17th May
Tuesday
Frédéric Thiphagne and Matthieu Hebrand are two French gringos from São Paulo with a very important aim in life: to promote contemporary Brazilian artists and forgotten records.
"Desconstrução" is the first compilation on their fresh Goma Gringa label, which stands as a manifesto.

For a very long time São Paulo, "a cidade cinza (the grey city)", had the sinister reputation of being samba’s grave. Not anymore. Today, it definitely is the place to be, the cradle of the liveliest music scene of all Brazilian cities and "Desconstrução" proves that. Pre-order "Desconstrução" here.



The Rush Hour crew is hooked on Brazilian music and asked the duo about their São Paulo life and their label…
28th Apr
Thursday
Long time fans of Max D the Producer, the DJ, the Digger, the Rapper, the Drummer, the Collaborator, the Bear (!) - the Rush Hour staff offered up some much pondered questions, emailed to Mr D while he toured Australia with Beautiful Swimmers partner, Ari Goldman.
25th Apr
Monday
Back in Japan this week + New Japan series next week! San Proper, Hunee and Antal meet Soichi Terada at Rainbow Disco Club. The three day festival is taking place from Friday April 29 until Sunday May 1st. Tickets are available here. And please find all re-issue info below.

24th Feb
Wednesday
Jamie 3:26 recorded us the eighth in a series of Rush Hour Store mixes! A series where we invite our favorite artists and DJs to dig the bins and record us a mix on the spot.
16th Feb
Tuesday
We’re overexcited to present our very first weekender at OT 301! Tickets are available, at the store + online! During this 3-day festival we are celebrating the opening of our new record store.

Dego’s 2000black Family (live), Volcov, Margie, Beau Wanzer (live), Mick Wills, Interstellar Funk, Robert Bergman, Lee Collins and Sadar Bahar are our guests!

9th Feb
Tuesday
Rush Hour moves to a new shopfront! After 17 years in the Spuistraat 98, we've moved to number 116, expanding our playground with more new and second hand records, plus room for new activities. To celebrate this transformation, a 3-day opening weekender at OT 301 with Dego’s 2000black Family (live), Volcov, Beau Wanzer (live), Mick Wills, Lee Collins, Sadar Bahar and many more will be the kick-off!
2nd Feb
Tuesday
Soichi Terada tours North America, starting this weekend! Please find dates and tickets below.
2nd Feb
Tuesday
Hunee heads to Australia and New Zealand this February! Have a look at the dates & details.
1st Feb
Monday
Antal recorded a set with some of his fresh Brazilian discoveries....
28th Jan
Thursday
Two new additions in the store mix series! San Proper came down to celebrate his December birthday month with us and recorded a towering 2,5h mix on the spot. Patrick Gibin aka TwICE blessed us with a sweet soul mix, containing lots of overlooked album songs...
23rd Nov
Monday
Tonight we are honored with avid diggers Rob and Ken from the incredible Numero Group imprint behind our decks. Very curious what they will bring us... Tune in from 7pm!
23rd Nov
Monday
2015 has almost passed and we have to say it has been an incredibly inspiring year for Rush Hour. Looking back, we compiled "Rush Hour Best of 2015", that is now available on RH's Bandcamp page and will hit other digital stores from December 1st.
4th Nov
Wednesday
Dutch legend Orlando Voorn restates his unique approach on techno with his fourth studio album “In My World”, out now!
8th Oct
Thursday
Something quite wonderful happened yesterday evening. With "Hunch Music" released on Rush Hour, Hunee won the 3VOOR12 award for best Dutch album of the year. It's the first independent electronic music record winning the prize.
6th Oct
Tuesday
Rush Hour is back on tour! We're happy to announce a series of label nights taking place across Europe and Japan, w/ Ron Trent, Hunee, Antal, San Proper, Interstellar Funk, Robert Bergman, Volcov, Leon Vynehall and more!
5th Oct
Monday
Soichi Terada plays his "Sounds From The Far East” compilation live in Europe this fall!! After over 20 years, the Japanese house pioneer will present his classics live in London, Paris, Berlin and Amsterdam in October and November.
5th Oct
Monday
Only a few more days left... we are exited for this year's ADE!

We have quite a packed events roster, all info is included below. And we have some exclusive records in store throughout the week.
30th Sep
Wednesday
It has become a tradition, so we're back with four in-stores during Amsterdam Dance Event this month. Please join us in our cozy record store for sessions with highly acclaimed DJs.
8th Jun
Monday
Ron Trent is preparing a Prescription retrospective, set for release on Rush Hour in late 2015.

After over two decades of Prescription, Trent looks back on his musical journey, shifting through the releases to capture the essence of Prescription’s legacy. The Chicagoan started Prescription together with Chez Damier from Detroit, and the label’s innovative discography became a landmark in house music.

5th Jun
Friday
Rick Wilhite is in town, so for the occasion we have a limited offer. Buy Rick Wilhite's "Vibes 2" album + your entree ticket for the Novel Clubnight in Canvas, where Rick Wilhite will play an exclusive show in Amsterdam on the 20st of June. 20 euro for both!

Check out the Facebook event here

1st May
Friday
Our last Somewhere In Amsterdam with Sadar Bahar, Ge-ology and Robert Bergman was a real party..again!

After this memorable edition last Sunday, we liked the idea of collecting photos of those evenings, so these won't get lost on the internet.