Ben Sims
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Big ups to everyone who came out for @machineparties @thecauselondon last night! Wicked session and great vibes, very happy we managed to squeeze in a Machine party before the venue closes, much thx to the team for looking after us ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป Extra special thx to our guests, @iona.t expertly opening the dance with an eclectic selection of drum heavy moods n grooves and @sandrien_ bringing pure energy and depth to our intense b2b, so much great music dropped last night ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅHereโ€™s a lil clip of resident and legend @kirkdegiorgio_official closing proceedings with a masterclass in relentless Machine funk ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป
Big fun playing #berghain this morning, respect and gratitude to the dancers for getting down with me for that intense 3 hour sesh ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป Also an honour to pass the baton to Sir @steve_bicknell, without a doubt one of the biggest influences on me bitd, a pleasure to catch some of his masterful set ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ
#tbt good times backstage @shelteramsterdam for @myhomelesshomies event during @amsterdamdanceeventlive, Wicked party, with an amazing vibe, for a great cause, nuff said. Big ups to all the DJs, the party people, the staff and of course @djbone313 and for making it happen ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป Pic credit to follow..
Run it Red returns tonight at midnight (U.K. time) for 2hrs of fresh beats @nts_radio
#tbt Big ups to everyone who came out and danced with us on the @machineparties stage @dockyardfestival during @amsterdamdanceevent, wicked vibe all day and serious sets from start to finish (I know, I was there for the duration ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿป) Big thx to the Dockyards crew for getting us to host for the 3rd time, another killer! Big love to all the DJs who did their thing for us, we know thereโ€™s million of options during ADE, so we truly appreciate you making time for Machine ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป Thereโ€™s few more stops on this years tour, so watch this space or check the header of my FB or soundcloud ๐Ÿ‘Š๐Ÿป
Double teaming โ€˜The Bellsโ€™ @dockyardfestival on the @machineparties stage with my man @djbone313 ๐Ÿ˜‰
Machine hits Albeniz in Gijon tonight with Kirk Degiorgio and I laying it down alongside the residents. Saturday itโ€™s on to Madrid for a huge Code anniversary at Fabrik
Labels Update! Aikenโ€™s โ€™Stratumโ€™ EP is out now on Symbolism Ltd vinyl (as usual, the vinyl is super-limited so donโ€™t sleep on that), Mark Broomโ€™s โ€˜Five/Four EPโ€™ is available on Hardgroove vinyl (some stores have digital pre-order available too) and Julien H Mulderโ€™s โ€™The Sequenceโ€™ is available digitally as of tomorrow. Big ups to the likes of Luke Slater (check out his recent Essential Mix), Oscar Mulero, James Ruskin, Ben UFO, Efdemin, DVS1, Dave Clarke and more for the club support on these releases. Thereโ€™s one more Symbolism Ltd in 2019 which comes from the mighty Jeroen Search so news on that soon but in the mean time, check this lot out via the link in my bio.
2019โ€™s @machineparties run comes to an end this weekend with a Dutch/Spain double-header. On Friday weโ€™re at @muziekgieterij_maastricht in Maastricht with @derrickmay , and residents while on Saturday @cadans_music (live) and @essanmusic will be joining me at @salasonorabilbao in Bilbao. Iโ€™ll post more on Machine 2020 in the next few weeks so stay tuned for news.
Big ups to everyone who came out on Friday for @machineparties @muziekgieterij_maastricht ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป Wicked vibes all night, ultra cool space and really enjoyed playing! Great to check out the boss, @derrickmay, too, never fails to inspire me! Huge thx to dancers, all the peeps who came and said hello and of course,, @epmmusic and @linkesoto for making it happen. Letโ€™s do it again sometime ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜‰ Hereโ€™s Del Boy getting busy with a killer from @jeroensearch ๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ•บ๐Ÿป
Iโ€™m heading to the West Coast tomorrow for a run of four USA shows during Thanksgiving week. On Tuesday Iโ€™ll be taking control at @technotacotuesdays207 for my debut Las Vegas show and then on Wednesday, Iโ€™m heading back to @kremwerk in Seattle for Haused x Depth. On Friday Iโ€™m in Phoenix for the first time for the @techno_snobs crew where Iโ€™ll be doing a solo set as well as some ASSAILANTS action with @truncate_la (@dasha_rush_official is also on the bill) and, finally, on Saturday Iโ€™m back in LA for more ASSAILANTS action at @observe_la. Ahead of the run, I had a chat with @6amgroup in LA which is now online if you fancy a read. (Link in Bio). . 26th November โ€“ Techno Taco Tuesday, Las Vegas 27th November โ€“ Kremwerk, Seattle 29h November โ€“ Techno Snobs, Phoenix 30th November โ€“ Observe, Los Angeles . . . #techno #bensims #symbolism #hardgroove #technomusic
Huge thx to all the dancers and crew for another killer session @salasonorabilbao on Sat ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป Great to bring @machineparties to the new look club! Much love to @essanmusic and @cadans_music for joining us and smashing up the dance ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿป Hereโ€™s a lil clip of me going for gold with a VIP version of a 2012 remix from the man like @ritzi.lee, might have to play this more often ๐Ÿ˜‰ More clips from the night to follow on the @machineparties account