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PREVIEW: Disclosure @ Terminal 5 – 1/17, 1/18 & 1/19

By Lizzy (@wizzywb) on January 13th 2014

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The boys are back in town! Guy and Howard Lawrence, more formally known as Disclosure, return to New York City this weekend for three days of non-stop music. After selling out Central Park Summer Stage this past August, which catalyzed an onset of competitive secondary market ticket sales, the two brothers locked down three consecutive dates at New York City’s Terminal 5 where they will perform live, along with after-parties on Friday and Saturday at Webster Hall and Output where they will perform a DJ set.

Tickets for the Terminal 5 shows are sold out. If you choose to purchase a ticket in the secondary market, beware of fake Craiglist tickets!

Disclosure Announces North American Winter Tour – NYC Gets 2 Dates

By Lizzy (@wizzywb) on September 17th 2013

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Anyone lucky enough to see Disclosure perform in Central Park this past August knows that the duo puts on an unbelievable live show that is not to be missed. For those who fell victim to fake tickets or otherwise missed them in Central Park, you will have two opportunities to catch the brothers live at Terminal 5 in January.

Tickets go on sale this Friday at DisclosureOfficial.com – guaranteed to sell like hot cakes, make sure you grab yours before it’s too late!

EVENT: Big Gigantic @ Terminal 5 2.16

By Staff (@electronicoasis) on February 5th 2013

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Big Gigantic is currently on their 2013 Winter Tour, which was much anticipated with varying opening artists depending on date but including Kill Paris, Manic Focus, HeRobust and Two Fresh. The amount of hype generated from the artists via social media as the New York date approaches is massive. Big Gigantic especially, after every date there’s a flood of posts ranging from pictures to statuses about how every show was better than the next. After releasing three new songs in the past four months, one featuring GRiZ, all of which brought their notoriety to new levels.

In the past year Big Gigantic has become especially well known, playing festivals such as Camp Bisco, Ultra and Bonnaroo. Not only do they have stellar produced tracks and remixes, but they also include live saxophone and drum performances during their sets. In reference to the opening artists the New York date features Kill Paris and Manic Focus. Both artists are expected to be a seamless transition into Big Gigantic’s set, all in all it’s guaranteed to be one of the most notable concerts of Winter 2013.

Bassnectar – Freestyle Mixtape

By Chi (@CarnivoreGal) on October 3rd 2012

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Yesterday Bassnectar uploaded a new mixtape, and as expected, it is nothing less than massive. Featuring new originals from his upcoming Freestyle EP (which is slated for release Oct. 16th), the 40 minute explosion of bass also includes unreleased remixes with some trap and moombahton flavors.

Go grab the free download from Lorin’s Soundcloud here. Bassnectar will be playing 2 sold-out shows at Terminal 5 on November 17th & 18th. Tickets are still available for the Nov 16th show in Montclair, NJ here.

EVENTS: Justice @ Terminal 5 on St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

By J-Brown (@EO_JBrown) on March 11th 2012

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If you are unsure who JUSTICE is, kindly ex out of your browser immediatley. With that being said, the French geniuses and Ed Banger Records all-stars return to NYC for a 2 show run at Terminal 5 this coming weekend. Touring for their second studio album, entitled ‘AUDIO, VIDEO, DISCO’, the anticipation for this show far exceeds anything I have bared witness to of late. Although the album is significantly less club friendly than ‘Cross’, to be able to see and hear Gaspard and Xavier recreate the tracks on their new album live will be a site to behold. Tickets sold out within minutes, but StubHub is always an option, as are the grimy scalpers lurking outside the venue. Expect to hear the underground gem ‘On n’ On’ Ruined by Rick Rubin, along with the smash hit ‘Civilation’ which was featured on an Adidas commercial.

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NEWS: Rusko Announces North American Tour to Promote ‘Songs’

By CDELPERCIO (@cdelpercio_EO) on January 27th 2012

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Dubstep’s party boy, Rusko, is going to be super busy this Spring. Last week, we posted about the announcement of his full-length album ‘Songs’, the music video for his first single off the album ‘Somebody to Love’, as well as his US college tour. Since then, he has also announced his collaboration with Cypress Hill (called ‘Cypress Hill X Rusko’), a UK tour, and another month-long North American tour to promote ‘Songs’. In NYC, Rusko will be making a stop at Terminal 5 with Redlight on May 13th. Grab your tickets here!

Tour dates after the jump!


Skrillex Takes On Miami, Then The World

By MichelleKUPP (@MichelleKUPP) on January 6th 2012

Skrillex is all over the place these days. He dropped his highly anticipated EP Bangarang just a few weeks ago to critical acclaim, and he’ll be doing an almost week long tour stop in NYC starting Jan. 31 at Webster Hall, followed by Feb. 1 at Pacha, and then two sold out shows Feb. 3 at Roseland Ballroom and Feb. 4 at Terminal 5. New York Magazine wrote about why Skrillex is so beloved in the States and the conclusion is that he creates an atmosphere that mashes together genres and smears it with a dose of good ole fashioned getting messed up and having fun. Can’t go wrong with that formula. Skrillex has helped to make dance music more acceptable among males in the US, instilling it with a “frat dude mentality.” Anyone who has been to an EDM show, particularly a dubstep one, knows that the male to female ratio is vastly skewed towards the former. The music has become attractive to males, as even big room house and progressive now have a lot of elements that are similar to the previous domain of men, heavy metal.

Check out the video and be jealous that you weren’t there to experience the Skrillex effect. Enjoy!

The Weekend Beat 11/2 – 11/8

By Joey Joey Joey (@JoeyJoeyJoeyy) on November 2nd 2011

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Hope everyone had a good Halloween weekend! Anyone go see Pauly D at Pacha NYC? No? Didn’t think so. Time to do it all again. Costume optional.

Wednesday 11/2
Webster Hall – Soulwax + Tiga. Ticket and event info.
Le Bain – Soulwax afrer party. Event info.

Thursday 11/3
Lavo – Blake Jarrell. Event info.
Provocateur – Swanky Tunes. Event info.

Friday 11/4
Pacha NYC – Paul Oakenfold*. Ticket and event info.
Webster Hall – Nero. Ticket and event info.
Glo – Erick Morillo. Ticket and event info.
Terminal 5 – Chromeo + Breakbot. Ticket and event info.
Provocateur – Vanjee. Event info.

Saturday 11/5
Pacha NYC – Michael Woods**. Ticket and event info.
Terminal 5 – Chromeo + Breakbot. Ticket and event info.
Hudson Terrace – I/V. Event info.
District 36 – Felix Da Housecat.. Ticket and event info.
Mixx (NJ) – Manufactured Superstars. Event info.
Yotel- Breakbot + Plastic Plates**. Event info

Sunday 11/6
Monday 11/7
Cielo – Andi Hanley & Francois K. Ticket and event info.

Tuesday 11/8
*$10 before midnight.
**Free before midnight.

Where We’ll Be
So many shows, such little time. We will be checking in at Tiga tonight at Webster Hall. Saturday, there will be a strong EO contingency at Pacha NYC for the free Michael Woods show. If anyone saw his Electric Zoo set back in September, you’ll already know that he is one of the most hype DJ’s you can see live. Not just a DJ, but a performer. Also that night, I’ll be checking out rising bottle service DJ, I/V. He’ll be spinning at the ultra swanky Hudson Terrace. A good weekend is ahead, my friends

Recently Announced Shows
ATB will be at Lavo Nov. 10 with Sidney Samson coming later this month, spinning on Thanksgiving Eve.

AN21 & Max Vangeli will be making their Pacha NYC debut on Nov. 25. Loco Dice will be spinning Dec. 2.

Tiesto will be in Atlantic City on Dec. 2.

The Weekend Beat 10/19-10/25

By Joey Joey Joey (@JoeyJoeyJoeyy) on October 19th 2011

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New weekly post here at EO. Every Wednesday (since weekends start a little early in our corner of New York) we will be posting the notable upcoming shows, running from Wednesday to Tuesday, in the Tri-state area. If a big DJ is spinning we will let you know. Also, you can see where we’ll be and what big events were announced that week.

Wednesday 10/19
Thursday 10/20
Provocateur – AN21 . Event info.
District 36 – Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike. Tickets and event info.
Good Units – RAC. Tickets and event info.
Lavo – Joachim Garraud. Info.

Friday 10/21
Pacha NYC – Pete Tong*. Ticket and event info.
Webster Hall – Knife Party + AC Slater + Kill The Noise + Alvin Risk + The Japanese Popstars. Tickets and event info.
Glo – Oscar G. Ticket and event info.
Provocateur – Butch. Event info.
Le Bain – Drop The Lime + Yusek. Event info.

Saturday 10/22
Pacha NYC – Victor Calderone**. Ticket and event info.
Terminal 5 – Skream & Benga + Joker + Gesaffelstein + Dillon Francis + Destructo. Ticket and event Info.

Sunday 10/23
Cielo – Honey Dijon & DJ Nita*. Ticket and event info.

Monday 10/24
Tuesday 10/25
Cielo – Tommie Sunshine. Ticket and event info.

*Free admission before midnight
**$10 admission before midnight

Where We’ll Be
The fall line up has been exceptionally strong, even better than the summer. This week is no exception. Tomorrow you can find us front and center at Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike. It’s rare to see these guys in New York, let alone the United States, so we’ll be taking full advantage

Recently Announced Shows
As we reported last week NYE will bring Deadmau5 to pier 36 and Laidback Luke to Pacha NYC.

Hardwell will be making his Pacha NYC debut on Dec. 3.

Chuckie + Nervo will be at Pacha NYC Thanksgiving night.

Erik Morillo will be at Glo Nov. 4 and Roger Sanchez later that month on the 25th

A Trak, Tiga, Miike Snow + More (HARD Turkey Soup) @ Terminal 5 in NYC 11.27.2010 (Review, Videos, Pictures)

By J-Brown (@EO_JBrown) on November 28th 2010

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This review was submitted by my good friend James Macedonio, Manhasset’s resident DJ and dance music enthusiast.

In the modern age of music, it seems that any idiot with a keyboard and a cracked version of logic can throw together a half decent remix and achieve their fifteen minutes of internet fame. Given this, you might jump to the conclusion that electronic music producers and DJ’s are not talented. It’s a point I’ve argued against with many self proclaimed music enthusiasts who can’t find it in themselves to respect an artist who doesn’t play in a jam band or wear eye liner. For all the non-believers out there, my argument is simple: DJ A Trak. Check out the full review after the jump.