New Deadmau5, Raves Back in 2021?! AFEM Takes on Discrimination in EDM, and more
Welcome to Episode 80!
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Alec : Camelphat, ARTBAT - For a Feeling (feat. RHODES)
Deadmau5, Kiesza - Bridged By A Lightwave
Petit Biscuit, Diplo - Pick Your Battles
Bear Grillz, Riot Ten (feat. Bok Nero) - Run It
Gentlemens Club - Bones EP
NEW MUSIC FROM ARTISTS WE'RE WATCHING
In:Most, Tenam - 1s N 2s
Villa - In My Head
NEWS & CULTURE
EDM Champion question of the week: What is 2021 going to look like for the dance music scene, specifically for live events? (Riley from Austin, TX)
More context on this and how Ticketmaster is planning
Alec does a deep-dive into why Live Nation is bullish about a summer 2021 return. He argues that a lot of it has to do with the advances in the Phase 3 clinical trials of a COVID-19 vaccine; however, he cautions against being overly confident. Here are some sources he cites as it relates to the COVID vaccine.
Pifizer and BioNTech press release on first interim analysis from Phase 3 study
WHAT ARE WE LISTENING TO?
David Guetta, MORTEN - Save My Life (feat. Lovepeake)
Valentino Khan, Alison Wonderland - Anything
ARTISTS WE'RE WATCHING