Electronic Dance Music

This week I’ve got a playlist of some fun songs under Emma Essex’s aliasses of Emoticon and Furries in a Blender. Both are technically the same character and the name has changed over time. Emoticon is the original name which was later replaced by FIAB. In 2014 the alias was retired and replaced with Rotteen, […]

This week I’m bringing you some IDM tracks that hit beats at unique times. Most of these tracks mainly fall under the drill ‘n bass genre, which is one of my favorites. You’ll hear a lot of Xyqph’s tracks because offbeat is something they excel at and I really like a lot of their tracks.

This playlist brings a mix of UK hardcore, happy hardcore, old skool hardcore, and bits of many others to serve as an introduction to the general genre. YouTube playlist link: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL6Or2HjPLBsNOLM5BwSkboINrmUrmLuTi

Infected Mushroom played at the Roseland Theater on Friday November 8th. They have been touring for about 20 years. My dad introduced me to IM and since then I’ve been a fan of theirs. The show began with Randy Seidman’s DJ set. About an hour into the show he swapped with LOWSH. After that OPTIKOS […]

Shambhala Music Festival, nestled in Canada’s breathtaking Kootenay Mountain range and paradise of The Salmo River, has built their reputation as the premiere electronic dance music festival in The Pacific Northwest. Shambhala has Grown to an international phenomenon where dance lovers travel from every corner of the globe to this temporary city in the woods. […]

Røhaan Grey did an interview with me over google and told me a bit about himself as well as his music production. This is an artist to be on the look out for collaborating with big time artists and creating even bigger bangers! One of his most recent remixes of ‘US by Valentine & 4AM […]

Pacific Patterns is a local Portland artists that produces a mix of sounds. Christopher Peterson is the man behind the name. Last time he came on KPSU it was on Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima. This episode, he coined the phrase, “I rip up sound like a Christmas present” as we dove deep into […]

Tonight on Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima (The Farmer) we featured Erica Dee, Singer, DJ, Producer, MC, Nelson BC local and long time Shambhalite! We talked about Erica’s roots in Nelson, and how Shambhala Music Festival has helped fertilize and grow her career. Download or stream the Podcast here at KPSU, Soundcloud, or Mixcloud! […]

Last night on Learning to Grow with DJ Mkulima (The Farmer) we had and interview and mix with Tomas Avendano, founder of Kelowna, BC based music talent management company, Danio Management. Danio Management manages a number of big-name acts playing at Shambhala 2016! Check out more about Danio at their website! Download or stream the Podcast […]

Spirits were high as can be at Foundation Nightclub for the NorthWest edition of Shambhala Music Festival 2016 official pre-parties featuring The Gaslamp Killer and Space Jesus! Flow toys filled the streets outside Foundation, and excitement buzzed around the air about upcoming 19th annual Shambhala Music Festival in Salmo, British Columbia. Inside Foundation, Shambhalove filled everyone’s hearts bringing the […]