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The OFFICIAL 2018 EDC Las Vegas lineup is here, and it’s worth the wait

“Headliners” rejoice, for Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas’ 2018 lineup has at last arrived. Insomniac CEO Pasquale Rotella surprised EDC Las Vegas ticket holders with a unique Valentine that among other treats, contained candy hearts printed with the names of a select few artists scheduled to perform at the event’s 22nd iteration from May 18-20. […]

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Premiere: Sinden & BIJOU – Technique

As g-house garners momentum in today’s dance music scene, genre mainstays Sinden and BIJOU continue to thrill with each new release. For their latest track, they’ve joined forces on a feisty, bass-ridden collaboration: “Technique.” “Technique” kicks off with a pounding bassline and an underlying mysterious vibe that grows as the track progresses. A dark melody emerges […]

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Beyond Wonderland SoCal drops stacked lineup including Tiesto, KSHMR, Alesso & more

Insomniac is bringing Beyond Wonderland back for its eighth rendition in Southern California this March, and the two day festival just released a stacked lineup. The four stage festival will host over 60 artists with headliners ranging from Alesso and Seven Lions to Tiesto and KSHMR.With artists specializing in bass, trance, techno, trap, house and hardstyle, this lineup almost certainly […]

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EDC Vegas releases camping map, outlines campground amenities

Insomniac has released the camping map for Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas’ inaugural camping season, just days after Pasquale Rotella took to Facebook to announce that camping details were soon to come. The campground will accommodate campers via showers, restrooms, a medical tent, and a bar, all specific to the campground area.Campers will be divided […]

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Dustycloud – Those Nights

Tom Roy, aka Dustycloud, is sending wall-crumbling future house vibrations all the way across the pond to Insomniac headquarters. The Parisian DJ and producer has risen to prominence over the last year with guest mixes on NEST HQ and Dr. Fresch‘s Prescription podcast. Back in October, Roy added to his successes a bass-laden collaboration with Drezo called “House.”Roy’s newest single, […]

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Insomniac’s Electric Daisy Carnival will see worldwide expansion, new stage designs, logos & more [DETAILS]

It’s a big year for Insomniac.The electronic events enterprise looks not only to its 25th anniversary this year, but to international expansion which will see Insomniac’s flagship Electric Daisy Carnival event migrate to Japan and China in 2018. “We’re planning on announcing a few more international stops,” writes Insomniac CEO, Pasquale Rotella, in a recent […]

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Deadmau5 releases collaborative clothing line with Insomniac

Deadmau5 has released an exclusive collaborative clothing line with Insomniac, to be released at his performance at Countdown NYE (NOS Events Center). The two-day New Year’s festival features anticipated headlining sets from deadmau5 himself, along with Porter Robinson, and artists like Diplo, G Jones, Noisia, Shiba San, and Jauz b2b Zeds Dead within its undercard.Coming almost exclusively […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s top radio series of 2017 are…

 1Dancing Astronaut's top radio shows of 2017 are…Words by: Christina Hernandez, Katie Daubert, and Kanvar KoliToday’s electronic music scene is a blessing and a curse. Accessing music across all genres and subgenres has never been easier; same goes for making it. However, with such abundance comes saturation; where to even begin seeking out new music […]

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LA Riots release ‘House Philosophy / Ladies Man’ EP

Depicted in the form of their new, two-piece release House Philosophy / Ladies Man EP off Insomniac in / rotation Records, LA Riots are fixing up a riotous new direction in their decade-long career as a formidable dance music duo. Entering the late 2000 music scene with a subversive concoction of indie rock, electro, and hip-hop music, LA […]

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Insomniac releases Metronome #138 featuring Rickyxsan

Insomniac has released episode 138 of of their Metronome series. The series features “mixes from some of today’s fastest-rising electronic stars, as well as championed legends,” reads a statement from Insomniac. “It takes listeners deep across a wide range of genres, movements, cultures, producers, artists and sounds that make up the diverse world of electronic […]

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Listen to Caspa’s ominous 3-track ‘Ghost Town’ EP

UK dubstep pioneer Caspa continues to rule the roost of bass music with his latest forward-thinking Ghost Town EP, out now on Bassrush Records. After a years-long booking relationship with Pasquelle Rotella and his team, it was all in due time before the London native would select the Insomniac-run label to debut his biggest release of the year.Caspa’s swaggering underground signature and […]

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EDC Mexico drops full lineup featuring Zedd, Above & Beyond, Dillon Francis, Marshmello & More

Less than a week after the close of EDC Orlando, Insomniac is back with EDC news in the form of the EDC Mexico lineup release. This is the fifth time that EDC will be taking over Mexico and the event is set to take place on February 24 & 25 of 2018 in Mexico City. In […]

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Stream EDC Orlando 2017 sets from Marshmello, KSHMR, NGHTMRE, A-Trak b2b Diplo & more

80,000 fans descended upon EDC Orlando this past weekend to take in one last festival before the end of the 2017 season. From Marshmello closing out Friday night to A-Trak doing a b2b set with Diplo, EDC’s lineup had no shortage of heavy-hitters and exciting acts.Greek Goddess Gaia of Mother Earth was the fixture of the elaborate mainstage and was complemented by waterfalls, flames, and […]

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EDC Las Vegas to include camping in 2018

For the first time ever, EDC Las Vegas attendees will be able to camp under the electric sky via Camp EDC. Insomniac has decided to bring camping amenities to the internationally renowned festival to give patrons a more comprehensive experience, though not in the traditional down-in-the-mud format one might expect.With new festival dates falling in the middle May, 17–21, mitigating the […]

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EDC Las Vegas to include camping in 2018

For the first time ever, EDC Las Vegas attendees will be able to camp under the electric sky via Camp EDC. Insomniac has decided to bring camping amenities to the internationally renowned festival to give patrons a more comprehensive experience, though not in the traditional down-in-the-mud format one might expect.With new festival dates falling in the middle May, 17–21, mitigating the […]

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Insomniac settles civil lawsuit with LA Memorial Coliseum Commission for $3.5-million

After a six-year legal battle, the Insomniac brand and its CEO, Pasquale Rotella, have finally settled their civil lawsuit with the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission, with the settlement price tag weighing in at a cool $3.5-million.The case was opened in 2011 after the government formally accused two Coliseum managers of engaging in “corrupt” behavior. The […]

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Las Vegas attacker rented room overlooking Life Is Beautiful

While police are still in the process of to gathering facts and the killer’s motive for the Las Vegas shooting that has been deemed the deadliest shooting in modern American history and the nation grapples with another tragedy, new information indicates that alleged gunman Stephen Paddock initially had a different target: Life Is Beautiful. There is significant evidence that he […]

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Las Vegas attacker rented room overlooking Life Is Beautiful

While police are still in the process of to gathering facts and the killer’s motive for the Las Vegas shooting that has been deemed the deadliest shooting in modern American history and the nation grapples with another tragedy, new information indicates that alleged gunman Stephen Paddock initially had a different target: Life Is Beautiful. There is significant evidence that he […]

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