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After Successful Inaugural Edition, SXM Festival Returns To St Martin In 2017

SXM Festival has just dropped the dates for its 2017, and second, edition returning to the shores of Saint Martin March 15-19. SXM Festival’s 2016 provided blissful ocean views, awe-inspiring sunsets (and sunrises), intimate jungle soireés, and a diverse local culture. Beyond the location, though, it is the festival’s dedication to diverse curation that makes it a strong contender for the international festival spotlight. This philosophy brought the likes of Apollonia, Audiofly, M.A.N.D.Y., Maher Daniel, BLOND:ISH, Mia Lucci, Thugfucker, Bedouin, DJ Tennis, Adriatique, H.O.S.H., Ryan Crosson, Maceo Plex, Danny Daze, Guy Gerber, Rebolledo, Gardens of God, Chaim and many more ... Read more

Report: Kappa Futur Festival 2016

Kappa Futur is about one thing: techno. The festival has one large main hanger that sees thousands of people all pay pilgrimage to the finest techno DJs of the day. They worship at the raised DJ alter in baking sun and have done so for years now. Back once again in 2016 to take over Turin, the festival boasted a bigger and better line-up than ever before. As well as the on main hanger, there is also a second stage that often plays home to the Kings of House, a super group of legendary house music DJs who play hit ... Read more

Balance Series Returns With Darius Syrossian’ Do Not Sleep Mix

Balance Music returns, with an appearance from UK ‘spinner’ Darius Syrossian who creates a double-disc ‘Do Not Sleep’ special. Darius Syrossian first emerged into the electronic scene by working in record shops and working the circuit across his native North England for years. He went on locking in a run of releases on scene-leading labels such as Area Remote, OFF Recordings, VIVa Music and Hot Creations, firmly established him as one of the hottest properties around. Fast-forward to 2016 and he’s a Space Ibiza resident, hosting his Do Not Sleep label and party on Sundays. Originally known for his more masculine approach to his sets, Syrossian deftly displays the full gamut ... Read more

Kappa Futur Rounds Out Lineup With Carola, Klock, Kruse And More

With the days rolling on towards July 9th and 10th, Kappa Futur has announced its final phase of artists. Kappa Futur Festival has established itself on the global festival circuit, with music running from midday through midnight on both Saturday and Sunday across varied hangouts. Expect DJs between the trees and lashings of Italian food and drink, as the unmissable festival plays out in massive hangars and industrial spaces in the heart of Torino, Italy. The new acts announced are, on Day 1, Marco Carola, Terminal M boss Monika Kruse, Raresh and techno talents Sam Paganini and Margaret Dygas, while ... Read more

We Are FSTVL Set For Biggest Event Yet With Huge 2016 Edition

We Are FSTVL – winner of multiple local and international festival wards, including: Best New Festival (UK Festival Awards 2013), Best Medium Sized Festival (UK Festival Awards 2014), and Best International Festival (DJ Awards 2015) – has unveiled its 2016 lineup. Quite frankly, a salivating two days of music from top to bottom, We Are FSTVL will feature over 200 of dance music’s finest artists across 16 bespoke stages, as 50,000 fans converge in London over the 28 – 29 May bank holiday. Leading club brands like Used & Abused, Cocoon, Defected in the House, Lovejuice, Do Not Sleep, Glitterboxx, ... Read more

SXMusic Festival Completes Lineup; Announces Brand Partners

The third wave of acts and brand partners have been unveiled for SXMusic Festival, taking place in the Caribbean paradise island of St. Martin in March 2016. Rebolledo, DJ W!ld, The Mekanism, Gab Rhome, Gardens Of God, Oceanvs, Orientalis, Mia Lucci, Chaim, Demi, Greg Piddock, Jade, Vanjee, Sleepy & Boo are now set to join the fun in the sun, joining artists from key labels and collectives like Diynamic, Life And Death and Lee Burridge’s All Day I Dream. Jamie Jones, the king of modern house music, will also be in session with his famous Paradise brand—and all the associated ... Read more

Interview: Paul Kalkbrenner

Paul Kalkbrenner is a unique international talent. In fact, with seven studio albums and more than 2.3 million Facebook fans, he is one of techno’s biggest superstars. In a time where the big drops of EDM and cake throwing DJs seem to reign supreme, Paul Kalkbrenner is keeping his cool. He trusts In his remarkable talent as a producer and live-act. No added artificial flashiness needed. He can rave with the best of them, raise his arms to full dance floor delirium, but his head will never spin right off. On 9 January, Paul Kalkbrenner touches down south of the ... Read more