EDMLA Yearbook Volume One
Swan & Underwood
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This photo book encapsulates the booming Southern California Electronic Dance Music scene of 2012-2013. The first of its kind, it contains interactive links to venues, DJs, go-gos, production companies, and event goers. This book features the stunning photography of Swan and the unparalleled commentary of Underwood, music journalists who continuously roam the Southern California EDM scene and create impressive, high-end coverage from the inside of this cultural phenomenon. EDMLA Yearbook Volume One features the following venues: Avalon Hollywood, Sutra, The Yost Theater, Create Nightclub, The Observatory Orange County, Ten Nightclub, The Orange Show in San Bernardino, The Fonda Theater, Greystone Manor, Anaheim Convention Center, and Exchange LA. These events were orchestrated by Insomniac Events, Into the AM, SBE Nightlife, and LED Presents. Featured DJs include Paul Van Dyk, Wolfgang Gartner, Michael Woods, Nari & Milani, Eric Prydz, Felguk, Dash Berlin, Benny Benassi, Donald Glaude, Swanky Tunes, BT, Zedd, Porter Robinson, LA Riots, Brazzabelle, Chuckie, Marcus Schulz, John Digweed, Myon & Shane54, Armin Van Buuren, Crizzly, Audrey Napoleon, Above & Beyond, Borgore, 12th Planet, Jessie Andrews, NERVO, Tritonal, Dirty South, Holly Rich, Morten, Carnage, School Boy, and ANDR3X. It also covers both Escape from Wonderland 2012 and White Wonderland 2012. Extra special talent includes Natasha Torres, Dania Estrada, Nikki Leigh, Justine Cuenco, Julia Saori, Roxy L’Roux, Jesika Le Rae, GoGo Bee, Dru Silva, Sue Jitsu, and so on. This is a moment in time that deserved to be frozen because of its beauty, scope, and cultural impact. Swan and Underwood work for The Tugboat! Music Blog, The BPM Network, and The DJ List.
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This book will serve as a time capsule for Southern California dance music culture in 2013. Definitely worth the purchase to see if your picture made the cut!
It has always been a pleasure to see journalists involved in the scene. This book is a gift back to all of us who were there and bare witness.
Awesome pics, insightful commentary. I felt swept up in the energy. Super cool that that all this is documented.