Tag: Arnhem

Arnhem: Amsterdam’s Underground Alternative

When one thinks of Dutch nightlife, Amsterdam is the city most likely to come to mind. However, there are more places in Holland with a booming house and techno scene. Take for example the city of Arnhem. In recent years, it developed itself from dormant and quiet to a city that enlists organizations such as 8Bahn, Free Your Mind, Studio Sonsbeek and ABSTRACT as active participants in showing the world that Arnhem also has a party mentality. A change that hasn’t gone unnoticed. In August 2017, Electronic Beats was the first to release an article featuring photo’s taken inside some ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Michel De Hey

Rotterdam’s pride Michel de Hey is, in no small part, responsible for the city’s now vibrant house and techno scene. For over more then two decades he has championed the best the genre has to offer through his own tight DJ sets, radio shows, productions and, of course, courtesy of his own labels including HEY! and the late EC Records.  From funky house to big rolling techno via everything in between, de Hey can do it all. With his talent as a producer, skills behind the decks and a variety of different genres, Michel opened the door to techno and ... Read more

Free Your Mind Podcast #002 By M.A.N.D.Y.

As the 2015 festival season gathers steam and kicks into full gear, Free Your Mind Festival once again brings the biggest names in the international underground like Jamie Jones, Seth Troxler, Guy Gerber, and Hot Since 82, alongside a slew of Dutch favorites, De Sluwe Vos, Egbert, and Sterac aka Steve Rachmand (alongside, of course, many more). We continue our collaboration with the festival with an exclusive mix from Philipp Jung and Patrick Bodmer, aka M.A.N.D.Y. (Get Physical). There is an air of mystery shrouding the true meaning behind the acronym of M.A.N.D.Y. After almost two decades in the business, M.A.N.D.Y. has managed to carve out ... Read more