RaveAid Presents: The Evangelist February 2013
After the tickets to Belgium’s wondrous event were made available for sale, every last one of the 180,000 tickets sold out in a record-breaking ONE second. Roughly 100 million festival-goers from around the world tried to snag themselves a pass to heaven-on-earth. If you are attending Tomorrowland 2013, consider yourself lucky. Read more about this here, at stoneyroads.com!
Ultra Music Festival – Miami is right around the corner! I envy all those who are going, the line-ups for both the main events and after-parties are unbelievable… Here is the third, and final, announcement onbillboard.com!
Spinnin’ Records will be hosting their first-ever Miami Music Week showcase called, “Spinnin’ Sessions.” The show will be held on March 20th at Nikki Beach, just 2 days before UMF Weekend 2! Check out more details in the link below.
Insomniac Events reveals more information involving Electric Daisy Carnival. Ticket sales for Vegas,New York, and Chicago have officially launched! Puetro Rico and Orlando still remain undetermined. They’ve also revealed information on their Instagram account, hinting that they will bring EDC to Texas as well… View the picture by clicking HERE!
Las Vegas – TICKETS
New York – TICKETS
Chicago – TICKETS
Orlando – TBA
Puerto Rico – TBA
Enjoy this AWESOME trailer for EDC Chicago!
Electric Forest announces its return by releasing the artist line-up and launching the much-anticipated ticket sales. The line-up, which can be completely viewed by clicking HERE, includes Knife Party, Benny Benassi, Madeon, and Tommy Trash. Regular weekend passes (priced at $259) and “Good Life Village”VIP packages (priced at $575) are all that remain. You can make this “more than worth it” purchase by clicking HERE!
“This summer, Sherwood Forest will echo with a full spectrum of sounds, as an array of live bands and DJs display their art for all of us at Electric Forest.” – Insomniac
DJ Mag review: djmag.ca/2013/news/events/sensation-canada-2013
Official ID&T press release: id-t.com/sensation/news/bud-light-presents-sensation-canada-2013
This year also marks the premiere of Sensation’s NEW event titled, “Into The Wild.” For more details, visitexQlusiv.com!
Official press release: sensation.com/netherlands/news/sensation-amsterdam-2013-wild
Beyond Wonderland, a one-day event hosted by Insomniac Events, has moved its location to a new venue due to previous noise complaints around NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, California. TheSan Manuel Amplitheater is set to be their new home. See you all March 16th! Buy tickets by clickingHERE. Enjoy this “Alice In Wonderland” themed trailer; it should definitely create some hype!
Daft Punk confirms their long-awaited return by updating their Facebook page for the first time in a year. They posted a new logo and a banner photo with COLUMBIA at the bottom right, inferring that their new album will be released under Sony’s music label. In addition, they posted a status containing the link to their new website, daftpunk.com, which crashed within minutes of the update. Read more about Daft Punk’s return here, at inthemix.com!
Also, check out this OUTSTANDING editorial on the history of Daft Punk here, at mixmag.net!
Kaskade takes a stand for EDM and his beloved community. The LA Times released an attack onPasquale Rotella and (inferred) all electronic music events, claiming that safety measures are overlooked. They believe that generated profits and local-economic stimulation are the only goals/motives behind these events. Here is what they published, sparking an uproar in the dance music community.
The link below contains Kaskade’s inspirational & breathtaking response titled, “No One Knows Who We Are,” to this unjust & slanderous claim:
Insomniac Events has promoted a “call to action,” encouraging all members of our community to voice their valued opinions. Here is their response and justification:
Read more about the controversy here, at vibe.com!
Avicii’s world-wide collaboration has finally come to an end. Read the entire story, and listen to the outstanding track, here at edmsauce.com!
Madeon becomes the first edm act to ever perform inside the New York Stock Exchange. Read the event review here, at ElektroDaily.com!
A-Trak collects his 15 years of world-travel expertise and funnels it into his own travel website. He’s named the project, “Infinite Legroom.” Here’s what he had to say on the subject:
“After years of learning the hard way, I can finally share my Tao of travel. Whether you’re cashing in your first air miles, wondering if noise-cancelling headphones are really worth purchasing or searching for a good place to eat burritos in Bombay, Infinite Legroom will advise you.” – Alain Macklovich, aka A-Trak