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BREAKING: EDC Las Vegas’ lineup is going live on Facebook [Stream Here]

The moment EDC Las Vegas fans have been waiting for has finally arrived. As of publication time, 6:00pm Pacific on March 26, Insomniac Events owner Pasquale Rotella is unveiling the iconic festival’s lineup via EDC’s official Facebook stage. Listen closely to each of the tracks being played; they hold the key to who will be […]

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Bill Nye to host opening ceremony at EDC Las Vegas

Who better than Bill Nye to inaugurate this year’s kinetic energy-themed EDC Las Vegas than a true modern-day Renaissance man, TV personality, and unequivocal “Science Guy” himself? Nye and Insomniac Founder/CEO Pasquale Rotella will convene Friday, May 17 under the Electric Sky for the world-revered electronic fest’s Opening Ceremony at the cosmicMEADOW stage. “Think of the potential,” […]

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Electric Daisy Carnival is coming to South Korea

Insomniac is breaking new ground in Seoul, South Korea as part of its flagship festival Electric Daisy Carnival’s (EDC) ever-growing global expansion. The event will take place in amusement park Seoul Land, and thus provides the most exciting EDC experience to date on account of the venue’s more varied attractions like roller coasters, carousels, arcades, bumper […]

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Good Morning Mix: Ekali and 4B heat up Night Owl Radio

For his 150th installation of Night Owl Radio, EDC founder Pasquale Rotella invited two of the industry’s hottest names to take over the airwaves: Ekali and 4B. Staten Island producer 4B takes over the Up All Night portion of the mix, while Ekali hops in for a guest mix in the latter half of the show. […]

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Win a chance to ride a helicopter with Kaskade or take a DJ lesson with A-Trak during EDC Vegas

EDC Las Vegas has partnered with Surreal, a fundraising platform for festivals that connects artists to their fans through unforgettable experiences. The organization has announced nine unreal opportunities in association with EDC Las Vegas from May 18–20. Fans who donate online will be entered for a chance to win experiences with some of EDC Las Vegas’ […]

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EDC promotes inclusion and diversity in latest trailer

In a new trailer released for the festival, EDC founder Pasquale Rotella promotes the theme of “all are welcome here.” The three-minute video celebrates the upcoming 22nd annual event in an all-embracing way — with clips of festivalgoers of all walks of life as a voiceover by Rotella details the diversity of the fest’s attendees. “No […]

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Insomniac pairs with LiveXLive for new streaming, VR venture

As the force behind events like Electric Daisy Carnival, Beyond Wonderland, and Nocturnal Wonderland, Insomniac has long been at the forefront of festival innovation. The Pasqualle Rotella-helmed juggernaut is never one to sit idly by, exemplified by the quick changes made to its flagship event, EDC, following its 2017 iteration. Now, the company announced a new partnership […]

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Insomniac pairs with LiveXLive for new streaming, VR venture

As the force behind events like Electric Daisy Carnival, Beyond Wonderland, and Nocturnal Wonderland, Insomniac has long been at the forefront of festival innovation. The Pasqualle Rotella-helmed juggernaut is never one to sit idly by, exemplified by the quick changes made to its flagship event, EDC, following its 2017 iteration. Now, the company announced a new partnership […]

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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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EDC Las Vegas announces theme, lineup details for 2018 via Valentine’s mailers [DETAILS]

Ticket holders of Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas 2018 will find an unusual Valentine in Insomniac CEO, Pasquale Rotella. “Headliners” around the country will by now have discovered a surprise Valentine’s Day present from Rotella in their mailboxes, but the candy enclosed in the holiday packages isn’t typical Valentine’s Day fare. Ticket holders rather received […]

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The EDC Las Vegas lineup announcement is imminent

Back in September, EDC organizers announced major changes to infrastructure and programming ahead of this year’s festival. This included structural and logistical changes set to take effect in 2018, change of dates to the May 18-20 weekend, extended festival hours, the addition of camping, and decreases to commute time for those residing in hotels. Recently, organizers released […]

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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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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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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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10 tidbits we learned from Pasquale Rotella’s Reddit AMA

Yesterday, Reddit got the chance to get up close & personal with Pasquale, AMA style.The Insomniac head has been at the center of industry buzz lately, recently revealing the long-expected, large changes coming to Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas. Ever a person of interest for electronic dance music fans everywhere, given his influence in the dance […]

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BREAKING: EDC Las Vegas changes are here and they’re HUGE

 EDC Las Vegas has announced a number of major structural and logistic changes set to take effect for the festival’s 2018 installmentEDC will occur a month earlier than in previous years, slated for May 18th-20th this yearEDC will offer extended festival hours, opening the festival with early-entry opening ceremoniesInsomniac has unveiled a new camping program […]

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BREAKING: EDC Las Vegas changes are here and they’re HUGE

 EDC Las Vegas has announced a number of major structural and logistic changes set to take effect for the festival’s 2018 installmentEDC will occur a month earlier than in previous years, slated for May 18th-20th this yearEDC will offer extended festival hours, opening the festival with early-entry opening ceremoniesInsomniac has unveiled a new camping program […]

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Pasquale Rotella to reveal changes to EDC LV in one week

The changes set to take effect for the 2018 edition of Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas have long loomed on the festival’s horizon, but Pasquale Rotella has finally given his long teased alterations a due date.The Insomniac founder has announced that he will reveal the specifications of the changes to EDC Las Vegas on Wednesday, […]

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Pasquale Rotella discusses Gary Richards leaving HARD, big changes on the horizon for EDC brand

In an Instagram Live address to his fans on August 6th, Electric Daisy Carnival‘s owner and poster boy, Pasquale Rotella, discussed myriad issues concerning the dance music industry, his company Insomniac, and it’s relationship to HARD Events, and big changes on the horizon for EDC structuring and mission. Here are a few keys highlights from the address.EDC New […]

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Pasquale Rotella: ‘big changes’ are coming to EDCLV very soon’

Insomniac Events’ Electric Forest just concluded its first year as a two weekend event and the brand’s CEO Pasquale Rotella was in attendance to celebrate. While offering his followers a live stream of the event, the creative mastermind revealed that big changes to EDC Las Vegas’ 2018 iteration may be coming sooner than expected. Featured Images: Jake WestIt’s worth noting that for the […]

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