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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

DHA FM Mix #421 By Lauer

Raised on a strict diet of hip hop & punk rock, Lauer finally succumbed to the pleasures of electronic music in the 90’s and over time has become a staple of electronic music scene. On the back of his second album Power on Gerd Janson’s Running Back, and a recent premiere on DHA FM as well, we’re very excited to have the veteran party maker chime one in for our mix series. Feel the true Lauer Power with DHA FM Mix #421 Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/lauer-dha-fm-mix-421″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”8cd3f6″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Premiere: Liluzu – I Think That… [Kalahari Oyster Cult]

As Liluzu, Lachlan McGeehan debuts on Kalahari Oyster Cult with What’s Your Star Sign. Part of Australia’s growing pool of musical talent, McGeehan combines a wide spread of influences and styles to arrive at his own unique sonic personality. “I Think That…” opens the 12”. Classic breakbeat percussion is countered by chanting samples and silken chords as western grooves collide with the exoticism of the east. “What’s Your Star Sign? EP” is available 15 February on Kalahari Oyster Cult, PRE-ORDER AVAILABLE Artist Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/premiere-liluzu-i-think-that” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”8cd3f6″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Premiere: Mr. TC – Depth Gauge (Lokier Remix) [Hard Fist Records]

The Hard Fist label notches up release number five from a fresh new family member in the form of Mr TC, with remixes from Lokier and Khidja. At the forefront of the Glaswegian music scene, Mr TC moves through genres from new wave to post punk, industrial, disco and tropical oddities. He plays mesmeric live shows with synths, drum machines and guitars. This EP— which is an allusion to the origins of trippy dance music—is his first solo effort since 2016 and takes you to the void of space, seeking freedom from moral prohibitions and standards, refuge from sexual and ... 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

Ben UFO, Dixon, Tale Of Us & More Tapped To Play Swiss Alpine Polaris Festival

Famous for breakthaking views and unique atmosphere alike, the world famous Alpine resort Verbier will play host to the 2018 edition of Polaris Festival. Located in the Swiss canton of Valais, the extended 4-day Polaris Festival opens the Verbier winter season with its day & night programme and features a truly mesmerizing lineup across its Main Stage. A dense mix of headliners, newcomers of the scene, and Swiss favorites, this year sees the likes of Ben UFO, Dixon, DJ Tennis, Hunee, Laurent Garnier, Massive Attack (DJ Set), Nina Kraviz, Sassy J, Schwarzmann, Tale of Us, and more take to the ... Read more

Tone Depth Remixes Jean Claude Ades Into The Most Unusual INSTANT fryhide Release Yet

Today, fryhide presents its latest INSTANT release, which may be its most unusual to date. On it, Tone Depth remixes Jean Claude Ades‘ “Ordinary Day”. After falling in love with the vocal from Sterea, Tone Depth inquired about a possible interpretation leading to a proper belter of a remix. Check it out below! “Ordinary Day (Tone Depth Remix) is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide BUY Website Soundcloud Label Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/fryhide/jean-claude-ades-ordinary-day-tone-depth-remixinstant” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”8cd3f6″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

After Weekend, Movement Torino Continues With Politechno On 15 October

Movement Festival is just around the corner on October 12th and 13th where the Turin’s Lingotto conference centre hosts 15,000 people and world class talents throughout several different arenas. On Friday 12 October, Amelie Lens, Charlotte De Witte, Ellen Allien, Francesco Tristano live, Joseph Capriati, Nina Kraviz, Solomun and Waajeed live all taking care of day one, while Saturday welcomes Cosmo live, Derrick May, DJ Bone, Ilario Alicante, Jon Hopkins live, KiNK live, Levon Vincent, Lone live, The Martinez Brothers and Underground Resistance live. Then, after the main event there is also Politechno on 15 October at Politecnico di Torino, ... Read more

DHA FM Debuts This ADE With Our New Event Series

It’s a new era for us as we debut a new series of events under the name DHA FM. Kicking off this ADE, DHA FM will bring our first event to Amsterdam’s new retro-restaurant/club space, La Favela Amsterdam. La Favela is an intimate space, inspired by a 60s era Rio de Janeiro where people from all backgrounds come together to celebrate freedom, love, laughter, dance, music, soul food, wine and every other pleasure under the sun. Filled with history telling items that create an ambiance of color, La Favela is a colorful experience that brings together diners and late night ... Read more

After Instant Release Alongside HOSH, Tim Engelhardt Returns To fryhide

After an Instant release alongside label found HOSH, fryhide welcomes back Tim Engelhardt with a new EP, “Catharsis. On the two tracker, the youngster presents his trademark sound: colorful, unique melodies paired with high resolution in sound that animate for a dive into detail and finesse. “Catharsis” is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide BUY Website Soundcloud Label Page

Artbat Follows Smash Hit ‘Tabu’ With New Instant fryhide Release

After the big success of “Tabu” last year fryhide welcomes back Artbat with another INSTANT fryhide weapon. “Papillon” works with an unusual less obvious approach though but doing this in style and high energy. “Papillon [Instant]” is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide PRE ORDER fryhide Soundcloud Label Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/fryhide/artbat-papilion-instant” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”8cd3f6″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Tone Depth Delivers ‘Beirut’ As Latest fryhide Instant

Tone Depth returns to contribute the 5th part of fryhide‘s successful INSTANT series. ‘Beirut’ is one strong track, no bullshit. On the guitar the man himself jamming down a solo on an edgy and unique track and setting things on fire. “Beirut” is NOW AVAILABLE on fryhide BUY Website Soundcloud Label Page

ELSE Wraps Up 2018 Season With Two Unmissable September Events

Berlin’s Open Air hotspot, ELSE, has steadily moved along through the sweltering summer of 2018 with some three months of quality artists, events, and atmosphere but all things must come to an end and so, with September, so does this year’s season. Already featured on the banks of the Spree have been showcases from the likes of Keinemusik, Hivern Discs, and Crack Magazine, which have featured diverse lineups of artists including Rampa, &ME, Adam Port, Omar Souleyman, Willow, John Talabot, Inga Mauer, and more. Now, as the summer nearing its end, September sees more top-level events. Kicking the month off ... Read more