10 Acts You Need To See At Stereosonic 2015
August 5, 2015
Axwell /\ Ingrosso
Previously of the infamous Swedish House Mafia alongside Steve Angello, Axwell and Sebastian Ingrosso have carved out even more monumental musical success in this new chapter of their careers.
2015 has been huge for Axwell and Sebastian thus far, with impressive performances at Coachella, Ultra Miami, South Africa and Buenos Aires, sold out shows in NYC and across the USA. Expect festival anthems, old favourites, new favourites and a whole lot of big room progressive tunes.
Declared ‘the undisputed queen of 2014’ by Mixmag, Hannah Wants achieved the accolades of Best Breakthrough DJ at the DJ Mag Awards, was given the title ‘Best Breakthrough DJ’ by DJ Mag AND was Mixmag’s ‘Star of the Year’. Far from a fluke, Wants has been working tirelessly at becoming a star DJ for the last decade and through it has truly refined her energetic bass-house style and defined herself as a stand-alone sound.
Dubbed as ‘one to watch’ at Stereosonic 2015, Hannah will be fronting “The Woods” stage alongside the likes of MK and Claude VonStroke. A true artist, Hannah Wants will be the surprising set you shouldn’t miss.
Snails is a Montreal-based producer and DJ who pushes a forward-thinking brand of dance music combining trap rhythms, dirty bass lines and off-kilter sound design. The producer has amassed a burgeoning fan base of snail-heads and bass-lovers (#teamsnail).
After recent releases like “Dirty Raxxx”, “RBBR” and “SLUGZ” you can expect hypnotic melodies, huge drops and mind-bending sample manipulation into a tight, dance- floor destorying set.
The Scottish tech-trance maestro Mark Sherry’s star continues to rise as the DJ and producer is being recognized as a dedicated and enthusiastic presence in the industry. His catalog of productions and remixes have been released on the likes of Black Hole Recordings, Armada, Coldharbour, Spinnin/Reset, Doorn, Lange, Anjunabeats, Mental Asylum and more.
With recent performances at Ultra, Ibiza, Tomorrowland, FSOE 350 and Electronic Family, you can expect a fast-paced, highly energetic tech-trance set from the legendary Mark Sherry at Stereosonic 2015.
Launched in 2008 and since evolved with the added genius of Jillionaire and Walshy Fire, Major Lazer is Diplo’s outlet for his lifelong love of Jamaican dancehall music.
2015 for Major Lazer has been as stellar in achievement as any of their earlier years, most notably with their 3rd Studio Album ‘Peace is the Mission’, debuted on June 1st, achieving a number one ranking on the U.S Dance and Electronic Music Charts.
Known always as insanely energetic, heartbeat-quickening live performers, Major Lazer have been consistently in demand over the last months. Expect tons of action, a packed-out main stage and a whole lot of singalongs as the return of Major Lazer is well overdue.