Challenges Are Opportunities In Disguise – An Interview w/ Jordan Suckley

Challenges Are Opportunities In Disguise – An Interview w/ Jordan Suckley

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014 in PREviews / REviews | 1 comment

*written by A’Damaged Pro for Electronica Life When do you quit setting goals for yourself? When do you say you’re satisfied with where you’re at right now? If you ask any artist, their answers will be a resounding “never.” You must always be prepared to step into the unknown and to prevail. Everything must be viewed as either an opportunity or a learning experience, whether it’s a remix request or starting your own record...

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Martin Garrix – Proxy (D-SAB Remix)

Martin Garrix – Proxy (D-SAB Remix)

Posted by on Apr 19, 2014 in PREviews / REviews | 4 comments

*written by A’Damaged Pro for Electronica Life Martin Garrix’s “Proxy” delivers as expected. It’s a blend of feel-good club music and what you can expect to hear when fighting a boss in Final Fantasy. How do you improve on something that already has a global feel? D-SAB has the answer. He reworks the drop and the transitions, resulting in a remix that is both uplifting and melodic. When the drop has a built-in signifying phrase, you’re left with the choice...

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ARMIN ONLY: INTENSE Takes Over The Forum of Los Angeles On Friday May 9th

ARMIN ONLY: INTENSE Takes Over The Forum of Los Angeles On Friday May 9th

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 in PREviews / REviews | 1 comment

*written by Crystal Garcia for Electronica Life We’re now just a couple weeks away from the return of ARMIN ONLY to Los Angeles, and this time the World’s favorite DJ brings ARMIN ONLY: INTENSE to The Forum of Los Angeles on Friday May 9th. Considering that LA hasn’t received a proper ARMIN ONLY experience since ARMIN ONLY:IMAGINE on New Years Eve 2009 at Together As One, it’s safe to say that Southern California trance fans are WAY overdue for the magical...

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Everybody Should Be Considered A VIP – An Interview w/ Members Of DanceSafe

Everybody Should Be Considered A VIP – An Interview w/ Members Of DanceSafe

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 in PREviews / REviews | 8 comments

*written by A’Damaged Pro for Electronica Life The concept of harm-reduction services has a large shadow cast over it, specifically in regards to most major EDM events and festivals. Does acknowledging very specific health concerns, resulting from certain behaviors that are quite possibly taking place on-site, and providing additional safety measures to counterbalance them equate to an attitude of acceptance? Therein lies the conundrum. Even though harm-reduction...

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There’s No Playing Around In The Graff Game, Even If You’re A Trixter – An Interview w/ Mr. Trixter

There’s No Playing Around In The Graff Game, Even If You’re A Trixter – An Interview w/ Mr. Trixter

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in PREviews / REviews | 3 comments

*written by A’Damaged Pro for Electronica Life Art is a fluid concept, regardless of the medium. The potential impact of a piece of art, whether it be the aesthetics of a mural or your favorite festival anthem, is entirely subjective. One must remain objective in order to appreciate the subtle nuances of art in all of its various forms, especially if you are to recognize the effects one form has on another. In this instance, I am referring specifically to the art...

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Playing It Forward Is Just The Beginning – An Interview w/ The Executive Director Of The Electronic Music Alliance Janine Jordan

Playing It Forward Is Just The Beginning – An Interview w/ The Executive Director Of The Electronic Music Alliance Janine Jordan

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in PREviews / REviews | 3 comments

*written by A’Damaged Pro for Electronica Life Do we, as individuals, have the capability to enrich ourselves, our society, and, by extension, our planet? The potential for positive change is all around us. All it takes is: an idea stimulated by a mental spark, a voice, and a platform. Once the prospective idea has been crystallized, the initial voice will sound the call for other like-minded individuals to join the cause. This focused communion elevates the power of...

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