If there were a prize for the most productive and versatile entertainer in Flanders, Pieter Embrechts would already have won it 10 times over. During this compelling performance he whisks you off to the street where he lives, Turnhoutsebaan in Borgerhout.
Bent Van Looy is a media figure, a painter, a musician and the front man for Das Pop. He does it all with dedication. The songs on his second solo album are like a breath of fresh air. They are produced by his idol Jason Falkner.
During this performance, Patrick Riguelle and Jan Hautekiet will whisk you off on an adventurous, emotional and melomaniac journey to Paris, in the company of the musicians Chris Peeters and Thierry Plas (guitars), Gwen Cresens (accordion) and Sander Goethals (double bass).
solde Lasoen is a musician and drummer with Daan. She is back with her favourite ‘Bennen’ (Les Bens). She sings her own compositions and French and English covers from the 1960s as well as contemporary hits, with the guitarist Ben Van Camp, the pianist Luk (Ben) Vermeir and the bassist Ben Brunin.
MANdolinMAN is an innovative musical venture devised by four Flemish mandolinists: Andries Boone, Dirk Naessens, Maarten Decombel and Peter-Jan Daems. On their debut album ‘Old tunes, dusted down’ they worked with melodies by the folklorist Hubert Boone. Called ‘Unfolding the roots'
Club 27 is a club you do not want to be part of. The club dates back to the 1970s. At that time, Jimi Hendrix Janis Joplin died at the age of 27. Clara Cleymans has just turned 27. Clara Cleymans gets together with Jo Mahieu to sing personal interpretations of songs by these performers.
8 February is the day when soul music will reign supreme in the Zandloper community centre. Come along and hear three ladies with fabulous soul voices and a funky live band. Their set list leads you through the history of Motown music: The Supremes, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Stevie Wonder...
Everyone can sing along. The lyrics are projected. The performance features some surprising translations, while the Bonski's also sing some of their own compositions.
It will be a fabulous show – in the true Bonski tradition – and pure entertainment in Dutch.
In 2016 we said farewell to a great jazz musician. A musician who was a simple Brussels-born kid from the Marolles. Toots Thielemans always loved jazz. He played the accordion and guitar but his main instrument was the harmonica. You can hear him playing it in the world famous ‘Bluesette’.