Tag: Dockyard Festival

Dockyard & Mystic Garden Team Up For ADE 2018 Two In One Festival Experience

At ADE 2018, Dockyard Festival and Mystic Garden Festival will join forces for a 12 hour 2-in-1 festival on 20 October. The two contrasting concepts will be a collision of The Mystic Garden’s glittering fairyland and Dockyard’s brazen, industrial world. After entering, audiences will be given the choice of two gates behind which you can experience all of the musical and theatrical thrills of both concepts. The line up features some very special guests at the event that will be announced soon, plus Sven Vath, Len Faki, Paco Osuna, Apollonia, Ben Sims, BLAWAN, Robert Hood, Dax J, Secret Cinema, Egbert ... Read more

Dockyard Festival Announces First Names, New Location For Annual ADE Edition

Amsterdam’s well established Dockyard Festival has announced the names for their annual Amsterdam Dance Event favorite festival event. As well as moving location’s, from NDSM to Westpoort’s N-1 Park, Dockyard, Dockyard Daytime Festival will be bigger and better than before, with all the usual lights, production and sound, fans have become accustomed to from the series. Stages will be hosted by the likes of Cocoon, Mindshake, Polegroup, and Terminal One, with names like Sven Vath, Mano le Tough, Paco Osuna, Eats Everything, Octave One, and many more on hand. Check the full linep below, ad make sure to get online ... Read more

Preview: Dockyard Festival 2016

Making a return to 2016 during ADE week on October 22nd is Dockyard Festival. The 12 hour long-festival marries Dutch industrial heritage with contemporary ADE partying, all going down at the abandoned shipyard setting of NDSM Werf. The line up this year features returning favourites and new names from the worlds of deep house, tech house and techno – which includes Art Department and Christian Wünsch, Paco Osuna and Gaiser, Paul Ritch and Dubfire, Monika Kruse and Marco Bailey, The Advent & Industrialyzer, Johannes Heil and the cult favourites RPR Soundsystem, [a:apia:r], Oscar Mulero, Jonas Kopp b2b Pfirter and many more. It is taking ... Read more

ADE Interview: Hector

Born and raised in Mexico, Hector’s life was consumed by music coming not only from his mother country but from overseas too. The lure of beat drew him to seek pastures new in London, where a job at the iconic Phonica record shop was to prove a pivotal moment in his career. It was here that Hector met Anja Schneider and Loco Dice, both of whom would later give him jobs on their esteemed imprints Mobilee and Desolat respectively. Now, in 2015, Hector has flipped the script to help others by pulling together some of the most talented and underrated ... Read more