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  • California man died of Ecstasy overdose at Electric Daisy Carnival

    California man died of Ecstasy overdose at Electric Daisy Carnival
    A 24-year-old California man who died at the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas last month overdosed on Ecstasy, the party drug linked to other fatalities at the annual festival in recent years, coroner's officials told the Los Angeles Times on...
  • Coroner: Ecstasy caused Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas death

    Coroner: Ecstasy caused Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas death
    The Clark County coroner has determined that a man's death at last month's Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas was due to an ecstasy overdose. Montgomery Tsang, 24, of San Leandro, was taken from the parking lot of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway after...
  • Watch a preview of the EDC documentary 'Under the Electric Sky'

    Watch a preview of the EDC documentary 'Under the Electric Sky'
    Young fans awed by the massive productions and installation art at this year's Electric Daisy Carnival might be surprised to learn that it wasn't always this grandiose. In fact, the early shows from Pasquale Rotella's Insomniac firm were warehouse raves...
  • Three dozen hospitalized after Avicii show in Boston

    Three dozen hospitalized after Avicii show in Boston
    Paramedics took 36 fans to the hospital after an Avicii show in Boston, according to the Globe and other local sources. At least 50 EDM fans at Wednesday's TD Garden show were treated or examined on site. The majority of the illnesses were drug- and...
  • 'Under the Electric Sky' promotes Electric Daisy Carnival

     'Under the Electric Sky' promotes Electric Daisy Carnival
    For those lacking the funds, the time or the fake-fur leggings to attend the Electric Daisy Carnival, an annual electronic dance music bacchanal in Las Vegas, the new infomercial-style documentary "Under the Electric Sky," produced by the event's...
  • Boston's TD Garden cited for 'intoxicated underage' concert-goers

    Boston's TD Garden cited for 'intoxicated underage' concert-goers
    Boston's TD Garden, one of the city's premier entertainment venues, was cited Thursday for having intoxicated minors on its premises after some concert-goers had to be taken to hospitals after an electronic dance music show, police said. The Wednesday...
  • California man dies at Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas

    California man dies at Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas
    A 24-year-old California man died Saturday morning at the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, the latest in a series of deaths at the electronic music festival in recent years. The victim, identified as Montgomery Tsang of San Leandro, collapsed in the...
  • Electric Daisy Carnival, EDM thrive on escapist atmosphere

    Electric Daisy Carnival, EDM thrive on escapist atmosphere
    This weekend's Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas will feature some of the biggest acts in dance music, including Calvin Harris, Tiesto and Avicii. But even festival promoters readily acknowledge these superstar DJs are not necessarily the major...
  • EDC opening night: Cakes in the face and Disney remixes

    EDC opening night: Cakes in the face and Disney remixes
    Around 3:15 Saturday morning at Electric Daisy Carnival, Armin Van Buuren played a trance remix of "Let It Go," the triumphal hit from the Disney movie "Frozen." It was an evil genius move: the song's rafter-clearing melody and pleas to cut loose turned...
  • LED makes a splash in EDM

    LED makes a splash in EDM
    Before he became one of the West Coast's foremost dance music promoters, Johnny Shockey played hockey for the junior-league San Diego Gulls and trained with the L.A. Kings. His two most recent careers don't share much of a skill set. But an ability to...
  • Electric Daisy Carnival releases 2014 lineup

    Electric Daisy Carnival releases 2014 lineup
    Who tops the bill at this year's Electric Daisy Carnival? The newly released flyer for the Las Vegas mega-rave revealed that, as usual, "The Most Important Headliner of All" is a familiar one - "You." That's not just flattery - it's long been an open...
  • Women play second fiddle at summer music festivals like Coachella

     Women play second fiddle at summer music festivals like Coachella
    INDIO, Calif. — Dee Dee Penny, lead singer of the Dum Dum Girls, is no stranger to performing at giant summer musical events. At the first of the two-weekend Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival events last Friday, her retro-rock act played...