The desert oasis of Palm Springs hosts Splash House for its 5th annual pool party of the summer. From June 9th-11th, the 2017 edition is afloat and equipped to inhabit the city’s premier resorts: The Renaissance, The Riviera, & The Saguaro.
Stacked with heavy house, chilled out experimental, and a bunch-a bassy techno, this years festival is sure to Splash (House) your swimsuit clean off! But daytime festivities are only half the fun. Kicking off from noon to sundown on Saturday & Sunday you will find the party-goers armed with floaties and smiles. Then from 9pm to 2am on Friday & Saturday its After Hours at the Air Museum. That’s correct, they’ve hijacked an airplane hangar for the weekend. You’re going to want to be at both.
Representing the Helvetic Nerds we have Nora En Pure. When you are in search of some feel-good deep house, this South African-Swiss DJ and producer will make you melt. Airing on the side of melodic and uplifting, Nora En Pure strikes the crowd with emotion from start to finish.
Hot Creations label owner, Lee Foss has taken the underground dance scene sonically. Chicago born innovator takes his house and techno roots and throws tons of disco into the party.
Dark mask, heavy-heavy bass, mysterious Malaa. No matter the identity of the stranger it is no mystery that he/they/it will be dropping in at Splash House. Everyone was asking, “Who is Malaa?” They’ll just have to come check out the occult DJ for themselves.
Bonobo (DJ set)
Under the alias Bonobo, Simon Green is a British producer capable of some of the utmost emotive music out there. Poignant, euphoric, grounded, lush, and remarkably crafted. Performing in both the live setting and as a DJ set, Bonobo puts on a performance that is unforgettable and rewarding.
You may recognize this Italian/German/Belgian house & techno stud from the Dirtybird record label. He just released his first solo EP, “Melato Nina” through Dirtybird and has been a notable presence in the uprising of dance music. Dirty beats for this dirty bird!