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Saturday march 9 I will play a living room concert in Etten-Leur, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands! There is still room for a few more so if you’re interested you can book a seat through: Up Close & Personal Sessions! Interested in hosting one of my living room concerts yourself? Please send me a message trough this site;)
Hereby I would like to share the trailer of my new theater show “Het land waar de blues begon”, in which I explore the folk & blues revival of the 1960s through my hero, the ultimate music adventurer Alan Lomax. At this point I am still looking for dates for the Dutch theatre season of 2019-2020. Click here for more […]
After giving it long and careful thought, I decided to temporarily stop the crowdfunding campaign for my ‘Ethiolektro’ music project in Ethiopia and resume it in February 2019. In the video below I explain why (in Dutch). This decision is based on a personal loss. Last September, shortly before my first research trip to Ethiopia and […]
Hi everybody! For the next couple of weeks I will be exploring the music scene of Ethiopia, to set up a brand new music project! You can follow my travels and musical discoveries on my Instagram, Facebook or Youtube account. I’ll try my best to post as frequently as I can;)
Recently, several solo shows were confirmed for the fall of 2018. These include Westend Theatre (Terschelling), Mezz (Breda), Zaal 100 (Amsterdam) and Brakke Grond “Festival Voor Het Afrikaans” (Amsterdam). There are also new dates coming up for Soweto Soul and my theatre solo "Van Mali tot Mississippi". Please make sure you are subscribed to my monthly newsletter to stay updated;)
New dates were recently added to the my theatre tour of "Van Mali Tot Mississippi". In this solo program I tell the story of the blues through songs and anecdotes of my travels in the US, the Caribbean and Africa. Check out the latest tour dates and information about the show on my "Theatre Solo" page.