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You know Zola Jesus is really serious about this whole shooting-for-pop-stardom thing when she gets herself a Diplo remix. Diplo has just reworked "Go (Blank Sea)," the second single from Zola Jesus'…   Read Story »
More than 30 years ago, Afrika Bambaataa's Arthur Baker-produced "Planet Rock" changed the music industry forever, thanks in part to its use of the revolutionary 808 drum machine. The 808 created a…   Read Story »
Jack U is the superstar DJ duo of Diplo and Skrillex, and for a while, they've been threatening to unleash some gigantic recordings on the world. Chief among those is "Take Ü There," a collaboration…   Read Story »
U2 just pulled a Beyoncé plus a Jay Z. As of a few minutes ago, the band's new album Songs Of Innocence was delivered for free to all iTunes customers, just after U2 performed new single "The…   Read Story »
Jack U is the EDM wonder-twins super-team of Diplo and Skrillex. Though they've been recording together lately, their music only seems to exist in the form of tracks that Diplo plays during festival…   Read Story »
Ariana Grande's sophomore set My Everything, out this week, is part of at least two long legacies. The more obvious of those is the tradition of children's TV stars stepping into the industry machine…   Read Story »
In a cover story for Billboard, reigning pop king Diplo shared a wealth of information about upcoming collaborations, his "perpetual motion machine" lifestyle, and his sponsorship deal with Uber.…   Read Story »
Last summer Forbes released a list of the world's highest-paid DJs topped off by Calvin Harris, Tiesto, and David Guetta. This year's list is out, and guess what? It's topped by Calvin Harris, David…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, two of the kids who had gone to the Maryland date of Diplo's Mad Decent Block Party festival died of drug-related issues, and many more were hospitalized. As a result, festival…   Read Story »
Diplo and Skrillex are both at the top of their respective games -- the former has the pop music world on lock and the latter is the reigning EDM king -- so it's interesting to see what they come up…   Read Story »