On Episode #014 of Wide Awake Stories, the team welcomes the latest unprecedented figure in nightlife’s shifting landscape, Mirik Milan, the Night Mayor of Amsterdam. Milandiscusses the process of legitimizing nightlife happenings in European cities, and what the installation of a Night Mayor in New York City means for club culture in 2018.
Then, the Night Owl himself, Pasquale Rotella, sits down with legendary trio Above & Beyond to chat about their highly anticipated year-end show at the Los Angeles Convention Center, in addition to their forthcoming album, Common Ground. Finally, the crew wraps the hour with three heavy hitters, Slushii, Tisoki and Ray Volpe, who stop by to weigh in on how they were introduced to dance music and where it’s taken them since.
Wide Awake Stories is a monthly podcast hosted by the Insomniac Editorial Team. Each episode shines a spotlight on the energetic communities and personalities that make dance music culture so exceptional. Fans and listeners who have a story they would like to share can contact the team on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #WideAwakeStories, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Listeners can even leave a message on the Wide Awake Hotline, (310) 818-9406!