New Skrillex Collab, Live Nation's Vibee, RL Grime x NERO, Community Question, and more
Welcome to Episode 156 of Beyond the Beats: a podcast about dance music news and culture.
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Samir: Dog Blood (Skrillex & Boys Noize) - BREAK LAW
Note: New to this year, we will be rating each of the songs in the new music section!
Vintage Culture - Fractions
100 gecs, Skrillex - Torture Me
RL Grime, NERO - Renegade
Loud Luxury, Hook N Sling - Afterparty
NEWS & CULTURE
Rotating Topic of the week: EDM Champion question for us
Question from David on Instagram - Do you wear hearing protection at live shows? Why or why not?
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
Victoria is my other fave very big Boris Brejcha vibes
Shoutout to our main man Tyler Lawrence for creating our intro 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.