In these turbulent times, many people are confined to their homes. Well-known stars from home and abroad also had to change their agendas. Many nice initiatives have arisen from this. NU.nl keeps track of what they will be organizing in the near future.
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Defqon.1 will take place at home this year.
Hardstyle organizer Q-dance announced on Friday that Defqon.1, the largest dance event in the Netherlands, will have an online edition this year. Defqon.1 at Home will be a three-day online festival, in which more than eighty artists will perform virtually. As with normal editions, the organization will again provide a final show.
Defqon.1 at Home will take place from June 26-28.
Wednesday at 11:26 AM
Festivalsite organizes 'Festileagues'
Festival platform Festileaks will become Festileagues this summer. In the absence of the traditional festival summer, they organize a game in which festivalgoers form teams, make assignments and earn points. The winning team, consisting of a maximum of five people, will have access to sixteen festivals in 2021 at home and abroad.
Wednesday at 11:19 AM
FunX DJ Fernando Halman presents exam party
FunX DJ Fernando Halman presents the online final exam party End of Exams Party on Thursday, June 4 between 8pm and 9pm. At the party Bizzey, The Partysquad, Willie Wartaal and Josylvio will give performances in the context of the National Results Day, as it has been described by Minister Arie Slob (Primary and Secondary Education). During the End of Exams Party, viewers have twice a chance to stay at De Appelhof campsite on Terschelling.
Wednesday at 10:39 AM
Davina Michelle concert at Pathé and Pathé Thuis
All thirty Pathé and Euroscoop cinemas will show a concert on 8 and 9 July that Davina Michelle recorded in an empty AFAS Live. From 10 July, the concert can be seen exclusively via Pathé Thuis. Ticket sales for the cinema screenings begin on June 11.
Wednesday at 10:30 AM
Suzan & Freek give livestream
concert On Sunday 21 June Suzan & Freek will give a livestream concert from pop stage Hedon in Zwolle from 7 pm. Viewers can decide for themselves what they pay for it. "We miss you, we are really looking forward to performing again and that is why we are going to do something that is really looking forward to," said the duo.
Tuesday at 7:57 AM
Thomas Berge starts drive-in event
Thomas Berge has set up a drive-in event in collaboration with Tim Coronel. The singer announces on Instagram that he will perform at the event, but that there will also be a film and a DJ present. He deals four free cards.
Monday at 11:40 AM
Dave Roelvink's ex starts YouTube series on criminal justice
Julia Mekkes has put the first episode of her YouTube series Julia Werkt online. The criminal lawyer, who confirmed in October that her relationship with DJ Dave Roelvink is over, promises viewers an insight into her work.
Friday, May 29 at 3:37 PM
OG3NE gives second Home Isolation Concert
A few weeks after their previous home concert, OG3NE organizes a second Home Isolation Concert. The sisters Amy, Shelley and Lisa Vol will give a show on Sunday June 7 from their own living rooms. A new set list has been compiled for the concert, which fans can attend via a live stream.
Tuesday, May 26 at 12:38 PM
exam quiz with Jeroen Pauw Because the central final exams could not take place this year due to the corona measures, the NTR organizes "for the unlucky - but at the same time for everyone who remembers their own exam period with a mix of fear and joy - a festive final exam quiz".
In the Final Quiz History Quiz , which is included in the Hall of Fame of the Rijksmuseum, questions are asked about film fragments, paintings and 'strange' objects, led by quiz master Jeroen Pauw. During the broadcast, viewers can play the quiz online at home via the educational platform NPOFocus.nl. There will also be background articles to the quiz questions.
Final exam History Quiz will be broadcast on NPO2 on Wednesday 3 June at 8:25 PM.
Tuesday, May 26 at 8:30 AM
Jamai Loman gives unplugged online concert
Jamai Loman gives a live online unplugged concert from EYE Amsterdam on Thursday. The 33-year-old singer, who belongs to the coronavirus risk group after a kidney transplant, can be seen on the Bankgiro Lottery website from 7.30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 26 at 6:33 AM
Metallica puts concert from 2014 online
Metallica put the performance that the band gave in Peru online on Monday. The concert's setlist was determined by fans.
Saturday, May 23 at 4:14 PM
Partysquad, FeestDJRuud and DJ Paul Elstak at online festival
Saturday from 8 pm the Shake The Night festival can be seen on Ziggo TV and KPN TV. Partysquad, FeestDJRuud and DJ Paul Elstak are the biggest DJ names on the poster.
Saturday, May 23 at 1:47 PM
Geraldine Kemper organizes living room festival
Geraldine Kemper organizes the living room festival De Dansende Living room with friends. On Saturday, interested parties can transform their living room into a festival stage via the website of party organizer Het Syndicaat from 4 pm to 1 am.
Friday, May 22 at 12:46 PM
Concert Paul McCartney on Radio 10
On the day that the concert of Paul McCartney, canceled due to the corona crisis, was to take place in the Goffertpark in Nijmegen, Radio 10 broadcasts an earlier performance by the ex-Beatle. On May 29 between 9 p.m. and 11 p.m., McCartney's performance on New York's 2009 Summer Live '09 tour can be heard on the radio station.
Thursday, May 21 at 4:47 PM
Dauwpop streams performances from previous editions
The Dauwpop festival streams performances from previous editions on Thursday from 3 pm to midnight. DI-RECT, Jett Rebel, Seasick Steve, Triggerfinger, Chef'Special, Douwe Bob, Blaudzun and Will and the People, among others, will be featured on the festival website.
You do not have to puzzle today to map out a route on the festival grounds because there is only one stage today and it can be found on www.dauwpop.nl. 🎶🧩 We stream from 3:00 PM to midnight! See you there 🤘Avatar
Tuesday, May 19 at 10:52 AM
Trijntje Oosterhuis and Ruben Hein in Concertgebouw
The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is organizing various Empty Concertgebouw Sessions until the end of June. The sessions can be viewed every Wednesday at 12:30 PM. The coming weeks include Ruben Hein (May 20), Lavinia Meijer (May 27), Trijntje Oosterhuis (June 3) and Karsu (June 17). The sessions can be followed via YouTube and social media of the Concertgebouw.
Monday, May 18 at 12:09 PM
Robbie Williams and Take That reunited for corona victims
Robbie Williams will return to Take That once. The formation will be giving an online concert on Friday, May 29, which will be broadcast via YouTube and Facebook Live. Williams, Howard Donald, Mark Owen and Gary Barlow will all sing from their own homes as travel restrictions prevent them from coming together. During the concert, viewers can donate money, including for employees in the music and events sector.
Williams left the group in 1995. Take That quit a year later, to return in 2005. However, that happened without Williams. The singer did contribute to the album Progress in 2010 and rejoined his colleagues. At the end of 2012, Williams again leaves the formation.
Monday, May 18 at 8:46 AM
Bizzey, The Partysquad, Willie Wartaal and Josylvio throw an online
exam party On June 4, many high school exam candidates will hear whether they have passed. Because regular graduation ceremonies and parties are not possible due to the corona measures, Bizzey, The Partysquad, Willie Wartaal and Josylvio organize an online exam party. The End of Exams Party can be followed from 20:00 to 21:00 via www.bumamusicacademy.nl.
Monday, May 18 at 7:27 AM
Online party in honor of Joey Ramones birthday
Joey Ramone, the lead singer of the punk rock band The Ramones, died of lymph node cancer in 2001 at the age of fifty. Since then, every year on May 19, the Joey Ramone Birthday Bash commemorates the birthday of the singer.
Due to the corona crisis, the party can be followed online this time. More than 25 artists, including the remaining members of The Ramones, perform.
The Joey Ramone Birthday Bash can be seen for free on the night from Tuesday to Wednesday from 2.00 a.m. The organizers are asking online visitors to donate to the Joey Ramone Foundation for lymph node cancer research.
Saturday, May 16 at 5:31 PM
The Youth Of Today writes remix competition Watskeburt ?! from
It has been fifteen years since The Youth Of Today Watskeburt ?! and the rap group therefore writes out a remix competition. The winning entry will be released.
OMG IT WAS 15 YEARS AGO 😱😱😱😱. AND THEREFORE WE DO A REMIX COMPETITION. “The remixes can be submitted until June 1, after which we will choose a winner. The winning remix will be released officially. Download the parts via https://DeJeugd.lnk.to/Watskeburt15Jaar and send your remix to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 1 June.Avatar
Friday, May 15 at 1:16 PM
Alice Cooper has given fans the opportunity to take part in the music video for his new song Don't Give Up. Fans took a photo of themselves at home with part of the lyrics. All those images have been combined into a video.
"It's a song about what we're all going through at the moment and overlooked and fighting back together," Cooper said in a statement. "And whatever you do - don't give up!"
Cooper was currently working on a new album from home.
Alice Cooper involves fans in new music video
Thursday, May 14 at 7:41 AM
3JS play new album in full via livestream
To celebrate the release of their new album, the 3JS Play The Nature of the Beast in full through their YouTube channel. The live stream starts on Thursday at 6:30 PM, the band says in an Instagram Story.
Wednesday, May 13 at 6:59 AM
Metropole Orkest streams De Nieuwe Wildernis in concert
The Metropole Orkest will stream De Nieuwe Wildernis in concert on Wednesday , with which it went on tour in 2014. The film score for the most successful nature film in the Netherlands (700,000 cinemagoers in 2013) can be seen from 8.30 pm on the website of the orchestra, which celebrates its 75th anniversary this year.
Wednesday, May 13 at 6:24 AM
Iggy Pop streams concert from 2016
Singer Iggy Pop streams the concert he gave in the Royal Albert Hall in 2016 on Wednesday from 9 p.m. on YouTube. The singer was joined in London by members of Arctic Monkeys and singer Josh Homme from Queens of the Stone Age.
Tuesday, May 12 at 12:24 PM
Taylor Swift puts concert on Disney +
Taylor Swift had some big concerts and festival performances planned for the spring and summer. Now that these are canceled, the singer decided to release her concert that she gave in Paris last year. The City of Lover concert can be seen on May 17 on the American channel ABC and will be released a day later on Disney + and Hulu. Swift gave the performance in honor of the release of her seventh album Lover .
Monday, May 11 at 6:36 AM
Thomas Berge gives dinner concerts in people's homes
Thomas Berge organizes dinner concerts in people's homes together with a chef and a pianist. "Including matching wines. Including table, decoration, cutlery and plates and layout according to RIVM guidelines," said the singer.
After good consultation, and taking into account the guidelines of the rivm, I came up with a new concept together with @ boytekoppele2 and @merijnjoostmusic !! Thomas Berge - Music and Dining experience! With a minimum of 18 and a maximum of 25 people I come together with a top chef and great pianist in your living room or backyard .. 5 courses with music and entertainment for € 200 per person! Including matching wines Including table, decoration cutlery and plates and layout according to guidelines of the RIVM !! Dining at Home, or barbecue in the garden with Green Egg XXLAvatar
Saturday, May 9 at 7:59 AM
Nielson gives terrace concert
Nielson gives a terrace concert on June 1 from the outside terrace of Radio 538. The singer's performance takes place during the Weekend Wietze program with 538 DJ Wietze de Jager. The radio station says that it will comply with the applicable corona rules during the concert. From 1 June, outdoor terraces may open again under certain conditions.
Friday, May 8 at 10:32 AM
Cast Community comes back together
The cast of the comedy Community returns once for a so-called table read , where they read the script of one of the previously recorded episodes. Donald Glover, who left the series early, will also be present at the Zoom reunion. The images will be broadcast on the YouTube page of Community on Monday 18 May . The cast also answers fan questions.
Thursday, May 7 at 1:54 PM
Kate Middleton Hosts Photo Contest and Exhibition
Kate Middleton and the National Portrait Gallery have set up a photo contest together. The British public can send photos until June 18. Those entries should reflect different themes during times of the corona crisis. The competition is called Hold Still and the best photos will be presented later in an online exhibition.
The Duchess and the @NationalPortraitGallery are inviting the people of the UK to submit a # HoldStill2020 photographic portrait, which you have taken during these extraordinary times. The project focuses on three core themes: Helpers and Heroes.Your New Normal.Acts of Kindness.One hundred shortlisted portraits will feature in a gallery without walls - a one of a kind digital exhibition open to all this August.Submit your images through the link in bio to enter and share your portraits on Instagram by tagging @KensingtonRoyal # HoldStill2020 to be in with a chance to be featured on our channel throughout the project. #StayAtHomeAvatar
Thursday, May 7 at 9:50 AM
Musical LIESBETH available online
De Graaf & Cornelissen Entertainment puts the musical LIESBETH , about the singer Liesbeth List, who died in March, online on YouTube. "We have of course thought about whether it would be appropriate to share this musical after the recent death of Liesbeth List," said the theater production company. "Ultimately, we think it's good and beautiful to honor and remember one of the biggest stars we were rich in."
Tuesday, May 5 at 9:48 PM
Barbra Streisand honors healthcare workers with You'll Never Walk Alone
Singer Barbra Streisand shared a video honoring healthcare workers with her performance of You'll Never Walk Alone . The song, written for the musical Carousel in 1945 , was first recorded by Streisand in 1997. However, her most famous rendition of the song was her performance at the 2001 Emmy Awards, honoring the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Barbra Streisand honors healthcare personnel with You'll Never Walk Alone
Monday, May 4 at 5:49 PM
Katy Perry and Lil Nas X perform with corona benefiet of fashion brand
Artists Katy Perry, Lil Nas X, Rita Ora and Doja Cat perform on Saturday 9 May at a digital benefit event Shein Together by fashion brand Shein. During the four-hour event not only musical performances will take place: Hailey Bieber and Yara Shahidi, among others, give beauty tutorials and styling tips.
Shein Together starts on Saturday May 9 at 10 PM Dutch time. The show can be viewed via the Shein app.
Friday, May 1 at 10:52 AM
First 'corona play film' to be seen from 19 May
At appropriate distance , the first Dutch 'corona play film' can be seen for free from 19 May via streaming service Pathé Thuis. The director Jon Karthuis' short film is set in a sunny, deserted city and revolves around two people in their thirties who meet at an appropriate distance.
Thursday, April 30 at 3:39 PM
Pieter Kuijpers makes comic thriller with webcams
Director Pieter Kuijpers ( Van God Los ) makes a 'video call film' together with actors from Toneelgroep Maastricht. The comedy thriller Lockdown , which is made entirely from home with webcams, is due out next week. The filmmaker already shares a trailer via Twitter.
Made a Video Call movie with Toneelgroep Maastricht and Luuk van Bemmelen.Comic thriller.2 couples, 2 computers, 1 Crisis.Next week release.Avatar
Thursday, April 30 at 11:09 AM
Mahler Festival will be an online event with 25 streams
The Concertgebouw would be devoted to composer Gustav Mahler from 8 to 17 May, but that festival will no longer take place. Instead, there will be 25 streams of recent performances. Two special new programs will also be released from an empty Concertgebouw and ten documentaries will feature Jaap van Zweden, among others. An orchestra member will look forward to a symphony every day at 3 p.m., which can be seen every time from 8:30 p.m. From May 7, everything can be followed via the official website of the Mahler Festival.
Thursday, April 30 at 10:41 AM
Theater performance De aanslag becomes radio play
The Amsterdam DeLaMar Theater is expected to come up with a theater adaptation of De aanslag on 4 May . As a replacement, a radio play will now be broadcast on that day, in which Victor Löw and Henriëtte Tol, among others, will play. Harry Mulisch's war story can be heard in the NPO Radio 5 program Volgspot . The performance starts at 8.30 pm, following the annual Remembrance Day.
Wednesday, April 29 at 6:57 PM
Queer Eye star Bobby Berk reviews interior on Animal Crossing
Bobby Berk, who normally gives the Queer Eye contestants' homea makeover, may not be seeing people for the time being due to the corona crisis. Instead, he is now helping the players of the popular online game Animal Crossing decorate their virtual homes.
Hai Nook Miles + members !! Do you need help making your #AnimalCrossing house a little more shamazing? Well, @bobbyberk is SOO EXCITED to share his interior design expertise with you! ✨💖 Reply to this tweet with pics of your home + the hashtag #QExAC for some special hiptips!Avatar
Tuesday, April 28 at 11:54 PM
Michael Bublé makes coronal
song Michael Bublé surprised fans with a new song called Gotta Be Patient . He previously worked with Canadian rock band Barenaked Ladies and Mexican pop singer Sofia Reyes. For the song, the singer drew inspiration from social distancing. So he sings, "I just want to see my friends, I want to walk down the street again. But I have to be patient, so let's enjoy this confinement."
LET'S ENJOY THIS CONFINATION ♥ ️ I hope this song becomes a highlight for you as it's been for me during quarantine. @michaelbuble @barenakedladiesmusic IT'S BEEN A PLEASURE WORKING WITH YOU, such a dream !!! Stay @ stay.homas gracias por escribir esta canción tan TOP, congratulations!Avatar
Tuesday, April 28 at 7:36 AM
The 1975 organizes listening party debut album
The 1975 organizes a listening party around their debut album The 1975 from 2013, the British rock band reports on Instagram. It is not yet known through which platform fans can listen. The listening party starts at 8 p.m.
// ALBUM 1 - LISTENINGPARTY - FRIDAY 7 PMBST // LOVE # the1975Avatar
Tuesday, April 28 at 5:17 AM
Oprah Winfrey and Julia Roberts among 200 participants livestream against corona
Oprah Winfrey and Julia Roberts are on the night from Friday to Saturday among the leading figures on the 24-hour live stream The Call to Unite , intended to support people suffering from the corona crisis and to inspire. From 2:00 AM (Dutch time), online performances and information sessions can be followed via YouTube and Facebook, including former American President George W. Bush, Alanis Morissette, Common, Deepak Chopra, Eva Longoria, Josh Groban, Jennifer Garner, Mandy Moore, Maria Shriver, Naomi Campbell, Martin Sheen and Quincy Jones.
We are honored to have such incredible talent joining us to #AnswerTheCall. Tune in May 1 at 8pm EDT! Link in bio for more info.Avatar
Friday, April 24 at 7:03 PM
Paul de Leeuw reads on YouTube from Hansel and Gretel
Because many people are at home because of the corona measures, Paul de Leeuw regularly posts videos on his social media to provide some entertainment. This time he reads the fairy tale Hans and Gretel by the brothers Grimm.
Paul de Leeuw reads from Hans & Gretel on YouTube
Friday, April 24 at 4:08 PM
Ask DI-RECT your questions
Fans of DI-RECT can go to the Instagram page of the band with all their questions on Friday at 5 p.m. Then bassist Bas van Wageningen is ready to answer them live.
By popular demand we have a live session again today! At 17:00 @basvanwageningen will do a Q&A via our Instagram Page. Ask your questions live or in the comments. See you soon! 📱🙌🏻Avatar
Friday, April 24 at 1:31 PM
Jeangu Macrooy gives balcony concert on King's Day
Jeangu Macrooy gives a balcony concert on a secret location in the Netherlands on Monday on the occasion of King's Day. The Dutch entry for the Eurovision Song Contest in 2021 says that the performance can be seen on Monday from 4 p.m. via the Facebook page of the Staatsloterij.
On Thursday, the city council of Rotterdam decided that next year the city would also like to organize the Eurovision song contest, which was postponed until 2021 due to the corona crisis.
Next Monday is King's Day! Unfortunately we can not celebrate this year like other years, but to get a bit in orange spheres I give a #b Balcony concert with my band somewhere in a secret location in the Netherlands in collaboration with the #Staatsloterij. Due to the currently applicable rules, the performance will unfortunately not be able to attend, but will be shown live via the Facebook page of the @staatsloterij! We go live at exactly 4:00 PM; come sing, come dance !! 🧡 #tocheenbeetje togetherAvatar
Friday, April 24 at 10:25 AM
Shows Theo Maassen, Sara Kroos and Sanne Wallis de Vries online at NPO Start
NPO Start has added cabaret performances by Theo Maassen, Sara Kroos and Sanne Wallis de Vries to the online cabaret offer of the streaming service of the Dutch public broadcaster. NPO Start previously made performances by Youp van 't Hek, Peter Pannekoek and Claudia de Breij available online. From April 29, Maassen's performance Certain things can be seen, as well as Fuck the system . Until June 16, a performance of the comedian is published every week.
Thursday, April 23 at 7:21 PM
Dua Lipa, Chris Martin and Zara Larsson cover Foo Fighters
A 'supergroup' of a series of well-known artists, including Dua Lipa, Chris Martin, Sean Paul, Bastille and Zara Larsson, recorded a cover of the song Times Like from their home studio These from the Foo Fighters.
The Foo Fighters themselves also sing along to the song. The proceeds of the single go to charity. In the accompanying video clip, which will premiere on Thursday evening, all familiar faces will be shown.
Thursday, April 23 at 11:40 AM
Comedy collective Badum performs on King's Day
Comedy collective Badum will show a live stream on Facebook on King's Day at 9 p.m. The group consisting of Howard Komproe, Arie Koomen, Giel Beelen and Michiel Veenstra, among others, will give a performance full of one-liners from home that evening.
Next Monday at 9:00 PM Willem is ready, who else?Avatar
Thursday, April 23 at 5:59 AM
Krezip added to the NPO Radio 2 King's Day
festival line-up Krezip has been added to the NPO Radio 2 King's Day festival line-up on Monday. Singer Jacqueline Govaert occasionally makes music on the street with her sister during the corona crisis and is looking for a way to be able to do that safely during the King's Day festival, she tells Radio 2. Also DI-RECT and Suzab & Freek are among the artists confirmed Monday.
Wednesday, April 22 at 4:55 PM
Spinnin 'Records celebrates King's Day Isolation Party
To celebrate King's Day, record label Spinnin' Records is organizing the King's Day Isolation party next Monday. Sam Feldt, Lucas & Steve and Fedde Le Grand, among others, play sets from 2 pm to 9 pm, which can be listened to via YouTube and Twitch, among others.
Tuesday, April 21 at 6:38 PM
Jack Johnson Hosts Festival From Home
Singer songwriter Jack Johnson has announced that he will host a music festival from his home this year in honor of the fiftieth Earth Day. In addition to Johnson, the Kokua Festival will also feature other artists, including Ben Harper and Ziggy Marley. The performances are interspersed with cooking lessons from Hawaiian chefs.
Viewers can make a donation to the Kokua Hawaii Foundation, a foundation that supports environmental education in schools and communities in Hawaii.
The festival will be broadcast on Johnson's Facebook page on the night of April 25-26 (Dutch time). It starts at midnight.
Monday, April 20 at 9:55 PM
Douwe Bob plays on the second edition of VrijMiBo
Nationalevrijmibo.nl organizes the second edition of VrijMiBo on Friday, this time with Douwe Bob. The first edition with Jett Rebel, which took place last week, has been viewed more than nine thousand times.
The opening act starts at 4.30 pm, Douwe Bob plays at 5 pm. The performance can be watched here.