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Mon 16 Jan 17 . .

The RAINFOREST workshopby Derek Holzer and Mads Bech Paluszewski-Hau, is a contemporary re-interpretation of David Tudor’s series of compositions from the 1970′s entitled

Spring 2017

Weekly free jazz concerts, every Sunday from 15 January onwards! 

Fri 3 Feb 17 . 20:00

The adventurous Art of Sound festival organised by the creative workshop of SLAC /Conservatory led by Jasper Vanpaemel, is becoming a household name in Leuven’s experimental music scene. Young and old, professional or amateur, ..

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Thu 16 Feb 17 . 20:00

The members of Balthazar are ‘on a break’. They don’t use this pause to sit back and relax, but to focus on more music with their solo projects. After Maarten Devoldere’s Warhaus and Jinte Deprez’ J.

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Fri 17 Feb 17 . 20:00

For close to a decade, Portland’s Peter Broderick has cut his own unpredictable path through the world of contemporary music.

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DI 21 FEB 2017 - 21:00

Swiss-Nepalese musical prodigy and activist Aïsha Devi has put her alias Kate Wax (Border Community) at rest and started her own little label Danse Noire. On her latest album Of Matter and Spirit she combines transcendental vocals with boisterous r&b, trance and techno.

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WE 22 FEB 2017 - 20:00

Oathbreaker the West-Flemish post-metal band of four Church of Ra adepts, is doing great.

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SU 5 MAR 2017 - 16:00

In his teenage years Jan Swerts was mesmerized by Wim Mertens, Philip Glass and Keith Jarrett. More recently, neoclassical composers such as Max Richter and Jóhann Jóhannsson, but also by singer-songwriters like Joni Mitchell and Nick Drake.

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Thu 23 Mar 17 . 20:00

Seattle songwriter and magnificent storyteller Damien Jurado presents Visions of Us on the Land

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Thu 27 Apr 17 . 20:00

The South Korean band Jambinai has by far one of the most innovative sounds in East Asia’s underground scene.

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Past

Spring 2017

Weekly free jazz concerts, every Sunday from 15 January onwards! 

Elke zondagavond

Every Sunday night, STUKcafé offers free concerts by promising Belgian and international jazz artists.  

Thu 8 Dec 16 . 20:00

Cher Ami is cancelled due to illness. 

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Wed 7 Dec 16 . 19:00

The Alvaret Ensemble is a collective based around the musicians Greg Haines, Romke Kleefstra, Sytze Pruiksma and poet Jan Kleefstra, often expanding to include other musicians from around the world.

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Wed 30 Nov 16 . 20:00

Dans Dans unites the best of three worlds. Jazz without stuffiness, rock without blinkers and avant-garde without pretentiousness. A concert of Dans Dans is by means always too short. For that we can not wait till autumn to hear the new and fourth album.

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Fri 25 Nov 16 . 21:00
TIMING
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Tue 22 Nov 16 . 20:00

TIMING

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Tue 15 Nov 16 . 20:30
THE FOLK COLLECTIVE: We Bless This Mess + Rives + Dirt Miles
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Thu 27 Oct 16 . 20:00

Ben Vida is an American sound artist who investigates auditive illusions and bizarre acoustic phenomena. He worked together with, among others, former Battles singer Tyondai Braxton.

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Wed 12 Oct 16 . 20:00

TIMING

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Mon 10 Oct 16 . 20:30

Feisty and with a sweet voice, but at the same time sharp and sarcastic. Leonore, the Brussels band around Chloë Nols, plays music that quietly moves from light to dark, until dawn.

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Wed 5 Oct 16 . 20:00

This concert is postponed, a new date will be announced soon. We apologise for the inconvenience. 

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Tue 4 Oct 16 . 18:30

De Hoorn is an old industrial pearl that was renovated into a new breeding spot for creativity in Leuven.

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Sun 2 Oct 16 . 21:00

Kalaha is the name of a new Danish group that embraces jazz, afrobeat and electronic music. The 4 group members have all made a positive impression on the international music scene: 

sound • music • STUKcafé
Wed 28 Sep 16 . 22:00

What does the STUK building sound like? The space has it’s own voice formed through the echoes, resonance, feedback, undertones and vibrations. The acoustic dynamics of a space become estranged from their origins as they splinter through openings and passages.

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Wed 28 Sep 16 . 20:00

TIMING

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Thu 15 Sep 16 . 21:00

Hot Wood, the latest release from The Violent Husbands could have been taken from the Native Belgian Pop and Field Recording Archives, if there ever was such a collection. The three members (Dijf Sanders, Jason and Benjamin Dousselaere) only needed 4

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