Concerts in Amsterdam: October - November 2015

Concerts in Amsterdam: October - November 2015

Autumn marks the end of the festival season, and the beginning of some great indoor music concerts. Besides the huge electronic music festival ADE, some of the top names in international music will be coming to Amsterdam! Here are our picks for not-to-be-missed concerts in October and November.

Please note that ticket prices do not include service or membership charges that may be applicable to purchase price.

Concerts in Amsterdam, October 2015

› Don McLean
- Date: October 5-6
- Where: Royal Theatre Carre
- Tickets: 40 
- Genre: Folk
American singer-songwriter best known for the songs "American Pie" and "Vincent".

› The Dublin Legends (The Dubliners)
- Date: October 6
- Where: Paradiso Grote Zaal
- Tickets: 35
- Genre: Folk
Previously known as the Dubliners, The Dublin Legends played a big part in popularising Irish folk music.

› Take That
- Date: October 7
- Where: Ziggo Dome
- Tickets: 55
- Genre: Pop
A pop group that had 28 top 40 singles and 17 top 5 singles in the United Kingdom.


- Date: October 7
- Where: Melkweg
- Tickets: 20 |
- Genre: Hiphop
- Supported by Dem Atlas and DJ Adatrak, this well-received hiphop group explores the boundaries of indie-rap

› R5
- Date: October 9
- Where: Melkweg
- Tickets: 24 
- Genre: Pop rock
An American band of siblings that had great success starting on TV and Youtube.

› The Clash of the Cover Bands
- Date: October 11
- Where: Melkweg
- Tickets: 10
- Genre: Covers
A cover band competition of international renown.

› Fall Out Boy
- Date: October 20
- Where: Heineken Music Hall
- Tickets: 38
- Genre: Rock
An American band from Chicago that also plays pop punk

› Apocalyptica
- Date: October 23
- Where: Melkweg
- Tickets: 22,50 
- Genre: Metal
A Finnish band from Helsinki, famous for playing Metallica with four cellos.

› Reel Big Fish
- Date: October 28
- Where: Melkweg
- Tickets: 16
- Genre: Ska punk
An American comedy ska band with a great cult following and mainstream success.

› London Calling pop festival
- Date: October 30
- Where: Paradiso
- Tickets: 22,50
- Genre: British pop/rock
A showcase festival for the newest promising artists from Great Britain.

Concerts in Amsterdam, November 2015

› An Evening with Dave Matthews Band
- Date: November 2
- Where: Heineken Music Hall
- Tickets: 55
- Genre: Rock
An American band that sold over 30 milllion records worldwide.

Bob Dylan
- Date: November 5-7
- Where: Koninklijk Theater Carre
- Tickets: 78 
- Genre: Folk, blues, gospel, rock
A legend in music culture with more than five influential decades in the business.

Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses
- Date: November 11
- Where: Heineken Music Hall
- Tickets: 55 
- Genre: Game music, classical
A concert with music from the "Legend of Zelda" video game series.

Hot Chip

- Date: November 16
- Where: Paradiso
- Tickets: 21
- Genre: electro pop
A British band that creates albums full of dance rhythms and tight live performances.

› The Prodigy
- Date: November 18
- Where: Ziggo Dome
- Tickets: 39
- Genre: Electronic dance
English pioneers of the Big Beat genre, using various styles like rave, jungle and breakbeat.

› John Grant
- Date: November 18
- Where: Melkweg
- Tickets: 17
- Genre: Folk, alternative/indie rock
A former alternative rock musician who now tours as a singer-songwriter.

› Simply Red
- Date: November 21
- Where: Ziggo Dome
- Tickets: 48 
- Genre: Soul, pop
An English band influenced by soul, reggae and jazz.

› Bob Wayne
- Date: November 22
- Where: Melkweg
- Tickets: 12
- Genre: Country
An American outlaw-country musician from Seattle, who writes songs that tell deep stories.

Alexandra van Kampen


Alexandra van Kampen

English and Japanese theatre and culture are my forte. My mother was raised in England, and my grandmother in Japan. I studied Japanese Language and Culture, and Film and Photographic...

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