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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 […]

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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 […]


 
 

 

Above & Beyond Live at #ABGT100 Aftermovie

Above & Beyond have been a staple in the trance scene for as long as most of us can remember. Their recent #ABGT100 show was a unparallelled production combined with some amazing talent. The lineup included Ilan Bluestone,...
by Tory Clinton

 
 

EDC Puerto Rico Initial Artist Announcement

The first artists’ names have been announced for the sixth annual Electric Daisy Carnival which is returning to Puerto Rico on Saturday, February 21 and Sunday, February 22, 2015. Artists announced include Afrojack, Bas...
by Tory Clinton

 

 

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

 
 

EDC New York 2015 Official Announcement Teaser Video

Electric Daisy Carnival New York will be back at MetLife Stadium over Memorial Day Weekend on May 23-24, 2015. Tickets for the 4th annual EDC New York will go on sale starting Wednesday, December 17 at 12 PM EST. Ticket prici...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

Ticket On Sale Dates Announced for Electric Forest 2015

The 5th annual Electric Forest festival will take will take place on June 25-28, 2015 at the Double JJ Ranch in Rothbury, Michigan. Loyalty tickets go on sale starting Tuesday, December 9th at 12 pm EST and tickets for the ge...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

EDC Vegas 2015: 30,000+ Tickets Sold in First Hour

The day finally arrived for tickets to go on sale for the fifth Electric Daisy Carnival to be held in Las Vegas. Tickets for the three-day festival which will take place June 19-21, 2015 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. went...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

EDC Las Vegas 2015: Ticket Sale Questions and Answers

We’re only hours away from EDC Las Vegas tickets from going on sale. Are you ready to buy your ticket or do you still have some lingering questions? Maybe you’ll find your answer in our FAQs below. You can also hea...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

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

 

 

EDC Las Vegas 2015: Insomniac Announces Festival Dates Plus Ticket On Sale Date, Prices & Payment Plan

  Insomniac has officially announced information for Electric Daisy Carnival 2015 in Las Vegas which will be held from June 19 through 21 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the fifth year in a row. It also marks the ...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

TomorrowWorld 2014 Aftermovie Released

Electronic music fans gathered at Bouckaert’s Farm in September to listen to some of the world’s top DJ’s on seven different stages. Nearly 32,000 individuals stayed on site at the TomorrowWorld campground, kn...
by Tory Clinton

 

 

Review: Highlights From SF MusicTech Summit

On a cloudy morning in Japantown, hundreds of musicians, industry professionals, sound engineers, and all types of music entrepreneurs descended upon the Kabuki Hotel. At this Japanese themed complex, founder and executive prod...
by Zach Reisler

 
 

Mysteryland Returns to Bethel Woods NY Over Memorial Day Weekend 2015

The three-day Mysteryland US festival returns in 2015 for its second year to Bethel Woods, NY over Memorial Day Weekend, May 22–24, 2015. A two-hour drive away from New York City, the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

Local Economy Boosted by Almost $1 Billion from EDC Las Vegas

Since Electric Daisy Carnival debuted in Las Vegas in 2011, the three-day event held annually at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, has generated an estimated almost $1 billion for the residents, businesses and local governments ...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 
 

EDC Las Vegas Will Be Only One Weekend in 2015

    Earlier this year during an interview with Las Vegas Weekly Pasquale Rotella, CEO of Insomniac was asked if he was thinking about expanding EDC Vegas to two weekends. He responded,     Pasquale’s c...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

Groove Cruise Miami Announces Lineup

Over 15,000 lives have been changed forever by an oceanic experience unlike anything on earth. What started in 2004 with a group of 125 friends has now erupted into the world’s largest floating dance music festival. Each yea...
by Tory Clinton

 
 

Armin van Buuren Chooses Andrew Rayel and Heatbeat as ‘CNN Ones to Watch’

The latest edition of CNN ‘Ones to Watch’ is dedicated to EDM, the world’s fastest-growing musical genre, worth over six billion dollars a year. In the latest three episodes Dutch DJ Armin van Buuren, voted the wo...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

We Are All We Need – North American Tour

Above & Beyond is an English electronic dance music group consisting of members Jono Grant, Tony McGuinness, and Paavo Siljamäki. Formed in 2000, they are the owners of London-based electronic dance music labels Anjunabeat...
by Tory Clinton

 
 

Photos: Trance Stage Makes a Comeback at Escape All Hallows’ Eve 2014

Trance fanatics were thrilled with the trance filled lineup at Escape All Hallows’ Eve. A majority of the trance artists performed Friday at the Ghouls’ Graveyard stage with only Dash Berlin playing Friday and Armin...
by Suzanne Welker Jurgens

 

 

The Sound of Q-Dance Los Angeles Part 3

Q-Dance and the hardstyle movement invaded the United States with their standalone event back in November of 2013. Since then, hardstyle and hard dance has grown in popularity among many who are looking for a new style of EDM...
by Grant Gilmore

 
 

Review: We Escaped On All Hallows’ Eve

When Pasquale made the announcement that Escape All Hallows’ Eve was going to be held at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, I was met with a rush of emotions and people approaching me with a slew of questions. “What...
by Grant Gilmore