7 Reasons to go to Eurosonic!

http://www.eurosonic-noorderslag.nl For four days every January, the small Dutch city of Groningen becomes the centre of the European music scene with Eurosonic – the festival that has its 33rd edition in 2019. Eurosonic Noorderslag (ESNS) is like Europe’s version of SXSW, while still retaining the discovery vibe of the early days of the Austin festival….

BPM FESTIVAL BILL GROWS WITH NINA KRAVIZ, MOVE D AND ANJA SCHNEIDER

BPM FESTIVAL BILL GROWS WITH NINA KRAVIZ, MOVE D AND ANJA SCHNEIDER Phase two of the line-up announcement is here After revealing its phase one line-up in October, The BPM Festival has now announced the next installment of artists that will appear at the 10-day party in Mexico. Among the DJs added to the already…

THE SHAMBHALA 2015 AFTERMOVIE + DOCUMENTARY

THE SHAMBHALA 2015 AFTERMOVIE + DOCUMENTARY Betwixt the beauty of Fractal Forest, the tribal basslines of the Village, the beachside bliss of the Living Room, the rumble pit of the AMPhitheatre, swaggering vibes of the Grove, and of course the timeless Pagoda stage, Shambhala Music Festival is nothing short of a music lover’s Eden. Even without…

Ultra Brasil will return in October 2016

Ultra Brasil will return in October 2016 Back in 2008, Ultra Music Festival made its first expansion outside of its original Miami location and into Brazil to develop its worldwide presence. Since then, Ultra has held sporadic festival editions in the South American country with the last occurring in 2011 with Swedish House Mafia headlining the event….

Sunburn Goa finalizes 2015 lineup with Kygo, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, and more

Sunburn Goa finalizes 2015 lineup with Kygo, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, and more India’s EDM scene continues to experience exponential growth. Meanwhile, Sunburn Goa, the country’s biggest annual dance festival, continues to lead the charge. Back in October, Sunburn announced its return to Vagator Beach across December 27-30 for its yearly event with Martin Garrix, David Guetta, Seth Troxler,…

Buku poised to be one of the most diverse festivals of 2016

Buku poised to be one of the most diverse festivals of 2016 There aren’t many festivals like Buku Music + Art Project. Centered in the heart of New Orleans, Buku is an extension of the Mardi Gras motif. Its a vibrant, loud, raging dance party among towering parade floats just outside the French Quarter. Only…

Insomniac’s Crush hits four US cities for Valentine’s Day weekend

Insomniac’s Crush hits four US cities for Valentine’s Day weekend Crush is Insomniac’s festival installment that celebrates Valentine’s Day, and for its third year, the one-day event expands to four US cities for 2016. Set to go down on Saturday, February 13, Crush takes over San Bernardino, San Francisco, and Phoenix, while inducting Dallas for…

Electric Paradise Releases Full Lineup Featuring Skrillex, Major Lazer, Porter Robinson, Martin Garrix, Steve Angello & More

Electric Paradise Releases Full Lineup Featuring Skrillex, Major Lazer, Porter Robinson, Martin Garrix, Steve Angello & More Electric Paradise Music Festival is returning to beautiful Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic on December 19th with a massive lineup, cementing its status as the region’s biggest multi-stage festival in the region. To learn more and find…

Life In Color unveils 2016 international tour, Kingdom

Life In Color unveils 2016 international tour, Kingdom Life In Color are taking their vibrant festival on the road for a 2016 international tour that’s wilder than ever before. Launching as Kingdom, the 10-date tour touches down in El Salvador for the first installment on January 2, and continues through the US and UK for…

Dutch techno brand Awakenings to return to New York in February

Dutch techno brand Awakenings to return to New York in February It’s a good time to be a techno fan in New York. Legendary Dutch festival brand Awakenings has officially announced their stateside return, slated to make their solo debut in New York City on February 14. After hosting a stage at this year’s Electric Zoo, Awakenings was set…

Desert Hearts to bring its one-of-a-kind experience across North America for new winter tour

Desert Hearts to bring its one-of-a-kind experience across North America for new winter tour Fresh off the three-year anniversary of Desert Hearts‘ eponymous festival in Southern California, the Burning Man-inspired crew have announced City Hearts: Winter Is Coming Tour, bringing their “House, Techno, & Love” experience to major cities across North America and Mexico. Heralding the crew’s own Deep Jesus,…

Firefly Music Festival Announces Insane Array of Artists for 2016 Lineup

Firefly Music Festival Announces Insane Array of Artists for 2016 Lineup With 2015 drawing to a close, the 2016 festival season is seemingly around the corner. This means lineups are beginning to be announced. The game of cat and mouse, where each festival is lobbying for you to buy their tickets — and ultimately attend…

Rave Inside An Icelandic Glacier: Secret Solstice Announces Second Annual Festival

Rave Inside An Icelandic Glacier: Secret Solstice Announces Second Annual Festival Music festivals have become ubiquitous in the omnipresent state of the EDM bubble, so its appropriate to see promotion companies trying to take their events to the next level. Secret Solstice did just that, as they put on an unforgettable festival in an Icelandic glacier last June. If…

Party For Sustainability With Australia’s Solar Powered Music Festival

Party For Sustainability With Australia’s Solar Powered Music Festival “We are doing our very best to connect technology with art to speed up this future that we believe in so deeply.” Despite everything electronic music stands for regarding love and unity, events and festivals are far from sustainable, especially the massive 150,000+ gatherings like Tomorrowland,…

EDC Orlando releases set times and festival app

EDC Orlando releases set times and festival app Festival season may be over, but EDC is gearing up for its final North American episode of the year, taking place this weekend in Orlando, FL. The two-day Insomniac event boasts an impressively stacked lineup, featuring headlining sets from Tiesto, Kaskade, Calvin Harris, andEric Prydz, among others. The hype…

DJ Competition: Perform on the Main Stage at Lights All Night

DJ Competition: Perform on the Main Stage at Lights All Night Calling all DJs! Here’s your chance to perform on the Main Stage at Lights All Night! Ring in 2016 in Dallas, Texas for #LAN2015, one of the biggest New Years Eve gatherings in the nation featuring Hardwell, Kaskade, Porter Robinson, Flosstradamus, Big Gigantic, Claude…

Insomniac Events Unveils Countdown 2015 Lineup!

Insomniac Events Unveils Countdown 2015 Lineup! Following the incredible success at Escape Psycho Circus this past weekend, Insomniac Events has officially released their lineup for this year’s New Year’s Eve celebration, Countdown at the NOS Events Center! Tripling in size this year, Insomniac has announced that they will be having 3 stages, dubbed the Resolution, Quantum and…

Ultra South Africa reveals phase one lineup

With a global expansion that has included festivals in Tokyo, Singapore, Bangkok, Buenos Aires, and Ibiza among a handful of other cities around the globe, Ultra Music Festival has undoubtedly become a worldwide entity. Now announcing the first phase of its Ultra South Africa lineup, the festival has included a handful of the industry’s biggest…

Insomniac Steps Up Drug Awareness For Annual Halloween Festival

Insomniac Steps Up Drug Awareness For Annual Halloween Festival Insomniac Events is one of the largest concert promoters in the country, with one of the largest festivals in the country to its name. This Halloween features one of its flagship festivals, Escape, and Insomniac was noticeably stepping up their drug awareness game. Posted around the festival…

HARD DROPS THEIR SUMMER FESTIVAL RECAP

HARD DROPS THEIR SUMMER FESTIVAL RECAP HARD Summer faced its share of challenges this year, that’s for sure. But if aftermovies are good at one thing, it’s showing off the best moments of an event and melting the bad things away. The official recap for HARD Summer does that, with a little humor added in, by…

5 POSITIVE EXPERIENCES THAT CAME OUT OF TOMORROWWORLD

5 POSITIVE EXPERIENCES THAT CAME OUT OF TOMORROWWORLD Although this last week has been shrouded in anger and sadness concerning the events that happened at TomorrowWorld, there was plenty of good that came out of the weekend. The reports that have been circulating throughout the week only reflect the experience of some fans, while other fans…