How One Company Is Pitching Electronic Music Culture To Wall Street
SFX Entertainment, which says it's the biggest producer of live events and content focused on electronic music culture, plans to go public in about a week. The company says the electronic dance music industry will be worth $4.5 billion this year.
The Electric Daisy Riot
At yesterday's premiere of a documentary about the Electric Daisy Carnival, an electronic and dance music fest, a riot broke out as thousands of people showed up for the accompanying block party in Los Angeles. Police shut down a large swath of Hollywood Boulevard, a squad car was burned and beanbag guns were used on the unruly mob. The streets ran neon red with cracked glow sticks. Oh, and there was planking.
Best Pics From This Year's Electric Zoo Festival
New York City's electronic music festival, Electric Zoo, recently had its second birthday. Again this year, hordes of ravers descended upon the festival clad in anything and everything in varying degrees of inebriation. What a party it was! Here are some of this year’s highlights.