February 20 2017
Voted the #1 DJ in the world in the DJ Mag Top 100, Dutch superstar Martin Garrix has today announced he will be playing Pacha Sydney at ivy on Saturday, 11th March in his only club show on his upcoming tour of Australia. Garrix is set to return to Australia in March supporting Justin Bieber on his national stadium tour, with tickets to this exclusive Pacha show on sale today via www.pachasydney.com.
Backed by Scooter Braun, Garrix has become one of electronic dance music's youngest superstars, amassing a chart-topping, high-streaming musical legacy along the way. The young producer has made both Billboard's prestigious "21 under 21" as well as Forbes' "30 under 30" list, he won a MTV European Music Award for Best Electronic Act, holds the #1 position in the DJ Mag Top 100 and has collaborated with superstars like Usher and Ed Sheeran.
Garrix burst onto the scene in 2013, releasing his breakthrough single "Animals" while he was only 17 years old. The track hit #1 on the UK charts, achieved platinum status in Australia and double platinum sales in the US. To date "Animals" has garnered more than 170 million streams on Spotify and almost a billion views on YouTube. Having subsequently linked up with such heavyweights as Tiësto, Afrojack, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Dillon Francis, Sander Van Doorn and DVBBS, this who's who of collaborators set a spotlight on Martin's avant-garde studio prowess. Garrix's 2016 single "In The Name Of Love" with Bebe Rexha has had close to half a billion streams on Spotify, reached the top 10 of the ARIA Singles Chart with double platinum sales, plus platinum sales in the US. Garrix continues his run of hit singles in 2017 with his latest release, "Scared To Be Lonely" featuring Dua Lipa, already hitting the top 20 on the ARIA Chart.
Playing soundtracks to such prestigious festivals as Coachella, the main stage at Ultra Music Festival, Tomorrowland, Amsterdam Music Festival, Electric Daisy Carnival and Australia's Future Music Festival in 2014 and 2015, plus residencies at nightclubs like Omnia Las Vegas and Ushuaia Ibiza, Garrix's sound has become ubiquitous around the world.
Joining Garrix at this one off show will be LA DJ/producer Party Favor. Having remixed big names like Dillon Francis, Diplo, Major Lazer and Flosstradamus, Party Favor's chart topping productions 'Bap U' and 'Booty Loose' have both clocked up millions of streams on Spotify and SoundCloud.
with special guest Party Favor
Saturday, 11 th March 2017
Tickets on sale now from www.pachasydney.com