The Coachella Valley Arts and Music Festival known simply as, Coachella, is America's supreme music festival. Taking place in April for two weekends (April 11-13, April 18-20), Coachella released their teaser video on New Year's day. Advanced sale tickets for the event are sold out, but along with the unforseeable line-up, the Coachella website promises to make announcements soon in early 2014.
Last year, Coachella boasted an impressive line-up with everyone from the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bassnectar, Wu-Tang Clan, Major Lazor and many more. We're excited to see who will at the iconic music festival this coming Spring.
In an event presented to you by Madison House Presents and Insomniac, the journey to Electric Forest 2014 has been announced today. Starting from June 26th to June 29th, Electric Forest will take place at the Double JJ Ranch in Rothbury, Michigan.
Loyalty tickets will go on sale first on January 6th at noon EST for only 24 hours for festival attendees from the previous year.
And for the first time ever, they have a 'Three In The Forest Loyalty Program' for people who have attended all 3 previous years of Electric Forest which will also go on sale January 6th at noon EST for 24 hours only.
Many electronic music festivals are going global with their unique stage productions, true to their style. Without further ado, Insomniac presents to you: EDC Mexico on March 15th and March 16th 2014 at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez racetrack in Mexico City, Mexico. The Electric Daisy Carnival phenomena has its roots in Las Vegas, where they utilized the entire Las Vegas Motor Speedway in order to throw a carnival themed spectacle full of carnival rides, stage productions and of course, the leading DJs in the industry headlining all the shows. But since its inception, EDC has packed their bags to throw its signature, carnival style festivities in New York, Orlando, and now Mexico to add to the list. With other prominent global cities like London and Puerto Rico under the 'Coming Soon' list, the announcement of EDC Mexico is a step closer to reaching a worldwide phenomena of music festivals in uncharted territories.
You can check back here for Early Bird Tickets which goes on sale December 17th at 11AM CST
Back in October, the colossal and leading festival of all festivals, Ultra Music Festival, announced that they were taking their premier recognition to Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa, respectively. On February 14th and 15th, devoted dance music fans everywhere can rage in a new territory that is beyond exciting with novelty.
This month, they released their Phase 2 line up which comprises of big time, industry superstars like Afrojack, Alesso, Nicky Romeo and Tiesto headlining the event. Now dedicated festival attendees can keep calm and rage on till the days leading up to the event.
Early bird tickets are sold out, but you can still purchase General Admissions, VIP and VVIP tickets here.
Watch the trailer for the event below:
We already knew that Chicago’s Grant Park was a scene of music and mahem this past Lollapalooza weekend, but what we were surpised to learn was that is was a mashup of ecelectic fashionable looks, as well. Lollapalooza kicked off on Friday August 2, 2013 and lasted till Sunday August 4, 2013. These days music festivals are a cultural phenomena; weekend after weekend, from city to city, and state to state crowds of youngsters stampede to fields, parks, stadiums, or other venues to throw their hands in the air and sway to the music of a kick-ass musical lineup. That being said, also present was a bevy of buzzworthy outfits!
Electric Zoo makes its triumphant return to its original location, NYC's Randall’s Island Park this Labor Day Weekend (August 30-September 1st) for three days of the world's best in electronic music. To celebrate E Zoo’s fifth anniversary there will be two main stages on expanded festival grounds—which can only mean more confetti, more music, and more fun. The two stages, designated Main Stage West and Main Stage East, will have headliners such as Avicii, Knife Party, Dada Life, David Guetta, Armin van Buuren, and Laidback Luke and others yet to be announced. This year there will be a total of five stages in addition to the two main stages for all you zoo animals out there to choose from.
Got spring fever? We know we do and there’s only one cure! And it isn't exactly more cowbell. Spring kicks off music festival season all over the country so get ready to bask in the sunshine, groove to tunes, and enjoy the vibe only a music festival can supply. Here are some lineups of upcoming Spring and Summer music festivals nationwide.
Empire Polo Club, Indio, CA
April 12-14 & April 19-21
The two soldout weekends of Coachella are jam packed with must-see acts such as Blur, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Modest Mouse, Dog Blood, Bassnectar, Beach House, Local Natives, Metric, Stars, New Order, Moby, Benny Benassi, Pretty Lights, and so much more. Thankfully for us East Coasters and anyone unable to score tickets, there are rumors that Coachella 2013 will be livestreamed!
What are you doing July 28-29th from 1pm to 11pm that is more exciting than seeing huge acts like The Black Keys and Snoop Dogg, chowing down on culinary masterpieces and partaking in something that shoots out 30ft fire balls as DJs take over from within? Nothing.
Taking place on Randall's Island, Catalpa's full lineup is yet to be announced but is already touting acts like TV on The Radio, aforementioned Black Keys and Snoop Dogg, City and Colour, The Big Pink, AraabMuzik, Felix Da Housecat, Fort Atlantic and more. When festival goers aren't rocking out to great music, they can check out an array of attractions; and even those are unique.
Last month tech-house sensation, Manufactured Superstars came to the big apple for an exclusive party at LAVO NY. Denver natives and founding member of the infamous online music store, Beatport.com, Bradley Roulier and original employee of Beatport Shawn Sabo, two original have been in the electronic music industry for years. Their latest single, "Take Me Over" featuring Scarlett Quinn has been a We sat down with the two before their New York City gig to get the inside scoop on their first collective album through Black Hole Recordings.
You didn’t think electronic music was going anywhere, did you?
Sounds of dub step and electro beats can be heard playing in the background of everywhere from shopping malls to restaurants these days; and that’s not even including your weekly house music hot spot. Festivals such as Coachella, Bonaroo, Electric Zoo, and Ultra have been getting rave reviews from electronic music enthusiasts, gathering tens of thousands of people every year. Although an amazing experience, these festivals tend to last for days, draining both mind and wallet. Taking that into consideration, the people over at Skullcandy are treating EDM fans to a one day festival to keep the music flowing beyond their stylish headphone gear.