Tag: Dominik Eulberg

Backyard Sessions, Malmö’s Festival Celebration Of Culture & Music, Returns In September

Backyard Sessions, the two-day gathering from 1-2 September in Malmö aims to bring people together in celebration of all things culture. Evolving from one-off Sunday events into a full on festival experience, Backyard Sessions now grows further, aiming at gathering more than 2000 people from all walks of life and around the world to come to Sweden and dance to electronic beats together along with live bands, art, great food, and sunshine. Musically, a combined place for International acts and local talent, Backyard Sessions is as much a place for those inexperienced with electronic music as it is for the ... Read more

La Rêve Festival Descends On Dreamy Outdoor Thuishaven

This Saturday, 5 August, Amsterdam’s dreamy outdoor location Thuishaven plays host to La Rêve Festival. What started four years ago with a tight knit group of local artists and big dreamers sharing a love of House Music, has since hosted multiple Dagdromen Festival editions, featuring artists like Stephan Bodzin, Dominik Eulberg, Gabriel Ananda, Patrice Baumel, Tsepo, Miss Melera and many others. This year Dagdromen turns into La Rêve Festival and renews its focus on their own talents with a few melodic headliners thrown in for good measure. So, as an alternative to a big local weekend that features PRIDE and ... Read more

Interview: N’to

N’to’s love affair with music began during his early childhood in his hometown of Marseille, France. Influenced by minimal and techno artists such as James Holden, Extrawelt and Stephan Bodzin, as well as 70s rock, 30s swing, hiphop, triphop, pop, jazz, soul, classical music, the many shades of N’to’s electronic music are instantely recognisable through smooth melodies and efficient rhythms. Having been featured on DHA before, N’to now gets us all ready for 3 September’s Pleinvrees Festival where he will bring his analog and electronic border blurring performance, N’to (live). Here, the talented Frenchman dishes on Marseille hot spots, goes ... Read more

Amsterdam Open Air Releases Line Up For 2016 Edition

After five sold-out editions, Amsterdam Open Air is returning to Amsterdam’s Gaasperpark once again. During the first weekend of June, Open Air will set up shop at their continual location, hosting stages for over thirteen local promoters like Straf_Werk, Format, Slapfunk, Weiter.  Festival goers can expect to hear an international mix of rising stars, industry veterans, alternated by promising local talent, and bands. Next to favourited Dutch acts such as the Gallowstreet brass band and Jeugd van Tegenwoordig, there is plenty of highly anticipated dance programming this year, in the form of Fritz Kalkbrenner, Todd Terje, Green Velvet, Route 94, Oscar Mulero, Efdemin, George Fitzgerald, ... Read more

Festival Report: Loveland

By: Peter Dingemanse & Berend Pilon Pictures: Hédi Ouali To this day the festival crowd at Loveland remains one of The Netherlands’ most diverse. There doesn’t seem to be a specific age or social group that dominates. From guys sporting football jerseys to die-hard ravers and hipsters, everyone seems to be here, whether they are 20 or 50 – a decent representation of society. Curious to see what had changed this year, we set out to explore the terrain. The lay-out is pretty much the same as last year, but we soon run into our first surprise. The new Rise stage ... Read more

Interview: Max Cooper

Born and raised in Belfast, Max Cooper is one of the most individual, most interesting artists in the industry at the moment. Trying to put a label on his music is impossible as he has carved out his own artistic space between the worlds of emotional dancefloor experimentation, fine-art sound design, and tireless attempts to examine the scientific world through visuals. All of this started during his years at university where he received his PhD in computational biology and started DJing. Since he started releasing music in 2007 on labels like Sasha’s Last Night On Earth, FIELDS and Cologne based ... Read more

Extrema Outdoor Releases Massive Line-up For Festival’s 5th Edition

For one late May weekend, Eastern Belgium’s Kelchterhoef Park will be the International dance music capital as Extrema Outdoor celebrates their fifth anniversary with another massive lineup of the finest house and techno artists the scene has to offer. With areas curated by some of the most prevalent clubbing brands, labels and institutions in the world, the outdoor camping weekender has quickly solidified its place amongst the upper echelons of the competitive festival market. With both house and techno on the bill, Extrema Outdoor’s 2015 edition represents a mouth-watering lineup of the crème de la crème of dance. On the ... Read more