Tag: egyptian lover

The Crave Festival Rounds Out Full Weekend Of Diverse Electronic Acts Including Matrixxman & Palms Trax

The third edition of The Crave Festival sees the Den Haag based festival expand with an opening night celebration, two after parties and a closing beachside event. With previously confirmed headlining acts Hessle Audio Trio, Egyptian Lover, DJ Stringray and Aurora Halal, a slew of new names have now been added to complete the 1 – 3 June event. Cult legends Unit Moebius and Rude66 now open the weekend with a live performance at Het Magazijn, while Identified Patient and Stevie Whisper provide an all night b2b set. Then, after joining the festival in Zuiderpark, visitors can choose between Techno ... Read more

Melt Festival Adds MIA, Richie Hawtin, Maceo Plex For 2017

Back in December, Germany’s famed Melt festival dropped a little taste of their 2017 lineup, with names like Die Antwoord, the Kills, Phoenix, Dixon, Marcel Dettman, Âme b2b Rødhåd, and Bonobo all featured. Now, the festival has unveiled its huge second wave of acts…one that needs to be seen (or, in this case, read) to be believed! First up is the ever-thrilling provocateur MIA (!), alongside Solange collaborator Sampha, who will bring his debut LP “Process”. Lil Silva, Kamasi Washington, Dave, and a Soulelection label showcase also highlight the urban side of things. As for dance music, well, across Melt’s ... Read more

Egyptian Lover Re-Released On Triangular Vinyl With Pyramid Sleeve

This is probably the coolest damn re-release we have seen come out in a long time. Not just because of the music, but also because of some incredible packaging.  LA-based record label Stones Throw is sparing no effort in their upcoming reissue of the iconic release of eighties electro hero, Egyptian Lover, ‘Egypt Egypt’. But aside from the fact that his kick-ass music is being introduced to a new generation, the presentation of the record is equally rejoicing.  The record is a white triangle vinyl and the sleeve is comprised of 8 black panels with gold foil that fold into a free-standing ... Read more