Photo Report: Joyce Manor & Cheap Girls @ De Bakkerij, 9 November 2014
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Photo Report: Joyce Manor & Cheap Girls @ De Bakkerij, 9 November 2014

Last Sunday we went out to see Torrance, California’s punk outfit Joyce Manor in Castricum, the Netherlands. While till in awe of their 2011 self-titled debut LP and jamming this beautiful vinyl on a regular basis, the band released their third full-length album Never Hungover Again on Epitaph Records last summer. SPIN praised the band’s … Continue reading

Photo Report: GIVE & Fever @ Winston Kingdom, 6 November 2014
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Photo Report: GIVE & Fever @ Winston Kingdom, 6 November 2014

Last night Anne and I went to see GIVE in Amsterdam. A little later than expected, Dutch hardcore band Fever opened up. I was looking forward to finally see them live, as their name has been popping up on show posters regularly lately, but unfortunately they played a rather sloppy 15-minute set. The potential is definitely there … Continue reading

Photo Report: Basement, Cloakroom & NewMoon @ Trix, 28 October 2014
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Photo Report: Basement, Cloakroom & NewMoon @ Trix, 28 October 2014

Last night, we attended one out of the four official “comeback” shows of Basement in Europe. Even though the band had already played at BAM Festival in Barcelona on September 20th, they officially started their 4-day tour at Trix in Antwerp yesterday. NewMoon, a band consisting of former Midnight Souls members, opened up and pleasantly … Continue reading

Photo Report: Social Damage, Raw Justice & Clear X Path @ Slopen Is Kopen, 26 October 2014
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Photo Report: Social Damage, Raw Justice & Clear X Path @ Slopen Is Kopen, 26 October 2014

On October 22nd, Social Damage and Raw Justice kicked off their run of European dates in Nantes, France. Last Sunday they played in a small rehearsal room in Reeuwijk (NL) where Clear X Path guitarist Lars van Grevenbroek books show on a regular basis. Belgian band Countdown pleasantly surprised us with a strong set, followed by Clear … Continue reading