Tag: Ade Kanon

Hell/Dunkel Festival Returns After Two Year Hiatus

Two years since its last edition, Hell/Dunkel Festival returns. Overcoming the powers that be to descend into Düsseldorf’s “Nordstrand” at the Unterbacher See, Hell/Dunkel Festival is once again an all day open air event, bringing many of the region’s finest names to the state capital. Of these names, the likes of Recondite, Daniel Bortz, Konstantin Sibold, Thyladomid, Paradox of Choice, Ade Kanon, and DJ Hell will represent their home country, while International representation comes from the likes of Ireland’s Mano le Tough and Baikal, Belgium’s Iris Menza, the Dutch contingency of Kimou, Mick & Marlon Benjamins, and Roberto Calzetta, while ... Read more

Deep House Amsterdam x The Boom Room Present: Ade Kanon

Tim Gruter aka “Ade Kanon” became inspired by his older brother to begin playing various musical instruments at the age of eight, and is still fascinated with the sound of acoustic music. The electronic chapter of his life is listed under “Ade Kanon”, the perfect territory for him to combine the best of both worlds. The affinity to music can be recognised throughout Ade Kanon’s DJ sets. He is not one for loops and monotone music structures in his chosen pieces, “songs” determine his mixes, with a melodious smoothness in the arrangements.  “Ade Kanon” doesn’t like to be stereotyped though, ... Read more

Hell / Dunkel Festival Gears Up For Sixth Edition At Kiesgrube Neuss

Saturday 6th of September Hell / Dunkel Festival will kick off at Kiesgrube in Neuss, Germany.The organization behind the festival is currently working hard to realize their big plans for this sixth edition of the celebrated yearly open air event. The event is organized by ‘Kunstgeschwister’, aka Timo and Mike Kucksdorf, the two brothers who co-founded the agency back in 2007. After gaining enough expertise in the club scene, they tried their hands at setting up a festival in 2009, which would be baptised Hell / Dunkel Festival (Light / Dark). But Kunstgeschwister is also known for promoting concerts, open ... Read more

Hell & Dunkel Podcast #002 By Mick Benjamins

On September 6th , the fourth edition of the Hell & Dunkel Open Air will take place in Neuss, Germany. In order to get warmed up and end the summer in a true festival manner, we have the pleasure of presenting a special podcast by Dutch native & Berlin resident Mick Benjamins. He has perfected the fusion of emerging tracks with skillful breaks and brand new underground sounds. His sets are particularly impressive with driving deep house basics that he refines with vibrant techno elements. Thanks to this ability, he became well-tried at open air events such as PollerWiesen and ... Read more