RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Diplo

A collection of news and information related to Diplo published by this site and its partners.

Top Diplo Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Coachella 2013: For Major Lazer and New Order, nostalgia is key

    Coachella 2013: For Major Lazer and New Order, nostalgia is key
    Major Lazer, like many dance-hall and EDM artists, traffics in nostalgia via sentimental ’80s and ’90s samples. New Order, a band that helped forge the sound of dance music decades ago, traffics in the nostalgia of its own songs. At...
  • Album review: Usher's 'Looking 4 Myself'

     
    On his seventh album, 'Looking 4 Myself,' Usher delivers a batch of high-flying genre-bending experiments, if not quite the revolutionary pop he's going for. The Times' Randall Roberts reviews....
  • Afrojack and Richie Hawtin on electronic dance music

     
    Afrojack and Richie Hawtin offer distinct, and sometimes competing, visions of electronic dance music's storied past and promising future....
  • Live: Santigold's retro party

     
    If you closed your eyes during the sold-out Santigold concert at Club Nokia Friday night -- especially at any point in the first half -- it’d have been easy to feel like you were at one of the Hollywood Bowl’s annual flashback concerts...
  • Charli XCX and Nite Jewel go back to the future

     
    The last few years have been a bull market for young women exploring the outer orbits of synth-driven dance music. Tonight in L.A., two of the best make a case that this trend has no signs of slowing....
  • New single from Psy due out next month

    New single from Psy due out next month
    He's baa-aack. Not long after his "Gangnam Style" video became the first on YouTube to be viewed 1 billion times, Psy revealed Friday that he's set to release a follow-up single on April 13. The Korean pop star made the announcement in -- what else? --...
  • Review: Alex Clare stays too far away at Fonda Theatre

    Review: Alex Clare stays too far away at Fonda Theatre
    Is Alex Clare a singer or a song? In October this bearded Brit reached No. 7 on the Hot 100 with “Too Close,” a dubstep-inflected power ballad originally released on YouTube in early 2011. Co-produced by the cool-hunting hitmaker Diplo,...
  • Six degrees of Chris Holmes: Obama neighbor, Beck sideman, more

     
    Musician Chris Holmes seems to attract a curious mix of people, including Barack Obama, Paul McCartney, Beck and My Bloody Valentine's Kevin Shields....
  • Album Review: Yelawolf's "Radioactive"

     
    Album Review: Yelawolf's "Radioactive" written by August Brown....
  • Skrillex announces new EP, video release, weeklong L.A. takeover

     
    Skrillex announces the release of a new EP, video, and string of intimate live shows in Los Angeles and New York....
  • Pop music review: Glass Candy at Los Globos

     
    The Oregon act gives 2011 an existential send-off with its magnetic electronic music -- much to the enjoyment of the bedazzled groovers packing the new Sunset club. This post has been updated. See below for details. 2011 will be remembered......