Posted by jewcebox on June 30, 2015
TomorrowWorld just continues to outdo itself. The festival, which is coming into its third year, has only grown more and more popular, as it offers an unmatched blend of music with jaw-dropping production and fairytale-esque festival grounds. Fresh off the announcement of the addition of two brand new stage curators, Thomas Jack and The Magician, to a list that included Hardwell, Pete Tong, and Ferry Corsten, the massive SFX-produced festival has unveiled the second phase of artists that are slated to take over the decks at TomorrowWorld. The second wave of artists announced rounds out the lineup quite nicely – bassheads are well represented by Bassnectar and Borgore, while Porter Robinson and Rudimental will help ring in the inaugural L!VE stage. Other confirmed acts include Kaskade, Benny Benassi, The Chainsmokers, Seven Lions, Maya Jane Coles, and more. You can check out the full phase 2 lineup above, and tickets to TomorrowWorld are available for purchase here.
Posted by GMONEY on June 10, 2015
Just a few days after unveiling the initial programming for the 4th annual EDMbiz Conference & Expo, the Insomniac-hosted conference has finalized the full agenda and list of speakers slated to make the trek to the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas on June 16th – 18th. In what promises to be their biggest and best conference yet, EDMbiz 2015 will welcome three new additions to the Fourth Annual Artist Panel, including Nicky Romero, Pretty Lights, and Oliver Heldens. In addition to a coveted spot on the artist panel, Heldens and his team will also be holding their own panel, Team Oliver Heldens, to discuss the Dutch youngster’s meteoric rise to superstardom. EDMbiz 2015 will also host a number of brand new panels including Boombox: A&R and How to Get Signed, Drugs in Dance Music: It’s Time to Talk, and What Is a DJ In 2015, amongst more additions. With such a widespread range of panel topics, this year’s conference will touch upon some of the most pressing issues in dance music. Badges to EDMbiz 2015 are still available, and you can register for yours here.
Posted by GMONEY on June 1, 2015
Since its inception in 2012, the EDMbiz Conference & Expo has led the charge for both industry executives and hopefuls, as it’s one of the largest gatherings of the entire dance music ecosystem, from influential power players, to international artists, to aspiring industry hopefuls. Taking place June 16-18, EDMbiz offers three days of keynote presentations, panel discussions, and networking opportunities, as industry leaders like Pasquale Rotella, CEO of Insomniac, and Mike Darlington, CEO of Monstercat, come together to discuss dance music and its current happenings. In addition to two brand new contests, the Insomniac-hosted conference has announced the first phase of their programming, including panels, keynote sessions, and speakers. Badges to EDMbiz 2015 are still available, and you can register for one here.
Posted by jewcebox on May 28, 2015
TomorrowWorld is considered by many to be one of the world’s premier electronic music festivals, thanks to its emphasis on creating an all-encompassing festival experience. Year in and year out, the SFX festival has grown bigger and better, and this year marks the third edition of TomorrowWorld in the States. With brand new additions like Breakfast Beats to DreamVille, a new slate of stage curators lined up, and headliners like Hardwell, Armin van Buuren, and Jamie Jones already announced, there’s no denying that TomorrowWorld 2015 will be a festival for the ages.
Today, TomorrowWorld has unveiled their remaining phase 1 headliners, an impressively curated group of dance music superstars including Martin Garrix, Big Gigantic, Get Real, Adventure Club, and more, with many more names to come. Starting today, single day tickets to TomorrowWorld are available for purchase as well. There’s no doubt that TomorrowWorld will sell out, so get your tickets here.
Posted by GMONEY on May 22, 2015
Mysteryland USA and T-Mobile USA are presenting all-new, exclusive features to the 22-year-old festival that’s come stateside for it’s second year this weekend. The companies are teaming up to bring an online streaming service to Mysteryland for the first time: “Mysteryland Live Stream, Un-leashed™ By T-Mobile.” This new concept will allow fans from all over the world to tune in to the festival madness of Mysteryland through their smartphones and computers. Hosted on Beatport Live, the streaming will be happening on Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24 at 6:00 PM (EDT). Fans will get the chance to experience the legendary and longest-running dance festival through this one-of-a-kind service. The streaming will include live sets from performing artists Diplo, A-Trak, Dillon Francis, Gramatik, Josh Wink, and many more, as well as exclusive interviews and behind-the-scene shots of the arts and cultural programming of the festival. Additionally, T-Mobile customers attending Mysteryland will be provided with exclusive perks, including faster and easier access to the festival grounds as well as access to a premium, VIP deck overlooking the Main Stage. In order to enjoy of these benefits, T-Mobile users must present their devices to brand ambassadors at the festival, upgrading their festival experience. Get in on the action this weekend with the live stream below.
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Posted by GMONEY on May 19, 2015
Are you any aspiring entrepreneur or artists? If the answer is yes to either of those questions, you will want to head to EDMbiz 2015 this June because the EDM conference and expo will be hosting their first startup and record/A&R contests for two lucky winners to achieve their dreams. The startup contest will be an opportunity for five teams to pitch their ideas in front of a row of judges consisting of venture capitalists and EDM heavyweights for their chance to be selected as the winner. You can enter and get all the details here.
News | Hardwell Returns to Ushuaïa Ibiza for 2015 Summer Residency and Brand New Event – Hardwell’s Carnival
Posted by jewcebox on May 18, 2015
While the dawn of summer in America is the unofficial kickoff to festival season, summer in Europe signals the beginning of Ibiza’s renowned pool party season. Each year, hundreds of thousands of passionate dance music fans make the trek to the dance-centric island off of the coast of Spain to catch one of the many superstar DJs who hold a residency at one of Ibiza’s many nightclubs. This week, Hardwell announced his return to Ibiza for his second summer residency at the Ushuaia Beach Hotel, the world’s largest open air nightclub. Picking up right where he left off at the end of 2014, Hardwell is bringing an exclusive event series to the island paradise – Hardwell’s Carnival.
Featuring a handpicked lineup of exciting, up-and-comers in addition to a slew of superstar DJs as well, Hardwell’s Carnival will be a show by the Dutch titan that has never been seen before. Stilt walkers, masquerades, and carnage-creators will all be venturing around Ushuaia, much like any regular carnival. Hardwell’s Carnival kicks off on June 23rd, and will take place every Tuesday, and you can get tickets here.