Saturday 3 + Sunday 4

Worldwide DJ act Girls Love DJs, famous for their glorious parties and festivals around the world, are the embodiment of their typical high energy and feel good sounds. Every single year, they bring high rollers, new talents and national treasures to AOA with an exceptional musical output and a great vibe.

Saturday 3 + Sunday 4

STRAF_WERK was born roughly 6 years ago from a deep passion for quality house-music. Combining international legends with local talents is what they do best. For the fourth time in a row STRAF_WERK is joining our Collaboration of Friends with artists from all around the globe. This collective is always busy reinventing their impressive self and by doing so, they inspire and empower others. It’s a true gift to welcome them again at AOA 2017.

Saturday 3 + Sunday 4

Format is a well-respected Amsterdam based techno label managed by Juan Sanchez. The record label will host the techno stage at Amsterdam Open Air 2017 for the seventh year in a row. Format centers around stripped-down, self-wise and energetic techno, delivered by both established as up and coming names. Format brings the necessary techno-frequencies to our festival, on both Saturday and Sunday.

Saturday 3

With his musical platform WEITER, Olivier Weiter carries out his individual expression and philosophy of sound. The WEITER concept was introduced through his unforgettable solo shows at Amsterdam’s notorious pop venue Paradiso and at several festival hostings and club shows, spread throughout the year. In 2015 Olivier Weiter started his own music label, providing us with a broad spectrum of electronic dance music.

Sunday 4

Colourizon expands your mind. It guides you through a melodious, atmospheric and visual adventure. Miss Melera started Colourizon and with her exclusive sounds she makes you experience and define colourful horizons with your own destiny. Dream and dance everything away with a melodic house driven sound. Just like the sun colours the sea, music colours life.

Sunday 4

The concept of Vunzige Deuntjes (roughly translated to ‘filthy tunes’) is simple yet strong. The DJs and MC create an old-school, energetic Hiphop, R&B and Dancehall party with the crowd. The party and music is daring and sexy, but also very accessible and diverse. What can you expect from Vunzige Deuntjes at AOA? A varied and qualitative program with live-acts and DJs, united to a timeless mix to dance to! Let’s get Vunzig!

Saturday 3

Happy Feelings is without a doubt the happiest party experience in Amsterdam. If you didn’t have a smile on your face yet when you enter their stage, you will for sure have one, when you leave it. From 90’s and 00’s to disco and house classics, Happy Feelings welcomes you with high spirits and makes your feet move instantly. Together with their loyal audience and resident DJ’s, they throw happiness everywhere they go.

Saturday 3

44BASS, the well-known party concept of Dutch UK sound ambassador Wouter S., brings fans of old school and new school UK-garage music together in clubs throughout the country. Wouter S.’ stage is the place to be for lovers of garages distinctive rhythm and wobbly beats. Get ready for more madness at Amsterdam Open Air as artists of international stature will make you want to dance all weekend long!

Sunday 4

The Amsterdam based club nomads, Our Society, will always be the first in line when it comes to discovering inspiring and gifted house artists. They let you embrace and explore the extensive deep world that’s called house music, by booking impressive authorities in the field. This edition of AOA they are combining live music with electronical music, which will provide an awesome setting even more, where you can lose yourself in the wondrous world of house music.

Saturday 3

Mrs. Mokum is always on the lookout for new talent, and works with raw diamonds and big brands to provide a platform for The Netherlands’ best upcoming artists, entrepreneurs, writers, designers, dreamers, creatives and romantic thinkers. Wherever she is, Mrs. Mokum will always create a little miraculous world where your eyes will grow tired from watching all parade around you. Catch them at AOA2017 on Saturday!

Sunday 4

For five years straight Chicago Social Club’s Super Social has been a showpiece in Amsterdam nightlife. With an extensive group of local DJs and fans, they create the ultimate party vibes. Super Social remains the place to be, for the most fun and sexy Thursday night event in the city of Amsterdam. We can’t wait to have them bring their vibe to the Sunday of AOA2017!

Saturday 3

As a pinnacle of Amsterdam vibrant nightlife it felt only natural to ask Elias Mazian to host our most intimate stage. Vamped up with a sound system that would outshine your favorite club, this little bulwark of quality music is a realm in itself. Combine that with a lineup that displays a few of the most vivid characters our music scene has to offer and the result is definitely going to be a fantastic day out.

Sunday 4

Five years ago, a bunch of friends from Utrecht started scouring the city for locations to throw parties. Their soon to be infamous raves where they combined house and bass music, rapidly grew a solid fan base. Over the last five years SlapFunk has become a go-to label for fans of slamming, underground house music.

Saturday 3 + Sunday 4

What started at the first edition of AOA as a small area for local talent, transformed into the hottest Afrosound club night in Amsterdam. They represent sounds from all over the African continent. From traditional mesh ups to the craziest urban hits that are taking the club scene by storm. This year they will bring back some dear friends, DJs and creatives that they have worked with in the past two years as well as some new upcoming talents from the Bijlmer area.

Saturday 3

Amsterdam based Brothers Mino and Remon Abadier are sons of Egyptian parents. While digging into their parents’ Arabic music collection, the idea arose to mix traditional Arabic music with today’s electronic music. As Arabic by Night they play mesmerizing sets: Eastern music mixed with electronic sounds, from pioneering acid house to powerful synth-pop, full of seductive surprises and groovy Arabic gems.

Sunday 4

In three years Dansé Dansé has grown from a rather small in-crowd party for friends and local cool kids to several prolific open-minded events throughout Amsterdam annually. Dansé Dansé focuses on the music of some of the most ancient cultures on our planet: Africa. By combining live music with DJ talent and combining traditional African inspired music with more recent developments, Dansé Dansé presents a unique concept for the inner city nightlife. Come witness their showcase on the ever idyllic AOA Island on Sunday, June 4.

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