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Photo of CARISTA posing wearing a beige jumper, leather arm cuffs, and black tights

Utrecht's CARISTA is on a quest to bring club crowds together with her irresistible, energising DJ sets. Ria Hylton meets her to find out how her United Identities label is elevating new talent in the Netherlands, and how she’s branching into new areas of music.

No story of CARISTA would be complete without a recap of that 2018 Boiler Room X Dekmantel set, the one where she transformed a crowd...

Orbit Festival Netherlands

Helena Hauff, Ross From Friends, Carista, DJ Stingray 313, Octo Octa, and D. Tiffany are among the names on the line-up

A festival on the grounds of a 19th Century Dutch fort, Orbit, has been announced for this summer. The event will take place at Fort...

Dutch clubs

Venues participating in this weekend's nightlife protest will not be subject to legal action

Dutch clubs can reopen on 12th February without punishment, police unions in the Netherlands have announced. A joint statement released 8th February by law enforcement...

Nightclubs in The Netherlands to open for one night in protest of Covid restrictions

The De Nacht staat op - or "the night rises" - campaign will see dozens of Dutch clubs operating on 12th February

Nightclubs across the Netherlands are to open for one night in protest of ongoing COVID-19 restrictions. According to a report by Dutch news outlet

The 'Nurture' Live Show stops off in London, Edinburgh, Manchester, Dublin and elsewhere

Porter Robinson has announced details of his first UK and EU tour in over five years.

Off the back of playing a 30-date North American...

DJ Mag visited one of the biggest events on the annual trance calendar, Armin van Buuren's A State of Trance 900 in Utrecht. Below are...

A State of Trance, a pilgrimage for trance fans from all around the globe, has evolved from inauspicious beginnings into being the world's largest gathering...