For The Record celebrates a year of discovering new music

For The Record celebrates a year of discovering new music

Jun 27, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Lifestyle, Music

In an age of everything digital, a lot of creative new services are being invented, like Uber, AirBnB and Spotify. Specifically the music industry could benefit from this. Since we’ve become accustomed to digital audio files like MP3, WAV or FLAC, we’re not dependent on physical copies of our favorite (..more)

All you need is All We Want Festival

All you need is All We Want Festival

Jun 24, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Music

Once upon a time, in a land far far away, we lived happily ever after. A place where majestic tents (go glamping!), make-believe lands and beauty breathe life into the world around us. It’s a place where peace, joy and wonder fill our hearts. Magic doors and fantastic kingdoms await (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Radion, OT301, Strange Sounds From Beyond

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Radion, OT301, Strange Sounds From Beyond

Jun 23, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Music

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)

Mixtape Monday: June Swing Mix by Oded Nir

Mixtape Monday: June Swing Mix by Oded Nir

Jun 20, 2016 |  by  |  Music

When you talk about high-end bar DJs in Amsterdam, Oded Nir is your man of choice. His mixtape is no less than a perfect compilation of these sensual grooves, sexy vocals and strong keys and rhymes! (..more)

The Holland Festival’s global focus

The Holland Festival’s global focus

Jun 19, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

With the Holland Festival now well past its halfway point, two installation projects this week have delivered on its promise for engaging, politically urgent art.

The Walking Forest
This one took Shakespeare’s Macbeth as its starting point. In an interactive video and theater installation, creator Christiane Jatahy used video interviews of (..more)

BUG explores David Bowie's music videos

BUG explores David Bowie’s music videos

Jun 19, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Music

An exploration of Bowie’s influence on the evolution of the music video medium. (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: The Factory, Nicola Conte, Midnight City

Worth Your Dam Hangover: The Factory, Nicola Conte, Midnight City

Jun 15, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Music

Too many plans for the weekend? (..more)

Mixtape Monday: Vibemobile by Tommy Theo

Mixtape Monday: Vibemobile by Tommy Theo

Jun 7, 2016 |  by  |  Music

Tommy Lambrechtse, also known as Tommy Theo, is making furore with his first release on the just edits label. He proves his ability to present a forward thinking house music set and put you up with a sophisticated groove. (..more)

Conscious living at the Scopophilia Art Festival

Conscious living at the Scopophilia Art Festival

Jun 1, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Music

Scopophilia is a biannual arts festival with a focus on emerging artists, featuring the work of up-and-coming creatives in fashion, painting, sculpture, performance art, theater, spoken word, music, photography and dance. (..more)