Spin Cycle


By Catlin Dorset

4/26: Borgore @ Valley View Casino Center,
Billed as “the world’s largest paint party,” Life In Color returns to Point Loma April 26 to shower EDM fans (many of whom will find themselves soaked and shirtless) with booming beats and shloads of paint. Israeli dubstep producer Borgore, Canadian electro house duo DVBBS and progressive house DJ David Solano - joined onstage by acrobats, stilt walkers and contortionists - will keep Valley View Casino Center bumping until 3 a.m.

4/3: Caspa @ Bassmnt,
Dubstep DJ touring to promote the recent multi-artist album Dubstep Sessions 2014.

4/4: Sneaky Sound System @ Bang Bang,
This Australian dance duo has collaborated with Kanye West, Jay-Z and Snoop Dogg.

4/4: Lil Jon @ Bassmnt,
Rapper and international hip-hop producer Lil Jon will take the stage for a special DJ set.

4/4: Don Diablo @ Bassmnt,
This Dutch electro house beatmaker created “Origins,” the theme song for video game Batman: Arkham Origins.

4/5: Joel Fletcher @ Bang Bang,
Electro house DJ most recognized for his 2013 remix of Savage’s single “Swing.”

4/5: Audien @ Bassmnt,
Tracks from this twenty-something progressive house turntablist have appeared on compilations from Tiësto, Above & Beyond and Armin Van Buuren.

4/6: Eats Everything @ Bang Bang,
DJ Magazine named this house music producer the “Best British DJ” in 2012.

4/8: Markus Schulz @ Bassmnt,
DJ known as the “unicorn slayer of trance” for avoiding the typical fluff melodies many other EDM-ers rely on.

4/10: Paul Van Dyk @ Bassmnt,
This EDM artist was nominated for a “Best Electronic Album” Grammy award in 2003 for his album Reflections.

4/16: Bonobo @ Belly Up Tavern,
Downtempo DJ Simon Green (aka Bonobo) is traveling the world on his The North Borders tour.

4/18: Alvaro @ Bassmnt,
Dance music remix master with a new album, Shades, out March 31.

4/19: EDX and Christina Novelli @ Bassmnt,
Progressive house producer EDX accompanied by spinner/singer Christina Novelli.

4/26: Thomas Jack @ Bang Bang,
Check out this electronic DJ’s remix of “Little Talks” by Of Monsters and Men.

4/26: Tritonal @ Bassmnt,
Trance duo touring North America with progressive house DJ Paris Blohm.

4/27: Thomas Gold @ Hard Rock Hotel San Diego’s Intervention,
This German tech house producer’s version of Adele’s “Set Fire to the Rain” has more than 15 million views on YouTube.