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Festivals

Movement's after-parties heat up Detroit this weekend, see the whole list

By Beatport News Editors
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If you’re a dedicated fan of techno (or any style of underground dance music, really), you’re likely well aware of Movement, Detroit’s longstanding Memorial Day Weekend festival that celebrates the city’s place in the pantheon of dance music. Of course, the lineup is a stellar one, seeing the likes of Richie Hawtin, Carl Cox, Bonobo, DJ Sneak, Claude VonStroke, and tons more perform at Hart Plaza over the course of three days. But, as with any festival of this stature, there is a host of side- and after-parties taking place throughout the hallowed home of techno, and Resident Advisor has rounded up a number of them.

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Thump ponders why young British DJs are taking over Ibiza now

By Beatport News Editors
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With dance music’s growing popularity at home and abroad, it’s no surprise that the clubbing landscape everywhere is changing, too—and maybe that’s particularly apparent in Ibiza. Long the haven of mainstream, big-room trance and progressive house fans, the island has definitely seen its attention turn toward the underground of late.

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Here's how to properly throw a warehouse party, according to Thump

By Beatport News Editors
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Look—we don’t ever advocate doing anything illegal, but all the same, if you’re in the business of throwing parties (or, you know, throwing parties that you want to make into a business), there is a right way and a wrong way of doing things. Today, Thump published a slate of tips for how to properly throw an illegal warehouse party, and they offer up a fair bit of useful information via some unnamed, but experienced sources.

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Festivals

Sonar, Parklife make Resident Advisor's best June festivals

By Beatport News Editors
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With the dawning of May, festival season is well underway, as new events pop up around every corner alongside tried and true classics celebrating anniversaries of all sorts. To get summer festival-goers even more stoked, Resident Advisor has rounded up their picks for June’s finest, and they include some of the usual suspects along with some lesser-known gems.

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