Our festivals picks #1

Words by: I-Voice
Posted: 2/12/08 10:19

It's a Worldwide party... Our select festivals picks for December , January and February...

Name: House Ship 2008
Porto de Santos, Brazil
Dates: Thursday 4th December 2008
Line up: Nic Fanciulli, Shlomi Aber, John Digweed, Solomun, Ame, Funk D'Void, Satoshi Tomiie, Dennis Ferrer and more
Web: www.houseship.com.br/2008 
Name: Essence Festival
Location: Jaarbeus, Utrecht, Netherlands
Dates: Saturday 6th December 2008
Line up: Dubfire, Armin Van Buuren, Monika Kruse, Joris Voorn, Armin Van Buuren, Ben Sims, Chris Lake, Wally Lopez and more
Web:  www.essencefestival.nl
Name: Rave on Snow
Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglem, Austria
Dates: 12-14th December 2008
Line up: Loco Dice, Radio Slave, Marco Carola, Raresh, Rhadoo, Perdo, Guido Schneider, Ame, Luna City Express, Pascal FEOS and more
Web: www.partysan.net/partysan-raveonsnow 
Name: Zouk Out
Silosa Beach, Sentosa, Singapore
Dates: Saturday 13th December 2008
Line up: Sasha, Henrik Schwarz, Above & Beyond, Dirty South, Erol Alkan, DJ Yoda, Pippi and more
Web:  www.zoukout.com
Name: Sunburn Festival
Candolim Beach, Goa, India
Dates: 27th December 2008 - 29th December 2008
Line up: Eddie Halliwell, ATFC, Shapeshifters, John 00 Fleming, Simon Dunmore
Web:  www.sunburn-festival.com
Name: Rhythm and Vines
Waiohika Estate, Gisborne, North Island, New Zealand
Dates: 29th December 2008 - 1st January 2009
Line up: Carl Cox, Digitalism, Public Enemy, Switch, Dick 'Magik' Johnson, Adam Freeland
Web: www.rhythmandvines.co.nz
Name: Field Day
The Domain, Sydney, Australia
Dates: 1st January 2009
Line up: Eric Prydz, Switch, Adam Freeland, Oliver Huntemann, Digitalism

Web: www.fuzzy.com.au 
Name: Space of Sound Festival
Location: Madrid Arena, Madrid, Spain
Dates: 1st January 2009
Line up: Richie Hawtin, John Digweed, Gaiser, Miss Kitten, Tiga, Michel De Hey, Misstress Barbara, 2Manydjs, Troy Pierce and more
Web: www.spaceofsound.com/festival
Name: Summadayze
Location: Various Australia
Dates: 1st January 2009 - Melbourne, 3rd January - Gold Coast, 4th January - Perth
Line up: Underworld, Switch, Armin Van Buuren, Eric Prydz, Ferry Corsten, David Morales, Digitalism, Adam Freeland and more
Web: www.summadayze.com 
Name: BPM Festival
Location: Playa Del Carmen, nr. Cancun, Mexico
Dates: 2nd - 11th January 2009
Line up: M.A.N.D.Y., Steve Lawler, Sander Kleinenberg, Damian Lazarus, Victor Calderone, Lee Burridge and more

Web: www.thebpmconference.com
Name: Jazz Not Dead
Location: Bar Sartea, Vicenza, Italy
Dates: 3rd Feb 2009 - 31 Mar 2009 (several events)
Line up: Nick Curly, Prosumer, Move D, Tamo Suma, Kann Records, Daniel Wang, Secondo

Web: www.sartea.it  
Name: Good Vibrations
various Australia
Dates: Sat Feb 14 - Sydney, Sun Feb 15 - Melbourne, Sat Feb 21 - Gold Coast, Sun Feb 22 - Perth
Line up: Stanton Warriors, Roni Size Reprazent, Sam Sparro, Deadmau5, Fatboy Slim and more
Web: www.gvf.com.au 
Name: Global Breakthrough Festival
Location: Various, Cape Town, South Africa
Dates: 25th February - 1st March
Line up: tbc, 2008 Line up - Luciano, Ame, Henrik Schwarz, Dennis Ferrer and more
Web: www.globalbreakthrough.com 


Timo Maas
Andres Campo
Bas Ibellini
Kenny Glasgow