Tag: Cannes

Les Plages Electroniques Drops Second Phase For World-Famous Cannes Beach festival

The 13th edition of Les Plages Electroniques takes place on August 10th, 11th and 12th across the newly designed site of Palais des Festivals. Previously announced names include Agoria, Amelie Lens, Jamie Jones, Kölsch, Sven Väth and many more. Now, phase two brings with it international stars like Damian Lazarus, Jax Jones, Recondite, The Blaze, Haute (live), Henri PFR, Solstice and more. 10 – 12 August | Les Plages Électroniques | Tickets | Cannes

Les Plages Électroniques Returns To Cannes’ Palais Des Festivals Over 3 August Days

After a 12th edition in 2017, Les Plages Électroniques returns August 10 – 12 to the beautiful beach of La Croisette, Cannes. Spread across the beach of the Palais des Festivals, the festival Les Plages Electroniques brings a line-up including international names from the house and techno world with Techno legends like Frenchman Agoria, plus Cocoon label head Sven Väth. Then Belgium’s rising star Amelie Lens, as well as Hot Creations and Paradise boss Jamie Jones. Then there is Kompakt’s Kölsch, with plenty more from Boris Way, Hungry 5 feat. Worakls, N’to & Joachim Pastor, Joris Delacroix (DJ Set), Marst, ... Read more

Party Report: Les Plagues Electroniques

Les Plagues Electroniques is an annual gathering on the beautiful beaches of Cannes, most famous for hosting the Film Festival. After the terrorist events of last year just down the road in Nice, this year’s gathering had an extra special feeling of togetherness and resilience right from the off. It mixes up both big name stars as well as local artists and of course is a great platform off which to explore the local area. The main stage is right on the Mediterranean Sea so has breathtaking views that change as day turns to night. With the Marina off to ... Read more

Promoter Interview: Les Plages Electroniques

Once again this summer, 35,000 people will descend on a beach in Cannes for a dance music festival that brings together a wide array of house and techno styles form plenty of big name acts. The whole festival has a strong community feel that finds people rallying together after the tragic events just down the coast in Nice last year. Playing will be All Day I Dream label and party boss Lee Burridge, Paul Kalkbrenner, techno icon Nicolas Masseyeff, American Behrouz, Citizen Kain, a back to back from Lunar Disco aka Kate Elsworth and Nico, and a live show from ... Read more

Stream Mia Hansen-Løve’s Daft Punk Inspired Film ‘Eden’ Now

Finally, after over a year on the international festival circuit, from Cannes to New York Film Festival to Sundance, Mia Hansen-Løve’s acclaimed independent film ‘Eden’ is available to stream online. The French produced independent film traces a fictional DJ (based on Hansen-Løve’s ow brother, Sven) who traverses the 1990s French filter house scene, with a career directly coinciding with non other than Daft Punk. In fact, the robots themselves make a cameo appearance, alongside many others. Needless to say, the soundtrack may be the real star of the film, with Daft Punk graciously licensing their music, as well as house ... Read more