Tag: TGoB

Monolink Brings Debut Album Alongside World Tour Including Three Day The Gardens Of Babylon Festival

Last Friday, multi instrumentalist Monolink released his debut album “Amniotic” via Embassy One. Following the success of its first two singles ‘Sirens’ and ‘Swallow’, as well as a chart burning remix of the former from Patrice Baumel, “Amniotic”‘s stripped down productions create ample room for Monolink’s voice to carry the weight of his haunting melodies and allow for lyricism to cut through, creating vivid imagery and pronounced storylines reminiscent of acts like Bob Moses, Gui Boratto, and Bonobo. Read Also: The Gardens of Babylon’s Dialogue With Monolink Following the release, Monolink will embark on a 3-month live tour across the ... Read more

Enter The Monastery As The Gardens Of Babylon Unveiles First 3 Day Camping Weekender Festival

This July, Amsterdam’s The Gardens of Babylon hosts their first ever weekender in the form of an intimate 3 day camping festival with an outrageous lineup. Going down 27 – 30 July at the amazing Kloster Graefenthal in Goch, Germany, The Gardens of Babylon: The Monastery & Three NeverEnding Nights is just that. So far, just about all of the organizations key musical acts will represent, as reflected on the massive phase 1 lineup release below, but as The Gardens of Babylon are known, there will be surprises, performances, magic and mystery at virtually every turn. Expect artists like Audiofly, ... Read more

Amsterdam’s The Gardens of Babylon Debuts In Mexico City With Behrouz & Monolink

Our friends at The Gardens of Babylon are an Amsterdam-based, yet a global family, who co create mystical nights throughout Europe and now have announced their first foray off continent. Touching down in Mexico City on 3 March, The Gardens of Babylon have put together a line up that is on par with any of their sold out European events. Hosting both Mexican talent and internationally renowned names, The Gardens of Babylon bring the main man of Do Not Sit on the Furniture, Behrouz, as well as the talented live act Monolink. Also on hand will be the sublime Concret ... Read more

Britta Unders Brings The Gardens Of Babylon Back To Westerunie For One Year Holiday Celebrations

After the experience that was The Seekers of Light during ADE, The Gardens of Babylon (TGoB) returns to the Westerunie with an early Christmas gift featuring one of its original musical family members. The dynamic duo of Britta Unders will return, almost a year to the day, for an all night affair, as an intimate gathering of TGoB family and friends. Reflecting on the success of the last year, which began at the venue with YokoO and led to a multi-date virtual takeover of this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event, TGoB reflect on those who have aided and been there since ... Read more

DHA Mix #319 By Blond:ish

Blond:ish, the duo of Anstascia and Vivie Ann are inspired travelers, sharing their passion for music and spiritual encounters one listener at a time. Since 2008, they have delivered a slew of studio work while maintaining a constant travel schedule both as professional artists and for personal connections. From their Kompakt artist album to remixes of Depeche Mode, Blond:ish has continued to push through 2017 with remixes for Sabo, Modular Project, as well a slew of original productions. The year also saw the launch of ABRACADABRA, their own event series and label which has left its mark in Tulum and ... Read more

Behrouz Reminds ADE Do Not Sit At Amsterdam Dance Event With Atish, Maga & NU

Something of a one year anniversary for The Gardens of Babylon, the 2017 Amsterdam Dance Event see’s the local, spiritually guided house music concept going back to one of last year’s most memorable event showcases. Welcoming back Miami’s intimate and sophisticated nightclub experience Do Not Sit on the Furniture, and it’s main man Behrouz, The Gardens of Babylon follow up 2016’s A’dam Toren event with 2017’s mysterious “secret location” to be revealed shortly. Joining Behrouz for the evening will be three of the brands most important ambassadors, consisting of the traveling musical nomad NU, San Francisco’s Atish, who will make ... Read more

DHA Mix #315 By DJ Sabo

On Saturday, 21 October, DJ Sabo and the Sol Selectas crew descend on Amsterdam Dance Event as The Gardens of Babylon will present a very special showcase of the imprint at Claire. Alongside its main man, this intimate early evening affair will also feature a slew of DHA favorites like Amentia, KMLN, unders, and Kora. Anticipating that event, DJ Sabo was kind enough to put together this highly ethereal mix.   Tracklist 1. Sabo – Vibe Quest (Nadastrom Remix) [Sol Selectas] 2. Be Svendsen – Getula [Sol Selectas] 3. Amentia – Victoria (Canson Remix) [Sol Selectas] 4. Dave Nada – ... Read more

The Gardens of Babylon Takes ADE With Intimacy And Good Music

Amsterdam’s favorite foray into the more spiritual side of electronic music, The Gardens of Babylon (TGoB), celebrates their one year anniversary with a full on Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) programme filled with intimacy, good music and trademark mindfulness. Kicking off and ending on a group meditation setting organized by spiritual guides The Dreaming, The Gardens of Babylon will also bring two world class showcases to town before a full on, all day takeover of WesterUnie featuring the extended musical family. First off, on 19 October, Miami’s mature nightlife institution Do Not Sit on the Furniture travels with their head honcho ... Read more

Decompress As Wild As The Moon Returns With Madmotormiquel, Florian Rietze & More

Back for the third edition, Wild as the Moon once again offers a full moon meditation of music and mystery on Friday, 8 September. Following the whirlwind on The Playa, decompress with The Gardens of Babylon and its tight knit community for a powerful full moon meditation along with all the usual TGoB wonders. Guiding you through this celebration of New World magic are the sonic purveyors of melody and mindfulness. Germany’s creator of movement Madmotormiquel headlines the evening with the extraordinary finesse of Florian Rietze also on hand. Amsterdam’s HANG virtuoso Kafafoglu brings the magic of steel with the ... Read more

Bedouin Goes Wild As The Moon For Amsterdam's Premiere Full Moon Event

Transport back to the ancient Americas on 4 August as The Gardens of Babylon bring their full moon concept – Wild as the Moon – back for another round of music and mindfulness. Last time, the likes of Thugfucker and Oceanvs Orientalis provided the journey on a magical Sunday night in Amsterdam. This time, we switch over to Friday and bring four amazing artists, each representing the spirit of the Americas. Leading the way will be the original shamanistic masters of the electronic – Bedouin, as a trio of South America’s best showcase their talents. Spaniol combines his Iberian origins ... Read more

Wild As The Moon Set To Transport Amsterdam To The Ancient Americas With Monthly Full Moon

On Sunday, 9 July, The Gardens of Babylon, Amsterdam’s go to destination for inclusive, community approached, electronic world music, launches the next chapter of their evolution with the monthly full moon celebration – WILD AS THE MOON. Leave your real world worries behind and transport to the ancient Americas where the winds whisper and wolves howl for those respective enough to listen. It is said that on the night of the full moon, its lunar energy causes those who embrace it to sleep less, exhibiting a newfound energy for the natural Earth cycles to come. It is with this in ... Read more

Buiten Westen Podcast By Unders

With his slick touch that drives an original house music sound, Unders has cemented himself as a distinct figure within the global dance scene. Very much an ambassador and champion of a certain electronic world music, Unders recognition has been on the constant ascension ever since his Billboard charting “Syria” release from 2016. Since, he has found himself gracing the stages of the world’s foremost spiritually minded events like Burning Man, Fusion Festival, Woomoon, Afrika Burn, Katerblau, and Amsterdam’s own home for mindful electronic music, The Gardens of Babylon. Now, this talented and socially conscious artist, anticipates his 15 July ... Read more

Rampue, Satori & More Turn Woodstock Bloemendaal Into The Dunes Of Babylon

Moving out of the nightclub and into the open air, The Gardens of Babylon descends on Woodstock Bloemendaal for a very special daytime event on 12 June. Beginning with a mass beachside meditation of its faithful community, The Dunes of Babylon continues to inspire, educate and informs with its diversely curated selection of DJs, live acts, and activities. On this date, The Dunes of Babylon will focus its extended spiritual program on Yoga, Massage, Live Art, Natural Enhancers, Speakers, Live Performances, and more. Join spiritual coach Villia De Koningh as she guides you through the necessary steps of letting go! ... Read more

The Gardens Of Babylon Welcome Flying Circus For Inaugural Amsterdam Showcase

On 12 May, two magical worlds come together for an Amsterdam night not soon to be forgotten! After five successful editions, The Gardens of Babylon (TGoB) has gone strength to strength at home, debuting with an all night journey from YokoO and, most recently, seeing a stacked lineup of Chaim, Timujin, Viken Arman, and many more. Mostly held at its spiritual home of WesterUnie, TGoB has firmly established itself as the go to place for the more esoteric side of dance music, embracing the transcendental philosophy of electronic world music, inviting like minded artists and participants for the journey. Now, ... Read more