Tag: AIR

DHA Mix #322 BY NTFO

Bursting onto the scene in January 2010 with the release of their first vinyl album, NTFO has since found a home on the likes of Diynamic, 8 bit, and their own Sintope Vinyl Series. Boasting many of the scene’s biggest names as supporters, the Romanian duo now releases on the likes of Objektivity and (upcoming) 20/20 Vision with a re-focused musical identity. This new direction has landed NTFO on the esteemed Air London roster, which also boasts acts like Bill Patrick, Subb-an, Thomas Melchior & others. Hosting their own daytime/nightime event series at Timisoara, Romania’s brand new underground club database, ... Read more

Interview: Shadow Child

A name that has revelled in the limelight since his involvement with record label Dirtybird, Shadow Child is no stranger to the fast evolving house music industry. Boasting impeccable production skills his first dominant release ‘String Thing’, fell into the hands of Eats Everything and Claude Von Stroke, back in 2012. For Shadow Child his production simply began as a side project, but he quickly adapted a distinctive sound, full of cluttering bass and big drops. The uniqueness of his creative sound has landed Shadow Child some huge collaborative productions, alongside Ben Pearce, Huxley and Bodhi. He continues his involvement ... Read more

Interview: Franky Rizardo

Franky Rizardo, one of Holland’s finest young electronic music exports, continues to push himself as a DJ with a distinctive style that works across stages and clubs, big and small. A prolific producers, with releases on the likes of Defected, Saved!, Simma Black, and, of course, his own LTF Records, Franky is also the purveyor of his FLOW concept; one that continues to develop into a recognisable icon in the house music landscape, emerging from its humble beginnings via Slam.FM. Anticipating this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), Franky will bring FLOW back to AIR alon with Mat.Joe, Secondcity, Benny Rodrigues, ... Read more

Nick Curly Brings TRUST Across Europe For Summer Dates

Nick Curly’s Trust has been having quite the run of it as of late. What started at London’s The Egg in February 2015 has since become a worldwide concept, with festival appearances at the likes of Amsterdam’s Edit and London’s Found, to club dates in Brooklyn, Moscow, and Leeds. See also: Mix #170 + Interview: Nick Curly Over the course of the summer 2016, Nick Curly will bring TRUST to a handful of dates that span the European continent. First off, on Saturday, 25 June, Antwerp’s Cafe d’anvers see’s Nick, Cuartero, Igor Vicente, and Nukov & Yelmot. Then, on 14 ... Read more

air london Dives Into Summer With International Dates

Since 2007, air london has become one of the most exciting independent agencies in the world of electronic music, with artists touring and performing around the world. Representing artists and labels which are responsible for shaping the scene on a global level, air london goes into summer 2016 with a slew of dates throughput the European continent, brining with them lineups of their finest electronic music ambassadors. Already, 18 June saw Berlin’s Ipse host the likes of Valentino Kanzyani, Ark, Franck Roger, and Albion Forever, and going into the next few months, air will descend onto London (naturally), Barcelona, and ... Read more

Interview: Hannah Wants

A child of the garage generation Hannah Wants has validated herself as a world renowned DJ with some serious credentials. Armed with an innate desire and passion to practice the art of DJ’ing from a young age Hannah has worked tirelessly for over a decade to pursue her DJ dream. Throughout this journey Wants has acquired an individual hard-hitting style and true competence behind the decks. Hannah’s main aim is to build a solid yet unique reputation for her live DJ sets and after a record amount of sell out events over the last couple of years she has dramatically ... Read more

Contest: Win A Free Course At The School Of House

Amsterdam-based dance industry education platform ‘The School Of House’ are being generous, as they are giving away a full free course, Event & Organisation, to the winner of the TSOH competition, details of which you will find below. See also: School Of House Welcomes Those Desiring A Career In The Dance Industry The School of House opened its doors this year, and offers a private, in-house education by guest speakers, influentials from the scene and renowned institutions such as Hogeschool Amsterdam, Fontys and ROC.  The program consist of both theory and practice. Students learn about management issues as well as creative ... Read more

AIR 5th Anniversary Interview With Maartje Weijers And Michiel Tettero

Amsterdam hotspot AIR will celebrate its 5 year anniversary this weekend with a very special program made up of 5 quality events. Expect fives days full of stunning music provided by some of the scene’s heavyweights at one of Amsterdam’s biggest clubs. AIR is actually one of the only clubs in Amsterdam that is fully designed to be a nightclub, which is evident on every corner; exceptional audio-visual facilities and a state of the art sound system, electronic lockers and five bars make AIR a truly state of the art nightclub. We sat down with two of the characters that make up the ... Read more

ADE Essentials

A week full of amazing parties during world’s biggest Club Festival. It might be a tough decision sometimes to choose where to go, so if you haven’t made up your mind yet, we have a list of tips. 3 to 4 events a day that are ADE essentials in our view. Go check it out and go get those tickets, before it sells out and you miss everything… Oohh noooo!   Wednesday 16 – 10 COLORS With Julio Bashmore headlining this first ADE event in Trouw and Cinnaman playing all night long in ‘De Verdieping’, it is set to be ... Read more

It’s ON Pete Tong!

Club AIR is to clubbers what George Clooney is to female coffee lovers: suave, tolerant, cosmopolitan and free spirited We are happy to announce that Pete Tong will play his legendary British house at AIR Amsterdam during ADE on Thursday, 17th October. Pete Tong is an old hand in the turntable rockers guild. He was already spinning Vinyl’s when most of today’s young cats were still spinning rounds on a tricycle. Bringing over three decades of DJing experience into the game, Pete Tong knows how to properly rock a crowd. However, he is not the only reason why house lovers should join ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Noir

He’s had more than ten years of experience in the upper echelons of the electronic music scene, is regularly applauded and acclaimed for his productions by veterans like Carl Cox, Luciano and Roger Sanchez, and he founded and runs a well-respected label in his spare time. We are talking about Denmark’s Noir, aka René Kristensen. Noir will treat us to a mixtape soon, but first we wanted to have a tête-à-tête with this charming man. So we discussed the finer things in life, like facial hair, David Bowie and grocery shopping. 
When was the last time you fully shaved your ... Read more