Euphoria Music Festival has managed to step up their already massive game even more with the second round of performers. Euphoria takes pride on their wide variety of acts in different genres. To continue with that method, they brought in Crash Alchemy, Daft Phunk, Earphunk, MAKJ, Opiuo, Styles & Complete, The Crystal Method, The Magic Beans, and Yoni. They also included a lot of local support including A Live One, Andrew Parsons, Blunt Force, Cactus Bath, Chad Koss, Crias, Dimitri’s Ascent, DJ Manny, Electro Enforcers, Ella Morgan, Gamma vs. Teddy Chang vs. Moreta, Henry and the Invisibles, Holding Space, Jesse Brede, Kaycee Paul, Killer Bee;s (Toddy B & Benny), Noah Neiman, Peligrosa, Poe Junior, Qousey, Riot Ten vs. Ariok, Sew Dough, Shwann, Splic3r, Transcontinental Trip, and Wes Walz. I am looking forward to MAKJ and many others.
Euphoria didn’t just announce a second round of performers. They announced special concert at SXSW featuring Andrew Parsons, Diamond Cuts, Filibusta, John Zeidman, Kicks N Licks, Murix, Pleasure, Ricky Vaughn, Saint Pepsi, Shiftee, Sunsquabi, and Tim Gunter. Here is the official press release:
EUPHORIA ANNOUNCES SECOND ROUND OF PERFORMERS FOR TWO-DAY MUSIC & CAMPING FESTIVAL IN AUSTIN, TEXAS THIS APRIL 25-26, 2014
The Crystal Method, MAKJ, Opiuo, Crash Alchemy, Daft Phunk, Styles & Complete, Yoni, Earphunk, the Magic Beans, and More
Special ‘Road To Euphoria’ Showcases Announced For SxSW
Austin, Texas (March 6, 2014) – Euphoria has confirmed the second round of performers slated for its third annual two-day music and camping festival, in Austin, Texas this April 25-26, 2014. The newest artists joining the existing performer lineup at the multi-stage camping festival include: The Crystal Method; MAKJ; Opiou; Crash Alchemy; Daft Phunk; Styles & Complete; Yoni; Earphunk and the Magic Beans. Local support is represented by: A Live One; Andrew Parsons; Blunt Force; Cactus Bath; Chad Koss; Crias; Dimitri’s Ascent; DJ Manny; Electro Enforcers; Ella Morgan; Gamma vs. Teddy Chang vs. Moreta; Henry and the Invisibles; Holding Space; Jesse Brede; Kaycee Paul; Killer B’s (Toddy B & Benny); Noah Neiman; Peligrosa; Poe Junior; Qousey; Riot Ten vs. Ariok; Sew Dough; Shwann; Splic3r; Transcontinental Trip and Wes Walz. The glaring highlight from the latest additions is The Crystal Method, electronic music pioneers, who continue to prove their relevance, most recently with their self-titled release, featuring such diverse acts as, Dia Frampton, Le Castle Vania, Nick Thayer, LeAnn Rimes and Franky Perez. Previously announced performers include: Zeds Dead; Gareth Emery; Beats Antique; Lotus; Bonobo (DJ set); Bro Safari; BoomBox; DVBBS; D.V.S*; Eminence Ensemble; The Floozies; Jesse Andrews; Keys N Krates; Koan Sound; Late Night Radio; Luke the Knife; MakJ; MitiS *LIVE*; The Motet Plays Jamiroquai; The Motet; Simon Patterson; Singularity; Sunsquabi and TyDi.
As a preview to Euphoria, organizers are putting on a series of shows called “Road To Euphoria”, leading up to the main event. Comprised of six stand alone showcases, the series will kick off during the South by Southwest (SxSW) Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. The first event is an official SxSW showcase and will take place at Lanai Rooftop Lounge on March 10th, 2p-2a. The lineup includes: Kicks N Licks; Murix; Shiftee; Ricky Vaughn; Saint Pepsi; Tim Gunter; Diamond Cuts; Filibusta; Andrew Parsons; Pleasure; Sunsquabi and John Zeidman. The second in the series takes a decidedly more indie path, as Euphoria partners with Tequila 512 to feature Blue Sky; Black Death; Giraffage; Le Youth; Touch Sensitive and Real Magic at Parish. Taking place on Thursday, March 13th, guests will gain further information and admission by visiting www.euphoriafest.com/sxsw. Details on the remaining “Road To Euphoria” events can be found via the festivals website, www.euphoriafest.com
The multi-stage festival with camping options will be held at Carson Creek Ranch, one of the oldest existing ranches in Texas consisting of two 20-acre pastures separated by Carson Creek on the banks of the Colorado River. Conveniently located just minutes from Downtown Austin, the grounds provide a picturesque camping setting while still being close to the comforts of the city. Continuing its pledge to provide the concertgoer with an improved overall festival experience, Euphoria will be building upon previous years, including cutting edge visuals, unique stage design, improved dance tents, workshops, featuring ways to live greener, introductory DJ classes and other exciting opportunities. Additionally, the festival will expand to include camping options, which will provide campers with early access to the venue, private restrooms and showers, morning yoga, meditation, day concessions, increased venue facilities and free late night music in the exclusive campground lounge and music bus.
General Admission weekend passes are on sale now for $99. Multiple VIP passes with preferred viewing areas, a private bar, festival swag and separate entrance are available starting at $169. Camping options will be available for both General Admission and VIP, starting at $149 and $219 respectively. Tickets are available online at www.euphoriafest.com. Euphoria Music Festival is an 18 and over event.
Euphoria Music + Camping Festival is produced by Vivid Sound Entertainment in partnership with Inside Out Presents and Havin’ A Ball Productions. Visit www.euphoriafest.com for the most up-to-date information. Stay connected on Twitter at www.twitter.com/EuphoriaMusFest and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/EuphoriaFest.
ABOUT VIVID SOUND ENTERTAINMENT
Vivid Sound Entertainment, LLC (VSE) is a collective of creative individuals coming together with the mission to create experiences that blend music, art and dance with a sense of community. Based in Central Texas, VSE, works with local and national companies to produce experience-based music festivals, concerts, premieres, and brand activation events.
ABOUT INSIDE OUT PRESENTS
Inside Out Presents is an Austin based production company dedicated to bringing our region the nation’s top touring acts, while providing a space for artistic and creative expression.
ABOUT HAVIN’ A BALL PRODUCTIONS
Havin’ A Ball Productions is a Houston based production company with roots around the country, committed to providing both the fans and musicians the best experience possible through production, booking, management and promotion.