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Wavefront Music Festival Afterparties, Set-Times, Mobile App, and more!

Thursday, July 04, 2013


JULY 5, 6 & 7, 2013


Wavefront Music Festival Afterparties, Set-Times, Mobile App, and more! 

Food Truck Social with Dubfire on July 4 #MENUbyDubfire

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Wavefront Music Festival is almost here! The three-day electronic dance music festival returns to Chicago's Montrose Beach on July 5, 6, & 7, 2013, as a prime holiday weekend destination for dance music lovers and thrill seekers nationwide. Boasting more than 100 artists performing on 4 stages, each day will be capped off with magnificent firework displays over Chicago's incomparable lakefront, and is the perfect way to end your holiday weekend with a bang!   

Wavefront Afterparties

Get ready for an onslaught of Wavefront Afterparties to keep on dancing through the night. Many of our talented Wavefront artists will be playing intimate club sets this weekend so don’t miss out!  

July 4th - Food Truck Social #MENUbyDubfire (see flyer here)

Gastronomic DJ extraordinaire Dubfire shares his fine culinary inclinations with this curated food truck social on Thursday, July 4. Dubfire will be spinning in the Solar Beatz Wavefront truck at Estate Ultra Bar (1177 N Elston Ave) from 4pm to 10pm with the following food trucks participating:  


Wavefront artist set times have been announced. Visit to create your personalized schedule and then share it with your friends online to plan the ultimate Wavefront Music Festival weekend!  

Mobile App

Download the official 2013 Wavefront Music Festival app and create your custom schedule for the weekend, view the event map, watch videos from 2012 before the event & videos of 2013 after the event, win Wavefront prizes and check out music videos from Wavefront artists! Download iTunes | Android.  

BE-AT.TV Live Video Stream

Internationally recognized live streaming video platform BE‐AT.TV, will be broadcasting live from Wavefront Music Festival this July 5, 6, 7. Providing a truly global dialogue between artists, festivals and fans, BE‐AT.TV will provide both live streams and on-demand viewing, absolutely free of charge. Experience the Wavefront Music Festival with live sets from Frankie Knuckles, Derrick Carter, Alex Niggemann, DJ Tennis, dOP, Droog, Fur Coat, Ida Engberg, and much more! After the festival, relive the magic long after the party comes to an end.  

Sponsors and Media Partners

Wavefront would like to thank this year’s sponsors and media partners:
  • Akira: Shop hot fashion trends for a special night out.
  • Belvedere Vodka: The World's First Super Premium Vodka. Naturally Smooth. Award Winning Vodka.
  • Citi Private PassFor access to the best in live music, sports, dining, family entertainment and more, look no further than Citi® Private Pass®
  • CMJ Music Marathon 2013October 15-19, 2013 New York City.
  • Dancing AstronautHailed by Billboard Magazine as the “voice of the EDM generation,” Dancing Astronaut is the premier US-based online dance music publication.
  • DJ TimesWho Will Be Voted America's Best DJ 2013? Vote now!
  • Dubspot: Electronic Music Production & DJ School NYC & Online [Wavefront Educational Partner]
  • Groupon: With Groupon, shoppers discover the best a city has to offer with Groupon Local, enjoy vacations with Groupon Getaways, and find a curated selection of electronics, fashion, home furnishings and more with Groupon Goods.
  • Hard Rock Hotel Chicago: Official Wavefront Hard Rock Hotel Rock Star & Legend packages available here.
  • Mike's Hard Lemonade“It’s Never Not a Good Time for a Refreshing Mike’s!”
  • MixmagThe World's Biggest Dance Music and Clubbing Destination
  • Red Bull Energy DrinkRed Bull Gives You Wings.
  • TY KUWorld's Best Tasting Sake & Japanese Spirits.
  • UBERRide to Montrose Beach in style with a FREE ride. Download the Uber app for Android or iPhone, enter promo code: Wavefront ($25 credit for new riders).
  • Vita Coco: Natural, Pure Coconut Water
  • XIV: Save water, spray Champagne

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