Tag : edm

Swedish DJ and Producer Avicii dies aged 28

7 months ago / 0 comments

Tim Bergling, better known as the internationally successful EDM musician Avicii, has died. Bergling was found dead in Oman on Friday 20th April, according to a statement issued by his representatives. Bergling had a history of health issues, and retired from live performances in 2016 due to health reasons. Figures … Read More

MDMA, EDM and the love/hate affair

4 years ago / 0 comments

EDM (electronic dance music) and MDMA (ecstasy) are so intrinsically linked in their evolution that a CBS reporter recently confused the two. MDMA was originally synthesised in Germany in 1912 with the aim of creating an appetite suppressant. But it wasn’t until 1976 that the drug reappeared when Alexander Shulgin … Read More