Amsterdam Dance Event in House Capital [16-20 October 2013, THE NETHERLANDS]

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Amsterdam Dance Event [ADE] 2013 Official Press Release

The Amsterdam Dance Event, the world’s biggest club festival and leading electronic music conference, reveals the last round of acts confirmed to play at this years event, taking place from 16-20 October 2013. [Global Publicity]


Amsterdam Dance Event 2013 Lineup Announcement


The 18th edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s biggest club festival and leading conference for electronic music, will be featuring a record 2.000 DJs and acts performing at more than 90 venues and 400 events across the city. The 2013 edition, taking place from 16 – 20 October, expects 300.000 visitors from around the world. The organization is proud to announce the selection of confirmed artists to play at its festival hosting travelers from all over the world.  ADE hosts music workshops, music business conferences, and over 300 events around the city of Amsterdam for five days.

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ADE Playground: Gear / Art / Film / In-Stores

Amsterdam Dance Event also offers an extensive program for electronic music enthusiasts during the day called ADE Playground. ADE Playground combines a series of special events that transform parts of the center of Amsterdam into pop-up stores and one-off, never to be repeated events, and is divided into four categories: Art, Film, Gear and In-Stores. It includes studio sessions, hardware workshops, special movie screenings, exhibitions, unique offers and one-off clothing lines, as well as in-store and outdoor performances by top record labels, DJs and artists.

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ADE Conference: music business platform

ADE’s business platform attracts 4.000 professionals from 75 countries and features seven separate and self-contained conference threads, including ADE Pro, ADE Tech and ADE Green amongst others, making Amsterdam Dance Event the ultimate platform for critical dialogue and debate in the field of electronic music. Confirmed speakers include: Nile Rodgers, Richie Hawtin, Shailendra Singh, Armin van Buuren, Martin Kierszenbaum, Hardwell, Bob Lefsetz, Don Diablo, Nikhil Shah, Dave Smith and many others.


ADE Structures: A Listing of Everything on the Bill


More Information from Global Publicity…

In the past three years the ADE Festival has almost doubled in size. This year’s program covers a record number of 80 locations across the city. From traditional venues like Melkweg, Paradiso, Trouw, Escape and Studio 80, to major locations such as the Concertgebouw, the Westergasfabriek, the Convention Factory, Heineken Music Hall, Ziggodome and the RAI Centre, the ADE Festival is truly the biggest club festival in world.

An expected 300,000 travelers will get the chance to spoil themselves with an overwhelming array of national and international artists. For five days, they can choose from over 300 different events across the entire city of Amsterdam where almost every music genre is represented.


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About Amsterdam Dance Event

In the past eighteen years ADE has grown into a renowned platform for the international dance scene. The festival is the perfect place to spot the latest developments : the latest musical trends and emerging talents to the most recent work of the pioneers and superstars . In addition to the extensive festival (ADE Festival ) ADE Playground offers music enthusiasts a huge daytime program which includes exhibitions , in store promotions , pop-up stores and film screenings taking place throughout the city. The business part (ADE Conference) is recognized as the most important of its kind and presents a broad range of conferences and networking opportunities that focus on music and technology, VJs & visuals, sustainability, harder dance styles, new talent and the education of students. 

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