Dutch bands

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#1

I’m heading to Amsterdam for work in a couple of weeks. Whenever I go abroad, I like to pick up some good local music.

Does anyone have any good recommendations of Dutch bands/artists?

So far I’ve had recommendations for PAUW, DeWolff, Birth Of Joy, Amber Arcades and De Staat, but others gratefully received.


#2

to go with the wine?


#3

#4

The Ex


#5

I think An Autumn For Crippled Children are Dutch. If you like your chilly atmospheric Black Metal then you could do a lot worse.


#6

#7

Liking that, cheers.


#8

I should have said I’ve already got all the Focus, 2 Unlimited and Urban Dance Squad I need.


#9

Those Foreign Kids are from Haarlem, which is right near Amsterdam.


#10

I’m heading to the dam on Thursday, I’ll ask around


#11

#12

Fluisteraars’ last album was incredible if you like black metal? (as a veeeery casual fan of the genre)


#13

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcV0pHbG6h4

Deutsche Ashram, if you like shoegazy stuff.


#14

Assuming Dutch Uncles don’t count…


#15

Came in to recommend these also, one of my favourites of 2015.


#16

Stille Wateren :heart_eyes:


#17

Thanks for bringing this to our attention. It’s just what I’ve been looking for.


#18

You’re welcome. If you haven’t done so yet, album is on bandcamp and is a little gem that was released last autumn.

https://deutscheashram.bandcamp.com/album/deeper-and-deeper


#19

Ta. I’ve already listened and will be getting it later this week.


#20

thE DAMned