In a somewhat unexpected turn of events, the Miami City Commission has authorized a resolution to offer Ultra a license to return to Bayfront Park.  Since the music festival voluntarily terminated its contract with its long-time home in Downtown Miami last September, pressured by noise and traffic complaints from the city, new prospects have put …

Whet Travel, the travel agency-meets-concert promotions company behind the wildly popular Groove Cruise, brings the party on shore for their inaugural Groove Island this September 27-30, and has released its full lineup. With over 40 artists, some stand-outs include legendary house DJs Oliver Heldens, Sam Feldt, and Shiba San, as well as trance and techno artists like Andrew Rayel, Dillon …

Now a permanent fixture of the Amsterdam Dance Event, the Metropole Orkest will be joined on stage by songwriter/producer SOHN for the opening concert of this year’s festival and conference, kicking off on Wednesday 16 October in the Rabozaal at the Melkweg. SOHN’s live electronics and infectious voice will complement the epic orchestral sound of …

Insomniac’s Nocturnal Wonderland will return to Glen Helen Regional Park in San Bernardino, CA on Saturday, Sept. 14 and Sunday, Sept. 15, although, will be its final hurrah at the venue due to a new sound ordinance cutting the noise curfew to midnight. Insomniac CEO Pasquale Rotella stated in an Instagram post yesterday: “While I’ve looked at …

The third edition of the festival, to take place this September, 12-15, in the coastal town of Portimão, Portugal, has unveiled a hype-worthy first lineup with with some of the most prevalent names in house and techno today, including Apollonia, Hector, Loco Dice, Paco Osuna, Dubfire, and Josh Wink. The world-class roster also welcomes fresh artists such as Juliet Fox, Laurent Garnier, Rich NxT, Stephan Bodzin (live), …

Insomniac’s EDC Las Vegas hosted a record 465,000 attendees this year, and isn’t planning on slowing down for 2020. The festival will return to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway May 15 – 17, 2020, which will mark the 10th year anniversary for the iconic 3-day EDM festival. “I didn’t know what to expect when I …

After the move for inviting the festival to South Beach was overruled last week 5 to 2, some Miami city officials have expressed regrets about forcing Ultra out of its residency at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami, pressured by years of complaints from residents. “It just reminded me of being in a relationship, then breaking …

The Chainsmokers just dropped their documentary, Memories, giving a behind-the-scenes look into life on the road and adjusting to their rapid rise to fame, with guest interviews from Coldplay’s Chris Martin and fellow EDM star Zedd.  In March of last year, the duo, comprising of Alex Pall and Drew Taggart, released a 6-episode series via …

After years of complaints from Miami residents and a not-so-ideal experience involving Fyre Fest comparisons and actual fires last year at Virginia Key, Ultra Music Festival’s search for a new home continues, however, might land in a familiar place, after all. Since they announced their voluntary leave from their 20-year home in downtown Miami, the city …

For the first time in its eight-year history of partying on the high seas, Holy Ship! will take the party to its destination at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic in late January for 4 days and nights of house, bass and techno. The resort features unlimited all-inclusive food and …