The hugely popular European dance festival, Creamfields, is delivering a U.S. version to Long Island, NY (9/1) and Las Vegas (9/29) this September. Fatboy Slim, the Crystal Method and Orbital will headline America's first installment. Also appearing will be Underworld DJ Darren Emerson, Stereo MC's, Uberzone, Richie Hawtin, Pete Tong, Josh Wink, Photek, Max Graham, Scott Henry, Scott Hardkiss, Scanty Sandwich and the Dub Pistols.
DJs Timo Maas, Tall Paul and John Aquaviva will play sets at the NY show, while the Basement Jaxx, Sandra Collins and DJ Dan will be in Las Vegas.
More acts, along with ticket information, will be announced later this month, organizers said. Creamfields in the U.K. has been staged since 1998, and attracts roughly 50,000 attendees.
This year's U.K. fest will be held August 25 at the Old Liverpool Airfield in Liverpool. Fatboy
Slim, Gorillaz, Paul Oakenfold, Carl Cox, Sasha, John Digweed, Paul van Dyk, Goldie, Seb
Fontaine, Judge Jules and Pete Tong are among the artists scheduled to appear.