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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 Vegas ProTip #1 HAVE FUN

Thanks for reading all of the ProTip’s I’ve written and now it’s time to just be ready for THE FIRST NIGHT OF ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL 2013!! At this point everything is probably out the window and it’s t...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

EDC Orlando 2015: Official Trailer and Lineup

Enter a world of fire-breathing metal creatures, three-dimensional wooden superstructures, colorful, glow-in-the-dark environments, and all manner of LED-infused flora and fauna. From the stages and the sound to the pyrotechni...
by Tory Clinton

 

 

Dreamstate Sells Out in Four Hours

Insomniac’s newest trance only event Dreamstate sold out in only four hours! TranceFamily from all over the US and other countries will be traveling to Southern California to take over the NOS Events Center’s Damus ...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

The People of EDC Las Vegas

Every year Insomniac puts on a great production and keeps us wanting more and more. One thing we have to remember is not only do they make the experience, us as the fans are just as big of a part. Pasquale Rotella said it best,...
by Tory Clinton

 

 

EDMBiz Conference Kicks Off EDC Week!

EDMbiz Conference & Expo, electronic dance music’s premiere industry event, returns for its fourth year to The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Tuesday, June 16 through Thursday, June 18. The music world’s biggest and brightes...
by Grant Gilmore

 
 

2014 ProTip #36: Learn How to Edit Video

So you’ve bought a handheld camera or you’re thinking about it (GoPro, Sony Action Cam) to record all of those festival experiences but do you know what to do with the video afterwards? Or are you going to let all...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

EDC Las Vegas Shuttle Stops for 2013

Now that tickets have been shipped out (not shuttle passes though for most) we know where the pickup locations will be for the shuttles. If you have not received your shuttle pass do not stress about it. Chances are it’ll...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

EDC Vegas ProTip #74 Educate Yourself and Know that Less is More

This tip comes from the days that I used to be involved with Dancesafe and harm reduction in the rave scene. It’s pretty simple, educated party goers are safer party goers. The world isn’t stupid when it comes to wh...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Digital Dreams Toronto Review: A Nightmare on the Outside

The City of Toronto has one of the oldest and most well established electronic music scenes in North America and they also host two of the largest music festivals in Canada as well, Digital Dreams and Veld. The last weekend of ...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

This is House Music: Kaskade live from San Francisco Redux

House music has soul. It has a groove. It can take you on a journey if you let it and when it’s played out that way. House music doesn’t require a drop. Those are all things that Kaskade has delivered during his Red...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Armin Only: Intense Tour Comes to an End

In 2013, Armin van Buuren announced that there will be two “Armin Only: Intense” shows to promote his album ‘Intense’.  Friday, November 15th and Saturday, November 16th, was the official kick-off of h...
by Tory Clinton

 
 

Electric Zoo Phase 3 Lineup Announced

The annual Electric Zoo festival in New York City has announced the third phase of their lineup and it appears to be nearing completion. And they say more to be announced!
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Kaskade at Marquee Dayclub EDC Weekend

Kaskade returns to Marquee Dayclub again for is residency and to hold down the pool party on Saturday and Sunday during EDC Weekend in Las Vegas. Marquee Dayclub is one the most popular venues in Las Vegas when it comes to pool...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

Bid on Artist Meet & Greets and More in the EDC Week Charity Auction

Dance music fans can now bid on over-the-top adventures with some of their favorite DJs, featuring EDC Las Vegas DJs such as Above & Beyond, Martin Garrix, Arty and more, all to benefit charity. This first-ever EDC Week C...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

Shuttle Buses to use Nellis Air Force Base

The only easy way to get to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway is by spending over $500 for a one way trip by taking a helicopter flight. For everyone else there’s traffic concerns whether you are driving your own car or you ...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

EDC Las Vegas 2014 Will Only Be One Weekend

The dust has sort of settled on Electric Daisy Carnival 2013 and now it’s time to start planning for 2014 already. After a week of nonsense rumors and false information from unknown and unreliable sources Pasquale Rotella...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Shuttle Pass Versus Driving Yourself

Every year since Electric Daisy Carnival has been in Las Vegas there’s been the discussion and debate about whether the shuttle’s are worth the purchase or you’re better off driving yourself to the festival. I...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

EDC Vegas ProTip #10 Ten Things to Have Ready by Friday

We are finally down to the nitty gritty details and getting prepared for Las Vegas! It’s too late to start working out. Probably too late to increase the balance of your bank account so let’s talk about ten things y...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Review: The Sound of Q-Dance LA 3

Hardstyle is here to stay. While it never really left, it waned in popularity during the rise of other genres like dubstep or trap. Now, a whole new demographic of ravers is finding out about a genre that is fairly mysterious t...
by Grant Gilmore

 
 

Be a Star in EDC 2013 Documentary Movie

Insomniac has put out the call for headliners to appear in the EDC 2013 Documentary Movie. We want to know who you are and what your EDC story is, and maybe you’ll be asked to share your experience with the world! Do you ...
by Keith Wozniak