[Review] TiLT: how to make literature cool

March 18, 2014

Aan de Koffietafel by Dennis van Mierlo Writers, poets, singer-songwriters, comedy and art: we’ve all seen it at literature festival TiLT in Tilburg. Four days filled with literature, theatre, music and exciting crossovers. You could check out known and upcoming talent. TiLT’s mission is to make reading exciting again. And they made it happen! Kroeg […]

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[Interview] Literature boring? Not with ‘Kroeg op TiLT’!

March 10, 2014

Reading is not that popular anymore, but during the ‘boekenweek’ in The Netherlands it’s all about books, writers and poets. In Tilburg the event TiLT will be hosted from Thursday the 13th till Sunday the 16th. Four days filled with literature, music and theatre. This Friday study association Animo will host ‘Kroeg op TiLT’. This […]

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[Interview] Why Norwegianism Records won’t stop looking for weird stuff

March 7, 2014

Sometimes a small record label or festival pops up somewhere in the Netherlands. They all have one thing in common: they are born out of passion for music. Or maybe more out of passion for weird stuff. To get a better picture of this, I had a word with René from Nijmegen; half of Norwegianism […]

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[Go See] Dead Neanderthals’ album releaseparty @ Extrapool, Nijmegen

March 21, 2013

Already got plans for tomorrow night? You’re probably going to cancel them because the New Wave of Dutch Heavy Jazz Dead Neanderthals is releasing their brand new record tomorrow. After not one, but two shows at the Incubate festival last year the sax/drum duo from Nijmegen have recorded their newest album called Polaris, which you can […]

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[Incubate Scene Report] A guide to Nijmegen

July 10, 2012

Nijmegen, the biggest city in its province and close to the border of Germany, is a city filled with music. Maybe it’s because of the amount of students, or maybe it’s just because there is something in the air. Either way, there is plenty to hear and see. VENUES Nijmegen counts quite a lot of […]

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Incubate’s individual top 10 year lists! Part three: Richard’s picks

December 18, 2011

We posted the ‘top 486 releases of 2011 according to you‘ a while ago, now it’s time for the individual Incubate employees year-lists! Every day until the end of 2011, we’re going to post the top 10 year-lists of the Incubate employees. There’re also links to Spotify  (or to other sources where you can find […]

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The top 486 releases of 2011 according to You

December 6, 2011

  86 top-10′s submitted, 486 unique releases submitted resulting in a top 448 releases of 2011; yeah, the call for year-lists seems to be quite a success. It’s not a big surprise the magnificent Let England Shake-album by PJ Harvey ended up on number one in the We Are Incubate year-list 2011, followed by The War […]

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8 tips (plus 6 hidden ones) for Valkhof Festival 2014 in Nijmegen

July 11, 2014

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As an inhabitant of Nijmegen, I never know if I have to get away from this city during De Vierdaagse and its Zomerfeesten. There’s an attractive force present during that time, called Valkhof Festival. Formerly named De-Affaire, being a temptation in July, Valkhof Festival will take place from Saturday the 12th of July until Friday […]

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