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Free Download: Parallells - Jhaan Feat. Sarah Pirwany (Original Mix)

Parallells is a fresh brother duo of Dutch producers who grew up in France. Playing around the globe (Dominican Republic, Egypt, Qatar, Tunisia, Spain, France, Netherlands, Italy, Poland, England, Belgium, Germany…), their set can be characterized by the mix of several genres with a spacey and melodic touch that brings its audience on a emotional journey. After a first Cosmopolis / Solaris EP that ranked in the top 40 Deep House release on Beatport and a second EP, Innocence / Inner-Sens coming out the 7th July on Crossings, Parallells has a lot to show in 2017. Co-founder of the collective ... Read more

Help Plant 20,000 Trees In Borneo & Sumatra With Het Oerwoudt

Het Oerwoudt’s goal is to plant 20,000 trees in the jungles of Sumatra and Borneo and they need your help. On 11 March, Het Oerwoudt will continue their fundraising efforts after the 2015 wildfires that ripped through the jungle, the worst worldwide, with a diverse events of DJs, art, and awareness. Music will come from Cleavage, Arjuna Schiks, Bram Fidder, Eric de Man and Geus Beats & Kidmalone, with sets against an immersive blacklight filled jungle environment, 3D art, and more. The event is organized by De Zware Jongens and Crossovers alongside Stichting Monkey Business, who have been working for ... Read more

Oranjebloesem Podcast #001 by Applescal

On the 27th of April it is time for Oranjebloesem again. Away from the Kingsday hububb and overlooking the IJ you can expect a great selection of artist taking care of your perfect Kingsday experience. Part of the profound line up this year is Amsterdam local Applescal. Pascal Terstappen has previously released three albums and over a hundred tracks and remixes as Applescal. With a distinctive, original take on electronica, house, techno and stellar DJ sets, he’s also played to appreciative crowds in Berlin, New York, Paris, London, Montreal and Barcelona, amongst other cities. Besides establishing himself as a successful producer, remixer ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Matador

The pride of Ireland’s underground techno scene Gavin Lynch, better known to worldwide audiences as Matador, has been on quite a roll over the past handful of years. With his distinct driving techno sound, rooted in technicality, yet remaining ever faithful to the (darker-the-better) dance floor, Matador has carved himself a prominent role within the relentless and renowned M_NUS crew, bringing respect and admiration from peers and audiences alike. Since 2006, the Dublin native, and former sound engineer has managed to carve out a distinct sound, taking him from behind the studio mixing boards to behind the controls of some ... Read more

Video Premiere: ‘BNA: The Series’ Episode 1

What do you get when you put a couple of household names in the Dutch scene, each with their own unique personality, in the studio together and record the result? Apparently a lot of funny and interesting video footage, and hopefully a new release as well. Meet Before.Now.After (BNA), aka Arjuna Schiks, Miss Melera, Olivier Weiter and Eelke Kleijn, four Amsterdam familiars that have decided to join forces for a DJ/producer collaboration and reach new musical highlights as a team. As of today, the first episode of ‘Before.Now.After The Series’ can be watched on YouTube. Follow the newly established DJ ... Read more

Follow The Path To Valhalla

Last year, around this time, Amsterdam was introduced to a new winter festival. It was one of BIG proportions, bringing together different crowds and styles of house and techno. They created a vibe that was larger than that of a good party; there was something more going on that night. There was a state of Valhalla. Next week, on Saturday December 21st, the organization is back for their second edition, ‘Valhalla, A Bizarre Ride’ which will again take place in the only venue that can handle the ambitions of an event like this: The Amsterdam RAI. The RAI will be turned ... Read more