Simon takes TAOW victory, Jeff triumphs in SDL

Vegeta and Simon after TAOW 2019 final in Aosta (Italy)
Vegeta and Simon after TAOW 2019 final in Aosta (Italy)

The Italian eboy Simon managed to win for the second year in a row The Art Our Way contest in Aosta (Italy). The Rootless’ dancer won against Vegeta, who reached his 2nd final in European soil in less than two months.

Miel, Sale and Samu were the judges of the event with a TOP16 battle organized by TAOW’s staff. Workshops took place the day before the event. Videos of the battles are available on our Facebook page.

The same schedule in Greece, where Supreme Dance League took place in Thessaloniki city: Jeff achieved the victory versus Syler in the Electro final.

From left to right, Varon (staff SDL), Drew (judge), Syler and Jeff after Supreme Dance League 2019 final in Thessaloniki (Greece)
From left to right, Varon (staff SDL), Drew (judge), Syler and Jeff after Supreme Dance League 2019 final in Thessaloniki (Greece)

Electro weekend starts in Aosta

Samoo class in Aosta for TAOW 2019
Samoo class in Aosta for TAOW 2019

It was Workshop’s day in Aosta (Italy) on the eve of The Art Our Way 2019 Edition, the major Italian event of this year.

Three classes happened today in the Aosta Free Moves dance school: Electro with Sale from Rootless Crew and Miel from Alliance Crew, Hip Hop with Samoo from Fonzarelli’s.

Each one made approx a 90-minute class for the AFM students and the other dancers joining the activities of TAOW’s weekend.

Here you can see an extract of Miel’s class

The month of May is ready for new Electro events

Electro dance events are ready to open the doors of the Month of May. Starting with May 4th-5th with the Greek event Supreme Dance League and the Italian The Art Our Way.

Drew, one fo the judge in Supreme Dance League 2019.
Drew, one fo the judge in Supreme Dance League 2019.

In Thessaloniki (Greece) the jury will be composed of Drew, Baloo, Maria Filippidou and Manto.  In Aosta (Italy) will be Sale, Miel and Samu to seat as judges for the competition.
Info about Supreme Dance League here.

Info about TAOW here.

The Art Our Ways 2019 edition in Aosta.
The Art Our Ways 2019 edition in Aosta.

After these two events which will clash in the first weekend of May, France is ready for the big one: Only4Electro, on Sunday 12th the new concept born in Paris is going to be full of special guests with also, a special jury, formed by Milliard, Régis Truchy and Physs. Djs Bats and H flow, the last one will play the music for TAOW the week before.
Info about Only4Electro here.

We stay in France until the end of the month, with the Battle E-Lines to take place on 24-25th of May in Bordeaux. The first judge confirmed: Milliard from RK.
Info about E-Lines #3 here.

 

Battle E-Lines #3 in Bordeaux
Battle E-Lines #3 in Bordeaux

 

Then, other super-cool events are going to take place in June: Boma Mutu in Paris the 15th of June, Essence Culture in Colombia the 23rd of the same month. Also ChickedFlow camp is ready for the August’s event in Saint-Petersburg (Russia)

A quick view of the next events is also available on our featured instagram’s stories.

Fru reigns at ITHD 7toSmoke in Italy

Fru, winner of Electro Dance 7toSmoke at I Think House Dance vol.4
Fru, winner of Electro Dance 7toSmoke at I Think House Dance vol.4

The Aosta Free Moves’ eboy Fru have won the 7toSmoke in “I Think House Dance vol.4” event in Brescia (Italy) last Saturday.

Nine e-dancers from the Italian peninsula made the roster for this 30-minute battle at the Boombox Club. Fru, who won the first battle versus Buebos, made a 5-wins streak which concretized his triumph. The Romanian-born electrodancer was later defeated vs. his dance coach and team-mate Zanna who won 3 battles, before losing vs. Buebos who got time just for 4 success.

Judge of the event was the Rootless Crew’s Ninja-Style, Simon, from Turin. First time as Electro Dj for Exit.

Next event in Italy will be in the winner’s hometown, Aosta, the 4th and 5th of May (TAOW International) with a big jury already announced featuring Miel, Sale and Samu.

Here you can find all the 7toSmoke battles and a nice preview featuring also Samu.

Filfrap and Alliance tops in KOB 2019

Kenji & Vexus at King of Beat 2019 in Barcelona
Kenji & Vexus at King of Beat 2019 in Barcelona

The annual Barcelona’s event “King of Beat” showed a spectacular improvement by all the Spanish e-dancers. As the judges (Goku, Hamza Ask, Namiac) confirmed during the battles, the level in Spain grew a lot since the 2018 edition.

 

Rachel & Soniaah, E-Queens finalist in King of Beat 2019
Rachel & Soniaah, E-Queens finalist in King of Beat 2019

The event was structured in three days: beginning on Friday with E-Queens and Beginners tournaments, the All-styles and Electro 1vs1 & 2vs2 on Saturday and ending with the Workshop on Sunday.

 

Alliance Crew, from Paris, brought a strong performance into the KOB winning the 1vs1 and 2vs2 Electro categories respectively with the French-Portuguese Filfrap and the TakeAJuice

(Kenji and Vexus). Good performance by the Marseille’s eboy Vegeta, who achieved the 1vs1 final in this competition.

In the E-Queens, Soniaah from France confirmed herself as the master of the category, winning against the Italian egirl Rachel (Aosta Free Moves).

Nice new-entry in the Beginners with the win of the Spanish eboy Samu after an amazing final vs. Junior.

Goku's tribute to Flammer during KOB 2019 demo du jury
Goku’s tribute to Flammer during KOB 2019 demo du jury

An emotional moment during the demo showcase of Goku, who took time for a tribute to the recently fallen Colombian eboy Flammer. The organization and the judges also asked for a minute of silence in his honour during the Saturday’s events.

Here a fast trailer of the Friday activities, next week also a Day2’s recap will be available.

7toSmoke back in Italy at ITHD contest

On April 13th the 7toSmoke Electro battles will be back in Brescia (Italy) at the Boombox club. After a selection, the best 8 e-dancers will battle each other in a 20 minutes 7toSmoke contest during the “I Think House Dance” event.

Judge for this event will be the Rootless eboy Simon from Turin. All the top-level Italian electro dancers are expected to be there for the crown and the big robot trophy that you can see in this photo.

Winner's Trophy for I Think House Dance 7toSmoke Electro 2019
Winner’s Trophy for I Think House Dance 7toSmoke Electro 2019

Great prize for the winners will also be a free Workshop+Battles pack for the next TAOW event in Aosta (4th-5th of May).

Let’s now watch the official promo of the 7toSmoke, published just a month before the event.

2nd Electro Day to take place this Saturday

Electro Day organisation is set to renew his presence in the city of Aosta (Italy) this Saturday. After a positive debut in late 2018, the Rootless‘ event will go again in the Northeast area of the Italian peninsula, this time in the Aosta Free Moves’ headquarters, also known as the first Electro dance school of this country.

Guests for this event will be the 2016 Vertifight World Champion 1v1, Nico, who recently had to step down from the Judge role in “I Think House Dance” event in next April 13th due to work business. In his absence, team-mate Simon will take his position in the 7toSmoke’s jury in Brescia.

Diego, last year in a Paris' contest
Diego, last year in a Paris’ contest

Alongside Nico, in the Electro Day 2nd edition, we will see a nice return by Diego Lopez (former team-leader in La Energique crew, now a dance member in Rootless), who will teach in the workshop and also judge in the battles for this Saturday’s activity.

Great guest of this event will also be Armee, who will play as the DJ of this E-Day. Here a little teaser by himself.

For more details about the event, check this page on Facebook.

Electro Day, a new concept in the Italian Electro

During the end of 2018, a new event-concept raised in Italy. Is name it’s Electro Day (E-Day) and came from the original mind of Rootless Crew.

Winners posing with the judges after the 7toSmoke competition in the first Electro Day in Aosta
Winners posing with the judges after the 7toSmoke competition in the first Electro Day in Aosta

For the first event, they choose a theatre in the city of Aosta, welcoming the Italian Electro community to share their music and dance for one full day.

Training, workshops, showcases, battles, and everything where Electro can be shared and demonstrated is possible during this kind of events.

In their first edition, a 7toSmoke were held, Raul won the Electro one, while Chen won the E-Style category.

 

Electro Day's first meeting in Aosta
Electro Day’s first meeting in Aosta

“A simple journey into an Electro day” is the keyword of organization based in Turin. So, we wish good luck to this new concept, and soon as possible, we will inform you about their next date! During this time, have a look the videos of the first E-Day made by @thesunboy.

 

Simon Judge Demo | EDAY @simon_rootless video 📹 @thesunboy

Un post condiviso da Eday (@electro.day) in data:

Electro Day on Instagram

Cities and dates, what the 2019 reserve for Electro?

Club Arena 3 in Greece will feature International judges
Club Arena 3 in Greece will feature International judges next 17th February

Are Winter holidays already a long time memories? School and work start to get you stressed and sick? No worries, the Electro dance events are coming back again, finally.

We already got an early preview of this year, thanks to the French event of LeMood Contest this month, but from February thing will start to get more serious.

Europe is in pole position for this 2019’s start. Spain and Greece seems very strong for this winter-end term: Electro 2v2 is taking place in the Spanish country the 10th of February before the KOB International on 20-30-31st March in Barcelona, in the Hellenic peninsula a 1v1 will be organized on February 17th, while another one is waiting for 7th April and the 3rd edition of Supreme Dance League is going to get out on May 5th. Unity Squad will set-up “The Pit 5” in Romania on Febuary 23rd, Saint Petersburg’s Chicked Flow week-long festival will come back in Summer on August 2-11th.

An also good schedule for Italy, with a 7toSmoke “I think House Dance” in the program for the next April 13th in Brescia, preceding the 4th TAOW International in Aosta Valley (4-5th May). France will also have a good appearance in the first half of this year with War of Gladiator and E-lines battle ready for the month of May, while other events are going to be officialised soon.

You can find info and dates on C4 Electro’s Facebook post.

Goku set first 2019 win at Le Mood #2

Goku winning Le Mood #2 contest Electro
Goku winning Le Mood #2 contest Electro

Goku (Rythmik Crew) wins the first Electro dance tournament of year 2019, concretizing a victory versus Neutron at Le Mood Contest #2 in Paris.

Here a little teaser of the event released by Streetiz.

In the next few days, videos will be available. Meanwhile, have a look to the amazing demo Goku and Treaxy made for the Move&Prove International last month in Saint Petersburg.