Tag: St. Martin

SXM Festival Announces Its Triumphant Return To St Martin

After its 2018 cancellation due to the regional devastation caused by Hurricane IRMA, St. Martin’s premiere destination festival event, SXM Festival, has just announced its triumphant 2019 return on a fully renovated island. Set across its iconic beaches, nightclubs and spectacular villas, SXM Festival offers the global party elite a week of world-class House and Techno programming with the patented hospitable vibe and infrastructure of St Martin. In celebration, SXM Festival will release a limited batch of 200, five day discounted SXM Aficionado Passes on May 29 2018. They will include first access to extremely limited Boat and Jungle Party ... Read more

Join SXM Festival In Rebuilding St Martin Following Hurricane Devastation

In response to the devastation caused to the island of St Martin by Hurricane IRMA, SXM Festival and #SXMStrong has launched the official fundraising effort via GoFundMe to raise financial aid for the community. With thousands of homes and businesses destroyed and 95% of the island’s infrastructure wiped out, the people of St Martin have been left completely vulnerable to the storms developing in the wake of IRMA. Both SXM Festival and #SXMStrong are in close communication with local government to ensure that the funds raised are applied towards what is needed most on the island. The island paradise has ... Read more

[Photo Report] SXM Festival 2017

March 2017 marks the second edition of SXM Festival. A first year edition in an unknown territory is never easy, but the organisation did a hell of a job managing it under all circumstances. This year they had us amazed again, and certainly topped last year. The set up and stage design was out of this world and also the Mayer Sound System was spot on. Here a foto report by Ded Agency from SXM Festival 2017. A full written report on our experiences coming to you soon. Featured Image: Ded Agency for SXM Festival

SXM Festival Podcast By Thugfucker

Only days away from their second appearance at the Carribean Oasis that SXM festival comes a very special podcast from Thugfucker. Since 2003, the duo – made up of Greg Oreck and Holmar Filipsson – have been traveling the globe playing back to back at some of the best clubs and parties worldwide. From Burning Man to Panorama Bar to Fabric to BPM and Sonar and Coachella to DC10 and Output and Katerholzig and many more. Now, the renowned duo preps SXM Festival next week with this exclusive recording of their set from the festival Download Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud ... Read more

Interview: YokoO

YokoO is no stranger to house music in its deepest, most spiritual forms. He has released on highly regarded labels such as All Day I Dream, Musik Gewinnt Freunde, Kindisch, Get Physical, Moodmusic and Plastic City, turning the heads of artists such as Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Matthew Dekay and Lee Burridge. As a DJ, he embraces the dance floor with a dynamic and honest approach. Next month, YokoO will return to the sunny beaches of St. Martin and re join the SXM Festival ranks. Here to give you an insight into his world is YokoO telling us about his experiences at the festival last year, his multicultural approach ... Read more

SXM Festival Podcast By Wild Dark

Wild Dark is an exploration of all that is organic and soulful within modern dance music. The New York-based duo, comprised of brothers Corey & Ryan Negrin, favor a unique approach to writing music, merging all elements into a cohesive, sophisticated concept. With a framework that combines elements of house, techno, electronica and everything in between Wild Dark strives to become a refreshing new standard in a world dominated by samples & regurgitated ideas. See also: SXM Festival Podcast By Atish Starting 15 March, Wild Dark will join the SXM Festival in the Caribbean paradise of St Martin. Here, the ... Read more

After Successful Inaugural Edition, SXM Festival Returns To St Martin In 2017

SXM Festival has just dropped the dates for its 2017, and second, edition returning to the shores of Saint Martin March 15-19. SXM Festival’s 2016 provided blissful ocean views, awe-inspiring sunsets (and sunrises), intimate jungle soireés, and a diverse local culture. Beyond the location, though, it is the festival’s dedication to diverse curation that makes it a strong contender for the international festival spotlight. This philosophy brought the likes of Apollonia, Audiofly, M.A.N.D.Y., Maher Daniel, BLOND:ISH, Mia Lucci, Thugfucker, Bedouin, DJ Tennis, Adriatique, H.O.S.H., Ryan Crosson, Maceo Plex, Danny Daze, Guy Gerber, Rebolledo, Gardens of God, Chaim and many more ... Read more

SXMusic Festival Completes Lineup; Announces Brand Partners

The third wave of acts and brand partners have been unveiled for SXMusic Festival, taking place in the Caribbean paradise island of St. Martin in March 2016. Rebolledo, DJ W!ld, The Mekanism, Gab Rhome, Gardens Of God, Oceanvs, Orientalis, Mia Lucci, Chaim, Demi, Greg Piddock, Jade, Vanjee, Sleepy & Boo are now set to join the fun in the sun, joining artists from key labels and collectives like Diynamic, Life And Death and Lee Burridge’s All Day I Dream. Jamie Jones, the king of modern house music, will also be in session with his famous Paradise brand—and all the associated ... Read more