Norman Cook, universally recognized as Fatboy Slim, is one of the undeniable titans of electronic music. A prolific and enduring artist, his influence spans several decades and genres. Though Cook’s journey into music began in the late 1970s, it was during the 1990s where he truly carved his niche, emerging as a key figure in […]
Learn all about this legend of jazz when IN-EDIT NL presents the Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes during our sixth edition.
J Dilla, born in Detroit in 1974, remains an influential figure in hip-hop. His untimely 2006 death has not dimmed his legacy. Known for complex musicianship and innovative production, Dilla is a revered icon. He worked with De La Soul, The Pharcyde, and was key in Slum Village. He also joined The Ummah and the Soulquarians. His use of the Akai […]
From the electric energy of rock ‘n’ roll to the intricate depths of classical music, here’s a look at eight of our favourite music documentaries of 2023.
Many of you will probably already be familiar with the idiosyncratic and ambitious composer Stockhausen. Fabled for his pioneering contribution to electronic music, he has gone on to inspire artists including Bjork, The Beatles, Miles Davis, and Pink Floyd, just to name a few. From pieces devoted to the snow-capped Austrian Alps, written for 300-piece […]
My name is Remco Faasen, and I am one of the editors-in-chief of the metal e-zine Zware Metalen. I was asked to briefly introduce this listening party for the new Metallica album: 72 Seasons. A listening party at a music documentary festival. That sounds strange, but it’s not because it’s Metallica. And Metallica has been […]
Lee Fields is a legendary soul singer whose music has delighted audiences for over five decades. Known for his powerful vocals, passionate performances, and timeless sound, Fields has carved out a unique place in the music world as one of his generation’s most dynamic and influential artists. Born in North Carolina and raised in New […]
With one of our largest film programmes to date, In-Edit NL is again packed with great music documentaries across a wide range of genre, subjects, and artists. We know it can be tough to find what exactly to watch, but luckily, we’ve got some advice. We’ve asked our friend and the Melkweg Film programmer Steven […]
Kids of the Bims: “We wanted to create a layered feeling because the area and its people are diverse.”
Directed by I AM HERE, Max Paschke, Maik Schuster, the short doc Kids of the Bims explores the story of the Bims, the Bijlmer; the history, its figureheads, subculture, and the fast-growing gentrification looming on the horizon. From traditional Surinamese music to Afro Beat, HipHop and more, we discover what shapes the new sound of the […]
For our fifth edition, IN-EDIT NL will host several documentary films around the subject of electronic music in Cologne, Germany. Across the programme, we will time travel into the heartland of the German city’s extensive electronic music scene, from the 1950s to today with Kristina Schippling’s The Sound of Cologne. Then, CAN and Me presents […]