With the latest additions including Armin van Buuren (NL), Charlotte de Witte (BE), Dixon (DE), Helena Hauff (DE), Jon Hopkins (GB), Maceo Plex (US), Nina Kraviz (RU) and Ricardo Villalobos (CL), the 2017 line up of the Amsterdam Dance Event’s festival is almost complete. The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), an initiative of Buma, is the world’s largest club festival and the most important business conference for electronic music. The 2017 edition will feature around 2500 performers, an all-time record number, playing in over 140 locations in Amsterdam and around 550 speakers in the diverse conference programme.
Music pioneer Gary Numan, Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh, Martin Garrix and Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova are among the artists that will be taking part in the daytime events. After 16 years in the Felix Meritis ADE Conference moves to the DeLaMar this year to allow major renovations to take place in its old venue. The new ADE Festival Hangout, located at De Brakke Grond, will be the dedicated place to ‘immerse in sound’ from ADE’s Wednesday through till Saturday, with Q&A’s featuring DVS1, Surgeon & Lady Starlight, Tiga & Soulwax, gear demonstrations, masterclasses, audio-visual experiences, modular synth setups and live performances and much more on the bill. Among the second selection of artists are:
Adana Twins (DE), Aly & Fila (EG), Âme (DE), Amine Edge & DANCE (FR), Andhim (DE), Andrew Weatherall (GB), Apparat (DE), Armin van Buuren (NL), Benny Rodrigues (NL), Bicep (GB), Bingo Players (NL), Blasterjaxx (NL), Blawan (GB), Blond:ish (GB), Boris Brejcha (DE), Boys Noize (DE), Brennan Heart (NL), Buchecha (BR), Carl Craig (US), Charlotte de Witte (BE), Chocolate Puma (NL), Chris Liebing (DE), Chrome Sparks (US), Cosmic Gate (DE), Dannic (NL), Darius Syrossian (GB), Dave Clarke (GB), David Morales (US), Dennis Ferrer (US), Detroit Swindle (NL), Dimitri from Paris (FR), Dixon (DE), DJ Harvey (GB), DJ Stingray 313 (US), Dominik Eulberg (DE), DVS1 (US), Eats Everything (GB), Erick Morillo (US), Fatima Hajji (ES), Firebeatz (NL), Fritz Kalkbrenner (DE), Gary Numan (US), Ge-ology (US), Giorgia Angiuli (IT), Goldfish (ZA), Gui Boratto (BR), Guti (AR), Guy J (IL), Hardwell (NL), Helena Hauff (DE), Hunee (DE), James Zabiela (GB), Jamie Jones (GB), Jay Hardway (NL), Jennifer Cardini (FR), Joey Negro (GB), John Talabot (ES), Jon Hopkins (GB), Julian Jordan (NL), Karotte (DE), Kevin Saunderson (US), Kill the Buzz (NL), Lethal Bizzle (GB), Loco Dice (DE), M.A.N.D.Y. (DE), Maceo Plex (US), Magda (PL), Mano Le Tough (IE), Marco Bailey (BE), Matias Aguayo & The Desdemonas (DE), Matthew Dear (US), Max Cooper (GB), Michael Mayer (DE), Miss Melera (NL), Modeselektor (DE), Moodymann (US), Neelix (DE), Nicky Romero (NL), Nina Kraviz (RU), Octave One (US), Oliver Heldens (NL), Oliver Koletzki (DE), Paco Osuna (ES), Pan-Pot (DE), Patrick Topping (GB), Pleasurekraft (US), RAM (NL), Rebekah (GB), Red Axes 4 (IL), Ricardo Villalobos (CL), Richy Ahmed (GB), Roger Sanchez (US), Roman Flügel (DE), Sam Feldt (NL), Sandrien (NL), Secret Cinema (NL), Sharam Jey (GB), Sinead Harnett (UK), Sick Individuals (NL), Sidney Samson (NL), Simian Mobile Disco (GB), Skream (GB), Speedy J (NL), Stefano Noferini (IT), Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano (NL), Surgeon (GB), The Partysquad (NL), Thomas Newson (NL), Todd Terry (US), Vato Gonzalez (NL), W&W (NL), wAFF (GB), Yellow Claw (NL), Yves V (BE)
See full line up here: https://www.amsterdam-dance-event.nl/artists/a/confirmed