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Electric Daisy Carnival Promoter Sues L.A.

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Pasquale Rotella is comparing it to "Footloose." In the movie dancing is banned, but here in Los Angeles, his company got the boot from the city of Los Angeles for a concert he had scheduled for October. Rotella's Insomniac, Inc. organized the Electric Daisy Carnival, which ended in hundreds of injuries and the death of a 15 year-old-girl and prompted local politicians to discuss how to approach permitting rave events in the future.

On October 30th, the company scheduled a concert featuring Tiësto, a Grammy-nominated DJ whose performed 5 sold-out L.A. shows in 2008 and 2009, according to Rotella.