• Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    EDC Raver's Death Under Investigation

    The Clark County Coroner is investigating the death of a 24-year-old who collapsed outside Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas Saturday morning. An autopsy was being conducted this weekend, but results aren't yet available to the media, an official at the coroner's office told us. If drug use is s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    Nile Rodgers Explains the "Deep Hidden Meaning" of "Get Lucky"

    If you've listened to the radio in the past week, chances are, you've heard a Nile Rodgers song--and probably more than one. Besides co-writing and playing guitar on Daft Punk's internationally chart-annihilating hit, "Get Lucky," Rodgers has produced so many number one singles and albums in the las ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Electric Daisy Carnival's Pasquale Rotella on When the EDM Bubble is Going to Pop

    Dance music's least likely purist, Pasquale Rotella, head of Insomniac Events and the brain's behind this weekend's Electric Daisy Carnival, has been making people dance for the last twenty years, throwing parties everywhere from L.A. warehouses to New York stadiums. Yesterday, we spent an hour talk ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 29, 2012


    How important is sleep? Very.

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2012

    EDC Vegas Pulls Plug on Music Due to High Winds

    [Update at 2:48 a.m]: EDC is over for the night. Organizers are waiting for crowds to thin out before making an official announcement. More details and older updates at the bottom.Electric Daisy Carnval in Las Vegas tonight was shut down temporarily as a result of high winds buffeting tall sound st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2011

    Battle of the West Eighth Street Chocolate Chip Cookies: Sarivole v. Insomnia

    Rebecca MarxInsomnia's chocolate chunk on the left, Sarivole's on the right.​ Insomnia Cookies has sat on West Eighth Street since 2008, and during that time has cultivated the loyalties of numerous NYU students thanks to its namesake product: cookies delivered throughout the wee hours, usual ... More >>

  • Books

    September 25, 2007

    Iran to Cali

    A first-time novelist gets her hands wordy

  • News

    April 20, 2004