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I Was That Guy in a Boiler Room Video

This was probably the most embarrassing moment of my life, but it made me realize why people do this.
Tim Fraanje
New music

Blending Hip-Hop and Neo-Soul, Rimon Is the New Face of Dutch Music

The 21-year-old singer’s new single “Realize” is further proof that she’s headed for international stardom.
Wouter van Dijk
we saw this

I Went to One of Europe's Biggest Festivals and Only Saw Cover Bands

Is spending an entire weekend watching cover bands just as fun as seeing the real Eric Clapton, Red Hot Chili Peppers, or Metallica on the main stage? I decided to find out.
Koen van Bommel

Battling Racism and Homophobia Helped This South African Artist Find His Voice

"Things changed when I started to receive detailed death threats last year. But nonetheless, my first response was still: I will now fight even harder for the LGBTQ community."
Bo Hanna

The Untold Stories Behind These Legendary Hip-Hop Portraits

"After Ice Cube's concert, I went backstage to give him some photos we'd shot that afternoon. When the door opened, his bodyguard asked if I could bring some ice cubes."
Matthijs van Camerijk

Death Alley's New Video May Scar You For Life

The Dutch rock band's new single "Headlights in the Dark" follows a deranged killer on a stalking spree.
Koen van Bommel
we saw this

Photos from the Grand Opening of Popshop, a New Club in Rotterdam

There were wonderful performances, a laser show and a line-up with Terrence Parker and Benny Rodrigues.
Lotte Dale

Alec Petrus' New Music Video Is a Friendly Reminder to Never Call Your Ex

Watch the premiere of his debut single, "Drunk."
Jens van Overbeek