Interview With MK02/27/15
Marc Kinchen, better known as MK, is one-third of a new dance music trio known as Pleasure State. He joins Metropolis for a discussion of his past, present and future as a prominent producer and remixer.
Flight Facilities Interview
At a small venue in New York City, Jason Bentley hosts a Q A play back with Australian DJ duo Flight Facilities which quickly turns in an all out dance party. Check out the full interview and watch the mayhem unfold.
Simian Mobile Disco Interview
Simian Mobile Disco discuss making their latest album Whorl, finding new ways to explore their sound, and other boundary-pushing artists that inspire them.
Basement Jaxx Interview
Electronic dance music duo Basement Jaxx break down tracks on their new album Juntoas well as ruminate on the state of House music and the younger artists carrying the flag in an interview with Metropolis's Jason Bentley.
Marques Wyatt and Doc Martin Interview
Marques Wyatt and Doc Martin discuss their total career arc from uncharacteristic roots as House DJs and how the two found each other to maintaining their traditional House sound amidst an ever changing EDM scene.
Chris Malinchak Interview
Chris Malinchak talks to Jason Bentley about his breakthrough single "So Good To Me" and more.
Above & Beyond
The UK based EDM trio Above Beyond have built a massive following over the past decade, playing live and DJing major festivals around the world.
Australian dance group Cut Copy sit down with Jason at the NPR headquarters in New York City ahead of their show for Metropolis in Manhattan.
As Fatboy Slim, Norman Cook has been a mainstay on the dance music circuit for the last couple decades with a no-nonsense brand of fun and funky grooves.
Claude VonStroke stops by KCRW to talk to Jason about the Dirty Bird sound, the range of artists on the label, and his own new album Urban Animal.
Jon Hopkins Interview
Striking a thoughtful balance between melodic and avant-garde composition, Jon's sound seemed to evolve on it's own terms.
From Electrospective: A-Trak
An outspoken and thoughtful leader in dance music and DJ culture, A-Trak stopped by KCRW for a conversation on his evolution as a DJ, Producer, and record label head.
From Electrospective: Pretty Lights
Arriving directly after an appearance at the Bonnaroo Festival in Tennessee the day before, Derek Vincent Smith of Pretty Lights joined KCRW in conversation ahead of the release of his new album A Color Map Of The Sun at Sonos Studio in Hollywood.
From Electrospective: Deadmau5
Last Fall at a special Sonos studios session in Hollywood for a small group of fans, deadmau5 joined me for an interview and performance.
From Electrospective: Gilles Peterson
Influential BBC DJ Gilles Peterson made a rare West Coast trip recently for LA and SF club gigs and a special engagement at Sonos Studios in Hollywood, where he staged a live version of his acclaimed BBC6 radio show Worldwide for a packed house.
From Electrospective: Disclosure
Disclosure have emerged on the dance music scene with a surprisingly sophisticated talent and vision for their age.
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