Stereosonic 2010 festival announces lineup! Now in its 4th year, Stereosonic organisers have unleashed their lineup. 2010 sees several venue changes for Stereosonic in Brisbane and Sydney. The festival will re-locate to Sydney Showgrounds bringing with it no sound issues, a later closing time, ample parking and easy public transport, it comes with state of the art facilities, plenty of green space and no stage capacity issues. In Brisbane, the festival moves from Eagle Farm to the RNA Showgrounds will will enjoy a larger capacity and extra staging. With such a massive lineup in Sydney and Melbourne, organisers have added a 2nd 10,000 capacity stage to cater for the sheer multitude of acts and people. In Melbourne they have opened up another 30% of the Showgrounds space now utilising the entire Melbourne Showgrounds. Stereosonic 2010 boasts its biggest line-up ever featuring:
Carl Cox (excluding Adelaide)
Caspa & MC Rod Azlan
Giuseppe Ottaviani (GO! Live)
Bart B More
Sied van Riel
Technasia (excluding Adelaide)
Aly & Fila
and more to be announced.
Dates are:Saturday 4th Dec – ADELAIDE – Bonython Park Saturday 4th Dec – MELBOURNE – Melbourne Showgrounds Sunday 5th Dec – BRISBANE – RNA Showgrounds
Swedish House Mafia announce biggest UK gig . On Sunday 30th May, house legends the Swedish House Mafia will play the most awe-inspiring venue of their live 2010 tour, at the spectacular Magna Science & Adventure Centre in Rotherham, making it their first northern date of 2010. The Swedish trio – aka Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso, and Steve Angello – will perform their impressive live show to a 3,500 capacity crowd in Magna’s Concert Arena, held together with unrivalled production to compliment this mesmerising show. Magna was once the largest steel mill in Europe making it unlike no other live music venue in the UK. Its cathedral like structure retains all its original features including elevated walkways, soaring ceilings, giant cranes, and huge argons once used to hold liquid steel. It’s a monumental setting for what is set to be the most epic date of the tour: think sci-fi cult classic Blade Runner! The Magna Live events team will transform the building’s complete 4,500 capacity space into an aesthetically amazing night to remember with help from illustrious local legends Kissdafunk, HABIT, and Candypants. Each a huge success in its own right, hosting weekly and monthly parties around the globe, Kissdafunk vs. HABIT will take over Magna’s Face Of Steel in a metallic, industrial setting, whilst Candypants will host a bedecked, exclusive VIP area. In the past, Magna has showcased numerous live music events from brands and acts including Gatecrasher, the Kaiser Chiefs, Arctic Monkeys, Sugababes, and the Auto Festival where Pulp played their last ever gig. This is one of only a handful of chances to see all three of the Swedish House Mafia in the north of England this year. Combine this with the sheer magnitude and uniqueness of Magna – you’ve got a destination night out definitely not to be missed. Get your £17.50 early-bird tickets NOW www.magnalive.com Magna, Sheffield Road, Rotherham, S60 1DX | Bank Holiday Sunday 30th May | 10pm-5am | www.magnalive.com
With two UK No. 1s firmly under his belt (three if you count his Black Eye Peas production ‘I Gotta Feeling’), David Guetta returns for his hat-trick with the November 22nd release of his new single ‘One Love’ that features a very special guest in the shape of Estelle. ‘One Love’ combines the talents of artist/producer/remixer/DJ David Guetta with Estelle’s graceful and emotive vocal style, making for another immediately infectious pop / dance crossover hit that could match the success of recent chart-topping singles and two of the Continue reading →
Catch the world’s best-known DJs at the 12th edition of the DJ Awards at Pacha Ibiza on Thursday 24th September. The biggest names from across the genres of dance music will gather to celebrate the biggest tunes, best parties and the latest technology that has made an unforgettable season. As always, a huge number of the 100+ nominees for the DJ Awards are from Holland, which is a huge testimony to the strength of the Dutch music scene and how highly it is respected around the world. Continue reading →
Following Cream HQ’s announcement this week as being the only festival to reduce their ticket price this year, they have delivered an all star line up that includes BASEMENT JAXX, TIËSTO, PAUL VAN DYK, DIZZEE RASCAL, 2MANYDJ’S LIVE and MYLO LIVE, all of whom will be heading up north to one of the UK’s most idyllic spots for August Bank Holiday weekend.
Making his debut on the Main stage is demi-god TIËSTO. Other additions to the line up include Berlin-born maestro PAUL VAN DYK, 2MANYDJ’S, CALVIN HARRIS, DJ Mr DAVID GUETTA, LAURENT GARNIER and the UK debut of LUCIANO PRESENTS ÆTHER LIVE.
This years DJ line up reads like a who’s who from the dance music fraternity, and includes the likes of ERICK MORILLO, JOHN DIGWEED, SASHA, FERRY CORSTEN, PETE TONG, EROL ALKAN and TIMO MAAS.
SATURDAY 29TH AUGUST;
Tiёsto / Mylo Live / David Guetta / Luciano presents Æther Live / Laurent Garnier Live / John Digweed / Pete Tong / Sven Väth / Steve Angello / Axwell / Sebastian Ingrosso / Erol Alkan / Crookers / James Zabiela / Boys Noize / Friendly Fires Live / Hernan Cattaneo / Kissy Sell Out / Danny Howells / Andy C / Hype / High Contrast / Chase & Status / Mark Knight / Dirty South / Dave Spoon / Skream & Benga / Busy P vs DJ Feadz / Nick Warren / DJ Marky / Friction / Filthy Dukes / Funkagenda / MC Beardyman / NTYPE / Gareth Wyn / Kim Fai / Rich Reason / Ken Evil / MC Dynamite / IC3 / MC GQ / SP:MC / Tonn Piper / Mad Rush / Rage MC / Phil Faversham / Dean Rigg / Sarah Louise / Alan Hartley / Deeyana on Sax / Dean Oram on Percussion + More to be announced
SUNDAY 30TH AUGUST:
Basement Jaxx / Paul van Dyk / Dizzie Rascal / 2manydjs Live / Calvin Harris Live / Erick Morillo / Sasha / Ferry Corsten / Deadmau5 Live / Dubfire / Timo Maas / Annie Mac / Sander van Doorn / Judge Jules / Yousef / Tidy Boys / Delphic Live / Aeroplane / Dirty Vegas Live / Brodinski / Fake Blood / Yuksek Live / Toddla T / John O’Callaghan / Showtek / Kutski / Dark by Design / Organ Donors / Mark EG / Rob Tissera / Bootek Live / Tidy DJ’s / Burn the Negative / Jack Beats / Jaymo & Andy George / Jordan Suckley / John Jones / Jim Breese / Carl Hanaghan / Andy Mac / Cassette Jam / Anthony Probyn / Lee Ellis / Anton Powers / Rob H / Lady V on Sax / Dean Oram on Percussion + More to be announced