Meltdown Music Festival 2013


American Red Cross to receive $10,000 donation from Meltdown Music Festival

Posted: May 16, 2013 Comments:

American Red Cross to receive $10,000 donation from Meltdown Music Festival

American Red Cross to receive $10,000 donation from Meltdown Music Festival to assist West, Texas fertilizer plant explosion victims.

Meltdown Music Festival leadership announced today that the festival will donate $10,000 to the American Red Cross for disaster relief in West, Texas, where a fertilizer plant explosion killed 14 and injured approximately 200. The funds will help support disaster relief and recovery in West Texas, as well as disaster preparedness in other communities in the Central Texas chapter.

Promoters Disco Donnie Presents and Full Access held Meltdown Music Festival, one of the country’s longest-running electronic music festivals, April 27 in at LaGrave Field in Fort Worth.

“Meltdown Music Festival is proud to support the Red Cross. We’re grateful to them for helping provide disaster relief to the West, Texas explosion victims and want to help ensure the organization is well supplied and prepared to assist,” said Disco Donnie Presents CEO Donnie Estopinal.

The Meltdown Music Festival donation will go toward relief items, meals, shelter, health needs and emotional support for victims in the West, TX, which is still designated by the Red Cross as a disaster area. The donation will also support supplies for readiness to help the organization respond to disasters in surrounding communities quickly and efficiently.

“Each year the Red Cross responds to tragedies like we have recently seen in West, Texas. We also give comfort and hope to individual families suffering from a single-family home fires. A gift to the disaster relief fund means the Red Cross will always be there to deliver vital help when disaster strikes. We are very grateful to Meltdown Music Festival for their generosity and support,” American Red Cross Regional CEO, Marty McKellips said.

“Bringing people together through music has been our vision from day one and I am extremely thankful that we can put those ideas into direct action via the Red Cross,” said Jeremy Word of Full Access.

The Meltdown Music Festival donation check will be presented on Friday, May 31 at 10:30 a.m. the Red Cross office in Austin, Texas. For more information about Meltdown Music Festival, please visit

Contact: Evan Bailey
Communications Director, Disco Donnie Presents

American Red Cross to receive $10,000 donation from Meltdown Music Festival

About American Red Cross of Central Texas

American Red Cross is a neutral, humanitarian organization that provides relief to victims of disasters, and prepares people to prevent and respond to emergencies. Like all Red Cross chapters, the local chapter is self-sustaining and is funded by local contributions. All assistance to disaster victims and to members of the armed forces provided by the Chapter is free and made possible by voluntary donations of time and money by the people of local communities. Donations can be made at,, via mail to American Red Cross, 2218 Pershing Drive, Austin, TX 78723, or by phone at 512.928.4271 (American Red Cross of Central Texas).

About Disco Donnie Presents

Disco Donnie Presents (DDP) is an award-winning and recognized leader in electronic dance music event production. Since the company’s inception in 1994, DDP has generated over 10,000 live events, arena shows and outdoor festivals in the US, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. DDP, both on its own and through partnership, develops innovative, creative and strategic business opportunities in live entertainment. For more information, please visit

About NightCulture Inc.

NightCulture Inc., “Concerts that Change Your Life”, is a premier producer of live concerts and events. NightCulture operates in the following markets: Houston, TX, Austin, TX, Dallas, TX, San Antonio, TX, and Oklahoma City, OK. NightCulture is the first Electronic Music Company to trade in the public markets. NightCulture Inc. produces two branded music festivals a year, Meltdown Music Festival in Dallas, TX and Something Wicked Halloween Festival in Houston, TX.

You’re Invited to Meltdown’s Thank You Party!

Posted: May 2, 2013 Comments:

We’re still buzzing from last week’s Meltdown Music Festival. And judging by your tweets, it looks like you are too! We’re so grateful for all of your support, so we decided that we wanted to enjoy Meltdown with you a little longer! We would like to invite you to Meltdown Music Festival’s Thank you party […]

Meltdown Lost and Found

Posted: April 29, 2013 Comments:

Lost a personal item at Meltdown Music Festival? You still have a chance to locate IDs, cell phones, personal clothing items and more, starting this Monday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM at the LaGrave Field Ticket Office. LaGrave Field is located at 301 NE 6th Street, Fort Worth, TX 76164 or by calling 817-332-CATS (2287)

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Thank You Meltdown!!!

Posted: April 28, 2013 Comments:

Disco Donnie Presents, Full Access, and Prototype Industries would like to give an abundant THANK YOU to all who came out and supported Meltdown Music Festival this past weekend. Thousands of dance fans celebrated the highly-anticipated “We Are All Together” event making it the best Meltdown yet! As long as you, the music lovers, continue […]

Announcing Meltdown Music Festival’s Official Aftreparty with Carnage!

Posted: April 27, 2013 Comments:

Disco Donnie Presents, Full Access, and Prototytpe Industries would like to invite you to Meltdown Music Festival’s official afterparty at Lizard Lounge. Beginning when the festival ends (1:00 AM), the afterparty will feature Meltdown artist Carnage to deliver one more killer set before the event finally comes to a close. So enjoy Meltdown a little […]

Meltdown Gates Now Open!!!

Posted: April 27, 2013 Comments:

After a year of anticipation and days of setup, Meltdown Music Festival is finally here! The gates are open, the sound is kicking, and soon we’ll all be together. Get ready for a night full of amazing music, top-notch sound and lighting, surprises and thousands of friends dancing under the stars. Limited tickets are available […]

Meltdown Music Festival pledges donations to benefit fertilizer plant explosion victims

Posted: April 27, 2013 Comments:

Meltdown Music Festival’s mantra “We Are All Together” is taking on new meaning to festival organizers following the deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas last week. Organizers announced the festival will work alongside fans to offer assistance to the victims of the explosion, which killed 15 and injured more than 160 people. […]

Sound Off With Meltdown Artist Deniz Koyu!

Posted: April 27, 2013 Comments:

Meltdown Music Festival is overflowing with diverse talent ranging in age from all over the globe. Deniz Koyu might be the epitome of this statement. The young and extremely talented producing DJ making the heads of older veterans and newcomers turn. The German born Turk Deniz Akcakoyunlu was only five when his parents forced him […]

Meltdown Music Festival Guide and Reminders

Posted: April 26, 2013 Comments:

Another year of Meltdown Music Festival is just a day away. And with that, we have a few reminders to make sure you have a fun and carefree Meltdown experience. If you haven’t bought your ticket yet, don’t fret! We’ve got you covered. Tickets for Meltdown will be available at the door, but we highly […]

Meltdown Music Festival Sound Powered by L-ACOUSTICS K1

Posted: April 26, 2013 Comments:

We’re excited to announce Meltdown will now feature a full L-ACOUSTICS K1 stadium line array sound system. The K1, considered by many to be the finest sound system in the world, is truly a treat in sound. We’re sure you’ll hear (and feel) the incredible quality of the K1 throughout the festival. After 15 years […]