Building in the inaugural success of 2008, New York company Famous Friends has announced the line-up for their second annual Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF), going down in August.

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Spanning over two stages, indoor and out, BEMF will be feature some of today’s brightest dance artists. It isheadlined by The Juan Maclean (live) and also feature Young Love, Jupiter One, Adventure, Shy Child, Home Video, Free Blood, Awesome New Republic as well as dozens of other DJs and performers.

Famous Friends will be announcing a very special surprise guest headliner via Twitter ( on the day of the show.

BEMF is an all-day event for emerging and established dance artists celebrating the vibrant music scene found in the city of New York. The festival will bring together New York’s veterans and up-and-coming talent, along with some special out of town guests, and will be held on August 8th in Brooklyn at the Old American Can Factory.

In addition to music, the festival will offer a free open bar courtesy of Pabst Blue Ribbon from 4 pm – 6 pm. Advance tickets are going $25, via their website at

RJD2 will not be performing as previously announced.

The full line-up is as follows:

  • The Juan Maclean (live)
  • Young Love
  • 33hz
  • Shy Child
  • Designer Drugs
  • Jupiter One
  • BELL
  • Free Blood
  • The Cloud Room
  • Home Video
  • Adventure
  • Codebreaker
  • Kap10kurt
  • Awesome New Republic
  • The American Dream Team
  • Roxy Cottontail
  • Larry Tee
  • DJ Ayres
  • Finger on the Pulse DJs
  • Viking
  • Flashmen
  • Jubilee
  • Udachi
  • Purple Crush
  • Tayisha Busay
  • LEIF
  • Rude Crew (w/ Rude Bear!)
  • VDRK
  • Subdrive
  • Galbis
  • Free Magic
  • Chaz & Jason Pants (Palms Out Sounds)
  • Terror Dactel
  • Charlie Tippie
  • Gavin Royce
  • Kids with Snakes