Guest of Honor: Tornado Wallace will shake up the Festifest Pre-Party

Guest of Honor: Tornado Wallace will shake up the Festifest Pre-Party

May 21, 2015 |  by  |  Event, Music

Tornado Wallace is the headliner at the Festifest Pre-Party tomorrow. The bearded Australian DJ/producer, who is currently based in Berlin, is very exited to be playing in Amsterdam! I had a talk with him. (..more)

Music and arts at the intimate Lente Kabinet

Music and arts at the intimate Lente Kabinet

May 21, 2015 |  by  |  Event, Music

Next Saturday, Dekmantel produces the fourth edition of its own festival’s little sister event. It’s a one-day event that offers a variety of intimate music and arts, in Het Twiske just north of Amsterdam. (..more)

Poetic worlds from Fei Alexeli at Charlie + Mary

Poetic worlds from Fei Alexeli at Charlie + Mary

May 19, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

Meet Fei Alexeli, a Greek photographer living in Amsterdam. At the moment she has a photography exhibition at Charlie + Mary. She’s been taking photography serious for only two years now, but already has some great works. Let’s talk!

You studied architecture, when did you become such a photography fanatic?
“I (..more)

Diynamic showcases the very best they have to offer

Diynamic showcases the very best they have to offer

May 18, 2015 |  by  |  Event, Music, Sponsored

Our lovely city is packed with a crazy amount of festivals. That’s a good thing of course but it can be quite hard to choose between them if you’re working with a budget. Let us tell you about one that stands out and is worth your while. Everyone who likes electronic music, even if they don’t know that much about it, must have heard about Diynamic Music. (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: morph x The Gods Planet, BEYOND, Wicked Jazz Sounds Festival

Worth Your Dam Hangover: morph x The Gods Planet, BEYOND, Wicked Jazz Sounds Festival

May 14, 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)

Guest of Honour: Antigone about exploring strange and organic sounds

Guest of Honour: Antigone about exploring strange and organic sounds

May 12, 2015 |  by  |  Event, Music

When I talk to Paris based Concrete resident he’s jetlagged and I’m hung-over so we’re right on the same page. Antigone is part of the vanguard of French techno and his music could be described as emotional and atmospheric. He released some impressive stuff already, he’s got a new EP coming up on legendary Token Records on the 18th this month and has a gig coming up on Ascension Day in Radion. Enough reason for a chat. (..more)

Othello according to Toneelgroep Amsterdam equals must-see theater

Othello according to Toneelgroep Amsterdam equals must-see theater

May 11, 2015 |  by  |  Art, Event

In this reprise of Othello, twelve years have gone by but Ivo van Hove shows his directorial might all over again. (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Mind, Outsiders, Prisma, Gerd Janson & Prins Thomas

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Mind, Outsiders, Prisma, Gerd Janson & Prins Thomas

May 7, 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)

Two minutes of noise on Liberation Day

Two minutes of noise on Liberation Day

May 4, 2015 |  by  |  Event

When our Night Mayor speaks, I’m all ears. While many residents are worried about Amsterdam becoming a nanny city, it’s Mirik Milan’s task to look after the sharp edges of the night. But he wasn’t just responsible for the introduction of the pleasant 24-hour licenses; social and political issues have a night mayor’s attention too. (..more)