Tag: Amsterdamse Bos

Dekmantel Festival Announces 2018 Lineup & Addition Of New UFO II Stage

Taking place over the first five days in August, Dekmantel Festival have announced the lineup for its sixth edition. From 1 – 5 August at Amsterdamse Bos & various opening night venues around the city’s I-J River, Dekmantel take over Amsterdam with a slew of contemporary tastemakers and emerging talent, without losing sight of dance music’s legacy and roots. The full lineup has been announced via the video below, but key acts across each day include Tangerine Dream, Orbital, Helena Hauff, Jamie XX, Modeselektor & Thundercat. Then, Amsterdamse Bos will see the likes of Errorsmith, Insanlar, Mr Scruff, JASSS debut, ... Read more

Dekmantel 2017: 5 Artists To Watch

One of the beauty’s of Amsterdam’s annual Dekmantel festival is the diversity in its annual lineups. Not only does it feature one of the most balanced gender and cultural lineups in the scene, but also always focused on discovery, both as brand and as influencer. This year, the festivals 3 days sees many familiar Dekmantel faces (Antal, Hunee, Palms Trax, Call Super, Marcel Dettmanm, Motor City Drum Ensemble, DJ Nobu, Midland, Floating Points, etc), but it is its slew of debuts and eclectic acts that catch our attention. Here, we’re looking at five of the acts we’re most looking forward ... Read more

Premiere: Lessons - Double Or Nothing (Magdalena Remix)

Magdalena has been part of the Diynamic Music family since its very beginning – a fact many are not aware of. As someone who always puts in 100%, Magdalena’s initial interest in DJing came as she ran Hamburg’s EGO Club, eventually developing her own night, which led to bookings around Germany and the world. With a deep knowledge, and a DJing career consistently on the rise, the talents of Magdalena are now in high demand the world over, as represented on today’s exclusive premiere. Here, Magdalena remixes Lessons‘ ‘Double or Nothing’ into a nervous, haunting swirl of detail. The track ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Podcast By Undercatt

Inspired by modern Techno after a chance encounter, Undercatt produce atmospheric songs influenced by melodic and emotional elements, many of which we have showcased right here on DHA. A staple of the extended Diynamic family, the Italian duo have released tracks like ‘Golden Area,’ ‘Camargo,’ and the ‘Sweet Disposition’ remix to much international acclaim. See also: Premiere: Undercatt – Futura (Original Mix) On 26 May, Undercatt joins the extended Diynamic family for the fifth edition of Amsterdam’s beloved Diyanmic Festival. The guys will be joining the likes of Adriatique, Kollektive Turmstrasse (live), H.O.S.H, Stimming (live), Karmon, Johannes Brecht (live), Magdalena, ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam For Landmark Fifth Edition

Back in Amsterdam for its fifth edition, the annual late spring gathering of Solomun’s Diynamic family..the local favorite event, Diynamic Festival 2017. For 11 hours, join Solomun and the extended family of Adriatique, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, H.O.S.H., Stimming, Karmon, Johannes Brecht, Magdalena, Lehar, Undercatt, Musumeci, NTFO, Thyladomid, and Ost & Kjex as they bring 11 hours of melodic, dance madness to the expansive green space that is Amsterdamse Bos. Going down 26 May, 2 stages and thousands of revellers will once again welcome the renowned Hamburg brand back to the Dutch Capital! 26 May | Diynamic Festival 2017 | Tickets | ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Returns To Amsterdam This Summer With Solomun And Fam

With two stages running 12-23 on 26 May, Amsterdamse Bos once again welcomes the extended Diynamic family for their annual Amsterdam celebration. Not much really needs to be said here, though….right? For its fifth edition, Diynamic Festival will feature its founder SOLOMUN, alongside label mates ADRIATIQUE, KOLLEKTIV TURMSTRASSE (live), H.O.S.H, STIMMING (live), KARMON, Johannes Brecht (live), Magdalena, Lehar, Undercatt, Musumeci, NTFO, Thyladomid and Ost & Kjex (live). 26 May | Diynamic Festival 2017 | Tickets | Amsterdamse Bos

Dekmantel Announces Full 2017 Festival Lineup & Timetable

From 2 – 6 August, Dekam`ntel returns for its 5th edition at Amsterdamse Bos, as well as concert events at various locations along the IJ River Always one to be ahead of the curve, the renowned Amsterdam event has just dropped its full lineup, and even the timetable, for the 2017 edition. Amongst the sea of artists comes a handful of Dekmantel debuts – notably from Beatrice Dillon, Vladimir Ivkovic, Marie, Davidson, Dorian Concept, Shanti Celeste and Inga Mauer. As for the rest of the lineup, well Larry Heard, Masters At Work, Joe Claussell, Robert Hood, Jon Hopkins, Floating Points ... Read more

Amsterdam’s ADE Insiders: Breach

Breach aka Ben Westbeech has seen the steady growth of his label ‘Naked Naked,’ with a prolific set of releases, both his own, as well as from the likes of Midland, Dark Sky, and Dusky. However, beyond releasing on ‘Naked Naked,’ Breach has been featured on Ramp/PTN, Pets Recordings,Dirtybird, and Aus which have set his production and DJ career into ascension. Now, with Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) on the horizon, the agenda shows no sign of slowing down, touring as well as an increasing number of collaborators making the journey to his fully loaded Amsterdam studio. For ADE, Breach will ... Read more

Review: Dekmantel 2016

The four day affair that was Dekmantel 2016 began on Thursday, 4 August, with a series of opening shows spanning through the spectrum of medium, presentation, and venue, each conveniently situated on the banks of Amsterdam’s IJ River. It all kicked off at the architectural marvel that is The Eye Film Institute, where a series of panels, talks, and screenings went down over the course of a full day’s schedule. From Rush Hour’s Antal speaking with Young Marco and Serge on the deep digging phenomenon and the reissue labels leading the way, to an engaging talk on inspiration vs practice that featured ... Read more

Diynamic Festival Amsterdam Is Now Sold Out

Only a few days left until the third edition of Diynamic Festival Amsterdam and the event is now completely sold out! On 29 May, the Diynamic family will once again descend on Amsterdam for the third edition of the beloved festival.  The event sees Solomun, Adriatique, H.O.S.H., Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Stimming, Karmon, NTFO, Thyladomid, Magdalena, DJ Phono and Ost & Kjex play over the course of 12 hours on two floors in the picturesque forest of Amsterdam. Both preceding festivals had sold out and proved an exceptional success. To the label and its artists, Diynamic Festival Amsterdam is an affair of the heart; a special ... Read more

Dekmantel Festival 2014 – Report

After a long build-up and red hot anticipation, both national as international, last weekend it was finally time for Dekmantel Festival 2014. What we saw and heard over the two days we were there, Friday & Sunday, was pretty much as good as it gets in the Netherlands, and it definitely showed that the organization has gone through lengths to not only correct the mistakes of last year, but to also improve on a lot of fronts. The result was a three-day musical paradise with international allure. In the months prior to the festival it became clear that Dekmantel wasn’t ... Read more