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Ben UFO, Dixon, Tale Of Us & More Tapped To Play Swiss Alpine Polaris Festival

Famous for breakthaking views and unique atmosphere alike, the world famous Alpine resort Verbier will play host to the 2018 edition of Polaris Festival. Located in the Swiss canton of Valais, the extended 4-day Polaris Festival opens the Verbier winter season with its day & night programme and features a truly mesmerizing lineup across its Main Stage. A dense mix of headliners, newcomers of the scene, and Swiss favorites, this year sees the likes of Ben UFO, Dixon, DJ Tennis, Hunee, Laurent Garnier, Massive Attack (DJ Set), Nina Kraviz, Sassy J, Schwarzmann, Tale of Us, and more take to the ... Read more

With Limited Tickets Left, Loveland Puts Final Prep On First Two Day Amsterdam Festival Event

This weekend, Loveland Festival returns to Amsterdam’s Sloterpark for its 14th event. With the addition of a Sunday bill, the festival’s newly launched second day is only for those who also attend the first day. This first day of Loveland traditionally features six stages in its patented open-air setting with each stage representing different sounds from across the electronic spectrum. Day Two will cut down this number, creating an even more harmonious vibe as the festival goes deeper into the tunes and is accompanied by this loyal crowd to fully connect artists and audience on all levels. Hurry though, as ... Read more

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

Premiere: Etcha - Stephen Hawking (TYU Espacio Remix)

Etcha is short for Etchaberri and is Basque for ‘in his house’. It is House music that plays a central role in his sound, ranging from the Discoid to the Technoid, with cosmic and emotive storytelling at its core. His dedication has already been fruitful, with Ame & Dixon granting him a winning place in their Muting the Noise platform podcast contest. Jere, the b-side off his latest release “F2F”, ‘Stephen Hawking‘, keeps listeners floating into infinity while thousands of little analog starry bleeps transport us into a message of futuristic optimism revealed by a great, if not the greatest, ... Read more

DHA Mix #356 By Laolu

Laolu is a Geneva-based versatile and dynamic DJ/producer who’s rapidly establishing himself as one of the rising new forces of the electronic scene. With a background that includes releases on the likes of Innervisions, Freude Am Tanzen, Get Physical, Defected, Compost Records, successful collaborations with Mr Raoul K and support from the likes of Dixon and Black Coffee, Laolu stands out with his signature sophisticated, efficient and unmistakably distinct sound. This ruff techno, heart warming house style that is both sophisticated and raw at once is on full display here as Laolu brings the 256th edition in our mix series. ... Read more

Draaimolen Festival Returns With Strongest Lineup To Date

This year, Draaimolen celebrates their fifth anniversary with several special events marking the occasion. So far, these celebrations have included a sold-out birthday celebration with a Nous’Klaer showcase in April and an extra special (soon to be announced) line-up for a free festival Holy Pink in July. Still though, the centerpiece of it all remains Draaimolen Festival 2018, which returns to its beloved location Charlotte Oord on 15 September. Transforming the green space of meters high trees with spectacular stage designs of Iregular, Cinemata, Freerotation, Nikki Hock and Joeri Woudstra and visuals from (amongst others) Heleen Blanken, the event continues ... Read more

Loveland Festival Announces Full Weekender Lineup For 2018

The 14th annual Loveland Festival once again takes place in the heart of Sloterpark in 2018. This time across two days of 11 – 12 August. For the first time Loveland will expand into a full weekend festival; with early bird tickets already close to selling out. This year’she lineup features all the biggest names Amsterdam audiences have become accustomed to seeing at Loveland. On the bill for the two days in August sees the likes of Marco Carola, Eric Prydz’s alter ego Cirez D, Jeff Mills, Stephan Bodzin, Mano le Tough, Black Coffee, Tale Of Us, Apollonia, Sam Paganini, ... Read more

Epizode Festival: 7 Key Performances

Vietnam’s Epizode Festival made a huge mark on all who attended this year. The second edition of the ten day long event was a landmark one, with people from all over the US, UK, New Zealand, Russia and Australia making up the diverse crowd. Of course, plenty of locals from the Asian scene also got involved and with a line-up featuring the likes of Ricardo Villalobos, Dixon, Ame, Peggy Gou, Loco Dice, Luciano, Marcel Dettmann, Sofia Rodina, Bambounou and many more, the festival really has helped drive the scene forward and bring plenty of big names to the area for ... 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

Toronto’s Electric Island Announce Huge 2 Day Season Finale

On 3 – 4 September, North American fans of House & Techno will celebrate the long, Labour Day weekend with the season finale of Electric Island. Toronto’s seminal summer event, Electric Island returns to their original home of Hanlan’s Point with Claude VonStroke, Chris Liebing, CRi, Dixon, Dusky, Gab Rhome, Mall Grab, My Favorite Robot, Nitin, Sonny Fodera, Soul Clap, Sven Väth, The Black Madonna, and Yotto. Also on hand over the course of the two day festival will be warm ups from local favorites Brian Johnson, Jamie Kidd, Jeff Button, Koki, Sam Haze, Simon Jain and Terence Kissner. 2 ... Read more

Premiere: Red Axes - Sun My Sweet Sun (Fango Goes To Bollywood Remix)

While Red Axes’s ode to the sun is still running strong one and a half years after its release, its now time for the remix package! Including work from German wunderkind Konstantin Sibold and the Axes’ boys themselves, it is one of two from (DHA favorite) Fango as he turns the original into a rough beat version just to drop the melody in the break for maximum dancefloor mayhem. Here, we’re premiering the Solomun and Dixon approved remix of Red Axes’ ‘Sun My Sweet Sun,’ as Fango Goes to Bollywood Remix. This remix also comes on the heels of Fango’s ... Read more

Premiere: Phunkadelica - Collapso (Man Power Italo Belgique Remix)

Supported by Dixon and Marvin & Guy, Engrave Ltd. brings the first Ep from Phunkaedlica, brimming with italo disco, electro and new wave flavours. Timeless beats, spicy snares, tecnological fills, hyperbolic arpeggiators’ are a few of the components featured in the Phunkaelica manifesto, with XLR8Rs artist of the year 2015 – Man Power on remix duties. Here, Man Power brings crushed snares and velocity emphasis to fewer layers of ‘Collapso’, for a narrow, defined texture. The overall effect – games console turned club jam. “Intergalactico” is available 28 July on Engrave Ltd.

DHA Mix #301 By Denis Horvat

Through his dynamic productions and complex sets of and deep and melodic techno, Denis Horvat has been racking up some stellar achievements in the underground dance music world. The talented Dane’s music has been featured on the likes of Innvervisions, Exit Strategy, Sum Over Histories, AEON Audio, and his original home of Upon.You Records, while he has taken to the decks everywhere including ADE and OFF Sonar. Off his many acclaimed releases. With a focus on detailed tracks, with selections that weave a tapestry from start to finish, its no wonder Denis Horvat has become a favorite selector of Âme, ... Read more

Party Report: Innervisions Barcelona

Innervisions took over one of the best locations in Barcelona for such an intimate events which suited the label and the organization itself just perfectly. It was the first time for me at the Plaza Mayor de El Poble Espanyol, but I have to say, it’s an amazing art pavilion that was originally built for the Barcelona International Exhibition in 1929 and represents the “real Spanish town/village”. You can definitely feel the Spanish soul wrapped around the buildings and all the typical arches! Now back to Innervisions event! I actually skipped one day of Sónar, just to be full in ... Read more

Vietnam’s Premiere Electronic Music Event, Epizode, Celebrates New Years With Massive 10 Day Experience

Just an hour’s flight from Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam’s Epizode Festival has just announced the first names for its massive 10 day getaway experience. Offering a cinematic fusion of culture, art, adventure, and the deeper, more intriguing sounds of electronic music, Epizode welcomes Berlin’s underground hero Dixon, purveyor of barebones techno and Latin-based rhythms Luciano, CLR‘s Chris Liebing, and the iconic keeper peak timer Loco Dice as its first names. As you can see from the below, just released 2017 aftermovie, Epizode’s debut year featured everything from sprawling beaches to picturesque sunsets, and over 21 hours of cultirally inspired entertainment ... Read more