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First two panels inJazz 2019 announced + Early Bird Conference Tickets now on sale!

21 February 2019

The 13th edition of inJazz, Holland’s biggest international jazz network event, will be held on 27 and 28 June in Rotterdam (NL). On Friday 28 June at daytime the conference programme takes place at LantarenVenster. On both days, during the night, the free festival programme takes over several venues. InJazz proudly announces this year’s Conference…

ESNS 2019 celebrates European succcesses with a bright look to the future

20 January 2019

The thirty-third edition of ESNS (Eurosonic Noorderslag) was successfully wrapped up on Saturday night at Groningen’s Oosterpoort with the Noorderslag festival. At the 2019 edition many anniversaries were celebrated, European talents praised and both the festival and the conference were all about diversity and sustainability. The European music platform, with their mission to promote the…

Public Choice Winners of Music Moves Europe Talent Awards awarded at ESNS 2019

16 January 2019

At a festive award ceremony, in the presence of EU Commissioner for Culture Tibor Navracsics, the Public Choice Winners of the Music Moves Europe Talent Awards have been revealed at ESNS 2019’s European Music Awards Night. A jury previously selected twelve winners in six categories, who represent the European sound of today and tomorrow. Now…

Save the date and showcase your talent at inJazz: application form now open!

4 December 2018

Attention to all Dutch musicians and composers: the application for inJazz 2019 is now open! The leading Dutch jazz network event of the year, an initiative of Buma. InJazz will take place on Thursday 27 and Friday 28 June in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Audience and payments Dutch acts that apply will be considered for an…

Amsterdam Dance Event rounds up record-breaking 23rd edition

23 October 2018

The 23rd edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) has come to an end in the early hours of Monday morning. For the first time ADE welcomed over 400,000 visitors from more than 100 countries for an extensive day and night program featuring over 1000 events and leading artists and speakers from around the world.…

Amsterdam Dance Event completes program

27 September 2018

The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s largest club festival and business conference for electronic music, has finalised its program. Between the 17th and the 21st of October 2,500 artists and 600 speakers will be onstage in Amsterdam. The organisers expect to welcome over 400,000 visitors from over 100 countries for the 23rd edition. Among…

Amsterdam Dance Event announces second wave of artists

30 August 2018

The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s largest festival and the most important global business conference for electronic music, announced its second selection of artists today. Among them are Amelie Lens (BE), Axwell /\ Ingrosso (SE), Broederliefde (NL), CIFIKA (KR), Kiasmos (IS), Oliver Heldens (NL), Ricardo Villalobos (CL) and Sasha (UK). With seven weeks left…

Mariana Sanchotene new director Amsterdam Dance Event

17 August 2018

As of 1 October, Mariana Sanchotene will be the new Director of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) foundation. She succeeds Richard Zijlma, who, together with Buma Cultuur director Frank Helmink, is still responsible for the upcoming edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event. Sanchotene’s appointment coincides with the foundation’s transition into an independent foundation. The Amsterdam…

Successful 12th edition of inJazz with over 300 networking sessions and 40 (inter)national bands

29 June 2018

inJazz served as the official prelude to North Sea Round Town and two weeks of jazz in Rotterdam on 28 and 29 June. During the conference, (inter)national jazz professionals enjoyed high profile panels and presentations. The winner of the Buma Boy Edgar Prize 2018 was announced at the end of the conference: pianist and composer…

Amsterdam Dance Event announces first confirmed artists

28 June 2018

The Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s largest festival and business conference for electronic music, today announced the first selection of artists for 2017. Among them are Bonobo, Charlotte de Witte, Colin Benders, GAIA, Jeff Mills, Laurent Garnier, Martin Garrix, Nina Kraviz, Orbital, Peggy Gou and Richie Hawtin. The organisers expect to welcome a record…