Who Is: Fatboy Slim

Fatboy Slim: Right Here Right now

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 […]

Essentials: Max Roach

Max Roach The Drum Also Waltzes

Learn all about this legend of jazz when IN-EDIT NL presents the Max Roach: The Drum Also Waltzes during our sixth edition.

Essentials: J Dilla

The Legacy of J Dilla

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 […]

The Best Music Documentaries of 2023

Squaring the Circle: The Story of Hipgnosis

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.

Who is: Stockhausen

Karlheinz Stockhausen

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 […]

Who Is: Metallica

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 […]

The Top 10 Lee Fields Songs You Need to Hear

Lee Fields

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 […]

Strik’s Picks

Steven Strik

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 […]

10 Seminal Moments of Cologne Electronic Music

Sound of Cologne

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 […]