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Michelle Currier performs as DJ Nice Rack, and she is indebted to New Orle

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In a My Spilt Milk exclusive, the producer explains the roots and process for the songs on his most recent EP.

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I was thinking a lot this weekend about things you never see at Jazz Fest, and I got two more on Sunday.

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With its current issue, Louisiana Cultural Vistas takes on a new name, 64 Pa

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The Buku Project starts Friday at Mardi Gras World with perhaps its most on-tim

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Though everyone's pipes had burst the day before, enthusiastic fans streamed into Mardi Gras World on Thursday night to catch a set by e

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It’s not news anymore that Stephen Ellison (Flying Lotus) can be whiny.

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Galantis stood out amongst the hype of Voodoo weekend when the Swedish DJ duo team

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Freshly Spilt Milk Returns with new music from Migos, Flume, Zedd, and more, including Cashmere Cat who'll play New Orleans April 14.

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Buku made news Friday night when one patron had to be fished out

It’s easy to get caught up in Boogie T’s energy.

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Travis Scott, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty, Zeds Dead, Zhu, Run the Jewels, Sleigh Bells, and a solid lineup of electronic dance music and hip-hop will pl

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[UPDATED] Electronic dance music found its first home in underground clubs, secret parties, and developed outside of the mainstrea

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Deadmau5, Travis Scott, Zeds Dead, Young Thug, Zhu, Tycho, Jauz, 21 Savage and

Marshmello hides his identity on and off the stage.

Gary Richards is a busy guy.

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"Our Spilt Milk" looks at our favorite things each week, which this week includes Mat Zo, "High Maintenance," and Australian post-punk band The Scientists.

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EDM is a descriptor like “rock”—right, but so broad that when applied to electronic dance music, it says almost nothing.

On Wednesday night, two of Australia's best electronic music producers came together at the Orpheum theater.

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[Updated] Australia has one of the smallest populations of any continent in the world, but it is home to musicians who have hit th

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I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead can be summed up simply: Steve Aoki h

On this edition of Freshly Spilt Milk, Porter Robinson forms a new project, Bassnectar throws down, and Justin Bieber is slips into a time warp.

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Our Spilt Milk looks at our favorite things of the week, which this week include ZHU's "GENERATIONWHY," Local Natives, and Ben Snakepit's "Manor Threat."

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In this week's Freshly Spilt Milk, our playlist includes new music from rappers Jayaire Wooods and Lil Yachty, as well as tracks by house and techno classicists Erick Morillo and Kevin Saunderson, electronic music made from found sound in Senegal and Gambia, and remixes of Beck, The Crystal Method and Freddie Gibbs.

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Four days of Lollapalooza is hard, but Sunday at Grant Park in Chicago was bittersweet.

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As the sun finally peered through the clouds for the first time this weekend, tens of thousands of

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[Contributor Ryan Knight is in Chicago for Lollapalooza this weekend. Here's his day one report.]

The newest edition of Freshly Spilt Milk features new music from Chance The Rapper and Flume, as well as some epic collabs from Gucci Mane & Big Gigantic

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Our Spilt Milk returns with our favorite things this week. Right now we're into new music from Flume and Diet Cig, new comics from Chester Brown, and the playlist as mix CD.

This week's Freshly Spilt Milk features new remixes from AlunaGeorge, Dillon Francis, and Arty, as well groovy originals from Nora En Pure, Classixx, and Big Z.

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[My Spilt Milk contributor Ryan Knight filed this report from Shaky Beats in Atlanta.]

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My Spilt Milk has a number of new contributors, and there's no better way to get to know them than by what they're listening to, rea

This week's Freshly Spilt Milk new music playlist features new music by Wiz Khalifa with Curren$y, Polica remixing Boys Noize, NGHTMRE reworking RL Grime, and more.

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In this week's Freshly Spilt Milk new music playlist, Brillz defaces Justin Bieber's "Sorry," Ya Boy Big Choo testifies for bounce, and Kaskade teams with Zhu and Deadmau5.

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Our Freshly Spilt Milk Soundcloud playlist is back with new music from Wolfgang Gartner, Seven Lions, and Baauer, along with remixes by TEEMID, NGHTMRE and other people with cap lock issues.


AF the Naysayer is authentic and organic, even though those qualities are not entirely

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Friday’s New York Times Magazine is a special issue with an extended story,

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Visit Fro-Yo Ma’s Soundcloud page and it refers you to his social media pag

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Tristan Dufrene is careful to point out that she’s not producin

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Buku returns to Mardi Gras World Friday, March 11 for two nights, and late last week organizers posted

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk new music playlist feaures music from Hinds, Stratus, Allen Stone, and more!

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(This story is the first by new contributor Emily Tonn.)

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk playlist includes new music from Autograf, Titus Andronicus, Deep Sea Diver, and Prince Rama, all of whom are coming to town.

This week's Freshly Spilt Milk features new music from RJD2, Yolanda Be Cool and DCUP, Kenzie May, Elephant Stone and more.

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My Spilt Milk has a pair of tickets to give away to see Candyland and Unicorn Fukr Thursday, February 4 at the House of Blues.

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Buku Music and Art Project will be returning to Mardi Gras World for its fifth installment

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When 5th Ward Weebie's "Let Me Find Out" became one of New Orleans' biggest songs in 2014, it was a return to old school bounce values.

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk has a hefty New Orleans contingent, along with more new Erykah Badu, soft rock from Fred Armisen and Bill Hader, and electronic music from around the world.

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Saturday didn't deliver the monsoon we were led to expect, but the continuous light rain, combined with all the foot traffic, took its toll on City

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While compiling the accompanying playlist, I wondered how dance music producer

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The Le Plur stage is stacked at this year's Voodoo Music and Arts Experience this weekend

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The Voodoo Music and Art Experience returns to City Park this Halloween weekend, and My S

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On Saturday, October 31, Australian DJ Nina Las Vegas will perform on the Le Plur stage at

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk includes new music from Erykah Badu, !!!, MAKJ, AM & Shawn Lee, Fro-Yo Ma, and more, including a bonus mix of Brazilian '70s soul, and "Meow the Jewels."

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Galactic will host and headline The Landing, a new festival that takes plac

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk playlist includes new music from Pell, Louque, Autograf, Guerilla Toss, Seratones, and more.

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk includes new music from James Leg, Quickie Mart, Unicorn Fukr, Alfred Banks, Ezra Furman, Iron and Wine, and Roman GianArthur's D'Angelo/Radiohead mash-up. With two bonus mixes.

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On Sunday night, the Glitch Mob brought an outdated set to the Joy Theater, but its problems didn't end there...

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk playlist includes locals Woozy, Fro-Yo Ma, and Big Freedia and DJ BlaqNmild, as well as Timmy's Organism, Christian Rich, Branko, and a bonus roller disco mix.

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk features new music by Todd Terry, Christian Rich, Branko, and Ezra Furman covering LCD Soundsystem.

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk previews a number of shows coming to New Orleans and includes new music from Pell, Dan Farber, Elohim, and Jacob Plant.

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In this week's Freshly Spilt Milk, some of the remixes improve the orignals by doing away with the words and vocals.

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When Galactic parted ways with singer Theryl “Houseman” DeClouet in 2004, fans fe

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk playlist includes Prefuse 73, Aphex Twin, tUnE-yArDs' bassist, the Lonely Lonely Knights and an AC/DC cover.

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk includes new music from Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats, Matrixxman, Steelism, Felix da Housecat and more.

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"Our Spilt Milk" allows readers to share their current favorite things.

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This week's Freshly Spilt Milk includes new music from Jack Ü, Alesso, Major Lazer x DJ Snake vs. Pop Noir, a lot of soul and a special bonus summertime mixtape.

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Facebook's collective "meh" over the talent lineup for Voodoo 2015 left me wondering if t

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This week's "Freshly Spilt Milk" playlist includes newly remixed Fatboy Slim, Prefuse73, A-Trak with AraabMuzik and Ape Drums, as well as rock 'n' roll from Albert Hammond, Jr., White Reaper, Daddy Issues, and more.

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This week's "Freshly Spilt Milk" soundcloud playlist includes jangle pop from The Cairo Gang, soul from Willis Earl Beal, glitchy techno from Oslo, and a sunny instrumental from Joey Bada$$'s producer.

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This week's "Freshly Spilt Milk" playlist goes inside your head for the holiday with Boyz Noize and Pilo, Towkio, Linear Labs, Elohim and more.

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“Turn Down for What” by DJ Snake and Lil Jon was the party jam of 2014.

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Robert DeLong is convinced that making that music to move somebody is “really all that matters.” The 28-year-old producer is committed to injecting

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Recently, Lauren Keenan shot a video interview with local electronic music artist Carneyval, who plays Buku's Back Alley Stage Satur

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"Freshly Spilt Milk," our weekly Soundcloud playlist that previews upcoming releases, returns with new music from Ghostface Killah, Miami Horror, PKP, Male Gaze, Surfer Blood, Action Bronson and more.

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In a stark stroke of counterprogramming, Hard Events announced this morning that goHa

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Our Freshly Spilt Milk Soundcloud playlist previews new music from White, Salva, Towkio, Sinderlyn, Summer Cannibals, Crizzly and more.

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This week marks the return of "Freshly Spilt Milk,” our new weekly feature with a Soundcloud playlist of new music first released online.

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Fresh music from Quickie Mart, GRiZ, DJ Carnage, Calexico and Two Gallants.

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The Buku Music and Art Project returns to Mardi Gras World March 13 and 14, 2015, this tim

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In previous years, the

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After waiting over an hour to be taken backstage to interview Adventure Club, I received a text from someone who introduced himself only as “Shaggy

“We never expected people to care this much about two kids who made most of their music in a basement, and basically still do,” explains Harrison M

Washed Out

Since 2009, Washed Out, AKA Ernest Greene, has disseminated a niche brand of ethereal, decadent

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[Updated] “WE LOVE NEW ORLEANS!” Dominic Lalli of Big Gigantic screamed at th

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In the fall of 2012, indie electronic artist Sundog was one of the local musicians who partici

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Last week, I previewed Cut Copy’s show at the Joy Theater for

“I’m really excited," says Hundred Waters vocalist Nicole Miglis.

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Local EDM artist HelloNegro more or less made his public debut when he played an ea

If the current EDM scene is characterized by rattling bass, chaotic drops and marathon sets, Darkside migh

Nicolas Jaar is one of those people whose list of accomplishments at 24 years old makes you feel a little

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The Flaming Lips, David Guetta, and Ellie Goulding top the bill of the 2014 Buku Music + Art Project, whic

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Our favorite things this week include reevalations of Dylan and Springsteen, DJ Slink and Mogwai on TV.

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Our favorite things this week include The A.V. Club Undercover, ZTT Records, and "Cupid Deluxe."

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J.R.R Tolken made Middle Earth. C.S. Lewis made Narnia. Washed Out made Paracosm.

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I’m fascinated by Keys N Krates because when I lived in Toronto, dance music was important

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Jam bands age like any rock stars. The greats get older alongside fans, both eventually burnt out to some degree by now.

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[Our friends at Nola Defender are also covering Voodoo, and we're sharing stories thi

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Maxim, one of the founding members of UK electronic dance music pioneers The Prodigy, has relea

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“We are both really weird people,” claims Dom Maker, one half of the electronic duo known as M

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DJ Quickie Mart's roots are in hip-hop, but he has broadened his musical horizons.

There's a moment on every first date where the momentum shifts.

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For me, The Sing-Off was the television singing competition.

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Big Freedia's Scion AV EP put off purists who felt she had

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[Updated] Electronic Dance Music (EDM) is the most current version of the modern sound that Jazz Fest lives as an unspoken antidot

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For years, the implied promise of electronic music was that it was the sound of the future, from Walter/Wendy Carlos to Bruce Haack to Kraftwerk an

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Tonight concludes the second Buku Music and Art Project, the festival at Mardi Gras World

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Teen Daze's music is patient. Meditative. Contemplative.

[NSFW] When I started working on the Oxford American music issue, one of the

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DJ Shadow's Endtroducing presented a new way to think about DJs in 1996 as he liberated