TERRY RILEY & STARGAZE – In C | Live Performance | World Minimal Mvsic Festival

We returned to Amsterdam's Muziekgebouw for the World Minimal Music Festival and a performance from one of the great musical pioneers of our time, Terry Riley. Here's his now-seminal composition In C, performed by Stargaze. Directed by Sonny Jake, Edited by Martina Ricci Legrand. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJPJywWfyGo Stargaze is a European orchestral collective of contemporary musicians, an… Continue lendo TERRY RILEY & STARGAZE – In C | Live Performance | World Minimal Mvsic Festival


NILE RODGERS & CHIC – Live @ Pinkpop (2022)

Nile Rodgers (born September 19, 1952) is an American musician, record producer and composer. The co-founder of CHIC, Rodgers has written, produced, and performed on records that have sold more than 500 million albums and 75 million singles worldwide. He is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a three-time Grammy Award–winner, and the… Continue lendo NILE RODGERS & CHIC – Live @ Pinkpop (2022)

BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)

Bernard "Buddy" Rich (September 30, 1917 – April 2, 1987) was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. Rich was billed as "the world's greatest drummer" and was known for his virtuosic technique, power, groove, and speed. Rich was born in Manhattan, New York, to Jewish vaudevillians Bess (Skolnik) and Robert Rich.:6 His talent for rhythm… Continue lendo BUDDY RICH BIG BAND – Live @ The North Sea Jazz Festival (1978)


Clan of Xymox, also known as simply Xymox, are a Dutch rock band formed in 1981 best known as pioneers of darkwave music. Clan of Xymox featured a trio of singers and songwriters – Ronny Moorings, Anka Wolbert, and Pieter Nooten – and gained success in the 1980s, releasing their first two albums on 4AD,… Continue lendo CLAN OF XYMOX – How Long

KOVACS – Not Scared of Giants

Sharon Kovacs (1990-), known professionally as Kovacs, is a Dutch singer from Baarlo. In March 2022, Kovacs released the single Not Scared Of Giants, reportedly a preview of a new album. It was accompanied by an impressive video which was filmed and sung live in one take. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONtNwZ5uCic You read me fairy tales 'til I was… Continue lendo KOVACS – Not Scared of Giants

FOCUS now and then: Hocus Pocus (live in 1973/2021)

Focus are a Dutch progressive rock band formed in Amsterdam in 1969 by keyboardist, vocalist, and flautist Thijs van Leer, drummer Hans Cleuver, bassist Martijn Dresden, and guitarist Jan Akkerman. The band have undergone numerous formations in its history; since December 2016, it has comprised van Leer, drummer Pierre van der Linden, guitarist Menno Gootjes,… Continue lendo FOCUS now and then: Hocus Pocus (live in 1973/2021)

VAN HALEN – Love Walks In

From the album 5150 (1986) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4u3StTsVDD0 Contact is all it takesTo change your life to lose your place in timeContact, asleep or awakeComing around you may wake up to findQuestions deep within your eyesNow more than ever you realize And then you sense a changeNothing feels the sameAll your dreams are strangeLove comes walkin' inSome… Continue lendo VAN HALEN – Love Walks In