ALL MY FRIENDS Music Festival Announces Set Times

AMFAMFAMF Presents ALL MY FRIENDS MUSIC FESTIVAL IN DOWNTOWN LA ANNOUNCES SET TIMES! EXPERIENCE HEADLINERS
RL GRIME, GUCCI MANE AND JHENE AIKO SATURDAY, AUGUST 18,
M.I.A., JAMIE XX AND ARMAND VAN HELDEN SUNDAY, AUGUST 19
AND AN ALL-STAR LINE-UP OF WHAT IS COOL & CURRENT
IN HIP-HOP, R&B AND DANCE MUSIC RIGHT NOW
AT THE UNIQUE LOCATION OF ROW DTLA. 
ALL MY FRIENDSthe new major music festival coming to downtown Los Angeles this summer-has today (August 8) announced set times for the two-day event. 39 of the coolest and most current acts in hip-hop, R&B and dance music will perform across three stages: The AMFAMFAMF stage will highlight the fest’s ‘Big Six’ headliners RL GRIME, GUCCI MANE and JHENE AIKO (Saturday, August 18and M.I.A., JAMIE XX and ARMAND VAN HELDEN (Sunday, August 19)Space Yacht, Hollywood clubland’s hottest night, will present the Friendzone stagewith acts like CLAPTONE, CHRIS LAKE, DESTRUCTO, ANNA LUNOE and more; And the BFF stage will showcase the best of L.A. with CUT CHEMIST, DJ NU-MARK, GODDOLLARS (A Club Called Rhonda) and THEE MIKE B.
ALL MY FRIENDS’ inaugural festival will be situated on the edge of Downtown Los Angeles’ Arts District at ROW DTLA, a creative space and shopping destination. Its three stages will be immersed in the industrial backdrop of one of Los Angeles’ major produce markets and former home of American Apparel (whose slogan‘Made In Downtown LA’ still is prominently displayed on one of ROW DTLA’s main buildings). The revitalized historic setting makes a unique location for LA’s only major music event happening in the city this summer.
The ALL MY FRIENDS line-up highlights hip-hop acts Yo GottiSmokepurpp and Sheck Wes, R&B artists Ravyn Lenae andDarkwave Duchess Abra, cutting-edge producers Soul Clap, Jubilee, Monte Booker and Grandson, and LA favorites Jason Bentley and LA Leakers just to name a few. Festival curator Gary Richards (aka DESTRUCTO) told Hilary Hughes of Billboard (5/18), “It isn’t on ’10’ the whole time. People can come and relax; they’re not wound up from beginning to end.”   He adds, “All the cool people in my life, I know through music… ‘All My Friends’ really has a deep rooted meaning.”
Outside festival grounds, fans can take in shopping, restaurants and incredible murals painted by local artists throughout the complex. More information can be found at https://rowdtla.com/
Tickets for ALL MY FRIENDS Music Festival are on-sale now at www.amfamfamf.com.

GROOVE CRUISE CABO ANNOUNCES PHASE 2 LINEUP

Groove Cruise Cabo recently announced their phase 2 lineup for 30th sail featuring Duke Dumon, MK, Green Velvet, The Desert Hearts Crew, Two Friends and more.

Attendees will hop aboard the original floating dance music festival, boarding Norwegian Pearl this October 10-14, 2018 as an array of electronic music legends and up-and-coming acts, primed to deliver the best in house, trance and techno for four incredible days on the high seas.

As Groove Cruise prepares to take its monumental 30th sail, the soundtrack for this year’s cruise will be provided by an amazing roster of 2018 headliners that now include Detroit house music phenom Marc Kinchen (MK), UK house producer and Blasé Boys Club owner Duke Dumont, Chicago house and techno legend Green Velvet, Mikey Lion, Marbs, Porky, and Rybo of the beloved Desert HeartsChus & Ceballos plus L.A.-based progressive house duo Two Friends.

These newly added artists will be performing along with previously announced Phase I headliners legendary Italian DJ/producer Benny Benassi, famed Dutch-Filipino DJ and martial artist Laidback Luke, German trance duo Cosmic Gate, Dirtybird Records signee Shiba San and Marques Wyatt

Additional artists on the lineup include: Adam Scott, Anthony Attalla, Baggi, Cocodrills, Felix Cartal, Huxley, Liquid Todd, Omnom, Sage Armstrong, Secondcity, Tim Baresko, Adam Auburn, Adin, Ahlex Diego, Alex Madden, Astley, Bryan Lubliner, Damaged Goods, Dancetronauts, David Delano, Dean Mason, Drums of the Sun, Dsk Chk, Electric Polar Bears, Eva Kane, Goshfather, Grube & Hovsepian, Jeremiah Red, Joe Ghost, John Beaver, Keith Christopher, Kristina Sky, Luccio, Mark Villa, Paul Ahi, Pyrodox, Rizzo Vassalo, Scooter & Lavelle, Scotty Boy, Shmitty, and Tastebreakers.

Departing from San Diego, Mexico’s famous port of Cabo San Lucas serves as the premier stop for GCFAM, with a private party at Blue Marlin Ibiza Los Cabos at ME Cabo, one of Mexico’s leading resorts, as a marquee event during the voyage. This beautiful venue offers dramatic views just steps away from the pristine sands of Playa El Médano. Stay for the party or walk to the marina, shops, bars, and restaurants nearby. Transportation and entry to the ME resort is included in the cruise fare but food, beverage and cabanas will be available for purchase.

As on past Groove Cruises, the festival will also feature a stellar series of hosted stages, ensuring that there is more than enough music to keep cruisers dancing ‘til sunrise. On-board, Green Velvet will be hosting a Relief Records stage alongside Chus & Ceballos who will host a Stereo Productions stage, while in Cabo, Duke Dumont along with some special guests will be hosting one of his beloved Blasé Beach Club events. In addition, captains can look forward to stage takeovers by Basement Leak, Blue Marlin Ibiza Los Cabos, Coldharbour, Deep House Brunch DTLA, Deep LA, Descend, Drai’s Beachclub, Incorrect, Mixmash Records, Officially Addicted, Random Nights, Stereo Productions and We’re Never Going Home.

Last but not least, Groove Cruise Trance Fam will be the first to experience EMBARK: Trance, an oceanic voyage into the heart of Groove Cruise. Featuring John 00 Fleming, Alex Di Stefano, Paul Thomas, Factor B and Monoverse, EMBARK will take captains on an emotive, beautiful journey through sound. More info TBA soon!

Groove Cruise is a logistical marvel, combining the non-stop music and loving community of an electronic music festival with the convenience and amenities of a cruise ship. Taking place on the 2,700-passenger Norwegian Pearl, captains can indulge in its imaginative decor and steampunk-themed nightclub. As if the 96 hours of non-stop music across 9 stages wasn’t enough to entertain attendees, the 12 bars and lounges, 13 restaurants, picturesque pool deck, bowling alley and arcade also provide an endless array of activities to keep cruisers occupied all hours of the day and night.

Don’t miss this opportunity to dance, discover, and follow your inner compass to the experience of a lifetime — cruise packages available here.

AMFAMFAMF Presents FRIENDSHIP ANNOUNCES LINE-UP

AMFAMFAMF presents FRIENDSHIP-the new music cruise experience that will take place aboard the Celebrity Equinox December 11-15 from Miami to the Bahamas-has announced its maiden voyage line-up.  Curated by Gary Richards aka musical artist DESTRUCTO, the inaugural sailing will be rung in with live performances and DJ sets from RÜFÜS DU SOL, BOYS NOIZE, DIXON, 2MANYDJS, PEGGY GOU, CLAPTONE, JACKMASTER and many more.  Legendary burlesque artist DITA VON TEESE will perform and electronic music pioneer GIORGIO MORODER will come aboard as guest of honor.  The full line-up is:

 

2MANYDJS
ÂME
ANNA LUNOE
BOYS NOIZE
BUSY P
CLAPTONE
DANNY DAZE
DESTRUCTO
DILLON NATHANIEL
DITA VON TEESE
DIXON
DJ TENNIS
DOC MARTIN
DOORLY
DREZO
DUCKY
EPROM
FALCONS
FELIX DA HOUSECAT
GIORGIO MORODER
GOLF CLAP
J.PHLIP
J. WORRA
JACKMASTER
JOSH PAN
JOSH WINK
JUSTIN JAY
KAZ JAMES
KILL THE NOISE
KITTENS
LOUISAHHH
LSDREAM
LUPE FUENTES
MADAM X
MOON BOOTS
MOTEZ
MR.KOOL-AID
NINA LAS VEGAS
NORA EN PURE
PEGGY GOU
PHLEGMATIC DOGS
RÜFÜS DU SOL
SHIBA SAN
SITA ABELLÁN
TENSNAKE
TIM BARESKO
UM..
VOLAC
WAX MOTIF
YEHME2

 

FriendShippers will cruise out with some of the best international music acts aboard a glamorous ship on a four-night venture that will set sail from Miami to two private island beach parties in Coco Cay, Bahamas.  It is the perfect setting to make new friends and gather with old ones.  In addition to a bounty of stellar music programming, Celebrity Equinox-the #1 ship according to Cruise Critic–captures the very essence of premium cruising. Shippers can delight in multiple exceptional dining venues, 13 bars & lounges and health & wellness amenities including Canyon Ranch SpaClub & Fitness Centers. Enjoy craft beer and comfort food in the new Gastrobar, sip refreshing frozen cocktails on the pool deck at Slush or for a unique experience at sea, feel grass beneath your feet at the relaxing Lawn Club. Every imaginable comfort complimented by Celebrity’s unrivaled guest services promises an unsurpassed cruise experience.
There is only one way to still get onto FRIENDSHIP’s maiden voyage (of which sold-out within less than 48 hours).  AMFAMFAMF is currently running a very enticing contest with a chance to win a cabin for four. Information on the contest can be found at https://thefriendship.com/festival-info/giveaway/ or https://www.toneden.io/amfamfamf/post/you-3-mates-on-friendship-3
Fans interested in new adventures for 2019 can sign up at www.thefriendship.com.

 

Gary Richards-who was named President, North America, of LiveStyle in September 2017-is also the curator for Los Angeles’ new music festival ALL MY FRIENDS.  Taking place August 18 & 19 at creative space and shopping destination ROW DTLA, ALL MY FRIENDS, like FRIENDSHIP, features the true sounds of what is cool and current.  Joining the fest’s ‘Big Six’ headliners RL GRIME, GUCCI MANE and JHENE AIKO (Saturday, August 18) and M.I.A., JAMIE XX and ARMAND VAN HELDEN (Sunday, August 19) are:  ABRA, ANNA LUNOE, BARCLAY CRENSHAW, CHRIS LAKE, CHRIS LORENZO, CLAPTONE, CUT CHEMIST, DESTRUCTO, DEUX TWINS , GODDOLLARS, GOLF CLAP, GRANDSON, JASON BENTLEY, JUBILEE, JUSTIN MARTIN, LA LEAKERS, LITTLE BOOTS, MIKE B, MONTE BOOKER, MOON BOOTS, DJ NU-MARK, PETE TONG, PHLEGMATIC DOGS, RAVYN LENAE, SHECK WES, SMOKEPURPP, SOUL CLAP, SPLIT SECS, THEM JEANS, WAX MOTIFand YO GOTTI.  For more information log on to www.amfdtla.com

 

FRIENDSHIP is a new property from the recently launched AMFAMFAMF, a LiveStyle company.

ULTRA JAPAN DROPS PHASE ONE LINEUP AHEAD OF MONUMENTAL FIFTH ANNIVERSARY

ULTRA Japan has delivered the first installment of their 2018 lineup ahead of the festival’s 5thanniversary. Featuring internationally renowned electronic music talent from every corner of the world, ULTRA Japan makes its highly anticipated return to Tokyo Odaiba ULTRA Park across 3 days and multiple stages this autumn, September 15, 16 & 17, 2018. 

A high class assortment of mainstage acts has been announced alongside those representing the underground sounds of RESISTANCE, directing the attention of fans from every facet of electronic music towards Tokyo this September.

TICKETS: ULTRA JAPAN 2018

 

Following 2017’s memorable event, Japan’s 5th edition of the globetrotting electronic music experience has confirmed performances from ULTRA staples AfrojackArmin van Buuren,Axwell /\ Ingrosso, DJ Snake, Galantis, Nicky Romero, Steve Angello, Tchami x Malaa andZedd. Fortifying what is already an undeniably strong, balanced lineup, Cash CashJonas Blueand Oliver Heldens will add additional variety to the confirmed mainstage acts.

RESISTANCE returns to Tokyo this September in full swing with John Digweed & Nicole Moudaber scheduled to play B2B for the first time ever, alongside headlining performances from techno royalty Nina Kraviz and Ibiza legend Sven Väth.  Reinforcing what is already an undeniably strong, balanced assortment of underground talent Carl CraigJackmaster, Nastiaand Popof join the RESISTANCE camp this September.

With over 120,000 people attending last year’s incredible sold out 2017 edition, the 5thanniversary of ULTRA Japan is ready to amaze once again. Fans are advised to get their tickets early as demand is among the highest of all ULTRA Worldwide festivals. Tier 2 Advance tickets are now on sale and available via https://ultrajapan.com/ja/tickets.

ULTRA JAPAN – PHASE ONE LINEUP (ALPHABETICAL ORDER)

DJ HEADLINERS

Afrojack
Armin Van Buuren
Axwell /\ Ingrosso
DJ Snake
Galantis
John Digweed b2b Nicole Moudaber*
Nicky Romero
Nina Kraviz*
Steve Angello
Sven Väth*
Tchami x Malaa
Zedd

SUPPORT

Carl Craig*
Cash Cash
Jackmaster*
Jonas Blue
Nastia*
Oliver Heldens
Popof*

*Denotes RESISTANCE Artist

Check out the official Ultra Japan After-movie

NICKI MINAJ AND POST MALONE HEADLINE 2018 “MADE IN AMERICA” FESTIVAL

MADE IN AMERICA, the JAY-Z curated two-day music festival and staple of Labor Day Weekend, returns to Philadelphia for a seventh year. The event will take place on Sept. 1 and Sept. 2, 2018 at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, PA. For those unable to attend, global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL, will livestream the festival on TIDAL.com
A primary goal of MADE IN AMERICA is to have a positive impact on the communities involved. Since the inaugural two-day concert in 2012, the event has generated $31.9 million in economic impact for the city. This year, the festival, produced by Roc Nation, will continue to benefit the ACLU of Pennsylvania as well as United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.
Abercrombie & Fitch, Citi, and Puma’s commitments to the arts, as well as the community, make each a perfect fit with MADE IN AMERICA. The festival not only honors artists and music lovers, but it also benefits organizations that are vital to accomplishing much needed positive work.
Performers include:
Headliners Nicki Minaj and Post Malone are joined by Meek Mill, Diplo, Zedd, Miguel, Janelle Monáe, Alessia Cara, Fat Joe, 6lack, Belly, Ty Dolla $ign, Rich The Kid, Sabrina Claudio, Jessie Reyez, Louis The Child, Tchami, Lil B, Gunna, Snakehips, Juice WRLD, BlocBoy JB, SOB x RBE, Sheck Wes, SAINt JHN, Jay Park, Saweetie, A$AP Twelvyy, Cashemere Cat, Jai Wolf, TOKiMONSTA, Preme, White Reaper, Clairo, Show Me The Body, Code Orange, Turnstile, Saba, Anna Lunoe, Driver Era, Bloodpop, Injury Reserve, Hobo Johnson & The LoveMakers, Davido, Shoreline Mafia, Elohim, Lost Kings, Forth Wanderers, Kweku Collins, Odie, Maxo Kream, Armani White, Amara La Negra, Buzzy Lee, Mir Fontane, Trouble, JPEGMAFIA, Tyla Yaweh, City Morgue, Louis Futon, Lophiile, Wicca Phase Spring Eternal, Orion Sun and Zahsosaa.
Continuing its commitment to bringing fans closer to their favorite artists, TIDAL members will have access to a special presale beginning on Monday, June 4th at 2:00pm ET.  Members can find details for purchasing tickets via their TIDAL account. Those who sign up for TIDAL to access presale will receive a six-month trial.
This year, TIDAL members attending the festival will have access to a wide array of exclusive benefits including: fast track entrance, TIDAL lounge access with air conditioning, seating and complimentary phone charging, artist meet and greets, ticket upgrades, limited-edition merchandise and premium views of the main stage on the TIDAL VIP riser.
Citi is the official presale credit card of MADE IN AMERICA. As such, Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, June 5 at 10am ET until Thursday, June 7 at 10pm ET through Citi’s Private Pass® program. For complete presale details visitwww.citiprivatepass.com.
Tickets are available to the general public beginning Friday, June 8 at 10:00 am ET at LiveNation.com.
Make the weekend unforgettable with VIP passes that include access to VIP viewing areas, an air conditioned VIP Lounge, VIP restrooms, exclusive merchandise & more. Details here: https://livemu.sc/MIA-VIP.

ELECTRIC ZOO: THE BIG 10 Releases Day By Day Line-Up

New York’s electronic music festival-ELECTRIC ZOO: THE BIG 10-has announced its day-by-day lineup for its 10th birthday at Randall’s Island Park in New York City August 31September 1 & 2. Single day tickets will become available this Thursday, May 31 by registering at http://presale.electriczoo.com.
Event organizers MADE EVENT have broken down its star-studded lineup into three days of the world’s finest DJs and most mind-melting production in the heart of the city that never sleeps.  From titanic headliners to underground favorites and scene champions encompassing a wide range of styles from deep house and techno to trance, trap and future bass,  ELECTRIC ZOO: THE BIG 10 features over 80 acts across four stages each day.
Kicking off the festival on Friday, August 31, with their first trip to Electric Zoo will be Billboard Dance 100 #4 artist Marshmello and Porter Robinson’s new live project Virtual SelfFriday’s Sunday School Grove stage features a partnership with Anna Lunoe’s HYPERHOUSE and AC Slater’s Night Basswhich will feature the hottest sounds that jackin’ and bass house music has to offer.
The main stage on Saturday, September 1 will be helmed by juggernaut Kaskade,who appeared at the first festival in 2009 andDJ Mag Top 100 DJ’s #1 artistMartin GarrixZeds Dead’s Deadbeats takes over the Hilltop Arena for the day with sets from TroyBoiMija and more. DESTRUCTO and his friends will be bringing the beats to the ALL MY FRIENDS stage at Sunday School Grove.
All stages get taken over on Sunday, September 2 starting with L.A.’sessential party series Brownies & Lemonade at the Hilltop Area featuring bass-heavy sets from GryffnEkaliCray & More. The Riverside Stage has Anjunabeats highlighting a special triple b2b set from label artists Ilan Bluestone & Jason Ross withAndrew Bayer.Germany’s HYTE is presenting the best acts in Techno over at the Sunday School Grove including German producer Gregor Tresher‘s first time at EZoo and a rare B2B of Chris Liebing & Dubfire. Look for more artists to be announced on the HYTE stage.
All those moons ago, who would have thought that the weekender that roared to life on NYC’s Randall’s Island in 2009-which featured a fresh-faced deadmau5, a pre-cake Aoki and the late-great Frankie Knuckles-would become a household name in the global dance festival scene?  Since then,Electric Zoo has been welcome across the globe with the brand touching down in such far off places as Shanghai, Tokyo, Sao Paulo and Mexico City.
From its earliest expeditions through the chaotic urban jungle, to scaling the feral lands of the Wild Island, and getting our minds blown by the gritty 6th Boro, ELECTRIC ZOO: THE BIG 10 celebrates what a ride it’s been.
 
Listen to ELECTRIC ZOO: THE BIG 10’s Spotify playlist:

AMFAMFAMF Presents ALL MY FRIENDS MUSIC FESTIVAL Full Lineup

ALL MY FRIENDS-the new major music festival coming to downtown Los Angeles this summer-has today announced its full line-up for the two-day event: Joining the fest’s previously announced ‘Big Six’ headliners RL GRIME, GUCCI MANE and JHENE AIKO (Saturday, August 18) and M.I.A., JAMIE XX and ARMAND VAN HELDEN (Sunday, August 19) are: ABRA, ANNA LUNOE, BARCLAY CRENSHAW, CHRIS LAKE, CHRIS LORENZO, CLAPTONE, CUT CHEMIST, DESTRUCTO, DEUX TWINS , GODDOLLARS, GOLF CLAP, GRANDSON, JASON BENTLEY, JUBILEE, JUSTIN MARTIN, LA LEAKERS, LITTLE BOOTS, MIKE B, MONTE BOOKER, MOON BOOTS, DJ NU-MARK, PETE TONG, PHLEGMATIC DOGS, RAVYN LENAE, SHECK WES, SMOKEPURPP, SOUL CLAP, SPLIT SECS, THEM JEANS, WAX MOTIF and YO GOTTI.

ALL MY FRIENDS’ inaugural festival will be situated on the edge of Downtown Los Angeles’ Arts District at ROW DTLA, a creative space and shopping destination. Its three stages will be immersed in the industrial backdrop of one of Los Angeles’ major produce markets and former home of American Apparel (whose slogan ‘Made In Downtown LA’ still is prominently displayed on one of ROW DTLA’s main buildings). The revitalized historic setting makes a unique location for LA’s only major music event happening in the city this summer.

Here music fans will get to experience the true sounds of what is cool and current. The ALL MY FRIENDS line-up highlights hip-hop acts Yo Gotti, Smokepurpp and Sheck Wes, R&B artists Ravyn Lenae andDarkwave Duchess Abra, cutting-edge producers Claptone, Soul Clap, Jubilee, Monte Booker and Grandson, A Club Called Rhonda founder GodDollars, and LA favorites Jason Bentley, Cut Chemist, DJ Nu-Mark and LA Leakers just to name a few. Festival curator Gary Richards (aka DESTRUCTO) recently told Hilary Hughes of Billboard (5/18), “It isn’t on ’10’ the whole time. People can come and relax; they’re not wound up from beginning to end.” He adds, “All the cool people in my life, I know through music… ‘All My Friends’ really has a deep rooted meaning.”

The festival’s corresponding line-up announcement video highlights a play on 80’s classic TV show “The Golden Girls” featuring Anna Lunoe, DESTRUCTO, Jason Bentley, Wax Motif, Chris Lake, Justin Martin, Chris Lorenzo, Deux Twins and more, with Lunoe covering its theme song.

Outside festival grounds, fans can take in shopping, restaurants and incredible murals painted by local artists throughout the complex. More information can be found at https://rowdtla.com/

In addition to 2-Day GA & VIP Festival Passes, Single day GA & VIP tickets are now available starting at $79 and $129. Tier 1 pricing ends June 1.

Tickets for ALL MY FRIENDS Music Festival are on-sale now at www.amfamfamf.com.

The full line-up for ALL MY FRIENDS Music Festival is:
Abra
Anna Lunoe
Armand Van Helden
Barclay Crenshaw
Chris Lake
Chris Lorenzo
Claptone
Cut Chemist
Destructo
Deux Twins
GodDollars
Golf Clap
Grandson
Gucci Mane
Jamie xx
Jason Bentley
Jhene Aiko
Jubilee
Justin Martin
LA Leakers
Little Boots
M.I.A.
Mike B
Monte Booker
Moon Boots
DJ Nu-Mark
Pete Tong
Phlegmatic Dogs
Ravyn Lenae
RL Grime
Sheck Wes
Smokepurpp
Soul Clap
Split Secs
Them Jeans
Wax Motif
Yo Gotti

ALL MY FRIENDS MUSIC FESTIVAL DROPS HEADLINERS WITH RL GRIME, GUCCI MANE AND JHENE AIKO

ALL MY FRIENDSthe newest major music festival coming to downtown Los Angeles this summer-has today announced its headliners for the two-day event: On Saturday, August 18, it’s RL GRIME, GUCCI MANE and JHENE AIKO. Sunday, August 19 will be lit up by M.I.A., JAMIE XX and ARMAND VAN HELDEN.
 
Presented by AMFAMFAMF, major music event producer LiveStyle‘s new entertainment brand, ALL MY FRIENDS is an all-star music extravaganza of what is cool and current in hip-hop, R&B and dance music. right now.   The headliners each have a stake in their respective genres, from grime and trap master RL GRIME, iconic southern rapper GUCCI MANE and future R&B queen JHENE AIKO(who’ll perform selections from her 2017 album Trip), to rapper and political agitator M.I.A. who makes her L.A. festival play in support of her recent album AIM, JAMIE XX (The XX’s DJ who enchants on the decks in his own right) and legendary house music producer ARMAND VAN HELDEN for a rare west coast appearance.

ALL MY FRIEND‘s inaugural festival will be situated in the heart of downtown Los Angeles at ROW DTLA, a creative space and shopping district. Its industrial backdrop of Los Angeles’ former major produce market updated with gardens, shade trees and plazas makes a unique location for the festival. Outside festival grounds, fans can take in shopping, restaurants and 30,000 square feet of incredible murals painted by local artists throughout the facility. More information can be found at https://rowdtla.com/
Tickets for ALL MY FRIENDS Music Festival are on-sale now at www.amfamfamf.com.
Check out the official All My Friends Spotify Playlist:

SPRING AWAKENING MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES PHASE ONE LINEUP + BRANDED STAGES

SPRING AWAKENING MUSIC FESTIVAL (SAMF) is thrilled to announce a massive Phase One lineup for its seventh annual installment, taking placeFriday, June 8th through Sunday, June 10th. In 2018, the largest all-electronic music festival in the Midwest will return to the beautiful Addams/Medill Park in Chicago.

Spring Awakening’s two main stages – Solstice and Equinox – will once again showcase the event’s biggest names and productions. Headliners on the Solstice Stage are sure to please fans with performances by AFROJACKBORGORECARNAGEDASH BERLIN,DIMITRI VEGAS & LIKE MIKEHARDWELLKASKADESTEVE AOKI, and TIËSTO.

Meanwhile, on the Equinox Stage, ALISON WONDERLANDBIG GIGANTIC,DEADMAU5FLUX PAVILIONNGHTMRETCHAMISLUSHIIVIRTUAL SELF (Porter Robinson’s new alias that blends house, happy hardcore, garage and techno), and ZEDS DEAD round out the bill by featuring a variety of genres within the realm of dance music. Additional artists providing high-intensity energy on the Equinox Stage include BAAUER,BLACK TIGER SEX MACHINEJOYRYDE, MATOMAMINNESOTA, while 3LAU,GETTERSAM FELDTSEVEN LIONSSLANDER, and TRITONAL takeover the Solstice Stage.

To accompany the first phase of artists from around the world, Spring Awakening also reveals the identity of this year’s six Branded Stage showcases. React’s coveted event series will return with another round of specially curated stages for fans to explore. Whether you’re searching for soaring thrills and infectious rhythms of the TRANCE ARENA, the BASS KITCHEN’s perfect combination of grit and grime, or minimal beats byREQUIEM, the newest techno series, there’s a stage for everyone to call home.

Additionally, SAMF will host stage takeovers from three diverse brands within the dance music community. Attendees will experience uniquely tailored lineups from SUNDAY SCHOOL, featuring both big-name and underground champions currently dominating the scene, Oliver Helden’s HELDEEP Records imprint, and the acclaimed music publicationDJ MAG with its own all-star lineup of DJs from the highest realms of EDM stardom.

Make no mistake, this is one of the most seismic lineups for Spring Awakening yet — and we still haven’t even touched Phase Two, which will be released soon!

3-DAY GENERAL ADMISSION AND VIP TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW AT WWW.SPRINGAWAKENINGFESTIVAL.COM

Ultra 2018 Phase 1 Lineup Released

Having welcomed over one million fans to forty-five events internationally in 2017, the world’s largest, most international and most successful remaining independent electronic music festival brand is just three months away from its biggest show ever – ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL’s twentieth birthday.

Incredibly, ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018 will see the Miami event alone exceed two million attendees spanning over twenty consecutive years since its inception in 1999. Kick-starting the most anticipated lineup in the event’s history, Phase One has been released just in time for the holiday season.

Returning to Bayfront Park, Downtown Miami on March 23, 24 & 25, 2018, at the end of Miami Music Week, ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL’s Phase One is layered with the expected and the unexpected, with nods to the past, present and future of electronic music. Featuring an incredible array of world-class talent across seven state-of-the-art stages, ULTRA is pulling out all the stops to ensure that its flagship show will head straight into the history books.
Festival greats Armin van Buuren, Axwell /\ Ingrosso, David Guetta, Eric Prydz, Hardwell, DJ Snake, Tiëstoand many more will all be present in 2018, with the likes of The Chainsmokers and Kaskade set to return for the first time since 2016. Marshmello and Virtual Self are among the headliners making their ULTRA MAINSTAGEdebuts in March, with bass dons Flosstradamus and RL Grime returning for the first time since 2014.
ULTRA’s twenty-year anniversary will again see RESISTANCE dominate two arenas across the park as both the Arcadia SPIDER and Carl Cox Megastructure return. In addition to headline sets from Jamie Jones, Joseph Capriati, Maceo Plex and Sasha | John Digweed, a special B2B2B set between Nicole Moudaber, Dubfire andPaco Osuna and a four-way performance from Jackmaster, Eats Everything, Skream and Seth Troxler (under their ‘J.E.S.u.S’ moniker) are guaranteed to draw crowds across the weekend. Another notable RESISTANCE highlight will be All Day I Dream’s head honcho Lee Burridge, who makes a welcome return to the festival having not played since 2014. The full RESISTANCE lineup will be announced early next year.
As ever, ULTRA’s LIVE Stage receives extra special attention, with headliners Azealia Banks, The Crystal Method, Empire Of The Sun, Infected Mushroom, Rabbit In The Moon, Tchami X Malaa: No Redemptionand The Wailers feat. Julian Marley all confirmed. Many more live acts will be confirmed in the coming months.
In addition to the ULTRA MAINSTAGECarl Cox MegastructureArcadia SPIDER and LIVE Stage, the UMF Worldwide and UMF Radio stages will also return. Furthermore, ASOT, Brownies & Lemonade, Jacked and Revealed will also be hosting arenas across the weekend.
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL began as a 10,000-person beach party in 1999 and has since grown to a 165,000-person mega-festival, surrounded by skyscrapers in the heart of Downtown Miami. The legendary Josh Wink and Rabbit In The Moon were both part of the very first Ultra Music Festival at Collins Park, Miami Beach in 1999 and will return in March 2018. With thirty headliners and over forty additional support acts making up Phase One, the twentieth anniversary is shaping up to be a truly historic event.
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL is an 18+ event. For tickets and more information, head to ultramusicfestival.com