BARRAKUD Festival, Croatia 2014
For the uninitiated, here’s a spanking new outing to sink your musical teeth in to….
Swiftly making a name for itself as Croatia’s up coming musical property- ”Barrakud Festival” presents the hottest artists to perform in this year’s edition. A fresh lot of acts have been revealed, that which caught my eyes. From Adam Beyer, Guy Gerber, Mano Le Tough to one of my favorites Maceo Plex. This is the 3rd year of it’s festivities and the event has built up quite a reputation with it’s exceptional programming and unique family vibe. The gathering of like-minded electronic music enthusiasts from all over Europe are looking ready to attend. To be held 9th to the 16th of August 2014, it’s located on the breath taking island of Pag in Croatia. Announcement of acts such as Dubfire, Sven Vath, Ellen Allien has gone a long way to elevate the show to the extra-ordinary. Some of the world’s most respected labels and parties are slated to partner in with the festival.
For example- ”Circoloco” will bring in their renowned party to Barrakud, showcasing sounds from Canadian duo ”Art Department”, BPitch founder ”Ellen Allien”, Berlin based producer ”Mano Le Tough”, long time Circoloco resident Andrew Grant and Dutch House maestro- ”Boris Werner”. Sven Vath will headline ”Cocoon Day”, along-side other Cocoon performers such as Ilario Alicante, Maurizio Schmitz and Chris Tietjen. Ellum Audio founder Maceo Plex will be bringing in his sounds to Barrakud with a special ”Ellum Showcase”, joining him will be Miami born House Dj Danny Daze and Ellum label mate Gardens of God. The festival will also be host to Dubfire’s influential label SCI-TEC with performances from not only him but Canadian Techno producer Carlo Lio and a Live set from Skyler Taugher’s solo project ”Shaded”. Guy Gerber will be in full display with ”The Wisdom of the Glove” mission, which will also feature French Dj and Producer Phil Weeks and more. With more names still left to announced, this experience looks ready to go!!
Standard tickets (9 -13 August) from €125
Extended Experience tickets (9 -16 August) from €155
For more over hauling of the senses ”Barrakud” is the ultimate event for any music lover combining it with venues such as unrivaled Beach raves, Pool parties and open air clubs hosting the best electronic dance music acts. More acts for the same will be revealed over the next coming weeks, so stay tuned and book yourself at this link – BARRAKUD, Croatia