Mixtape Monday: Rare Happiness by Marlon Hoffstadt

Mixtape Monday: Rare Happiness by Marlon Hoffstadt

Jul 6, 2015 |  by  |  Music

Berliner Marlon Hoffstadt is on fire since his hit Shake That with Dansson. We had the honor to have him on this month’s Mixtape Monday. The selection of tracks he provided is one to be remembered, he shows his versatile knowledge of what connoisseurs call house music anno 2015 with a wink to roots in jazz and blues. (..more)

Spectacular suffering in Stad der Blinden

Spectacular suffering in Stad der Blinden

Jul 6, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

Theater Utrecht’s Thibaud Delpeut offers a suffocating version of José Saramago’s novel in the magnificent NDSM location. (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: PITCH, Sekoia, Kornuit SE22IONS

Worth Your Dam Hangover: PITCH, Sekoia, Kornuit SE22IONS

Jul 2, 2015 |  by  |  Event

Too many plans for the weekend? Let me narrow your options down by weekly suggesting the events where you can meet, dance and drink with Amsterdam’s finest crowds. After all, ‘a hangover ain’t worth the pain if the party is lame’. So here’s where you weekend warriors should go to for next Monday’s hangover. (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Konstrukt, VBX, DJ Harvey

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Konstrukt, VBX, DJ Harvey

Jun 24, 2015 |  by  |  Event

Too many plans for the weekend? Let me narrow your options down by weekly suggesting the events where you can meet, dance and drink with Amsterdam’s finest crowds. After all, ‘a hangover ain’t worth the pain if the party is lame’. So here’s where you weekend warriors should go to for next Monday’s hangover. (..more)

Volkshotel celebrates its first birthday

Volkshotel celebrates its first birthday

Jun 23, 2015 |  by  |  Event

One year ago the Volkshotel opened its doors, although it seems like yesterday. This Saturday the hotel is celebrating its birthday by bringing back the best acts and events from the previous year. From 9am till 4am the entire building including Canvasopde7e, Werkplaats and Doka will be filled with culture in the broadest sense of the word. Oh and did I mention it’s free? Let me give you a few highlights of the program. (..more)

The Club De Cantineros cocktail collective opens in Amsterdam

The Club De Cantineros cocktail collective opens in Amsterdam

Jun 21, 2015 |  by  |  Event, Food

It’s an exciting road ahead for the Dutch cocktail scene. The original club began in Cuba of handpicked bartending talent, during the American prohibition era, to propagate exceptional industry knowledge, finesse in bartending and fairer working conditions. It went on to greatly influence bartenders globally. The Club proudly lives by the ethos ‘for bartenders by bartenders’, striving to elevate and celebrate cocktail skill, recipes and service. (..more)

Back to nature with Synchrodogs at Walls Gallery

Back to nature with Synchrodogs at Walls Gallery

Jun 19, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

It looks like my birthday present comes a day early this year. Two of my favorite photographers, a duo named Synchrodogs, are having an exhibition at Walls, starting tomorrow. How cool is that? The Ukrainian couple, Tania Shcheglova and Roman Noven, fell in love with each other and started to work together as professional artists under one name. (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Festifest, JP Enfant invites Luke Hess, Is Burning

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Festifest, JP Enfant invites Luke Hess, Is Burning

Jun 18, 2015 |  by  |  Event

Too many plans for the weekend? Let me narrow your options down by weekly suggesting the events where you can meet, dance and drink with Amsterdam’s finest crowds. After all, ‘a hangover ain’t worth the pain if the party is lame’. So here’s where you weekend warriors should go to for next Monday’s hangover. (..more)

15 years of sexy Appelsap

15 years of sexy Appelsap

Jun 17, 2015 |  by  |  Event, Music

Past editions blew the Oosterpark away with names like Pharoahe Monch, The Opposites and De Jeugd van Tegenwoordig. With 15 years of good music, I can say for sure: Appelsap is one of the BIG guys. Specialised in fresh hip-hop, R&B, soul and bass music, this festival is definitely a must-visit. (..more)