Electric Escape Presents: U4RIA with Ben Nicky
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Electric Escape presents
// U4RIA //
a feeling or state of intense excitement and happiness.
at Forbidden City
200 Princes' Blvd
19+ to attend with valid Gov't ID.
SUPER LIMITED EARLY BIRD TICKETS GO ON SALE - Wednesday February 19th @ 7pm on www.electricescape.ca
We are delighted to announce the next instalment in our newest series of events in Toronto called U4RIA: Trance Collective
This series will feature top tier international acts from all sub genres within trance, all in a more intimate setting, with longer set times and no corners cut in regards to "the experience".
Toronto, this series is for you. Trance Family, we hear your words and are responding to your requests. It is with great pleasure that we present to you, one of the busiest, and most-booked acts in the electronic dance music scene today, BEN NICKY as he makes his return to Toronto for a special set inside Toronto's newest venue, FORBIDDEN CITY.
// BEN NICKY //
Over the last couple of years Ben Nicky has become one of dance music’s busiest and strongest selling DJs in the world. Racking up over half a million air miles last year alone, selling out major global iconic venues on his own plus regularly featuring on the world’s largest festival line ups including Tomorrowland, EDC, Ultra Music Festival, Creamfields, Paradiso, Spring Awakening plus many more.
His recent releases have been signed to Mad Decent, Ultra & Spinnin’ Records with his musical style cleverly crossing a full spectrum of genres including Trance, Psy Trance, Techno, Hardstyle, Bounce to name just a few.
"Ben is the bad boy of dance?." - Armin van Buuren
Ben Nicky is without a shadow of a doubt the stand out, record-breaking star on the global trance scene. Having catapulted himself into the limelight to transcend well beyond the genre and tattooing his mark on the scene and outselling his peers to become one of the most sought-after globe trotting artists and online celebrities, with his social media interac-tion and viral videos second to none! Ben?s unique yet recognizable brand which is sported by waves of adoring fans at his shows worldwide has made him stand out from the pack with his interaction from his young excitable fanbase being one of the key contributing factors to this meteoric rise through the ranks, becoming a firm headline artist, selling out his solo shows across the globe and break-ing ticket sale records in key markets worldwide from the UK right across to Australia! Ben?s well constructed, open format DJ sets keep his audience locked in, fusing together well known classics with current drops and sounds in his unique Headf**k mashups, with plenty of twists and turns, yet making it very dance floor friendly, appealing to the masses and turning each set into a unique audio experience. His viral videos from these encapsulating performances rack up millions of views online, shared across all social media platforms so that he is ever present on your timeline, remind-ing you of the power and global reach of the Ben Nicky brand! With his diary undoubtably the busiest in the trance scene, 2017 will see Ben perform at every major festival worth its salt including Tommorrowland, EDC Las Vegas and Cream-fields, as well as selling out key venues including Marquee in Sydney and Las Vegas, Avalon in Hollywood, Amnesia in Ibiza and Ministry of Sound in London, not forgetting his first are-na show at the SSE arena in Belfast Northern Ireland to over 9000 people this October! Ben has already oversold many household names to take command of new territories in the likes of Northern Ireland where he has become an icon to his young fanbase, bringing waves ofnew generations into the scene! Ben?s hit singles such as?Anywhere? and ?Hectic? have been signed to the biggest labels onthe planet including Ultra, Spinnin, Armada, VANDIT Records and more with chart topping genre crossing remixes for the likes of Jauz, W&W, Audien, Will Sparks and Paul van Dyk his tracks are supported across all key global radio shows and stations from BBC Radio 1 to Siri-us XFM. Ben Nicky?s online and offline entrepreneurial skills have pushed him into the upper eche-lons of world class DJs. If you?ve not yet been introduced to Ben Nicky?s sound then you?ve got to ask yourself just one thing: why not?
// DEECEE //
One of Toronto's Upcoming Electronic Artists and Rising Stars was a former resident of the Hoxton and from the Embrace Presents DJ roster. Currently residing at Toybox Toy Factory Fridays and NOIR inside Rebel for INK Entertainment/INK Events, Nvision Trance Events at Coda, House Thursdays at Escobar Toronto, Special Trance Events at Club 77, and After Hours Events at Vertigo Toronto. DEECEE has been making his mark on the Canadian Festival Circuit as well with appearances at VELD Music Festival, Dreams Music Festival, Dreamstate Vancouver, U4RIA Trance Festival, True North Music Festival, Ever After Music Festival, Electric Island, and the London Block Party.
Electric Escape's Resident DJ
INTOK Ent.'s Resident DJ
TICKETS GO ON SALE WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 19TH @ 7PM EST AT www.electricescape.ca