Take a Spin

By Catlin Dorset

9/3: Blasterjaxx @ OMNIA San Diego,
Carly Rae Jepsen, Tiësto and David Guetta are among the big names for whom this Dutch electro house duo has remixed tracks.

9/3: Sick Individuals @ Parq Nightclub,
On August 3, these progressive house remixers released “Waiting for You,” a collaborative track with DBSTF.

9/4: Arty @ OMNIA San Diego,
This Russian progressive house producer has made DJ Mag‘s “Top 100 DJs” list for the past five consecutive years.

9/4: Paul Oakenfold @ Del Mar Racetrack,
The 51-year-old electronic beatmaker plans to release his new studio album, Pop Killer, sometime next year.

9/5: Kill the Noise @ Bassmnt,
Dubstepper Jake Stanczak, aka Kill the Noise, is featured on Korn’s 2012 track “Narcissistic Cannibal” with Skrillex.

9/6: Toro y Moi @ Rooftop 600 at Andaz,
Indie electronic artist whose stage name is a Spanish and French mashup meaning “bull and I.”

9/10: The Chainsmokers @ OMNIA San Diego,
Electro house twosome most known for its 2014 hit single, "#Selfie.”

9/11: Dada Life @ OMNIA San Diego,
On July 18, these EDM Swedes broke the Guinness World Record for “largest gathering of people dressed as fruits” at their Dada Land festival. Of the 15,000 attendees, 629 dressed the part.

9/12: Jay Hardway @ OMNIA San Diego,
Jobke Heiblom, aka Jay Hardway, is an electro house DJ and drummer from the Netherlands.

9/13: Major Lazer @ Mad Decent Block Party,
This electro outfit created by EDM heavyweight Diplo has enjoyed huge success with its current single, “Lean On,” featuring DJ Snake.

9/15: Zedd @ Valley View Casino Center,
Selena Gomez and Echosmith collaborated with this house music turntablist on his True Colors album, which dropped in May.

9/17: Borgeous @ OMNIA San Diego,
L.A.-based dance music producer most known for his 2013 hit, “Tsunami” featuring DVBBS.

9/19: Dzeko and Torres @ OMNIA San Diego,
Tiësto’s remix of this progressive house twosome’s single “L’Amour Toujours” drops on September 8.

9/25: Adventure Club @ Valley View Casino Center,
EDMers Adventure Club, 3LAU, Martin Solveig and more take over the Point Loma arena for an all-night (9 p.m. to 4 a.m.) show.

9/25: R3HAB @ OMNIA San Diego,
Rihanna, Calvin Harris and Lady Gaga are among the megastars for whom this Dutch house DJ has remixed tracks.

9/26: Cosmic Gate @ Bassmnt,
Claus Terhoeven and Stefan Bossems compose this progressive trance duo from Germany.

9/28: Tommy Trash @ OMNIA San Diego,
In 2013, this house music DJ’s remix of Deadmau5’s “The Veldt” earned him a Grammy nomination for “Best Remixed Recording.”

Local Seen

Catch this act on the downtown scene: creative director at RMD Group (FLUXX, Side Bar, F6ix, Don Chido, Rustic Root, Ciro’s Pizzeria) by day and house music DJ by night, Erick Diaz recently played the mainstage at the Pride Music Festival in Balboa Park and regularly makes the room go boom at Bassmnt, OMNIA, Bang Bang and FLUXX.

Catch Diaz at one of his upcoming local shows:
9/3 @ FLUXX,
9/4 @ OMNIA San Diego,
12/18 @ Bang Bang,