The Quietus’ favorite albums of 2013 (so far)… and our Incubate picks

July 1, 2013

The Quietus have just posted their favorite 75 albums of the year. “Of the year you say? But it’s only July?”. Well tough luck sonny, you’ll just have to live with the fact that this here is a list of 75 amazing albums. All of them albums you really need to listen! But seeing as […]

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[Incu Thursday] Múm, And So I Watch You From Afar, Doom + many more added for Incu ’13

May 23, 2013

Somehow our bookers have managed to add another 19 names to our rapidly expanding Incu ’13 line-up. If you’re feeling a little overwhelmed by the amount of names, don’t  worry, we are still busy discovering new favorites ourselves. For this Thursday we have some artists you may know, and some that are probably new to […]

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[Incubate Week Blowout] Week 9 – Your weekend soundtrack!

March 1, 2013

After a week of hard long work in a clothing store, Japanese snackbar or cultural institution, most people come home and blast some Herman Brood. But seeing as not all of us shoot speed, we occasionally like to listen to some new music. Every Friday we assemble a nice list of the most interesting songs for […]

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Incubate tips for Roadburn 2012

April 11, 2012

Tomorrow starts Roadburn 2012 festival, one of the coolest things happening in Tilburg each year. Our music promoters each selected three of their must-see acts out of Roadburns extensive music-programme. Peter Meeuwsen Barn Owl Ambient kraut drones reminiscent of Earth, really good live band as they proved at Incubated last year. For those not attending Roadburn, make sure […]

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Incubate Scene Report: a guide to Groningen

April 10, 2012

Groningen is the biggest city in the north of the Netherlands. It’s also a very lively, creative and interesting place with a strong underground scene. VENUES The music scene in this city is diverse. There is De Oosterpoort, which has cabaret, dance, theatre, classical music and some shows from bigger artists. Vera  (photo) is a […]

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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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Peter’s Playlist Potpourri

August 22, 2011

Our music booker Peter listed some of his favorite new tracks. Playlist in Spotify over here. 01. Efrim Manuel Menuck – Heavy Calls & Hospitals Blues Some people might hate his voice, but this is definitely one of the strongest recordings I know by this founding member of Godspeed You Black Emperor and A Silver […]

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[Watch] Quality footage of Barn Owl and Jefre Cantu-Ledesma at De Kreun, Kortrijk

May 30, 2011

Extremely high quality footage of Barn Owl and Jefre Cantu-Ledesma at De Kreun in Kortrijk earlier this month. They also played at Incubated alongside Moon Duo and Kim Ki O. Check out the footage here (sorry, no embedding) We’re currently gearing up for the next Incubated edition with Frank Fairfield, Stranded Horse and Loops Haunt. […]

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[Incubated] Photos from Incubated 08 now online on our Flickr!

May 11, 2011

Barn Owl Last week it was time for another Incubated edition at Paradox. As always, our own Steph Byrne shot some amazing pictures. Check them all out on our Flickr page. See you next edition with Stranded Horse, Loops Haunt & Frank Fairfield! Individual sets: Barn Owl Moon Duo Jefre Cantu-Ledesma Kim Ki O Moon […]

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[Incubated] Incubated 08 is now Storified!

May 6, 2011

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Ladies and gentlemen, Chills-fans and other strange beings! The Chills recently announced a small handful of European shows. This iconic band arose as one of the most prominent alternative groups during the eighties and nineties, and are now coming all the way up from Dunedin, New Zealand. They’ll also swing by at Paradiso in Amsterdam on Tuesday the […]

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