EDM Heardle?! Special New Music Section, Samir's Dream EDM Job, and more
Welcome to Episode 144 of Beyond the Beats: a podcast about dance music news and culture.
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Alec: Chris Lorenzo, COBRAH - Mami
Note: New to this year, we will be rating each of the songs in the new music section!
Maria Elis- Royalty (Benwah Remix)
MATT BARRI - Luv Like That
gyrofield - TECH FLEX VIP
Buunshin - Farewell
NEWS & CULTURE
Spotify obtains Heardle, the music focused version of Wordle
Rotating Topic of the week: Alec's Blind Question for Samir
Would you rather be a worldwide touring DJ and producer, CEO of the largest dance music festival in the world, or CEO of the next-gen EDM news media outlet?
Note: The rotating topic segment is new to this season of the show! Every week there will be a different topic. Topics rotate between a history lesson, live event or culture stories, a blind question for Alec or Samir, or Anti-Plur.
ARTISTS WE'RE WATCHING
His big room techno track: Rise
Shoutout to our main man Tyler Lawrence for creating our intro song! Alec no longer hates our theme song!
And a very special thank you to all of YOU - the EDM Champion community.
Your support week-in-week-out means the absolute world to us. It inspires us to continue growing the global community and, most importantly, connect as many people as possible with the very essence of dance music.