On Sunday October 29 the girls from Amsterdam Soulful (Helen and Jan) celebrate Jan's birthday by hosting another of their fine Soulful Dayers (15:00-21:00); guest DJs this time are Paco, Andrew Skelson and Frits Jonker. Entrance fee is 4 Euros. Come along and have a drink with the Birthday Girl!
On Sunday September 3 soul legend Don Bryant will be performing at the Tolhuistuin aka Paradiso Noord in Amsterdam. Doors open at 8PM, showtime at 9PM. Hans & Harry will be there of course! The DJ's at the event will be Amsterdam Soulful's very own Helen Waddington & Jan Harris so be early!
Although Hans & Harry are in Porretta at the incredible soul festival there, the show must still go on. We are happy that the nicest soul couple in the Netherlands, Helen & Jason will be standing in and they assure us they have prepared a blinder of a set for this Thursday evening. Tune in an 10PM CET on Salto. For the Mixcloud On Demand show you have to wait a couple of extra days because we will post this show on Wednesday July 26...
Here's Helen in action!
This weekend Hans & Harry will be at the famous Porretta Soul Festival in the beautiful town of Porretta Terme in Italy near Bologna. This year is edition number 30! Acts appearing are amongst others: Carla & Vaneese Thomas, Willie Hightower, Wee Willie Walker, Ricky Fante, and Vasti Jackson.
On Sunday July 16 Paradiso hosts a soul legend from the James Brown stable, Martha High. She was a backing singer for James Brown for many years and was also a successful solo artist. Her latest album “Singing for the good times” was released last year on an Italian label. Martha will be performing with a band featuring several of the original JB’s!
This Friday the Soul Drippin’ crew presents a night of mayhem at Club 8 at the Admiraal de Ruyterweg 56B in the west of Amsterdam. Club 8 is spacious with a large dancefloor and competitive bar prices.Apart from the resident DJs Soulfinger and Indeemixx a great list of DJs will be there to spin soul, funk, latin, and mod/beat sounds: Taco Fett, Wolfrock, DJ Sounder, and Loma Russ. The start is at 22:00 and the night runs until at least 4AM so great value for an entry fee of 6 Euros.
In the weekend of Dec 8 and 9 2017 Northern Soul Amsterdam will host a full weekend of great music with some of the best DJs in Europe. See the flyer for details. Be sure to book your tickets in advance! Remember: the Batavia is the smallest soul club in Europe! But such quality!
On saturdaynight june 10th Northern Soul Amsterdam welcomes Gerd Baum and Andreas Beraha as guest DJ's at the Batavia , Prins Hendrikkade 85, Amsterdam.
Time: 21.30-02.15 Entry E 5,- and bring your dancing shoes !
Comics and Vinyl Market.
On saturday june 10th Harry and Ismael Ibrahim will be selling lots of interesting Vinyl ( 45's Soul,Reggae,Rap) and even some albums and Cd's !
Where ? At De Hallen , Hannie Dankbaar Passage 47, 053 RT Amsterdam ( West)
Time ? 12-19u free entry ! And listeners of Fingerpoppin Soul get a special discount !
On Ascension Day (May 25) Onno Post aka DJ Moonshine will take over Fingerpoppin Soul. He will play a 2 hour set of original 78s covering Blues, R&B and lots of Gospel. Get on board this Gospel Train! And let the spirit move!