When Sunset Music Festival released its initial lineup last week, the festival had three big headliners: Marshmello, The Chainsmokers and Excision. But, SMF quickly reuploaded the lineup with the slot previously occupied by The Chainsmokers blurred out. Many fans wondered if The Chainsmokers would end up playing, but it appears that won’t be the case. Sunset posted an apology on their Facebook page, prefacing the announcement of two new headliners: Rezz and Illenium.

SMF Announcement

Dear Festival Fans & Supporters,From the very beginning of Sunset Music Festival, we have strived to combine a love of…

Posted by Sunset Music Festival on Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Rezz and Illenium join Marshmello and Excision to headline this year’s SMF in Tampa, Florida. The additions make perfect sense: Rezz is already playing Movement the same weekend, and Illenium is playing EDC Vegas the week before. The festival takes place during Memorial Day weekend on May 26-27 at the North Lot of the Raymond James Stadium. This year’s lineup also features Alan Walker, Ekali, San Holo, Zomboy, Whethan and more.

Check out Sunset’s two headliner announcements below:

SMF is extremely proud to announce REZZ is the newest addition to SMF’s headliners for #SMF18. Please welcome the…

Posted by Sunset Music Festival on Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Adding to last week’s Sunset Music Festival talent announcement, SMF is proud to announce Illenium will join the 2018…

Posted by Sunset Music Festival on Wednesday, April 4, 2018


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