Famed Brazilian club D-Edge is celebrating its 15th birthday with a special set of events to honor the milestone.
The first five events of the long season will take place this month with a special 36-hour marathon Raww X Room party on April 18-19 across the street from the club at the Memorial da America Latina. The last week of April will see the club hosting professional workshops with people involved with the club’s history. Derrick Carter will headline a special Freak Chic party at the club on April 24, and Diynamic will host a showcase on April 30.
The full list of events announced so far are below. More events will be announced in the coming weeks. For more information, go to D-Edge.com.br
1st Event: Raww X Room
Date: 18 and 19 April.
The venue for this is Memorial da América Latina, a space that has been designed by the worldwide recognized Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, and it is literally on the other side of the street from D-EDGE. The audience will have to cross this “line/edge” to find the Raww X Room and the club will be crossing its physical and conceptual edge thoughout a 36 hour non-stop event.
Renato Ratier, Raphael Carneiro, Nomumbah, Spavieri, Marcio Vermelho, Marcello V.O.R, Propulse, Anhanguera, Adnan Sharif, Juan Rodrigues, Renato Lopes, Gromma, Marcio Techjun, Lubalei, Daniel Cozta, Angelo Fracalanza, Laurent, Paula Chalup, Ney Faustini
Ingrid, Renan Mendes, Dai Bohn, Exequiel, Stekke
2nd Event: venue TBC
Dates: Last week of April
Workshops with professionals that were part of D-EDGE’s history and are literally on the other side of the edge. At this great educational event the club will offer content, expertise and information to their closest stakeholders and overall society to add social value to the D-EDGE brand.
3rd Event: Freak Chic over D-EDGE
Date: 24 April
Chicago house legend Derrick Carter will headline this big event. VIPs and trendsetters will receive an exclusive shirt designed for this campaign and the events invitation. Inside the club, staff, hosts and special guests will be wearing these customized clothing pieces to make for a real unique atmosphere.
4th Event: Moving over D-EDGE
Date: 30 April
This fourth big party will be a showcase event with top house label Diynamic and key artists from it including HOSH, Stimming, Adriatique, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, Karmon and a very Special Guest. Whoever “crosses over D-EDGE” will win exclusive D-EDGE shirts.
5th Event: On the other side of D-EDGE
Saturday 12am (Friday midnight) until Monday 12am (Sunday midnight).
This monster blow out will see 15 international artists all play for 48 hours and will see partnerships with all collectives and labels that share a musical aesthetic with D-EDGE