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Awakenings Festival announces line-up and pre-parties for 2014

The Awakenings Festival in Amsterdam will take place on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 June. Throughout the different prepared stages, will play a large cast of artists with the very best of house and techno from the European scene.

In the Area V Open Air you have interesting back2backs: Adam Beyer & Joseph Capriati, Anton Pieete & Kabele und Liebe, Bart Skills & 2000 and One, plus Joris Voorn, Luciano, John Digweed, Sven Vath and Maceo Plex. In the Area W, also Open Air: Carl Cox, Dubfire & Paco Osuna, Henrik Schwarz (live), Joop Junior, Harvey McKay, Joseph Capriati, Paul Ritch (live), Marco Carola and Nic Fanciulli. On the area called Tent: Jeff Mills, The Advent, Ben Sims, DJ Rush, Dave Clarke, Gary Beck & Jonas Kopp, Pet Duo, Maya Jane Coles, Nina Kraviz, Seth Troxler, Breach, Gui Boratto, Max Cooper, Huxley or Giorgio Gigli, among others. The Jupiler stage includes: Guy Gerber, Extrawelt, Noir, Hot Since 82, Laura Jones, Tale of Us, Henrik Schwarz & Ame, and more. The Semi-Open Air is reserved to the techno of Ben Sims & DVS1, Len Faki, Ben Klock, Marcel Dettmann, Marcel Fengler and ROD.

To warm things up, Awakenings celebrates several preparties, before the festival. The first is on February 8, with Ben Klock, Chris Liebing, Dave Clarke, Gregor Tresher & Karotte, Hector, John Digweed, Joris Voorn, Loco Dice, Marcel Dettman, Pan-Pot, Marcel Fengler, Secret Cinema & Egbert, Speedy J and more artists. On days 17, 18 and 19 April, also take place the Easter, Adam & Joseph and UK specials, respectively, with people like Gabriel Ananda & Dominik Eulberg, Extrawelt, Maya Jane Coles, Gaiser, Paul Ritch, Paco Osuna, Adam Beyer & Joseph Capriati, Laura Jones, Harvey McKay, Alan Fitzpatrick, Gary Beck…

You can already book your tickets for the festival here