Man — what a week in music. Between all the new tracks, new videos, new contests, and new previews, it’s clear that this industry is on a mission right now and no one is going to stop it. Thankfully, you’ve got us here at DA to help you make sense of the jumbled mess of the scene — and we’re even working overtime to make sure you don’t miss a beat. In today’s Best of the Rest, we’ve got news of a new Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano tour, new radio shows from Arty and Hardwell, and an interesting interview from Danny Valentino at SiriusXM with Sultan and Ned Sheperd. Keep reading for the goods.
DA POSTS YOU CAN’T MISS
1. We’ve got a new episode of Axis with a guest mix from rising British star Special Features. You do not want to miss this one.
2. Sander Van Doorn and Julian Jordan release the video for “Kangaroo.”
3. Sebastian Ingrosso’s Refune Radio graduates to the big time, airs on Electric Area on SiriusXM for the first time today. Don’t have Sirius? You’ll have to wait until next Friday to download it on iTunes.
4. Dayglow’s Brooklyn show has been unexpectedly postponed due to a last minute reversal of their sound permit. Looks like you’ll have to wait a little longer to go hard in the paint.
MORE NEWS AND MUSIC
1. Our friend Danny Valentino over at SiriusXM got to chat with Sultan and Ned Sheperd where he asked them about — you guessed it — the dance music explosion in America.
2. Will.I.Am and Eva Simons chat with Rolling Stone about their new single “This Is Love.”
3. Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano are set to embark on a huge summer tour, which will take them to 14 different countries in under two months. According to Sunnery, “We like to call this the ‘Who Needs Sleep Anyway Tour.'” Check out the full dates on their Facebook page.
4. Michael Woods previews his next single “Goodbye,” a hard-hitting dance track with vocals from US singer Polina. Already buzzing, Woods’ next production will be released July 20th via his own Diffused imprint.
5. Cedric Gervais looks to follow “Molly” with his next big single. He has let loose a preview for his upcoming track “Cedanie” with a release date of August 6th.
7. Arty also has a new episode of his radio show, Together We Are. This week’s mix features a guest mix from Rebecca and Fiona.
8. Datsik is embarking on a new tour called the Firepower tour. According to the man himself, “this shit is gonna pop.”
9. Dannic has released a new promo mix and is giving it away for free.