Category: Festivals

Must-Attend Festivals And Events In Barcelona This Year

Photo by Pexels / The Pixabay License Located along the Mediterranean Sea, Barcelona is the second largest city in Spain (Madrid is the first). The city is renowned worldwide for its incredible art and architecture. But it’s also known for its beaches, sunny weather, restaurants, parks, museums, and football team — to name a few. Thus, it’s no secret that Barcelona is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city with a lot to offer, no matter your interests — it’s a hot destination for international tourists, clubbers, and poker players alike. And it also has a killer selection of music festivals. Here ... Read more

SXM Festival Returns To The Caribbean Island Of Sint Maarten

Yesterday, SXM Festival, underground electronic music’s Caribbean getaway, has announced the phase one lineup for its March 13-17 return to the island of Sint Maarten. Set within the iconic beaches, nightclubs and spectacular villas of the island, SXM Festival will once again offer global party-goers a week of world-class house and techno programming in an exotic setting. The 2019 event will welcome headliners like Marco Carola, Apollonia, Guy Gerber, Dubfire, and groove-driven house icon Axel Boman. The event’s return comes at a pivotal moment for the island of Sint Maarten which was left in need following a series of 2017 hurricanes. SXM Festival ... Read more

Dekmantel Announces First Round Of Artists For Dekmantel Selectors 2019

Dekmantel Selectors announces its return to the leaf grounds of The Garden Tisno, for their 4th edition, inviting plenty of extraordinary DJs from all corners of the musical, and physical, world. The capacity of the Croatian getaway stays untouched at a mere 2000, and will take place from the 22nd – 26th of August 2019. Selectors is known as the intimate end-of-summer get together thrown by Amsterdam’s Dekmantel; an action-packed marathon where sun, sea and soundsystems make up the foundation for a week’s worth of music. Head-turning DJs joining the cast in 2019 include Italian wizard Donato Dozzy, The Loft disciple ... Read more

EPIZODE³ Reveals Full Line-Up

EPIZODE³ completes its lineup with [a:rpia:r], Craig Richards, Guti, Pan Pot, Peggy Gou, Steve Lawler, Thomas Melchior and more. Breath-taking Epizode³ – one of the most exciting music and art festivals in the world, is set to take place in Vietnam’s blissful island of Phu Quoc, from December 28th 2018 till January 8th 2019. The captivating festival now completes its lineup, with more than 70 names added on the bill including a wide array of planetary house and techno icons, such as [a:rpia:r], Binh, Craigh Richards, DJ Stingray, Guti, Ion Ludwig, Maayan Nidam, Michael Mayer, Pan Pot, Peggy Gou, Petre ... Read more

What Happens When 30 People Live Jam On A 10.000-Year-Old Hill Overlooking Oslo

10.000BC, a small, winding path leading up the Ekeberg is being travelled by hunters & gatherers. Fast forward a rough 12.000 years and this same road now leads up an extra 115m of elevation and is now being travelled by festival revellers who follow the luring soundwaves of Oslo’s only electronic music festival; Sommerøya. Situated on the side of the Ekeberg, overlooking Oslo with seemingly endless sunsets accompanying its diverse line-up of local and international artists. Boutique Festival Sommerøya is comparatively small. It has 2 stages close to each other. One main stage, and one with the focus on the ... Read more

With Limited Tickets Left, Loveland Puts Final Prep On First Two Day Amsterdam Festival Event

This weekend, Loveland Festival returns to Amsterdam’s Sloterpark for its 14th event. With the addition of a Sunday bill, the festival’s newly launched second day is only for those who also attend the first day. This first day of Loveland traditionally features six stages in its patented open-air setting with each stage representing different sounds from across the electronic spectrum. Day Two will cut down this number, creating an even more harmonious vibe as the festival goes deeper into the tunes and is accompanied by this loyal crowd to fully connect artists and audience on all levels. Hurry though, as ... Read more

Oasis Festival Completes 2018 Lineup With Sasha, Joy Orbison, Hot Since 82 & More

With its final wave of names, Oasis Festival 2018 has shaped itself into an essential date on the international festival calendar. Joining the previously announced names like Avalon Emerson, DJ Koze, Honey Dijon, Mount Kimbie, Peggy Gou, and The Black Madonna across the 14 – 16 September event will now be Boo Williams, Cinthie, Hot Since 82, Joy Orbison, rRoxymore (live), Sasha and Unes. If that weren’t enough, the festival’s cultural offerings also expand, with The Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden (MACAAL) and new area ‘Welcome to the Kingdom’ set to showcase the very best of Morocco’s contemporary ... Read more

Movememt Torino Finalizes 2018 Lineup With Ellen Alien, Lone & Wajeed

Movement Torino is fast approaching and now its final line-up has been completed. Across the 12 – 13 October event at the vast Lingotto, the latest additions are BPitch Control label boss Ellen Allien, Magicwire‘s Lone (live) and Detroit house and hip-hop talent Wajeed (live), who will join previous names like Jon Hopkins, Nina Kraviz, The Martinez Brothers, Joseph Capriati, Amelie Lens, Charlotte de Witte, Derrick May, Levon Vincent, Solomun, Underground Resistance, DJ Bone and plenty more. Find the remaining tickets and all information on Movement Torino 2018 below. 12 – 13 October | Movement Torino 2018 | Tickets | ... Read more

First Names Announced For Vietnam's EPIZODE 3 Include Nina Kraviz, Seth Troxler & Ricardo Villalobos

The third edition Vietnam’s Epizode Festival will take place from 28 December to 8 January 2019 on Phu Quoc, providing a perfect setup for this NYE musical holiday across its epic 11 day run. Bringing some the world’s biggest electronic music acts to Asia, supported by the finest local talents, the first round of confirmed headliners includes Nina Kraviz, Praslesh, Ricardo Villalobos, Seth Troxler, Sonja Moonear, and Zip. These instantly reconizable names will be joined by Philipp Gorbachev, Denis Kaznacheev, Sofia Rodina, Ouissam, Hibiya Line, Rifain, Sinju Hargun, and Dott.

[Report] Back To Africa With Fairground Festival, Black Coffee & Âme

Going to Africa for a dance music festival is quite a big experience, an ultimate experience. We had the chance to attend the 3rd edition of Fairground Festival in Tunisia last weekend. We fly from Paris to Tunis for a 3 hour flight, Imene is at the airport to greet us with a big smile. From there we go on a ride to Sousse, 2 hours away from Tunis by car. We check in in our fancy hotel and after enjoying the pool most of the day the next day, Friday, we can finally take the road to the Eco ... Read more

Into The Valley Adds Floating Points, Hunee, DJ Seinfeld Amongst Second 2018 Lineup Names

As previously announced, Into the Valley festival 2018 will take place in Andalusia, Spain. Evolving through the years, the next chapter of the Into the Valley experience will be the Andalusian coast of Spain where Castillo Sohail will be the centre for the daytime programme curated across three stages open from noon until 23h. Now, the next wave of Into the Valley’s artist linuep has been announced, which you can see below. New additions included Floating Points, Hunee, Larry Heard, DJ Seinfeld and more. 28 – 30 September | Into the Valley 2018 | Tickets | Andalusia, Spain

Set Between The Catalan Sea & Mountains, Fort Festival Welcomes Maceo Plex, Mano Le Tough, Jeff Mills Amongst Second Edition Lineup

Set inside a medieval fort in the beautiful Spanish coastal town of Tossa De Mar, Fort Festival brings its second edition in October 2018. With full views of the Mediterranean, this space that dates back to the middle ages was declared a National Historic and Artistic Monument back in 1931 and is the only example of medieval fortifications this well preserved on the Catalan coast between Barcelona and the French border. At Fort Festival, a handful of innovative electronic artists, attendees are guaranteed a unique sensory experience that combines audiovisual presentations and avant garde music. The year, Fort Festival has ... Read more

Movement Torino Returns With New 2018 Dates; Announces Jon Hopkins, Nina Kraviz, Solomun & More

Movement Torino is back once again, and with brand new dates for 2018, 12 & 13 October. The sister festival to Movement Detroit will play host to Jon Hopkins, Nina Kraviz, The Martinez Brothers, and Joseph Capriati. They’ll join the likes of Amelie Lens, Charlotte de Witte, Derrick May, Levon Vincent, Solomun, Underground Resistance, DJ Bone, Cosmo (live), KiNK (live), Francesco Tristano (live) with more to be announced. Once again the venue is Lingotto, which will be divided into different ranging arenas, Each transformed with stunning production and sound. Early bird tickets are available now and find all the information ... Read more

Klassified Brings Its Music Festival & More To French Riviera With Audiofly, Blond:ish, Damian Lazarus

This 21 & 22 July sees Klassified return with their annual music festival, Klassified Music Festival & More, to the sprawling, natural outdoor amphitheatre at l’Oppidum du col d’Eze.. Just 10 minutes from Nice and 8km from Monaco, some 3,000 electronic music lovers from around the world will be greeted by panoramic views of the Azure Mountains and Mediterranean Sea. More than a music festival, the event will couple its selection of musical acts with a full program of activities including yoga, live painting, slow food, organic delicacies, Reiki, shops for accessories and natural products, and a full workshop timetable ... Read more

DHA Favorites To Go No Sleep Novi Sad

Set at the southernmost trench of EXIT Festival’s unmistakeable Petrovaradin fortress, No Sleep Novi Sad is itself a festival within a festival going, as the name says, all day and all night from 12 – 15 July. Located in a deep trench behind the fortified Arena, No Sleep Novi Sad is literally at the most far out point of the entire festival, both in location and atmosphere. Across its 4 days, fabric, Arma 17, The Bunker NY, and Goa Club will each curate a respective day with many of DHA’s favorite artists joining the festivities. Amongst them, make sure to ... Read more