Art Department's record label No. 19 gives us this special and very personalized video of Damian Lazarus as the sun comes up over the desert at Burning Man.
To those of you who were fortunate enough to experience this, here is a little reminder of why you go back year after year. And for those of you who have not yet been able to share in the experience, the Robot Heart of Burning Man will be waiting for you when you are ready. CONTINUE READING
In this episode of On Tour, OneBeat follows inspiring Toronto-based duo Art Department over a typical weekend on the road.
From Montreal to San Francisco and then Los Angeles, Art Department hit some of North America's most coveted underground playgrounds, giving us exclusive access to their lives while traveling from gig to gig.
Whether it's magic moments on the dancefloor, testimonials from their artist friends or their quirks, get an inside look at these dynamic DJ/producers.
Miguel Campbell is a burgeoning young star that shot to notoriety in 2011 after 'Something Special', his debut release on Hot Creations became one of the biggest tracks of the year.
Set to put Miguel back in the end of year charts for a second year running, 'Back In Flight School' is a smooth and addictive ride that's rich in harmonies and contagious bass-lines. This thoughtfully executed and consistent combination from the opening title track to the closing moments leaves you feeling warm CONTINUE READING
Today, an awesome short clip video has been released of the baddest scooter gang on the streets, Maceo Plex and Danny Daze aka Jupiter Jazz. The duo is caught riding their scooters in a dark alleyway doing mediocre tricks. I guess if I were making hit records – I could make riding scooters look cool too. Luckily, this scooter gang remembered to wear their helmets… Safety-first gentlemen!
The song in the background - "Shake It Mama" is going to be a banger! Watch the video above and stay CONTINUE READING
Sasha's label, Last Night On Earth continues to maintain it's forward thinking approach to releasing a diverse range of quality electronic music.
Finally seeing the light of day is Sasha's take on Hot Chip's "Flutes". Having been a firm favorite and closing track of many of his recent sets, he twists it in to his classic melodic vibe that only he does so well, taking the original into a new dimension for the clubs and festivals.
Beautiful synth work builds and breaks throughout the track, CONTINUE READING
You may remember the UK trio Get People from our previous feature back in September 2011. Well, since then they've definitely been making moves - releasing their 2nd EP entitled Harmonize, as well as bringing on artist Michael H. Smith to animate their videos. Michael's psychedelic and hypnotic animation style meshes so beautifully with Get People's deep, dark, looming instrumentals, it seemingly tranforms each video into an autonomous, living & breathing, organic work of art, suspended CONTINUE READING
Poolside's music video for "Only Everything" conveys the great depths of a child's imagination. What would be a normal boring car ride for any adult becomes a roller coaster for the child with a vivid imagination. The funky yet extremely uplifting beat brings about a sense of childhood nostalgia.