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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 […]


 
 

 

EDM Awards Show EDC Vegas Week 2014

A new award show dedicated solely to electronic dance music will debut in Las Vegas 2014. Insomniac and dick clark productions inaugural celebration of dance music will launch in Las Vegas during EDC Week in 2014. This will be...
by Tory Clinton

 
 

2014 ProTip #18: Chap Stick is the Most Essential Item

When we started protips in 2013 the first one was chap stick and anyone who’s an EDC veteran, lives in Las Vegas or visits often can tell you that chap stick is one of the most essential items you’ll need. Don’...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

It’s Not Your Scene, Share it or Help Change it

This ridiculous image has been making it’s rounds around Facebook and there’s a lot that can be said about it and the first thing is that yes you are jaded, a music scene doesn’t belong to anyone!!  Continue ...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

Markus Schulz Welcomed Paris Hilton and now Justin Bieber

Cross post from SchulzArmy.com: This will certainly get a lot of the internet outraged. Markus Schulz sent out the Tweet below shortly after 1:00AM on Saturday night welcoming Justin Bieber to the trance family. Wait, what? You...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Top 15 Artists to See at Nocturnal Wonderland’s 20th Anniversary

We are now rolling into the month of August. EDC Las Vegas has come and gone, Tomorrowland blew right past us, and Hard Summer just started off the month with its larger than ever sold out crowd. The biggest and the best event ...
by Angel Martinez

 
 

ATB Amazes Atlanta Clubgoers

On Friday, April 18th, I had the opportunity to work with my good friends at Liquified in Atlanta and Opera Nightclub to cover ATB’s stop on his Contact Album Release Tour. Working with Liquified is always the high point...
by Tory Clinton

 

 

Wavefront Music Fest and the $32,000 VIP Package

The Wavefront Music Festival will take place at Chicago’s Montrose Beach on July 5, 6, & 7, 2013 and follows in the tradition of the great summer fests in Chicago. It’s an all ages event with 21+ areas servicin...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

Gareth Emery at Tao Beach on June 22

This could be one of the last pool parties to be announced as just about every day is filled up at most other venues, this completes the three day lineup for Tao Beach. Gareth Emery will be at Tao Beach on June 22. Does Gareth ...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

BOO! San Francisco 2015: Two-Day Halloween Massive

BOO! made its debut in New York City last year. Now for year two it’s headed West to San Francisco’s Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on Friday, October 30 and Saturday, October 31! The lineup for Insomniac’s...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

Review of Trance Mission by Paul Oakenfold

Paul Oakenfold is a legend and is releasing a new album titled ‘Trance Mission” that takes a new approach to some older tracks, some of the most popular tracks of all time. The album will feature 12 cover versions...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Toronto Bans Electronic Music Events on Some City Property

Toronto Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti fired up a time machine and sent us back to over a decade ago when there was a war on raves across North America. A city committee voted 4-3 on Friday to ban electronic music events from ci...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

EDC Orlando 2015: Day 1 Recap

Day one EDC Orlando was out of this world! The general admission line to get in moved very quickly without any major flaws. The set up and layout of the festival had a decent flow. I began my day at the main stage which was ba...
by Tory Clinton

 

 

Review: Above & Beyond ‘We Are All We Need’ Tour – Atlanta

On March 1st I had the pleasure of attending Above & Beyond’s ‘We Are All We Need’ tour in Atlanta at The Tabernacle. Having Seen this amazing melodic trance group before, I was excited to see what they we...
by Tory Clinton

 
 

EDC Vegas ProTip #76 Go On The Rides

This one is pretty simple, get to the festival early and go on the rides before your favorite dj’s start playing and before you are running around with your group of friends. You don’t even have to get there early...
by Keith Wozniak

 

 

Escapade Music Festival 2013 in Ottawa Canada

The list of festivals all over North America is amazing and here’s another one with a great lineup in the amazing city of Ottawa in Ontario Canada. This one does not require three days of shuttle buses, dirty camping or t...
by Keith Wozniak

 
 

Beyond Wonderland Bay Area 2015: Lineup by Day Plus Trailer

The 4th annual Beyond Wonderland Bay Area returns on September 26 & 27, 2015 to the Shoreline Amphitheater located in Mountain View, California. With Beyond Wonderland Bay Area less than three weeks away the lineup has been...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

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

 
 

Last Chance to Buy Tickets to These EDC Week Shows

It’s getting down to the wire to get tickets to these EDC week shows which are on the verge of selling out. Wednesday, Jun 18 Dada Life at Hakkasan Las Vegas   Buy Tickets Tritonal at TAO Beach   Buy Tickets   Th...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

Anjunadeep Announces First Label Tour in North America

Anjunadeep, Above & Beyond’s deep house imprint, announced its first North America label tour which will take place in late January to early February 2015. Ticket presale begins Tuesday, December 9th. Fans that r...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

Markus Schulz Unicorn Slaying at Labour of Love 2012

(I wrote this and it originally appeared on BeTheRave.com) Markus Schulz has just released his latest artist album titled Scream and I had the amazing experience of being able to hear his fourth and final set of Labor Day weeke...
by Keith Wozniak