• A chat with Marcel Vogel

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    A chat with Marcel Vogel

    This Saturday the 29th of March is the third edition of The Motive. For this one we invited Marcel Vogel. Last week we paid him a visit and had a chat about him, music and life. Watch the video to learn more about this guy and come to The Motive  this Saturday at Westergasterras in Amsterdam to hear him play! The Daily Motive – A chat with Marcel Vogel from Daily Motive on Vimeo.

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Events, Music

EVENT: Disco legend Danny Krivit (Body & Soul, New York) – DOKA

EVENT: Disco legend Danny Krivit (Body & Soul, New York) – DOKA

The last months of the temporary club DOKA are approaching, but not before supreme disco legend Danny Krivit (U.S.) makes an appearance in the basement. On Friday, April 18th, the famous king of edits plays together with Marcel Vogel during The Seven Heavens Of Disco. With more than 25 records to his name, a record collection that transcends of 50,000 and a unique collection of videos with soulful performances, Krivit doesn’t need an introduction. Born into […]

April 17, 2014 ×

Electronic

Field Records – Collection Compilation

Field Records – Collection Compilation

Field Records will release a compilation titled Collection next month. Founded in 2008, Field Records’ focus is on Detroit-inspired house and techno. Since the Amsterdam-based label’s inception, Dutch artists have been the main contributors, with producers like J&L, Ben Buitendijk (ESHU), Delta Funktionen, Conforce and Duplex providing some of Field’s most memorable cuts so far. The forthcoming compilation features tracks by acts from right around with world, with France’s Polar Inertia and Voiski, UK acts Bleaching Agent and Szare, and Ness from Italy among those on board. […]

April 17, 2014 ×

Footwear, Lifestyle, Video's

Get Familiar Documentary: 10 Years of Patta

Get Familiar Documentary: 10 Years of Patta

In just 10  years Patta has grown from a small group of  sneakerheads to one of the biggest names in the world of streetwear. In 2014, the brand is  in 10 years of existence and now Patta looks back at the past few decades with their own documentary Patta 10 Years: Get Familiar. The documentary, made in collaboration with E-Ville Media Group, will look back at the beginning of Patta, the collaborations with brands like […]

April 14, 2014 ×

Events

Event: VRIJLAND FESTIVAL 2014 – Amsterdam Roest

Event: VRIJLAND FESTIVAL 2014 – Amsterdam Roest

While the spring has arrived and we are getting spoiled with a little sunshine now and then, the festival season is approaching. Most festivals already announced their line-up and this provides a wide choice for the party scene in Amsterdam. Yet there is one festival that attracts our attention… After an extremely successful first edition in 2013, Amsterdam Roest and Cartel once again join forces and present Vrijland Festival 2014 for the second time on May 5 . […]

April 14, 2014 ×

Lifestyle, Photography

DUST & GROOVES: Adventures In Record Collecting (Book)

DUST & GROOVES: Adventures In Record Collecting (Book)

When we just started blogging, Brooklyn-based photographer and self-proclaimed vinyl addict Eilon Paz started a Kickstarter campaign to turn his documenting vinyl collectors project into a book. The campaign was successfully funded and the book is now finished and will be released on this year’s Record Store Day, April 19, 2014. DUST & GROOVES: ADVENTURES IN RECORD COLLECTING is a big book, with over 400 pages, interviews with folks like Gilles Peterson, Kieran Hebdan, Rich Medina, Gaslamp Killer, a Forward […]

April 8, 2014 ×

Music, Video's

New: Fat Freddy’s Drop video for ‘Blackbird’

New: Fat Freddy’s Drop video for ‘Blackbird’

For years we are fans of Fat Freddy’s Drop and it’s good to get some updates now and then from the band. The New Zealand 7 piece Fat Freddy’s Drop return with a brand new video for the title track from their latest, award winning album. ‘Blackbird‘ is the 3rd official single and coincides with the digital release of the Deluxe Edition of the album this week. The animated video is a kaleidoscopic, dream-like journey, directed […]

April 2, 2014 ×