Fueled by an innate determination, drive and passion, with attuned intuition applied to both his music and life, West African native AMÉMÉ channels his cultural roots and ancestry into everything he does. Specialising in Afro-leaning electronic music, with flourishes of tribal percussion and spiritual vocals built upon a foundation of contemporary deep house and tech, AMÉMÉ’s DJ set at Audio Obscura festival promises to be eclectic, energetic and nourishing for the soul.
Witness the versatile genius of Rotterdam’s very own Benny Rodrigues at Audio Obscura Festival, a master in merging the realms of house and techno. His Dutch roots and international acclaim, coupled with releases on labels like Desolat and Cocoon, and an unrivaled work ethic and gig schedule, speak to his broad musical spectrum and popularity. Expect a set that is both deeply rooted in tradition and boldly innovative, echoing the spirit of Rotterdam’s electronic scene.
Known for the unexpected, DJ Carlita’s sets are characterized as emotional expeditions which aim to take you through musical journeys filled with spontaneous selections conceived through the dance floor and for the dance floor. The dreamy sounds of the Turkish artist are sure to evoke emotions of the known and memories of the unknown at Audio Obscura Festival.
Master of the rolling, stripped-back house sound Chris Stussy, graces Audio Obscura Festival. The Dutch luminary is known for beloved releases on labels such as PIV and Eastenderz, bringing a sound that is both deep and groovy, effortlessly combining classic house elements with modern dash. Get ready to shake and groove when he drops his limitless bag of surefire weapons that have been tried and tested on dance floors the world over.
Audio Obscura gladly welcomes back Rotterdam native Cincity at its festival, who will take you on a trip through the depths of afro and deep, melodic house. Known for her vibrant energy and ability to connect with the crowd, her set promises to be a rhythmic exploration that will keep you moving from start to finish.
Being a familiar face at Audio Obscura, Dixon is sure to cut a striking figure behind decks at this year’s festival. Rising from Berlin beginnings among the original pioneers of electronic music, he has evolved his sound into something visionary, running renowned record label Innervisions with Frank Wiedemann and Kristian Rädle of Ȃme. Using music to melt through other art forms, Dixon’s strength is found in his transcendent dancefloor moments. Echoed in a flawless aesthetic, his performances feel both safe and unpredictable, with this singular sense of balance seeing his global appeal widen year after year.
DJ Holographic’s mission to serve up a mix of musical cuisine that combines house, hip hop, unreserved disco, true Detroit techno will be a highly welcome addition to Audio Obscura Festival. Having spent these past few years traveling the world and playing for crowds in Berlin, London, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, she has thrilled crowds on hallowed dance floors at Smart Bar, Panorama Bar, Output, and beyond.
Lucky Done Gone brings a captivating energy to Audio Obscura Festival, blending dreamy house with 90’s techno and trance. His dynamic sets and recent foray into music production, including a release on DGTL Records, mark him as an emerging force in the electronic scene.
Embark on a musical journey with Ibiza favourites The Martinez Brothers at Audio Obscura Festival, renowned for their energetic fusion of lush, rolling house and crisp techno. Hailing from the Bronx and founders of Cuttin’ Headz, they are known for their dynamic sets that capture the essence of NYC’s club culture. Their ability to blend soulful grooves with pulsating beats will transform Van Nelle Fabriek into a jacking, rhythmic haven.
Moody Mehran, an Amsterdam maestro of eclecticism, joins Audio Obscura Festival with a repertoire that defies easy labels. Rooted in Chicago House yet spanning the breadth of electronic music, his sets are an exploratory journey across genres. His keen ability to unearth and share authentic, timeless records sets him apart, ensuring each performance is an odyssey through the exceptional and enduring sounds of electronic music.
Hailing from the Australian underground, Partiboi69 is a DJ, producer, martial arts expert, rapper, stimulant connoisseur, fashion guru, and all-around renaissance man. Even though he is a master at fusing the art of the green screen with the sounds of ElectroDank, Ghetto Freak and K-Tech, just hearing him will not suffice. You have to see and experience him, because Partiboi69 is a sensation that overwhelms and stimulates all the senses. We can’t wait to welcome this exciting phenomena on the UNESCO playground of the festival this year.
Joining the roster for our first-ever festival, Suze Ijó is a Rotterdam born and raised DJ we’re excited to welcome behind the decks. As a lover of all genres who doesn’t discriminate between electronic and analog sounds, Suze carves out a unique and eclectic sound that goes beyond house music – her sets often traverse through broken beat, jazz, hip hop, the music of Curaçao, funk, soul, and lots more.