Tag: Boom Festival

ADE Talks Review: Sustainable Festivals Redefining Societies

This is a short series of articles, considering the most important, most resounding panels of Amsterdam Dance Event conferences. A collection of observations that span the conversation in the industry for the rest of the year, the heated discussions and knowledge that is worth a special attention. To scan through or read thoroughly, as always is your choice, but we decided no to listen through and spread the gospel. If Djs are the new rockstars, than festivals became the new standard of a business model, where a successful formula is repeated over and over, copied and saturated until it dies out. Let me begin with ... Read more

Mix #009 by Raaf

When Raaf turned 17, electronic music really got a grip on him and it never let go. Although enjoying a wide variety of electronic music, he preferred more club-oriented music. He started DJ’ing, and exploring the different styles, ultimately shaping his own. In his sets Raaf plays a selection of house, deep-house and techno,laced with poppy hooks and with a heavy emphasis on groove. Typical for his sound are the ‘phat’ basslines and sexy vocals. Always maintaining the energy and vibe, he excels at reading crowds. Whether he has to open the night or play at peaktime, he delivers. Venues ... Read more