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Episode 80

New Deadmau5, Raves Back in 2021?! AFEM Takes on Discrimination in EDM, and more 

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Welcome to Episode 80! 

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ON REPEAT

Alec : Camelphat, ARTBAT - For a Feeling (feat. RHODES)

NEW MUSIC

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)

Live Nation expects “shows at scale next summer”

  • 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

AFEM launches music industry code of conduct against sexual harassment and gender discrimination

WHAT ARE WE LISTENING TO?

David Guetta, MORTEN - Save My Life (feat. Lovepeake)

Valentino Khan, Alison Wonderland - Anything

ARTISTS WE'RE WATCHING

Samir: Malixe // Soundcloud // Instagram // Facebook // Twitter // Blind (track) 

Alec: Low Poly // Soundcloud // Instagram // Facebook // Twitter // Afters (track) (Bass, Glitch)