Jun 23 2015
DON’T MISS OUR 8 FAVORITE ‘NON MAIN STAGE’ ACTS OF E.FOREST:
With Electric Forest just days away, we decided to clue you in to the acts that we know will knock your socks off. Remember to venture away from main stage and explore the depths of what E. Forest has to offer. Below we selected our 8 favorite ‘non main stage’ acts of the festival:
8. ALISON WONDERLAND
Sunday – 5pm-6pm – Tripolee
This will be our first time seeing the Australian born music producer. Known for her futuristic sounds and forward thinking productions, Alison Wonderland is quickly making a big name for herself teaming up with artists like Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips on her single “U Don’t Know” while playing a packed schedule of festivals and shows. Alison Wonderland is sure to be here to stay. Don’t miss her set on Sunday!
Saturday – 11:30pm-1am – Forest Stage
Branx is bringing his funky tunes to the Forest as part of the LowTemp Curated event alongside Freddy Todd, Gibbz, & Russ Liquid. Taking his crunchy sounds and vibrant bass licks, Branx is going to lay down the boogie on Saturday, so don’t miss it!
Thursday – 11pm-12am – Forest Stage
Friday – 1am-2:30am – Silent Disco
Saturday – 3pm-4:15pm – Tripolee
Sunday – 3:45pm-4:45pm – Tripolee
This year is the year of jackLNDN. Dominating a full Summer itinerary of giant music festivals, the young producer has 4 colossal sets scheduled at Electric Forest. You can also catch Jack at the Electric Glen talking about ‘The Perfect Remix’ at 6pm on Friday with Vaski and illenium.
5. MR. CARMACK
Thursday – 6:30pm-7:45pm – Sherwood Court
If you don’t already have Mr. Carmack penciled in on your schedule, than you’re doing it wrong. Part of the Future Classic curated event alongside Lido, Waveracer, Goldlink, Flume and others, Mr. Carmack is ready to give the speakers in Sherwood Court a workout. Hype follows Mr. Carmack and you better believe that his E Forest set will be one of the wildest of the weekend.
4. RUSS LIQUID
Saturday – 2am-3:30am – Forest Stage
Leading the LowTemp curated event with Freddy Todd, Gibbz, & Branx, Russ Liquid is prepping to unload some horn fueled funk on the Forest crowd. The chill vibes will be at an ultimate high when this West-Coast music maker takes the stage.
Thursday – 9:15pm-10:15pm – Jubilee
If you caught Brodinski at Movement last May, you know what’s in store for the E Forest crowd. Easily the ‘coolest cat’ on the lineup, Brodinski is going to unleash some madness upon the new Jubilee tent. Part techno, part hip hop, and all badass, Brodinski is going to put the Electric in Electric Forest. Get ready for some intense shit.
Sunday – 7:45pm-9pm – Jubilee
Come find some love in the Jubilee tent for Exmag on Sunday. Guaranteed to be the sexiest set of the weekend, Exmag is ready to make you fall in festy-love. Bringing the hot guitar sounds together with the smooth synths, Exmag is going to set the groove bar high.
1. FREDDY TODD
Saturday – 10pm-11:30pm – Forest Stage
The Detroit born and Cali based glitch hop wizard is returning to Michigan for a very special set in the Forest as part of the LowTemp Curated event alongside Branx, Gibbz, & Russ Liquid. Freddy is going to instantly transport you from Rothbury into interstellar space bringing you on a wild ride through the cosmos and back down just in time for the next act. Tune in to Freddy Todd on Saturday and vibe the F out!
In conclusion, at Electric Forest, no matter where you are, you’re going to have a blast. Hang loose, and keep an open mind/ear to new experiences and artists. The lineup is incredible this year as always, so be sure to wander and find sounds that are unchartered to you. Have fun, be safe, and lookout for your fellow foresters. See you in the forest!