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The Dream Of 2010 Is Alive At E Zoo

The early 2010s EDM boom hit while I was in high school. I grew up in a suburb outside of Washington, DC, where nights were…
Julia Gray | September 4, 2019 - 4:10 pm

The 2013 Experience

The Year In Molly

MDMA aka ecstasy aka Molly has a long, storied musical history and wizened drug rappers Danny Brown and Juicy J have been spearheading a new…
Chris DeVille | December 18, 2013 - 9:04 am


The 12 Best Acts At Electric Zoo That Aren’t Skrillex, Tiesto, Or Diplo

Last year, New York City's Randall's Island hosted 85,000 EDM-loving festival-goers at Electric Zoo. This Labor Day weekend, when the massive party celebrates its third-annual
Puja Patel | August 28, 2012 - 1:21 pm

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Millionaire Instagram Playboy Has The Most V.I.P. Festival Accommodations Ever

Can you really blame an extremely wealthy playboy for spending more than half a million dollars on his own VIP festival deck at Electric Zoo?
Caitlin White | July 30, 2015 - 1:29 pm

Electric Zoo Now Under Fire For Banning CamelBaks

Electric Zoo is trying to take every precaution necessary to prevent any problems after the festival's final day was cancelled last year because of two…
James Rettig | August 12, 2014 - 9:22 pm

EDM Fans Have To Watch This Anti-Molly PSA To Attend Electric Zoo

In the wake of numerous deaths and hospitalizations at EDM festivals lately, patrons at New York's Electric Zoo festival -- where two people died last
Chris DeVille | August 5, 2014 - 2:14 pm

Sexual Assault, 31 Arrests Reported At Electric Zoo

As we previously noted, the NYC edition of EDM festival Electric Zoo had to cancel its final day due to two MDMA-related deaths and four…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 3, 2013 - 11:21 am

Electric Zoo Canceled After Two MDMA-Related Deaths

The third day of New York's Electric Zoo was canceled today due to "serious health risks," according to a statement from the City. "The City…
Liz Pelly | September 1, 2013 - 5:41 pm