Tag: France

Klassified Brings Its Music Festival & More To French Riviera With Audiofly, Blond:ish, Damian Lazarus

This 21 & 22 July sees Klassified return with their annual music festival, Klassified Music Festival & More, to the sprawling, natural outdoor amphitheatre at l’Oppidum du col d’Eze.. Just 10 minutes from Nice and 8km from Monaco, some 3,000 electronic music lovers from around the world will be greeted by panoramic views of the Azure Mountains and Mediterranean Sea. More than a music festival, the event will couple its selection of musical acts with a full program of activities including yoga, live painting, slow food, organic delicacies, Reiki, shops for accessories and natural products, and a full workshop timetable ... Read more

Premiere: Premiesku - Cu Balans (Varhat Remix)

The Romanian collective of Premiesku (Livio & Roby + George G) ave been releasing and performing together for nearly a decade now. Their widespread influence on the flourishing underground scene is no secret, their innovative live performances, and constant flow of cutting edge productions remain one of their nation’s leading lights in the field. Here, Varhat steps up on remix duties for Premiesku’s latest ‘Cu Balans,’ off their latest Vakant release, “Seria” (Vinyl Only). As one of France’s most exciting exports, Varhat has already released a string of impressive records on labels such as Mulen and Howl. His interpretation of ... Read more

This Weekend, Lyon Prepares For the Evasion, With Intimate Festival Experience

Offering a complete and immersive experience beyond a simple music program, the second edition of France’s Evasion Festival is now imminent. Set against an idyllic setting of turquoise water and white sands on the banks of the Eaux Bleues lake, less than twenty minutes from Lyon, Evasion features three stages that span the spectrum of dance music – House to Disco, Techno to Trance, with a bit of Experimental thrown in for good measure. Expect names like Kerri Chandler, Derrick May, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, wAFF, Chez Damier, DJ Deep, and many more to turn out the tunes, while activities like 15m ... 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

Lille’s N.A.M.E. Festival Drops 12th Edition Lineup

This October, N.A.M.E. Festival returns to Lille for it’s 12th edition, bringing with it a sufficiently mouth watering lineup of dance music masters. Across three days in October, the Nord.Art.Musique.Electronique festival sees the likes of Âme, Ben Klock, Stephan Bodzin, Ellen Allien, Laurent Garnier and many more at one of three venues in the Northern French metropolis. As mentioned, the three locations center around the day festival of downtown Lille’s La Gare Saint Sauveur, while La Condition Publique will host Sunday’s closing party (and will also be the host of the annual Ableton masterclass, as well as various talks and ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Amine Edge

Amine Edge, Gangster DJ from the dance scene, is playing coming sunday at Straf_werk Festival. This time without his fellow mate DANCE. His image as a badboy with guns in pictures and showing off as a gangster, is that really how Amine is? We had a little chat with him to find out! ‘Shit with this fucking interview everyone will finally know that I am a nice guy’ How did you come up with the name Amine Edge? When I was young my DJ name was awful (I’ll keep it secret, lol) I needed to change it. It was really ... Read more