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Hinds announced as winner of 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA)

15 November 2016

Today in Madrid/Spain, Hinds was announced as the fifth winner of the 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), the European music awards for emerging artists. Hinds was surprised on Los 40 Principales’ radio show LOS40 TRENDING, by Arturo Paniagua. Starting out as a duo playing energetic garage pop tunes, Hinds caught the attention of UK…

Eurosonic Noorderslag expands line-up with 88 new names – festival tickets Noorderslag sold out

15 November 2016

With Eurosonic tickets and conference registrations still available, passe-partouts for Eurosonic Noorderslag and Noorderslag festival tickets are now sold out. Eurosonic Noorderslag has added a further 88 acts to the line-up, including Thomas Azier, Youngr, Flavien Berger, Jett Rebel (solo performance), HER, Teleman and Tommy Cash. A total of over 350 bands and acts from 31 European…

Walking On Cars announced as winner of 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA)

11 November 2016

Today in Frankfurt/Germany, Namika was announced as the third winner of the 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), the European music awards for emerging artists. Namika was surprised on Hr3 Nachmittag by Kate Menzyk. Born and bred in Frankfurt, Namika saw her very distinctive brand of R&B and hip-hop land in the German charts in…

Namika announced as winner of 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA)

10 November 2016

Today in Frankfurt/Germany, Namika was announced as the third winner of the 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), the European music awards for emerging artists. Namika was surprised on Hr3 Nachmittag by Kate Menzyk. Born and bred in Frankfurt, Namika saw her very distinctive brand of R&B and hip-hop land in the German charts in…

84 new acts confirmed for Eurosonic Noorderslag

8 November 2016

A further 84 acts from all over Europe have been confirmed to play at Eurosonic Noorderslag, which takes place 11th-14th January, 2017 in Groningen, The Netherlands. A total of over 350 bands and acts from over 31 European countries are expected to perform at #ESNS17. Furthermore, the festival is launching the Discover Eurosonic Noorderslag playlists,…

Jaako Eino Kalevi announced as winner of 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA)

2 November 2016

Today in Helsinki/Finland, Jaako Eino Kalevi was announced as the second winner of the 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), the European music awards for emerging artists. Kalevi was surprised at Uuden musiikin aamuvuoro by YLEX’s Anne Lainto. Combining synth-pop, folk, funk, and psych-rock into trippy experimental pop, multi-instrumentalist Jaako Eino Kalevi developed his distinctive…

Alan Walker announced as first winner of 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA)

1 November 2016

Today, in Oslo (Norway), Alan walker was announced as the first winner of the 2017 European Border Breakers Awards (EBBA), the European music awards for emerging artists. The surprise announcement was made to Walker on NRK Hordaland, by NRK’s Per Vidar Raunholm. At the age of nineteen, Alan Walker can definitely be considered to be…

Todd Hansen (SXSW) opens Eurosonic Noorderslag conference

1 November 2016

Todd Hansen, conference manager of South by Southwest (us) opens the Eurosonic Noorderslag conference 2017. As keynote speaker of the Buma Music meets Tech program, Hansen will uncover some new developments in the area of tech and music. The conference takes place 11th – 14th January in the Oosterpoort in Groningen as part of Eurosonic…

Eurosonic Noorderslag confirms 26 acts – Festival ticket sales start October 29th

25 October 2016

ADNA (se), Anne-Marie (gb), Bonzai (ie), Communions (dk), Dan Owen (gb), Declan McKenna (gb), Henrik the Artist (no), Joep Beving (nl), KIOL (it), LÉON (se), Man Duo (fi), Mani Orrason (is), Mario Batkovic (ch), Martin Kohlstedt (de), Jeangu Macrooy (nl), Møme (fr), Salut C’est Cool (fr), Sam Alone and the Gravediggers (pt), shame (gb), Silvana…

Amsterdam Dance Event wraps up succesful 21st edition

24 October 2016

On Monday October 24th, this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) was brought to a close. From Wednesday October 19th onwards, the city of Amsterdam was fully dedicated to the 21st iteration of ADE, the world’s biggest club festival for dance music and most important business platform for electronic music industry. After raising this years capacity…