Line Up

Snowboxx just keeps on giving! Snowboxx 2017 is now just months away and the countdown to the Ultimate Winter Festival has begun. We are incrediblyexcited to be seeing the likes of Basement Jaxx, Hannah Wants and Wilkinson in Avoriaz! Now also featuring an amazing array of artists such as High Contrast, TQD (Royal T, DJ Q & Flava D), Karen Harding, Yousef, Norman Jay MBE, Bicep, Jax Jones, Charlie Tee and Charlie Swift.

Plus load, load more to be added across the main stage as well as full line ups for the legendary Igloo Raves and the XX Club. Stay tuned.

Previous Artists

Over the year’s we’ve had some incredible artists join us on the slopes!
Here’s just a handful of some of the amazing acts who’ve rocked the pistes.
Sigma, Gorgon City, 2manyDJs, Blonde, Stormzy and more - just wait to see what 2017 has to offer!

Check out what Snowboxx 2017 has to offer below!

Rag ‘N’ Bone Man

A melting pot of genres; combining Hip-Hop, Blues & Soul, Rory Graham aka Rag ‘N’ Bone Man has become one of 2017’s most hotly tipped new artists. Already a winner of the prestigious BRIT Critics Choice award and in the running for the coveted BBC Sound of 2017, his debut single ‘Human’ has topped the charts in a number of countries across Europe, securing Gold status shortly after in Germany, Sweden, Belgium and more. After inking a deal with Columbia Records and a highly anticipated debut album due later this year, we’re incredibly excited to welcome Rag ‘N’ Bone Man to Avoriaz.

Basement jaxx

Snowboxx is incredibly excited our biggest ever headliner! Introducing Basement Jaxx! The South London electro legends will be bringing their singalong party anthems to Avoriaz! With over 18 chart topping singles under their belts, the legendary DJ’s will be itching to drop the likes of ‘Where’s Your Head At’, ‘Good Luck’ and ‘Romeo’ in a unforgettable snow covered setting.
Basement Jaxx at Snowboxx 2017 is going to be the best party on snow Avoriaz has ever seen!

Wilkinson

Wilkinson has been built a reputation as one of the heavy hitters in the UK Drum ‘n Bass scene. A regular across major festivals as well as the UK charts has seen the South West London DJ become one of the biggest names in the world of electronic music. Having remixed and collaborated with the likes of Chase & Status, Naughty Boy, Wretch 32, Katy B and Nero to name a few. His latest track Sweet Lies featuring Karen Harding is guaranteed to be the Snowboxx anthem of 2017 and will be make for one hell of a snow stomping party.

Hannah Wants

Hannah Wants has fast become one of the top names in the world of house and bass music. The Birmingham born DJ has seen a rapid rise to fame with a range of recent sell out tours, a Radio 1 residency and appearances at the likes of Glastonbury, Warehouse Project, Lovebox Festivals. The ex professional footballer turned multi award winning DJ is one Snowboxx HQ can’t wait to see headline Snowboxx ‘17!

High Contrast

Lincoln Barrett aka High Contrast has become one of the undisputed leaders & heroes of the D+B sound. His debut album ‘True Colours’, released in 2002 earned widespread critical acclaim and has earned a place as a modern day classic among Drum & Bass fans. Remixes for the likes of Adele and Eric Prdyz soon saw him making appearances at Global Gathering, Coachella and many more festivals across the globe. But for 2017, High Contrast is bringing his signature sound to Snowboxx.

Abode

Abode bring excitement back to the clubbing scene, stripping back the norm and creating a fun, frivolous and outrageous party, true to the spirit of daytime clubbing with live visuals, performers and festival productions.

A Skillz

With strong support from the likes of Annie Mac, Pete Tong, Jazzy Jeff and Zane Lowe, A.Skillz knows how to get any party started with his unique musical fusion, topped off with his signature flavour of funk. This will be a party like no others.

Bicep

London based, Belfast-born blogger-production-DJ duo Matt McBriar and Andy Ferguson have quickly become the go-to guys for tastemakers around the world, looking for lost or forgotten disco/chicago house/detroit techno/Italo edits. Their wide-reaching musical knowledge has allowed the pair to release music on a variety of labels before setting up Feel My Bicep in 2012 where they released the highly sought after vinyl only release ‘Vision Of Love’. After hosting rooms in Fabric, a residency at We Love Ibiza and bookings for Manchester’s Warehouse Project, Bicep look set to send Snowboxx into a frenzy!

Carnival Magnifico

Bringing the vibe of the Rio street carnival, crossed with the hedonistic vibes of a nineties rave is Carnival Magnifico. This is a party like you’ve never seen before.

Chinese Man

French Trip-Hop collective Chinese Man fuse together elements of funk, reggae, hip-hop, dub and Jazz for the ultimate party experience. Hip-Hop is at the core but there’s a little something for everybody here.

DJ Luck & MC Neat

French Trip-Hop collective Chinese Man fuse together elements of funk, reggae, hip-hop, dub and Jazz for the ultimate party experience. Hip-Hop is at the core but there’s a little something for everybody here.

Jax jones

Music has always been Jax Jones’ calling. So much so that he turned down an interview at Oxford University to attend another university closer to his studio facilities, where he’d make beats and upload them to MySpace. Following a chance meeting with Duke Dumont a few years later, he featured on his single ‘I Got U’ which landed at number one on the UK Official Charts. Jax’s current solo single ‘House Work’ features Mike Dunn & MNEK looks set to be a late runner for song of the year and is currently sitting pretty on the BBC Radio 1 playlist.

LFM & Mali

Resident DJ’s for the infamous Rainbow Venues in Birmingham and head honchos at Carnival Magnifico and Seedy Sonics. LFM & Mali’s sets are a fusion of the old and the new and span many different tempos and genres of music. As they say themselves, “Let the music do the talking!

Karen Harding

Singer-songwriter Karen Harding has already notched up a massive top 10 single with ‘Say Something’ and has won fans including the likes of Rodney ‘Darkchild’ Jerkins, MNEK, MJ Cole and Snowboxx headliner Wilkinson. Bringing diva attitude and vocals in abundance, Karen Harding is one to watch.

Karma Kid

Sam Knowles aka Karma Kid has become to go-to name for outstanding remixes while his own collection of original material has earned him widespread praise across the internet and around the globe. Also one half of DJ/production outfit Shy Luv, we’re excited to welcome Karma Kid to Avoriaz

Norman Jay MBE

One of the world’s most highly respected DJ’s, we are honoured to welcome the legendary Norman Jay MBE to Snowboxx for 2017. His diverse and deep musical knowledge and refusal to be restricted from playing any single genres distinguishes him from his peers and helped him define the world ‘legend’ in the DJ world.

Sweet Female Attitude

Known for their massive 2000 hit single ‘Flowers’ Sweet Female Attitude helped push the growing underground UK Garage scene of the decade into the mainstream. Relive the best memories of your life, above the clouds at Snowboxx.

The Heatwave

Take a trip to Jamaica with The Heatwave; a non-stop dancehall party like you’ve never seen before. Now over 10 years in the game, The Heatwave are synonymous with creating carnage and absolute madness wherever they go with their signature Dancehall sound. Be careful, this will get hot!

TQD

As three individuals, Royal-T, DJ Q & Flava D already have impressive musical catalogues within Garage, Grime, House and Bassline but together, it’s an experience out of this world. Expect marathon sets with four decks and super exclusive dubplates made specifically for TDQ sets when these three superstar DJ’s land at Snowboxx 2017!

Yousef

Having been at the forefront of dance music fan’s attentions across the globe since the latter stages of the last century, Yousef is an artist that continues to evolve and develop with consummate ease.

Charlie Tee

London based DJ & broadcaster Charlie Tee can be regularly found on KISS Fresh with her flagship Friday night show, which specialises in the best in everything from techno to jungle, house to disco and tech to drum and bass. A well seasoned DJ, Charlie brings her varied musical knowledge to Snowboxx for 2017.

Jack Swift

Jack Swift’s dynamic DJ style draws on House, Techno & Garage and has seen him take his sound across the country and further afield. To date, he’s made appearances at some iconic establishments including XOYO & Studio 333 in London, Canal Mills in Leeds and Sankeys in Manchester. He’s also a regular on the festival circuit with recent appearances at Hideout, Lovebox, Outlook and Ceremony festivals to name a few and now he adds Snowboxx to his ever growing list of achievements.

FK Panda

FK Panda, formerly known as Panda first grabbed peoples attention with their debut release on Bondax’s label Just Us three years ago. Since then, the duo have gone on to work with Toolroom, Anjunadeep, Black Butter and Kitsune', paving their way in the UK house scene with a consistent stream of championed remixes and originals.

Shapes

Kent-based duo Shapes are fast becoming one of the hottest new acts on the scene, going from club residences in their hometown to playing sets at South West Four, Party At The Races and many more festivals this summer. Shapes brings together classic vocals with hard-hitting, bass heavy anthems, making their sets ideal for singing along to and dancing along to which is even more enjoyable above the clouds in Avoriaz.

Sloth Boogie

Starting life as an electronic music blog, Sloth Boogie continues to be totally obsessed with Disco, House and Techno. Having already conquered some of the best parties in London, Croatia and Ibiza, it’s now time for Sloth Boogie to conquer Avoriaz!

Matmatah

With over 25 years of musical experience, French Rock band Matmatah are no strangers to performing to sell-out audiences. With five critically acclaimed albums under their belt, Matmatah have also secured a strong following in Asia, where they have extensively toured in previous years. In 2008, the band announced an indefinite hiatus but in late 2016 confirmed they were reforming for their first run of live shows in eight years, including a highly anticipated appearance at the Rock The Pistes festival in March.

Julian Perretta

London-born, singer-songwriter Julian Perretta has toured the globe with the likes of Beyoncé, Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse with his unique blend of soulful, pop-infused sounds. Despite hedging his own formidable career, he found greater success with world renown producer Zhu on his breakout single ‘Faded’ in 2014, which landed in the top 3 in the UK & Australia and the top 10 in many countries across Europe. His recent single ‘Miracle’ with Belgian producer Lost Frequencies has seen similar success, reaching number 1 in over 14 countries already.

Caravan Palace

Parisian Electro Swing band Caravan Palace’s strength lies in the band’s mutual love for electronic music. The seven-piece outfit were performing long before releasing their self-titled debut album in 2008, which upon release, received praise for its use of traditional jazz inclinations; further echoed by it’s performance across the European album charts. Now on their third album and with highly celebrated appearances on the iconic BBC show Later… With Jools Holland and The Jonathan Ross Show, we’re honoured to welcome Caravan Palace and their inimitable sound to the pistes of Portes Du Soleil!

Chinese Man

Influenced by Hip-Hop, Funk, Dub, Reggae and Jazz, French Trip-Hop collective Chinese Man are known to provide the ultimate party experience with their live shows and respective albums. The collective gained wider reaching notoriety after their record ‘I’ve Got That Tune’ was used in a commercial for Mercedes-Benz in 2007. That popularity soon hit further reaching Asian countries after the French Film Festival in Hong Kong used the track as its official theme. With Chinese Man, Hip-Hop is at the core of what they do, but don’t fret; there’s a little something for everybody with this band.