Category: Concert

Live Aid, the day the world cared (and wanted to see music)

Live Aid Posters (

On July 13th, 1985, the most important and impressive concert of the 1980s took place in London and Philadephia: the benefit concert Live Aid. A look back.

Live Aid in the Dutch press

Live Aid - de Volkskrant 07/12/1985 (

Live Aid was the ultimate live event in the 1980s. A lot was written about it, in the Dutch press as well. A small selection of publications in 1985.

Prince live in 1990, the story of the Nude tour

Prince - Nude Tour - Rotterdam (

On June 2nd, 1990, Prince launched his Nude Tour in Rotterdam. Following two of his most ambitious tours yet, it was time to relax and have some fun. The main goal was to have a party!

Prince – Nude Tour Book

Prince - Nude Tour Book (

Prince’s 1990 Nude Tour also spawned a tour book. For the first time Prince looked back, in writing also. The scans of the beautifully designed tour book!

Prince – Nude Tour – The reviews

Prince - Nude Tour - Reviews (

Prince’s 1990 Nude Tour received heavy press coverage. No unanimous praise this time, but disappointment and admiration went hand in hand. A selection of reviews.

Prince 1995 Ultimate Live Experience in Holland (by guest author Edward)

Prince, Brabanthallen, Den Bosch, Holland, 1995 (

Personal memories of the 4 ‘Ultimate Live Experience’ shows Prince staged in 1995 in Den Bosch and Amsterdam. A magical time for Prince music lovers!

U.K. Subs

U.K. Subs 15-02-2020 concertkaartje (

3½/5: Very entertaining show by U.K. Subs, who raced through their set within an hour. Great evening!

Closing Of 2019

Closing of 2019. What was good? What wasn’t? What were the main events? What blog stories were favorite? A look back at 2019.

Fırat Tanış

Firat Tanis 12/14/2019 concert ticket (

4/5: A great closer of the concert year 2019. A beautiful story by Fırat Tanış accompanied by beautiful songs performed at a very high level.

Sibel Can

Sibel Can 12/07/2019 concert ticket (

1½/5: Bad show by the Turkish diva who came to Europe to steal money from her fans with an inferior show.

FKA Twigs

FKA Twigs 12/03/2019 concert ticket (

5/5: A definite highlight of 2019 and a night I won’t ever forget. FKA Twigs at Carré in Amsterdam. Impressive, moving and special.

Altın Gün

Altin Gun 11/28/2019 concert ticket (

2/5: This was not Altın Gün’s night. Dispassionate, grumpy, the atmosphere was way off. Too bad.


Underworld 11/23/2019 concert ticket (

4½/5: Underworld conquers the Amsterdam Ziggo Dome effortlessly. A fantastic evening with perfect sound, impressive lighting and a phenomenal setlist.

Taksim Trio

Taksim Trio 11/15/2019 concert ticket (

4/5: Surprisingly good show by Taksim Trio, which consists of three Turkish virtuosos. Lots of Sezen Aksu!

Ibrahim Maalouf

Ibrahim Maalouf Tour Header 10-11-2019 (

4/5: Ibrahim Maalouf at a delirious Paradiso with an 11 piece band on a heightened stage. At times breathtakingly beautiful.