Bossame consists of musicians from jazz, classical, and pop backgrounds who have been inspired by the versatility and (hidden) virtuosity of Brazilian music. One person would drift away with the music of Caetano Veloso, Djavan, and Jobim, while another was captivated by Brazilian Choro during a visit to Rio de Janeiro. Yet another was enthralled… Continue reading BOSSAME EP-Release


Ripa na Tulipa is a Brazilian Samba ensemble formed in 2020, dedicated to the research and performance of Brazilian music. The band members met at Codarts University of Arts, coming to the Netherlands from various countries (Norway, Spain, Portugal, Italy, and Brazil…), and found each other through their common interest in Brazilian music.  The group… Continue reading RIPA NA TULIPA

Victor Angeleas & Marcio Marinho

Márcio Marinho and Victor Angeleas have been in partnership for years. Together they have already recorded some diferente albums, developed a live music program on the Internet with more than 50 episodes, created important projects, played on different stages and composed more than 50 songs. They played on big stages in Brazil, in cities like… Continue reading Victor Angeleas & Marcio Marinho


Disclaimer: mostly Dutch Spoken, but non-Dutch languages welcome!  Just a Poetry Night is the midsummer night dream of the Schiedamse Poetry Slam!  Have you always been curious about what it is a wordsmith does? Are you an aspiring poet, spoken word artist, rapper or a writer who rants on facebook? Join the Workshop Writing &… Continue reading JUST A POETRY NIGHT | OPEN MIC

Inside Out by DJ Pyron

Hi wonderful adventurers and party people! Always wondered where the hidden gems in your city where? Looking for fresh sounds by artists yet to be discovered? Then Inside Out is the place to be! This new pop-up event showcases both! New venues, new locations, new sounds and new friends waiting for you to meet them.… Continue reading Inside Out by DJ Pyron

Roffa sounds (Jamsession)

Roffa sounds = cozy vibes and a melting pot of different cultures! All of which have contributed to the sound of Rotterdam. During the sessions musicians, vocalists and especially music lovers are taken on a musical journey through the sound of Roffa. Expect nice place to catch up, enjoy and network. In addition to live… Continue reading Roffa sounds (Jamsession)

Omar Ka & Friends (Jamsession)

Fulani singer Omar Ka (Dakar/Rotterdam) brings his friends in music to New Ground’s stage! Get ready for a night filled with Joy and Great music! Omar will be inviting friend in music to the stage. So bring your instruments and clear your throat! DJ Wijnand Schouten will keep the vibes going strong!

{20232209} Bob Drake and the Exovarmints & Hala

This is a concert in collaboration with and organized by WORM, hosted by New Grounds!  From progressive rock, avant-pop and (free) improvisation to avant-garde and cabaret. You hear influences from artists such as Neneh Cherry, Nina Hagen and Acoustic Ladyland. About The Exovarmints: Bob Drake: Multi-instrumentalist/singer/lyricist and songwriter, Bob (b. 1957) started playing instruments in,… Continue reading {20232209} Bob Drake and the Exovarmints & Hala