Defected Returns To Croatia

Posted on December 1, 2017

Words: Iain Thomson

Defected Records has announced its return to Croatia in 2018, August 9 – 14, for the third edition of its Defected Croatia Festival at The Garden Resort, Tisno. The six-day house and disco-fest features many of the world’s biggest artists, including luminaries such as Basement Jaxx (DJ Set), Derrick Carter, Dimitri Frim Paris, Masters At Work, Roger Sanchez and Todd Terry.

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The Garden Resort offers a spectacular location for the six-day celebration of house music, with accommodation on site ranging from apartments to DIY camping, it promises to be a memorable clubbing holiday for dance music lovers from all over the world. The last two years has shown that the respected label’s fan base is loyal and global with a variety of nationalities descending on the seaside resort to witness some fantastic performances; from Roger Sanchez smashing the main stage to DJ Spen and Karizma tearing up the boat party! 2018 sees the festival bar raised even higher, if that was possible, with the largest array pf talent so far. (Check the flyer below for the full line-up).

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Defected has consistently delivered the finest music throughout its tenure; using its principled approach and stringent quality control to repeatedly unearth the biggest tunes, both for the dancefloor and to crossover into the mainstream, influencing broader musical trends. You only have to look at current charts around the world as the club smash ‘Cola’ from Camelphat and Elderbrook dominates! The production combo will be on hand for the defected Croatia Festival, alongside a monster line-up that includes Aeroplane, Claptone, Franky Rizardo, Spen, Honey Dijon, The Shapeshifters and Sandy Rivera, to name only a few. If your preferred dance music genre is house, whether that be deep, soulful or any other variation, there is something to catch the attention for everyone on the line-up. From some of the most influential producers/ DJs of our generation, the artists that set the ball rolling and made everything else possible, as well as the very hottest emerging talent.

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When it comes to locations for a dance music festival, there are very few that compete with The Garden Resort, Tisno. It is a picture-perfect backdrop to six days of the finest music and parties. The festival site offers a variety of experiences from the Beach Stage to the Main Stage and more intimate Olive Grove. Take to the sea on the Argonaught and enjoy the electric atmosphere of the boat party or venture a short distance from the camp site and enjoy outdoor clubbing in Barbarella’s. After the club, the Sunrise Session awaits, as the ultimate carry on makes for a spiritual start to your day. August 9–14 2018 promises to be six days that, at the very least, will change your life forever!

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