Rebelbass & DJ Lady Aïda
Having started her DJ carreer back in 1985, Aïda Spaninks continuous to be an important trend setter in the Dutch dance music-scene for the last 35 years. The Grand Lady of Techno plays her music in clubs and (art & technology) festivals all over the world, to which electronic dance music is central. DJ Lady Aïda is renowned for her razor sharp instinct on contemporary electronic dancemusic. She was the first dance dj at Pinkpop and Lowlands and requested seven times (1994-2011) to come back in Bravo. Beside performing as dj she runs her REBELBASS DJ school since 2009 in Eindhoven. She developed educational projects such as new media trainings (Kunstbalie) and minors (Fontys Hogescholen social studies). For VPRO 3VOOR12 she whote her personal online blog Rebelbass from 2003/2009. For Eindhovens Dagblad she wrote her monthly column about cultural scenes in Eindhoven. In her daily life Aïda follows the Kundalini yoga lifestyle. This yogic lifestyle practice includes Kundalini yoga, mantra meditation and yogic philosophy. With her new project Pop Up Yoga Eindhoven Aïda wants to bring Kundalini yoga and meditation in various flexible (urban spaces in and around Eindhoven. Such as theaters, public gardens, parc, buildings and rooftops and anywhere yoga and meditation is needed. Her mission is to push the boundaries between music, art, technology, design and science with spiritual practice as meditation and yoga.