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10 x not to miss parties DURING Amsterdam Dance Event 2015

14 October 2015


ADE has arrived… More than 2000 artists will perform at one of the 450 events in town this week. That can only mean one thing: Amsterdam Dance Event 2015 is back! DJ’s and music lovers from all over the world fly to Amsterdam for these five days of musical tumult. Because it is quite difficult to choose between all the parties, we made a selection of the ten nicest parties to visit. Two for each ADE 2015 day, to give you something to choose from. 10 x not to miss parties on Amsterdam Dance Event 2015 with an awesome line-up, or in a beautiful venue. Here we go!

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wednesday october 14 – AMSTERDAM DANCE EVENT 2015

Soulection @ Canvasopde7e
We love Canvas at the Volkshotel. Just take the elevator to the seventh floor and boom! The view is stunning every single time! When there’s a good party, we are even bigger fans of the place. On the first day of ADE you can dance at Soulection. Soulection is a music label, radio show and collective of creative musicians and bookers from all around the world. At ADE they bring their hiphop and R&B songs with them. That will be fun!

When: Wednesday October 14 2015 (22:00-4:00)
Canvasopde7e, Wibautstraat 150
12 euros, tickets are sold out, but keep an eye on Ticketswap!
Amnobodi, Jarreau Vandal, PYRMDPLAZA, DJ MoCity

Woodstock @ Bret
For this party we bike all the way to the other way of town, to visit the amazing Bret in Bos en Lommer. In this industrial hotspot (read: dancing in containers!) Woodstock will host an intimate party. Underground DJ’s San Proper and Melon will set the roof on fire, together with newbies Bossoyo and Radio Galaxy.

When: Wednesday October 14 2015 (23:00-08:00)
Bret, Orlyplein 76
12,50 eurs and you can buy tickets here
Line-up: San Proper, Melon, Bossoyo, Radio Galaxy

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Photocredits: Nelson Peterson

Thursday october 15 – AMSTERDAM DANCE EVENT 2015

The Magician presents Potion @ Melkweg
Oh yeah! We are looking forward to this event! The Magician (house/disco DJ) knows how to build a party with his fresh tunes every single time. You know him from the track Sunlight, that makes us long for the summer again. And now he brings his entire party crew to the Melkweg during Amsterdam Dance Event 2015.

When: Thursday October 15 2015 (from 23:30)
De Melkweg, Lijnbaansgracht 234A
18 euros, you can buy tickets here
The Magician, Mike Mago, TCTS, Arches, Alex Adair, Full Crate x Mar

Armada Deep  @ Heineken Experience
The real big names in the DJ industry will perform at venues like the Heineken Music Hall. But this edition of Amsterdam Dance Event the Heineken Experience will also be a party venue. That’s awesome, because Heineken Experience has never before been a party location during Amsterdam Dance Event. That means a lot of dancing at the summer hit “Are you with me” of Lost Frequencies, who’s starring in the line-up during this event. If you arrive before 8 pm, you can even join a tour in the iconic Heineken building. Cheers!

When: Thursday October 15 2015 (20:00-02:00)
Heineken Experience, Stadhouderskade 78
15 euros, you can buy tickets here
Lost Frequencies, ANOTR, MÖWE, Pretty Pink, CALVO, Boy Kiss Girl, Deepend

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friday october 16 – amsterdam dance event 2015

Fat Kids Cake x 44bass x Roots ADE Special @ Studio/K
Underground House organisations 44bass, Roots and Fat Kids Cake will team up on Amsterdam Dance Event 2015. They are going to do this in Studio/K, one of our favourite creative hotspots in Amsterdam East. And… go!

When: Friday October 16 oktober 2015 (23:00-7:00)
Where: STUDIO/K, Timorplein 62
20 euros, you can buy tickets here
Line-up: o.a. Redlight, My Nu Leng, Shadow Child, Billy Kenny, J-One, Rachel Green DJ

Goldfish & Bakermat present: live in Amsterdam @ De Overkant
We listen to the smooth sounds of DJ duo Goldfish regularly. And yay, now we can listen to their dance tunes with jazzy influences live on Amsterdam Dance Event 2015! They will also bring Bakermat, so that means even more fun! You have to take the ferry to get there, but then you can party all night long on this Amsterdam Dance Event 2015 party.

When: Friday October 16 2015 (21:00-04:00)
Where: De Overkant, Gedempt Hamerkanaal 87, Amsterdam North
Price: 39,50 euros, you can buy tickets here

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Photocredits: Willeke Machiels

saturday october 17 – amsterdam dance event 2015

Life and Death @ Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ
Life and Death have performed all over the world with their showcases. Like Miami, Reykjavik and Ibiza. And now they are taking their showcase to the beautiful Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ. You will see a lot on this beautiful location, but also dance for life. It is definitely worth your money.

When: Saturday October 17 2015 (23:00-07:00)
Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ
49 euros, tickets are sold out, but keep an eye on Ticketswap
a.o. Tale of Us, Mind Against, DJ Tennis, Clark (live), SOMNE,  Sei A

Dirty House – Strictly Own Sounds @ Q-Factory
Already the second edition of Strictly Own Sounds during Amsterdam Dance Event 2015. The concept: the DJ can only perform with his own productions. Vato Gonzalez will host this night and brings along a whole lot of cool DJ’s to perform their own music. We love this concept! On the Saturday of ADE, in Q-Factory.

When: Saturday October 17 2015 (22:00-06:00)
Where: Q-Factory, Atlantisplein 1
Price: 20 euros, you can buy tickets here
Line-up: a.o. Vato Gonzalez, Curbi, Tocadisco,  Tony Junior

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Photocredits: Willeke Machiels

sunday october 18 – amsterdam dance event 2015

Next Monday’s Hangover @ Marktkantine
You can end this edition of ADE In Marktkantine, the creative hotspot in West. This venue used to be the spot where people working at the market came for lunch, now it is a nice place to dance a little. Next Monday’s Hangover is a fit name, because you will definitely start your next day with a hangover. Even if it’s just because of the amazing music you have heard over the past week. What kind of music will you hear at this party? Indie meets deep electronica.

When: Sunday October 18 2015 (From 4 pm)
Where: Marktkantine, Jan van Galenstraat 6
Price: 19,50 euros and you can buy tickets here
Line-up: a.o. Baikal, Alex Smoke, Nuno dos Santos, Love over Entropy (live)

Dansé, dansé ADE special: Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band @ Tolhuistuin
The name of the party already gives away what we are going to do this night: dansé, dansé! You can go all the way at this party in the Tolhuistuin, on already the last day of Amsterdam Dance Event 2015. Not just electronic sounds here, but also music that shares a strong connection with Africa. For the ADE edition one of Africa’s big names Pat Thomas has been invited. He will be assisted by his band and a local DJ-talent to close the last hours of ADE.

When: Sunday October 18 2015 (21:00-04:00)
Where: Tolhuistuin, IJpromenade 2 (North)
Price: 12,50 euros, you can buy tickets here
Line-up: Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band, Ohilou Louzolo Music Page, Kumasi Kid, Edgar Ramiro, Rafiki Afro-DJ, Felix Tapes

Have fun this edition of Amsterdam Dance Event!

PS. If you’re not a night tiger, then check out our blog on the day program of Amsterdam Dance Event 2015. Will you join the Street Art Tour, or dance while having breakfast? Read all about it >>

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Anne de Buck