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DAN WEISS STAREBABY at Bimhuis

   FEATURING CRAIG TABORN, MATT MITCHELL, BEN MONDER & TREVOR DUNN Dan Weiss (drums, compositions) Ben Monder (guitars) Trevor Dunn (electric bass) Craig Taborn (keyboards, piano) Matt Mitchell (keyboards, piano) Starebaby is the upshot of drummer/composer Dan Weiss’s long-running dream to bring together some of the most accomplished players on the jazz scene to play music that combines […]

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Jambinai

Jambinai at Paard van Troje den Haag

Jambinai Lee Il-woo – guitars, piri Shin Eunyong – geomungo, glockenspiel, vocals Kim Bomi – haegeum, vocals Ryu Myung Hoon – drums Ian Gallagher – bass Paard van Troje den Haag

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Photographing dance using a FujiFilm

Sometimes I have the opportunity to take photos at a dance performance. Photographing dance is like Sports Photography at very low lights. An other side issue, depending on how loud the music is and if your placed between seated audience, you have to operate unnoticed. I have photographed some Flamenco Dance and Classical Indian Dance. […]

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Trevor Dunn

Nels Cline Singers at Bimhuis Amsterdam

Nels Cline Singers at Bimhuis Amsterdam De avond opent met een stuk waarin drummer Amendola zich uitleeft met zijn loopstation en laag over laag een klaterende ritmestructuur opbouwt. Flarden sonische psychedelica, gruizige rock, broeierige jazz, elektronische drones en andere kruisbestuivingen passeren de revue. Er wordt veel materiaal van het laatste album ‘Macroscope’ gespeeld. De nummers […]

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Jamie Saft

Plymouth at The Bimhuis Amsterdam

Plymouth at the Bimhuis was a great journey. It was very great to see those great musicians together on one stage! The sound was overwhelming and you have to listen it a couple of times, so you can follow and listen to each musician and off course as a band. Following on the heels of their successful […]

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Festival Music Meeting 2013 Photos

Music Meeting 2013 offers, besides a considerable number of concerts, a variety of interviews, acoustic sessions, master classes, workshops and workshop bands with festival artists. Visitors are also able to visit movies, crossover-projects and activities for children during the three days in the park. The wilful program is the beating heart of our festival, including […]

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REIJSEGER – FRAANJE – SYLLA: DOWN DEEP

Gaudeamus Muziekweek – At Rasa Ernst Reijseger – Cello Mola Sylla – Vocals, M’bira, Xalam, Kongoma Harmen Fraanje – Piano   This trio creates personal music, evoking strong reactions of audiences. Like spirituals maybe, played by an atheist, a vegetarian and a mussel man.The musicians all contribute with original compositions. Their different backgrounds and individual vocabulary connect miraculously natural.Reijseger, Fraanje and […]

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Living Colour – ‘Vivid’ 25th Anniversary

  Vernon Reid – guitar, vocals Corey Glover – lead vocal Will Calhoun – drums Doug Wimbish – bass, vocals Living Colour is an American rock band from New York City, formed in 1984. Stylistically, the band’s music is a creative fusion influenced by free jazz, funk, hip hop, hard rock, and heavy metal. Their lyrics range from the personal to the political, in some of the latter […]

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Skip “Little Axe” McDonald

Skip has been the prime mover behind Little Axe since around 1992. Under a name inspired by Bob Marley’s Small Axe and gospel singer Willmer ‘Little Ax’ Broadnax, the debut album Wolf That House Built was a personal take on blues and dub, and was released to critical acclaim in 1994. This had followed a […]

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Marc Ribot Ceramic Dog at the Bimhuis

Marc Ribot Ceramic Dog at the Bimhuis Amsterdam, Netherlands 2013 1. chien de faience: expression: frozen with emotion, as in the perfectly still moment before a fight breaks out. 2. Ultimate kitsch object. 3. A free/punk/funk/experimental/psychedelic/post electronica collective, featuring Marc Ribot (cubanos postizos, john zorn, tom waits, etc etc), plus two of the best young players on […]

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