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Virtual Self makes surprise appearance on Holy Ship!

Sans the dozens of attendee arrests at the port of entry for drug possession,  Holy Ship!10.0 has gone off without a hitch as producers and fans set sail for Port Canaveral on the party cruise liner of the year. The HARD Presents-produced event even boasted a special B2B set from headliners A-Trak, Kaskade, and Claude Von Stroke.To cap off the weekend, […]

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The full lineup for Costa Rica’s Envision Festival is finally here

Costa Rica’s rising tropical festival, Envision, is just weeks away. In its eighth year, the festival continues its mission to awaken human potential with art, spirituality, yoga, music, dance, performance, education, sustainability and fundamental connection with nature.From Feb. 21-25, thousands will flock to Uvita to experience a stellar lineup of music, which has been announced in full. In […]

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How Houston’s Day For Night festival served as a sound intersection of curatorial excellence

 1How Day For Night festival achieved curatorial excellenceHouston, Texas’ Day For Night festival has established itself as an unconventional, hyper-sensory utopia. Bolstering an exemplary menu of avant-garde talent, the festival satiates thousands all while blurring the boundaries of performance and offering the utmost in aural phenomena in its industrial warehouse setting.Day For Night prided itself on its snapshot booking […]

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Murdock & Doctrine – On A Rampage (Rampage Anthem 2018)

Undoubtedly one of the biggest bass music festivals in the world, Rampage is nothing short of a paradise for low-frequency lovers. While the festival boldly advertises itself as the “biggest drum & bass and dubstep party in the world,” it has lived up to these claims with some stacked lineups over the years, with 2018’s […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s Top Festival Vibes of 2017

1Dancing Astronaut's Top Festival Vibes of 2017Each year, thousands of individuals indulge in an ever-expanding menu of festivals, and are in turn satiated by the five-star production prowess only a well-oiled machine could pull off. This list celebrates the unparalleled destinations. The selected festivals were not only the strongest standouts in their attention to detail, each went […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Doc Martin

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists, January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This year’s bill […]

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Arizona’s Goldrush Festival brings big beats to the wild wild west [Review + Recap Video]

Phoenix, Arizona is quickly becoming one of the nation’s hottest music festival destinations, drawing an increasing number of top-tier artists and events to the Valley of the Sun year after year. This year was perhaps Phoenix’s biggest yet, hosting events like the debut installment of Lost Lake Festival and Hundred Waters‘ annual FORM at Arcosanti, […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Carlo Lio

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists, January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This year’s bill […]

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Hundred Waters announce fifth annual FORM Arcosanti

Hundred Waters made a radical statement about the typical festival model with the launch of their FORM event series, now gearing up for its fifth annual installment. Hosted in Arizona at an artistic micro-community known as Arcosanti, the event’s curators have refined an entirely unique festival experience since 2014 that breaks down the artist-attendee barriers of […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Kevin Knapp

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists from January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This year’s […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Kevin Knapp

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists from January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This year’s […]

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Meet the artists of Costa Rica’s 2018 Ocaso Music Festival: Weiss

Costa Rica’s new underground getaway, Ocaso Music Festival, is preparing to soundtrack the pristine Pacific playa with some of the underground’s most sought-after house and techno artists from January 4-7. In its second edition, Ocaso has become a prime destination for the global underground elite, offering a who’s who billing of beaconing industry titans. This […]

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What will Coachella’s EDM programming look like this year?

 1What will Coachella's EDM programming look like this year?Coachella‘s status as a music festival has grown into become larger than life since its humble, European-inspired beginnings in 1999, and their yearly lineup is both a cultural statement regarding the current state of music and a presage to future trends.The behemoth brand has always integrated electronic […]

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FestEvo set to transform music festival landscape

The music world has been radically transformed by the rise of festival culture over the past decade. What began as an esoteric subculture has blossomed into a full-blown global phenomenon. Music lovers from every walk of life have created an alternate reality, the likes of which the world has never seen. Festivals have more or less become […]

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Burning Man could soon expand to 100,000 attendees

Black Rock City may be preparing to welcome more burners soon. Burning Man organizers recently met with state officials from Nevada’s Bureau of Land Management to discuss the local and environmental impacts of expanding the annual event to a capacity of up to 100,000 over the next few years. Organizers met with Nevada residents from the communities closest to the […]

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Andreas Henneberg fashions an alluring mix ahead of Ocaso Music Festival [Exclusive]

With more than 20 years of studio and stage experience behind the Berlin maven, Andreas Henneberg has cemented himself as a cornerstone of the underground.Releasing on record labels like Voltage Musique Records — founded and co-run by the artist — Get Physical, Herzblut, SNOE, Heinz Music, Toolroom, and many more; Henneberg is a singular summation […]

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Andreas Henneberg fashions an alluring mix ahead of Ocaso Music Festival [Exclusive]

With more than 20 years of studio and stage experience behind the Berlin maven, Andreas Henneberg has cemented himself as a cornerstone of the underground.Releasing on record labels like Voltage Musique Records — founded and co-run by the artist — Get Physical, Herzblut, SNOE, Heinz Music, Toolroom, and many more; Henneberg is a singular summation […]

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How Superfly’s inaugural Lost Lake Festival put Phoenix on the map as the next big festival spot in the U.S.

1How Superfly's inaugural Lost Lake Festival put Phoenix on the map as the next big festival spot in the U.S.This fall, Superfly Presents, the masterminds behind North American festival giants Outside Lands and Bonnaroo set their scopes on a new, emerging entertainment market that they were banking on being the next big festival-hosting city in the […]

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Iceland’s Secret Solstice unveils ‘Into The Glacier’ and ‘The Lava Tunnel’ performances will continue in 2018

Beginning on Iceland’s midnight summer, an evening where the sun sets just after midnight and rises again just before three in the morning, attendees of Iceland’s Secret Solstice will have the opportunity to enter both a glacial and lava tunnel in the festivals fifth edition, as they have been able in years past. Held during the […]

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Buku Music + Art Project announces phase two 2018 line-up, Virtual Self’s festival debut

The city of New Orleans is preparing to host some of music’s most sought-after talents in its sixth annual Buku Music + Art Project come March 9 and 10 of 2018.Alongside the festival’s previously announced slew of eccentricity is its phase two announcement of artists set to include REZZ, Bonobo (DJ set), Ganja White Night and Boogie […]

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