Tag: Mary Go Wild

DHA Profiles: Nasser Baker

I met Nasser Baker a couple of weeks ago on one of the first truly nice days of the Amsterdam season (which just happened to follow the day long national celebration that is Kingsday). Despite a mild touch of the post party blues, it was still the perfect day for a musical stroll through some of Amsterdam’s best record shops, and with one of the dance industry’s freshest faces. I knew a bit about Nasser beforehand, especially that he was the latest protege of Objektivity boss Dennis Ferrer, the dance music icon who can boast a similar title when referencing ... Read more

Secret Cinema Celebrates A Quarter Century Of Techno With New Documentary

25 years in anything is no easy feat, which makes Amsterdam’s Secret Cinema’s quarter century celebration in the dance music game all the more special. To celebrate this very special occasion, Secret Cinema has recently released a limited edition box set, containing 200+ tracks alongside some quirky giveaways. Aside from the mountain of music, the set also included a very special documentary on the artist, his journey, and future. Now, Secret Cinema and his Gem Records in collaboration with Mary Go Wild are set to release the documentary as a stand alone piece and we are proud to say that ... Read more

Awakenings Releases Fan-Curated Top 20 Techno Tracks Of All Time List

Last month Awakenings, the world’s biggest Techno Festival and event brand, asked you, the fans, what your favorite Techno tracks were of all time. The request came in anticipation of the festival’s massive 20th anniversary 2017 celebrations, which lead up to the summer festival by way of a special multi day event series, 13-16 April. At the event, several of the artists featured on this list, including Jeff Mills (#1), Ben Klock (#2), and Adam Beyer (#7, #9 & #18 – with Ida Engberg) will be headlining. The complete chart is included in the book AWAKENINGS: 20 Years of Techno, ... Read more

Awakenings Festival Is Looking For Your Favorite Techno Tracks

In celebration of 20 years of Techno, Awakenings is asking you for your favorite tracks. Choose from over 1000 tracks selected by journalists Atze de Vrieze (3voor12) and René Passet (DJBroadcast), and DJs Joris Voorn, 2000 and One and Bart Skils, with the result published in the book ‘Awakenings – 20 Years of Techno’, an almost 600 page retrospective being put together by the makers of the dance bible ‘Mary Go Wild’. The book will be available 13 April, just in time for Awakenings 5 date Gashouder Easter weekend. Cast Your Votes HERE or PRE ORDER The Book HERE

Awakenings Presents Their Most Selective Line-up for It’s 20th Birthday Celebration

March, 2017 will mark 20 years since now the historical techno music festival of the Netherland’s, Awakenings, organised it’s first with their edition in 1997. To commemorate the occasion, 5 nights and 1 day in the coming April the Gashouder will again breathe in the techno spirit. As the festival will be throwing up 20 Years Anniversary with the most selective line-up of their closest most admired musicians, needing no further introduction. What became now the largest and best-known techno festival in the world started off at the good ol’ Gashouder in 1997 with barely seven Djs on the lineup: Godard, Angelo, Nick Rapaccioli, Billy Nasty, ... Read more