Rave Doctor - THE DOCTOR’S NOTES

Good Vibes Warm the Sole

Good Vibes Warm the Sole

  Why should you be a festival junky? It’s easy, peace, love, unity, respect (PLUR). We have all fallen in love with a movement. Festivals are a...
How To: Electric Daisy Carnival - EDC Las Vegas

How To: Electric Daisy Carnival - EDC Las Vegas

Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, better known as EDCLV, is upon us! In fact, it’s less than a month away! Over the last year you may be have b...
GOING TO A RAVE | MUSIC FESTIVAL ALONE

GOING TO A RAVE | MUSIC FESTIVAL ALONE

WHY YOU SHOULD TRY A MUSIC FESTIVAL BY YOURSELF… We all love music festivals but have you ever considered going without the squad? Going to a music festival alone is not for everyone but it just might be for you. Take a chance, you might be surprised at how much fun you have. My do’s and don’ts for going alone to a fes...
IN DEFENSE OF BAD DANCING

IN DEFENSE OF BAD DANCING

Why You Don’t Need to be Self-Conscious on the Dance Floor O.K., so you can’t quite tear it up on the dancefloor like Flynt Flossy: Does that mean you should steer clear of showing off your moves at next weekend’s EDM showcase? Of course not! My first line of defense if I’m feeling a little self-conscious about going...
THE FESTIVAL CHECKLIST

THE FESTIVAL CHECKLIST

GOING TO A FESTIVAL? REVIEW THIS CHECKLIST FOR FREE TIPS AND GREAT STORIES! This checklist has been compiled after countless adventures. Before I get started, forgetting many of these items could ruin your time if you let it.
HARM REDUCTION

HARM REDUCTION

3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) combined with dancing, a hot crowded environment and not drinking enough or to much water, can become a deadly mix, sometimes resulting in heatstroke. A small dose of MDMA can raise body temperature one degree or more and inhibits the body’s thermoregulation, increasing probability of heatstroke. 
10 TIPS FOR YOUR FIRST CAMPING FESTIVAL

10 TIPS FOR YOUR FIRST CAMPING FESTIVAL

It’s that time of the year again! The birds are chirping, the wind is blowing, and the sun is shining. For some, summer is that glorious 3-month period of time with no school, homework, or responsibilities.
BREAKING THE ICE THROUGH RAVING MENTORSHIP

BREAKING THE ICE THROUGH RAVING MENTORSHIP

As Bruce Lee once said, “Don’t think; feel!” I was sure feeling it the other day at the LA Exchange on Friday, where DJ Isaac and Headhunterz cooked up some home-made beats and tracks!
7 FESTIVAL HACKS

7 FESTIVAL HACKS

Festivals are tough. Multiple days of dancing can really take a toll on your body. Then add camping into the mix and you are basically fighting for survival.

    EDM PROBLEMS: 10 THINGS THAT EVERY FESTIVAL GO-ER HAS STRUGGLED WITH

    EDM PROBLEMS: 10 THINGS THAT EVERY FESTIVAL GO-ER HAS STRUGGLED WITH

    Conflicting set times. Trying to catch your favorite DJ at 10:30 but your bestie wants to see a different artist at the same time? Trust me, we’ve all been there. 
    5 MUST HAVES FOR SUNNY FESTIVAL DAY

    5 MUST HAVES FOR SUNNY FESTIVAL DAY

    With summertime comes festivals, and with festivals comes responsibility. It is so easy to overlook the necessities for sun protection when we are all looking forward to spending our days mingling on the dancefloor. 
    TIPS AND TRICKS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

    TIPS AND TRICKS FOR AN INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

    Happy festival season, music explorers!  This year was packed with surprises for music and partying of all sorts.