Lisbon Dance Festival returns to the LX Factory in Lisbon for the 2nd edition of the festival.
The Festival is based around 3 distinct but equally important pilares: Music, Talks and Market. During the Lisbon Dance Festival you can expect shows, debates and conferences about Dance Music Industry and a Market with the presence of labels and brands from the electronic music universe. The festival counts with 4 room with music playing simultaneous, 3 room with talks and 1 with a market.
Musicians, producers, label owners, journalists, radio personalities and brand use this event as a pivoting point to launch their strategies for the future.
Lisbon Dance Festival already announced TOKiMONSTA and Dekmantel Soundsystem. Yesterday the event organizers announced two more names, Marcel Dettmann and Hercules & Love Affair.
Marcel Dettmann is a DJ and Producer from Germany, he is described by Resident Advisor as follows:
DJ and producer Marcel Dettmann is recognised as one of the most influential proponents of contemporary techno. Widely associated with iconic trademarks including Berlin, Berghain and Hard Wax, Dettmann stays true to his roots by consistently innovating his interpretation of electronic music, integrating art with the scene.
Hercules & Love Affair are a electronic music group from the United States of America, Hercules and Love Affair is a dance music project created by American DJ Andy Butler in 2008. Consisting of a rotating cast of performers and musicians, the band work within the genres of house music, disco, nu-disco and with a growing love for tougher- edged techno sounds only adding appeal to the band.
The stage is set so far, the festival still have plenty of names and surprises to announce, make sure you stay tuned for more information.
You can grab your early bird ticket here!