Electric Zoo was established in 2009 as one of the Big Apple’s premiere electronic music festivals. Since that inaugural year, the weekender has evolved into a grandiose party boasting both burgeoning artists and global sensations such as Marshmello, deadmau5, Tiësto, plus many more. Over the years, Electric Zoo has brought its rambunctious soiree across the globe to international locations of the likes of Shanghai, Tokyo, São Paulo and Mexico City.
ONE OF THE WORLD’S LEADING ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVALS CELEBRATES ITS 11 th YEAR AT RANDALL’S ISLAND PARK NYC ON LABOR DAY WEEKEND AUGUST 30 & 31, SEPTEMBER 1, 2019
WITH DOG BLOOD, ALISON WONDERLAND, FLUX PAVILION, ABOVE & BEYOND, KASKADE, ARMIN VAN BUUREN, DIPLO AND MANY MORE
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Check out these 5 amazing acts you could listen if you’re going to Electric Zoo this year.
After developing a more focused interest in house and techno, Joris invested in the versatile MC-303 Groovebox and began to experiment with synth sounds and drumloops. Joris is the embodiment of the modern-art and tech-savvy touring DJ, with both feet planted in firmly in the underground techno world. Throughout the years Ibiza has always played an active part in Joris’ summer touring diary, from early gigs at We Love on Sundays at Space, through to his more recent La Familia nights at Ushuaia with Nic Fancuilli, in 2016 Joris has in the enviable position of holding not one but two key residencies in Ibiza, at ANTS at Ushaia alongside the likes of Maya Janes Coles and Kolsch, and El Row at Space alongside Eats Everything, Paco Osuna and Groove Armada.
Armin Van Bureen
The flag-bearer of the trance movement, one of the biggest scenes in EDM worldwide. A down-to-earth guy, living the extraordinary life of one of the world’s most popular DJ’s.To witness a set of Armin van Buuren is to be blown away, to completely lose yourself into the music and be one with the people around you. Mixed seamlessly, he created his own style and sound, making his DJ sets a unique experience.
As an 80’s teenager in the Suburbs of Chicago, Raddon was fascinated by the sound of new wave, frequenting Club Medusas where Frankie Knuckles held a Friday night residency. There, he was exposed to everything from Tears For Fears to The Cult, Ministry and The Smiths. As house music was incarnated in the basements and warehouses of Chicago, Ryan increased his awareness by attending parties and exploring these inspiring, innovative sonic genres. Whether it’s the uplifting sounds, organic instrumentals, catchy vocals or the diversity of his sound, Kaskade’s music embodies life, love and happiness. “I’m an optimistic guy,” he says. “There’s a lot of love in house music and this is just what comes out.” He is equally as optimistic about the scene that has embraced him with such open arms.
One of New York’s finest, Jennifer has been rocking dance floors in NY nightclubs since 2009. DJ/producer Miss Jennifer was born in New York City.Her musical sets expand past all boundaries. You can expect to hear anything from percussive to deep, techno, house or tech house, mixed with samples from anywhere that fit the vibe she’s creating in that particular space. Artistically she plays with different sounds to generate moods. Directly inspired by the crowd, her determination and dedication create an unforgettable musical production with each performance. She aspires to guide the social atmosphere to a new level through her unique sound, versatility and a deeper sense of connection through Vibeology.
Charles was born in 1981 in Magdeburg (Germany). He began as an entertainer in the records later 90 `s. With his label “brishni brashni” Charles organized electronic music and art events, mostly in old industrial locations. Then he moved to Zurich (Switzerland). In 2007 he founded with friends the party label “limmatbeatz”. Each year for the street parade he organized a party to the major alternative music mainstream parties in the city. Charles hasn’t any own music productions yet, but passion and open-hearted feeling for people and music. He is resident DJ at the Palais X-tra Club Zurich. His DJ-Sets are colorful melodic and warmly groovy with influences of house, indie dance, nu disco, minimalistic and soul music.