Tag: Claire

DHA Mix #355 By Sven Prinsen

Remembered by many for his sets with former DJing partner Tettero, Sven Prinsen can be described as an Amsterdam nightlife standout. His distinguished sound revolves around the never-ending groove with eclectic selections ranging from stripped-back rollers to classic Deep House gems, sprinkled with the odd breakbeat or rarity. With many memorable DJing appearances in the club (and illegal) Amsterdam circuit – Shelter Amsterdam, Claire and Sugarfactory, Capsule Open Air – a Sven Prinsen set is an unhinged, swirling experience. For a taste of this, Sven Prinsen has brought on the 355th edition of our mix series! Tracklist 1. Dorisburg – ... Read more

DHA Mix #316 By KMLN

Behind KMLN (pronounced Kameleon) is Shawna Hofmann and Christopher Tooker, two wanderers with a history for cross- pollinating the sounds of yesterday with the sounds of tomorrow The duo’s music, which features live instrumentation that blends elements of deep tribal house and minimal techno, has received support from prominent artists such as Solomun, Acid Pauli, Damian Lazarus, Mira, Nico Stojan, Bedouin, DOP, Nicola Cruz and more, while appearing on imprints like Sol Selectas, Touch of Class, Crosstown Rebels and Endless. See also: DHA Mix #315 By Sabo Whether at the peak of the night or bringing bodies back to earth ... Read more

DHA Mix #315 By DJ Sabo

On Saturday, 21 October, DJ Sabo and the Sol Selectas crew descend on Amsterdam Dance Event as The Gardens of Babylon will present a very special showcase of the imprint at Claire. Alongside its main man, this intimate early evening affair will also feature a slew of DHA favorites like Amentia, KMLN, unders, and Kora. Anticipating that event, DJ Sabo was kind enough to put together this highly ethereal mix.   Tracklist 1. Sabo – Vibe Quest (Nadastrom Remix) [Sol Selectas] 2. Be Svendsen – Getula [Sol Selectas] 3. Amentia – Victoria (Canson Remix) [Sol Selectas] 4. Dave Nada – ... Read more

Amsterdam New Year’s Guide 2016/2017

New Year’s. Think about it what you will, either as the best chance for “acceptable” debauchery or over marketed shit show for the desperate, the reality is it exists and it’s coming. This year, as we say goodbye to the steaming pile of right wing crap that was 2016, the world is blessed these celebrations happen to fall over the weekend, and with International party capital’s like Amsterdam salivating at the opportunity to extend the celebration to the nth degree, there’s no surprise regarding the abundance of events going down in the Dutch capital. Find All Amsterdam’s New Year’s Events: ... Read more

Amsterdam’s ADE Insiders: Detroit Swindle

Enthusiastic record diggers and synth hunters, as well as world class DJ’s, Amsterdam’s Detroit Swindle’s ability to connect musical styles has found them at the top of their game. True dance music renaissance men, the duo have released on the likes of Freerange, Future Classics, Dirt Crew, Tsuba, Classic Music Company, Kaoz Theory, while, of course, running their own Heist Recordings. On ADE’s Saturday, 22 October, the guys bring Heist Recordings to Amsterdam’s newest night spot,Claire. Alongside Soundmachine, the night sees Mathew Herbert, Nebraska (live), Frits Wentik, Honey Soundsystem, and Beesmunt Soundsystem all welcoming the weekend’s festivities in style. Anticipating ... Read more

New Amsterdam Club Opens In Former Studio 80 Space

With the shuttering of Studio 80’s doors in the latter months of 2015, Amsterdam lost one of its most valuable underground nightspots. Now, it has been announced that the former Studio 80 space will launch a new club, Claire, will open this October, bringing the likes of Chez Damier, Gilles Peterson and Matthew Herbert to Amsterdam’s Rembrandtplein over the coming months. The new owners, Juri Miralles and Marlon Arfman, who also have their hands involved in local clubs Bloemenbar & Disco Dolly, have announced the spot will be open Thursday-Saturday and feature many a local house, techno and disco act. ... Read more