by A Pop Life (Erwin Barendregt)
Paradiso, the ultimate concert venue of The Netherlands and surrounding countries of the world, turns 50 years old. A look back on its rich history and a tribute to 50 years of pop music in Amsterdam.
Tags: D'Angelo, Iggy Pop, Kraftwerk, LCD Soundsystem, Lenny Kravitz, Prince, Public Enemy, Ramones, Smashing Pumpkins, Specials, Underworld, Waterboys, Wendy & Lisa
Music and branding go together, more and more. Logos are a part of that. An inventory of the strongest & best known band & artist logos.
Tags: ABBA, Bauhaus, Crass, Dead Kennedys, Deadmau5, Kraftwerk, Motörhead, Nine Inch Nails, Nirvana, Pixies, Prince, Public Enemy, Public Image Ltd, Queen, Radiohead, Rammstein, Ramones, Rolling Stones, Simple Minds, Smashing Pumpkins, Van Halen, Weezer
Guilty pleasures: a strange and peculiar phenomenon. Why the need measure and compare your musical taste to others think? However, the temptation is too big, even for me: a top 10…
Tags: ABBA, Army Of Lovers, Barbra Streisand, Barry Gibb, Beatles, Boney M, Foxy Brown, Genesis, Grease, John Denver, KC & The Sunshine Band, Kraftwerk, Lime, Meco, Phil Collins, Rob de Nijs, Village People
by Timur Barendregt Ates
The second story by my son Timur. The goings on at the North Sea Jazz Festival and other music memories.
Tags: Amy Winehouse, Battles, Buddy Guy, James Brown, John Denver, Kraftwerk, Lianne La Havas, Mark Ronson, Outkast, Pharrell Williams, Starset
The greatest albumcovers, plus covers selected by visitors. Nice viewing!
Tags: Beastie Boys, Big Brother & The Holding Company, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, Captain Beefheart, Chuck Berry, Clash, Cult, Doe Maar, Frank Sinatra, Frank Zappa, Jean Michel Jarre, Jimi Hendrix, John Lee Hooker, Kraftwerk, Linton Kwesi Johnson, Lou Reed, New Order, Nirvana, Oi, Osibisa, Outsiders, Parliament, Prince, Public Enemy, Queen, Ramones, Raymond van het Groenewoud, Rory Gallagher, Santana, Scorpions, Sex Pistols, T. Rex, Ted Nugent, Tröckener Kecks, Vangelis, Velvet Undergound, World Party
Concert, Top 50
Coming after the album top 50, I present the 50 best concerts I witnessed before my 50th birthday!
Tags: Arcade Fire, Bruce Springsteen, Concert, Cure, D'Angelo, David Sylvian, Eels, Family Stand, George Clinton, Iggy Pop, Kraftwerk, Lauryn Hill, LCD Soundsystem, Lenny Kravitz, Morrissey, Nick Cave, Outkast, Paul McCartney, Prince, Public Enemy, Radiohead, Ramones, Rolling Stones, Roxy Music, Sezen Aksu, Smashing Pumpkins, Specials, Sufjan St, Top 50, U2, Underworld, Waterboys, Wendy & Lisa
On March 14th 2016 I turned 50. In honor of that occasion and to the music my top 50 best albums. Today numbers 50 to 26.
Tags: Amy Winheouse, Bob Dylan, Cat Power, Dead Kennedys, Discharge, Fatal Flowers, Frank Zappa, Genesis, Ice Cube, James Brown, Jimi Hendrix, Joy Division, Kraftwerk, Linton Kwesi Johnson, Lone Justice, Motörhead, Outkast, Parliament, Pixies, Ramones, Sezen Aksu, Simple Minds, Sufjan Stevens, Talking Heads, Top 50, Underworld
Album yearlist 1991
Tags: Family Stand, Kraftwerk, Pearl Jam, Public Enemy, R.E.M.
Album yearlist 1977
Tags: David Bowie, Fleetwood Mac, Iggy Pop, Kraftwerk, Sex Pistols
Album yearlist 1974
Tags: Genesis, Kraftwerk, Neil Young, Parliament, Queen
2/5: Very disappointing Kraftwerk show, particularly with the stunning Paradiso shows in January in the back of my mind.
4½/5: Kraftwerk playing Trans-Europe Express. An impressive experience at Paradiso, quadraphonic sound, beautiful animations. Really happy I got to see this.
4½/5: Kraftwerk playing Autobahn. An impressive experience at Paradiso, quadraphonic sound, beautiful animations. Really happy I got to see this.
Please be advised that English is not my native tongue.
Whenever you come across clumsy sentences and/or sayings, due to insufficient knowledge of the English language, please accept my apologies and let me know. I will fix that as soon as possbile.
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