Electric Daisy Carnival announces schedule for 2012 Las Vegas festival
Wed, Jun 6, 2012 (11:03 p.m.)
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And finally the news you've all been waiting for. With two days to go before Electric Daisy Carnival turns the Speedway into a Technicolor playground, Insomniac released the complete schedule today. Click here for three suggested routes to explore the festival, or check out the schedule for yourself and dive right in.
Spread across seven stages, the three-night dance music fest kicks off Friday with main stage Kinetic Field hosting Sebastian Ingrosso (10:30-midnight), Afrojack (midnight-1:25 a.m.) and Kaskade (1:30 a.m.-3 a.m.), among others. Other Friday night highlights include Swedish House Mafia's Steve Angello (1:45-3 a.m., Cosmic Meadow), Above & Beyond (12:30-2:30 a.m., Circuit Grounds) and Gabriel & Dresden (10:30-11:30 p.m., Circuit Grounds).
Saturday's Kinetic Field lineup includes Bassnectar (10:50-11:50 p.m.), followed by Calvin Harris (11:50 p.m.-1 a.m.), Avicii (1-2:30 a.m.), Tiësto (2:30-4 a.m.) and the much-anticipated Blue Man Group and Steve Aoki collaboration to close out the night (4-5:30 a.m.). Cosmic Meadow meanwhile, features sets from Richie Hawtin (1:45-3 am.) and Loco Dice (3-4:15 a.m.), while Armin van Buuren plays Circuit Grounds from 1 a.m.-3 a.m.
Finally, Sunday's main stage hosts Pretty Lights (11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.), David Guetta (12:30-2 a.m.), Armin van Buuren (2-3 a.m.) and Porter Robinson (3-4 a.m.). Cosmic Meadow features EDM legends Green Velvet (10:30-11:30 p.m.), John Digweed (12:30-2 a.m.) and Carl Cox (2-4 a.m.), and Dash Berlin plays Circuit Grounds (1-2:30 a.m.). If you're still dancing at 4 a.m., Funkagenda, Danny Tenaglia, Aly & Fila and Flux Pavilion take EDC 2012 through its final hour.