Tag: Italy

Interview: Luca Donzelli

Interacting with people by telling them a story made of music, behind two turntables, has always been the distinctive feature of Italy’s Luca Donzelli. Thanks to his engaging sets and to the originality of his ideas, Luca has succeeded to make himself appreciated in his native Tuscany’s music scene since a young age with residencies at many of the region’s best nightclubs. Now, Luca Donzelli has branched far from being only a local hero, with an international schedule and releases on the finest labels around. Speaking of finest labels around, Luca is set to provide the 42nd instalment on Paco ... Read more

Report: Kappa Futur Festival 2016

Kappa Futur is about one thing: techno. The festival has one large main hanger that sees thousands of people all pay pilgrimage to the finest techno DJs of the day. They worship at the raised DJ alter in baking sun and have done so for years now. Back once again in 2016 to take over Turin, the festival boasted a bigger and better line-up than ever before. As well as the on main hanger, there is also a second stage that often plays home to the Kings of House, a super group of legendary house music DJs who play hit ... Read more

Kappa Futur Rounds Out Lineup With Carola, Klock, Kruse And More

With the days rolling on towards July 9th and 10th, Kappa Futur has announced its final phase of artists. Kappa Futur Festival has established itself on the global festival circuit, with music running from midday through midnight on both Saturday and Sunday across varied hangouts. Expect DJs between the trees and lashings of Italian food and drink, as the unmissable festival plays out in massive hangars and industrial spaces in the heart of Torino, Italy. The new acts announced are, on Day 1, Marco Carola, Terminal M boss Monika Kruse, Raresh and techno talents Sam Paganini and Margaret Dygas, while ... Read more

Movement Torino Announces Full 10th Anniversary Edition Lineup

Movement Torino Music Festival is all set to transform the city into a party paradise by elevating several locations into contemporary electronic music venues. This tenth edition of the world famous techno gathering all takes place between October 24th and November 1st and promises five different areas and artists such as Derrick May, Floorplan aka Robert Hood, Kevin Saunderson, Innervisions (Âme DJ, Dixon, Henrik Schwarz Live, Mano Le Tough, Sandrino), Len Faki, Marcel Fengler, Mathew Jonson vs Minilogue, Nina Kraviz, Nastia, Paul Ritch, Tale of Us, The House that Chicago built (Lil Louis, DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter, Marshall Jefferson) and ... Read more

Festival Report: Kappa Futur

Kappa Futur is an absolute must for any techno fans, and it has been that way since day one. The 2015 edition took place on the 11th and 12th of July to a packed out crowd of people from all over Europe, but with an emphasis on Italians. Being a two day festival that offers 12 hours of music on both Saturday and Sunday, it is a true marathon that requires a bit of restraint on the clobbers behalf. Not everyone in our party manages this and as such miss out on some serious goodness on day two, but for ... Read more

Kappa FuturFestival 2015 Line Up Announced

Kappa FuturFestival, the daytime, urban, summer dance music festival, has announced its line up for their 4th edition, bringing along a mix of international and local headliners. For Saturday you can expect a back to back set by Marcel Dettmann and Ben Klock. If this wouldn’t be enough they will be joined by Diynamic label boss Solomun, German duo Pan-Pot and Tuskegee compadres Seth Troxler and The Martinez Brothers. On Sunday Sven Väth will take over the stage in the industrial setting. He will be joined by Hot Creations label head Jamie Jones, German Kompakt contributor Kölsch, Italian techno innovator Joseph Capriati ... Read more

Mix #018 by Moonwalk

The in Naples, Italy based Moonwalk , consisting of Mauro Marabello Morabito and Dario Vizioli, came into existence in the beginning of 2012. They met in High School and together went often to Ibiza and other parties where they got inspired to become producers and sound engineers. You can describe their style as a mix of House, Funk, Garage and Melancholic Deep melodies. Their first track just got released on the Leeds based Love Not Money Records. Soon they will release there Debut EP in August on Lo:Rise Records, a sister label from Defected, with many big releases from artists such as ... Read more