Announcing the return of Forever Festival, Detroit's two-day celebration of elements, featuring the best in electronic music, taking place Friday, September 19th & Saturday, September 20th at Freedom Hill Amphitheater.
Detroit, MI (PRWEB) September 02, 2014
Announcing the return of Forever Festival, Detroit's two-day celebration of elements, featuring the best in electronic music, taking place Friday, September 19th & Saturday, September 20th at Freedom Hill Amphitheater. The sophomore festival will welcome global headliners led by platinum recording artist Krewella, Adventure Club, Nervo, Destroid, 3LAU, Flux Pavilion, Caked Up, HeroBust, Terravita and A guy called Amir.
Forever Festival embodies 5 elements of evolution that create and regenerate infinitely. Beginning with TIMBRE, music which fuels FIRE, symbolizing fans creating a platform intense enough for METAL, to forge the culmination of EARTH, the event FOREVER. Cooled and solidified by WATER the fluid movement between fan and artist. #WEAREFOREVER.
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Krewella burst onto the scene in 2011 and were immediately recognized for their signature brand of vocally-driven electronic music. Soon after debuting their self-produced and self-released, chart-topping and critically-acclaimed Play Hard EP in June 2012, their progressive house anthem, "Alive" was surging through radio stations leading to a PLATINUM CERTIFICATION. The group followed up with their debut album Get Wet in September 2013, which debuted at #8 on the Billboard Top 200. They have become world renowned for their infectious live energy, which has led them to headline some of the biggest festivals this summer including Electric Daisy Carnival, Tomorrowland and Lollapalooza.
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aka Joshua Steele is a dubstep producer from the UK. Flux Pavilion's album “Blow The Roof” hit number 1 on the Billboard’s top electronic albums. Along with producing dozens of hit tracks, Flux P is also the co-founder of Circus Records with fellow bass music producer Doctor P. After releasing the tune “I Can’t Stop” Flux’s song was sampled by hip-hop moguls Jay-Z and Kanye West. Drawing influence from The Prodigy, Basement Jaxx and Rusko, Flux creates his own high energy form of dubstep. His unique sound has had a strong influence on the genre as a whole.
900,000 Facebook likes
has been a tireless source of banging remixes, uplifting summertime anthems, infectious DJ mixes and explosive live shows since the duo’s musical trip took off in 2010. Their debut four-track EP Calling All Heroes (BMG) was released in the latter part of 2013 and hit #1 on iTunes Dance Album chart in the U.S. and Canada plus it ranked over 10 HypeM #1 hits. In 2013, ADVENTURE CLUB was the #9 most played artist on Soundcloud. Their song “Wonder,” which appears on Calling All Heroes, recently peaked at #64 on Billboard’s Canadian Hot 100 chart. ADVENTURE CLUB’s remix of Max Elto’s “Shadow Of The Sun” has garnered over a million plays on Soundcloud since posting one month ago.
2.9 million Facebook likes
Mim and Liv of NERVO are the all-time top-ranking female DJs in the world. Their career caught fire when they co-wrote the emphatic Grammy Award winning global hit “When Love Takes Over,” for David Guetta and Kelly Rowland (ranked by Billboard as the #1 dance pop collaboration of all time). Having cemented their songwriting prowess with a global No.1 as well as writing for Ke$ha, Kylie Minogue and other A Listers, NERVO set out to pursue their own career, by writing and producing their own songs under their artist name, NERVO. This led to several Beatport and Billboard #1s such as 'Like Home', 'Hold On', 'Revolution' and more… NERVO can now be found performing on main stages at festivals all over the world including EDC, Tomorrowland, Creamfields, and Ultra Music Festival as well as their residencies at Hakkasan Las Vegas and Ushuaia in Ibiza.Style-savvy, fearless, positive and talented NERVO also joined the CoverGirl family as spokeswoman for the iconic cosmetics brand! NERVO's new single 'Ready For The Weekend' is out now.
479,000 Facebook likes
3LAU has been a staple in the North American festival circuit this year, touring off the phenomenal success of his hit single “How You Love Me feat. Bright Lights” which climbed to the top of Billboard’s mix/dance show chart as well as Beatport, and has attracted over 4.2 million plays on Soundcloud, 2.4 million views on the official lyric video, and over 400k views of the official music video in 8 weeks. Next up for 3LAU is a collab with global top 10 DJ Dash Berlin as well as the vocal release for 3LAU’s Musical Freedom release “Bang"
200,000 Facebook likes
The dubstep/Bass music super group consisting of Excision, Downlink and KJ Swaka
are redefining the EDM experience with an exciting and innovative new live band submerged in an interactive and eye-popping stage production. Instead of the traditional turntables and mixers Destroid utilizes futuristic guitars, fret boards and drum sets to provide an immersive and captivating experience. Since unveiling their creation to the world on Halloween 2012, Destroid has not only produced a chart topping album dubbed The Invasion,but has gone on a tour of sold out shows and packed festival performances.
160,000 Facebook likes
This Las Vegas based duo has been steadily touring North America with their unique sound with trap with bass influences. Comprised of Oscar Wylde and Vegas Banger caught momentum in 2013 with their widely downloaded electronic, remixes and hip-hop beats.
180,000 Facebook likes
Terravita has been working along side of genre leading artists such as Datsik, Zedd Steve Aoki and Bassnectar. Known for their unique style of drum & bass, the group is creating a powerful & unique sound while finding their tunes in the setlists of bass DJs all across the globe. This group has created many top ten Beatport singles including “Drowning” Which hit 4 in Beatport Drum and Bass.
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heRobust, otherwise known as Hayden Kramer, is an electronic producer from Atlanta, Georgia. In the short, two year existence of heRobust, Kramer’s hip-hop inspired bass music has quickly garnered the attention of online media giants such as Billboard, Rolling Stone, Vice, The Huffington Post, and MTV. 2012 saw a relentless release of music from heRobust. His downtempo beats got him attention from tastemakers such as Mad Decent and XLR8R, while his bass heavy remixes landed him as the second fastest growing artist on social media for fall on 2012 according to Billboard's Next Big Sound. 2013 saw tours with Big Gigantic, Gramatik, Pretty Lights, and headlining and festival dates across the United States. It also saw a barrage or original singles and EPs to critical acclaim. His busy schedule has paid off, getting his tracks played out by the likes of Skrillex, Bassnectar, Pretty Lights, and DJ Shadow. His most notable achievement however is the single, SHEKNOWSHEBAD. Released via the infamous LA based label SMOG, SHEKNOWSHEBAD has received the support from legendary names such as Flux Pavilion, Dillon Francis and Kill The Noise. Early 2014 saw touring under Datsik and 12th planet's respective label tours and a slew of sold out headlining and festival dates. Suffice to say, 2014 is shaping to launch heRobust into places never thought possible by the prolific young beatsmith.
Tickets are on sale through clubtix.com/forevfest and AXS.
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