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DGTL Barcelona Reveals Extended 2017 Lineup

With DGTL Amsterdam less than a month away, the brand has decided to reveal its extended 2017 programming for its return to the Catalan Capital of Barcelona.

A roster of over 60 artists spread across four separate stages will bring the industrial concept of DGTL back to the Spanish city for the third year in a row, adding Tale of Us, Adriatique, Jackmaster, DVS1, Paco Osuna next to the likes of previously announced Jeff Mills, Solomun and Recondite [live] on the bill of DGTL Barcelona 2017.

The entire lineup, which you can see below, will perform in what has now been recognized to be one of the most sustainable festivals in today’s electronic music scene. As expected, DGTL will continue its extensive focus on art and sustainability on the 11th and 12th of August at the city’s Parc del Fòrum with its particular style of programming a carefully thought-out selection of in-demand headliners, local acts and breakthrough artists. Expanding on its DGTL Art and DGTL Revolution programs, this year festival adds its first edition of DGTL in the Park on Sunday, two official after parties at the local club Nitsa and announces an extended line-up with over 60 artists spread over four stages.

More headliners are expected to be announced on June 20th.

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Dax J, Kerri Chandler, Hybrasil and Nastia Confirmed for Carl Cox’s Pure Ibiza Parties

Carl Cox has announced the lineups for his two Pure parties at Privilege Ibiza.

It’s all raw house and techno, as the Intec giant is joined on Tuesday July 11th by techno dons Joseph Capriati, Jon Rundell and Eric Powell alongside underground favorites tINI, Fuse’s Archie Hamilton, man of the moment Eats Everything, Darren Emerson and newcomer irish techno DJ Hybrasil.

Next, on Tuesday 18th July, Cox brings in Intec label mainstay Nicole Moudaber, Berghain favourite DAX J, Pure’s Eric Powell, Panorama Bar’s Cassy, New York house duo The Martinez Brothers, the essential deep house don Kerri Chandler and Ukrain’s Nastia.

Space is also provided for local Ibiza talent to shine, with Andy Baxter, Jason Bye, Clara Da Costa, Mr Doris and many more all joining in the festivities to set the mood when doors open early on.

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Desert Hearts Reveals 2017 Festival Lineup featuring Atish, Edu Imbernon and Justin Martin

During the last four years Desert Hearts has evolved tremendously, moving from their humble micro-party in the Mojave desert to a devout and loyal community of dance floor fanatics throughout the country and beyond.

The roots of the movement, however, remain the same: a 72-hour hedonistic affair with one stage that features house, techno and blurred genres in between. To remain true to their roots, Desert Hearts continues to offer world-class artist booking within the unique Los Coyotes Reservation with their 2017 edition set to take place on March 31 – April 3.

This year’s lineup includes artists such as Justin Martin, Dave Seaman, Doc Martin, Edu Imbernon, Marques Wyatt, jozif, DJ Garth, Sacha Robotti, David Scuba, and Christian Martin join young legends Atish, Ardalan, Oona Dahl, Max Chapman, Deep Jesus, and Detlef, Desert Hearts Records flag-bearers TACHES, M.O.N.R.O.E.,The Glitz, Rybo, Fritz Carlton, Kevin Anderson, and DINK, live spectacles from KMLN and Monolink, plus of course Your Desert Hearts Crew Mikey Lion, Lee Reynolds, Marbs and Porkchop.

Since their last triumph at Los Coyotes, Desert Hearts been taking their City Hearts party on the road, visiting cities and locations near and far with sold-out and packed shows in Playa Del Carmen, Costa Rica, Brazil, Mexico City, New York, Miami, Austin, San Francisco, Portland, and many more.

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CRSSD Festival Announces Recondite, Rødhåd, Âme and Jackmaster for Spring 2017

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As scheduled, CRSSD Festival has released its Spring 2017 roster and its possibly its best one to date.

As per previous formats, the San Diego waterfront festival continues with its mission to provide an eclectic experience with emphasis on more “underground” sounds of house and techno, as well as deeper strands of electronic music that aren’t found on other festival main stages.

Positioned at Waterfront Park in the city’s downtown area, CRSSD sold out both of 2016’s editions and with this lineup release looks set to repeat the feat for the third time in a row. Live acts this coming March 4th and 5th include Blood Orange, AlunaGeorge, Recondite, Bob Moses and Dusky making their live debut on the West Coast. Highlights in the house and techno realm include Dystopian boss Rødhåd, Innervisions’ Âme, Scotland’s ever-popular Jackmaster, crafty selector Midland, the wizardry genius of Damian Lazarus, CRSSD alum Skream, 2manydjs and an extended set by Seth Troxler b2b Eats Everything. On the more diverse side of the lineup, the Ocean View stage is set to feature Flume, Snakehips, Giraffage and Duke Dumont.

On top of its music programming and idyllic location, the 21+ festival has also become popular for its craft beer selection, top-tier local gourmet food options and impeccable mixology program.

Tickets will be available on December 27th at noon via CRSSD’s Official Website.

See below for the full Spring 2017 lineup:

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SXM Festival Returns in 2017

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SXM Festival has now revealed the dates for its 2017 return to the idyllic shores of Saint Martin. Music fans will be flocking to the beaches of the beautiful Caribbean island on March 15-19 for yet another tech-heavy lineup of international talent.

Following an eventful inaugural edition this past March that hosted two and half thousand festival-goers, SXM Festival plans to return with an even bigger and better lineup, as well as more parties on beaches, jungles, rooftops, villas and the best venues on the island.

SXM Festival organizer Julian Prince has vowed to keep pushing quality over quantity, aiming to provide a a fine-tuned and well-curated festival experience in one of the most unique festival locations in the world. We are waiting for the 2017 line-up annoucement but here was last years stacked roster Apollonia, Audiofly, M.A.N.D.Y., Maher Daniel, Blond:ishMia Lucci, Thugfucker, Bedouin, DJ Tennis, AdriatiqueH.O.S.H., Ryan Crosson, Maceo Plex, Danny Daze, Guy Gerber, Rebolledo, Gardens Of God, and Chaim, with many more to be added in the coming months.

Tickets went on sale today, allowing you to begin planning your return or first trip to the festival.

Check out the official SXM Festival after-movie from its 2016 edition below, depicting a stunning array of natural music venues, remote jungle vantages, and a slew of ways to encounter the rich culture of Saint Martin.

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Japan’s Rainbow Disco Club Just Dropped Heavy 2016 Lineup

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Rainbow Disco Club is known world-over as Japan’s premier boutique festival, and with good reason. Last year the festival ended up in Resident Advisor’s Top 10 Festivals to attend in May thanks to a roster of artists that blends worldwide talent with the top of Japan’s dance music DJ pool.

The festival moved to its current location at Higashi Izu Cross Country Course in Shuzuoka in 2015, also expanding for the first time to a three-day operation. This new tradition is set to continue between Friday 29th of April and Sunday May 1st this year, with another selection of fine dance music artists set to provide the musical backdrop for the weekend.

Legend Andrew Weatherall will be accompanied by the likes of Nightmares On Wax, who will be playing a DJ set, Gilles Peterson and Move D. A selection of Rush Hour Allstars will also be returning to the festival’s decks  with Antal, Hunee, Soichi Terada and San Proper all set to represent the highly acclaimed label this year. Other local talent comes in the form of Kenji Takimi, Kaoru Inoue, Kikiorix and Sisi, while The Black Madonna is scheduled for an exclusive back-to-back set with the esteemed DJ Nobu. Red Bull is sponsoring a separate stage with a program that includes DJ Funk, Egyptian Lover, Kuniyuki as well as DJ Sodeyama, one our selected artists to watch for 2016!

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Minimal and Techno Reign Supreme on Sunwaves 19 Phase Lineup

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Romania’s Sunwaves is returning for a 19th edition next April. The iconic festival will take place in the North of Mamaia across six different stages on a beach of ideas, colorful outfits and literally never-ending hours of dancing.

The first lineup release for the acclaimed festival contains a packed list of Romanian minimal techno talent such as [a:rpia:r] trio Rhadoo, Petre Inspirescu and Raresh, as well as Barac, CEZAR, Dan Andrei, PrikuHerodot, Piticu, Alexandra, Arapu, Dubtil, Praslea, Vlad Caia and Suciu. They are accompanied by a roster of guests the likes of Marco Carola, who famously played 24 hours straight at the fest last year, Loco Dice, Ricardo Villalobos, Zip and Seth Troxler just to name a few.

This year, Sunwaves will take place from Thursday, 28th of April until late Monday, 2nd of May 2016. As usual attendees can expect extended DJ sets, after-parties, after-after-after-parties set against the picturesque backdrop of a beautiful beach on the Black Sea.

As we stated, this is only Phase I, so be on the look-out for more announcements to come.

Tickets have been on sale since early February. And yes, they are only priced at 40 Euros right now for the entire extended weekend!

The full line-up in alphabetical order:

Alexandra . Arapu . Barac . Bas Ibellini . Bill Patrick . Cap . 
Cristi Cons . Cezar . Dan Andrei . DeWalta . Dubtil . Gescu . Hector
Herodot . Ion Ludwig . Kozo . Leon . Livio & Roby . Loco Dice . Mahony 

Marco Carola . Mihigh . Petre Inspirescu . Piticu . Praslea . Premiesku(live) .

Priku . Raresh . Rayo . Rhadoo . Ricardo Villalobos . Seth Troxler . Sonja Moonear .

Suciu . tINI . Topper . Vlad Caia . Zip

 


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Space Closing Fiesta 2015 Initial Lineup Announcement

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It’s that time of year again! No, not Christmas, but close enough if you’re lucky to be in Ibiza during closing season. Space Ibiza is notorious for having one of the best closing parties and the super club has announced the official lineup for their closing Fiesta.

Taking place on Sunday, October 4th, Space Ibiza is bringing Playa d’en Bossa a 17 hour dance extravaganza to kiss Summer 2015 goodbye. Headlining this massive event are Space legends, Carl Cox and Luciano, who both will have double sets. Some notable artists also featured at the 2015 Space Closing are Ben Klock, Federico Grazzini, John Talabot in addition to  some of the El Row residents: De La Swing, Marc Maya, Toni Varga, and George Privati.

The lineup will continue to expand throughout the week, but we can definitely expect some fantastic back-to-back sets. Carl Cox will start the evening off on the outdoor Ultra Ibiza stage and close off the evening with a back-to-back set with Saved Record’s Nic Fanciulli in the Terrace. Luciano will also spin his first set on the UMF Ibiza stage and will later be accompanied by techno pioneer, Josh Wink in the Main Room. Read more

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End of Summer Programming at Do Not Sit on the Furniture

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While some Miami clubs are closing down, Do Not Sit on the Furniture continues to go as strong as ever helping lead the way in intimate forward thinking bookings. August saw a wide cast of characters embrace the console at Do Not Sit on the Furniture, with the September bookings picking up right where they left off. Here are some of the highlight events to end the summer at Do Not Sit. Read more

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Clinic Wednesday Reveals September Lineup

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Hosting a weekly event in Los Angeles is no easy task, but Clinic Wednesdays has succeeded due to well thought out bookings and a dedicated following in search of the intelligent sounds of the underground.

This summer Clinic has hosted notable artists from across the dance spectrum, and continue their stride over the coming months. This intimate Hollywood venue is the perfect location to experience very personal sets with some of the best that the underground has to offer. Here’s what Clinic Wednesdays has in store for September and October. Read more