As if the lineup for CRSSD wasn’t good enough already, the producers of this forward-thinking, San Diego-based festival recently made a surprise phase II artist announcement. The new additions (above image), including veterans Harvard Bass and Amtrac, join a talent-rich roster that includes Maceo Plex, Empire of the Sun, Pete Tong and Thomas Jack. […]

[NEWS] East India Youth Announces Sophomore Record – Culture Of Volume

East India Youth

    Here at Sights and Sounds, we love East India Youth a.k.a William Doyle. Total Strife Forever topped our British and Irish Albums of 2014 list. So you can’t imagine how excited we are to relay the news that Culture of Volume will be released by the prestigious XL Recordings on 06 April 2015 (07 in US). Mostly recorded and […]

[NEWS] Hangout Music Festival Reveals 2015 Lineup

[NEWS] Hangout Music Festival Reveals 2015 Lineup

  There aren’t many better moments in life than hanging out on the beach while you soak in the sun and the sounds of legendary musical acts such as Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty, Outkast, and The Black Keys. Hangout Music Festival has been one of my favorite music festivals over the last couple years, and […]

[NEWS] Arno Cost – “When In Paris” Radio Show


  Having remixed the likes of Nicky Romero and fresh from collaborations with Norman Doray, last year sure was a busy one for French producer/DJ Arno Cost. Already in 2015 he comes exploding out the gates bringing us a brand new radio show, entitled “When In Paris” get set to hear the best of French […]

[ NEWS ] CRSSD Festival Reveals Impressive Lineup


  Watch out, Insomniac and HARDfest.  Southern California has a new festival contender this spring: CRSSD – a unique, forward thinking, 21+ electronic music festival experience taking place at San Diego’s Waterfront Park on March 14th and 15th. CRSSD is the result of a collaboration between  Goldenvoice, the company that puts on the legendary Coachella music […]

[NEWS] Coachella 2015 Lineup Announced!

[NEWS] Coachella 2015 Lineup Announced!

  Now that the holidays have come and gone and everyone has celebrated their well intentioned, yet ill-fated New Year’s resolutions, there is only one more thing to look forward to: festival season! It’s still a couple months away, but the early shows have begun to release their yearly lineups with the West Coast’s premiere […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win Tickets To See Dillon Francis’ “Friends Rule Tour” At Aragon Ballroom, Chicago

[TICKET CONTEST] Win Tickets To See Dillon Francis' "Friends Rule Tour" At Aragon Ballroom, Chicago

  EDM funnyman and Moombah shaker Dillon Francis is fresh off the release of his debut album, Money Sucks, Friends Rule, and has hit the pavement of the North American roads in support of the accomplishment. Joining the celebration, the “Friends Rule Tour” will feature a circus of Dillon’s closest mates supporting the headliner, including […]

[NEWS/DUBSTEP] Trollphace First Release on Never Say Die In January?


     Never Say Die records, based in the UK (the birthplace of dubstep, no less) is a force to be reckoned with, consistently putting out high quality material at an exceptional rate. Heavy producers Megalodon, Barron, Trampa, and Bar9 are just a few of the monsters who have released tracks and mixes on the […]

[NEWS/DUBSTEP] XDI, WompWorthy, Stay Gold Promotions and Medusa’s Present The 3rd Annual Winter Formal Ft.: Dack Janiels, Bukez Finezt, Sadhu b2b Genetix, Haunta & More


 XDI events, WompWorthy, Stay Gold Promotions and Medusa’s are back with their 3rd Annual Winter Formal at Medusa’s in Elgin, where the name of the game is pure, unadulterated, filthy, grimy, violent BASS, straight from the depths of dubstep hell.  With the likes of underground heavyweights Dack Janiels, Bukez Finezt, Haunta, and the return of […]

[NEWS/DUBSTEP] Excision Announces 2015 Tour


  Excision’s recent release, “Night Shine” was sheer brilliance. Teaming up with The Frim and Luciana, the dubstep pioneer delivered a flawless production once again and is now set for travels with the announcement of his 2015 tour set for Canada and North America. As you would expect from an Excision tour, an enormous production team […]