Alabama’s beachfront spring festival, Hangout Music Festival, joined the festival circuit seven years ago and hasn’t looked back since. The rejuvenating, three-day escape brought to the state’s Gulf Shores a cultural and artistic experience that opened doors and set new standards for the Southeast.
While the notion of the music festival has nearly become stale considering the rise and fall of innumerable festivals each year, Movement Electronic Music Festival has achieved major recognition as a festival in a league of its own. Having earned its stripes as one of the top events in the world, Movement saw an all-time high in its 2015 attendance with over 100,000 revelers descending upon Hart Plaza.
Still missing Coachella? Can’t wait for EDC Las Vegas? Just want to an excuse to go to Vegas? Have no fear, because Exodus Festival in Las Vegas is happening this week starting on Thursday, May 19 thru Monday, May 23. This festival, in its seventh season, gives ticket holders (age 21 and up) access to 9 nightclubs and 6 pool parties over the weekend for over 3,000 attendees.
Electric Daisy Carnival New York has undergone a number of major adjustments since its 2012 inception. What could often be referred to as “EDC New Jersey” frequently alternated between East Rutherford’s Met Life Stadium and Queens’ Citi Field, with the inaugural event drawing in about 45,000 revelers per day. It’s easy to say that the New York leg of the Las Vegas flagship festival was a natural success.
On Friday, SoCal Bassheads everywhere will be in attendance for Uprising 2016 at the Hollywood Palladium. The lineup for this event is stacked with bass music favorites. Now, I’m particularly biased because one of my good friends and dubstep alum from the UK, P0gman, will be playing and I guarantee that you don’t want to miss his set.
Renowned as a celebratory cross-section of art, music and technology, Moogfest is gearing up for its long-awaited return to North Carolina in several weeks’ time. After taking a year off, the biennial festival, which commemorates the late American synth pioneer Bob Moog, will celebrate advances in music at its new home in Durham.
I’m really excited about this post because BFD presented by Live 105 was the very first festival I ever attended in 2007. BFD is a Bay Area music festival held at Shoreline Ampitheatre in Mountain View on Saturday, June 4th. I have tried to go every year since, even after moving away from the Bay Area because it’s such great time, the crowd is great, and I’ve never had any issues getting in and out of the venue.
We are giving away two (2) free VIP passes to MoogFest taking place May 19-22, 2016 in Durham, North Carolina. Just follow each of our social media accounts below and post using the hashtag #moogfestuphoric on each platform for your chance to win! One winner will be chosen at random on Wednesday May 11, 2016.
The dreams of electronic music fans on the East Coast are about to come true today with the return of Dreamscape Festival in Darlington, Maryland hosted by Badass Raves. I will be honest, while I have never been to this festival, I’ve been hearing more and more about it since their debut last year.
As music fans know, festival season is officially underway. Over the past couple years we have become familiar with events such as Coachella and EDC but for those late to the party, Lightning in a Bottle presented by The DoLab will take over Bradley, California at the end of this month.
Ever since touching down in Croatia in 2013, Ultra Europe has set a new precedent for the international electronic music scene. Miami’s flagship festival brand crossed the pond in the hopes of global expansion, and in bringing a delectable array of cutting-edge artists and production to the Dalmatian Coast, Split has never quite been the same.
With Creamfield’s meteoric expansion from three to four days for the first time in 18 years, the festival behemoth revealed an equally prodigious initial lineup in February. Boasting countless heavy-hitters like Avicii, Above & Beyond, Martin Garrix and Tiesto, as well as underground savants including Adam Beyer, Hot Since 82 and Jamie Jones, Creamfields is poised to be the one of (if not the) largest celebrations of 2016.
Yesterday was day one of Coachella, and Uphoric has got you covered from the utter epicness that this festival is. Coachella boasts everything from gorgeous views (scenery, art and people) to a lineup that brings the best of dance music, modern pop and classics to their 5+ stages.
This year’s Coachella boasts one of the most impressive festival lineups to date. From the reunion of Guns N’ Roses to uber-platimum Calvin Harris. From the comeback of New York greats LCD Soundsystem to your favorite, new indie band, there’s something for everyone at this year’s festival.
We packed our snowboards and cameras up to head north to shred and party in Minus Zero (celsius) mountainside fun. Closing out the winter ski season, Minus Zero Winter Sport & Music Festival in Stratton Mountain, Vermont gave fans a great reason to head back to the slopes before the summer months set in.