DGTL Announce Live Stream Festival
The ongoing fight against coronavirus has of course brought the music festival world to a standstill, but that isn’t stopping a number of industry leaders from moving their festivities online. The latest to do so are Dutch electronic music savants DGTL.
Their flagship event was supposed to take place in Amsterdam this weekend, and to show that nothing can stop the music, the people at DGTL have announced a two day virtual festival entitled Digital DGTL.
Running from 14:00 – 23:00 CET this Saturday and Sunday, the live streaming festival will feature sets from 28 artists that encompass the DGTL sound.
DGTL was on the roads to create history on 11 and 12 April 2020 with the first circularly organized festival. Coronavirus pandemic happened, making the event at the NDSM docklands impossible. However, it is not in the DNA of DGTL to throw in the towel. To ensure that both DGTL visitors and the people who weren’t lucky enough to get a ticket get through the Easter weekend in the festival mood, DGTL has organized the world’s largest online festival.
It is a tough time for festival lovers, artists, DJs, and organizations. Just as DGTL was set to kick off the festival season, everything collapsed. Based on the motto “we’re in this together” DGTL has organized an online alternative out of pure love for house music in record time. They are Spreading love over multiple digital stages, DGTL will host the world’s largest online festival; DIGITAL DGTL on April 11 and 12. Over two days anyone watching will be able to transform their living room into a festival area and at the same time maintain that all important “social distance”. The organization would like to underline the fact that online visitors to DIGITAL DGTL will experience the festival from their quarantined homes and save their dance with friends for DGTL 2021.
DGTL virtual festival lineup
DGTL is making history with this digital festival making it a virtue of necessity. For two days, sets are streamed from, among others:
Ana Lilia | Adriatique | Afra | Deniro | Jasper Wolff | JEANS | JP Enfant | Julianna | KI/KI | KiNK | Kléo | Luuk van Dijk | Mind Against | Mary Lake | Mella Dee | Nicky Elisabeth | Nicolas Lutz | Ø [Phase] | Pascal Benjamin | Patrice Bäumel | Prunk| Perdu | Pieter Jansen | Tom Trago | Worakls | Working Titles
As the real event all the stages are streamed simultaneously. DGTL has partnered up with multiple video streaming partners NOMOBO and Absolut allowing visitors to switch easily without any difficulty. DGTL has approached their digital edition with as much attention to detail as they do their real festival, creating unique live content during the festival days, producing daily recaps and offering fans with Revolutionary talks, Q&A and Pre-Event messages about the weekend.
DGTL is preparing for a full comeback in 2021 which can only happen if the industry is healthy and this pandemic is brought under control worldwide. This is why DGTL calls on all fans and viewers to make a donation to hospital Erasmus MC during the online edition to develop a vaccine and medicines to fight the coronavirus. #KeepDistanceStayDGTL