Fri 21 September
We present to you Tom Ryan, an Irish singer/songwriter and because there are only good musicians in Ireland, you better be there!
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Sat 25 May
The seventh edition of the Beatmakers Union is pushing the envelope! We got the Fremdtunes Vinyl Market for the Diggers. We have the SoundSupply (TeachMusic) Live jam area with all types of different gear to play around with. We got Beatsets by MOODS and SNEAZE. And of course we got the Live Beatmaking with a special guest in attendance through the Interwebs.
Wed 26 June
After a mini-concert by the young talents we continue with the familiar Wednesday session. Hosted by the young bassist Ronle Rouse (Ron-Le-Bass), the musicians of the Duvel Vibes Talent Sessions will be jamming together on the musical playground of Rotterdam. Check below for more information about the talents.
Wed 12 June
After a mini-concert by the young talents we continue with the familiar Wednesday session. Hosted by the young bassist Ronle Rouse (Ron-Le-Bass), the musicians of the Duvel Vibes Talent Sessions will be jamming together on the musical playground of Rotterdam.
Mon 27 May
Its very simple…. Tonight we’ll listen to this new record all together. If you feel like it, afterwards there’s room for discussion and you can share your thoughts.
Fri 17 May
Jason Coburn spins records and reveals all the secrets to his project 8trk Radio.
Thu 16 May
Weekly live Jazz & Jam-sessions. From 22:00 hrs several Rotterdam-based Jazz artists will perform their illustrious talents on our cosy stage.
From 01:00 Thank god it’s friday party!!!
Thu 30 May
Saurus is a new jazz trio that was created when bassist Camiel Jansen wanted to audition for the Conservatory of Berlin. He asked Hans van Oosterhout, drum teacher at Codarts, for help recording the demo. Together with Alessandro Russo, tenor saxophonist and impro-god from Italy, they formed a trio and Saurus was born.
Sun 09 June
Sherry Dyanne is a soul and jazz singer with a natural, authentic retro sound. Her voice takes you to the days of Billie Holiday, Dinah Washington, freshly baked apple pie and nostalgic jazz clubs. That’s Sherry’s style: a combination of past and present, jazz and soul.
Thu 20 June
Eduardo Rojo is currently studying at Codarts, the Conservatory of Rotterdam. Previously, he studied classical piano at the conservatory of Tenerife and he received his master jazz piano in Barcelona so Eduardo Rojo is a respected figure in the Spanish jazz scene.
Thu 16 May
The 4th Vrooom event; in which Phil Minton and Audrey Chen plumb into the depths of their very own bodily instruments, Oto.3 will be plotting their own delicate musical plan, and act number three (whose name we are not to reveal for an element of super suspense) will be just as interesting as the aforementioned. Apart from this, as always there will be nice music and drinks before and after the Live performances.
Sat 08 June
On this concert evening Hidde van Schie will present his debut double album and a brand new publication designed by 75B about his artwork at Kantine Walhalla.
Thu 30 May
On the 30th of May, Firma ZINtuig will indulge you in a night filled with ambiance and live entertainment in BIRD.
Characterized by a large variety of acts such as comedy, poetry and live music, a cosy setting and the creative outburst that follows, this night will be one to never forget!
Thu 04 July
Home Grown is BIRD’s new breeding ground for musical talent. An opportunity for young musicians to perform on a professional stage, develop new sounds in front of an audience (that doesn’t solely exist of friends, parents and grandmothers). Thursday the 4th of July the Niek de Bruijn Trio will give a performance at BIRD.
Sat 25 May
Tribute to legendary rapper/producer Guru by The RE:FRESHED ORCHESTRA. Special guests are Benjamin Herman (sax), Lola Green (vocals) and Frankadelic (dj).
Fri 07 June
A late-night program of live music by three Rotterdam based acts that stretch the boundaries of electro, pop music, art and performance.
Sat 06 July
Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde is a hip-hop group that became well known in the early nineties (then known by the name, The Pharcyde) as one of the first alternative underground hip hop acts. At a time when gangsta rap, especially around the West Coast, prevailed, these four men were standing out in the crowd with their own unique sound.
Sat 29 June
The Heliocentrics is a London-based music collective which can’t be easily put in a box . Those who tried called it contemporary acid jazz, although you can also find elements of hip hop, funk, modern jazz, psychedelic electronics and world music. The Heliocentrics’ musical versatility can also be found in their collaborations.
Sun 26 May
KAL Band is a urban Romani band from the Belgrade suburbs. The music style that this band has created, western critics call Rock’n’Roma. From 2006, when they started their career, to the present, the band has played over 400 concerts.
Fri 10 May
Koffie5euro presents Dorcelsius and I love you. The first band is from Berlin/Paris, the second solo band came all the way from Chicago. Together they are doing a Europe-tour and will stop by in Rotterdam this Friday.
Fri 17 May
Excellent, nicely balanced double bill highlighting the vocal and strings arts of the duo Jessika Kenney & Eyvind Kang and upcoming Colombian ambient pop chanteuse and multi-instrumentalist Lucrecia Dalt. Be sure not to miss out on this one!