Australia's upcoming electronic dance music (EDM) festival Stereosonic has announced its lineup and it is quite impressive! Calvin Harris, world's richest DJs Skrillex and Tiesto are just a few impressive names that are included for the two day extravaganza in many Aussie cities. The EDM festival will kick off in Sydney and Perth on November 29 and 30.
Electronic dance music fans in Adelaide will be able to enjoy the festival on December 5 and 6 before it moves to Melbourne and Brisbane on December 6 and 7. The annual festival has been running successfully from the year 2007 till present and only allows audience who are 18 years and above.
The world's best DJ - the ones that are included in the list of Top 100 DJ's according to DJ Mag, are set to perform at Stereosonic. The eight famous DJ's to look forward to are Tiesto who is ranked number 4th by the magazine, Steve Aoki who is on number 8, while Dash Berlin Dash and Skrillex have been placed at number 10 and 11 respectively by the Web site. Also included in the list are Alesso, W&W, Harris and Nervo who are all ranked from 13 to 20.
Promoter Richie McNeill has called this year's Stereosonic as "the greatest EDM lineup Australia has ever seen." Last year's lineup included Calvin Harris, David Guetta, and Armin van Buuren.
The first batch of pre-sale tickets will be released Wednesday night from 8pm. General sales of tickets will however commence on Tuesday Aug 5. No VIP tickets are available. For more details like prices etc of the tickets check out Ticketmaster.
Fans of the biggest musical festival have expressed their excitement on Twitter.
"Australia! Im coming back for this years #stereosonic !! Cant wait!!" writes @SAGEYSAGE on Twitter.
"So i think @stereosonic shall be my 1st Australian festival to when i get down there!!" writes @kevmaartyn on Twitter.
Meanwhile, check out the full detail of the lineup and other details below:
Disclosure (DJ set)
Porter Robinson (Live)
New World Punx
Cedric Gervais, Cosmic Gate
Calvin Harris, Tiësto
Diplo, Disclosure (DJ Set), W&W, DJ Snake
Duke Dumont, Will Sparks, RL Grime, Peking Duk
NERVO, Cedric Gervais, Cosmic Gate, Andrew Rayel
Tale Of Us, Destructo, Ørjan Nilsen, Nina Kraviz
Oliver Heldens, Wilkinson, Scuba, Cash Cash,
Kölsch, MaRLo, Mano Le Tough, Shogun, Uberjak'd
Mark Sixma, Nina Las Vegas, Timmy Trumpet
M4SONIC, Tigerlily, Generik and L D R U & Yahtzel
Skrillex, Alesso, Steve Aoki
Showtek, Dash Berlin, Carl Cox
Porter Robinson (Live) Laidback Luke, New World Punx
TJR, Ferry Corsten, Noisia, Deorro, Headhunterz, MK
DVBBS, Booka Shade (Live), Markus Schulz, What So Not
Joel Fletcher, John O'Callaghan, Foreign Beggars
Hot Since 82, Alison Wonderland, Crookers, Jack Beats
The Aston Shuffle, Route 94, Simon Patterson, Alex Metric
Deetron, Kaz James, Ilan Bluestone, Acid Jacks and Nick Thayer
Sydney - Saturday November 29th and Sunday November 30th, Sydney Showgrounds
Perth - Saturday November 29th and Sunday November 30th, Claremont Showground *
Adelaide - Friday December 5th and Saturday December 6th, Adelaide Showground
Melbourne - Saturday December 6th & Sunday December 7th, Melbourne Showgrounds
Brisbane - Saturday December 6th & Sunday December 7th, Brisbane Showgrounds