Subroutine festival – Rats on Rafts, Vox Von Braun and Nouveau Vélo

Subroutine is celebrating it’s tenth birthday and brought 5 acts to the Vera venue in Groningen. And as I’ve been itching to see Rats on Rafts live for a while now, this was a perfect opportunity for it.

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77 Bombay Street in Vanslag

Last year 77 Bombay Street toured the Netherlands as well and opened for Kensington in Vanslag then. Now they’re back doing a small promo-tour through the Netherlands and  for their final concert here they came back to Vanslag in Borger for what would turn out to be a fantastic evening.

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Barcelona – my home away from home

As my love had visited me in May and we’re to go on vacation in September, the end of June was a good moment for a visit to Barcelona and see M. before my colleagues vacations start in July. And so Wednesday evening on the 24th I travelled to Barcelona once more to find M. waiting for me at the airport

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Benjamin Herman at La Pedrera – Barcelona

My wonderful girlfriend M. had a big musical surprise for me. After attending the Dani Nel.lo concert a day earlier she totally kept me in the dark of the evenings plans and even arriving at La Pedrera I had no idea of where we were going and once on the roof I still was in the dark (well, there was a drumkit and a double-bass, so Jazz was obvious, but not until m. nudged me when the musicians entered the roof of La Pedrera did I know who’d we be watching/listening to.

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