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Fri 06 February

DE PLAYER presents: TETRA GAMMA CIRCULAIRE for ART Rotterdam

TETRA GAMMA CIRCULAIRE is DE PLAYER’s live performance happening as part of ART Rotterdam.

Fri 17 April

Jarrod Lawson (Presented by Radio 6)

Friday, the 17th of April BIRD presents Jarrod Lawson. The soul singer and piano virtuoso has performed with well known artists such as Bilal, Angelique Kidjo, The Average White Band and Maceo Parker. He even had the privilege of performing at Stevie Wonder’s birthday. It doesn’t matter which genre he plays: funk, folk, r&b, rock or jazz, everything he touches changes into soul. His solo debut album was received with great enthusiasm, it’s clear that he’s well on his way to become a legendary soul artist.

Fri 30 January

Open Mic Night at ROOM

Get out of the basement and on to the stage! It’s time for another Open Mic Night in your favourite Living ROOM!

Thu 22 January

Dutch Music Community

BIRD and Dutch Music Community are presenting whole new way of making music, a whole new way of composing. Can you imagine a band that never ceases to amaze? This is exactly what you can expect from Dutch Music Community.

Sun 15 March

Dosmingo presents Labryenco (The Breakfast Club)

Get the ultimate Sunday afternoon feeling with The Breakfast Club at BIRD. A ‘living room’ for anyone who wants to celebrate the end of the week, in a relaxing manner. You’ll start with a brunch buffet and afterwards you can get carried away by the warm sounds of Flamenco. Sunday, the 15th of March Flamenco band Labryenco will perform.

Sun 22 February

Akwasi (The Breakfast Club)

Get the ultimate Sunday afternoon feeling with The Breakfast Club at BIRD. A ‘living room’ for everybody that wants to celebrate the end of the week in relaxing manner. You’ll start with a brunch buffet and afterwards you enjoy the sounds of Akwasi. Sunday the 22nd of February Akwasi will perform and attend a Q&A session.

Sat 21 February

De Deeldeliers Official vinyl- & cd-presentation: Deeldelirium

Jules Deelder and Bas van Lier, a.k.a De Deeldeliers will present their new album Deeldelirium on Saturday, the 21st of February.

Thu 19 February

Kovacs at BIRD

On Thursday, the 19th of February Kovacs will be performing with her band at BIRD. The Dutch 24 year one old is at the point of making it big, recently she signed at Warner Music and that is just one of many great achievements. She has already performed at North Sea Jazz Festival and Lowlands, her single ‘My Love’ charted in the Top 40-tipparade and she has been named 3FM Serious Talent. Kovacs’s music is soulful, with a dark edge that, together with her raspy voice, makes for a unique sound. Which you have to experience at least once… so… why not at BIRD?

Thu 29 January

Popunie presents Diona Fox & Her Ragdolls (Home Grown)

With Home Grown you sit back (with a nice beer!) and enjoy tomorrow’s jazz sounds. The best young, musical talents from Rotterdam (and beyond) will be performing at BIRD. On Thursday, the 29th Diona Fox & Her Ragdolls will be performing.

Sun 08 February

Sherry Sunday – Inspired by Blue Note Records (The Breakfast Club)

Get the ultimate Sunday afternoon feel with The Breakfast Club at BIRD. A ‘living room’ for everybody who wants to celebrate the end of the week, in relaxing manner. You’ll start of with a brunch buffet and afterwards you can get carried away by the warm sounds of Sherry Dyanne. On Sunday, the 8th of February soul and Jazz singer Sherry Dyanne will sing her favorite Blue Note-Tunes

Sun 25 January

BinnensteBuiten presenteert Emil Landman (The Breakfast Club)

Get the ultimate Sunday afternoon feeling with The Breakfast Club at BIRD. A ‘living room’ for anyone who wants to celebrate the end of the week in relaxing manner. You’ll start of with a brunch buffet and afterwards you can let yourself get carried away by the warm sounds of our singer-songwriters, soul divas and jazz virtuosos. Sunday, the 25th Emil Landman will perform and attend a special Q&A session.

Wed 25 February

Tower of Power Tribute (DuvelVibes Sessions)

A jazz club isn’t complete without a weekly jam session, a meeting place for musicians and, most importantly, a musical playground. For you this is the chance to see musicians outside of their normal habitat. In February BIRD is presenting the following sessions.

Wed 18 February

Os Sambatatas (DuvelVibes Sessions)

A jazz club isn’t complete without a weekly jam session, a meeting place for musicians and, most importantly, a musical playground. For you this is the chance to see musicians outside of their normal habitat. In February BIRD is presenting the following sessions.

Thu 05 February

Salsa Meets Jazz Sessions

A jazz club isn’t complete without a weekly jam session, a meeting place for musicians and, most importantly, a musical playground. For you this is the chance to see musicians outside of their normal habitat. In February BIRD is presenting the following sessions.

Sun 18 January

Brazilian Afternoon (The Breakfast Club)

Get the ultimate Sunday afternoon feeling with The Breakfast Club at BIRD. A ‘living room’ for anyone who wants to celebrate the end of the week, in a relaxing manner. You’ll start with a brunch buffet and afterwards you can get carried away by the warm sounds of our singer-songwriters, souldivas and jazz virtuosos. Sunday, the 18th of January, The Brazilian choro and samba of musicschool EPM Holanda will be center stage.

Sat 17 January

WOLFEST CONCERT SERIES is back…

Wolfest meets Sonology. Live electronic music performances with Stefano Sgarbi, Ruben Brovida + Matteo Gatti

Sat 31 January

Noodlebar

After a period of nearly 1 year it was time for Noodlebar to leave the venue Roodkapje and start the search for its own venue. A place where that fits the monthly performances but also where it would be able to give workshops in the future. Luckily Noodlebar found that place at West Kruiskade 51.

Fri 16 January

Vrooom #22

VROOOM will kick off the new year with a particularly off-key program. Maastricht’s Los Dansing Queenc are coming to ban your last remaining notions about music vs art with their anything but straight forward performance.

Fri 16 January

MiMa@Poortgebouw #36 Family Underground (DK), Venein (NL)

Ushering the new year with Mima number 36, with: Family Underground (dk) (Drone-rock duo) and Venein (Rot) (Psychedelic, industrialistic electronics duo)

Sun 25 January

BinnensteBuiten met Emil Landman

Inside Out is a series of interviews with artists. It brings acoustic music to the stage, but also a good conversation in an appropriate location.