Confirming what we had posted 2  days ago, Insomniac has officially confirmed that EDC Las Vegas will take place the weekend of October 2nd to 4th, 2020. Pasquale Rotella, head of Insomniac said today: You, the Headliners, are the heart and soul of EDC. Without you Insomniac wouldn’t exist. Thank you for being patient and …

Following up on our article earlier today about the postponement of EDC Las Vegas, Billboard and Festive Owl (twitter account) have both given October 2nd to 4th as the new EDC Las Vegas dates.  We expect shortly to get official news from Pasquale Rotella, head of Insomniac confirming as such. In terms of weather, generally …

This week some of the biggest DJs in the game such as Martin Garrix, David Guetta, W&W and more have removed EDC from their tour schedules from May. Yesterday, Pasquale Rotella, head of Insomniac, posted what appears to effectively be a note to expect information on a postponement (or full cancellation) later this week: This …

The streaming service Tidal is hosting on Friday March 27th live streams by deadmau5, Kaskade, Marshmello, Cashmere Cat, and more.  The streams can be accessed for free here. In additon, Saturday hosts Hop Hop artists Jay-Z and Meek Mill among others while Sunday’s R&B stream consists of Beyonce, Rihanna and more.

lightening in a bottle 2020 cancelled no refunds

[UPDATED] One of California’s most beloved festivals, Lightning in a Bottle has cancelled their 2020 event and will NOT offer refunds. Do Lab, the event promoters, has stated that being a small family run event it is unclear if they can return in the future and will let ticket buyers know what they have planned …

According to a media report, In totally expected news (unfortunately), nightclub and restaurant giant Hakkasan Group has laid off 1,600 workers as of this weekend due to all of the company’s properties being closed for an indefinite time due to the Coronavirus. All employees outside of upper management are being let go. Severance packages are …

We are happy to support the “Last Night a Streaming Saved My Life!” 24 -hour fundraiser by Mr. Afterparty which is raising funds for those in need due to the Coronavirus. Watch live here. All funds raised by the GoFundMe campaign will be sent to the Red Cross and other similar organizations.  Live now through …

crssd coronavirus infected attendees

Unfortunately after rumors swept through the Southern California dance community the past few days, the CRSSD Festival promoters confirmed that 2 attendees tested positive for the Coronavirus, potentially infecting other festival-goers.  

ultra

Upsetting many of its fans in the dance music world, Ultra Music Festival has stated that those who bought tickets to the March event will not get refunds. The event is ‘postponed’ to Marh 20-22, 2020.   The event promoters stated that ticket buyers would receive a ticket of their choice to the 2021 or 2022 …

As we reported last night via our industry sources involved with Coachella,  the event is being delayed to October and Goldenvoice issues a press release statement in the past two hours confirming as such. Coachella will now take place the weekend of October 9th and 16th, 2020. A statement regarding the lineup has not been …