhala 2013 set

Yes, you read that right. This tasty Village Session from Fat Pat is not from the glorious Shambhala you just finally are starting to recover from but yet is still part of our 2013 series. As a special treat for hitting 5000 fans we felt it was right to have a encore to our 2013 […]...

Tips, USA Festivals - August 25, 2014 Burning Man Turning Away Burners Temporarily Due to Rain

GET CURRENT BURNING MAN GATE CLOSURE UPDATES FROM THEIR TWITTER FEED. @burningman Burning Man event organizers have had to close the gates this morning until at least midday Tuesday due to the weather. The rain and standing water on the playa are currently creating unsafe driving conditions....

Canada Festivals, Drum & Bass, Podcast - August 4, 2014 The Village Sessions: Ragga Rinse Out Live at Shambhala 2013

It’s no secret that we love Shambhala. Now that one of our favorite festivals is upon us, we can’t wait for it to get started. Over the last few years the Village Stage has opened with the Ragga Jungle Rinse Out and it’s worked as a the perfect catalyst to get the party started. So […]...

Canada Festivals, Glitch, Podcast - August 1, 2014 The Village Sessions: Arlen Live at Shambhala 2013

There is not a better person to be able to translate the beauty that is the West Coast bass sound for Shambhala than Arlen. He is the man helming the ship that is PK San Francisco and from what we heard in his set from Shambhalala 2013, he has fallen in love with the music […]...