On April 6 I visited Vanslag for a sold out The Secret Sisters concert. I’ve seen them before at the Take Roots festival, but that was back in 2011 so I was eager to see them again after such a long time.
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On a very very Good Friday I went to church. To the Vanslag church in Borger for a concert of Hans Hannemann and band.
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On March 16 Monica and I visited the next concert: the presentation of Angela Furquet’s album De Sol a Son at Soda Acustic.
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I was in Barcelona again for a few days with Monica and we visited several concerts. To start with we headed to the Jazz club JazzMan where we just managed to find a small spot to watch the concert of Gabriel Amargant and Manel Fortià.
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It’s been a while since I was last in Vera, but when I read up on the band The Pack AD, I found the perfect reason to visit Groningen again!
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Last Friday I went to see Alex Akela and Birgit Wijdemans in a cafe in Steendam, a new location for me, but a really nice café and it was good to meet up with some old friends.
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As we were having such good weather in the weekend, we decided on going to Sitges for a day. It’s less than an hour by train and a lovely area to visit in winter when the city isn’t too crowded by tourists.
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In a few days Eurosonic is going to start again in Groningen and with so many bands -from all over Europe- playing in Groningen, it’s easy to overlook some of them and for that reason alone it’s great that in the day’s before it starts there are some preview shows. In Vanslag in Borger last night they showcased 7 acts from the province of Drenthe that will all play at Eurosonic-Noorderslag next week.
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