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Party Report: REC Festival

Over this past MTV European Music Awards weekend, Rotterdam’s central district was transformed into a hub of open format music as REC Festival celebrated its inaugural edition. Nestled within a slew of venues within the industrial Dutch city, the venues of Transport, Annabel, BAR, Perron, and HipHopHuis brought over 50 acts from around the world over the course of tow days, all leading up to Sunday’s massive European Music Awards (but, we’ll just skip that part in this review). Friday, 4 November saw a more dance music heavy lineup than Saturday’s much more eclectic take on things. Annabel, the biggest ... Read more

MTV Presents REC. Brings Diverse All Star Lineup To Rotterdam

Located in Rotterdam’s Central District, 6 venues and a partking lot will be transformed into the site of MTV presents REC. Festival. As part of MTV Music Week 2016, REC. brings an eclectic lineup of electronic acts, hip hop & grime heavyweights, soul, and more. A simple breakdown of the lineup will yield the following: – Global Sounds: Omar Souleyman, Awesome Tapes from Africa, Ata Kak, King Shiloh Soundsystem, G&B’s aka Frankie Rey and Nidia Minaj. – Hip Hop/Grime: Mick Jenkins, Joey Purp, Terrace Martin, Sonny Green, Noname, Aristophanes and Carlos Niño, Skepta, Stormzy. – Soul: Rhye, Cody ChesnuTT, Mayor ... Read more