Croatia’s Electric Elephant festival unveils the Argonaughty Boat Parties for 2016, including
Andrew Weatherall, Bicep, Bill Brewster, Optimo, Ralph Lawson, Secretsundaze & more 7-11 July 2016
All aboard the Argonoughty! Electric Elephant festival unveils this summer’s boat party line-ups, including appearances from Andrew Weatherall, Bicep, Bill Brewster, Optimo, Ralph Lawson, Secretsundaze & many more.
Taking place from 7-11 July at The Garden Tisno festival site in Croatia, Electric Elephant is one of Croatia’s original founding festivals. This year’s line-up boasts a diverse range of sounds across the electronic spectrum, including performances from me, Craig Charles, HVOB, Jacques Renault, Jane Fitz, Laura Jones, Margaret Dygas, Maribou State, Mister Saturday Night, The Revenge, Todd Terry and many, many more. With guaranteed sunshine and good vibes a plenty this year’s edition is set to be another sell-out affair.
No visit to Electric Elephant is complete without setting sail across the glistening Adriatic on the stunning Argonaughty Boat. This year, Electric Elephant’s legendary boat parties are hosted by partners including Bicep’s Hot Tub Jams, 2020Vision, Secretsundaze, Lowlife, A Love From Outerspace, Homoelectric and Stop Making Sense, with a whole host of world-class acts joining them on board, including Andrew Weatherall, Bill Brewster, Boo Williams, Nightmares on Wax, Optimo and more, The complete day-by-day run down is as follows:
THURSDAY 7TH JULY: 1300-1700
BICEP’S HOT TUB JAMZ: BICEP
THURSDAY 7TH JULY: 1800-2200
2020 VISION: RALPH LAWSON, TRISTAN DA CUNHA
FRIDAY 8TH JULY: 1300-1700
SECRETSUNDAZE: GILES SMITH & JAMES PRIESTLEY + VERY SPECIAL GUEST
FRIDAY 8TH JULY: 1800-2200
No.6 STONE BOAT: OPTIMO ALL NIGHT
SATURDAY 9TH JULY: 1300-1700
LOWLIFE: BILL BREWSTER + FRANK BROUGHTON
SATURDAY 9TH JULY: 1800-2200
A LOVE FROM OUTER SPACE: ANDREW WEATHERALL & SEAN JOHNSTON
SUNDAY 10TH JULY: 1300-1700
KABAL: NIGHTMARES ON WAX & PIPES + THE FMG
SUNDAY 10TH JULY: 1800-2200
STOP MAKING SENSE: BOO WILLIAMS & MADERA VERDE
MONDAY 11TH JULY: 1300-1700
HOMOELECTRIC: WILL TRAMP!, JAMIE BULL & LUKE UNABOMBER
MONDAY 11TH JULY: 1800-2200
DOWN TO THE SEA AND BACK: BALEARIC MIKE & KELVIN ANDREWS
Boat Party tickets, priced at £25, are on sale now and as always they are guaranteed to sell out fast! Book your place at http://www.electricelephant.co.uk/tickets-and-packages/purchase-tickets
Set in a magnificent natural amphitheatre with gently rolling hills leading down to a private bay, a shimmering sandy beach and crystal clear waters, Electric Elephant offers the perfect fusion of holiday and festival. For five days, the leading names in House, Disco and Electronica, perform across three stages, daily boat parties and the magnificent open-air club Barbarella’s. Boutique accommodation, luxury Shikar tents, apartments and villas are available on site, with the coastal village of Tisno offering further options and a host of restaurants and cafes, all within easy reach of the festival.
The stage is set for another sun-kissed and music-fuelled adventure. Tickets are now available, priced at £110. Book your place at www.electricelephant.co.uk
ELECTRIC ELEPHANT 2016 LINE-UP
Âme (DJ) / Andrew Weatherall / Auntie Flo / Bicep / Boo Williams / Christian Loffler / Craig Charles / Greg Wilson / HVOB (live) / Jacques Renault / James Holroyd / Jane Fitz / Justin Robertson / Kerri Chandler / Krysko / Laura Jones / Low Life: Bill Brewster & Frank Broughton / Margaret Dygas / Maribou State / Mister Saturday Night / Nick Hoppner / Nightmares On Wax / Optimo / Pedestrian / Psychemagik / Ralph Lawson / Sean Johnston / Secretsundaze / Steffi / The Revenge / Tristan Da Cunha / Todd Terry / Unabombers / Virginia / Voyeur / Waze & Odyssey / Will Saul / Youandewan
AMP & DECK / Blackhall & Bookless / Bobby Pleasure / Brothers of Jah / Cadillac Soundsystem / Chris Duckenfield / Chris Massey / City Fly / Dan Jordan / Disco Deviance: Dicky Trisco & Pete Herbert / Down To The Sea and Back: Balearic Mike & Kelvin Andrews / eLDOKO / Gatto Fritto / Guy Williams / Hamish Cole / Hugh Bailey / Jacques Adda / Jamie Bull / Jonny Tawn / Krywald & Farrer / Lemmy Ashton / Madeira Verde / Real Nice / Sophie Lloyd / The Hat / Winston, Pipes & The FMG / Will Tramp!
2020 VISION / A LOVE FROM OUTER SPACE / AUS MUSIC / BICEP’S HOT TUB JAMZ / BUTTER SIDE UP / BUGGED OUT / CADILLAC / DOWN TO THE SEA AND BACK / ELECTRIC CHAIR / FESTIVAL NO.6 / GOTTWOOD / HOMOELECTRIC / JAUNT / KABAL / SECRETSUNDAZE / STOP MAKING SENSE
RESIDENT ADVISOR / STAMP THE WAX / GROOVE / SOUNDWALL
Book now at www.electricelephant.co.uk
Dragana Kostica is the Belgrade-based editor in chief and founder of Still in Belgrade art, culture and club scene magazine. She holds a Master of Arts in Cultural Policy and Management in Arts (MA of Arts) and a Bachelor degree in Archaeology.