Tag: Utrecht

Utrecht’s Dancefair Music Conference Announces 2018 Weekend Dates

The annual Utrecht event, Dancefair, is a haven for electronic music education. Taking place over the weekend of 17-18 February 2018, Dancefair brings some of the brightest minds in electronic music together for two days of seminars, workshops, and panels with the 2018 edition featuring 200 different masterclasses, 170 artists and over 300 dance music brands in attendance. Dancefair focuses on Producers, DJs, modern musicians and industry professionals with artists like Firebeatz, Dirtcaps, Tony Junior, Lucien Foort and Joran van Pol, Luca Pretolesi, Brooks, CMC$ and Dannic participating, it’s a unique opportunity to learn from some of the brightest minds ... Read more

komm schon Alter Gathers Leading Ladies Of The Scene For Special Showcase Events

Ever the wiser, Amsterdam’s komm schon Alter continues to mature in sound and growth bringing a collection of the scene’s best, alongside some of its Leading Ladies, to Rotterdam’s Annabel and Utrecht’s BASIS. First up is Rotterdam! Not only will this be the first time komm schon Alter has descended onto this city, but it will also be the first time it has seen a nightlife even that is strictly and exclusively 24 and up in age. On the evening, the city’s huge stage hosts komm schon Alter resident Miss Melera will headline. Undoubtedly a crowd favorite and positive ambassador of ... Read more

Utrecht’s Domtoren Church Bells Play David Bowie’s ‘Space Oddity’

The world has been in collective mourning for the past three days after the unexpected news hit that one of music’s greatest icons and innovators had passed. But rather than grieving his death, fans of David Bowie have celebrated his life. Like in Brixton, where thousands went outside to dance in the street, chanting his songs until deep in the night. In Berlin, his home during the late seventies, fans went on pilgrimages to Bowie’s old apartment on Neuköln’s Hauptstraße to lay flowers and candles, in tribute to the musical chameleon, who had released his last album and apparent requiem ‘Black Star’ just days ... Read more