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

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

SiriusXM Music Lounge Day 3: Armin van Buuren, Cedric Gervais, Orjan Nilsen

We wrapped up our eighth annual SiriusXM Music Lounge in Miami with an incredible line-up from Armada Music. Headlined by Armin van Buuren, of course, the lead-up was an incredible line-up of Andrew Rayal, Audien, Orjan Nilsen and Cedric Gervais. … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Harwell’s Dare You at the SiriusXM Music Lounge in Miami

International DJ extraordinaire Hardwell closed out day 2 of the SiriusXM Music Lounge in Miami this week and he did it with his new single Dare You. Check it out.

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

SiriusXM Music Lounge Day 3: Armin van Buuren and Friends’ Armada Takeover on Electric Area

Airing LIVE March 26, 27, 28 from 1- 6 pm ET on Electric Area-turned-UMF Radio, Ch. 52. On Day one of the SiriusXM Music Lounge in Miami, Tiësto and crew crushed it. Day two the party was just as epic … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

Let’s Review, shall we? Hardwell, W&W, Dyro, Danic & Deorro

Day 2 of the SiriusXM Music Lounge. It came, we saw, the DJs conquered. Deorro, Dannic, Dyro and W&W tracked the party while the SiriusXM Electric Area crew interviewed everyone from Steve Aoki and Zedd to Rebecca & Fiona and … Continued

DANCE/ELECTRONIC, MUSIC

SiriusXM Music Lounge Day 2: Hardwell and Friends’ ‘Revealed’ Takeover on Electric Area

Airing LIVE March 26, 27, 28 from 1- 6 pm ET on Electric Area-turned-UMF Radio, Ch. 52. Unofficially we like to call it “the road to Ultra,” but officially, the SiriusXM Music Lounge in Miami is three days of the best international DJs … Continued