Category: Dance The Drop

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Dance: The Drop explores three major pioneers of Innovation in Early Electronic Music + all the latest Canberra gig action

Dance: The Drop explores three major pioneers of Innovation in Early Electronic Music + all the latest Canberra gig action

Suzanne Ciani and her many synthesisers  By Niamh McCool The period of the '70s to the '90s was a time ...
The latest Dance: The Drop is all about Music and Algorithms, plus Recommended mixes, shows, plus Artist of the Month

The latest Dance: The Drop is all about Music and Algorithms, plus Recommended mixes, shows, plus Artist of the Month

With Niamh McCool Recommended for you: Music and Algorithms  Edited image created by combining image of a Porcelain Vase from ...
Dance: The Drop - The Art and Act of Dancefloor Comfort Through Safe Space Policies

Dance: The Drop – The Art and Act of Dancefloor Comfort Through Safe Space Policies

by Niamh Dolfi-McCool A brief look into the shift towards harm reduction and safety in the dance music community, focusing ...
Dance: The Drop - A fond farewell from columnist Peter O'Rourke (plus all the latest OMG EDM CS)

Dance: The Drop – A fond farewell from columnist Peter O’Rourke (plus all the latest OMG EDM CS)

Godspeed, dear Peter O'Rourke. You were too beautiful for this column Well, dear reader, this is an interesting one to ...
[Dance: The Drop - Oct/Nov] A meditation on the art of chillout + the latest and greatest Canberra club culture

[Dance: The Drop – Oct/Nov] A meditation on the art of chillout + the latest and greatest Canberra club culture

If everything in life has an opposite, a yin to the yang if you like, for electronic dance music it’s ...
Dance: The Drop Sep/Oct - Dancing shoes vs Carbon footprint, plus Kid Kenobi, Extrawelt, Steve Ward, Monkey Marc, and plenty more

Dance: The Drop Sep/Oct – Dancing shoes vs Carbon footprint, plus Kid Kenobi, Extrawelt, Steve Ward, Monkey Marc, and plenty more

A friend of mine in the music scene posted an interesting Instagram post the other day. She was lamenting the ...
Dance: The Drop - pondering the art of the music video + enough events to clog yer calendar

Dance: The Drop – pondering the art of the music video + enough events to clog yer calendar

The dance music video. It’s an interesting one, and something I was thinking about the other day after I searched ...
Dance: The Drop - Just what is trending these days? Plus LGBTQI+ DJ workshops, Techno Thursdays, Mutant Mayhem and more!

Dance: The Drop – Just what is trending these days? Plus LGBTQI+ DJ workshops, Techno Thursdays, Mutant Mayhem and more!

Trends. It’s something that affects all genres of music, especially when it comes to what you’ll hear on the dancefloor ...
[Column] Dance: The Drop! June/July - Is The Future of DJing In Jeopardy?

[Column] Dance: The Drop! June/July – Is The Future of DJing In Jeopardy?

A few synchronicities in the digital music world took place over the last couple of weeks, heralding a new way ...
Dance: The Drop May/June - Subsonic Festival, Psyland, and... Nick Skitz!?!

Dance: The Drop May/June – Subsonic Festival, Psyland, and… Nick Skitz!?!

I’m going to be a bit self-indulgent in this month’s column, so please bare with me (if not skip ahead ...