18.07.2017 - 20.07.2017
Armada Music Papaya
Dance to Trance and electronic music at the festival from the one and only Armin van Buuren in one of the best clubs: Papaya!
Lineup ARMADA Croatia Festival 2017
18.07. Orjan Nilsen, Mark Sixma
19.07. MaRLo, David Gravell
20.07. W&W, Maurice West, TWIIG
Orjan Nilsen Headlining Armada Croatia 2017
Norwegian trance artist Orjan Nilsen will be at the forefront headlining Armada Croatia Festival 2017. Known for previous collaborations with great artists like Armin van Buuren and Cosmic Gate, Nilsen will bring some explosive trance to Croatia this year.
With more than a decades worth of singles like Iconic, Carioca and Amsterdam, plenty of hits that you’ll recognize will be on the menu! This former DJ Mag top 100 artist is definitely one to check out at Armada Croatia Festival 2017!
W&W at Aramada 2017
A Brief History of W&W
Dutch duo W&W have been producing their unique sounds since they got together in 2007. Fusing trance, house and electro they create something that is intensely uplifting and progressive. Since beginning they have gone from strength to strength, appearing in the the DJ Mag Top 100 Djs list in 2015 at No. 14 and going on the be a hit at many festivals including Miami Music Week, Ultra Music Festival and recently at Tomorrowland 2017.
As well as producing their own work such as the massive ‘Bigfoot’ they are known for exciting remixes of massive songs. Remixed works include Justin Beiber, Dr Dre, Adele, Ariana Grande and Coldplay amongst others, bringing a new angle and a synth driven electricity to well known tracks. Time spent at a set by W&W is always time well spent.
First Press Info 2017
Croatia’s #1 club Papaya proudly presents another edition of Armada Croatia festival; it will take place from 17th to 20th of July 2017, when we will host a great line up that will include currently some of the most requested DJs.
After second successful edition of Armada event, we can finally announce the new edition of this popular festival that is taking place on the famous Zrce Beach in Croatia.
We are preparing some special club events during the day and night, exclusive boat parties with popular DJs and an great line up that will be announced soon.
In past few years Papaya club hosted a lot of famous Djs from trance scene like: Armin van Buuren, Tiesto , Paul van Dyk, Above and Beyond, Markus Schulz, Ferry Corsten, W&W, Orjan Nilsen, Andrew Rayel, Omnia, Aly & Fila, First State, Arty, Gareth Emery, Marlo, Cosmic Gate, Ben Gold, Khomha and many more.
We can promise you:
– great line up
– different music styles
– spectacular production
– parties during the day and night
– boat parties
– memories that will last for a life time
See you in Croatia next summer!
2016s edition of Armada Croatia Festival has a line-up of great talent. Below is a summary of the bios of DJs set to grace the event.
Andrew Rayel is a Moldovan producer and DJ. He began producing music at the tender age of thirteen. His electronic music career then began a few years later. His big break came when his single “Aether” was voted as tune of the week on a radio program known as “A state of Trance”. Consequently, he was signed by Armada music label and also performed on various “A state of Trance events”. He has produced several singles such the Trancefusion 2014 anthem, “Power of Elements”. Andrew has also collaborated with some big names like Armin van Burren and Jonny Rose. His remixes include “wasting moonlight” by Sick Individuals.
Orjan Nielsen is a Norwegian trance producer and DJ. His big break came as a result of his first solo album “In my Opinion” released in 2011. He also produced another album dubbed “No Saint Out of Me” in 2013. He has collaborated with many artists over the years including Christina Novelli in “hurricane”, and Mike James in “What it’s all about”.DJ Magazine has included Nielsen in the top one hundred DJs in the world many times.
Gareth Emery is a English DJ and electronic dance music producer. His breakthrough came when; in 2002, one of his releases GTR-“Mistral” was played live by Paul van Dyk on the radio during Nature One festival. He produced his first artist album in 2010 known as “Northern Lights”, which topped the US iTunes dance chart “Northern Lights” was remixed in 2011 by several artists including Ashley Walbridge and John O Callaghan. He has also remixed and collaborated with big artists like Britney Spears and Armin van Burren. His other accomplishments include being ranked many times among the top a hundred DJs by DJ Magazine as well as successfully producing the Gareth Emery podcast for eight years. He currently hosts a show known as Electric for Life for SiriusXM.
Omnia and Komha are two of the fastest rising DJs and producers in the electronic dance music scene. Omnia hails from Ukraine and has worked on several Beatport pieces. He has previously been ranked position 48 among the top one hundred DJs by DJ Magazine. “The Fusion” released in 2012, was a favourite across charts for about six months. He has worked with many artists such as Melissa Loretta, Cathy Burton and Ashley Wallbridge.
Komha hails from Colombia and has continuously shown that he is one DJ that cannot be ignored in the electronic music arena. One of his most successful tracks “Hydra” was selected as the soundtrack of Hollywood movie Wildcard. His other notable tracks are “Asylum” and “The Dark Knight”. He has also worked on remixes including Armin van Burren’s “Hystereo” and “Expedition”