Even without major surprises in the Coachella 2013 lineup, the two-weekend festival in Indio is officially sold out. For fans of EDM, this year features the strongest lineups of producers and beatmakers to date with many of the top names in dance music and newcomers.
Super producer Bassnectar found early inspiration at heavy metal shows in the basement of Cupertino’s public library before moving to Santa Cruz and launching his EDM career, according to a recent interview previewing his Northern California show this week.
Oakland’s very own Beats Antique has forged a name for themselves as one of the most unique and diverse live acts in electronic music with a blend of traditional world sounds, electronic elements, and live dancing. The group will bring a special production to its hometown Fox Theater show on March 30, which will be filmed for a live DVD.
Organizers for Lightning in a Bottle, the four-day outdoor electronic music festival in Southern California, revealed a the lineup headlined by Bassnectar, The Glitch Mob, Shpongle and more.
For winter sports lovers and dance music aficionados alike, this weekend’s three-day and night Snowglobe festival in South Lake Tahoe is a holiday in itself. Musicians from around the world will keep concertgoers warm in the outdoor festival venue as well as dancing into the morning hours at big name after-parties, all with killer lineups.