Local Rockstars: 30 years of Some Chemistry

Local Rockstars: 30 years of Some Chemistry

Feb 10, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Music

He’s a household name in the local party scene, being Next Monday’s Hangover’s resident and booker and of course through countless gigs as Some Chemistry. Unknown to most, he started off as a true rockstar, and over the years evolved into the musical genius we all know and love. To celebrate his upcoming 30th birthday he’ll pull off an all-nighter in Canvas on Saturday. Time for a trip down memory lane! (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Soundmachine, Some Chemistry, Slowmotion Club

Worth Your Dam Hangover: Soundmachine, Some Chemistry, Slowmotion Club

Feb 10, 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)

The Enigma of Arrival welcomes an emerging literary powerhouse

The Enigma of Arrival welcomes an emerging literary powerhouse

Feb 8, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

John Freeman is no stranger to the literary world. A prolific writer and book reviewer fresh from a stint as editor-in-chief at Granta magazine, Freeman has proven a driven, relentless presence on the international literary scene since the early years of his career, which is why the immediate success of his latest venture, the biannual anthology Freeman’s, comes as no surprise. (..more)

Oostpool chronicles Smith and Mapplethorpe, but it hits the head not the heart

Oostpool chronicles Smith and Mapplethorpe, but it hits the head not the heart

Feb 7, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

Good performances and a well-constructed overview of the lives of two icons with the occasional hint at poetic freedom can’t save an aimless production. (..more)

Come dig or kick back at Volkshotel's new vinyl market

Come dig or kick back at Volkshotel’s new vinyl market

Feb 3, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Music

Ever since the vinyl game is resurrected and alive and well more and more vinyl sales in all shapes and sizes keep popping up. From huge ones like Recordplanets’ fair in the RAI a couple of weeks ago, to more intimate sales like the one this Sunday. It’s great to see the revival of vinyl doing so well and attracting a wider audience than ever. (..more)

Fast and curious at Generation '16 by MOAM

Fast and curious at Generation ’16 by MOAM

Feb 1, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event, Fashion

Everyday life is an entrance for new talent. The future is happening now and creativity is booming in cities like Amsterdam. That’s why MOAM organizes an exhibition each year with the best of the best youngsters in the creative field. From illustration to design, from fashion to documentary; it’s all (..more)

Worth Your Dam Hangover: MIND, LET, NGHTDVSN, Oostkaap, XXX, Studio 80

Worth Your Dam Hangover: MIND, LET, NGHTDVSN, Oostkaap, XXX, Studio 80

Jan 27, 2016 |  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)

Local Rockstars: Tim Hoeben about the tension between house and disco

Local Rockstars: Tim Hoeben about the tension between house and disco

Jan 26, 2016 |  by  |  Event, Music

Tim Hoeben is everywhere. No, seriously. Everywhere. He was a resident at Trouw and Studio 80 (may they both rest in peace) and still is at Disco Dolly. So it’s save to say his style is extremely diverse. He seems to be playing at every party in town, including at Oostkaap in Cruquiusgilde this Saturday. (..more)

Artistic differences become the work in this layered telling of Amadeus

Artistic differences become the work in this layered telling of Amadeus

Jan 23, 2016 |  by  |  Art, Event

De Warme Winkel invites theater veteran Marien Jongewaard and of course it results in an exceptionally clever piece of showmanship. (..more)