LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 4, 2013) - Insomniac is excited to announce the highly anticipated lineup for the return of the 2nd annual Electric Daisy Carnival, New York. This unique music festival will take place at Citi Field May 17 and 18, 2013, and will feature world-renowned electronic acts and more than 60 artists and theatrical performers for a weekend of music and art. For the second year in a row, Insomniac will be working with RPM Worldwide, the team behind Pacha New York, as the local partner for the festival.
"With each festival, we look to create a unique experience which combines creative production with world-renowned artists and emerging talent," said Pasquale Rotella, CEO and founder of Insomniac Events. "When combining art, music, theatrics and the energy of Insomniac dance music fans we believe it can be life changing. EDC, New York will bring our like-minded fans together again. We are so excited."
The Electric Daisy Carnival New York artist and performance lineup includes:
AN21 & Max Vangeli
The Bloody Beetroots
Cookie Monsta & Funtcase
Ed Rush & Optical
Empire of the Sun
Feed Me DJ Set
Rebecca & Fiona
Sultan & Ned Shepard
Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano
Wolf + Lamb
More artists are expected to be announced in the near future.
Insomniac will transform the grounds of Citi Field into a fully immersive and multi-sensory festival experience for dance music fans with theatrical performers, including fire twirlers, aerialists and stilt walkers, interactive large-scale art installations, full-size amusement rides and state-of-the-art lighting and sound production.
For a preview of the EDC New York experience, watch the trailer here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4GLGtvcztQ.
Tickets, travel packages, hotel deals and shuttle passes are available at www.electricdaisycarnival.com.
Insomniac produces innovative music festivals and events featuring immersive multisensory environments enhanced by state-of-the-art lighting and sound design, large-scale art installations, interactive circus and theatrical performances, boundary-pushing special effects and pyrotechnics, and fan participation. The quality of our fans' experience is the company's top priority. Insomniac's premier annual event, Electric Daisy Carnival, is one of the largest, most spectacular music festivals in the world. Insomniac has produced more than 250 music events and for more than 3 million attendees in California, Nevada, Colorado, Washington, Texas, Florida, New York, and Puerto Rico. Founded by Pasquale Rotella, Insomniac has been based in Los Angeles since it started in 1993.
About RPM / PACHA NY
The promotional team behind Pacha New York, RPM is one of the world's top dance music focused marketing and management groups; founded and operated by Pacha NYC owner Eddie Dean and promotional director Rob Fernandez. In the last year alone, their team has produced over 200 events in and around New York City, including the recent HEAL NY event which raised over $150,000 for victims of Hurricane Sandy. PACHA NEW YORK is the much-lauded North American outpost of the fabled Pacha nightlife brand. Since opened by co-owners Eddie Dean and Erick Morillo in 2005, the four-level club has become THE place for any visiting DJ worth his salt to play in the Big Apple. With visits from David Guetta, Avicii, and Skrillex, Pacha is dance music's home in NYC.