Brand new headliners secured at Boomtowns new dance stage VAMOS
With each year comes new possibilities. Joining 26 main stages and a line up heavy with underground music that span multiple genres, the all-new dance stage Vamos has arrived.
By popular demand, newcomer Vamos will play host to a wide spectrum of house and techno music. Situated in the Barrio Loco district, a neighbourhood that rarely sleeps, this stage has been curated especially for Chapter 8 for the lovers of all things techno and house. Due to unforeseen circumstances, original headliner Derrick May has had to bow out of Chapter 8 due to family sickness but in his place TWO trailblazing acts have been added to the line up, making ample replacement in the shape of Simian Mobile Disco and one of the UK’s favourite techno DJ, Alan Fitzpatrick.
Joining them is a key player in the development of House music, Derrick Carter. The Chicago legend incorporates disco, soul, jazz and new wave in his electric sets. BBC Radio 1’s underground selector, B Traits who champions cutting edge electronic music. Jackmaster, game-changer who’s just as likely to unearth forgotten Disco tracks in the midst of straight-up house and techno sets and former dubstep founder turned House honcho Skream to name but a few…
UPDATED VAMOS LINE UP:
Simian Mobile Disco / Alan Fitzpatrick / Alfresco Disco / Billy Kenny & Will Clarke / B.Traits / Derrick Carter / Dj Deeon / Flux Djs / Friend Within / Jackmaster / Melé / Mj Cole / Nightmares On Wax DJ Set / Octave One – Live / Shadow Child / Shapes DJs / Skream