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From the Grammys to musical documentaries, Colorado label Pretty Lights Music has been taking it to a new level. While some of the world is just seeing them for the first time, many of us know them as a tirelessly touring EDM crew abiding by the motto “keep it fresh and keep it crew”. Keeping it as local as they can, a PLM collective is headlining Snowball Music Festival under the moniker “The PLM Party.”

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Pretty Lights, or Derek Vincent Smith is a local to Fort Collins. Paul Basic, Michal Menert, and Derek formed their first band when they were around 15 years old. Smith says, “Foco for life!”

Paul Basic
Paul Basic is one of the OG members of PLM. Derek Smith, Michal Menert, and Paul all met in Fort Collins. They formed several bands before PLM even began.

Supervision specializes in his DJ skills. Scratching and mixing are his specialties. Supervision has wanted to take his production to a new level and continue his education in the technics.

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Eliot Lipp is known for his electro-funk style but lately has been incorporating more classical music into his own. Coming from a very musical family has helped him incorporate other forms of music into his own.