While New York continues to lead America as the techno capitol of the states, another European import lands with a one-off massive. The city that never sleeps offers all night event licenses that keep the dance floor hot even in the cold north atlantic climate. Fittingly timed on February 14th, 2016 Awakenings’ New York debut offers an perfect place to treat your techno valentine.
It’s no surprise that Adam Beyer tops the bill with a b2b set along side partner in life Ida Engberg. The Swedish techno don has influenced the world through leading label and global crew of Drumcode Records. With what is almost guaranteed to be yet another massive, the Big Apple proves that it’s melting pot is a place for anyone and everyone.
“We needed to find a venue that could fit a custom production set-up, and with everything that has been happening in NYC lately, go all night, without the threat of a shut down,” founder Rocco Vennboer noted on the venue. “I don’t think Manhattan will have ever seen anything like AWAKENINGS.”
Bellowing through Hammerstein Ballroom’s massive opera vibes, Pan-Pot joins the two Swedes for the first round of announces names. Hoping to shape the scene of gotham into a never ending beat of dark dance, it’s events like this that promise a bright future for Dj culture. Sign up for first pick on the event to ensure you don’t miss out.