Electric Zoo to Air Live on SiriusXM
Labor Day Weekend 2013
FRI Aug 30 / SAT Aug 31 / SUN Sept 1
Electric Zoo Radio Launches on SiriusXM’s Electric Area
New limited-run weekly show every Friday 1PM ET & Monday 4PM ET until #EZOO5
[VIDEO] Electric Zoo 2013 Official Trailer – Watch it now!
Electric Zoo: New York’s Electronic Music Festival, taking place over Labor Day Weekend on August 30, August 31 and September 1, is excited to announce that SiriusXM will air exclusive performances by some of the biggest DJs in the world, LIVE from New York’s Electronic Music Festival at Randall’s Island Park in New York City. Get ready to get your Zoo groove on with the official 2013 teaser video.
SiriusXM listeners will hear live DJ sets by Armin van Buuren, Tiësto, Steve Aoki, Fedde Le Grand, Ferry Corsten, Dada Life, Dannic, Dyro, Hardwell, Tritonal, W&W and many others.
Electric Zoo Radio will premiere on Friday, July 26 at 1:00 pm ET and rebroadcast on Mondays 4:00pm ET on Electric Area, channel 52, and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com. The limited-run weekly show will feature sets from previous Electric Zoo Festivals as well as music from this year’s performers. Listeners will hear sets, interviews and specials with the biggest names in electronic dance music, including Tiësto, Avicii, Hardwell, Krewella, A-Trak, Steve Aoki and Sander van Doorn. The show will air every Friday leading up to Electric Zoo #EZOO5.
“The launch of Electric Zoo Radio and our upcoming live broadcasts from this year’s Electric Zoo Festival continues our commitment to broadcasting the best electronic dance music from the world’s top DJs for our subscribers,” said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. “SiriusXM has established itself as the leading broadcaster of EDM across multiple satellite and online channels and we are looking forward to bringing this year’s Electric Zoo Festival to our millions of subscribers across the country.”
SiriusXM has broadcast live performances from Electric Zoo since its debut in 2009. Electric Area plays electronic dance music, house, electro, progressive, trance, dubstep, tech, and more along with the biggest DJs in the world. Listeners will hear Tiësto, Armin van Buuren, Afrojack, Avicii, Hardwell, Nicky Romero, Thomas Gold, Skrillex, Sander van Doorn, Above & Beyond, Eric Prydz, Axwell, Danny Avila, Sebastian Ingrosso, Alesso, deadmau5, Borgore, Dada Life, Ferry Corsten, Crystal Method, Paul Oakenfold, Tritonal, A-Trak, and more. For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
Official Travel Packages, General Admission 3-Day Passes, VIP Experience 3-Day Passes, Platinum Experience 3-Day Passes and Single Day Passes are available now at www.electriczoofestival.com.
About Electric Zoo
Electric Zoo: New York’s Electronic Music Festival now in its 5th year, featured more than 100 of the world’s biggest electronic music talent in 2012 with sold-out 110,000 capacity crowds over the weekend. The festival features DJs and live acts, providing the finest techno, trance, house, dubstep, electro, indie dance music and more in beautiful Randall’s Island Park. Electric Zoo received a covetedIDMA nomination for ‘Best U.S. Festival,’ as well as positive press coverage from major media outlets: AXS TV, Billboard, CMJ, CNN, DJ Mag, Fuse TV, Huffington Post, Mixmag, New York Post, Rolling Stone, SPIN, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Village Voice, Time Out New York, VIBE magazine, and establishing it as New York City’s premier electronic music festival as well as a global destination music festival. Having expanded due to overwhelming demand to a three-day festival format in 2011, this year Electric Zoo will grow its footprint and add a second Main Stage, bringing the total to 5 stages and over 125 artists for 3 days in 2013. For more information, please go to: www.electriczoofestival.com.
About Made Event
Made Event, founded by Mike Bindra and Laura De Palma, working with a team of industry leaders, is committed to excellence in the programming, promotion, and production of electronic dance music events. They stand at the vanguard of their field due to the world-renowned caliber of entertainment and expert production values they bring into a variety of distinctive and innovative venues. In 2009, Made Event launched the inaugural Electric Zoo — now celebrating its fifth year — and was nominated for “Promoter of the Year” by URBmagazine and “Best Music Event’ and ‘Best Event Promoter’ by the International Dance Music Awards every year since. The past year has seen Made Event create a series of highly successful events at Governors Beach Club on Governors Island NYC, as well as present Armin van Buuren’s sold-out ‘A State of Trance 600: The Expedition New York City’ at Madison Square Garden. With over 25 years of combined experience, and over 500 successful events produced in New York City and Miami, Made Event continues to set the bar for quality electronic music events. For more info, please go to www.MadeEvent.com.