Author Archive for Jaimy

Fall Out Boy at Heineken Music Hall

One and a half years since Fall Out Boy was standing on stage in the Heineken Music Hall in Amsterdam once again they grace the same venue, with an expanded fanbase, and an all-new setlist. Welcome to the American Beauty/American Psycho tour.…

Pvris at Trix

Pvris hasn’t been around for a long time, in fact they only formed in 2012, and last October they released their first album ‘White Noise’. They hadn’t toured Europe so now was the perfect time for them to do so.   They kicked off their…

Interview: All Time Low

Last March, after touring through the UK and Australia, All Time Low took on another continent and toured through Europe all the while promoting their new album Future Hearts. Cassette Culture had the chance to meet up with the guys and got to ask them a…

Silverstein at Melkweg

Silverstein‘s album Discovering the Waterfront has recently reached the age of 10 and that deserves a celebration, or more appropriately, a tour. Fortunately for the fans in Amsterdam, they swung by Melkweg bringing As It Is and Lonely The Brave as their…

Of Mice and Men at Melkweg

Of Mice and Men just released their reissue of Restoring Force, Restoring Force:Full Circle. The Full Circle Tour is going to America and Europe, but first – Europe. After being in the Netherlands a couple of times last year, Of…

Lights at Melkweg

After two years Lights came back to the Netherlands. In September last year she released her new album Little Machines.  Now she’s touring to Europe to let everyone hear her new songs. Thursday February 5 was the day all the…

Gerard Way in the Melkweg

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Gerard Way went solo. Ex-front-man of My Chemical Romance is back, but with his own album, ‘Hesitant Alien’. His first performance he did as a solo artist was at Reading&Leeds festival. Half a year later he is at the Melkweg…

Jaimy: 2014 in music

My year was again full of music. I went to many concerts, found new bands, rediscovered old bands, studied music management, lots of things happened music related. 2014 in music was good and bad, bands released music, albums, songs or…

Tonight Alive: Setting goals, and again

Tonight Alive almost finished touring with ONE OK ROCK through Europe when we sat down with them for a little chat. There were only two shows to go, one of them is in the Melkweg in Amsterdam. Tonight Alive headlined…

ONE OK ROCK at Melkweg

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ONE OK ROCK is touring Europe again, this time they brought Tonight Alive and Mallory Knox with them. Thirteen shows in two weeks.  There were only two shows left of the tour and Amsterdam was one of them. December 13th…

The Gaslight Anthem at Heineken Music Hall

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The Gaslight Anthem toured Europe this fall to celebrate their new album Get Hurt. They stood on some of the big festivals all around Europe the last couple of years. During a headlining tour through Europe they also stopped in…

Asking Alexandria had Secrets joining them

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Almost one year ago Asking Alexandria announced their Europe/UK tour. A few months later they announced their supports: Secrets, Crown The Empire and The Ghost Inside. For a metalcore fan this is a killer line-up. It wasn’t an evening where…

Tonight Alive live at the Melkweg

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Tonight Alive has been touring mostly festivals this summer. Between all the festivals Tonight Alive decided to do two exclusive headlining shows in the Netherlands. At the 16th of August it was time for Tonight Alive to play at the…

Emergenza festival at Melkweg Amsterdam

Emergenza is the world’s largest festival for unsigned bands. The history of Emergenza Festival goes back to 1992 in Rome, Italy. The first few years Emergenza was an Italian festival. In 1996 the first Emergenza Festival in Paris took place…

The Wonder Years At Tivoli de Helling

The Wonder Years just finished their tour in the UK and now it was time to head to the Netherlands. The Wonder Years is a pop-punk band from America. Last year they brought out their album ‘Greatest Generation’. With this…

Of Mice & Men at Melkweg in Amsterdam

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Of Mice & Men is a metalcore band from Costa Mesa, California. They released their new album Restoring Force on January 24, 2014 and decided to tour through the UK and Europe to promote their new album. Their whole UK/EU…

Cesar Zuiderwijk – Drummoires

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Cesar Zuiderwijk is a Dutch drummer. He is best known for his work at Golden Earring. He’s been a drummer for over 40 years so he collected quite some stories, from these stories he created Drummoires. Drummoires is his own show where he tells some stories, shows some of his tricks and plays some of his tracks. He brought a visit to Tilburg’s 013 to share his knowledge.

The evening started with a workshop from the man himself. People could ask questions about drumming and he would answer them the best he could. He stood in the corridor with an electronic drum kit and he explained how he would do something, what his opinion was and…