Los Angeles – Today,
Insomniac announced the lineup of artists who are set to fill MetLife Stadium
with booming beats at the third annual Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC), New York,
this Memorial Day weekend May 24-25, 2014. With its boundary pushing, creative
production, fireworks, larger than life art installations, full-scale carnival
rides and more, the show will completely transform the grounds into an
audiovisual playground not to be missed this holiday weekend.
“We’re really excited to return to MetLife Stadium for the third annual EDC New York,” said Insomniac CEO and Founder Pasquale Rotella. ”Everything from the stage production to the theatrical costumes will be bigger and better. I am so inspired by the energy and passion of the fans and I want to give them an experience that matches their enthusiasm.”
This year’s lineup includes the approximately 70 artists listed alphabetically here:
CARL COX & FRIENDS
DJ EDDIE ALVAREZ
JUST BE (BUSHWACKA!)
MANO LE TOUGH
NEW WORLD PUNX
SANDER VAN DOORN
JAMES & RYAN MARCIANO
TALE OF US
Fans will be blown away by Insomniac’s signature creative atmosphere, which will include over-the-top production across four stages, including the East Coast debut of the iconic 100-foot animatronic Owl stage which unveiled to a sold out crowd at EDC Las Vegas 2013. EDC New York attendees will be the first to see the new and improved Electric Daisy art installation, standing at 125 feet tall, as massive fireworks displays light up the night sky above the festival grounds.
General admission tickets are currently priced at $199 with VIP for those 21 and over at $299 before service fees. Prices will increase as allotments run out. VIP amenities will include a separate entrance to the festival for rapid entry, exclusive decks overlooking the stages including lounge areas and full cash bars, private restroom facilities, and a souvenir laminate and lanyard.
Insomniac produces some of the most innovative, immersive music festivals and events in the world. Enhanced by state-of-the-art lighting, pyrotechnics and sound design, large-scale art installations, theatrical performers and next generation special effects, these events captivate the senses and inspire a unique level of fan interaction. The quality of the experience is the company’s top priority.
Throughout its 20-year history, Insomniac has produced more than 250 festivals, concerts and club nights for nearly 4 million attendees in California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, New York, Texas, Puerto Rico, and the United Kingdom. The company’s premier annual event, Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, is the largest multi-day music festival in North America, and attracted more than 345,000 fans over three days in June 2013.
The company was founded by Pasquale Rotella, and has been based in Los Angeles since it was formed in 1993.
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