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    Dance Chart Update [3.21.15]

    March 6th, 2015 | Blog | | No Comments

    With this Sunday’s Day Light Saving Time (and hopefully warmer weather throughout much of the United States) PRO MOTION couldn’€™t be happier with the latest Billboard DJ support for The Ting Tings (#2) Sia (#5* Greatest Gainer) Giorgio Moroder ft Kylie Minogue (#13*) Assia Ahhatt ft Ralphi Rosario (#24*) Kelly Clarkson (#42* debut) and Kanisha […]

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    Flashback Friday : Chic

    March 6th, 2015 | Blog, Concert Reviews, Dance Music News Review, Flashback Friday, LIFT, Performances, Press, PRO MOTION, Video | | No Comments

    Their influence spans from Disco to Post-Punk to House, Techno, and EDM, and few musical artists have a legacy that shines as bright as Chic. Chic appeared in the late ’70s, stripping disco’s sound down to its basic elements; their funky, stylish grooves had an organic sense of interplay that was missing from many of […]

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    Empire’s Jussie Smollett Signs With Columbia Records

    March 6th, 2015 | Blog | | No Comments

    There’s no denying that FOX‘s new hit, Empire, starring Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson has become the most talked about television show since it premiered on January 7th. According to the ratings, no other show in the history of Nielsen’s People Meters (dating back 23 years) has grown in viewership as quickly within five consecutive weeks. Created by Oscar winning […]

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    Dirtybird Celebrates 10 Years of Beats

    March 6th, 2015 | Blog | | No Comments

    Nearly a decade ago, San Francisco DJ-producers Claude Von Stroke and Justin Martin sat down and decided it was time for their quirky brand of fun and sleazy house music to make its presence known. Creating Dirtybird Records as a way for them to release their music to the public, the duo realized they were becoming […]

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    Throwback Thursday Video : Madonna ‘Like A Virgin’

    March 5th, 2015 | Blog | | No Comments

    The title track from Madonna‘s second studio album (1984), ‘Like A Virgin’ and was released on November 6 of that year on Sire Records. Written by Billy Steinberg and Tom Kelly and produced by Nile Rodgers; Steinberg said that the song was inspired by his personal experiences of romance, however, Rodgers initially felt that the […]

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    Fashion Forward Retrospective : Jimi Hendrix

    March 4th, 2015 | Blog | | No Comments

    The story of legendary rock star, Jimi Hendrix is one of a troubled childhood, an incredibly fast rise to stardom, and an even faster fall from grace. One of the world’s first black rock stars was known for his outrageous guitar techniques – like playing with his teeth, behind his back, and without touching the strings – […]

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    Maya Jane Cole’s Turns To The Dark Side

    March 4th, 2015 | Blog | | No Comments

    Considered by many a punter to be one of the most influential female producer’s in the club culture arena, Maya Jane Cole’s just announced the release of her debut, dubstep side project, “Nocturnal Sunshine“. Ms. Cole enjoyed breakthrough exposure in 2010 when she offered up a four-track EP on Franck Roger’s label, Real Tone Records. Named one of […]

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    Watch Ladytron Live at Exit Festival 2007 (Rare Footage)

    March 4th, 2015 | Concert Reviews, Dance Music News Review, Live, Performances, Press, PRO MOTION, Video | | No Comments

    Though they never achieved massive mainstream fame, Liverpool-based, synth band Ladytron were one of the most influential and defining electronic acts of the 2000’s. Their policy of combining quality songwriting with analog synthesizers and drum machines led to the quartet making a handful of highly regarded records, all supported by several successful world tours.  Mixing […]

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    Kelly Clarkson & Jimmy Fallon Make Duet History

    March 3rd, 2015 | Blog | | No Comments

    Last night on The Tonight Show with Fallon, the televison host mentioned hearing Kelly Clarkson‘s recent BBC Radio 1 interview where she, jokingly, mentioned her frustration with finding a suitable duet partner … and seconds later the “Heartbreak Song” singer appeared onstage! Fallon and Clarkson took their studio and television viewing audience on a musical journey through […]

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    Kwanza Jones : The Video Interview

    March 3rd, 2015 | Concert Reviews, Dance Music News Review, Exclusive, Interviews, LIFT, Live, Performances, Press, PRO MOTION, Remixes, Video | | No Comments

    A uniquely powerful vocalist, songwriter, producer, and lyricist, Kwanza Jones is one of the most committed and avant garde independent artists working in music today. Releasing her repertoire through her own Innovation Entertainment record label, the Los Angeles born, Washington D.C. raised, and Princeton-educated powerhouse has had a series of five consecutive singles storm the national Billboard […]

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