usc events

USC'S OFFICAL TRANCE EVENT IS COMING BACK THIS YEAR

With Future Sound of Egypt taking the stage at the Tacoma Dome late last March and Above & Beyond: Group Therapy 250 throwing its first two-day outdoor escapade at The Gorge Amphitheater later this summer, it is without a doubt that trance in the Pacific Northwest has made 2017 its year. But let’s not forget the OFFICAL USC trance event-of-the-year that made its debut last year. AWAKENING AGAIN, this year,

USC EVENTS PRESENTS THE PARADISO FESTIVAL 2017 LINEUP

This summer, on June 23rd and 24th, USC EVENTS will return to the breathtaking Gorge Amphitheatre to celebrate the sixth annual Paradiso Festival. Tickets, Payment Plans, and Camping Passes on sale NOW at www.paradisofestival.com Headlining this year’s Paradiso Festival are the following world renowned acts (in alphabetical order): MARSHMELLO: Enigmatic masked DJ/producer Marshmello makes groove-oriented, synth- and bass-heavy electronic dance music. His career quickly blew up from the character’s conception in 2015, and

Resolution 2017: The Night of Bass, Crytrance, and Cooties (Review)

While people across the globe were making their New Year’s resolutions & saying goodbye to 2016—The Emerald City (Seattle, WA) played host to nearly 14,000 attendees gathered together to make resolutions together. Excitement filled the air around the WaMu theatre as partygoers walked to the venue in all sorts of rave attire. In the freezing rain nearly two blocks away, ravers were zig-zagging in and out of traffic with their

Seattle's New Year's Eve BUTTON PUSH

November has finally come to an end and everyone has already begun to throw on their footsie pajamas, sing along to holiday music, drink egg nog, and lounge around in their festively decorated house with the Hallmark Channel constantly playing in the background. With this being said, this is not quite the image we get from the EDM lovers of the Pacific Northwest. Music festival attendees are gathering their rave fam,

Armin van Buuren gets Freaky at FreakNight

ARMIN STEERS AWAY FROM TRANCE DURING FREAKNIGHT’S 20 YEAR CELEBRATION  Let’s play a game, shall we? I’ll say a word and you tell me the first thing that pops up in your head. Let’s start with a practice round. Donald Trump. “Bad hombres.” Wow! You’re really good at this! Now for something more challenging. Armin van Buuren You probably said something along the lines of “Dutch” or “producer” or “EDM

DJ Interviews

Your podcast.. It is insanely popular! How did it get so big? At first I thought it was some sort of mistake, hahahaha! Don’t get me wrong, this didn’t happen overnight, but once the growth started, it kept continuing to grow. But then I started getting massive amounts of emails from listeners all over the world and it was clear that they simply enjoyed what they were listening to and