Tag: loveland

With Limited Tickets Left, Loveland Puts Final Prep On First Two Day Amsterdam Festival Event

This weekend, Loveland Festival returns to Amsterdam’s Sloterpark for its 14th event. With the addition of a Sunday bill, the festival’s newly launched second day is only for those who also attend the first day. This first day of Loveland traditionally features six stages in its patented open-air setting with each stage representing different sounds from across the electronic spectrum. Day Two will cut down this number, creating an even more harmonious vibe as the festival goes deeper into the tunes and is accompanied by this loyal crowd to fully connect artists and audience on all levels. Hurry though, as ... Read more

Loveland Festival Announces Full Weekender Lineup For 2018

The 14th annual Loveland Festival once again takes place in the heart of Sloterpark in 2018. This time across two days of 11 – 12 August. For the first time Loveland will expand into a full weekend festival; with early bird tickets already close to selling out. This year’she lineup features all the biggest names Amsterdam audiences have become accustomed to seeing at Loveland. On the bill for the two days in August sees the likes of Marco Carola, Eric Prydz’s alter ego Cirez D, Jeff Mills, Stephan Bodzin, Mano le Tough, Black Coffee, Tale Of Us, Apollonia, Sam Paganini, ... Read more

Loveland Festival Readies 2017 Edition; Releases Timetable

Once again returning to Sloterpark this Saturday, 12 August, Loveland Festival brings another full day of the very best music the scene has to offer. For twelve hours, 11:00 – 23:00, Loveland’s 6 areas (including a very special Circoloco hosted stage) have the likes of Adam Beyer, Pan Pot, Take of Us, Stephan Bodzin, Solomun, The Martinez Brothers, Joris Voorn, Sasha, and many more heavyweight names from the underground. Of course, Amsterdam is also well represented with favorite DJs like Tsepo, Boris Werner b2b William Djoko, Ferro, and more all representing Check out the full timetable of artists below and ... Read more

Premiere: Lövestad - Hold On (Original Mix)

Groovy futuristic disco and emotional electronica straight from a big set of drum machines and synths is what has made Amsterdam’s Lövestad one of the city’s buzz-iest names. In a short time, the duo has performed in leading clubs and festivals in and outside of Amsterdam like Georgie’s Wundergarten, Thuishaven, Loveland, Into The Woods Festival and Panorama Bar are on their rising resume. In the studio, the boys keep jamming and developing their ever evolving live-set as well as working out the perfect jams for it’s about time they release some of that magic into the world. These sessions have ... Read more

Chit Chat 004: Enrico Sangiuliano

Chit-Chat is back after our third edition with Max Chapman, this time bringing well known techno artist Enrico Sangiuliano. Enrico was in town for few days due to his B2B gig with Bart Skills at Loveland’s annual King’s Day celebration and beforehand, we managed to have a small talk in De Pijp’s Hutspot about his “free time”, solo vs b2b performances and must haves in the luggage (which weren’t surprising at all). For those yet to know, Enrico is an Italian Techno producer, DJ and Sound Engineer, currently touring and hitting headline gigs all over the globe. He has released on labels ... Read more

Loveland Van Oranje Is Now 100% Weatherproof For Your Rainy King’s Day

As we all know, sometimes the downside to (outdoor) partying in Amsterdam is the tendency for a bit of rain from time to time. Well, it seems as though the weather will take a turn for the worst this upcoming King’s Day, 27 April, leaving many capital clubbers out in the rain. That is, except for Loveland van Oranje, which has taken the forecast and turned the event 100% weatherproof! Fully equipped with tents and shelters, Loveland van Oranje has spared no expense in providing the most comfortable experience possible for their returning faithful. Celebrate as comfortably as the king ... Read more

DHA Mix #279 By Enrico Sangiuliano

Renowned for creating powerful, deep and seriously infectious techno productions (like last year’s smash..and DHA Premiere, ‘Moon Rocks’), Enrico Sangiuliano is a Producer, Performer, and Sound Engineer from Italy. His music has been heard on the likes of Drumcode, Truesoul, Tronic, Octopus Recordings and Gem Records, and racked up Beatport’s best selling Techno artist (2016) accolades, as well as being the #2 best selling artist across the digital platform (!). With such career highlights, there’s no wonder Enrico’s studio work has been enlisted via the likes of Armand Van Helden, DJ Boris, Dusty Kid, and Secret Cinema, while bringing his ... Read more

Interview: Kevin Arnemann

Taped Artifact label boss Kevin Arnemann is ending 2016 on a climax with the launch of his brand new live set. The twenty-four-year-old DJ has been spinning records since 2008, including the Awakenings Festival mainstage in 2013 at barely 21 years old. After eight years on the decks, he felt it was time to take his studio on the road with him to play his own music live on stage. His first two shows were on December 31st at club Paradigm, Groningen and January 1st Loveland Live, Amsterdam. We caught up with Kevin to discuss more about his history and ... Read more

Amsterdam New Year’s Guide 2016/2017

New Year’s. Think about it what you will, either as the best chance for “acceptable” debauchery or over marketed shit show for the desperate, the reality is it exists and it’s coming. This year, as we say goodbye to the steaming pile of right wing crap that was 2016, the world is blessed these celebrations happen to fall over the weekend, and with International party capital’s like Amsterdam salivating at the opportunity to extend the celebration to the nth degree, there’s no surprise regarding the abundance of events going down in the Dutch capital. Find All Amsterdam’s New Year’s Events: ... Read more

ADE ’16 Essentials: Friday, October 21

I’m telling you, the day you start appreciating and anticipating autumn, is the day you move to Amsterdam. Because as soon as the first bunch of events start filling up on the Facebook timelines, you know the best is about to come… Amsterdam Dance Event. A week of the electronic dance music family, old legends, new-comers, the outcasts (subgenres) – all coming together to showcase the state-of-art electronic dance music. It’s easy to lose track (or even head) with well over 450 events already scheduled, in around 100 clubs and venues all over Amsterdam welcoming over 2000 performers (no, really)! ... Read more

Mix #211 By Hubert Kirchner

Growing up with a classical and jazz background, which included a heavy feed of Bach and Miles Davis, Hubert Kirchner discovered his talents as a musician at an early age. His electronic music endeavors started around the time he moved to Amsterdam at age 18, and he was enthused by the electronic dance scene. Since that first endeavor, his discography has grown with releases on Traum, Parquet, SOSO, Subjekt, Blankhaus, Open Records, Morgen.am and more to follow this year. Besides these productions he performed DJ/Live-sets at Pleinvrees, Loveland, DGTL, Sisyphos, La Reve and many more. You can catch Hubert July 1st for his ... Read more

King’s Day 2016: Loveland Van Oranje Festival Preview

Loveland will return to Amsterdam April 27th, marking another celebration of Kings day. Adam Beyer, Ben Klock, Pan-Pot, and Tom Trago are just some of the names announced. This year’s edition returns to the Meerpark in the east part of Amsterdam. However, they are offering more space for its patrons, with the addition of an open grass field for those to dance and chill-out out. According to the press release, their lineup is the most ambitious to date. Adam Beyer, Ben Klock, Agoria, Pan-Pot, and Kölsch are some of the headliners, while they will be supported by artists such as Beesmunt Soundsystem, Elias Mazian, and Carlos Valdes. Meerpark ... Read more

Loveland Ventures Off Dutch Soil With Pair Of Off Week Events

Loveland, one Holland’s most well known promoters with more than 20 years in the game, lands for the first time in Spanish territory presenting Loveland Barcelona, taking place in the beautiful (and industrial) Port Forum Barcelona for Off Week, 17th and 18th June. On Friday 17th, Loveland Barcelona kicks off bringing out Drumcode with its label head Adam Beyer, who will be joined by artists strictly connected to the brand’s sonic aesthetics as Dense & Pika, Enrico Sangiuliano, Luigi Madonna, Marco Faraone, Pan-Pot, Paul Ritch live, Sam Paganini, Bart Skils, Nick Curly among others in both Loveland Barcelona stages. Saturday ... Read more

SFX Considers Filing For Bankruptcy

Just yesterday we published our thoughts on what the biggest stories of 2016 were gonna be, and the end of dance music company SFX was one of them. Not even a day later, the final curtain for the event behemoth appears to come a lot sooner than expected. Because in a new report, SFX has now revealed that it may actually be filing for bankruptcy. See also: This is what’s happening in Dance Music in the year 2016 It is not a secret that 2015 had been an extremely bad year for SFX, the mother company of dance music’s commercial pillars such as Beatport and React. ... Read more

Festival Report: Loveland

By: Peter Dingemanse & Berend Pilon Pictures: Hédi Ouali To this day the festival crowd at Loveland remains one of The Netherlands’ most diverse. There doesn’t seem to be a specific age or social group that dominates. From guys sporting football jerseys to die-hard ravers and hipsters, everyone seems to be here, whether they are 20 or 50 – a decent representation of society. Curious to see what had changed this year, we set out to explore the terrain. The lay-out is pretty much the same as last year, but we soon run into our first surprise. The new Rise stage ... Read more