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!
Wellknown DJ Bart Fader will be spinning his records on Fingerpoppin Soul on May 11. Expect rare 45s and good banter.
On Thursday April 27 it's King's Day again in the Netherlands. Amsterdam will be heaving with street parties, music and performances all over the place. There is also the traditional street fair where everyone can sell stuff on the streets for arguably the world's largest garage sale. We will also be participating by selling our spare vinyl (45s and LPs) and the occasional CD all day on the Haarlemmerdijk in the city centre! Bargains galore!