Dance acts announced for second day of MTV Crashes event in Coventry

MTV has revealed the first acts which will perform on the second day of MTV Crashes Coventry in May.

Thursday, 14th April 2016, 10:57 am
Updated Thursday, 14th April 2016, 10:58 am
Pete Tong

The Chainsmokers, Pete Tong and Wilkinson will all play Club MTV at the Ricoh Arena on May 28 with more names still to be announced.

New York DJ duo The Chainsmokers exploded onto the scene in 2014 with the party hit #SELFIE.

Since then, the pair have been making a name for themselves in the electro house and EDM worlds with their wild antics, hilarious personalities and unique productions ahead of the release of their album which is due to be released later this year.

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The pair said: “We cannot wait to get out on the MTV Crashes stage in Coventry - it’s going to be huge.

“We always try to make our sets fresh, different and exciting - this show will be no exception.”

Ground-breaking BBC Radio 1 DJ Pete Tong has held a commanding presence over the industry for more than two decades, possessing an unparalleled ear for new talent which has established him as a true icon of the electronic music scene.

He said: “Sharing a stage with some of the most exciting up-and-comers in electronic music is going to be incredible - bring it on.”

The Chainsmokers

Having collaborated with the likes of Ed Sheeran, Chase & Status and Katy B, Wilkinson has fast established himself as one of the most exciting DJs of the moment.

With awards for Best Single, Best Album, Best Video, Best Producer and Best Live Act at the National Drum & Bass Awards in tow, the London producer is gearing up to release his second album in 2016.

All acts will follow the likes of Chase & Status, Fleur East, Tom Odell and Kaiser Chiefs, who will play on day one of the event on May 27.

Individual day tickets cost £10 with combined tickets also available.


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The Chainsmokers