Posts Tagged ‘Skrillex’

Voodoo Festival, New OrleansINITIAL VOODOO FESTIVAL LINE UP ANNOUNCED!

Another year and another great line up anticipated for the Voodoo Music Festival that takes place from the 26 – 28 October in City Park, New Orleans!

Organizers have released the first bands for this year, so check them out – AWOLNATION, Bootsy Collins, Gary Clark Jr., Green Day, Justice, K’Naan, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Say Anything, Skrillex, Tomahawk

For more VOODOO MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Counter Point Festival 2012THE LINE UP IS HERE – COUNTERPOINT FESTIVAL 2012!

Taking advantage of Atlanta’s diverse creative arts culture, the CounterPoint Music Festival debuts this September 28 and 29, bringing Atlanta’s urban vibe and dynamic creative culture to the Festival grounds. The 8,000 acres of rolling pastures, lakes and woodlands along a 12-mile stretch of Chatahoochee River-front property will play host to multiple stages, art installations and a variety of other exciting activities.

Building on The Echo Project of previous years, CounterpPoint is a new, two-day multi-stage music and arts festival that is guaranteed to have you dancing from stage to stage all day — and well into the night.

Plus, though they will be bringing an unbelievably awesome world-class lineup to the Fest, organizers are also keeping it local by partnering with top Atlanta restaurant and food trucks, breweries, artists and more to keep you outfitted, fed and entertained. The combination of world-class music and other exciting onsite elements coupled with the scenic waterfront locale will keep you entertained and immersed in the CounterPoint experience all weekend long.

So here it is, the line up with headliners first: Bassnectar, Skrillex, Pretty Lights, AVICII, Steve Angello!

Other top acts also just announced include Big Boi, M83, Polica, Washed Out, Excision, Laidback Luke, Alesso, Crystal Castles, Zeds Dead, Ghostland Observatory, Wale, Big Gigantic, A-Trak, Atmosphere, Toro Y Moi, LOTUS and so much more, check out the full line up announcement by clicking the link below!

For more COUNTERPOINT FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Electric Zoo Festival New YorkSKRILLEX TO HEADLINE MAIN STAGE ON SUNDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER

Organisers are thrilled to be able to officially announce that the “eXtra SpEcIal KiLLeR guest tba” from the Phase 1 Lineup Announcement is indeed the multi-Grammy award winning SKRILLEX!

After his epic tent-busting set last year (and a huge presence in the responses to their still-running Lineup Wishlist survey), organizers knew they had to bring Skrillex back and in a much bigger way. So get ready for a spectacular Main Stage performance on Sunday, September 2. And get your 3-Day Passes now!

For more ELECTRIC ZOO FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Hard Summer Festival USAINITIAL LINE UP AND TICKETS ON SALE!

The initial line up for this year’s Hard Summer Festival that takes place on the 3rd & 4th August in LA has been announced.  There are some  great acts be confirmed including Skrillex, Bloc Party, Miike Snow (live), Boys Noize, Nero (live), Bloody Beetroots (DJ-Set), Squarepusher, A-Trak ·Chromeo (DJ Set), Magnetic Man, James Murphy, Little Dragon, Erol Alkan, Datsik and many more!

For more HARD SUMMER FESTIVAL LA 2012 information and full line up – click here >>>

San Francisco Outside Lands FestivalTHE OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL LINE UP IS HERE….!

The moment you have been waiting for is finally here and what a great line up announcement with something for everyone including Metallica, Beck, Skrillex, Neil Young, Stevie Wonder, Justice and so much more, click the Line Up tab above for full details!

Early bird tickets are sold out but special 3 day passes go back on sale on 19th April at 12 noon PST, so be sure to get yours quickly as they won’t hang around at that price!

Here’s the announcement in full:
Metallica, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Jack White, Foo Fighters, Beck, Skrillex, Sigur Ros, Justice, Norah Jones, Dispatch, The Kills, Regina Spektor , Passion Pit, Andrew Bird, Grandaddy, Big Boi , Bloc Party, Explosions in the Sky, Santigold, Franz Ferdinand , MSTRKRFT, Rebelution, Die Antwoord, Fitz and The Tantrums , Portugal. The Man, Amadou & Mariam, Wolfgang Gartner, fun., Dr. Dog, The Walkmen, Washed Out, City and Colour , Two Gallants, Of Monsters and Men, MiMOsa, Alabama Shakes, Reggie Watts, Trampled by Turtles, Tame Impala, Jovanotti, The Be Good Tanyas, Geographer, Sharon Van Etten, YACHT, Sean Hayes, Bomba Estereo, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Big Gigantic, Thee Oh Sees, Wallpaper, Tennis, Zola Jesus, White Denim, Allen Stone, The M Machine, Michael Kiwanuka, Tanlines, Father John Misty, Electric Guest, Caveman, Yellow Ostrich, PAPA, Honey Island Swamp Band, Animal Kingdom

For more OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Camp Bisco Festival 2012, New YorkCAMP BISCO ANNOUNCES ARTIST LINE UP FOR 2012

Camp Bisco, the three-day music and arts festival founded by The Disco Biscuits, follows up its record setting 10th anniversary by confirming the performer lineup for Camp Bisco 11, in Mariaville, New York this July 12-14, 2012. The 100+ performer lineup at the multi-stage camping festival includes: The Disco Biscuits; Bassnectar; Skrillex; Amon Tobin ISAM; Crystal Castles; Atmosphere; Big Boi; Shpongle presents The Masquerade; A-Trak; Lotus; Simian Mobile Disco (DJ set); Dada Life; Zeds Dead; Porter Robinson; Portugal. The Man; Big Gigantic; Bonobo (DJ set); Zedd and many more!

Camp Bisco 11 will once again be held at the picturesque Indian Lookout Country Club in Mariaville, New York. The venue is located approximately 30 minutes travel time from Albany, New York and sits on 200 acres of rolling, grass fields. Many of the improvements introduced to Camp Bisco 10 will return, including the second stage in the main field, surround sound system in the dance tents, and a local artists stage

For more CAMP BISCO 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Bonnaroo Festival 2012, TennesseeTHE BONNAROO 2012 LINE UP IS FINALLY HERE!

This year’s Bonnaroo festival returns to Manchester, Tennessee for the 11th time from the 7th – 10th June 2012.  That’s four days and 700 acres of art, workshops, vendors, top-notch comedians — remember, we nabbed John Waters in a skull-printed blazer — and, of course, more than 150 of your favorite musicians. Plus, room for everyone to crash. Like you had to ask.

Tickets for this year’s festival go on sale this Saturday, February 18th at noon EST on Bonnaroo.com. Purchase tickets in full, or opt for one of our special payment plans, available for both General Admission or VIP tickets. Just hurry. And don’t forget you can pickup the brand new Bonnaroo Book while you’re at it.

What? Who’s playing? – Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Phish, The Beach Boys (Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston and David Marks), Bon Iver, The Avett Brothers, The Shins, Foster The People, Skrillex, Aziz, Ansari, Dispatch, Feist, The Roots, Alice Cooper, Superjam and so much more to come!

For the full BONNAROO FESTIVAL 2012 line up and more information – click here >>>

Hangout Festival Alabama 2012HANGOUT FESTIVAL LINE UP ANNOUNCED!

Check it out, all the really great bands announced for this year’s Hangout Festival that takes place  from the 18th – 20th May including Dave Matthews Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jack White,  Wilco,  Skrillex and Chris Cornell!

For the full HANGOUT FESTIVAL  line up and more information – click here >>>

The Bamboozle Festival New Jersey 2012THE BAMBOOZLE 2012 ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL PERFORMERS & UNVEILS DAILY LINEUP!

Headlining on Friday for the opening night of the festival are Skrillex and Incubus, as well as performances from Mac Miller, Mike Posner, Kreayshawn, We Came As Romans, and others.

Foo Fighters and blink-182 will headline on Saturday with performances from Jimmy Eat World, All American Rejects, DJ Pauly D, ASAP Rocky, Motion City Soundtrack, the recently reunited The Promise Ring, NeverShoutNever, Emmure, and more.

The closing day of the festival will feature headliners, Bon Jovi and performances from Andrew Dice Clay, Boys Like Girls, Bayside, Bouncing Souls, Alesana, and others, plus the annual Linc’s very special guest, which will be revealed soon.

In addition to performances, The B-Boy Arena, a breakdancing battle, which made its debut during last year’s Bamboozle, will return with twelve of the top B-Boys in the world competing for a grand prize, which is the largest cash prize to ever be awarded for an underground dance competition in the United States.

For more BAMBOOZLE FESTIVAL 2012 information and full line up – click here >>>

Ultra Music Festival, Miami, FloridaULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES PHASE 1 LINE UP!

2011 was an incredible year for festivals and electronic music. With the New Year rapidly approaching, all eyes are focused on what’s to come next with the leader being ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL (ULTRA), the world’s premiere electronic music event. Tickets are moving at lightning speed, only a limited amount remain (with early bird and advance on-sale tickets selling out in record time), so the promoters are highly encouraging fans not to miss out by unveiling the majority of the ULTRA line up on the Phase 1 announcement.

ULTRA is also returning to downtown Miami with Bayfront Park as it’s new location in order to accommodate a larger footprint for increased capacity. Over the last few years, the festival took place at Bicentennial Park but after reaching record-breaking 150,000 in attendance this year, and becoming the first ever, and only 3-day music festival of its kind to completely sell out 150,000 tickets six weeks in advance, ULTRA is moving next door to the tropical, waterfront park nestled between Biscayne Bay and Biscayne Boulevard. The ULTRA team is taking it back to Bayfront, where it last took place in 2005, transforming and customizing the park in a way never seen before.

Confirmed talent for each day of ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL is:

FRIDAY, MARCH 23
Tiesto, Kraftwerk, Carl Cox, Skrillex, Afrojack, Miike Snow, Pretty Lights, New Order, Groove Armada (DJ Set), Dirty South, Loco Dice, A-Trak, Dada Life, Porter Robinson, Neon Indian, Jack Beats, Chris Lake, Michael Woods, Nicky Romero, Tommy Trash, Katy B, DJ Icey, The Knocks, Afrobeta, Jon Rundell

SATURDAY, MARCH 24
Justice Live, Avicii, Fatboy Slim, Duck Sauce, M83., Sven Vath, Carl Cox, Laidback Luke, 2manydjs (live), Flux Pavillion, Borgore, Doctor P, Metronomy, Little Dragon, Hardwell, Datsik, Andy C, Zeds Dead, 12th Planet, Magda, Skream! + Benga, Zedd, Mord Fustang, Cedric Gervais, Netsky, High Contrast, Mt. Eden, Camo & Krooked, Big Chocolate, Carbon Airways, Yousef

SUNDAY, MARCH 25
David Guetta, Armin Van Buuren, Kaskade, Bassnectar, Chase and Status (live), Bloody Beetroots (DJ Set), Fedde Le Grand, Knife Party, Magnetic Man, John Digweed, Steve Aoki, Ferry Corsten, Gareth Emery, Sander Van Doorn, Flying Lotus, SBTRKT (live), Adam Beyer, Steve Lawler, Joris Voorn, Jamie, Jones, Seth Troxler, Damian Lazarus, Nic Fanciulli, Layo & Bushwacka!, Marcus Schossow, Popof, Art Department, Big Gigantic, Savoy (live), Tritonal, Jochen Miller, Keys n Krates, Elio Riso, Remo, Eco, RioTGeaR

Also returning is the Ultra Mega Structure, which will feature specialty areas each day. One of the few artists to appear at ULTRA almost every year, staple CARL COX returns with the CARL COX & FRIENDS arena Friday and CARL COX PRESENTS COCOON featuring SVEN VATH Saturday. ARMIN VAN BUUREN’s A STATE OF TRANCE 550 will take over Sunday.

With all this and much more, ULTRA has cemented itself as the premium festival for fans of club culture and the electronic genre and artists influenced by the music on a massive scale. More acts will be announced in the coming weeks leading up to the festival.