Labor Day is finally here, and it’s looking like it’s going to be a beautiful weekend by the beach for this year’s Pacific Festival in Newport Beach. A “new musical experience at a seaside venue,” Pacific Festival aims to offer a festival experience unlike any other that you’ll find this holiday weekend, as the location is absolutely unique and the producers have curated talent this year to specifically cater to a beachside vibe. As you might have noticed, we’ve changed up the event flyer to highlight our favorite dance acts that will be performing this Sunday, so to see the full lineup as well as information on the PRE and AFTER PARTIES happening Saturday and Sunday nights at Detroit bar, read on…
Tickets available for purchase HERE. ($5 off with ‘GDD’ discount code!)
Our friends from Orange County, FiFiNASTY, are at it again after recently playing our VERSUS party, as well as Pacific Festival back in August. They just released a downloadable hour long mix that is packed exclusively with original productions. It’s an excellent listen that will take you through a dark & danceable journey with plenty of bass. Check it out and give back with a “like” on their Facebook page.
For those of you that were lucky enough to catch Fred Falke‘s set at Pacific Festival in Orange County this year, you’d probably say that he was an easy top 3 performance of the entire day. Unfortunately, I was at the merch booth slanging out tank tops and t-shirts, so I only got to catch about 10 minutes of his auditory delight, but that longing will be fulfilled this Friday as the Berlin-born, France-based producer comes to the Avalon alongside fellow French Touch master, Lifelike, and a live performance from Anoraak. Leave your fist-pumping homies at home for this one.
Please RSVP names to JONAH@GOTTADANCEDIRTY.COM to be on our discount guestlist for the evening. All names must be submitted by 5:30PM on Friday.
$15 before 11PM
9:30-11:00PM : Social Cues
11:00-12:00AM : Anoraak (Live)
12:00-1:30AM : Lifelike
1:30-3:00AM : Fred Falke
3:00AM-Close : Social Cues
Amazing video of ’8:08 At The Beach’ at Pacific Festival in August.
With less than 2 weeks to go before the highly anticipated 2nd annual Pacific Festival at Oak Canyon Ranch in Orange County, you lucky GDD™ faithfuls can now know how to plan your afternoon and night on Saturday, August 13th. Yes, we are spilling the beans first, and we are grateful to have been a supporting partner of this picturesque summertime festival since the first Pacific Festival just one year ago. From humble beginnings, the Pacific Festival has blossomed into what we believe will be one of the best annual US summer festivals, and with a lineup like this, you’d be hard-pressed to disagree.
So read up and plan out kiddos, and make sure to pick up your tickets as soon as possible HERE.
As we draw closer to this year’s PACIFIC FESTIVAL we are happy to be bringing you all sorts of new free music from the artists as well as ticket giveaways to the show! Check what we got for ya here….
The OC based duo FiFiNasty have just released their full length album ‘Fringe Element’ – available today on iTunes. To get fans and Pacific Festival-goers hyped on the release and for their performance, they are giving away a free 3-track promo EP that features singles from the full length album. If you haven’t seen these guys perform, the uniqueness of their music is in their live production of recreating each track. Grab the zipped package below, and check out the tuneage for yourself!
Southern California’s most scorching music festival is drawing near…only a month to go until Pacific Festival is upon us. And what better way to help you countdown the days than with the sounds of the Pacific Festival 2011 Official Promo Mix put together by Gotta Dance Dirty’s favorite sunstreakersaRod + ///BONES! Let our mix not only serve as your guide to the Pacific Festival vibe but also as the soundtrack to every skinny dip, every pool party + every romp under the beach blanket you have this Summer.
TRACK LIST: AROD: Led Zeppelin – All of My Love (Slow Hands Remix)
Cordova – Paradigm
Goldroom – Morgan’s Bay
Human League – Sky (Plastic Plates Remix)
Toro Y Moi – New Beat (Fare Soldi “CantaTu” Remix)
Sneaky Sound System – We Love (James Curd Remix)
Breakbot – Fantasy (AB’s Return to Disco New York Mix)
Justin Faust – Girl Talk (GLOVES Remix) • Interlude • BONES: Viceroy – Sunny Daze (Original Mix)
Stevie Wonder – Do I Do (U-Tern Edit)
The Glass – Four Four Letter (Black Van Remix)
Tensnake – Something About You (Original Mix)
Julio Bashmore – Battle For Middle You
Danny Daze – Your Everything ft. Louisahhh
Pryda – With Me (Original Mix)
EXCLUSIVE: Shout out to our good buddy GLOVES for letting us shed the first light on his new remix of Justin Faust track ‘Girl Talk.’ The EP is due out this month, so be on the lookout for this beach bomber!
TICKET GIVEAWAY: Wanna win a pair of tickets to the Pacific Festival? Head over to the GDD Facebook page, and where this mix/post is published: • Leave a comment mentioning (@ tagging) Pacific Festival + another friend • Tell us what your favorite track is on the mix!
= The winner will be selected @ random THIS WEEKEND!
This year we are amped to be joining forces once again with our good buddies in Collaborative Media and Dim Mak to bring you the 2011 Pacific Festival in Orange County. The makings of the answer to a ‘SoCal Outsidelands’, the Pacific Festival is putting together the perfect balance of summer music now in a proper location for all festival-goers. With a relocated festival site to Oak Canyon Ranch (recent location of Lightning In A Bottle) and a full day of music starting @ 10am, this year’s Pacific Fest is gonna show off the true summer festival atmosphere in its deserved setting. Getting a huge boost from last year, the 2011 lineup is staggering (Just find your favorite groove makers below):
FULL LINEUP INFO, PROMO VIDEO, TICKET GIVEAWAYS and FREE TRACKS after the jump!Continue Reading