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On Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd May, Shindig are hosting their twenty-third anniversary dance festival at Spiller’s Wharf in Newcastle. The festival, which has been in the form of By Day/ By Night for two years now, is set to bring some of the biggest names in dance and electronic music to Newcastle’s Quayside.

The By Day events, attracting a total of 15,000 people across the two days, consists of a who’s who in the world of electronic music. M_nus & Enter man Richie Hawtin and Radio 1 legend and tastemaker Annie Mac are both set to bring their eclectic tastes to the riverside. They’re joined by rising house music star Hannah Wants, respected DJ Pete Tong and DJ veteran Steve Lawler. Also appearing is acclaimed dance act Gorgon City, as well as a host of other acts that epitomise the crème de la crème of electronic music.

On Saturday night, By Night sees W34 pumping with King of the Drumcodes Adam Beyer. Joining him is award winning Dense & Pika. On Sunday the warehouse welcomes Dixon, RA’s #1 DJ for two years running, as well as Life and Death boss DJ Tennis to continue the party. They’re all backed by two of Shindig’s favourites: Derrick Carter and Robert Dietz.

Shindig’s events have never failed to be anything but magical for those with a passion for top quality dance music. With their latest By Day By Night lineup, it doesn’t look like that will change anytime soon.

Shindig’s 23rd Anniversary Festival will take place at W34 and Spiller’s Wharf, Newcastle, on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd May. Tickets are available from Resident Advisor.

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