Awakenings announces 9 shows for ADE 2022

Awakenings will present six shows at the Gashouder, as well as three at the impressive Ziggo Dome between October 19 and 23.

The iconic gashouder of Amsterdam will once again host six Awakenings events at the Amsterdam Dance Event and, after being crowned in 2021, Ziggo Dome also joins the program for three other shows. With labels like Exhale, Drumcode, From Our Minds, KNTXT, Spectrum or Awesome Soundwaves; Awakenings promises to be the icing on the cake of this next Amsterdam Dance Event. Awakenings wants to make a mark for its 25th anniversary, announcing nine events during this Amsterdam Dance Event year.

The Awakenings ADE Opening Party will take place on October 19 at gashouder, the techno temple where it all started for Awakenings. The event will kick off a wild week with Hector Oaks, Nina Kraviz and Cera Khin. On the 20th Adam Beyer will present Drumcode Records, in what promises to be one of the star events of the week. Accompanied by ANNA, Ilario Alicante, Layton Giordani, Pan-Pot and the new talent of the label Lilly Palmer.


On the 21th From Our Minds, from the hand of a techno legend as is Richie Hawtinwill gather his faithful. This time Adiel, Amoral, FJAAK, Kobosil and Sama' Abdulhadi will make us enjoy the darkest techno. Same time at Ziggo Dome Charlotte de Witte present her party KNTXT. She will be accompanied by artists from the label such as Enrico Sangiuliano, FJAAK, I Hate Models, Indira Paganotto and ONYVAA.

In addition to the outstanding night programming, daytime events will be presented on October 22 and 23. The first is Spectrum, a label belonging to Joris Voorn, well accompanied by Ben Klock x Marcel Dettmann, Len Faki, ONYVAA, Lea Occhi and Setaoc Mass. The second daytime act is a classic: Amelie Lens with her Exhale label. This time she brings us names like 999999999, Daria Kolosova, her already husband Farrago, Milo Spykers and Helena Hauff.

But that's not all, as Awakenings will also move to the Ziggo Dome from Amsterdam for ADE's biggest techno event. On Saturday October 22, Awesome Soundwaves through Carl Cox, will take over the Ziggo Dome where Reinier Zonneveld and KiNK, among others, will treat fans to incredible live sets.

After a traditional Easter weekend full of events, as well as a successful first edition of the Awakenings Summer Festival, the organization is now preparing for an ADE like never before. Tickets for all shows are available through the official website.