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Festival program Amsterdam Dance Event complete

14 September 2015

The festival program of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is now finalised. Between the 14th to 18th of October more than 2,000 artists will be appearing at over 340 events across 100 venues. During the ADE, Amsterdam will be in the international spotlight with over 400 visiting journalists and media, more than 5,000 professionals and…

Amsterdam Dance Event heads to Aruba for exclusive ADE Global Sessions

2 September 2015

ADE Global Sessions Aruba is part of the Amsterdam Dance Event’s on-going commitment to connect dance culture worldwide. From September 3-6 ADE Global Sessions Aruba hosts interactive Q&A’s with top DJ’s Loco Dice and Chuckie, exclusive industry discussions with representatives from SFX, Aftercluv Dancelab, EDC Mexico, Bullitt Agency and others, a full island culture-program with…

Amsterdam Dance Event music programming nears completion

26 August 2015

The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s biggest club festival and business hub for electronic music, today reveals a second selection of artists that will perform from 14 to 18 October. The ADE is preparing for its 20th anniversary edition with an expected 2,200 performing artists at one hundred of the most diverse venues in…

Amsterdam Dance Event announces first festival acts for 20th edition

23 July 2015

The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s biggest club festival and business hub for electronic music, today reveals the first selection of artists that will perform from 14 to 18 October. The ADE is preparing for its 20th anniversary edition with an expected 2,200 performing artists at one hundred of the most diverse venues in…

Amsterdam Dance Event launches ADE Beats

24 June 2015

During this year’s edition of Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), taking place October 14-18, ADE and Beats NL Foundation will organise ADE Beats, an international conference and showcase program for hip-hop, bass and beats. This event follows the success of Rotterdam Beats. After five well-received editions in Rotterdam, the international showcase and business platform for hip-hop,…

Buma/Stemra distributes over 147 million Euros

20 May 2015

Collecting society Buma/Stemra distributed more than 147 million Euros in 2014 to composers, lyricists, music publishers and foreign collecting societies. This is stated in the annual report, approved during the General Members Meeting. Besides this, Buma/Stemra, now having over 24,000 members, distributed 10 million Euros to the Fund for Social and Cultural Services, which is,…

Eurosonic Noorderslag opens conference registration and act submissions

1 May 2015

From today onwards both music professionals and artists can register and send in submissions for Eurosonic Noorderslag 2016. The 30th anniversary edition of the European Music Platform will take place from Wednesday the 13th to Saturday the 16th of January 2016 in Groningen, The Netherlands. Registrations open To attend Eurosonic Noorderslag as a conference delegate…

Line-up Buma ROCKS! conference completed, three showcases confirmed for FortaRock in the City

26 March 2015

Three stylistically very different heavy acts have been added to the FortaRock in the City line-up, the evening programme to the Buma ROCKS! conference. On Friday June 5 rock venue Doornroosje in Nijmegen will host Dutch bands Mandrake’s Monster, Stream Of Passion and Mary Fields next to previously announced acts Night Fever (DE), Krokodil (GB),…

Eurosonic Noorderslag 2016 focuses on Central East European (CEE) countries

2 February 2015

Eurosonic Noorderslag is preparing for its 30th edition with the Central East European regions as the focus for 2016. Each year a different country is highlighted in order to showcase the diversity of musical talent across Europe. We are delighted to announce that in 2016, 13 CEE countries will be the focus region of Eurosonic…

Multi-faceted 29th edition Eurosonic Noorderslag

18 January 2015

From the 14th to the 17th of January 345 acts performed to an audience of 41,200 music lovers, in 50 different venues in the city of Groningen, The Netherlands. With the addition of the European Production Innovation Conference & Fair (EPIC) and more venues to the festival programme the event sold out earlier than previous…