Thu, 24 Oct 2013  /  2 Comments
A new venue called Beatclub has opened in central Amsterdam.2 Comments
Beatclub is partnered with prominent streaming platform BE-AT.TV, meaning that live and recorded streaming will be one of the venue's main priorities. The two-story club features two dance floors, both fully equipped to provide content for BE-AT.TV, and an Avalon sound system. By the looks of things, house and techno will be Beatclub's genres of choice, having hosted the likes of Steve Lawler, Joseph Capriati and Darius Syrossian over the ADE weekend. While full lineup details for the coming months are still to be finalised, promoters have stated that Julian Perez, Detroit Swindle and Danish producer Martinez are among the acts locked in for appearances.
Wed, 16 Oct 2013  /  1 Comment
The lineup for December's Valhalla Festival in Amsterdam has been revealed.1 Comment
Valhalla will be held on Saturday, December 21st, at the Amsterdam RAI, a complex that hosts several large-scale raves each year. Numerous stages will accommodate the 50-plus names locked in so far, with representatives from across the house and techno spheres on the bill. Robert Hood will play live as Floorplan, while Hamburg producers Tensnake and Solomun come as part of the small German contingent. Tommy Four Seven, Space Dimension Controller, The Revenge and Prins Thomas will also play, while Eats Everything and Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs are locked in for a back-to-back set. As you might expect, Valhalla's lineup has significant local presence. Amsterdam staples San Proper, Melon and Tom Trago are among the Dutch natives set to appear.
Thu, 10 Oct 2013  /  3 Comments
To celebrate five years of operation, Amsterdam label Field Records will be throwing two Field Sessions parties before the end of the year, headlined by Portable and Anthony Parasole.3 Comments
The first night will be held across the two rooms of Chicago Social Club on November 9th. South African-born producer Alan Abrahams, better known as Portable or Bodycode, has been enlisted to perform a live set, while Belgian Hotflush Recordings-signee Locked Groove will DJ. Field Records four-piece ESHU, G-String, Ma Spaventi and SYS complete the lineup. The party will then head to Doka on December 7th, and will be soundtracked by breakthrough New York producer Anthony Parasole and Dutch acts Newworldaquarium and Artefakt.
Tickets to both nights are available here and here.
Thu, 03 Oct 2013  /  1 Comment
Studio 80 will throw a series of ten parties over the course of ADE, split across two venues: Studio 80 and Warehouse Elementenstraat.
This year's Amsterdam Dance Event will run from Wednesday, October 16th through Sunday 20th. Five events will take place at the Studio 80 club, as DJ Sneak opens proceedings with a I'm A House Gangster takeover on the Wednesday night. Gregor Tresher's Break New Soil imprint will host the Thursday night, inviting the likes of Petar Dundov and Extrawelt to perform live. A three-way collaboration between Terminal M, 100% Pure and Bla Bla will man the Friday, with label bosses Monika Kruse, 2000 and One and Daniel Sanchez co-headlining. Saturday sees Watergate team up with Suol, before Secretsundaze round out the series, with Roman Flügel, Amir Alexander and John Daly all performing.
Home to Amsterdam's celebrated Multigroove parties 20 years ago, the Warehouse Elementenstraat has been revived and transformed into a party space. In conjunction with Timewarp and Welcome To The Future, Studio 80 will host five parties there across ADE, including showcases from Loco Dice on Thursday, Ricardo Villalobos on Friday and Laurent Garnier on Sunday.
Tickets to all Studio 80 and Warehouse Elementenstraat events are available here on RA.
Oct 16 Dubfire presents SCI TEC X Warung X D.Edge, Warehouse..1 Comment
Oct 16 I'm A House Gangster - ADE Special, Studio 80
Oct 17 Break New Soil (ADE Special), Studio 80
Oct 17 Loco Dice & Friends, Warehouse Elementenstraat
Oct 18 Ricardo Villalobos & Friends, Warehouse Elementenstraat
Oct 18 100% Pure X Terminal M X Bla Bla (ADE Special), Studio..
Oct 19 Chris Liebing presents CLR, Warehouse Elementenstraat
Oct 19 Watergate X Suol - ADE Special, Studio 80
Oct 20 Secretsundaze - ADE Special, Studio 80
Oct 20 Welcome to the Future presents Laurent Garnier, Wareho..
Thu, 03 Oct 2013  /  Post a comment
Modeselektor, Ricardo Villalobos & Max Loderbauer and Nathan Fake will appear at REWIRE Festival in The Hague next month.Post a comment
Due to take place on November 8th and 9th, REWIRE's focus spans both dance floor-floor friendly music and more experimental fare. The former will be taken care of by Space Dimension Controller, Traxx, dBridge and headliners Modeselektor. The heady stuff will be served up by two-dozen-strong contingent of internationals that includes RVNG Intl.'s Julia Holter , Holly Herndon and Stellar OM Source, Nils Petter Molvaer & Moritz von Oswald, Roly Porter and The KVB. Intergalactic Gary and Still Serious Nic will represent on the local front.
This year, the festivities will move from The Hague's Rond De Energiecentrale district to the city centre. As in the past, visual art will feature prominently, this time via an exhibition curated by Amsterdam's Juha van‘t Zelfde.
Thu, 19 Sep 2013  /  3 Comments
Time Warp Netherlands has revealed the lineup for this year's festival.3 Comments
The Dutch edition of the longstanding Mannheim one-dayer will celebrate its fifth anniversary at the Jaarbeurs in Utrecht on Saturday, December 7th. As ever, hard-hitting techno will form the basis of the festival, with Sven Väth, Magda, Pan-Pot, Chris Liebing, Marcel Dettmann, Loco Dice and Nicole Moudaber all playing. The likes of Art Department, Mano Le Tough, Mathias Kaden, Robert Dietz, Nick Curly and Subb-an will cater to housier tastes, with Karotte, Monika Kruse, Steve Rachmad and Dirt Crew affiliate Dominik Eulberg also featuring. Live performances will come from Gregor Tresher, Paul Ritch and Tripeo. Doors open and 8 PM, with the party running through until 7 AM.
For more of an idea of what to expect, check out the trailer video below:
Thu, 19 Sep 2013  /  Post a comment
Dekmantel has outlined details of four parties taking place during this year's Amsterdam Dance Event.
Fresh from holding two summer festivals—Lente Kabinet and the first Dekmantel festival—the Dutch crew will return with a series of parties at the MC Theater, kicking off on Thursday, October 17th, and running through until the 20th. First up is a Crew Love bash on the 17th with Soul Clap, Wolf + Lamb and an eight-hour set from Prins Thomas and Todd Terje. This will be followed by a bash on the 18th with Omar-S, Joy Orbison, Midland, MM/KM (AKA Mix Mup & Kassem Mosse) and crews representing Hessle Audio (Ben UFO, Pearson Sound and Pangaea) and L.I.E.S. (Ron Morelli, Steve Summers, Delroy Edwards).
The 19th sees Nina Kraviz and Moodymann joined by some Dekmantel Records alumni—Vakula, Makam and this week's RA podcasters, Juju & Jordash—before things wrap up on the 20th with an Ostgut Ton showcase featuring Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Steffi, Luke Slater as L.B. Dub Corp, Function, Tama Sumo, Ryan Elliott, Answer Code Request and more.
Tickets to the parties are available here on RA.
Oct 17 Dekmantel ADE - Crew Love + Todd Terje vs Prins ThomasPost a comment
Oct 18 Dekmantel ADE - Joy Orbison, Omar S, Hessle Audio & L...
Oct 19 Dekmantel ADE - Nina Kraviz, Moodymann, Bicep & Vakula
Oct 20 Dekmantel ADE - Ostgut Ton Showcase with Ben Klock, Ma..
Wed, 18 Sep 2013  /  1 Comment
Tom Trago, Conforce and Legowelt are among the 11-strong contingent of artists due to make an appearance at Clone, Delsin and Rush Hour's Trouw takeover at ADE.1 Comment
Clone x Delsin x Rush Hour will go down across Trouw's two levels, and it puts a number of high-profile Dutch acts under one roof. Delta Funktionen will join Conforce in flying the flag for Delsin, while A Made Up Sound, Serge, Alden Tyrell, Serge and Gerd will be throwing down for Clone. Antal, The Hague-based American Xosar and Bulgarian live act KiNK complete the lineup. It kicks off from 10 PM on October 18th.
Tickets to the party are available here on RA.
Wed, 11 Sep 2013  /  2 Comments
Droid Behavior will stage their Interface party in Amsterdam as part of ADE next month.2 Comments
It's the 44th edition of the event, which has featured artists like Marcel Dettmann, Surgeon and Speedy J in a number of cities over the years. (Droid Behavior's home base of Southern California has seen the bulk of them.) Drumcell, perhaps the most famous of Droid's residents, will head up this Amsterdam edition, which is co-presented by Dutch promoters Reaktor. Fellow Droid heavyweights Audio Injection (AKA Truncate), Raiz, Luis Flores and DJ Hyperactive round out the bill, and Reaktor resident Sinfol is on opening duties. The party will tak place at the Rhone Warehouse on Amsterdam's west side.
Thu, 15 Aug 2013  /  7 Comments
Visionquest have revealed details of their 2013 ADE showcase.7 Comments
The party will take place at the two-room Roest Warehouse, starting at 10 PM and finishing at 6 AM. Seth Troxler, who recently opened his own BBQ joint with Ryan Crosson in London , will be on hand for his only performance at ADE. He'll be joined in Room One by Visionquest cohorts Crosson and Shaun Reeves, with Benoit & Sergio and William Kouam Djoko rounding out the lineup. Room Two will host a One Records takeover, with Subb-an, Adam Shelton, John Dimas and Boris Werner locked in.
Viewing 11 - 20 of 210 news articles