Tag: Dollkraut

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

Premiere: The Magic Ray - The Tuning of the Road (Khidja Remix)

The Magic Ray is the new project of established artist Fred Bigo aka Electronicat, who debuts on Jennifer Cardini and Noura Labbani’s new imprint, Dischi Autunno. Already heading Correspondant for more than 6 years & internationally renowned DJ, Jennifer Cardini launched this new imprint at the start of 2017 with Dollkraut’s 2nd LP “Holy Ghost People”. The label explores new territories with indie, rock, ambient, progressive and experimental releases, perfect for home listening experiences. Here, P-Balans heads Khidja present a future-facing version of the package’s title track with their sci-fi sounds and purring break. “The Tuning of The Road” is ... Read more

Dekmantel Release First Edition Of “Selectors” Documentary Series

Leading up to Dekmantel‘s 2016 edition and their September Croatian adventure, the festival and Grolsch have just kicked off their “Selectors” Documentary series. The first edition takes an in depth look at Amsterdam’s Red Light Radio and Red Light Records, speaking with the crews behind each. The radio station and “Digger’s Paradise” record shop act as seminal community hubs for underground dance music in Amsterdam, pushing out a passion for music that is unquestionable. Remember, Dekmantel kicks off next week from 4 – 7 August. The Selectors Stage will feature the likes of Theo Parrish, Marcellus Pittman, Donato Dozzy, Lena ... Read more

10 Best (Late) 2016 Summer Festivals

Summer is inching towards the halfway mark, with only a few weeks in the mix – it’s time to turn our begoggled eyes to late summer festival season. Its June. Thus far, you’ve probably had an alright summer – but the opportunities to be extraordinarily sinful whilst having copious amounts of ultraviolet rays absolutely burn your body are beginning to wane.  Most of the rave heads have probably made it a few festivals already,  but some of us working-life people are still looking to escape our tragic albinism. That’s why we set out what we think are the ten best festivals during the second half of summer ... Read more

Premiere: Yovav – Running Wave (Original Mix)

Correspondant returns with their fourth annual label compilation. Celebrating the label’s 5th year anniversary, Yovav invites you on a night drive which takes you deeper in to the darkness. Label owner Jennifer Cardini has assembled a cavalcade of Correspondant’s core family – which includes Man Power, Red Axes, Javi Redondo, Axel Boman, Borusiade, Chida, Dollkraut, Kiwi, Jonathan Kusuma, and Autarkic. It’s been a crazy 5 years for the label. Steered on course by Jennifer Cardini, Correspondant has never taken the easy or cheap route, yet it’s dedication to the skewed, dark and difficult end of the dance spectrum has paid of with an every growing legion of supporters ... Read more

Lotgenoten Celebrates 3 Yr Anniversary With Weekender In Radion

Lotgenoten – a boutique Amsterdam promoter of various party concepts (like Liefhebbers, Mi Casa Es Su Casa, Carpe Noctem and Nachtparade) – known to connoisseurs for its strong programming, intimate locations and eye for decoration – is celebrating its three year anniversary with a sterling weekender in off-centre underground haven RADION. With a wide array of artists, featuring the likes of Call Super, Dollkraut, Locked Groove, Hunter/Game, Serge (Clone) and Aera, and a specially decorated RADION, this is promising to be quite the escape this weekend. Lotgenoten started out around 3 years ago – not immediately as a promoter, but ... Read more

Nachtiville Announces Second Wave Of Artists

Nachtiville, the Dutch sister of the German Nachtdigital festival has just announced the second wave of artists for their upcoming debut in De Eemhof, a bungalow park in the . The second lineup announcement for Nachtiville further undermines the musical approach of the festival’s inaugural edition. Spanning from Techno to Ambient, Nachtiville, much like Nachtdigital, combines well-proven favourites with up-and-coming talent . The latest additions to the list of merited legends includes Radio Slave and Optimo as well as Atom TM & Tobias – the latter will perform one of their rare collaborative live sets. See also: JP Enfant Mixtape | Interview: Optimo ... Read more