Shows

nl Sat May 2, 2015 02-05-15 nl Gothardusfest, Gotha Details Tickets
nl Tue May 5, 2015 05-05-15 nl Bevrijdingsfestival, Wageningen Details Tickets
nl Tue May 5, 2015 05-05-15 nl Bevrijdingsfestival, Den Haag Details Tickets
nl Tue May 5, 2015 05-05-15 nl Bevrijdingsfestival Flevoland, Almere Details
nl Thu May 14, 2015 14-05-15 nl Dauwpop, Hellendoorn Details Tickets
nl Thu May 14, 2015 14-05-15 nl Oerrock, Ureterp Details Tickets
nl Fri May 29, 2015 29-05-15 nl Muziekweekend Pesse, Pesse Details Tickets
nl Fri Jun 5, 2015 05-06-15 nl Zomerspektakel aan het Meer, Alphen a/d Rijn Details Tickets
nl Sat Jun 6, 2015 06-06-15 nl Indian Summer Festival, Broek op Langedijk Details Tickets
nl Sat Jun 13, 2015 13-06-15 nl Pinkpop, Landgraaf Details
de Thu Jun 18, 2015 18-06-15 de Kunst!rasen, Bonn Details
pl Fri Jun 19, 2015 19-06-15 pl Life Festival, Oświęcim Details Tickets
nl Sat Jun 20, 2015 20-06-15 nl Westlandse Cross, Honselersdijk Details Tickets
de Sun Jun 21, 2015 21-06-15 de Traumzeit Festival, Duisburg Details Tickets
nl Fri Jun 26, 2015 26-06-15 nl Concert at SEA, Brouwersdam Details Tickets
nl Sat Jun 27, 2015 27-06-15 nl De Beschaving, Utrecht Details Tickets
de Fri Jul 3, 2015 03-07-15 de Hammer Summer, Hamm Details
nl Sun Jul 5, 2015 05-07-15 nl Muze Misse Festival, Oss Details Tickets
nl Sun Jul 5, 2015 05-07-15 nl Wish Outdoor, Beek en Donk Details
nl Sat Jul 11, 2015 11-07-15 nl Breda Live, Breda Details Tickets
nl Sat Jul 11, 2015 11-07-15 nl ParkCity Live, Heerlen Details Tickets
de Sat Jul 18, 2015 18-07-15 de Königswinkel Open Air, Füssen Details
be Fri Jul 24, 2015 24-07-15 be Kneistival, Knokke-Heist Details
de Fri Aug 7, 2015 07-08-15 de Musik im Park, Schwetzingen Details
cz Sat Aug 8, 2015 08-08-15 cz Fingers Up Festival, Mohelnice Details Tickets
hu August 10-17, 2015 10-08-15 hu Sziget Festival, Budapest Details Tickets
de Fri Aug 14, 2015 14-08-15 de Schlosspark Open Air, Bad Brückenau Details
de Wed Aug 19, 2015 19-08-15 de Hamburger Kultursommer, Hamburg Details
nl Fri Aug 21, 2015 21-08-15 nl Woerdense Vakantieweek, Woerden Details
nl Sat Aug 22, 2015 22-08-15 nl Strandfestival ZAND, Almere Details Tickets
nl Sun Aug 30, 2015 30-08-15 nl Live at het Amsterdamse Bos (unplugged), Amstelveen
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nl Mon Aug 31, 2015 31-08-15 nl Live at het Amsterdamse Bos (unplugged), Amstelveen
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ch Thu Oct 1, 2015 01-10-15 ch Nordportal, Baden Details Tickets
ch Fri Oct 2, 2015 02-10-15 ch Grabenhalle, St. Gallen Details Tickets
ch Sat Oct 3, 2015 03-10-15 ch Bierhübeli, Bern Details Tickets
be Fri Nov 13, 2015 13-11-15 be Ancienne Belgique, Brussels Details Tickets
nl Wed Nov 25, 2015 25-11-15 nl Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam
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nl Thu Nov 26, 2015 26-11-15 nl Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam
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Videos

  • War
  • All For Nothing
  • Streets (official video)
  • Ghosts (official video)
  • Ghosts (live @ Pinkpop 2013)
  • Home Again (official video)
  • No Way Out (official video)
  • We Are The Young (official video)
  • Let Go (official video)
  • Hooghoudt Road Movie
  • Future Legends

Music

  • Rivals Rivals
  • Rivals (LP) Rivals (LP)
  • Vultures (Festival Edition) Vultures (Festival Edition)
  • Vultures (vinyl LP) Vultures (vinyl LP)
  • Vultures Vultures
  • Borders Borders
  • War War
  • Streets (limited 7 inch single) Streets (limited 7 inch single)
  • Streets Streets
  • All For Nothing All For Nothing
  • Home Again (limited 7 inch single) Home Again (limited 7 inch single)
  • Ghosts Ghosts
  • Home Again Home Again
  • Don't Look Back Don't Look Back
  • No Way Out No Way Out
  • Send Me Away Send Me Away
  • We Are The Young We Are The Young
  • Let Go Let Go
  • When It All Falls Down When It All Falls Down
  • Youth Youth

Critics

  • Oor:

    Best Dutch record of the year

  • Rockportaal:

    A powerful, professional and dynamic record. This meets international standards.

  • Platomania:

    Irresistible hooks (…) simply great songs.

  • Veronica Magazine:

    **** (Vultures)

  • Trouw:

    Layered and well-executed (…) Tempting and melodic pop songs.

  • Nieuwe Revu:

    **** (Vultures)

  • Up Magazine:

    A record to be proud of. Dutch poprock performed at a British level. Compliments!

  • Musicfrom.nl:

    Plenty of heavily addictive elements present. Impressive.

  • FHM Magazine:

    **** (Vultures)

  • 3VOOR12:

    Their stage presence, with a healthy dose of arrogance, fits the pointy and up-tempo songs perfectly.

  • Leidsch Dagblad:

    **** (Vultures)

  • OOR:

    Kensington demonstrates to be among Holland’s best bands (Noorderslag 2011)

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Band

  • Casper Starreveld

    guitar, vocals

  • Jan Haker

    bass

  • Eloi Youssef

    vocals, guitar

  • Niles Vandenberg

    drums

  • Edison award for ‘Best Rock’ in 2015

  • Two sold-out headline shows in Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam (capacity: 17,000) in 2015

  • Second album Vultures certified gold in The Netherlands

  • Third album Rivals certified platinum in The Netherlands

  • Dutch ‘Ambassadors of Freedom’ in 2014

  • Dutch Ambassadors of Record Store Day 2014

  • Played festivals such as Pinkpop (NL), Sziget (HU), EXIT (RS), Lowlands (NL)

  • Multiple completely sold out tours in The Netherlands

  • Winner of an EMA for ‘Best Dutch Act’ at the MTV EMA’s in 2013 and again in 2014

  • Sold out shows in Holland, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France and Indonesia

  • Winner of four 3FM Awards (Best Rock, Best Live Act, Best Album, Serious Talent)