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edc 2015

  • Gallery

    Party Pics: EDC, Tao

    Photos from EDC and the week’s hottest parties

  • Nightlife

    EDMbiz Discusses What Millennials ‘Like’

    By Camille Cannon

    Alongside discussions on tech, drugs and A&R, the fourth annual EDMBiz conference at the Cosmopolitan offered a study of the 18- to 34-year-old age group often categorized as millennials.

  • Concerts

    Flume Plays Live and Falls a Little Flat

    By Ian Caramanzana

    The 23-year-old Australian wunderkind chooses to trigger drums and hit 808 pads—performing his downtempo, hip-hop-inspired electronica “live” rather than fist-pumping his way through a set.

  • Nightlife

    Three Big Nights Under the Electric Sky

    By Ian Caramanzana

    Thanks to some caffeine (Red Bull, you’re the MVP) and the moral support of my friends, I managed to endure my time under the electric sky. Here are some highlights from my first EDC experience.

  • Nightlife

    Two Truths and a Lie from EDC 2015

    By Camille Cannon

    Here we present a sampling of "WTF" moments from this year’s festival, mixed in with a few made-up. Read on to see if you can tell the difference.

  • Features

    Feeding the Festival Spirit

    By Al Mancini

    If you’ve been to a music festival recently, especially in Las Vegas, you know that food is becoming an increasingly important aspect of the experience. Wolfgang Puck catered the VIP area at the recent Rock in Rio festival, while Life Is Beautiful boasts a star-studded lineup of celebrity chefs. So it’s no surprise that the organizers of EDC have chosen to take the show’s culinary offerings very, very seriously.

  • Nightlife

    Upgrade Your EDC Experience with Marquee’s Scavenger Hunt

    By Kat Boehrer

    Tao Group is giving EDC Las Vegas festival goers the chance to upgrade their experience from GA to VIP. Attendees can participate in a scavenger hunt via social media for a chance to win a grand prize of epic proportions.

  • Features

    What to Wear to EDC

    By Kat Boehrer

    Insomniac performer Adele Leopard shares her favorite DIY costume ideas 

  • Features

    Seven EDC Do’s and Don’ts

    By George Peele

    “Ravers love fur. Unfortunately, the desert climate is exacerbated by it. Also, it’s not the easiest to clean and wear subsequent days. Pick up three outfits if possible.”

  • Features

    Meet Insomniac’s Ms Easy

    By George Peele

    Eighteen seconds into the 2015 EDC Las Vegas trailer, sexy female clowns in hot pink afros pull a bearded man out of his chair and get him dancing.

  • The Cheat Sheet

    EDC Weekend #FOMO Minimizers

    By Ian Caramanzana

    Big festivals not your thing? Couldn’t afford a ticket? Don’t worry; you’re not the only one who won’t be partying under the electric sky. But you can still make the weekend of June 19-21 one to remember.

  • Features

    How to Do EDC Right

    By Ian Caramanzana

    You’re all set: you’ve got your ticket. You’ve made a list of must-see acts. You’ve rounded up a solid group of friends to join you in making this one of the best weekends ever.

  • With the DJ

    Welcome to the Hotel Garuda

    By Kat Boehrer

    Aseem Mangoakar (DJ moniker Candle Weather) and Chris Gavino (Manila Killa) are a couple of worldly wonders who make up DJ duo Hotel Garuda. This Internet success story will be playing EDC Las Vegas for the first time this year.

  • Night-lites

    Club Life Takes Flight At EDC

    By Melinda Sheckells

    Red Bull has arranged for two members of the nightlife industry to make a most extreme entrance at EDC Las Vegas this year.

  • With the DJ

    The Legend of Pan-Pot

    By Grace Bascos

    It takes a lot for underground heads to get excited for the electronic dance music-stacked lineup. This year, it’s Berlin techno duo Pan-Pot, who got jaded ravers to sit up and take notice.