"What began as a spontaneous event for friends and neighbors outside the label's Philadelphia headquarters and grew in 2 short years to the largest block party in city, the MAD DECENT BLOCK PARTY is nothing short of a legend. Now in the event's 3rd summer, Mad Decent has teamed with Diesel and JELLY to bring the MAD DECENT BLOCK PARTY magic across the country! Starting in Philadelphia and traveling to New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago over 4 consecutive Saturdays from July 31st to August 21st, the MAD DECENT BLOCK PARTY promises banging music, carnival games, yummy food, super secret guests and all for FREE!"The NYC show will take place at South Street Seaport. More details below...
DIPLO AND MAD DECENT EXPAND INFAMOUS PHILLY BLOCK PARTY TO CITIES ACROSS THE COUNTRY!
DIESEL AND JELLY JOIN FORCES WITH MAD DECENT TO PROVIDE FREE ALL AGES EVENTS IN PHILADELPHIA, NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES AND CHICAGO
MAD DECENT ARTISTS MALUCA, BOSCO DELREY, PO PO AND PAUL DEVRO TO PERFORM IN EACH CITY PLUS SPECIAL SURPISE GUESTS REVEALED WEEKLY ON MADDECENTBLOCKPARTY.COM
"Our third year running, we now have an amazing opportunity to venture outside of Philly and make these the craziest block parties yet!" -Diplo
Mad Decent family Maluca, PO PO, Bosco Delrey and Paul Devro bring solid rock to the block in each city and are joined by today's hottest talent for a party you won't soon forget. Expect unique location performances from Diplo, Theophilus London, Kid Sister, The Deathset, Ninjasonik, Freddie Gibbs, Das Racist, Gaslamp Killer, Blaqstarr, Dirty South Joe & Flufftronix, DJ Sega, Eli Escobar, Ghetto Division, Max Glazer, Mike B, Nadastrom, Oro11, Total Freedom, Willy Joy, Brick Bandits, Brendan Bringem, plus SURPRISE GUESTS
Mad Decent and Diesel partner for the first time since Diplo served as judge on the 2004 Diesel U Music initiative. Mad Decent brings the talent heat and Diesel adds their own brand of playfulness to the events including Friday instore pre-parties with complimentary beverages, Diesel dunk tanks at each location, and the invention of the Diesel Dollar ie "money" that can buy you anything onsite from block party VIP access to Mad Decent merch to custom air horns-dollars available to anyone who swings by the store during the Friday pre-party!
Add in national partners JELLY, AMP, Veoba, Sixpoint Craft Ales, R5 Productions, The Hide Out, South Street Seaport and MFG Productions, and you've got a party dream team that just won't quit.
Check our maddecentblockparty.com for daily updates and be sure to be on the lookout for the first location's lineup, coming your way this Monday!
Outside the Mad Decent Mausoluem
531 N 12th Street between Spring Garden & Green Streets
August 7th-New York
The South Street Seaport
August 14th-Los Angeles
Outside Lot 613
613 Imperial St between 6th and Jesse Streets
Outside The Hideout
1354 West Wabansia Street