Claire Calvet

Claire Calvet
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<p>San Diego native with healthy obsessions for Skrillex, scary stories, and California burritos. If I’m not busy writing like a mad woman, one can find me breaking it d-o-w-n on most any dance floor or whipping up a mean tortilla soup.</p>

PREVIEW: CRSSD 2017

San Diego has long been a key player in the SoCal festival scene, more recently picking up speed with the CRSSD Fest series. Twice a year, Waterfront Park holds the large electronic/tropical house event with this year's sixth event falling on Saturday, September 30th into Sunday, October 1st. FNGRS CRSSD...

FYF Fest Set Times, New Stage & App Announced

FYF Fest has released the set times for the three day event and added a new stage, "Outer Space". The stage is planned to be a nice shady area to lounge with friends and enjoy longer sets. The brand new 2017 FYF app is now available as well, which allows...

A Night with Matoma

"Hi, I'm Tom!" Even in the dimly lit lobby of the Pendry Hotel, it would be insanely hard to miss the towering, smiling Norwegian that stood with total confidence. Tom Lagergren, better known as Matoma, had 20 minutes until his set at OMNIA Night Club in Downtown San Diego. Despite...

PREVIEW: FYF Fest 2017

Being a legendary music mecca, LA has its fair share of shows and events known to pay homage to various genres. One unique event that occurs every year in August has upped the ante this year with a full roster of musical MVPs, ranging from artists such as Flying Lotus...

Kaskade Announces SoCal Beach Party for 7/14

Producer and DJ Kaskade graced Twitter with some exciting news last night as he announced plans for SunSoaked, an EDM beach bash set for Saturday, July 15th, 2017.   https://twitter.com/kaskade/status/874779968588308480 Kaskade's big return to SoCal is by no means one of low expectation as his last show in Long Beach drew...

California State Senate Clears Extended Nightlife Bill

California bar and club patrons, get ready to pencil in a daily siesta into your routine. The state senate passed a bill today introduced by Sen. Scott Wiener (D- San Francisco) which allows California bars and clubs to stay open as late as 4 AM. This is the farthest this...

The IMS Biz Report Shows EDM as $7.4 billion Industry

As exhilarating and unforgettable as events and shows are, many forget that Electronic Dance isn’t just a genre: it’s a global market. The 2017 IMS Business Report was released this week at the International Music Summit in Ibiza, and EDM is doing more than just fine as a global industry....

Disneyland Announces “Electroland: Where Music Meets Magic!”

It's happening, everyone. Disneyland Business Solutions has announced plans for an out-of-this-world music festival, Electroland, and it's just as badass as it sounds. Before you get too excited, it's currently set to happen primarily in Disneyland Paris at Walt Disney Studios. On July 8, 2017, an all-star cast of top EDM artists...

10 Things You’ll Most Likely Forget for Festivals

Alright, most of us have been there. You buy the pass, spend months preparing, and get to the event only to discover you really weren’t as prepped as you thought. Leave the last minute trip to the store, eye rolls from your friends and anxiety back at home! Below is...