Tag: Blond:ish

WECANDANCE Electronic Beach Festival Podcast By John Noseda

John Noseda is a musical chameleon, adapting his musical style to the crowd in front of him. From disco jams over electronic beats to a dash of obscure techno and dark house, John’s style translates from intimate clubs all the way to major festivals with Tomorrowland, Calvi On the Rocks, Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival, The Ark & Le Baron amongst them. As the founder of WECANDANCE -Electronic Beach Festival and Knokke Fashion Weekend, John Noseda’s diverse array of credentials make him an electronic music figure firmly grounded int he 21st Century ideal of multi disciplinary influencer. Here, John preps ... Read more

Klassified Brings Its Music Festival & More To French Riviera With Audiofly, Blond:ish, Damian Lazarus

This 21 & 22 July sees Klassified return with their annual music festival, Klassified Music Festival & More, to the sprawling, natural outdoor amphitheatre at l’Oppidum du col d’Eze.. Just 10 minutes from Nice and 8km from Monaco, some 3,000 electronic music lovers from around the world will be greeted by panoramic views of the Azure Mountains and Mediterranean Sea. More than a music festival, the event will couple its selection of musical acts with a full program of activities including yoga, live painting, slow food, organic delicacies, Reiki, shops for accessories and natural products, and a full workshop timetable ... Read more

Enter The Monastery As The Gardens Of Babylon Unveiles First 3 Day Camping Weekender Festival

This July, Amsterdam’s The Gardens of Babylon hosts their first ever weekender in the form of an intimate 3 day camping festival with an outrageous lineup. Going down 27 – 30 July at the amazing Kloster Graefenthal in Goch, Germany, The Gardens of Babylon: The Monastery & Three NeverEnding Nights is just that. So far, just about all of the organizations key musical acts will represent, as reflected on the massive phase 1 lineup release below, but as The Gardens of Babylon are known, there will be surprises, performances, magic and mystery at virtually every turn. Expect artists like Audiofly, ... Read more

DHA Mix #319 By Blond:ish

Blond:ish, the duo of Anstascia and Vivie Ann are inspired travelers, sharing their passion for music and spiritual encounters one listener at a time. Since 2008, they have delivered a slew of studio work while maintaining a constant travel schedule both as professional artists and for personal connections. From their Kompakt artist album to remixes of Depeche Mode, Blond:ish has continued to push through 2017 with remixes for Sabo, Modular Project, as well a slew of original productions. The year also saw the launch of ABRACADABRA, their own event series and label which has left its mark in Tulum and ... Read more

The Gardens of Babylon Takes ADE With Intimacy And Good Music

Amsterdam’s favorite foray into the more spiritual side of electronic music, The Gardens of Babylon (TGoB), celebrates their one year anniversary with a full on Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) programme filled with intimacy, good music and trademark mindfulness. Kicking off and ending on a group meditation setting organized by spiritual guides The Dreaming, The Gardens of Babylon will also bring two world class showcases to town before a full on, all day takeover of WesterUnie featuring the extended musical family. First off, on 19 October, Miami’s mature nightlife institution Do Not Sit on the Furniture travels with their head honcho ... Read more

Premiere: Hraach - Hidden Dimension (Kora Remix)

After contributing a remix for Satori‘s track ‘Bad Looking Trouble’ on Underyourskin Records last year, Armenian breed producer Hraach releases his first EP, ‘Hidden Dimension’ on the label. The four tracker comes along with two original versions, the title track and ‘Nemesis’, and two remixes by Tara Brooks and Kora. ‘Hidden Dimension’ starts off with a luscious baseline and a single synth-loop that in the course of the track switches it’s tonality and is enriched with guitar sounds that remain in the background to support the the lead synth. Due to the combination of the aforementioned elements the track is ... Read more

SXM Festival x DHA Present Âme, Black Coffee, Blond:ish & More

With less than a month until the 2nd edition of St. Marten’s SXM festival, we’re proud to announce our own hosted stage on its second day. Held at the festival’s primary day time venue, Happy Bay, The Deep House Amsterdam (DHA) goes down Thursday, 16 March from 12-12 across two areas. The Main Stage will feature performances from Black Coffee, Âme (live), Bedouin, Chaim, Jon Charnis, and a b2b set between our very own Kimou and Aeden. The day’s second, Ocean Stage will be headed up by Kompakt‘s Blond:ish, alongside Greb Pidcock, Ravel Brothers, Tara Brooks, and Zach Walker. Happy ... Read more

Eco-Conscious Arts Festival Envision Costa Rica Announces Initial Program

Taking place along the Southern Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, where beach meets forest and waterfalls in the jungle of Uvita, Envision Festival brings its eco-conscious approach in February 2017. From 23-26, the experiential arts, music, yoga and wellness event will welcome speakers, artists, musicians, DJs, and fans from the more socially conscious side of the human spectrum for an awakening human potential and positive energy. Amongst the first round of names announced are: Blond:ish and Acid Pauli from the psychedelic dance side of things, while the likes of Opiuo, Autograf, Rising Appalachia, Of Porcelain, Frameworks, and more, including a ... Read more

DGTL Kompakt ADE Podcast #001 By Blond:ish

BLOND:ISH got their kickstart into the music world after they claimed the World Air Guitar Championship title in Montreal in 2008. Since then it’s been a whirlwind of gigs, music releases and a never-ending mission to spread love and expand consciousness through music. As members of the Kompakt and Get Physical families along with a slew of other labels, Anstascia and Vivie-Ann have carved out a niche thanks to their dark, sensual club music, sultry DJ sets and outrageous, fun-loving attitude. All of which they say to be showing during Kompakt’s upcoming label night in cooperation with DGTL. The NDSM-docklands ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Gui Boratto

“I usually get up at 5 AM for the studio every day.” He’s an exceptional musical character, even within the reaches of his favourite label/family Kompakt. Try to pin him down during a set and he will have surprised you with a complete 180 before you can say “techno”. You’ve probably heard a lot of Gui Boratto, and that’s not really surprising as he’s been making music even before some of us were born. The Brazilian artists renowned for his eclectic, coulourful productions is coming up with a new album, “Abaporu”, which is being impatiently waited for by fans and ... Read more

Audiofly and Blond:ish Compile and Mix Flying Circus Ibiza #01

Like any good ideas, Flying Circus started off “accidentally” whereas Audiofly gather their peeps and friends for a small gathering which eight years later, transformed itself into a worldwide renowned party concept which to this date, preserves the friendly and intimate vibe, only, to a larger scale. Centered at the forefront of Audiofly’s and Supernature’s vision of throwing an immensely accredited party, they base themselves not only on the high regarded names that are being thrown onto the line-up, but purely on the fact that friends and large groups of confrères offer a party that well deserved buzz. Started off ... Read more

Mix #032 by Luis Leon

I, Lex van Aken, had the honor meeting Luis Leon last summer in his country Peru. We both played there at a gig in Mancora and I loved the set he played. The music he makes and the sets he plays have something unique you don’t see very often. His passion is making music and the brilliance of his productions have also been noticed by some great international artists. MANIK played his new upcoming track ‘Love is a Lie’ upcoming on Double Tree Records at Fabric, London and this track also has gotten some early support from H.O.S.H., Thugfucker, Finnebassen, Climbers, Blond:ish, ... Read more