AB Café/Resto is open again: drop by for a free Jupiler!

In collaboration with our good friends from Jupiler, both the Agora and the AB Café/Resto were renewed during the winter-break. By simply presenting your concert ticket for the day itself in the AB Café/Resto or by showing that you're logged into the AB Café/Resto via Foursquare, you can receive a free Jupiler.

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Huis 33 1/3: Album Listening sessions

We'll be kicking off January 2012 in Huis 23, the living room of the AB, with a new monthly series of ‘listening sessions’, entitled Huis 33 1/3 (yes, indeed, the revolutions-per-minute of an LP).

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AB in images

A new month, a new selection of images by Wannebes

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A late night show with Stijn after fDeluxe!

Following the fDELUXE concert, STIJN will perpetrate a 'late night show with Prince': his own favourites from the immense Prince catalog - not necessarily the most well-known hits - plus an occasional own Stijn-creation!

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AB in pictures

A new month, a new selection of images by Wannebes

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Drums Are For Parades, Diablo Blvd. and Steak Number Eight roll dice for a spot on the bill

On Sunday 18 December these 3 metal bands will be performing in AB. Come see how a poker game decided who goes on stage when.

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ABXPO: Daniel Corrigan live photography from First Avenue

In the month of December, AB will present a digital exhibition by the American photographer Daniel Corrigan, as part of our Minneapolis, Mon Amour series.

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Customs report

Customs presented their new album Harlequins of Love at the AB and they were followed by me...

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FONAL ART & ARCTIC ACCENTS

December 2011: extra attention to 3 Finnish evenings @ AB + the Fonal label expo now already showing @ the ABresto! Want to taste more?

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10 AB Sessions for 10 years of Poppunt

With the upcoming Muzikantendag and Poppunt's 10 year anniversary, AB and Poppunt got together to organise a competition whereby 10 young talents could come and record an AB Session. This week you will see 2 winners appear each day. Today: PAPER FOX and THE PILOT LIGHT

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10 AB Sessions for 10 years of Poppunt

With the upcoming Muzikantendag and Poppunt's 10 year anniversary, AB and Poppunt got together to organise a competition whereby 10 young talents could come and record an AB Session. This week you will see 2 winners appear each day. Today: TOUR and D-TURN

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Giana Factory to collaborate with the hottest new Belgian act - School is Cool

On 30 November Antwerp sensations School is Cool will do an intimate show for a selected few European music professionals followed by a special joint appearance with Copenhagen electropop trio Giana Factory during their SPOT On Denmark gig at AB Box.

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10 AB Sessions for 10 years of Poppunt

With the upcoming Muzikantendag and Poppunt's 10 year anniversary, AB and Poppunt got together to organise a competition whereby 10 young talents could come and record an AB Session. This week you will see 2 winners appear each day. Today: CODY AND THE ALBATROSS and ASTRONAUTE

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10 AB Sessions for 10 years of Poppunt

With the upcoming Muzikantendag and Poppunt's 10 year anniversary, AB and Poppunt got together to organise a competition whereby 10 young talents could come and record an AB Session. This week you will see 2 winners appear each day. Today: J. KEENS BALLOON FLIGHT and NEWTOWN

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10 AB Sessions for 10 years of Poppunt

With the upcoming Muzikantendag and Poppunt's 10 year anniversary, AB and Poppunt got together to organise a competition whereby 10 young talents could come and record an AB Session. This week you will see 2 winners appear each day. Today: STOOMBOOT and EVERYMAN

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ABXPO: 'Seven Years with Atmosphere & Rhymesayers'

As part of Minneapolis, Mon Amour, there will be a digital expo in AB in the month November. On the screens at the entrance to the main hall you can admire the work of photographer Dan Monick.

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Zornik: The fans

Why are people queuing for a few hours to watch the Zornik show?

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AB in pictures

As from this concert season, photographers collective Wannabes brings you a monthly compilation of the best pics shot at AB.

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Bon Iver

Upon arrival I am approached by a stylish Parisian woman...

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AB Café/Resto: some things new

AB Café/Resto in the Steenstraat has made some changes to make life easier for their visitors. Launching longer opening hours, Thursday Veggie Day and direct access from AB Resto to the Main Hall.

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Multimedia presentation Ashley Kahn - 50 years of Impulse

AB is extremely proud to be one of the very few European countries included in celebrating the 50th Anniversary of legendary jazz label Impulse. The ‘A Contemporary Exploration of John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman’ programme with McCoy Tyner and José James has already been announce and now we're able to welcome none less than American journalist and writer Ashley Kahn.

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About 'hall-busting-concerts'... Or about SBTRKT, El Fish, Gotye,...

It is rare for a band to be billed in the AB Club and then, due to the huge demand for tickets, re-housed to the AB Box. Then to bust out again to the main hall - and this phenomenon, it seems, is the new trend for the autumn.

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A Tribute to Alan Lomax on tour

The spearhead of this tribute to the American ethno-musicologist, which AB organised in 2009, was a unique bill involving the The Golden Glows and Roland. And they are now going on the road together.

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