FACT discover out the story behind an Amsterdam establishment.
Ask anybody that is aware of about file shops and so they’ll let you know Rush Hour is rather more than only a store – it’s an establishment.
Antal, Rush Hour’s co-founder, opened the shop again in 1997. Initially only a small store that stocked unusual and obscure information from everywhere in the world, Rush Hour has grown into one Europe’s finest file shops with its personal equally celebrated label and distribution arm.
Perhaps extra importantly, Rush Hour has been a house and breeding floor for some Amsterdam’s key producers and DJs over the previous 20 years, a communal area the place artists like San Proper, Tom Trago and Interstellar Funk received their DJ chops.
FACT visited Amsterdam to seek out out the story behind Rush Hour’s beginnings and the way it grew into the colourful place it’s now, chatting with Antal and the colourful solid characters that frequent the shop.
Don’t miss Rush Hour’s takeover at Manchester’s Warehouse Project this Saturday, October 13, which options Hunee, Antal, San Proper, DJ Nobu and extra. FACT readers can get £10 f tickets utilizing this hyperlink.
Watch subsequent: Watch FACT & The Warehouse Project’s livestream Rush Hour’s in-store session