Steve Angello

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2014

    The Headliners at EDC This Year Are Just Awful

    Bigger isn't always better. The fourth installment of Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas is drawing a hundred thousand people per night. The challenge facing its L.A.-based promoter, Insomniac, is how to balance what has now become radio pop, with electronic dance music's underground roots. In o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Week, 2/10/14

    For more shows throughout the week, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.

  • Voice Choices

    February 5, 2014


    Kid Sister hits Glasslands

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    The 10 Best Concerts in New York This Weekend, 5/17/13

    The Killers walk into an Electric Daisy Carnival with known Liars ... these are the 10 best concerts of the weekend.

  • Voice Choices

    May 8, 2013


    It might get loud at Electric Daisy Carnival

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2013

    Swedish House Mafia - Madison Square Garden - 3/1/2013

    Better Than: Being able to hear for the rest of the weekend. If Friday night's Swedish House Mafia show were a short film, it would open on the scene where I'm in a stall in the men's room, surrounded by screaming, rolling 18 year olds, knocking back a shooter of Bushmill's and wondering what turn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    Top Ten Awkward Electric Daisy Carnival Dance Move GIFs

    By Christopher Victorio and Ben Westhoff We love you, Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas. In fact, here are five reasons why you rule the roost. But my oh my you dance funky. We're not saying we're any better; truth is, we're utterly captivated by you and your awkward ways. Were God to create a thir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    EDC 2012: After Canceled Night, EDC Closes Fest With Massive Turnout

    See also: EDC Vegas Pulls Plug on Music Due to High Winds Organizers of the second annual Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas declared the three-day party a success , despite high winds that cut its marquee night short on Saturday. Promoters say a whopping 115,000 people were in attendance on Sun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    EDC 2012: The Underground Has Left The Building

    Twenty years after rave culture first entered the American mainstream, the success of a festival like Electric Daisy Carnival makes one wonder: Can electronic dance music retain its warehouse roots and peace, love, unity and respect (PLUR) on this level? EDC, whose organizers claim they sold out th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2012

    EDC 2012: House Music Beef With DJ Sneak Plays Out in Steve Angello's DJ Set

    In early spring, a Twitter beef erupted between DJ Sneak, a Chicago house music legend, and Steve Angello, one-third of the DJ supergroup Swedish House Mafia. Sneak called SHM's music "fake shit" and said they "do not play house music" -- as in, real house music. On Friday, in front of a huge crow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2011

    Live: Swedish House Mafia Reign Supreme At Madison Square Garden

    Swedish House Mafia w/A-Trak, Jacques Lu Cont Madison Square Garden Friday, December 18 Better than: Sitting around and becoming convinced audio of a microwave breaking is actually a leaked Daft Punk track. Swedish House Mafia sold out Madison Square Garden in nine minutes for Friday night's mam ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    December 7, 2011
  • Blogs

    December 29, 2010

    The Official Sound of the City 2010 New Year's Eve Guide

    ​New Year's Eve is upon us, and after a week of reminiscing on the year in nightlife we're ready for one last after-hours evening of dancing, drinking, and general chaos to close out 2010. As it turns out, some of our favorite parties, promoters, and DJs of the past year have provided us with ... More >>

  • News

    December 15, 2010

    New Year's Eve: Dance

    What the hell happened last night?