If you were waiting for final line-ups to be announced before making a decision as to which music festival to attend Memorial Day weekend, we can now tell you that most of you favorite artists will be playing at Mysterland USA. The line-up is jam-packed with some of electronic music's biggest names such as Steve Aoki, Nicky Romero, Kaskade, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Moby, Showtek, Nervo, Fedde Le Grand and more.
It is taking place in Bethel Woods, New York - the home of Woodstock '69. This will be the first Mysterland Festival in America, but with its past success in Chile and Netherlands, it promises to be one of the best new American electronic music festivals. Check out the line-up below and get more details about the festival as well as purchase tickets at Mysterland.US.
This year, SXSW is bigger than ever as ut will feature even more film, food, and panelist discussions than ever before. Every day there will be something new to discover, and Joonbug.com is doing the best we can to keep you posted on all the stellar lineups.
The festival is split into three sections: interactive from March 7th–11th, film from March 7th–15th, and music from March 11th–16th.
Take a look at our newest list of SXSW events from March 11th-15th, including a discussion with Beatport CEO Matthew Adell. Other notable artists on our list include Steve Aoki, Slash, Boys Noize and Destructo.
Electronic music powerhouse imprint, Ultra Records, will be make their presence felt at SXSW 2014. The label, home to the likes of Adrian Lux and Calvin Harris, will hold a showcase of their brightest talent, as well as friends of the imprint, during the famed conference in Austin. The event, taking place on March 13th at Haven, will be on everyone’s radar, as Flosstradamus, DJ Green Lantern, and Le Youth, along with other stars, will take the stage and flex their musical muscle for fans who have come from around the globe to witness musical greatness.
If you follow electronic music in any way, then you have to have heard of Holy Ship. Countless amounts of pictures and videos of the event have been posted all over social media platforms since it set sail in January, featuring electronic music household names like Skrillex, Diplo, Disclosure, A-Trak, Zedd, Tiesto, Laidback Luke and even Pharrell. Basically, it was every raver's paradise.
Now, two months later, we have been gifted with a recap video that covers the entire 3 day event. Watch the video above to witness what really went down on the now iconic Holy Ship.
SXSW 2014 is right around the corner, and at this year’s event, Texas will get a heavy dose of The Netherlands, as The Dutch Embassy, for the first time ever, will host various events at Texas' flagship conference. On Thursday, March 13th, the Amsterdam Dance Event will bring the Dutch music scene to the heart of Austin, for what will be a marriage of two of the world's biggest electronic music events. The event, a collaboration between Dutch labels Rush Hour & Rwina Records, will showcase rising Dutch EDM stars like Krampfhaft and Jameszoo, along with Antal and Tom Trago among many others. The six hour showcase will run from 8pm-2am, and will be a great opportunity for music fans from all over the world to become familiar with the rich Dutch electronic music scene, as well as partying deep into the night.
The Windish Agency will have a heavy presence at SXSW 2014, as they will be holding two events in Austin on Friday, March 14th. The day long takeover begins at Noon, as the agency teams with House of Vans for the Annual Day Party at Mohawk. Featuring two stages of live music, the outdoor stage will feature electronic rock duo Phantogram, along with Jungle. and Tove Lo, among others. The indoor stage will feature even more electric talent, as Chet Faker, Bad Suns, and Wet take the stage in the late afternoon.The party runs from 12pm-6pm, and admission is free, but it will be a hot event, so arriving early is your best bet to catch the performers.
Before setting off on a whirlwind tour around the world, rising dance music star Danny Avila paid a little visit to the rapidly growing ZoukOut festival in Singapore, and brought the DA TV camera crew along for the ride. The fifth episode of the video series, which you can watch below, follows the young Spanish producer as he joins a cast of dance music royalty, including Alesso, Martin Solveig, and Zedd, in headlining what is widely regarded as one of the most important festivals in Asia. The video is set to Danny Avila's original track, 'Poseidon,' out now on Musical Freedom.
Gearing up for the upcoming release of his new album, Dirty South will be spending three straight weeks this March getting down and dirty behind a camera in Los Angeles, capturing and creating visuals to accompany and bring the music to life. Besides the cinematic scenery at his disposal in and around L.A., Dirty South is looking for enthusiastic fans, with a passion for the his music, to join the creative process of this film by being in it.
Boston continues to shovel out impeccable performances of DJs from all walks of life. Boston is beaming into the EDM world that transfixes crowds in a beat stomping frenzy. Get ready for another night on the town as Royale Nightclub welcomes Cazzette, the Swedish DJ duo masters, consisting of 19 year old Sebastian Furrer and 23 year old Alexander Björklund. Their music brings in crowds, illuminating electrifying beats as this unstoppable duo continues to make a name for themselves, touring clubs and venues worldwide. With tracks like “Beam me up”, and their remix of Avicii’s “Sweet Dreams” and remix of Swedish House Mafia’s “Save the World”, Cazzette turns out all the stops, creating electric punches in each new age track they produce. Get ready to dance into the morning as Cazzette stomps into Royale this Thursday March 6th. Doors open at 10pm and the party doesn’t stop till 2am. It’s a 21+ event so come prepared to dive into the colossal craziness of Cazzette.