Category Archives: Big Shot Magazine

JES’ 5 Favorite Songs of the Moment

What a long, amazing trip it’s been for New York City bred singer/songwriter Jes Brieden. Blessed with a voice from heaven and the gift to pen uplifting tunes that touch the heart, she’s collaborated over the years with the likes of ...

Check Out Gansevoort Hotel’s ‘Suite Beats’

Gansevoort Hotel Group, which operates two hotels in New York City and maintains outposts in Turks + Caicos and the Dominican Republic, has announced the upcoming release of a star-studded EDM compilation mixed by Manufactured Superstars. Due out January 26, the ...

Premiere: Aggborough’s “The Answer To Everything”

Over the years William Green has expressed himself in a variety of artistic mediums, including DJing, music production, fashion and co-presenting club nights in London. This month he debuts his Aggborough alias by issuing a two-track EP on OTB Records, a work which hints at even bigger things to ...

Remembering Tangerine Dream Founder Edgar Froese

Music fans are mourning the loss of Edgar Froese, the legendary founder of German electronic music pioneers Tangerine Dream who died on January 20 after suffering a pulmonary embolism in Vienna. He was 70 years old. Tangerine Dream posted the ...

Premiere: DJ Le Roi’s “Future” (Flashmob Remix)

Steve Lawler’s VIVa MUSIC continues to blaze new trails in dance music, serving both as a forum for releases by big-name artists and rising talent. The label shifts into high gear this month with the upcoming release of My Mind EP, ...

Oscar Mulero Drops Teaser Video for ‘Muscle and Mind’ LP

If you partake in a certain pastime, then the significance of April 20 (a.k.a. 4/20) won’t be lost on you. Nonetheless, veteran Spanish techno DJ/producer/Warm Up and Pole Recordings boss Oscar Mulero intends to use this notorious day to release ...

DJ Chart: Mr. Jones’ Top 10 for January 2015

DJ Chart: Mr. Jones’ Top 10 for January 2015 Blacknecks – “Hotline” Tin Foil – “Foil 1″ Moderat – “Bad Kingdom” (Marcel Dettman Remix) Ritzi Lee – “New Code 754″ J Tijn – “ILGD” Floorplan – “Never Grow Old (Re-Plant)” DVS1 – “Black Russian” Deapmash – “Format” Placebo – “Scene ...

Essential Dance/Electronic Releases for January 2015

If we’re to judge anything by the music scheduled for release in the first month of the new year, then 2015 should be an excellent 12 months for dance/electronic music. Typically a sluggish period for music, January finds a plethora of excellent artist albums ...

The Prodigy’s Sixth Album ‘The Day Is My Enemy’ Out March 30 [Video]

Fans of The Prodigy are howling with glee today as the revered UK band have announced the release of their sixth album, The Day Is My Enemy, out March 30 on Take Me To The Hospital/Cooking Vinyl. Details about the ...

Vinyl Sleeve on DJ Qbert’s ‘Extraterrestria’ Doubles As a MIDI DJ Controller

Vinyl’s renaissance continues in an amazing, futuristic way on legendary Bay Area turntablist DJ QBert’s new album, Extraterrestria. Funded through a Kickstarter initiative that raised $128,000, the vinyl cover of Qbert’s latest effort serves as a printed DJ controller when ...