Tag: Nastia

What Happens When 30 People Live Jam On A 10.000-Year-Old Hill Overlooking Oslo

10.000BC, a small, winding path leading up the Ekeberg is being travelled by hunters & gatherers. Fast forward a rough 12.000 years and this same road now leads up an extra 115m of elevation and is now being travelled by festival revellers who follow the luring soundwaves of Oslo’s only electronic music festival; Sommerøya. Situated on the side of the Ekeberg, overlooking Oslo with seemingly endless sunsets accompanying its diverse line-up of local and international artists. Boutique Festival Sommerøya is comparatively small. It has 2 stages close to each other. One main stage, and one with the focus on the ... Read more

[Report] Back To Africa With Fairground Festival, Black Coffee & Âme

Going to Africa for a dance music festival is quite a big experience, an ultimate experience. We had the chance to attend the 3rd edition of Fairground Festival in Tunisia last weekend. We fly from Paris to Tunis for a 3 hour flight, Imene is at the airport to greet us with a big smile. From there we go on a ride to Sousse, 2 hours away from Tunis by car. We check in in our fancy hotel and after enjoying the pool most of the day the next day, Friday, we can finally take the road to the Eco ... Read more

Sommerøya Returns For 9th Edition In Lush New Location For Weekend Art, Culture & Music Getaway

Presenting the cutting edge of the underground from both its native Norway and abroad, the open air Sommerøya Festival is back in August for its 9th edition. Over two days, 17 – 18 August, Oslo’s Ekebergparken will host the multi dimensional festival event that features music, art, and education. DJs and Live Acts on hand for 2018 will span the spectrum, including the likes of Claptone, Surgeon, DJ Koze, Honey Dijon, Nastia, ANNA, and Sebastian Mullaert across its two dance areas, the intimate, techno focused Hanger stage and the 3000+ capacity Main area. Also on the program will be a ... Read more

Fairground Festival Welcomes Âme, Black Coffee, Nastia & More To Tunisia

Tunisia’s Fairground Festival returns to its art and music headquarters, The Eco Village, for the third year this 13 – 14 July. Known for its curious, snappy, and alternative destination, the Sousse based event gains its reputation through mixing attractions, service, and music, becoming a primary destination for underground electronic music in North Africa. Last year, we were there, and so were the likes of Adriatique and Mano le Tough. This year, the festival grows and diversifies bringing a few of the industry’s best names to Sousse. Amongst those names will be headliners like Ame, Black Coffee, Nastia, Satori & ... Read more

What Do A Butcher, An Igloo, A Few Mountains & A Slew Of DJ’s Have In Common?

Let us tell you a little story about a butcher, an igloo, a DJ standing over a cliff and a few insanely high mountains. Celebrating its 19th edition this year, the Mayrhofen event is unique to any other snow-based event. Being able to run that long as a festival is an impressive feat. How do they do it? Enter Snowbombing. The main part of the festival takes place during the second week of April from Monday to Friday, but it already kicks off the Saturday before and officially ends the Saturday after for ravers who might still have an ounce ... Read more

Interview: Jennifer Cardini

With over a decade spent building an enviable reputation in the clubs of Paris, Jennifer Cardini is now firmly an international Dance Music icon. Her infectious charisma and versatility has led to performances at such famed nightspots as Panorama Bar, Nitsa, and Fabric, while her label Correspondant continues to go strength to strength with a steady string of top tier releases. Recently, this tastemaker also unveiled her new Dischi Autunno imprint, which focus on the more ambient/experimental side of the spectrum. On Friday, 13 April, Jennifer Cardini will join us as DHA descends on Mayrhofen, Austria for the 2018 edition ... Read more

Snowbombing 2018 Adds Slew Of New Names Including Jennifer Cardini, Honey Dijon & Nastia

Snowbombing – The Greatest Show on Snow – Mayrhofen, Austria’s week long dance and powder celebration has brought its third wave lineup announcent, finalizing its 2018 plans and surprises. Joining the already announced names like Bicep, Dusky, Eats Everything, Huxley, Skream, and many more will be select Snowbombing veterans, as well as a handful of Snowbombing debuts. Amongst the new names, which you can check out in full via the announcement video below, are Honey Dijon, Eclair Fifi, Nastia, Cassy, La Fleur, Rachel Foxx, and Jennifer Cardini, who will be joining the likes of DJ Yoda, Andrea Oliva, Sonny Fodera, ... Read more

Lausanne No-Photo’s Club Folklor Rounds Out Year Celebrating First Anniversary

Celebrating its one year anniversary, Lausanne club FOLKLOR is set to slide into the new year with a fully stacked winter lineup of quality artists. FOLKOR rose from the ashes of the much-loved La Ruche, quickly building a reputation throughout the underground. The 300 person space prides itself in safeguarding its patrons, and preserving the intimate environment, by adopting a strict no-photos policy. Since its 2016 opening, the club has hosted everyone from Culoe de Song to Eagles & Butterflies, Hyenah to Mathew Jonson, and many, many more. Over the next few weeks, FOLKLOR will host the likes of Paul ... Read more

Bring Your Parents To School Day With Nastia

We all know those elementary school days: “take your parents to school” or “what your parents do” and the likes… I remember growing up in suburban New York, these days consistent of A LOT of bankers, stock brokers, financial figures, and other professions now responsible for the destruction of human decency, not to mention boring AS FUCK). Perhaps this is why Ukrainian DJ Nastia‘s DJ lesson to her third grade daughter’s class was so refreshing to me. Stay tuned for the multi part video, but Part one is below. On the lesson, Nastia described this first part as: Last friday ... Read more

Urban Creativity & Cultural Sustainability At New Antwerp Club Ampere

Yesterday, the train tracks leading to Antwerp’s Central Station, included the announcement of a new creative event space in the heart of the city, Ampere.  With sustainability, culture, and mutual respect as the pillars of its philosophy, the multi format space will purvey responsible and educational entertainment to the city, region, and continent with welcome.  Opening in mid-May with (13 May), a student and youth event, where organizations are invited to learn about Ampere and on 15 May with French techno legend Laurent Garnier. “Our examples are trendy clubs like Trouw in Amsterdam or the Panorama Bar Berghain in Berlin. We do not just offer the wide ... Read more