8 Must-See Memorial Day Weekend DJ Events in Metro Phoenix
We're only about halfway through 2014 and it's shaping up to be an epic year for Sjoerd and Wouter Janssen, better known as Showtek. They've dropped three outstanding tracks -- including "BAD," their co-production with David Guetta and the club hit "Cannonball (Earthquake)" -- debuted their own imprint Skink Records, performed at Coachella, and continued to ride the success of the chart-scorching track "Booyah." The duo isn't resting on their laurels anytime soon, as they've been busy touring clubs and festivals around the world and finding time between gigs to bust out their next big banger. "When we're in the studio, we go crazy," says Wouter in a recent interview. Thing is, they also tend to do the same when manning the DJ booth, which you can see for yourself during their later afternoon performance at Maya in Scottsdale on Sunday.
wma.com The Crystal Method
The duo of Ken Jordan and Scott Kirkland are not only two of electronic dance music's godfathers, having been DJing since way back in 1993, but are also a case study in longevity. They've endured much in their two decades -- including the rise and fall and rise of EDM's popularity, as well as Kirkland's brain surgery last year -- and continued performing and producing. The Crystal Method's sound has constantly evolved over the years, from their big beat days in the late '90s (which was pumping out of the sound systems of clubs and appearing on the soundtracks of countless movies) to their more trip-hop and synthpop sound of their most recent self-titled release. So expect to see EDM fans of all ages at their Memorial Day showcase at Talking Stick in Scottsdale.
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