DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

Zedd: ‘I thought my future was going to be being a drummer in a band’

Clarity and Stay The Night superstar Zedd recently visited SiriusXM Hits1 to talk to the Morning Mash Up about his new rock star status, what he thought he’d be doing instead of DJing, and why Clarity’s overwhelming success came as … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

3LAU and Bright Lights feel the love at No. 1 on BPM Beats Of The Week Countdown (7/12/14)

On this week’s BPM Beats of the Week countdown, 3LAU and Bright Lights remain dominant at number one with How You Love Me. Deorro joins the list at number two with Five Hours, shifting Mr Probz and Robin Schulz’s Waves (Remix) down to … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

3LAU and Bright Lights dominate No. 1 on BPM Beats Of The Week Countdown (7/7/14)

On this week’s BPM Beats of the Week countdown, 3LAU and Bright Lights continue to feel the love at number one with ‘How You Love Me’. Mr Probz and Robin Schulz create strong waves and rise to number two with ‘Waves … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, DANCE/ELECTRONIC, COUNTDOWNS

3LAU and Bright Lights at No. 1 on BPM Beats Of The Week Countdown (6/28/14)

On this week’s BPM ‘Beats of the Week’ countdown, 3LAU and Bright Lights are feeling the love at number one with How You Love Me. Calvin Harris, R3hab, and Ummet Ozcan start the summer off right with Summer (Remix) at number two, … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

SiriusXM’s at EDC Las Vegas 2014 with Armin van Buuren, Steve Aoki, Afrojack and more!

Calling all EDM lovers and those who just love to get down! EDC will be raging in Las Vegas 6/20 – 6/22, boasting a lineup of the biggest names the industry has to offer. Tune in to Electric Area, Ch. 52, Friday 6/20 at 7 … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

EDC New York 2014 Wrap-Up: Fans deal with downpours, Tiësto hands out shots + more

The 2014 New York Electric Daisy Carnival has come and gone, but we’ll never forget the EDM fest’s two-day onslaught of thumping bass, day-glo outfits, pillars of fire, 40-foot owls, and SiriusXM rain slickers. For those of you not at … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC, WHAT'S ON

Electric Daisy Carnival New York City 2014: Hear live sets from Afrojack, Steve Angello & more

Attention, festival goers and EDM junkies! Starting this weekend, Saturday 5/24 and Sunday 5/25, Electric Area will broadcast the New York City leg of the Electric Daisy Carnival. (And we’re already seeing strobe lights just thinking about it.) Held at Met … Continued

ALTERNATIVE, COUNTRY, DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Sounds of Summer: All the music you’ll ever need for Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! What’chu got planned for Saturday, Sunday, and Monday? Maybe a little early beach trip? (Careful, the water’s gonna be COLD.) Maybe a BBQ? Maybe a day on the couch clutching your iPad while everyone else is off to the … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

Pay homage to the godfather of house music DJ Frankie Knuckles

Airing Friday 4/4 at 10 pm ET on BPM, Ch. 51 Replaying Saturday 4/5 at 9 am ET, Monday 4/7 at 12 am ET Airing Friday 4/4 at 8 pm ET on Studio 54 Radio, Ch. 54 Replaying Saturday 4/5 … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

Watch: Exclusive video of Armin van Buuren’s set at the SiriusXM Music Lounge

Armin van Buuren headlined an incredible line-up on day three of the SiriusXM Music Lounge in Miami, including Andrew Rayal, Audien, Orjan Nilsen and Cedric Gervais. SiriusXM listeners and Electric Area fans joined us at the W Hotel for drinks, sun … Continued