Acid Arab (FR): Oriental Acid: combining the coldness of techno and the emotional and dramatic power of the East.
Clap! Clap! (IT): Italy’s shiniest talent mixes West African rhythms and melodies with traditional Italian folk and a global harvest of found-sounds smashed through an electronic beat machine mind state
Horizon Liquide (CH): When a techno lover DJ (Valentin Savio aka Sainte Harare) meets a rock'n'roll singer and guitar player (Laure Betris aka Kassette) on a dancefloor in the woods, it gets wild! They share an unconditional love for vintage synths, cosmic sounds and psychedelic atmospheres. They'll take you from the Middle East in the 60's to Detroit's caves to krautrock: music without borders.
Phil Battiekh (CH): «Phil Battiekh» = arab.: «in the watermelon» = Egy. slang:. «stoned», «fucked up» Notorious as this continent’s hottest Mahraganat DJ, Phil Battiekh has been one of the main forces pushing Egyptian Mahraganat, Bass and Techno artists in Europe in the past 3 years. When Battiekh gets down and dirty in the DJ booth with the newest tunes and special edits straight from the artists in Cairo, no dancefloor is left unstomped during his sets best described as a sonic Tramadol meltdown. Next to a busy tour schedule Battiekh is currently working on the first ever Mahraganat album in German.
Prix: 27 francs