Posters, hearts and tears: The Boyband Phenomenon

18th March 2019FANZINE, Geen onderdeel van een categorie
Boybands could almost be considered a subgenre of pop music and culture. There seems to be a pattern in their success amongst preteen and teenage audiences, mostly girls. A pattern that’s repeating itself in different eras and different countries too.   It’s something like a formula. 3,4, or 5 young single attractive men sing in [...]

Studio 54: Sex, drugs and disco

24th February 2019FANZINE, Geen onderdeel van een categorie
It only takes a google images search to get an idea of what the legendary New York nightclub Studio 54 was about. Photos of celebrities having fun, drinking, winking to the camera, engaging in somewhat strange activities (like riding a horse in the middle of the dancfloor) pop up. And not just any celebrities, but [...]

This year’s films are announced!

17th February 2019Geen onderdeel van een categorie, NEWS

As the production team is working hard to bring us the best at this year’s edition of IN-EDIT Netherlands, we are happy to announce some of the films that are included in the program, just to give you an idea of what’s in store!   Peret, Yo Soy La Rumba (2018) directed by Paloma Zapata (Spain) … Read More

The mighty Daniel Johnston

10th February 2019FANZINE, Geen onderdeel van een categorie
To those unfamiliar with the music of Daniel Johnston, a basic internet search will land one to discover that Johnston’s music was not only a favorite of Kurt Cobain’s, but that an interest for his music still lives on to this day.   In fact, it is not only this attention that has gotten his [...]

(not) Missing In Action

3rd February 2019FANZINE, Geen onderdeel van een categorie
I remember the first time I heard the music of M.I.A. very well. I was in my early teens when “Bucky Done Gun” came on our tv. I couldn’t really get the lyrics at the time, but the image of that fierce woman rapping in the Mojave desert is forever imprinted in my mind. I [...]

A Glimpse Into Their Lives

27th January 2019FANZINE, Geen onderdeel van een categorie
Music biopics are always around. It feels that every year there are many films about the lives of musicians and performers, some of them gain their popularity not only among the audience, but also among film critics. And now with Bohemian Rhapsody nominated for 5 academy awards, including that of Best Picture and Best Actor [...]