Insomniac Reveals Monumental Lineup For 22nd Annual Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas
More than 250 global and emerging artists are
set to perform at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, May 18 – 20
Today, Insomniac revealed the most anticipated festival lineup of 2018, featuring more than 250 top dance music artists from across the globe set to perform at the 22nd edition of North America’s largest dance music festival, Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) in Las Vegas. Headliners will be treated to unforgettable sets from a diverse roster of talent across eight iconic stages and multiple art cars spread throughout the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. From Friday, May 18 to Sunday, May 20, Headliners will dance from dusk till dawn in a celebration life, love, art and music while an eclectic selection of dance music artists will help shape the incredible energy at the three-day experience.
Headliners will witness epic sets by acts like Armin Van Buuren, Afrojack, Diplo, Kaskade, Marshmello, Martin Garrix, Tiësto, Zedd and more. Making history at EDC Las Vegas 2018, globally-renowned artists have come together for more than 25 rare b2b performances including Doctor P b2b Flux Pavilion, DJ Stephanie b2b Lady Faith, and 12th Planet b2b Kill The Noise. The Binches and Firebeatz vs. DubVision will treat fans to world exclusive performances, while the fan-favorite NGHTMRE & Slander Present: Gud Vibrations and Tchami x Malaa [No Redemption] tours make their way to the EDC festival stages for the first time. Dash Berlin will return to EDC Las Vegas with a long-awaited classic trance set, while dozens of artists will make their EDC Las Vegas debut this May, from Moksi, GG Magree, Khalid, and Yultron, to Borgeous, Charlotte de Witte, and many more.
In celebration of Insomniac’s 25th anniversary, fans will see the premiere of five brand-new EDC stage designs for kineticFIELD, circuitGROUNDS, neonGARDEN, bassPOD and the new open-air quantumVALLEY experience. In addition, fans will enjoy once-in-a-lifetime performances from their favorite artists at cosmicMEADOW, wasteLAND and the brand-new Insomniac Records stage. New to the festival this year, Headliners will also be treated to early-entry opening ceremonies on the cosmicMEADOW lawn beginning daily at 4 p.m., including extended sets from different artists just before sunset.
The full EDC Las Vegas 2018 lineup includes:
12th Planet b2b Kill The Noise
AFK b2b SVDDEN DEATH
AniMe b2b Mad Dog
Armin Van Buuren
Black Tiger Sex Machine
Blankface b2b Maze b2b BloodThinnerz b2b Definitive
Boogie T b2b Squnto
Calyx & Teebee b2b Break
Charlotte de Witte
Crankdat b2b Dirty Audio
Darksiderz b2b Mekanikal
Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike
DJ Hype b2b Hazard
DJ Stephanie b2b Lady Faith
Drumsound & Bassline Smith b2b Tantrum Desire
Dubloadz b2b Monxx
Firebeatz vs DubVision
Flux Pavilion b2b Doctor P
Fury b2b Fallen
G Jones b2b Eprom
Gabriel & Dresden
Genix b2b Sunny Lax
Green Velvet Presents La La Land
Gryffin (DJ Set)
Hot Since 82
Jamie Jones Presents Paradise
John 00 Fleming
Jordan Suckley Presents 3FECT
Loadstar b2b Mind Vortex
London On Da Track
Master of The People
Mike WiLL Made-It
Nightstalker b2b SOOTHSLAYER
Paul Van Dyk
Pendulum (DJ Set)
Rell The Soundbender b2b Rawtek
Roger Shah (Live)
Shimon b2b Benny L
Shmitty b2b No Requests
Sinden b2b LO’99
Solardo b2b CamelPhat
Sub Zero Project
Tchami x Malaa [No Redemption]
The Prototypes b2b TC
TNT aka Technoboy ‘N’ Tuneboy
Yheti b2b Toadface
Returning to the carnival experience, the iconic costumed performers will dance through the neon-lit playground as Parliament Art Car, Wide Awake Art Car, Bass Wench Art Car, Boombox Art Car and Kalliope Art Car roam the grounds with surprise artist performances.
EDC Las Vegas 2018 will feature the inaugural Camp EDC program, where camping ticketholders will have the unique opportunity to join an expanded festival experience with full lodging, interactive activities, and an exclusive Thursday night kickoff party featuring Excision, Habstrakt and G Jones before the gates officially open. More information on Camp EDC can be found here.
In addition to bringing the world’s most celebrated dance music artists Under the Electric Sky, EDC Las Vegas 2018 will transform the 1,000-acre speedway into a multi-sensory experience where ‘All Are Welcome’ for more than 400,000 Headliners. Fans from around the world will come together to embark on a magical adventure featuring unparalleled productions, new stage designs, imaginative installations, unmatched pyrotechnics and firework displays that create a wow-factor like never-before.
EDC Las Vegas 2018 tickets are on sale here. A limited number of camping packages are available for purchase on the Camp EDC website.
For the most updated details regarding EDC Las Vegas, layaway plans, and for answers to other ticketing related questions, a FAQ has been created on edclasvegas.com/tickets.
Stay tuned for more exciting EDC Las Vegas 2018 details and announcements at edclasvegas.com. Follow EDC Las Vegas on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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 24-year history, Insomniac has produced more than 1,200 festivals, concerts and club nights for nearly 5 million attendees over five continents. Insomniac’s events are held across the U.S. as well as in Mexico, Australia and Japan. The company’s premier annual event, Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, is the largest dance music festival in North America, and attracted more than 400,000 fans over three days in June 2017.
The company was founded by Pasquale Rotella, and has been based in Los Angeles since it was formed in 1993.
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