The Amsterdam Dance Event is just around the corner. With 450 events at 140 clubs and venues, it’s the biggest electronic music event in the world. But as there are so many parties, it’s easy to lose sight. Vision on Sound picks the events that are not to miss!
Wednesday October 19 – Reclaim Your City – Radion
On Wednesday Radion hosts Reclaim Your City. With their label and succesful podcast series they have quickly proven themselves as a force to be reckoned with. The lineup consists of artists from four European capitals of electronic music with names like Anetha, Volte-Face, and Mirella Kroes. Expect deep and pounding techno until the early hours.
Thursday October 20 – Marcel Dettmann DJ-Kicks Release Presented by LET – OT301
One of the finest organisations in Amsterdam, Les Enfants Terribles, invite Marcell Dettmann for the release of his new DJ-Kicks compilation (review coming up next week!). He’s given four hours in the intimate OT301 to show why he is still one of techno’s biggest names.
Friday October 21 – Clone Records ADE special – Shelter
The respected Rotterdam label and record store has put together a mouthwatering lineup for electro lovers. With none other than Detroit legend DJ Stingray, I-F, Legowelt, Serge, and Project Pablo, Clone is ready to break down the newly opened Shelter.
Saturday October 22 – Hyte ADE w/ Collabs (Speedy J & Chris Liebing) All night long – Warehouse Elementenstraat
With their busy schedule as DJ/producer/label boss, Collabs performances have always been scarce, but when they do find the time, immense high quality techno is assured. Collabs all night long isn’t something you’ll see again anytime soon, so make sure to get there early. See you at the front :).
Saturday October 22 – Semantica Diez – Shelter
Also on Saturday, Semantica celebrates it’s 10 year anniversay with Voices From The Lake, Peter van Hoesen, Svreca, Marco Shuttle, and SHLTR. Recent releases from the label have shown they are still one of the most interesting labels in the scene. Shelter and Semantica will fit together perfectly. This is going to be a good one!
Sunday October 23 – Breakfast Club – Radion
For those who don’t want to go to sleep yet, or those who like to wake up early, Breakfast Club is your best bet. The most cosey afterparty Amsterdam has to offer, Breakfast club knows how to keep you dancing throughout the day with names like Dino sabatini, Blind Observatory and Mike Servito.
Sunday October 23 – Konstrukt x Motiv – OT301
If you still have legs left on Sunday, make your way to the OT301. Abdulla Rashim, Evigt Mörker and Iori will cure your ADE hangover. the big names are supported by residents Doka and Mirella Kroes, who know a thing or two about quality techno themselves.