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Let’s Go to a Concert!

Are you looking for a cool new band to follow? Or maybe just in the mood for some good live music? Whatever it is you’re looking for, I’ve got you covered! Check out this list of upcoming concerts of (mostly) small bands in Amsterdam (Melkweg):

James TW (13/4)

An upcoming singer-songwriter that would remind you of Ed Sheeran or John Mayer, his inspirations.

Style:
British, pop, acoustic
Price:  23€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/234781?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.143116790.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.115010037.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

Lewis CK (18/4)

The famous American comedian is in Amsterdam for a stand-up that will leave you gasping for air.

Style: Stand-up, American
Price:  34.50€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/240497?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.170831075.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.123815416.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

Keywest (18/4)

The band, that started as street musicians, offers an amazing mix of folk, rock, and pop. Don’t miss out on this one!

Style: Irish, folk, rock, pop
Price:  11.50€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/234947?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.247759044.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.121785977.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

Jamie Lawson (28/4)

This singer-songwriter has even written a track with Ed Sheeran (Can’t See Straight), and he is sure to win your heart.


Style:
British, pop, acoustic
Price:  19.55€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/230111?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.172410976.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.148505285.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

Sam Fender (29/4)

Sam was named one of the BBC’s Sound of 2018, among other talented names. His talent and the balance between heartbreaking and cheerfulness in his music will win you over.

Style: Indie, alternative rock
Price:  18.40€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/234577?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.247400775.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.156970825.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

Jawbreaker (30/4)

The American pop-rock trio will take you back to the ’90s and get you pumped up and nostalgic (even if you weren’t even born back then!).


Style:
punk rock, pop-punk, emo, 90’s
Price:  34.50€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/235087?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.137366003.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.52036187.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

 

Monster Truck (1/5)

The Canadian band brings old-school hard rock anthems that are just PERFECTION.

Style:
Southern rock, blues rock, hard rock, stoner rock
Price:  23€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/233541?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.217385429.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.120801658.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

The Picturebooks (1/5)

You know those songs that you hear for the first time and immediately like? Well, this is exactly what you can expect from this German band.

Style:
Rock, blues
Price:  12.65€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/233953?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.210207830.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.123791736.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

Tokio Hotel (15/5)

Well, hopefully, this band needs no introducing. But if by any chance you hear their name for the first time, Tokio Hotel emerged in 2005 as one of the most successful German bands of their generation, and has won worldwide recognition for their hit ‘Monsoon’.

Style:
Pop rock, pop punk, alternative rock, emo pop
Price:  44.30€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/229405?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.209717462.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.125321848.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

 

Destructive Penguins / The Koalaz (19/5)

Destructive Penguins are a Dutch band based in Leiden, so they should already appeal to your heart. Their mishmash of such different styles is captivating, and their energy will get you going!
The Koalaz will take you on a journey through their spacey sounds, and get ready for some dancing, too!

Style: Pop, hip hop, reggae / Psych, rock, new age reggae
Price:  8.60€
Where: Melkweg, Amsterdam
Tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.nl/event/236715?brand=nl_melkweg&camefrom=mw_nl&_ga=2.179833063.2100773361.1554888997-36097199.1552304116&_gac=1.124323192.1554889126.CjwKCAjwqLblBRBYEiwAV3pCJoEBlmKTc-I1TfYoxtqnfZT-CKMUuo_MuhYQapmKD_6zjiCBBTreWRoCrHUQAvD_BwE

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