Beyond Wonderland is quickly approaching, and to get you ready for the festivities, we are bringing you a list of our TOP 5 MUST SEE artists. Take a look, and even better, a listen, and be sure not to miss these artists as they take the stage at Insomniac's Beyond Wonderland this weekend!
CALVIN HARRIS: Adam Richard Wiles, better known by the name Calvin Harris, is a Scottish singer, songwriter, record producer, remixer and DJ. Harris has collaborated with many other trending artists such as Ellie Goulding and Rihanna. Harris was discovered on Myspace and only three years later his album Ready for the Weekend was debuted at number one on the UK album charts. He continues to soar, and remains as one of the biggest powerhouses in electronic dance music. Harris' “How Deep Is Your Love” is now a mega hit, and is sure to be heard at every party you go to. With constant #1 tracks, Harris is sure to lay down nothing but the hits. This is NOT a set to miss, especially if this will be your first time catching Calvin Harris. Get ready to dance your booty off!
FIREBEATZ: Firebeatz is a Dutch dynamic duo made up of Tim Benjamin Smulders and Jurre van Doeselaar that formed in Amsterdam in 2008. That same year, their tracks “Speak Up” and "We’re Going Back” received attention on many Dutch radio stations. Soon after, attention from radio stations they began booking festivals in 2009 and they have been unstoppable ever since. Firebeatz works close with Calvin Harris, Tiesto, and Martin Garrix, who all continue to support the talented duo. Firebeatz is coming in with bang introducing his newest hot track “Go.” For a feel good electro hit and a really successfully song made by the two, give it a listen. Make sure to get front row for Firebeatz you wont be disappointed.
DJ Snake: Turn down for what? William Grigahcine, who doubles as DJ Snake, mixes nothing but bangers after bangers. DJ Snake is a Grammy-nominated producer whose single “Bird Machine” caught the attention of Mad Decent, who introduced DJ Snake to Diplo. He was then invited by Diplo to do a live mix on his radio show, Diplo & Friends. DJ Snake's remix of Calvin Harris “How Deep Is Your Love" gives you chills. The sharp vocals paired with the intense beats create a genius remix. The drop is something that can't be explained, and towards the end, you get a jazz-mix feel - amazing is an understatement.
Tommy Trash: If you want head bangers for days, run over to Tommy Trash. Quickly noticed by Laidback Luke, Tiesto and David Guetta, Tommy Trash is one of Australia’s biggest talents. Tommy is a party boy, who expresses his inner through his music, giving it his all every time he is on a stage. With Tommy Trash having platinum records around the world, its no wonder MTV has named him ‘One To Watch.’ You can find Tommy Trash at next years Holy Ship in Miami.
Laidback Luke: Laidback Luke was voted #46 on DJ Mag Top 100 DJs list in 2008, until he reached #27 in 2009 and then peaked at #17 in 2010. Before he found his passion for music, Laidback Luke carried the title of ‘graffiti artist.’ In 2012 he was nominated for the Best European DJ award. Laidback Luke has worked with major DJs such as David Guetta and Sebastian Ingrosso. Recently, Laidback Luke and Moska came out with a single titled “Get it Right.” The song has vocals that are sure to get any crowd singing along.
AUTHOR CREDIT: JESSICA BOYAJIAN