Major festivals dedicated to electronic music, are held not only in Europe. One of the most important events taking place in the US, is the Detroit music festival (” Detroit Electronic Music Festival “, abbreviated as DEMF . also known as the ” Tech Fest “). It is held annually in Detroit since 2000. The event name was changed several times: in 2003-2004, it was called “Movement”, in 2005 – “Fuse-In”, and since 2006 he is called “Movement: Detroit Electronic Music Festival “. Although each name change also meant a change of the organizers of the festival, every year it follows the same traditions, gathering artists and DJs that reflect the latest trends in electronic music.
The first electronic music festival in Detroit was “World Party”, held in 1994. It was organized by Carol Marvin and companies “Pop Culture Media”. He, along with its partners (the Dave Sooreh and Kurt Martin) was responsible for conducting the Detroit jazz festivals. In “World Party”, held in the arena “Joe Louis”, participated DJs Derrik May and Kevin Saunderson. The event turned out to be unprofitable because of some failures in the organization, but he played a big role in promoting the idea of an electronic music festival Continue reading
For anybody not a secret that almost every people of planet Earth have inherited from their ancestors own tradition of celebrating the new year. We are not talking about the night of 31 December to 1 January, and on pagan holidays, which mark a change of season, the rebirth of life, the emergence of something new. And, as a rule, these holidays (Carnival in Russia, Mardi Gras in Western Europe and the USA, Fastnacht the Germans, Apokries in Greece, Carnival in Italy and Brazil) occur in the late winter — early spring.
What is celebrated at this time in the territory of Montenegro? It would seem that the answer is obvious — once the Montenegrins are Orthodox, like Russians, so too the carnival. However, this is not so, because the Carnival and Orthodoxy have nothing in common.
The history of the braided lace more interesting! There was a time when many cities of the modern Montenegrin coast was under the influence of Venice (and she’s famous for its carnival in the world!), so it is from this city and came to the Balkans tradition of CARNIVAL.
Tradition to rejoice all the people awaited the end of winter was born in the time of Ancient Rome — it was the feast of the Saturnalia. The word “carnival” comes from the Latin and means “farewell, meat” because he is, as a rule, before the beginning Continue reading
Last weekend, 22 and 23 August, visitors to the shopping center “planet” Novokuznetsk became participants in a Grand celebration “PLANET of HAPPINESS”. During the event, summed up the same shares – played 30 valuable gifts and the Grand prize – car Datsun on-DO. The festival, which was originally scheduled for Saturday, and continued the next day: for visitors of the shopping center, addressed Mitya Fomin and drum shows DRUM MAFIA.
The first holiday guests – children “Planet” and their parents – with pleasure took part in a science show and master classes. Throughout the day in the area of children did not abate perky sincere laughter: younger guests actively participated in quizzes and competitions, looked bright theatrical performances and photographed with puppets. At the open area near the Mall “planet” put together the fans of active recreation and sport. Under the dynamic DJ set and the screaming fans competed in street-ball. The winners, the team ’s Three men in a boat”, have been awarded special prize from the festival organizers. As part of the sports part of the event, guests also had the opportunity to appreciate the skill of extreme cyclists and professional dancers.
At the same Continue reading