Held every Halloween weekend,Â The Voodoo ExperienceÂ is one of the best and largest music festivals held in New Orleans.Â Last year, Voodoo had an overwhelming response to their dedicated electronic dance music area LE PLUR. This year sees a strong response to that popularity, and a massive increase in EDM’s presence.Â DeJa Voodoo is VerbotenÂ is a 3 night series of Official Voodoo After-Dark Parties (the onlyÂ officialÂ after parties offered), featuring world-renowned DJ’s performing extended sets from midnight til 6am at some of New Orleans most legendary music venues.Â Sets will come fromÂ Cassy, Claude VonStroke, Craig Richards, Danny Howells, Deniz Kurtel, Lee Burridge, Maya Jane Coles, Soul Clap, Tanner Ross, Three, Voices of BlackÂ andÂ Wolf+Lamb.Â Bottom line is, if you are in New Orleans this Halloween for Voodoo, please go and see these amazing DJ’s. Click Read More to hear about the entire festival and the amazing lineup.
This Halloween, Verboten descends upon the Big Easy for a long weekend of music, art and debauchery atÂ THE VOODOO EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY STEPHEN REHAGEÂ in New Orleans. Based on the overwhelming response to its dedicated electronic dance music areaÂ LE PLUR, the festivalÂ continues the dance marathon withÂ DEJA VOODOO IS VERBOTENÂ after parties from electronic artists who are appearing as part of the VOODOO line-up.
Throughout VOODOOâ€™s Halloween weekend celebration–Friday, October 28, Saturday, October 29 and Sunday, October 30–some of worldâ€™s top underground talent will perform at the fan favoriteÂ Le PlurÂ area includingÂ Cassy; Claude VonStroke; Craig Richards; Danny Howells; Deniz Kurtel; Lee Burridge; Maya Jane Coles; Soul Clap; Tanner Ross; Three; Voices of Black; andÂ Wolf+Lamb.Â As the VOODOO EXPERIENCE wraps every night, these acts will then appear at historic New Orleans venues on Friday @ The Howlinâ€™ Wolf, Saturday and Sunday @ Republic, as part ofÂ DeJa Voodoo is Verboten, a three-night series of official VOODOO After-Dark Parties with world-renowned DJ’s performing sets from midnight-6:00 AM. For more info, please go to:Â www.djvoodoo.com.
2011â€™sÂ THE VOODOO EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY STEPHEN REHAGEÂ inÂ New Orleansâ€™ City ParkÂ will feature its traditionallyÂ eclectic line-upÂ including a variety of exclusive U.S. festival appearances fromÂ SoundgardenÂ andÂ Blink-182
; performances from the recently reunitedÂ Raconteurs,Â Steve Angello, the original members ofÂ X, plusSnoop Dogg, TV On The Radio, Fatboy Slim, Girl TalkÂ and many more.
The 2011 VOODOO line-up as of September 15, 2011 is as follows:Â Soundgarden; Blink-182; The Raconteurs; Steve Angello, The Original Meters; Snoop Dogg; TV On The Radio; My Chemical Romance; Fatboy Slim; Girl Talk; Dr John and the Lower 911; Social Distortion; Cheap Trick; Mastodon; X; Odd Future; Major Lazer; Z-Trip; Ray Davies; Fitz and the Tantrums; Kreayshawn; A-Trak;Â Ozomatli; Portugal. The Man; City and Colour; Mates of State; Fishbone; Soul Rebels Brass Band; Gordan Gano of the Violent Femmes and The Lost Bayou Ramblers; Members of Morphine and Jerry Lyons; Bonerama featuring Dave Malone of the Radiators; Ani DiFranco with Ivan Neville & Herlin Riley; Daedelus; Dirty South; Givers; Mike Relm; The Travelin’ McCourys featuring Keller Williams; Blind Pilot; The Wombats; Peelander-Z; The Sheepdogs; Bangerz; Star Eyes; Bobby Rush; The Stone Foxes; Red Baraat; The New Orleans Bingo! Show; Morning 40 Federation; Cassy; Claude VonStroke; Craig Richards; Danny Howells; Deniz Kurtel; Lee Burridge; Maya Jane Coles; Soul Clap; Tanner Ross with Voices of Black; and Wolf+Lamb.
VOODOOâ€™sÂ annual musical celebration is on display through its three unique performance areas: Â Le PlurÂ – VOODOOâ€™s electronic dance music space which celebrates an amazing list of electronic talent from around the world;Â Le RitualÂ – where the main stage worships the music of the worldâ€™s most renowned artists; andÂ Le Flambeauâ€™sÂ two performance spots (Preservation Hall Tent and the WWOZ Stage) which honor the roots and history of New Orleans music and its inspiration on others.Â Each of VOODOOâ€™s individual performance areas is enhanced by the use of interactive art set amid City Parkâ€™s lush lagoons, bayous and one of the largest collections of mature oak trees in the world.
Tickets for theÂ 2011 VOODOOÂ are available now viaÂ www.thevoodooexperience.
comÂ utilizing Elevateâ€™s easy online shopping experience–with helpful customer service–that allows buyers to print their own tickets.Â A limited number of pre-sale tickets are available through June 8 at these prices:Â three-day weekend GA tickets are $150; LOA Lounge VIP three-day pass are $425 and LOA Lounge VIP three-day pass with parking are $475.Â In addition, concert-goers can utilize theÂ VOODOO EZ PayÂ on any ticket purchase over $300.Â EZ Pay now features two equal layaway payments–the first deduction will be made the day of purchase with one subsequent payment 30 days later.
Tickets for theÂ DeJa Voodoo is VerbotenÂ official VOODOO After-Dark Parties are available atÂ http://bit.ly/
DejaVoodooPRelease.Â Tickets inclusive of entry to the VOODOO EXPERIENCEÂ andÂ the After Dark parties are available for $250 (General Admission) and $290 (VIP). To attend theÂ DeJa Voodoo by VerbotenÂ partiesÂ ONLY, 3 Night Party Passes are available $80 (General Admission) and $99 (VIP).
In addition, VOODOO has again partnered with the Marriott New Orleans in the Historic French Quarter offering concert-goers a special $149 per night VOODOO rate.Â Details can be found at:Â http://bit.ly/nbAXn8.Â Other special hotel rates at a variety of Marriott locations throughout New Orleans are available on VOODOOâ€™s travel page atthevoodooexperience.com.
More information about this yearâ€™s VOODOO can be found atÂ www.thevoodooexperience.com
Â or via the official VOODOO app, which can be downloaded for free via theÂ iTunes StoreÂ and theÂ Android Market.Â 2011 partners include Bud Light, Toyota, Red Bull, Fuse TV, Garnier, and American Spirits Natural Tobacco.
Verboten, launched in Brooklyn in 2007 is a leader in the Electronic Dance Music scene, attracting the best international DJ talent and a discerning international crowd of hipsters, and music fans alike to their more than 75 annual events across the U.S. and Mexico.Â Verboten also functions as music curators, promoters and event producers, bringing brand awareness and volume to venues and events throughout the year.Â More info can be found at:Â www.verbotennewyork.com.