The former Boccaccio in Destelbergen reopens for one last time its doors on Saturday 8 september 2018. Then the legendary New Beat temple final against the plain. More than four months after the sudden closure this legendary Belgian nightclub last time its doors will reopen. In collaboration with Nasty Mondays late Belgian New Beat, the audience worthy of saying goodbye to these lives, once in the late eighties new beat its peak knew.
During The end of B pass through the main djs from the period of 1987 to 1993 review. Olivier Pieters, Phi Phi, Mike Thompson, Phil Watts, Henk Vandepapeliere and Laurent Warin pick up once more their old classics from the dust to the main room in his head to convert. Special guests are djs Cédric Piret and Status of Public Relations. The ‘upper room’ is exclusively in the character of Belgian New Beat, the genre that this year will celebrate its 30th anniversary. The genesis and the demise of Boccaccio in Destelbergen was earlier this year, detailed by Kristof Vandenhende documented in the Belgian New Beat book. The thick reference book of 280 pages takes you to the very beginning of the musical new beat story and tells you everything you didn’t know about the nightclubs, the music, the dance and the fashion. Both Studio Brussel, Radio 1, Radio 2, the most daily and weekly newspapers and Van Gils & Guests gave over the past months a lot of attention to this book and the accompanying 4CD compilation.