If you're anything like us and reminiscing about the endless summer parties and festivals bringing the best electronic dance music going, here's our top 5 underground Festivals in Europe to kickstart your festival checklist for 2018.
8th-10th June 2018
Berlin, renowned for its exclusive techno scene, is also the home of underground electronic music festival Her Damit, an avant-garde style event which is so obscure the location is unknown. Locations in the past have been situated around an former military industrial setting, hidden woods, and is catered for a small-scale of attendees, providing a complete tenacious experience.
The Peacock Society
Expecting no less than pure banging techno beats from Paris, The Peacock Society delivers a sensational two days of absolute raving mayhem.
Five days of exceptional cutting edge music, Dekmental provides an immersive experience with unforgettable performances from Nina Kraviz, Helena Hauff and Floating Points, Dekmental raises the bar high when it comes to Europe's top music festivals.
A UK Festival Award nominated music festival, Dimensions is a further addition to Croatia's best underground festivals. Boasting a variety of electronic music, Dimensions continues to supply an incredible unique range of techno, house, and drum & bass sounds on the abandoned 19th Century fort of the Croatian island. Dimensions 2017 saw the likes of Goldie, Moderat, Marcel Dettmann and Giles Peterson, a phenomenal experience to say the least.
Sonar will be celebrating their 25th Anniversary in 2018, demonstrating the large contribution the Spanish organisers have made to the music industry. Year after year Sonar provides a solid line up, whilst continuing to evolve with musical genres. Sonar is never confined to one genre but tends to integrate; last years line up consisted of AJ Tracey, De La Soul, Dubfire, Giggs, Heidi and many more.