This weeks Friday Fresh Mix captures the essence of House music like I remember it to be–soulful, angelic, inspiring and mesmerizing. So mesmerizing that you are placed in a trance and found dancing in a room…all by yourself, without a care in the world. I managed to chat with Marshall Raymond, the DJ behind the Radio Show, Impulse and was able to get the details on how Impulse Radio came to be and where it’s headed.
Audrey:What is Impulse Radio and where is it based out of?
Marshall Raymond: I’m from Oxnard, CA and Impulse Radio is a mix show I have dedicated to EDM. It is pretty much based around the world since it’s a web-based mix show. The word “Impulse” to me means an electrical surge powered towards one direction. On my show, I want to send that electrical surge and …
Those who have been watching the rise of Compton rapper Problem know the MC has been grinding for years. But the summer of 2013 shall forever be known as the moment when the up-and-comer switched over his Facebook status to ‘arrived.’ His single with Badd Lucc, “Like Whut,” has been receiving heavy airplay on several major radio stations nationwide, including Los Angeles’ Power 106. This year, the timing seems ripe for the German-born artist to cross into the mainstream after years on the underground scene.
The winner for Lollapalooza’s annual remix competition, the Lolla Remix Throwdown, has been selected. After being chosen by the judges for their remix of Delta Spirit’s “California,” German duo Young Bloods battled it out for the crown last Saturday at the Live Finals event, held at Evil Olive in Chicago. With under a hundred fans on Facebook, this little known duo will now take the big stage this Friday at Chicago’s Lollapalooza.