Tag: melon

After Wildfires, Party With A Cause And Help Restore The Sumatran Rainforest

Help the rainforest recover after some of its most devastating wild fires ever by partying with a cause, and plant 30,000 trees with Het Oerwoudt. The very special event is scheduled to take place 30 January, where De Zware Jongens and Crossovers join Monkey Business at Amsterdam’s Het Sieraad. The event promises a line up of top artists like: 2000 and One, Joran van Pol and Man With No Shadow. The event will also feature a fully immersive rainforest world, featuring the balloon creations of Micha de Haan, a backlight forest, personal spells, wire installations, video mapping shows and much, ... Read more

Top 10 Releases In October

The month is coming to an end which means it is time for us to present the Top 10 Releases in October to you. This month’s picks include Dollkraut, Mano Le Tough, Melon, IORI, St Germain and more. #10 IORI – Monsoon / Rainfall | Phonica White | Out Now  Phonica White returns with two extended cuts from their mainstay artist Iori. Monsoon & Rainfall mark Iori’s 5th contribution to the label and it may be his best yet. Monsoon on the A-side is a deeply hypnotizing piece of dub techno that’s destined to cause dance floor destruction. Steady kicks & toms open ... Read more

Luciano & Friends Hits Amsterdam, w/ Cesar Merveille, Melon & Ferro

Renowned party series ‘Luciano & Friends’, the event on tour that offers combined performances by the Swiss vedette and local close friends, is hitting Amsterdam again. On November 6, The Warehouse Elementenstraat will be the terrain of Luciano, where he will lay down a musical exhibion together with Cesar Merville, and local DJs Melon & Ferro. After some much-needed rest following an intense Space and Destino residency this season, Luciano is back in action. Merging deep and soulful atmospheres with driving, hot-blooded rhythms, this Cadenza stalwart will prove his worth to the Amsterdam crowd. [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/melon-deep-house-amsterdam-mixtape-134″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] Cadenza family member Cesar Merveille, with ... Read more

The Ultimate Summer Mixtape Selection

Seeing as the temperatures in Europe are rising through the roof we thought it would be a good idea to present you the soundtrack to these sunny days that lay ahead of us. We have a selection of  six mixtapes with a sunny, laid back vibe, to perfectly enjoy your summer day.    1. [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/ricardo-miranda-deep-house-amsterdam-mixtape-137″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] 2. [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/rahaan-mix” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] 3. [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/melon-deep-house-amsterdam-mixtape-134″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] 4. [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/pacha-festival-podcast-001-by-mark-farina” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] 5. [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/tony-humphries-deep-house-amsterdam-mixtape-118″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″] 6. [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/deep-house-amsterdam-mixtape-frits-wentink” comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”E40045″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Mix #134 By Melon

Mix #134 is a gripping hour with Amsterdams very own DJ/producer, Melon. House music infused with folk, tribal rhythms, soulful vocals, and everything in between, this mix is a ride through musical landscapes. With the songs so skillfully knit together, this mix proves that Melon is a DJ with technical skills and a golden ear for music. Melon is a DJ, whose love for music shines through in everything he does. A DJ, producer and an avid record collector, his sets are known for spanning more than just one genre. The result of three decades of record collecting gives this man ... Read more

Reddingsfest Podcast #01 by Medlar

Every clubber dreams of ticking off at least one boat party in his life time. As the media exhibits music that’s present on a different platter as being highly refreshing much like an early morning rave, Reddingsfest ‘s intentions portray just that much needed late summer pick-me-up. At its third edition, Reddingsfest combines the warmer side of house music with grooves of house, disco and the all classical boogie down that will keep its ravers happily entertained for the course of the journey. Boarding will take place behind Central Station and by 2 PM the already common, all hands on ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Melon

When an 8 year old kid asks for a drum machine and Atari 500 computer with the intention of starting his own band, you know his future does not lie anywhere but in music. Introducing: Jeroen Hofer aka Melon. Not your average human being. Something that becomes obvious the second he enters the room – a beaming, larger than life personality that cannot possibly be ignored. Flair and charisma have never hurt anyone in this business. Melon is one of those rare breeds, a DJ’s DJ who has managed to gain residencies and regular bookings at some of the world’s ... Read more

There’s a Wonderland at the End of the Rabbit Hole

Saturday February 15th, a new winter festival is born when Verknipt and Deep House Amsterdam are joining forces to create Wonderland Festival. 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 with the best in deep house and techno. A place where mad things happen and nothing is what it seems, and where a long list of local and international DJ’s will make this a mezmerising trip down the rabbit hole. Verknipt has made a name for itself in a short period of time by organising parties ... Read more