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Recording our music

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Our songs are born on the road. We travel through the country(side) with just an old acoustic guitar, a contrabas and a tape recorder. Back home we go through all these recordings to find the best songs and finalize the arrangements and lyrics. We’re now at a stage that we feel…

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Surprise popup live shows

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On one of the last days of 2015, a rather warm winter day right after Christmas we did a few surprise acoustic “popup” shows. With just a few acoustic guitars, contrabas, a pack of rice (to serve as a shaker) and a rug (it really tied the room together) we…

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Preparing for live shows

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We’ve started preparing for our upcoming live shows. Its great to see our songs come alive and take shape in “stage” form, which is always different from studio recordings. Also part of the process was finding the right musicians and we’re excited to let you know drummer Stef Maes and…

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Writing songs in Veere

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We spent a weekend in the small port town of Veere to write new songs. With just a contrabass and an acoustic guitar we drove Dennis’ old VW van (converted to camper) we hit the road Friday evening to arrive later that night. We stayed at the smallest camping in the Netherlands imaginable,…

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