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Loveland Festival Readies 2017 Edition; Releases Timetable

Once again returning to Sloterpark this Saturday, 12 August, Loveland Festival brings another full day of the very best music the scene has to offer. For twelve hours, 11:00 – 23:00, Loveland’s 6 areas (including a very special Circoloco hosted stage) have the likes of Adam Beyer, Pan Pot, Take of Us, Stephan Bodzin, Solomun, The Martinez Brothers, Joris Voorn, Sasha, and many more heavyweight names from the underground. Of course, Amsterdam is also well represented with favorite DJs like Tsepo, Boris Werner b2b William Djoko, Ferro, and more all representing Check out the full timetable of artists below and ... Read more

Moodstock Electronic Music Festival Returns With Culoe De Song, Frankey & Sandrino Across Two Day Event

On Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 of August, the non-profit organisation Moodstock is, once again, organizing their two day electronic music festival. After three years off, Moodstock Electronic Music Festival returns with the eighth edition of their festival, coming back to their usual location in Wijchmaal-Peer, Belgium. With two days across a single stage, Saturday and Sunday each come wih their respective hosts and vibes. First up, Saturday is hosted by the renowned Casa Blanca who will bring Mathias Kaden, Culoe De Song, Frankey & Sandrino and Tsepo, while being warmed up by Cheap Charly Men and Solco, residents and ... Read more

La Rêve Festival Descends On Dreamy Outdoor Thuishaven

This Saturday, 5 August, Amsterdam’s dreamy outdoor location Thuishaven plays host to La Rêve Festival. What started four years ago with a tight knit group of local artists and big dreamers sharing a love of House Music, has since hosted multiple Dagdromen Festival editions, featuring artists like Stephan Bodzin, Dominik Eulberg, Gabriel Ananda, Patrice Baumel, Tsepo, Miss Melera and many others. This year Dagdromen turns into La Rêve Festival and renews its focus on their own talents with a few melodic headliners thrown in for good measure. So, as an alternative to a big local weekend that features PRIDE and ... Read more

De Zomerkantine Podcast By Space Dimension Controller Presents Flourescent Trails

Space Dimension Controller is the cosmic entity galvanizing dance music traditions into his own cyberpunk aesthetic. A genuine character in modern electronic music, having released on the likes of Ninja Tune, R&S and Clone, Space Dimension Controller has also gone onto play at all the major Festivals and clubs on an international scale. His Flourescent Trails laser ballet show has gathered critical acclaim and his Boiler Room set from hometown Belfast has been over 4million times online. With new single ‘EXOSTACK’ and projects coming in 2017, the future is certainly SDC’s. On 22 July, Space Dimension Controller joins Tsepo, John ... Read more

5 Reasons Why: Buiten Westen

Free spirits of Amsterdam will once again collect under Buiten Westen’s colorful Tree of Life this Saturday, July 15. With a vast location, a heavyweight artist lineup, and a couple surprises in tow, navigating everything Buiten Westen has to offer may be daunting, albeit undeniably adventurous. So, with that, we thought we’d help out a bit and highlight 5 aspects of this colorful festival that most appeal to us. Naturally the music holds most of the attention, but did you know that it is also one of Amsterdam’s most tightly knit festival communities. Here, check out our “5 Reasons Why” ... Read more

Party Report: Festifest

Amidst the festival giants such as DGTL & Dekmantel nestle some homegrown gems, born out of budding friendships and a vision to provide others with what they feel missing within the scene. Festifest is one of those gems. Perched in a small arena like area at NDSM, Festifest welcomes around 2000 people, all of which snapped up their tickets within days of release. The demand to attend Festifest took me by surprise as many people I had spoken to hadn’t really heard about it but I soon found out that the reason being was because I was speaking to expats ... Read more

Oranjebloesem Celebrates Kingsday 2017 With Âme, Bicep, KiNK & More

Once again celebrate Kingsday with Oranjebloesem Festival! For the fourth year, Oranjebloesem will provide the perfect alternative to Amsterdam’s crowded city center events, with a combination of live acts and underground electronic programming across 4 stages. Throwing down at Amsterdam’s city beach Blijburg, the 2017 edition of the festivals live stage will feature the likes of Jungle by Night, Ata Kak, KiNK and Âme. Additional acts on the day include Bicep, Optimo, Extrawelt, Kiasmos and Michael Mayer, and familiar Dutch names like Dekmantel Soundsystem, Tsepo and Beesmunt Soundsystem. Tickets go on sale 9 February. 27 April | Oranjebloesem | Tickets ... Read more

Lotgenoten Descends On Paradiso With Tiger & Woods, Virginia, Tsepo & More

On December 23, Lotgenoten descends onto Amsterdam’s pop temple for the first time: Paradiso with Tiger & Woods, Virginia, Marcus Marr, Tsepo, Max Abysmal, Guy Gravier, Festimi Soundsystem, Soultage, and Pierre August. For any who don’ know, Paradiso has featured timeless artists such as Pink Floyd, Nirvana, Prince & D’Angelo, as well as a who’s who of contemporary dance phenomenons – Daft Punk, Richie Hawtin & Ricardo Villalobos and many, many more. The relationship between artist and audience will be at the center of the night with Lotgenoten realizing a complete sonic adventure throughout the entire building on the start ... Read more

Oranjebloesem Kingsday To Be First Festival Held At New Blijburg

One of the most prominenet yearly Kingsday events, Oranjebloesem, has just released first details of their upcoming edition. Oranjebloesem, a collective of Amsterdam promoters NGHTDVSN and Next Monday’s Hangover, will set the bar again for the range of Kingsday parties happening in and around Amsterdam on the 27th of April. On the brand new location of Blijburg aan Zee, the perfect escape from the madness of the inner city that day, Oranjebloesem will present artists such as Seth Troxler, KiNK and Joris Voorn. See also: Interview: Seth Troxler | KiNK Aside from the above mentioned headliners, other acts will include Gerd ... Read more

Electronic Bands And Dutch DJs To Be Expected At Turn Out City Night

Similar to the the trend in the Netherlands, our Southern neighbour is also spawning a range of dance music communities and promoters for those smaller cities that you wouldn’t necessarily associate with the dance scene. Nevertheless, it’s those projects that are the backbone of the proliferation of underground music. Not all good electronic music, parties and festivals from Dutch soil are exclusive to Amsterdam, and the same goes for Belgium and its cultural hotspots Antwerp and Brussels. One of those examples in practice is SOBER, one of the new promoters in Belgium’s bustling nightlife, who have made successful attempts in putting ... Read more

Festival Report: Pleinvrees Heroes

In the days leading up to last weekend, the stacked festival landscape saw itself somewhat worried with heavy rains in the forecast. Rain is something that seemingly comes with the territory here in Amsterdam, where only the heaviest of downpours can cancel the show (see July’s Welcome to the Future). See also: Bad Weather Conditions Get Festivals Cancelled Though the field was muddy, the skies were grey, and temperatures low, the Pleinvrees faithful were given a spot of luck when Friday seemed to take the brunt of the bad weather leaving Saturday (relatively) dry. With a professional and experienced crew ... Read more

Pleinvrees Heroes Podcast #002 By Tsepo

After its sold out inaugural edition last year, Pleinvrees returns to the Amsterdam sporting green space Riekerhaven on Saturday, September 5th, for a festival experience containing much more than just music. Expect familiar names, but also many new heroes, and also featuring an absurdist Andhim-stage, the pub, and a new cabinet of curiosities. Pleinvrees is like a family and the Heroes festival is the day all its members get a podium to showcase themselves. As you can see, familiar faces like Marek Hemmann, Oliver Koletzki, Worakls and Guy Gerber, Alle Farben, Gardens Of God, Konstantin Sibold, Dekmantel Soundsystem, Marcus Worgull, Illesnoise and Tsepo make up only a small part of the ... Read more

Oasis Festival Podcast #001 By Martin Roth

Influenced by both the classic progressive house sound of the 90’s & 00’s and the deep house avant garde of today, Martin Roth’s DJing style, tracks and remixes have been continually supported by the likes of Sasha, John Digweed, Eric Prydz, Tiefschwarz, Solomun, Climbers, Jozif amongst many other leading names.  Today we’re featuring the Berlin-based DJ ahead of his gig towards the exotic Oasis Festival in Marrakesh, Morocco this September. side from being served to some of the finest names in electronic music right now – like Harvey, Agoria, Âme, Danny Daze, Derrick Carter, DJ Tennis, Ellen Allien, Gerd Janson, Guy ... Read more

Pleinvrees Heroes Podcast #001 By Gardens Of God

After an insane (and sold out) inaugural event last year, Pleinvrees returns to the Amsterdam sporting green space Riekerhaven on Saturday, September 5th, for a festival experience containing much more than just music. Expect familiar names, but also many new heroes, and also featuring an absurdist Andhim-stage, the pub, and a new cabinet of curiosities. Pleinvrees is like a family and the Heroes festival is the day all its members get a podium to showcase themselves. As you can see, familiar faces like Marek Hemmann, Oliver Koletzki, Worakls and Guy Gerber. The stage hosted by yours truly, will cover some heroes of our own, ... Read more

Andhim’s Pleinvrees Heroes Stage Video Announcement #002

That German duo andhim have a somewhat unconventional way of themselves to the outside world is no secret. Just check out the interview they did with us some time ago, or the familiar, slightly homoerotic video of them sharing a tub. To introduce their Superfriends stage at Pleinvrees Heroes Festival on September 5, the joyful twosome have come up with a new series of short videos, in proper andhim fashion of course. Check out their second video below. http://www.deephouseamsterdam.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Pleinvrees.mp4 Worakls (live) | Marek Hemmann (live) | Guy Gerber | Andhim | Oliver Koletzki & Niko Schwind (live) | Joris Delacroix | Alle Farben | Monkey Safari | Oliver Schories ... Read more