On Saturday September 20th the fourth installment will take place of the North Sea Surf Festival, the biggest festival in Northwestern Europe dedicated to instrumental surf music. The festival will be held at the legendary venue De Melkweg in the heart of Amsterdam. The festival will feature 9 bands in the venue and 3 artists in the cinema and this year proudly presents Daikaiju (USA), Fifty Foot Combo (Belgium), The Phantom Four (NL), Dirty Fuse (Greece), Surfer Joe & The Tonomats (Italy/NL), The Twang-O-Matics (Norway), The Krontjong Devils (NL), Les Agamemnonz (France), The Akulas (Belgium), Steinar Karlsen (Norway), Kapiolani Boyz (Spain) and Phantom Frank (NL) as the full line up. Besides the 12 live shows there will be 4 surf movies at the Melkweg Cinema, a cocktailbar, clothing stands and a record store with collectable surf vinyl and cd’s.
Last show with the Arguido
Sounds Like: The Hives, Dead Kennedys, Urban Dance Squad, The Vaccines
Manager: Endewerf Management
Bio: The Phantom Four & The Arguido are the best surfband from The Netherlands powered by the legendary frontman of the Urban Dance Squad. Together they create a unique sound that combines the rawness of eighties surf punk and new wave with a modern rock sound. The quintet plays a unique crossover bet...See Full Bio
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