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Tomorrowland Owner Seeks Takeover As Stock Prices Hit Historic Low

Tomorrowland Owner Seeks Takeover As Stock Prices Hit Historic Low

Amidst news that SFX Entertainment's stock prices have plummeted, founder Robert Sillerman made an offer to take the company private again to no avail. With major stakes in EDM with festivals such as Tomorrowland and Electric Zoo, Sillerman offered to pay $5.25 per share and was still turned down. The shares have fallen to a current value of $1.55.

SFX Fails In Bid To Go Private

SFX Fails In Bid To Go Private

The company's share price has plummeted after Robert Sillerman's August 13th deadline passed.

Beyond The Valley's Huge 2015 Line-Up Is Here

Beyond The Valley's Huge 2015 Line-Up Is Here

When Beyond the Valley locked in their 2015 return (December 29-January 1 – Gippsland Parklands, Victoria), organisers promised to deliver an “even bigger” line-up than last year.

Flyer Art: Writing's On The Wall

Flyer Art: Writing's On The Wall

Club flyers are generally a mixed bag. For every Haçienda flyer that earns a place in the Design Museum, there's a garish purple effort featuring an Ibiza dancer, a velvet rope, popping bottles of Champagne and an invite to the foam party from hell.

Skrillex Shows Up For Britney Spears In Awesome Way

Skrillex Shows Up For Britney Spears In Awesome Way

Today in our life is always cool to see different sides of the music world collide.

8 Tracks That Smashed Hard Summer

8 Tracks That Smashed Hard Summer

HARD Summer festival returned to its Southern California home at the Pomona Fairplex, with performances from The Chemical Brothers, Jimmy Edgar, The Weeknd, Jack Ü, Hannah Wants and many more. 65,000 attendees flooded the festival grounds and did their best to endure the high temperatures in order to see their favourite artists of the moment.

Watch David Guetta Spin Vinyl In This Rare Video From The 90s

Watch David Guetta Spin Vinyl In This Rare Video From The 90s

Before he was a world famous pop-DJ superstar, French producer David Guetta was a staple of the European House scene and could regularly be found spinning in all of the hottest underground nightclubs of the day.

Skrillex Touring India For The First Time

Skrillex Touring India For The First Time

Big news for Skrillex fans in India as the EDM don announces a fall 2015 tour taking him into India for the first time.

Record Labels Have Had Their Beatport Payments Frozen

Record Labels Have Had Their Beatport Payments Frozen

The privatisation of the online retailer's parent company SFX Entertainment has led to the delay.

HARD Summer Suffers Two Tragic Deaths on Day One

HARD Summer Suffers Two Tragic Deaths on Day One

In a terrible turn of events, this year's HARD Summer festival has been dealt a tragedy as two young women have passed away from suspected overdose.

Ultra Music Festival Unveils A New Event

Ultra Music Festival Unveils A New Event

Ultra Music Festival continues its conquest of world domination via their Road To Ultra series, adding another new addition to their major festival outfit.

Deadmau5 Collabs With Video Game, Surprises Fans With New Music

Deadmau5 Collabs With Video Game, Surprises Fans With New Music

Deadmau5 surprised his millions of fans by dropping brand new music this week.

Why Does Water In Ibiza Clubs Cost €12 A Bottle?

Why Does Water In Ibiza Clubs Cost €12 A Bottle?

Paying €19 for a mojito, €16 for a vodka limon, €12 for a beer and €10 for a bottle of water - Welcome to Ibiza!

Richie Hawtin Accepts His Honorary Doctorate From Sir Patrick Stewart

Richie Hawtin Accepts His Honorary Doctorate From Sir Patrick Stewart

Back in May, it was revealed that techno trailblazer Richie Hawtin would receive an honorary doctorate from the UK’s University of Huddersfield – one of eight recipients to receive the honor in 2015. (Play ‘spot the DJ’ in the lineup of recipients.)

Skrillex, Justin Bieber, And Kygo To Perform At Billboard Hot 100 Festival

Skrillex, Justin Bieber, And Kygo To Perform At Billboard Hot 100 Festival

The lineup for the first ever Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival has been revealed, and it just goes to show how far EDM's mainstream acceptance has come.

BPM Festival 2016 Announces Dates

BPM Festival 2016 Announces Dates

Marking its ninth anniversary, The BPM Festival returns to Playa Del Carmen, Mexico on January 8-17, 2016. Kicking off the global festival calendar as the preeminent destination for dance music enthusiasts, The BPM Festival delivers an incomparable festival experience while providing the essential winter getaway along the picturesque Caribbean coastline.

How Much Different Jobs In The Music Industry Actually Pay

How Much Different Jobs In The Music Industry Actually Pay

Back in February, Tone Deaf reported on a study by Entertainment Assist, a charity that helps people working in the Australian music industry, which illustrated why it may not be such a good idea to work in the Australian music industry.

Deadmau5 Trolls Jack Ü & Justin Bieber With Awful “Where Are Ü Now” Remix

Deadmau5 Trolls Jack Ü & Justin Bieber With Awful “Where Are Ü Now” Remix

Early this week, Deadmau5 made his hatred for the remix of Jack Ü’s “Where Are Ü Now” ft. Justin Bieber public through a series of tweets.

Your Guide To Surviving Burning Man

Your Guide To Surviving Burning Man

This year’s edition of Burning Man is creeping up fast, with Black Rock City’s annual celebration of all things weird and wonderful kicking off on August 30.

Daft Punk Collaborator Nile Rodgers Teams Up With Keith Urban For New EDM-Countr

Daft Punk Collaborator Nile Rodgers Teams Up With Keith Urban For New EDM-Country Project

The Country music world and the EDM community are becoming rather friendly. It started with Zedd teaming up with Lady Antebellum on a performance for the recent CMT awards. Now Nile Rodgers and country superstar Keith Urban are taking on the combo of the two opposing genres as they work on a new collaborative number.