People were already sold on attending this years ADE with just the names that had been announced during the first wave of artists. So anything on top of that was going to be a treat, and boy, is this second wave sweet.

Amelie Lens, Balwan, DJ Nobu, Etapp Kyle, FJAAK, Hernan Cattaneo, Karenn, Modestep, Miss Kiten, Surgeon, Volvox, and Ø [Phase] are a few artists among the MANY that were just added to the already impressive lineup. Be sure to set aside a few extra minutes to read through all the names below, you’re not going to want to skip over anyone.

With seven weeks left to go, ADE, an initiative of Buma, has nearly completed its festival program. From October 17th through October 21st, the organization expects over 2500 artists in a record-breaking 200 locations, making Amsterdam the epicenter of the global electronic music industry for five straight days. It will come as no shock to see attendance reach over 400,000 this year.

For the complete program, more information about ADE, and to purchase tickets, be sure to head over to