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Re-opening soon

LDBK remix by SeQ

After sharing, curating, producing more than 2.000 shows between 2002 and 2016, we took a break during a couple years and ended up missing this LDBK thing dearly. We’re busy working on a new project to be released early / mid october. In … Continue

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Crossing genres with STUFF.

STUFF by AlexanderPopelier

What originated in 2011 as a jamming collective residing in the White Cat bar (Ghent, BE), has grown into a full-fledged band. STUFF. launches its first album on March 15 and with the prospect of a lot of festival performances, the summer is bound to be a busy one. Continue

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Tribute to Brussels

Brussels

To mark the creation 25 years ago of Brussels as a region, The Word Magazine dedicates its latest edition to the people, places and projects defining the capital city today. Chief editor Nicholas Lewis invited us and 24 Belgian brands, creative studios and art … Continue

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Light The Fuse

Light The Fuse

Russian producer LTF releases his first album on French label Black Milk Music and shares his favourites tracks in an exclusive mix. Continue

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Woodworks

stefan bracaval and pierre anckaert

After exploring the various possibilities of chamber music (Strings Attached) and getting completely lost in electronics (74 Miles Away), Stefan Bracaval and Pierre Anckaert felt the urge to get back to essentials: a piano, a flute, nothing more. Woodworks takes … Continue

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MonkeyRobot “Earshot” EP

MonKeyRobot

On October 3rd, MonkeyRobot releases the “Earshot” EP on Darker Than Wax. Discover the duo’s latest productions and inspiration in this exclusive set. Continue

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Digging in India

soFa digging in India

5 days after my arrival in India, I just boarded the sleeper train which will take me to my second destination after Delhi: Varanasi. 12 hours journey ahead, a good occasion to start writing about those 5 days in Delhi … Continue

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65 Years Of Prestige Records

Prestige Records - Covers

With all celebratory events concerning the 75th anniversary of Blue Note Records – reissues, tribute podcasts and birthday concerts – one would almost forget that another famous jazz label, too, is celebrating a jubilee in 2014. Prestige Records recorded its first session 65 years ago, thereby building the foundations of an impressive and important catalogue, containing landmark jazz albums by such greats as John Coltrane, Miles Davis and Sonny Rollins. Continue

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Gautier Houba

gautier houba - tunnel

Brussels based photographer Gautier Houba bought his first camera in December 2009. 5 years later. A lot of his pictures illustrate articles on this site but also on various Brussels based (print or digital) publications. Time for a proper introduction…. Continue

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Celebrating 12 years of LDBK

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On May 22nd, VK Concerts (Brussels) invited us to celebrate our 12th anniversary.  Video report by Stefano Lapasini for Brussels International.   On the line up that night: British musician and record producer William Holland aka Quantic who just release his new album “Magnetica” … Continue

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Painters against AIDS

Denis Meyers & Arnaud Kool - Mural against AIDs in Brussels

If you walk in the Marolles neighbourhood of Brussels, make sure to stop by rue Haute 290 (one of Saint Pierre hospital’s entrances) as painters Denis Meyers and Arnaud Kool recently completed a 20-meter high mural to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS. The artists … Continue

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aCatCalledFRITZ x Audessey

Audessey & aCatCalledFRITZ

Looking for some boombap hip hop? French DJ, producer & illustrator Cyril Merlin aka aCatCalledFRITZ recorded an exclusive mixtape compiling his remixes and productions as well as tracks featuring MC Audessey (Soundsci). Tracklist on Mixcloud – Download on Soundcloud The duo … Continue