For their first party of 2019, Eagervision will be teaming up with the Barcelona-based promoter and label Watermelon The event will take place on Friday 15th of March at Number 90 in London, starting at 8PM and continuing until early hours in the morning. The two organizations are joining forces after expressing sympathy for each other and realising the similar vibes they deliver in their own parties despite the geographical distance.
Their scope with this party is to outline an event that not only combines their forces but creates something different – Paris-born underground star Cesar Merveille will bring his magic headlining the event, and will be joined by a variety of forward-thinking artists such as Amsterdam’s VBX resident Makcim, who counts releases on renowned labels such as Apollonia and Oscillat Music among others. British selector Pierre Codarin and the French Trio behind Watermelon, Triad wrap up the uplifting and dynamic line-up.
Well-rooted in the London underground scene, Eagervision is an independent record label and party promoter with a novel approach in its operations, aiming to cultivate and support the real creative talents within the scene. That’s why they base their approach on knowing who the artist they are working with actually is, taking into account their influences and their original ideas in order to explore new horizons and create authentic sounds. Eagervision has been organizing events all around London since 2015, in famous venues such as Bloc, Ace Hotel Rooftop, Dalston Roof Park and more.
Watermelon is a landmark of the current Barcelona underground sound. Having organizes quality showcases for Sonar Festival in the last two years such as the Yoyaku one, the Watermelon parties included a huge variety of highly regarded names in their line-ups; Lamache, Janeret, Zendid, Varhat, Maayan Nidam, San Proper, Priku, Cristi Cons, Audio Werner, Oshana and Andrey Pushkarev are just a few to mention. Their crew has been hosted in different European cities before London, from Paris to Bucharest, from Berlin to Brussels. Plus, the organization also works as a vinyl only label under the moniker of Slice Music, featuring names of the calibre of Melodie and Doubtingthomas.
Today you will be able to win 3 tickets for the event and 2 vinyls – Slice 001 directly from the Watermelon-fueled label, and the first release from the Eagervision label (TBA). All you need to do to enter the competition is send us an email at email@example.com with a name you would like to see on the line-up of an upcoming Eagervision or Watermelon party.
Overall, considering the experience in organizing top notch parties for both organizations and the interesting DJ acts put together for the line-up, we expect this party to be a unique journey.
For a taste of things to come, you can check out this video of Makcim shaking out the crowd at a VBX party: https://www.facebook.com/DJMakcim/videos/343242649597938/
Or this one of Triad heating up Brunch in Barcelona with one of their infectious grooves: https://www.facebook.com/TriadSlice/videos/1911535599149055?sfns=cl
Eagervision x Watermelon promises to be a party outside of schemes, with an ensemble of versatile DJs that don’t settle on a specific kind of minimal house or techno beat but always surprise their dance floor, in the style that both Eagervision and Watermelon deliver with their parties.
The venue, Number 90 is known as the quality bar-restaurant of the exciting building 90 Main Yard, located right on the canal by the Olympic Park in Hackney Wick. However, the venue is also well-known to be hosting quality house and techno events every weekend.