The Hookup

“In a nightclub, where noise can peak above 110 decibels, without hearing protection you risk hearing loss in
less than five minutes.”

Photo by Jon Estrada

How to Protect Your Hearing at the Club

Hush, children. What’s that sound? Is it sweet silence or ringing that you hear? Las Vegas audiologist and Sound Signature CEO Courtney Smith is on a mission to protect the hearing of music lovers and those who work in the Strip’s “intense noise environments.” Read More

Seven Nights

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Technicolor Brightens Up Tao Beach, Hot 100 Concludes

This summer, you can’t bump a radio dial without hearing Billboard chart-topper “Latch,” by Disclosure with Sam Smith. DJ Technicolor was already keen on the song last October. He also said then that “The Weeknd’s gonna go more into the forefront,” and the R&B singer has booked Hakkasan’s main room and Life Is Beautiful in 2014. Keep your ears open for what’s next when tastemaker Technicolor commands the decks at Tao Beach. Read More

With the DJ

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Matthew Koma Finds ‘Clarity’

The pop-y, high-tenor voice punctuating Zedd’s “Find You,” Tiësto’s “Wasted,” and Alesso and Sebastian Ingrosso’s “Calling,” Matthew Koma also possesses some talents that you might not know about yet. The singer-songwriter grew up in New York, and was exposed to a variety of music that inevitably influenced his choice to take a chance on collaborations with producers before the EDM boom of the past few years. Read More


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Miami to Ibiza With Bobby Runway

Mention the name Bobby Runway to anyone on the Hollywood scene and they will immediately tell you that the former Detroit-DJ-cum-L.A.-promoter is one of the most charismatic people they know. While Robert Gleason has left his promoter days behind, he is now responsible for all talent buying (read: DJ bookings) across SBE’s nightlife portfolio in L.A. as well as the new SLS. Read More

With the DJ

Flosstradamus’ Mad Decent Designs

Flosstradamus—a.k.a. Josh Young and Curt Cameruci—have a unique fashion perspective to go with their unique fusion of EDM and hip-hop musical vibes. The two are best known for running the trap as industry leaders, and have recently released bass-heavy tracks featuring rappers such as Casino, Travis Porter and Waka Flocka Flame. With the Read More


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Eva Shaw: Las Vegas’ Resident Female DJ

Eva Shaw has it all: a headlining DJ gig at Hakkasan, a modeling career, famous friends and a glamorous life that is catapulting her into the pop-culture stratosphere. The doe-eyed beauty who launched her music career as “Bambi” has ditched the sexy stage moniker and is going with an even bigger seller: herself. Read More