Insomniac Events Announces Video Game Themed Festival For 2019: PLAY Music Festival
Yesterday information broke that Insomniac was going to be creating a brand new music pageant for 2019. The pageant behind Electric Daisy Carnival and numerous different West Coast entities is entering into the world video video games.
After their Rennaissance themed occasion, Middle Lands, solely lasted a yr as a consequence of complaints from native residents, it appeared solely pure that Insomaniac would strive one thing new to develop their attain within the dance music pageant world.
Video Games and EDM Collides
The cross over marketplace for video video games and dance music has turn into monumental lately. The Fortnite Pro Am featured numerous DJs starting from Marshmello to Dillon Francis. The former now has his personal internet collection particularly about gaming with pressional e-sports gurus.
Of course there's Deadmau5 too who was the primary to make use of Twitch, a platform primarily used for online game streams to tease new music and work together along with his followers. The crossover enchantment is limitless, and it appears that evidently Insomniac is taking benefit.
Pasquale Rotella Speaks
In a press release launched to Billboard, founder and CEO Insomanic Events, Pasquale Rotella defined his determination to create PLAY.
“These two worlds have so many parallels…They’re colourful and excessive vitality, they entice an viewers that’s extraordinarily obsessed with group, and there’s a degree inventive expression that each cosplayers and ravers share that you simply don’t see anyplace else. I’m excited to deliver these two worlds collectively in a dwell surroundings prefer it’s by no means been performed earlier than.”
The pageant will function each prime dance music artists, dwell gaming, cosplay and different activations. No additional info from lineup to location has been launched about PLAY Music Festival, however keep tuned for extra info because it turns into accessible.