Electric Zoo First Phase Lineup Announced: David Guetta, Armin van Buuren, Kaskade Headlining
Made Event’s Electric Zoo festival today announced the first round of artists for its sixth edition this fall.
Electric Zoo 2014's Friday Lineup
David Guetta, Dada Life, Nicky Romero, and Dmitri Vegas & Like Mike will headline on Friday August 29; Armin van Buuren, Zedd, Knife Party, and Laidback Luke on Saturday August 30; and Kaskade, Alesso, Jack U, and Dash Berlin on Sunday August 31.
Electric Zoo 2014's Saturday Lineup
Other major names include Benny Benassi, Nervo, Bingo Players, Showtek, Carnage, Zeds Dead, Madeon, Paul van Dyk, Sasha, Danny Tenaglia, Dubfire, and Gesaffelstein.
Electric Zoo 2014's Sunday Lineup
The announcement was expected after Kaskade tweeted earlier in the morning that he was excited to be headlining the festival’s Main Stage West.
The New York festival is scheduled to take place on Randall’s Island over Labor Day Weekend on August 29-31. It will be the first incarnation of the festival since SFX Entertainment’s October acquisition of Made Event.
Electric Zoo’s future appeared uncertain after the ecstasy-related deaths of two attendees forced the cancellation of its third day last year.
However, festival organizers were issued a site permit from the Department of Parks and Recreation after introducing a series of tighter security measures at this year’s event, including drug-sniffing dogs, thorough pat-downs and more specialized undercover officers.