Lotus (music group)

What's up with dance music

Deep Sugar, Ultra Nate and Lisa Moody's long-running house music party at the Paradox, launched its own label, 410 Paradox Underground, last year. And the next Deep Sugar party on Saturday, June 8 will coincide with three new releases from the busy label, with Chris Burns, Vjuan Allure, and Lazerbitch all in the building to celebrate their new EPs.

The Moonrise Festival, a new dance-music festival that was to debut in Baltimore this year, has been cancelled less than three weeks before it was to take place at Port Covington on June 8 and 9. The event's promoters, Steez Promo and Ultraworld, announced that they didn't obtain all the necessary permits for the festival, which would...