Krewella Named First EDM Act For Vevo Lift Series


Krewella, the Chicago-based electronic trio has been named to be VEVO‘s first EDM artist to participate in LIFT, an emerging artist program.  The program will allow fans to get to know more about Krewella through exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes footage over at

krewella Krewella Named First EDM Act For Vevo Lift Series

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To start their run on the LIFT program, Krewella made their video “Pegboard Nerds Remix” available for fans to view here, today.  Not only that, but they’ve also announced the second leg extension of their recently sold-out ‘Get Wet or Die Trying’ tour.  The tour includes the group’s two performances at SXSW this past week and a special performance at the upcoming Ultra Music Festival.

Krewella‘s energetic and wild performances will be highlighted by the LIFT program.  Their fan base, known as “The Krew” will be excited to know that with VEVO LIFT, they’ll not only get to see exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes footage, but also a look at Krewella in the studio as they work on their debut full-length release due out this year.

The electro-pop act are break-out stars and have been nominated for two International Dance Music Awards.  Demand for Krewella‘s music has hit festivals like this year’s SXSW, Ultra Music Festival, Firefly, and Spring Awakening.  They even broke onto the Billboard Hot 100 chart off their #1 Dance single Alive.   It’s off their six-song EP Play Hard, which skyrocketed to #1 on the Beatport charts upon its release and it’s video, released last December has over 4 million views.  Check it out after the jump.

Krewella’s ‘Get Wet or Die Trying’ tour dates include the following:

3/16       South Padre, TX                UME

3/17       Miami, FL                             Ultra Music Festival

3/19       Miami, FL                             Liv w/Benny Bennassi

3/20       Atlantic City, NJ                   Harrah’s Pool

3/21       Miami, FL                            Sirius XM w/Calvin Harris

3/23       Miami, FL                            Ultra Music Festival @ Bayfront Park

3/29       Edmonton, AB                    Share Center Conference

4/17       Boston, MA                         Royale

4/18       West Lafayette, IN              Life in Color

4/26       Lawrence, KC                    Life in Color

4/27       Columbus, MO                   Life in Color

5/2         Madison, WI                       Orpheum

5/3         Atlanta, GA                         Opera

5/4         Cleveland, OH                    Life in Color

6/16       Chicago, IL                         Spring Awakening

6/21       Dover, DE                          Firefly Music Festival


SOURCE: Sony Music, Columbia Records

Krewella Named First EDM Act For Vevo Lift Series