Tag: polaris

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

Winter Festival Guide 2015/2016

We round up our winter festival highlights amongst the International dance music scene in 2015/2016. #10 Wonderfruit | 19-21 December | Chonburi, Thailand Being an relatively untapped market for house music, the far East by definition are not expected to be massive in house festivals. One interesting finding is Wonderfruit festival, which is actually a recent Thai entry on the music festival scene. Landing a wide range of artists from electronic acts to house, this year the line up fills up with coming big dance music artists from India, China, Japan, Philippines and the West, such as The IY_Project of Jon Hopkins. The festival also supports sustainability and ... Read more