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DHA Mix #406 By Reza Athar

As a DJ, Reza believes in moods and atmospheres rather than genres – mind & body dancing is the biggest precedence in his musical philosophy and sets. This vision and musical approach earned him a residency at the Horizon parties at Canvas in Amsterdam. From there he made his personal mark on the Dutch capital with a set during the closing days of Trouw and to the rest of the Netherlands with a standout performance at PITCH Festival. After a year of self-reflection, Reza Athar is now back with a vengeance by providing the latest instalment in our mix series. Soundcloud Artist ... Read more

DHA FM Debuts This ADE With Our New Event Series

It’s a new era for us as we debut a new series of events under the name DHA FM. Kicking off this ADE, DHA FM will bring our first event to Amsterdam’s new retro-restaurant/club space, La Favela Amsterdam. La Favela is an intimate space, inspired by a 60s era Rio de Janeiro where people from all backgrounds come together to celebrate freedom, love, laughter, dance, music, soul food, wine and every other pleasure under the sun. Filled with history telling items that create an ambiance of color, La Favela is a colorful experience that brings together diners and late night ... Read more

Celebrate Liberation Day The Analog Way With Mulholland Free Clinic & InBetween Worlds

Celebrate one of our most indispensable virtues – FREEDOM – on 5 May as RADION, InBetween Worlds, and Deep House Amsterdam converge for a night of celebration. This (analog) celebration will feature RADION’s Main Room, as well as the De Bovenkamer, opened and a diverse selection of music will play. Handling Main Room duties will be the technological wizardry of Mulholland Free Clinic. This is a one of a kind collaboration that bypasses the laptops, replacing them with only mind ­bending electronic gear to create a live piece of musical magic. Joining Mulholland Free Clinic will be Reza Athar, no ... Read more

12inchCity Presents ‘In Retraite’ Festival, Set In Historic Monastery

From the 8th to the 11th of July, dance lovers can rejoice at the brand new In Retraite festival initiative, which is to take place at the old Maria Roepaen monastery in Ottersum, Limburg. The festival is based on a collaboration of 17(!) host-promoters from all corners of the Netherlands that will all bring along their finest artists in house and techno along for a southbound festival week to remember. The setting that the organisation behind the festival, 12inchCity, is going for is crystal clear: the festival needs to breathe the laidback atmosphere of a sun-drenched beach in Thailand, while ... Read more

Horizon & Kaap A’dam At The Beach Podcast #001 By Discodromo

Horizon and Kaap A’dam, two event organizers from the Amsterdam scene with a knack for up-and-coming & extraordinary artists, are touching down on the beloved Woodstock beach venue in Bloemendaal for one of the final, sun-laden summer celebrations under the musical guidance of three superbly selected acts, including revered Trouw resident Job Jobse, all-round selector Mr. Ties and disco/italo fanatics Discodromo. Discodromo has been making name for themselves by shaking up labels such as BPitch Control, Dissident and Slow Motion for over eight years with their signature sound, which is, next to house and techno, heavily influenced by Italy’s biggest ... Read more

Horizon & Kaap A’dam Preparing Summer Season Finale @ Woodstock

Horizon and Kaap A’dam, two event organizers from the Amsterdam scene with a knack for up-and-coming & extraordinary artists, are touching down on the beloved Woodstock beach venue in Bloemendaal for one of the final, sun-laden summer celebrations under the musical guidance of three superbly selected acts, including revered Trouw resident Job Jobse, all-round selector Mr. Ties and disco/italo fanatics duo Discodromo. Horizon has been around for a couple of years now, profiling themselves as an underground haven for eclectic DJs who are impossible to pigeonhole. Like Iranian-born resident Reza Athar who has been shaking up the scene via Horizon’s ... Read more

Beyond The Beats With Reza Athar

In our segment ‘Beyond The Beats’, popular artists are given the chance to step outside of the dance music sphere, and let them give you an insight into their favorite pieces of music from other genres that they hold dear. Music that has special meaning to them, music that has helped shape them to be the artists they are today. Ten songs with ten special, personal stories that explain the love for the chosen music. So sit back and take a minute to get to know the person behind the DJ a little better. “I really love the art of ... Read more

Mix #139 By Reza Athar

Dutch DJ Reza Athar believes in moods and atmospheres instead of genres. To find the perfect balance between mind & body dancing is the biggest precedence in his musical philosophy and his sets. His goal is to surprise people with music they aren’t too familiar with and taking them on an adventure into corners which they haven’t come across before. Last year Reza Athar’s mixes were picked by a number of taste making podcast & mix series as Throne Of Blood, Disko Selectors, THUMP/Vice & Clandestino. He also made his debut at TrouwAmsterdam during a special Horizon showcase in the ... Read more