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Johnito
Posted: 5 Jun 2013

Benefiet EP "Be Free" voor slachtoffers van mensenhandel
Onder de naam “Artists4Freedom” hebben Harry Loco, Johnito en Iwanjka onlangs de EP “Be Free” uitgebracht, welke is te downloaden in alle bekende online muziekwinkels. De opbrengsten komen, via de stichting FSTH.org, ten goede aan slachtoffers van mensenhandel en moderne slavernij. Het artwork is van Majella Blijdenstijn, en aan het project is verder meegewerkt door Meg Nezaj en Gia Ibarra van het in Californie gevestigde Global Freedom Concerts.

Verkrijgbaar via iTunes, Amazon en andere grote online muziekwinkels.

Meer informatie:

http://johnito.nl/blog/2013/05/11/out-now-befree-by-artists4freedom/
Mindy
Posted: 4 Jun 2013

Mindy bij omroep Brabant!
Beluister het Mindy interview bij Omroep Brabant

http://vimeo.com/67137346
Rosebleed
Posted: 3 Jun 2013

release "Sirens"
Our first independent release "Sirens" is being released digitally everywhere - and physically in 7'' Vinyl split single, with the Norwegian band "Soup" in limited copies.

http://youtu.be/3JLyXKy5UnM
BOMMEL
Posted: 25 May 2013

Piet Souer
Het is inmiddels iets langer dan een jaar geleden dat ik besloot om mijn gitaar weer op te pakken. Deze keer met de intentie om het nu eens serieus aan te pakken, waar we vroeger hoofdzakelijk voor de lol en het feest speelden. Waar ik overigens geen seconde spijt van heb!

Na het opnemen van mijn demo, onder toeziend oog van Frits van Mourik, in Studio het Pand te Vlaardingen is het allemaal vrij snel gegaan. Een vrij volle agenda volgde al snel maar ik werd, dankzij Marie-Louise van Eekelen van Studio 2 Management, ook opgepikt door componist/arrangeur/producer Piet Souer, die wel iets in mij zag.

Na een succesvolle ontmoeting werd er in SouerStudio 2 te Blaricum een demo opgenomen met De Bommelband. Dit viel bijzonder goed in de smaak en inmiddels heb ik samen met Piet een lied geschreven, dat we binnenkort gaan opnemen en uitbrengen.

Wordt Vervolgd...
Mindy
Posted: 20 May 2013

Interview radio Mill
Luister naar recent interview met de single !

http://www.lokaleomroepmill.nl/mp3/190513%20Mindy%20Broeren.MP3
Professor Tony Lab
Posted: 13 May 2013

Labtones Live! Bibelot May 25th 2013 Dordrecht (NL)
After editions include Merz (Dordrecht), de Unie (Rotterdam) and the Havenfestival (Alblasserdam) Labtones Live! now in Bibelot along with three great acts!

21:30 to 22:15 The Circumstances
Of hushed acoustic singer / songwriter songs to firm, experimental indie-rock: The Circumstances of all trades. Herman Hofman 3FM said: "How is it that these guys have no stadiums full draw?". We do not understand.
http://www.labtones.com/artist/thecircumstances

22:40 to 23:25 The Levi's
The Levi's guarantee pure rock! Influences of Social Distortion to Pearl Jam and Stone Temple Pilots make for an explosive mix of melodic lines, thick pounding guitar riffs and dance-able.
http://www.labtones.com/artist/thelevis

23:50 to 0:50 Duncan Idaho
It's hard with Duncan Idaho. After the publication of the internationally acclaimed album 'The Event Horizon' The band among other programs Manic Street Preachers and San Cisco. Be surprised by its original indie-rock on Labtones Live.http://www.labtones.com/artist/duncanidaho

More info:
http://youtu.be/hp35HAInF_M
http://www.labtones.com/live/
http://www.facebook.com/events/138739289642865/
BOMMEL
Posted: 7 May 2013

Café De Komedie
Leuk artikel op de PopUnie site...

http://www.popunie.nl/2013/de-bommelband-met-volledige-akoestische-bezetting-in-cafe-de-komedie/
Labtones
Posted: 6 May 2013

ARTIST OF THE MONTH MAY: THE CIRCUMSTANCES
For a while now, the artist of the month May can be found in the upper regions of the LabCharts: The Circumstances (NL). This band was founded in 2008 and combines a powerful sound with sensitive, poetic lyrics. They have a diverse repertoire, which reveals various influences, from Radiohead and Bright Eyes to U2. Intimite acoustic singer/songwriter moments are being alternated with powerful indierock and psychedelica.
The first EP of the band was released in 2009 and it resulted in a place on the main stage of the big Wantijpop festival, amongst other gigs. After some changes in personel, the follow-up was released: the EP 'Firing Neurons'. A song from this EP made it onto a compilation with the best new Dutch music and next to that the band was asked to perform live on the big national radio station 3fm. In other words, things are going great for the band en this year they will perform a lot to promote their EP and increase their fanbase. This tour will bring them to Labtones Live! in Bibelot (Dordrecht, NL) as well on May 25! As a little taster, listen to some songs on their profile: www.labtones.com/artist/thecircumstances.
Speech Machine
Posted: 6 May 2013

"An album to seek out"
Compositions with an acoustic guitar based core and semi-acoustic mode of delivery is what Speech Machine provides on its third CD "III", occasionally flavoured with cello, bassoon and keyboards, and with half a foot or so placed on the borderland of grunge. An album to seek out for those who enjoy grunge just as much as acoustic rock, I assume, especially if you find music with somewhat of a detached mode of delivery to be fascinating.

Olav M Bjornsen: April 15, 2012
Progressor.net

read full review at http://www.progressor.net/review/speech_machine_2012.html
Reggie Miles
Posted: 3 May 2013

REGGIE MILES - BOTTLENECK BLUES, NR-021, CD-R
""An absolute full bodied, dig down deep vocal and guitar... Miles growls, but the diction is solid and clear. The recording is clean. Miles' hesitations and pulse are a marvel and a trademark that distinguishes his work above most solo blues practitioners in the country... You can see those blue notes fall off Reggie Miles' hands... "Makin' Bacon" is a hoot... One of the most original interpretations of this classic blues gem. ...everyone has a great laugh with Miles' "It's The Slide Of Your Size"... Classic Miles having fun, but oh so musically... This was recorded live. Miles' very large persona does come through on recording much like it does on stage. He is a commensurate entertainer and skilled craftsman, particularly in the blues guitar, singing and harmonica that is delivered here live. For Blues lovers, it just doesn't get much better than this collection." Chris Lunn Ancient Victorys News Volume 5, Issue3 - Fall 2012 (Sep 07, 2012)
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Biography
Plan de fuga is an Italian band formed around the year 2005. All members are pretty experienced musicians that also cooperate with different artists of the Italian music scene.
After a long rehearsal time the band immediately self produced a six tracks demo and started performing around Italy and abr...