Tag: alan fitzpatrick

Snowbombing Announces First Names For 2018 Festival Including Bicep, Jackmaster & Skream

Back for its 19th year, Austria’s Snowbombing takes back to the slopes of Mayrehofen with another week long edition of the greatest show on snow. As each year, Snowbombing puts together an eclectic lineup, spanning various musical disciplines and set across a diverse array of mountaintop venues, from forests to arctic discos to log cabins and beyond. This year sees the likes of Liam Gallagher, Dizzee Rascal, CraiG David presents TS5, Peundulum, and more as headliners. For the more underground dance music enthusiast, as usual many Snowbombing favorites will be on hand like Jackmaster, Skream, Bicep, Artwork, Heidi, Alan Fitzpatrick, ... Read more

VOLTT Returns To NDSM For Season Closing Festival Event

After almost four years of renovation, VOLTT finally returns to the legendary slopes of the Amsterdam NDSM Shipyards for a day full of Techno on 26 August 2017. Since 2006, VOLTT has always aimed to stay close to its true-sound-of-techno roots, supplemented with the gorgeous Amsterdam skyline as a backdrop. This year’s edition brings back the summer festival season closing event to its original industrialised feel as its head honcho Bart Skils kicks the day off. All-time favorites, and some of the scene’s biggest names will all be on hand, like Alan Fitzpatrick, Deadbeat, Magda, Mathew Jonson, and Oscar Mulero, ... Read more

Party Report: Hideout Festival 2017

Upon touching down at Croatia’s Split Airport for 2017’s, seventh edition of, Hideout Festival, I truly didn’t know what to expect from it, the location or the crowd. I can admit here that, contrary to (I’m sure) many out there, I’m not necessarily a person drawn to the tropics, an over amount of sunshine, or beach culture in general. In fact, my previous week’s Iceland excursion was, at first, much more up my alley with its constant overcast, rain, and sub 10 degree temperatures. So, going from cold Reykjavik pretty much immediately to the sunny shores of the Adriatic seemed ... Read more

Annie Mac’s Lost & Found Festival in Malta Is Back with J.E.S.u.S, Black Madonna & More

Recently revealed line-up for Annie Mac’s Lost & Found Festival which will take place in the stunning Mediterranean island of Malta next April looks like a one big happy meeting. And when we say big, we really mean it.  The third edition of Annie Mac’s Lost & Found is on to curate an programme that spans musically from house and techno further to to grime and bass. To represent the former, there’s the notorious J.E.S.u.S (a moniker for Jackmaster, Eats Everything, Seth Troxler and Skream playing together), the explosive Black Madonna, the legend Armand Van Helden, Jamie Jones, Heidi and Annie Mac herself, to Richy Ahmed, Kölsch, Catz ’n Dogz, Butch or Alan Fitzpatrick, joined by few ... Read more

Do Not Sleep Announces Huge ADE Showcase

This summer Do Not Sleep has firmly established itself as one of the Ibiza’s most popular parties each Sunday at Space. Now, driving forward from a solid summer season, Do Not Sleep descends onto DOK Amsterdam as part of Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) 2016. Staying true to their ethos of curating lineup’s from house and techno’s most exciting and pioneering names, 23rd October will see Ibizan residents Darius Syrossian, Alan Fitzpatrick and Nick Curly be joined by a host of talent, including Anja Schneider, Detlef, Leon, Josh Butler, Matt Tolfrey and many more. 23 October | Do Not Sleep ADE ... Read more

Pleinvrees Festival Podcast By Fritz Kalkbrenner

For his upcoming performance at Pleinvrees, as well as Ibiza’s darker Techno ONYX event, Berlin-native Fritz Kalkbrenner provides an exclusive mixtape of deep instrumentation. Recently releasing his newest and third album “Ways Over Water“, Fritz Kalkbrenner hardly needs an introduction as his unique style has been a defining one in Berlin. He emerged from of the shadows of the socialist prefab buildings in the Lichtenberg district of Berlin – and has ever since strived to perfect his interpretation of cold electro into warm, deep melodic electronic music. Throughout the summer, he’ll be playing ONYX at Space Ibiza, a dark techno party that will host a variety of top-notch acts such ... Read more

Adam Beyer Celebrates 20 Years Of Drumcode With New Compilation Release

Adam Beyer’s Drumcode celebrates 20 years with a new volume of its acclaimed A-Sides series. Always with an eye on the future of talent, as much as maintaining its established roster of heavy-hitters, the compilation showcases the spectrum of Drumcode’s unrivalled techno sound. Led by the stealth techno funk of Beyer’s deft collaboration with Mark Reeve, ‘Nine of You’ (which you can listen to in full below) “A-Sides Vol. 5” also includes the big guns like Alan Fitzpatrick, Dustin Zahn, Bart Skils, Pleasurekraft, Luca Agnelli, Jay Lumen, Kaiserdisco and Gary Beck. “Drumcode A-Sides Vol. 5” is available 1 August on ... Read more

Interview: Alan Fitzpatrick

Buoyed by the whirlwind success he has achieved since emerging as the new kid on the techno block in 2008, Alan Fitzpatrick is at the top of his game and brimming with the confidence you would expect of a talent acknowledged as one of the most influential techno artists of the moment. A universally respected and in-demand producer, Fitzpatrick has succeeded in carving out his own musical niche within the ever-expanding genre of techno, earning him the reputation of a seemingly unstoppable source of hit music. Tracks such as ‘Truant’, ‘Skeksis’, ‘For An Endless Night’, ‘Always Something For Nothing’ and ... Read more

Full Premiere: Argy & Mama – Without Me (Alan Fitzpatrick Remix)

Once again tracks from the latest Argy & Mama album have been given a reinterpretation by the hands of talented remixers from very different camps. This time Alan Fitzpatrick, Rampa and Mike Starr are stepping up with their contributions. Premiering here is the Fitzpatrick rendition, who has injected a good dose of dark magic to “Without Me“.  Buoyed by the whirlwind success he has achieved since emerging as the hottest name in techno in 2008, Alan Fitzpatrick is currently at the top of his game. On the back of a standout 2014, Fitzpatrick’s underground momentum has seen him garner a wider fanbase ... Read more

2015 Extrema Outdoor Holiday And Camping Tickets Have Sold Out

Don’t say you weren’t warned!  Even though camping capacity for Extrema Outdoor 2015 has been doubled, it is now totally sold out, in addition to the holiday tickets. No need to worry though, you can still attend Extrema Outdoor Belgium as Weekend and Day Tickets are still available! But, as you know, these tickets will be gone before you know it. With both house and techno on the bill, Extrema Outdoor’s 2015 edition represents a mouth-watering lineup of the crème de la crème of dance. On the housier side of things will be the likes of Jamie Jones, Tale of Us, Andrea Oliva, Nic Fanciulli, ... Read more

Extrema Outdoor Releases Massive Line-up For Festival’s 5th Edition

For one late May weekend, Eastern Belgium’s Kelchterhoef Park will be the International dance music capital as Extrema Outdoor celebrates their fifth anniversary with another massive lineup of the finest house and techno artists the scene has to offer. With areas curated by some of the most prevalent clubbing brands, labels and institutions in the world, the outdoor camping weekender has quickly solidified its place amongst the upper echelons of the competitive festival market. With both house and techno on the bill, Extrema Outdoor’s 2015 edition represents a mouth-watering lineup of the crème de la crème of dance. On the ... Read more

Valhalla Festival 2013 Report

Prior to the festivities you all are so familiar with, in the South of Amsterdam in a place called RAI, the organizers of Valhalla revealed a festival that was beyond any expectation. Its proportions were felt immediately as a cordon of people was taking the direction to VALHALLA. Since last year, Amsterdam & its party folk won’t be awaiting the magic of Christmas. Instead they will all look forward to the dreamlike festival where Holland greets selected artists from the electronic music industry in a two-way street. For those who do not know, Valhalla is a circus-like festival of great ... Read more