The Best Parties in Zagreb: April 2016

Thursday, 31 March 2016

From big halls to deep underground, we present you our selection of best parties this month in Zagreb.

Croatian clubbing scene is on a rise for some time now and the party calendar is getting more and more exciting, especially in Zagreb. Here is the overview of the most interesting events and biggest DJ names playing in April.

April 1

SIRUP - Fonetika w/ Cliff Lothar & Herzel (Live) 
Homeboys Tvrtko, Basta & Sladoled are hosting interesting electro/house/techno DJ/producer Cliff Lothar (Viewlexx, Skudge White), as well as Herzel (Hivern Discs, Charlois) from Macedonia, who will do a live performance. 


AKC MEDIKA - Goulash Disko & Muzika Miliona - Festival Launch Party 
To warm you up for a crazy festival that is happening on the islands of Komiža and Vis from September 7. - 10., Timboletti brings his best of Oriental, Deep, House & Gypsydelic sounds from Germany, while Larry from Greece plays Dub, World & Bass music. As a local support, Yves Taquet prepares some Psycho Cumbia and Global Bassom tracks. 

DEPO - Billy Nasty / 2 Years Anniversary Celebration 
Club Depo celebrates 2. anniversary, and for that occasion Billy Nasty (UK), the owner of Tortured Records who has been in the game for 25 years already, will provide some of the most banging techno tracks 'for those who are bored with the usual', as he says.

April 2

SIRUP - BSMNT Presents Funkineven 
The guys from the BSMNT continue presenting their selection of underground DJs and producers that match their 'basementy' sound frame. This weekend it's time for Steven Julien aka Funkineven (Apron, Eglo, London, UK), supported by great local DJs - Maja Milich (Beat the Future), Novell (Ekstrakt) and Iggy Dope (BSMNT, 777). 


GALLERYThe Shapeshifters 
After openning their doors and dancefloor again this year, club Gallery invitess first big name this season – well-known house duo The Shapeshifters (Nocturnal Groove, UK).

April 8

MASTERS - Fuck Your Dreams, This Is Heaven: Sandrino 
German DJ/producer Sandrino (Innervisions, Drumpoet) will blast the dark and misty dance floor of Masters Club, one of the most underground clubs in Croatia, with one of the most favored sound system in Zagreb.

SIRUPWorkout w/ Filip Xavi 
Dj and owner of Teskoba Records, Filip Xavi, is coming from Serbian Drugstore to present his darker techno stories to Sirup's crowd, very appropriately jointed with local dark side, Reversed Sentance and brothers Dubok & El Commando doing their B2B magic. 

AKC MEDIKA - Kameni svatovi w/ Popsimonova (Live) 
Popsimonova is a Croatian producer, composer and a songwriter. She has worked with Heinrich Mueller and DJ Stingray, and released her first solo album last year on Electronic Emergencies label. Her live show will be supported by Mimi and Labud from Ektrakt crew


April 9

HYPO CENTAR – Fedde Le Grand 
One of the biggest and most popular EDM names, Fedde Le Grand, comes to Hypo Centar in Zagreb to present his new album 'Something Real'

BOOGALOOFuture Scope w/ Marco Bailey & Rub A Dub 
Huge Future Scope's party is happening on two floors of the infamous Boogaloo hall. With Marco Bailey and Rub A Dub as headliners, this is something that fans of big indoor parties will certainly not miss.

April 15

OPERA - Imogen Label Night w/ Charles Webster, Ilija Rudman & Antonio Zuza 
Imogen Recordings from Zagreb invite you to a celebration of their 4th record coming out. The headliner is Charles Webster (UK), a house legend that remixed Ilija Rudman's new single.

MASTERS - Reform B-day party (Part 1) w/ Valentino Kanzyani 
Charmed by the vibes and the atmosphere of Masters Club in one (non-performing) occasion, Valentino Kanzyani made a wish to play there sometime. As Reform crew celebrates their 7th birthday this April, the perfect opportunity has risen for the Slovenian DJ/producer/raver legend to join Nicole and Luka K behind the decks and contribute to the celebration. 


April 16

SIRUP - Ekstrakt presents: Dimensions Festival 2016 Launch Party w/ Moritz von Oswald 
To warm us up for the 5th edition of Dimensions Festival with style and class, Ekstrakt crew invites one of the Festival's headliners to join the launch party – Moritz von Oswald (Maurizio, Basic Channel, Rhythm & Sound).

TVORNICA KULTUREABOP prestents debut record release 
ABOP stands for 'After is better than a party' in Croatian and also explains this band's after-party origins. Their performance is described as a live instrumental jam, packed into the party atmosphere,  and on this occasion ABOP presents their first record, mastered by Petar Dundov, out on PDV Records


DEPO - The Best Of Kiki Frajman Felver  
Future Sound Of Zagreb presents '7 hours of unique electronic experience & journey', hosted by Stereo Studio legends Kiki, Frajman and Felver.

KSET – Kotlovnica 
Inspired by the Boiler Room, Kotlovnica is an 8 hour long party streamed live online. You can join the dance on spot, or watch from your home how  DJs Funk Guru, Yesh, Tvrtko, Basta and Akuul move the crowd.

April 22

MASTERS - Reform B-day party (Part 2) w/ Jay Shepheard 
For the second part of their birthday celebration, Reform's Nicole and Luka K invite UK producer Jay Shepheard to provide some 'piano-driven garage, tech house, and starry-eyed nu-disco tunes'


SIRUP - No Balance pres. Fabrice Lig 
Belgian Fabrice Lig published his records through big labels such as Rawax, R&S, Planet E and Clone, and for No Balance crew he is one of top 3 favourite producers. They are very happy to announce his performance on their 1st anniversary in Sirup, where he will be joined by local DJs Funk Guru, Jakov Kolbas and Tikach.

April 23

GALLERY – Marshal Jefferson
American DJ and producer legend Marshall Jefferson will play some Chicago house and deep house sounds in Gallery club. Remember his 1986 hit-single 'Move Your Body (The House-Music Anthem)'? It was the first house song to use piano.

April 30

OPEN AIRModem Free Open Air Party 
Modem crew organises a free massive outdoor party in Zagreb, supported by Funktion 1 sound and finest international lineup. More info soon.