Goodbye 2018! Hello 2019…

With almost 52.000 views from 154 countries around the globe Turn Up The Volume! had a record-breaking 2018. Thanks to all you out there, you wonderful music junkies! I’m totally ready to shake things up even more in 2019 and let’s hope this new year will finally be a good one without any fear and tons of razzle-dazzle musicality…

DAVID BOWIE – Groovy ‘HEROES’ Version – Live In Berlin 2002

Relaxing vibes for the laziest day of the week…

30 December 2018

2018 is almost over, but there’s still time enough to be a hero for just one day this year. This outstanding groovy live version of DAVID BOWIE‘s  immortal classic HEROES in Berlin in 2002, growing in sound and power after a tender and gentle start, will get you definitely into that once in a lifetime, special heroic feel…

DAVID BOWIE: Facebook

 

5 Splendid Albums Turning… 20 In 2019

Going back in sonic history looking for memorable albums…

Here come Five Splendid Albums, selected
by Turn Up The Volume turning 20 next year!

1. ‘The Soft Bulletin’ by THE FLAMING LIPS

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2. ‘The Contino Sessions’ by DEATH IN VEGAS

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3. ‘Surrender’ by THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS

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– 4.’Beaucoup Fish’ by UNDERWORLD

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5. ‘Midnight Vultures’ by BECK

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TURN UP THE VOLUME’s 15 Knockout Live Performances Of 2018…

Turn Up The Volume saw about 150 acts playing live this past year. Here are the 15 Knockout Performances that made his body temperature going way up, made his adrenalin stream faster and had a lasting impact on his greedy ears & impressed eyes.

1. THE FLAMING LIPS – Melkweg, Amsterdam – 11 November – Review here

2. SLOWDIVE – Cactus Brugge Festival – 15 July – Review here

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3. IDLES – De Zwerver, Leffinge, Belgium – 2 November – Review here

4. JOHNNY MARR – Trix Club, Antwerp – 7 December – Review here

5. FONTAINES D.C. – Botanique, Brussels – 4 May – Review here

6. NOEL GALLAGHER – Vorst National, Brussels – 6 April

7. THE GLÜCKS – Ghent Fest – 19 July – Review here

8. RUMOURS – Cosa Nostra, Aalst – 21 April – Review here

9. JUJU – Kinky Star, Ghent – 18 February – Review here

10. PEUK – De Kleine Kunst, Ghent – 8 September – Review here

11. AUTOBAHN – Kinky Star, Ghent – 11 February – Review here

12. FALLING MAN – Ghent Fest – 14 July – Interview here

13. PERE UBU – 4 AD, Diksmuide – 1 June – Review here

14. TUBELIGHT – Charlatan, Ghent – 23 March – Review here

15. PINK ROOM – Kinky Star, Ghent – 3 March – Review here

(all pictures by Turn Up The Volume!)

5 Smashing Albums Turning… 25 In 2019

Going back in sonic history looking for memorable albums…

Here come Five Smashing Albums, selected
by Turn Up The Volume turning 25 next year!

1. ‘Definitely, Maybe’ by OASIS

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– ‘2. ‘The Holy Bible‘ by MANIC STREET PREACHERS

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– ‘3. ‘Dog Man Star’‘ by SUEDE

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– ‘4. ‘Let Love In’‘ by NICK CAVE

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5.’Parklife’ by BLUR

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