Next year’s edition of Boomtown will see the introduction of a new stage dedicated to techno and electronic music.
Area 404 is the newest of the festival’s 14 districts and will feature headline sets from Carl Cox, Amelie Lens and Four Tet.
Also confirmed to play are Ben UFO b2b Joy Orbison, Eats Everything, Mall Grab, Skream, Dense & Pika, Claude VonStroke, Erol Alkan b2b Boys Noize, La Fleur b2b B.Traits, Sama’ and Enrico Sanguiliano.
For the past couple of years DJ Mag has used Top 100 DJs data to calculate and reflect the international popularity of DJs from the house and techno scenes.
With the continuing dominance of EDM, these genres have been on the periphery of the global poll in recent years, despite commanding huge audiences worldwide.
What can you say about Carl Cox? A titan of the worldwide electronic music scene, he’s a global ambassador whose effervescence and joie de vivre behind the decks is absolutely infectious.
This artist from Durban, South Africa, has become the country’s most globally celebrated electronic musician, playing to capacity crowds at enormous stadiums, DJing everywhere from underground institutions such as Panorama Bar in Berlin to gigantic festivals like Ultra in Miami, and working with R&B megastars Drake and Alicia Keys.
Steve Lawler is a true stalwart of the UK club scene. In what is approaching three decades of dedication, the Birmingham-born DJ/producer has done it all – from early days of throwing infamous raves under the M42 to being crowned the ‘King of Space’ during his nine-year residency at the legendary Ibiza club.
Resistance Ibiza has revealed the first details for its summer 2019 season. Taking place every Tuesday night from 23rd July to 17th September, the beloved party is returning to Privilege for what is set to be an unforgettable series.
So far, Carl Cox – Resistance’s global ambassador – and Adam Beyer are the only names that have been locked for the season. Following the pair’s unforgettable b2b at Junction 2 festival earlier this year, we can only hope to experience something similar at Privilege, but no matter what the set up is, it’s going to be wild.
Carl Cox has launched his own clothing range with different collections reflecting different sides of his personality.
Geared towards techno lovers, his Club Classics embraces classic Carl Cox logos and phrases, song lyrics and club imagery on a series of limited edition items. His Motor Sport range, meanwhile, reflects his love of sidecars, classic motorbikes and V8 drag teams.
OFFSónar has locked the likes of Carl Cox, Adam Beyer and Amelie Lens for its 2019 outing.
As well as announcing that it's moving to July (18th-21st), organisers have revealed the showcases for 2019. See the full line-up, as part of the first announcement, below.
Carl Cox is a man who knows his disco. Despite making his name playing techno over the last three decades, the legendary selector has always had a penchant for ‘70s sounds, spinning disco, funk and soul sets annually at Burning Man and even famously jamming out a live Stevie Wonder cover in Ibiza.
Jocelyn Brown 'Somebody Else's Guy (Original 12" Mix)'
Ce Ce Peniston 'Finally (12" Choice Mix)'
Earth, Wind & Fire 'Let's Groove'
First Choice 'Love Thang (Scott Tee Remix)'
Robyn S 'Show Me Love'
Gwen McCrae 'Keep The Fire Burning'
Gwen Guthrie 'It Should Have Been You (Original 12' Mix)'
Carl Cox is set to headline the second night of Creamfields’ upcoming two-day takeover at Steel Yard London.
Taking place on May 25 and 26 next year at Finsbury Park, the event will see headline appearances from Eric Prydz presenting his HOLO live show on the first night before Carl Cox rounds off proceedings the following night with his Space Ibiza show.
Carl Cox has won the Highest Techno award in this year’s DJ Mag Top 100 DJs poll. The British icon landed the No.53 spot overall.
A titan of the worldwide electronic music scene, Cox a global ambassador whose effervescence and joie de vivre behind the decks is absolutely infectious.
Junction 2 festival’s organisers have announced that it will return in 2019 for its fourth edition, expanding to become a two day event in June.
Set to take place on Friday 7th and Saturday 8th June next year, the award winning festival will return to London’s Boston Manor Park for what promises to be yet another exceptional party.
While the festival Saturday will remain focussed on hard-edged house and techno sets, the newly introduced Friday bill will focus on a more diverse and eclectic range of sounds from a wide and versatile range of DJs and producers.
Carl Cox has shared his b2b set with Joseph Capriati from Burning Man.
It's the first time ever Neapolitan techno don Capriati has hit the festival, which takes place at Black Rock City, in the midst of the Nevada Desert.
Both men are known for their lengthy spells in the booth— Capriati once span for 25 hours straight in Miami, and Cox's 2016 closing of Space in Ibiza is a ten hour thing of legend. This may not reach those epic proportions but nevertheless the pair, who are no strangers to teaming up, go at it for almost three hours.