Tag: Snowbombing

Snowbombing Returns For 20th Anniversary With 2019 Dates

Destined to be the most talked about birthday party of 2019, Snowbombing 2019 is set to hit an entirely new level with its 20th anniversary celebration. Going down 8 – 13 April, 2019 at its Alpine home of Mayrhofen, Austria, Snowbombing has lead the way as the pioneering home of snow, style and sounds since the beginning. Always a landmark destination for thousands, Snowbombing has pistes, parties and an unrivalled spirit featuring the best that dance, hip-hop, indie and more have to offer. We’ve been there for a few years now and can attest to all of this. Just take ... 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: La Fleur

Earlier this week, we anticipated the upcoming Snowbombing soiree with La Fleur‘s exclusive podcast. Here, we get to dive deeper into the multi-faceted DJ/Producer/Label Head/Entrepreneur as she was kind enough to sit down and discuss a bit about her relationship with winter sports, as well as impressions on Berlin and what’s new in the world of Power Plant Records. Be sure to catch La Fleur as she heads to Mayrhofen, Austria, joining the greatest show on snow starting next week, 9 April, 2018. “I love to see the projects nourish each other. “ So, what is your relationship with winter ... Read more

Snowbombing Podcast By La Fleur

La Fleur‘s sound is simultaneously House and Techno, classic and futuristic alike. The (now) Berlin based Swedish artist, label manager for Power Plant Records, and Watergate resident, has been actively performing and producing for over a decade, originally finding roots with residencies at Sunday Secrets at Berns in Stockholm and the infamous Grodan Cocktail Club. Since, her presence as an International scene tastemaker has gone strength to strength with last year perhaps being her most prolific to date. In 2017, La Fleur locked in residency at Hot Since 82‘s Pacha Ibiza event – Labyrinth, while also performing on the White ... 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 Announces Full 2018 Roster For Mountaintop ‘Arctic Disco’ Series

Taking place on top of the Ahorn mountain, Snowbombing‘s 2018 Smirnoff Arctic Disco brings another week of raving at the top of the world. With two dance areas, three bars (sculpted entirely from ice and snow), and adorned with luxurious fur rugs, the exclusive spectacle caters to a lucky crowd of 300 at 6000ft. Musically, Wikinson will kick things of on 8 April, joined by Barely Legal. Following, House heroes Waze & Odyssey are set to storm the igloo with Radio 1’s DJ Monki 9 April. Also appearing, following his mind-blowing debut disco performance in 2015, Eats Everything will be ... Read more

Snowbombing Announces Full 2018 Road Trip Details Driven By BMW

With a full lineup announced, Snowbombing has now announced its annual Snowbombing 2018 Road Trip – Driven by BMW, set to escort Snowbombers from the UK to the slopes of Mayrhofen, Austria. Winding across Europe, through rolling French hills, German glades and picturesque Austrian vistas, a convoy of 150 cars will begin at a secret UK location on 7 April before traveling some 1000km to Dover, then off to Calais, before uncovering the hidden gems of mainland Europe. The theme for 2018 will be ‘Go For Gold’; a pure celebration of all things extravagant encouraging all Snowbombing participants to deck ... Read more

Snowbombing 2018 Adds Over 30 Acts With Huge Second Wave

Over 30 new acts have been announced for the greatest show on snow – Snowbombing, and its 2018 edition. As usual, going down in Mayrhofen, Austria from 9 – 14 April, Snowbombing has already announced the likes of Liam Gallagher, Bicep, Skream, Dusky, and more. Now, amongst the new names, are a slew of fan favorites and Snowbombing regulars including Eats Everything, Idris Elba, Rich Ahmed, wAFF, Jeremy Underground, Andrea Oliva, Huxley, and many more. Also announced is that The Snowbombing Street Party will be taken over by Craig David presents TS5, while all the usual (and alternative) activities will ... Read more

Premiere: Back Talk feat. Idris Elba - Paradise (Skream Remix)

Doorly’s Reptile Dysfunction drops a huge house record from a brand new project accompanied by vocals from Idris Elba, with remixes from Patrick Topping, Skream and more. Back Talk is a brand new collaborative electronic live band project consisting of Doorly, Trooko and Tan Dem. The band will also feature a constantly evolving cast of cameo featured artists and vocalists, with Idris Elba being the first, on their debut record ‘Paradise’. Here, Idris’ haunting vocals set over house sleaze is remixed by Skream who creates a beautiful melodic version seeped in neon-flecked ambiance. If you’re in Amsterdam next week for ... Read more

Snowbombing Announces First Names For 2018 Festival Including Bicep, Jackmaster & Skream

Back for its 19th year, Austria’s Snowbombing takes back to the slopes of Mayrehofen with another week long edition of the greatest show on snow. As each year, Snowbombing puts together an eclectic lineup, spanning various musical disciplines and set across a diverse array of mountaintop venues, from forests to arctic discos to log cabins and beyond. This year sees the likes of Liam Gallagher, Dizzee Rascal, CraiG David presents TS5, Peundulum, and more as headliners. For the more underground dance music enthusiast, as usual many Snowbombing favorites will be on hand like Jackmaster, Skream, Bicep, Artwork, Heidi, Alan Fitzpatrick, ... Read more

DHA Mix #288 By Monki

Presiding over something of a mini empire, the time is surely know for the UK’s Monki. With a BBC Radio show (Monday 1-4am GMT), her own party brand and a record label to her name, Monki is now a consistent force within the electronic music scene. Since her beginnings in the scene, she has worked her way up from an intern at Rinse FM to become an influential international selector, with gigs across Britain and beyond. Her sets can be heard everywhere from fabric and The Warehouse Project, to overseas adventures at festivals like Hideout, Snowbombing and Annie Mac’s Lost ... Read more

Party Report: Snowbombing 2017

The Alpine adventure that is Snowbombing is one of those free for all events featuring a little something for virtually every taste. Not just musical tastes, mind you, but tastes in adventuring, food, partying, locale, and personality all make up the week long experience in Mayrhofen, Austria. Once again, DHA was on site as an official media partner, although this year we had no stages, which meant we were free to roam the grounds for the virtual entirety of the event. Arriving on Monday evening (this writer’s birthday….I won’t tell you hold I am, but let’s say it’s somewhere between ... Read more

DHA Mix #275 By Solardo

Without doubt, Solardo is one of the most hotly tipped duos in the house and techno scene right now carving their own uniqiue sound in the world of House and Techno. With a warm and high energy sound, Solardo has found their productions on the likes of Of Unsound Mind, Resonance, Roush, MadTech, Snatch!, vIVA Music, and more, while boasting support from Jamie Jones, Richy Ahmed, Skream, Paco Osuna, Steve Lawler and Jackmaster. Now crowned DJ Mag Best Breakthrough Act of 2016 and part of Resident Advisors Top 100 DJs list, Solardo next stops will be London’s XOYO on 8 ... Read more

Snowbombing Podcast By Citizenn

Electronic Music for the Mind, Body and Soul is what the music of Citizenn is all about. Originally landing on the scene via releases on MadTech in 2013, it was within a year and Citizenn had been named DJ Magazine’s Breakthrough DJ. Never one to remain stationary though, Citizenn’s ambitions ultimately stretched beyond immediate success, and his plans to evolve the sound of house have started to reach fruition. His DJ travels take him all over the world, from big festivals such as Hideout in Croatia to the techno legend that is Berghain, and his productions match these destinations for ... Read more

Interview: MK

MK is responsible for creating some of the defining sounds and biggest tracks of early House. Through his timeless productions, underground credibility, and work with the biggest international artists like Jay-Z and Rihanna, MK has influenced a new generation of producer, with the result that his sound is more relevant today than it ever has been. MK will be quite busy over the next few months…well, honestly he’s the kind of DJ who is always busy, which is a good thing. You can catch MK at the ultimate party on snow, Snowbombing 2017 in Mayrehofen April 3-8. If you’re in ... Read more