Ushuaia Opening 2012 – Robert Dietz, Reboot, Andrea Oliva, Maayan Nidam

After an explosive debut season in 2011 where Ushuaia rocked Ibizato its core with their incredible poolside line-ups, they have now flung open their doors for another season in 2012.

Cadenza family members Dietz, Oliva, Reboot and Nidam talk about what its like playing by the pool under that monumental, iconic, wooden arc.

Maayan enthuses about her new album “New Moon” on Candenza and Dietz tells us about how Ushuaia has changed for this season. Reboot talks about pre-show nerves and the pressure of performing at such a seminal party.

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Billy The Kit and Ace Agency join forces

One of the household names of Dutch dance music will be joining forces with Ace Agency for all his worldwide bookings.

‘Billy The KiT always rocks the club! No matter what! Nothing but respect for this guy!’ – Shermanology

‘Happy to see an official rock star added to our group! Welcome bro!’ – Quintino

With an average of 240 shows a year, Billy The Kit is known for his energetic, charismatic and exploding performance on stage. With his colorful personality, Billy knows exactly how to completely draw his personality into his sets. Already having the Dutch party people under his spell, Billy performed as a weekly resident on MTV’s Totally Summer on Tour at clubs all over Europe. So far Billy has done 4 summer tours, doing over 30 gigs within 7 weeks in 6 different countries.

After several successes, various major labels started noticing Billy The Kit and at the beginning of 2011 Billy was the first Dutch dance-artist to be signed with EMI Music, the major label of Swedish House Mafia and David Guetta. The same year, Billy presented ‘Don’t Be Shy’ as his first release on EMI. The record immediately hit the charts and was chosen to be the anthem of the Dutch TMF Awards.
In the past few years Billy has released multiple tracks on labels like Mixmash and Spinnin’ and 3 mix compilations. Currently Billy The Kit is working on new tracks with other well-known Dutch producers, including another release on Laidback Luke’s infamous imprint Mixmash. His second single ‘Higher’ will be released on EMI’s imprint Positiva in the summer of 2012 and will feature vocals by Nathan Duvall and Bnann, frontman of Infadels. The official music video of ‘Higher’ has been finalized and is ready for its revelation to the public.

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Tune Of The Day – Markus Schulz & Ferry Corsten – Loops & Tings

Markus Schulz & Ferry Corsten unite to bring the iconic back to the fore.

Created in Ferry and Markus’ respective hometowns of Rotterdam and Miami, Loops & Tings pays tribute to the original 1992 classic by Jens, and has been a highlight in both DJs’ sets over the past couple of months. From the Los Angeles ’12 release party at Avalon, to the Corsten’s Countdown 250downlo marathon in New York City, and from the A State of Trance 550 celebrations in Kiev, Miami and Den Bosch to Montreal’s Bal en Blanc, Loops & Tings has been devastating dancefloors around the globe.

Watch our interview with Markus Schulz here!

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