The second We Are FSTVL sees the dance festival expand to two days happening on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th May 2014 at the 122 acre site at Damyns Hall Aerodrome, a functioning former WWI air base in Upminster, Essex.
Announced for Saturday are Richie Hawtin, Disclosure (DJ Set), Maya Jane Coles, The Martinez Brothers, Hot Since 82, Maribou State, Chuckie, Eddie Halliwell, Cazzette, Kryder, MK, Amine Edge & Dance, Beckwith, Detroit Swindle, Kevin Saunderson, Lee Foss, Ninetoes, Route94, Shadow Child, Jamie Jones, Cassy, Deetron, Infinity Ink, Richy Ahmed, Robert James, Waff, Russ Yallop, Kenny Dope, Huxley, Sam Divine, Copyright, GotSome, Sonny Fodera, Franky Rizardo, High Contrast, Camo & Krooked, London Elektricity, Fred V and Grafix, Danny Byrd, Spy, Metrik, Nu:Tone, Logistics, and Etherwood.
Plus Knife Party, Thomas Gold, Hard Rock Sofa, Michael Woods, Syn Cole, Matador, Pleasure State, Derrick Carter, Guti, Brawther, October, BLM, Giles Smith, James Priestly, Hector Couto, Tim Sheridan, Terry Farley, Jesse James, Martin Ikin, Shane Watcha, Electronic Youth, No Artificial Colours, Max Chapman, and Parris
Sunday's line-up features Fatboy Slim, Solomun, Doorly, Duke Dumont, Friend Within, Riva Starr, Tiga, Tom Starr, Sven Vath, Ricardo Villalobos, Adam Beyer, Ilario Alicante, Julien Bracht, Andrea Oliva, CircoLoco, Apollonia, Black Coffee, Clive Henry, Davide Squillace, Kerri Chandler, Matthias Tanzman, Tania Vulcano, Timo Maas, Luciano, Carl Craig, Guillaume & The Couto Dumonts, Mirko Loko, Cesar Marveille, Gianni Callpari, Nina Kraviz, DJ Koze, Levon Vincent, Jus Ed, The Organ Grinder, Marino Canal, Javi Bora, Johnny Bloomfield, Ram, Andy C, Loadstar, Calyx & Teebee, Delta Heavy, DC Breaks, Hamilton, Mind Vortex, and Frankee b2b Chords.
Plus Taylor, Shy FX, Annie Mac,Raresh, Steve Lawler, Dop, Ellen Allien, Guy Gerber, Laura Jones, Miss Kitten, Nikos, TEED (DJ Set), Tube & Burger, Zip, Mark Knight, Tensnake, Jaymo & Andy George, Weiss, Tough Love, Mark Storie, Pete Griffiths, Long play, Alexis Raphael, Geddes, Lee Brinx, Simon Baker, Sub Focus (DJ Set) + MC ID, Noisia, Rene Le Vice, and June Miller.
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The We Are FSTVL team will be pulling out all the stops with another heavyweight line up befitting any serious international dance music event. 16 stages will play host to over 200 of the world’s leading dance music stars, with not one but two main stages and 20 event brand partners, including many of this year’s favourites and more.
Tickets were priced at £149 for the weekend (SOLD OUT), or £77 for a day ticket (Saturday SOLD OUT, Sunday only).
We Are FSTVL will be placing a huge emphasis on production to create an unrivalled festival experience, never before applied to the UK dance festival market. Taking place over a sprawling 122 acre former WW1 airfield in Upminster, Essex, 20 minute train journey from Central London.
Production will be taken up a level or three with a brand new set of stylised arenas and structures. Expect to hear more about The Tower of Light, FSTVL Avenue, Confetti Island, The Tunnel and the Pyramids over the coming months.
Important infrastructure additions will also be made, with extended bars, toilets, car parking, entrance lanes and a vast transport hub being built to house a brand new national coach service, dedicated free bus to local towns as well more trains & tubes running later to aid site egress.
Founder and Creative Director Nikki Gordon is formerly from the team behind the TDK Cross Central, The Cross, The Key and the recent Luciano Cadenza Vagabundos show which took place earlier this year.
This event is for over 18s only.
There will be more information here when available.
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