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If you caught any of Major Lazer's frantic, fun-as-hell festival-rocking live shows over the last few years, you likely saw girls twerking on speaker-risers, Skerritt Bwoy performing death-defying…   Read Story »
An incredibly strange confederation of people got together to work on the song "Ashtrays And Heartbreaks": G-rap legend-turned-cuddly reggae croaker Snoop Lion, teen idol-turned-tabloid cautionary…   Read Story »
Diplo's steady co-piloting in Snoop Dogg's self-reinvention into Snoop Lion continues with this Major Lazer-co-produced track "No Guns Allowed." The Beirut-interpolating track features guest vocals…   Read Story »
Major Lazer's 2012 album Free The Universe featured a collaboration with Amber Coffman of the Dirty Projectors, "Get Free." At this year's SXSW both Coffman and Major Lazer finally performed the song…   Read Story »
The release of Major Lazer's sophomore album Free The Universe looms, and Diplo's cartoonish EDM-dancehall hybrid has already released one free-online EP of remixes and ephemera. And now they've…   Read Story »
We don't get too many opportunities to hear Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig sing in a fake patois, and when one comes along, we've got to collectively grab it and cherish it. Koenig sings lead…   Read Story »
Major Lazer's recently delayed sophomore album Free The Universe does not yet have a new release date, but today we get a small glimpse at what's to come with the dancehallstep -- sorry, couldn't…   Read Story »
Major Lazer have a new album on the way, Free the Universe, set to feature Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig, Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman, Shaggy, and more. It was previously set for release on 2/19…   Read Story »
There was no getting away from EDM in 2012. While the three-letter hashtag has certainly caused buzz among radio stations and indie blogosphere alike, it's been a big year for dance on and off of the…   Read Story »
People don't tend to save their best music videos, so this is a thinner list than most. But if the world does end today, at least you won't die before watching Taylor Swift's version of a Lana Del…   Read Story »