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Extrema Outdoor NL Announces Full Lineup Including Marcel Dettmann, Michael Mayer, Secret Stages & More

With a focus on the deeper side of the spectrum in 2018, Extrema Outdoor NL has announced their lineup and a handful of secrets and activities for the 6 – 7 July 2018 event. This 23rd (!) edition is a full on camping weekender with two festival days and three for camping, which includes the likes of Marcel Dettmann (Mainstage Closing set – Saturday), Apollonia, Worakls, Matthias Tanzmann, and Michael Mayer on its extensive lineup. Also on hand, the likes of Franky Rizardo‘s FLOW and Andrea Oliva‘s ANTS will host exclusive stages, while the addition of the new “Mellowtron” Friday ... Read more

10 Tracks We’ll Be Hearing About At ADE 2017

ADE comes back to Amsterdam for the 21st edition. It will take place between Oct 18th – 22nd and features numerous events but also workshops, conferences, interviews and more. The Amsterdam Dance Event is the place to be at for any dance music fans and also for individuals involved in the scene who just want to network and get their names out there. Of course ADE loves to feature up & coming talents so this TOP 10 ADE 2017 Chart has a few of them but also some way way back legendary acts like Inner City from Detroit and Laurent ... Read more

Interview: Franky Rizardo

Franky Rizardo, one of Holland’s finest young electronic music exports, continues to push himself as a DJ with a distinctive style that works across stages and clubs, big and small. A prolific producers, with releases on the likes of Defected, Saved!, Simma Black, and, of course, his own LTF Records, Franky is also the purveyor of his FLOW concept; one that continues to develop into a recognisable icon in the house music landscape, emerging from its humble beginnings via Slam.FM. Anticipating this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), Franky will bring FLOW back to AIR alon with Mat.Joe, Secondcity, Benny Rodrigues, ... Read more

Summerpark Podcast By Sam Divine

In anticipation to her performance on the Summer Stage at Summerpark, Defected Records veteran Sam Divine provides a special podcast to reinvigorate the title ‘DJ under the sun’. Based in the UK, Sam Divine originally emerged out of the Bristol club circuit with her trainspotter-knowledge of house. She’s since performed at renowned festivals and venues such as We Are FSTVL, Pacha Festival, and a 3-year residency at Ushuaia Ibiza, all the while running her ‘timeless-house’ label D-Vine Sounds. As an artist, she utilizes aesthetics such as 80s Motown samples and shady vocal dubs to create escapist house cuts which allow the 9-5 jobber to safely parachute into a humbled vibe. Kicking off the July festival season is ... Read more

King’s Night Preview: FLOW

Amsterdam’s club Air is hosting the Kings Night party along the FLOW party series and it’s narrator is Holland’s very own Franky Rizardo. Setting great expectations for the night, Franky brought together a set of his favourite producers and DJ’s, including UK’s Josh Butler, Wouter S. and Sonny Fodera with whom he is playing B2B, all under one roof. Prior to establishing his own label, Franky had released on labels like OFF, Defected and Spinnin’. This summer Franky holds residency at The Redlight in Sankeys Ibiza for 9 shows along with his weekly radio show on Slam FM and FLOW event series Frank’s ambition spans over global horizons. We ... Read more

Pacha Festival Celebrates 5 Years In Amsterdam

Pacha Festival Amsterdam will celebrate its 5 year anniversary in a brand new, centrally located and easily accessible, location, Arenapark. Organised by renowned Ibiza club chain Pacha, the shiny red cherries will bring over its Balearic magic to the Dutch capital for the fifth turn, once more bringing some of the most beautiful stage dressing in Holland’s expansive festival landscape, combined with another stellar line-up for a perfect recipe for a day to remember. The first names are, among others, ANOTR, Benny Rodrigues, Claptone, Cassy, Darius Syrossian, Franky Rizardo, Hannah Wants, Karotte, Klingande, Martin Solveig, Mark Knight, Prunk, Sander Kleinenberg, ... Read more

Free Your Mind Festival Podcast #001 By Franky Rizardo

On the 6th of June, Arnhem-based Free Your Mind Festival is celebrating its 12th edition, placing them among some of the longest-running dance festivals of the Netherlands. The first names that were confirmed include some serious headliners, including Seth Troxler, Jamie Jones, Art Department, Route94 and Butch. One of the native acts to appear is Franky Rizardo, a name that might already sound familiar to you, but who, in the last few years, has made a drastic change of sound in his DJ career. See also: Route 94 Mix Having established himself as one of the biggest draws in Holland’s ... Read more