Friday, 24. May 2013
28. 11. 12. - 14:00
Few acts enter Beatport’s overall Top 10 in a year; even fewer do so with 3 releases on the spin.
Sell-out globetrotters and Dutch House phenomenon’s Showtek are on that list and they are now coming to Austria to round off 2012.
Brothers, Sjoerd and Wouter Janssen push everything they do to the edge because music is their expression – they crash through boundaries in the music world so much further than other Dance pioneers and put EDM on the world map.
Certified engineers to Tiesto’s sound and co-producers to the future Chris Brown smash, ‘Nobody’s Perfect’ they rocket in to 2013 at the top of the international Electronic scene and they’re not even done with this year yet.
Mammoth collabs with Noisecontrollers and Bassjackers are set to drop in the next month, which further push their progressive music to the limit.
The Showtek show at Halle B, Baden on 8th December is set to be such a spectacle. Put this one in the diary, its not to be missed!
You can see all this LIVE at shows nothing short of a spectacle at these dates in 2012.
30/11/12: Zouk, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1/12/12: Octagon Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
8/12/12: Technoboy’s B-Day Bash @ Halle B, Baden, Austria
14/12/12: Club Mad, Lausanne, Switzerland
15/12/12: OXA, Zurich-Oerlikon, Switzerland
28/12/12: Sunburn Festival Goa, Goa, India
DJ Ötzi manager dies
A rap star died when he slipped on a platform in St Polten, Austria, and fell under the wheels of the train he was running to catch.
Pint Sized Rocky Helps handicapped Kids
Rocky the pint-sized pug dog is full of life despite being paralysed in his hind legs after falling down a set of stairs at his home in Absdorf, in Tulln, Lower Austria.
Birth balance negative once again
The birth balance of 2012 has been negative for the first time in three years. This was due to an increase in deaths. Another trend is that women give birth to their first child when they are older.
Holidays against burnout
The growing pressure in the working environment makes holidays even more important. This has been shown by a survey of the European Travel Insurance Company.
Record winter for tourism in Tyrol
Winter tourism in Tyrol (Western Austria) has set a new record for the season of 2012/13. Around 26.2 million overnight stays and almost 5.4 million arrivals were registered. Tirol Werbung stated that some regions have reached their capacity level.
Skimming conman jailed
The state court of Linz convicted a 33-year-old man for skimming, which is the manipulation of the cash machine in order to spy on the pin code. The man stole almost 5,800 Euros. He was sentenced to 24 months in jail on Wednesday.
Football manager fined 30,000 Euro
Adi Hütter, the manager of the football team SV Scholz Grödig (Salzburg state), was sentenced to a fine of 30,000 Euros on Wednesday due to tax evasion. Mr Hütter has to pay half of the amount.
Suspected fraud in community flats sector
Five recently renovated community flats are being taken apart again. The state-housing organisation "Wiener Wohnen" is examining whether the renovation works have been carried out properly.
New theatre alliance
Schauspielhaus Wien, Theater Phönix Linz, Schauspielhaus Salzburg, Klagenfurter Ensemble and Theater Kosmos Bregenz have formed an alliance. They want to reach a bigger audience and sustain the production.
Long Night of the Churches tonight
The programme of "Long Night of the Churches" offers hundreds of events in Vienna alone. It partly focuses on the topic of asylum. The question whether aliens go to heaven will also be discussed.
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