Afrojack & Avicii To Headline Electric Daisy Carnival In New York

By Akshay Bhansali

Elation erupted late last week for EDM fans in the Northeast, when Pacha NY and Insomniac announced that the latest addition to the Electric Daisy Carnival event franchise, EDC New York, would be hitting the Big Apple May 19 and 20.

And with tickets going on sale today, we are happy to share with you that the pageantry, scope and epic performances Electric Daisy Carnival has become known for have found a home at the new Meadowlands, New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium.

The Phase 1 Lineup was just announced and includes some of the biggest names in EDM: Afrojack, Alesso, Steve Angello, An21 & Max Vangeli , Art Department, Avicii, Bassnectar, Calvin Harris, Chuckie, Danny Tenaglia , Erick Morillo, Fatboy Slim, John Digweed, R3hab, Thomas Gold and Hot Natured (Jamie Jones & Lee Foss)

Insomniac Events’ Electric Daisy Carnival has surged in popularity since beginning in Southern California in 1997. They estimate that 230,000 people attended their Electric Daisy Carnival last year at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and additional EDC’s in Denver, Dallas, Orlando, and Puerto Rico found great success last year.

Tickets for Electric Daisy Carnival New York can be found here. Expect more line-up announcements in the coming week!