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Vietnam’s Immersive 10 Day EPIZODE Festival Returns With New Dates

After two editions, EPIZODE festival will return from 28 December, 2018 – 8 January, 2019, on the island hideaway off Vietnam’s West coast – Phu Quoc. It will, once again, welcome the global electronic music headliners and live performances from all over the world playing alongside the most exciting Asia based talents across the immersive, 11-day long escape. Previous editions have hosted the the likes of Carl Cox, Richie Hawtin, Ricardo Villalobos, Dixon, Loco Dice, and Chris Liebing, amongst many more. The Super Early Bird Multi Passes as available now. Find the necessary information at the links below. 28 December ... Read more

Interview: Pleasurekraft

With firm reputation for standout productions since (the now iconic) “Tarantula”, the evolution of the Pleasurekraft sound has since moved towards a tougher, atmospheric blend of melodic techno. Built on big room drums, soaring breaks, and smart, unpredictable vocals, this self-dubbed “cosmic techno” has found support from a range of scene heavyweights, including Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Nicole Moudaber & many more. Now, after years of hits, Pleasurekraft have recently released their debut album “Friends, Lovers, & Other Constellations,” a project with the unmistakeable Pleasurekraft fingerprint throughout its 11 tracks. An album that merits continuous listens to reveal its depth, ... Read more

5 Classic Sets: Sven Väth

Sven Väth is the Peter Pan of techno. Despite being deep in the rave since the late eighties—including a sidestep into pop with 1987’s ‘pop-hit “Electrica Salsa”—he never seems to age. Nor do his energy levels seem to wane. Multiple times a week does he step up to the decks, somewhere in the world, and serve up a party-starting style of techno that gets people dancing. He has vast reserves of musical knowledge to call on—as well as the releases on his own label, Cocoon—and is still dedicated to playing on vinyl. He rarely disappoints, and loves to throw in ... Read more

Carl Cox Amongst First Headline Names For 2018’s Oasis Festival

Morocco’s Oasis Festival returns in the shadow of the Morocco’s Atlas Mountains from 14 – 16 September. Four years in, Oasis Festival was the first event of its kind in Morocco, where ancient history marries with a futuristic soundtrack. This year, the atmospheric Desert Oasis and Arena stages will be complemented by a brand new stage and each will feature names just announced like a headline set from Carl Cox, as well as Actress x Mount Kimbie B2B DJ Set, Avalon Emerson, Derrick Carter B2B The Black Madonna, Jessy Lanza (DJ Set), Nastia, Octo Octa, Paula Temple, Rødhåd, Tim Sweeney ... Read more

Awakenings Drops 100+ Names For 2018 Festival

Awakenings Festival has just dropped their 2018 line-up, which sees the iconic festival descend upon Spaarnwoude once again from 30 June – 1 July. Over one hundred artists will perform over two days of Techno with some 80.000 visitors are expected. On the 2018 bill, key acts this year include Carl Cox, Adam Beyer, Nina Kraviz, and Sven Väth. Awakenings also will showcase the new generation of Techno heavyweights like Job Jobse, Amelie Lens, Charlotte de Witte and Dax J for their respective festival debuts. Also on hand, and for the first time ever, Richie Hawtin will bring his special ... Read more

Carl Cox Curated Babylon Festival Returns To Australian Countryside For 2018

Set deep inside Victoria, Australia’s countryside, Babylon Festival returns next February for its second showing of music, art and culture. The three day camping event takes place on February’s final weekend, 23 – 25, and will feature local and international artists of all descriptions. The event is curated by Babylon legend, Carl Cox, who will return to the Main Stage for another Burning man-inspired set. For this edition, Carl will also be doing a surprise second set, so stayed tuned for those details. Alongside Carl, Babylon will also welcome Laurent Garnier, Agents of Time, Pan-Pot, Enrico Sangiuliano, Deborah De Luca, ... Read more

Marathon Festival Epizode Vietnam Announces Carl Cox, Dixon, Marcel Dettmann Amongst First Names

The second Epizode will take place on the beautiful island of Phu Quoc in the Gulf of Thailand from 31 December – 10 January. Once again, the marathon festival transforms the area into a Territory of Happiness in every aspect, featuring Kazantip sunsets, surreal installations captured in thousand shots and, arguably, the world’s best music. The lineup for this Epizode is constantly growing, welcoming a slew of names that simply need no introduction. Amongst this round of names are heavy hitters – Chris Liebing, Carl Cox, Dubfire, Dixon, Guti, Loco Dice, Pan-Pot, Nicole Moudaber, Luciano, Loco Dice, Marcel Dettmann, Mathew ... Read more

Relive Kappa FuturFestival With Exclusive Short Film From DJSounds

Kappa FuturFestival is Italy’s biggest house and techno festival, and a new film by DJsounds shows why. In it, the global video web channel DJsounds.com — which is now 10 years old — captures how the scale event has grown over the years. Touching on its origins, performances, and features interviews with Carl Cox, Fatboy Slim, Kölsch and Joseph Capriati, while Festival director Maurizio Vitali appears throughout. Check out the full video below! DJSounds.com Kappa FuturFestival

Hybrasil - Pure Carl Cox Podcast

Born somewhere off the coast of Ireland, Hybrasil is a live act who may be one of the busiest artists in the game right now. Only a year old, Hybrasil has already had several high profile appearances around the world including on the legendary Space Ibiza Terrace, alongside the world tour of Sven Vath, and playing with Jeff Mills at his sold out Dublin Orchestra show. Over the past few months, the music of Hybrasil has found its way onto Loose Records, Bush Records, Break New Soil, Intacto Records, Kraftek and Kenja Records, with his own self titled imprint also ... Read more

In Conversation: Davide Squillace & Yousef

Davide Squillace and Yousef are two electronic artists of different backgrounds yet similar accolades. Both donafide veterans of the scene in heir own right, each can boast some two decades on International touring, studio work, label curation, and virtually every other job under the dance music umbrella. Neither being of character to slow down, Davide and Yousef respective careers continue to go strength to strength, with 2017 being as busy a year as any. With a friendship that struck up when Yousef invited Davide to his Circus Liverpool nights for his first ever UK gig, the two have developed a ... Read more

Ultra’s Arcadia Landing: Secrets Revealed

The Arcadia is becoming a solid stage at Ultra since they’ve been providing quality music for now two years in a row. But sometimes it’s not only about the music…. The DJs have been performing from a DJ booth suspended in the middle of a giant spider. Three spider legs are controlled by a team of technicians and engineers who can throw fire whenever he wishes, add to this explosive mix some acrobats during the “Arcadia Landing Show” and you experience a show of a lifetime. We sat down with one of the members from the Arcadia show, “Pip Rush” ... Read more

Cristian Varela Traces 25 Years Of Dance With Intimate New Documentary

A seminal member of the Spanish dance music underground, Cristian Varela celebrates 25 years of Techno with the release of a very special career spanning documentary. Below, you will find the exclusive teaser of the film, which features the likes of Carl Cox, Luciano, Joseph Capriati, Chris Liebing, and other industry titans discuss Cristian’s prolific work, attitude, and place within the wider construct of contemporary dance music. Depicting the story of a young child who’s love affair with electronic music knew no bounds, the film traces the DJs life up until this point. As an innovator, Cristian consistently has new ... Read more

5 Must See Acts Of Ultra Music Festival 2017

UMF is bringing back the Resistance stage for 3 days and all our favorite artists will be grooving in Miami. From the Carl Cox Mega structure to the gigantic Arcadia Spider those 3 days will be another epic experience you don’t want to miss! Here is a take at 5 artists performing at Ultra Music Festival 2017 on March 24, 25, 26. ADAM BEYER The Drum Code legendary DJ is just as powerful as ever. His DJ sets are always highly anticipated and we can’t wait to witness history when he will take on the decks on Saturday night. SASHA ... Read more

Hideout Festival Podcast By CamelPhat

We pretty much don’t know anything about CamelPhat – not where they came from, what records they first bought, names, ages…nothing! What we do know is…they are a duo…and they don’t leave the house without masks…and they rarely do interviews. Since their first release in 2010, though, they have counted the likes of Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Danny Howard, Gorgon City, Groove Armada, Huxley, MK, Pete Tong, Riva Starr, Sasha and Tiga as supporters, frequently tinging their sets with the mysterious duo’s emotion-rich, sub-soaked, silky-synth sounds. Now, after traveling the world over, they will descend onto Croatia’s Zrce Beach for ... Read more

Kappa FuturFestival Adds Nina Kraviz, Seth Troxler B2B The Martinez Brothers & More For 2017

Shaping up to be, perhaps, its best edition yet, Totino, Italy’s Kappa FuturFestival has added a slew of names to its 2nd lineup announcement. Adding to the already announced Carl Cox, Jamie Jones, Sasha & Digweed, Sven Vath and Tale of Us, will be the legendary Fatboy Slim, Nina Kraviz, and a very special back to back set from Seth Troxler and The Martinez Brothers, all on 8 July. On 9 July, Kappa FuturFestival 2017 welcomes techno icons Paul Kalkbrenner and Joseph Capriati alongside its 40,000 revellers. 8-9 July | Kappa FuturFestival 2017 | Tickets | Torino, Italy