Into The Factory 2017 Canceled Following Police Strike Down on Permits

The much-anticipated Into The Factory festival in Sverige, Sweden just outside of Stockholm has been canceled following a police strike down on the needed permits for the festival to take place.

Music Goes Further, the brains behind the Into The Valley brand that this year sought to expand with a Factory and Castle event, made the announcement early this morning U.S. time via a post on their social media, where they clearly point the finger to local police for the problems that have resulted in the festival’s cancellation, which was meant to take place 10-12th of August:

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The First Electronic Music Awards Are Coming This September

Electronic music has evolved in recent years as a genre. Thanks to this evolution, we now enjoy hearing a wonderful mix of artistry and technology that culminate in the creation of energetic, and unique tracks that people get to party to in clubs and music festivals across the globe. We would not have gotten here without the contributions of artists and producers who helped found this movement and take it to the heights it is enjoying today, some of which were sadly not given due recognition for a while.

After years of waiting, electronic music will finally have an event that will celebrate and recognize the achievements in the genre with the first ever Electronic Music Awards. Set to be held in downtown Los Angeles at custom multi-stage warehouse venue on Sept. 21, the event will be broadcast worldwide via Twitter global live stream, which anyone can access even without a Twitter account.

2017 Electronic Music Awards Teaser from UphoricTV on Vimeo.

The EM Awards will be awarding 11 awards that celebrate every level of producer and performer, from the underground labels to the commercial giants. Many leading advisers and executives within the electronic community participated to vote for the awards. More details are expected to be announced in the following days, especially the nominees, presenters, performers and more.

The event is produced by Paul Oakenfold and the Hunt & Crest entertainment company.  Check the EM Awards online for more details and information on this historic event.

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Black Coffee To Play Gig Atop Highest Waterfall In The World

Vic Falls Carnival is an African festival that takes place at the iconic Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.

It is therefore fitting for South African DJ and producer Black Coffee to be performing there on New Year’s Eve, part of a diverse lineup that sees the festival return for a ninth edition stronger than ever. Other artists set to perform include Jason Le Roux, South African electronic duo The Kiffness, Mampi from Zambia, Congolese artist Tresor and Zimbabwean artists Flying Bantu

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In The Loop Boss Lupe Fuentes Delivers Guest Mix Ahead of Electric Boogie LA on July 20th

On Thursday, July 20th, Lupe Fuentes and her In The Loop label take over Los Globos in Los Angeles for Electric Boogie, a house and tech house party featuring Los Angeles and out-of-city talent!

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Claude VonStroke Releases Lineup for Dirtybird Campout 2017

“Picture the good ole days, when sun-drenched hours flew by filled with outdoor adventures, life was no more complicated than trying to win at dodgeball or finding a new friend to sneak off with after dark. Yep, Summer Camp was pretty epic, but if only there had been house music!”

That’s the mindset that drove Claude VonStroke and his Dirtybird team to launch their hugely successful Dirtybird Campout, which returns this coming October for its third installment at a new and improved home in Central California. It’s a singular experience delivering three days of nostalgia inducing activities, soundtracked by some of the world’s most cutting edge DJs and live acts, all curated by Head Counselor and label boss Claude himself.

Today, VonStroke revealed those who will be joining him in October at Campout, turning late nights into early mornings at the after-hours stage and programming those sun filled afternoons at the Birdhouse. He also announced a brand-new second stage, allowing him to showcase the event’s biggest lineup yet featuring a wider selection of sounds and artists from soundscapes that range from contemporary house to hip-hop and several genres in between.

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Egg LDN’s 3D London World Tour Touches Down in LA with Kenny Glasgow

A new series of international dates bring the sound of Egg LDN to the world’s most celebrated clubs in 2017. Delivering the diverse energy and sounds of the North London institution, 3D London set off on a global tour on March 3rd and is set to touch down at Clinic Wednesday in Los Angeles this coming Wednesday, July 12th.

After previous stops in Brazil, the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Turkey and other cities in the States, the celebrated London club takes over Hollywood’s intimate Couture venue in collaboration with LA promoters Underrated Presents and their Clinic Wednesday party series. Special guest for the night is none other than Kenny Glasgow, with local support from duo Human Resources and Monsieur Frazier.

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Dockyard Festival Announces ADE 2017 Lineup with Sven Väth, Âme, Oscar Mulero, Ben Sims

The well-established and influential Dockyard Festival returns to Amsterdam during Amsterdam Dance Event 2017 on Saturday October 21st 2017. Promising to be the most spectacular edition to date, it all goes down in the new location of N1-Park in Westpoort with Sven Väth, Âme, Eats Everything, Ben Sims, Oscar Mulero, Octave One and many more all scheduled to play.

Dockyard is the only techno festival that takes place during ADE and is a great way to round out the week. As well as the usual great production, light, sound and stage design, you can expect four different areas over the course of the 12 hour party.  Dockyard Presents Cocoon with Sven Väth, Âme playing live, Ilario Alicante, Mano Le Tough, Markus Fix, Nakadia and Tim Green, as well as Mystic Garden Presents Mindshake featuring Paco Osuna, Cuartero, Eats Everything, Egbert live, Jairo, Luca Agnelli and Technasia.

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Reaktor Delivers Powerful Lineups for Thursday and Sunday ADE 2017 Showcases

Reaktor Events, the Amsterdam techno promoters known for their powerful lineups and well-curated techno events such as Unpolished, Era, Katharsis, and Nassau Festival, have just announced their ADE lineup and it’s heavy.

This year the brand will see itself present not one but two nights of raw, heavy techno at two of the city’s most notorious warehouse venues. Reaktor will feature DVS1’s Wall of Sound on Thursday October 19th at Warehouse Elemenstraat and a second event at NDSM Warehouse on Sunday, October 22nd.

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Amsterdam Dance Event Announces First Wave of Artists for 2017

Amsterdam Dance Event takes place from the 18th to 22nd of October, 2017. Since its inception in 1996, ADE has grown into a globally renowned platform for the international dance and electronic music scene. The festival is the perfect place to spot the latest musical trends and emerging talents, as well as hearing the most recent work of both electronic music pioneers and current superstar acts. In addition to the extensive line-up of the ADE Festival, the ADE Playground offers music enthusiasts a large and varied daytime program including exhibitions, in-store promotions, pop-up stores and film screenings all over the city center. The business aspect of the event (ADE Conference) is recognized as the most important of its kind, presenting a broad range of conferences and networking opportunities that focus on music and technology, VJs & visuals, sustainability, dance & brands, harder dance styles, new talent and the education of students.

2017 is set to feature around 2500 performers, an all-time record number, playing in over 140 locations around Amsterdam. ADE, the world’s largest club festival and the most important business conference for electronic music, today announced the first selection of artists for 2017.

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Weiss to Headline In The Loop Showcase at WALL Lounge Miami

On Saturday July 8th, In The Loop founder and head-honcho Lupe Fuentes brings her tech-house brand to Miami’s Wall Lounge for the club’s House Saturdays event series.

The night will be headlined by none other than house rising sensation Weiss, known for his releases on esteemed labels the likes of Relief Records, Toolroom and Play It Down. With his music gaining support from leading peers the likes of Gorgon City, Eats Everything, Shadow Child, Hot Since 82, Claude Vonstroke, Green Velvet and Annie Mac, Weiss has enjoyed play time at some of the more revered festivals and venues around the globe, including fabric London, BPM Festival Mexico, Kosmonaut Berlin, Exchange LA, Treehouse Miami, Cielo New York, Vista Club Ibiza, Sankeys Manchester, Revolver Melbourne and many more.

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