Electric Zoo Sells Out Debut China Event

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A general view of atmosphere during DJ Bassjackers performance on Day 3 of Electric Zoo at Randall's Island on Sept. 6, 2015 in New York City.  

Electric Zoo headed to China and was embraced with open arms – 5,000 of them, in fact, as the debut event officially sold out.

Electric Zoo: Countdown Shanghai took place Nov. 12 at Shanghai’s Expo Park and featured artists like Dada Life, Sander van Doorn and Oshi, as well as Electric Zoo's signature animal-themed costume performers and stage design.

"The crowd was so energetic, from the moment they started dancing, they didn't stop during my whole set," says Sander van Doorn. "Haven’t experience something like this before in China!”

Festival organizers Made Event and Kanjian already have their sights set on 2017. Says Michael Julian, Made Event director of marketing: "We can't wait to return and produce a bigger version of our festival next year." 


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