Grant Gilmore

Grant has been listening to electronic dance music since the early 2000s. Actively involved in the EDM community, Grant is an admin for the EDC & Coachella subreddits and their Facebook groups. Previously he has been part of several EDM startups and promotion companies such as Shamele55, Electric State of Mind and Q-Dance. Originally listening to trance artists such as ATB, Armin Van Buuren and Paul Oakenfold, Grant has expanded his listening experience to include a full set of genres ranging from hardstyle to deep house and has been regularly attending both festivals and club events since 2010.
Sonic Species

Dreamstate SoCal 2017 || Sonic Species

In honor of #TranceGiving, aka Dreamstate SoCal, we want attendees to have the opportunity to get to know the...
Courtney True

ID Spotlight || Courtney True

Meet Courtney True in this week's #IDSpotlight!Name: Courtney True Rave Name: None Age: 24 Hometown: Hamilton, ON, Canada Current City: San Diego, CA Occupation: Visual...
Drishti Beats Paradise High

Drishti Beats Releases “Paradise High” Off Upcoming EP

Listen to Drishti Beats' single "Paradise High" off their upcoming EP!If you're looking for a quality downtempo tune to get...
City Hearts Festival 2017

Desert Hearts Shows Off Their Best in City Hearts Festival Debut

Over the past five years, the San Diego-based Desert Hearts Crew has been on a rise of epic proportions...
The Landing

The Landing || November 12-18, 2017

Welcome to The Landing, EDM Identity's weekly post highlighting fresh tracks you may have missed!Since the introduction of streaming...
Destructo Gary Richards

DESTRUCTO Releases Fresh Tune & Music Video For “Bassface”!

DESTRUCTO unleashed his new tune "Bassface" paired with a visually stunning music video!Gary Richards, aka DESTRUCTO, has had quite...
Music First Trance Fiends Wanted

Music First Announces “Trance Fiends” Community-Based Vlog Series

Are you a Trance Fiend? Show the world your journey to Dreamstate SoCal through Music First's Series on YouTube!When...
RL Grime Nova Tour

RL Grime’s The Nova Tour Heads To San Diego On November 22

RL Grime has been blowing fans away on The Nova Tour, will you be catching his stop in San Diego on November 22?
Dreamstate SoCal 2016

Daily Lineups By Stage Announced For Dreamstate SoCal 2017!

Insomniac has announced exactly who will be playing each stage on both days of Dreamstate SoCal 2017!As we count...
Promise Land

Promise Land Drops Massive Tune, “Papaya”

Italian-duo Promise Land has left us impressed with their latest release, "Papaya". Stream it here first!Set for an official release...