Tag: open air

ELSE Goes Into The August Open Air With Keinemusik, Hivern Discs & More

Berlin’s Open Air hotspot, ELSE, has steadily moved along through the sweltering summer of 2018 with some three months of quality artists, events and atmosphere. Already featured on the banks of the Spree have been showcases from the likes of Kompakt, Voyage Direct, and Live at Robert Johnson, which have featured diverse lineups of artists including Michael Mayer, Roman Flügel, Chinsaki, Ivan Smagghe, Fantastic Twins, Lauer, Reinhard Voigt & More. Now, as the summer is at its peak, August sees four more top level showcases. Kicking the month off on 5 August, the beloved Keinemusik crew will return to ELSE, ... Read more

Dutch Drink Brand Introduces “After Cruise” Concept

For this festival season, Dutch chocolate milk drink Chocomel has created a new series of unique water based afters with “After Cruise”, a floating ten meter terrace for revellers to enjoy music a little longer, even after the festival has ended. As we all know, a happy festival goer’s biggest frustration comes when the party stops and it’s not truly time to go home yet. Chocomel knew this last ADE, when they offered a unique afterparty on the NDSM ferry to great success. After that, the brand began getting the question: can they also bring it to festivals? Of course they can… ... Read more

Amsterdam Open Air Releases Line Up For 2016 Edition

After five sold-out editions, Amsterdam Open Air is returning to Amsterdam’s Gaasperpark once again. During the first weekend of June, Open Air will set up shop at their continual location, hosting stages for over thirteen local promoters like Straf_Werk, Format, Slapfunk, Weiter.  Festival goers can expect to hear an international mix of rising stars, industry veterans, alternated by promising local talent, and bands. Next to favourited Dutch acts such as the Gallowstreet brass band and Jeugd van Tegenwoordig, there is plenty of highly anticipated dance programming this year, in the form of Fritz Kalkbrenner, Todd Terje, Green Velvet, Route 94, Oscar Mulero, Efdemin, George Fitzgerald, ... Read more

Amsterdam Open Air Announces Full Line-Up

Amsterdam Open Air returns for its fifth edition at Gaasperpark. During the weekend of June 6 and 7, Amsterdam nightlife in all its colour and diversity will be represented at one of the biggest festival productions in the Netherlands. The line-up has just been announced, and it’s looking promising, featuring some highly regarded names from the local and international scene. This is going to be a big one. June 6 + 7 | Amsterdam Open Air | Tickets | Gaasperpark |  

Hell & Dunkel Podcast #001 by 2insicht

 2insicht consists of Marc and Bastian, a German duo from Düsseldorf. They met each other while both studying architecture and their love for never ending art transposed into the DJ booth. They boths share a similar passion for deep and untouched house and techno sounds. 2007 sees them joining the Kunstgeschwister crew and eventually founding Hell & Dunkel Festival. The Hell & Dunkel Festival isn’t a gig like any other, in fact it’s something that 2insicht takes very personal. “We are a part of the Hell & Dunkel Festival since the first hour and we help from the first to the last ... Read more

FLY-Watergate Open Air Festival Back In Rummelsburg

Watergate Berlin is of course known for its majestic clubbing experience. Each weekend the sprawling hotspot treats its visitors to carefully chosen line-ups that sport both the best German underground artists, labels and international headliners. During the summer months Watergate also hosts one of the city’s most anticipated festivals: the Open Air series. On the 27th of July the third Open Air event will kick off at the trusted Rummselsburg location and Watergate will play the central role this time. In June, FLY–Watergate kicked off their festival season with a Life And Death takeover and a Mobilee x Suol label ... Read more

Open Air Podcast #002 By Dale Howard

After three sun-soaked editions, Amsterdam Open Air will again return this year at Gaasperpark. In the first week of June you can enjoy the diverse musical, culinary and cultural programming. Of course there’s also the possibility to stay the night over (or dance the night through) at the camp site. This year Open Air will take place during Pinksteren-weekend, so that means there’s no need to take it slow on Sunday evening. English Deep House producer Dale Howard first burst onto the scene in 2009 with his debut EP on Neurotraxx Deluxe ‘Gotta Be Deep‘, which topped the charts and ... Read more

Top 10 Spring & Summer Festivals

With sunrays starting to peep through the clouds, mercury rising and the holidays (almost) in sight, our dancing feet start to itch for the festival season. This year there’s no lack of abundance in the number of festivals in and around Amsterdam, so we decided to list some our favourites and most-anticipated. Baila Baila! #10 Vrijland  Roest and Cartel Amsterdam are again joining hands on the 5th of May to organize one of the coziest parties of the year where we also celebrate our freedom (5 May is the official Liberation Day in the Netherlands). Vice’s Thump and Chicago Social Club‘s ... Read more

Mix #087 by Brent Roozendaal

For many years now, Brent Roozendaal has been seen as a strong electronic music advocate, known for his outspoken, diverse and relevant musical style. On stage as a DJ, or as the promoter of several concepts, Brent pushes underground dance music straight from his heart into the realm of true connoisseurs, moving crowds everywhere he goes. During the past 12,5 years Brent has rocked dance floors all around the Netherlands from playing at renowned clubs as Studio 80 and Trouw as well as the obscure ones such as Pand 14 – right up to playing at festivals such as Open ... Read more