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Alex M.O.R.P.H. Takeover: Interview and Review

Recently I traveled to Atlanta, Georgia to experience the trance legend himself, Alex M.O.R.P.H. Trying to prepare myself for this night was nearly impossible. Alex is a complete beast behind those CDJ’s and this night was going to be a spectacular night! This particular show was hosted by Unity Events and the venue of choice was WildPitch […]

Electric Daisy Carnival

Celebrating 20 Years With The Electric Daisy Carnival

Insomniac hosted the iconic Electric Daisy Carnival at the Las Vegas Speedway last month. The gigantic event was one for the books as it once again sold out, celebrating their 20th Anniversary. With a massive lineup of 200+ DJs from all genres of electronic music and a new layout of the Speedway, Insomniac made sure that […]

Electric Daisy Carnival

EDC Orlando 2016 Official Teaser

Insomniac returns to Tinker Field on November 4 & 5, 2016, for yet another fantastic weekend of sunshine, good vibes, spectacular art, performers, carnival rides and the best beats around. Last year was a truly magical event and we cannot wait for this years installment. With many more great announcements to come, this teaser video just […]

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Review: A Little Background on Arno Cost and His New EP ‘Coming Alive’

Paris’ golden star Arno Cost just released his first EP Coming Alive on Protocol Recordings. For those of you who don’t know, P.R. is Dutch house DJ Nicky Romero’s label. Cost’s EP will feature two fresh tracks: “1000 Suns” and the title track “Coming Alive”. The first track, “1000 Suns”, is happy tune that leads you in with […]

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Review: Bobby Puma ft. Desiree Dawnson Come Alive on Armada Deep

Bobby Puma, hot on heels of his recent huge collaboration with Tiesto “Making Me Dizzy“, is now back with a new release on Armada Deep. He joined forces with Desiree Dawson to create the house anthem of the summer, “Come Alive“. Desiree‘s angelic vocals introduce the track alongside high energy percussion, guaranteed to make you want […]


 
 

 

EDC ProTip: Rolling Solo or What to Do if You Lose Your Friends

It can happen to anyone. You look down at your phone for one second, or you might become momentarily distracted by an awesome art installation, or maybe you’re just caught up in the magic of it all. You snap back to reality &...
by Cliff Moore

 
 

EDC Vegas ProTip #55 Four Reasons to Rent a Locker

This may be something that really hasn’t crossed your mind but I found great benefits in renting a locker at Electric Daisy Carnival 2012 and will do so again this year. They’re only $50 for three nights and offer s...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

The 50 Most Powerful People In EDM 2013

There’s few people as deepply involved in the world of electronic music that have been as long as Pasquale Rotella has with Insomniac.  He’s promoted one of the worlds largest events, Electric Daisy Carnival, and h...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

Finding Molly: Drugs, Dancing and Death

In the wake of the incidents at Electric Zoo and other deaths at dance music events in America there continues to be a lot written on education, harm reduction and healthy debates about the state of the scene. Going in a comple...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

EDC Vegas ProTip #38 Buying and Selling Tickets Now that it’s Sold Out

Electric Daisy Carnival 2013 in Las Vegas is sold out and there’s a lot of people that do not have tickets that wanted them. This is a scenario that a lot of people are in right now, so here’s some tips to prevent y...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

Summer Set Music Festival 2015 Event Preview!

The fourth annual Summer Set Music and Camping Festival (SSMF) returns to the beautiful Somerset Amphitheater in Northern Wisconsin with the festival’s most impressive lineup yet. Known for showcasing an eclectic mix of...
by Grant Gilmore

 

 

Contest: Win a Pair of Tickets to Gareth Emery at Shrine Expo Hall in LA

Win a pair of tickets for you and a friend to see Gareth Emery in Los Angeles at the Shrine Expo Hall on November 21st. Show details: Saturday, November 21, 2015 Doors/Show: 8:00PM  SHRINE EXPO HALL 665 W Jefferson Blvd. Los...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

Push The Button – Above & Beyond

As well all know Above & Beyond is one of the best trance acts of this century. Not only are they amazing artist but also very humble and respectful men. Not many artist now a day do this but Above & Beyond go out of th...
by Tory Clinton

 

 

TomorrowWorld 2015: Event Review

It was an action packed weekend for festival goers on both coasts as September came to a close. Insomniac invaded the Bay Area with Beyond Wonderland, while I, alongside 160,000 (ish) people from all over the nation occupied th...
by Airec Syprasert

 
 

Nocturnal Wonderland Announces 20th Anniversary Lineup!

Insomniac released the artist line-up for this year’s eagerly awaited 20th anniversary celebration of Nocturnal Wonderland. North America’s longest running dance music festival will expand to three days for the first time i...
by Grant Gilmore

 

 

Trailer for Above & Beyond Acoustic Album and Film

Every genre of music reaches a point where people start to say that it’s all the same and there’s nothing different or new about it but in 2013 Above & Beyond took things to a new level by creating an acoustic a...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

EDC Vegas ProTip #5 Don’t Forget Your Tickets or Shuttle Pass

Don’t forget your tickets. Don’t forget your tickets. Don’t forget your tickets. Don’t forget your tickets. Don’t forget your tickets. Don’t forget your tickets. Don’t forget your...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

EDC Week 2014 Bassrush Pool Party

We’re a month away from EDC Las Vegas 2014 and new lineups for EDC Week 2014 events keep getting announced and today the new event was the Bassrush pool party at Paradise Beach located at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino ...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

Escape: Psycho Circus 2015 Lineup Announcement!

My favorite non-EDC:LV Insomniac Event, Escape, just dropped their lineup for this year’s edition in addition to the specific theme! Not to mention that the event will be returning to NOS Events Center, so make sure to bo...
by Grant Gilmore

 

 

Interview with Mark Sherry in Orlando

This past Friday, Mark Sherry  played “Lost in Trancelation” at Bikkuri Lounge in Orlando. This would be the last stop on his US tour and I couldn’t turn down the chance to see this legend. Mark Sherry has...
by Tory Clinton

 
 

90 Minute Coffee Run with deadmau5, Dillon Francis and Skrillex

This is the Mothership of all coffee runs. Clocking in at 90 minutes deadmau5 takes Skrillex and Dillon Francis out on a coffee run in his backup car, his Porsche GT. Skrillex is on the road for his Mothership Tour which is wh...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Andrew Rayel Waves of Trance in Toronto

On August 11, 2013 Ozmosis Productions in Toronto hosted Andrew Rayel alongside Mr Morton and Shelley on the Stella Borealis. It was an amazing four hour boat cruise on Lake Ontario with some great trance. To view, share, tag, ...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

24-Hour Checkout Offered by the Palms Hotel

Countdown to EDC: 93 Days It’s been an amazing Sunday night at EDC Las Vegas and you’ve stayed until the very end to watch the sunrise over the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. You catch the shuttle back to your hotel and ...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

EDMbiz Conference & Expo 2015 Announces First Phase of Speakers

EDMbiz Conference & Expo 2015 has announced the first phase of panels and speakers including KCRW Music Director, Jason Bentley, who will be returning as host and co-curator of the 4th annual music conference which will...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

The Keys to Getting the Cheapest Presale Prices

The cheapest pre-sale prices will sell out almost as quickly as they go on sale. In 2012 nearly 20,000 tickets sold out at the initial price of $199 within two minutes before they climbed up to the next level of $259. In order ...
by Keith Wozniak