The long wait for the full line-up for the third edition of Vietnamese festival Epizode has finally been announced and its massive. The 11-day festival that will run from Friday, December 28th until Tuesday, January 8th at Phu Quoc Island, is certainly not messing about when it comes to the calibre of the selectors it will be drafting in. As well as artists such as Apollonia, Ricardo Villalobos and DJ Masda who have already been announced, Epizode has just added these top spinners to the line-up – [a:rpia:r], Binh, Deian, Craig Richards, Dan Andrei, Dana Ruh, Davide Squillace, Digby, DJ Stingray, Gescu, Ion Ludwig, Lamache, Maayan Nidam, Michael Mayer, Skatebård, Subb-an, Thomas Melchior, Vera and Zip as well as countless others across a myriad of genres.
In preparation for the festival itself, there have and will continue to be a truckload of pre-parties in order to build the hype and also to create a truly global community around the festival. One such party has just been announced in conjunction with one of the regions main party protagonists, The Artist Network and it will take place in Dubai of all places and the line-up is something rather special and not just for the region. Headlining will be the much sought after Romanian Petre Inspirescu, he will be joined by Bihn and Dutch newcomer Ferro. For a taste of what to expect from this crazy festival check out this video from Ricardo’s set earlier this year.
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