After the Raves *Videos*
We wanted to share with everyone the links to the Redbull TV series with Tommy Sunshine.
Every Beat Has A Story:
Outspoken virtuoso DJ Tommie Sunshine explores the past, present and future of electronic dance music (EDM) in this series that dispatches its respected host to nine cities around the world to explore the electronic dance music scene in each.
S1 E1 Los Angeles – In the birthplace of the North American rave scene, Tommie visits with Dirty South, meets South Central native 12th Planet, who recalls how he was judged for getting into EDM, and visits The Gaslamp Killer, who keeps his brand and work underground.
S1 E2 San Francisco – Tommie explores the symbiosis between EDM and technology in San Francisco, with artists such as DJ Chuckie, Hardkiss and M Machine seamlessly weaving tech into their work and using it to help emerging talent.
S1 E3 Mysteryland – At the immersive experience that is Mysteryland, Tommie delves into the long-running festival’s history, including its commitment to uniqueness. Tommie and his wife take in the silent disco, before he hits the stage to perform for the first time.
S1 E4 Las Vegas – In Las Vegas, touted as the Kingdom of EDM, Tommie interviews the influential Hakkasan Group, meets Muslim-raised sister act Krewella, and hangs out with DJ Jayceeoh, who talks about transitioning from old-school rap to EDM.
S1 E5 Paris – DJ Falcon guides Tommie through the City of Lights, visiting a house where Daft Punk recorded albums and meets up with Ed Banger Records founder Busy P, who chronicles his label’s dramatic rise and tragic reversal with the death of friend DJ Mehdi.
S1 E6 Ibiza – Tommie interviews trance superstar DJ Hardwell, who has a residency at Ushuaia in Ibiza during August. Tommie also meets with DJ Alfredo, the father of the Balearic Beat, and Paul Oakenfold, who spread Balearic to the U.K.
S1 E7 Netherlands – While in the Netherlands, Tommie considers the role of family in artistic success by visiting Afrojack at his mother’s café to talk celebrity versus art. Tommie then meets with Don Diablo to discuss the impact his late father had on his work.
S1 E8 United Kingdom – In his hometown of Brighton, Fatboy Slim provides a view of life post-superstardom. Then Tommie travels to Manchester to chronicle the fall of The Haçienda and talk Manchester’s dubstep origins with Mrk1 and Virus Syndicate.
S1 E9 Miami – Tommie visits Grammy-winning artist Cedric Gervais to discuss his arrival in the thriving Miami nightclub scene, then meets up with the duo known as Murk and discovers that Miami EDM goes way beyond South Beach.