These six curated stage takeovers will take you to Hyperspace at Electric Zoo, including Under Construction, WAKAAN, Purified, and more!
Electric Zoo 2023 is fast approaching, and the excitement is mounting as this year’s edition, set to take place on September 1-3 on Randall’s Island Park, is poised to deliver its grandest and most exhilarating experience to date. The festival has meticulously assembled a remarkable lineup of stage curators to open up a new dimension and enhance the overall musical diversity of the event.
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With Electric Zoo‘s newly introduced Hyperspace theme, fans can expect an electrifying experience with many firsts, such as an expanded physical space with newly designed stages, artist-branded virtual worlds, and the integration of AI into various aspects of the festival. As the countdown to Labor Day weekend continues, get to know the six stage takeovers that promise to be a haven for those who crave the intense energy and innovative sounds of dance music in the heart of New York City.
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Explore Six Curated Stage Experiences at Electric Zoo 2023
Under Construction by FISHER & Chris Lake
Heavyweight DJs FISHER and Chris Lake are set to make their festival debut with the highly anticipated Under Construction brand. The explosive installment will bring to life the duo’s meticulously crafted concept of house music. On Friday, September 1, expect them to throw down a monstrous B2B set, complemented by other house music’s biggest names such as Cloonee, Mau P, Rebūke, HoneyLuv, Yolanda Be Cool, and Charles Meyer. This takeover is set to happen on the MegaMirage, a stage conceived by the creators of The Brooklyn Mirage. It will nestle within an exclusive corner of the expanded festival grounds, featuring its own designated entrance, alcohol gardens, and exclusive performances.
Everything Always by John Summit & Dom Dolla
Since unveiling their brand new event series, Everything Always, prominent house DJs Dom Dolla and John Summit have announced that they will make their world debut as a collaborative pair at Electric Zoo this year. On September 3, the duo will treat the fans to an exciting B2B set and close out the MegaMirage with their fusion of unique styles and artistic minds. Fans can also expect a jaw-dropping performance by other artists on the dazzling lineup, including Nic Fanciulli, Green Velvet, Chelina Manuhutu, Deeper Purpose, Torren Foot, and Akki.
Dreamland presented by Jake Resnicow
Electric Zoo 2023 will host their first-ever LGBTQ+ stage, curated by esteemed event producer Jake Resnicow. On September 1, Eli Escobar will headline Dreamland, a vibrant embodiment of inclusivity, love, diversity, representation, and the spirit of unity. With an array of other talented artists such as The Blessed Madonna, Kaskade, J. Worra, Coco & Breezy, Carola, Spencer Huff b2b Matt Sauve, and Bob’s Dance Shop, the Dreamland stage will weave in every artist’s unique sound to celebrate the festival’s commitment to creating a welcoming space where the attendees can come together and feel a sense of belonging.
WAKAAN Takeover by Liquid Stranger
Bass music aficionados are in for a treat! The innovative artist Liquid Stranger will return with his visionary curated stage celebrating his label, WAKAAN, on September 2 to give fans a stimulating experience. Renowned for his influential role in shaping the bass music landscape, Liquid Stranger has assembled a stellar lineup of artists, including PEEKABOO, Jantsen, Rusko, Truth, SuperAve., Canabliss, Sharlitz Web, and Charmae, who’ll deliver the pulsating rhythms that define the bass music genre. This will culminate in a special performance by the maestro himself on The Landing stage to prove his formidable presence in propelling the genre forward.
MEGAFOX by Cityfox & Gray Area
Renowned pioneers of electronic music events, Cityfox, and the dedicated music community hub Gray Area, have joined forces to curate the MEGAFOX experience on September 2. Branding it as a festival within a festival, this takeover will happen at the Morphosis stage and serve as a convergence point for all those who crave the thrilling energy and distinctive soundscapes that define house music and techno. With a meticulously curated lineup including CamelPhat, Stephan Bodzin, Massano, Skream, Francis Mercier, Sam Divine, and more, MEGAFOX will showcase a blend of underground icons and rising legends who are shaping the future of the electronic music scene. This experience promises a sonic expedition into the depths of the unknown that will be truly unparalleled!
Purified by Nora En Pure
Taking over the Morphosis stage on September 3, Nora En Pure is set to bring her melodic, blissful Purified sounds to Randall’s Island Park alongside an exceptional lineup of artists such as Elderbrook, Gioli & Assia, Paradoks, Volaris b2b Paige, and Local Dialect. In addition, she’ll grace the stage herself for an exclusive sunset performance before a highly anticipated B2B with Franky Wah. The collective talents here alone are guaranteed to transport the audience through space and time, where the musical currents of deep house will be sure to stir up feelings and evoke a sense of introspection throughout Labor Day Weekend!