One lovely day we were driving through the streets of Dushanbe (this rhymes!) and I saw a sign promoting a concert of Sadriddin & Ghazaal Enayat. I was mostly interested in Sadriddin, because this was a concert in his own country. I wanted to see how he will perform, how the audience will react to him and the… Continue reading Tajikistan part 2: Sadriddin live in Dushanbe!
Story time! Today my parents and I went to Centre Island, an island close to Toronto. If you google it the information you will get about this place is “a reprieve from the hustle and bustle of the city”, a pretty calm area. We went there and walked around when I clearly heard loud… Continue reading From walking on an island near Toronto to suddenly seeing @Nas perform…
Yesterday I finally got the chance to see the young and talented Mr. Sam Smith perform live at the People’s Place in Amsterdam. This of course was a great way to spend my Wednesday evening! The second Sam Smith started singing I thought: “Pshht that’s exactly what I sound like when I sing in… Continue reading Been there, saw that: Sam Smith live @ People’s Place Amsterdam
Mayer Hawthorne’s music has been bringing a smile on my face for several years now but somehow I never got the chance to see him perform. This finally changed on the 16th of October when I went to his show at the Melkweg in Amsterdam. I asked a friend of mine to join me to his… Continue reading Been there, saw that: Mayer Hawthorne @ Melkweg, Amsterdam
A week ago I went to see Rudimental perform in Utrecht, the Netherlands. I have been listening to their album “Home” so much that I really had to go to their concert. The album has all the different U.K. music styles and gives the listener a little bit of everything. They’ve truly done a great… Continue reading Been there, saw that: Rudimental live @ Tivoli, Utrecht (22-05-2013)
On Saturday the 25th of May I went to see the Re:Freshed Orchestra perform at Grounds (Rotterdam). The orchestra consists of very talented young people whose love for music can be felt from miles away. They have been performing all over the Netherlands for a while now and I’ve never read a bad review about… Continue reading Been there, saw that: Re:Freshed Orchestra live @ Grounds, Rotterdam
RDGLDGRN is an American band from Virginia. I had never heard of them before I saw them perform on the 22nd of May at the Tivoli n Utrecht. I actually had no idea how to even pronounce their name. My friend and I were just calling them ‘the consonants’ until during their show we found out… Continue reading Pictures: RDGLDGRN live @ Tivoli (Utrecht)