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Amsterdam Open Air Festival Podcast #001 By Borrowed Identity

With roots in Romania but living in Germany, Borrowed Identity’s name says a lot about his life. His musical upbringing was a melange of ethnic music from friends, weird stuff from local libraries and whatever else he could find in record stores and on the internet, explaining the fact he makes anything from classical to ambient, house to techno, experimental to electro, hiphop to pop music. Inspired by DJs and producers from Larry Levan to DJ Harvey, Moodymann to Larry Heard, Robert Hood to Basic Channel, this man has so far released already on labels like Mistress Recordings, Quintessentials, Home ... Read more

Mix #126 By Olivier Weiter

In the last two to three years Olivier Weiter has grown from an obscure DJ into an established name in the Amsterdam scene. With his dream-woven sets characterised by Olivier’s brand of accessible deep techno, he has hypnotising many a dancefloor in and outside the Netherlands. Honing his skills in Haarlem’s Club Stalker – also school to his close friend and colleague Miss Melera – it wasn’t before long that he was picked up by bookers and promotors in Amsterdam. Within remarkably little time a lot had happened that would kickstart Olivier’s career into a bigger league. Next to becoming a ... Read more

Amsterdam Open Air Podcast #001 By Tapesh

Known for his blend of energetic, funk-driven house with a touch of hip hop, DJ Tapesh has paved himself the way to underground stardom in- and outside his home country of Germany, taking his flamboyant sets to clubs like Cocoon, Warung and across Amsterdam as well. On the second day of Amsterdam Open Air, at the Straf_Werk stage, Tapesh will make his appearance in front of the huge crowd that is expected during the two-day festival. Brought up in his father’s clubs during the early 80s, Tapesh had no choice but to listen to the sounds of Kraftwerk and classic ... Read more