Insomniac‘s trance and progressive festival Dreamstate SoCal will return November 17-18, 2023, and the lineup just dropped for this euphoric event.
Headlining this year’s edition are a host of trance legends alongside promising newcomers and rare international names on the West Coast.
Historic favorites will headline like 20-year veteran duo Cosmic Gate, 90s trance staple Ferry Corsten, celebrated pioneer Paul Van Dyk presents SOLIKIEN, Craig Connelly B2B Factor B, plus a slew of incredible global artists from the historic genre.
John O’Callaghan and Giuseppe Ottaviani will also go back-to-back alongside innovative psytrance creatives like Astrix, Infected Mushroom, Khromata, Liquid Soul, and Vini Vici.
Not to mention multi-faceted tastemakers Andrew Bayer, Armin van Buuren, Gareth Emery, Jerome Isma-Ae, Lane 8 B2B Yotto, Matt Fax, and Pretty Pink.
Dreamstate will also highlight the overlap between hard trance and techno with highly sought-after producers Fatima Hajji, Indira Paganotto, Key4050 (Bryan Kearney and John O’Callaghan), Klangkuenstler, Maddix, Mauro Picotto, and Shlømo.
In 2023, Dreamstate will move away from its previous home at the NOS Event Center to the Queen Mary Waterfront in Long Beach, the home of this year’s Day Trip and one of Insomniac’s new venues.
Tickets to Dreamstate SoCal 2023 go on sale Friday, July 14 at 12PM PST on their website here.
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