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5 Days Off in Amsterdam

5 Days Off is an electronic music festival based in the city center of Amsterdam, at the entertainment area of the Leidseplein.

The two most renowned music venues Paradiso and Melkweg host the annual festival which doesn’t only focus on electronic music but also on a diversity of art disciplines which manifest in the ever evolving club culture. Therefore the festival also collaborates with the Dutch Institute of Media Art, NIMk.

5 Days Off brings a cutting edge music program where headliners co-aside with emerging talents and promising new gems. From dub step, to UK funky, from minimal to disco, the festivals aims to show a wide spectrum of what is happening in electronic music today.

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Confirmed Artists:
Caribou (DJ set), Rusko, Hercules & Love Affair, James Blake(DJ set), Skream, The Twelves, Gold Panda, Kode9&The Spaceape (live), Zomby, MJ Cole, Darkstar, Pearson Sound, Ikonika& Optimum (live), Loefah, The Dirt, Machine, Stijn, Lone, Sgt. Pokes, Goth-Trad, DJ+, Juha, Presk, Awanto 3, Gomes, Styx& Mike Engine, Cinnaman, Joy Orbison, Aeroplane, Digital Mystikz (Mala+Coki), Matthew Dear (live), Goose, De Jeugd van Tegenwoordig, Teebs, Jeremiah Jae, DJ Koze, Ellen Allien, Joris Voorn, Isolee(live), John Roberts (live), Axel Boman, Steffen Bennemann, Jorn Liefdeshuis, French Horn Rebellion, Modeselektor (dj-set), Apparat, Hudson Mohawke, Pearson Sound, Pfadfinderei, Siriusmo, Kyle Hall, Dekmantel Soundsystem, Drop the lime, Zwart Licht, 2 Many DJ’s (DJ-set), Paul Chambers,Ego Troopers, The Living Islands, Drums are for Parades, THE BENELUX, Crystal Fighters, D/R/U/G/S, The Shoes, LCDMDF (Le Corps Mince de Francoise), Tom Trago, Job de Wit, Tettero