Q-Dance is a music organizer and record label based in the Netherlands with a focus on Hardcore Techno, Hardstyle and Hard Trance. Among the most significant organized by Q-Dance events include Defqon.1, Q-Base, Qlimax, Freaqshow, Dominator, The Qontinent and X - Qlusive.
The company was founded in 1999 was limited initially to the event organization. Today, Q-Dance is in addition to working as an organizer as a record label and has various DJs under contract, including DJ Astrid, Technoboy, Zany, and various others.
Q-Dance operates internationally and is since 2006 part of the market- leading Dutch record label ID & T, whose founder Duncan Stutterheim has delegated the management of Q-Dance founder Wouter Tavecchio after his retirement. The two promoters and record labels dominate with over 25 Dance Festival annually with a total of more than 500,000 visitors to the Dutch Hardstyle music market.
Latest Q-Dance is very active in Australia and held there "X- Qlusive Showtek " in December 2008, as well as "X- Qlusive Technoboy " in December 2009 In addition, the Defqon.1 was held on September 19, 2009 and 18 September 2010 in Sydney instead.
By raising the tax on events in the Netherlands in 2011 Q-Dance two of his successful events (events ) called In Qontrol and Houseqlassics discontinued and for organizing two new more profitable events in the Heineken Music Hall in Amsterdam and in ZiggoDome decided. On October 1, 2011 There thus came to the premiere of Qore 3.0, in the Heineken Music Hall. On 31 December 2012, the first time was held in Freaqshow Ziggodome, which replaces the Q-Dance New Year's Eve event " Qountdown " of previous years.
Q -dance organized in former times also other events such as Hardcore Resurreqtion, Qountdown, Qlubtempo, Qontact, Teqnology, Q - Beach, Qrimetime and promo.
In addition, are often seen at festivals like Qlimax satanic character in the background, but Q-Dance took itself far no opinion.