From Berlin via Tel Aviv comes Moscoman of Disco Halal fame for an ADE session at RLR.
From Berlin via Tel Aviv comes Moscoman of Disco Halal fame for an ADE session at RLR.
Five hours w/ the Voyage Direct crew: Elias Mazian, Tom Trago, Jasper Wolff & Maarten Mittendorff, Efde & Tracey and more…
Courtesy is a DJ, label owner and journalist. As her uncommon legal name Najaaraq Vestbirk indicates, she was born in Greenland but grew up mostly in Denmark. During her 2016 banner year, Courtesy established herself as a powerful solo artist and launched the label Ectotherm with her former Apeiron cohort Mama Snake.
VIV is first and foremost an outlet of Moroccan artists willing to contribute to our musical environment. Today, we’re presenting a modern, open interpretation of the Moroccan spirit epitome, our National Anthem, in the form of a song collection ranging from electronic to acoustic, with Ambient, IDM and Footwork, but also singing and instrumentation.
A puzzled young man skillfully/questionably blends the sounds of musical by-blows far and wide – but mainly reggae made by white blokes and 50p g-funk records about ‘hustling’. Real life quote: “One of the most original young DJs I’ve heard in a long time” Calypso Steve.
Legendary dj/head honcho of BPitch Control Ellen Allien going B2B with K-Hand
One hour with this Paris born, Tokyo raised NYC based international eclectic french DJ.
the Stockholm based record label comes by the RedLight HQ during ADE for 2 hours of musical masaker. Powder brings her far-eastern electronics, towLie her melon fantasies and the two label founders (Sling & Samo) will talk the talk and walk the walk.
Orchid coming through with a wild combination of Honey Soundsystem, Project Pablo and Cooper Saver
The Amsterdam Dance Event is here again and we’ve got a heavy schedule lined up for you. Tune in to the shows and/or drop by for a delicious beverage or two. Also just in time for ADE, a rerun of our popular black crewneck sweater. Our RLR AMS shop is open every day this week […]
During ADE Red Light Radio and Music From Memory team up with Carhartt WIP for a special event in the RLR AMS SHOP with music by: Michal Turtle (Live), Jonny Nash (Live), Tako, Abel, Jamie Tiller & Orpheu The Wizard 17-21. Free entrance & beers. RLR AMS SHOP, Oudekerksplein 30 (next to the RLR Studio)
Paradiso & Red Light Radio present: Suzanne Ciani – Diva of the Diode at Bitterzoet in Amsterdam! Suzanne Ciani (born June 4, 1946) is an Italian American pianist, composer and sound designer who found early success with innovative electronic music. Here’s a link to the event…
Thailand, here we come! Programming/Streaming a stage at BEAMfest for 2 days. Can’t wait to hear & see The Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band in their hometown! And a lot more at 17 & 18 November. Stay tuned: beamfest.com
The DC punk icon Ian Svenonius (The Make-Up, Weird War etc.) and author is making everybody talk about his first solo project ‘Introduction to Escape-Ism’, released under the moniker Escape-Ism, is out on November 10 via Merge. Curious? We definitely are, and can’t wait to see what he’s gonna do on stage. Here’s a link […]
Red Light Radio introduces Light Conversation – a new series documenting the lives and experiences of personalities from across the creative spectrum.
For its first guest, the show invites Emanyeo “Jagari” Chanda; vocalist of the pioneering Zamrock band WITCH (We Intend To Cause Havoc).
On saturday the 14th of October we will be doing a live-broadcast from Crevette Records for their 1 year anniversary weekend. Expect a full day of music by different guests: Lefto, Max Abysmal, Asa Moto, A. Brehme, Alfred Anders & Weird Dust.
From September 23rd until October 14th we will take RLR on a club tour around Europe for 6 nights at Five Miles (w/ Tief), OOST, BAR, Shelter Amsterdam, PAL and OHM Berlin! HOPE 2 C U THERE!
Next up is a night full of heavy live jams at Amsterdam’s newest venue Garage Noord w/ MoE (Heavy noise rock from Norway) & DEAD (Loud sludge punk from Australia). Alongside the acts there will be music provided by RLR dj’s. FREE ENTRANCE. Small capacity, so don’t turn up late. Starts at 21:00 at Garage Noord, Gedempt Hamerkanaal 40, Amsterdam
We’re beyond stoked to hook up with TEDER.FM for 2 days of broadcasting the local scene and doing a little party at night in TLV, Israel.
For years now, the RLR crew are big fans of the funny, on-point shirts of Turbo Island (Bristol). On August 30th we’re happy to release not only RLR x Turbo Island shirts, but also hoodies, jackets and silk screen posters in collaboration with OBEY Clothing. Please drop by at the shop, crack a beer and get your hands on these sick items. Support your local radio station!
After two great events with MICH and PIP Den Haag it’s up to Awanto 3 to give you a glimpse of his decades deep career as a dj/producer/artist… Will be a wild one! Stay tuned for line-up details and here’s link to the event.
After an amazing first edition, Atlas Electronic returned to paradise in the summer of 2017 to bring you some of the best forward thinking electronic music, art & local Morrocan culture. The Red Light Radio crew was there the whole festival, check our facebook for live video’s and stay tuned for the recordings!
Last weekend we had the pleasure of doing a 3-day broadcast in St. Petersburg for the amazing Present Perfect Festival. Not only did we had a killer time, we also had some killer guests. Go check out all recordings at here
The Debbie Harry X OBEY Women’s Collection is taking over Red Light Radio‘s RLR AMS SHOP. To celebrate we’re hosting a party at Garage Noord on Friday, August 11th. The Homesick will play live and RLR favourites will dj. Get your tickets at Oudekerksplein 30 in Amsterdam on August 10-11 between 12-8 pm. Here’s a link to the event.
Smallest stage aka biggest fun! Those who visited previous editions know that eventually everybody will end up at our little stage. Here’s a link to tickets
Oedipus brewing from Amsterdam combine two of the greatest things in the world: music and beer! For their Planet Oedipus party they’ve invited over 20 breweries from all over the world. On sunday August 13 we will provide the music, join us for a good time and more than a few delicious beverages! click here for tickets
We’re stoked to be part of this year’s edition of the Dekmantel festival. Previous year’s were a blast and this year will be no exception. Click here for the complete program…
Together with OBEY we made limited Red Light Radio versions of our favourite unclassic shirts we see oh so often here in the hood. Available for order now in our webshop and of course also available at the RLR/AMS shop at Oudekerksplein 30 in Amsterdam.
Red Light Radio just opened a SHOP! Support your local radio station and walk in for new RLR gear (new shirts, bags, slip mats, lighters, silkscreens, you name it we got it!), all available at Oudekerksplein 30, next to the radio studio
Red Light Radio presents a documentary about Dick Verdult aka Dick El Demasiado at FC Hyena. Dick is one of RLR’s favourite artists and has been connected to the station from the start with multiple radio shows and gigs at our parties. The documentary is directed by RLR resident Luuk Bouwman.
After a magical first year, we are heading back to our beloved Noorderlicht, NDSM, for another edition of SSFB. Line-up: Selda Bağcan & Boom Pam, Daphni, Sun Ra Arkestra, Wally Badarou, Mutant Beat Dance, Antal, Lena Willikens, Black Merlin, Interstellar Funk, Tako, Orpheu the Wizard, Vladimir Ivkovic, DJ Okapi, Mim Suleiman, Bufiman, Nosedrip, High Wolf, Orphan Fairytale, Iza Bel and more!
It’s no secret that Het Kabinet is one of RLR’s most favourite days in the year. We are really happy that for the 4th year in a row we are hosting a stage again and that we are part of this amazing festival line up! Can’t wait for May 27th! Click here for the complete […]
futura & Red Light Radio joined for a night of wilderness and joy. During the day we did a broadcast from the Hivern Discs HQ on our second stream. Click here to check out the recordings!
Shazzula Vultura who directed and released the triple LP compilation and occult film, Black Mass Rising, has a great ear for spaced out, demon-summoning, mind-altering music as she also creates with her current band Wolvennest of which she is the vocalist and synth-sorceress. This must be the deepest Sonos x Red Light Radio Liner Notes so far, enjoy the listen and read!
Live broadcast from the 20/44 club in Belgrade to celebrate their 8th B-day.
Specijal Yugo stuff only 14 – 20 h with WC7 aka Vladimir Crvenkovic, Vladimir Ivkovic (Offen music), Slobodan Brkic AKA DJ Brka (Disco Not Disco / 20/44 resident), Ivan Zupanc aka Unknown Artist, Jaka Batič (Tetkine Radosti) (Ljubljana/SLO), Lüle (Kompleks) YugoEdits special
We’re thrilled to announce that we will host a stage with Music From Memory at the Farr Festival 2017 held within an uninhabited forest in Hertfordshire, England. Our stage will feature Tako, Jamie Tiller and Orpheu The Wizard joined by: Sassy J, Suzanne Kraft, Tornado Wallace and a live show by Dazion. Hope to see you there!
The Online Radio Festival returns to Muziekgebouw. On Friday May 19 we participate to celebrate independent radio culture. Live broadcasts, panel talks and a line-up of progressive live performances and dj’s during the night. Click here for the complete program.
We’re stoked to visit this year’s Intonal experimental music festival in Malmö! We will set up a small radio studio and will broadcast dj-sets by artists playing the festival. Take a look at the killer line-up > 100% no disappointment guarantee!
On Sunday the 21st of may Culte Agency and Red Light Radio are joining forces again for an afternoon full of musical gems from Belgium & Holland.The shows will be broadcasted from the Culte Agency Headquarters in Brussel, Belgium. Artist will perform in the garden, on the terrace and in the office. Click here for more info
We team up with our favorite brewery from Amsterdam for a fun day on the beach in Bloemendaal. Oedipus will provide their luscious beers and we will take care of the music. Line up: Sassy J, Telephones, Bossoyo & Dazion (live) Here’s a link to the event.
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. His Liner Notes podcast is almost like a time capsule, containing mostly UK allied hybrid house and techno tracks from the early, mid nineties. “With a ‘trance-not-trance’ connection”…
Red Light Radio and Amsterdam’s Order collective team up for a social gathering in Berlin at Sizzer and Halal’s ‘Wir Sind Die Hollander’ pop-up space in Berlin. Come meet us May 11th at Wir Sind Die Holländer – Inselstrasse 13.
Here’s a link to the event.
On July 27/28/29 RLR returns to Russia for the Present Perfect Festival in St. Petersburg with 3 days of broadcasts and a party. Click to see the full broadcast program!
We are shocked and devastated by the news that our friend and Melting Point radio host Siba Kladic past away last week. Not only did she continually inspire us with her selection of music, as a person she was truly one of a kind. We are sending all our love and the deepest condolences to […]
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. “The mix reflects a combination of some recent tracks I found, plus some pieces by artists who have had a big influence on my music”, Nash says about his addition. “Whilst my productions have tended to be on a mellow side, my DJ-sets really move all over the place.”
Jäger Music, Bordello A Parigi and Red Light Radio present: The Taste Of Pip featuring Solar b2b Intergalactic Gary, Dazion & 751, David Vunk, Justin Verkijk, Jeans & More. RSVP at www.jagermusic.nl and use code REDLIGHTPIP.
De Uitnodiging invites us to De Smederij in Tilburg for one night of all things beautiful w/ Hantrax
Nosedrip & Orpheu The Wizard. Click here for more information.
We’re proud to be part of this year’s World Minimal Music Festival, we’ll host a special side-event on sunday april 9 w/ Wolf Müller & Cass + Don’t DJ and more acts to be announced, stay tuned.
We’re back at the Wrong Planet! This time at SkateCafe with: Ben Westbeech, Right On Mountain, Rege Satanas, Bamshakalah!Omit Iwik & DJ Soulseek. Free Entry! Open early and lots of psych, kraut & rock till late!
Artwork by the great Floor Van Het Nederend!
Click here for the event details
For the latest edition of Sonos & Red Light Radio’s Liner Notes we’ve asked vinyl collector/DJ/hi-fi head/music supervisor/reissue producer Zach Cowie to pick some of his favorites. A wonderful listen through folk, ambient and experimental music and a great read to go with it!
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. Maekkot aka Lee Loewenicht is known for his broad knowledge and many travels to Japan and other countries, where he digs up killer records. Enjoy the read/listen!
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. Elena Colombi shares an extraordinarily curious mix in the Red Light Radio x Sonos Liner Notes series. The musical style of the DJ and NTS radio host taps into a wide array of influences and inspirations.
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. Browsing through the records that Wildlife has on offer, it becomes obvious that a mix by the head honcho can only be exciting! Enjoy the read/listen.
We’re bringing some of the best of what Dutch electronic music has to offer to Austin, Texas on March 15, 16 and 17. ADE presents Dekmantel & Red Light Radio at SXSW 2017! Click here for more info
Red Light Radio was asked to curate a cool event at Paradiso for Lost & Found. We came up with this wild line-up: Anne-James Chaton & Andy Moor (The EX), Roelien & Lien, Guy Tavares, Andi Otto, J.C. Mol & Dazion. Here’s a link to the event with more details.
We will be broadcasting ‘The Taste Of Mich’, brought to you by Jagermusic at the Skatecafe in Amsterdam on april 8. There will be live shows by MICH, the Homesick, Waterlelyck and dj sets by Vic Crezée (Whatever Forever special), Bert & Ert, Rimer London, Parra & Schompus. Click here for ticket info…
From april 5 till 8 we will broadcast live from the Ambient Room at the World Minimal Music Festival in Amsterdam on our second stream. Tune in and zone out!
Red Light Radio turned 6 years and celebrated it at De School w/ Marie Davidson, Toresch, Firestone, Lien, Steele Bonus, Maekkot, Orpheu the Wizard, Inga Mauer & Ron Morelli. Thanks to all the party people, all our dj’s and of course all of our listeners! Here’s to at least 6 more years.
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. Besides putting out celebrated unreleased and overlooked electronic gems with his label, it may be said that Jamie has been one of the finest local DJs around lately playing well known festivals and parties all around the world.
Thursday November 10: Gigi Masin and Lutto Lento live at the Taborkirche in Berlin, RLR/Music From Memory afterparty.
Friday November 11: Live from the Salon Des Amateurs in Düsseldorf.
Saturday November 12: Live from PP in Munich.
Click here for the recordings!
Music From Memory and Red Light Radio landed together in Barcelona for the first time for a label showcase which included two live performances; by Spanish sound luminaire Suso Saiz and Italian ambient pioneer Gigi Masin, both the subject of retrospective compilations on the Dutch imprint. Check out the recording here!
ADE 2016 was a blast at Red Light radio, thanks to everyone that played a set, came to hang and of course to all the listeners. Check out the radioshows here.
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. The young polymath moved to Amsterdam just over a year ago and has brought a great addition to our collective musical minds ever since, particularly through her Lullabies for Insomniacs imprint. Dive in…
Red Light Radio, Dark Entries & Paradiso present a night at ADE in Amsterdam with 2 legendary live acts: CRASH COURSE IN SCIENCE (US) & SEVERED HEADS (AUS). Josh Cheon (Dark Entries) will DJ at this night, alongside Red Light Radio residents Parrish Smith and Mark Knekelhuis. Check out a review (written in Dutch) of this night here!
We’d like to share the recordings of radio shows we did at the Dekmantel Opening Day live from Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ with The Rest is Noise. Listen back to talks & DJ-sets by Azymuth, raster-noton, James Holden, Central, Sassy J, Luc Mast & Parrish Smith HERE!
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. Ostend-based Nosedrip aka Ziggy Devriendt is the founder of the Belgian online radio station Stroom.tv and label called Stroom. This edition of Liner Notes reflects Ziggy’s broad musical interests; ambient, drone, synth-pop, coldwave, post-punk and folk.
We are still flying high from broadcasting yhr first edition of the Atlas Electronic Music Festival in Morocco. Atlas Electronic is a brand new four day electronic music and arts festival held on a beautiful exotic location just outside the buzzing city of Marrakech. Check out all the recordings here!
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. For his episode in the RLR x Sonos Liner Notes series, Phuong Dan has a different plan in mind. “First and foremost; I want to select music that has a personal meaning to me. But I take also in account that this series gives opportunity to highlight some presumably unsuspected music.
We were part of this year’s edition of the Dekmantel festival and as to be expected from Dekmantel it was unreal! We’ve broadcasted for four days from the opening night and from our booth at the festival site and had killer acts from all over the world doing dj-sets. Find the recordings here
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. This edition of the Red Light Radio x Sonos Liner Notes with London-based selector John Gómez “borrows the essence of some of Cuba’s spiritual and transcendent rhythms and combines these with a feeling of Balearic esotericism, where anything goes.”
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. Red Light Radio breathes diversity, and diversity is just what guitarist Ripley Johnson(Moon Duo / Wooden Shjips) stands for.
Liner Notes is a bi-weekly podcast series with mixes by our favorite selectors, DJs and music enthousiasts from around the world. The next stop in our Red Light Radio x Sonos Liner Notes series is at home, in Amsterdam’s Red Light district, where Young Marco resides.
Yes! Our third time in a row at the Beaches Brew festival in Ravenna was killer as expected. We hosted daytime parties on the beach with Dj-sets & interviews, spinned at the afterparties at night and hosted a stage w/ Ata Kak, Dollkraut, Ninos Du Brasil and more. We would like to thank the whole Beaches Brew festival crew for inviting us again and hopefully see all of you again next year. Stay tuned for the recordings!
March 22-26 we went to Honolulu to broadcast a series of events celebrating 2 years of the Soul Time In Hawaii label. Rare views in private record collections, events at a beach club and local record shop, artist discussions & live shows by Mike Lundy & more. Needless to say it was a blast, head over to our Mixcloud to hear the recordings!
Rush Hour just moved their shop a few doors up the street to a great new space. To celebrate this RH threw 3 excellent parties Fri/Sat/Sun and we joined he fun by broadcasting Friday 8th and Saturday 8th with some great Amsterdam locals. Check out the recordings here!
It’s been a while since we released the last Red Light Radio themed silkscreen poster by our favourite artists. After 3 great editions of Parra, Father Futureback & Sasa Ostoja and Rafael Rozendaal we are proud to present you the 4th poster by Floor van het Nederend. A long time favourite of ours with his gloomy landscapes and absurd situations, Floor was on top of our list for this one. It’s for sale now in our webshop!
For our first broadcast outside our studio of the year we went to club Under Bron in Stockholm! We did a broadcast during the day with: DJ Sling, towLie, Varg, Mai Nestor & Pedrodollar. Click here to find the recordings of the broadcast. And for the night we brought these fools from Amsterdam: Cinnaman, Orpheu the Wizard, Tako & Robert Bergman.
Our last Converse Red Light Session of 2015 was everything we’d hoped for, thanks to everybody involved and all the people that came over. Stay tuned for footage.
No Emoji could describe our 5 Year Anniversary party that took place at Studio 80 on November 27th. We would like to thank everybody that celebrated it with us and of course all the performers: GILB’R, SYRACUSE, SAN PROPER, ADOLF BUTLER, PARRISH SMITH, DICK EL DEMASIADO, DOLLKRAUT, FUTURE VINTAGE. Also big thank you to all […]
Wow, this had to be the sweatiest Converse Red Light Sessions to date! Both bands were absolutely killer. Click here for a video of the NEED show. And stay tuned for more!
For the first time ever, RLR has visited LA for a 5 days power trip. Broadcasts done at Dublab, Culture Collide, Mount Analog & Turquoise Wisdom. Recordings with Lovefingers, Heidi, Dirty Dave, Secret Sercuit, Mount Analog, Cooper Saver, Anticon & many more are online now. Find ‘m HERE
For the first time ever, RLR has visited LA for a 5 days power trip. Broadcasts done at Dublab, Culture Collide, Mount Analog & Turquoise Wisdom will be online ASAP.
Bant Mag invited RLR to Istanbul to get familiar with the current local music scene and their connection to the rich musical heritage that Turkey has. It was a great day with 14 guests playing their own music and their favorite Turkish jams. Check the recording here!
We took over the Incubate Radio program in Tilburg on friday september 18th and had a blast w/ dj-sets by The Black Marble Selection, Burial Hex, Peach Kelli Pop and Hell Icon. Check out the shows here!
We had an amazing weekend at the Dekmantel Festival 2015 with our radio brothers NTS. Big shout out to Dekmantel for making it all happen and of to all the dj’s, artists, dancers and those who witnessed it on their internet-computers. Hope to see you all next year!
We had a blast at the Red Light Radio X BBQ stage at the 15th edition of Appelsap Festival on august 8th. Thanks to all the dj’s that came through, the backstage drinkers and all the sweaty dancers.
Thank you all for coming to our Converse Rubber Tracks Live event with Chelsea Wolfe, Raderkraft & Blue Crime. Click here to see the recap. Stay tuned for updates on our upcoming Converse Red Light Sessions!
Beaches Brew, held in Ravenna (Italy), is easily one of the best festivals in Europe. Needless to say that we were stoked to be part of the 2015 edition. Click HERE to hear all the shows we have recorded on the beach. And we hope to see you at the 2016 edition!
Hi all, as some of you noticed we changed the platform of our on demand archive from Soundcloud to MIXCLOUD. Find all playlists and shows back on our website’s ARCHIVE or at https://www.mixcloud.com/redlightradio.
Now in store! Hi Quality RLR shirts & record bags through www.rockwellbyparra.com. Shirts in RED and OFFWHITE/SPECKLED. Bags fit a perfect amount of records for a radio show or DJ-set. Get it!