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Alternative Guide to Rotterdam

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Sun 02 November

Festival Jazz International Rotterdam 2014

This year, the fourteenth edition of the Festival Jazz International Rotterdam. An intimate three-day festival from Friday, October 31 untill Sunday, November 2nd at LantarenVenster.

Sat 01 November

Festival Jazz International Rotterdam 2014

This year, the fourteenth edition of the Festival Jazz International Rotterdam. An intimate three-day festival from Friday, October 31 untill Sunday, November 2nd at LantarenVenster.

Sat 01 November

Festival Jazz International Rotterdam 2014

This year, the fourteenth edition of the Festival Jazz International Rotterdam. An intimate three-day festival from Friday, October 31 untill Sunday, November 2nd at LantarenVenster.

Fri 31 October

Festival Jazz International Rotterdam 2014

This year, the fourteenth edition of the Festival Jazz International Rotterdam. An intimate three-day festival from Friday, October 31 untill Sunday, November 2nd at LantarenVenster.

Sat 08 November

Popronde: Apneu + Naive Set + Single Pilot

Popronde is the number one travelling music festival of The Netherlands. This year’s edition will call in at 31 cities.“Popronde offers 100 talented and growing Dutch acts the opportunity to gain experience in touring and performing, to draw better crowds and to expand their network beyond their own regions.

Sun 02 November

Martin Bisi: live + film + Jozef van Wissem

Martin Bisi is an American producer and songwriter. He is known for recording important records by Sonic Youth, Swans, John Zorn, Material, Bill Laswell, Helmet, Unsane, The Dresden Dolls, Cop Shoot Cop, Herbie Hancock’s Grammy-winning song Rockit and many more.

Wed 12 November

POEMSS + The Thing With Five Eyes

Poemss is a musical project from Toronto-based producer and music artist Joanne Pollock in collaboration with Aaron Funk, who’s recorded music as Venetian Snares.

Sat 15 November

Retox Iii - The Teknoist / Niveau Zero / Stazma The Junglechrist / Iszoloscope / Apzolut

RETOX III will bring you an evening filled with noise. From breakcore to dubstep, to industrial, beats & synths!

With artists from France, Canada, the UK and NL.

Sun 02 November

Smal Water & Slack Bird @ Koffie5Euro.

Sunday 2 November we have another Zonde Van Je Zondag part 2. Folk and Delta Blues with Smal Water and Slack Bird. You are welcome and entrance is free!

Sun 26 October

MiMa # 31 Half High (AUS) + Astor (UK) + M.Klein & W.Venema (R’dam)

Music from Australia, the UK and Rotterdam.

Fri 24 October

VROOOM #19

Vrooom doesn’t waste time and nailed another fine event right after its Stubnitz benefit event last weekend. Expect unexpected electro-acoustic interventions from Italy (Tilde), very local Rotterdamned visualism (Pulp Vision Machine) and fun absurdist Francophone pop miniatures (Le Chevalier De Rinchy). Another evening of paradoxical harmony.

Fri 31 October

MiMa #30: MIAUX (be) / Volmacht (be) / Peter Fengler (r’dam)

Miaux (be) / Volmacht (be) / Peter Fengler (r’dam) Uber Melancholic Casio Tunes / Power Electronics by Slapstick Softies / Ultra Hobbyisme

Sun 19 October

Brewing Jazz am Sonntag

From now on there will be more jazz on Katendrecht. As it should be. Every Sunday there will be jazz at the Kaapse Brouwers starting at 16.00 hrs.

Sat 29 November

Art Rocks Museumronde

Art Rocks is a music competition that brings art and music together. Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Centraal Museum Utrecht and Groninger Museum challenge musicians to make a track inspired by an art piece from their collection. On november 30th you can listen to the best tracks at Museum Boijmans van Beuningen.

Sun 19 October

Brutal Blues + Child Abuse + Gewoon Fucking Raggen + Dead Neanderthals + Svartvit

A very pleasant quintuple t(h)rashing that will help you assess the state of affairs of REAL extreme music. Compact sets, no breaks, no holds barred!

Wed 15 October

KARAOKEBAR

All golden nightingale and squeeking voice wonders unite at BAR for a late night KARAOKE SESSION

Fri 14 November

Releaseparty Ollie - De Recessie mini-album

Finally, on November 13th rapper/songwriter Ollie will release his first Dutch album. It’s called “De Recessie” (The Recession) and to celebrate this a releaseparty will be given at RAAF. On this night you can expect a showcase with tracks from the album, as well as some new upcoming tracks. Family, friends and lovers of music are welcome to swing by grab a drink, have a bite and a chat. See you there!

Sat 25 October

Palindroom Party

The one and only presentation of ‘Palindroom’, the new single by Niek Hilkmann, in ‘De Frikandel’!

Fri 24 October

ROOTS & CULTURES #8: Karlijn Verhagen & Floris Olivier

Every month Roots & Routes works together with RAAF and Albeda College Rotterdam for a special evening full of young talent. Every edition of Roots&Cultures there are two showcases performed by young artists which all study ‘music & production’ at the Albeda College in Rotterdam. 24th of october we have the talanted Karlijn Verhagen & Floris Olivier! Don’t miss it!

Thu 13 November

OFF ROTTERDAM

During the Rotterdam Popweek, on November 13th photographer Marcel Kollen will present his photo book OFF ROTTERDAM in Rotown. A photo document in black and white of the current music scene.