Tag: Miss Melera

Backyard Sessions, Malmö’s Festival Celebration Of Culture & Music, Returns In September

Backyard Sessions, the two-day gathering from 1-2 September in Malmö aims to bring people together in celebration of all things culture. Evolving from one-off Sunday events into a full on festival experience, Backyard Sessions now grows further, aiming at gathering more than 2000 people from all walks of life and around the world to come to Sweden and dance to electronic beats together along with live bands, art, great food, and sunshine. Musically, a combined place for International acts and local talent, Backyard Sessions is as much a place for those inexperienced with electronic music as it is for the ... Read more

De Marktkantine Once Again Transforms Into Jungle Paradise, De Zomerkantine For 2018 Summer

Returning for another summer, De Marktkantine once again transforms into the jungle paradise of De Zomerkantine. Throughout the summer, esteemed names like Gui Boratto, Fritz Kalkbrenner, Skream, Joris Voorn, Secret Cinema, Miss Kittin, Prunk and many more will visit after that weekend’s festival concludes. On the season, 23 June sees Gui Boratto, Nick Elisabeth and Spaceandtime, with Benny Rodrigues and Michel De Hey all Night long on the 30th. In July, Tensnake, Skream, Miss Kittin, Extrawelt, Miss Melera, Samuel Deep, Chris Stussy will all be there, while August brings Oxia, Michel de Hey, Prunk, Joris Voorn and Jay Lumen, Secret ... Read more

Interview: Eelke Kleijn

Eelke Kleijn’s music stretches from stretches across the spectrum with incredibly well formed productions, remixes, as well as dynamic DJ sets around the world. The Rotterdam based artist’s potential seemingly has no bounds. With a career consistently in acceleration mode, Eelke Kleijn has released music everywhere from Sony to Eskimo Recordings to Suara. Recently, he has launched his new imprint DAYS like NIGHTS, reworkied the 2001 classic ‘Shed My Skin’ to much acclaim, while celebrating class gigs around the world including. On 22 September komm schon Alter will, once again, welcome this true ambassador of Dutch electronic music as he ... Read more

komm schon Alter Gathers Leading Ladies Of The Scene For Special Showcase Events

Ever the wiser, Amsterdam’s komm schon Alter continues to mature in sound and growth bringing a collection of the scene’s best, alongside some of its Leading Ladies, to Rotterdam’s Annabel and Utrecht’s BASIS. First up is Rotterdam! Not only will this be the first time komm schon Alter has descended onto this city, but it will also be the first time it has seen a nightlife even that is strictly and exclusively 24 and up in age. On the evening, the city’s huge stage hosts komm schon Alter resident Miss Melera will headline. Undoubtedly a crowd favorite and positive ambassador of ... Read more

La Rêve Festival Descends On Dreamy Outdoor Thuishaven

This Saturday, 5 August, Amsterdam’s dreamy outdoor location Thuishaven plays host to La Rêve Festival. What started four years ago with a tight knit group of local artists and big dreamers sharing a love of House Music, has since hosted multiple Dagdromen Festival editions, featuring artists like Stephan Bodzin, Dominik Eulberg, Gabriel Ananda, Patrice Baumel, Tsepo, Miss Melera and many others. This year Dagdromen turns into La Rêve Festival and renews its focus on their own talents with a few melodic headliners thrown in for good measure. So, as an alternative to a big local weekend that features PRIDE and ... Read more

Valhalla Festival 2015 Line Up Announced

The circus returns for its fourth edition. Valhalla, the yearly mid december grand scale dance music take over of the RAI Amsterdam, has come out with its full line-up. After three sold-out editions, Valhalla is promising to treat its diverse audience to fine artists in each his scene. On the front of house, deep house and techno, there’s more than enough to stick your teeth into this year. The biggest headliners this year are Joris Voorn, Seth Troxler, andhim, Carl Craig, Oliver Koletzki, Maya Jane Coles and Adana Twins.    Spread out across six stages, popular deep house fans can also enjoy the ... Read more

Exclusive Interview with Mike Ravelli

“I try something different every time but lots is depending on my mood. My general way of living is to live day by day as much as possible. I guess this also transcends on how I work in the studio.” Mike Ravelli is a household name in the Dutch, Amsterdam and Haarlem electronic music whereabouts. His career kicked of when the now much praised and iconic Gasten Zonder Grenzen collective was set up and got immensely popular as a music production till their closing party in 2010. As of today he’s putting a musical legacy mark on the scene more ... Read more

Mix #136 By Miss Melera

It’s been an interesting journey for Kim de Lange, aka Miss Melera, to say the least. Within the last three years, the once obscure talent from Haarlem has gathered a strong following in Amsterdam and beyond. And well-deserved we might add as the lady with the long locks has been perfecting her art, predominantly behind the decks. In the studio her craft is taking shape as well now, as her releases on Parquet and Einmusika have shown. Also check: Full Premiere of Miss Melera’s Einmusika Release It was about time to introduce Miss Melera int0 our mix catalog, and to ... Read more

Video Premiere: ‘BNA: The Series’ Episode 1

What do you get when you put a couple of household names in the Dutch scene, each with their own unique personality, in the studio together and record the result? Apparently a lot of funny and interesting video footage, and hopefully a new release as well. Meet Before.Now.After (BNA), aka Arjuna Schiks, Miss Melera, Olivier Weiter and Eelke Kleijn, four Amsterdam familiars that have decided to join forces for a DJ/producer collaboration and reach new musical highlights as a team. As of today, the first episode of ‘Before.Now.After The Series’ can be watched on YouTube. Follow the newly established DJ ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Franco Vella (‘BLANK’ Malta)

Next week, Deep House Amsterdam will be arriving in Malta for its showcase there at BLANK Warehouse. BLANK operates as one of the key curators of underground house music events in the Mediterranean archipelago, which is starting to get noticed in Europe as a complete yet affordable alternative to Ibiza. With strong ties to the Dutch, German and English clubbing population that gather there throughout the year, affordable prices for food, drink and accommodation, beautiful beaches and tropical temperatures, Malta’s popularity is on the rise. We hooked up with the BLANK’s manager, Franco Vella, to talk about the history of ... Read more

Mix #126 By Olivier Weiter

In the last two to three years Olivier Weiter has grown from an obscure DJ into an established name in the Amsterdam scene. With his dream-woven sets characterised by Olivier’s brand of accessible deep techno, he has hypnotising many a dancefloor in and outside the Netherlands. Honing his skills in Haarlem’s Club Stalker – also school to his close friend and colleague Miss Melera – it wasn’t before long that he was picked up by bookers and promotors in Amsterdam. Within remarkably little time a lot had happened that would kickstart Olivier’s career into a bigger league. Next to becoming a ... Read more

Kaleidoscope Is Back For Another Round With Deep House-Flavoured Line-Up

As dance music and the contemporary deep house sound progressed over the past couple of years, Utrecht too rose to the expectations of the clubbing scene in Holland. In the right terms and a set vision to exploit, Kaleidoscope brought a fine example to the city of Utrecht. This edition of Kaleidoscope again finds its way onto the immense forecourt that is Central Studios. Located near the city center. In layman’s terms, the event sees two dissimilar rooms, prompting eminent artists both home-grown and international. For their second round, the organizers promise a high allure of music intertwining perfectly with a ... Read more

Full Premiere: Miss Melera – Faith (Original Mix)

The lady from Amsterdam who has been stunning the scene for a couple of years now, has a new record coming up. Miss Melera’s “Faith” is a mysteriously enchanting work and proves that she has consolidated that characteristic progressive sound of hers. Get a sneak peek of the full track below.  Einmusika starts the season with a deep and magic EP from one of Holland’s brightest new starts. For quite some time she’s been a family member, but now the imprint is releasing the first tracks by Kim de Lange. Rolling trough the nightly hours and gliding over open airs every weekend like thunder, ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Pleinvrees

Summer isn’t over yet, so there are still those last few festivals to look forward to. Pleinvrees Heroes will be one of them. Having fortified another line-up that perfectly mixes artists who have been playing at Pleinvrees for years, like Oliver Koletzki, Alle Farben, Kölsch, Oliver Schories, and Amsterdam’s own Illesnoise, together with some special new upcoming stars like the mighty Vaal, Konstantin Sibold or the eclectic Young Marco. Pleinvrees, having a nearly unbeaten record of sold-out events, is working vigorously towards the 6th of September when their very first festival will open doors to the ticket-holding thrill seekers that ... Read more