On Saturday 10 December the kick-off of Strictly Vinyl, a party that will take place monthly thereafter, will be held at De Kadans. The aim of the parties is to invigorate the electric music scene in Maastricht. DJ volt.mar from the German-Swiss minimal techno label Minimood and local resident DJ dialog will play minimal techno house. Tickets cost €4 before midnight and €5 after midnight. For more information, please visit www.residentadvisor.net.
To get into the Christmas spirit, check out the fourth annual Blackgospel Wittevrouwenveld on Sunday 12 December. This year the gospel and vocal group Breeze, which made it to the semi-final of the TV show Holland’s Got Talent, will perform at the Onze Lieve Vrouw van Lourdes church. The concert will start at 15.00 and is free of charge. For a preview of Breeze, please visit www.breezeproductions.nl.
The entertaining ice skaters from Holiday on Ice will be performing their new show Energia at the MECC from Wednesday 16 until Sunday 19 December. In this show two clowns, Ein and Stein, take you on a trip through time, space and energy. The special guest star is singer Do, best known for her cover of Brian Adams’s Heaven. Tickets are available at www.holidayonice.nl.