Coachella and Stagecoach Officially Postponed Due to Coronavirus

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and Stagecoach have ficially been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. The world-famous event confirmed on social media that the were true. According to the statement: “At the direction the County Riverside and local health authorities, we must sadly confirm the rescheduling Coachella and …

STFU & Party Announces Lineups For Its Three-Week Spring Break Event

With January flying by, Spring Break planning for 2020 is already underway. One event, STFU & Party, has recently announced their lineups for its three weeks festivities. Cedric Gervais, K Camp, and NOIZU headline week one; Lost Kings, MEDVZA and headline week two; and , Dom Dolla, and Loud Luxury …

One of Australia’s Longest Running EDM Festivals Cancelled Due To Bush Fire Devastation

As the bushfires in Australia continue to ravage the continent, events in the region continue to fall prey with the latest being Rainbow Serpent Festival in Victoria. The festival released a statement yesterday announcing the cancellation: “Due to a number safety concerns stemming from the fire that affected the site and …

Alison Wonderland Pisses Off Climate Change Deniers & Takes A Stand with New Merch

The fires in Australia are ravaging the continent with no clear end in sight, and millions dollars in donations are pouring in from around the world to help volunteer firefighters and wildlife preservationists. Flume has already donated $100,000 his own money, Fisher has raised the same with his sold out …

Coachella to Release Its Own Documentary on Youtube

Recently, just a few days after it’s release, Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival announced that it will be releasing a new Youtube Originals. The Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert teaser was released along with the announcement. Only weeks before the festival will take place, Coachella’s documentary is set …

Coachella Joins with Reusable Water Bottle Creator To Reduce Single-Use Plastic At Festival

Large, major festivals like Coachella have a responsibility to the environment when they have hundreds thousands people crowding into a small area over the course two weekends. Trash, leftover tents, gasses released into the atmosphere by tens thousands vehicles in a condensed space… it adds up. Moving toward their 2020 …

US Government Enacting Game-Changing Ban On Flavored Vapes

Vaping is receiving another nail in the cfin, this time as a directive from the FDA which has issued a policy today prioritizing enforcement against certain unauthorized flavored e-cigarette products that appeal to kids, including fruit and mint flavors. Currently, there are no authorized flavored e-cigarette products. Enforcement the premarket authorization …

Ultra Miami's Bayfront Park Gets Major Environmentally Friendly Upgrade

Ultra Miami‘s home Bayfront Park is getting a major upgrade with its brand new, environmentally friendly strategy. According to a report, Florida Power & Light (FPL) is integrating over 500 solar panels to power events, such as Ultra Music Festival. It’s expected that the new installments will generate more power …

Armin van Buuren Joins with World Wide Fund To Stop Plastic Pollution – Sign His Petition

Armin van Buuren and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) are joining forces to motivate millions people to join the movement to stop plastic waste being dumped in oceans. WWF announced that as Global Oceans Ambassador, Armin will contribute to the worldwide #BeatPlastic campaign. Armin van Buuren said his …

Martin Garrix's Full 2-Hour 'Ether' Set From Amsterdam 2019

Martin Garrix wowed Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) back in October with an incredible live performance. His annual show has become one the most anticipated events associated with the massive dance convention, and this year was no exception. Equipped with a sprawling collection his hit singalong anthems, Garrix delivered on two …

WATCH: Shawn Wasabi Headlines In McDonald’s Holiday Commercial

Midi master Shawn Wasabi returns today with his largest brand partnership to date, revealing he’s been tapped as the face the McDonald’s 2019 holiday campaign. The 30-second spot features Wasabi sampling McDonald’s new Bacon BBQ Burger and Snickerdoodle McFlurry, combining his love for food with his passion for making sweet …

I'm Thankful for Deadmau5's New Song Cause He Just Went Full Techno [MUST LISTEN]

deadmau5 gets dark and gritty on his latest release, “FALL.” As part a unexpected run new singles, the producer just dropped yet another enthralling production. “FALL” follows up “SATRN” and “COASTED,” all which have blown us away in very different ways. “FALL” is a stark contrast from these other singles, …

Robert Sillerman, Founder of SFX & Man Behind TomorrowWorld, Dies At 71

Robert Sillerman, infamous founder SFX Entertainment, has died. The news broke Billboard and was confirmed by Sillerman’s lawyer, Sanford Philip Rosen. According to Billboard, Sillerman died a respiratory illness. He was 71. Sillerman was embroiled in many financial troubles toward the end his tenure as CEO SFX, after which the …

Artists Are Pulling Their Music from Amazon To Fight ICE

Last month, digital rights group Fight for the Future declared success as they’d gathered 40+ major events to state they have no plans to use facial recognition technology on their guests. Now, the group has a new target: Amazon Music. An editorial published on Medium yesterday outlines the goals the campaign, called …

Colorado Fighting Back Against Hippie Sabotage At Red Rocks

It was only a month ago that the EDM community voiced its disapproval booking Hippie Sabotage for Okeechobee 2020, and now the Colorado community is fighting back against the group playing at Red Rocks. For a refresher, per our Okeechobee artist last month, “Over three years ago, Hippie Sabotage created …

Ekali Cancels Show After Security Guards Allegedly Assault and Threaten Him & His Team [VIDEO]

Ekali was scheduled to perform at Club Europe in St. Louis last night, but ultimately ended up having to cancel the show due to the allegedly unpressional and threatening actions the venue staff and security. The Canadian producer chronicled the events the night on Twitter, beginning, “I came in quite sick, …

EDC Orlando Shatters Attendance Records, Now One of America’s Biggest Festivals

For the first time ever, EDC Orlando expanded to three days other than its usual two, and that meant a lot new records and statistics for the festival. However, even just one additional day doesn’t account for the huge increase in attendance this year. Compared to last year’s 110,000 ravers, …

REPORT: Another EDC Attendee Caught Stealing Phones, This Time Over 100

Phone theft was a major problem at Electric Daisy Carnival Orlando this year. In one sweep, Palm Beach County deputies recovered 106 mobile phones reportedly stolen at the music festival over the weekend. The suspect, 25-year-old Adeson Ortega-Rodriguez was caught with the phones, as well as stolen credit cards. He wasn’t …

Man Caught Stealing Over 30 Phones At EDC Orlando

An Orlando man has been charged with grand theft after being accused stealing more than 30 phones at a music festival. Police arrested Carlos Perez-Hernandez, 34, as the culprit. He allegedly jacked the phones from people attending Electric Daisy Carnival Orlando over the weekend. An eye-witness spotted a man pickpocketing in the …

Major Lazer Releases Newest Dancehall Inspired Future Hit [Must Listen]

Major Lazer just dropped “Evapora” with IZA and Ciara, continuing a long string singles in 2019 including “Que Calor” with J Balvin & Alfa, “Make It Hot” with Anita, and “Take It From Me” with Skip Marley. “Evapora” comes as a pretty standard Major Lazer song, with emphatic female vocals …

Your EDM Debuts First-Ever Weekly Party With Temple Denver

Your EDM is getting into the events game with a new weekly series in partnership with Temple Denver called Transform. Transform Thursdays is a weekly event curated by Temple Nightclub and Your EDM featuring up and coming talent in the dance community. Each week, this party will transform the usual …

KAOS Nightclub Is Closing 6 Months After Opening After Marshmello & Skrillex Leave

Kaos Nightclub is ficially closing, according to a report from the Las Vegas Review Journal. On Tuesday, Red Rock reported a net loss $26.8 million in the third quarter, down $51.9 million from the same period last year. In a statement, they said: “This afternoon, Red Rock Resorts, Inc. announced …

EDC Orlando Reveals Schedule and Map for Expanded 2019 Festival

EDC Orlando has expanded into a full three-day festival this year, running this weekend from November 8-10. Stacked with a giant lineup, more stages and new experiences, EDC Orlando finally gets it much breakout this year. We published our stage lineup recommendations last week, but now Insomniac has revealed the …

Airbnb Bans House Parties In California After 5 Killed At Halloween Bash

Airbnb is cracking down on house parties following a violent crime in which five people were shot and killed during a Halloween-themed event at a rental house in California. According to reports, approximately 100 people were in attendance at the party when gunfire broke out on Thursday night. Three people …

Insomniac Drops Insanely Stacked Lineup for Countdown NYE 2019

If you’ve been following Insomniac’s socials lately, you’ve probably been warned that there’s an impending alien invasion. It’s all going down on New Year’s Eve at the NOS Events Center in Southern California as Insomniac rings in 2020 with Countdown. Picking up from last year’s alien invasion theme, this year’s …

Beto O’Rourke Challenges Biden’s RAVE Act In Groundbreaking Move

Politician Beto O’Rourke is making headlines for his recent drug plan. The bottom line: he seeks to end the stigma and discrimination around substance use. When asked specifically about the RAVE Act, a question posed by Jeffrey Cook, here’s what he had to say: We’ve got to remove the stigma around …

Amazon Is Launching Its Own Music Festival & The Lineup Is Honestly Stacked

While Amazon’s corporate events usually include a big star or two, they’re hardly considered “music events.” Now, the online retailer is getting into the music festival world as it launches Intersect in Las Vegas this December. It’s quite the abrupt announcement for a full, 2-day festival, but the lineup is …

Kylie Jenner Just Retweeted A Riddim Video & The Simulation Is Officially Broken

So… Kylie Jenner likes riddim. Or at the very least, she’s a fan Level Up’s edit “Behemoth” from SVDDEN DEATH. In a truly simulation breaking turn events today, Kylie quote tweeted the edit with four skull emojis. As time publishing, her tweet has 23k retweets and 174k favorites. The video …

Okeechobee Music Festival Releases 2020 Edition Lineup

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Fortnite Explodes & The Game Has Ended But There’s A Cheat Code To Unlock Another Game

Fortnite live events are never predictable, and today’s event, “The End,” was exactly that. The game has been rumored to be getting a new map for a while now, but none the details surrounding the update had ever been revealed. With “The End” and indications from plenty pro gamers, it’s …

WATCH: New Doc 'INSTA DJ' Explores Social Media's Impact on Dance Music

What kind impact is social media having on DJs and the dance music scene? The documentary INSTA DJ: Social Media and the New Age Dancefloor explores just that in a brand new, 40-minute presentation from Pioneer DJ. The doc fers much insight about the effects social media on artists, music, fandoms, clubs …

Win A Pair Of Tickets To Ghastly's 'The Haunted House Tour' At The Hollywood Palladium in LA

Ghastly returns to Los Angeles for his biggest headlining show yet at the Hollywood Palladium next Saturday, October 19. He’s coming with special guests Moksi, Luca Lush, Ricky Retro, and Slooze to complete a stellar lineup for a night you won’t soon forget. Your EDM has teamed up with Ghastly …

Armin van Buuren Opens Up About Mental Health & Finding 'Balance'

In 2010, I was the number 1 in the world, but the most unhappy person on earth. Armin van Buuren‘s forthcoming album Balance seems to be reflective his inner monologue. Currently on promo tour for his next big project, the worldwide DJ/producer caught up with Dutch talk show Jinek to discuss …

Marshmello Wins (And Loses) His First WWE Belt In This ABSURD Series Of Events

Marshmello has entered every facet entertainment, from daytime television, to cooking, to gaming, and more. Now, he’s making his debut on… WWE SmackDown? Yep, Marshmello made a special guest appearance on SmackDown yesterday. And, not only did he make the appearance, he actually won the 24/7 Title!! (For a little …

Insomniac Begins Insomniac Cares Bahamas Relief and Sends Shiftpods to Bahamas

A few a weeks ago, the Bahamas faced a massive category 5 hurricane that caused major devastation throughout the whole island. Hurricane Dorian left thousands people in the Bahamas without any shelter, leaving them homeless and without security. Unfortunately, many people have also gone missing since the massive storm occurred …

The Area 51 Raid Turned Music Festival Is Now Just A Party In Vegas

Alienstock is ficially calling f the music festival originally intended near Area 51. Creator Matty Roberts and his team issued a statement on the AlienStock website: Due to the lack infrastructure, poor planning, risk management and blatant disregard for the safety the expected 10,000+ AlienStock attendees, we decided to pull the plug on …

This Major DJ Is Headlining the 2019 Overwatch League Grand Finals This Month

Zedd‘s love for gaming is coming through with a huge headlining performance at the Overwatch League Grand Finals. The competition takes place on September 29th, featuring the Grammy Award-winning artist and Overwatch fan. And when we say fan — Zedd achieved the highest rank possible last year, reaching the Grandmaster rank in …

BREAKING: Area51 Music Festival “Alienstock” Cancelled

Founder Storm Area 51 and the AlienStock Festival, Matty Roberts, has ficially cut ties with the festival after a series issues concerning safety have made him nervous about the event. Roberts said he visited the town Rachel over the weekend and discovered that the infrastructure simply did not exist to …

Nightfall Festival Announces Full Lineup with Moody Good, Dogde & Fuski, Truth & More

There are a lot events to choose from on Halloween, probably too many at this point. This year, a fresh festival will return for its second year — and while it doesn’t have the headliner power that Something Wicked or Escape: Pyscho Circus features, it definitely has its own vibe. …

Bassnectar Donates 1,000 Free Months Of Therapy Through Be Interactive

isn’t your normal DJ. He makes his opinions known and always gives back whenever he can. In addition to the many curated events he puts on throughout the year, he has his own 501(c)3, Be Interactive. Their mission is to “inspire the empathic to make an impact through radical kindness, …

33 Lucky Swedish House Mafia Fans To Receive Lifetime “All Access” Passes

Swedish House Mafia are giving back to their fans in the best possible way — with lifetime “access all areas” passes. As the group’s website states, 33 lifetime AAA passes will be given out to celebrate Swedish House Mafia’s epic reunion and undying dedication their fans. These passes are as …

20 Years Of Spinnin' Records Is Celebrated By Spinnin' Artists, This Week It's Bingo Players

Spinnin’ Records played a big part in the ever changing landscape dance music. With new artists presented on a regular basis, as well as the label’s online dominance, reaching millions through its YouTube channel Spinnin’ TV (over 25 million subscribers), Instagram (3 million) and Facebook (6.6 million) the Dutch label …

Environmental Organization Calls for "Tent Tax" at Music Festivals

Clean Up Britain is calling for a “tent tax” at music festivals. The organization, which consistently campaigns for cleaner, greener communities, is proposing a tax that all campers would potentially pay upon attending a music festival. The tax, amounting £25, would help cover cleanup for tents and other campsite items left behind. …

Jeffrey Sutorius and Snoop Dogg Headline Foodbeast's Nood Beach Food and Music Festival [Event Preview]

Are you ready for Nood Beach? What is Nood Beach you ask? It’s a fabulous concept; it’s a food and music festival held at gorgeous Huntington Beach in Southern California presented by world class food blog Foodbeast. It’s going down this Sunday at Bolsa Chica State Beach with performances from …

Future House Music Announce A Massive 5 Year Anniversary Club Night during ADE 2019

We are excited to announce that Future House Music have announced a massive club night during this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event to celebrate their 5 year anniversary. FHM Family hace organised some insane and must not miss B2B sets for this years ADE. This insane line up includes the likes …

Kyle Watson and Stace Cadet Team Up on "Safe" [Parametric Records]

House music in 2019 continues to spawn new talent that indefinitely impress us. From progressive, big room, disco, bass, future, deep, acid, and too many more to name, the genre’s varying iterations compete with each other while spanning house’s reach across the globe. A shining example this comes from the …

Four Dead At Festivals/Shows Over Weekend from Suspected Super Strength Ecstasy

Holidays like Memorial Day or Labor Day in the US are ten big festival weekends considering the 3-day weekend; over in the UK, bank holidays especially bring massive events like Reading & Leeds, as well as Creamfields. Unfortunately, as a result lack drug education and a do-it-all attitude, four people …

Eric Prydz Reveals The Secrets of His Crazy New 5-Ton Holosphere [VIDEO]

Only one crowd in the world has seen Eric Prydz’s new HOLOSPHERE so far. Tomorrowland weekend one was lucky enough to witness the magic before part the Freedom Stage collapsed between weekends and prevented a second crowd from seeing it. Luckily, the Verge’s Dani Deahl was able to sit down …

Area 51 Raid-Turned-EDM Festival Officially Warned Against Throwing Event

Days after the Area 51 raid event ficially announced Alienstock for this September, the town Rachel, Nevada has responded with a warning to potential attendees: “The residents were not asked and are not on board and will certainly not allow their town to be taken over.” Event organizer Brock Daily with The Hidden Sound told Your …

Mixmag and Budweiser’s BUDX Announces Next Stop In Tokyo With Mija, Mura Masa, & More

Following on from Mixmag and Budweiser’s BUDX events in Paris, Ho Chi Minh City and Lagos, the next stop on their world tour will take place in Tokyo, Japan between August 29-31. As a true cultural platform, BUDX aims to amplify the voices and stories rising artists to seize new …

This Website Creates Your Perfect Festival Lineup Based On Your Spotify Account

Earlier this year, an app called Festify went viral for crawling your Spotify listening habits and pumping out a lineup your most-listened artists for the festival to beat all festivals. It would create a unique lineup for you with your top 24 artists from the past month, past six months, and …

Area 51 Raid Founders Are Actually Throwing A Festival – Here’s Everything You Need To Know

After all this time waiting, an ficial festival event near Area 51 in Rachel, Nevada is actually happening. It’s going to be called Alienstock, obviously as an homage to the legendary Woodstock festival. Alienstock will go down September 20-22 and will also feature, various activities as well as camping. The …

One of California’s Biggest Music Festivals Just Got The Green Light To Sell Weed

2019 has been a great year for cannabis initiatives at festivals, with Northern Nights and Ever After music festivals both allowing for more lax policies surrounding the plant. Now, the Bay Area’s Outside Lands will join that group after a decision from the state Bureau Cannabis Control approved on-site sale and consumption weed …

Alison Wonderland’s New Collab with Quix Is Meant To “Stretch Time” While Tripping

Alison Wonderland Came Up With The Idea For Her Quix Collab While Tripping Alison Wonderland’s new collaboration with Quix, “TIME,” is finally out this Friday. This one has been teased at live shows for months already, but we’ll finally have it all for ourselves in just two days. Before that, …

Facebook Removes 'Storm Area 51' Event After 3 Million RSVPs, Organizers Say It's Still Happening!

The ficial Storm Area 51 event has been taken down by Facebook. According to a screenshot from one the event’s founders, Matty Roberts, the infamous and viral Facebook event fully titled “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All Of Us” went against the platform’s community standards. Thus, the event was deleted. Roberts …

Go Behind The Decks At Swedish House Mafia's Private Afterparty [VIDEOS]

Swedish House Mafia have been playing a number major gigs at large scale festivals and events — but just days ago they played an intimate private party and that footage has surfaced. After their incredible, high energy performance at Ushuaia Ibiza, it was time for the afterparty. Though Axwell‘s live stream …

Insomniac Announces Partnership with Miami's Club Space

Today, Insomniac founder Pasquale Rotella announced that Insomniac events has ficially formed a partnership with one Miami’s most popular nightclubs, Club Space. This partnership is expected to solidify the clubs place in Downtown Miami for quite a long time. Although Insomniac has joined one the cities biggest nightclubs, as now, …

STUDY: Music Festivals Can Help Promote More Sustainable Lifestyles

Festival season is upon us — and as a new study suggests, these events may encourage attendees to try out more sustainable lifestyles. In this case, it’s a nicer way saying that people tend to skip out on showering for the weekend. But, here’s why it matters… Researchers from The University …

Coachella Is Being Sued Over "Sickening & Unprovoked" Attack On One of Its Artists

Canadian rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer Belly is suing Coachella and its security company IPS for an alleged assault that happened on festival grounds last year. Belly, real name Ahmad Balshe, claims he was attacked by 25 security guards in a backstage area. When the incident occurred, Belly was trying to …

The Promoter Responsible for Paul Van Dyk's Broken Back Is Appealing To Not Pay Him

It’s been a long time since Paul van Dyk’s near-death stage fall at ASOT 750 in 2016. In the fall, he suffered a brain injury and damage to his spine which were eventually rectified through surgery and physical therapy. In arbitration with concert promoter Alda Events, van Dyk was awarded $12.5 …

Instagram Introduces New Pop-Up To Stop People from Commenting Hate Speech

Instagram is protecting its users through a couple brand new features in the process being unrolled. The first, a warning message pops up whenever someone tries to post a comment that may be considered abusive — or even hate speech.  This new initiative combats bullying and makes users think twice …

The Festival That Divided Ticket Prices Based On Race Has Just Responded

The Detroit music festival AfroFuture attracted criticism this past weekend after it was revealed that it was charging different amounts for white attendees and those identifying as POC (people color). How the festival would determine genealogy was never addressed. However, after biracial rapper Tiny Jag pulled out the festival over the …

This Music Festival Is Charging Attendees Different Amounts Based On Their Race

A Detroit music festival called AfroFuture is currently facing scrutiny for having its ticket prices reflect differences based on perceived race. While differing ticket prices for men versus women are certainly no stranger to anyone looking to hit up a Miami or Vegas nightclub, prices based on race carry are …

Chris Lake, Justin Martin, Destructo, & Noizu All Coming To Seattle For Sold-Out 4th Of July Party [Preview]

You read that right. AMFAMFAMF & Studio 44 worked together to bring in a massive lineup for this year’s 4th July festivities in Seattle, a party that is unrivaled in my opinion. Darrius, VNSSA, Noizu, Destructo, Justin Martin, and the man himself, Chris Lake, will all be taking the stage …

Okeechobee Residents Fight To Keep 2020 Festival From Overlapping With Local Events

According to various sources close with the situation, Okeechobee Music Festival has been bought by Insomniac Events and will return in 2020 to Florida. This is cause for celebration for many dedicated festival-goers who fell in love with the event; unfortunately, not everyone is equally ecstatic. The Okeechobee County Cattlemen’s Association has …

Hundreds of Electric Forest Volunteers Cut From Festival Despite Traveling All The Way To Michigan

Electric Forest takes place this weekend and an unfortunate turn events has reportedly left 200 hopeful volunteers without no work, no tickets, and no way to get reimbursed for the time and money invested. These people hired by Kingdom Promotions are being turned away after traveling from near and far …

Jeffrey Sutorius Makes Statement As He Regains Control Of Dash Berlin Socials

Just days after Dash Berlin put out an ficial statement, ending their feud with longtime partner Jeffrey Sutorius and giving him full creative control over the project (our article covering the statement initially erroneously claimed the project was ending as a whole; we regret the error) — he has some words …

Above & Beyond Announce Forthcoming Yoga Album, 'Flow State'

Above & Beyond just announced a new album Flow State, described as a “49-minute panoramic journey ambient compositions and warm, neo-classical soundscapes.” Taking a step back from their traditional dance anthems, the new album will explore meditative and calming atmospheres. We’re living in busy, overwhelming times and the iconic group wants …