There’s always a sense that the dance stage is Oxegen’s poor relation, and it certainly doesn’t help matters that it’s usually housed in a terrible concrete shed. Tonight, as Oxegen begins its three-night stand, you get the James Lavelle-helmed Scottish disco wizzard
and Dublin lass who has gone on bigger and brighter things at BBC Radio One. There’s also electronoize of a high calibre from ex-Death From Above dudes sonic booms from plus Bristol act Kosheen and Burn.
The crack when to the stage with their flashing giant cross, big tunes such as D.A.N.C.E. and Stress and effortless cool will be only mighty. After all, their show at the Marquee in Dublin’s Phoenix Park last December was one of the highlights of the year. They’re joined on the bill by the
take excellent evergreen Scottish technonauts and Kompakt label mainstay and all-round in-demand producer in French electro dude Norn Iron wired
and and you’re trio the good to go.
Another interesting bill of fare on the dance stage at the end of the Oxegen universe. It’s headlined by French DJ and producer but we’re more excited about the appearance halfway down the bill of Detroit techno royalty Others making a dash today include regular visitor to these shores
Swiss DJ and Blind Behaviour producer Bodyrocker house hooligans and the excellent the act to call on when you want epic house. Also on the bill are