The website EDMSnob leaked out several riders from DJ contracts, including Pauly D, The Crystal Method, Roger Sanchez and Afrojack. While most of them mainly concerned technical setups and how many Pioneer CDJ-2000 units different DJs needed for their shows, the brown M&Ms of this particular story is Deadmau5’s requirement that he get two packs of Marlboro Lights, two pairs of size-9 socks (one white, one black), two bottles of shower gel, one kettle and “1 large inflatable animal, inflated and at least 5 feet tall,” which we assume he cleans up, throws some socks on and has a killer tea party with after the show.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Gorillaz are coming to Las Vegas for the first time ever. 2016’s Grammy winner for best new artist, Chance the Rapper, will return. English rockers Muse will bring their dizzying live show to the streets of Downtown. And that’s just the top of an eclectic bill that features more than 70 acts, along with comedy, interactive art installations, a group art exhibit featuring the work of Mark Ryden, Tara McPherson and Shepard Fairey and much more. Last year saw more than 137,000 attendees trod the festival footprint. Who’s ready for more?
Best of the City 2016
Our seventh annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best place to fix your speeding ticket to the best Bloody Mary.