Mersiv performing in the round at Mission Ballroom in 2023

Mersiv Announces First Annual “Cinco de Mersiv,” A Vibrant Cultural Celebration at Mission Ballroom

This May 5th, Mission Ballroom will host a vibrant celebration of culture with “Cinco de Mersiv.” Spearheaded by electronic music innovator Mersiv, known offstage as Anderson Benoit Gallegos, this event promises to blend his Pretty Dark Loud music with a heartfelt tribute to his Mexican heritage, offering a unique Cinco de Mayo celebration.

  • Announcement: Tuesday, April 16 at 10:00 AM MST
  • Presale: Starts Tuesday, April 16 at 10:30 AM MST (Code: CINCO)
  • General Onsale: Begins Wednesday, April 17 at 10:00 AM MST
  • Tickets available at:

Hosted alongside his cousin, Adrian Gallegos, the festival aims to honor their heritage through music, dance, and vibrant community interactions. The festivities begin with the MorFlo Takeover Block Party at Mission Ballrooms outdoor area, featuring sets from Mersiv and notable artists such as OG Nixin, Venture 5 b2b Dream Pusha, and Sonrizas.

The event also features a vibrant Mexican market on the plaza, complete with authentic food stalls offering tacos, churros, and exclusive dishes like Onhell’s acclaimed homemade salsa. The festivities are enhanced by traditional face painting and live performances by a Mariachi band, enriching the cultural tapestry of the event.

“My cousin Adrian and I invite you to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with us at Mission Ballroom this May 5th! We aim to share the vibrant spirit of our Mexican heritage, creating an authentic celebration that resonates with all attendees.” – Mersiv

The evening transitions inside for a spectacular ‘In the Round’ performance by Mersiv, accompanied by rising talents such as FLY, Onhell, Green Matter, Evalution, and Blurrd Vzn. This lineup not only showcases the dynamic range of electronic music but also emphasizes the cultural roots shared by the performers.

READ: Mersiv Talks Pretty Dark Loud, The Power of Expression Through Music

Before this event, fans can catch Mersiv at his Journey 2 Mars performance at Red Rocks on May 4th, 2024, setting the stage for a memorable weekend of music and celebration. Secure your tickets and join the festivities here:


Franz Hilberath is a writer, publicist, artist manager, and editor/founder of MP3 MAG. Franz's passion for telling creative's stories began as a journalist with local and national newspapers (Creative Loafing, USA Today), magazines (Marquee, Man of the Hour), and blogs (, CULTR). His byline spans live event coverage, music reviews and interviews with innovators such as ODESZA, Marc Rebillet, RUFUS DU SOL, Lee “Scratch” Perry, GRiZ, & SOFI TUKKER. Today, as an independent publicist (Franz.mp3), Franz has represented true creatives and esteemed labels such as Zeds Dead (Deadbeats), Gravitas Recordings, Mersiv (MorFlo Records), Night Tales (Ultra Records), Of The Trees (Memory Palace), Justin Jay (Fantastic Voyage), Meduso, KHIVA, RaeCola, THRASHA and more.