Pulse Music News Minute: Week of Feb. 10, 2015

Hey there, Pulse Nation! Time for your weekly dose of electronic music news, plus four new tunes to put on your radar. Just tune in to Pulse 96.7 FM in Vegas and Pulse 87 NY online, or get in the know with the tidbits below.

Skrillex’s Nest releases a free EP from drum ‘n’ bass producer S.P.Y

Speaking of free music, Martin Garrix reached 10 million likes on Facebook and will be giving away the track “Forbidden Voices” for free via his website.
Currently on his Buygore Show Tour, Borgore makes a stop in Las Vegas at Life nightclub on Sunday, February 15.
Axwell Λ Ingrosso launched axwellingrosso.tv for all things from the former Swedish House Mafia members, including music video trailers for their current single “Something New,” a sneak preview of “On My Way” and more.
Paul van Dyk and Aly & Fila release Guardian (The Remixes) EP featuring Sue McLaren this week. Van Dyk will play New York at a Brooklyn Warehouse TBA on February 15 and LA at Exchange on February 20.
Dada Life release their Welcome to Dada Land album February 17 via Universal Music and features such tracks as Dada Life vs Deadmau5 “This Machine Kills Some Chords,” their remix of Major Lazer’s “Bubble Butt,” 2015 versions of “Feed the Dada” and “Kick Out the Epic Motherfucker” and more. They also play New York February 13 at a secret warehouse location.
Out on February 16 you can nab a copy of Laidback Luke’s remix of Kryoman’s “Loaded.”
Deadmau5 joins Alicia Keys, Adam Levine, Jennifer Hudson, Lady Antebellum, Ryan Tedder and Steven Typer on the Grammys Creators Alliance and is the sole representative for electronic music.
Bassnectar, Pretty Lights and The Crystal Method created music for League of Legends which you can download free from Riot Games.
Converse Rubber Tracks releases 11,000 free samples for producers.
Ratatat announces a North American tour that includes a stop in Vegas at the Boulevard Pool at the Cosmopolitan on April 8 and New York May 5 at the Governors Ball.
Rumor has it that Missy Elliott is working with Skrillex and Diplo on a Jack Ü remix of “Take Ü There” with two new verses.
Time for those in the industry to beg for votes and both the DJ Mag top 100 and IDMAs are now open.
Dave Dresden of Gabriel & Dresden dropped his first solo mix since 2011 last week, and follows it up with a second mix this week, also available on SoundCloud.

EDX will release a new track entitled “Remember House” on March 2, which you can preview now on SoundCloud

4. If you’re looking for something new to chill to, check out UK songwriter Tropics’ sophomore LP “Rapture” out February 17.

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