- 20 september 2018
Nieuwe namen toegevoegd

So What’s Next? maakt vandaag een serie nieuwe bevestigingen bekend. Benjamin Herman ‘Project S’, Melissa Aldana, Braxton Cook, Dan Tepfer, Ben LaMar Gay, Reinier Baas & Ben Van Gelder en Valvetronic Brassband zijn toegevoegd aan het programma.

- 20 september 2018
Benjamin Herman ‘Project S’
Toegevoegd aan het programma van zaterdag 3 november van So What’s Next?: Benjamin Herman met ‘Project S’. De spraakmakende saxofonist luidde met Project S zijn 50e verjaardag in, eerder dit jaar.
- 5 september 2018
Open Call closed

So What’s Next? has received an overwhelming response on the Open Call of 2018. Fifteen artists will be selected for a spot on this years’ So What’s Next? Downtown program. More news coming soon and thanks to all artists sharing their work!

- 16 juli 2018
Open Call 2018

Would you like to perform at So What’s Next? We invite up-and-coming jazz and crossover artists to join us! Deadline for submission is September 1st.

, - 27 juni 2018
Young British Jazz

Met festivalfocus ‘Young British Jazz’ licht So What’s Next? de levendige Britse jazz scene uit. Theon Cross, Nubya Garcia, Moses Boyd Exodus, Zara McFarlane, Poppy Ajudha, Dinosaur en GoGo Penguin vertegenwoordigen een ongepolijste scene uit Londen en omstreken, die per definitie genre-overschrijdend is.

, - 26 juni 2018
New names So What’s Next?

So What’s Next? maakt een serie nieuwe bevestigingen bekend voor de zesde editie van het jazz en beyond festival op 2, 3 en 4 november 2018 in Eindhoven. Jungle by Night, Moses Boyd Exodus, Marquis Hill Blacktet, Josef Leimberg, Madison McFerrin, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Lawrence en Daltones zijn toegevoegd aan het programma.
Early Bird Tickets t/m 22 juli!

- 29 mei 2018
First names So What’s Next?

So What’s Next? maakt de eerste namen bekend en de kaartverkoop van de zesde editie van het jazz en beyond festival op 2, 3 en 4 november 2018 in Eindhoven is gestart!

- 23 maart 2018
Crate digging with Nick Hakim

Nick Hakim makes psychedelic pop rooted in 70ies soul music. An interview about his favorites and the weird relationship he has with his own music.

- 22 maart 2018
SWN? Downtown: Colin Vallon Trio

Besides the annual festival So What’s Next? in early November, throughout the year we present the best and most exciting jazz & beyond at downtown locations like Fifth | NRE. Swiss pianist Colin Vallon and trio are taking us on a musical trip that meanders between minimal music and jazz on Wednesday 4 April at Fifth | NRE.

- 8 februari 2018
A fresh perspective on Cuban music

Singer Daymé Arocena creates a mix of spiritual roots, neo-soul and jazz. At So What’s Next? we had a chat about freedom, Anderson .Paak and pigs.

- 30 januari 2018
Tank and the Bangas: “I don’t have a plan B.”

Before they took the stage and rocked it at the So What’s Next? festival last November, we had the chance to speak with Tank and the Bangas about the reason why they make music, the enormous dedication they put into it and about band members becoming like family members.

, - 7 december 2017
This is not an aftermovie

This is not an aftermovie but an open invitation to next year’s 6th edition: So What’s Next? 2-3-4 November 2018. Meanwhile enjoy the afterglow of SWN17 with images of this incredibly vibrant music scene and all artists in it.

- 6 november 2017
2017 is a wrap! Save the date in 2018

What a party it was…Thanks to all artists and the audience for coming out and save these dates: 2-3-4 Nov. in 2018!

, - 2 november 2017
New York Sessions: Matthew Stevens

We hang out with guiratist Matthew Stevens at the banks of the Hudson river. Stevens is named “a singular talent brimming with a strong identity” (DownBeat Magazine). He’s also trying to make sense of life through his music.

, - 30 oktober 2017
New York Sessions: Mark Guiliana

In the fourth episode of  New York Sessions we meet ‘Jersey boy’ and phenomenal drummer Mark Guiliana.

- 29 oktober 2017
Program guide

Ready to plunge into our program? Thank god there’s a program guide.

- 29 oktober 2017

The festival’s timetable for 2017 is live. Enjoy putting together your own schedule for 3-4-5 November!

, - 23 oktober 2017
New York Sessions: Aruán Ortiz

Cuban pianist Aruán Ortiz has been called “the latest Cuban wunderkind to arrive in the US” (BET Jazz). So What’s Next Magazine interviewed him in his home in Brooklyn for the 3rd episode of New York Sessions.

, - 15 oktober 2017
New York Sessions: Donny McCaslin

So What’s Next? goes New York and meets up with saxophone player Donny McCaslin. Working with David Bowie has taught him how to be fearless about realizing his musical vision.

- 14 oktober 2017
Listening in a digital era
How do we listen in the digital era? So What’s Next? zooms into content curation in music.
- 14 oktober 2017
Spotify playlist So What’s Next?

Yes! You can find out what this edition sounds like via Spotify.





, - 3 oktober 2017
New York Sessions: Gabriel Royal

So What’s Next? goes New York and meets up with the artists that are coming to the festival. In this first episode we hook up with singer/cello player Gabriel Royal who takes us to his playground: the subway.