Author: Jaap Kersten
Jaap started to be passionate about electronic music around the age of 16. Now, nearly 15 years later this is still what his life revolves around. Playing deephouse and disco sets under his moniker Jay Christian he spreads his love for music wherever he can. With a love for house, disco, soul & funk music and a vinyl digging addiction he has a firm basis to rely on. Besides having a specific taste in music, he's always looking for new styles and will give you an open minded opinion.
We’re very proud to have Eric Volta behind the decks during our third instalment of SUB/FIX this Friday. So before he makes his way to Amsterdam we thought it was a good idea to have a bit of banter with the underground renegade. Since his releases on Visionquest and No.19, the Berlin-based virtuoso’s career is taking off. It’s about bloody time. Why? Because this guy deserves to make his sound heard across the globe. That sound isn’t house, it isn’t techno either, it doesn’t even float somewhere in between. It’s unlike anything you have ever heard, quite frankly, and will ... Read more
It has been almost two years since Black Box started hosting the Wednesday nights at Studio 80. With continuous growth in visitors, Black Box provides a clear example that clubbing isn’t just a weekend thing anymore. With their second birthday coming up on September 13th it seems just about the perfect time to review the past year and, of course, to look forward to the coming one. Over the past two years Black Box has been a constant growing factor in the Amsterdam club scene. Starting off with a focus on slow, sexy, at times even poppy deephouse, think Maceo ... Read more