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  • EDC’s First Tier of Line-Up Announced

    11
    Mar

    EDCchicago

    Insomniac has announced the first tier of its line-up for this year’s highly anticipated debut of the 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival, Chicago. Celebrated electronic acts and theatrical performers from across the globe will gather at the Chicagoland Speedway during Memorial Day Weekend on May 24-26, 2013, for the premiere of the innovative music festival in Chicago.

    “For years our incredible fans have asked us to bring an Insomniac experience to Chicago. When we discovered Chicagoland Speedway, we knew that it was the perfect place for EDC,” said Pasquale Rotella, CEO and founder of Insomniac. “In addition to stimulating surprises, our shared experience will combine fan participation with interactive art installations, carnival rides, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, theatrical performers, and world-renowned DJs.”

    The first announcement of artists for EDC Chicago includes:

    Above & Beyond

    Adrian Lux

    Andy C

    Anna Lunoe

    Armin van Buuren

    Arty

    Audien

    Audio Punk

    Avicii

    Bad Boy Bill

    Basscon Massive

    Bassrush Experience

    Benny Benassi

    Blond:ish

    Blutonium Boy

    Borgore

    Brillz

    Bro Safari

    Caffeine

    Christian Martin

    Clockwork (Life and Death)

    Crizzly

    Culture Shock

    Dani Deahl

    Danny Avila

    Darksiderz

    Dash Berlin

    David Guetta

    Delta Heavy

    Deniz Koyu

    Destructo

    Discovery Project

    DJ Fresh

    Dub Phizix

    Ed Rush & Optical

    Empire of the Sun

    Eric Prydz

    Fedde le Grand

    Ferry Corsten

    Fury + MC Dino

    Gareth Emery

    Gina Turner

    Hard Rock Sofa

    Hardwell

    Headhunterz

    Heidi

    Helicopter Showdown

    High Contrast

    Huxley

    Issac

    Jack Beats

    Justin Martin

    Kaskade

    Kill Frenzy

    Koan Sound

    Kutski

    Lady Faith

    L-Vis 1990

    Loadstar

    LowRIDERz

    Luminox

    Manufactured Superstars

    Markus Schulz

    Martin Solveig

    Matrix & Futurebound

    Mat Zo

    Mayhem vs Heroes X Villains

    Metrik

    Michael Mayer

    Midnight Conspiracy

    Mimosa

    Morgan Page

    Mt Eden

    Nadastrom

    Nick Monaco

    Noisia

    Nu:Logic

    Organ Donors

    Popof

    Quintino

    Rebecca & Fiona

    Rene LaVice

    Rudee

    Run DMT

    Sander van Doorn

    Schoolboy

    Scot Project

    Sebastian Ingrosso

    Smooth

    S.P.Y

    Stana

    Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano

    Swanky Tunes

    Tale of Us

    Technoboy

    Terravita

    Three

    Thugfucker

    Tiësto

    Tiga

    Tittsworth

    Tritonal

    ƱZ

    W&W

    Wide Awake Art Car

    Wilkinson

    Wolf + Lamb

    Worthy

    Insomniac will transform the Speedway into a completely interactive carnival featuring world-renowned DJs alongside theatrical performers, including fire twirlers, aerialists, dancers, and stilt walkers. The infield will become a fully immersive audiovisual experience with dynamic large-scale art installations amidst multiple stages, along with state-of-the-art lighting and sound production plus numerous full-size amusement rides and attractions that are free for all ticket holders.

    Three-day general admission tickets are initially priced at $175 with VIP tickets selling at $299 before service fees. This is an 18 and older event. Minimum age for VIP tickets is 21. A layaway pricing option is available.

    EDC Chicago will be the first and only EDC festival providing a limited number of fans with the opportunity to enjoy over-night camping walking distance from the festival grounds. The camping/festival package, which includes three-day general or VIP admission plus camping pass, will be priced at $295 and $419, respectively.

    Tickets and camping packages are still available at www.electricdaisycarnival.com. The complete line-up and final schedule, plus information on limited single-day tickets will be announced in the near future.