As the autumn leaves fall and the nights grow longer, the upcoming edition of Herfstdrift promises to be an electrifying experience for electronic music enthusiasts. With a lineup boasting diverse talents, the event is set to showcase a spectrum of sounds ranging from raw and rough to warm and groovy. In this article, we’ll explore five artists who are set to leave an indelible mark on Herfstdrift. Get ready for a musical journey that spans from all over the world to Nijmegen and far beyond.
The Maestro of Madrileen Anyone familiar with Herrensauna knows that the Berlin-based collective thrives on pushing the boundaries of techno. Héctor Oaks, a standout member of the crew, is renowned for his vinyl-only sets that hit with the force of a whirlwind. Described as a true ‘disc jockey,’ Oaks crafts hyperactive sets that are raw, rough, and uncompromising. Brace yourself for an unforgettable experience that embodies the ethos of Herrensauna.
JASSS B2B Jensen Interceptor
Double Trouble Sessions Jensen Interceptor, known for turning venues upside down, joins forces with Herrensauna resident JASSS for a dynamic B2B set. From Portugal to England, and Berlin to Kosovo, JASSS has subjected dance floors to a strict and hyper-effective vibe diet. Expect a double trouble session that promises to be a wild ride, characterized by their individual styles colliding in a hypnotic dancefloor fusion.
AMPFEMININE’s Dynamo A vital part of Rotterdam’s AMPFEMININE collective, Nala Brown is on a mission to champion diversity and opportunities for women in nightlife. With an insatiable passion for warm house, breaks, and high-speed techno, Brown seamlessly weaves these genres together. Witness a DJ with fire in her fingers, and be sure to get acquainted with Nala Brown – a rising star who is destined for greatness in the electronic music scene.
The Dynamic Duo of Drift Sander Emil and Guus Christian, the driving forces behind Blauwdruk, return as Shared Joy to continue their Drift adventure. More than just skilled DJs, they are the icons of Nijmegen’s nightlife. As they spin sun-soaked house and boogie, their back-to-back sets are not only a musical journey but also an immersive experience of impeccable vibes. Don’t miss the chance to be part of this unique musical celebration.
Rey Colino B2B Spray
A Fusion of Bass and Hypnotica Following their summer performance on the Vierdaagsevaarten, Rey Colino and Spray are back for round two. Rey Colino, the curator of Kalahari Oyster Cult, deals in rolling bass, 90’s nostalgia, and retrofuturistic heat. Paired with Spray’s trancey hypnotica, this duo promises an unforgettable performance. Catch them links voor for a sonic journey that explores the depths of electronic music.
Herfstdrift’s lineup is a testament to the diversity and innovation present in the techno and electronic music scenes. Be sure to catch these exceptional artists as they contribute to the vibrant tapestry of Herfstdrift! Ofcourse, we will be there to host and livestream our very own stage. See you there!