Stoic-faced and scruffy, Scottish producer, DJ, and singer Calvin Harris became a household name in 2007 with the release of his electroclash/nu-disco album, “I Created Disco.” Jam-packed with ironic refrains and heavy disco basslines, “I Created Disco” made people laugh, cry, and most of all, shake their bums. In the wake of “I Created Disco,” Harris sprung...
In the Spotlight: Knife Party
What sprouted up as a side project has emerged as one of the hottest acts to surface EDM airwaves in years. Knife Party, comprised of Rob Swire and Gareth McGrillen, has captivated listeners worldwide by creating face-melting electro house and dubstep beats with the utmost precision. Rob and Gareth are no strangers to electronic dance music; both are founding members of the world-renowned drum...
Feel It with Aly & Fila!
Los Angeles, it is time to rejoice because the Future Sound of Egypt has arrived! Aly Amr Fathalah and Fadi Wassef Naguib of Cairo are two brilliant souls who have dedicated their lives to pushing their flawless trance-endent sound. Since their initial hit “Eye of Horus” in 2003, these two visionaries have found themselves high up in the ranks alongside the likes of Armin van Buuren,...
New Venues for Funktion!
Insomniac, Bassrush and Funktion shows previously scheduled at the Music Box have all been successfully moved to Dim Mak Studios (Cinespace), Exchange LA or Avalon Hollywood! Check the events section on Bassrush.com for the latest venue information and tickets. Any tickets purchased for a show at the Music Box before these changes will be honored at the new venue.
EDC Tickets NOW ON SALE!
As we enter the New Year, our countdown begins to EDC Las Vegas 2012. Tickets to this year’s most spectacular international electronic music festival are now back on sale, and they will go quickly! Get your 3 Day passes today to save money. We have some incredible surprises in store for you this coming June! Layaway Tickets, Hotel Packages and Travel Packages are available. Purchase...
WHITE WONDERLAND SUNDAY TICKET GIVEAWAY!
Reblog this post for chance to win a free pair of Sunday GA tickets to White Wonderland featuring Steve Angello, AN21 & Max Vangeli, and Thomas Gold on Sunday, January 1st, 2012! We will be giving away 5 pairs! Simply follow us on Tumblr and reblog this post. If you win, we will contact you via the “Ask” function on your page, so be sure that function is activated. Also, spread...
EDC Presale At White Wonderland Day 2
While tickets for EDC Las Vegas 2012 go back on sale to the public on Jan. 3, 2012, we will have a very special pre-sale at White Wonderland on Sunday, January 1! This will be your last chance to purchase your EDC tickets at Tier 1 prices: $215 for General Admission $450 for VIP An EDC Ticket Booth will be set up inside White Wonderland near the Info Booth during the entire show on Sunday,...
Nominate Insomniac in the IDMAs!
The nomination process for the 27th International Dance Music Awards (IDMA) has officially begun! To make sure Insomniac makes it onto the ballot, show some love and support by nominating us for the categories we’re eligible. Visit WMC’s IDMA ballot nominating site and nominate Insomniac following categories: 22. Best Full Length DJ Mix DJ: Wolfgang Gartner, Electric Daisy Carnival V.1 - Ultra...
New Insomniac Mascot + White Wonderland Contest!
Insomniac founder Pasquale Rotella is looking for a new Insomniac mascot: an owl, and he needs your help. Find, create, design, take, or paint a picture of an owl and if yours is selected you could win a ticket to White Wonderland! It can be a a picture of a live owl, a stuffed owl, your favorite owl coffee cup, or something that just resembles an owl. Any owls that you find could be selected...
Golden Beats at White Wonderland
One of the performers ringing in the New Year with us at White Wonderland is one of the Size Matters crew’s top talents: Thomas Gold. With releases as early as 2005, Gold has been developing his skills for a hot minute. In 2009 his remix of “Silence” by Delirium was awarded the title “Best Progressive House Track” by Beatport. Last year, Gold joined forces with...
~ White Wonderland Set Times ~
Saturday 12/31 Paul Van Dyk: 12am-2am Benny Benassi: 9:45-12am Kaskade: 8pm-9:45pm Dada Life: 7pm-8pm Trent Cantrelle: 6pm-7pm Sunday 1/1 Steve Angello: 12am-2am AN21 & Max Vangeli: 10pm-12am Thomas Gold: 8pm-10pm Tara Brooks: 7pm-8pm
Beyond Wonderland 2012
We are excited to announce the return of Beyond Wonderland in the new year! On March 17, 2012, you will be able to journey with us back to that magical place we created beyond the walls of Wonderland. Tickets for the next edition of this Southern California festival will go on sale at the start of the New Year. Make sure to stay tuned for updates as tickets did sell out last year! Beyond...
White Wonderland Officially Announced!
Tickets ON SALE TODAY, December 1, 2011 Insomniac is excited to kick off 2012 by inviting fans to attend an all-new 21+ music festival “White Wonderland.” The two-day, all-white winter wonderland themed festival will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center on December 31, 2011, and January 1, 2012, and will feature world class headliners Kaskade and Steve Angello along with a dazzling...
Boys Noize Back in Cali
After rising to global stardom with timeless tracks like “Superfresh” and “Don’t Believe the Hype,” Alex Ridha a.k.a. Boys Noize of Berlin pushes ever forward with his gritty yet uplifting sound. Even while evolving, however, Ridha’s sound remains as unified and cohesive as his iconic uni-brow. In 2009, he released a second LP entitled “Power,”...
Cosmic Gate @ Exchange LA. Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011.
The Bassrush Tumblr
The Bassrush Tumblr page is coming soon. Follow us now so you’ll be ready for all the Bassrush updates… new music, new events, up-close and personal interviews, behind-the-scenes photos, ticket contests, and more… Background on Bassrush: Bassrush is one of Insomniac’s sub-brands that focuses only on bass music. The brand has slowly evolved from its strictly drum &...
Thursday 11/24 Dayglow Winner!
THE WINNER OF THE DAYGLOW TICKET GIVEAWAY CONTEST FOR THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH HAS BEEN SELECTED! The winner is: anne-gee CONGRATULATIONS AND THANKS FOR REBLOGGING! Sincerely, Insomniac PS - Winners will be contacted via the “Ask” function on their page. If you want to find out how to get your ticket, make sure your “Ask” function is enabled so we can send you the...
Wednesday 11/23 Dayglow Winner!
THE WINNER OF THE DAYGLOW TICKET GIVEAWAY CONTEST FOR WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD HAS BEEN SELECTED! The winner is: sunlight-hurts-my-eyes CONGRATULATIONS AND THANKS FOR REBLOGGING! Sincerely, Insomniac PS - Winners will be contacted via the “Ask” function on their page. If you want to find out how to get your ticket, make sure your “Ask” function is enabled so we can...
Tuesday 11/22 Dayglow Winner!
THE WINNER OF THE DAYGLOW TICKET GIVEAWAY CONTEST FOR TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND HAS BEEN SELECTED! The winner is: mckatz131 CONGRATULATIONS AND THANKS FOR REBLOGGING! Sincerely, Insomniac PS - Winners will be contacted via the “Ask” function on their page. If you want to find out how to get your ticket, make sure your “Ask” function is enabled so we can send you the...
Loco Dice & Victor Calderone Hit the Music Box!
Minimal/tech fans be warned… Insomniac is bringing both Loco Dice and Victor Calderone to the Music Box on December 17th. German producer Dice Corleone a.k.a. Loco Dice is one of the most respected techno artists in the world, and it’s not just because of his incredibly funky - yet subtle - music, but because of his god-like performance abilities. As his DJ bio declares, Dice is...