Tag: Josh Butler

Do Not Sleep Announces Huge ADE Showcase

This summer Do Not Sleep has firmly established itself as one of the Ibiza’s most popular parties each Sunday at Space. Now, driving forward from a solid summer season, Do Not Sleep descends onto DOK Amsterdam as part of Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) 2016. Staying true to their ethos of curating lineup’s from house and techno’s most exciting and pioneering names, 23rd October will see Ibizan residents Darius Syrossian, Alan Fitzpatrick and Nick Curly be joined by a host of talent, including Anja Schneider, Detlef, Leon, Josh Butler, Matt Tolfrey and many more. 23 October | Do Not Sleep ADE ... Read more

Verknipt Announces Line-Up For Debut Summer Festival

Prominent event organizers Verknipt officially entered the populous Amsterdam festival scene last week after it announced its debut Summer festival, set on the fourth of July. An extensive line-up focused on international house and techno artists and local talent can be found across three stages, featuring such names as Route 94, Ben Sims, Ben Pearce, Sidney Charles, Josh Butler and more. The full line-up has just been announced, check it out below. Event

Exclusive Interview With Bart Skils

“Techno has been there for ages; it’s not a hipster sound. Techno is here to stay” Bart Skils has been in the game for almost 20 years now, and is considered one of the Netherlands’ most revered and respected techno DJ’s. But instead of getting stuck in old routines, he has constantly been pushing forward, bringing new sounds and fresh ideas to any stage he takes. Apart from his work as a producer, Bart’s passion for electronic music has done a lot for the Dutch techno scene. His famous lovechild Voltt loves Summer is closing in on its tenth birthday ... Read more

Wonderland Festival Podcast #004 By Piotr & Zhan

Only a week left and then Wonderland Festival will open its doors for the second edition. This time for a huge partying marathon featuring two stages and a ton of artists. Amsterdam duo Piotr & Zhan will be rocking their brand of soulful, jackin’ house. And if you’re wondering what that sounds like than tune into this brand new exclusive mix. For no less than 16 hours (from 4pm until 8am) Westerunie, Westerliefde and Transformatorhuis in Amsterdam’s cultural Westerpark are turned into a promised land: Wonderland Festival. With the best in house, deep house and techno with major artists like ... Read more

Wonderland Festival Podcast #003 By Josh Butler

From the North of England to dance floors across the globe, Josh Butler has made serious headway with his high caliber house sound. Cut from the outspoken West Yorkshire club circuit and propelled towards the forefront of global club land’s next generation, an early affliction with solid club hits has made his name an essential one. Two stints for MTA Records and remix duties for both Chase & Status in tow, Butler is leading the charge towards a new precedent in the underground sound. For no less than 16 hours (from 4pm until 8am) Westerunie, Westerliefde and Transformatorhuis in Amsterdam’s ... Read more

Nachtcollege Celebrating Two-Year Anniversary At Central Studios

Amsterdam has seen tens of event organizers come and go in the last couple of years. But within that timespan organizations have risen to some of the most popular and familiar-sounding parties in and outside of this city through simple and rock-solid concepts that seem to correspond to the wants of today’s clubbers rather well. We all know Pleinvrees, Straf_Werk and Next Monday’s Hangover hangover by now. Perhaps not as synonymous with Amsterdam, but definitely comparable to these names at the moment is Nachtcollege, who have had an astronomical rise of their own since they started exactly two years ago. ... Read more

Wonderland Festival Returns For Round Two

On February 15th of last year a new winter festival was born, when Verknipt and DHA joined forces to create Wonderland Festival. After the sold-out edition last year, a round two was bound to happen. February 14 next year will see the return of the 16-hour long indoor festival with a line-up sporting some very fine local DJs and of course you’ll also get your fair share of international acts. Are you ready to follow us down the rabbit hole? Last year has been immensely succesful for the people behind Verknipt. During Spring they held multiple club events with carefully selected line-ups ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In October

Ibiza has closed shop for the season, that means that Summer is officially over now.. Well, that doesn’t mean that there won’t be any sweet releases to look forward to. Because this month is filled to the brim with the hottest records. Here’s our top 10 releases in October! #10 Josh Butler & Bontan ft. Josh Barry – We Found A Place EP | MTA Records | 29-09-2014 | On September 29th 2014 two of house musics rising stars Josh Butler & Bontan collaborate for the very first time to deliver We Found A Place, a solid delivery featuring the ... Read more

Mix #010 by Josh Butler

Josh Butler is a Leeds based Dj and producer who has been making music since he was 16 years old. He has a deep interest for sound and technology in general not just for house music. From Acoustics to building synthesizers, this is what feeds his passion. His style can be best described as groovy with a fat bass and a deep edge. Josh Butler’s Soundcloud + Facebook The next big releases are a forthcoming Solo EP on OFF Recordings and a collaboration together with Darius Syrossian, also on OFF Recordings. Josh is one half of the duo ‘Butler & Murt’, which are ... Read more