Tag: Guti

Pacha Barcelona Welcomes Cocoon, Spectrum, Vagabundos & More For Off Week 2018

From Tuesday, 12 – Sunday, 17 June, 2018, Pacha Barcelona steps into to Off Week 2018 with a full slate of events. With debut brands and long term friends joining the festivity, the two cherries take 6 days to explore the full spectrum of underground electronic music at one of its major annual events. Pacha Barcelona Off Week debuts include UNER‘s multi sensorial Umamii (12 June) concept returning to its home city along with Andhim, Francisco Allendes, Gonçalo, and Solardo, and Joris Voorn‘s Spectrum (13 June) has Kölsch, Patrice Bäumel and B. Traits. Wednesday, 14 June sees Yousef‘s famed Liverpool ... Read more

Final Tickets Remaining For HYTE’s ADE Closing Sunday

Last year, the Sunday evening event was one of the best nights for HYTE at ADE. This year’s HYTE ADE Sunday will have Loco Dice and Kenny Dope, Guti live, Ibiza stars Andrea Oliva and wAFF back 2 back, Rekids’ Peggy Gou, local man William Djoko, the acclaimed Samuel Deep x Julian Alexander, plus Locklead x Anil Aras. Hosted by SlapFunk Records, there will be an all encompassing atmosphere through the venue as HYTE undeniable knows how to pay attention to detail with a keen eye for production. Tickets are still available for this one, but not for long as ... Read more

Interview: Enzo Siragusa

When it comes to rave culture there aren’t many artists out there who are as passionate and dedicated as Enzo Siragusa. Continuing a year that has seen him tour worldwide as far as North America and Australia, and play for esteemed events like We Are Festival, plus an impressive list of FUSE showcases on top at Off Sonar, Sonus Festival, MDRNTY Cruise, Studio 338, the rebirth of 93 Feet East with INFUSE and their FUSE summer residency at Amnesia Ibiza with HYTE. October continues the big year as Enzo will once again bring his extended solo DJ set to London, ... Read more

Marathon Festival Epizode Vietnam Announces Carl Cox, Dixon, Marcel Dettmann Amongst First Names

The second Epizode will take place on the beautiful island of Phu Quoc in the Gulf of Thailand from 31 December – 10 January. Once again, the marathon festival transforms the area into a Territory of Happiness in every aspect, featuring Kazantip sunsets, surreal installations captured in thousand shots and, arguably, the world’s best music. The lineup for this Epizode is constantly growing, welcoming a slew of names that simply need no introduction. Amongst this round of names are heavy hitters – Chris Liebing, Carl Cox, Dubfire, Dixon, Guti, Loco Dice, Pan-Pot, Nicole Moudaber, Luciano, Loco Dice, Marcel Dettmann, Mathew ... Read more

DHA Mix #254 By Nitin

Playing his first club at the age of 17, the Canadian DJ Nitin has taken the music world by storm and today delivers a funky energetic mix, combining new tracks and classic gems; great to banish that Christmas Day hangover or for a bit of NYE inspo. Starting his career in Detroit it wasn’t long before the DJ & producer was hooked on the electronic music scene and started collecting records. In addition to his turn-table techniques, Nitin also runs well respected label No.19 with Art Department’s Jonny White. After gaining a number of reputable signings such as Carlo Lio, ... Read more

Project Sugar NYE Rings In 2017 With Guti & Mees Dierdorp

Amsterdam’s Project Sugar brings their biggest event to date to celebrate the incoming New Year. With Guti, Mees Dierdorp, and residents, Cesan Buček, Thara Bergen en Stefan Kuipers, Project Sugar are themselves wrapping up a stellar year; one that has seen several Flashmob label nights, as well as Ellen Alien‘s massive ADE celebration, DJ W!LD, Luna City Express, and more. On this night, Sugarfactory will go above and beyond with extra space, decoration and flare. Musically, Argentina’s Guti will bring his always in demand live set, one which has made him a Desolat staple, while Germany’s Mees Dierdorp brings the ... Read more

Steve Lawler Describes A Decade Of ViVA

Steve Lawler has been busy with the beats long before genres were but a twinkle in clubland’s eye. This November Steve’s VIVa MUSiC imprint is celebrating 10 years. To commemorate a decade worth of success we have asked the man himself to put together a top 10 list of tracks from each year of the VIVa catalogue. Our pleasure to host such collection of souvenirs. Undisputedly one of most recognised and regarded modern house and techno brands, VIVa’s achievements within electronic music are hard to go unnoticed. Since its launch in October 2006 VIVa has released music from a wide range of established and upcoming artists, ranging from ... Read more

Report: MDRNTY @ Gstaad 2016

A drive up the Swiss mountains, through the curvy roads between the vineyards, watching happy cows feeding on the lush grass, breathing crispy autumn air makes you wonder how the calmness of nature will go along with the hectic techno beats. However, the MDRNTY festival, this time held in the Swiss mountain village of Gstaad is successfully testing it for the second time. The excitement builds as clubbers board the cable-cars and the vibration of bass is felt stronger with each meter gained towards the 1550 m high destination. Modernity Events team stays true to their Swiss manner in choosing spectacular ... Read more

Interview + Exclusive Track Stream: Livio & Roby

Celebrating 10 years at the forefront of Romania’s robust techno scene, Livio & Roby have recently unveiled a mysterious new album project. Connecting with audiences via via highly influential outlets such as Desolat, Vakant, Cecille, VIVa, Saved and Fumakilla, Livio & Roby’s dynamic DJ sets, innovative live performances, album projects, and constant flow of cutting edge productions remain one of their nation’s leading lights in the field. For those who may not be familiar, Romania’s spirit is evident in all aspects of the duo’s music; from tribal rhythms to penetrate the psyche, to organic instrumentation meant for the spirit, ultimately ... Read more

Sugarfactory Unveils Complete Amsterdam Dance Event Programme

Amsterdam’s Sugarfactory has unveiled its 10th annual line up for Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE). From October 14-18, national and international artists set off on five special nights and mornings in the intimate night club located near Leidseplein. With Kerri Chandler presents Kaoz Theory Label Takeover, while Roush and WOW! join forces with POPOF and Hector Couto on the decks. Also returning is NGHTDVSN presents: Systematic Recordings. For those who can’t get enough, after parties with Art Department, Alex Bau and Flashmob are the place to be after 6am. Early evenings, Sugarfactory hosts several shows featuring live electronics and theatre performances. ... Read more

Top DJs Set To Play Massive Syrian Refugee Awareness Charity Event

The current Syrian refugee crisis doesn’t leave many people indifferent. The world is getting used to the horrible images of war, executions and bombings, but when dead families started to wash ashore European coastlines , the world started to wake up finally and realized these people are in desperate need of help and shelter. After an emotional cry-out from Ida Engberg on Facebook, Antwerp newest event promoter IKON did not hesitate. A dozen of text messages and phone calls later and things started to become clear: In two weeks time there would be a massive Charity Techno event supported and ... Read more

$200.000 For A Ticket To Secret Solstice, World’s Most Expensive Festival

While you thought tickets to your favourite Summer festivals this year were on the expensive side, they’ll surely pale in comparison to Secret Solstice Festival. Because this multi-day Icelandic festival where “the sun never sets” will cost you $200k for one ticket. And just to play devil’s advocate: when you look at the itinerary this actually starts to make sense. That’s because Secret Solstice takes you to the most exotic locations, non-stop personal service, events inside a glacier, visits to a volcano’s magma chamber, and an event at a 124 year-old geothermal pool. The second edition of Secret Solstice Festival ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Guti

“I’m in love with this city. I’ve always been. Even if a big part of my life is still in Germany I’ve decided that Barcelona is the city where I want to make music” Guti isn’t your run-of-the-mill electronic artist. Rather, it’s the Argentinian’s deep-rooted love of jazz and rock that form the foundations of his musical craft. Although today he’s best known for his work alongside Desolat, Defected and his own Rompecorazones imprint, there was a time when he was revered as the keyboard player in Jóvenes Pordioseros, a Buenos Aires-born band that enjoyed huge commercial success both home ... Read more