AC Johner

AC Johner
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<p>AC Johner is the creator of the feature documentary Electronic<br /> Awakening released in 2012. He is a writer and researcher on topics of electronic music cultures, transformational festivals, and new religious movements. He holds a masters in Ethnographic Journalism from Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.</p>

Meet The Electronic Music Alliance

No doubt, electronic dance music has a profound effect on it's fan-base. It inspires more than celebration; it inspires creativity, self-transformation, and positive change. Most of us scene veterans like to give back to the culture, our way of paying forward all those powerful moments on the dance floor that...

Snafu: A New Single Out Now

LA bass music producer and DJ Snafu announces the release of his latest single "Blast" featuring rapper and hip-hop artist Abrax Phaeton. Snafu brings the heat with "Blast" by combining elements of dubstep, trap, and hip-hop with Abrax's lyrical flow. The result is a bone rattling, energetic and uplifting song that...

Marvel Years- “Anywhere You Want To Go”

Marvel Years just released his newest track "Anywhere You Want To Go" on SoundCloud, Spotify, iTunes, and Amazon. This uplifting track combines elements of glitch, retro-funk, classic rock, soul, and jazz. It is well-layered with hip-hop vocals and an incredible guitar part, showcasing Marvel Years’ technical skills. https://soundcloud.com/marvel-years-official/anywhere-you-want-to-go The promising artist delivers...

A New Kind of Festival

Unlike a concert where music is the primary focus, EDM festivals are primarily a social entertainment. It's about the people around you and your participation. Beyond a weekend entertainment, attendees will often characterize the events as communal and often life-changing. Many leave the events feeling inspired and transformed in some...

What Does it Mean to Be a Burner?

It only takes a few EDM festivals before you start noticing the word "burner" tossed around. Maybe you were curious what it meant. "Burner" is a self-identifying term used to by a vast majority of Burning Man attendees. They do like to burn things. Yet, the word seems to float far...

Electronic Music As An Interstellar Language

Ten years ago, the idea of contacting extraterrestrials was safely housed in the realm of science fiction. However presently, History Channel’s Ancient Aliens, and Elon Musk unveiling the world’s first interplanetary spaceship have made the scenario conceivable for future generations.  If ever we were to make contact with interstellar life,...

Introducing Keyframe’s Music Video Remix of IAMEVE’s “Starman”

[vimeo 217399591 w=640 h=360] OneEDM is proud to announce the world premiere of Keyframe-Entertainment’s IAMEVE “Starman” Music Video Remix. While we are all familiar with song remixes augmenting popular tunes into various genres suitable to a diverse range of dance floors, remixing a music video is altogether new territory. “Starman”...

LA’s Minimal Sessions Move on Detroit Techno

Detroit is often known for its excellent techno and minimal house. Despite techno originating from Detroit, it has changed tremendously with strong influences from around the world continuously evolving the genre. One promoter quickly establishing itself as the premiere promoter for techno and minimal house music events is LA's Minimal Sessions. https://soundcloud.com/minimalsessions Over the course of the past few...

FestEvo, a Festival…App?

Festival season is upon us again. As we gather our tickets, costumes, gear and glitter, we are reminded of the intensity involved in the preparation alone. Once the party has begun, we are faced with another onslaught of responsibility towards scheduling, keeping track of the line up, camping, and meet-ups...

Carly D Live at Emissions

Bay Area based bass music producer and DJ Carly D just released a new mix in honor of Emissions 2017. Hear it now on SoundCloud This party time mix fuses together her original bass music material and fly lyrical mash-ups to create sonic bliss. Recorded live at last year's Emissions...