Tag: Steve Lawler

5 Reasons Not To Miss Winter Social Festival

This weekend on the 6th of February the long awaited second edition of the Winter Social Festival will take place. Winter Social is a spin-off of the Social Fest, the yearly recurring festival organised by Nic Fanciulli. The Social originally launched on the 28th September 2013 and closed the summer in style, bringing a taste of Ibiza to the south east of England with a line-up of the world’s most discerning electronic music talent. The boutique music festival now holds its second winter escape for those unwilling to wait for the warmer months to get those festival kicks. Showcasing some of the ... Read more

You Won’t Believe These Real DJ Names

DJ aliases are as common in the dance music world as it gets. Look at any number of festivals, club nights or events and the combination between the Steve Lawler’s, Carl Cox’s, and Seth Troxler’s of the world with the Claptone’s, Eats Everything’s, and Skream’s is just a given. But, for every proper alias there is also a slew of what-were-they-thinking names sometimes its hard to grasp them all (and you should, because when they get bad they get REALLY bad). Thankfully, the Instagram page realdjnames has launched, crowd sourcing its content and featuring some of the most dumbfounding DJ ... Read more

Winter Social Rounds Out Huge Lineup With Special Guest Steve Lawler

As if a lineup featuring the likes of Joris Voorn, Maya Jane Coles, Nina Kraviz, Art Department (should I go on…) and more wasn’t enough, the Winter Social Festival has now announced their very special guest for the 6 February event… …and that guest is none other than the main ViVA man himself, Steve Lawler. Gracing the Winter Social decks for the first time ever, the master of percussion is no stranger the the festival stage, big and small, the entire world over, and having just released a feature documentary on his life and career, entitled ‘The Art of the ... Read more

Snowbombing Adds Massive 2nd Phase With Sven Väth, Black Coffee, Mind Against & More

Snowbombing adds another avalanche of acts to the already jam-packed bill, including Fatboy Slim, Sven Väth, Skepta, Slaves, Black Coffee, Sam Feldt, Mind Against and more! Fatboy Slim will return to the mountains for a headline set! Brimming with hits like Right Here Right Now and Praise You, it also demonstrated the superstar DJ’s return to form with 2014’s chart-topping Eat Sleep Rave Repeat and his killer remix of Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk. Next up, and swapping the White Isle of Ibiza for the white peaks of the ‘Hof for his debut Snowbombing performance, it’s Sven Väth! One of dance ... Read more

Moon Harbour Celebrates 15 Years With Worldwide Tour

Not many labels make it to release number fifteen, let alone year 15, but that’s exactly the milestone the Moon Harbour family is celebrating throughout 2015. Headed up by esteemed DJ, producer, remixer and Circoloco/DC10 Ibiza resident Matthias Tanzmann and manager André Quaas, the Leipzig based label has lasted so long on account of having always moved ahead of the times. Celebrated for its diverse output from tech house to minimal to deeper club sounds, the label’s ever evolving roster of artists is like a who’s who of the contemporary scene. Next to core family members and label acts like ... Read more