Dance

  • Collective Effervescence: The Heartbeat of Rave Culture

    Collective Effervescence: The Heartbeat of Rave Culture

    Rave culture is often misunderstood as simply a gathering of people dancing to loud music. However, for those who have experienced it, rave culture is so much more. It’s a community, a sense of belonging, and a shared experience that transcends individual boundaries. At the heart of this phenomenon lies a concept coined by sociologist…

  • Rødhåd at FVTVR Paris March 30, 2024

    Rødhåd at FVTVR Paris  March 30, 2024

    Rødhåd at FVTVR Paris was intense and breathtaking, he is really a magical sorcerer taking the club on an epic journey of pulsating psychedelic rhythm. Rødhåd: Weaving Psychedelic Rhythms, the Hendrix of Techno Rødhåd, the revered German DJ and techno producer, transcends mere mention alongside techno greats. A useful comparison placing him in the psychedelic…

  • Best Sets and Festivals 2023

    Best Sets and Festivals 2023

    best of this year: Positive Education Festival Saint-Étienne, France 1-4 November 2023 Astropolis | Brest – July 2023 TIME WARP | Mannheim Germany, April 1, 2023 Jeff Mills at Kilomètre 25 May 13, 2023 DVS1 at Kilomètre 25 Paris October 21, 2023 Bass Culture: D’Julz All Night Long at The Rex Club Saturday, 28 Oct…

  • The difference between Underground and Mainstream EDM Dance Music

    The difference between Underground and Mainstream EDM Dance Music

    While both underground music and EDM (Electronic Dance Music) fall under the broader umbrella of electronic music, they have some key differences in terms of popularity, production, focus, and overall scene: Popularity: Production: Focus: Scene: These are generalizations, and there are always exceptions: Ultimately, the lines are blurring and the best way to understand the…

  • Positive Education Festival  Saint-Étienne, France 1-4 November 2023

    Positive Education Festival  Saint-Étienne, France 1-4 November 2023

    Expertly curated techno festival, the music was terrific and the sound systems impeccable – Positive Education is a really fabulous example of how festivals should be, with amazing artistic lightning and lasers used in a really minimal and subtitle way. The setting at Cité du design in an old ammunition factory was magnificent and the walls…

  • Losing Yourself in the Rhythm: Why Dancing to Techno and House Music Makes You Happy

    Losing Yourself in the Rhythm: Why Dancing to Techno and House Music Makes You Happy

    Dancing: A Celebration of Joy and Well-Being The pulsating beats, the hypnotic melodies, the immersive atmosphere – techno and house music have the power to transport you to a different realm, one where worries dissolve and pure joy takes over. While the uplifting nature of these genres is undeniable, the science behind their ability to…

  • House and Techno’s Pioneers: The Unwavering Excellence of Experienced DJs

    House and Techno’s Pioneers: The Unwavering Excellence of Experienced DJs

    In the ever-changing realm of house and techno, there’s a group of seasoned veterans who have consistently delivered the goods: experienced DJs who’ve spent countless hours immersed in music (some now with more than 30 years of experience) from all corners of the genre’s vast landscape. Their deep understanding of music, refined musical instincts, and…

  • Unveiling the Ancient Secrets: Trance, Ritual, and the Human Desire to Connect

    Unveiling the Ancient Secrets: Trance, Ritual, and the Human Desire to Connect

    For millennia, cultures across the globe have danced their way to altered states of consciousness. It’s not just about letting loose on the dance floor; rhythmic drumming and movement have long been powerful tools for shamans, healers, and spiritual seekers. Diving Deep: Trance for Transformation Imagine a world where rhythmic beats unlock the doors of…

  • Bass Culture Bliss: D’Julz All Night Long at The Rex Club Saturday, 28 Oct 2023

    Bass Culture Bliss: D’Julz All Night Long at The Rex Club Saturday, 28 Oct 2023

    We had the incredible opportunity to witness a magnificent All Night Long set by D’Julz at The Rex Club in Paris. The event promised an unforgettable night of music, and it certainly delivered on that promise. D’Julz, a true craftsman behind the decks, took us on a sonic House music journey that transcended mere genres…