To wrap up a week full of artists from around the world being added to the Digital Dreams lineup, the team has added a number of the city of Toronto's finest to the bill. Here are five reasons why the city of Toronto is one of the most vibrant scenes worldwide when it comes to dance music. Get your tickets...
First up is Andy Ares. The Embrace resident will be right at home on an all-star lineup. He's performed alongside some of the top talents in the world, and will bring his infamous trance sound to the mainstage.
Bass music master Hydee will be returning to Digital Dreams again this year. He's a recognizable figure around the city when it comes to dubstep and drum and bass, and this summer he'll be moving between genres with ease on the Digital Dreams stage.
Jelo is a veteran of more than two decades of djing in Toronto. His talents are expressed best live, with shows that span the range of electro, progressive, techno, and things that you wouldn't necessarily expect to fit. That's the beauty of a Jelo set, you never really know what's next.
Daniel Dubb has established himself as one of the rare talents that really feels what has always made house music something that draws people from all walks of life. Whether in his live show, or his original tracks, or infamous remixes his focus is on an uplifting experience for the dance floor.
DJ Lush has gone from a young junglist discovering a whole new world of electronic music, to an influential veteran. With his precision in the mix comes room to explore a variety of genres until they mutate into a sound like no other dj you've heard before. From house and garage into drum and bass, there's no holding Lush to just one sound...
Sidney Samson and Eva Simons have so much more than just a progressive house anthem on their hands. The single on Spinnin' Records has an emotional element that can grab you and your attention rather suddenly. For a split second you'll feel like you're in a crowd of thousands at a festival. The song slowly builds up feverish intensity and where many tracks of this genre can be predictable, this one inject the profoundly intimate songwriting of Eva Simons.
The smartest dj's on the festival circuit will keep this one close for those rain or shine moments.