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Drumcode Announces Full Roster Across 4 Stages For First Ever Festival

Adam Beyer and Awakenings have curated the first edition of Drumcode Festival, to be held at the NDSM Docklands, Saturday 18 August 2018. Drumcode Festival will welcome over 25 of the modern Techno scene’s biggest acts, including Joseph Capriati, Amelie Lens, Pan-Pot, Nicole Moudaber, Ida Engberg and, of course, Adam Beyer. Drumcode favourites like Bart Skils, Ilario Alicante, Dense & Pika, Enrico Sangiuliano and Layton Giordani, will also be representing all things Drumcode. The festival’s 4 stages eachrepresent a different element of the Drumcode sound, including sister label Truesoul, focusing on the housier side of things. 18 August | Adam ... Read more

VOLTT Returns To NDSM For Season Closing Festival Event

After almost four years of renovation, VOLTT finally returns to the legendary slopes of the Amsterdam NDSM Shipyards for a day full of Techno on 26 August 2017. Since 2006, VOLTT has always aimed to stay close to its true-sound-of-techno roots, supplemented with the gorgeous Amsterdam skyline as a backdrop. This year’s edition brings back the summer festival season closing event to its original industrialised feel as its head honcho Bart Skils kicks the day off. All-time favorites, and some of the scene’s biggest names will all be on hand, like Alan Fitzpatrick, Deadbeat, Magda, Mathew Jonson, and Oscar Mulero, ... Read more

Chit Chat 004: Enrico Sangiuliano

Chit-Chat is back after our third edition with Max Chapman, this time bringing well known techno artist Enrico Sangiuliano. Enrico was in town for few days due to his B2B gig with Bart Skills at Loveland’s annual King’s Day celebration and beforehand, we managed to have a small talk in De Pijp’s Hutspot about his “free time”, solo vs b2b performances and must haves in the luggage (which weren’t surprising at all). For those yet to know, Enrico is an Italian Techno producer, DJ and Sound Engineer, currently touring and hitting headline gigs all over the globe. He has released on labels ... Read more

Adam Beyer Celebrates 20 Years Of Drumcode With New Compilation Release

Adam Beyer’s Drumcode celebrates 20 years with a new volume of its acclaimed A-Sides series. Always with an eye on the future of talent, as much as maintaining its established roster of heavy-hitters, the compilation showcases the spectrum of Drumcode’s unrivalled techno sound. Led by the stealth techno funk of Beyer’s deft collaboration with Mark Reeve, ‘Nine of You’ (which you can listen to in full below) “A-Sides Vol. 5” also includes the big guns like Alan Fitzpatrick, Dustin Zahn, Bart Skils, Pleasurekraft, Luca Agnelli, Jay Lumen, Kaiserdisco and Gary Beck. “Drumcode A-Sides Vol. 5” is available 1 August on ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Bart Skils

“Techno has been there for ages; it’s not a hipster sound. Techno is here to stay” Bart Skils has been in the game for almost 20 years now, and is considered one of the Netherlands’ most revered and respected techno DJ’s. But instead of getting stuck in old routines, he has constantly been pushing forward, bringing new sounds and fresh ideas to any stage he takes. Apart from his work as a producer, Bart’s passion for electronic music has done a lot for the Dutch techno scene. His famous lovechild Voltt loves Summer is closing in on its tenth birthday ... Read more