Do you remember when DUBSTEP was awesome? No really, do you? Because originally it was. But perhaps you missed out on that period of underground ingenuity. Or perhaps your memories have just been tarnished by the unfortunate outcome of what it became.
Prior to 2011, I had been considering a career move to full-time DJ more and more. I had a great day job that prevented me from touring, and it was a very tough decision to quit that job, but in late 2011, with some positive reinforcement from my agent, I finally said goodbye to the…
You can learn a lot about an artist by exploring the things that influenced them early on. We are all shaped heavily by the sounds and images of our adolescence. They remain at the core of our being, and we can never really escape them. The following is from that era of my own life.
For this month’s instalment of Museum Mondays, Wax Museum decided to profile one of the DJ/Producers responsible for the surge in electronic influenced Top 40, David Guetta.
For a little history on Guetta, we can look back to 2002, when he released his first single that caught the…
The Influence of Dubstep in Top 40
Now, a few year after the dubstep craze has come and almost gone, we’re going to assume you know what we’re talking about. When we first heard it we thought; no way is this going to make it into the mainstream…
We are now officially in the POST-APOCALYPSE. Could there be a more perfect time for the OFFICIAL RELAUNCH of DEAD KIDS GET LIVELY???
No doubt you’ve noticed that DKGL has an exciting new look. Well, the layout isn’t the only thing that’s brand…
A freinds of mine, Yamina (one of the foxiest babes ever), does work for a Toronto community outreach program called TRIP (Toronto Raver Info Project). She asked me for help writing a piece about the history of the Toronto Rave Scene (she also asked a bunch of other old people aswell). It’s a…
PRAISE BE TO GOBS
DONATE to DKGL
If you've ever downloaded a tune or discovered a new artist through DKGL, please help cover the costs of running this site. ANY amount is helpful and greatly appreciated.
SUBMIT YOUR MUSICfirstname.lastname@example.org
CATEGORIESBMORE/BREAKS CAN CON DEAD AIR PODCASTS DJ TOOLS DRUM N BASS DUBSTEP EVENTS FRIENDS OF DEAD KIDS FUTURE! (GARAGE/GRIME/FOOTWORK/BASS/POP) GABBA HARD DANCE HEADUCATION HHC/UK HARDCORE HIP-HOP HOUSE MARIJUANA MUSIC MASHUPS/PARTY BREAKS MIXTAPES OLDIES OLDSCHOOL POP QUICK MIX VAULT REMIX ROCK SHIT! SLOWED: MOOMBAH/GLITCH TRAP TROPICAL VINYL RIPS Z JAMZ