On Wednesday, November 14, 2012, Pacha NYC presents a fundraiser for Hurricane Sandy relief featuring some of the world’s top DJs and artists. 100% of proceeds will be donated to the Greater New York Red Cross and other local organizations.
I was invited to Sensation this past weekend, October 26-27, at Brooklyn’s brand new Barclays Center. Amid 15,000 party-goers adorned in white, fireworks, lasers, acrobats, fountains, and electronic dance music mingled, creating quite the spectacle. Meanwhile, backstage, I had the pleasure of speaking to Fedde Le Grand, Joris Voorn, Lex Empress, Danny Tenaglia and Dennis Ferrer about Frankenstorm, the U.S. elections, and the end of the World…
Amsterdam Dance Event wrapped up on Sunday, with a record breaking 200,000 visitors who came from all over the EU and beyond to celebrate every shade of dance music played by 1,700 artists in 75 venues across the city. And while there’s no way to even scratch the surface of an event of this side, here’s the best moments that URB experienced throughout the five days. …MORE
It used to be that WMC was the only game in town for the ‘EDM’ industry to come together and pow wow. But just this year, Insomniac has announced EDM Biz in the run up to EDC in Las Vegas, and the International Music Summit debuted its first U.S. event earlier year with a pre-Coachella EDM symposium and dinner. …MORE
With less than a month before it’s debut, the New York edition of Electric Daisy Carnival has announced it’s line-up, including headliners Armin van Buuren, Afrojack, Steve Angello, Richie Hawtin and Fatboy Slim. Promoters Insomniac have taken a page from their lead rival, Ultra Music Festival, in giving UK superstar Carl Cox his own stage to curate, which will feature John Digweed, Seth Troxler and an apparently not so retired Danny Tenaglia. Check the complete line-up for the event, taking place at Met Life Stadium May 18-20, after the jump. …MORE