Defected Croatia festival has now sold out Early Bird tickets for 2019 and released its Phase 1 artist line-up for next year. What will be the fourth instalment of the house festival takes place on 8-13 August, with Derrick Carter, Dimitri From Paris, Eats Everything, Honey Dijon, Nightmares On Wax, Masters At Work, Todd Terry and more, with another set of artists still to be announced on 2 November.
Topping the bill will be Armand Van Helden making his first ever appearance at the festival. The DJ and producer, famous for hits such as ‘You Don’t Know Me’ and ‘I Want Your Soul’ with a career spanning nearly 30 years, has headlined stages for Defected in the UK and Ibiza for many years.
He is joined by fellow long-time house devotees Nightmares On Wax, Dimitri From Paris, Honey Dijon and Eats Everything, covering the full spectrum of house music.
Returning in 2019 will be Masters At Work, Sam Divine, Jess Bays and Low Steppa. Also included in Phase 1 are Horse Meat Disco, The Shapeshifters and John Morales, all artists returning to represent Glitterbox with the addition of Jellybean Benitez.
Classic Music Company will also be in full force, bringing back Folamour, Eli Escobar, Luke Solomon and Sophie Lloyd alongside San Francisco’s Mark Farina making his festival debut.