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Suspicious tourist deaths and illnesses at future Holy Ship! Wrecked venue raise concerns

Increasing reports of illnesses and deaths from tourists vacationing in the Dominican Republic have raised concerns regarding the safety of both travelers and those attending Holy Ship! Wrecked in January 2020. For its upcoming iteration, Holy Ship! will dock at Punta Cana and incorporate an all-inclusive resort party as part of its festivities, those of […]

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Holy Ship! brings the party to land with Holy Ship! Wrecked

Floating festival Holy Ship! will be entering its ninth year in the running and some nifty improvements are being made in celebration. First off—it’s it’s not really a floating festival per se anymore. For its 2020 iteration, Holy Ship! Wrecked brings all the elements of previous Holy Ship! parties to shore, docking for four days […]

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Claude VonStroke launches wacky new video series, ‘Stroke Show’

The Dirtybird label boss has launched a brand new video series called “Stroke Show.” Based on its premiere, the series will follow the weekly endeavors of Claude VonStroke, whether it be in the office or on tour. However, the techno DJ is known for his wacky personality, a trait that coincides with the video’s framework. […]

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Reliving Holy Ship! – Dancing Astronaut’s favorite moments from weekend 12.0

Holy Ship! 12.0 was truly one for the books. With an even mixture of new and old faces across DJs and attendees, the vibe felt particularly special this time around, with talent from Mikey Lion to The Black Madonna all gushing about the magic that transpired over the weekend. The programming was as on point […]

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“Being jaded is lame,” The Black Madonna comments on her experience on Holy Ship!

The Black Madonna might be a little more of a believer in EDM after her experience on the most recent sailing of Holy Ship!. The floating festival, which just anchored its 12th and 13th editions, booked its annual lineup of dance and hip-hop’s best for two weekends of cruise ship revelry. The lineup featured The […]

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16 arrested during Holy Ship! 12.0 preliminary boarding check

The first leg of Holy Ship! 2019 resulted in the arrest of 16 would-be attendees of the annual electronic cruise event. The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office released the specifics of each arrest made prior to Holy Ship! 12.0. The arrests were multifarious in nature, ranging from possession of a controlled substance, to intent to sell […]

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FriendShip to set sail again in 2020

After embarking on a memorable maiden voyage in late 2018, FriendShip is set to sail the seas again in early 2020. In a New Year’s Eve Instagram post, the festival shared the exciting news that FriendShip would be returning January 6-10, 2020. The Instagram post noted that “everyone on the Maiden Voyage will have first dibs” […]

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Audien walks us through his favorite jams ahead of Holy Ship! [Exclusive]

A new year is approaching, and with it comes the 12th Holy Ship! edition. Setting sail on January 5, guests will be treated to an array of top tier talent from all over the dance music spectrum; from low-end madness offered up by 4B, JAUZ, and QUIX, to slices of techno by Nicole Moudaber and […]

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Grandtheft cooks up an eclectic pregame soundtrack ahead of Holy Ship! 12.0

Toronto native and vastly accomplished DJ/producer Grandtheft has carved out a unique lane for himself in the electronic fast lane through his mesmerizing and genre-bending bass flavor. From reworks for pop music icons such as Rihanna and Katy Perry to chart-topping originals through Diplo’s iconic Mad Decent imprint, Grandtheft has continued to build on his veteran-status […]

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First Listen: Slumberjack’s Holy Ship! bass voyage

It’s quite ironic that Slumberjack‘s name has the word “slumber” in it; the Australian makes music that is the antithesis of relaxing, but of course that was likely the reasoning behind their name choice. Instead, Slumberjack’s music is geared toward keeping people wide awake and, for lack of a better word, “turnt.” This is why […]

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Holy Ship! veterans share their prized moments at sea — NGHTMRE, Valentino Khan, Worthy, & More

The countdown to Holy Ship’s 12.0 and 13.0 voyages has officially reached the one month mark, and it’s time to begin looking forward to the festivities ahead. Who better to amplify the excitement than a bunch of past Holy Ship! talent making their return to sea this year? Dancing Astronaut reached out to these veterans to […]

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Exclusive: Noizu sails through sultry seas with Holy Ship! mix

The New Year is around the corner, which means it’s time for those embarking on editions 12 & 13 of HARD’s Holy Ship! to start preparing for the water-based shenanigans that await. Joined by an army of talent which includes the likes of Green Velvet, SAYMYNAME, Rusko, Barclay Crenshaw, and more, guests are primed to […]

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Holy Ship! releases stacked 2019 lineup including REZZ, Claude VonStroke, NGHTMRE, Zeds Dead & More

Holy Ship! is notorious for selling out in a matter of minutes, and the Norwegian Cruise Lines’ ship turned floating EDM festival is set to do the same with the unveiling of the 2019 lineup. The two-weekend festival is set to take place with a four night sailing January 5-9, 2019 for the festival’s 12th sailing. […]

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Destructo will bring brand new music festival to LA called All My Friends

Gary Richards (aka Destructo) has been grinding his way through the music industry since the early 1990s, curating festivals such as Hard Summer, Holy Ship! and more recently, Friendship, a new music cruise experience. Now, as president of the major event producer LiveStyle, he’s bringing a whole new music festival to Los Angeles called All My […]

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Destructo announces maiden voyage of new four day cruise event, FRIENDSHIP

Gary Richards has cemented his legacy as a pioneer of modern large scale event production and promotion. He’s built a 30-year career from charting dance music and underground hip-hop’s open waters, and now he’s headed back to the high seas with the launch of his newest event, FRIENDSHIP. Dancing Astronaut first reported the news in […]

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Listen to Malaa’s Holy Ship! 2018 set

G-House heavy-hitter, Malaa, has released his full set from Holy Ship!. Filled with originals, remixes, and IDs, the masked DJ and producer did not hold back the heat while delivering an hour’s worth of seamless transitions, soaring energy, and phenomenal song selections. Fans who were unable to attend this year’s festivities aboard the 4,000+ capacity […]

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Stream deadmau5’s set as techno alias Testpilot on Holy Ship! 11.0

Read More:Get a taste of deadmau5’s techno alter-ego, TESTPILOTDeadmau5 provides full TESTPILOT set for June BBC Radio 1 ResidencyBrace yourselves: deadmau5 announced he has built a new cube Continue Reading at http://www.dancingastronaut.com

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