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Exclusive: Cosmic Gate debut their very first documentary, ‘Materia’

A new insight into Nic Chagall and Bossi — known collectively as Cosmic Gate — has materialized. “Materia means ‘matter’. . . the substance . . . everything around us,” explains Chagall about Cosmic Gate’s latest album endeavor to a cameraman at the beginning of his group’s first ever documentary. It follows the duo across […]

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Amsterdam to raise tourist tax, ban Airbnb rentals to discourage mass tourism

Those traveling to Amsterdam might soon find the search for accommodations to be much more limited than in previous years, as the Dutch capital’s government begins to take measures against mass tourism in an attempt to improve the quality of residential life in the city. Amsterdam’s government will begin by raising its tourist tax, an […]

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ADE announces dates for 2018

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) has announced dates for 2018. The festival-conference hybrid will take place from Oct. 17 to 21.Festival-goers that purchase the ADE Pass gain access to the complete day-and-night program, and purchasers of the ADE Conference Pass receive access to the complete day program. Both packages are available now at the early bird […]

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Watch Hardwell & Armin Van Buuren debut their ‘Two Is One’ alias at Amsterdam Music Festival

Appearing under the alias “II=I” or, “Two Is One,” Hardwell and Armin Van Buuren took the decks at 2017’s Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) to deliver their first-ever b2b  performance together.A monumental collaborative event that united two of the biggest Dutch stars in electronic music, the b2b live set represented a seamless blend of Hardwell and Van […]

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WATCH: Martin Garrix crafts a festival-ready hit in under 5 minutes

The Amsterdam Dance Event is one of the world’s premier electronic music consortiums for numerous reasons, the most notable of which are the top notch performances from the best talent across the electronic music spectrum and the numerous panels that give insight into all facets of the music industry — from business to production. Martin Garrix was […]

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Armin van Buuren embarks on a 14 hour ASOT mission in honor of ADE [LIVE STREAM]

 Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is officially underway, with thousands of artists and fans filling up the city in celebration of their beloved music. Virtually every single genre under the sun in covered in this all-encompassing celebration, which began on October 18 and will continue into the 22.Armin van Buuren is in a particularly good position […]

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Take a closer look at ADE’s vibrant collection of events

Held October 18–22, Amsterdam Dance Event is one of the industry’s most celebrated conferences. Thousands of artists come together to share innovative new projects and ideas. In 2016, more than 2,200 artists and 550 speakers attended the five day event, and as many as 7,000 professional delegates from all over the world visited ADE to network […]

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Protocol Recordings drops three EPs of new talent, announces fifth anniversary event

Thousands of producers and electronic music industry executives will be descending on Amsterdam October 18 for Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), one of the industry’s biggest events of the year. Each rendition of ADE brings incredible performances as well as industry announcements and lectures. This year, Nicky Romero‘s imprint Protocol Recordings will be celebrating it’s fifth anniversary, and the label […]

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Martin Garrix to present at the 2017 installment of The Amsterdam Dance Event Conference

As electronic dance music fans know and know well, October offers more than just Halloween plans. Each October, The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) descends upon its titular city to host more than 400 events among the canals. Hailed not only as the “world’s biggest club festival,” but as the “gateway to the international electronic music scene,” […]

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Dr. Shiver releases “Something” on Nicky Romero’s Protocol Recordings

Bruno Carlo Oggioni, better known as Dr. Shiver, is the newest member of Protocol Recordings with his latest release of “Something,” featuring Kazi.The Italian producer made his debut in the dance music scene with a remix of Candi Stanton’s 1986 track “You Got The Love.” Prior to kicking off his DJ career, he dabbled in the […]

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Armin and Hardwell announced a b2b for the first time ever this October at AMF

Armin van Buuren and Hardwell announced they would be going back to back for the first time ever this October 21 at AMF, ADE‘s largest festival, and revealed this all in a stunt in Dam Square in Amsterdam in which 3 million people tuned in across the city of Amsterdam and online.The two superstar DJs revealed […]

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Amsterdam Dance Event announces first-round of lineup

Populated and named after one of the most remarkable nightlife capitals of the world, the Amsterdam Dance Event returns to headlines with news regarding their first-round of acts. Bringing in world-class talent acts from the likes Jackmaster, Ben Klock and Paula Temple, the 22nd anniversary of this event will be spread amongst 140 separate locations […]

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