Tag: warehouse

In Uncertain Times, Insomniac’s Factory 93 Is A Safe Haven For Our Community

The start to 2017 has been a rocky one. It has been filled with doubt and uncertainty. In our own community the year began with a shocking and tragic shooting at the Blue Parrot in Mexico during the final moments of The BPM Festival. That coupled with mounting tensions in the US and abroad throughout the inauguration of President Trump have many people feeling wary and afraid. Still, the dance music community finds its way to come together and celebrate life, opportunity for change, acceptance, and transcendence through music. This Saturday was a day I will never forget as a ... Read more

Restored Industrial Warehouse To Be Amsterdam’s Newest Club: DEPOT

Amsterdam’s prolific dance scene is gaining (yet another) new club, located in an industrial warehouse in Amsterdam North. DEPOT, a rustic warehouse space, will be operated by the Amsterdam-based event organization, VERKNIPT, known for their many Verknipt events, Kingsday Open Air Festival, Wonderland Festival, VERKNIPT Festival and their Amsterdam Dance Event-collaboration with the well-known IBIZA concepts La Familia and ANTS. DEPOT brings the old industrial warehouse parties back to life with its 7-meter ceilings, solid steel columns, brick details, old factory lamps and concrete walls,for that authentic raw warehouse-feeling. The dancefloor of DEPOT is spacious, yet intimate at 1000m2 leaving ... Read more

DSTRCT Podcast #001 By Joey Daniel

On December 12 DSTRCT, a brand new event organization that has recently entered the Amsterdam scene, will kick-off at the legendary Elementenstraat, bringing with them a selection of international and local heavyweights like Art Department, Matthias Tanzmann, Laura Jones, Huxley, Detroit Swindle, Boris Werner among others. Joey Daniel, co-founder and runner of DSTRCT has his roots in Rotterdam, where guys like Speedy J and Michel de Hey inspired him to follow a career in music. While also organising events, he is also regarded as a formidable DJ with a main focus on rugged, in-your-face house music and techno. By the ... Read more