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November 2015 – Stop, Drop & Listen Playlist.

Hey guys, This month’s Stop, Drop, & Listen has a nice mix of some of my favorite music as of late. I threw in some Future Bass & some Trap, with all of these songs released in the past 30 days. I hope you like this small playlist as much as I do! XO, Steph

Freaky Deaky Review & Photo Gallery

Freaky Deaky Review & Photo Gallery
Due to the overwhelming popularity of the festival reviews on Sights N’ Sounds With Steph, I decided to pair up with festival enthusiast Bryan Deng to bring festival-goers FestivalSquad.com. This site will be turned into a fully interactive site which will be focused on festival reviews. We will be encouraging attendees from each festival to rate […]

2nd Annual Global Dance Festival in Phoenix, Arizona Reveals New Venue

2nd Annual Global Dance Festival in Phoenix, Arizona Reveals New Venue
  Big Gigantic, Cashmere Cat, Deorro, Gener8ion, Gesaffelstein, Marshmello, Mija, Nghtmre, RL Grime, SBCR, Sweater Beats, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs and More to Perform at Rawhide Western Town & Event Center   Friday, November 20, 2015 at Rawhide Western Town & Event Center   Phoenix, AZ (October 23, 2015) – Global Dance Festival, a one day […]

CRSSD San Diego Review

CRSSD San Diego Review
Review by: Bryan Deng After the inaugural CRSSD festival in March, this underground, indie, and deep house festival in downtown San Diego has started making waves among festival-goers across the nation. Was it the killer lineup that caused all the hype or the fact that it was held in a waterfront park? After spending a […]

React Presents: Disclosure LIVE in Chicago

React Presents: Disclosure LIVE in Chicago
This Thursday October 15, 2015, Disclosure, the UK electronic music duo made up of brothers Howard and Guy Lawrence, returns to Chicago for a live performance in Navy Pier as part of their nationwide US tour promoting their second studio album Caracal, due for release September 25, 2015. While Disclosure DJ sets are always danceable […]

Meet the newest member of Sights N’ Sounds: Adam Miguest

Meet the newest member of Sights N’ Sounds: Adam Miguest
Quick Facts on Adam: Name: Adam Miguest Current Location: Chicago, IL Favorite Festival: Lollapalooza Festival Wishlist: Coachella Favorite Music Genre: EDM/House Current Favorite Musicians: Disclosure, Rudimental, Duke Dumont, Feliz Jaehn, AlunaGeorge, Major Lazer, Jack Ü, Justin Timberlake, etc. – I’m a part of Festival Squad because I love exploring the world and hearing great music along the way. Festivals are […]

Dirtybird Campout Review

Dirtybird Campout Review
Review by Bryan Deng The Dirtybird label, led by Barclay Crenshaw a.k.a. Claude Vonstroke, has always been known for their attention to detail, love for their fans, and most of all for their unique deep house and techno sound that has rocked dancefloors everywhere. What began as a BBQ in Golden Gate Park in San […]

Meet the newest member of Sights N’ Sounds: Bryan Deng

Meet the newest member of Sights N’ Sounds: Bryan Deng
Quick Facts on Bryan: Name: Bryan Deng Current Location: Chicago, IL Favorite Festival: Holy Ship! Festival Wishlist: Shambhala, Burning Man, Snowglobe, Glastonbury Favorite Music Genre: Deep house, Tech house, UK garage, Future bounce Current Favorite Musicians: J Phlip, Claude Vonstroke, Green Velvet, Moon Boots, Golf Clap, Seth Troxler, Eats Everything, Skream, Gene Farris, Soul Clap, Sango, Mr. Carmack   I chose […]

Go Figure

Go Figure
From deep house, to funky tunes, to some disgusting filth, Filabusta & Figure blew the roof off The Canopy Club in Urbana, IL. Upon arriving to the familiar venu,e there was a line out the door with folks of all backgrounds and styles ready to dance the night away; ready to experience the grime that Figure is […]

Meet the Newest Member of Sights N’ Sounds: Austin Allen

Meet the Newest Member of Sights N’ Sounds: Austin Allen
Quick Facts on Austin: Name: Austin Alexander Allen Current Location: Bloomington, IL (but originally from the West Chicagoland area) Favorite Festival: The Werkout Music and Arts Festival (because of the positive community vibe as well as the awesome, funky music) Festival Wishlist: Electric Forest (which has been a long time dream of mine!) Favorite Music Genre: Varies […]