(BA Hons Journalism), 30, London. NCTJ-accredited journalist and dance music lover specialising in interviews, features, editorial work, and reviews. www.journojake.com

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Cast your mind back to 2013, and Sebastian Ingrosso was just one of a number of producers busy dropping golden generation hits. The year was truly a peak one for 'EDM', with Avicii's 'Wake Me Up', Martin Garrix's 'Animals', Mat Zo's 'Easy', and Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky' all representing the tip of an iceberg which truly boomed around this same

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Sprinkling that Latin feel on his new summer anthem, Robbie Rivera has teamed up with Cuban artists PAUZA & Cartagena’s Gerardo Varela, to bring us 'Agua Pa Beber' - translating as 'Water To Drink'. Cementing a reputation as a highly skilled producer, Robbie has already built up a glittering back-catalogue, with releases on iconic labels such as Nervous, Axtone, Snatch, Armada, Defected,

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With a career spanning the best part of 15 years, Tommy Capretto continues to leave a firm footprint in the overall landscape of electronic music, thanks to his superb skillset in the studio. A powerful producer famed for crafting slick melodies and soul-grooving rhythms, Tommy has now dropped the official video for his latest release, 'Situationship'. The track follows the

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The Tim Bergling foundation has recruited Alesso, and a whole further range of artists, as part of a new scheme with Save The Children. The collaboration is to mark May's Mental Health Awareness month, with both organisations keen to address the stigma around mental health, and the conversations which surround mental illness. Klas Bergling, father of Tim (aka Avicii) added

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The pandemic has hit us all hard, and Eric Prydz fans are certainly no different. With many of us recalling the last time we saw our favourite DJ play live in the flesh, most would answer '2019' at the earliest, when quizzed with that particular question. But Prydz fans can say 'this week', that's if they live in Miami, Florida.

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Eric Prydz has enjoyed a special relationship with the people of the United Kingdom for many years now, bringing his 'EPIC 5.0' show to Victoria Park in 2017, before dropping his 'HOLO' performance in London's Finsbury Park in 2019. Now, continuing the theme of airing a huge new U.K show every 2 years - sandwiched between his various sets in

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Dynamic duo ANIM, one of Ireland's most tantalising exports, have today revealed their slick new single 'Count To Ten'. Signed to Universal Music/Casablanca Records, the crossover dance smash pairs the powerful production prowess of both producers, with ANIM made up of Darren Rice and Mark McCabe. As stalwarts of the Irish scene, the pair have amassed a sturdy reputation with

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Sonny Fodera, Just Kiddin and Lilly Ahlberg have joined forces on new collaborative single ‘Closer’. Combining euphoric piano chords, emotion-drenched breakdowns and Lilly’s seductive vocals, ‘Closer’ is a sunkissed banger that has been crafted with summer in mind. Closer follows Sonny’s smash collaboration with Diplo ‘Turn Back Time’, which has racked up over 50-million streams in just 6-months.  Sonny just announced

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American duo birrdbath continue to make waves throughout the world of dubstep, thanks to their slick signature sound, packing with thunder-trembling wubs and rasping bass textures. Hailing from Los Angeles, the California-based duo were cementing a burgeoning reputation pre-lockdown, rocking parties all over the State with deep underground shows for the bass community. But despite the stop-start nature of a

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There can be no doubt that Avicii was, quite frankly, the G.O.A.T. Alongside acts like Calvin Harris, David Guetta, and Swedish House Mafia, Tim played a hugely important role in the growth of the 'EDM' boom at the start of the 'teenies' decade, and despite his death in 2018, the legacy of his music will live on forever. After emerging

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The Wynn Las Vegas really means business this year, and now they've added Kygo to their ranks! The move comes shortly after stories broke regarding the addition of Alesso to the resort's 2021 scheduling and it appears that the Wynn is looking to make up for lost time by going BIG this year. With various hotels and casinos in Sin

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With more and more nightlife venues beginning to reopen, Alesso has shared some very exciting news with his fans

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For those of you old enough to remember, Pacha once dominated London night-life, as recently as 2014. Tucked away in the heart of Victoria, opposite the rail station, the club, set in the Westminster area of the UK capital, hosted an array of hot house line-ups, mirroring the sleek elegance of their neighbouring venue in Ibiza. But after closing their

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Swedish billionaire Daniel Ek is best known for his involvement in Spotify. Acting as founder and CEO of the global streaming brand, Ek has turned his company into a true behemoth of the modern world, dominating the phone and laptop screens of just about every computer in the world, with Spotify drawing in a market share of the world's music-listening

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