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Ultra Music Festival Phase 2 Lineup

After Ultra Music Festival‘s Phase 1 lineup we knew that the standards for Phase 2 were going to be pretty high but they’ve definitely gone above and beyond to pump out this epic lineup!! Check it out:

If you can get to Miami, be there and you will see why Ultra Music Festival is one of the biggest festivals in the world!! Remember this year the festival is held on two consecutive weekends for there is plenty of opportunity to catch some of the biggest EDM artists in the world!!

Diplo and Major Lazer Take to the Air and Sea

Diplo will be taking to the air in a helicopter for their Trap Hawk Down tour. On this tour, Dilpo will be playing four cities in the one night. The Trap Hawk Down tour on January 20 is as follows:

Baltimore MD- Ottobar-6PM

Philadelphia PA- Sound Garden Hall-9:30PM

Atlantic City, NJ- Mixx@ Borgata Resort -12:30AM

New York City, NY- The Westway-3:30 AM

The following day Major Lazer kick off their Mutiny Aboard the Molly Roger tour, a five day tour through the Carribean aboard a sail-boat. The Mutiny Aboard the Molly Roger tour is as follows:

January 21st – Kingston, JA – Students Union UWI

January 22nd – Norman Island, BVI- Willy T’s

January 23rd – St Marteen – Soggy Dollar Bar

January 24th – St. Croix – Christian Brew Pub

January 25th – Old San Juan, PR – Levels

EDM in Triple J’s Hottest 100

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Although the official Triple J Hottest 100 isn’t released until January 26th, J Play have released the top 100 songs played on Triple J in 2012. Not surprisingly, there are stacks of dance music tracks that have ranked well on this list. Coming in at number one is Parachute Youth with Can’t Get Better Than This, closely followed by second place Major Lazer with Get Free and Skrillex at number four with Bangarang.

There are loads of big name EDM artists such as Adrian Lux, Afrojack, Avicii, The Bloody Beetroots, Calvin Harris, Deadmau5, Diplo, Flume, Flux Pavillion, Knife Party, The Presets and Rudimental to vote for so good luck narrowing your top 10 down!!

Check out J Play’s entire list below, get voting and place your bets on who will take out this years Hottest 100.

#1 Parachute Youth – Can’t Get Better Than This
#2 Major Lazer – Get Free
#3 Twinsy – Water Bombs
#4 Skrillex – Bangarang (feat. Sirah)
#5 Electric Guest – This Head I Hold
#6 Django Django – Default
#7 Loon Lake – Cherry Lips
#8 Dialectrix – New Generation
#9 Regina Spektor – All The Rowboats
#10 The Preatures – Take A Card
#11 Flume – Holdin On
#12 The Shins – Simple Song
#13 Arctic Monkeys – R U Mine
#14 The Bamboos – I Got Burned (feat. Tim Rogers)
#15 Disclosure – Latch (feat. Sam Smith)
#16 Matt Corby – Brother
#17 Ball Park Music – Surrender
#18 Gossling – Wild Love
#19 Allday X C1 – So Good
#20 Wolf And Cub – See The Light
#21 Grimes – Oblivion
#22 Emma Louise – Boy
#23 Yacht – Le Goudron
#24 Kid Cudi – Just What I Am
#25 Diafrix – Running It
#26 San Cisco – Rocket Ship
#27 Full Tote Odds – Southern Wind
#28 The Hives – Go Right Ahead
#29 Illy – Heard It All
#30 The Griswolds – Heart Of A Lion
#31 Alabama Shakes – Hold On
#32 MS MR – Hurricane
#33 The Cribs – Come On, Be a No-One
#34 Dappled Cities – Born At The Right Time
#35 Alt-J – Breezeblocks
#36 Citizens! – Reptile
#37 Metric – Youth Without Youth
#38 Lupe Fiasco – Around My Way
#39 Silversun Pickups – Skin Graph
#40 DCUP – I’m Corrupt
#41 St. Lucia – September
#42 Best Coast – The Only Place
#43 White Rabbits – Temporary
#44 Sticky Fingers – Caress Your Soul
#45 The Phenomenal Handclap Band – Following
#46 Flux Pavilion – Daydreamer (feat. Example)
#47 Birds Of Tokyo – This Fire
#48 Alpine – Gasoline
#49 Father John Misty – Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings
#50 YesYou – Frivolous Life (feat. Marcus Azon)
#51 Lisa Mitchell – Spiritus
#52 Pond – Moth Wings
#53 Tame Impala – Elephant
#54 Calvin Harris – Sweet Nothing (feat. Florence Welch)
#55 Miike Snow – Paddling Out
#56 Jinja Safari -Toothless Grin
#57 Oh Mercy – Drums
#58 Plan B – Ill Manors
#59 Cosmo Jarvis – Love This
#60 Mystery Jets – Someone Purer
#61 The Trouble With Templeton – Six Months In A Cast
#62 Ben Kweller – Mean To Me
#63 Chet Faker – I’m Into You
#64 Skryptcha – Dance
#65 The Cast Of Cheers – Family
#66 Art Of Sleeping – Empty Hands
#67 Nantes – Unsatisfy
#68 Rudimental – Feel the Love
#69 Children Collide – Sword To A Gunfight
#70 Illy – Where Ya Been (feat. Pez)
#71 World’s End Press – Second Day Uptown
#72 Tame Impala – Feels Like We Only Go Backwards
#73 Eagle & The Worm – Give Me Time
#74 Yung Warriors – Standing Strong
#75 The Aston Shuffle – Can’t Stop Now
#76 Bloc Party – Octopus
#77 Kimbra – Warrior (feat. Mark Foster & A-Trak)
#78 Rufus – This Summer
#79 Jack White – Love Interruption
#80 Lana Del Rey – Blue Jeans
#81 Tyler Touché – Baguette?
#82 Owl Eyes – Crystalised
#83 Snakadaktal – Dance Bear
#84 Millions – Nineteen
#85 Grinspoon – Passerby
#86 The Gaslight Anthem – 45
#87 Hunting Grounds – Flaws
#88 Chasm – Soldier And A Thinker
#89 Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs – Tapes & Money
#90 Knife Party – Internet Friends
#91 Xavier Rudd – Follow The Sun
#92 Winter People – Gallons
#93 Purity Ring – Fineshrine
#94 Rudimental – Not Giving In
#95 The Presets – Promises
#96 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – Thrift Shop (feat. Wanz)
#97 Alpine – Seeing Red
#98 DZ Deathrays – Dollar Chills
#99 Buchanan – Run Faster
#100 The Rubens – Don’t Ever Want To Be Found

Holy Ship!!

Hard music festival presents the electronic dance music cruise Holy Ship! The cruise departs Lauderdale on January 4 before cruising through the Bahamas, stopping at Nassau on day two and Private Island on day three, then returning to Lauderdale on the 7th. Activities, workshops and excursions are offered during the day before the party kicks off at 6pm across five onboard venues with performances from world class DJ’s until 6am.

The line up for 2013 boasts Justice, Boys Noize, Knife Party, Major Lazer, Diplo, A-Trak, Skream & Benga, Busy P, Zedd, Tommy Trash, Kill the Noise, plus many more!!

For those fortunate enough to have tickets to this sold out event, it will be a huge way to start the new year!!

Ultimate Music Experience 2013

Ultimate Music Experience festival is returning for it’s third year to Schlitterbahn Beach Water Park, South Padre Island, Texas in march 2013.

The lineup sports some huge names including Calvin Harris, Nervo, Flux Pavilion, Major Lazer, Krewella and Tiesto.

Tickets go on sale December 15 at 10am CST.

Don’t miss out on Spring Break’s largest electronic music festival!

Stereosonic 2012

Now in its 6th year, Stereosonic is the brainchild of two Australian boutique event companies, with the vision to bring the best in ever-popular and new talent to a discerning music crowd. Our ethos is simple: Try to provide the best line-up, the best venues, the best experience, whilst improving each year at the best possible price. Stereosonic is Australia’s largest electronic music festival, now let’s get to it…

In an interesting year for Dance Music, the final frontier has been reached with global domination, Our artists and particularly headliners lead this assault! With chart topping hits, to industry and public voted awards, to sold out stadiums, clubs, and the Worlds biggest Festivals, we are very fortunate to have the cream of the crop in electronic/dance music right now, all included in the one line-up. Australia, get ready for your biggest festival to explode in 2012!

2011 saw our biggest crowds to date with Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide selling out up to eight weeks before the festival. With the vibe already huge for Stereosonic 2012, it is predicted that we’ll witness big shows again this year thanks to our stellar line-up. We want to party with you, so make sure you purchase your ticket(s) early to avoid disappointment.

Stereosonic Fans!

The 2012 Stereosonic line-up:

– Tiësto
– Avicii
– Calvin Harris
– Example
– Carl Cox
– Major Lazer
– Laidback Luke
– Martin Solveig
– Dash Berlin
– Markus Schulz
– Diplo
– Sander van Doorn
– Infected Mushroom
– Chuckie
– Flux Pavilion
– Mr Oizo
– Porter Robinson
– Loco Dice
– Bassnectar
– JFK MSTRKRFT
– Excision
– Adam Beyer
– Aly & Fila
– Caspa
– Datsik
– Joris Voorn
– Bingo Players
– Tommy Trash
– Simon Patterson
– Gesaffelstein
– Ørjan Nilsen
– Dillon Francis
– Foreign Beggars
– Zedd
– Brodinski
– Krewella
– Nina Kraviz
– Van She
– Alvin Risk
– Destructo
– MaRLo
– Club Cheval
– Treasure Fingers
– French Fries
– Beni#
– Duke Dumont
– Mickey
– Kaz James
– Feenixpawl
– Acid Jacks