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A niche New York festival, Elements Music & Art Festival celebrated its fifth-anniversary last weekend.

With superb sets, immersive art, and a charismatic crowd, it was one for the books. There was a lot to love about the independently organized festival, but 7 elements really stood out. 

1. An eclectic lineup featuring acts like Bassnectar, Snakehips, Emancipator, Jade Cicada, SNBRN and Justin Jay. A solid mix of earth-shaking bass, infectious house, and chill-out sounds.

Bassnectar NYC - Elements 2018

2. Getting old school rave vibes dancing in an abandoned warehouse. Plus that gorgeous canopy.

Warehouse

3. Dancing by the waterfront on a cloudy summer evening

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4. Listening to house music from the Dirtybird Players surrounded by silos. Gritty, industrial, groovy.

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5. Awesome, interactive art from emerging NYC artists

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6. Relaxing at the wellness tent. Offering calming activities like yoga, meditation, and sound baths, it was the perfect place to get away and unwind. 

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