Tag: Polaris Festival

Ben UFO, Dixon, Tale Of Us & More Tapped To Play Swiss Alpine Polaris Festival

Famous for breakthaking views and unique atmosphere alike, the world famous Alpine resort Verbier will play host to the 2018 edition of Polaris Festival. Located in the Swiss canton of Valais, the extended 4-day Polaris Festival opens the Verbier winter season with its day & night programme and features a truly mesmerizing lineup across its Main Stage. A dense mix of headliners, newcomers of the scene, and Swiss favorites, this year sees the likes of Ben UFO, Dixon, DJ Tennis, Hunee, Laurent Garnier, Massive Attack (DJ Set), Nina Kraviz, Sassy J, Schwarzmann, Tale of Us, and more take to the ... Read more

Interview: Mirko Loko

Mirko Loko, best known for his musical output on Cadenza, Visionquest and Memento Records, delivers the sophisticated LP “Twin Bang” as the first release on his own Comet Traxx imprint. The Swiss DJ & Producer collaborates with the likes of Derrick May, Moody Preachers, and Ursula Rucker on the project giving the collection of charming and seductive dance oriented tunes a definitively classic feel. Alongside this journey through the musical cosmos, Mirko Loko also debuted the album’s corresponding live show at the well-respected Montreux Jazz Festival with more live dates are to be announced, including a special performance at Polaris ... Read more

Moodymann, Richie Hawtin and Dixon to Headline Polaris Festival this December

Gearing up it’s second edition this December is Polaris Festival in Swiss mountain resort Verbier. Located 2200 metres above the sea level (which is exactly 2201 metre higher above the sea than Amsterdam) lays The Black Mountain, or in the original The Mouton Noir. Located in the middle of Vebier’s ski slopes with stunning views of the Swiss Alps, The Black Mountain shall welcome the guests of Polaris Festival 2016 for a three day celebration with five stages and a shiveringly-good line-up. The headlining bunch is notorious from Moodymann, Dixon, Lil Louis to the harder sounds of Richie Hawtin, Luciano and Chris Liebing. But thats ... Read more