Wavefront Music Festival’s Final Wave Announcement
WAVEFRONT MUSIC FESTIVAL, A THREE-DAY ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC FESTIVAL
JULY 5, 6 & 7, 2013
AT CHICAGO’S MONTROSE BEACH
WAVEFRONT ANNOUNCES THIRD WAVE ARTIST LINEUP &
LOCAL WAVE OF CHICAGO TALENT
DON’T MISS XIV WAVEFRONT SESSIONS!
“The full beachside dance music experience right in the heart of the Midwest. A newcomer on the American festival scene, Wavefront is just now in its second edition, but it’s already grown a lot, with an entire day added to this year’s program. The lineup at the Montrose Beach blowout is not only bigger, but also more diverse, looking beyond EDM and reaching into less mainstream house and techno. Big room names like Crookers and Justice hobnob with Seth Troxler and Apollonia across four stages, which host a total of more than 100 artists.”
— Resident Advisor ‘Top Ten July 2013 Festivals’
Wavefront Music Festival returns for its second year to the shores of Lake Michigan at Chicago’s beautiful Montrose Beach on Friday, July 5, Saturday, July 6 and Sunday, July 7, 2013, bringing the world’s top electronic dance music artists to the Windy City’s first and only beachfront festival. Wavefront is thrilled to announce the final, Third Wave of artists including Sander Kleinenberg, Timo Maas, Chicago legend Bad Boy Bill and many more! In addition, Wavefront is also excited to support the wealth of local Chicago talent with our Local Wave lineup announcement. See the full list in flyer and at www.wavefrontmusicfestival.com.
DJ Mag USA recently featured Wavefront in their ‘House Sound of Chicago Special’ feature, saying, “From the original house club The Warehouse, where Frankie Knuckles forged a new style of electronic music from the (literal) ashes of disco, to the hyper-kinetic, modern day bounce of footwork, the history of Chicago is also the history of house. The city’s influence on electronic music has swept around the world many times over, and while others have been swift to imitate, it’s Chicago which has always kept the fires of innovation burning… Enter Chicago’s Wavefront Music Festival, which returns for a second year to Montrose Beach on July 5, 6, & 7. As well as inviting a host of main stage regulars, their new House is Home stage refocuses attention on some of the original heroes of Chicago house, including Frankie Knuckles, Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, Gene Farris and Ralphi Rosario.”
Wavefront Music Festival announces the Third Wave artist line-up as follows (in alphabetical order):
BAD BOY BILL
FRANK & TONY
JDH & DAVE P
West Coast Nightlife giant SBE heads east this summer to partner its widely celebrated XIV Summer Sessions brand with Chicago’s Wavefront Music Festival. True to form, XIV Wavefront Sessions will bring a touch of Hollywood glamour and excess to the already impressive festival bill for an experience unlike any other. The party which began in LA and has since inhabited Las Vegas, Miami and Coachella will deliver all the champagne-spraying, fist-pumping and confetti-throwing that luxury club-goers throughout the country have come to expect! In typical Sessions fashion, the epic Sunday fun-day fixture is slated to close out Wavefront’s 3-day tour de force on Sunday, July 7th, 2013. The festival’s VIP cabana tent will be transformed into a high-energy neon nucleus from 3:00PM to 10:00PM as the weekend rises to a worthy finale. To stay connected to all things XIV Wavefront Sessions visit the official Facebook page here. For all the latest news and events across the entire sbe Nightlife Group, please visit http://play.sbe.com.
Wavefront is proud to support their charity partner, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Wavefront will donate a portion of proceeds from the festival in support of the organization’s mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Find out more about how lls is saving lives today.
General admission and VIP tickets for Wavefront Music Festival are on sale at www.WavefrontMusicFestival.com. Hard Rock Hotel Chicago is offering Official Wavefront Hard Rock Hotel Rock Star & Legend packages available here.
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