EDC

Alison Wonderland, REZZ, Rusko, More to Play EDC Orlando 2022: See the Full Lineup

Insomniac has revealed a staggering lineup of over 100 artists set to take the stage at the 11th iteration of EDC Orlando. Welcoming the return of the promoter’s fan-favorite kineticBLOOM production, this year’s EDC Orlando features one of its largest lineups to date. Spread out over four stages, the festival is set to host both established dance music veterans and fiery young DJs. The 11th installment of Insomniac’s EDC Orlando saga will take place November 11-13, 2022 at Tinker Field. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased here. Alison Wonderland performs at EDC Orlando 2019. Alex Perez Scroll to Continue Recommended Articles This year’s EDC Orlando lineup covers nearly every electronic sub-genre out there. Mainstage favorites Above & Beyond, Afrojack, A...

Kx5 (deadmau5 and Kaskade) Surprise Subtronics Onstage at EDC for “Escape” Remix

Subtronics was greeted by two living legends during his biggest performance to date. In the middle of his massive takeover of the circutGROUNDS stage Saturday night at EDC Las Vegas 2022, Subtronics dropped a new remix of Kx5 and Hayla’s track, “Escape.” With the new re-work playing on, none other than Kx5 (deadmau5 and Kaskade) themselves, joined the bass titan on stage. On Twitter, Musical Touch and Level Up shared videos of the heartwarming moment from the EDC livestream and onstage respectively. As shown in the videos, Subtronics was tackled by an excited deadmau5 as he and Kaskade crashed his set. The three producers then hugged it out before Subtronics and surprisingly deadmau5 himself jumped on the decks in excitement over the heavy bass reimagining of th...

Stream: EDC Las Vegas 2022 is Now Live

Those who can’t attend EDC Las Vegas this weekend, fear not. Your favorite artist may be one of the many featured on Insomniac‘s livestream. The official EDC broadcast this weekend is packed full of some of the biggest names on the festival bill, including Dillon Francis, ARMNHMR, Uniiqu3, LP Giobbi, John Summit, and more. Also included are some of the exciting back-to-back sets such as GIGANTIC NGHTMRE (Big Gigantic and NGHTMRE), BIJOU b2b Habstrakt, GG Magree and Mija’s So Tuff So Cute, Nostalgix b2b Wenzday, and AC Slater b2b Chris Lorenzo.  Tune in via InsomniacTV below. Scroll to Continue Recommended Articles This year’s EDC Las Vegas is set to be the festival’s biggest yet. We’ve compiled a list of the most unmissable events and sights at the ...

EDC Las Vegas Announces Stage-By-Stage Lineups for 2022 Festival

With less than one month until EDC Las Vegas, Insomniac has announced the stage-by-stage lineups for the 2022 festival, which is set to take place at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway May 20-22. Each year Insomniac unveils an enormous lineup for EDC Las Vegas, where over 200 artists perform across eight stages throughout the weekend. This year, a number of those artists will take to a brand new, ninth stage called bionicJUNGLE, which will focus on house music. Each classic stage is organized into its own unique sonic identity, making it easier for you to navigate the festival and discover music by the artists you love.  You can check out all eight of the lineups organized by stage below and stay tuned for Insomniac to announce the bionicJUNGLE bill.   kineticF...

Here’s How Ultra, EDC and Other Music Festivals Impact Airbnb Prices

Many of us have experienced the immense frustration of attempting to book travel accommodations for a massive music festival. But how much extra are we spending in comparison to those who travel to the same destinations on any given day? A new study from money.co.uk analyzed just how much extra we spend on Airbnb accommodations during music festivals. While the results may not be shocking, they’re fairly eye-opening for those who haven’t thought twice about how much profit there is to be had from an Airbnb booking during festival season. This year’s edition of Ultra Miami has caused a 19.1% surge, increasing the average Airbnb price from $456 to $543. However, Ultra surprisingly ranks 18th in a total overall increase in comparison to other major fests. Hardwell perfo...

Insomniac Strikes Partnership With Unity to Cultivate Next Generation of Metaverse Concerts

The next evolution of Insomniac Events is on the horizon.  The parent company of EDC has inked a new partnership with innovative software developer Unity, a leader in the creation of real-time 3D experiences.  The partnership will yield Insomniac’s next wave of offerings in virtual concerts. The prolific events company is renowned for its large-scale electronic dance music festivals, but has recently begun dabbling in an expansion of their model for an increasingly digital audience. Insomniac famously became the first events brand to host a major music festival on the Roblox platform with 2021’s “World Party” event for EDC Las Vegas. The 2021 edition of EDC Las Vegas, one of the largest electronic dance music festivals in the world. Brian Rapopor...

Las Vegas Police Arrest EDC Ticket-Holder After Threat of “Chemical Attack”

Las Vegas law enforcement recently thwarted one disgruntled EDC ticket-holder’s alleged plan to attack the flagship Insomniac music festival. Abraham Hurtado-Castrejon was arrested outside of a local grocery store and booked on charges of issuing threats in a potential an act of terrorism. Police reportedly seized an illegal 3D printed firearm from the suspect’s home. According to the arrest report, the suspect sent a video message to Insomniac CEO Pasquale Rotella in which he threatened to pop balloons on the festival grounds filled with lethal doses of fentanyl.  Abraham Hurtado-Castrejon is accused of issuing threats of violence against EDC Las Vegas over a dispute relating to his request for a refund on his ticket purchase. LVMPD Recommended Articles The suspect report...

The Faces of EDC Vegas: Meet the Charismatic Ravers Who Made the 2021 Festival the Best Yet

Last weekend Insomniac held their 25th annual Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, and to electronic dance music fans from all around the world, it was one of the most memorable music festivals of their lives. With freedom of expression at its bedrock, it’s no surprise why so many people return year after year. EDM.com was on the ground at EDC Las Vegas 2021 in order to capture the exuberance of its charismatic attendees, affectionately referred to as Headliners, and celebrate the diversity and culture that makes this festival so special. Take a walk down memory lane with us as we pay homage to EDC through the eyes of its fans, performers, and everyone else at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. EDC Vegas 2021 attendees pose in front of the Camp EDC sign on the Mesa. brphoto.co ...

EDC Las Vegas 2022 Tickets Go On Sale

There’s no time to unpack your stuff—the next EDC Las Vegas is just over six months away. This afternoon, Insomniac announced that tickets to the next edition of their long-running flagship music festival are on sale now. Those who purchase soon can take advantage of their “early owl” pricing, which typically offers some of the lowest prices headliners can find. Like previous years, those interested can start layaway plans that only require an initial deposit of $10. It’s still way too early to speculate who will take the stage under the electric sky next year. However, previous fests have featured performances from Alison Wonderland, Excision, Black Coffee, Zedd, deadmau5, Marshmello, REZZ, and basically every other major DJ on planet Earth. So pretty muc...

Here Are the EDC Las Vegas 2021 Set Times

The official set times and schedule for EDC Las Vegas, the biggest rave in North America, have arrived. With the best artists in dance music, the set times for all eight stages are overwhelming in the best way. Every day after the opening celebrations, all of the stage’s lineups begin at 7PM and last until 5:30AM. Ticket-holders are already shook up over the clashing sets. One of the most heartbreaking choices to make will be between Tiësto, Gryffin, and Martin Garrix, who all play Saturday from midnight to 1AM. Another difficult choice will be having to choose between Kaskade and Eric Prydz, who each have a midnight time slot on Sunday. EDC LAS VEGAS 2021: KINETICFIELD Hit EDC’s legendary main stage for a top-tier experience featuring some of the biggest DJs in the world l...

Insomniac Announces EDC Vegas 2021 Early Arrival Celebrations

EDC Vegas 2021 will be full of energy all weekend long—even before it’s scheduled to start. In celebration of the music festival’s 25th anniversary, Insomniac has announced early arrival events featuring special performances for fans craving even more. In previous editions of EDC, the gates have opened around 7PM, but organizers will kick things off this in 2021 at 5PM each day at the cosmicMeadow stage. The rest of the fest will open as usual at 7. Friday, October 22nd will feature a special opening ceremony and DJ sets from Solardo, Vintage Culture, and John Summit. Saturday’s slate boasts Diplo, Lee Foss, and Sidepiece, while Sunday’s schedule includes Z-Trip and Blossom. Hosted by HARD, the early arrival cosmicMeadow stage...

Coinbase to Showcase Iconic Music Festival Moments at EDC Via Onsite NFT Galleries

Coinbase is banking on the electronic music community to help drive its growth prospects. In a series of new strategic sponsorships, dance music fans will be able to catch Coinbase at two upcoming editions of EDC in Las Vegas and Orlando respectively. The appearances will follow a recent activation on Randalls Island in New York City. Surprisingly, the leading U.S. cryptocurrency exchange platform will be onsite demoing new experiential activations related to NFT technology. Coinbase is setting up shop and erecting physical NFT galleries, which will feature unforgettable music festival moments past and present. This year EDC Orlando is surpassing its 10-year anniversary milestone. To celebrate, Coinbase’s NFT gallery will take fans back on a trip down memory lane. Fans will...

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