Category Archives: Festival Guides

Movement Festival Stage Lineups, Programming and Ticket Giveaway

Here we go, it’s time to properly prepare your Movement weekend! Festival organizers Paxahau just released all festival info including set times, stage programming, official apps for iOS and Android and more. Read on for ALL info including our ticket giveaway for 2 GA passes to the weekend. This year’s Movement Festival will include the festival’s […]

Ticket Giveaway: Enter to Win 2 Tickets to Mamby on the Beach 2018

Mamby on the Beach, Chicago’s only beachside summer music festival, takes place Saturday, June 23rd and Sunday, June 24th, on the grassy fields and sand-swept coastline of Oakwood Beach in the historic Bronzeville neighborhood. Backed by a stunning view of Chicago’s skyline and the shimmering waters of Lake Michigan, the Beach Stage showcases the best in indie, electronic, and hip-hop. Headlining is hometown hip-hop icon COMMON and […]

Mamby On The Beach Announces Common, Spoon, Richie Hawtin, Duke Dumont and more for 2018 Edition

Mamby On The Beach, Chicago’s only beachside summer music festival, just announced the lineup for its senior edition, taking place Saturday, June 23rd and Sunday, June 24th, on the grassy fields and sand-swept coastline of Oakwood Beach in the historic Bronzeville neighborhood. Backed by a stunning view of Chicago’s skyline and the shimmering waters of Lake Michigan, the Beach Stage showcases the best in […]

Claude VonStroke, Loco Dice b2b The Martinez Brothers and Wu-Tang Clan Headline Movement Detroit 2018

Movement Electronic Music Festival, one of the longest-running and most-acclaimed music festivals in the world, announced full lineup for 2018, led by Dirtybird boss and festival favorite Claude VonStroke, a rare b2b performance by Loco Dice and The Martinez Brothers, and a special performance by all nine members of the Wu-Tang Clan celebrating the legendary […]

DGTL Announces ADE 2017 Programme

DGTL has released its long awaited three day program for this years ADE, consisting three consecutive parties at the Scheepsbouwloods NDSM Docklands from October 19-21. DGTL will host its own event Thursday night and will team up with returning partners Paradise and Kompakt for Friday and Saturday night. Thursday’s headline duties will feature Russian techno goddess and acid Queen Nina Kraviz + mad […]

Dockyard Festival Announces ADE 2017 Lineup Feat. Cocoon, Mindshake, Terminal One and PoleGroup

Dockyard festival returns to Amsterdam this fall during ADE 2017 on Saturday October 21st. This well established techno festival is promised to bring its best edition yet, all set at a their new location of N1-Park in Westpoort and featuring Sven Väth, Âme, Eats Everything, Ben Sims, Oscar Mulero, Octave One and many more! Being the […]

Why Movement Detroit Is Unlike Every Other Techno Festival In The World

There is something extremely unique about Movement Electronic Music Festival in Detroit. If you’ve been there, you know. And if you haven’t but have friends who have, ask them and they will definitely confirm that it’s true. It’s hard to pin-point why Detroit lights up the way it does during Movement weekend, but there is […]

DownBeats Party Guide: Thanksgiving 2016

With plenty of options to choose from, we put together a guide of the best parties happening in the United States this Thanksgiving weekend. Whatever you do, don’t forget your pair of DownBeats ear plugs at home, you’re going to need them! Boston, Anjunadeep Showcase at Bijou, 11/23 The famed Anjunadeep label continues on its North American […]

Win 2 GA Tickets to Reaction New Year’s Eve 2016

Reaction New Year’s Eve is returning to the DES Convention Center in Rosemont, IL on December 30th and 31st. This marks the second installment of the event, which launched last year at the same venue right outside Chicago city limits. The stunning two-night event will once again transform the immense Donald E. Stevens Convention Center into a […]