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Zomertuin Van Bret Builds A Green Oasis In The Urban Jungle With 4 Sustainable Events

A green oasis in a concrete jungle, Zomertuin van Bret is a group of entrepreneurs who have come together to create an event series with the slightest environmental impact possible. On August 11, 12, 18 and 19, there will be no soulless industry commercialism, rather a space for sustainability with several initiatives to reduce environmental impact from artist, promoter, and audience alike. The programme will consist mostly of Dutch acts including Dekmantel Soundsystem, Eefje de Visser, Gallowstreet, Tom Trago and Young Marco amongst many others, while its visitors are encouraged to reduce their environmental consciousness. Information and tickets on the ... Read more

Maceo Plex Launches Sub Label, Ellum Black With Second Mutant Series Installment

Maceo Plex is set to drop the second chapter of his Mutant Series, the first of which’s ‘Mutant DX’ was premiered by us recently. The new set of EPs is again characterised by the “techno mutation” concept, each of which come out via friend’s labels, as well as Maceo’s own during the course of 2018. “Mutant 2” will kick off Ellum Black, a new branch of Ellum focusing on the darker, more intellectual sound of the Techno spectrum. The package features two new cuts, the first – ‘Mutant Pulse’ – a collaboration with Dallas duo Paradigm Shift, while the flip-side ... Read more

Montreal’s Groj Returns To fryhide With Mesmerizing Second EP

Groj returns with his second EP on fryhide. His very unique cutting edge productions that balance between raw beats and emotional, mesmerizing melodies make it a very special release again. “To Know You” is an anthem for bigger stages and one of HOSH´s highlights in his sets throughout the last months. “To Know You” is NOW AVAILABLE of fryhide BUY Soundcloud Artist Page

Kiesgrube Welcomes Black Coffee

In the middle of summer, it usually can’t get much hotter, but then an artist like Black Coffee shows up and changes everything. On 8 July, Black Coffee will stop by the 2018 Kiesgrube season and join in on its ‘Wild at Heart’ ethos of the year. On the day, the South African super-DJ will inspire with his intense sound. Alongside Black Coffee will be 8-bit label boss Nick Curly and his his energetic house-sets, as well as Butch, a true master in setting emotional highlights, and Caleb Calloway. Make sure you get the few remaining tickets and find all ... Read more

HOSH & Groj Bring Latest fryhide Instant, ‘Jedi’

With “Jedi” fryhide introduces the next instalment of their successful INSTANT series with a collaboration by HOSH & Groj. “Jedi” is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide PRE ORDER fryhide fryhide Page

De Marktkantine Once Again Transforms Into Jungle Paradise, De Zomerkantine For 2018 Summer

Returning for another summer, De Marktkantine once again transforms into the jungle paradise of De Zomerkantine. Throughout the summer, esteemed names like Gui Boratto, Fritz Kalkbrenner, Skream, Joris Voorn, Secret Cinema, Miss Kittin, Prunk and many more will visit after that weekend’s festival concludes. On the season, 23 June sees Gui Boratto, Nick Elisabeth and Spaceandtime, with Benny Rodrigues and Michel De Hey all Night long on the 30th. In July, Tensnake, Skream, Miss Kittin, Extrawelt, Miss Melera, Samuel Deep, Chris Stussy will all be there, while August brings Oxia, Michel de Hey, Prunk, Joris Voorn and Jay Lumen, Secret ... Read more

SXM Festival Announces Its Triumphant Return To St Martin

After its 2018 cancellation due to the regional devastation caused by Hurricane IRMA, St. Martin’s premiere destination festival event, SXM Festival, has just announced its triumphant 2019 return on a fully renovated island. Set across its iconic beaches, nightclubs and spectacular villas, SXM Festival offers the global party elite a week of world-class House and Techno programming with the patented hospitable vibe and infrastructure of St Martin. In celebration, SXM Festival will release a limited batch of 200, five day discounted SXM Aficionado Passes on May 29 2018. They will include first access to extremely limited Boat and Jungle Party ... Read more

Tone Depth Returns To fryhide With "The Odyssey Part 2"

After the impressive Part 1, Tone Depth is back on fryhide with Part 2 of “The Odyssey” and, once again, leaves listener mouth wide open as he manages to raise the bar. A true master in the studio and booth, Tone Depth brings another expressive, authentic and emotional release. “The Odyssey Part 2” is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide BUY

Exploring The Grey Area Between Electronic & Acoustic, Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw Brings Isis & Mozes And Lövestad To Entrée Presents

Entrée Presents is a series where musicians are able to explore the grey area between electronic and acoustic music. In offering a famed stage to artists across genre, Entrée Presents aims to aid in the rise of electronic music as a full-fledged concert genre. On Friday, 15 June, Entrée Presents brings two very special live acts to Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw as Entrée Presents features Isis & Mozes and Lövestad. Isis & Mozes is an exciting new project that debuts live at Entrée Presents. The duo is made up of Amsterdam dance music veteran DJ Isis who combines talents with 18-year-old producer ... Read more

HOSH & Tim Engelhardt Deliver Latest Instant fryhide Release

With “Blinded” fryhide introduces the third part of the successful INSTANT series. A collaboration by HOSH & Tim Engelhardt. It´s a deep melodic journey with a theme that you don´t hear every day. The fundamental techno base makes sure it works at any time in night and day. “Blinded” is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide PRE ORDER fryhide fryhide Page

Amsterdam’s Tuition Free University Of The Underground Welcomes Peaches For Event Series Launch

Founded in February 2017 with the focus on global engagement with society as a whole, the registered charity and postgraduate educational space, University of the Underground, launches the first in its event series – Agora Club Happening on 27 June at De Marktkantine, The University of the Underground will welcome, amongst its guests for the event, board member Peaches who will explore various neurological landscapes through a series of environments before culminating in a collective act of celebration guided by a specialist hypnotherapist. Also on the evening will be the explosive sound clash of Sounds of Sisso who hails from ... Read more

Pacha Barcelona Welcomes Cocoon, Spectrum, Vagabundos & More For Off Week 2018

From Tuesday, 12 – Sunday, 17 June, 2018, Pacha Barcelona steps into to Off Week 2018 with a full slate of events. With debut brands and long term friends joining the festivity, the two cherries take 6 days to explore the full spectrum of underground electronic music at one of its major annual events. Pacha Barcelona Off Week debuts include UNER‘s multi sensorial Umamii (12 June) concept returning to its home city along with Andhim, Francisco Allendes, Gonçalo, and Solardo, and Joris Voorn‘s Spectrum (13 June) has Kölsch, Patrice Bäumel and B. Traits. Wednesday, 14 June sees Yousef‘s famed Liverpool ... Read more

Fango Returns With Full Length Sophomore Album ‘GEA’

After a steady stream of successful underground dance-floor stables via his Viscera EP series and last year climbing charts with his remixes, Fango returns with his second album titled “GEA”. “GEA” is a 10-track trip of eclectic electronica panning across various moods and tempos. Flexing his matured production credits, Fango fuses rock, disco and psychedelic influences, meticulously put together on his machines resulting in a spectrum of sounds to satisfy most palettes. With early fans of the release including Hunee, Mano Le Tough and Axel Boman to name a few, GEA is out now on Fango’s home label, Degustibus Music. ... Read more

Simao Brings About Latest fryhide EP With Kaleidoscopic 4 Track Package

Simao, fryhide‘s, London-based Portugese delivers his stunning new EP for HOSH‘s imprint. The “Submarine EP” features 4 cuts that continue in the fashion of his signature trademark sound; driving, fluent rhythms paired with emotive and hypnotic themes for a visionary and kaleidoscopic feel. “Submarine” EP is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide BUY Soundcloud Artist Page

Monolink Brings Debut Album Alongside World Tour Including Three Day The Gardens Of Babylon Festival

Last Friday, multi instrumentalist Monolink released his debut album “Amniotic” via Embassy One. Following the success of its first two singles ‘Sirens’ and ‘Swallow’, as well as a chart burning remix of the former from Patrice Baumel, “Amniotic”‘s stripped down productions create ample room for Monolink’s voice to carry the weight of his haunting melodies and allow for lyricism to cut through, creating vivid imagery and pronounced storylines reminiscent of acts like Bob Moses, Gui Boratto, and Bonobo. Read Also: The Gardens of Babylon’s Dialogue With Monolink Following the release, Monolink will embark on a 3-month live tour across the ... Read more