updated June 15, 2018
Californian melodic hardcore punk rock founding fathers The Adolescents will not only play Haltpop Festival (near Amsterdam) and venue Willemeen in Arnhem this summer during their European tour, but will also release their brand-new album “Cropduster” filled to the rim with sharp and furious punk rock songs very soon.
See further down below for more details on the shows.
DJ Afrika Bambaataa has confirmed two shows for September via Paperclip Agency: the Godfather of Hip Hop and the inventor of Electro Funk will present his DJ/MC-guided journey through centuries of hip hop and related music in Arnhem, The Netherlands and Genève, Switzerland. Both shows are exclusive shows in their respective countries.
See below for more details on these two shows.
Latin hip hoppers Delinquent Habits, well-known for their mix of hip hop, latin feel, and mariachi sounds, have confirmed their attempt to bring warmth to the cold Netherlands in December this year. Advance sales for these four shows (details see further down below) have started and tickets are selling fast!
Pussy Riot Theatre (RUS)
website, trailer, youtube1, youtube2
Protest art collective based in Moscow formed in 2011 with approx. 11 women participating.They staged unauthorised provocative guerrilla punk rock performances in unusual public places, which brought 3 of them to prison camps. Maria Alyokhina was one of them. She wrote a book about it, “Riot Days”. The book is the basis for this multi-media performance. Read also the great interview in The Music.
new book “Riot Days” (Bertelsmann Pinguin)
bookings for the Netherlands (by Hilde)