Tag: Trainspotting

Amsterdam Dance Event Announces First Names For 2017

It’s that time of year again. Time to start planning the annual electronic music pilgrimage that is Amsterdam Dance Event. For 2017, ADE is going bigger than ever before with some 2500 artists performing across 140 venues in the Dutch Capital. Amongst the first wave of names, which you can see in full below, are Danny Tenaglia, Fatima Yamaha, Jeff Mills, Joris Voorn, and Nicole Moudaber. Previously announced daytime and special events include an opening concert with the Metropole Orchestra,as well as music pioneer Gary Numan and Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh will be taking part in the daytime events. Amsterdam ... Read more

Trainspotting 2: A New Soundtrack

Danny Boyle’s movies are well known for their heavy reliance on soundtrack. In interviews on the subject he has referred to the songs he uses as though they themselves were characters in his films. Many of his greatest cinematic moments hinge around an iconic piece of music. Whether it be taking something familiar and subverting it’s context (see Bill Withers’ Lovely Day in 127 Hours) or hitting the audience with something relatively recent and securing it as a classic. Boyle is not afraid of making bold choices and that’s why his soundtracks are so popular in an age when most ... Read more