Monthly Archives: April 2012

Seen Live: Brooke Fraser

The last time my little brother was in New Zealand, well over a year ago, he tweeted a link to a music video of a local singer-songwriter I never heard of: Brooke Fraser — Something in the Water Fast forward to sometime last year, when I saw that she was coming to Amsterdam for a… Read more »


Last night there was a party for all employees of all the companies in the holding. It was a pretty big party, and a pretty nice one as well. Good food, open bar and quite a bit of entertainment. There were two DJs I never even heard of, Crazy Pianos played two sets (although, after… Read more »

Record Store Day

Today is Record Store Day, as is every third saturday of April. Today, we celebrate (independent) record stores, which, let’s face it, are still awesome. While I recognize the fact that CDs and vinyl are ofter available cheaper online—for me, nothing beats walking into an record store, browse around a bit, and walk out with… Read more »

The Rules

Wish that you and I were lovers But I don’t know the game Please can I have the rules explained again… and again… and again… and again… Solo — The Rules (live at Theater Kikker)

Posted , filed under Music & tagged with .

Seen Live: Yori Swart

The first time I ever heard of Yori Swart was when she was playing in support of Anneke van Giersbergen & Agua de Annique in Hilversum. I liked what I heard, and at the end of the evening I went home with her demo and ms. Van Giersbergen’s words (Ik zag je dansen) still echoing… Read more »