Concerts

  • Nieve Ella on stage in Amsterdam at Paradiso
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    Nieve Ella Rocks Paradiso: Fan Love & Unreleased Hits

    When you see bows in braided hair and flowy outfits with ruffles and lace, you know you’re at the right place! The indie newcomer Nieve Ella played the Paradiso Amsterdam on the 20th of April and her fanbase showed up in style and full of energy and dedication. From start to finish her fans screamed along every word to every song. Even the ones that are not released yet!  Dynamic Set and Vibrant Performance Nieve and her band played a variety of songs from fan favourites to covers to unreleased tracks and shared background stories to most of the tracks. You could just see the excitement and joy radiating from…

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    Raye Makes Her Stunning Debut In The O2 London

    After breaking records and winning 6 awards at the BRITS this month Raye has now followed up with an iconic show at the O2 arena in London. The one night only spectacle called “My 21st Century Symphony” had been sold out within a day due to the high demand to see Raye perform her debut album with The Heritage Orchestra and Flames Collective.  The classy look of the stage sets the mood for this very special night. Silky curtains frame the stage and as a narrator finished the intro RAYE comes out to the front standing under the neon sign illuminating her name. Knowing the history of her debut album…

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    Chappell Roan Review: One Fascinating Performance in Amsterdam

    Chappell Roan is on her Europe tour and takes us on a colourful trip through her debut album The Rise and Fall of a Midwest Princess. On the 9th of December it is finally time. The pop princess is taking over the Melkweg Amsterdam with her colourful energetic show. The audience is showing up in cowboy hats, glitter, leather and highly artistic makeup. Chappell’s shows are a type of costume party as she gives a theme based on one of her songs for each city on her tour. For Amsterdam and Paris, the theme is based on her song My Kink Is Karma. Check out the music video and see…

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    Cigarettes After Sex Concert: Outstanding Moments in Amsterdam

    On the 9th of November Cigarettes After Sex played a hypnotizing show in front of 6000 people in Amsterdam. For the second night in a row, they sold out AFAS Live and enchanted the audience with their dreamy alternative pop.  The whole evening had a cinematic feel to it from beginning to end. I chose my seat on the balcony to watch the stage design and visuals from high up. Slowly the pit and seats beside me started to fill and anticipation was rising as half an hour before the show sepia film scenes started playing on stage accompanied by jazzy music.  Taken into another world The black and white…

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    5 Seconds of Summer – Concert Experience

    The Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer are back on tour! With a TV show concept resembled through their stage design, funny video clips in between breaks and interactive elements they entertained the fans to the fullest. The Mitsubishi Electric Hall in Düsseldorf was hot and buzzing from excitement on the 28th of September when Luke, Ashton, Calum and Michael made the audience dance and jump and go through all the feelings. AR/CO opened for 5 Seconds of Summer and played a set of their spacey electronic music. The Australian duo of Mali-Koa and Leo Stannard invited the audience into the world of their music and put on a good…

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    Jesse Jo Stark – Concert Experience

    On the 6th of September the American singer “Jesse Jo Stark” heated up the “Rotown” Rotterdam with an energetic show. On the Doomed Tour she gets to finally perform her latest album “DOOMED” in Europe. Every song has its own life and she takes us through the variety of her discography. Pre-Show Impressions Let me set the scene. It’s 30 degrees in the Netherlands, everyone is excited to enjoy the last summer days and a bunch of people stand in line in front of the venue Rotown. If you look around there’s dyed hair, leather skirts and fishnets and many excited smiles to be found in the queue. “This is…

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    Lana Del Rey – Concert Experience

    On the 4th of July the sold out Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam hosted Lana Del Rey live in concert. The singers dedicated fanbase has been waiting for years to get tour dates in Europe. The show was announced as a surprise out of the blue and 17.000 fans were lucky to secure tickets. The atmosphere has been something special that I have never experienced in this extreme. Let me take you on a journey through her magical show. Pre-Show Observations Outside of the venue fans have been camping for hours, waiting to see the American singer live. As the queue was growing I spotted outfits varying from white flowy dresses,…

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    The 8 Most Memorable Sets I Saw At Down The Rabbit Hole Festival 2023

    In the middle of the Netherlands, at the Groene Heuvels, music lovers gather each year to enjoy the multi-genre festival Down The Rabbit Hole that has everything you could wish for. In three days, you camp at a lakeside with sand and volleyball nets so whenever you are not at the festival you have a great are to relax and enjoy time with your friends.  As you enter the festival ground there is a variety of 12 stages that host artists from EDM to Indie-Rock to Rap and definitely have a fit for everyone’s taste in music.  Best Party of the Weekend with Fred Again..  It is hard to describe…

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    SZA – Concert Experience

    SZA took over the Lanxess Arena in Cologne on the 11th of June 2023. The SOS tour is filling arenas all over Europe right now and fans can’t wait to finally see the singer back on stage.  For one and a half hours the R’n’B singer Solána Imani Rowe has the crowd standing, singing and dancing to the 30 song setlist.  DJ Castro is opening the show for the first time on this tour and replacing RAYE as the support act for this tour stop. He hypes up the crowd with some rap songs that everyone sings along to. For nearly an hour the arena feels like a club as the fans…

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    Birdy – Concert Experience

    Colourful fairy lights, steep staircases and excited chattering through the hallways. On the 12th of April a crowd is gathering in the Theatre of Rotterdam to experience “Birdy” live in concert. Whether young, old or generations united – The fans of the 26-year-old British singer are diverse. Slowly the floor and balconies fill up and eyes wander through the venue waiting for the show to start.  The Dutch singer Celine Cairo opens for Birdy at this show and steps to the microphone. Enchanted by her strong voice and vulnerable lyrics the crowd looks up to her and listens in anticipation. She tells background stories to her songs and perfectly matches…