Tag: Lowlands

DHA FM Mix #445 by Mairo Nawaz

Mairo Nawaz certainly is that new breed of young, talented and up-and-coming DJ from Amsterdam. Growing up listening to his mother’s reggae and grandmother’s Soul and Jazz music, he started drumming at the age of ten and showed musical talents at an early age. It wasn’t before long or Mairo Nawaz immersed himself in Hip-Hop and R&B in his teens, but never felt like an old archeologist when he dusted off his family’s old record collections and tried to find a correlation with the modern electronic music of today. He brought this enthusiasm to connect the olden and modern dots ... Read more

Win 1000 Festival Tickets With Desperados

This summer, Desperados knows where you’ll be, and if you have been out in The Netherlands over the past few years you know that you’ll surely see them too. That’s right, we’re talking festival season, which simply wouldn’t be the same without the Desperados brand. Knowing that, Desperados wants to give you a chance to win up to 1000 festival tickets simply buy buying a six pack. Simply find the code under one of the middle bottles, go to Desperados.nl, select a handful of your favorite events, spin the wheel and hopefully you’ve won. Participating festivals run the spectrum of ... Read more

Absolut Vodka To Host Creative Workshop And Event During ADE

Absolut Vodka, the iconic, world’s largest locally produced vodka from Åhus Sweden, is setting up something quite exciting during the 20th anniversary of the Amsterdam Dance Event. Next to being the official sponsor of this year’s ADE, Absolut Vodka also has a special workshop and experimental event lined up where the goal is to ‘transform the night’ through combining art with music. During the climax of ADE, on Saturday October 17, Absolut is hosting a day and night program (an official part of ADE Playground) in Tobacco Theater in the historic Nes street which lies in the heart of Amsterdam’s ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Tom Trago

We had a little chat with Tom Trago on Skype and talked about his upcoming album, his gig at Buiten Westen this Saturday, the need of collaboration between a human and computer and most importantly, to which music Tom likes to have sex. “I try and keep a human feel to my music by recording with analogue equipment” Hi Tom, how are you? Hi man I’m fine! And you? Me too. Can you see me? Can you see me? Do you want to see me? Yeah sure, turn the camera on. Okay… —– Connection Lost——- Tom? … nothing…. After a ... Read more