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June Music Festival Guide: How to Get Tickets to Governors Ball, Firefly, Electric Daisy & More

Jesse Lawrence | Posted 06.03.2016 | Entertainment
Jesse Lawrence

If festivals like Coachella and Hangout Fest haven't gotten you in the festival spirit yet, the month of June packs a pretty big punch for summer musi...

Why You Need to Experience EDC New York

Kyle Stevens | Posted 05.27.2016 | New York
Kyle Stevens

It's been two weeks since I had my first experience under the electric sky and the only question I have in mind is what took me so long to attend the ...

"Snailed It!" - A Unique Experience In Grimy Music and Bone Rattling Bass

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 05.18.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

All photographs by Shawn Russell Johnson If you were to poll ten people on the street about whether or not they'd enjoy a genre of music described as...

From Jazz to Bass House: Ephwurd Slated to Play EDC NY This Weekend

Shawn Russell Johnson | Posted 05.13.2016 | Entertainment
Shawn Russell Johnson

Ephwurd is a bass house collaboration making big waves in the electronic music scene.

Pop Goes the EDM Bubble

Courtney M. Soliday | Posted 05.30.2016 | Entertainment
Courtney M. Soliday

It is my last day of work before California. #Coachella. I am just trying to stay focused and get my work done before a weekend of fun in the Palm Springs sun. The last thing I need today is someone to mention the word "festival."

Dance Into the Light: A Profile On Steve Lieberman of SJ Lighting

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.15.2016 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

While everyone faces the stage, he humbly stands behind the crowd in his engineering booth, sipping on libations and living his dream. The crowd's enjoyment is unspoken because it is felt.

The Musical Evolution of Chuckie

Morena Duwe | Posted 07.16.2016 | Arts
Morena Duwe

Diverging from his roots in techno and tech house, Chuckie has also been releasing a series of EPs with ChildsPlay titled Traphall. Though he will still often play techno and tech house during his live sets, he is perpetually striving to expand his sonic horizons.

Prayers: Cholo Goth Duo's Dreams Bring Virtual Reality Live to Global Audience

Lisa Derrick | Posted 06.20.2016 | Latino Voices
Lisa Derrick

Cholo goth duo Prayers are blazing hot right now, shifting their universe onto a higher plane, making their dreams reality and taking their fans with them into virtual reality.

Bryan Cranston Brought Back Walter White At Electric Daisy Carnival

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.21.2015 | Entertainment

Walter White is the one who knocks and also the one who dances to his own song at music festivals. Bryan Cranston made a surprise appearance at the...

This Is Not a Music Festival; It's an Experience

Shana Fong | Posted 06.01.2016 | Entertainment
Shana Fong

We're talking about the bigger picture, the greater experience, what you take with you long after the bands have left and your sunburn has faded. We're taking a look beyond the lineup: what's really drawing crowds to America's favorite festivals.

Incredible Visual History Of Music Festivals Will Remind You Why You Love Summer

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.28.2015 | Arts

"Everything looks better in black and white," Paul Simon once mused (depending on which version of the song "Kodachrome" you listen to). The music leg...

J*Labs Releases Her Debut EP Titled #TRUNK!

Morena Duwe | Posted 03.16.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

Currently residing in Los Angeles, Jackie is a part of the EDM Renaissance that is emerging from the West Coast. She draws from an infinite well of inspiration by surrounding herself with otherworldly muses.

The Curious Mechanics of EDM and How It Became Distinct From Electronic Dance Music

Emily Orrson | Posted 09.16.2014 | College
Emily Orrson

Dispensable income and social networking tendencies of EDM fans have bolstered the global EDM market to the tune of $6.2 billion dollars. The commercialization of EDM has embittered fans and DJs alike, causing Deadmau5 to rename the genre "Event Driven Marketing."

The Truth About EDM Culture

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 06.28.2014 | Entertainment

Electronic dance music (EDM) culture is stigmatized by substance abuse and escapism. The festivals around which it is centered -- like Electric Zoo, U...

Incredible Visual History Of Music Festivals Will Remind You Why You Love Summer

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.29.2014 | Arts

"Everything looks better in black and white," Paul Simon once mused (depending on which version of the song "Kodachrome" you listen to). The music leg...

2013 in Recap: The Best EDM Events in Chicago

Kevin Yu | Posted 02.18.2014 | Chicago
Kevin Yu

The electronic dance music (EDM) scene in Chicago is undoubtedly seeing an explosive growth. The music festivals have become more extravagant and nightlife venues are booking some of the best talents out there. 2013 was a monumental year for Chicago.

DJMag Top 100 (Marketable) DJs

Kevin Yu | Posted 09.25.2013 | Entertainment
Kevin Yu

For those who are unfamiliar with the DJ Mag Top 100 DJs list, it's an online poll that asks users to submit their favorite DJs every year.

A Legend Comes To New York

Sleepy & Boo | Posted 08.28.2013 | Entertainment
Sleepy & Boo

When talking about typical large-scale electronic music festival stages in the US, you're not very likely to hear names like Anish Kapoor and Stanley Kubrick tossed around. But then again, you're probably not talking with Damian Lazarus, the mercurial boss behind Crosstown Rebels, one of the most important independent underground labels in today's dance music marketplace.

Holly Madison's Baby Is Perpetually Stunned

Posted 06.26.2013 | Celebrity

Holly Madison headed to the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas over the weekend (where she got engaged), and she didn't want her precious baby girl ...

A Handy Guide To Summer Festivals

Posted 05.23.2013 | Entertainment

Festival season -- that time of year when beer flows freely from makeshift taps into clear plastic cups, clothing is shed and tanlines grow upon us li...

Molly And Glowsticks At NYC's Electric Daisy Carnival

rollingstonelogo | Posted 05.21.2013 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By Julianne Escobedo Shepherd The most influential DJ at this weekend's Electric Daisy Carni...

Electric Daisy Carnival Is Heading To London

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.05.2013 | Entertainment

Insomniac, the company behind large-scale American dance music festivals like Electric Daisy Carnival, has partnered with Cream to launch its first-ev...

Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas: Kaskade, Diplo, & More Are All About S(p)in City, Baby!

Becca Frucht | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics
Becca Frucht

Some naysayers might scoff at the idea of a dawn-to-dusk desert dance party as an ideal place to register new voters. But young people believe in these beats.

Kia Makarechi

The Rave King: The Man Behind the Electric Daisy Carnival

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.09.2013 | Entertainment

Over three nights in June, some 320,000 revelers endured bottleneck traffic to make a pilgrimage to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The crowds were as d...

Electric Daisy Carnival Ends In Death For Student

Huffington Post | Anna Susman | Posted 06.19.2012 | College

A college student's experiment with ecstasy at a Las Vegas music festival appears to have lead to her death. Emily McCaughan, a University of Arizo...