As more and more concert goers don pacifiers and Deadmau5 ears it's an undeniable fact that the electronic dance scene is exploding, as proof by the inaugural run of EDC this past weekend in New York.

Electronic experiences are fun, but different. Trust me when I say that you'll see things at a Skrillex show you wont see at anywhere else. If you've been, you know. If you haven't, check out the list below for what to expect.


1. An excessive amount of: Face paint, wigs, tutus, furry boots, fishnets, body paint (primarily on the boob area), and generally whorish costumes often coordinated among groups of friends

2. An endless line of people asking if you’ve seen their friend Molly

3. A longer wait for water than beer

4. Dudes seizing, I mean dancing, I mean seizing?   

5. Hundreds of people who recently went from being Dave Matthews’ biggest fan to being Dub Step’s biggest fan - You can track this evolution on their Facebook Page

6. More people worried about finding their friend Molly

7. Billions of non-UV rated sunglasses with shit written on them like ‘Party with Sluts’ and ‘Bass Face’

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9. Where’s Molly?

10. 99% of people in attendance having a genuinely great time