Brazil
Sunday Music: We Are The Champions

Sunday Music: We Are The Champions

Sunday Music on a Tuesday? Yes, please excuse me, but yours truly was busy watching the Football World Cup Final last Sunday and to jump for joy after the match. I already told you a bit or two about my passion for football and my hope, that the German team might face...

read more
After the Mineiraço

After the Mineiraço

Words don't come easy after such a truly historic match. I've been watching the World Cup 2014 semi final between host Brazil and Germany at a friend's place and after 30 minutes we rubbed our eyes in disbelief: it seemed so unreal what happened at the Estádio...

read more
The Semi Finals at World Cup 2014

The Semi Finals at World Cup 2014

4 weeks ago I posted about the World Cup in Brazil. Now the quarter finals have been played and my 2 favourite teams are still in the contest and might meet in the final, just like 40 years ago in World Cup 1974. As a son of a Dutch father and a German mother, little...

read more
Where’s the referee when politicians play foul?

Where’s the referee when politicians play foul?

It's the World Cup in Brazil. Everybody's watching football (yes, including yours truly). Nobody's watching the politicians. And what are they doing? They are passing all the laws, that they don't want us to know about and protest against. They pass them secretly in a...

read more
Sunday Music: Stan Getz / João Gilberto ‎/ Astrud Gilberto

Sunday Music: Stan Getz / João Gilberto ‎/ Astrud Gilberto

Yes, it's the World Cup 2014 in Brazil and could I not treat you with some Brazilian flavour in my Sunday Music column? Of course no official World Cup songs or Samba EDM remakes, but some really lovely 60's Bossanova from the original masters. Although I have some...

read more
Today’s match: Brazil Police vs The People

Today’s match: Brazil Police vs The People

Today finally the football world cup in Brazil starts. And as much as I'm a fan of football and support the German team, I am shocked like many of you about the way, the "beautiful game" has been taken out of the hands of the people by the leaders of FIFA in...

read more
music 4 the microglobe #4, July 2013 (just the music)

music 4 the microglobe #4, July 2013 (just the music)

This is just the music of the July 2013 episode of Mijk van Dijk’s radio podcast »music 4 the microglobe«. 1st hour: I House U, 2nd hour: electric – eclectic – essential. If you like the full radio podcast with presentation and IDs, go listen to it HERE! Mijk van Dijk...

read more
music 4 the microglobe #4, July 2013

music 4 the microglobe #4, July 2013

music 4 the microglobe has a new transmission time  on cue base-fm. Starting from July 7th we will be live on cuebase-fm every first Sunday at 10pm CET (Berlin time). What a way to chill out from your weekend! Transmission on XLTRAX from Canada is still every Thursday...

read more

Stay in the loop

& join my mailinglist

Receive the latest news and updates
from Mijk van Dijk's microglobe

You have successfully subscribed. Please open the confirmation Email and click on the confirmation link.