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Electric Zoo 2013 Death; Drug Dealer Enters Guilty Plea

Electric Zoo its return in 2015 after two very tumultuous years that saw the festival get cut short twice. Now it appears the tragedy of 2013 has just about received some closure. The man who sold the bad batch of molly to one festival attendee, ...

Electric Zoo 2015 Dates Announced; Festival to be "Transformed"

Electric Zoo, despite all of its mishaps and bad fortune, keeps on getting up after all of the haymakers the world throws at it. One has to admire the resiliency that the festival has shown. Even after two years of last minute cancellations, the ...

Electric Zoo Releases 2014 Aftermovie [WATCH]

Despite the third-day cancelation, Made Event's Electric Zoo has released its official 2014 aftermovie for the sixth edition of the New York City dance music festival, according to a press release. Taking place over Labor Day weekend, the festival ...

Electric Zoo Promises Refunds of Day 3 Tickets Following Rainout on Randall's Island

The Electric Zoo music festival again came to a disappointing early end during 2014, although it at least got a few hours into Sunday's performances before organizers called the event off due to bad weather. Promoters were quick to assure ...

Electric Zoo Evacuated Due To Storm Threat, Final Day Canceled For Second Year

Things came to an abrupt end as Mother Nature took its course during the final day of Electric Zoo on Sunday (Aug. 31).

Watch Electric Zoo's Anti-Molly PSA

Following the alarmingly high number of drug-related deaths at EDM festivals in the past year, New York's Electric Zoo festival is adopting a new approach to curb rampant drug use: a public service announcement. As reported by the Wall Street ...

Electric Zoo Festival Ecstasy Overdose Dealer Arrested

Almost one year after two fatal overdoses at the 2013 Electric Zoo Festival, a man has been arrested for allegedly supplying drugs to one of the victims. Patrick Morgan, 23, was arrested this morning after being accused of selling Molly to victim ...

Electric Zoo Unveils Second Round Of Artists For The 2014 Lineup: The Chainsmokers, Hot Since 82, And More

Electric Zoo has announced the second round of artists for the 2014 lineup, revealing more than 60 new acts in addition to those previously announced.

Electric Zoo announces initial lineup with David Guetta, Armin Van Buuren, Kaskade and more

Electric Zoo recently announced it would be returning to New York City. The fate of the festival had been uncertain after festival organizers had to cancel the third day of last year's event due to two attendees dying from drug overdoses and another ...

Electric Zoo returning to New York City with increased security and health measures

The fate of Electric Zoo was uncertain after festival organizers had to cancel the third day of last year's event due to two attendees dying from drug overdoses and another being sexually assaulted. Now it's been confirmed that the festival, which ...

Electric Zoo organizers hire Mike McKeon and Patrick Jenkins to lobby for New York City concert permit

The future of the Electric Zoo festival had somewhat been up in the air ever since it was shut down a day early following the deaths of two participants over Labor Day weekend during 2013. Recent activity on the part of Made Events, the organizer of ...

Electric Tomato Festival Cancelled by Nassau Coliseum Following Deaths At Nearby Electric Zoo Festival

The first "Electric Tomato Festival" has been called off by the Nassau Coliseum due to, reportedly, recent drug overdose incidents at other events involving EDM. Erin Chase, the booking and marketing manager for the coliseum said that she wasn't ...

New York's Mayor Michael Bloomberg Defends Electric Zoo Founders After the Festival's Last Day Was Cancelled Due To Drug Fatalities

New York's Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced yesterday that he does not blame Electric Zoo organizers (Made Event) for the drug-related deaths and illnesses of last weekend's festival but rather the festival-goers who took the drugs.

Electric Zoo Cancelled After Two Drug-Related Deaths, Four Overdoses, 31 Drug-Related Arrests and a Report of Sexual Assault

The organizers of Electric Zoo cancelled the last day of the festival after two concertgoers died, another was sexually assaulted and several others were placed in intensive care. Officials believe that the two deaths and many of the illnesses were ...

Top 5 Labor Day Weekend U.S. Music Festivals

The Top 5 U.S. Music Festivals taking place Labor Day Weekend are Made in America, Electric Zoo, Northcoast Music Festival, Sun City Music Festival, Bumbershoot Festival

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