Discover what’s going on in Brussels, music that’s floating around the edges
In light of recent developments in the spread of the COVID-19 virus, which is a very fast-moving situation, AB will be closing its doors until May the 3rd.
All concerts until 3rd of May will be suspended, and rescheduled where possible. We have mobilised the entire team and are working hard to find the best solution for each event. Individual concerts may be postponed or cancelled. If a concert is postponed, any tickets purchased will be valid for the rescheduled date. If a concert is cancelled, all tickets will be automatically refunded.
VOLTA is a workplace and a concert venue for musicians. Musicians can head there for guidance, rehearsal spaces, residences, workshops and more. A super organisation in a super location with a super repertoire.
They present ‘Chose Qui Bouge’ in AB. An evening in which we see a reflection of what’s going on in Brussels. To do this, they went in search of artists who challenge themselves and work to break new ground. VOLTA isn’t inspired by genres. It looks to the tendencies in the current youth landscape and offers a stage to to musicians with an experimental and quirky character.
Ana Diaz is a Brussels artist with a Spanish background. Her music is a mixture of everything she likes and knows: hip-hop, electronica, soul, r&b, … Her lyrics are about things that she has experienced herself or that happen around her, which makes it all very personal.
The trio consisting of Vitja Pauwels, Hendrik Lasure and Casper Van De Velde resulted from a research project. They mainly present us with improvised, electro-acoustic music and recently released their album ‘Singer Featherweight’.
JR/.?BST makes moody ambient electronica. Those wanting a foretaste of this mysterious artist’s work can listen in the meantime to his monthly show on ‘The Word Radio’.
Daisy Darkpark transports you to another universe. Her tracks have something filmic about them,and at the same time they are challenging, experimental and dark.
TSUGI is a young producer and DJ from Brussels. Fierce bass, trap, grime and electronica … he’s always searching for a new sound. ‘Dreamstate’ came out at the end of January - an imaginary dream world that became a safe space for him to freely do his own thing. He also released ‘Silver Tears’ on this EP, working with Martha Da’ro for that one.