Dekmantel Festival unveils 2017 line-up

Feature by The Skinny | 23 Jan 2017
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The electronic music festival in Amsterdam features sets from Steve Reich, Masters at Work and Jon Hopkins among a host of big names

The expanded festival kicks off with a special indoor concert from minimalist pioneer Steve Reich on Wednesday 2 August, before a day of live dance music at a host of spaces along the Amsterdam waterfront on 3 Aug. Thursday's line-up features live sets from the likes of Factory Floor, Floating Points, Sun Ra Arkestra, Forest Swords and Nathan Fake across five venues.

The festival's main stage line-up is headed by Jon Hopkins, Detroit techno pioneer Robert Hood, a live set from Bicep and a DJ set from Masters at Work. Jeff Mills and Tony Allen join forces on the Greenhouse stage, which also features sets from Helena Hauff and Joy Orbison, while Dekmantel's UFO stage features the likes of Rødhåd and techno duo British Murder Boys. Read the full line-up for this year's festival below.

Dekmantel 2017 takes place in Amsterdam, 2-6 Aug; tickets go on sale on 25 Jan at 11am UK time.

Dekmantel 2017 line-up:

Antal & Hunee, Arca (dj) & Jesse Kanda (AV), Ben UFO, Bicep (live), British Murder Boys (live), D.A.F (live), Donato Dozzy & Peter van Hoesen (hybrid), Fatima Yamaha (live), Floating Points (dj), Floating Points (solo live), GAS (live), Helena Hauff, Jeff Mills & Tony Allen (live), Job Jobse & Midland, Jon Hopkins (dj), Joy Orbison & Jon K, Karenn (live), Larry Heard (Mr Fingers) (live), Marcel Dettmann, Marcos Valle, Masters at Work, Mathew Jonson (live), Monolake - Lumière III, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Nina Kraviz, Objekt & Call Super, Omar S, Palms Trax, Robert Glasper Experiment, Robert Hood (hybrid), Rødhåd, Steve Reich & Slagwerk Den Haag, Sun Ra Arkestra, Tuxedomoon, A Certain Ratio, Ancient Methids & Vatican Shadow, andy STott (live), Beverly Hills 808303 (I-F), Dax J, Dekmantel Soundsystem, Demdike Stare, DJ Nobu, Dopplereffekt (live), Dorian Concept (live), Factory Floor (live), Forest Swords, Joe Claussell, Joey Anderson, Juju & Jordash (live), Lena Willikens, Lorenzo Senni (live), Matrixxman, Nathan Fake (live), Optimo, Overmono (Truss & Tessela) (live), Ø (Phase) (live), Red Axes, San Proper, Tom Trago (live), Ultradyne (live, Unforeseen Alliance (live), Young Marco, Aleksi Perälä (live), Anthony Parasole, Awanto 3 (live), Bariş K, Beatrice Dillon, Byron the Aquarius, Central, Colin Benders (live), Das Ding (live), Deniro, Dr. Rubinstein, Eclair Fifi, GE-OLOGY & Red Greg, Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids, Illum Sphere, Inga Mauer, Interstellar Funk, Jameszoo, Jayda G, Marie Davidson (live), Occult Oriented Crime (live), Parrish smith, Peggy Gou, Phuong-Dan, Resom, Shanti Celeste, Stump Valley, Talismann (live), Tijana T, Vladimir Ivkovic, Volvox & Umfang