Memorial weekend is finally here and festivals will be blooming across the country. Of these, Sunset Music Festival 2015 is going to be taking over the House scene. With three stages and a lineup that spans across Saturday and Sunday, Florida is going to be dancing past the sunset.
Taking place at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Sunset Music Festival has a lineup with talent that is across the board and headliners that have made SMF bigger than ever before. Skrillex, Tiesto and Armin Van Buuren are only the tip of the iceberg. For two days, three stages will be raving with euphoria. What sets this festival apart from the others is the perfectly curated group of artists playing at each stage each day.
The Horizon Stage seems to be the rebellious stage. On the first day of the festival, attitude will surfacing the speakers with sets from Cashmere cat, Tchami, Bixel Boys, Destructo, Trippy Turtle, SNBRN and Mija alongside a few others. Closing off the day will be Duke Dumont. Known for his extraordinary sets featuring original tracks, Duke Dumont will be a definite favorite. The stage will continue with tropical, funky vibes on Sunday as it features tropical house and deep house artists. Good artists to catch will be Viceroy and Sam Feldt. Both artists will bring your sensed to a deserted beach leaving you with a tangy taste in your mouth.
The Eclipse stage is going to be bringing the best of both world each day. Saturday will be a full trance lineup with artists from State of Trance such as Marlo and Andrew Rayel. Look out for Astrix, who mixes psychedelic sounds with euphoric fast paced melodies, creating a whole new experience for trance lovers everywhere. Morten is another trance artist that will take you to another level of euphoria and intimacy. On the other hand, Sunday will be led off by all the bass you can find in Tampa. Flosstradamus will be starting mosh pits, Keys n Krates will be making everyone twerk and HeadHunterz will get the Hard lovers excited. Key artist to check out at this stage will be Sub Focus and Kove who will inevitably get everyone dancing to smooth vocals and drum-n-bass followed by Meaux Green for everything caked up.
The main and biggest stage, the Sunset stage, will be showcasing the best house lineup you will be able to find this year. With big names such as grammy award winner and Miami resident Cedric Garvais, fans near these speakers will have no choice but to keep moving at all times. To finish off the first day will be Skrillex and then Tiesto, an interesting mix to say the least. The second day will be hosting dance anthems from artist such as DVBBS, The Chainsmokers and Showtek. The night will be closed by legendary Armin Van Buuren.
Expecting a year unlike any other, SMF has a few new commodities for its visitors. For T-Mobile users, a separate and faster entrance is being exclusively set up along with a VIP upgrade for the first 35 people in line. Another new addition will be several meet and greet locations throughout the days that will allow attendees to meet artists such as the Bixel Boys, Oliver Heldens, Solarstone, Thomas Jack, Sam Feldt, and Slander. The venue will be having several cooling station , including a cool down maze and several shaded spots to keep the fans safe from the Florida heat. With all the dancing expected, this will probably be the best spot in the venue.